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Kona Tiki Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“sea wall”(27 reviews)
“crashing waves”(26 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Private Balcony
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Reviewed 20 May 2013

First this is not a 5 star hotel; it more a 3 star hotel with more character and friendliness than any other hotel..... The rooms are basic, but offer a superior view of the ocean. If you want a room where you can not hear...More

5  Thank Sean S
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Although this accommodation has more the look of a motel than a B & B, the gracious hosts give it a B & B feel and the breakfast is certainly the equal of many B & B's: good coffee, juice, variety of ripe fruits, variety...More

4  Thank susan23
Reviewed 14 May 2013

The Kona Tiki is a real find for anyone who does not require high end digs or lots of space. It is a wonderful little family style operation in a spectacular location. Away from the bustle of Kailua Kona, it is still within walking distance...More

6  Thank aprilwineMississauga
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Stayed here 4 times in 3 years. We meet great people and relax. The dolphin show most mornings at the communal breakfast is a great way to start the day. Some days we never leave the property and just hang at the pool and watch...More

2  Thank respost
Reviewed 7 May 2013

I love this place and the location - walking distance to downtown Kona. The vibe is relaxed and the breakfast has delicious fresh fruit every morning. Each room has a gorgeous ocean view, but rooms are not sound-proofed so you can hear the waves crashing...More

2  Thank driby
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 56 - USD 112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#5 Family Hotel in Kailua-Kona
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 56 - USD 112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#5 Family Hotel in Kailua-Kona
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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occams-razor
15 January 2018|
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Response from Garrette M | Property representative |
The hotel is located 20 feet from ocean which is separated from the property by a Lava Rock Seawall. The view is beautiful. Our swimming pool and lounge area are right by the water (rock wall separates) However, there is... More
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Bill C
22 October 2017|
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Response from rose in woods | Reviewed this property |
You need to email the manager at the Kona Tiki. They will reply quickly.
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Emory V
8 January 2017|
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Response from Garrette M | Property representative |
Our rooms do not have air conditioning. We have ceiling fans above the bed in all rooms. Most of the time, the fans are sufficient, because we are on the ocean and there are breezes, and given adequate ventilation... More
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"We had two different rooms and found the one with the kitchenette much better, having a counter, sink and a..."
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"First floor rooms provide access to a grassy area and the sea wall."
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"We loved the 3rd floor kitchenettes."
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"Room 106 was great!"
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