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Kona Sugar Shack

77-6483 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2407
Kona Sugar Shack

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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

My family spent a 10 days at the Sugar Shack. We rented the entire house and had a blast. We rent a lot of vacation homes on our vacations and we have never had a home so well stocked....from foods & spices, needed paper products, to beach gear. The owners Jae & John are wonderful to work with. A hi-light... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

We are a family of five traveling with young kids and we loved our stay at the Kona Sugar Shack. We rented the Anniversary suite. Everything was very clean. The suite is spacious and well furnished. The view from the lanai was wonderful. Jonh helped us quickly when we had a problem with the lock system of the door. He... More 

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Bay Area
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Just spent a week at the Kona Sugar Shack and once again had a fabulous time. The owners have done many improvements and the pool area looks wonderful. This is the perfect place to relax. Whether going across the street to the Magic Sands beach, in to the Kona village, or day trips to the many wonderful north coast beaches,... More 

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Sacramento, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

We left the Sugar Shack not one week ago, and miss it already!! The Kona Sugar Shack is a well-appointed traditional Hawaiian home divided into 4 separate units, all with full kitchens and private baths. It sits on Ali'i Drive, just south of the bustling downtown seaside community of Kailua-Kona. Though Ali'i Drive is busy at times, the home is... More 

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

We rented the entire Kona Sugar Shack for a week long birthday celebration. We loved it. Everything was exactly as advertised and the location is great. In addition, the house has all the little things we needed like beach chairs, coolers, etc. The pool is wonderful and you'll have no problem with bugs in the evening -- just be sure... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Our family of four stayed in the Ocean Suite on the second floor for a full week and really loved this location. It was away from the hustle and bustle of town but not too far. And, more than anything it was right across the street from the Magic Sands beach which was truly magical! Our kids LOVED the boogie... More 

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Fort Collins
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Our family loved the Kona Sugar Shack! We had the two units upstairs that open up as one unit, the Anniversary and Ocean Suites. The accommodations were roomy and comfortable for 7 adults and 2 children for almost 2 weeks. We loved the convenient location, good beds, nice furnishings, pool, etc., but what we loved the most was the experience... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

We stayed at the Kona Sugar shack back in July 2012. We could not have had it any better than the ocean suite at the Kona Sugar shack. I wish they had a webcam and I could go back and day dream every day. The home is right across from white sands beach with gorgeous sunsets,a wonderful pool,all sorts of... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

We actually stayed in December of 2011, just before the Christmas holiday. We had the place to ourselves. A highlight for the kids was when John chopped a banana tree down. The location was perfect and we spent hours at Magic Sands beach. i also snorkeled in the bay next to it - a bit tricky to enter the water... More 

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Kamloops
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

We booked in after reading all the reviews and we had been on the other side of the island at the Hilo Bay B and B so we could not help but compare. The location of the Sugar Shack is good, across the street from a small but beautiful White Sands Beach. The host Jae is a wonderful lady. We... More 

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JohnnyJomac, Owner at Kona Sugar Shack, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We appreciate the positive feedback and the opportunity to respond to the negative. When you called last November and wanted to book two nights, I explained that we had a five night minimum and that for such a short stay it would be less expensive to stay in the village... More 

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