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Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great place to stay for romantic get away in Hilo! Clean, beautiful views of the ocean, tasty breakfast, and helpful hosts!6 Would return to stay in this place if visiting Hilo again. Hosts helped with dinner plans/suggesting activities!

Thank Olga S
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

While our room was simple but clean, that's probably the best thing I have to say about this place. The vibe here is unpleasant. Breakfast was stingy. The driveway where you're supposed to park along with other guests is downright terrifying. If you want the screen door opened for air, you're basically sleeping in an unlocked room. We felt safe,...

Thank Osa65
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Hale Kai for four nights and would highly recommand this B&B if you are traveling to the Hilo area. Breakfast is very good with fresh local fruits and an entree fresh made every day by the owners. Rooms are not fancy but spacious and comfortabele. They all have first class sea view and a porch. The owners...

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Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Hilo can be a bit of a challenge when it comes to the weather but this lovely B&B definitely makes up for it! It's got a unique location with ocean view and a chance to watch Hilo's surfing scene from their deck! We stayed at the Bamboo room which was a great choice with the most privacy! The room is...

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Reviewed October 9, 2016

Lovely B&B overlooking ocean on the outskirts of Hilo around 4 miles from the airport. Friendly welcome from Ric and Marie, then we headed the short drive up the road to Akaka falls and scenic drive. Room very comfortable, spacious with own patio. Breakfast served upstairs with other guests large selection of fresh fruits followed by freshly prepared hot dish....

1Thank traveller0065
Burnt Hills, New York
Reviewed August 1, 2016

My daughter and I stayed in the bamboo room for the first 4 nights of our trip. I booked a condo on the ocean in Kona for the next 5 nights. There is a comfortable feeling here that feels like home. The bed was very good and the room was very clean. We did not want to leave. Maria's breakfast...

1Thank gerardilisa
Spokane Valley, Washington
Reviewed May 18, 2016

The view, the rooms and the breakfast were all top notch. We were so fortunate to get two rooms on short notice and only stayed one night.... we would certainly have stayed longer if space was available.

Thank caliber38
Safety Harbor, Florida
Reviewed April 17, 2016

I cannot say enough about how beautiful this location is! A perfect place for this lovely B&B! We stayed four nights in the Bamboo Room the first part of April. That is the room you want if you want a little more privacy - it is at the end of the row of the four rooms they have available. Be...

1Thank Debbie O
Villa Rica
Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

There is so much to see and do on this side of the Big Island. I had seen many five star ratings for Hale Kai and only one night was available during our week there. I thought if we could only stay one night it would be worth it. So glad we got to stay here. Ric welcomed my mom...

1Thank LCPS113
El Paso, Texas
Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

I don't think I've ever spent a more restful night listening to the tree frogs and the surf rolling in. In the mornings, the breakfasts were first-rate (cocoanut macadamia pancakes!). The views are spectacular. Maybe 10-15 minutes from downtown Hilo. Would stay here again in a heartbeat. I'd live here if I could.

Thank Barry L
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront accommodations with a spectacular, panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean and Hilo Bay. Enjoy a delicious breakfast while watching surfers, dolphins, and seasonal humpback whales. Relax in the evening to the sound of the surf. Four oceanfront rooms available, each with private bathroom, free WiFi, cable TV, fresh flowers, lanai, and access to pool and hot tub. Quiet, peaceful location 2 miles north of Hilo Town, just 10 minutes to the airport. Smoke-free property. Free parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast

Address: 111 Honolii Pl, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2203
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range: $190 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“It is a small facility.... four rooms I believe, but each one looked great and all had magnificent views of the Pacific.”
 of 5 bubbles caliber38, May 18, 2016 | Read review
“The bamboo room seemed the most private as it was at the end and no one had to walk past it”
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 of 5 bubbles acnad0811, Feb 18, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have great view of ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles kito-tomoko, Jan 18, 2016 | Read review
“Next time I would stay in the Bamboo Room. It's slightly more private than the other rooms. But all are nice!”
 of 5 bubbles garygB589UY, Dec 14, 2015 | Read review
“Moana and Pele were great, but all of the rooms seem nice.”
 of 5 bubbles stevil555, Nov 19, 2015 | Read review
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