We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Kona Billfisher

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
No availability for your dates from these sites
Compare best prices from top travel sites
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
There are newer reviews for Kona Billfisher
See the most recent reviews
Showing 76: English reviews
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 25 June 2015

I will start by saying the attitude of the 2 older ladies in the office really needs to be corrected. They act like its a imposition when you walk in and they HAVE to help you in some way. Not what you would expect from anyone in Hawaii. Charging for AC is ridiculous and the WiFi was a joke. 20...

10Thank Amber B
hort68, Owner at Kona Billfisher, responded to this review

The Kona Billfisher is a small owner managed time share complex that is unique in that it is owned in 1 month increments. Therefor, our focus is to provide our owners with a clean, attractive vacation home in Hawaii. Our owners return year after year, and some own multiple units to stay longer than just a month. Many are original...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 June 2015

I always enjoy staying in condos when I travel because I like to have a kitchen and extra space. The Kona Billfisher is just ok....the rooms definitely need to be updated, but the grounds and rooms are very clean. Everything on the other reviews are true...extra fees for wi-fi, air conditioner, laundry, No elevator, ants come in the kitchen area,...

4Thank IMHappyGirl
hort68, Owner at Kona Billfisher, responded to this review

The Kona Billfisher is a small owner managed timeshare where each of the owners owns 4 consecutive weeks. Many owners return year after year to enjoy Hawaii among their friends, the fellow owners. The WIFI is expensive to maintain, therefor those who choose to use it share in the cost. BTW our WIFI charges and other charges are much less...

Moneta, Virginia
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Although the location was fine, if I had to do it over I would have stayed in Hilo. I would have been closer to waterfalls and to the volcano. This resort has too many rules -- "NO MARCO POLO IN THE POOL?!?!" It appears to be run by an older group of people who like things their own way --...

5Thank T G
hort68, Owner at Kona Billfisher, responded to this review

All the mattresses are less than 4 years old and were selected for their comfort for the majority of our Owners. They are the same as used in most of the resorts in Kona, but sleep comfort is a personal issue for everyone. Because of the proximity to the pool, Marco Polo is forbidden as it is in many pool...

Alcoa, Tennessee
Reviewed 16 June 2015

I was not expecting much, and that's what we got: Not much. There was a reason this was one of the only RCI available properties in Kona. The word is out. PRO: Close to down town and the tourist area. Has a pool. Nicely landscaped. Nice bed and linen. Linen exchanged twice a week. Pretty well stocked. Paid laundry room....

3Thank Theyoung1
Alhambra, CA
Reviewed 7 June 2015

We were assigned Unit D-2 with our one-week stay on an RCI exchange, the unit is a 1-bedroom unit on the 2nd-floor with a slight view of the bay, facing North. We were there for Memorial Day week, due to we were in Kauai the week prior we did not get to the Kona Billfisher until, Sat, May 23, at...

2Thank Kenneth W
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Stayed at the Kona Billfisher last August. Tidy condo, with all the amenities we needed for our stay. I especially loved the pool area. Love the location too - right next to the village and close to lovely beaches. Not a big rowdy resort, so got a good sleep every night. Will be going back there next year. Definitely recommend...

3Thank natalie75
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

My husband and I just got back from a week at The Bilfisher. We would return in a minute! We stayed in Unit D2. It has a partial ocean view from the balcony where we watched breath taking sunsets. The unit was beautifully furnished and spotless. It contained everything we could possibly need right down to a blender, lawn chairs...

4Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 6 May 2015

I have stayed at several RCI resorts and this one is just like most others. Not too good, not too bad. I understand it was recently updated but the rooms still look dated and smell of something. My spouse said it best, a men's musty locker room. PROS: The beds are comfortable; the sheets and linens are top of the...

2Thank Scott W
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 May 2015

We stayed for a week in D2. Check in went fine with Liz. She was cordial and apologetic about all the fees we had to pay which got me upset. Apparently I should have paid more attention to the details before I booked this place on price alone. Anyway we had to pay about $66 for a transfer fee (...

1Thank canaturelover55
Highlands Ranch
Reviewed 7 April 2015

A nice enough resort in an excellent location but there were plusses and minuses. First the pro's: Location, location, location. Easy walking distance to downtown restaurants and attractions. The unit itself had been recently updated with a new stove. Clean and well kept. Staff appeared friendly enough although the only contact we had with them was checking in and checking...

2Thank DiGuy

52 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (52)
Pool/Beach Area (5)
Room/Suite (8)
Hotel & Grounds (4)
View from Room (4)
Bathroom (1)
Dining (1)
Other (29)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Kailua-Kona hotels
0.8 km away
Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
#13 of 14 in Kailua-Kona
474 reviews
0.8 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kailua-Kona
1.3 km away
Kona Seaside Hotel
Kona Seaside Hotel
#5 of 14 in Kailua-Kona
1,162 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.5 km away
Kona Islander Inn
Kona Islander Inn
#32 of 35 in Kailua-Kona
307 reviews
0.3 km away
Kona Reef Resort
Kona Reef Resort
#11 of 35 in Kailua-Kona
555 reviews
1.5 km away
Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff
Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff
#3 of 35 in Kailua-Kona
285 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Pool
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Kona Billfisher

Address: 75-5841 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1329
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range: $376 - $529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kona Billfisher 3*
Number of rooms: 50
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Kona Billfisher reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Kona Billfisher Hotel Kailua-Kona
Kona Billfisher Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Kona Billfisher staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Kona Billfisher staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“I think there is free wifi at pool, but not totally sure”
FYMS, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“rooms less than N have better ocean views.”
aclowery, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“don't bother”
maracujagirl, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“condos near the pool are very quiet. The condos near the road are very noisy..”
MGM107, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Third floor rooms have the best views but no elevators so you have to be able to climb stairs and carry bags.”
staffordb, 3 Oct 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Check these sites for availability
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates