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Hilo Hawaiian Hotel

Resort Amenities

Blending Old Hawaii Hospitality with Contemporary Style on Hilo Bay

Located on historic Banyan Drive near Liliuokalani Gardens, this classic hotel still retains the authentic Hawaiian charm and aloha spirit reflecting Hilo’s heart and soul. Refreshed, air-conditioned accommodations offer a refrigerator, coffee maker, flat screen TV, and private lanai (most). For on-site convenience, enjoy the restaurant, lounge, iCafé, freshwater swimming pool, and meeting and banquet facilities.

Daily Continental Breakfast

For your convenience, Hilo Hawaiian Hotel is pleased to offer continental breakfast for up to 2 guests daily at our Waioli Lounge. Includes a selection of pastries such as banana bread and croissant, tropical fruit, oatmeal, yogurt, coffee, tea, and juice.

WSW The Steakhouse

Whisky Steak Wine (WSW) The Steakhouse at the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel is the only true steakhouse in Hilo. It features first-class steaks, an array of seafood, the best wine list in East Hawai’i, and a table-side Whisky Cart experience.

Located on the lobby level, WSW The Steakhouse offers stunning views overlooking Hilo Bay. The menu features a wide selection of locally sourced produce and appetizers, Prime Grade or Premium Certified Black Angus steaks & chops, seafood, salads, sides and desserts. Daily specials and weekly features are available and include The Surf & Turf on Monday, a Wagyu Grade Tomahawk Tuesday and Wednesday Live Kona-Cold Whole Lobster. WSW also features an impressive list of exclusive fine wines and whiskies, with wines not found elsewhere in the state and whiskies from around the world. A floor-to-ceiling walk-around glass display showcases the restaurant’s worldly selections of wines and spirits. The display also houses a signature Whisky Cart, from which hand-picked selections will be poured table-side to the delight of guests.

WSW is led by Hilo Hawaiian Hotel Food & Beverage Director Gregory Arianoff, Executive Chef Dean Otake and Chef De Cuisine Jason Soriano. It is open daily for dinner from 5 to 9 p.m.

For reservations, visit or call (808) 969-6470.

  • Total Rooms: 286
  • Number of Floors: 8
  • Number of Elevators: 3

Property Amenities

  •   24-hour front desk  icon 24-hour front desk
  •   Accessible Rooms  icon Accessible Rooms
  •   Apparel / Boutique Shops  icon Apparel / Boutique Shops
  •   Bar/Lounge  icon Bar/Lounge
  •  Oceanfront  icon Oceanfront
  •   Daily Continental Breakfast  icon Daily Continental Breakfast
  •   Concierge  icon Concierge
  •   Convenience Store  icon Convenience Store
  •   Elevator  icon Elevator
  •   Gift Shops  icon Gift Shops
  •  Guest Services Desk  icon Guest Services Desk
  •  Housekeeping  icon Housekeeping
  •  Internet  icon Internet
  •  Laundry/Dry Cleaning ($)  icon Laundry/Dry Cleaning ($)
  •  Live Music Events  icon Live Music Events
  •  Meeting/Event Space  icon Meeting/Event Space
  •  Parking  icon Parking
  •  Pool - Oceanfront Pool  icon Pool - Oceanfront Pool
  •  Restaurant  icon Restaurant
  •  Security  icon Security
  •  Wedding Services  icon Wedding Services
  •  Wi-Fi  icon Wi-Fi

In-Room Amenities

  • Wi-Fi icon Wi-Fi
  • Air Conditioner  icon Air Conditioner
  • Kitchenette (1BR Suites Only)  icon Kitchenette (1BR Suites Only)
  • Flat Screen TV  icon Flat Screen TV
  • Private Balcony / Lanai  icon Private Balcony / Lanai
  • Hawaiian Coffee & Coffee Maker  icon Hawaiian Coffee & Coffee Maker
  • Refrigerator  icon Refrigerator
  • Microwave (1BR Suites Only)  icon Microwave (1BR Suites Only)
  • Iron / Ironing Board  icon Iron / Ironing Board
  • Hairdryer  icon Hairdryer
  • Phone  icon Phone
This list includes all available room amenities. Amenities may vary by room and room category.

Nearby Activities

The youngest and largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii Island is known for its awesome natural wonders and incredibly varied eco-systems. No island captures the power of nature quite like the here. Hilo is a charming seaside town with easy access to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Mauna Kea, and more.

Activities & Sightseeing
  • Historic Hilo Town
  • Hilo Farmers Market
  • Richardson Beach
  • Hamakua Scenic Coast Drive
  • Liliuokalani Park and Gardens
  • Lyman Museum
Outdoor Adventures
  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
  • Rainbow Falls & Boiling Pots
  • Mauna Kea State Recreation Area
  • Punaluu Black Sand Beach
  • Kalapana Lava Viewing
  • Waipio Valley Hike

Restaurants - & - Lounges

Hawaii’s diverse blend of cultures is evident in its culinary variety. Be sure to bring your appetite to our islands. From world-renowned Pacific Rim cuisine to traditional Hawaiian luaus and local-style comfort food, you’ll have a chance to try it all on the Big Island.

  • Kawamoto Store
  • Lucy's Taqueria
  • Cafe 100
  • Restaurant Kenichi
  • Moon & Turtle
  • Liko Lehua Cafe