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The Old Hawaiian B&B

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunrise room”(12 reviews)
“fruit smoothies”(9 reviews)
“rainbow falls”(19 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Business Centre
3 Star Hotel
The Old Hawaiian B&B is a two story 'Olde Hawaiian Style' home located on 1/2 acre of gorgeous landscaped grounds, backing onto State-owned land, and the Wailuku River. It is situated in one of the most peaceful and tropical areas of Hilo, and only two blocks from the Boiling Pots Park...
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1492 Wailuku Dr, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-1254
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6.9 km to Hilo Intl Airport
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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

First of all, there's no lava running through streets of Hilo! It's not a scene from the movie, "2012!" The current lava flows are going directly into the ocean 30 miles south of Hilo, they just happen to be popping above ground in & around...More

Thank EricJtrip
Response from Hilosunshine, Owner at The Old Hawaiian B&BResponded June 5, 2018

Aloha Eric, Thank you for writing a review and letting people know how wonderful the Big Island is. See you on your next visit to Hilo. Lory and Stewart

Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

It was very easy to get to and in a quiet and pretty neighborhood. We were greeted by the owner who showed us our room. Cozy,nice comfortable bed with a great view of her park like back yard. Just stayed one night as we had...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

We come to Hilo every year visiting family. This is our favorite Hilo B&B. Much better than the best Hilo hotel. We have stayed at many other B&Bs, hotels, and family in Hilo. They have all been good, but we like it here better.

Thank Craig B
Response from Hilosunshine, Owner at The Old Hawaiian B&BResponded April 24, 2018

Aloha Craig and Sherry, Thank you for writing a review for us. We enjoy having you stay with us each year. Thank for the flowers, I love them. Lory

Reviewed April 18, 2018

Quiet location, but not too off the beaten path. Fresh fruit much coming from the proprietor’s backyard which ends in a great cliff. Nice waterfall 1/4 mi up the subdivision road (in a small state park with free parking if you don't want the little...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed March 25, 2018

Wonderful accommodations during our 4 nights in Hilo. We stayed in the Sunrise room, it is exactly as described. Morning breakfasts always had fresh fruit from the yard, beautiful view in backyard. Met other guests there who made the trip memorable. Lory was great to...More

Thank Deb M
Response from Hilosunshine, Owner at The Old Hawaiian B&BResponded March 28, 2018

Mahalo for writing a review and for staying with us. It was fun meeting you both and hope you are able to make back to Hilo. Lory and Stewart

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$109 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$109 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from jeffm4000 | Reviewed this property |
About 15-20 minutes to Hilo Airport. About 2 hours or so to the Kona Airport.
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About 15-20 minutes to Hilo Airport. About 2 hours or so to the Kona Airport.
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"We stayed in the smallest of the three guest rooms and it only had a shower (maybe important for those bath..."
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"Very quite"
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"Hawaiian Room very large with large bathroom, Sunrise Room well set up"
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"Sunrise Room is full of colonial charm. Hawaii Room is spacious and comfortable."
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