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Kamaʻāina Directory (Beta Version)

Welcome to Hawaiʻi Island’s brand-new Kamaʻāina Directorypowered by Big Island Pulse—where we connect you with Hawaiʻi-based, locally owned businesses right here on the Big Island! Find out who is OPEN and ready to serve our community and which businesses are offering deals, discounts, and specials! If you’re interested in adding your business or organization, click here!

All Business Listings

Access Credit Suite

Big Island, HI | (808) 315-3674

Access Credit Suite helps you get business credit for your EIN that’s not linked to your SSN, with no personal credit check or personal guarantee. Get approved even when you can’t qualify for a business loan with no cash flow or collateral requirements.

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

Follow the link to get your FREE Business Credit and Loan Consultation!


Holualoa, HI | (808) 796-0110

The only adventure of its kind in Hawaii. Experience the magic of Polynesia on a Hawaii ATV Tour and discover different regions each with its own fun activities. Our Polynesian wood carving tours allow guests to craft their own souvenir with a 4th generation Master Carver from Tonga.

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

Our Polynesian Carving Tour is OPEN as of October 5th! Due to COVID-19, we are only doing one carving tour a day, so space is limited. We have a Kamaʻāina Rate of 15% OFF with proof of Hawaii residency and a Military Discount of 10% OFF with military I.D.


Big Island, HI | (808) 895-3076

An Aloha Barter trade/barter account is your answer to both increasing your cash flow and capturing sales that otherwise might have never happened. Barter saves cash, increases profits, and decreases the cost of doing business! Trade what you have for trade dollars and use trade dollars to get what you need, save cash and increase profits, get more sales from new customers, increase customer loyalty, use trade dollars for vacation and travel, and have fun shopping using barter dollars instead of cash! Aloha Barter Group advertises and promotes member companies to other barter group business owners for FREE!

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Registration is FREE and there’s no annual renewal fee. You’ll get unlimited free ads on the trading floor. There’s only a 5% cash transaction fee and a $10 monthly admin fee after your first 3 months. You’ll also get a $200 credit line to start trading (once a product or service ad is put on the marketplace)!

Basically Books

Hilo, HI | (808) 961-0144

A specialty bookstore that focuses on Hawaii with books about Hawaii, Hawaiian Music CDs and DVDs, maps of Hawaii and the world, books in Hawaiian, children’s books and toys, island themed gifts and souvenirs. Frequent events feature local authors and musicians sharing with the community.

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

Please wear a face mask and practice social distancing. Open 12-6, Mon-Sat. Closed Sunday. Basically Books offers a 10% Discount for educators!

Buddha's Cup COFFEE & TOURS

Holualoa, HI | (808) 322-6712

Our Buddha’s Cup family produces High Mountain Grown 100% Kona Coffee and Tea on the Big Island. Come visit us on your next trip to Hawaii and experience our Five-Farm Plantation Visitor Center with a unique plantation tour.

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FREE SHIPPING with purchase of $100+ on our website—just use the code “FREE” at checkout (domestic U.S. shipping only). Spend $25+ and get a free gift of 2oz Chocolate Peaberry.

GAB's Garage & Entry Doors

Keaau, HI | (808) 987-0035

GAB’S provides quality products from industry leaders like Clopay® and LiftMaster®, and backs them up with knowledge, experience, and a commitment to outstanding island-wide customer service. For door repair, GAB’S offers 24/7 emergency service by calling (808) 987-0035. Let GAB’S years of experience and expertise ease the process of choosing a new garage door or repairing an existing one. Get an estimate today!

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Additional details coming soon.

Hilo Brewing Company

Hilo, HI | (808) 934-8211

The Hilo Brewing Company Team, with decades of combined brewing and beverage experience, produces and delivers the highest quality hand-crafted beer on the Big Island. The Hilo Brewing Company Tasting Room is open to the public, where locals and visitors alike are encouraged to stop in for fantastic craft beer and a chance to talk story with the team.

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

The Tasting Room now provides open-air seating and is open Tuesday-Sunday from 11am-6pm.


Mountain View, HI | (808) 796-0110

Hilo Coffee Mill, located halfway between Hilo and Volcanoes National Park, is East Hawaiʻi’s destination for locally grown coffees. We offer Kona, Ka’ū, Puna, Maui coffees and worldwide blends. Tour our family-run coffee farm and stop by our gift shop to pick up a bag of coffee or browse our selection of handcrafted soaps, honey, teas, chocolates, lotions, and other products! Enjoy delicious coffee drinks, smoothies, shakes, ice cream, bagels, and more from our menu at the Latte Da Bar and relax on our full lanai and watch the day go by.

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

Our store is open 8am-4:30pm, Tuesday through Saturday. The Farmers’ Market is every Saturday from 9am-2pm. We require mask wearing and provide hand sanitizer both in our store and at the open-air market. Current specials listed on our website!

Hilo Medical Center Foundation

Hilo, HI | (808) 932-3636

The Hilo Medical Center Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1995 in support of the East Hawaii Region with projects, programs and services that benefit the greater community.

How You Can Help

Every dollar counts, and we are honored to receive your charitable contributions. There are tax advantages to donating to the Hilo Medical Center Foundation—all donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law. For more information about charitable contributions, call us!

IMI Clinics

Hilo, HI | (808) 657-4644

IMI Clinics is a Hilo-based, integrated healthcare and esthetic services practice. We know that you are looking for a partner who will support you in navigating your personal health and well-being. So whether you need our health, wellness, or medical esthetics services, IMI Clinics is there every step of the way.

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Through the end of October—donate $50 to the American Cancer Society Pink Out Fundraiser and we’ll discount $100 off ANY filler service!

Island Wide Motors

Keaau, HI | (808) 443-8951

With years of experience serving the area, our dealership is dedicated to offering high-quality, pre-owned vehicles to our customers. From the moment you walk through our door, we’re committed to providing you with a great car-buying experience. With our skilled sales staff and financing options, we’ll help you get the vehicle you want, at the great price you deserve.

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Feel free to browse our inventory online and check out the Featured Vehicles section on our homepage. If you see a vehicle you like, submit an online quote request, or contact us to schedule a test drive.

KOA Credit Services LLC

Hilo, HI | (808) 460-0060

KOA Credit Services works with the credit bureaus and your creditors to challenge the negative report items that affect your credit score. We provide easy access to your account 24/7 for live status updates on improvements on your credit reports and scores.​ We’ll maximize your score so you can achieve your goals and learn how to maintain your awesome credit long after our work is done.​

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

Mention “Big Island Pulse” when you contact KOA Credit Services for a consultation and Jay will waive your enrollment fee—a $126 VALUE!

Kona Gold Trading Company

Kealakekua, HI | (808) 769-4322

Since 2002 we have produced Signature Gourmet Rum Cakes with fresh macadamia nuts from Hawaii’s Big Island and premium gold and dark rum. Our fresh-baked cakes are available in two sizes; 5 ounce and 24 ounce, in four flavors—Original, Pineapple, Espresso and Lilikoi—and are vacuum-sealed to preserve freshness. Cakes are guaranteed fresh for 6 months. From our Ohana to yours!

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Our storefront on Highway 11 in Kealakekua is currently closed due to COVID-19; however, you can order online! For October we are offering a spooktacular mystery bag in our online store! You will get one 8 oz coffee and one of our logo mugs, plus two mystery items! Perfect for any October birthdays or a treat for yourself!

Nancy Jo Campbell, LMT

Hilo, HI | (808) 321-2209

Licensed to practice massage since 2004 and certified in medical massage, Nancy brings multiple skills to the table to reduce discomforts from work, play and every day life. She will work with you to help accomplish your wellness and bodywork goals. Nancy is also an American Specialty Health Provider and can assist in no-fault injury cases. Nobody deserves to be in pain. (HI MAT#14458; MAE#3460)

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

Reopened June 1. Clients must wear masks during session. A special COVID intake form must be read and signed before first session or first session since 6/1. Nancy will be masked (and gloved) during session as well. Complete COVID mitigation plan is posted on website to explain all the precautions being taken to create a safe place to practice and receive massage and bodywork. Package discounts and promotions are listed on website.

OmegaNet Inc

Kailua-Kona, HI | (404) 909-1895

Simply stated, WE INCREASE YOUR WHOLESALE SALES! With OmegaNet you have ONE COMPANY that is knowledgeable and experienced in marketing/promotion in the Gift and Home industry, while being professional at consulting, B2B web design and E-Marketing. Since 1997, OmegaNet has been working with hundreds of wholesale suppliers and tens of thousands of stores and we are uniquely positioned to work with your company on a wide variety of services to increase your web visibility and wholesale sales. We can literally send hundreds, if not thousands, of retail stores TO your wholesale website. In addition to B2B site, OmegaNet also builds information-only and retail e-commerce (B2C) websites.

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Our Kamaʻāina special is a 50% discount on all website development services with 0% financing up to 12 months OR use Aloha Barter to pay!

Paradise Hand Pies

Keaau, HI | (808) 755-9114

What is an artisanal hand pie? It’s a little gourmet meal that delights the taste buds yet still feels like home, all packed into a deliciously flaky crust about the size of a big cupcake. It can be savory. It can be sweet. It can be a little bit of both. But it will always be exquisitely crafted comfort food that fits perfectly in your hand. Long-time foodie and gourmet home cook Lisa Atkinson created Paradise Hand Pies & Catering to bring the art of the savory and sweet hand pie to Hawaiʻi.

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Additional details coming soon.

Restorative Massage Clinic

Hilo, HI | (808) 315-7488

At Restorative Massage Clinic, we offer expert care with our massage services. We are a team of experienced licensed massage therapists with a passion for healing and a strong belief in the therapeutic benefits of massage therapy. Arrive at Healing Massage.

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

Restorative Massage Clinic offers 20% OFF of first visits for Kamaʻāina (with proof of Hawaiʻi residency).

SMART Plumbing Hawaii

Hilo, HI | (808) 393-9296

We are a full service plumbing company, we do ALL aspects of plumbing, we are licensed bonded and insured, able to permit jobs, we get plumbing jobs done, water, drain, waste and vent, and gas piping, all plumbing fixture replacements for kitchen, bathrooms and laundry, sinks, faucets, toilets, tubs, showers, kitchen appliance installations, ice maker, dishwasher and gas ranges, washer and gas dryer installs, water filtration and purification, water heating, water and drain line cleaning, camera drain lines, locate cesspool and septic tanks, plumbing maintenance, service repair calls and contract plumbing. Learn more at www.plumbinghawaii.com!

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

Mention Big Island Pulse and get our OHANA rate, $96/hr for Residential or Commercial services through 2020! ($24/hr savings!)

Suisan Fish Market

Hilo, HI | (808) 935-9349

Located on beautiful Hilo Bay, Suisan Fish Market has been providing wholesale and retail customers with the freshest seafood available for over 113 years! They are best known for their assortment of poke and sides.

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

The Suisan Fish Market has implemented a state-of-the-art system to protect you from COVID-19 at their storefront, which includes social distancing markers, hand sanitizer, automatic temperature scanner (with screen), air purifiers, and more! Order ONLINE and get 10% OFF—click the website link for more!

Tabaraka Lebanese Food Truck

Hilo, HI | (808) 935-9349

Tabaraka, the first Lebanese food truck to open on Hawai‘i Island is officially here, giving Hilo-area residents and visitors a great alternative to fast food with its fresh, healthy, filling choices.

COVID-19 Info | Deals | Specials

Students receive 10% off purchase with ID! We are open Tues-Fri, 11am-6pm, with street parking available. Our staff are temperature checked before each shift and we offer a contactless pick-up option as well as hand sanitizer. We encourage all customers to practice current social distancing etiquette. Covered outdoor seating is available. Please wear masks when leaving your seat.