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Royal Kona Resort Luau

75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Ranked #17 of 50 attractions in Kailua-Kona
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Colorado Springs
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63 reviews 63 reviews
27 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

It's everything you have ever envisioned a luau to be. The food is average, at best, he emcee is cheezy, the drinks are watered down. The dancers are very talented, but it's nothing you haven't seen in many a Hawaiian movie or Travel show. Way overpriced, but everyone should do it once.

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Ferrysburg, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

We had a great family experience here at this luau. The food was very good and the adults appreciated the open bar. Entertainment was excellent, against a beautiful view/amazing scenery. We were able to watch an amazing sunset, as well! Highly recommended!

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Arlington, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Did this as a family event - one of us is a vegetarian. Food was very good. We had front row seats for the show and it was spectacular including the sunset. The way they call you table-by-table to the buffet line makes it easy to get thru without delay. Our vegetarian was able to get plenty of food to... More

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Houston, Texas
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

My and my family had the best time at this luau. .The setting was on the water .The food was the best.The show kept us captivated.I give this Luau ten stars it was out of this world.Wait till you see the fire show at the end it will blow you away.I cant wait to come next year and Luau on... More

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Sacramento, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
32 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

The main thing I wanted to do in Hawaii while on vacation was an authentic luau. We were a little nervous because we booked this luau on a discount site that made it only 70.00 compared to all the other luau's that were around 130.00 a piece. We got to the luau extremely early because we had a large group... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

The location for this luau is simply stunning. The luau takes place on next to the beach, and you get to enjoy the sunset. We happened to arrive early, but there was already a queue waiting to enter. The advantage of arriving early is: for an additional $5 per person you can choose to sit in the preferred seating areas,... More

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Port Angeles, WA
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64 reviews 64 reviews
20 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I treated my parents to a Luau experience. Luau's are not on the top of my list, so it was a stretch for me to be in a crowded place and chatting with strangers. The food was fine for a buffet - nothing stood out. The rum punch was waterlogged with too much ice. The luau show was nice, but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The luau was fantastic! We had to wait in line for a short while but were expecting that so didn't mind. We were told to get there abit early to get a good seat so we got there at 4:30 which got us that. Sat right at the front, better than most of the reserved seats! Was a bit wary... More

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Riverside, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Handy, economical, good show, great food, easy parking, great view, the same place that the Pleasant Hawaiian welcome breakfast and info resort was at.

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Denver, Colorado
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We had a group of 5 and this had everything we thought it would. Music, hula dancers, fire dancer, group picture, buffet of food. If you are looking for a luau, this was a good one!

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