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Halana Hale Vacation Rental

19-4789 Amaumau Road , Volcano, HI 96785 USA (Show map)
51 Reviews
$130 - $195
per night

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Halana Hale is a unique vacation rental property. Various bedrooms to suit your taste. There is a large living room, complete kitchen, family room, covered lanai, and dining room. All rooms are located on one floor. We are 4 miles from Volcano Village and 5 miles from Volcanoes National Park. There are two different viewing areas to watch the Volcano and lava flow. The property is 30 acres and features a large lawn, fruit orchard and a fern forest for hiking. If you like to relax in serenity and privacy, Halana is perfect.

Rooms & Rates

Emperor's Master Suite

Master Suite w/ King Bed, private fire place, Cable TV, private bath with extra large garden tub, separate shower, double sink, and walk-in closet

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Kilauea Room

King Bed, walk-in closet. Bathroom with shower, is shared with the Lokelani Room.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 King

Lokelani Room

1 King and 1 Twin bed. Bathroom with shower is shared with the Kilauea room!

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Twin

Mauna Loa Room

1King and 1 Twin bed, private bath with tub/shower combo!

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Twin

Blue Hawaii Room

King Bed, window seat sleep space for small child, private bath with shower!

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Keaau Room

The Kea'au Room is furnished with a Queen bed, two twin beds, a window seat, and private bathroom with a shower. 

The view from the window seat looks out over the fruit orchard. 

The padded window seat may be used for additional sleeping for a smaller guest at no charge.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 2 Twin

Mauna Kea

The Mauna Kea Room is furnished with two twin beds and private bathroom with a shower. The view from the window seat looks out over the fruit orchard. The padded window seat may be used for additional sleeping for a smaller guest at no charge.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Twin

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  • Guest room4.2
  • Services4.6
  • Value4.3
  • Cleanliness4.5
  • Dining4.2

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Our Second Stay in this Paradise

4.6 on February 22, 2014

This is the second year we have stayed here on our annual visit to the Big Island. This year we brought our mothers who are in their 80's. I mention this because they found this special place to be as inviting and comfortable as my wife and I. Mahi is a first rate host and is very informative about the local area, attractions and events. The house is spacious and comfortable, the sleeping rooms as well. We enjoy the quiet 'country' feel of the property and the surroundings, yet it is close by to many of the things we enjoy doing on this part of the Big Island. Next year we are going to extend our stay to several rather than a couple of nights and make the easy drives to points north and south from here, as well as the National Park. We highly recommend this as a quality place to stay, you wont be disappointed!

A perfect retreat to the country!

4.8 on February 11, 2014

Our next visit to the big island will include a week here. It's such an inviting house with spacious rooms and ample common area to relax inside, or out on the big deck. We like the solitude, yet it's so close to Volcano National Park, Hilo and southern beaches. The small village of Volcano has many great places to eat. The hospitality here is top notch and the wealth of local knowledge makes guiding guests to a great vacation experience a certainty! This was our second stay here, it won't be our last, highly, highly recommend!

Met people from opposite ends of the world!

3.2 on January 10, 2014

The great thing about staying here is meeting people from all over the world! This time we met people from Sweden and Singapore. We traded Christmas traditions and shared places to explore and visit in the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. January happened to be "Volcanoes Awareness Month" with special events at the Visitor Center.

A quiet gem

4.4 on August 01, 2013

We visited from the UK in December 2012 (it takes me a long time to get around to reviewing). After an initial misunderstanding over our arrival date, our host couldn't have been more welcoming. The lodge is very peaceful and was a couple of miles out of the National Park. Accommodation was very comfortable, and facilities excellent. An added bonus was the local knowledge and recommendations (dispensed over breakfast) of what places we shouldn't miss on Big Island during our stay: star-gazing from Mauna Kea with experts from the observatories was amazing, and not in our guide books.

Great place

4.4 on March 14, 2013

We had a great stay at the Halana Lodge. It is very peaceful and Mahi was eager to share her knowledge of local attractions. Concerns were addressed immediately. We certainly won't hesitate to stay here again.

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Location Type

Countryside, Island, Mountains, Tropical, Village


Hilo, Hawaii (Big) Island, HI (ITO) 27 miles

Directions to property:

From Hilo airport, take Highway 11 (Volcano Road) south. you will pass through several small towns;Just past the 26 mile marker are 2 blue signs indicating food, gas & lodging. Turn right onto Wright Road just after the second blue sign. Go 2.6 miles. After the road doglegs 90 degrees left, turn right onto Ama'uma'u Road & drive for 1.4 miles near the end of the road where you see the Halana Lodge sign on your left. Drive up the driveway to the Lodge.

Area Attractions

Art Galleries, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Volcanoes National Park, Orchid Farm, Skate Board Park, Farmers' Market, 18 hole golf course, Casual Dining, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Guest Ranch

On-site amenities

Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, DVD Player, Desk, Fireplace, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Library, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Wi-Fi , Hiking trail, Cable TV Emperor's Suite, Full Size Refrigerator, Ironing Board and Iron, Microwave, Cook top, Double Wall Oven, 8 person hot tub

Room amenities

Alarm clock, In-room internet, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bird watching, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Kayaking, Lava viewing at active volcano, Imiloa Astronomy Center, Mauna Kea Observatory, Old Town Hilo, Tsunami Museum, Akaka and Rainbow Falls, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 3:00PM-6:00PM
  • Check Out:: 11:30AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Limited
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 nights or 2 rooms
  • Deposit Amount Required: One night's rent
  • Cancellations: 100% refund for cancellation more than 30 days prior to scheduled arrival.



Mahealani Snell

Languages spoken

Chinese, English

About the innkeepers

Hosts: Mahealani Snell

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Special meal options

, local restaurants, nearby

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19-4789 Amaumau Road , Volcano, HI 96785 USA (Show map)

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