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Kona Tiki Hotel

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75-5968 Alii Dr About a mile from downtown Kailua-Kona, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1324 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Private Balcony
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All reviews sea wall conch shells sound of the waves light sleeper kitchenette room parking is tight ceiling fan small hotel coffee and juice fresh local fruit other guests every morning pounding surf continental breakfast no elevator the big island air conditioning
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Managers Ed and Karen were excellent. Our 7th visit over 25 years and we enjoyed it as much as our first time. Everyone very friendly, as usual. Super nice weather and although Kona is busier these days, still a wonderful holiday destination.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank rayVictoria_B_C
Response from manager m, Manager at Kona Tiki HotelResponded today

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so glad you had a great time (again) -- it was great having you here. Aloha a hui hou!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a real dump. And it was quite expensive by any measure. I made the reservation for three nights but had to leave and find another place last minute. The ceiling had holes around the fan. The AC DOESN'T WORK! No TV, no...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Experience547188
Response from manager m, Manager at Kona Tiki HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

We wish we had known your concerns so that we could have addressed them in person. We’re confused as to why you state that the AC does not work since we do not have it — we have the cool ocean breeze instead. We are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This sweet vintage hotel has many things going for it: the managers are amazingly kind and accommodating; the location is accessible; the beds are comfortable; and, it is nice to have a kitchenette to prepare some food. Be aware that the rooms in the 101-201-301...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Kimberley42
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a little gem. It’s nothing fancy but it is in a sensational spot. We had the smallest room and it was perfect. We had our own private balcony and amazing water views, the rooms a literally 10 meters from the water. The...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Michael M
Response from manager m, Manager at Kona Tiki HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the kind review! We enjoyed having you here, even if it was for too short of time :) So glad you enjoyed all the little gems of the Kona Tiki including the convenient location, petite room, oceanfront lanai, amazing views, and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 2 days at this place and it was very nice. We were right next to the ocean and the ocean wave sounds made a very wonderful night sleep. Breakfast outside by the pool was so good and we watched dolphins and snorkelers ....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Dona W
Response from manager m, Manager at Kona Tiki HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad you loved your stay, and we hope to see you again! Many mahalos :)

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Description
Boutique hotel only 20 feet from the ocean. The Kona Tiki Hotel is the only hotel in Kona where every room is oceanfront! Every room has a private lanai overlooking the ocean. Room rates include a More continental breakfast every morning on the terrace. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$113 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kona Tiki Kailua
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Hotel Kona Tiki
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Kona Tiki Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
Location
United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$113 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kona Tiki Kailua
,
Hotel Kona Tiki
,
Kona Tiki Hotel Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
Location
United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
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Traveller (360)
Room & Suite (117)
Pool & Beach (53)
Dining (10)
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Norton N
24 October 2018|
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Response from manager m | Property representative |
Aloha! To make a reservation, we collect a deposit -- for example, if a reservation is over 5 nights long, we collect the first 5 nights as deposit. Or for stays 5 nights or less, it would be the full amount, and your credit... More
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Alice L
29 September 2018|
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Response from bethd186 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't look for one in our room. They may have them at the front desk.
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kmbbrooks
16 June 2018|
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Response from SperosM2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes lot's of beach gear to borrow. WIFi fair. Doesn't work well if your room if far from the office.
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Room Tips
"Don't bother. Look for another hotel."
Experience547188
3 weeks ago
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"Rooms away from road are quieter. First floor rooms have nice lawn access, but also feel less private and..."
Kimberley42
3 weeks ago
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"I'd say go for the more central rooms, ending in 2,3 or 4."
DonnaRrn
5 Oct 2018
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"All the rooms come with a spectacular view of the ocean"
88globetrotters
21 Sep 2018
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