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Dolphin Bay

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“banana bread”(106 reviews)
“fresh fruit”(60 reviews)
“every morning”(58 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 9 April 2013

This is the second time we've stayed at Dolphin Bay, and we liked it just as much this time as before. The room was clean and comfortable and the kitchen was furnished with everything we needed. The people who run it are uniformly friendly and...More

Thank Opera_lover054
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Had a perfect stay at Dolphin Bay when we visited Hilo. The free morning cofffee and fruit was a nice treat! Nice rooms and a good location in Hilo. We stayed in Hilo for almost half our stay on The Big Island and did not...More

Thank Arnvid
Reviewed 8 April 2013

This wonderful cosy hotel just embodies the spirit of Aloha, and we wouldn't stay anywhere else in Hilo! From the clean and comfortable rooms with lanais overlooking tropical gardens, wild banana forests out back, with management offering them up hanging in great bunches by the...More

Thank Carla R
Reviewed 8 April 2013

This is a nice motel that we chose based on Tripadvisor. We stayed in the two bedroom unit. Spacious but retro, as in 1970s retro with wood panelling, vinyl furniture, and melamine counters. Nice big windows and lanai. It is quiet with regard to human...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2013

We spent 10 days at the Dolphin Bay and had a wonderful time. Became friends with the staff and found the garden quite enjoyable. Dolphin Bay is centrally located so it is very convenient to main attractions of the east side of the island. A...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
USD 169 - USD 227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 169 - USD 227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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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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