Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, Hilo, Hawaii
The Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, located on beautiful Hilo Bay, is only two miles from the airport and to the center of town. The rural city of Hilo is surrounded by lush tropical rainforest, stunning natural wonders, and yards of gorgeous beach. The hotel features an outdoor pool, expansive sundeck, a gift shop, florist, complimentary parking, ice and vending machines, and a laundromat. Massages can be arranged at the front desk. Services available to guests include a 24-hour front desk, late checkout, laundry and valet service, porters, wake-up calls, and safe deposit boxes. Banquet facilities are also on offer. The Queen’s Court serves American cuisine in a casual setting. Enjoy a Sunday champagne brunch and specialty buffet dinners in the convenience of the hotel restaurant. Other dining options abound in downtown Hilo. Topnotch dining is also available at the nearby Kilauea Lodge–rated in the top 20 of all Hawaiian restaurants by Zagat’s guide. Or partake of some refreshments and snack foods at the Wai’oli Lounge, which also features nightly entertainment. The region surrounding the hotel is renowned for its dazzling waterfalls, lush jungles, amazing orchid farms, and charming antique stores. Many boutiques, restaurants, and entertainment options are available in the town of Hilo, which is just two miles away. Nearby, guests will also find the opportunity to participate in water sports, including scuba diving, snorkeling, and kayaking. Helicopter tours can be arranged as well. Rooms are equipped with cable television, alarm clock radio, telephone and dataports, refrigerator, lanai (some), coffeemaker (some), air-conditioning, and a hairdryer.