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Honu Kai B&B

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74-1529 Hao Kuni St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Ranked #1 of 12 Kailua-Kona B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not since we B&B'd our way along South Africa's Garden Route in 2004, have we experienced anything that remotely approaches the standards of care,cuisine,hospitality and ambience you will find here. But they have put our Garden Route travels in the shade, and we find it difficult to imagine how anyone could do better. It's all the extras available to make... More 

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Granada Hills, Ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We came as a couple, and when we regretfully left a week later, we were part of a loving and wonderful extended family. Wendi and Dave took us in, wined and dined us, planned excursions for us, made sure we set off with the proper equipment ( chairs, towels snorkel gear, water and snacks) and most importantly, a kiss farewell.... More 

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El Cerrito, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the privilege of hosting a 5 day Transformational Retreat on Joy this March at Honu Kai B&B, and the experience for me, my team and our participants was exceptional. By the end of our Retreat we had a new standard of what a space and a host should be like; Wendy & Dave and Honu Kai are that... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kona Dave ensured our comfort and happiness while at his amazing B & B. It really was one of the best places we have stayed on our travels. Breakfast was amazing and Dave will go out of his way to be sure you have a great time. The rooms are spacious and clean and the house/grounds are lovely. We would... More 

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Lawrence, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about the Honu Kai Bed and Breakfast says ZEN. From the beautiful landscaping with many water features, to the lovely tinkling of wind chimes and the fragrant flowers, the ambiance of Honu Kai appeals to all the senses. Breakfast is a culinary delight with fresh fruit, pastries and a delicious entree each morning. The owners, Wendi and Dave do... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family, from disparate parts of the globe, spent a long time planning a memorable 3-week vacation in the Hawaiian Islands. Keeping 2 late teens, 2 parents and 2 grandparents happy might have been a challenge but Kauai was truly beautiful and Oahu was fun and had memorable moments, our accommodations in both were fine, but nothing compared to the... More 

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HonuKaiBnBOwners, Owner at Honu Kai B&B, responded to this review

Mahalo Nui Wendy for your review of our home and our island. It was so great to be a part of your family's visit to Hawaii. We feel it is our Kuliana, or responsibility, to make sure visitors have the very best experience possible on our island. We are also very happy the family enjoyed our 3 course varied morning... More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I never thought of myself as a fan of B&Bs until I stayed at the Honu Kai! Wendi and Dave were great hosts! I loved all the healthy & delicious breakfast meals Wendi prepared. It felt like heaven every morning when we enjoyed our breakfast while listening to the birds singing! Dave provided us with a lot of tips on... More 

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Northampton, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a magical place, Wendi and Dave provided an excellent menu and the variety of fresh fruits and a main course that is every chefs pleasure. We woke to the sounds of birds and watched the geckos eating their breakfast of sweet jam. Our rooms were beautifully decorated and our beds were very comfortable, we stayed seven days and... More 

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HonuKaiBnBOwners, Owner at Honu Kai B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Christine for first choosing to come and visit our island all the way from England, and second for choosing to stay with us and writing a review of our home. Everyone gets fed at Honu Kai Bed & Breakfast, from the Koi fish to the wild birds and even the Geckos. Sometimes if they're well behaved, we even... More 

Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is so much magic at Honu Kai that it is hard to know where to begin when sharing about this gorgeous B&B. - Property: Lush, beautifully manicured and intimately secluded, the peaceful energy of this space will make you forget how close you are to all that Kona has to offer. It took us roughly 8 - 15 minutes... More 

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HonuKaiBnBOwners, Owner at Honu Kai B&B, responded to this review

Mahalo for your "Magical Class Act " review of our home. Honu Kai is just a very small part of our magical island, but we are very honored to be even considered as a part of that magic. The magic of this island which we live on is our Kuleana, or responsibility, to share with visitors who travel from all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wendi and Dave made our one week stay one of the best weeks I have ever experienced. Mahalo! The B&B is beautiful from the dining area on the veranda overlooking an innovative garden to the spacious rooms with ensuites. The breakfasts are absolutely incredible, very inventive and tastey, worth waking up for and I'm not a morning person. The owners... More 

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HonuKaiBnBOwners, Owner at Honu Kai B&B, responded to this review

We do miss our Dani Girl, or DG as we called her. We are so happy you came to our island, so happy you stayed as long as you did, but even more happy to know you'll be coming back. We enjoyed our morning walks on the Honu Kai grounds picking fruits off our tees to serve for our morning... More 

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