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Top Rated Kailua-Kona Hotels

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Kona Coast Resort
Kona Coast Resort
3.5 out of 5.0 78-6842 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
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4.3/5 (217 reviews)

This is a great resort. Our room was huge.One bedroom, a living with room for two sofas and a chair, a dining room, a kitchen, and a large bathroom, we did not expect a condo. The resort has three pools and other recreation facilities. Space, space, space. Or was great to have so much space. The ...

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2019
Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0 75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, HI
Free Cancellation
$170
4.0/5 (185 reviews)

Rooms were clean & spacious. The hotel itself is beautiful with all the Hawaiian history & beautiful artwork.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2019
Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay
Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay
4.0 out of 5.0 78-128 Ehukai St, Kailua-Kona, HI
Free Cancellation
$152
3.9/5 (513 reviews)

Nice property, pools are great and the views are spectacular! The only drawback is the extra $20 for parking that is not that close on top of the $30 resort fee.

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2019
Royal Kona Resort
Royal Kona Resort
3.5 out of 5.0 75-5852 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
Free Cancellation
$148
3.9/5 (544 reviews)

The view is beautiful from the property. Also, it sits on the main strip of Alii Dr so there are plenty of opportunities to get out eat, shop, etc.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2019
Kona Seaside Hotel
Kona Seaside Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 75-5646 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, HI
Free Cancellation
$149
3.7/5 (293 reviews)

Very friendly staff and great hotel, located near everything you would want to do in Kona!

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2019
Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 75-5739 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
$130
3.0/5 (239 reviews)

Friendly atmosphere. Shops and restaurants in walking distance. Affordable price.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2019

Cheap Kailua-Kona Hotels

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Kona Coast Resort
Kona Coast Resort
3.5 out of 5.0 78-6842 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
4.3/5 (217 reviews)

This is a great resort. Our room was huge.One bedroom, a living with room for two sofas and a chair, a dining room, a kitchen, and a large bathroom, we did not expect a condo. The resort has three pools and other recreation facilities. Space, space, space. Or was great to have so much space. The ...

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2019
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Kona Seaside Hotel
Kona Seaside Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 75-5646 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, HI
Free Cancellation
$149
3.7/5 (293 reviews)

Very friendly staff and great hotel, located near everything you would want to do in Kona!

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2019
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Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 75-5739 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
$130
3.0/5 (239 reviews)

Friendly atmosphere. Shops and restaurants in walking distance. Affordable price.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2019
BudgetDiningParking

Things to do in Kailua-Kona

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Kailua-Kona Travel Guide

Where is Kailua-Kona?

So, you've heard Kailua-Kona is an excellent place to visit? Racking your brains trying to remember where it is? Allow us to help.

This city is around 170 miles southeast of Hawaii's capital, Honolulu. Kailua-Kona is also 9 miles north of Holualoa.

Traveling is about meeting people, so why not make pals with a few of the 12,000 locals who live in this part of Hawaii Island?

Places to Visit in Kailua-Kona

Big Island Country Club is a private club that proudly offers its members a great range of facilities for recreation and group activities. Want more options? With its lush green outlook and authentic animal-based experiences, you and the family won't leave disappointed after a day at Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation. But wait, that's not all. Unearth the secrets of Kona Cloud Forest Sanctuary. Wander among the lush plants and hidden creatures.

Car Rentals in Kailua-Kona

Take your love of travel to new heights by checking out car rentals in Kailua-Kona. It doesn't matter where you plan to go or what you hope to do, Orbitz will help you find a ride that satisfies your adventurous spirit.

Flying into Kona International Airport? Once you're out of that plane seat, you can rent a ride right near the terminal. A couple of the best offices include Dollar Rent A Car and Thrifty Car Rental. They're situated close by, so you won't miss them.

Nearest Airports to Kailua-Kona

It can be disconcerting arriving in a new place, but the more you know about your destination, the more confident you'll feel. The most convenient airport to Kailua-Kona is Kona International Airport (KOA). It's positioned 11 miles to the west of the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Kailua-Kona

Stay in Kailua-Kona for its unmistakeable culture and style. Though, you've also got world-renowned tourist attractions right around the corner! 25 miles away is Honaunau. Many visitors use this locality as a base to access the famous attraction, the Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park.

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*Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

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