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75-5841 Alii Drvie, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bend, Oregon
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family recently stayed here over Christmas break and the location was great. Walking distance to all of the shops and restaurants. It is also super convenient to have a full kitchen in the unit as well. Aside from the awesome location, there is not much else extremely positive to say about the hotel. The staff was very unfriendly and... More 

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hort68, Board member at Kona Billfisher, responded to this review

The review entitled, "Great location, outdated hotel" indicates a misunderstanding of the reviewer regarding the Kona Billfisher. The Kona Billfisher is an owner operated small condominium property which is separately rented or RCI traded by its owners. Office staff is present to checkin/out guests, but is not equipped to provide concierge service. All units were fully renovated 3 years ago... More 

Anchorage, Alaska
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

(2013) Yes the location is nice, but you would think with he yearly bad reviews on the testy attitudes of the office staff that either the staff would see the light or management would change what they need to change. When the four of us stayed there we had read the reviews and were aware of the possible irritable staff... More 

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hort68, Owner at Kona Billfisher, responded to this review

The Kona Billfisher is a small owner managed timeshare and is unique in that our fractional ownership period is one month and a large percentage of our owners return to our units every year. The Trip Advisor reviews are more than 10 to 1 complimentary of our facility, staff, location and amenities. Our towels are the best quality available, therefore... More 

Brooklyn, NY
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70 reviews 70 reviews
31 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

We stayed 11 days at the Billfisher in T3, a 2 bedroom, third floor unit. We did not have a view, but that was fine. As long as you aren't looking for a big resort feel, this is a great place. I like the idea of having breakfast in the room and the ability to pack a cooler for lunch.... More 

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Morgan Hill, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My wife and I stayed six nights October 6-12 on an exchange through RCI. We were very pleased with Kona Billfisher. We were in unit M-3 which is on the third floor with an island view. We liked that unit as it gave us privacy where our main windows were. Billfisher is a great location as everything in downtown Kona... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We have stayed here twice and have loved it. Every night we just walk across Alii Drive and have cocktails and watch the sunset. Romance at it's finest! We stayed on the 3rd floor which has a loft and very high ceilings making the place very roomy. The unit was on the end, overlooking the pool and we never heard... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Great location! Condo on the main blvd for Kailua Kona. Walking distance to beachfront restaurants, shopping and white sand beaches with water sports. Full kitchen. On site parking, laundry, pool & BBQ grills. Unit includes pool noodles, beach chairs, boogie board & mats, but not beach towels. Full week rentals only. For those who want to cook-shop the farmers market... More 

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Rancho Mirage, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Love the location of the Billfisher! It's not waterfront, but across street from ocean. Located on busy Alii Drive, but street is easy to cross. It's a fast and easy walk to Kailua Kona where all types of restaurants and shops are located. Pool is large and very clean, as is bar-b-que area which has several gas bar-b-ques and tables/chairs.... More 

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Colorado
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Booked 1 BR (King + 2 person pull out couch) through RCI and called 10 days prior to stay to request top 3rd floor/mid complex unit 3W (no elevator). Vaulted ceilings & ocean views from balcony in quiet location closer to the warm pool, clean bathrooms & laundry room with change & soap machines made it a wonderful stay! A/C... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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99 reviews 99 reviews
19 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Our time here was just fine, we had a one bedroom full kitchen unit. It was clean, plenty of room for the two of us. Storage and some beach stuff to borrow. Highly, recommend this resort. Negative are the dryers didn't dry the clothes well and the unit air con was noisy.

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Yucaipa, California
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

The Billfisher is in convenient location in downtown Kona. Place was renovated in 2012 and every unit is fresh and new. Laundry room has 3 washers and 3 dryers open everyday. Nice pool and plenty of BBQ's. Have been there 6 times and love it. Parking and ramps for the handicapped. Housekeeping great and the grounds are beautiful. Wouldn't go... More 

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Address: 75-5841 Alii Drvie, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Kona Billfisher Hotel Kailua-Kona
Kona Billfisher Hawaii/Kailua-Kona

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