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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 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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59 reviews 59 reviews
48 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
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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
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

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
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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
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9 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
14 helpful votes 14 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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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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