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Kailua Pier

75-5660 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3612
+1 808-329-2911
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Snorkel Dolphin Adventure aboard Luxury Catamaran
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Historical Dinner or Lunch Cruise to Kealakekua Bay
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Kona Submarine Adventure and Snorkel Dolphin Cruise
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  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
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75-5660 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3612
+1 808-329-2911
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Reviewed May 30, 2014

Ran into the pier while walking through Kailua and trying to find anything nice to see. Best sight was a man standing on the stone wall and yelling commands to his dog. The dog was good entertainment as he was instructed to retrieve a flip-flop...More

Thank suefromCalif
Reviewed May 8, 2014

Nice 10 minute walk along pier , breakwall, talk to the fishermen, and take in the historic buildings along the waterfront .

1  Thank lostDTiger
Reviewed May 2, 2014

This is where you board the tourist attractions or rent a kayak. There really isnt too much to actually do here.

Thank Momof4nak
Reviewed April 17, 2014

If I had known how run down, dirty and just plain gross this area was, I would not have bothered to go down there. You can find some good happy hour deals around but not worth it to me. All I could think about was...More

3  Thank SuzyQ62
Reviewed April 10, 2014

Visited the pier off the cruise ship. Went Snuba diving (cross of scuba & snorkel) and totally loved it. Saw a lot of beautiful fish. The beach here was really nice for swimming and it wasn't crowded. I loved the boardwalk shopping area. Everything is...More

1  Thank jaxsgrandma
Reviewed April 8, 2014

It is a new biz called 2nd Wave or something like that. I have chatted up the pier which is the site of the Ironman start. This place offers some I-man stuff but diving gear for the recycle person in you. They sell you gear...More

1  Thank Bobb L
Reviewed March 24, 2014

Enjoyed the activity and the luau. Lots of activity, nice beach--very small, though. Take advantage of the Courtyard bar and grill restaurant. Enjoy the excursions. We would staay nearby again.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed January 22, 2014

Of course this is where the Ironman Triathlon world championship begins/ends, bit it's a gathering place for early morning activities and sunset, 50 swimmers go out early every day along with canoes. People fishing off the pier and just a people watching experience. And the...More

2  Thank TexasEagle
Reviewed January 16, 2014

Nice sheltered beach for kids to play on and get wet without the waves. Some pretty good snorkeling outside the cove and to the right. Some cold freshwater springs but a lot of nice corals, lots of fish, and not many people.

1  Thank James R
Reviewed January 12, 2014

we didn't even know this existed until 2 days before we had to leave lots of people but if you watched you could find a bit of everything sun to sunbath in of shade to not sunbath in but still close to the water I...More

Thank Kate H
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Response from Anita F | Reviewed this property |
Search out Kona Trolley and you will find the schedule fo times and stops. Trolley costs $2.00. Aloha