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    Dolphin Bay

    333 Iliahi St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2399
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good38%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “banana bread” (98 reviews)
    “fresh fruit” (57 reviews)
    “every morning” (56 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a DoubleTree by Hilton
    445 reviews
    #5 of 8 hotels in Hilo
     
    Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
    1,768 reviews
    #4 of 8 hotels in Hilo
     
    Arnott's Lodge
    539 reviews
    #1 of 8 hotels in Hilo
     
    Hilo Seaside Hotel
    1,037 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Hilo
     
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    321 - 325 of 620 reviews

    Reviewed 19 December 2012

    The first time that I stayed at DBH was in 2006. This time, it was 5 of us adventure seeking friends. The place is as I remember, just friendly and helpful island folk, extremely clean rooms, beautiful grounds and a lovely, light and free breakfast....More

    Reviewed 18 December 2012

    Cute, clean, comfortable. An older property, simple, definitely nothing fancy but a good value, a relaxing energy, and superior service with very friendly staff. The grounds have a nice tropical feel and it's very relaxing. Dolphin Bay is located in a quiet part of Hilo...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2012

    My husband & I stayed there for 3 nights in Dec (2012) and were thrilled. While not a new facility, the rooms were clean, the staff excellent and just totally relaxing. If you need the big hotel amenities then this may not be the place...More

    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

    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

    Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a DoubleTree by Hilton
    445 reviews
    #5 of 8 hotels in Hilo
     
    Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
    1,768 reviews
    #4 of 8 hotels in Hilo
     
    Arnott's Lodge
    539 reviews
    #1 of 8 hotels in Hilo
     
    Hilo Seaside Hotel
    1,037 reviews
    #3 of 8 hotels in Hilo
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$167 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Hilo
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    • Dolphin Bay Hilo, Hawaii ,
    • Dolphin Bay Hotel Hilo
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    Traveller (308)
    Room & Suite (76)
    Dining (13)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (202)
    Bathroom (11)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    2.92 km away
     
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    Nearby Attractions
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    .70 km away
    Questions & Answers
    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
    "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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    "Every room is good"
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