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Brookfield, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We extended our vacation to spend two more days here. This was a perfect place to wind down after an activity-packed seven days on the Big Island. The location is spectacular and the accommodations are great - well maintained and nicely decorated. Thank you Nancy for the tasty meals and special thanks to Steve for taking us down into the...

Thank Jarema B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Waipio Rim a couple years ago (July 2014) and just now getting to this review. The property is beautiful and has amazing views. The snacks and breakfasts they provided were so good. One morning we had crepes with a lemon curd sauce and incredibly enough, we ate them all! We spent 2 nights here and hiked...

Thank adventuresforus12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was perfect the breakfasts and the lanai view Enjoyed the drive down to the black sand beach and water fall. Thank you Steve and Nancy !! This was our favorite place to stay on the big Island

Thank CanadaTrr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time staying at Steve and Nancy's bnb. The space is cozy and comfortable. Good water pressure and hot water. Delicious breakfast served on the patio with a million+ dollar view. We had to depart early in order to catch an 8AM flight, and Steve had coffee ready for us (with to-go cups) when we woke up...

Thank Stanley H
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful, exhilarating and fun! Great host and a nice waterfall/swim lunch! We were in awe of the many photo stop viewing places and the atvs were safe and fun! Looking forward to returning for another spin around the rim in the spring. I am looking forward to seeing all the Jacaranda trees in full bloom then!

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Amazing view,fantastic hosts, very comfortable room, top class breakfasts. Thankyou very much Steve and Nancy. Would love to visit you again some time. Great beach below and a nice hike to the falls. The hike does require a certain level of fitness.

Thank Trent D
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Only place to be when at this place it has a room with a view and gourmet breakfast great hosts what more could you ask for except dancing hula girls a couple million bucks chauffeur or how about being able to live here. The pictures speak for themselves

Thank frank b
Rochester, NY
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Waipio Rim B&B is without a doubt the most amazing place my wife and I have ever stayed. We've been to the Grand Hyatt on Kauai, quaint hotels in Paris, and 5-start resorts all over the world, but nothing compares to Waipio Rim. This place wins on 3 factors: location, ownership, and food. Location: it can't be beat. The photos...

Thank Mike G
Montreal, Quebec
Reviewed 9 January 2017

So much better than an hotel! The house is located on top of the Waimea Valley, it is very quiet and offers an amazing view. The room is fantastic as well, very nicely decorated, and the breakfast is delicious. Definitely the best place we have been to during our vacation in Hawaii, we'd love to come back again. Thank you...

Thank constance_nevoret
Stony Brook, New York
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We enjoyed every detail of the house, the breakfasts, Steve and Nancy's hospitality, and of course the view! We came back for our anniversary because we loved it so much the first time. Look no further and stay here before they close indefinitely in June 2017! Thank you for a memorable stay, Steve and Nancy. Enjoy your retirement!

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waipio Rim is the only B&B with a dropaway view directly into historic Waipio Valley. Built in 2009 as a private upstairs studio separate from the main residence. Enjoy sunsets, welcome wine and pupus on your private deck. Breakfast is served with a view that includes the black sand beach of Waipio Valley, taro patches, whales in the winter, and Maui on a clear day. Stay a fifth night free after four consecutive nights! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waipio Rim

Address: 48-5561 Honokaa-Waipio Rd., Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Honokaa
Price Range: $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
Also Known As:
Waipio Rim Hotel Honokaa
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