Kona Islander Inn Hotel - Kailua-Kona

75-5776 Kuakini Highway, Kailua-Kona, United States, 96740  show map
 2 stars
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Kona Islander Inn Hotel - Kailua-Kona

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Jacuzzi

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Overview

The 2-star Kona Islander Inn Hotel is located just a short walk from the sandy beach. Built in 1962, the hotel was renovated in 2005.

The central location makes churches and a palace easily reachable. The property is set 20 minutes from the center of Kailua-Kona, in the proximity of Island Breeze Luau, Hulihe‘e Palace State Monument and Mauna Kea Summit.

Just 15 minutes from Kona International airport.

Rooms

This property offers 140 beautiful guestrooms complete with individual climate control, a patio, a private balcony, a kitchenette and multi-channel TV. Other comforts include a microwave, a fridge and kitchenware for self catering.

Eat

Cool drinks are offered in the lounge bar.

Services

Guests will benefit from tour assistance, ironing service and laundry and also appreciate free parking and a vending machine available on-site.

Relax

The on-site spa center offers a wellness center and a hot tub.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   140.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • Limited time reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Carte blanche

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Picnic area/Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden area
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking hob
  • Cookware/Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 pm

Check-Out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 10 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

75-5776 Kuakini Highway, Kailua-Kona, United States, 96740

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City Center
  • Kailua-Kona
    800 m
Airports
Restaurants
  • Island Lava Java (cuisine: American, Contemporary)
    130 m
  • Kanaka Kava (cuisine: Hawaiian)
    50 m
Beaches
  • Island Breeze Luau
    1.4km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Rooms and availability

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                      How to reach hotel

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                      Hotel Address:

                      75-5776 Kuakini Highway, Kailua-Kona, United States, 96740

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Kailua-Kona
                        800 m
                      Airports
                      Restaurants
                      • Island Lava Java (cuisine: American, Contemporary)
                        130 m
                      • Kanaka Kava (cuisine: Hawaiian)
                        50 m
                      Beaches
                      • Island Breeze Luau
                        1.4km
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from  4 pm
                      • Check-Out:
                        until  10 am
                      • Number of rooms:
                        140

                      Kona Islander Inn Hotel Location

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                      What's nearby

                      Tourist attractions

                      • Kona Kollectables - 100 m
                      • Lei Aloha Charter Fishing - 9.5km

                      Popular areas

                      • City Center - 700 m
                      • Hawaii Gateway Energy Center - 3.5km

                      Shopping areas

                      Amusement

                      • Fun Factory - 700 m
                      • Swing Zone - 2.0km

                      Monuments and Landmarks

                      • Ahu'ena Heiau - 800 m

                      Museums

                      • Hulihee Palace - 400 m
                      • Hulihee Palace Gift Shop - 800 m

                      Parks

                      • Old Kona Airport Park - 1.8km

                      Universities, Institutes

                      Oceanfront Areas

                      Local Attractions

                      • Ellison S. Onizuka Space Center - 2.0km
                        P.O. Box 833, Kailua-Kona
                      • Kona Kozy's Comedy & Magic Show - 3.1km
                        5815 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona
                      • Magic Sands - 3.7km
                        Ali'i Drive, Kailua-Kona
                      • Kona Coast State Park - 2.6km
                        Highway 19, Kailua-Kona
                      • Mauka Meadows - 3.6km
                        75-5476 Mamalahoa Hwy, Holualoa

                      Near the hotel

                      • Mokuaikaua Church - 530 m
                        75-5713 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona
                      • Kailua Pier - 870 m
                        75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona
                      • Island Breeze Luau - 1.4km
                        75-5660 Kopiko Street C7-161, Kailua-Kona
                      • Ahuena Heiau - 810 m
                        Behind the King Kamehameha Hotel, Kailua-Kona
                      • Kamakahonu - 870 m
                        75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona

                      Restaurants Nearby

                      • Island Lava Java - 130 m

                        Address: 75-5799 Alii Dr
                        Phone: 808-327-2161

                        80% likes this, based on 912 reviews
                        Cuisine: American, Contemporary
                        Price Range: CAD 41 - CAD 41

                      • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. - 130 m

                        Address: 75-5776 Alii Dr
                        Phone: 808-331-8442

                        74% likes this, based on 496 reviews
                        Cuisine: Seafood
                        Price Range: CAD 15 - CAD 28

                      • Sushi Shiono - 130 m

                        Address: 75-5799 Alii Dr.
                        Phone: (808) 326-1696

                        73% likes this, based on 129 reviews
                        Cuisine: Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Hawaiian
                        Price Range: CAD 43 - CAD 68

                      • Kanaka Kava - 50 m

                        Address: 75-5803 Alii Dr Ste B6
                        Phone: (808) 327-1660

                        81% likes this, based on 49 reviews
                        Cuisine: Hawaiian

                      • Tropical Frozen Yogurts - 70 m

                        Address: 75-5807 Alii Dr
                        Phone: 808-327-4839

                        77% likes this, based on 47 reviews
                        Cuisine: Dessert

                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from  4 pm
                      • Check-Out:
                        until  10 am
                      • Number of rooms:
                        140

                      Kona Islander Inn Hotel Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kona Islander Inn Hotel

                      Individual guest reviews

                      • Older travelers
                        8.2

                        The view from our room was perfect and the grounds are wonderfull

                        The bed was on rollers and and slid around on the tile floor . the kitchenett was just to small. This place does not supply shampoo wich is ok if you know this in advance you can prepair for this

                      • Couple
                        5.0

                        The room rate was appealing and proximity to the beach, restaurants, pubs and shops was good.

                        Reception staff appeared to have no record of our booking and were not very vwelcoming - we were treated like an incovenience. Live and dead cochroaches in the hotel room; poor room cleanliness; not at all what you would expect from this hotel based on the hotel lobby.

                      • Single
                        5.0

                        Lcation. Kitchenette.

                        The first night I was severely bitten by some bugs and could not sleep at all. I could not call recetion becouase there is no receptionist after 8pm till 8am in the morning, and there was no phone in the room. The next day I reported the incident and was moved to another very noisy room facing Ali Drive, with 24 hours street and trafic noise, where I could not sleep due to the noise. I asked for a quiet room, but was told that ider I take the noisy room or have my reservation cancelled. The Booking web site mentioned free parking at the hotel, but the parking space was very limitted, there was hardly space for not more that 30% of the rooms, I had to park my rental card elswhere.

                      • Couple
                        3.2

                        Great location. Within walking distance to town.

                        Why is there not enough parking? Why do you not have any amenities? Such as lotion, shampoo and conditioner? Why do you not have any tub Mats? Why does the room floor look like an ashtray? Why do you not have a clothes iron? I know its not a hotel, but I've stayed at cheaper places and got all of this stuff in the least bit. Idk about the other units there, but ours looked like squatters have been living in there the whole time. Please renovate that trashy room! Mahalo nui Loa.

                      • Older travelers
                        5.4

                        Location.

                        I have been charged double what I was quoted. I brought this to attention of the desk clerk who told me it had been corrected only to find that it had not been done . a subsequent phone call was made and again I was assured it was done . It still has not been taken care of. Also, The parking needs to be addressed. I should have been told that there was insufficient parking spaces for the number of apartments at the facility. I came home late from diving and had to search for a parking space off property.

                      • Older travelers
                        6.6

                        This was the 2nd time we stayed at Kona Islander Inn (we went over to Hilo for two nights). Because these are time-share rooms, they can be very different from each other. Our 1st room was very nice in every way. The room this time was not nearly as nice. The kitchenette didn't have any cooking utensils (electric skillet, etc.) or they were in a locked cupboard. The bed was so hard that I had to sleep on the couch. The hotel grounds are still beautiful, but the rooms can vary greatly. I would asked to see the room before I moved my luggage in. The location of the hotel is perfect.

                        The rooms vary greatly - check the room before you move your luggage in.

                      • Single
                        8.8

                        Excellent location, quiet and very reasonable.

                      • Older travelers
                        7.0

                        The beautiful grounds and walking distance to town.

                        Bugs in our room, kitchen. Strange kitchen, bathroom combo

                      • Older travelers
                        6.6

                        Close proximity to Kona

                        AC noisy, Coffee making facilities did not work

                      • Group of friends
                        6.6

                        great location

                        advertise toiletries but no toiletries supplied. no maid service at all.

                      • Family with children
                        5.0

                        I like the setting of the hotel, the grounds were well maintained and lush.

                        Beds were uncomfortable and the room was lacking. No one on duty after 8 pm so if you needed anything there was no one there to help you. Poorly informed as to what services were available, although it says hotel, there was very little in the way of hotel amenities, need to specify that these are rented rooms from private owners, so no room cleaning, or towels after first day unless you want to pay for them or wash your towels at laundromat. A little disappointed, other than the landscape not a lot to write home about.

                      • Older travelers
                        8.0

                        Kona Islander Inn has a great location, a beautiful garden area, a hot tub & pool and the location is perfect. The room we got was well stocked with kitchen implements. The bed was nice - I would definitely stay here again.

                      • Older travelers
                        9.6

                        Staff were very kind and welcoming. The room was much nicer than I expected however the bed was hard and not the most comfortable. I will certainly stay there again.

                      • Family with children
                        7.4

                        Old place, with individual apartment rented by the owners and managed by the property. Nice pool, free barbecues, helpful staff.

                        Small parking lot, on first come first saved basis.

                      • Single
                        5.4

                        Location

                        Carpet had many stains. The screen doors to the patio and the one at the front door were broken and hard to move. I saw a german cockroach in the shower. THERE WAS NOT ENOUGH PARKING FOR THE NUMBER OF GUESTS THEY HAD, WHAT A HASSLE!!! When I made the reservation I requested a smoking room, they had changed the rules by the time I had arrived and I had to go off property to smoke, again WHAT A HASSLE!!! You had to physically plug in the ceiling fan, no switch. The kitchen sink was also the bathroom sink, yuck. I was very glad to get out of there!!! I'm not picky, what a dump!!!

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Kona Islander Inn Hotel - Kailua-Kona Kailua-Kona location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      75-5776 Kuakini Highway, Kailua-Kona, United States, 96740

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Kailua-Kona
                        800 m
                      Airports
                      Restaurants
                      • Island Lava Java (cuisine: American, Contemporary)
                        130 m
                      • Kanaka Kava (cuisine: Hawaiian)
                        50 m
                      Beaches
                      • Island Breeze Luau
                        1.4km
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from  4 pm
                      • Check-Out:
                        until  10 am
                      • Number of rooms:
                        140