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Big Island Retreat

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  • Excellent83%
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Beachfront
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honeymooning on various Hawaiian islands can leave you at danger of slipping into the air conditioned and homogenised atmospheres of huge resorts and experiencing nothing of true Island life; so it was great to experience the gentle ministration of our host, “Gigi” at her Big...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After being left with no room at the hotel we originally booked, Big Island Retreat was one of the few hotels I called for help with this situation. The lady on the phone -Angelina- was very concern about my family of four with no place...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have had many wonderful stays around the planet, but we must say that our stay here was a unique experience that was so special that we are already planning our return. The key ingredient to the experience was Gigi, a most incredible person. She...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my surprise for my 50th birthday for my fiance. It was amazing! The room was clean, airy and beautifully decorated. The property was well-kept. We used our kitchenette for breakfast in the morning and the community kitchen for dinner and the cut up...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is an unusual place. It's not a bed and breakfast because -- as one of the handwritten signs in the common room indicated -- you have to make both yourself! This place is more of a short-term rental with shared facilities to cook your...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$174 - US$482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$174 - US$482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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kfollett
20 February 2017|
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Response from BandonBeachlover | Reviewed this property |
This seems like it would be very family friendly to me but I would reach out to Gigi or the owner.
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lovetrav56
10 April 2016|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
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William J
3 March 2016|
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Response from redbets | Reviewed this property |
Btw: thanks for asking the question, it brought back some good memories!
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"Seaside View room!"
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"Oceanview is private and has a nice view. Pretty decor."
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"All the rooms are beautifully appointed and clean, clean, clean!!!"
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"Others noted the lack of ocean view from Seaside Room. My husband and I were very pleased with the view..."
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