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Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo

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View from the private Lanai/Patio
Lopaka's front entrance
Halema`uma`u Crater (Volcanoes National Park)
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Lopaka's Family Lodge is a beautiful and immaculate unit in a tropical setting located 3 miles above downtown Hilo. It is a spacious (800 sq. ft.) 1 BR, 1BA and comes with everything you need including washer & dryer. The private entrance is up a short six step stairway. The lodge is separated from the owner's residence by a walkway and large patio providing privacy to each unit. The lodge is nestled in a lovely neighborhood where cool mountain breezes and a 200 sq. ft lanai (covered patio) await you at the end of a hot day! You'll be 10 minutes from downtown Hilo, 15 minutes to the mall for shopping, and 30 miles from the volcano viewing area! The lodge's kitchen includes all the modern conveniences: dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, refrigerator, range, garbage disposal, bl...Lopaka's Family Lodge is a beautiful and immaculate unit in a tropical setting located 3 miles above downtown Hilo. It is a spacious (800 sq. ft.) 1 BR, 1BA and comes with everything you need including washer & dryer. The private entrance is up a short six step stairway. The lodge is separated from the owner's residence by a walkway and large patio providing privacy to each unit. The lodge is nestled in a lovely neighborhood where cool mountain breezes and a 200 sq. ft lanai (covered patio) await you at the end of a hot day! You'll be 10 minutes from downtown Hilo, 15 minutes to the mall for shopping, and 30 miles from the volcano viewing area! The lodge's kitchen includes all the modern conveniences: dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, refrigerator, range, garbage disposal, blender, rice cooker, salad spinner, and more. The lodge's owner provides free coffee, tea, creamer, sugar, and Truvia. You can dine at the breakfast bar, dining area, or on the Lanai. The beautifully decorated bedroom has a queen bed, new desk with comfortable cushioned chair, FREE WIFI, walk-in closet, and alarm clock and CD player. There is also a twin day bed with trundle in the living room that can accommodate two guests. The laundry area in the lodge is equipped with a stackable washer and dryer. Laundry detergent (unscented), bleach, dryer sheets (unscented), and stain remover are provided at no additional charge. Even the bathroom comes fully stocked with body wash, shampoo & conditioner, blow dryer, curling iron, flat iron, beach towels, beach mats, and sunscreen. ***For families with a baby we now provide a Graco Pack N Play portable crib/playpen with bassinet*** If you decide to stay in you can watch a movie on the TV in the living room area. THERE IS ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING ALLOWED IN THE LODGE! A designated smoking area has been provided outside the lodge in a covered area. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Beverly M
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2010
Interaction with guests
Although I afford my guest total privacy, I am always happy to be available to them when necessary during their stay. If you need anything, have questions, or just want to share stories of your adventures in paradise, I'm available.
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A FlipKey verified reviewer
Reviewed 1 February 2019

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Date of stay: January 2019
Inspiration456139, VR Owner at Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2019

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A FlipKey verified reviewer
Reviewed 20 January 2019

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Date of stay: January 2019
Inspiration456139, VR Owner at Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2019

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Reviewed 22 September 2018

If you're thinking about a vacation on the Big Island - there's no better place to stay than Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo. My wife and I stayed here five years ago and immediately booked at stay with Bev when we made plans to visit...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank DaveJ_Mayor
Inspiration456139, VR Owner at Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Mahalo nui Loa, Dave. I appreciate your positive review and your taking the time to share it. The Volcanoes National Park reopened on Saturday. Sorry you missed it. A hui hou, Bev

Reviewed 22 October 2017

This accommodation on the outskirts of Hilo is set slightly up in an elevated position overlooking Hilo. It is a great location with downtown Hilo only being about 10 minutes away. The quality of the accommodation is outstanding and the owner has taken great care...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Timothy S
Management response:Responded 24 October 2017

Aloha Tim, Your positive review is much appreciated. It is interesting how Lopaka's seems to attract guests who are also A+. I will look forward to your return. Mahalo, Bev

Reviewed 21 August 2017

This review is a bit belated but well deserved. Our family of 4 booked for the first week of our three week stay on the Big Island at Lopaka's Family Lodge and what a treat it was. The property is set a ways up the...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank Zander B
Management response:Responded 24 August 2017

Mahalo nui loa to the Bowen family for the wonderful review! It was a joy hosting you. I still have the pictures you sent of the children with their leis. Please come again! A hui hou.

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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Enjoyed my stay immensely. The lanai was a wonderful place to sit and relax enjoying the views and quiet sounds of Hawaii. Bev, the owner, was most accommodating and friendly. I felt safe and secure and enjoyed the home like atmosphere she has created in...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank oesbrat2002
Management response:Responded 9 March 2017

Mahalo nui loa for the positive comments!. I appreciate your taking the time for the review. Enjoyed having you here, and am looking forward to seeing you again soon..

Reviewed 8 March 2015

I'm so glad we booked Lopaka's for two weeks. An exceptional place to stay at an amazing price with all the amenities you need. A perfect location with Bev, the perfect hostess! This place was immaculately clean and is very comfortable, well designed with a...More

Date of stay: February 2015
1  Thank Gina N
Management response:Responded 11 March 2015

I am very pleased that you enjoyed your stay so much. It was a pleasure having you here, and I hope we will see you again in the future. Aloha, Bev

Reviewed 25 May 2014

We had a great three day stay in Bev's Family Lodge. It was just over two miles from the downtown area of Hilo. Very spacious, and supplied with everything you would ever need on vacation, even an electric kettle for those of us who are...More

Date of stay: May 2014
4  Thank NelsonNZ
Management response:Responded 26 May 2014

Mahalo! I'm so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your brief stay and that everything you needed was available. I think the Cardinal was actually talking to you and welcoming you to Hilo. Malama Pono (take care), Bev

Reviewed 12 December 2013

Our accommodations at Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo were "Outstanding"! Although we had a late arriving flight, Bev was very gracious about greeting us with a warm smile, presenting us with Hawaiian leis and providing us with a bag of fresh ground coffee beans to...More

Date of stay: December 2013
4  Thank DaveJ_Mayor
Management response:Responded 26 May 2014

Aloha and Mahalo! It is my guests and their appreciation that makes this so rewarding. I appreciate your comments and tips, and will definitely look forward to your return. A hui hou (until then), Aloha, Bev

Reviewed 27 November 2013

My husband and I spent our honeymoon at Lopaka's and had a wonderful, relaxing, and memorable time! Bev was a wonderful hostess, always available when needed, yet we felt we had plenty of privacy. (We wished we could've had more time to get to know...More

Date of stay: November 2013
2  Thank Beth H
Management response:Responded 26 November 2013

Mahalo Scott & Beth for your positive comments! I am so pleased that you had a wonderful experience here, and hope you will return someday soon. It would have been...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fax
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Housekeeping Optional
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Porch
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Corporate Bookings
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighbourhood
The lodge is nestled in a lovely neighborhood with friendly neighbors where cool mountain breezes and a 200 sq. ft. private Lanai (covered patio) await you at the end of a hot day! You'll be 10 minutes from downtown Hilo, 15 minutes to the mall for shopping, and 30 miles from the volcano viewing area! Centrally located for easy access to all the local sites. Parking is right outside the residence.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo

Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo has one bedroom available. See all property details.

Stays at Lopaka's Family Lodge in Hilo must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.