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Hemphill, Texas
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for accommodation near by hilo airport this is just perfect place to stay, nice breakfast attentive staff, cozy & comfortable rooms will come back soon :) he grounds are clean and pretty.

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Heriot Bay, Canada
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 days on our bike tour from Volcano to Hilo. The staff was very kind to us. The rooms are standard, nothing fancy or unique. Perfectly decent stay. Nice swimming pool. Fairly close to downtown Hilo, roughly 3 km.

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Thank AndreaBlaseckie
SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha AndreaBlaseckie, Thank you for your recent review of our hotel! We hope you enjoyed your adventure in Hilo! Mahalo! More 

Makaha, Hawaii
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the service that is provided from the receptionist, house keepers and securities. They are friendly, kindness is shown through their words and their countenance speaks and aura of cheerfulness.

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Thank josy585
SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo josy585 for your compliment! That's how we operate in Hawaii! We're glad you enjoyed our authentic Hawaiian hospitality and hope to serve you again in the near future! More 

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84 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is literally a stones throw from the airport so travelling to and from there isn't an issue. It is also located next to a bay / lagoon area which is nice to walk around. There are a number of restaurants nearby if you chose not to eat at the hotel restaurant (separate review). We landed early and was... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo Rick B for taking the time time to review our hotel. We apologize for the inconvenience of the spotty Wi Fi during your stay. We have since make improvements to our signal strength. We hope you had a wonderful time Hilo though! More 

KS
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was a real surprise ! The hotel is very conveniently located, clean with a very nice patio, splendid pond and a view to the ocean. Our room was not large, but well decorated, clean and comfortable. The front desk/reception was very helpful and efficient - thanks a lot for the prompt note when our suitcase was delivered from... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo OhaveiTiulim for your wonderful endorsement of our property! We hope you enjoyed your stay in Hilo! More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my fourth time staying here at Hilo Seaside and enjoyed each visit. Convenient location to the airport, free parking and wi-fi. Nice to have both ceiling fan and a window AC unit. Loved the room location especially looking towards the ice pond and ocean. The sound of the falling rain and coqui frogs didn't bother me a bit.... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Happy belated birthday Prudencia B! We're so glad we could be a part of your celebration and we look forward to having you as a return guest again! More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent check in service and location. We'll taken care of by front desk- Sandie, Judy, and Prisalla. Have stayed here several times. Connected to coffee shop/restaurant for morning convenience. Enjoyed the lagoon views.

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo Tom K for choosing to stay with us several times! We hope you experience the Aloha every time you come! More 

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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time here. The front desk staff are great. They even gave bicycles to take for a spin through town. Only had two days for site seeing. Really good fun! Lots of great restaurants in town. Must stop at two ladies mochi.

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1 Thank Victor K
SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha Victor K, We're so glad yo had a chance to explore Hilo on our complimentary bikes! Two Ladies Kitchen hands down has the best mochi! Mahalo! More 

Jindabyne
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we walked in we felt relaxed. Family, locally owned and operated has a good effect on all. The room was comfortable, clean and neat. The restaurant was set out with a local touch and had great service, even the happy hour was enjoyable for meals and drinks. There is a really informative room turned into a museum... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo Sunray63 for your recent review of our property! We truly hoped you enjoyed your stay with us! More 

Hong Kong, China
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18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This family-run hotel has very friendly staff, a beautiful koi pond and some sea view. Free Wifi works well and the rooms are quiet. Guests are greeted with cool hand towels and coconut candy upon arrival. A very nice touch. Best of all, free Hawaiian papaya and banana throughout the day. I shall return.

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha CoolWiz, Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We hope you had a great stay with us and look forward to your return! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The cozy town of Hilo, on the east side of the Big Island is a tropical paradise filled with fragrant island flowers, pristine forests, and magnificent miles of orchid farms. The Hilo Seaside Hotel is an oceanfront hotel located on the shores of Hilo Bay, on historical Banyan Drive. This affordable Hawaiian owned hotel is a scenic 40 minute drive to Hawaii's Volcano National Park, and just a few minutes by car to quaint Hilo Town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilo Seaside Hotel

Address: 126 Banyan Way, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4647
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range: $158 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hilo Seaside Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 140
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“I love to request ground floor close to the Koi pond! And they usually grant my request!”
 of 5 bubbles josy585, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First floor room facing the internal patio - vey quiet”
 of 5 bubbles OhaveiTiulim, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the middle have windows that open to courtyards--remember to shut your blinds while in the bathroom! :)”
 of 5 bubbles N3591ULjenniferh, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Top floor to leave slider open. Koi pond, ice pond & bay view side preferred.”
 of 5 bubbles Marilee99114, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front room in front of the pond”
 of 5 bubbles robyny541, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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