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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

Hilo Bay Hostel is one of the best places we stayed in while holidaying in Hawaii. Scot and Terry are friendly and helpful and they will go the extra mile to make you feel really welcomed. They are so nice that we felt that we have made friends for life! The location is very good and the prices of rooms... More 

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Berne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2011

Beautiful house, nice staff, affordable. Stay here if you are going to Hilo!

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2011

This is one of the coolest hostels I have ever been to. I have stayed in the private rooms as well as the public dorm style rooms. It is clean, affordable and you are bound to meet some interesting people here. It is in a good spot in Hilo close to the natural food store, an open air market and... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2011

Very charming, old style, all in wood and warm atmosphere. Nicely located in the heart of Hilo. It was very clean, the staff was always cleaning ! Terry, the manager, is the nicest guy on earth, he will welcome you and make sure you feel at home. It was so pleasant, we spent a whole day just relaxing in the... More 

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thecheesetoast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2011

This hostel had the most genuine and the friendliest staff I've ever met on any backpacking trip taken in the past. The rooms had nice sized beds and furniture that gave it a homey feel. The kitchen was large and fully stocked and there are washers and dryers on-site. The floors were spotless and the bathrooms were clean and always... More 

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Shepperton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

The hostel is nice enough, very quiet (too quiet I thought) in terms of inside noise. However there was a lot of noise coming from the street outside, with the coqui frogs in particular singing away all night (though I didn't really mind the frogs). The room was really spacious and mostly clean, though I did see one cockroach scuttle... More 

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Pahoa, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

I stayed here last night August 17th 2011. The office was close to closing when I came in but Justin the night security guy was kind enough to check me in. The hostel is very clean and safe feeling, I did not get any bad vibes at all from any of the staff or fellow guests. I would highly suggest... More 

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Koloa, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

Found them on the Internet and decided to give them a call. Was greeted by a friendly staff that was more than helpful. We arrived early in the morning and I called to see if I could just leave my bag somewhere while I explored the island and I was told to come on in and that my room was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

What a clean place! Comfortable rooms, nice, clean and airy. The sounds of the song birds is a pleasure. Extremely accommodating and friendly staff. Everything you could want is within walking distance. Enjoyed every minute and will always recommend Hilo Bay Hostel

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011

The staff is very helpful, polite, and friendly. They will go out of Their way to make your stay enjoyable. There are a variety of restaurants, bars, beaches, and waterfalls that are in walking distances. The hostel itself is very old but well kept by the owner Scott and staff Terry, Glenda and Justin. The community bathroom and the kitchen... More 

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Additional Information about Hilo Bay Hostel

Address: 101 Waianuenue, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range: $30 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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