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Kona Seaside Hotel

2.0 of 5 75-5646 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the Kona Seaside for four nights in November last year and thought it was great. Great location, good service... and for what you are paying good facilities (it's a cheaper hotel so I was not expecting all the bells and whistles). One tiny gripe... who ever installed the shower must have been a midget. At 6' I'm... More

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West Allis, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived late for a business trip and didn't want to drive to 40 plus minutes in the pitch dark to my convention hotel, so I took a quick 7 minute drive to Kona and the Kona Seaside is a very nicely, locally owned (Hawaiian Owned) property. Upon my arrival I was greeted nicely but the front desk and given the... More

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really great price for Hawaii standards. Great location. One block off beach. Very clean. It was perfect for our family. The view was nice but not of the ocean. The front desk staff was so helpful. There was great citrus water in the lobby all day that was so refreshing.

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Waikoloa, Hawaii
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live on Hawaii Island and spent a night at the Kona Seaside recently. I highly recommend this hotel to visitors and locals alike. The location is great, staff are great and the price is very reasonable. You can't go wrong by staying here.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing really spectacular either way about this hotel. Very close to everything in Kona, rooms just like most hotels, friendly and helpful staff although some quite long waits at reception at busy times.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Kona Seaside in September when we took a 2 day trip to the big island. The staff led by the manager Giget, including Patty, Pua Maile, and Merribeth, were all 1st class and made it a very enjoyable experience. Great location....good view of the ocean....great value.... would definitely stay there again if we ever made it back... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

great location, clean and the staff is polite and helpful. Not brand new or luxurious but homely and pleasing. In 5 minutes walk you'll be at the beach, at the restaurant, at the abc store, at the souvenirs shops... too bad that I spent only one night in Kona.

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Irvine, California
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The rooms are extremely spacious for the price. Despite the green colored carpet, I liked the layout of the room. It offers tea, coffee and a mini fridge. My room balcony faced the bay and had a view of the surrounding buildings. It was perfect for enjoying early morning coffee. The option I chose through AAA included breakfast. You need... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Found the Kona Seaside online for a quick trip to the Big Island. handy location for exploring the island in lovely Kona. Comfortable and clean, and good value. AC in room was a little noisy - but didn't care enough to mention it. Lots of good bars and restaurants around - so didn't eat at the hotel. Tended to be... More

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Hartford, Connecticut
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6 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I'm not sure we stayed at the same hotel as some of the less positive reviews of this hotel, but it was perfect for us. 5 stars for location, steps away from Alli Drive. We tend to go budget on our lodging, seeking a clean, safe room with comfy beds and bathroom. The Kona Seaside far exceeded our needs. Mini-fridge,... 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*
Number of rooms: 225
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Also Known As:
Kona Seaside Kailua
Hotel Kona Seaside
Kona Seaside Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona

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