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Kona Seaside Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   75-5646 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Ranked #9 of 15 hotels in Kailua-Kona
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kona Seaside was located near shops, restaurants and the water. We only needed to stay for one night and found it to be comfortable, clean, with a friendly staff. Internet access was available when we needed it. We would stay there again.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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14 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super friendly staff at the front desk. This is located right in town where it is easy to walk to all the shops. For the price it is a great deal. I booked through expedia and it was all exactly as advertised. $5 for a night of parking, which was easy and conveniently located in front of the building. Maids... More

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Tucson, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kona Seaside is not an upscale hotel, but for location, price and all around great service it would be hard to beat.We requested a room away from road and had no issues with noise. The hotel is a little dated, but how much time will you spend in your room? Rooms are nice-sized, bed was quite comfy. We were unable... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Kona Seaside was a perfect place for us to finish our time on the Big Island. The hotel isn't a resort of any kind, but for the budget-conscious looking to stay in a nice room in a good location, this place is for you. The room was comfortable and clean, the location put us right in the center of... More

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Laval, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I booked throught bookings.com and got a great deal for my one night stay as I arrived in Hawaii. the room are comfy though a coat of paint would help. it is nicely located right in the heart of Kona close to restaurants, shops and plenty of activities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The great 'aloha' hospitality, comfort, affordability, and convenience were as advertised. The room was very comfortable and was very comfortable. We loved the orange-peel flavored water in the lobby on those hot humid days. We had no issues whatsoever.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The age of the hotel was apparent but it was well maintained and clean. I was hesitant at first when we entered the room and saw only a window unit for the AC but it worked perfectly and kept us cool. Took us a little while to find the ice machine since they don't have one on each floor but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Booked the hotel and went into the cleanest, almost the most friendly place I've been in my recent 3 months of traveling. The front desk and security people are absolutely amazing. We lost our car keys and the hotel security officer went above and beyond helping us find them. The only down side is that they close the pool to... More

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Mandurah, Australia
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

Pretty basic hotel but quite nice Location is great We had a room with a balcony and could see entertainment from hotels close by, we could also get ocean views Parking was ok, small cost compared to others Room was clean Reception was nice Also has laundry facilities Great coffee shops just a minute or 2 away Kona Brewing Company... More

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Pleasanton, California
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

To noisy to sleep. There is a lot of street noise, cars, trucks, motorcycles just outside the window. I wish I could post a sound clip so you could hear how bad the noise is here. The refriderator buzzed all night as well. We were using it. The ac system was loud, but not loud enough to soften the other... More

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Address: 75-5646 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Kona Seaside Hotel 2*
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Kona Seaside Kailua
Hotel Kona Seaside
Kona Seaside Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona

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