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1492 Wailuku Drive, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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Ranked #9 of 18 Hilo B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was a little reluctant to stay so far out of town but the advantage is that it's in a really lovely, quiet location with a big yard that backs onto the river. You wake up to the sound of all the birds singing their hearts out. Rooms are perhaps a bit on the basic side, but breakfasts are really nice.... More 

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australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We stayed three nights at the Old Hawaiian B&B located in Hilo and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. It is close to the town and to the lovely Rainbow Falls (well worth the visit). The house is set on a large property with all kinds of tropical fruits. Lory was away but we were more than adequately looked after by... More 

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Scotland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We stayed just two nights at Lory's lovely bnb in a nice, quiet residential part of Hilo. By far the most memorable part of the stay was Lory's wonderful breakfasts - a superb range of fruits right from their garden, home baking, smoothies etc.beautifully prepared and presented on the spacious lanai. Our bed was quite comfortable, though the shower and... More 

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We stayed two nights in the Sunrise room which appeared more inviting in the website photos than it really was. It felt cramped and under decorated. As the photos show, the sink is w/in the room. The toilet/shower combination is in a cubical with 3/4 high walls. Room service does not include making the bed. There is no TV. The... More 

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Aviano
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We can't say enough kind things about Lory and her B&B! This is the second time we've been here and will always book a room here when on the Big Island. As other reviewers have mentioned, the breakfasts, the yard, the lanai, the rooms, the neighborhood ALL were out of this world. Lory's hospitality make the place so unforgettable. The... More 

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Teaneck, NJ
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed at the Old Hawaiian B&B for three nights at the conclusion of our trip to the Big Island. The room was spacious, and the king size bed beyond comfortable. Our room, which featured a bathroom with sunken tub, and open shower, was perfect and we looked forward to returning each day after sight-seeing & driving around the Hilo... More 

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Trenton
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Sweet 3 bedroom ,, doors off Lanai ( covered) Beautiful back yard with fruit trees and Serenity Breakfast was superb with fresh fruit tropical smoothie and baked goods never tasted any where before. Other guests were from Canada. Was a great learning experience with lots of laughter

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North Vancouver, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I can't believe this place doesn't have a higher rating! What a perfect place to call home while visiting this side of the Big Island. We stayed in the spacious Hawaiian Room with the equally large bathroom. Loved it. I think the hosts, especially Lory, have worked very hard at making their home quite special. The graceful lanai was laid... More 

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Hilosunshine, Owner at The Old Hawaiian B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was great to have you stay and look forward to you returning. We do enjoy showing off our fruit and backyard. So glad you enjoyed your stay. Lory and Stewart More 

Nanaimo
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Beautiful home in a very quite suburban area of Hilo. Beautiful grounds with many local fruiting trees backing on the Wailoku River. Rainbow Falls and The Boiling Pots just a short walk away. We only stayed one night in the Bamboo Room as we took time out from our West Side vacation to tour the Hilo side of the island.... More 

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Tampere
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We stayed for two nights in the Sunrise Room in mid-November during our anniversary trip. The property is in a quiet residential area. The garden was wonderful, the breakfasts were perfect - delicious and visually stunning. The breakfast is served on the porch/veranda/lanai. As there are only three guest rooms, the breakfasts are cozy, lively events - this of course... More 

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Address: 1492 Wailuku Drive, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
The Old Hawaiian Bed And Breakfast
The Old Hawaiian Hotel Hilo
The Old Hawaiian B&B Hilo, Hawaii

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