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Volcano Rainforest Retreat

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in Forest House for a few nights on our honeymoon -- it was unlike any other place we've been. We mostly spent our time exploring the national park, but wish we had stayed an extra day to just enjoy relaxing in the cottage. The architecture is distinctive and the ambience is cozy. You really feel like you're in...

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

My husband and I stayed in the Forest House during our honeymoon for a few days while we checked out the volcano. Very close and convenient to the Volcano. The cabin was beautiful as well as the grounds. Felt very private and surround by rainforest. The cabin was really interestingly engineered, perfect amount of space for two. And the water...

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VRRVolcano, Manager at Volcano Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Aloha, We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your Honeymoon and time at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. We love that you had such a peaceful and relaxing stay. Thank you so much for your kind words and review! We appreciate it and hope to see you again. Mahalo, Kathleen and Peter Golden and the Volcano Rainforest Retreat staff...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We just spent 2 nights at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat while on a trip to the big island. It was a perfect place to base ourselves while exploring Volcanoes NP. Our family of 4 (2 adults and 2 teens - ages 16 and 13) stayed in the Guest Cottage for 2 nights. We slept in the cozy loft area and...

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VRRVolcano, Manager at Volcano Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Aloha, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your cottage and appreciate all of the care and enjoyment we put into making them special for our guests. We are so happy to hear that you had a great stay :). We hope that you come back to see us soon! Mahalo, Kathleen and Peter...

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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Volcano Rainforest Retreat...you have forever ruined all future places I stay...it was THAT lovely. My husband and I stayed in the Sanctuary cottage with the outside shower and tub...we thought it was so lovely, we actually skipped going up MaunaKea to just enjoy it. I took some pictures...hey, if I take more pictures, can I come stay again??? So lovely!!!!

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VRRVolcano, Owner at Volcano Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Dear "Oasis", Thanks for your appreciative review and sharing your experience with others. We are glad you enjoyed the intimate Sanctuary cottage had such a "lovely" stay!. Please do come back and stay again! Kathleen

Boston
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My husband and I stayed in the Sanctuary for a few nights to check out the volcano. Peter greeted us and gave us a great orientation to our lodging. The property is very cool, narrow pathways through lush jungle landscape which provide just enough protection from the other guests. I thoroughly enjoyed the detached bath house, I must have gone...

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VRRVolcano, Owner at Volcano Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Aloha Susan, Thanks for your enthusiastic review, especially on your relaxing moments in the Japanese soaking tub! The Sanctuary is the smallest accommodation in our collection of 4 private guests cottages. The bed is in fact a queen bed. All our cottages have queen beds. We hear that the space was cozy, and the bed small for you. Yes, our...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We wanted to make our friend's 70th birthday a special experience. It just so happened that there was only one night available at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat, so the four of us ... two couples ... booked that one night in the Bamboo Cottage. It was absolutely breathtaking ! An architectural masterpiece with attention to every detail awaited us. We...

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VRRVolcano, Owner at Volcano Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Aloha Susan, Susan and all, Thank you for your very kind and warm review after staying in the Bamboo Guest House at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. Peter and I are delighted to hear what a memorable and enchanting time the 4 of you had while staying with us, especially how you valued the architecture and artistic touches. We appreciate your...

Woodinville, Washington
Reviewed 16 February 2017

My husband & I spent 2 nights in the Forest House, a cozy, 8-sided wooden house with skylights & huge windows that look out into the tree fern & 'ohi'a forest. Our first morning, we saw a Kalij pheasant right outside the window, looking proud of himself. Breakfast was provided in a basket the day before, so we could eat...

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VRRVolcano, Owner at Volcano Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Aloha Tanya, Peter and I both enjoyed reading your review of the Forest House at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. Thanks for letting other guests know about all the details of the cottage, including the small kitchenette area and intimate shower. We do mention these in the description on our website so guests will be aware when they make a reservation....

Reviewed 1 February 2017

We stayed for 3 nights in the Sanctuary cottage which was as if we were in a Japanese glass enclosed wonderland in the middle of a jungle. The room was cozy with a small kitchenette, bathroom, and a very comfortable queen bed. The design of the cottage and its decor was so beautiful with Japanese elements. Each evening as we...

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VRRVolcano, Owner at Volcano Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Aloha Julie, Our thank you for your caring and descriptive review of your stay in the Sanctuary cottage at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. Peter and I are grateful to know that you valued the coziness of the smallest of our guest cottages. It means a lot to know how much you enjoyed the soaking tub and outside shower in the...

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed in the bamboo guesthouse of the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. Great private guesthouse, designed with care and style. Super relaxed and great location, minutes away from the Volcano Park with its impressive and active volcanoes.

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VRRVolcano, Owner at Volcano Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Aloha Peter and Jan, Thank you for your appreciative review after your stay at the Bamboo Guest House at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. Peter and I are both happy to hear from you. It means a lot to know that you valued the style, and especially the care we have for this beautiful place. Of course, the spirit of this...

kalaheo
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We;ve been to Volcano many times. This was the most remarkable environment we've experienced. Every detail is so carefully planned. The woodwork of the buildings is gorgeous and the landscaping remarkable. We even had a flock of rare Kalij pheasants stroll across our lanai one afternoon. The bedding is lush. Loved the hottub and the fireplace. Couldn't really ask for...

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VRRVolcano, Owner at Volcano Rainforest Retreat, responded to this review

Aloha Kalawai, Thank you for your enthusiastic review after your stay with us at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. We especially appreciate hearing your reflections on our property and the quality of the architecture. Perter and I have a deep sense of 'aloha aina', love of the land. We can see that you too are sensitive to the lush natural landscape,...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Volcano Rainforest Retreat lodging experience on the Big Island of Hawaii offers visitors a collection of distinct guest cottages, created with elegant simplicity in harmony and balance with the Hawaiian rain forest. Its sense of place imparts a seamless feeling of connection between inside and outside, the accommodations and nature. The rain forest lodgings are interconnected by intimate paths, which wind their way through the misty, mossy landscape. This Hawaii Volcano retreat offers a unique setting for romantics, artists, nature lovers and world travellers seeking refuge and intimate contact with the living volcanic earth. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Volcano Rainforest Retreat

Address: 11-3832 Twelfth St, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Volcano
Price Range: ₹ 13,429 - ₹ 24,199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Volcano Rainforest Retreat 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
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“The Sanctuary was super sweet but tiny, if you can afford it you may enjoy a bigger room.”
susiemay, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the cottages are stunning ... the Bamboo Cottage, however, was my favourite !”
susannecarrillo, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Forest House has access to the hot tub.”
TanyaM596, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Loved the Sanctuary cottage.”
443JulieG443, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Look on their website-they have excellent descriptions of the various cottages”
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