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Guest Suite - Pretty and Private

Bedrooms 1
Property type studio


About the property

comfortable guest suite

private lanai with ocean view

bedroom, bathroom and living room

mini refrigerator, coffee maker, toaster oven

short one block walk to beach

3 miles to downtown Hilo taxi is approximately 20.00

3 miles to Hilo airport

**we have rental car available on Turo website

queen sized bed

living room with futon

wonderful tradewind breeze

ceiling fans in all rooms

off street parking

free wifi

beautiful, scenic and historic neighborhood

relax and detatch without cable television

Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
5 September, 2017

What makes this studio unique

subject to availability - seasonal fruit and eggs grown on property

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a delightful experience! Maria was so welcoming and responsive. The suite was spacious and comfortable, nicely decorated and clean in a quiet location close to the beach. Loved the porch kitchen. Happy to come home at night and will recommend staying here to my friends.
Mar 2015
  • 1 of 19


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in the Hilo in the Hawaii County

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 2
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • hair dryer, shampoo and body wash provided
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
laundry is available 5.00 per load with covered line provided for hanging


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

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Guest Suite - Pretty and Private
average rating of 4.888889 based on 37 reviews
Zurich, Switzerland

Awesome stay with a generous, helpful host

  • 5 of 5

We greatly enjoyed some days in this spacious accommodation located in a lush area. Fresh Avocado and Banana generously offered by Maria as well as the lovely sound of birds and frogs increased this feeling of staying in a paradisiac garden.

We would certainly stay again at this wonderful place!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful getaway

  • 5 of 5

Quite and peaceful getaway.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful grounds, welcoming host, close to beaches

  • 5 of 5

Very charming property and kind host. Large suite, comfortable bed, covered parking, close to downtown shopping, close access to beaches and even fresh picked bananas for breakfast! Thank you for your hospitality, we had a great time!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Maria and Steve were very welcoming to my wife and I during our visit to celebrate our anniversary and my wife's birthday. We had everything we needed and felt much more comfortable staying there than in a hotel. We felt like we were visiting family. We had everything we needed during our 3 night stay. The lanai/outdoor kitchenette was a nice place to retreat after the daily adventures. We enjoyed listening to the sounds of nature. The location was in perfect proximity to our favorite snorkeling beach where we hang our hammock and relax. The accomodations are very affordable and pleasant enough to want to stay much longer next time. Thank you for your hospitality. You and Steve are very pleasant.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo nui - we enjoyed meeting and hosting you!
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In and Out

  • 5 of 5

Although our stay at this property was brief (just overnight), Maria's warmth and hospitality made the Big Island just a little bit more enjoyable for us. The cool island air at night, and all the sounds of nature outside, made for a wonderful night's sleep. Thank you, Maria!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baltimore, MD

Lots of aloha

  • 5 of 5

We loved Maria's little suite, it was perfect for us. The bed was comfortable and the outside kitchen made it feel a little like living in a treehouse. But what really made it special was Maria's warm hospitality.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Hilo International Airport
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday studio in the Hilo, Big Island Hawaii

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £113.73
cleaning £34.12 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.9%

Please practice Hawaiian Ohana custom of removing shoes before entering home.
No cook stoves or open flames inside or on the lanai (porch). Grilling is permitted in backyard. Mahalo and we hope to help you enjoy your stay!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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