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Kona Sugar Shack

77-6483 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2407
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2010

After reading previous reviews on TripAdviser, we booked to stay 3 nights at the Kona Sugar Shack whilst on the Big Island. We received a very warm welcome from Jae and John and they continued to be the perfect hosts during our stay - helping us with useful/local information and making sure we had everything we needed. We stayed in... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2010

This is the perfect home away from home for your big island vacation. Jae and John are the ultimate hosts and are always ready with a great restaurant or hike recommendation. The property is beautifully maintained and our suite had everything we needed for our 4 days in Kona. Little touches made a huge difference. For instance: a closet full... More 

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CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2010

We stayed at the Sugar Shack for a week in mid April with 2 young children (7 & 4). We thought it was the best, most charming and delightful place to stay. We stayed in the Ocean Suite which is like staying in a large condo. It had a full kitchen, dining area, living room, large lanai with ocean view,... More 

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Bay Area
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2010

The Kona Sugar Shack is fabulous with a gorgeous view of the ocean, steps away from a white sand beach, a wonderful pool with waterfall and everything you need to have a fantastic vacation stay. The owners are very informative, providing guidance and directions for all the sites on the Big Island, yet are very mindful of their guests privacy.... More 

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Abington, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2010

The Kona sugar shack was clean and very comfortable.Nice people made for a relaxing week,at a wonderful spot. I can't wait to get back.

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washington state
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2010

We stayed in the honeymoon pool suite and loved our stay. The room was perfect for us. We especially loved the outdoor kitchen and dining outside by the pool and ocean view. The sunsets were amazing every night and we had our own private viewing. We could walk right across the street to the beach and boogie board and snorkel... More 

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Salt Lake City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2010

The Sugar Shack was a delightful place to relax and watch the sun set from the deck. The grounds are exquisite and Jae and John went out of their way to make us feel comfortable, including giving us helpful hints for bike and kayak rentals and favorite restaurants. There are 2 beaches right across the street, great for snorkeling, volleyball... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2010

Mango Suite was perfect. Nice bedroom, comfy futon in the living room, full bathroom, large closet, and a stocked kitchenette. Gas grill on the private lanai, where we grilled and ate the fresh ahi, shark, mahi mahi, and ono from the market up the road. Jae and John were friendly and available but not at all intrusive. Beautiful grounds and... More 

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Gulf Shores, Al
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2010

This was our second visit. We love Kona! It is very quaint. The property itself was very inviting and comfortable. Both units were updated and very clean with breathtaking views. The town itself has much to offer. It is a quiet little town with much to do! We traveled to Honolulu and Hilo on both visits. They are great and... More 

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Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2010

We loved our time at the Sugar Shack. We stayed in the Honeymoon Room, and being just off the pool and outdoor kitchen area we felt like we had our own home...with a view of the whales each morning and night. John was so nice and personable, gave advice when asked, and tread the perfect line between being helpful and... More 

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