North Hilo Real Estate

North Hilo

Hilo Hawaii is a rugged paradise that’s more volcanic hotspot then tourist Mecca. Hilo is the weather side of the island, receiving more annual rainfall at 130 inches per year, than Seattle. Hilo’s rugged coastline is spectacular and wild in its beauty and the people who live here are more at one with the island and a spirit of independence. Agriculture and farming in the shadow of three volcanoes is everywhere. If you’re an outdoor person and you like nature and you will see the beauty of Hilo. Most locals feel that the quieter less tourists visited nature of the island is what makes it a great place to live. This is where people get away from it all and they feel more like this is the real Hawaii.

Hilo’s average temperature year round is 73°. It’s cooler than the western side of the island. Sunrises are the spectacular daily event of note rather than sunsets. The days are shortened by the peaks of the volcanic peaks that divide the island into two different ecosystems. If you enjoy what for all intents is perpetual springtime, Hilo is the right place to call home. Hilo is the Big Island’s largest town and serves as the seat of the county government. King Kamehameha himself gave Hilo its name. Hilo is rich with parks and attractions including the largest Japanese garden – 30 acres – this side of Tokyo.

Below is rich with history, folklore and Hawaiian legends. Through the years below has maintained the ambience of an old-fashioned town. Hilo has more of an old Hawaii field than anywhere else in the islands.

While many homes in Hilo are modest and low-priced there is still a wide variety of real estate available.

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Local Restaurants

Local dining favorites in North Hilo, curated by Yelp.


Koa Shop Kaffee

Categories: Diners

Distance: 0.34 miles

Rating

3 reviews


Honi Wai Cafe

Categories: Sandwiches, Soup, Hawaiian

Distance: 0.61 miles

Rating

72 reviews


Kurtistown Cafe

Categories: Hawaiian, Barbeque, Burgers

Distance: 1.96 miles

Rating

16 reviews


Spoonful Cafe

Categories: Thai

Distance: 4.12 miles

Rating

56 reviews


Lemongrass Restaurant

Categories: Vietnamese, Thai, Chinese

Distance: 4.22 miles

Rating

56 reviews


L&L Hawaiian Barbecue

Categories: Hawaiian, American (New)

Distance: 4.22 miles

Rating

9 reviews


Canton Garden Cafe

Categories: Cantonese

Distance: 4.22 miles

Rating

13 reviews


Pizza Hut

Categories: Italian, Chicken Wings, Pizza

Distance: 4.22 miles

Rating

2 reviews


Subway

Categories: Restaurants

Distance: 4.25 miles

Rating

2 reviews


McDonald's

Categories: Fast Food, Burgers

Distance: 4.26 miles

Rating

7 reviews


Nearby Shopping

Local shopping favorites in North Hilo, curated by Yelp.


Mountain View Village Video

Categories: Videos & Video Game Rental

Distance: 1.47 miles

Rating

1 review


J Hara Store

Categories: Fishing

Distance: 2.01 miles

Rating

6 reviews


Fuku Bonsai Cultural Center

Categories: Nurseries & Gardening

Distance: 2.01 miles

Rating

4 reviews


Floribunda Palms & Exotics

Categories: Nurseries & Gardening

Distance: 2.27 miles

Rating

1 review


Down Factory

Categories: Home & Garden

Distance: 2.55 miles

Rating

2 reviews


Kea'au Shopping Center

Categories: Shopping Centers

Distance: 4.15 miles

Rating

1 review


H & S Farms

Categories: Florists

Distance: 4.21 miles

Rating

1 review


Puna Appliance

Categories: Appliances, Appliances & Repair

Distance: 4.22 miles

Rating

2 reviews


Sadorra Floral

Categories: Florists

Distance: 4.22 miles

Rating

1 review


Longs Pharmacy

Categories: Drugstores

Distance: 4.22 miles

Rating

1 review


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