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Kona Tiki Hotel

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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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Private Balcony
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Reviewed 22 July 2013

70?'s Hotel right on the waterfront with waves washing into the pool. Amazing value. If you want airconditioning resort type facilities or have young children do not stay here. If you want a great location with sea views walking distance to restuarants and have money...More

6  Thank SalidNZ
Reviewed 13 July 2013

The cost was very reasonable for a place right on the ocean in Hawaii. The manager(s) of the hotel were great down-to-earth and friendly people. Very welcoming. I had read the many reviews and I believe we chose room #204 which we thought was great...More

4  Thank Char440
Reviewed 12 July 2013

This was my first time to Hawaii and the Big Island and it was hard to figure out where to stay. I was so happy to come across the Kona Tiki Hotel, We stayed 3 nights before heading Volcano Village for another 3. This was...More

3  Thank Tara123456789
Reviewed 29 June 2013

I found the Kona Tiki in an old Lonely Planet and so glad I did! I wanted a budget place with character and this was certainly both. I traveled alone to the island to race a half ironman triathlon. I wanted to stay somewhere quiet...More

4  Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 16 June 2013

We've stayed at the Kona Tiki twice and will again. We stay on the 2nd (top) floor. The room has a balcony and a little kitchenette. It overlooks a little bay - one time the surf was high and it was loud! We loved it...More

4  Thank JENCP
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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
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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
15 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
22 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
8 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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"Every room is different. Call to inquire. We like 302, with the kitchenette. Corner rooms may have full..."
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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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