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Aston Kona by the Sea

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“ocean front”(89 reviews)
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All reviewsocean frontsandy areafull kitchenthe big islanddaily maid servicewasher and dryerliving roombedroom oceanfrontsalt water poolcovered parkingfull bathscleaned dailyunderground parkingoffice staffgreat place to staysand beachgreat ocean views
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful suite - very friendly staff, the concierge service was above ad beyond. Got us a helicopter ride on short notice. The room was spotless and well looked after. The Aston is situated out of the downtown area and that suited us just fine. The...More

Thank I8830JVgeorges
Response from KBS_GSM, Guest Relations Manager at Aston Kona by the SeaResponded 1 week ago

Aloha - we are so pleased that you were able to enjoy all the Kona by the Sea has to offer - including our excellent concierge service. We appreciate your kind words and hope to see you on your next visit to the Island of...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

If you are looking for a quiet place overlooking the Pacific in Kona on Big island the ocean front condominium "Aston Kona by the Sea," may be just what you are looking for. For the second stop on our round the World tour we were...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located on the water in Ali drive. Smaller sized condo development.Rentals r privately owned so vary in decor. All units have ocean view. Facility very clean with on site pool, hot tub, free parking and BBQs. Full kitchen in condo. No on site restaurant or...More

1  Thank Golfer26
Response from KBS_GSM, Guest Relations Manager at Aston Kona by the SeaResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for your concise review - we are so pleased you were able to enjoy all the Kona by the Sea had to offer and we look forward to seeing you on your return to the Big Island.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a ocean view room on the first floor (which is actually above the garage). We could see and hear the ocean very clearly...we saw whales swimming off the shore from the pool and sea turtles in the water in front of the beach...More

1  Thank BHL1967
Response from KBS_GSM, Guest Relations Manager at Aston Kona by the SeaResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for your lovely review and for your acknowledgement of our team and their efforts. We look forward to making your next stay with us just as enjoyable.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at several places on our trip to Oahu and the Big Island, and this was one of our favorite places! The location is great - I believe most, if not all, the rooms are set-up with at least a partial ocean view. Compared...More

1  Thank TravelingRock13
Response from KBS_GSM, Guest Relations Manager at Aston Kona by the SeaResponded 1 week ago

Aloha and thank you for becoming a member of our KBS Ohana - we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay to such an extent that you plan to return. We look forward to providing you with a memorable stay every time.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
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Free Parking
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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US$238 - US$466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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US$238 - US$466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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21 March 2018|
Response from KBS_GSM | Property representative |
Aloha Judy & John, Thank you for considering Kona by the Sea for your upcoming adventure. We have excellent wifi and is including in your $12.50 per day amenity fee. Our cable television is stellar - plus we have DVD Now... More
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7 September 2017|
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It is per room.
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22 July 2017|
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Response from Lindsey J | Reviewed this property |
We rented from Dollar Rental which by the way was very cheap and up graded for no cost. The drive is around 30 mins from Kona International.
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