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Honu Kai B&B

74-1529 Hao Kuni St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Falls Church, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I spent 7 nights on the Big Island in late June/early July. Upon our jet-lagged arrival on the big island, we were promptly welcomed by Wendi and Dave to the Big Island with a cold Kona Brewing beer. We stayed in the Mahina Suite, which was wonderful! The bed was quite comfortable and the setting was great.... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Honu Kai, Kona, is the place to go, You won’t be disappointed in your choice, From the moment you enter your mind blows, You’ll see your surroundings and you’ll rejoice! Wendi and Kona Dave are there to greet, From the moment they exclaim “Aloha,” You know you’re in for a special retreat, Think of a tree house with all the... More

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Seattle WA
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24 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I have to agree with all the wonderful reviews of this B&B. We have stayed in many and this one is right up there at the top of the list. Wendi and Kona Dave are the reason. They strive for perfection and treat everyone like their best friends. We stayed in the Lani Suite. It's like being in a treehouse.... More

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

Mahalo for your review of our Honu Kai B&B and for joining the list of previous guests who also feel we "strive for perfection". We make this strive with all of our guests, not because perfection is our goal, but rather because it is our standard. We love our island and love to share it with all the people who... More

Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We loved staying with Wendi and Kona Dave and Soni, at the Honu Kai B+B. Great people - so helpful and fun. Great breakfasts also. We couldn't have asked for more cordial hosts. The surroundings are also beautiful!

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Sunnyvale, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We stayed at the wonderful condo that the B&B owners also own. It was so wonderful! This was the most amazing property to stay in and our host Wendi was a delight to deal with! She was a text or phone call away and super helpful and quick every time! THE PROPERTY WAS PERFECTION! Inside was spotless, decorated "to the... More

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

Mahalo Becky for your review of our B&B's sister rental property, our Golf Villas condo at the exclusive Mauna Lani Resort. We're happy to hear that it exceeded your expectations and everything you needed was there at your finger tips. We did not buy this executive style condo as a rental property, but rather as our home which we lived... More

New York City, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Wendy and Kona Dave were absolutley amazing hosts. My husband and I stayed for 3 nights on the second leg of our Hawaiian honeymoon and had a fantastic time. The breakfasts are amazing - every morning was a delectable creation that surpassed our expectations. The knowledge and kindess and extensive preperation that they bring to the host/guest experience puts this... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

It really is difficult to add anything which hasn't been said already about Honu Kai. But it is all true. The gardens are exotic and tropical. The lanai is relaxing and spacious. The room was incredibly comfortable and tastefully decorated. The bathroom had a great shower and lovely products. Breakfast was delicious and sociable. But what really is the cherry... More

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

Mahalo Justin for your review of our Hale, the Hawaiian word for home, which we love to share with all of our guests. We wish you could have stayed longer with us as well. It's called the "Big Island" for a reason, it's big! Our average stay at Honu Kai is 5 nights and this island is easily an 8... More

Los Angeles, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We make a habit of staying at B&B's, and this one is just paradise. The entire place is like a spa - there are fountains everywhere, with soft music, beautiful plants...it is one of the most relaxing places I've ever been to. The room itself was awesome (we stayed in Nigori). A beautiful bathroom with a great shower and tub,... More

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Belton, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Dave and Wendi are the most gracious, friendly, and helpful hosts that we have ever experienced on any trip, anywhere! Their incredible attention to every detail is amazing, and you feel completely at home from the start. The rooms are well appointed, comfortable and relaxing, the breakfasts are outstanding, and Dave and Wendi point you in the best direction to... More

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

Mahalo team Texas for your review of Honu Kai B&B and rating us as the best you've been to. It's so easy to be friendly, gracious and helpful when we have such great guests as you. We're pleased you noticed all the small details we provide to our guests. We think it's the small things that make a big difference.... More

dublin,ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Wendi and Dave are excellent hosts. They were so helping us directions when needed. They made us feel at home and like family. The breakfasts are the best you can get , and the best we had at any b and b. They were homemade and from fruits they grow on the property. They provided snacks as you went on... More

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

Mahalo George and Cathy, not just for your great review, but for choosing to stay with us. We really enjoyed the both of you and wish you could have stayed longer than the 2 days you did. This is called the Big Island for a reason. It's BIG! Our average stay at Honu Kai is 5 nights, and the Big... More

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Address: 74-1529 Hao Kuni St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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Honu Kai Bed And Breakfast
Honu Kai Hotel Kailua-Kona
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aloha filled vacation at a plantation styled B&B, set on a lush tropical 1.3 acre estate. Private park-like setting,gated parking. 10 mins. from Kailua-Kona, shopping, beaches & restaurants. Old-growth garden, zen zone with lots of statuary, relaxing & peaceful, welcoming! Expansive covered and sun decks, garden jacuzzi. 4 spacious rooms, all private baths,luxury linens: bungalow w/kitchenette, 2 tree-top bedrooms with sundeck, & master suite w/deck area. Shared outdoor kitchen with huge gas BBQ, shared fridge. Concierge services, trip planning, owners are very knowledgeable of Island activities and special things to do. We provide snorkel equipment/beach chairs/bags/boogie boards/umbrellas. 3 course hot breakfast, varied daily: pastries, local tropical and exotic fruits, special dietary needs are catered to. Teas/Kona coffee 24/7. Adult guests, no children under 17 years. ... more   less 
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