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The Bay House

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42 Pukihae St., Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

It was great to stay at this bed and breakfast - comfortable room, quiet, nice size, big balcony overlooking Hilo bay, listening to the ocean waves, generous breakfasts and a fantastic location so close to downtown Hilo with easy access. Two minutes drive to restaurants, under 10 minutes to the airport with great recommendations of what restaurants to go to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for four nights and really liked the vibe. The hostess was very sweet but allowed you your privacy. The rooms are large with a lovely private lanai. The rooms are really clean and are decorated beautifully but relaxed so that you immediately feel at home. We stayed in the Palm Room. Every morning we would get a... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We liked the Bay House very much because of the great view and sound of the ocean pounding the cliffs. All of the rooms were decorated differently with similar layouts but we liked the Harbor Room, where we stayed, the best. It had a corner lanai with great air flow. It is the closest to the hot tub which could... More 

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Maryville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

On our 1st trip to the Big Island we could not have been more pleased with our choice of accommodations at the Bay House. Tina was warm and welcoming and the room was perfect, a beautiful view of the bay with a private balcony. The location was also perfect with a short 3 minute drive to downtown. Tina even gave... More 

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Los Angeles, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Well appointed rooms, great breakfast convenient location. You can't get any better than this in Hilo. Thomas and Tina were very accommodating and sweet to us. The rooms are clean, nicely decorated and have great views of the bay. There is no air conditioning, but since you are 20 feet from the water, the breeze is more than enough to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Bay House is just 3 quiet rooms available to book It is tucked right off of Hilo downtown for walking purposes. With the sounds of the ocean all night and day, sleep is guaranteed. Cool breezes off the harbor make this so pleasant sitting on the lanai, where there is a wonderful view of the harbor. It's clean--spotless and tidy--rooms... More 

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Sun City West, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We are so glad we decided to stay 3 nights at the Bay House B&B in Hilo. Location is great, but the ambiance and room were the best! We stayed in the Harbor Room which I think has the best and most private lanai. The rooms are all beautifully furnished, and very comfortable. Loved that the 3 guest rooms have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We recently stayed two nights at the Bay House in Hilo. We had the Harbour Room. It was a great spot right on the water. The room was spacious and clean and the private lanai was perfection! Each morning we enjoyed a very good breakfast that included local fruits. The inn is close enough to walk to dinner and shops.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

The Bay House provides the perfect place to stay while visiting Hilo! It is walking distance to downtown Hilo which has a world famous farmers market and lots of great shops, yet it is tucked away just enough that you truly feel like you're in old Hawaii. The rooms are spacious, unique and tasteful. The bed was probably the most... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

A peaceful retreat with great views. Lovely room with Hawaiian touches. Delicious and plentiful breakfast which was ready at 7am each morning (best bread pudding we've ever tasted). This we enjoyed while sitting on the lanai enjoying the ocean views. The guide book provided in the room was really informative. The bed was the most comfortable we've ever slept in.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Bay House

Address: 42 Pukihae St., Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range: $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
The Bay House Hotel Hilo
The Bay House Hilo, Hawaii
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