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    Dolphin Bay

    333 Iliahi St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2399
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good37%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “banana bread” (102 reviews)
    “fresh fruit” (58 reviews)
    “every morning” (57 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 19 November 2012

    This place is super scruffy, I would compare it to a very low end youth hostel from my back packing days. If $10 per night, that would be acceptable, but considering the cost - Dolphin Bay is disappointing and incredibly overpriced. Noisy (needed earplugs to...More

    5  Thank Hayley B
    Reviewed 18 November 2012

    Our second time here, so I'll just list the pros and cons. Pros: * Affordable, decent rooms. Clean, not fancy., * Little kitchen is great for family meal prep. Also, because Hilo has expensive and not-too-good restaurants, this is a nice option for some people....More

    1  Thank LetsGooooooo
    Reviewed 17 November 2012 via mobile

    Found this place thanks to Trip Advisor. Did not disappoint. Reasonable rates, clean, functional and comfortable accommodations, and banana bread with helpful advice. I love the frog harmonies at night but there are earplugs provided in the room for those who might not. Easy distance...More

    Thank Robert L
    Reviewed 13 November 2012

    Off the beaten path in a neighborhood near downtown. The staff is very freindly and exceptionally helpful. They have a lot of suggestions on dining and volcano experiences. Nothing fancy about the hotel, just a great sense of Aloha.

    Thank Bernadette T
    Reviewed 7 November 2012

    Great place to stay in Hilo! Clean, friendly, and you will feel the island heart beat. Frogs are loud at night, but where else can you sleep with frog "white" noise. Staff is wonderful and coffee and cakes in the morning are all you need....More

    Thank Beth G
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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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    • US$156 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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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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    Room Tips
    "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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    "Rooms facing the back garden"
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