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Kona Tiki Hotel

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75-5968 Alii Dr About a mile from downtown Kailua-Kona, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1324See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-smoking hotel
Room service
Private Balcony
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All reviews sea wall conch shells light sleeper sound of the waves kitchenette room parking is tight small hotel coffee and juice fresh local fruit every morning continental breakfast pounding surf no elevator the big island road noise air conditioning old hawaii
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had some trip drama and I was looking for new place to stay. The Kona Tiki website was not clear about availability so I called them up and they said they would call me back if there was a cancellation-and there was thank god....More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank 693erinc
Reviewed 8 February 2019

A wonderfully hotel with all rooms 50 feet from the ocean . It has no tv or air conditioning. But is on Westetn shot so gets cool ocean wind. A continental breakfast of fresh fruit and bread, rolls and condiments. Pool nice managers and employees....More

Date of stay: February 2019
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Reviewed 20 January 2019

I do NOT understand the negative reviews unless people really don't explore what they are signing up for. For us, this was a perfect spot to stay for the first week out of our two on Big Island. Small and personable. I am a light...More

Date of stay: January 2019
3  Thank TLAOrangeville
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Managers Ed and Karen were excellent. Our 7th visit over 25 years and we enjoyed it as much as our first time. Everyone very friendly, as usual. Super nice weather and although Kona is busier these days, still a wonderful holiday destination.

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank rayVictoria_B_C
Response from manager m, Manager at Kona Tiki HotelResponded 18 January 2019

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so glad you had a great time (again) -- it was great having you here. Aloha a hui hou!

Reviewed 27 December 2018

This place is a real dump. And it was quite expensive by any measure. I made the reservation for three nights but had to leave and find another place last minute. The ceiling had holes around the fan. The AC DOESN'T WORK! No TV, no...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Experience547188
Response from manager m, Manager at Kona Tiki HotelResponded 1 January 2019

We wish we had known your concerns so that we could have addressed them in person. We’re confused as to why you state that the AC does not work since we do not have it — we have the cool ocean breeze instead. We are...More

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About
Description
Boutique hotel only 20 feet from the ocean. The Kona Tiki Hotel is the only hotel in Kona where every room is oceanfront! Every room has a private lanai overlooking the ocean. Room rates include a More continental breakfast every morning on the terrace. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free parking
Pool
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Microwave
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$114 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kona Tiki Kailua
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Hotel Kona Tiki
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Kona Tiki Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
Location
United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$114 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kona Tiki Kailua
,
Hotel Kona Tiki
,
Kona Tiki Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
Location
United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona

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Traveller (360)
Room & Suite (117)
Pool & Beach (53)
Dining (10)
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deemaaan
9 February 2019|
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Response from manager m | Property representative |
Aloha! We are actually short having one space per unit, but sometimes people don't have cars ... when there are more cars than spaces, we have a magical way to make everything work so that everyone can park in the lot (the... More
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Norton N
24 October 2018|
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Response from manager m | Property representative |
Aloha! To make a reservation, we collect a deposit -- for example, if a reservation is over 5 nights long, we collect the first 5 nights as deposit. Or for stays 5 nights or less, it would be the full amount, and your credit... More
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Alice L
29 September 2018|
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Response from bethd186 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't look for one in our room. They may have them at the front desk.
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Room Tips

"I liked being away from the road."
693erinc
2 weeks ago
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"Don't bother. Look for another hotel."
Experience547188
26 Dec 2018
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"Rooms away from road are quieter. First floor rooms have nice lawn access, but also feel less private and..."
Kimberley42
26 Dec 2018
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"I'd say go for the more central rooms, ending in 2,3 or 4."
DonnaRrn
5 Oct 2018
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