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    Royal Kona Resort

    75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1310
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
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    Reviewed 18 March 2014

    We stayed here the third week of January on our way back to Portland Oregon. We arrived from Singapore early in the morning. The folks at the front desk were able to put us in a great room with an ocean view in the new...More

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    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 18 March 2014

    Aloha Ta family, it's really nice to see we've met and exceeded another guests expectations. Our goal is to ensure all of our customers also feel they've found the best value for the best location in Kona. Our staff works hard to provide clean, well...More

    Reviewed 17 March 2014

    My husband had to be sent to maui for medical care and the staff here was wonderful in assisting me to join him asap. They were very caring. In addition when we first arrived the staff went way out of thier way to help us...More

    1  Thank Merrymakers
    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 17 March 2014

    Aloha TA family, first and foremost, we want to send our best wishes to a quick recovery to these guests. I'm glad our staff made them feel safe and comfortable during these trying times. Being away from home and having to deal with en emergency...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2014

    Great hotel. We only stayed there one night as we checked into our time share the next day. Staff very accommodating, we arrived hours before the check in time and were allowed to check in early. We had a corner room which was a little...More

    3  Thank TLC1121
    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 17 March 2014

    Aloha TA family, great to know these guests who unfortunately only stayed one night, were able to experience what a great place we have. Of course the location trumps our competition, but being right on Alii Drive, we have access to dining, shopping, galleries, historical...More

    Reviewed 14 March 2014

    Stayed here several times over the years. Current management continues to make wonderful improvements to all aspects of the resort. Love the ocean views and the sound of the ocean! Well run and becoming more beautiful each year. The best in Kailua-Kona!More

    5  Thank mdarwall
    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 17 March 2014

    Aloha TA family, it's nice to see some solid compliments from one of our Kamaaina (local residents) who say with us on the occasion. It's true, we've been working hard to continually improve our resort, and enhance our services and amenities we offer. We strive...More

    Reviewed 14 March 2014 via mobile

    We stayed here for a week and had a great time. The room was a little dated, but otherwise clean. The views were amazing, but there is no security on the balconies - anyone can climb from one balcony to the next very easily! The...More

    2  Thank Oliver C
    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 17 March 2014

    Aloha TA family, these guests point our a few great things, yes, we charge for wifi in the room, but if you're just checking email etc. Head to our bar, don's Mai Ta Bar, we have installed a complimentary hot spot for our guests. True,...More

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    • US$164 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Kailua-Kona
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    Amanda S
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    Response from Francisco Javie... E | Reviewed this property |
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    Response from IWSBruce | Reviewed this property |
    Depending on traffic no more than 20 minutes. And really easy ride.
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    9 September 2017|
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    Response from Larry W | Reviewed this property |
    December is the rainy season but the temps are still in the 80's. Kona is on the leeward side of the island so it gets less rain than Hilo. KOA is the nearest airport for access to the west side of the island.
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    "Avoid the Lagoon Tower or ANY time share rooms. Better yet, rent a condo or stay elsewhere"
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    "ask for a corner room, if possible"
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    "Our room had balcony overlooking ongoing renovations of hotel but was ok clean and comfortable"
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    "We didn't try the ocean front but the ocean view in the main tower was really nice."
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