We stayed here two separate times when I was visiting with my buddy. We stayed in the semi private room as the deluxe room was sold out on both visit. The rooms are super clean, bathroom and kitchen is newly renovated. Checkin was painless and the staff are very helpful.
The location of the hostel is great, it is about 10min drive from Hilo Airport. Since I don't feel comfortable staying in downtown Hilo (downtown hilo is a little sketchy at night) so this is perfect. The only complain i have is the bed during the first visit, the mattress feel a little weird.. kinda like sleeping on a layer of plastic.
I would recommend staying here if you ever visit Hilo, and make sure you check out Richardson ocean park, nice spot to see turtles and occasionally the Hawaiian monk seal if you are lucky.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Arnott's Lodge and Hiking Adventures is located in a delightful, tropical area minutes from the coastline. We offer a range of affordable accommodations from backpackers in one building, to deluxe rooms with private bathroom in another. In between these accommodation extremes we have semi-private/suites that include a shared bathroom and a kitchenette which makes family vacations affordable. We also incorporate a beautiful camp ground for tenters. Inexpensive bike rentals are available. Arnott's also has its own tour division where lodge guests get substantial discounts on incredible adventures such as the summit of Mauna Kea and Volcanoes National Park. Come experience a relaxed Hawaii environment within walking distance to green sea turtles and swimming beaches. We hope to see you soon. Aloha ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Arnott`s Hotel Hilo
- Arnotts Hotel Hilo
- Arnott's Lodge Hilo, Hawaii