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75-5968 Alii Drive, About a mile from downtown Kailua-Kona, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Kona Tiki Hotel
Ranked #5 of 15 Hotels in Kailua-Kona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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kilauea
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

loved my stay here at kona tiki this is a small older hotel, that is well kept. the ocean is right outside your door. lovely lanai to sit on and watch and hear the waves. great restaurants near by. lovely hosts, very inviting,make you feel like family. clean iniviting pool. beats a high priced hyatt or the like by a... More

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Memphis, Tennessee
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is a gem. Nothing fancy, but it has what matters: cleanliness, a comfortable bed, genuine hospitality, and Location! Location! Location! The only way you could be closer to the ocean is to actually be in it, and depending on how hard the waves crash over the seawall, you just might be if you stand... just... so. It's far... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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76 reviews 76 reviews
23 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As always remember what you paid and what the alternative would cost. The hotel is tired but they keep it very clean and tidy. The bed is very comfy. No aircon but listen to the waves instead with the fan on and windows open (they have screens). The breakfast is very good with the hosts making sure the juice is... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great spot ,the hotel needs a face lift,Good hosts and a good breakfast,best of all NO AIR CON; just fans and a good breeze. Worst of all Plastic chairs, but good beds . good house keeping. but no coffee maker ,

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Atlanta, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My dad and I travelled to Kona and stayed here at the Kona Tiki. Jim and Susan were fantastic and provided everything we could have needed including coolers, beach towels, umbrellas, and chairs to take to the beach. Since our flight had been so delayed and we arrived very late, our key was waiting and Jim even dropped us by... More

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an older, small hotel but well kept and clean. The summer managers were friendly, welcoming and helpful. We stayed on the second floor and while you could hear the Alii Drive traffic from the bathroom window, the ocean drowned it out in the sleeping area. It doesn't have A/C, only a ceiling fan. And it was pretty hot... More

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Bern Mittelland District, Switzerland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We enjoyed the stay at Kona Tiki Hotel a lot. The location is great for day trips, dining an shopping. We also liked the rich breakfast and the sound of the waves during the night. The rooms are rather elderly.

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Denver
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Our stay at the Kona Tiki was fun. If you want air conditioning and granite counters, this is not for you. Here is what you get: louver windows, ceiling fans, ocean front pool, seasonings left by previous guests, college worthy cooking utensils, incredible front row views of the ocean, clean accommodations, crashing waves that occasionally wake you up at night,... More

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Volcano, Hawaii
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The hosts Jim and Sue went above and beyond to call of duty for us, Good company with the other guest, everyone comes to the pool area for awesome sunsets The fresh fruit and Kona coffee with good breads to start the morning was very The room were very clean , beds comfy ,birds singing in the front garden ,... More

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Hudson, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I enjoyed the Kona Tiki, right on the ocean, love hearing the sound of the surf, sit right on your lanai and look at the ocean, love it! Place is outdated, but fun, reminds you of days gone by . The breakfast is simple, but that is o.k., fun talking with other guests and the owners. No t.v. but who... More

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Address: 75-5968 Alii Drive, About a mile from downtown Kailua-Kona, 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): $
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Kona Tiki Kailua
Hotel Kona Tiki
Kona Tiki Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona

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