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Kona Tiki Hotel

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“sea wall”(27 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Private Balcony
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Reviewed 1 April 2013

Based on the reviews on here we booked six nights at Kona Tiki during our Hawaiian vacation. This was to be our longest stay in one place, and the place we indulged by staying right on the water. But as soon as we arrived we...More

11  Thank Dave Z
Reviewed 28 March 2013

We stayed at Kona Tiki and found the atmosphere to be odd at best and uncomfortable at the worst. The location is amazing, but the rooms, especially the bathrooms are in need of serious updating. They are small, cramped, and run- down. Internet service only...More

3  Thank AzmoNewMexico
Reviewed 19 March 2013

We were able to get a room at the last minute here and soon found out how lucky we were. What a great find. First off, if you're looking for a resort-type setting, then look elsewhere. This place is more of a small, intimate boutique...More

4  Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 27 February 2013

We stayed here for just one night, but only because it was booked. We stayed here in 2006 and were very disappointed we couldn't stay longer. I love this small little gem in Kona! The tropical fruit and baked goods are excellent and early coffee...More

3  Thank Terry2011
Reviewed 12 February 2013

I stayed at the Kona Tiki in April of 2012, even though they don't have air conditioning, coffee pot, microwave, etc., for the price you can not go wrong. My room was very clean, and also, we enjoyed a great continental breakfast each morning, lots...More

2  Thank grandmalindsey
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$56 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#5 Family Hotel in Kailua-Kona
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$56 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#5 Family Hotel in Kailua-Kona
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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occams-razor
14 January 2018|
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Response from Garrette M | Property representative |
The hotel is located 20 feet from ocean which is separated from the property by a Lava Rock Seawall. The view is beautiful. Our swimming pool and lounge area are right by the water (rock wall separates) However, there is... More
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Bill C
21 October 2017|
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Response from rose in woods | Reviewed this property |
You need to email the manager at the Kona Tiki. They will reply quickly.
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Emory V
7 January 2017|
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Response from Garrette M | Property representative |
Our rooms do not have air conditioning. We have ceiling fans above the bed in all rooms. Most of the time, the fans are sufficient, because we are on the ocean and there are breezes, and given adequate ventilation... More
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"We had two different rooms and found the one with the kitchenette much better, having a counter, sink and a..."
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"First floor rooms provide access to a grassy area and the sea wall."
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"We loved the 3rd floor kitchenettes."
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"Room 106 was great!"
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