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Hilo Seaside Hotel

PricelineUS$125*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Lafayette, Colorado
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is one of the only Hawaiian family owned properties on the Big Island. The staff is super friendly and helpful. I mean really, really great. The hotel is older but we really liked it a lot. It was extremely clean. The linens were lovely, soft and fresh. Nice pillows too. Nice hot shower and clean bathroom. It was...

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Coromandel, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's actually by the Ice Pond but sea is 100m away.. What a great place to stay,great front desk with comfy & quiet rooms.. Good bathroom and view of hotel pond & river a nice bonus.. We had room #254 which faced east,so NO hot afternoon sun,airport noise was minimal as most landed towards the east.. A 15 minute torrential...

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo Phil P for your recent review of our property! We are glad to hear you enjoyed our amenities as well as the convenience of our location!

Blue Grass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed here a couple of times and numerous times at the company's property in Maui, and I've always had a great experience. The rooms are basic, but clean and safe. In Hawaii, that's all I need since I'll be exploring all day and only need a room to sleep in. This isn't a resort on a beach, but I'm...

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo for your recent review of our property! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Sugar Land
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff, great restaurant, good value, nice rooms. I would definitely stay here again. Don't miss the great little museum on property, or the artifacts in the restaurant. Hotel has kept a wonderful family-owned feel.

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo for choosing to stay with us! We look forward to welcoming you back!

San Jose, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old style hotel,with lots of wings, internal small garden and even a museum. Close to the airport and a nice view over the water. beautiful trees on Banyan drive where the frogs will serenade you at night. Have dinner at the Coconut Grill next door, you win't be disapointed.

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo for your recent review of our hotel! Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a week and loved the friendly staff, laid-back Old Hawai'i ambiance, and loving attention to detail. We really felt like members of the family! The hotel is very clean, although a little dated. Get one of the deluxe rooms with a lanai overlooking the beautiful koi ponds and accompanying breakfast in the Coconut Grill. This place...

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you taking the time to share your stay experience at our hotel. We are so happy to learn that guests appreciate the details to attention and the true aloha spirit our staff exudes as an island culture. Mahalo!

Sioux Falls
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an older hotel that is part of a family-run chain with other properties on Maui and the Big Island. Even though it is a little older, it is very clean and cared-for. The room was not fancy, but had all the basics. If you are looking for an all-the-bells-and-whistles resort, this is not for you. If you are...

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Mahalo for your feedback on our hotel! We are humbled by your appreciation of our staff's Hawaiian hospitality and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future!

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A bit on the older side, the Hilo Seaside Hotel certainly isn't one of the shiny Hawaii resorts you see in the movies. But the hotel has its charms. The staff is fantastic--polite and helpful. The location is central and close to a few city attractions and good restaurants. Breakfast is included and it looked to be amazing, but we...

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

We hope you enjoyed your adventures at Hawaii Volcano National Park! Thank you for sharing your comments about your recent stay with us. We value your opinion and use it to help improve future guest experiences. Mahalo!

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel for a couple of nights. Fantastic experience! Like walking back into the1960's. Rooms were very clean, some with louvered windows. Interior courtyard is very tropical, quiet and peaceful. The smallish rooms very clean and comfortable. Restaurant was very quaint, but clean. Food and service was ok. There are other restaurants nearby within walking distance. Lobby is...

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Hilo Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our hotel! We look forward to your next stay with us!

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Great staff and easy check in. Great Location across from the 9 hole golf, walking distance to downtown or even better borrow a bicycle from the hotel and go exploring. Would stay again, and again and again.

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Mahalo for taking the time to post a review of property. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the amenities and our hotel's convenient location. We look forward to your next stay with us!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The cozy town of Hilo, on the east side of the Big Island is a tropical paradise filled with fragrant island flowers, pristine forests, and magnificent miles of orchid farms. The Hilo Seaside Hotel is an oceanfront hotel located on the shores of Hilo Bay, on historical Banyan Drive. This affordable Hawaiian owned hotel is a scenic 40 minute drive to Hawaii's Volcano National Park, and just a few minutes by car to quaint Hilo Town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilo Seaside Hotel

Address: 126 Banyan Way, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4647
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range: €118 - €162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hilo Seaside Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 140
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“Pool wing is very nice”
canada777-1207, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room #254 gets a great Sunrise”
  • #254 Looking to Sea
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449philp, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were given a lovely room with a sunrise view. Very nice.”
noreenl69, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms off the koi pands are quieter than those facing the Ice Pond but we enjoyed the sunrise and the people watching from our lanai.”
vickik584, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room that looks over the front yard pond and city beach. Otherwise you don't get a view.”
rony_bonbony, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
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