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Volcano House

Hawai'i Volcanoes Lodge Company operates Volcano Housesm

Wake up to dramatic caldera vistas at the summit of Kīlauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes. Perched on the rim of Kīlauea caldera with a view toward Halema'uma'u crater, the historic Volcano Housesm has long captured the imagination of visitors from all over the world with its rich cultural legacy, warm Hawaiian hospitality, and iconic location within Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park on Hawai'i Island. Drawing upon a storied history dating back to 1846, Volcano Housesm is now ready for a new era. The restored Volcano Housesm offers 33 historic guest rooms, a dining room, snack bar, lounge, and gift shop, along with cultural events and demonstrations. Volcano Housesm also manages 10 newly refurbished camper cabins and campsites in the nearby Nāmakanipaio Campground.

Volcano Housesm is just a short walk across Crater Rim Drive from park headquarters and the Kīlauea Visitor Center. From Hilo: 30 miles southwest on Highway 11 (45 minute drive); from Kailua-Kona: 96 miles southeast on Highway 11, or 125 miles through Waimea and Hilo via highways 19 and 11 (2 1/2 to 3 hour drive).

Volcano House is nestled on the rim of Kīlauea and across the street from the Kīlauea Visitor Center

For more information, please visit their website or call,
Reservations: 1-866-536-7972
Hotel Contact: 808-756-9625

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The Hotel offers a spectacular view of the summit from the rim of Kīlauea Caldera.
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For Lodging outside the park:

There are many Vacation Rentals and Bed and Breakfasts in Volcano Village located right outside the park boundary.

Did You Know?

Waha`ula Visitor Center surrendering to lava.

From 1983 to 1991, lava flows repeatedly invaded communities on Kīlauea's coastal south flank burying eight miles of highway and destroying 181 houses and a visitor center in Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park.