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May 29, 2017
“What has happened?”
Feb 24, 2017
“Great price at family run hostel-like place outside the city”
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Reviewed May 29, 2017

I loved the ambiance and the price of the stays I made at the Kona Hotel, BUT what has happened to even the Kona Hotel? A cleaning fee tacked on to the bill???? I thought the price of a room included a cleaning fee that...More

3  Thank SPJELDER1
Response from konahotel, Manager at Kona HotelResponded June 13, 2017

Hello! Nightly rates currently range $39-$65 and a cleaning fee of $25 is applied to help offset short stay costs. Thank you for staying with us and providing your feedback!

Reviewed February 24, 2017

We stayed here 3 nights while we visited Kona.This hotel has an old Hawaii charm and is very laid back and definitely a bargain, considering prices in Kona. It was about a 10 minute drive into town, and it actually felt good to leave the...More

Thank 266maiat
Response from konahotel, Owner at Kona HotelResponded February 25, 2017

Aloha and mahalo for your honest feedback. We are so happy that you were able to enjoy your stay and most importantly, feel safe and comfortable. Our 1926 hotel certainly has a charm of its own and though we would love to be able to...More

Reviewed February 20, 2017

We ended up heading back into Kona for one last night and needed a place to stay that was not $$$$. Easier said than done. I eventually found the last room they had on Air BnB. Stacy was really friendly and helpful, telling me how...More

Thank Kristine C
Response from konahotel, Owner at Kona HotelResponded February 21, 2017

Thank you for the very nice review Kristine. Our 'Ohana (family) is very happy that you enjoyed your stay and that you appreciated the area and the hotel for it's historical qualities. Hopefully your travels will bring you back to Hawai'i Island one day. Take...More

Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Staci was a great host. She noticed that I book a room with two bed and offer me another room with one. Super clean, share bathrooms were updated and clean. Great view of Kona. Staci gave me great advice for snorkeling and dinner. Great at...More

Thank Brandi H
Response from konahotel, Owner at Kona HotelResponded February 7, 2017

Aloha Brandi! Mahalo for your wonderful feedback. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay and appreciated the simple amenities of our hotel. Thank you for sharing your appreciation for Staci, she is certainly a gem and we're glad that she was able to provide you...More

Reviewed December 22, 2016

I have visited Holualoa several times for "staycation" and I adore the slow food Holuakoa Cafe, so I was so excited to see that the charming pink hotel across the street is in operation! It is super affordable, $65 a night for sweeping views of...More

Thank Summer C
Response from konahotel, Owner at Kona HotelResponded February 7, 2017

Aloha! Mahalo nui for your great review. We're glad that you enjoyed the charm of our historial hotel. Your honest feedback for future guests is appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again one day soon. Much Aloha, The Inaba 'Ohana

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"All rooms are special."
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"Room #11 has a really pretty view."
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"We only stayed in 2 of the rooms, but I saw every other room, and every room in the hotel is wonderful in its..."
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"if your looking for a big impersonal hotel with a pool and a TV. go stay down on Ali'i drive."
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