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Kailua Pier

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Address: 75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: 808 329 2911
Description: Lots of shops, bars and restaurants

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The Happening Spot

Lots of activities here, my favorite is Rocking H Adventures. You can jump on their boston whaler at the far end to the right. Ask for Major or Cameron, they'll take you out to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
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Santa Monica, California
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San Marcos, California
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We walked down the pier with no particular intention except to view the bay from the end of the pier. Instead, our view was of the local losers smoking crack right out in public. I wouldn't go back to the pier and I would avoid this area at night. Pretty sketchy.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 361 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This pier has no particular charm or interest either historical or architectural.but it is, naturally, as this is what it was built or, a centre for organised, paid for water based actives that range from bay cruises to fishing trips. But, quite Avetage really.

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Santa Monica, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Lots of activities here, my favorite is Rocking H Adventures. You can jump on their boston whaler at the far end to the right. Ask for Major or Cameron, they'll take you out to their floating dock where they have Jet Ski's, Paddle Boards, Kayaks, Hammocks, etc. The pier can get a little sketch at night but usually very safe.... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Very easy access, usually. A good fish population to enjoy. The only problem is in getting swum over by other snorkelers and swimmers. It is not crowded, beyond the easye ntry point, but people don't pay attention. This is a great place to check out your water gear. It is also a nice night dive.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Kona pier is nothing excciting, but the area near the pier where the old residence of Kamaehameha is cool. TThe rest of Kona waterfront is slowly aging and isnot as nice as it was 20 years ago.

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Seattle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Good spot to swim and catch tour boats. Very close to town and many restaurants. Can also rent water sports equipment nearby.

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Stick your foot in the water, then head across the street and purchase an authorized Ironman T-shirt and tell everyone you swam the course!

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Maui, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Nice little pier to walk around and get a look at the beach, boats and Kona waterfront. Shower located by the hotel beach with luau park not far away.The kayaks were racing when I was there but also a good place for the Ironman competition.

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London, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

It was a surprise to see tropical fish right there as we walked up. The water is very clean and clear. Great for swimming, paddle boards, scuba, snorkeling or just people watching. No admittance fee. Tough to find parking though. Ask around, some exists behind the stores for a small fee.

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Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Nice locals fishing. We watched the Luau from the peer that was at the hotel that evening. Such talented people!

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Address: Address: 75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: 808 329 2911
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona

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