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Royal Kona Resort

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Reviewed 8 November 2014

Just got home to Illinois after five lovely days there. We were in the Lagoon tower on the 6th floor in an ocean front room. We slept each night with the doors open as the roar of the ocean was magical! Staff members were very...More

3  Thank 423suzie
Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 11 November 2014

Aloha TA family, it's great to know our guests from IL had such a great stay they're ready to return! Our staff truly strives to provide excellent service, while exceeding our guests expectations. I'm surprised and sorry they didn't enjoy the luau food, we prepare...More

Reviewed 7 November 2014 via mobile

The room here was nice and comfortable. They have a great bar area with awesome views and a very nice pool area. Our main negative was the nightly luau. It lasts from 5-8 pm and was right outside our room. Overall it is a very...More

3  Thank Gregory T
Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 11 November 2014

Aloha TA family, nice to know our guest from MI really enjoyed their stay, they also were able to experience our great service and clean, well maintained rooms and grounds. Glad they liked the bar and pool area, we may not have a slide, swim...More

Reviewed 7 November 2014

It's important that when you go Big Island, you research what each area is like because they are all very different. (Also, rent a car or else you'll be stuck in a particular area and won't get to really see the island!) I stayed in...More

3  Thank NotABeachGirl
Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 11 November 2014

Aloha TA family, great to see our Kamaaina guest have celebrated their marriage with us, pre and post! They pretty much nailed, it, we're truly the best value for the best location in Kona. No we're not a 5 star resort, but we don't advertise...More

Reviewed 5 November 2014

If you want a great view and a nice place to stay in Hawaii at a GREAT PRICE, Royal Kona Resort is the best ticket. I've stayed here many times. It is on the very south end of Kailua, Kona, on Alii Drive. Best sunset...More

3  Thank Marcus F
Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 11 November 2014

Aloha Ta family, WOW! What a solid review. I couldn't have said it better, they truly nailed all the special things, and key selling features we offer here. From great, friendly, knowledgeable staff, clean well maintained rooms, pool and private lagoon, to of course, our...More

Reviewed 4 November 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights as part of an island tour. The reception staff were efficient but I did not find them welcoming. The room was dated but large, with a big balcony. The room was clean. In the centre of the room block...More

4  Thank theoldone
Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona ResortResponded 11 November 2014

Aloha TA family, it's reassuring to know that our guests who traveled all the way from the UK, had a very nice, enjoyable stay. I'm glad they enjoyed the great views, perfectly located pool, and the way the property grounds are well maintained and blooming....More

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USD 159 - USD 271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in Kailua-Kona
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Kailua-Kona
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Kailua-Kona
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Hironori K
14 May 2018|
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Aloha Unfortunately our standard rooms do not fit a rollaway with two double beds. For your needs one of our suites maybe a better fit we have our ocean Kailua Bay Junior Suite, our 2 bedroom ocean Kailua Bay Junior Suite... More
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Tina M
17 April 2018|
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Aloha There are many attractions in our area such as the coconut grove market place as well as tour companies that help set up excursions for our guests as well for exploring the island. Mahalo Tara
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Tina M
17 April 2018|
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Our room was always clean, and the bathroom and extra sink area were immaculate every day. After asking for an extra towel (I have long hair!!) the first day, they remembered an "extra" each day. The baseboards were... More
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"Balconies in Alii tower may have noise and food smells while the restaurant is operating."
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