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    Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel

    75-5739 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1736
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    Traveller (168)
    Room & Suite (42)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    • Excellent7%
    • Very good24%
    • Average35%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible17%
    20 Jul 2017
    “Very Convenient location”
    8 Jul 2017
    “It was OK.”
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 22 March 2013

    Booked this at the last minute since we had an event we needed to attend. It was all that was left under 200.00! The website made it look much more pleasant than it actually is! This is completely run down, and the rooms are disgustingly...More

    1  Thank MrsAmis05
    Reviewed 15 March 2013

    They REALLY need to spend some money on this cash cow! Dirty, dusty room, chipping painted vinyl walls in the bath, holes in the wall... really disappointed. I'd of preferred a Motel 6 over this dump. Way too pricey for these for what you get.

    1  Thank MMiller63
    Reviewed 14 March 2013

    If you want to be in the center of things in Kona for a reasonable price,this is the place! One of the older hotels right in the center of things. Standard room was fine for us not far from the airport. We stayed our last...More

    Thank Seacliff23
    Reviewed 8 March 2013

    I'm a mainlander who was here for 1 night on a work trip. So after reading reviews & checking prices, I knew that this was an average 1-2 start hotel, with pricing that is hard to beat on this island. Front desk staff was pleasant,...More

    7  Thank catt4
    Reviewed 7 March 2013

    Came here from Hilo where my husband and I live for a night in Kona to get away from all the rain that we have been seeing lately. We never book ahead but like to stay in different places just to get a variety. We...More

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    • Kailua-Kona
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    Room & Suite (42)
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    Bathroom (22)
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    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.
    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.
    21 March 2016|
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    Response from Jillian S | Reviewed this property |
    According to the receptionist, there is supposed to be a hairdryer in the room. However our room didn't have one so the receptionist found one for us to borrow.
    Room Tips
    "When festivals, etc. are in progress...can get noisy. Higher floors have better views."
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    "Ask to be as far away from Ali'i drive as possible. There is road noise but the guests were quiet."
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    "garden view rooms are fine,"
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    "No tip here except to go to a different hotel--dirty, stinky, rooms with bugs are not acceptable."
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