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Castle Kona Bali Kai

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Kona Bali Kai is a condominium resort located on the ocean's edge, displaying an uninterrupted vista of magnificent Kona sunsets. Choose from studios, one-, two-, and three-bedroom suites with full-kitchens, private lanai, and ocean or mountainside views. Amenities include a swimming pool, barbecue areas throughout the resort, and a laundry facility.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Kitchenette
Non-smoking rooms
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Bay View
Mid-range
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41Car recommended
Grade: 41 out of 100
203Restaurantswithin 5 miles
126Attractionswithin 5 miles
493Reviews
347Photos
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The two stars are for the amazing view!!! I stay in hotels several nights per month, and I have never slept on e bed that was as hard as the kitchen counter, and covered in a sweaty plastic mattress. Every time that I rolled over, the mattress pad made a lot of noise
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All these condo's are different, and owned by different people. But #205 we found on VRBO, the properties are managed by Vacasa. Our place had some nice upgrades to the kitchen, also very nicely equiped for cooking, newer appliances with a fairly new washer & Dryer, comfy King
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We had unit 324, ocean front, 1 bedroom. Unit was clean, fully stocked kitchen, w/d in unit. Checked in on Sat. afternoon after flying from honolulu, working in hilo, then drving to Keauhou to work before checking in. Wanted to rest before visiting more accounts but there was
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Kona Bali Kai is a property located just south of downtown Kona. The units on the ocean side of Ali Drive were built in 1973. Many of the units, such as this one, have been very lovingly updated with great attention to detail. The building is of cinderblock construction and
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It’s wonderful to be right on the ocean to see the surfers and the green turtles that come right up on the beach. The grounds are well maintained. With all the sea salted air there are some upgrades that could be done to the Lanais. The sunsets are spectacular! If you get a
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Watch surfers every day from our suite/ lani
One of many sunsets seen from our lani
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Ground Level View on Oceanside
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The condo I stayed at was fully stocked with towels, linens, bedding etc. Also beach towels and boogie boards and beach chairs. Any condo I have stayed at has been fully stocked.
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It's in the courtyard, however I had an ocienview room that was across the road in the "mountain view" building. There are probably 3-4 rooms that have ocean view rooms on the mountain view side.
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aloha, The Kona Bali Kai is a 55 year old building (how else could we build this close to the ocean?) and with the salt water influence, more maintenance is always required. In fact we call the ocean front building a "ship that never sails". Without maintenance, guests would complain about condition as well. I would like to point out that only a few have complained about construction noise, but often those are the most vocal. Many people have left wonderful reviews. Having stated that, owners do try to advise of construction and have new policies in place to notify neighbors. The truth is that construction schedules can change on a dime. There are several alternatives. You may rent a hotel room at an oceanfront resort. They will charge more but will have options to move you. You may rent from Castle Resorts at the Kona Bali Kai. The charge is not quite as high but they may be able to move you to another area. Castle Resorts has a pool of rooms. If you are renting from a private owner, they usually only have one condo to rent so may not be able to move you. Check the policy set by the owner or Castle Resorts, in the event construction starts up near you. Noisy construction has limited hours on weekdays and weekends and often visitors are out and about enjoying the island. I hope this information helps you make an informed decision.
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Aloha Jody, Castle Resorts manager 58 units at Kona Bali Kai. Unit 411 is not in our rental program. We similar unit available. Please call us if you would like more information. Mahalo, Stephen Hicks General Manager
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"Don’t accept a room with a hard bed, and then want to change after 5pm, because there is nobody there to help you at night"
"Amenities can vary from suit to suite, check with the property manager, ask if photos online are current."
"This is a condominium. Our unit was well appointed and serviced. Top floor ocean side is best."
"Ocean front Lanai"
"Book directly with resort if you want an oceanfront room in the main building."
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PRICE RANGE
$122 - $298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
kona bali kai hotel kailua-konacastle kona bali kai kailuacastle kona bali kai hotel
LOCATION
United StatesHawaiiIsland of HawaiiKailua-Kona
NUMBER OF ROOMS
154
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