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Kona Sugar Shack

77-6483 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2407
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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2011

My daughter and I were lucky enough to pay a return visit to the Sugar Shack in Kona last week. Staying at the Sugar Shack blends all the best aspects of a B&B, a hotel and a private home: charming accoutrements with none of the hassles. The location is perfect for exploring the Big Island, and you could not ask... More 

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Sandy, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2011

The Kona Sugar Shack is one really fabulous place. Our family stayed in the Mango suite which was very clean and very nicely decorated. There is also a private patio/garden that was my favorite spot to sit early in the morning, drink coffee and listen to the birds singing, and the geckos clicking. The owners, Jae and John are the... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2011

One of the nicest places we have ever stayed on holiday. Our extended families from the UK and USA all loved it and the flexibility of the accommodation worked perfectly for us all from 60 to 6 months. The 5 year old learnt to swim in the pool, the 10 year old helped cut down bananas and picked papayas. The... More 

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South Lake Tahoe, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2010

My boyfriend and I recently returned from 8 nights at The Sugar Shack and absolutely loved it. We stayed in the Honeymoon Suite; we loved the outdoor kitchen. Everything you need is available - beach towels, chairs, coolers, kitchen supplies etc. We had a gorgeous sunset everynight. The pool and grounds are gorgeous and Jae and John could not be... More 

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Bay Area, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2010

We spent the second half of our big island vacation at the Sugar Shack and had the most amazing time. Jae was out of town for the week, but John was the consummate host, offering beach recommendations and more. His on-site art studio is impressive, and I can't help but envy the location of his "office", just steps from the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2010

Highly recommended, we have never had a better holiday with our extended family - there was something for everyone and the Kona Sugar Shack was a perfect base for us all. We particularly enjoyed the terrace, pool and outdoor kitchen as well as the proximity to the beach and town. Our hosts were lovely and very accomodating to all of... More 

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Kingston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2010

My husband and I recently spent a week at the Sugar Shack on Hawaii's Big Island and cannot imagine a more perfect place for us in this tropical paradise! If you want to truly experience the Big Island (instead of peering at it from the 20th story of a mega resort and sharing the beach with 1000 people) this is... More 

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2010

My partner and I stayed in the Mango Suite at the Sugar shack for 8 nights in June. Unfortunately the owners were on their own vacation, but the always friendly 'Uncle Mike' was in residence and was a superb host in terms of informing us about the amenities, recomending excellent local beaches, restaurants, sights etc., bringing us fresh fruit from... More 

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Monument, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2010

Our vacation plan was to relax and also explore the Big Island. The "Shack", with its central location, proved to be a perfect place to goof off in between adventures. J had provided a book in the room, "Hawaii The Big Island Revealed: The Ultimate Guidebook - Paperback by Andrew Doughty", that is a wonderful resource. Buy one way ahead... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2010

Just minutes from downtown Kona and some of the best snorkeling and boogie boarding on the island. The rental has a full-size refrigerator which makes it nice to eat breakfast or other meals "in" with kids. You can borrow coolers, beach chairs, towels, boogie boards to use at the beach. And they have coin-operated washer and dryer. Hosts John and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The "Kona Sugar Shack" is a lovely traditional Hawaiian style home/specialty lodging surrounded by lush tropical gardens. From several of the spacious lanais you can watch migratory whales, spinner dolphins,kayakers and spectacular Hawaiian sunsets. Relax in the waterfall pool while you sip a Mai Tai,BBQ fresh fish and let the weight of the world slip away. The home is located within a one minute walk of White Sands beach and the Ocean Views are incredible.Special features include. :Water fall Ocean view pool: Several private suites, which when combined can accommodate up to 20 guest: Brazilian hardwood and tile floors, Lime Stone counter tops : Laundry room with propane commercial coin operated washers and dryers: Photovoltaic , net metered panels: Solar water heater ; Large Studio/Storage on lower level: Low voltage exterior lighting: A/C units in all bedrooms : Tile shower stalls: Security cameras. Carport + rear parking total 8 parking spaces: The Kona Sugar Shack has been consistently near or at the top for Specialty Lodging facilities on Trip Advisor: This unique vacation home features antiques furniture and original artwork. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kona Sugar Shack

Address: 77-6483 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2407
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range: $150 - $1,200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Kona Sugar Shack Hotel Kailua-Kona
Kona Sugar Shack Kailua
Kona Sugar Shack Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
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