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Grand Naniloa Hotel places you within 2 miles (3 km) of popular sights like Panaewa Rainforest Zoo and Pacific Tsunami Museum. This hotel has 265 rooms and welcomes guests with conveniences like a bar/lounge, a golf course, and an outdoor pool. On the beach, it's also near University of Hawaii at Hilo and Lyman Museum.


At the end of the day, unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge.


All of Grand Naniloa Hotel's 265 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. 42-inch TVs are available for entertainment, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Safes are also standard.

Property features

Guests staying at Grand Naniloa Hotel enjoy access to a golf course, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi in public areas. If you decide to drive, there's free parking. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with luggage storage and securing valuables. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a meeting room, coffee/tea in a common area, and a computer station.


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Bar/lounge
  • Golf course

Grand Naniloa Hotel

93 Banyan Dr Hilo HI 96720

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 05 October 2016 to 31 October 2016 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Elevator
  • Parking area
  • Select guestrooms
Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located on historic Banyan Drive, close to downtown Hilo, Grand Naniloa Hotel features a 9-hole golf course amid tall, tropical trees, and an oceanfront dip pool.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the lobby, as well as a complimentary computer terminal.

Exhibit space and conference facilities are available on site, in addition to wedding services and banquet facilities.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 265 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Garden 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • One meeting room 
  • Year Built 1960 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1022 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 11,000 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Grand Naniloa Hotel offers 265 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves.

Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Hilo hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Air conditioning 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Television 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Where to Eat

Hilo offers numerous dining choices within walking distance of the hotel.

Grand Naniloa Hotel offers island styled cuisine. Our chef highlights local flavors and farm-fresh cuisine by using locally sourced produce selected from the Hilo Farmer’s Market and beef from the Big Island’s Kahua Ranch.

Our salad bar is offered every night alongside a soup of the day. Themed nights include a Chinese influenced buffet, Hilo Plantation Evening buffet, bbq, and pasta. Our dessert table includes delights like lilikoi bars, bread pudding, chocolate profiteroles and island-made ice cream.

Nearby Things to Do

Resort amenities include complimentary golf on Hilo’s only 9-hole course and driving range adjacent to the hotel, restaurant buffet, lobby bar, bayside wedding gazebo, meeting space, a state of the art fitness center, and special monthly local entertainment in the hotel’s exclusive concert hall. We also have keiki programs where children can embrace the art of hula, take dance lessons and participate in contests.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golfing on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 5.00 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Free Golf Promotion

Book a stay in any room and rate type for travel any time, and each registered guest receives a free daily 9-hole round of golf.

Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

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