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Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel

71 Banyan Dr, Hilo 96720

3.5 out of 5.0

Featuring views of the ocean or quaint Hilo Town framed by the backdrop of Mauna Kea, this full-service Hilo hotel is close t …

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Hilo Reeds Bay Hotel
Hilo Reeds Bay Hotel

175 Banyan Drive, Hilo 96720

2.5 out of 5.0

Situated near the bay, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Naniloa Country Club and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of Hawaii …

$76
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The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls
The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls

100 Kulaniapia Drive, Hilo 96720

3.5 out of 5.0

Situated in a rural location, this boutique bed & breakfast is within 6 mi (10 km) of Kalakaua Park, Pacific Tsunami Museum …

$179
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Aarons Cottage
Aarons Cottage

54 Keokea Loop, Hilo 96720

2.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the airport, this bed & breakfast is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Onekahakaha Beach Park and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from …

$85
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Dolphin Bay Hotel
Dolphin Bay Hotel

333 Iliahi Street, Hilo 96720

2.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Hilo, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Mokupapapa Discovery Center and Pacific Tsunami Museum. Lyman …

$169
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Hilltop Legacy Vacation Rental
Hilltop Legacy Vacation Rental

57 Hina St., Hilo 96720

2.5 out of 5.0

Situated near the airport, this vacation home is within 1 mi (2 km) of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Lyman Museum, and Pacifi …

$99
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Hamakua Guest House and Camping Cabanas
Hamakua Guest House and Camping Cabanas

28-1435 Old Mamalahoa Hwy., Pepeekeo 96783

2.5 out of 5.0

Situated by the ocean, this guesthouse is 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from Hakalau Beach Park and within 12 mi (20 km) of Akaka Falls and …

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Hilo Bay Hale Bed and Breakfast
Hilo Bay Hale Bed and Breakfast

301 Ponahawai St, Hilo 96720

3.0 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Hilo, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Lincoln Park and Lyman Museum. Pacific …

$159
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The Palms Cliff House Inn
The Palms Cliff House Inn

28-3514 Mamalahoa Hwy, Honomu 96728

3.5 out of 5.0

Set amid 3.5 secluded tropical acres, this peaceful Big Island inn sits atop a 100-foot ocean cliff, near shopping areas and …

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Maureen's Bed & Breakfast
Maureen's Bed & Breakfast

1896 Kalaniana'ole Street, Hilo 96720

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this bed & breakfast is within 1 mi (2 km) of Richardson Beach Park, Richardson's Ocean Park, and …

$125
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Where to stay in Hilo

Hilo Hotel Guide

If you decide to book a hotel near the middle of Hilo, there are a small range of places. Within easy driving distance from Hilo, you'll find 8 Expedia-listed short and long-stay accommodation options you can choose from.

You'll find Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel and Hilltop Legacy Vacation Rental within strolling distance from the center of Hilo.

Hilo is well known for the University of Hawaii at Hilo. The Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel and Hilltop Legacy Vacation Rental are all nearby.

In addition, there are a range of places to stay near the Pacific Tsunami Museum and the Lyman Museum. The Hilo Naniloa Hotel and the Hilo Seaside Hotel are among the hotels that are closest to the Pacific Tsunami Museum. The Pagoda Hilo Bay Hotel and the Hale Kawehi are near the Lyman Museum.

13 miles away from downtown Hilo, is the Lai Nani Resort. The Palms Cliff House Inn can be found 10 miles away. Two other accommodation options in this area include the Inn at Kulaniapia Falls and the Oceanfront Legacy.

Volcano is 25 miles to the northeast of Hilo and is where you'll find Kilauea, Volcano Art Center and Gallery and Volcano Winery. The Volcano Mist Cottage and At the Crater's Edge are a few of the apartment and hotel options in Volcano. 50 miles to the east of Hilo, you'll find Waikoloa, home to the Villages at Mauna Lani and Mauna Lani Terrace Condominium. The Waikola Village Golf Club, Waikoloa Kings Golf Course and Genesis Gallery are just some of the more popular points of interest to see when visiting Waikoloa.

Kailua-Kona is home to some 12,000 people, and can be found 60 miles east of Hilo. A few local attractions that are worth checking out are the Makalei Golf Club, Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation and Hula Daddy Kona Coffee Plantation You can choose from a nice selection of lodgings here that that suit most tastes and budgets. Popular options include: the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka'upulehu, Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff and Aston Kona by the Sea. Two more lodging choices are: the Wyndham Kona Hawaiian Resort and Royal Sea Cliff Kona by Outrigger.

For travelers planning on arriving or departing through Hilo International Airport, you can book a room at Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, or Hilo Naniloa Hotel, which are both a short ride away.