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Holualoa Bay Villas#106
Holualoa Bay Villas#106
8.0 Excellent
Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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2.1 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
ExcellentBased on 21 reviews
8.0

Holualoa Bay Villas 106 is located in Kona and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers a swimming pool.

Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
8.2 Excellent
75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.5 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
ExcellentBased on 511 reviews
8.2

Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel offers 3-star accommodation in Kona. It also features an outdoor pool, outdoor tennis courts and a Jacuzzi.

Royal Kona Resort
Royal Kona Resort
7.8 Good
75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.5 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
GoodBased on 1,397 reviews
7.8

Guests of this themed resort will appreciate the seclusion of its private beach and on-site spa and wellness centre, all located a short drive from the centre of Kona. It provides ocean views and free Wi-Fi.

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai
9.1 Excellent
72-100 Ka'Upulehu Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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13.0 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
ExcellentBased on 69 reviews
9.1

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai is situated on The Big Island and offers 5-star accommodation in addition to free Wi-Fi and a Jacuzzi. There is also a gym with a saltwater swimming pool.

Aston Kona by the Sea
Aston Kona by the Sea
8.7 Excellent
75-6106 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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1.7 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
ExcellentBased on 593 reviews
8.7

Aston Kona by the Sea is located in Kona and features free Wi-Fi and a Jacuzzi. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

Kona Seaside Hotel
Kona Seaside Hotel
8.2 Excellent
75-5646 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.4 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
ExcellentBased on 706 reviews
8.2

Situated in Kona, Kona Seaside Hotel is within walking distance of Kamakahonu and provides an outdoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
6.5 Good
75-5739 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.2 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
GoodBased on 375 reviews
6.5

Situated in Kona, Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel is within walking distance of Kamakahonu and provides an outdoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

Kona Reef Resort by Latour Group
Kona Reef Resort by Latour Group
8.3 Excellent
75-5888 Ali'i Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.7 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
ExcellentBased on 41 reviews
8.3

Located in Kona, the property is within a 20-minute drive of Kona International Airport and provides a Jacuzzi, a private beach and an outdoor pool. It also offers a tour desk, a concierge and a sun deck.

Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff
Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff
8.6 Excellent
75-6040 Ali'i Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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1.4 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
ExcellentBased on 39 reviews
8.6

Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff Resort provides a comfortable setting when in Kona. It also offers a 24-hour reception, an outdoor pool and a concierge.

Holualoa Inn
Holualoa Inn
9.3 Excellent
76-5932 Mamalahoa Highway, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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3.1 mi from city centre, Kailua-Kona 
ExcellentBased on 19 reviews
9.3

Situated in Kona, Holualoa Inn offers 5-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool and a Jacuzzi. It provides free Wi-Fi, a terrace and massage services.

Tips for booking a Kailua-Kona hotel

Cheapest month:September
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Kailua-Kona:$307/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$23/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
$240 - $348
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$236 - $284
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Kona Seaside Hotel
Kona Seaside Hotel
8.2 Excellent
75-5646 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.4 mi from city centre,  

Situated in Kona, Kona Seaside Hotel is within walking distance of Kamakahonu and provides an outdoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

$58
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Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
6.5 Good
75-5739 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.2 mi from city centre,  

Situated in Kona, Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel is within walking distance of Kamakahonu and provides an outdoor pool. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

$228
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Royal Kona Resort
Royal Kona Resort
7.8 Good
75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.5 mi from city centre,  

Guests of this themed resort will appreciate the seclusion of its private beach and on-site spa and wellness centre, all located a short drive from the centre of Kona. It provides ocean views and free Wi-Fi.

$252
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Holualoa Bay Villas#106
Holualoa Bay Villas#106
8.0 Excellent
Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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2.1 mi from city centre,  

Holualoa Bay Villas 106 is located in Kona and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers a swimming pool.

$253
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Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff
Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff
8.6 Excellent
75-6040 Ali'i Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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1.4 mi from city centre,  

Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff Resort provides a comfortable setting when in Kona. It also offers a 24-hour reception, an outdoor pool and a concierge.

$334
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Aston Kona by the Sea
Aston Kona by the Sea
8.7 Excellent
75-6106 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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1.7 mi from city centre,  

Aston Kona by the Sea is located in Kona and features free Wi-Fi and a Jacuzzi. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

$347
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Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
8.2 Excellent
75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.5 mi from city centre,  

Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel offers 3-star accommodation in Kona. It also features an outdoor pool, outdoor tennis courts and a Jacuzzi.

$392
Avg. per night
Kona Reef Resort by Latour Group
Kona Reef Resort by Latour Group
8.3 Excellent
75-5888 Ali'i Drive, Kailua-Kona, The Big Island, HI, United States
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0.7 mi from city centre,  

Located in Kona, the property is within a 20-minute drive of Kona International Airport and provides a Jacuzzi, a private beach and an outdoor pool. It also offers a tour desk, a concierge and a sun deck.

$472
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Kailua-Kona

2 stars and under

$58 - $228

Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel

#1 Most popular

$228
Avg. per night
Ohana Halei Guest House

#2 Most popular

$169
Avg. per night
Kona Seaside Hotel

Best value

Kona Seaside Hotel
8.2 Excellent
$58
Avg. per night
3 stars

$137 - $472

Royal Kona Resort

#1 Most popular

$252
Avg. per night
Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
$392
Avg. per night
Coco-nut Hale

Best value

$137
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4 stars +

$135 - $1,279

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai

#1 Most popular

$1,279
Avg. per night
Holualoa Inn

Best value

Holualoa Inn
9.3 Excellent
$586
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in Kailua-Kona

About Kailua-Kona

Kona is a sun-drenched coastal town on Hawaii’s Big Island, home to historic landmarks, coffee farms, ancient Hawaiian sites and a lively nightlife. Experience some of Hawaii’s best natural spoils as you scuba dive, snorkel and swim at Kona’s idyllic beaches.

Things to do

Discover more about Hawaii’s rich history by strolling along Kona’s coastline, where you can visit the former summer home for Hawaiian royalty, Hulihe‘e Palace. It’s now a fascinating museum where you can see Victorian-era artefacts and cultural performances. Nearby is the Kamakahonu National Historic Landmark, a reconstruction of the famed residence of King Kamehameha I. Don’t forget to visit Kealakekua Bay, where Captain James Cook first landed in 1778.

Kona’s beaches and bays are well-protected, providing calm and clear water perfect for snorkelling, scuba diving and sailing. Check out Magic Sands Beach for alluring turquoise water, bodyboarding waves and vibrant sunsets. Jump aboard a manta ray boat cruise to snorkel with the giant and gentle rays or head out on a deep-sea fishing charter to reel in unique fish.

Within Kona you’ll find a number of breweries and fine-dining restaurants showcasing local culinary talents and produce. Stop by Kona Brewing for an informal tour, live music and refreshing craft brews. Fish Hopper is ideal for grilled seafood and views of Kailua Bay, while Kamana Kitchen dishes up authentic Indian near Hale Halawai Park.

Do you love animals? Head to the Three Ring Ranch Exotic Animal Sanctuary to wander grounds home to flamingos, zebra, tortoises, monkeys and llamas. It’s not far from the Honuaʻula Forest Reserve, where you can hike or mountain bike through verdant mountain rainforest.

Getting around

Kona is serviced by Kona International Airport, which has regular domestic and seasonal international flights. Kona is a bike-friendly town, but you can also get around on the Hele-On Bus, Kona Trolley, taxis or by hiring a scooter.

Kailua-Kona travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Kailua-Kona?

    Royal Kona Resort, rated with a score of 7.8 from 1,397 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Kailua-Kona. Other top stays include Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay, with an average rating of 7.6 from 444 reviewers, and Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel, with a score of 8.2 from 511 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Kailua Pier?

    A good hotel close to Kailua Pier is Royal Kona Resort (rated 7.8/10 from 1,397 reviews).

  • How much do hotels in Kailua-Kona cost?

    $564/night is the average price of a hotel in Kailua-Kona, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Kailua-Kona?

    Prices for Kailua-Kona hotels have been found for as low as $75/night over the last 3 days.

  • What are the best hotels on Ali'i Drive in Kailua Kona?

    Ali’I Drive is the main street in Kailua Kona, which runs from Kailua Pier to the Kuamo’o Battlefield through the heart of the city along the oceanfront. Travelers who need convenience in accessing the city center and many other exciting locations within the city should consider booking a hotel along this street. Kona Islander Inn Hotel and Kahalu’u Beach Park are some of the cheap hotels in Kailua Kona found along this street. Kona Islander Inn Hotel is a two-star hotel that offers free parking to their customers, hence helping them to save considerably on their budget. The hotel allows its customers to come in with pets. It is located a walkable distance from Hulihe‘e Palace, one of the major tourist attraction centers in the city. Hulihe‘e Palace showcases a wide range of Victorian Artifacts. The hotel is also located a short drive from Kahalu’u Beach Park, a small beach that is characterized by calm water. Another suitable hotel option along Ali’i Drive is Aston Kona by the Sea. This is a four-star hotel with several exciting amenities, such as an outdoor pool and private beach, among others. The hotel offers free parking and a great affordable breakfast to its customers.

  • Are there kid-friendly hotels in Kailua Kona?

    Those traveling with families and/or kids need to book hotels that will guarantee the comfort of the kids. Many Kailua Kona hotels have kid-friendly amenities and are located near exciting destinations where kids can be taken to have fun. Holualoa Inn, a five-star hotel located along Mamalohoa Highway, is a good option for kids and families. The hotel offers free parking and a full breakfast for the family at an affordable price. You and your kids will be able to enjoy the panoramic ocean views from this hotel. It is located a short drive from Magic Sands Beach Park. Another good hotel where you can reserve a room when traveling with your kids is Kona Beach Hostel, which is located along Walua Road. The hotel offers great ocean views and allows customers to come in with their pets. The hotel is located at a walkable distance from Hulihe‘e Palace and a short drive from the Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historical Park.

  • How do I find a peaceful and quiet hotel in Kailua Kona?

    Travelers who want to book one of the quiet and peaceful hotels in Kailua Kona should consider the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai. This is a five-star hotel located along Ka’upulehu Drive and is particularly famous among golfers. It offers a great breakfast for its customers at an affordable price. The hotel is a short distance from Ocean Rider Inc., where you can visit and enjoy guided tours of marine farms and seahorse aquariums. Another good hotel with a tranquil environment is Hale Maluhia Country Inn. Popularly known as a house of peace, this hotel is located along Hualalai Road and features an elegant library in addition to several other amenities. Customers who have private cars or vans will enjoy free parking services. The hotel is located at a short drive from Keauhou Bay, which is one of the most popular surfing spots in the city.

  • What neighborhoods in Kailua Kona have the best restaurants?

    If you want to enjoy delicious, locally sourced meals from some of the best restaurants, you should consider visiting the Puu Lani Ranch and North Kailua Kona neighborhoods. If you visit the Puu Lani Ranch, you can have your lunch or dinner at the Papa Kona Restaurant & Bar. This restaurant is located along Waterfront Row and is popular among locals. The hotel offers an international menu with regular live entertainment. Cool Running Restaurant is another popular restaurant in the Puu Lani Ranch neighborhood, which offers delicious meals accompanied by a good selection of drinks. If you visit the North Kailua Kona neighborhood, you can enjoy your breakfast, lunch, or dinner at CanoeHouse or Humpy’s Big Island Alehouse. Both these restaurants are popular for great customer service in addition to the delicious meals.