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Kona Reef Resort

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was visitng Kona with my fiance for our romantic getaway. And I found this resort to book for 2 nights. When I booked the resort online.. it said $129 + tax... (totaling about $320) And when I got there. They told me there is reservation fee ($25), cleaning fee($25) , and there was other 13% of kona property/resort charges........

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Katharina K, General Manager at Kona Reef Resort, responded to this review

Aloha Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry about your experience. Here at the Kona Reef the units are managed by different companies and I am not sure who you booked your unit through. However, I hope you consider coming back as some of the management companies are very clear on the fees they charge. Mahalo

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we arrived, there was no office onsite. We had to call an 800 number. The representative, Samantha was not professional. We got the room number and key box code. The room was musty/moldy smelling. Relatively clean. We opened the doors to the lanai and turned the fans on. Nothing changed. We called to see if we could move to...

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Wetherby
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kona Reef #33A beautiful condominium located on the third floor on the front of the ocean. Excellently appointed with everything and more that you could wish for. This condo lacks for nothing I suspect the owners must come and spend a few weeks at a time here because it was so well appointed. A large comfortable bed, a quiet room...

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Yorba Linda, CA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are just finishing a week an the Reef. While we rented the condo through VRBO, I felt that a review of the resort is warranted, We rented a condo in the "D" building, 2nd Floor, which is ocean front. If you don't want the sound of the waves you may want a different building. One of the good points...

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Katharina K, General Manager at Kona Reef Resort, responded to this review

Aloha Thank you for your feedback and I am glad to see that you are enjoyed your stay at the Kona Reef. Mahalo

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in D3 which was on the ground floor with the ocean not 25 ft. from our lanai. Every morning we drank our coffee and watched the surfers. Close to the parking lot and quiet. Had lots of extras for guests such as snorkels and masks, beach towels, beach chairs, and an information file on activities and etc. for...

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Atlanta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They did not offer me a 3.5 so I choose a 4. The place is older, but well maintained and my room was very clean. Updates to furnishings and kitchen is obvious. The staff was friendly and helpful. It is a very short walk to Kona shops and restaurants. I will definitely stay again. Make certain you ask for waterfront/beach...

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in A4. Incredible view from a comfortable condo unit. Kona Reef condos has great amenities, bbqs, pool, view of spinner dolphins and turtles!. It's just far enough from downtown, easy walk but far from the music and lights. If you are looking for a nice quiet well maintained property the Kona Reef building is a good choice! My...

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Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stayed in B32. The room was very nice with lots of space. Great view of the ocean and a short walk to town. The pool and BBQ area was great to have as we used it most every night. The only suggestions I would make would be maybe install a new air conditioner in the living...

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Katharina K, General Manager at Kona Reef Resort, responded to this review

Aloha Thank you for your feedback and I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. I noted your suggestions and will discuss them with the owner of the unit. Mahalo

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My husband and I use VRBO a lot when we travel. We require 2 things of the places we stay. They be clean and serviceable. There were many things in this space that were neither. Upon arrival we had lightbulbs out in the bathroom, the lock was broken on the lanai door, the screen door fell off the track on...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Disclaimer first - we stayed using timeshare exchange points. That means the options for which unit we got were limited, and the "cost" was extremely low. We stayed in unit F12, second floor of the building farthest from the ocean. We asked for an upper floor with an ocean view and that's what we got. The view was excellent even...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kona Reef is an oceanfront condominium resort adjacent to a sandy beach park in historic Kailua-Kona and near quaint shops and restaurants. One- and two-bedroom suites offer full-kitchens, FREE WiFi, and ocean or garden views. Amenities include an oceanfront swimming pool, jet spa, and a cabana with barbecue area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kona Reef Resort

Address: 75-5888 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1312
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range: $118 - $461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kona Reef Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
Castle Kona Reef Hotel Kailua-Kona
Castle Kona Reef Kailua
Kona Reef Resort Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“"D" Building is the best. Walk to Huggo;s for an excellent dinner.”
CoupleofHisKids, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in E2. If you stood on the lanai, you could look over the wall and pool and see the ocean. Not a great choice.”
926jesseh, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“A and F wings are ocean front away from the road. Grounds floors are less private as there is a public walk way in front.”
A1765YTsusanh, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Read all reviews. Contact owner and ask questions. Top floor rooms are best.”
MFP3, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front is the nicest but our room was poolside and it was fine.”
MarieP945, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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