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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“banana bread”(107 reviews)
“fresh fruit”(61 reviews)
“every morning”(58 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Dolphin Bay is my home-away-from-home in Hilo. It is homey and warm. The location is great. I would recommend this place to others. They even have a friendly and lovely hotel kitty. Wonderful fresh fruit and banana bread in the morning.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very pleasant garden hotel only blocks from restaurants and shops in old Hilo, excellent base for exploring the island. Staff at the front desk provide expert advice. Have breakfast on the lanai of fresh-picked papaya, bananas from the garden and delicious banana bread. Excellent...More

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to TA we found this hotel. The location is perfect for exploring downtown Hilo on foot. Excellent restaurant, Jackie Rey’s is just down the street. John gave us a very helpful orientation & recommendations on arrival. Our accommodations were absolutely fine, clean and comfortable.

Thank Junebug818
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not a 5 star place. There is no AC but then we never really needed it. We like to economize so having a full kitchen was great. It's only a short walk to the KTA grocer and the Farmer's mkt and we took...More

Thank Doug P
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Very nice room with kitchen. Large window to let air in across the bed. No A/C but a good fan and the location made it unneeded anyway. Very friendly people who invite you to wander around the gardens and fruit trees. Chairs to sit outside...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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USD 169 - USD 227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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417SM417
2 November 2016|
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Response from P A | Reviewed this property |
The room I stayed in had two beds. There was three of us as well.
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Goddess44
16 June 2016|
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Response from P A | Reviewed this property |
No our room just had a fan over the beds
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"You can even borrow their cat if you need a "fur fix"."
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"We were on ground level but the rooms on 2nd floor have balconies."
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"We were in the second story end room (19, I think) and it was great."
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