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    Volcano Rainforest Retreat

    11-3832 Twelfth St, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
    (808) 985-8696
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    Traveler (201)
    Room & Suite (90)
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good13%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “forest house” (44 reviews)
    “guest cottage” (27 reviews)
    “outdoor shower” (35 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 261 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    staying at this rainforest retreat and hiking the Volcano national park was one of the highlights of last January 2017 visit to the Big Island. This is a Band B however the breakfast was somewhat minimal. Coffee was good.

    Thank samE9374NK
    Innkeeper's Favorite Review
    Reviewed February 1, 2017

    We stayed for 3 nights in the Sanctuary cottage which was as if we were in a Japanese glass enclosed wonderland in the middle of a jungle. The room was cozy with a small kitchenette, bathroom, and a very comfortable queen bed. The design of...More

    Thank Julie G
    Response from VRRVolcano, Owner at Volcano Rainforest RetreatResponded March 7, 2017

    Aloha Julie, Our thank you for your caring and descriptive review of your stay in the Sanctuary cottage at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. Peter and I are grateful to know that you valued the coziness of the smallest of our guest cottages. It means a...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    we were a family of 5, with 3 older kids. We happily shared a large cottage. It was very comfortable and homely. Very close to the volcano. On advice from the retreat we witnessed an amazing site of the erupting volcano at very close hand!...More

    Thank themay0s
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    My family and I love the Rainforest Retreat. The room was clean and cheerful. The staff feels like family after a short stay. Our breakfast was delicious. The Rainforest Retreat is the perfect stay for a visit to Volcano National Park.

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    Thank Cindy M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    NO doubt we'll be back! Peter and Kathleen Golden have created the Volcano Rainforest Retreat to be everything that you would want in the most lush, private rainforest area on the Big Island of Hawaii. Beautifully designed and with exquisite attention to detail to make...More

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    Thank Patti C
    Response from VRRVolcano, Owner at Volcano Rainforest RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

    Aloha Patti, As the year ends, we are grateful to receive your review with such senstive impressions of the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. We so enjoy kinowing that you valued the details and care we give our home and guest cottages. We join you in valuing...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • $199 - $381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Island of Hawaii >
    • Volcano
    • Also Known As
    • Volcano Rainforest Retreat Hotel Volcano ,
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    December 30, 2017|
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    Response from VRRVolcano | Property representative |
    Aloha Christel, Mahalo for letting us know you would like to book. Please go to our website link on or Trip Advisor page. You will see a green tab named Cottages&Rates/Availability above the top navigation bar. Click... More
    DeAnna C
    July 19, 2017|
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    Response from VRRVolcano | Property representative |
    Aloha DeAnna, 'Pogsie' gave a perfect answer to your question (thank you, Pogsie!). Please let me know if you have any other questions regarding our property or cottages. Mahalo! VRR
    May 7, 2016|
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    Response from VRRVolcano | Property representative |
    Aloha, Yes, the temperature in the outdoor shower has been monitored and adjusted since those occasional concerns were mentioned.
    Room Tips
    "all lodges are good"
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    "The very best of comfort all the way around...no suggestions to be made! Any one of the few cottages are..."
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    "None needed"
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    "The Sanctuary was super sweet but tiny, if you can afford it you may enjoy a bigger room."
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