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    Royal Kona Resort

    75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1310
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          Overview
          • Excellent21%
          • Very good40%
          • Average22%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible6%
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          “lagoon tower” (151 reviews)
          “mai tai bar” (72 reviews)
          Wifi
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          Reviewed 23 July 2013

          This hotel looks the part from the outside and has a great layout for the location but it feels like a museum piece from the 60-70s. We almost expected Don Draper to walk out the lift whilst we waited for it to arrive. the views...More

          Thank kylepaulelmer
          Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona Resort

          Aloha TA family, I'm glad these guests were able to see the pods of dolphins in the bay and turtles in the lagoon, it's such a treat! Our rooms have wonderful views of the ocean and grounds as they mentioned. If you're looking for a...More

          Reviewed 22 July 2013

          Pros: Excellent location from every and any aspect, very nice property and amenities, excellent staff and service. Cons: See below - The rating I'd like to offer is actually good - i.e. in-between average and very good (3.5 stars). Everything about the stay was really...More

          Thank Parismyfav
          Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona Resort

          Aloha TA family, glad these guests were able to enjoy their stay over the Independence Day Holiday, I appreciate their pro and con approach. Although we're not the newest kid on the block, we do strive to provide clean, well maintained rooms for our guests...More

          Reviewed 20 July 2013

          As many others have said, check in no problem. It goes downhill from there. We stayed in the building farthest south and not only was it dated, but not clean. The public areas looked as though no one ever cleaned and smelled musty. The room...More

          1  Thank Mermaid0680
          Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona Resort

          Aloha TA family, been sort of a run on dissatisfied guests lately. Yes, you can deifinely try somewhere else as suggested, but if you want a truly Hawaiian Style, traditional resort that's clean and well maintained, with all the amenities of a full service resort,...More

          Reviewed 20 July 2013

          We had 3 different rooms. The first room needed work w/ a noisy AC and we should have asked for a different room, but had a nice ocean view. The second room was a corner front, was much nicer, wonderful full ocean view, with the...More

          Thank Don B
          Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona Resort

          Aloha TA family, great to see our guests from OH had a nice stay, and enjoyed the great views from their room(s). Our location to Alii Drive is a key selling feature, steps away from shops, bars, restaurants, historical sites etc. I'm glad they enjoyed...More

          Reviewed 20 July 2013 via mobile

          Nice lobby area and relaxation spot on lobby floor. Rooms are spacious and had a mini refrigerator. We had an ocean front room on the first floor in the Lagoon Tower which looked like an afterthought. It was right next to the laundry facility (noisy)....More

          Thank Mybiggestfan
          Response from DofSales, General Manager at Royal Kona Resort

          Aloha TA family, I"m glad to see these guests found the resort to be a great value for the location. Although we're not the newest resort on the block, we do strive to provide clean, well maintained rooms. Glad they did their homework in advance....More

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          • Pool
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          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$154 - US$219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Kailua-Kona
          • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Kailua-Kona
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          JTHJuly2014
          How do guests visit the Volcano National Park without renting a car?
          6 May 2017|
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          Response from NBTraveller25 | Reviewed this property |
          You would definitely need to take a tour (some tour companies pick you up right at the resort) or have a rental car. The volcano park is quite a distance from Kona.
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          richar1aucklandnz
          Hi staying at the Royal Kona in August is there a shuttle to and from the airport thank you
          1 May 2017|
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          Response from longlocks65 | Reviewed this property |
          I don't believe so. We rented a car for our trip.
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          italianaleo
          Hi Joanne and everyone else. I just returned from the Big Island myself yesterday and spent some time at the Royal Kona also and enjoyed it. I just want to say that it is my understanding that when a service fee is added to a group of 6 or more, that it is indeed considered the tip. I thought that it is why the amount is always higher than the standard 15% and is therefore incorporated mandatory in groups of 6 or more even here in California. I do not believe that another tip should be added. I look forward to reading some clarification of this. Mahalo
          5 April 2017|
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          Response from Curtis A | Reviewed this property |
          No added tip is required; tho you can add for exceptional service. I personally regard mandated tips as offensive since tips are for quality of service, a reward, meritocracy. Mandatory tips reward bad service equally with... More
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