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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

pictures are misleading nothing like the pictures the out side of the building needs painting needs new beds no air conditioning no curtains in the bathroom no privacy bed is no Good no breakfast as promised

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Sao Carlos, Brazil
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The property is well located, our room was very spacious, with a kitchen, bath and great view. However, cleaning is not their forte. Fortunately the toilet and kitchen were ok, but I dropped something and when I looked under the bed there was like an inch of dust!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

I really like the charm of this place. We were in Room 1 with a king bed and a beautiful view of the harbor. A cool big house with several rooms. Living room with a pool table and lots of outdoor space. Not fancy, just cool and different.

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Bellevue, ID
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

We were not happy with the Hilltop Legacy. We were givein the smallest room (like a really old dorm room), an old sutdent desk to hold the coffee pot, a small refridgerator and microwave (high points). An electrical nightmare of extention cords to run all of this, an old matress, sheets like harsh dish towels, strings for light pulls in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this beautiful house in January 2016 Although some of it,is in original condition and a bit worn,it is a lovely place to stay Very welcoming owners and father Beautiful gardens,lovely views,great location We made this our base for 3 nights while we explored the area Our daughter had a different room to ours which had a beautifully... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

The home itself is beautiful. You are perched on a hill overlooking Hilo and the ocean. It is ideal. The view from our room was breathtaking. The room itself is huge and feels like a chamber in a fiction novel. The romance of course is then hit hard with certain realities. No air conditioning without an offsetting sea breeze makes... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Hilltop Legacy is in a beautiful house on top of a hill overlooking the ocean. We got a room on the side with a balcony and a wonderful view. The gardens are fabulous. We would certainly stay here again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I'm not sure if the owner was there by coincidence when we arrived as we didn't encounter a single soul for the remainder of our two days at the Hilltop Legacy. Nevertheless, he was very welcoming and allowed us to check in early and stored our bag before we returned later in the day. I don't wish to berate the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I had two nights of solo traveling and picked the Hilltop last minute. I was pleasantly surprised. I was put in their legacy room and it was spectacular. An unbelievable view and such a charming room. It is a little older house which gives it it's charm.. It had everything I needed with a mini fridge and coffee maker. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I arrived at the Hilltop Legacy for a 3 week stay after lodging at Uncle Billy's (on Banyan Drive) for one week. Hilltop Legacy is quite far from the beach, however the views from the hilltop on which it is situated are magnificent. Upon arrival I was greeted by Jade. He was a very welcoming host and gave me all... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hilltop Legacy is a beautiful Hilo vacation rental conveniently located in downtown Hilo Bay. The Hilltop Legacy Vacation Rental could not be in a better location for your exciting Hilo Vacation. The Hilltop Legacy is located in Hilo is just a short 5 minute walk to the many shops, restaurants and museums that downtown Hilo has to offer. Although the Hilltop Legacy is so close to downtown Hilo Bay, You still have the amazing privacy and views that you can't find at any of the hotels in Hilo. Unlike many of the Hilo hotels, this vacation rental truly offers all the conveniences of being in town while at the same time having the relaxing and peaceful country atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilltop Legacy

Address: 57 Hina St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2005
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range: $88 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hilltop Legacy 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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