BENJAMIN DILLINGHAM 
A founding father and major developer/builder in Hawaii.
 
Estate: Former corporate retreat and summer home of the Dillingham family for many years.
  
Built in 1931 at a 4,000 foot elevation just one mile from Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. The home and cottages are set in an area long known as Uluwena (hidden place).  Surrounded by a native ohia forest, the home has been compared to a house from an elfin fairy tale nestled within the fantasy of  beautifully manicured botanical gardens. 
  
Accommodations: 
2 spacious suites in main residence.  Guest cottage has 1 bedroom, lava rock fireplace, limited cooking facilities, gardens and covered lanai.
  
Gardenerís cottage has 3 bedrooms, large living room, and fully equipped kitchen.  Deluxe cottage has private garden with fountain, fireplace, antique leaded windows, skylight, and kitchenette.  Original, ash planked flooring with board-and-batten detailing from the 1930ís, along with diamond-paned leaded glass windows, sun porch with wicker chairs from the Moana Hotel in Waikiki, Oahu  (the first large hotel in the state built in 1901) - reflect the glorious bygone era of Hawaii. 
  
An eclectic array of antiques, art, and oriental carpets create a magical blend of local distinction.  Complimentary continental breakfast included.
  
Rent the entire estate for corporate retreats, workshops, weddings.
  
3 day minimum -  EX
 
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