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    Dolphin Bay

    333 Iliahi St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2399
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    • Excellent53%
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    “banana bread” (98 reviews)
    “fresh fruit” (58 reviews)
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    Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

    Would not choose any other place in Hilo. Very clean. Extremely helpful and friendly. Owner John is there and super guy. Fresh fruit free for breakfast along with banana bread. Can't say enough nice things about this place Our third visit here.

    1  Thank Larry K
    Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

    If you are active, adventurous people this is the place to stay. They have a mini kitchen in the units. BIG shower space. The rooms are equipped with fans, no A/C...but you don't need it anyway. The rooms are just right and simple for on...More

    1  Thank TanDJ86
    Reviewed February 4, 2017

    We aren't very adventuresome and usually stay at chain hotels and, to be honest, chose Dolphin Bay because we didn't have many other options. What a pleasant surprise! Spacious, unique room and convenient location (short walk to downtown) but the best feature was the wonderful...More

    1  Thank Bernie F
    Reviewed February 3, 2017

    Hilo is a vibrant historic town, on the lush side of the Big Island. Dolphin Bay offers large, clean, airy rooms with a small kitchen area, complete with apartment-sized refrigerator, stove, sink, dishes, pots & pans, and a table and chairs. There is a lovely...More

    1  Thank mmfarrell2016
    Reviewed January 10, 2017

    2nd time stay after 14 years since the reviews indicated that not much has changed! Still the same delicious papayas, you-pick starfruit, personal hiking recommendations, cooler & beach towels as needed, nicely equipped kitchen in the rooms, good shower head, clean and very comfortable rooms....More

    5  Thank IremK
    Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • $167 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    November 2, 2016|
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    Response from P A | Reviewed this property |
    The room I stayed in had two beds. There was three of us as well.
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    June 15, 2016|
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    Response from P A | Reviewed this property |
    No our room just had a fan over the beds
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    "Most all the rooms are pretty quiet, try and get a ground floor room if you have heavy luggage- no elevator."
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    "I suspect rooms are all very similar. It is John and his team who are the stars."
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    "Rooms facing the back garden"
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    "Every room is good"
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