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Koa Wood Hale - Patey's Place Hostel

75-184 Ala Ona Ona, LOOK FOR OUR TIKI TORCHES and ROPE LIGHTS, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Koa Wood Hale - Patey's Place Hostel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed here almost a week now and are dreading leaving! The staff is super nice and laid back. The view from the lanai is beautiful and includes the perfect hammock to relax in! The rooms are clean and comfortable. It is a safe and welcoming place to stay (: I HIGHLY recommend staying at Patey's.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

This is a fantastic hostel. The staff are super friendly, and go above and beyond to make sure you have a great trip. They took a bunch of us out snorkeling, lent us snorkel gear, and then when I left my sweater behind they shipped it to me the next day. (Thank you so much!) It's close to the beach,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I've been around the globe and this is one of the best hostels I've ever stayed in! Clean, comfortable and in a great location (close to supermarkets and the beach). Not to mention the stellar staff that ensure everyone has a blast! I couldn't help but continuously extend my stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Best hostel ever! Didn't want to leave! Would definitely come back! Good location close to supermarkets, shops, restaurants, e.g. 10 min walk to Walmart or 5min to the beach. AWESOME staff! Clean facilities. We even celebrated "Xmas" on Oct 1st ;) so much fun! But they ran out of cups... seems that everyone takes a souvenir ;) and if you're... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

Koa Wood Hale is a great hostel! It is my favorite hostel that I've ever been to. It's clean, has wonderful staff, a great atmosphere, and it's close to everything you could want. I'd definitely recommend it!.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We spent 10 nights at the koa wood hale and had a great time, we even extended our stay spontaneously! The hostel has a perfect location, beaches and grocery stores are in walking distance. Also, the dorms, the bathrooms and the kitchen are really clean. The staff was very friendly and helpful, the ambiance was truely familiar. We will never... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The Koa Wood Hale is located a little bit uphill in Kona. Beaches and grocery stores are within walking distance. There's a lot of space to hang out, they have multiple kitchens and living rooms. It's also the cleanest hostel I've ever been to. I extended my stay because I had so much fun at this place. Both staff and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

What a hostel! I have stayed in over 100 hostels on my world wide travels and this one is the best hands down! Some great staff with a fantastic sense of humour and they will always go out of their way to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Nice clean rooms and set up like a studio... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I had a great time when I was at Koa Wood Hale! The hostel is very clean and the prices are very affordable. When we were there, the staff was very friendly and even brought us out on some activities. The hostel is perfectly located, only a short walk from Alii drive with all of its restaurants and stores. Bring... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Wow just wow got the job done 6 to a room was a struggle but the ambience of the place rocked felt it was my home away from home for 2 weeks I'll be back beautiful, only a short stroll out the back to the supermarket sensational

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