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    Royal Kona Resort

    75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1310
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    Reviewed 7 December 2013

    The Royal Kona is an authentic Hawaiian hotel. It's perfect in size and easy to navigate. Rooms are nice including a bar area. The bathroom is small, but doable. They could use new towels and there was rust around the drain, but the hotel is...More

    Thank MJo
    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 19 December 2013

    Aloha TA Family, I'm glad these guests loved our resort, the awesome location, the great views, service and food and beverage. Yes, we now offer free wifi in the lobby too, and are refreshing our Don's Mai Tai bar. Really glad they shared, and even...More

    Reviewed 3 December 2013

    This is my first time to Kona, Hawaii (the Big Island). My only other Hawaiian experience was going to Maui with my parents when I was a kid. This time, I needed a very special way to celebrate my 50th birthday and decided to do...More

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    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 4 December 2013

    Aloha TA family, it's really nice to know these guest has a fantastic stay with us and enjoyed their stay on the Big Island! They nailed all of the key selling features we offer to the tee! Best location, best views, our private lagoon, great...More

    Reviewed 2 December 2013

    The place is just as most reviewers say. Old but nice enough and a short walking distance to restaurants and shops. I agree the staff is indifferent at best- never actually rude but certainly not friendly or very helpful. I had one of the corner...More

    1  Thank Jen78703
    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 4 December 2013

    Aloha TA family, I'm glad these guests found our location to be convenient to dining and shopping, and enjoyed the amazing views from their room. I'm concerned they found the staff indifferent, although not rude. We're truly a resort that exemplifies the aloha spirit, and...More

    Reviewed 26 November 2013

    This was our 5th trip to the Royal Kona Resort and we just love it. This year they had done some work in the gardens and it looks beautiful. Dinner at the bar at sunset is one of our favorite things to do. We will...More

    2  Thank Emmy L
    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 27 November 2013

    Aloha TA family, glad our 5-peat return guests had another fabulous time. These guest have it down, and know what they like. They do their homework, check in, and their stays are usually perfect from what I can recall. They know where the best value...More

    Reviewed 25 November 2013

    This is an older place but it is very clean and in the best location in Kailau-Kona. The resort is right on top of the ocean. My wife and i would stay here again in a heart beat. This is not the Four Seasons but...More

    Thank Big_Chester1969
    Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 27 November 2013

    Aloha TA family, these satisfied guests nailed it, we're the best value for the best location in Kona. We strive to provide clean, well maintained rooms and grounds for our guests to enjoy. Not to mention the best location in Kona, right on Alii Drive,...More

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    • Pool
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    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$161 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Kailua-Kona
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    • 436
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    katnatjohns
    7 October 2017|
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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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    8 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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    10 July 2017|
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    Response from DofSales | Property representative |
    Aloha, I'm sorry, we do not rent or have golf carts or mobility scooters, though there is a company on the Big Island that does rent scooters, deliver and pick up as needed.Search bannixhawaii. Mahalo!
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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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    "Ask for a least a partial Ocean view."
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    "Bay Tower, ocean side. Lovely view. Ali'i Tower is also nice, even a partial ocean view, but you get..."
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