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Royal Kona Resort

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good43%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice room and nice resort amenities. Centrally located to get to many restaurants and tourist spots. Lovely ocean view from our balcony which we greatly enjoyed. Liked that this resort did not have hidden resort fees and that the parking was just $12, much better...More

Thank Pam B
Response from HHR_CustomerService, Customer Satisfaction Specialist at Royal Kona ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Thank you for takin the time to review our resort on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to see you enjoyed your stay here with is and all that our location has to offer. We look forward to welcoming you back with us , a hui...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great hotel. From what I have seen in Hawaii, most hotels are a bit dated and not overly cheap. This is the same. It's in a fantastic location close to the restaurants, the staff are amazing, breakfast is very good. The only...More

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Response from HHR_CustomerService, Customer Care Team at Royal Kona ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha, Thank you so much for this review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you would come and visit us again. We are an older property and we do our best to keep it up and in good condition....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved being in Kona! The Royal Kona is in a great location that’s close to Magic Sands Beach and multiple restaurants. We enjoyed the pool and the morning breakfast buffet. The downside was our room was near a very noisy restaurant that made our...More

Thank Christina D
Response from HHR_CustomerService, Custmer Care Team at Royal Kona ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha Thank you for taking the time to review our resort on tripadvisor. We appreciate your feedback and comments as they help us in ensuring our guests have the very best stay when visiting us. We are sorry to read that there were a few...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room - Great Condition View - Breathtaking, you get to see dolphins in the morning if you are lucky. Service - Awesome I will definitely stay gain as the location of the resort is near downtown with easy access to lots of restaurants, bars, and...More

Thank Arpit B
Response from HHR_CustomerService, Custmer Care Team at Royal Kona ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha Thank you for taking the time to review our resort on tripadvisor. We are delighted to see that you enjoy your over all stay with us. We thank you for taking the time to recognize Liz, we are very lucky to have her on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Instead of a shiny, new resort surrounded by lava fields, I chose the Royal Kona Resort which was built 50 years ago as a Hilton. It sits at the south end of the "town section" of Kailua Kona. There are dozens of restaurants and bars...More

Thank Jamie P
Response from HHR_CustomerService, Custmer Care Team at Royal Kona ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to see that you are able to feel the true spirit of Aloha while staying with us. Thank you for your recognition of our hardworking staff and we are happy to see you enjoy it...More

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Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
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Spa
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US$159 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Kailua-Kona
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$159 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Kailua-Kona
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Hironori K
14 May 2018|
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Response from HHR_CustomerService | Property representative |
Aloha Unfortunately our standard rooms do not fit a rollaway with two double beds. For your needs one of our suites maybe a better fit we have our ocean Kailua Bay Junior Suite, our 2 bedroom ocean Kailua Bay Junior Suite... More
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Tina M
17 April 2018|
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Aloha There are many attractions in our area such as the coconut grove market place as well as tour companies that help set up excursions for our guests as well for exploring the island. Mahalo Tara
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Tina M
17 April 2018|
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Response from JKAinGA | Reviewed this property |
Our room was always clean, and the bathroom and extra sink area were immaculate every day. After asking for an extra towel (I have long hair!!) the first day, they remembered an "extra" each day. The baseboards were... More
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"Balconies in Alii tower may have noise and food smells while the restaurant is operating."
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"Do not book here."
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"Ocean view rooms have great views"
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"Semi-ocean views still have a view of the ocean. The balcony was the best part of the room."
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