We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Rainbow Retreat Center

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Pahoa
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

6 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 6: English reviews
Start your review of Rainbow Retreat Center
 Click to rate
San Diego, California
Reviewed 21 August 2015

My boyfriend and I had high hopes for this place because of the pictures and positive reviews. The owner e-mailed me the day before to let me know the check-in time, that two of her colleagues were going to welcome us, and that she provided a complimentary upgrade to our room. She sounded very professional and that made us excited...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank takelupac
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

The wibes, the energy were so good in that place....it was hard to find and the neighborhood was a bit....scary....but once you are there, it´s just a place cool, peacefull, perfect, one of my best souvenir...The room are cosy , the breakfast really good, and really, the vibes ans the good energy....merci beaucoup

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Gregory C
Łódź, Lodz, Poland
Reviewed 25 October 2013

Nice place, away from main road. Very good local breakfast. Excellent if you want to enjoy sunset in the tropical forest when day animals and birds go to sleep and night creatures awake. Full of tree frogs, so expect croak all night long.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ZbigXXXX
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 29 August 2013

We were only in the area one night, and didn't know what to expect. It's off the beaten path, but worth the drive. Terrie, the owner, in wonderful, and the cats and dogs are great company. Very peaceful and comfortable. The night sky was amazing, as was the papaya boat for breakfast. Black Jack the cat joined us for our...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank RMNP_Hiker48
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2013

We stayed for 3 nights in February and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Terrie (the owner) is very welcoming, friendly and knowledgeable of the local area she provided us with lots of information about what to see and do - and there is quite a lot, stuff you don't read about in the regular travel books. We stayed in the Ohana...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank y0dagreen
A TripAdvisor Member
Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2004

Delightful atmosphere, food and company. Fresh fruit and Macadamia nuts at all times, a cat and fresh muffins and Kona coffee greet you in the morning. There are also two sweet dogs to romp in the yard with. The Rainbow Inn has the largest above-ground swimming pool I have ever seen! I highly recommend a stay here and do take...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank A TripAdvisor Member

8 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Pahoa
35.7 km away
Chalet Kilauea
Chalet Kilauea
#1 of 2 in Volcano
389 reviews
29.2 km away
Arnott's Lodge
Arnott's Lodge
#1 of 8 in Hilo
518 reviews
6.1 km away
The Kimos' Ohanas
The Kimos' Ohanas
#3 of 17 in Pahoa
69 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.6 km away
Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast
4.1 km away
The Ohia House
The Ohia House
#1 of 17 in Pahoa
203 reviews
2.3 km away
Lava Tree Tropic Inn
Lava Tree Tropic Inn
#4 of 17 in Pahoa
130 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An outdoor swimming pool, tropical grounds area and barbecue facilities are featured at this Pahoa bed and breakfast. This Hawaii property is a 10 minute drive from the lava heated ponds at Ahalanui Park. Breakfast and free Wi-Fi are provided.Modestly furnished rooms are offered at The Rainbow Retreat Center. Tea and coffee-making facilities and pool views are available in select rooms. Providing a rustic Hawaiian experience, rooms with shared bathrooms offer no electricity and are surrounded by transparent screens.Breakfast at Center Rainbow Retreat is sourced locally and includes fresh, organically grown fruit. A tour desk is also available on site to assist guests with local attractions. Guests can enjoy horseback riding before retreating back to enjoy the terrace.Snorkeling opportunities at Kapoho Tide Pools are a 10 minute drive away. Isaac Hale Beach Park is 9 miles from the bed and breakfast. Hilo International Airport is 20 miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Retreat Center

Address: 14-635 Seaview Rd, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778-8111
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Pahoa
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Rainbow Retreat Center Hawaii/Pahoa
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Rainbow Retreat Center staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Rainbow Retreat Center staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Absolutely get there if you like green and nature, but if you are a city animal avoid.”
ZbigXXXX, 25 Oct 2013 | Read review
1 of 1