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Reviewed 25 October 2013

The hotel is near the centre of Kona and a great area for the beach and shops. Reception staff was helpful, the room was a good size as I request a high room and the balcony had a great view of the sea (got an even number) sorry can’t remember the number. The pool area was clean and relaxing after...

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Reviewed 22 October 2013

stayed here for weekend, front desk staff not that friendly, they seem to not enjoy their job. we checked in found the room with cheap amenities, plastic hanger, coffee maker that was totally rusted at the warmer plate area, cheap towels, however, good water pressure in shower and toilet. hundreds of small tiny ants all over our bathroom counter and...

Thank Toni C
Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Excellent location in central Kona a stroll away from the beach and shops and restaurants.Great friendly staff which reflect a family locally own hotel.The rooms are big and comfortable and great value for money.The pool is nice and refreshing after a day spend visiting around.There is also a free wifi internet connection in the lobby which is handy.

Thank Patrick C
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2013

I stayed at the Kona seaside hotel for three nights. We arrived at 9am on the day of check in expecting just to leave my luggage. Luckily they were able to check us in early. The room was very nice with a large sunny balcony. The room was very clean and spacious. We opted to pay a small additional charge...

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New York
Reviewed 19 October 2013

Excellent value and close to good restaurants and the rooms are clean. For just a short walk, there is a small beach just to the right of the pier. You can see yellow tangs, moorish idols, and other Hawaiian tropical fish at just 4 feet of water. There is also a small beach to the left of the pier but...

Thank trekker238
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 11 October 2013

What a bargain. Kona Seaside sits right at the Kailua Kona pier, which is start and finish of the Ironman swim and start of Ironman Bike segment. This is also where King Kamehameha the Great lived in retirement until his death in 1819. Easy to walk to restaurants, including Kona Brewing Pub, and shops, including KTA supermarket. The hotel's inclusive...

Thank Gary G
Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2013

Everything you need when travelling with kids. Cheap. Laundry on premises. Walm to everything you need. Each time we swam at beach we saw turtles. Staff could do with a happy pill. Some of the staff seem to live at the motel which makes for interesting viewing and listening poolside.

2Thank Lally L
Reviewed 29 September 2013

I stayed there the first day on Hawaii and the last two days of my vacation. Comfortable and clean, easy to find and close to so much! Nice pool and internet with computers so I was able to get my boarding pass printed in the lobby.

1Thank sox10str
Reviewed 25 September 2013 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised with a large room, balcony overlooking pool and a quick walk past the pool puts you at the ocean. Walk across the street through the ABC store and experience a lovely smoothie at a little shop. Back to the street and multiple ocean views and excellent dining and shopping. Head up the street (instead of by the pool)...

1Thank Jackohlope
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 21 September 2013

Spacious room with two double beds, clean and decently fitted. It had a mini fridge and a coffee maker. Table and chairs to sit in the terrace. Free wi-fi in the lobby but not in the room, which is a bit inconvenient. It was reasonably cheap and it was centrally located, you could walk to the shopping area. Short drive...

1Thank xenale

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Kona Seaside Hotel

Address: 75-5646 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1699
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range: $196 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kona Seaside Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 225
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Also Known As:
Kona Seaside Kailua
Hotel Kona Seaside
Kona Seaside Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
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#7 Family Hotel in Kailua-Kona
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“Try to get a room in the upper floors”
 of 5 bubbles 96freddys, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to get an ocean view room.”
 of 5 bubbles EarlC174, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“High floors may have less traffic noise as located on a busy intersection.”
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“South side has the better view.”
 of 5 bubbles E2279NHkevinr, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on the fourth floor with a nice bayside view nearer the bay. Plenty quiet where we were.”
 of 5 bubbles 844bobbya, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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