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    Koa Wood Hale - Patey's Place Hostel

    75-184 Ala Onaona St, LOOK FOR OUR TIKI TORCHES and ROPE LIGHTS, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1806
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good28%
    • Average4%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible15%
    9 Jun 2017
    “MOST disgusting place I have ever been ”
    28 Jan 2017
    “Disappointing”
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    This place has both ants, gekkos AND mice in the dorms and worse, in the kitchen!! We where moved from downstairs because there was a mouse, and the hostel didn't care. Upstairs was both gekkos and another mouse. I woke up in the middle of...More

    1  Thank Ida B
    Reviewed 28 January 2017

    We were a group of 6 older travellers staying for 2 nights. FIrst the good: inexpensive, location was decent, variety of dorms for male, female and mixed. Now the not so good: kitchens poorly equiped, one toilet did not work and they were in no...More

    1  Thank gerryc314
    Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

    I'm an older traveler so I reserved a private room upstairs on the recommendation of my son who enjoyed his stay here. The price is great compared to other accommodations in Kailua/Kona. I called the hostel to let them know I would be late checking...More

    1  Thank TripsterLin
    Reviewed 30 March 2016

    I was there a few days in February, I met a unfriendly staff especially one guy very impolite.... And the opening hours of the reception are not very useful: close all the afternoon to 5 pm..... Also no parking space, all of them were busy....

    4  Thank Anabelle123456
    Response from robertpatey, Owner at Koa Wood Hale - Patey's Place HostelResponded 31 August 2016

    This guy was very unhappy from the start so he felt it was necessary to write a bad review . We did everything we can to make his stay nice but some people are just unhappy and you can't change that

    Reviewed 24 March 2016

    Plus: The bed was comfy. Minus: The walk to the shops, either the supermarket or the tourist ones where you can swim, involved walking past homeless men either drinking in groups, or asleep in the grass during the day. I wasn't game enough to go...More

    Thank 775traveller
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    • US$35 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • United States >
    • Hawaii >
    • Island of Hawaii >
    • Kailua-Kona
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    • Koa Wood Hale - Patey`s Place Hotel Kailua-Kona ,
    • Koa Wood Hale - Patey's Place Hostel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
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    Maurice S
    5 June 2016|
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    Response from 775traveller | Reviewed this property |
    There are no buses from the airport, my shuttle cost about $26 . A local bus may go from the highway but you have to walk from the airport to the highway and wait for it and there are no designated bus stops that I know of.
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    VarinC
    20 December 2015|
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    Response from Ganna S | Reviewed this property |
    Stayed in Koa Wood Hale for 7 days 4 weeks ago. Met people in all ages there - including 40+ and 50+. Loved the place.
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    "Have a look for another Hostel or Hotel, haha."
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    "You can get a huge $7 pizza from K-Mart which is a 15 minute walk."
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    "If you're on a budget get in early for Ironman booked wall to wall the weeks leading up to it"
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