Aloha Heritage

The prettiest B&B on Hawaii has history.

Words: Lee Tulloch, Photography: Tony Amos
Shipman House
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We love staying in B&Bs, especially when the owners put so much love into their property. This gorgeous heritage home in Hilo, Hawaii, has been painstakingly restored by the great granddaughter of the cattle baron who once owned it. It’s just like the house she remembers playing in as a child, complete with her Auntie Clara’s shell collection and the piano that the Hawaiian Queen would come to play.

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