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The Palms Cliff House Inn

Expedia.comUS$ 238*
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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
Reviewed 24 March 2017

An abrupt turn off the highway heading into Hilo, and suddenly you are under a canopy of tropical green. You are winding along a curved drive through wonderfully landscaped grounds literally right alongside the blue Pacific towards a lovely white Victorian style old Hawaii home. The decor is all old Hawiana. It is close for hiking and exploring Akaka Falls...

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NYC
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is the perfect place to stay for Hilo...I looked around before booking and opted for charm vs chain...which can be risky...but in this case, the right choice. The in town chain hotel is hard on the airport and helicopters are buzzing overhead continually--be warned. But this property is peaceful and the 15 min. ride into HIlo for dinner is...

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Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I fell in love with this property! It made me feel like I was visiting someone's secluded and romantic Hawaiian estate on the water... We slept with the sound of the waves crashing on the shore. We watched the sun rise from our bed - the lanai is completely private. The homemade breakfast prepared by one of the girls was...

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South Lyon, Michigan
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The Palms Cliff House Inn is a wonderful retreat just 10 minutes outside of Hilo, HI. We pulled into the secluded and well manicured grounds to find a southern plantation style restored home and guest rooms. Located on top of the ocean cliffs, we enjoyed the gorgeous sights and sounds of the Hawaiian surf. The room was vary spacious and...

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Amherst
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We didn't really know what to expect about this place. As soon as we got there we realized we were in a really special place. The setting is very estate like and right on the water. The rooms have a luxurious sensual and comforting feel to them. We added a night because we didn't want to leave. Our first night...

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Kailua, Hawaii
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I selected the Palms as a birthday and Valentines Day surprise. I had no referrals or recommendations from anyone, prior to our stay so we both felt the anticipation. The unknown can be fun and our stay at the Palms was just that; fun, relaxing, and a place we'll return to in the future. The room was clean, food was...

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Conroe, Texas
Reviewed 16 February 2017

My wife and I stayed five nights at this Inn. We stayed in the Tropical Dreams room #3. It turned out to be a great base for us to explore the east side of the Big Island. The breakfast served on the veranda was a great way to start the day. There is no A/C so we slept with the...

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Switzerland
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I was really looking forward to my stay here, and had high expectations after reading the reviews. Certainly the location is breathtaking, and the view from the room gorgeous, but there were coakroaches in the room, which made me very uncomfortable waking on the carpeted floor. Also, I was disappointed with breakfast, I mentioned well in advance I was vegetarian...

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North Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stumbled upon this beautiful bed & breakfast. We had such an amazing experience Waking up every morning to a stunning ocean view along with a complimentry breakfast on the lanai was a perfect way to start our day. I loved the French toast and fresh papaya! During our stay we felt at home. Our tropical room...

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Burlington, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The Palms Cliff House is a wonderful sea side (cliff side) Bed and Breakfast. Being able to sleep with your private patio door open at night to listen to the Pacific ocean sounds was wonderful. Breakfast each morning on the veranda was so beautiful and breathtaking. Got to meet the other guests there in the morning as well. The grounds...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This 3.5 acre private estate offers sweeping ocean views perched ocean side atop a 100 foot cliff. Delicious full breakfasts are included in the regular room rates. Honored in Song and depicted in hula, this inn specializes in catering to couples seeking a quiet and romantic get away that embodies the feeling of the Old Hawaii we all dream about. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Palms Cliff House Inn

Address: 28-3514 Mamalahoa Hwy, Honomu, Island of Hawaii, HI 96728
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Honomu
Price Range: ₹ 13,227 - ₹ 20,419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Palms Cliff House Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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The Palms Cliff Hotel
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room #7 on the top floor was very nice.”
drjlhart, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“not all rooms have a/c....not sure of views for 1st floor rooms - ask”
citymom, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms were suites and others were just bedrooms. We were in a suite.”
LAM1927, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“They're all good rooms, you can't go wrong.”
rwhipple2, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were on the first floor and had a decent view. I'm sure the rooms above us had a better view of the bay but I was not disappointed.”
DKR1234, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
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