Hilo Area Guide

Welcome to Hilo Town

Hilo Hillside Estates is situated on the new Puainako Street Extension, providing quick access to shopping, entertainment, parks, schools and jobs throughout the Hilo area. Each residential agricultural zoned parcel is 1+ acres ready for you to build your dream home.


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Close to... Everything!

The quiet streets and cul-de-sacs and forested area surrounding Hilo Hillside Estates make you feel like you are out in the country but you are just a few minutes from anywhere in Hilo town.

Shopping & Dining

Need to make a run to the grocery store? The major grocery stores are a short 3 miles away - Safeway, Target, Wal-Mart, KTA, Foodland Sack N' Save.

Ready for a night on the town? Head towards Historic Downtown Hilo where many of the restaurants and bars are located including Cafe Pesto, Pescatore, Hilo Burger Joint, Hilo Town Tavern, Cronies and more. Hilo's many restaurants cater to any taste - sushi, Italian, Thai, Mexican, Hawaiian, fusion, Japanese, Chinese; many located within a few blocks! The movie theaters at Kress and Prince Kuhio Plaza offer the latest releases or checkout the Palace Theater in downtown for independent films and old classics.

Things to Do

Looking for activities? Spend the day on the water canoe paddling, kayaking, sailing, stand-up paddle boarding in the calm waters of Hilo Bay or swimming at the beaches in Keaukaha. Or play a round of golf at the Hilo Municiple Golf Course on  Haihai St. or at the Naniloa Golf Course on Banyan Drive by the Bay. Enjoy a stroll through Panaewa Rainforest Zoo & Gardens off of Hwy 11 towards Keaau, or enjoy one of the nearby public parks. Many parks include sport courts for tennis and basketball and baseball and soccer fields. Lincoln Courts in downtown includes 4 lighted tennis courts to play at night.

The Perfect Place for You

Hilo Hillside Estates is a perfect place for families and professionals. The University of Hawaii Hilo campus, University Park (home to Imiloa Astronomy Center and many of the base facilities for the Mauna Kea Observatories), Hilo Medical Center  and commercial areas are all less than 4 miles away! Waiakea Elementary, Intermediate and High Schools are just 2.3 miles away.

Hilo Hillside's location on the Puainako Extension also provides easy access to the Saddle Road and a direct route to Waimea and Kona.

Nearby

LocationMilesDrive Time
Hilo Medical Center 3 miles 6 minutes
Hawaii County Police Station 3.1 miles 6 minutes
Waiakea Elementary School 2.3 miles 5 minutes
Waiakea Intermediate School 2.3 miles 5 minutes
Waiakea High School 2.3 miles 6 minutes
University of Hawaii Hilo 2.3 miles 6 minutes
Prince Kuhio Plaza (Shopping) 3 miles 7 minutes
Grocery Stores 3 miles 7 minutes
Wal-Mart 3.3 miles 9 minutes
Hilo Farmers Market 4 miles 10 minutes
Beaches 6 miles 13 minutes
Volcano 27.9 miles 44 minutes
Hale Pohaku/Mauna Kea Visitor Station 31.4 miles 45 minutes