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Royal Kona Resort Luau

75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 866-482-9775
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
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75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 866-482-9775
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful dancers and music. Dinner was excellent. Enjoyed every part of the evening. Prime oceanfront for sunset.

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to several luaus through the years. The entertainment was great. Enjoyed the performance and as others said the fire dancer was the highlight. The reason for the lower rate was the food and drinks. Disappointed in the quality of the food and mai...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Way over priced for the condition of the property. Invest some funds guys! The location is nice if you like a walk to downtown Kona. But needs renovation

Thank j h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I rarely give a completely poor review but I have been to 5 luaus and this was easily 5th place. The food was pretty good but the bar service was minimal. The fire dancer dropped the batons 4 times. We had taken the kids and...More

Thank Liveforetravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a wonderful evening with a line up of authentic and talented musicians and dancers, beginning with hula and culminating in a Fire dancer as well as the haka. The food was fabulous with plenty of salads for non carnivores. There is an open...More

Thank john5546
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was extremely impressed with this whole luau! The food was fantastic, the band was great, the singing great, the dancing fun and interesting, and the fire dance at the end will just blow you away! This luau was like 1/3 the crowd you get...More

Thank Jared A
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This luau was so beautiful the staff was amazing the show was so entertaining Interactive they made everyone feel at home. They roasted a pig in the ground, that was later served to us it was so delicious. There was an open bar, with alcohol...More

1  Thank lisa B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

So fun. Simple and easy. Food was amazing for being the size of buffet it was feeding. Local food for a taste of Hawaii but some plain options too. The Pig Roast was delicious. They kept the drinks flowing. The show was really great as...More

Thank Cia M
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews on this hotel I thought I come and try for myself well the location is perfect yes the hotel is a bit dated but large rooms very clean and tidy with friendly staff worth it just for location shopping centre short...More

Thank richar1aucklandnz
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I have been to the Royal Kona luau twice this year. I came on two separate occasions and both were wonderful. The food is great and the entertainment is even better. I highly recommend this luau as one of the best in the area. The...More

1  Thank foxbow69
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chester c
10 September 2017|
Response from BFF1 | Reviewed this property |
Around $80 if booking on line. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday. Not on Thursday. Not on weekends
chester c
10 September 2017|
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Response from richar1aucklandnz | Reviewed this property |
Hi US$75 each. Lovely hotel and you can swim with the turtles from the lagoon we saw turtles every time we went out .
Karenza A
27 June 2017|
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Response from Mary-Lynn K | Reviewed this property |
It is recommended that you make future reservations and you have to pay at that time. So not sure how that works. Walk ups are welcome as long as they are not sold out and I know they take cash then.