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Kona Islander Inn

2.5 of 5 Condominium   |   75-5776 Kuakini Highway, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Makati, Philippines
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58 reviews 58 reviews
47 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place operates as a series of individually let/managed units within a set of four blocks. Some units are actually homes rather than holiday let's. Our unit was quite worn out, and the bathroom had seen better days. It was a bit strange using the kitchen sink for washing, as the only sink in the place. Eating had to be... More

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Los Angeles
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As times have become leaner, by necessity I have looked for less expensive lodging that still fulfilled my basic requirements: Near the beach, pool & jacuzzi, places to walk to, quality food nearby and comfortable, pleasant surroundings. The Kona Islander made me feel like a chump for ever having spent more. I paid $89 per night for a room with... More

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Calgary, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Terrible! The right hand (check-in) does not know what the left hand (security) is doing. Completely disjointed customer service with personnel who cannot problem solve anything that isn't prescribed as a 'rule'. Nearly three hours to get hot scalding water that could not be turned off in the shower dealt with and then front office office spent a good portion... More

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

dirty everywhere...floors, dishes in cupboard had ants crawling on them..bathroom was gross..bedsheets were old and stained..no ac...overhead fans were not working..the remote to operate was missing batteries..sliding patio screen door had no locks...toxic fumes (we think pest sprays?) gave us migraines we just could not stay here. Very shady property management..en route to the airport from la this company calls... More

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Brisbane, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We Stayed here during the Ironman WC and it is a great location close to everything you need, But unfortunalty that was all room was terriable. Admitaly we didnt book through them direct but still if you are going to book ask for photos before booking room.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hawaii Resort Management Inc., the company you work with to rent a room here is terrible. I would not recommend staying here because the rooms are for the most part terrible, and both the Management Company staff and the front desk staff are rude and incompetent. It's too bad because the location is outstanding. Don't let the location or the... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Pros: Owner was friendly, prompt, and easy to work with Check in/out was fast Room was exactly as described and in excellent condition Notes: Lots of cats around the property, so pathways smell like cat urine and feces in certain areas No elevators so stay on the first floor if you have problems with stairs or lots of luggage

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Atlanta, Georgia
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The woman who manages the property is the least hospitable person in the hospitality industry. Here, I officially give her that award. Congratulations to her! We looked at a handful of rooms before selecting one. She would only allow us to view 2 or 3, I think it was, which limited our choice. They were all completely different. Some with... More

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Redding, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We chose to add three days to our usual week long vacation and reserved a room at the Kona Islander Inn. Unfortunately, we will never stay there again. The only thing good to say about the place is the location to Kona...within walking distance to everything. We expected the place to be kind of funky (my parents stayed here in... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

I stayed for a week with a group of 18 people. The rooms were absolutely nasty. Some of us had rooms that had body hair all over the beds. There was one woman, Felicia, who informed me that I could not play music on the public porch area. Mind you, I was playing it from my phone. Not loud enough... More

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Address: 75-5776 Kuakini Highway, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kona Islander Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 140
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Also Known As:
Kona Islander Hotel Kailua-Kona
Islander Inn Kona
Kona Islander Inn Kailua Kona
Kona Islander Inn Hotel
Kona Islander Inn Hawaii/Kailua-Kona

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