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Top tips for finding perfect 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 accommodations in Hilo in March and February.
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 Monday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Hilo accommodation.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Hilo for 4 days.
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
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Although the average price for a double room in Hilo is $450, $64 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.
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.
KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $160 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $190, and 4-star hotels from $301.
KAYAK users found 3-star hotel rooms in Hilo for this weekend from $203 and 4-star hotel rooms from $310. The cheapest room in Hilo for the same date was $160 per night.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, 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 centre
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.
Where to stay in Hilo?
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