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Banyan Tree Sanctuary

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  • Very good8%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

I was happy to discover this accommodation was in fact not to far from Kona Kailua airport or difficult to locate. The room I had (fig heaven) was no in the main complex and was situated as a cabin out doors. The washroom was also...More

2  Thank 40naomi
Response from RaeHGeorge, General Manager at Banyan Tree SanctuaryResponded 10 January 2018

Mahalo for your review, Naomi, I'm a little surprised you only gave us 3 stars, because your written review sounded like 4 stars at least! ;-) Yes, having an outdoor kitchen can be a little tough to keep to 'clinical' standards! :-D Thanks for recommending...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is an amazing place. Stayed at their Dragon's nest with private full bath. If you are looking for the convenience and regular amenities of a hotel, this is not a place for you. But, if want to take a deep breathe and suck it...More

Thank AtrG2013
Response from RaeHGeorge, Owner at Banyan Tree SanctuaryResponded 11 June 2017

Mahalo for this wonderful review, I wish you had signed your name! Yes, we are not a hotel, and don't pretend to be. We feel that we offer something truly unique, and we are so glad that you enjoyed and appreciated Banyan Tree Sanctuary! ;-)

Reviewed 30 April 2017

The banyan tree sanctuary is like visiting a family member and a yoga retreat all in one. The sanctuary is a community with one large house and several small bungalows scattered over the property. There seem to be several permanent members who live there and...More

1  Thank brian c
Response from RaeHGeorge, General Manager at Banyan Tree SanctuaryResponded 3 May 2017

Mahalo for this very detailed and honest review, Brian, we really appreciate it. We try our best to let each of our potential guests know exactly what we are and what we have to offer, and we know it's not for everyone. But for anyone...More

Reviewed 25 December 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights and really enjoyed it and would highly recommend it. If you are used to staying in a large chain hotel, this is certainly different. Does it have a concierge, no but it has wonderful knowledgeable hosts who will help...More

2  Thank eddiehSheffieldUk
Response from RaeHGeorge, Owner at Banyan Tree SanctuaryResponded 18 March 2017

Mahalo Eddie for this glowing review. We so appreciate it when people truly enjoy their stay with us and I like how you said the things we didn't have, and the things we did! And after all, we do act as concierges for any needs...More

Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Loved it. Wish I could have spent more time. Would love to live there. Great vibe. Very clean and respectful. Gorgeous landscape and amazing view. We stayed in the dragons den. So cozy and sweet with great view. Loved the red robes for shower and...More

1  Thank SallyS1098
Response from RaeHGeorge, Owner at Banyan Tree SanctuaryResponded 18 March 2017

Mahalo Sally for your 5 star review, we so appreciate it! ;-)

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US$103 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Banyan Tree Sanctuary Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Traveller (11)
Pool & Beach (9)
Dining (3)
Room & Suite (2)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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"Choose one of the rooms in the main house or Dragon Room for private bathrooms."
30 Apr 2017
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"top room with balcony is excellent"
25 Dec 2016
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"Always better to choose the ocean-view rooms if they are available!"
31 May 2015
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"I would choose an upper floor, oceanview if I had the choice!"
27 May 2015
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