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Kona Pier

Honokohau Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
+1 808-329-7494
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Good pier

Good pier for locals for fishing, friendly to chat with when you have a moment. We were here to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Victoria, Canada
Nice local vibe

We stopped by the pier on the way to the Kona Brewery tour. It had a very low key, local vibe... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Los Angeles, California
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Honokohau Harbor, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
+1 808-329-7494
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good pier for locals for fishing, friendly to chat with when you have a moment. We were here to launch outrigger canoe boats and this was a great location to assemble them.

Thank robby321
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped by the pier on the way to the Kona Brewery tour. It had a very low key, local vibe. Nice little shops along the water front as well.

Thank Oski85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is just the pier where you catch the boats that take you out for activities on the water. Nothing very exciting about it.

Thank Nanski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the protected area for swimming distances with marker buoys. One can see the bottom so great swim 'views' with fish and coral. Felt safe with several swimmers in the water every time we swam

Thank LAK010
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This is a typical pier in a tourist dominated area. Lots of commercial operators and some locals. There is some swimming in the area too. When we visited there were a lot of local homeless hanging out and even sleeping under the canopied area, making...More

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Anyone who wants to participate in water sports will find themselves here. Great tour companies can take you fishing, snorkeling, diving or boating. Cruise ships bring tourists in at this pier. Lots of shopping and eating to those who don't want water fun. Fun area...More

Thank Winggal222
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Very scenic, especially from a boat. We were able to watch the canoe races while waiting. We will be going back to do some shopping.

Thank Gladmagolia
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were tendered to the Pier from our cruise ship. There is lots of shopping and nice walk. Lots to see.

Thank merinski
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Beautiful bay with a lot of activity such as swimming, stand up, catching tour boats, to name a few. Good photo spot for sunrise or sunset.

Thank guinness/currant
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Enjoy watching all the coming and goings of the ships, boats, swimmers, kayaks, beachcombers! Spent many afternoons just taking it all in.

Thank GARhondaK
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