Hilo Bay Hostel

Top choice hostel

in Hilo
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In a gorgeously restored 1912 plantation home, this B&B deftly blends retro style and modern amenities. Three main-floor rooms feature private lanai, some overlooking charming koi ponds. The largest ground-floor room boasts more privacy and space. Guests have access to the kitchen and laundry facilities. Add a personable host, proximity to town and reasonable rates – you can't go wrong here.

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Quick description

Hilo Bay Hostel offers accommodation in Hilo. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Rooms come with a shared bathroom equipped with a shower. There is a shared kitchen at the property. Coffee and tea is available in the lobby area from 07:00 until 10:00. Car hire is available at this hostel and the area is popular for snorkelling. East Hawaii Cultural Center is 100 metres from Hilo Bay Hostel, while The Pacific Tsunami Museum is 200 metres away. Hilo Airport is 4 km from the property.

Important information

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. A damage deposit of USD 45 is required on arrival. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist. License number: <strong>TA-004-194-9696-01</strong>


  • Board games/puzzles
  • Cctv in common areas
  • Parking
  • 24-hour security
  • Library
  • Nightclub/dj
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Bridal suite
  • Designated smoking area
  • Shared lounge/tv area
  • Internet services
  • Lockers
  • Shared kitchen
  • Snorkelling
  • Family rooms
  • Beachfront
  • Free parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Smoke alarms
  • Wifi


  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Non-smoking rooms


  • Free WiFi available


  • Laundry
  • Ironing service