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Barrington, IL
Reviewed 3 February 2014

We are back from visiting for three nights, with four people in our family (three adults and one pre-teen). This is a fantastic place with fantastic hosts. To match what others have commented; the breakfasts are Hawaiian greatness (and cute for kids), the view is the best we have ever had for nature (including extra waterfalls after a rain), your...

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Montgomery, Texas
Reviewed 31 January 2014

Steve and Nancy The view into the valley is one of the best anyone will ever see. We had a great time, the place is awesome. The chilled wine in the refrigerator was a great touch. The breakfast was great and the service was superb! When we return to the Big Island this will the place we will stay. Thanks...

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Cicero, NY
Reviewed 26 January 2014

First of all this beautiful B&B has to have one of the top 25 views (top 10?) in the world offered by a B&B. I kid you not and it was certainly the best view from a B&B in our travels. Perched above a 1000 foot drop to a valley and black sand beach below, the view is breathtaking As...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 26 January 2014

We very much enjoyed our stay at Waipio Rim. The room has nice furniture and is lovely decorated. The view from the terrace is amazing. We also loved the pupus as well as the breakfast prepared by our friendly hosts, Nancy and Steve.

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State College, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 January 2014 via mobile

I have waited a few weeks to write this review, because I have been looking for the right words to express how wonderful this place is. I'm not certain I have found them, but I'll try. There is no place on the Big Island that is more serene or more beautiful. My daughter and I were privileged to be there....

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Tacoma, WA
Reviewed 6 January 2014

Can't add many more compliments than what's already been said. Beautiful place in a beautiful setting. Cool, comfortable apartment with tasteful yet functional furnishings. Mac nut pancakes were the best. Nancy and Steve are wonderful people and great hosts. Would love to return.

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Cypress, Texas
Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

Nancy and Steve have a gem. This is a one of a kind B&B. My husband and I are in our mid 20s and this was our first time staying in a non-resort accommodation. I have no clue why we have been throwing our money down the drain for so many years at resorts! The room is so comfortable and...

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Midland, Michigan
Reviewed 21 December 2013

After staying at the Rim in Dec. of 2011, we decided to return this Dec. What a great choice we made. The accomodations, as we found them to be on our first visit, are the best, clean, comfortable and very relaxing. The sound of waves on the beach below lull you to sleep each night and gently welcome the mornings...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 20 November 2013

It's difficult to add much to what has been said by others--this is truly an amazing and wonderful spot with delightful hosts, first-rate amenities, and views across and into Waipio Valley that you won't get anywhere else. Steve and Nancy are very kind and staying at Waipio Rim felt more like visiting friends than staying at a B&B. Even getting...

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Walnut, California
Reviewed 20 November 2013

I can say there are many places to stay on the big island, but none can provide you the view and peacefulness as Waipio rim. there is only one and this is the one. we stayed 4 nights and each day we awoke it was like being there for the first time. the breakfast is prepared with care and love,...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waipio Rim is the only B&B with a dropaway view directly into historic Waipio Valley. Built in 2009 as a private upstairs studio separate from the main residence. Enjoy sunsets, welcome wine and pupus on your private deck. Breakfast is served with a view that includes the black sand beach of Waipio Valley, taro patches, whales in the winter, and Maui on a clear day. Stay a fifth night free after four consecutive nights! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waipio Rim

Address: 48-5561 Honokaa-Waipio Rd., Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Honokaa
Price Range: ₹ 13,615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
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Waipio Rim Hotel Honokaa
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