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The Shipman House Guest Cottage, built 1910, housed long-term guests of the Shipman family in Hilo, Hawaii.
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Shipman House Guest Cottage (Room 2: Makai Room)

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Barbara

Shipman House Guest Cottage (Room 2: Makai Room)

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Barbara is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean15 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

The Shipman House Guest Cottage, on Reed's Island in Hilo, is 20 miles from the eruption. Our air is fresh, clean! The Cottage's 2 separate units, mirror-images, are listed separately on Airbnb. 4 easy blocks to town, walk to excellent restaurants, museums, shops, Farmers' Market. Stargazing is just a 45 minute drive away. Waterfalls, snorkeling, botanical gardens nearby. Your hosts happily welcomed B&B guests here from all over the world for 20 years when this was part of the Shipman House B&B.

Amenities

Wifi
Free parking on premises
Iron
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM

Accessibility

Wide clearance to bed
Wide doorway to the bedroom

Availability

64 Reviews

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Katie
October 2018
Gorgeous place to stay, Barbara was great to talk to and easy to communicate with. Had little thoughtful touches that made the stay that muc…
Raven User Profile
Raven
September 2018
Beautiful property and surrounding areas No AC so be prepared but lots of fans so it was tolerable. Cozy set up and lots of good recommenda…
Jeannine User Profile
Jeannine
September 2018
We predict that you will enjoy your stay here very much.
Jerry User Profile
Jerry
September 2018
This was the third time we have stayed at the Shipman House, but the first time at the guest cottage. The property is both historic and amaz…
Brenda User Profile
Brenda
July 2018
This is the perfect location while staying in Hilo. Close to everything, yet very private. The grounds are beautiful. The room is charmin…
B User Profile
B
July 2018
An Easy place to stay and enjoy! Air quality on the Hilo side of the island was generally great, and we enjoyed all the local restaurants th…
Elizabeth User Profile
Elizabeth
June 2018
The room was so spacious and clean. It was a beautiful retreat. To just sit on the porch, drinking coffee and reading a book was a glorious …

Hosted by Barbara

Hilo, Hawaii, United StatesJoined in November 2016
Barbara User Profile
125 Reviews
Barbara is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Recently-retired from Shipman House Bed & Breakfast, which I started 20 years ago, I love helping visitors see Hawaii as locals do, visiting favorite places, tasting local foods, enjoying the area. I love to cook, garden and paint, and hope to do more of these in retirement. I wa…
Languages: English
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