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.

Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast

Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
No availability for your dates from these sites
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

295 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast
See the most recent reviews
Showing 283: English reviews
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 February 2008

My girlfriend and I stayed at this B + B for two nights. We were visiting friend in O'ahu and took a short midweek trip to the Big Island. I would definitely recommend making your way over to the Big Island and if you are going to stay in Hilo, this is definitely a great place to stay. The location...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 2tcktsaroundtheworld
Winnipeg
Reviewed 29 January 2008

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights in January, and we would definitely recommend it. We stayed in the Bamboo Room. It is the most private room (being at the end of the lanai, farthest from foot traffic). This B&B is quiet, breezy, has a very comfortable bed, beautiful gardens, waterfront view, and we enjoyed the constant lull...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank KayrisMac
Long Beach, CA
Reviewed 12 January 2008

Hale Kai is a classic B&B where every room features an ocean view to die for (yes, you will hear the waves crashing all night). The rooms and service are flawless, but what really sets Hale Kai apart is breakfast. A gourmet meal (e.g., feta frittata, macadamia nut pancakes, baked French toast) is served upstairs on the “lanai” overlooking Hilo...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Trav_L_Moore
North Carolina
Reviewed 31 December 2007

Hale Kai is as good a B&B as we have stayed in anywhere. The location, about 5 minute drive from downtown Hilo, is convenient and the ocean view is wonderful. The owners are very helpful and accommodating---my wife was sick and they let us check in early, no problem. Their breakfasts were excellent and offer you the chance to meet...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carrboro
Denver
Reviewed 21 December 2007

I've been to Hilo several times and the hotels are the pits. After nine days at what's supposed to be the nicest hotel in town, I switched to the Hale Kai! What a great place. I found the hosts to be most helpful. Rick even helped drag my luggage to my room. I'll be back when I come for business....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lauraatdia
Takoma Park, Maryland
Reviewed 19 December 2007

Found the Hale Kai through a Google search for B&Bs on the Big Island. The view really is as gorgeous as on their web site. Every room has an ocean view; the breakfast table and the pool also share that view. You can watch boats, storms, surfers (one of the prime surfing spots on the Big Island is just below),...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank cmonkeydog
Benton
Reviewed 24 August 2007

We just returned from staying three nights in the Moana room and loved it. The view was fabulous, the sound of the ocean below was amazing to fall asleep to, the smell of all the flowers was wonderful, the breakfasts were delicious, the room was nice & clean, the location was great, Maria and Rick were gracious hosts, and did...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank lwooly
new jersey
Reviewed 15 August 2007

My husband and I stayed in the Heritage Room for 4 nights on our first trip to Hawaii. The Hale Kai B&B is fabulous. Our room was clean and more than enough space for the two of us. The view is unbelievable and the breakfasts are something to look forward to. We loved our time in Hilo and saw so...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank summersun3eb
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 25 July 2007

I can't say enough about this B & B. Awesome view! Great breakfast. Beautiful property. Wonderful hosts. The location was great for exploring the Hilo side of the Big Island. One day we explored the waterfalls and drove up the coast. The next day we wandered around the Puna district. Great snorkeling at the tide pools. The third day, off...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank ontheroadagain65
Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 5 June 2007

We were planning on moving to Hawaii and stayed at the Hale Kai for a couple of nights while we looked for a home. Loved it! This is all about place and the Hale Kai Hawaii is in just the right place. The ocean views are stunning and the sound of the waves crashing against the shore below lulls you...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank sharpshot

162 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (129)
Viewed
Room/Suite (29)
Viewed
View from Room (20)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Dining (18)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (7)
Viewed
Other (51)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (33)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (20)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Other (2)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Hilo
4.1 km away
Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
3.2 km away
Dolphin Bay
Dolphin Bay
#2 of 8 in Hilo
662 reviews
5.8 km away
Arnott's Lodge
Arnott's Lodge
#1 of 8 in Hilo
525 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
4.8 km away
Hilo Seaside Hotel
38.3 km away
Chalet Kilauea
Chalet Kilauea
#1 of 2 in Volcano
393 reviews
12.9 km away
The Palms Cliff House Inn
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront accommodations with a spectacular, panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean and Hilo Bay. Enjoy a delicious breakfast while watching surfers, dolphins, and seasonal humpback whales. Relax in the evening to the sound of the surf. Four oceanfront rooms available, each with private bathroom, free WiFi, cable TV, fresh flowers, lanai, and access to pool and hot tub. Quiet, peaceful location 2 miles north of Hilo Town, just 10 minutes to the airport. Smoke-free property. Free parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast

Address: 111 Honolii Pl, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2203
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range: ₹ 12,279 - ₹ 13,119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda and Priceline so you can book your Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hale Kai Hawaii Hotel Hilo
Hale Kai Hawaii b&b
Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast Hilo
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 Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast 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

“All rooms have incredible views - breakfast on the 2nd floor balcony over looking the ocean.”
deirdrea458, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Bamboo room affords the most privacy”
OotyKate, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Bamboo Room was at the end of the house and more private than others.”
MontanaIrish1, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“It is a small facility.... four rooms I believe, but each one looked great and all had magnificent views of the Pacific.”
caliber38, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“The bamboo room seemed the most private as it was at the end and no one had to walk past it”
  • View from patio outside room
  • Bamboo Room
acnad0811, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Check these sites for availability
Booking.com
Agoda.com
Priceline
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates