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Kona Country Club

78-7000 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2597
+1 808-322-2595
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Beautiful course, a pleasure to play.

Beautiful beautiful golf course in very good shape. Not mown tightly and greens aren't quick by any... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Jim418
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Kingston, Canada
A Beautiful Golf Course

I do not golf, but I do like to let golfers know that this golf course is beautiful. Today, Kelly... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
reno1365
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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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Kona Country Club has been designed by William Bell and sits along the Pacific Ocean with stunning mountain views. This beautiful golf course has breathtaking Kona coastline views, trails of ancient lava flow and is enriched with Hawaiian culture and wild life. This Big Island golf course can be enjoyed by both beginners and advanced golfers. Built in 1966, this William Bell designed course maintains its charm by incorporating natural settings along the Pacific Ocean. Be ready to take a picture on our signature holes #3 and #12. Enjoy seeing the grand splash on hole #13 where you will see the blow hole known as "puka" in Hawaiian. Keep a lookout for Humpback whales during November through March. Home of LPGA Takefuji Classic in 2000 and 2001, this 18 hole championship course offers wide, lush fairways, Bermuda grass greens and numerous sand bunkers.
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  • Average13%
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Hours Today: 6:30 am - 5:30 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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78-7000 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2597
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Beautiful beautiful golf course in very good shape. Not mown tightly and greens aren't quick by any means but they are consistent (really have to pay attention to the grain!) but it does provide a very pleasureable round. Almost every hole was very scenic and...More

Thank Jim418
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I do not golf, but I do like to let golfers know that this golf course is beautiful. Today, Kelly Tree Service trimmed the palm trees at the 11th hole and did a wonderful job, when they were done it was like a totally different...More

Thank reno1365
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Hi gang, Course #3 played here on the Big Island. Online $99 special 10 am start, actually got out 9:30. Warm humid day, I’ve been used to the 25 mph breezes I found at Mauna Kea and Mauna Lani to cool me off but few...More

Thank Nothreeputts
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Greens were brown and tees were beat up plus slow play. For half the price go to Big Island for better value and a better course.

Thank richweigel
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The course is amazing and well maintained with great views. There is a big lack of aloha from Russ the gulf course closer came to us and told us because of the pace of our play we could only play until 6:30. We had new...More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I have played almost every golf course on the island from Kohanaiki to Big Island Country Club. Based on course conditions, course character, aesthetics (scenery), pace of play, friendliness of staff and cost,Kona Country Club is by far the best value on the island. Course...More

1  Thank Experiencedwithfood
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This really is a great golf course. I spent a long time researching places to golf on The big island as we only had time for one game and this was the right decision for sure. The views are incredible, the course is fantastic and...More

Thank Jamie B
Shane H, Supervisor at Kona Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Hi Jamie! Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear that everything worked out for you here at Kona Country Club and that we were the right choice for you. Too bad you could not stay longer, but we hope that you had...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

The price for locals is about half but the golf is really good. We had a quick round, for the island, and the views are incredible. Whales breaching, waves crashing, a few balls in the ocean but who cares. They have a driving range and...More

Thank Yourluckyday
Shane H, Supervisor at Kona Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Hi Yourluckyday, Thank you for your review! We are very thankful to have you come out to Kona Country Club. And yes, we are public! Thank you for mentioning that. --Aloha!

Reviewed 28 February 2017

Although it is a 45 minute drive from Waikoloa area definitely worth the drive. Reasonably priced on TeeOff.com considering it's Hawaii. Friendly staff. Carts equipped with GPS. Gorgeous ocean holes & views. Interesting holes. In great shape for the most part. We wanted to play...More

Thank darell47
Shane H, Supervisor at Kona Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Aloha Darell! Thank you for the detailed review. We love hearing that you had a great experience here at Kona Country Club!

Reviewed 20 February 2017

The Club House has a restaurant that is beautifully situated, has a delightful ambiance, and you can enjoy good food. The caesar salad is nicely presented and they can readily supply any number of anchovies. The fish menu is more than acceptable and while not...More

Thank Glenn M
Shane H, Supervisor at Kona Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Aloha Glenn, We let the our restaurant staff know of your wonderful review. Thank you so much!

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Yes it does. It is closed on some days so check. It's pretty good for dinner.
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