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Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel

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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good22%
  • Average35%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible18%
24 May 2018
“Location, location, location”
7 Apr 2018
“Good for the money”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Business Centre
Laundry Service
2 Star Hotel
Located on the Island of Hawaii, Kona Bay Hotel offers budget friendly accommodations in the heart of historical Kailua-Kona village. Steps away are shopping, dining, activities, historical sites & cultural events. Accommodations overlooking tropical landscapes, with village and ocean...
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Location and contact
75-5739 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1736
12.6 km to Keahole Airport
74 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Hawaii and we stayed here. They where super nice and the hotel was cleaned we had a great time! We where right across from the beach and shops while we where done there they had this festival going on...More

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Response from Jessie M, Guest Relations Manager at Uncle Billy's Kona Bay HotelResponded yesterday

Aloha Hannah, Thank you for taking the time to review your lovely stay with us. We are very blessed to be in such a wonderful location in the heart of Kailua Kona, Guests are able to walk or take the trolley to all their desired...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Hotel is Owned & Run by Native Hawaiians; That I Like. The problem is it is Really Old, Not Updated, not Clean enough...and Needs to be Sprayed more Frequently for B-52 Bomber-Sized Cockroaches. These are all correctable Problems. The Location is Awesome; close to...More

1  Thank Lisa W
Response from Jessie M, Guest Relations Manager at Uncle Billy's Kona Bay HotelResponded yesterday

Aloha Lisa, We appreciate you taking the time to review your stay with us here at Kona Bay Hotel. Management has been made aware of the issues you brought up, and they will be handled promptly. We are very pleased to note that we are...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our friend arrived a day early (on a different reservation) and had multiple issues (roaches, obviously dirty sheets, etc) with her rooms, so she kept having to get switched. The day the rest of us arrived, we had a different reservation. Even though the front...More

2  Thank SueAnn2288
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We booked a deluxe room at Uncle Billy's for May 2018 from Brisbane, Aust. We read other reviews but we were pleasantly surprised on check-in. The hotel is situated in an awesome position right in the centre of Kona - surrounded by shops and good...More

1  Thank Susie J
Response from Jessie M, Public Relations Manager at Uncle Billy's Kona Bay HotelResponded 8 June 2018

Aloha Susie, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review. We pride ourselves on being one of the last Hawaiian family owned and operated hotel in Hawaii, and hope to do so for many more years to come. We...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018

We stayed at Uncle Billy’s in early May this year. Location of the property was perfect, excellent walking distance to everything. The room was adequate, bit of a musty smell. Everything was clean. Breakfast was very average and we chose to eat out everyday.

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Located on the Island of Hawaii, Kona Bay Hotel offers budget friendly accommodations in the heart of historical Kailua-Kona village. Steps away are shopping, dining, activities, historical sites & ...More cultural events. Accommodations overlooking tropical landscapes, with village and ocean views, allow you to spend your time discovering what our Island of Hawaii has to offer you. Less
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Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Robert B
7 January 2018|
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Response from Bruce B | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have a kitchenette but we had a fridge and a microwave, but we didn't use it, We used Uncle Billy's as a one night stay until we were able to enter our room at another hotel.
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redgypsyrae
30 December 2016|
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Response from Carol H | Reviewed this property |
We went over at 6am to have coffee and sit by the pool. Then we ate breakfast after.
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28 September 2016|
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Response from Jo S | Reviewed this property |
Sure they have cable t.v, but did not spend too much time indoors. Kona is too beautiful.
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Room Tips
"We booked a deluxe room, on 4th floor - there is a lift. Great view form Lanai"
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"Go to another hotel...for $10 more, the air conditioner will work and it won't be filthy."
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"None - choose another hotel"
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"Top floor, to avoid hearing foot traffic noise"
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