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75-6026 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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North Carolina
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114 reviews 114 reviews
25 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Recently stayed at Kona Makai because the unit at another complex I usually stay in wasn't available this trip. We stayed in 4-103 and had a nice time. The unit was in the back with a lovely direct ocean view. It was clean, comfortable, and very quiet...the entire complex was quiet. The building is older but well kept. The wifi... More

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Sunnyvale, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Kona Makai is a perfect location right on the water. We stayed in 1202 and everything we needed was provided to us. Our view from our lanai was fantastic. The dolphin show every morning and the beautiful sunsets. We will stay here again. Mike the grounds manager kept the landscape very beautiful.

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

My husband, teenage son & I stayed here for 10 days in January 2014 and found it to be almost perfect for what we needed!! We never spent too much time around the condo area as we wanted to see and do all there was on the Big Island, but it was great having a quiet, comfortable, relaxing place to... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

The condo was okay, but certainly not the best I've experienced. Our unit was pretty dated and the mattress definitely could've used replacing. It was extremely hot and, since we were on the ground floor, we could not leave windows open to let it cool off. All in all not bad, since we spent most of our time out, but... More

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Aptos
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

The complex in general is great. Very well looked after and great location. We walked to dinner most nights. Some places within easy walking distance (Jackie Rey's, Island Lava Java), others a slightly longer walk to the end of the main area (Fish Hopper etc.), but a reasonable $10 cab ride. Great sunset views even if your condo is not... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013 via mobile

My husband and family stayed in unit 2-301 and loved it. Sitting on the lanai and drinking coffee and watching the dolphins every morning was something we looked forward to. The grounds are beautiful and well maintained also. The unit itself was very comfy and in very good condition. It was nice having the two big rooms and bathrooms and... More

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Evergreen, Colorado, United States
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

We had a wonderful stay here in unit 5-104, with 4 of us sharing this one bedroom one bath. Loved to have breakfast out on the lanai looking at the ocean. Pool is great as is hot tub. This unit is clean and well kept, and very reasonable. Owner is very sensitive to your needs. Would book again!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

I recently stayed here with my mom and young 18 month old son.....it was Not a good experience!! Upon arriving we realized how dated the place was....lights in bathroom and a/c in bedroom not working. Some of the cupboards were literally falling apart and deteriorating. Dishwasher is rusty inside. There is No sand beach or swimming access at the condos...you... More

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San Diego, California
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed at a wonderful condo here of April 2012. The only downside of this complex was , but the somewhat rude, loud knocking early in the morning. Why?....because pool noodels and beach chairs were on the patio. I totally get that it's a rule (I'm a rules girl!) but it was already on there when we... More

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46 reviews 46 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Plumbing issues led to us having to relocate which went as good as possible with managements help. Stuff Happens and they went above and beyond to make the relocation work out. We will definately stay with them again because of their commitment to us in a tough situation. A trouble free stay would have made this a 4+ which is... More

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Additional Information about Kona Makai

Address: 75-6026 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 70
Also Known As:
Kona Makai Hotel Kailua-Kona
Kona Makai Hawaii/Kailua-Kona

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