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Dolphin Bay

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  • Excellent53%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“banana bread”(105 reviews)
“fresh fruit”(59 reviews)
“every morning”(58 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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Kitchenette
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a cozy little place very close in to downtown Hilo. Staff were all friendly and helpful. Fresh coffee, bananas, papayas and banana bread are available in the morning. The gardens are lush and the hotel cat is friendly! From my experience, it seems...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

This hotel was exactly what we love to find when traveling; clean, quiet, small, and friendly. The owner(s) were gracious, welcoming, and very helpful in every way. The location was ideal for us as we like to walk to town and enjoy the slow pace...More

2  Thank mobywile
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We stayed with family for 2 nights here. Its a quiet hotel on a quiet street not far from Hilo downtown area. As other reviewers have talked about, the owner is friendly and provides good tips for your sightseeing or dining needs. Fresh fruit from...More

1  Thank muk_sd
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time here. The room was large, very comfortable and clean. The staff cannot do enough for you! Even the resort cat “Opi” is friendly!! You are located just 10 minute walk from Downtown Hilo where there is a diverse choice of...More

1  Thank Douglas E
Reviewed 18 November 2017

My wife and I stayed at the Dolphin Bay while on our way to the Volcano park area and we’re very happy with the choice. The hotel isn’t fancy but covers all the basics and then some. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable, and...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$169 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$169 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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417SM417
2 November 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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Goddess44
15 June 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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"Book about 30 days in advance"
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"Call hotel directly to book. It was $79 more on Hotels.com and Trivago"
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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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