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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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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
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    4 of 5 stars
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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Newstle
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let's start with the good, it seemed clean and the front desk staff was couteous. We were in room 3005 and the road nise is surprisingly load. Especiallly at night when you are tryig to sleep. The refridgerator wcwas noisy the AC was noisy. It was terrible. The street light outside came in the thin curtains and made it light... More

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Seattle, Washington
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is really good for the price.The location is great and you can just step out into the "downtown" area. I loved it that there are really nice places to eat, shop, rest, hang out all just outside the hotel. There is a very nice beach area just outside, it might be a part of the hotel across the... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was very courteous and helpful! Very clean rooms, and good location comfortably just outside the main downtown strip so you still get a quiet sleep. The parking spaces are quite narrow, but otherwise, no complaints - parking was only $5 per night. I would definitely stay here again.

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Dallas, Texas
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65 reviews 65 reviews
14 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

1) Parking is awful, but manageable. The spaces seem to be a foot narrower than every other place. The $5 parking fee is too low in my opinion. If I was guaranteed a normal spot, I'd pay $10 per night. 2) Perfect location. My favorite restaurant, the Kona Brewery, is kiddie corner to the hotel, and so are many other... More

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Hilo, Hawaii
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very Cheap, and great location. definitely book this hotel if you don't want to spend a lot on a hotel so you can spend that money for restaurants and lots more in kona. I stayed in the standard room on the second floor garden wing. Has cold A/C. Also good to book if you aren't spending a lot of time... More

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Majuro, Marshall Islands
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30 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you have an infant and you want to visit Kona this is the perfect location. Its just across the road of a family beach where the waters are very calm and warm because its closed up from the ocean and its a bit like a pool. Restaurants and supermarkets are also just around the corner so the location is... More

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Address: 75-5646 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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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