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Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good22%
  • Average35%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible18%
24 May 2018
“Location, location, location”
7 Apr 2018
“Good for the money”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

we were unable to get an additional day at resort and had a red-eye to the mainland. booked a day at Kona Bay. YES it is an older hotel, but you can't find kinder, friendly staff anywhere on the island! The room is comfortable, not...More

Thank kshetland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very rundown, crazy happenings in the parking lot. Weird room in bad state of repair, one inconvenient lift and many stairs, scarey walkway that is unsafe, breakfast below average. Would recommend you pay a little more and go upmarket from this.

Thank NMMC13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I booked a weeks stay at Uncle Billy’s when we got a cheap last minute flight to the Big Island and our usual condo rental was already booked. Yes, the hotel is old and dated but our room was clean. The breakfast...More

Thank k0nalady
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This was our first trip to Hawaii and we stayed here. They where super nice and the hotel was cleaned we had a great time! We where right across from the beach and shops while we where done there they had this festival going on...More

1  Thank Hannah H
Response from Jessie M, Guest Relations Manager at Uncle Billy's Kona Bay HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha Hannah, Thank you for taking the time to review your lovely stay with us. We are very blessed to be in such a wonderful location in the heart of Kailua Kona, Guests are able to walk or take the trolley to all their desired...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This Hotel is Owned & Run by Native Hawaiians; That I Like. The problem is it is Really Old, Not Updated, not Clean enough...and Needs to be Sprayed more Frequently for B-52 Bomber-Sized Cockroaches. These are all correctable Problems. The Location is Awesome; close to...More

1  Thank Lisa W
Response from Jessie M, Guest Relations Manager at Uncle Billy's Kona Bay HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha Lisa, We appreciate you taking the time to review your stay with us here at Kona Bay Hotel. Management has been made aware of the issues you brought up, and they will be handled promptly. We are very pleased to note that we are...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$127 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Robert B
7 January 2018|
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Response from Bruce B | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have a kitchenette but we had a fridge and a microwave, but we didn't use it, We used Uncle Billy's as a one night stay until we were able to enter our room at another hotel.
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redgypsyrae
31 December 2016|
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Response from Carol H | Reviewed this property |
We went over at 6am to have coffee and sit by the pool. Then we ate breakfast after.
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B3achL0v3R86
28 September 2016|
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Response from Jo S | Reviewed this property |
Sure they have cable t.v, but did not spend too much time indoors. Kona is too beautiful.
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Room Tips
"We booked a deluxe room, on 4th floor - there is a lift. Great view form Lanai"
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"Go to another hotel...for $10 more, the air conditioner will work and it won't be filthy."
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"None - choose another hotel"
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"Top floor, to avoid hearing foot traffic noise"
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