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    Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel

    75-5739 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1736
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    • Excellent7%
    • Very good23%
    • Average36%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible17%
    2 weeks ago
    “Overall good”
    4 weeks ago
    “Good size room, excellent location”
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Restaurant
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 15 May 2014

    I stayed just one night at Uncle Billy's right before moving to the Orchid for a conference. I was really happy I did. It is one of the most affordable options in Kona and it is really all that I needed. Uncle Billy's staff is...More

    1  Thank Leslie W
    Reviewed 11 April 2014

    Easy walking to a couple of sites and restaurants. Plenty of room to move around in our room, but carpet was old and smelled musty, but had to keep windows closed while we were gone because our room was on the ground floor. we had...More

    2  Thank Rita M
    Reviewed 29 March 2014

    I had heard the hotel had been recently remodeled. Our room was large enough, the bed comfortable, the bedding seemed fresh, carpet didn't look new however the room was recently painted. The breakfast was marginal. We supplimented with our own cereal, milk and fruit so...More

    1  Thank Followthesons
    Reviewed 7 March 2014

    Great as a budget hotel. Nice spacious rooms with lots of furniture, microwave, fridge/freezer and balcony. All the rooms face the centre pool and reception area in a semi circle, all roughly pointing toward the ocean, so any room is fine. Decent pool. Breakfast was...More

    Thank clockworkradio
    Reviewed 18 February 2014

    We chose Uncle Billy's for its location and its price. Both were favorable. However, this hotel is in need of major upgrades and refurbishing so if you don't want to walk on well-worn and even dirty carpeting, sleep on old and very soft mattresses, don't...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 137 - USD 198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 146
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    • Kailua-Kona
    • Also Known As
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    Room & Suite (42)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (92)
    Bathroom (22)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    redgypsyrae
    31 December 2016|
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    Response from Carol H | Reviewed this property |
    We went over at 6am to have coffee and sit by the pool. Then we ate breakfast after.
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    B3achL0v3R86
    28 September 2016|
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    Response from Jo S | Reviewed this property |
    Sure they have cable t.v, but did not spend too much time indoors. Kona is too beautiful.
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    Shelby1988
    21 March 2016|
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    Response from Jillian S | Reviewed this property |
    According to the receptionist, there is supposed to be a hairdryer in the room. However our room didn't have one so the receptionist found one for us to borrow.
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