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Kona Tiki Hotel

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75-5968 Alii Dr About a mile from downtown Kailua-Kona, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1324 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Private Balcony
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All reviews sea wall conch shells sound of the waves light sleeper no tv or phone nice continental breakfast ceiling fan other guests pounding surf every morning no elevator the big island air conditioning old hawaii fresh fruit salt water pool location is amazing
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this small quaint hotel right on the ocean. The staff is friendly and very accommodating. Lovely continental breakfast was a nice surprise! The view was spectacular. The salt water pool was relaxing. Would stay here again!

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I absolutely loved our stay at the Kona Tiki! It is an adorable, 1950's/60's hotel with a ton of charm and a great, affordable place to stay in Kona. We were in unit 303 which was in the middle of the 3rd floor, in a...More

Thank DonnaRrn
Response from manager m, Manager at Kona Tiki HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your thorough & lovely description of the Kona Tiki! We enjoyed having you here, and we'll look forward to seeing you the next time you are in Kona - Mahalo & Aloha!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came across this hotel as we were in search for th perfect place to stay. An original 50s hotel with lots of character. The hotel is very well managed with friendly service. It offers a complete break from the outside world with no TVs,...More

1  Thank 88globetrotters
Response from manager m, Manager at Kona Tiki HotelResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad that your search led you to the Kona Tiki! We're happy you enjoyed your break from the outside world while enjoying the simplicity of staying here ... thank you for your kind review, and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had originally booked another hotel away from the ocean for twice the price before Hurricane Lane delayed our trip. Imagine how thrilled we were to find Kona Tiki -- a great value and on the ocean! But we were even more thrilled once we...More

2  Thank Kevin L
Response from manager m, Manager at Kona Tiki HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review! We love when guests stumble upon the Kona Tiki ... we are so glad we ended up being a part of your trip. And next time you can just plan to stay longer, so no regrets :)

Reviewed September 8, 2018

This is a clean 1950s style hotel right on the ocean. All rooms face the ocean. Where will you get that for this price? There are new caretakers who are taking on a maintenance backlog so don't expect anything fancy..The breakfast is good.

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Description
Boutique hotel only 20 feet from the ocean. The Kona Tiki Hotel is the only hotel in Kona where every room is oceanfront! Every room has a private lanai overlooking the ocean. Room rates include a More continental breakfast every morning on the terrace. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
$92 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kona Tiki Kailua
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Hotel Kona Tiki
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Kona Tiki Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
Location
United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
$92 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kona Tiki Kailua
,
Hotel Kona Tiki
,
Kona Tiki Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
Location
United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
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Alice L
September 29, 2018|
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Response from Beth D | Reviewed this property |
I didn't look for one in our room. They may have them at the front desk.
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kmbbrooks
June 16, 2018|
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Response from SperosM2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes lot's of beach gear to borrow. WIFi fair. Doesn't work well if your room if far from the office.
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kmbbrooks
June 16, 2018|
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Response from Travelguymichigan | Reviewed this property |
There were toys and gear people had left. I don't recall any boogie boards though. There is a Walmart a short trip away. We did not use the wifi but heard it was best near the office.
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Room Tips
"I'd say go for the more central rooms, ending in 2,3 or 4."
DonnaRrn
1 week ago
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"All the rooms come with a spectacular view of the ocean"
88globetrotters
3 weeks ago
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"The lower level rooms are quieter because of the surf."
bethd186
Sep 8, 2018
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"All rooms look out at the ocean! Note if stairs are difficult for you, there is no elevator so get a room..."
Zaleya
May 7, 2018
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