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Top tips for finding Hilo hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Hilo, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Hilo in September and October.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Hilo if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Hilo hotel.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Hilo found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $179, while the most expensive was $496.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Hilo for 5 days.
If you are visiting Hilo solo, you will have several budget-friendly hotels to host you and your fellow solo travelers. The Hilo Bay Hostel is a great option for solo travelers, offering dormitory-style accommodation, a communal kitchen, and an outdoor patio for easy socialization with other guests.
Hilo isn't popular for its business hub, but several hotels cater to the business traveler. The Pagoda Hilo Bay Hotel in downtown Hilo is a great option. It's closest to the Hilo business district and offers a business center, high-speed internet, and conference and meeting facilities.
If you want to participate in watersports in Hilo, the Hilo Bay Oceanfront Bed and Breakfast got you covered. Set right on the beach; this property gives easy access to several watersports activities, including kayaking, snorkeling, and paddleboarding.
Book your stay at the Hilo Bay Hale Bed and Breakfast if you're looking for a unique stay. This beautiful bed and breakfast is set in a historic plantation-style home with unique rooms featuring antique furnishings. Surrounding the structure is a beautiful garden offering splendid views of Hilo Bay.
If you're looking to stay close to most attractions in Hilo, consider booking a stay at a hotel in downtown. You'll be close to the farmers market, Hilo Art Museum, Mokupapapa Discovery Center, and more. The Wild Ginger Hotel is a good downtown Hilo hotel option.
You most likely want to enjoy the beautiful beaches when you come to Hawaii, and there are some great beachfront hotels to choose from. The Oceanfront Orchid Room – Hilo Beach House Inn has lovely modern decorations and amazing ocean views. Hawaiian Ohana Home is another excellent choice with views from their sun terrace.
If you will be needing shuttle service from the airport, The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls and the Grand Naniloa Hotel – a DoubleTree by Hilton both offer shuttle service from the airport and have lovely accommodations as well. The Hilo Bay Oceanfront Bed and Breakfast has a complimentary round trip airport shuttle service available by request and is close to the Farmers Market.
With beaches comes lots of sand, which is great except it tends to get in everything you wear. There are several hotels with on-site laundry facilities, which is especially nice if you have children. Pagoda Hilo Bay, Spa Vive Retreat Bed and Breakfast (which is also close to Hilo’s popular tourist attractions), and Dolphin Bay Hotel all offer laundry facilities onsite.
If you’d like to explore the island by bicycle, a hotel that has rental or complimentary bikes would be ideal. Hilo Seaside Hotel offers their guests complimentary bicycles for exploring the island. Other nice hotels that would be good choices for those inclined to an active vacation would be Hilo Reeds Bay Hotel with its pool and close vicinity to Coconut Island Park.
Hotels that are the closest to the center of Hilo include Pakalana Inn, the Spa Vive Retreat Bed & Breakfast, and Dolphin Bay Hotel. If you are on a tight budget, The Wild Ginger Inn Hostel and Hilo Bay Hostel are also right in the middle of Hilo.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Hilo
If you want to stay fit during your vacation in Hilo, consider booking one of these hotels. Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a DoubleTree by Hilton has an onsite fitness center that offers various cardio machines, treadmills, ellipticals, and free weights. The Dolphin Bay Hotel in Hilo is another option with a fitness center that includes free weights and cardio machines.
If you want to get pampered during your Hilo adventure, consider booking your stay at the Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel. The hotel features an onsite spa called Kumu-Ohu. The onsite spa offers many services, including Swedish massages, body treatments, facials, manicures, and pedicures. You can also get spa packages at this location which offers a combination of different services for the ultimate spa experience.
If you want to spend quality time with your significant other, consider booking some of the elegant adults-only hotels in Hilo. The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls, set on 22 acres of green with a great view of the Kulaniapia Falls, is an adults-only property and a great option for couples looking for peace and quiet. The establishment offers many rooms and suites, including some offering private balconies.
Booking your stay at a hotel with an onsite restaurant is as convenient as it sounds. If that's your desire, consider booking your stay at the SCP Hilo Hotel. The establishment has an onsite restaurant called Reeds Island Kitchen which majors in Asian and Hawaiian cuisine. The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and all meals are prepped using fresh and locally sourced ingredients. The hotel also has an onsite coffee bar and a poolside bar.
The Pagoda Hilo Bay is close to the University of Hawaii and has an elevator and laundry facilities on site. Hilo Bay Oceanfront Bed and Breakfast is another good choice, and it is close to Downtown Hilo and is convenient. Grand Naniloa Hotel - DoubleTree also has elevators and many conveniences.
Dolphin Bay Hotel, Hilo Bay Oceanfront Bed and Breakfast, Old Hawaiian B and B, Pagoda Hilo Bay, Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo – by Hilton, and The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls are all pet-friendly and offer many other wonderful accommodations.
Da Log House is a charming place made of beautiful logs, which children are sure to find interesting. It has lovely rooms, breakfast on site, and a live-in dog. Aarons Cottage is in a convenient location and has laundry facilities on-site, which can be most convenient for families with children of any age.
The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls would be a nice choice. It has a more secluded feel than some and is beside a river. It has nicely decorated rooms and nice views. Pakalana Inn would be another great choice with a calm romantic charm. The Oceanfront Orchid Room – Hilo Beach House Inn would be an excellent choice with its amazing views and a lovely balcony, but book in advance through KAYAK to get a great rate.
$496 is the average price for a double room in Hilo, but our users have found rooms for as cheap as $110 in the last 3 days.
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Hilo. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $110 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $179, and 4-star hotels from $172.
Looking to spend the weekend in Hilo? Here are the best deals found by KAYAK users within the last 72 hours: 3-star hotels from $180 and 4-star hotels from $150. The cheapest deal overall was for $150 per night.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Hilo districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Hilo city center.
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