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Kona Makai

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Talkeetna, Alaska
Reviewed 22 December 2014

Great view, nice well kept grounds, choose a unit based upon preferences. South facing has good morning sun, north facing shade almost all day. Sunsets from almost every unit. Easy parking, great pool and hot tub, snorkeling out front on very calm days. But, some units are dated, look close at the pictures and ask questions. Our unit had a...

2Thank CValentine99676
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Location on the beach was relaxing and beautiful. The unit 2-304 air conditioner in the master bedroom never cooled the room - added room fans made it less uncomfortable. The unit was infested with tiny ants - when reported, we were told the unit would be treated, but the problem persisted.

1Thank stefhim
North Carolina
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Recently stayed at Kona Makai because the unit at another complex I usually stay in wasn't available this trip. We stayed in 4-103 and had a nice time. The unit was in the back with a lovely direct ocean view. It was clean, comfortable, and very quiet...the entire complex was quiet. The building is older but well kept. The wifi...

1Thank travels4jen
Sunnyvale, CA
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Kona Makai is a perfect location right on the water. We stayed in 1202 and everything we needed was provided to us. Our view from our lanai was fantastic. The dolphin show every morning and the beautiful sunsets. We will stay here again. Mike the grounds manager kept the landscape very beautiful.

1Thank bigbadmel
Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed 5 March 2014

My husband, teenage son & I stayed here for 10 days in January 2014 and found it to be almost perfect for what we needed!! We never spent too much time around the condo area as we wanted to see and do all there was on the Big Island, but it was great having a quiet, comfortable, relaxing place to...

Thank krsthom
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 2 December 2013 via mobile

The condo was okay, but certainly not the best I've experienced. Our unit was pretty dated and the mattress definitely could've used replacing. It was extremely hot and, since we were on the ground floor, we could not leave windows open to let it cool off. All in all not bad, since we spent most of our time out, but...

Thank msb2m5
Reviewed 16 September 2013

The complex in general is great. Very well looked after and great location. We walked to dinner most nights. Some places within easy walking distance (Jackie Rey's, Island Lava Java), others a slightly longer walk to the end of the main area (Fish Hopper etc.), but a reasonable $10 cab ride. Great sunset views even if your condo is not...

1Thank Devon124
Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 29 August 2013

My husband and family stayed in unit 2-301 and loved it. Sitting on the lanai and drinking coffee and watching the dolphins every morning was something we looked forward to. The grounds are beautiful and well maintained also. The unit itself was very comfy and in very good condition. It was nice having the two big rooms and bathrooms and...

1Thank Sue S
Evergreen, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 8 August 2013

We had a wonderful stay here in unit 5-104, with 4 of us sharing this one bedroom one bath. Loved to have breakfast out on the lanai looking at the ocean. Pool is great as is hot tub. This unit is clean and well kept, and very reasonable. Owner is very sensitive to your needs. Would book again!

4Thank Lynda P
Reviewed 17 May 2013

I recently stayed here with my mom and young 18 month old son.....it was Not a good experience!! Upon arriving we realized how dated the place was....lights in bathroom and a/c in bedroom not working. Some of the cupboards were literally falling apart and deteriorating. Dishwasher is rusty inside. There is No sand beach or swimming access at the condos...you...

5Thank Kai33

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Kona Makai

Address: 75-6026 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2366
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range: $222 - $347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 70
Also Known As:
Kona Makai Hotel Kailua-Kona
Kona Makai Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
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“ground level offers no privacy. Bldg 4 bedrooms face parking lot so you have to keep drapes closed all the time.”
BedeliaNY, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stay in an oceanfront unit and be lulled to sleep by the waves”
L3094XLmichaelr, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We think #1301 is the best unit in the facility.”
FarmGirl2015, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“not handicapped accessible for 2nd and 3rd floor levels”
byulaie, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“We booked on Boundless Hawaii. Always book and oceanfront with wrap around lanai”
Ristine1, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
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