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Hilo Vacation Package Deals

Keen to organize your amazing Hilo trip? The expert team at Orbitz will coordinate your hotel and flight bookings for the best deals.

How do savings of up to $857* grab you? Simply pick your desired airfares, hotels, rental cars and experiences and you'll have a little extra spare cash jingling around in your pockets!

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Hilo Travel Guide

Where is Hilo?

A relaxed, worry-free escape starts with a bit of research. Read on to learn exactly where Hilo is.

It's situated in Hawaii, 50 miles from Kailua-Kona.

43,000 locals reside in this area of Hawaii Island.

Places to Visit in Hilo

Don't vacation in Hilo without dropping by exceptional attractions like Imiloa Astronomy Center and the Pacific Tsunami Museum. Looking for a few other options? Consider the Lyman Museum and the Panaewa Rainforest Zoo. If you can spare the time, tour them all!

Check out the rushing waters of Rainbow Falls. It's even more stunning after heavy rains! Want some more options? Had enough of sightseeing for one day? After somewhere quiet to relax with your travel mates? Head over to Liliuokalani Park and Gardens. But wait, that's not all! You'll be sure to have a pleasant time at Naniloa Country Club. Here, club members can appreciate each other's company and take advantage of the property's amenities.

Car Rentals in Hilo

Nothing compares to exploring somewhere new with your own wheels. If you're after car rentals in Hilo, Orbitz is here to help.

Picking up a car right at Hilo International Airport will ensure that you don't have to bother with transfers and cabs. A couple of the most reliable outlets include Dollar Rent A Car and Avis. They're situated close to the terminal, so they're easy to find.

Make your way over to Enterprise and you'll be navigating the busy streets in no time. They are located at 875 Kanoelehua Ave, 2 miles from the town center.

Where to stay in Hilo – Hotel Accommodation

If you're planning to stop overnight, you ought to know there are only 13 hotels in Hilo. We can help you find a suitable room, but you'll have to move fast!

When you're planning your island getaway, look into the deals and amenities at The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls and Island Goode's - Luxury Adults Only Accommodation. Then you just need to pick the best one for you!

Nearest Airports to Hilo

Escaping to Hilo? Lift your tray table, put your seat upright and prepare to land at Hilo International Airport (ITO), the nearest airport. The jumping-off point to your trip, the terminal is 3 miles east of the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Hilo

If you've discovered the very best of Hilo already, don't go home just yet. In fact, you've got iconic attractions close at hand! Just 25 miles away is Volcano. Many people use this locality as a base to experience the famous attraction, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

No Cancellation Fees

Feeling disappointed because you have to cancel your vacation? Don't sweat it — we're definitely not going to make it worse by making you pay a fee.^ If you act quickly, your chosen hotel and airline might not either.

Top Rated Hotels for your Hilo Vacation

Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a Doubletree by Hilton
Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a Doubletree by Hilton
3.5 out of 5.0 93 Banyan Dr, Hilo, HI
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (91 reviews)

The location is ideal for exploring Hilo and Hawai'i. There are plenty of opportunities on site to make a short or long term stay enjoyable. The airport is located nearby.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020
Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a Doubletree by Hilton features a golf course, a nightclub, and an outdoor pool. Valet parking is available for USD 20 per day. The ...
Aarons Cottage
Aarons Cottage
2.0 out of 5.0 54 Keokea Loop, Hilo, HI
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (13 reviews)

It was close to the beach and at least quiet when I was there. However, it was not very clean and the management did not clean the room or even offer a bottle of water when requested for a hike despite having 30 or so bottles visible.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019
Guests of Aarons Cottage enjoy free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and express check-out. You can take advantage of free parking if you drive. Staff ...
Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0 71 Banyan Dr, Hilo, HI
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (167 reviews)

We were at this hotel for the big island marathon and found that the hotel is in a great location close to restaurants. The on-site restaurant and bar was very expensive but we found a good variety of off-site restaurants.

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020
Guests staying at Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Free parking is included with your stay. ...

Things To Do during your Hilo Vacation

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