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Kona Seaside Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good46%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“tower room”(12 reviews)
“free lot”(11 reviews)
“basic hotel”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewstower roomfree lotbasic hotelclean roomhospitality roomwithin walking distancesmall fridgefront desk staffstayed here for one nightceiling fanshops and restaurantsolder hotelair conditionerper nightshort stayclose to the airportlocation is great
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed there two nights. It was clean and well-located but other than that, nothing special. It was more expensive than the places we stayed in Hilo and over in Maui and not nearly as nice. Towels were paper thin. Room was noisy and hot....More

1  Thank Lesli J
Response from SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside HotelResponded 3 days ago

Your feedback is very important to us! Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts.

Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived we were welcomed like family. We love this Hotel and the staff. Thank you so much for making our 35th wedding anniversary special. We will definitely be back. Love, David & Judy Horenstein from Portland,Oregon

Thank dhorenstein
Response from SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside HotelResponded 3 days ago

Mahalo for choosing to stay with us and congratulations on your anniversary! We are very glad we could be a part of your celebration and look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is in perfect location to park up and explore the town on foot, plenty of shops, bars and restaurants very close to hotel. Hotel is dated but has all you require and kept very clean and tidy the only negative was no lights on...More

Thank Tigertoc
Response from SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to stay with us! We appreciate your positive feedback!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Price was great during busy holiday season but that was the only pro. The staff was extemely unpleasant. Not worth the savings. Rooms are dated but that was expected. Based on reviews I knew what to expect. Just didn’t expect such unpleasant staff.More

1  Thank KWFlyers
Response from SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Please accept our sincerest apologies. Our staff takes great pride in providing guests with authentic Hawaiian hospitality. We are indeed sad to hear that you were not met with that Aloha spirit during your stay. Please feel free to contact our Guest Relations to address...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After looking at the very high prices in Kona, we chose the Kona Seaside Hotel. We were delighted to find it's in a very central location--the beach is a block away. So very convenient. We received breakfast vouchers for the restaurant next door and had...More

Thank Linda A
Response from SeasideHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Kona Seaside HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for choosing to stay with us! We appreciate your feedback!

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Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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Outdoor pool
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US$151 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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22 September 2017|
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Response from david_dale | Reviewed this property |
Check with the hotel desk (they are very helpful) - both about the affiliated restaurant next door and nearby places. There are several fast foot joints nearby (McD's, subway) that are likely open but that's probably not... More
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20 September 2017|
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Response from moonlightdancer54 | Reviewed this property |
Sbdolutrly, Splashers is in their backyard and has excellent food. Have the stuffed french toast, yummy!
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29 August 2017|
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No in room safe but there are safes at the front desk free of charge.
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"Excellent Service, Cleanliness,and Location!!!"
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"Rooms facing the pool get no sun"
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"Best views are higher. If room is not ready at check in, walk the shops and check back frequently. They..."
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"Upper floors on south side have ocean view"
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