Vacation to Hilo

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Hilo Flight and Hotel Deals

The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort
Hilton Waikoloa Village
Outrigger Kona Resort and Spa
Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
Royal Kona Resort

Hilo Beach Vacation

There's nothing like a Hilo vacation to put a spring in your step. The soothing sound of rolling waves and the smell of salty sea air are sure to refresh your mind and body. To be near the city center on your trip to Hilo, find a hotel around Honoli'i Beach Park (just 2 miles (3 km) away). If you're going to stay for a bit, consider booking one of our Hilo vacation packages. Not only will you be able to save money, you'll also have other amazing beaches around you to explore, like Onekahakaha Beach Park and Keaukaha Beach Park. Now that's a win-win!

Things You Should Know About Hilo

  • Nothing screams vacation like staying near the shoreline. If you're nodding in agreement, check out what's on offer among our Hilo beach hotels.
  • Private vacation homes, like My Hilo 4 Bedroom Home and Hilltop Legacy Vacation Rental, are also popular property types here. Compare prices and amenities and then take your pick.
  • Alternatively, go for our All-Inclusive hotels in Hilo. They make budgeting a breeze. Leave your purse safely in your room and enjoy the freedom that comes with going all-inclusive.
  • Eager to know what Hilo has to offer? You can't beat local knowledge. As soon as you arrive, get chatting to one or two of the 43,300 people who call this place home. Check out our Hilo things to do page, too.
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo is one major sight you can't miss here. For plenty of other great travel plan ideas, look up our Hilo vacation deals.

Your Hilo Vacation

There's no better way to head off on a break than with one of our vacation packages to Hilo. The lush beauty and tropical climate are a couple of the many reasons to stay in this fascinating city. If your trip to Hilo includes some sightseeing, take in famous attractions like University of Hawaii at Hilo, Panaewa Rainforest Zoo and Imiloa Astronomy Center. Don't put off your visit to this destination any longer. Your ultimate Hilo vacation is only a few clicks away with Expedia.

Hilo Hotel Deals

Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
3.5 out of 5
71 Banyan Dr, Hilo, HI
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $167 per night from Jun 8 to Jun 9
per night
Jun 8 - Jun 9
8.4/10 Very Good! (1,003 reviews)
"Very nice property, right on the bay. Views are great. Nice area to walk around; restaurants within walking distance but town was a little far. Friendly and helpful staff. Comfortable rooms."

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2023

Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a Doubletree by Hilton
Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a Doubletree by Hilton
4 out of 5
93 Banyan Dr, Hilo, HI
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $169 per night from Jun 18 to Jun 19
per night
Jun 18 - Jun 19
8/10 Very Good! (1,004 reviews)
Awesome Hilo Hotel
"It’s awesome Hotel by the beach in Hilo, less than 5 minutes drive to downtown and only 45 minutes to the Volcano 🌋 National Park. Definitely was a great choice !!"

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2023

Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a Doubletree by Hilton
SCP Hilo Hotel
SCP Hilo Hotel
3.5 out of 5
126 Banyan Way, Hilo, HI
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $173 per night from Jun 8 to Jun 9
per night
Jun 8 - Jun 9
8.8/10 Excellent! (423 reviews)
"Accommodations were exceptional. Reception staff offered me 2 options for room upon check-in, and there able changes to my reservation accordingly."

Reviewed on May 31, 2023

SCP Hilo Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Hilo vacation package cost?
Less than you might think — from only $1,298, in fact! By bundling hotels, flights and car rentals into a tailor-made travel package, your trip to Hilo is only clicks away.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Hilo vacation package?
Yes, you can cancel your Hilo booking if your plans have been upended. Whether you’ll incur a penalty or not depends on your airline, hotel or car rental company. You may be able to change or cancel for free if you booked in the last 24 hours. Visit our Customer Service Portal to find out more.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Hilo?
You’ll save a pile of money if you combine your hotels, flights and car rentals into a Hilo vacation package. Sometimes cheap packages mean fewer choices. But not with Expedia. We offer more than 550 airlines and 1,000,000 properties across the globe, so you’ll always have plenty of options to choose from. Like to save even more? Add some exciting activities to your package deal and unlock even bigger discounts! After all, travel is about more than just getting to your destination.
What are the top hotels in Hilo?
Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel and Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a Doubletree by Hilton are some favorite options in the neighborhood of Keaukaha. If you’re thinking of staying in the Wainaku area, consider locking in a room at Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel or Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a Doubletree by Hilton.
How far in advance should I book my Hilo vacation?
It depends on the airline, but you can generally compare international flights on Expedia up to 12 months in advance. While it’s generally a good idea to book ahead of time, lucky customers will occasionally find a cheaper flight just weeks before their intended journey.
What does an Expedia Hilo travel package include?
Travel packages include rental cars, hotels and flights, but you can combine any of them to create your ideal Hilo vacation. You can also add on some activities and experiences once you’ve made your booking. You’re in control! When you combine your bookings with Expedia, you’ll get access to deals you won’t find elsewhere.
What should I know before booking a Hilo travel package?
Bundling your bookings into a Hilo vacation package is the most convenient way to organize your trip. Not only that, you’ll save big when you combine your flights, hotels and car rentals. Once you’ve booked, why not add on an activity or a tour?
Can I choose my airline with a Hilo Expedia vacation package?
You can, and with over 550 airlines to pick from globally, you have plenty of choice. Have a look through the available options and find out which airline suits your budget and needs.
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Hilo vacation packages?
Pay the total cost of your vacation package when you lock it in or spread it over several installments — it’s up to you. Each wanderer has their own financial circumstances. That’s why Expedia has teamed up with online lender Affirm to offer a Book Now, Pay Later solution for all vacation packages.

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