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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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San Francisco, California
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102 reviews 102 reviews
25 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

and I agree with the last reviewer. some rooms have ocean views, others do not. and some units are managed by a large management company others individual folks. which means quality can vary. so read the reviews. I normally would go thru the large management company, though their customer service can be not very customer servce. place is centrally located... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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28 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is very nice, and the setting of the buildings as well. The individual "condos" vary a lot in furnishings and upkeep. One can have all sorts of kitchenware or practically none at all. Sheets, pillows, etc seem clean if a bit threadbare in some rooms. Ask to see a room before signing on. I had one of the... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Review for unit #237 First, we LOVE the location and ambiance, in the heart of Kailua-Kona, off of Ali'i drive, across from the beach, and yet nestled in a very quiet island garden atmosphere. The grounds at the inn are impeccably cared for, too. Improvement projects were underway when we were there, such as stone work and re-roofing. Loud and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I highly recommend room 229 for anyone traveling solo or in a pair. Very clean and nicely set up with a bed and a futon, small but usable kitchen, balcony, and a TV. Plenty of space and multiple mirrors. Closet has pool toys and cleaning products as well.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I'm reviewing unit #346 that is owned by Gigi. We spent a month in this unit and the place is perfect. The sound of the ocean is always present---even while you sleep. I'm typing this review while sitting on the lanai and the ocean is a mere 50 yards away. This place has everything you need including wifi, a great... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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51 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

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
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

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
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10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

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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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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