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    Shipman House Bed and Breakfast Inn

    131 Kaiulani St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2529
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    1 - 5 of 226 reviews

    Reviewed April 28, 2017

    Lovely Victorian home; comfortable, beautifully decorated rooms,;absolutely phenomenal breakfasts built around the locally grown fruits; warm, knowledgeable hosts, views of the magical sunrise across Hilo Bay.

    Thank KEW686
    Response from Hilomama, Owner at Shipman House Bed and Breakfast InnResponded May 8, 2017

    Thank you so much!

    Reviewed April 22, 2017

    This is an ideal and beautiful B&B in one of Hilo's grandest estate homes. I needed a local place for the night since my Internet was down and I was warmly welcomed and treated as if I was one of their first guests ever even...More

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    Reviewed April 11, 2017

    There is nothing negative to say about this place. It's an historic landmark, not only of Hilo, but for the entire state of Hawaii. The owners/hosts, Barbara and Gary, are friendly and knowledgeable. The house is amazing and the rooms are comfortable and spacious. We...More

    Thank mseghers
    Reviewed February 16, 2017

    Our two-night stay at Shipman House was excellent. I would return in a heartbeat. The historic house is beautiful and full of interesting artifacts, including a letter of introduction for Jack London and his wife. We stayed upstairs in Auntie Clara's Shell Room, which offers...More

    Thank Tanya M
    Reviewed January 28, 2017

    My Mother and I stayed in Flossie's room for two nights during a longer trip to the Big Island, the Shipman house was one of the highlights of our trip. The owners are incredibly knowledgeable about all things Hawaiian and shared excellent tips. The room...More

    Thank Sheri T
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • $219 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 5
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    • Hilo
    • Also Known As
    • Shipman House b&b Inn ,
    • Shipman House Hotel Hilo ,
    • Shipman House Bed And Breakfast Inn Hilo, Hawaii
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    Robert P
    December 26, 2016|
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    Response from Hilomama | Property representative |
    Thank you for contacting Shipman House. No, I'm sorry, we do not accept pets, as too many other guests have pet allergies. I'm not sure who in Hilo does accept pets.
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    d102macc
    November 2, 2016|
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    Response from Hilomama | Property representative |
    Thank you for contacting Shipman House. If you all want to share a room, then we do have Flossie's Room on the first floor with twin beds and we can bring in a rollaway. There is a $35/night charge for the extra person, and... More
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    "Clara's room has the best bay view. Flossie's room is on 1stt floor, therefore is the most..."
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    "Auntie Clara's room is best view - has separate bathroom but this is not a problem."
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    "Auntie Clara's Shell Room has gorgeous sunrises."
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    "All rooms looked really nice. You can't go wrong."
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