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Volcano Places

338 reviews
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  • Average1%
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  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Kate's is a nicely run cottage, well stocked larder, plenty of hot water, and a king bed. None of this scrimpy queen stuff like you find at less than amicable Maui B&Bs. Kate is a thorough hostess, endless with information and desire to please. Just...More

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Response from Laidat, Owner at Volcano PlacesResponded 18 January 2018

Aloha Sara, Mahalo for your lovely review. I enjoyed hosting you and Karl and hope you both can return for another stay, in the-not-too-distant future! Mahalo hou, Kathryn

Reviewed 12 November 2017

We recently stayed at the newest cottage at Volcano Places, only 5 minutes from HVNP, and had a wonderful experience. The serene location in the rainforest is peaceful and relaxing.The cottage was beautiful, clean, and well-stocked with everything from coffee to maps of the park...More

Thank loris444
Reviewed 20 July 2017

What a great place to use as a base to explore the Volcanoes national Park and the rest of the island as well. Katherine is a wonderful hostess and the facilities are comfortable and spacious. When we were there Halemaumau was spouting its lava in...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was an incredibly convenient place to stay on the Hilo side. We used this as our base to explore Volcano National Park, to take our lava boat tour, and to explore the waterfalls & tide pools. The cabin itself is not glamorous, but it...More

Thank thismomtravels4
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This place has potential to be really great. Although Kahi Malu had a nice layout and good space, it was incredibly damp. It felt like we were sleeping on wet sheets every night which was pretty uncomfortable. The place needs an air conditioner or a...More

Thank miltonhouse17
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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$110 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$110 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from Poodletoes | Reviewed this property |
I dont understand why this question is directed to Trip Advisor. You should contact volcano places for up to date info on rates and availability. That said, it is a great location, next to the national park. The cottages... More
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"Kahi Malu is beautiful, it can comfortably fit 5"
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"This is not a hotel but a studio cottage with parking right outside."
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"Every cottage is stunning. Kate's was perfect for a couple or couple with a child."
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"The cottages are each well spaced"
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