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Arnott's Lodge

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#1 of 8 Hotels in Hilo
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San Leandro, California
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Hilo is a wonderful little town but unlike Kailua-Kona, does not have a lot of hotels in town. We wanted to avoid staying in an insulated, isolated deluxe resort, and we trying to find someplace that would work for our trip. After reading good things about the Mauna Kea Summit tour by Arnott's, I decided to book our stay there...

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AlohaArnotts, Manager at Arnott's Lodge, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for the positive review. We are happy to hear that we were perfect for your stay in Hilo! Our deluxe suite and 1BR suite are our most requested rooms as you have your own space to spread out and feel like home. We don't provide TV's in the room but who needs a television when you've got...

Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 20 December 2015

I guess I expected rustic and basic. It was basic but not at all rustic. This is a motel in the middle of a residential neighborhood very close to the airport. To call it a lodge is misleading. We were woken in the middle of the night with a screaming domestic dispute. A bit disconcerting to say the least. It...

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AlohaArnotts, Manager at Arnott's Lodge, responded to this review

Aloha and thanks for your honest review. We are located in a hotel zone area and yes we do have families and local residence around. Our area is usually quiet majority of the time. We apologize that you were woken up by a dispute not sure if it was from a neighbor or a guest staying with us? Arnott's Lodge...

Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed in a private bedroom, bathroom and kitchen. Towels, soap and shampoo in dispenser were provided. They are clean. It is closed to a small and interesting beach, a walking distance. Closed by several good restaurants (by car). The best is a discounted rate to Mauna Kea Summit. Our guide, Lauren, was knowledgeable. Two things we can recommended to...

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Aloha and thanks for your review. We are within walking distance to numerous beach access and all very different and beautiful. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our Mauna Kea tour with Lauren. You can't beat the price of $130 per person when staying with us. Thanks for the feedback on our air condition unit. We will soon...

Sydney
Reviewed 10 December 2015

By far our favorite place to stay in Hawaii. Throughout our trip we stayed at a number of hotels. Ranging from 5 star resorts to backpackers accommodation. The lodge gave us the perfect balance of everything we were looking for in a holiday. Our room was very comfortable and offered us a brilliant view of the garden. The location is...

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Aloha and mahalo for the great review! We are happy to hear that Arnott's Lodge is your favorite place to stay in Hilo, what an awesome compliment! We are happy that you enjoyed the view from your room. It can range from, watching swaying coconut trees, fresh water pond, dancing hibiscus or friendly geckos! Riding a bike around the area...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 4 December 2015

We stayed at Armott's for just one night. But had a wonderful experience. The girl at the counter was extremely helpful:) She gave us tips and tons of information, she went as far as printing driving directions for us. We did stay in private rooms in the hostel, which I couldn't be happier with cleanest hostel I've ever stayed at....

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AlohaArnotts, Manager at Arnott's Lodge, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for your awesome review. We have great staff and they are a wealth of information. Cleanliness and customer service is important to us and we hope our guests have a memorable experience in Hilo. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Hilo. Aloha

PASCO
Reviewed 4 December 2015

This was a really neat place. I felt like I was at a 5 star hotel. I only had time for one night but next time I will definitely schedule time to stay longer. The exotic table decorations were clever, beds comfortable and clean. Information was readily available. Great place. I highly recommend.

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AlohaArnotts, Manager at Arnott's Lodge, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for the awesome review! We wished you could've stayed longer too! It's a great compliment to hear that you felt like you were in a 5 star hotel! We aim to provide 5 star service at great prices. We look forward to seeing you again soon but longer. Aloha

Norris, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Arnott's Lodge is a great place to say. I have been there twice and will always go back when in Hawaii. The rooms are very nice and the location is perfect; only one block from the ocean in a nice residential area. The value is outstanding as well. The first time we stayed in a room with a private bathroom...

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AlohaArnotts, Manager at Arnott's Lodge, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for your positive review. Thanks for being a repeat customer and we appreciate your patronage. We are in a great location and within minutes from the ocean. You can't beat our prices and under $100 a night. We look forward to a third visit from you soon. Mahalo again for taking the time to review Arnott's Lodge....

Auburn, California
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Arnotts offers simple, clean lodging so that you can spend your travel dollars on fun activities. I've travelled all over the world & small hostels are the best way to meet interesting people too. Highly recommend Arnotts!!

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AlohaArnotts, Manager at Arnott's Lodge, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for your awesome review! Yes, we offer great prices on our accommodation and tours so that you can spend extra money on other activities!! Arnott's Lodge & Hiking Aventures is a great place to meet other travelers. We look forward to seeing you again soon on your next adventure to Hilo. Aloha

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 December 2015

People were lovely, very accomodating! Would happily stay here again and the staff were quite flexible with organising tours and providing local information. Great value for Hawaii and quite acceptable Internet

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AlohaArnotts, Manager at Arnott's Lodge, responded to this review

Aloha and mahalo for your review. We look forward to you staying with us on your next trip to Hilo. I'm happy to hear that we were able to provide excellent service to you. We've just improved our complimentary Wifi in majority of our rooms and glad to hear it was acceptable. Mahalo again for the 5 star rating. Aloha

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Good service & a true hostel experience. We had booked the deluxe twin room, but it had some problems so the staff kindly upgraded us to the deluxe queen room for the remainder of our stay. The twin room is very tiny, located at a noisy spot near the front of the building, and had a persistent sewer smell in...

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Aloha and mahalo for taking the time to review Arnott's Lodge & Hiking Adventures. It states on our website that the deluxe twin room is on the cozier side. Our 1BR suite with twin beds are a lot spacious plus you have a kitchenette all to yourself. We have a variety of books in the deluxe living room library and...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arnott's Lodge and Hiking Adventures is located in a delightful, tropical area minutes from the coastline. We offer a range of affordable accommodations from backpackers in one building, to deluxe rooms with private bathroom in another. In between these accommodation extremes we have semi-private/suites that include a shared bathroom and a kitchenette which makes family vacations affordable. We also incorporate a beautiful camp ground for campers. Inexpensive bike rentals are available. Arnott's also has its own tour division where lodge guests get substantial discounts on incredible adventures such as the summit of Mauna Kea, Volcanoes National Park and Valleys and Waterfalls Tours. Come experience a relaxed Hawaii environment within walking distance to green sea turtles and swimming beaches. We hope to see you soon. Aloha ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arnott's Lodge

Address: 98 Apapane Rd, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4907
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range: RM535 - RM787 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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“Bring coffee! Coffee pot but only one coffee packet. ”
Cms2716, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Because my daughter and I wanted separate rooms I initially looked at the 2br-suites, but the 1-br gave us everything we needed.”
HazFly, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Spring for the private rooms if you can. They do have hostel type rooms for less money as well.”
syee99, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room #4; upstairs (No elevator) in the back. Loved the room.”
bubbleartist, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The suite in which we had a semi-private room had tile floor throughout so sound travelled very efficiently. If there had been others staying in the suite I probably would have used earplugs just in case others were up and about when I was sleeping, but they weren't necessary when it was only us. The bed was a bit soft, but in good condition.”
P4458OTwendys, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
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