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Lagoon Center 526

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 933 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Hilo Lagoon Center #526 is a two bedroom, 2 bathroom, 5th floor condo in the heart of Hilo Town. The setting is so serene that you'll easily forget you're in the middle of one of Hawaii's largest towns! The location is so convenient, the views are incredible, and the condo is nicely decorated and packed with every amenity you'll need, including two master bedroom suites, a full kitchen, Wifi, a pool, and central A/C.

Lagoon Center 526 has a great floorplan, with two bedroom suites separated by the living room and kitchen. One bedroom has a king bed and a TV. The other has a queen bed and a workspace, perfect for your laptop if you have to do some working while you stay. Both bedrooms have a full, ensuite bathroom with a vessel sink, vanity, toilet and shower. Each bedroom has a private balcony with a sweeping view of the parks, lakes and gardens just outside Lagoon Center.

The living room has comfortable seating and a sleeper sofa to accommodate additional guests. There's a large TV with cable access and a DVD player. High speed internet including Wifi is also provided. The living room also has a balcony that shares the same green, lush views.

The galley kitchen is just off the living room and is equipped with everything you'll need to prepare meals if you decide to eat in. There's an electric range, full sized fridge, dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, and plenty of pots and pans. Dishes, cups and plates are also provided, along with many other useful kitchen implements.

The Lagoon Center has a large pool with a restroom, gas grill, and plenty of lounge chairs. Even though the location is quiet and serene, you're within a 5 minute drive of Hilo Bayfront, the UH Hilo campus, and dozens of local shops and restaurants. The many beach parks of Keaukaha are 15 minutes away. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is a 45 minute drive. The major improvements to Saddle Road allow you to cross the island in about an hour and a half to explore the Kona and Kohala coasts.

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More Details

Property Manager
Aloha Coast Realty/Hawaii Holiday Vac. Rentals
Member since: 2000
Speaks: english, spanish
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018

Amenities

Hilo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 933 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Lake View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • King Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Queen Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • swimming

Reviews

4.6/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews
4

Great Location

  • 4 of 5

Condo #526 in Lagoon Center is perfectly located in Hilo. While being located near the heart of town, the view of the lagoon and surrounding park cause you to feel as though you’re in your own little world. As perviously mentioned by another reviewer, there’s an elevator with service to the parking lot located just across the hall from the condo. We would have given the condo 5 stars but for a few problems. We got off to a slow start when our search of the condo failed to provide the coffee grounds needed to make that important first cup of coffee. Fortunately, there’s a great coffee shop within walking distance. This problem was solved by going to Target for coffee and other items, including shampoo, conditioner, and the body wash normally available in rentals. It should be noted that the master bath does not have running cold water in the sink and the grout in the shower could use either a major cleaning or re-groutting. Slippers were an easy solution. Overall this condo is a great value. We will bring coffee next time we stay in #526. 😃

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hilo retreat

  • 5 of 5

Great clean place. Beds are comfortable, AC works, great views. Really enjoyed the stay. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Good Option

  • 4 of 5

Too be honest, we are not huge multi-unit building guests. Our last place in Hilo was a cottage that was more to our liking. That being said, the unit provided everything we needed, and was a good option. The location is central and pretty close to everything one needs (meaning food shopping, restaurants, and local flavor).

Where the unit let's it self down from obtaining a five in our book, was the faucet issue in the attached bath in the bedroom. The cold water had to be turned off by hand underneath the sink otherwise it would drip all night. We brought it to their attention, and just hope it was taken care of. The other is the metal surrounding the a/c units, they are just old and ugly. They function properly, they just look a fright. This could also be the humidity issue with Hilo in general.

The parking was close to the building which was nice, and having the side entrance and elevator was a plus. Just be aware the elevator has mostly dayish operating hours, but still handy.

We did not use the pool. The view was lovely and tranquil. Would we stay here again, maybe...if a single unit dwelling was not available and they attended to our issues, yes. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved the view

  • 5 of 5

What an awesome condo. There was everything anyone could ever need or want. The space was great and the view, what a way to wake up in the morning!! Easy access from the parking lot. VERY CLEAN. Would go back anytime.

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Positively stunning!

  • 5 of 5

When we got to our "suite" we were absolutely floored. It was bigger than our home apartment, and could easily fit a family of four. We didn't even use half of the house. AND THAT VIEW! Absolutely stunning! The place was clean and well-kept, but not too sterile like a hotel either. Full kitchen with all the necessary amenities. Needless to say, we were in heaven. The rental company was responsive and attentive, even when I had a durpy stupid question. I will fight anyone to try to rent this place in the future! But I suspect once word gets out, it's hardly ever going to be available. If you can nab it, don't hesitate.

One nicety to note, during the daytime, there is a working service elevator across the hall that goes right down literally to the parking spot, very convenient, but I didn't figure it out until after we had moved in. It shuts off at around 6:30p though. Otherwise, you go through the front door, up and around, which is quite a bit further. See if you can find it when first going in and hauling bags.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Notes

  • Rates are based on a party of 2; additional guests are are $10 each per night plus tax.
    There is a cleaning fee of $135. Extended stays require a monthly cleaning fee.
    All reservations require a non-refundable $35 damage protection plan and Hawaii taxes of 14.416%

    We accept major credit cards for payment.
    We require a 25% deposit to confirm, with the balance due 90 days before arrival.
    Reservations arriving within 90 days are due in full at the time of booking.

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