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    Big Island Retreat

    78-226 Kahaluu Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2454
    (503) 406-4318
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    Overview
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good15%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travelers talk about
    “pineapple room” (11 reviews)
    “outdoor kitchen” (13 reviews)
    “orchid room” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Beachfront
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 154 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I stayed here for 2 night, it was absolutely lovely. We stayed in the pineapple room and it was just perfect (clean, very spacious, adorable!) - the retreat itself is very well kept, with lots of room for the guests to roam...More

    Thank Vanessa L
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our room was the Oceanview (we peeked into the others, and would choose this one again): downstairs was a couch, TV, and balcony overlooking the small parking lot (with private space for car), and upstairs was a comfortable and cushy bed in a well-decorated (whites...More

    Thank Lylie L
    Reviewed September 27, 2017

    My fiancé and I booked the Ocean view room for a week. The weather was hot and humid. Yes, we did miss having air conditioning, but on the other hand, it was nice to be closer to nature. Gigi was amazingly helpful. She even drove...More

    Thank Raymsie
    Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

    This place is absolutely stunning, few steps from kauhulu bay, a gem for snorkeling, and 5 min drive from Kona downtown, which is of nice places where to eat. The hospitality of Gigi, the owner of Big Island Retreat, tells a lot about the island....More

    Thank Alessa79
    Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

    Loved our stay. We had the Seaside room. Large and comfortable with a great lanai. Has a view of the ocean through trees. If you stayed in the luxury suite above us that had a completely unobstructed view of the ocean which was not available...More

    Thank momshops11
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $155 - $512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Hawaii >
    • Island of Hawaii >
    • Kailua-Kona
    • Also Known As
    • Big Island Retreat Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
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    Traveler (90)
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    kfollett
    February 20, 2017|
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    Response from Bob P | Reviewed this property |
    BIR is an adult only place. They do not allow children.
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    lovetrav56
    April 10, 2016|
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    Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
    Yes
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    William J
    March 3, 2016|
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    Response from redbets | Reviewed this property |
    Btw: thanks for asking the question, it brought back some good memories!
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    Room Tips
    "Oceanview is private and has a nice view. Pretty decor."
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    "All the rooms are beautifully appointed and clean, clean, clean!!!"
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    "Others noted the lack of ocean view from Seaside Room. My husband and I were very pleased with the view..."
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    "Tell Gigi (the property manager) what you want/need."
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