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Volcano Rainforest Retreat

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Reviewed 10 July 2014

Volcano Rainforest Retreat was awesome! I took my boyfriend there for a one night stay as an early birthday present. They are really close to Volcanoes National Park, so we were able to visit there first and get in a nice hike before checking in. At check in, the manager was very friendly and gave us a nice overview of...

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

We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. That Japanese Furo is great after a long day in the Park. We do have one in our Bamboo Guest House as well and the Guest Cottage and Forest House both share a hot tub.

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 30 June 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in the Sanctuary and we loved it! Truly a beautiful place to relax and enjoy the lush rainforest. All the details were thought through in the decor and in the space set up. We loved the experience of showering outdoors and the hot tub soak after days of hiking. The breakfast was fine - not...

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

Thanks for visiting us and enjoying our Sanctuary! We buy breakfast goodies from local chefs and source local fruit for our guests to fuel up before their morning hike in the park.

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 9 May 2014

We stayed 3 nights in the Sanctuary. It is not a large space, but there is ample room to get around (although the bathroom is narrow!). You definitely feel like you're in a rainforest, and despite the large windows you don't feel like anyone else is around. The breakfasts were just wonderful and were our 2nd favourite feature. The best...

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

Aloha Laura and Steve, So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that the outdoor shower and soaking tub were a special delight! The Sanctuary was designed with the intent of experiencing the natural beauty of the rainforest in the most intimate way, in full sunshine, fog, mist or rain! We value your note about the parking. All of...

San Carlos, California
Reviewed 3 May 2014

We stayed one night in the Volcano Rainforest Retreat. We had spent our first three nights in Waikoloa, but it wasn't until we checked in here that we felt like we were on vacation. The grounds are beautiful and lush and each room is unique. The staff was so friendly and helpful, we felt very comfortable and relaxed right away....

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

Aloha IAS-KC, We greatly appreciate the time and effort taken to provide us with valuable feedback! Our cottages are designed to occupy as little a footprint as possible in the native Hawaiian old growth rainforest. As a result, our cottages are equipped with unique and eco-friendly and water conscious amenities. We deeply regret any inconvenience you experienced. We have since...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 18 February 2014

We spent two nights in the Forest House and will never forget the place or the hosts, Peter and Kathleen, a warm and welcoming couple who have created an amazing piece of paradise. The craftsmanship of the cottage, the attention to detail in every aspect and their impeccable good taste make this one of the most unique and enjoyable places...

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Reviewed 10 February 2014

We drove up the private driveway to our little cottage and checked out of the world! We loved it for all of the reasons reviewers have already explained here, complete privacy, comfy bed, fireplace, windows out-looking gorgeous rainforest foliage, wonderful local food and a great drivable location for the Volcano, Hilo, and the Volcano Village. There are so many little...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 12 January 2014

This was our second trip to VRR—and certainly not our last! This place is truly special. Don’t think of this as a bed and breakfast with common areas where you meet other travelers or gorge on giant hot breakfasts (not that those are bad things!). This is a quiet, peaceful retreat where I can feel the tension in my shoulders...

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Valhalla, New York
Reviewed 2 January 2014

My husband and I spent two nights in the Bamboo Guest Cottage and had a lovely stay. The cottage itself is quiet and beautiful, and we loved the skylights, the music and dvds available (no tv or cable), and the Japanese o'furu in the back garden. It worked well for us having a full kitchen, as we are vegan and...

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Cambridge, UK
Reviewed 22 December 2013 via mobile

We spent 2 nights in the Sanctuary and loved every aspect of it. Minute details, including slippers in the room and for the outdoor shower, robes etc are thought of and the quality of the breakfast items is excellent. Although the sanctuary is really small, especially when you're eating breakfast, we didnt mind and loved being in the middle of...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 30 November 2013

I have always dreamt of sleeping in a beautiful space in the middle of the forest. My dream came true in the window filled, cozy 'sanctuary'. This was further completed by our own personal Japanese soaking tub. Very romantic! The owner and staff were friendly and helpful. The fresh fruit -based breakfasts were lovely. And of course the nearby Volcano...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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
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