This spacious self-contained 1 bedroom apartment is located in walking distance from Rainbow Falls. Located on the ground floor of a private home surrounded by lush green lawns and well-tended gardens. It comes fully furnished with a queen-sized bed, a brand new TV set (cable and high-speed WiFi included) and kitchen amenities which includes a refrigerator/freezer, microwave oven, large electric skillet, rice cooker, coffee maker, blender, electric tea kettle, toaster oven, dishes, pots, pans and utensils.
The property backs onto Kaumana Springs Reserve, which provides a green and restful backdrop to the garden setting where you can sit in the sun beside the spring-fed stream and watch tiny red crayfish as you recuperate from a busy day of sightseeing or work. Parking is conveniently located only steps away from the front entrance, well away from street traffic.
Bustling Hilo town is located a short 5 minute drive down Waianuenue Avenue where antique shops, fast food outlets, gyms, grocery stores and a wide variety of excellent restaurants – among them Japanese, Thai, French, Vietnamese, gourmet American and of course local Hawaiian style – are waiting to be discovered by you. The Hilo Farmer’s Market is a favorite for all visitors for fresh produce and beautiful flowers. Volcanoes National Park is within a 45 minute drive and Richardson Ocean Park with black sand beach is just a 20 minute drive while the Mauna Kea access road is a mere 25 miles from the apartment.
Other local attractions include:
Within 5 minutes drive or less: Rainbow Falls, Boiling Pots, the Lava Tube Cave, Lyman Museum and the Pacific Tsunami Museum.
Within 10 minutes drive: Imiloa Astronomy Center, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Wailoa Arts Center and the access to the Saddle Road for crossing the Big Island.
Note: Regarding rates, the average nightly fee is $75 per night and it drops to $65 per night for stays exceeding 30 or more nights.
Come, stay, enjoy Hilo town and all the beauty of this amazing island.