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The Lotus Garden Hilo

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been to Hawaii on four previous occasions, but always to Oahu, Maui and Kauai. Before leaving for my latest trip to Maui, a friend told me I HAD to visit Hilo, and to stay at the Lotus Garden. I followed her advice, and after all these years, I have finally found the authentic Hawaii. Hilo is charming -... More 

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Point Lonsdale, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Loved this characterful accommodation. Particularly liked the downstairs shower under the cottage (open to nature, not the neighbours) and the feeling of being in a rainforest but being able to walk out the gate to find ourselves in the middle of Hilo. We stayed in the middle of July and were very comfortable with the fans that were provided. The... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

I stayed for 4 nights in one of the studio apartments (Irene). I had reached out to Megan for accommodation availability and she responded with pictures which made it easier to decide. Due to a last minute change, I arrived later than expected, Megan was kind enough to give me directions to the property. The studio apartment was welcoming with... More 

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daylesford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights in the two dragons studio at lotus gardens in Hilo. The studio is just lovely, high ceilings, open and airy, beautifully decorated. It is right in the heart of downtown Hilo, opposite pineapples restaurant (really good food) and a supermarket and just a block back from the bay. It was clean and well equipped, down to... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

Sometimes I think I know a place and I've seen everything that needs to be seen. I've traveled to Hilo many times over the years and I never heard of The Lotus Garden. A friend of mine in Oahu suggested that I look up The Lotus Garden. When she said it was near the Farmer's Market I was a bit... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

Had a four night stay at the main room at the front left. Every day we parked the car directly outside of the bedroom window and ate breakfast at the small hole in the walls nearby. The room was beautiful but the road was directly outside so sometimes the car noise would be a bit of a menace but at... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

We loved staying here! Jasper was very friendly and helpful. We stayed here for three nights. We stayed in the upstairs apartment. It has a gas stovetop, full sized refrigerator and sink. Fully stocked with equipment. Garbage bags, dish rags and soap provided. Shower is downstairs and pretty open, but we didn't feel exposed. Gorgeous flowers and plants everywhere. The... More 

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Redlands, CA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

We planned a 3 night stay in Hilo for March 2016 and then found the dates were at the start of the Merrie Monarch Festival. After contacting several hotels and inns, all with No Vacancy, I contacted The Lotus Garden as their website showed our dates available. I called to confirm and get details. We spoke on the phone at... More 

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Hasselt, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

I stayed here with my wife on our honeymoon. The cottage was clean and well appointed, the owners were very friendly and we had some nice talks. Comfy bed, no airconditioning but fans do the trick. Nice location and conviently located, no hotel parking but plenty of parking spaces nearby. Some great food options too.

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montreal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

We had a great experience at this vacation rental. Meghan and Jasper are really nice folks. The hotel itself is located in the heart of Hilo. A lot of restaurant of great restaurants are accessible by foot. What we liked : - We we're upgraded to a more luxurious accomodation - Feels remote while being in Downtown Hilo - very... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lotus Garden is a tropical delight in the old town of Hilo. With the budget traveler in mind, we have created a serene oasis providing 2 private guest apartments, and 2 plantation cottages. This is an experience of 'old Hawaii.' Our garden is walled on all sides with old trees and a mix of flowers and ferns, making it a place to relax and enjoy the island's slower pace of life. Stepping outside the gates and onto the street, visitors will find lots of great local restaurants and live music venues. The Hilo Farmers Market is just one block away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lotus Garden Hilo

Address: 140A Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2982
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range: $60 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Lotus Garden Hilo Hawaii
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