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Kona Seaside Hotel

75-5646 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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    4.5 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 Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a nice place it in a perfect place short walk to the small beachor jump on a paddel bord and paddle out to the dolphins , turtle's and fish at the end of the pier. You can get just about any food you need in walking distance.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had great service and a nice, clean, spacious room. And the room was kind of vintage and cool. Nice pool, fresh drinking water in the lobby in the mornings. Oh, and we had breakfast included which was at a nearby restaurant, and my husband and I both thought the food was delicious and the portions were huge! I really... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha Blonde-on-a-Budget, Thanks for your recent review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed both the food and accommodations portion our your stay with us. Looking forward to having you come back real soon! Mahalo, Seaside Hotels Hawaii Management Team More 

Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kona Seaside was a welcome relief from our previous stops on the Big Island, which had no a/c (something not to be taken for granted). The tower room was comfortable, both temperature and bed. It included a small refrigerator, and coffee for the morning. Our room had a patio that looked out onto a side street. One negative is that... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha novacamp, Thank you for your recent review of our property! We are happy to hear that you found our hotel convenient and comfortable. Mahalo, Seaside Hotels Hawaii Management Team More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice Aloha... Great location, stayed for a night to stage a family reunion... pick-up leis from the Farmer's Market, Costco run. Close-in. Nice lobby area with local quilt work (beautiful), photos of Hawaiian history, public parking lot walkable and Kona coffee adjacent.

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha flyinggypsy, Thank you for your recent review post on our hotel! We hope your family reunion went well! As always, we are glad that we could provide you with affordable and convenient accommodations needs while you are in beautiful Kailua-Kona. Please come back and stay with us again! Mahalo, Seaside Hotels Hawaii Management Team More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Kona Seaside Hotel for one evening to be closer to the airport because we had an early flight. The price was fair. The location was good; walking distances from shops and restaurants. The room was a bit out dated. The air conditioning was not on and that day was very hot so it took a bit to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This charming, family friendly hotel has a throwback vibe of the 60s & 70s Hawaii. The rooms are spotless, its grounds neatly kept, and the staff very friendly and helpful. We asked for rooms on the upper floor with partial sea views and was not disappointed one bit. Across the street is the King Kamehameha's Beach Hotel with the exact... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha Peter C, Hope your family had a wonderful time in Kona! We strive to provide excellent customer service, exceed expectations and offer up affordable rates to our guests. Thanks for staying with us! Mahalo, Seaside Hotels Hawaii Management Team More 

Kaneohe, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We needed a place to stay overnight for a 2-day trip to Kona from Oahu. Decided on the Kona Seaside due to their Kama’aina rate, and no cleaning fee that some hotels charge, which can range from $50 to $75 a day in the Kona area. There was ample parking for $5 a day. The hotel met our needs as... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha ZayneZ, Thanks for your recent review of our property! We're happy to hear we were able to meet your expectations on your short trip to the Big Island. Hope to have you as a return guest very soon! Mahalo, Seaside Hotels Hawaii Management Team More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Kona Seaside Hotel for 5 days in April. a - very good location: close to the beach and to Kona's main street with restaurants, bars and shops. b - the staff was friendly and helpful (we had some requests and everything was duly taken care of) c - the room was neat and furnished with good taste d... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha K1Vm4n, Thanks for your recent review! We appreciate the high remarks regarding our property, amenities and customer service! Mahalo, Seaside Hotels Hawaii Management Team More 

Pahoa, Hawaii
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a fourth floor balcony room which overlooked the bay. The room itself was clean, quiet and had all the basics. The hotel is within walking distance of everything located on the bay front, so shave ice, swimming, dining and shopping were all easy to access. The pool was clean and our niece loved playing in it before... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Alopha AllisonB, Thank you for the great endorsement of our hotel! We look forward to having you as a guest again! Mahalo, Seaside Hotels Hawaii Management Team More 

Anaheim Hills, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here because another more expensive hotel was book for the first few days of our stay. After we moved to the other hotel, we wish we had stayed the rest of our time at The Kona Seaside. I had stayed here over 20 years ago, and yes, it still looked the same - but that is "a good... More 

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SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha qcturtle2, Thanks for the wonderful review! We look forward to having you as a guest again! Mahalo, Seaside Hotels Hawaii Management Team More 

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