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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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Ogden, UT
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58 reviews 58 reviews
9 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was the perfect location for exploring all the little shops and restaurants and the beach on Alii Drive in Kona. Walking distance to everything! The staff were so nice. There was a lovely open air lobby, the room was spacious with a very comfy king sized bed. The bath had a nice big vanity and a handy little pull-out... More 

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

Aloha Carolyn M, We are glad you had a wonderful time exploring our quaint town! We are even happier to hear that we we able to meet your expectations for hotel accommodations. Our staff strives to provide each guest with exceptional service and attention and your kind words gives them immense pride in what they do! We hope to have... More 

11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely room, the bathroom was great, facing the ocean, the pool was wonderful. The breakfast left something to be desired, not quite what we are used to. The waves were too strong for being in the ocean.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was extremely friendly and prompt. We were in Kona for the Ironman triathlon and the hotel is perfectly ;located at the start and finish of the race, While it is not a flash hotel it is clean and tidy.

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

Aloha robyn p, Thank you for your review of our hotel! We are happy that we were able to meet your expectations. Our staff strives to treat each one of our guests like 'ohana,' with exceptional attention and service. We look forward to having you as a guest again for the next time your are in Kailua-Kona. Mahalo, Seaside Hotels... More 

crescent beach, british columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent 3 days at the Kona Seaside Hotel in mid-January 2015 and enjoyed every minute of it. The location is perfect, with easy access to shops and restaurants, and with ample parking. The WiFi is not so hot, but is more than made up for by the helpful and courteous service of the staff. The hotel's... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed our first night, January 7, 2015, on the Big Island of Hawaii at Kona Seaside Hotel. The front desk was friendly and helpful in directing us to a store that was open late and the best place for breakfast. It is located in the perfect place for walking to nearby stores and strip malls. A short walk to... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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20 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one night in Kona to visit a friend and to reacquaint ourselves with Kona Town. Kona Seaside Hotel is part of a locally owned hotel chain. When on the Big Island we generally end up choosing to stay with this family of hotels. Each and every time we have found their staff to be very friendly (in the... More 

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169 reviews 169 reviews
14 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this hotel because it was relatively economical and it seemed to be easy to find having landed at Kona International Airport. After flying for 17 hours from London, my wife and I needed a seamless check-in and this was both efficient and simple. We found a parking spot on our second lap through the car parking lot. Our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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217 reviews 217 reviews
150 hotel reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was lucky that I was able to get a relatively cheap offer over New Year. I emailed a few days in advance of my arrival to request a good view. I was told I could upgrade for $20 a night. This was definitely worth it, as I got one of the few rooms with a good sea view (room... More 

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is pretty much exactly what you would expect for the price. The staff was friendly, rooms were clean and decent. Not a high end hotel so mattress wasn't the most comfortable but it did the job. Was within walking distance to the beach and shops. I would recommend this hotel to the budget minded couple or family. We... More 

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San Diego
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170 reviews 170 reviews
75 hotel reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location. Walking distance to snorkeling, beach, swimming, restaurants, bars, boat tours and the Kona historic sights. It is about 10 minute drive to the airport. The rooms are nice size, clean with a balcony. There is a pool, but this is not a resort type hotel common in Hawaii. The Wi Fi is free but weak. Parking was $5/day.... 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
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Kailua-Kona

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