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Overview
333 Iliahi St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2399 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Pool
Restaurant
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed here for many years in a row after staying at the Hilo Hawaiian this is so much better you may not have a swimming pool but I didn't miss it.. the ambience here the friendliness the homie atmosphere, the staff, the cleanliness,...More

Thank Jac M
Reviewed 26 August 2018

A warm and friendly place to stay. Clean and comfortable rooms with cooking facilities. Room has ceiling and desk fans. They are needed in the August hot and humid weather. A banana bread/fruit breakfast and tea/coffee is provided John, the owner, is well aware of...More

Thank Dave N
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at The Dolphin Bay Hotel in Hilo for two nights. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. Our room was big and nicely decorated and we loved the complementary coffee and banana bread served each morning. My only constructive comments...More

1  Thank katecharland
Reviewed 14 July 2018

I do not understand why this place is so highly rated. It has strange and dated decor (lots of dark wood paneling, concrete walls), no A/C, mediocre wifi, uncomfortable (hard) beds, and a not very attractive price. There are not a lot of hotels to...More

1  Thank Jake S
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We recently spent two nights at Dolphin Bay. Our room was large and comfortable, with a fully operational kitchen. The hotel provides papayas, bananas and banana bread each morning - with coffee and tea. John was very responsive to several requests for information on the...More

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About
Description
Seasoned guidance for a wide range of Big Island adventures. Walking distance to downtown Hilo. Clean quiet & reasonable. All rooms with kitchens. Free WiFi Internet available. Rated nicest small hotel in Hilo. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$ 169 - US$ 228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dolphin Bay Hilo, Hawaii
,
Dolphin Bay Hotel Hilo
Location
United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$ 169 - US$ 228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dolphin Bay Hilo, Hawaii
,
Dolphin Bay Hotel Hilo
Location
United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
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Traveller (321)
Room & Suite (90)
Dining (13)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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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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Lynne M
16 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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Billy K
28 March 2016|
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Response from Jac M | Reviewed this property |
No pets are not allowed. But if you have a service animal you may want to call and ask them
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Room Tips
"You can even borrow their cat if you need a "fur fix"."
774ginnyh
7 May 2018
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"They're all great."
LeeH188
19 Mar 2018
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"We were on ground level but the rooms on 2nd floor have balconies."
mitymodenver
16 Mar 2018
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"We were in the second story end room (19, I think) and it was great."
SisterMaryK
8 Mar 2018
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