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    Dolphin Bay

    333 Iliahi St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2399
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good37%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “banana bread” (102 reviews)
    “fresh fruit” (58 reviews)
    “every morning” (57 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 December 2012

    We stayed on 2 separate nights a week apart, as we traveled around the island. My travel companion had stayed there in the past, and he was excited to have me experience this hotel. Overall, I liked it a lot. The hotel is located on...More

    Thank chbruce
    Reviewed 10 December 2012

    I feel bad to make this report as the Hosts are truly lovely people. They were very accomodating and helpful. We stayed here for one night only as we flew down to Hawaii the Big Island to see the Volcano. The accomodation is old. The...More

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    Reviewed 8 December 2012

    We stayed in Dolphin Bay Hotel 17.10.-21.10.12 4 nights in the superior studio on the upper floor facing Iliahi street. The room was clean, nicely decorated and spacy. The lack of airco is not too bad as fans and the Hilo climate (moderate sunshine, clouds...More

    Thank Niklas V
    Reviewed 6 December 2012

    My family and I stayed at this hotel for one night in late August. We had a little trouble finding it because it was dark and rainy when we arrived, but Hilo is not a large town, and we soon got our bearings. We had...More

    Thank LikesToTravel333
    Reviewed 5 December 2012

    My family and I recently stayed at the Dolphin Bay. We were on a trip on which we stayed in a variety of types of properties (condo, resort, cottage, etc.) We found the DB to be a great value. We stayed in the apartment which...More

    Thank bizwoman
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$156 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    417SM417
    2 November 2016|
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    Response from P A | Reviewed this property |
    The room I stayed in had two beds. There was three of us as well.
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    Goddess44
    16 June 2016|
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    Response from P A | Reviewed this property |
    No our room just had a fan over the beds
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    Room Tips
    "Call hotel directly to book. It was $79 more on Hotels.com and Trivago"
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    "Most all the rooms are pretty quiet, try and get a ground floor room if you have heavy luggage- no elevator."
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    "I suspect rooms are all very similar. It is John and his team who are the stars."
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    "Rooms facing the back garden"
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