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Kama'aina Inn

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150 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2908 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Kitchenette
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All reviews wonderful stories farmers market great owners downtown hilo pleasure of staying aloha spirit great location fresh fruit pineapple place to stay minute walk the big island light sleeper home away from home coqui frogs penny hosts
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Kama’aina Inn is run by Penny and Tip - who personify Hawaiian Hospitality. Every room has its own bathroom (shower, no tubs) and is airy and light. Super clean. Central covered lanai (patio) with fresh fruit, sometimes baked goods allows easy conversation with other...More

Thank Katherine Y
Reviewed 14 September 2018

It has taken us way too long to write a review for such a deserving place. The Kama'aina Inn was the sweetest surprise of our trip. We weren't sure what to expect, but the pictures don't do it justice. The place is a haven within...More

Thank Littleleez
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The hosts, Tip and Penny, are very kind and the essence of true aloha. They are as present as you'd like them to be. Very comfortable, welcoming, and unpretentious. Excellent location in downtown as well! Come! You won't be disappointed.

Thank izumiglenda
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We stayed for 3 nights at this lovely bed and breakfast and absolutely enjoyed our stay! Penny and Tip were incredible hosts! They were super helpful and very kind. They informed us about the volcano eruptions, Hilo itself was completely unaffected. We loved sitting outside...More

Thank Kristina L
Reviewed 19 May 2018

We had a great experience in 2016 and had the pleasure of staying a Kama'aina Inn a second time in late April and early May 2018 --and we absolutely love this hotel above all others we stayed in. Built on a single storey in traditional...More

Thank Eric B
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Experience our Kama'aina hospitality at our classically restored 'Old Hawaiian Hotel.' Relax in our comfortable suites, bedrooms or studio with private baths. Stroll to nearby cafes, museums, Hilo Farmers Market, bay front....

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Free Parking
 
HOTEL STYLE
Hidden Gems - Rules-Based, Trendy, Charming, Quaint
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Location
United StatesHawaiiIsland of HawaiiHilo
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catacuna
5 June 2016|
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Response from Pam H | Reviewed this property |
The Kama'Aina in is not a bed and breakfast. They do offer fruit and some kind of commercial granola bars. There is a coffe maker in the room.
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garycarlson2015
31 January 2016|
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Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
Not a bed and breakfast--Penny brought us fresh fruit every morning--great bakery right across the street
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Room Tips
"Just ask the owners, they'll steer you to the best rooms available."
455quangd
23 Mar 2017
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"Bed and Breakfast Style, with a local charm"
hpreziosi
23 Oct 2016
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"If you're noise-sensitive, ask for a room that is further away from the noisy frogs."
329linusg
24 Aug 2016
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"Talk to Tip or Penny before booking... you will know you chose the right place"
ericbY7170JA
21 May 2016
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