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Royal Kona Resort Luau

75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 866-482-9775
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  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
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“open bar” (115 reviews)
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75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 866-482-9775
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My family of 10 had reservations for this Luau. When we arrived, we were met with an extremely long line to get in. The line moved very slowly, so it was disappointing to spend so much of our time at the beginning of the luau...More

Thank sweetsue5454
Reviewed 5 days ago

We paid the extra $7 for premium seating and it was well worth it. Got in line to purchase the upgrade about an hour before check in ttime and go to sit right in front of the stage. Food was awesome and the entertainment topnotch.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a blast at this luau. The food was some of the best food we had anywhere in Hawaii. I especially loved their "luau chicken". The drinks were good too, and we enjoyed seeing the native arts and crafts on display. The show was...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My teen daughter really wanted to go to a luau so she and I went on a deal (free reward for taking a timeshare tour). It was our first luau, so I can't compare to others. The ambiance is pretty/right by the water, at sunset....More

Thank GeorgiaGirl72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first time to a luau so I don't have anything to compare it to. Some of the staff was NOT friendly. The lady taking the tickets and one of the girls passing out the shell necklaces - so rude. Really? They should not be...More

1  Thank Jody O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent performance! Very relaxing, get to know a bit of Hawaiian culture. Nice sunset view. Discounted price. Must see.

Thank Sharmila K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, great entertainment and very entertaining. This was a fantastic evening for our anniversary. Recommended if you want to do a Luau.

Thank Joshua B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok guys - the only negative here is the "Primo" beer tastes like camel saliva.... However - they have coors!!! And mai-thai's for days. Let's get to the good stuff. The food was a A+ - seriously as a sober consumer the food was excellent....More

Thank jeffstice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Royal Kona Resort Luau was fairly good entertaining fun. The Mai Tai's were yummy and we enjoyed seeing how many we could drink. The sunset was unbelievably beautiful and location was very good. Food wasn't amazingly great but I would still recommend attending a...More

Thank TmDavies2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very entertaining show. Of course we had to sit up front with preferred seating and of course I got dragged on stage but it was good fun. The food was actually pretty good. I wasn't expecting much. Would I say it was worth yes due...More

Thank Adam S
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Robin D
Have you been to any others to compare this one to? We have been to several but will be having some first-timers with us this trip and want to be sure its a good one.
14 December 2016|
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Response from cabinetpat | Reviewed this property |
We go to Hawaii every other year to a different island and we have been to several, this one was the best yet we took my in-laws with us for a week and had an absolute blast at that luau
Kristina M
Hi Steve, how or where did you get the half price off for the luau? Thank you, many blessings, Kristina
13 February 2015|
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Response from Carla G | Reviewed this property |
HI, our travel agent got us a discount.
Andrea L
SteveE304......how did you get half price tickets to the luau at the Royal Kona?
12 February 2015|
Response from Eagle S | Property representative |
Hawaii Discount has the best price for Royal Kona Luau. $68.99 adult