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Holmes Sweet Home B&B

107 Koula St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-1625
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Ranked #5 of 18 Hilo B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Immediately we arrived we had a warm welcome and friendly. Simply place a pleasant and well maintained. John and Charlotte did everything to make us satisfied and succeeded. Fair price and great location

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Anaheim, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

John and Charlotte are amazing individuals. They were extremely welcoming with great suggestions on what to see and do on the Big Island. The queen size bed was nice a cozy for the two of us. The beautiful garden, sounds and smells at the B&B were breathtaking. My daughter and I would take a nightly walk in the neighborhood, which... More

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Bern Mittelland District, Switzerland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We had a great time by John and Charlotte in Hilo. They are very friendly and helpful. Their breakfast was so delicious. Every morning you will get a fresh fruit bowl, still warm, homemade muffins and the best coffee from Big Island. They gave us very helpful informations about what to do, where to eat and more. The room was... More

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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137 reviews 137 reviews
35 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We had a lovely, restful stay with John and Charlotte mid-May. They are very welcoming, and also very knowledgeable about Big Island and the rest of Hawaii. Their suggestions about the locality enhanced our stay very much. They even have beachmats, and beach towels that guests may borrow. The shared sitting room is an oasis of calm. Access to the... More

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Sunshine Beach, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

John and Charlotte are lovely people and we had a nice breakfast. Unfortunately, the bed is not comfortable, there is a see through lace curtain in the bedroom and it's a long way out from the airport and main area. We were only staying for a very short time and it cost us a lot of money to get there... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We stayed with John and Charlotte this past May for 4 days. If you're looking for a homey, clean and comfortable B&B, this is it. The hosts are knowledgeable about where to go and what to do on the Big Island. They are so friendly and helpful -- true examples of the Aloha spirit that makes Hawaii great. We would... More

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Calgary, Canada
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We had the pleasure of staying at this B&B in April, 2014. John and Charlotte are a sweet and wonderfully gracious and welcoming couple who know the Island well and have great information about all there is to see. Their home is in a quiet area of Hilo and you'll be greeted by their itty-bitty welcoming committee kitty who is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed at "Holmes Sweet Home" in September 2013 and it was a superb experience. It was the first trip that we stayed at a B&B and after the experience with Mr and Mrs Holmes we will surely do it again! They had the best tips for Big Island, since both of them are retired rangers from the National Park.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I have never stayed at a B and B before -- so really cannot compare. Décor dated. Clean. Superbly friendly host and hostess. Common room where breakfast was served very neat, but the office/home was cluttered. Breakfast was continental -- freshly baked muffins. Could borrow many things for the beach.

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47 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Having seen so many good reviews, we were surprised and disappointed with our stay. The room's decor was extremely dated, and there were significant signs of wear and tear. The room and house in general were very cluttered with lots of "stuff" everywhere, which did not aid the sense of cleanliness. The bathroom in particular was in urgent need of... More

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Address: 107 Koula St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-1625
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
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