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Royal Kona Resort

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75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
1 room 1 adult
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Whitefish, Montana
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Customer service was horrible, photos misrepresent the condition of the hotel, our door would not lock, sink and tub wouldn't drain. Have to pay for wifi and parking on top of already overpriced room. We were told our room was ready for an early check in by one employee and then the manager said it wasn't and we had to... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not the cheapest, but worth it, even though it could do with a bit of an update in the rooms. Comfortable and such relaxing views. Room service is superb. Breakfast is reasonable price and there is great selection. Might get a bit wet at times at breakfast when the waves crash high if you sit outside but who cares when... More 

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Delphos KS
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have stayed here twice in the past couple of weeks . They have clean rooms and comfortable beds . Friendly staff . They have a AWESOME Luau if ever staying here you should attend !! Close to shopping and restaurants.. Highly recommended .

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Long Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The sliding glass doors to your balcony are amazing. We slept with the sounds of the waves crashing as the background music! We actually has a great view of the crashing waves, the luau, and the swimming pool from our room. The water just outside the property is a common area for cruise ships to unload.

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Durango, Colorado
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is centrally located and has beautiful sunset views. The doors the room bang in the night as other people open and close doors, so you will be shocked awake every time this happens. They charge you ten dollars a day for wifi and also for parking so that can add up for an extended stay. The rooms are... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful time. We have attended several luaus before and this one had the best fire handler ever!!! Great show and very good food. Drinks, not so much. However, we were mesmerized by the show! Great value. Beautiful setting!

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Plymouth, Minnesota, United States
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was a king bed with ocean front view and rap around lanai. The view was unbelievable! Two of the 4 walls were glass looking out on the pacific ocean and city walk way. We watched as a cruise ship entered the bay, and as whales jumped out of the water in the distance. The room was a little... More 

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've being returning here for several years, predominately for the view of the bay from the corner kings in the Ali Tower, and the location of the hotel in close proximity to the town with its many restaurants. This occasion was particularly important as we were traveling with friends, their first time to the islands, and staying only a short... More 

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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros - This resort has amazing views and the grounds are beautiful. The location is directly on the ocean and lots of shops and restaurants are within an easy 5-10 minute walk. Don the Beachcomber Mai Tai bar is located at this resort and they have a great happy hour everyday from 4-6pm with very reasonably priced drinks and great... More 

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Ferndale, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As has already been said, the rooms are clean and comfortable. Something that is maybe just a 'me' thing, but I would have liked FITTED sheets on the bed. I hate the kind that come loose so easy! And not sure why the pool was colder than the ocean! We found the elevators in very bad condition, commented on it... More 

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