KMC is a mountain resort located inside Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
Featuring all the comforts of home, KMC offers 90 one, two and three bedroom cottages and apartments. Each unit includes a mini-refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, flashlights, and even an umbrella for inclement weather. Certain units include a jetted tub and/or kitchen.
Temperatures in this cool, upcountry setting 4,000 feet above sea level ranges in the 70’s during the day and 50 – 60’s in the evening. For your comfort, every cottage and apartment is also equipped with electric heat and a fireplace.
It is recommend that you dress for fluctuating weather; layered clothing and rain jackets are recommended.
GUESTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
For guests with special needs, there are ADA-compliant units. Please inquire when making your reservations.
PARK ENTRANCE FEE
ENTRANCE FEES – Effective June 1, 2017
$25.00 per private non-commercial vehicle (capacity 15 or less) – 7 days
$12.00 per pedestrian or bicycle – 7 days
$20.00 per motorcycle – 7 days
$30.00 Hawai‘i Tri-park Annual Pass
$25.00 – 7 days
Admits one single, private, non-commercial vehicle and all of its passengers.
$12.00 – 7 days
Admits one individual when entering by foot or bicycle. Individuals 15 years old and younger are admitted free of charge.
$20.00 – 7 days
Non-commercial groups entering the park in a bus or vehicle with a capacity of 16 persons or more will be charged $12.00 for each person on board. Exceptions:
- Anyone who is 15 or younger is exempt from paying an entrance fee.
- Passes may be used for entry as defined on the back of the pass.
- In many cases the driver will have been hired for transportation only and is exempt from paying the entrance fee.
- The total fee charged will not exceed the equivalent commercial fee for that type of vehicle.
Available to and from Hilo Airport at $10 per person, one way. 48 hours advanced reservations required for shuttle to be dispatched. Allow 1 hour travel time each way. Schedule as noted below:
Depart KMC Lobby: 8:30am, 12:00 pm, 2:30 pm
Pick-up at Hilo Airport: 11:00 am, 1:30 pm, 3:45 pm
NOTE: Every cabin is unique. Bed configurations differ from cottage to cottage. (Not all units sizes have the same size beds)
1 BEDROOM COTTAGE & APARTMENT
2 BEDROOM COTTAGE
3 BEDROOM COTTAGE & APARTMENT
6 Bedroom Cottage
6 bedroom cottage, 3 baths, kitchen and full side Jacuzzi hot tub in adjacent bldg. King, Double, Double, Double, 2 singles and Queen