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    Wild Ginger Inn Hotel & Hostel

    100 Puueo St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2428
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    • Excellent33%
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    Free Internet
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    1 - 5 of 151 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    10.17.2017 ALL CHILL NO FRILL! The Wild Ginger Inn is owned and managed by the delightful Love family, WGI is a low budget but high quality Hilo Hotel/Hostel. Say Aloha to the travelers and/or locals over the epic breakfast spread and you'll be amazed by...More

    Thank TheVolcano
    Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

    I do not recommend for a cosy hawaiian holidays. The hostel is in a very old building and not clean enough to host any guestes. Lobby was dirty, long time ago swept floor and sticky tables. Breakfests are served from 7:30-9:30, but forget about it...More

    Thank Alicja L
    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    Most people coming to Hilo are looking for an old town feel. This is exactly what you will find in Hilo. No billboards, flashy lights or snooty hotels. I stayed at Wild Ginger Inn for an extended holiday. I loved every minute of it! The...More

    Thank Stormy V
    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    Where do I even begin? From the beginning upon entering the Inn the staff was immediately rude to me and my family. I confirmed when when booking that they had a phone accessible to guests and that wasn't accurate at all. They would not allow...More

    Thank tinahcastillo
    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    I was just looking for somewhere cheap and cheerful to sleep around big days exploring Volcanoes National Park while on the Big Island and this ended up being my favourite place I stayed. I spent most of my time out and about on the magical...More

    Thank Chels82
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$30 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Hilo
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    "The rooms are old plantation style, not commercial hotel style. There are fans, no ac unit, and wi-fi is in..."
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    "Bring insect repellent, or lavender/peppermint essential oil, just in case"
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