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Kilauea Military Camp

99-252 Crater Rim Drive, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
+1 808-967-8333
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  • Very good55%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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99-252 Crater Rim Drive, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The general store at the camp is a great place to stock up on your picnic supplies. They do everything here from food, drinks and gifts.

Thank Barry and Nicol... G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed and dined at the Kilauea Military Camp for a week. Reasonably priced and average food, but the price might be on the high side for the accommodations. From a comfort stand point it was OK, but one day my room had an invasion of...More

Thank hikingnut
Reviewed 9 September 2017

A nice respite near the Volcanoes National Park. The dining facility has limited hours but the gift shop is open and has a nice selection of snacks. The rooms are somewhat spartan but a great price for Hawaii. One of the perks of military service.

Thank H T
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We stay here every time we come. This trip we had our 4 granddaughters (ages 4 - 12) and their parents (4 adults). We had 3 units. Breakfast was OK. The mai tais from the lounge were excellent (and strong!). The units provide flashlights, which...More

Thank Marsha B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Accidentally drove onto the area while exploring the National Park. All building were of the same design and lots of signage to tell you where everything is (store, bathroom, etc). Security wasn't too tight as we were able to drive in and out without any...More

Thank JeromeDZ
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have been coming here during our visit since 1989. Always a treat to stay here. The Lava Lounge (which opens daily @ 4pm) make greta mai tais!

Thank allezmike
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We love staying here.The cabins are perfect for our family of 5. The food is good. The store is great. The coffee is wonderful. And all the hikes at Volcano National Park are right there! We went to watch the lava every night because it...More

Thank BeckyandAzzie
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We went for breakfast before going for a hike. I got the buffet and my wife ordered a breakfast meal. Both of our meals were bland and we both disappointed, at least we had some calories to burn for the hike.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This is one of Hawaii's best kept secrets, and yet zillions of people pass it every day. The rooms are only for rent to active or retired military, but the cafeteria and gas station are open to anyone. Come early to eat (think it opens...More

Thank SabreSailor
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

SAME REVIEW AS KILAUEA VOLCANO MILITARY CAMP If you're looking for a "hotel," this isn't it. The camp is stuck in the 40s-50s, but is super charming and the vibe is slow and friendly. We've been twice and will continue to choose KMC when staying...More

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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99-252 Crater Rim Drive, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Volcano
  • Phone Number: +1 808-967-8333
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