Zen Luxury Bamboo Bungalow, Japanese Gardens & Spa

From $160 / night

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  • 1 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • House

WINNER: " TOP VACATION RENTAL" from 2011 to 2014 and "RATED EXCELLENCE" Awards by FlipKey.

The ZEN BAMBOO BUNGALOW is a 1 bed, 1 bath luxurious, Asian-style upstairs guesthome with private garden entry, spacious living area and balcony with a panorama view. The bungalow is situated on nearly an acre of lush tropical and Japanese-inspired gardens located 2.5 miles from historic, downtown Hilo. The bungalow is more than a beautiful place to stay, it’s a lifestyle. You will experience charming “old Hawaii” where life is slow and easy. At the bungalow you can relax in style or pursue a variety of adventures at your doorstep. Amenitie...Read more


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Zen Luxury Bamboo Bungalow, Japanese Gardens & Spa
Hilo, Hawaii
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Additional Location Information

The Zen Bamboo Bungalow is in a quiet residential neighborhood with streams and waterfalls in the cool uplands of Hilo overlooking landscaped terraces and views of Hilo Bay and Mauna Kea in the distance. The bungalow is located in Hilo town only a 5 minute drive or free bus ride from quaint downtown Hilo and Hilo Bay's shoreline, beaches and Queen Liliuokalani Park and Gardens. The bungalow is conveniently located to grocery stores, shops, restaurants and Hilo's Farmers Market. From the bungalow it is a 40 minute scenic drive to Volcano National Park and Mauna Kea Visitors Center, and a 20 minute drive to Akaka Falls, botanical gardens, and zip lining over valleys and waterfalls.

More About This Location

Warm winter getaways

Getting There

Car is not necessary


Last updated on July 10, 2014
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Rates shown in $ USD

DatesNightlyWeeklyMonthlyMinimum Stay
Apr 5 - Apr 12, 2015
Merrie Monarch
$2755 Nights
All other dates
$160$1,0503 Nights
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Rental fees

  • Damage deposit | $300
  • Cleaning fee | $125 per stay
  • Tax rate | 13.42% of rent

Additional notes from the owner

Hawaii ID# W01612284-01
Standard Rates*:
3 Night Minimum
Single or Double Occupancy
7 or more nights $150/night
3 to 6 nights $160/night
Cleaning fee $120
Maximum occupancy 2 guests.

Ask about accommodations for up to 6 guests. A second bungalow on the property is listed separately under 'Craftsman Luxury Bungalow, Japanese Gardens & Spa.'

*Standard rates do not apply to bookings that include the Merrie Monarch, Thanksgiving and holiday season between Dec 15th and Jan 15th.

Holiday Rates*:
4 Night Minimum
Single or Double Occupancy
7 or more nights $175/night
4 to 6 nights $185/night
Cleaning fee $120
Maximum occupancy 2 guests.

Merrie Monarch Rates*:
5 Night Minimum
Single or Double Occupancy
5+ nights $275/night
Cleaning fee $120
Maximum occupancy 2 guests.

Rental fees are subject to Hawaii tax totaling 13.42%.
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Additional Rental Information:
A 50% rental deposit is due at the time of booking to hold dates and rate, with the balance payable 60 days prior to arrival, except 90 days prior for Merrie Monarch, Thanksgiving and holiday season between Dec 15th and Jan 15th. A refundable security deposit is required. Payments may be by credit card or personal check. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card and American Express.

Cancellation Policy:
Notify us by email 60 or more days prior to your arrival date and deposit funds will be refunded, minus a 15% cancellation fee. After the 60 day cancellation period expires an 'in house' credit will be issued that you may apply towards the cost of one new reservaton, good for one year, again minus a 15% cancellation fee. Cancellations after the arrival date or early departure do not receive a credit. The cancellation period for Merrie Monarch, Thanksgiving and holiday season between Dec 15th and Jan 15th is 90 days.

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Towels Provided
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
Phone / Internet
  • Fax Machine
  • Internet Access
  • Telephone
Pool / Spa
  • Hot Tub/Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
Property Features
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Ocean or water views
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Blender
  • Freezer
  • Stove or Oven
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Microwave
  • Stereo or CD player
  • Books
  • Satellite or cable TV
  • DVD Player
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Porch
  • Garage
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Pet friendly - no
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - ask
  • Suitable for the elderly - no
  • Wheelchair accessible - no
Living space
  • 900 square feet

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