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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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    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 2 days ago NEW

We found that this hotel struck a very nice balance between affordability and comfort. It has a great location with a harbour view for some rooms and it was comfortable. The room was big with a nice balcony with enough space to sit for two. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Although the building and decor may be a... More 

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New Haven, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I visited The Big Island in early December, 2014. Having never been there, we weren't sure where to stay. After doing some research we found the Kona Seaside, which sounded like what we were looking for: affordable, clean, quiet. This hotel more than lived up to our expectations. From the beautiful open-air lobby to the large, clean... More 

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Brisbane, Aust
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Kona Seaside was a great price for an almost seaside hotel. The room was clean and comfortable and had all we needed. We had free internet as well which is always a bonus. The staff were friendly and helpful and parking was only $5 a night which was quite reasonable compared to other hotels. We were able to access all... More 

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Mainz, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here during our last night in Kona. The hotel is not at the beach but close enough to be considered "at the sea". Our spacious room was directed to the street, but it was not loud at all at night. The location of the hotel is perfect if you want to go "downton" and still be within reasonable... More 

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was such a pleasure to sit on our lanai mornings and afternoons to enjoy the ocean view. More importantly, the staff is exceptional. Everyone is smiling, kind, efficient, helpful ... everyone made us feel welcome. We visit Kona often and always choose Kona Seaside. It's the best location to walk everywhere, dip in the refreshing pool or a walk... More 

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

Aloha beckymellow! Thank you for your wonderful review. We are happy that we were able to meet your expectations for comfortable accommodations. It is wonderful encouragement when you give recognition to our staff as well! We look forward to having you as our guest again in the near future. Welcome to our Ohana! Mahalo and a hui ho! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very friendly and clean basic hotel located at the north end of Ali'i Drive, the Kona Seaside was only a one-night stop for us, and my wife and I didn't get to use the pool at all, but it looked very inviting the next morning. When asked what she thought of the room, she replied "I wouldn't stay here... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is in a great location for restaurants and the beach. The bed was comfortable and the whole place was clean. I had a bit of an ant problem in the bathroom which the hotel fixed as soon as I told them. Water pressure was alright. Great balcony, although no ocean views but nice to sit on in the... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was clean, friendly, and had a great location. There aren't any bells and whistles here, which was just fine with us. We had everything we needed. Our only complaint was the hard bed (not very comfortable). It was a good hotel for the price and I'd stay here again.

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Los Angeles, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is in a nice place with lots of restaurants and shops nearby. the room was good as well. i did not get parking in the hotel, as they say them seem to have only limited number of passes to give which is strange as they should have atleast 1 pass per room. but nearby public parking is near and... More 

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Ten Mile, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will won't top back rooms sea side . Rooms very clean and nice , We loved our stay .no bugs , no pest no problems ,Nice people good service. pool. never had one complaint they were just great & the place was close to everything we wonted to do .

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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:
#4 Business Hotel in Kailua-Kona

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