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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed in 3-202 for a week and loved it but we were in Hawaii. :) Fully stocked condo, everything we needed and plenty of space for the 2 of us! Each condo is privately owned so they vary. Ours had some update, but could use a new mattress and such. Kona Makai has plenty of parking for guests and is... More 

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Summerland, Canada
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121 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travel to Kona every other year...This is wonderfully located, well maintained with beautiful views...We stay in a one bedroom condo, the same one each time...It has everything we need plus more...The pool is lovely as is watching the great sunsets with the 5 o'clock west of the pool...

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Galway, Ireland
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights in building 6 unit 303. The condo was perfect. Clean, well stocked and the view from the balcony was spectacular. Although we didn't snorkel there, there is a great cove to go and explore right out front of the resort. We would stay here again if we go back.

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Madera, California
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49 reviews
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

We stay here every trip to Kona. The grounds are beautiful. The ocean front condos are the perfect place to watch Kona sunsets. Great pool area and ocean front barbecues. Ping pong table and small gym. If you can get an oceanfront unit do so. The wrap around lanai are amazing. Would highly recommend staying here for any occasion. Manager... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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63 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Kona Makai in October when it was super humid... The condo had everything we needed.. it was a one bedroom with a loft ..my daughter really enjoyed sleeping upstairs in the loft ..the air conditioning was great ..the view is spectacular.. you could hear the ocean waves crashing at night... We loved sitting out on the patio... More 

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Palo Verde, Arizona
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We stayed in this condo the first time we visited Kona over 10 years ago. We have been back to Kona many times, but this is the first chance we've had to stay here again. It has been remodeled and is better than we remembered it. We love the views, the sound of the ocean, the privacy, and the well-manicured... More 

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Lenexa, Kansas
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

My wife and I stayed at the Kona Makai for a month (Parts of March and April 2016). Its an okay place if you intend to sleep only. Before renting ask about the house rules but don't worry when you get there they are posted all over the buildings and grounds. You cant be on your lanai after 9pm, don't... More 

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Millsboro, Delaware
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

was very surprised at how clean and picture perfect the condo was. everyone was so friendly especially the maintenance crew. my granddaughter and I stayed there while visiting relatives in Kona and Hilo. we both loved the atmosphere and being close to the water. great place for a "home base" to do all of our activities, can't to go back... More 

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Lenexa, Kansas
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

My husband and I rented condo #5-207 a at the Kona Makai resort March 15 - April 15, 2016. The unit was very nice and had everything we needed for an extended stay on The Big Island including a full kitchen with a great selection of pots/pans/dishes and a washer & dryer. My husband and I are 73 and 63... More 

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Always on the move
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

Kona Makai 5-301 We stayed in this unit December 2015 and had a great vacation. The grounds are kept very tidy, and maintenance appears to take place once a week. FYI: the lawnmowers and weed whackers were fired up at 8am so don't plan on sleeping in when they arrive every Wed & Thurs. The pool and hot tub are... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Kona Makai

Address: 75-6026 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2366
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range: $216 - $338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 70
Also Known As:
Kona Makai Hotel Kailua-Kona
Kona Makai Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
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“Stay in an oceanfront unit and be lulled to sleep by the waves”
 of 5 bubbles L3094XLmichaelr, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We think #1301 is the best unit in the facility.”
 of 5 bubbles FarmGirl2015, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“not handicapped accessible for 2nd and 3rd floor levels”
 of 5 bubbles byulaie, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“We booked on Boundless Hawaii. Always book and oceanfront with wrap around lanai”
 of 5 bubbles Ristine1, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Stay elsewhere.”
 of 5 bubbles stefhim, 30 Nov 2014 | Read review
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