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Direct Ocean View in the Heart of Kailua-kona/ At Startline for Ironman!
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18.3 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (36 reviews)
Great condo in the heart of Kona!!!

"Nice condo within walking distance of restaurants, shops and beaches! Also, a great jumping off point to explore the Big Island!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 23, 2021

Direct Ocean View in the Heart of Kailua-kona/ At Startline for Ironman!
New Listing! Oceanview, walking distance to town. Enhanced cleaning procedures.
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai
5 out of 5
72-100 Ka'upulehu Drive, Kailua-Kona, HI
The price is CA $1,264 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18
14.6 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (364 reviews)

"As usual, the Four Seasons did not disappoint. The facility was amazing, the views breathtaking, and the staff accommodating and friendly. You can’t go wrong when staying here!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 2020

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai
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Waterfall House 4 Bedroom Home
4 out of 5
78-6814 Keaupuni Street, #78 (KEWH), Kailua-Kona, HI
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21.89 km from city centre
Waterfall House 4 Bedroom Home
Vacation Condos In Kona
3 out of 5
75-5776 Kuakini Highway, Kailua-Kona, HI
The price is CA $136 per night from Mar 5 to Mar 6
18.2 km from city centre
2.9/5 (94 reviews)
Terrible!

"The room provided did not match pictures. It was very rundown with many broken items and cigarette burn marks/stains. he "security" that handles check in is very rude and slow. Will not stay here again"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 9, 2020

Vacation Condos In Kona
Big Island Retreat
2.5 out of 5
78-226 Kahaluu Road, Kailua-Kona, HI
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21.98 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (163 reviews)

"Location , friendly , helpful, cool property , walkable"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 1, 2021

Big Island Retreat
Banyan Tree Sanctuary
3 out of 5
73-4464 Kohanaiki Road, Kailua-Kona, HI
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13 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (33 reviews)
Peaceful and unique

"Owners and staff were great and so friendly and kind. If you are looking for a peaceful, quiet, quaint and unique place that isn’t your usual large chain hotel experience, I definitely recommend Banyan."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 6, 2019

Banyan Tree Sanctuary
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kailua-Kona
2.5 out of 5
75-146 Sarona Ln, Kailua-Kona, HI
Free cancellation
The price is CA $209 per night from Mar 25 to Mar 26
18.13 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (993 reviews)

"Good service at front desk. Efficient, prompt, friendly. Very impressed"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 23, 2021

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kailua-Kona
Kona Islander Vacation Club
2.5 out of 5
75-5776 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI
The price is CA $214 per night from Feb 27 to Feb 28
18.21 km from city centre
3.2/5 (172 reviews)

"Location is great! Atmosphere is wonderful. But no one at front desk. And the Managment company never told me how to get in unit. Coffee pot stains and dishes were dirty. Room was clean and odor free. I would stay again but these two issues would make most say no"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 17, 2021

Kona Islander Vacation Club
Kona Coast Resort
3.5 out of 5
78-6842 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
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22.86 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,075 reviews)

"Beautiful view of the beach and gold Course. Clean and welcoming staff!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 16, 2021

Kona Coast Resort
Ohana With Pool and Ocean Views Close to Airport and Kailua Town
The price is CA $110 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
14.94 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (120 reviews)

"Nice clean property with very friendly staff. Unique setting"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2021

Ohana With Pool and Ocean Views Close to Airport and Kailua Town
Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
3.5 out of 5
75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, HI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $249 per night from Feb 26 to Feb 27
18.38 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (993 reviews)

"The art and museum pieces on the ground floor was a welcomed surprise. The pool restaurant/bar staff was phenomenal. The room was a comfortable oasis after a fun day at the small beach and pool. Being connected to an ABC store and coffee shop was very convenient. The Shaved Ice place was closed but ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 14, 2021

Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
Club Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff
3 out of 5
75-6040 Alii Dr., Kailua-Kona, HI
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19.36 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (185 reviews)
Stunning view from ocean to mountain!

"Absolutely exceptional clean, roomy, private and comfortable. The grounds were breathtaking and beautiful right on the Kona gold coastline of the Big Island every floor had a perfect view. Two pools to accommodate the guest and the sounds of the waves hitting the rock shoreline was music to my ears! ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 11, 2021

Club Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff
Kanaloa at Kona by Outrigger
3 out of 5
78-261 Manukai St, Kailua-Kona, HI
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23.47 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (466 reviews)

"The location and view were excellent. The size of the condo was great. However, the dishwasher worked, but a strong smell of mold was present when it was opened and it was not secured and the entire dishwasher would fall forward when the drawers were opened. The clothes washer was inoperable and ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 2, 2020

Kanaloa at Kona by Outrigger
Royal Kona Resort
3.5 out of 5
75-5852 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $225 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
18.55 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1,563 reviews)

"Loved the lagoon, but they need a kiosk-type bar nearby."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 18, 2021

Royal Kona Resort
Aston Kona by the Sea
3 out of 5
75-6106 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
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19.58 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (924 reviews)

"Great location and views from the balconies- plan to stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 28, 2020

Aston Kona by the Sea
Holua Resort
3.5 out of 5
78-7190 Kaleiopapa Street, Kailua-Kona, HI
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24.06 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (994 reviews)

"I love that it is just a short drive to downtown but down enough from the busy area. The grounds are beautiful. The condo is so spacious that you feel at home. I loved the 1st and 2nd floor lanai, the large windows and of course the amazing view of the ocean. We go to Kona frequently and have stayed ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 28, 2021

Holua Resort
Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
2 out of 5
75-5739 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
The price is CA $169 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
18.35 km from city centre
3.3/5 (1,110 reviews)

"The elevator was scary during my stay as would randomly stop. No Internet for 2 days."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 19, 2021

Uncle Billy's Kona Bay Hotel
Kona Reef, A Raintree Vacation Club Resort
3 out of 5
75-5888 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, HI
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18.7 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (84 reviews)

"Beautiful and convenient location, with free parking and minimal "resort fee." Staff very helpful and friendly. Absolutely loved our stay here."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 22, 2020

Kona Reef, A Raintree Vacation Club Resort
Club Wyndham Mauna Loa Village
3.5 out of 5
78-7190 Kaleiopapa St., Kailua-Kona, HI
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24.07 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (308 reviews)
Very spacious

"Loved how big the condo was it was perfect for our family...only junk part was the pools were closed down do to the Corona virus which is totally understandable...but besides that i would have to say this will he our go to spot when we staycation again"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

Club Wyndham Mauna Loa Village
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Kailua-Kona Hotel Guide

So, are you traveling in Hawaii and looking for a place to stay in the Kailua-Kona area? There are 8 Expedia-listed hotels and apartments located within 6-mile (10-kilometer) of the heart of town.

If you would like find a great place within a half mile of downtown Kailua-Kona, be sure to check out the centrally-located Mango Sunset Bed and Breakfast Inn at Lyman Kona Coffee Farm.

The Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff and the Aston Kona by the Sea are situated within walking distance from the Hulihee Palace. The Wyndham Royal Sea Cliff is 2 miles (3 kilometers) away from the Hulihee Palace. The Aston Kona by the Sea is 2 miles (3 kilometers) away.

Check out the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka'upulehu as well as the Lava Lava Beach Club. The Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka'upulehu is located 8 miles (13 kilometers) away from downtown Kailua-Kona. The Lava Lava Beach Club, is 15 miles (24 kilometers) away. Alternatively you could book a bed at the Islands at Mauna Lani or the Kohala Suites by Hilton Grand Vacations.

Looking for things to do? Spend some time visiting Mauka Meadows Coffee Farm, Holualoa Gallery and UCC Hawaii Kona Coffee Estate, in Holualoa, 8 miles (13 kilometers) to the northwest of Kailua-Kona. If you'd like to stay in Holualoa, check out the room rates at the Kona Coast Resort and Castle Kona Bali Kai , a Condominium Resort. Or, you could stay in Kealakekua, 14 miles (23 kilometers) to the north of Kailua-Kona, where you can pick from the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay and Wyndham Mauna Loa Village. While visiting Kealakekua, be sure to explore the Kona Joe Coffee Farm, Aloha Theatre and H.N. Greenwell Store Museum.

Volcano is home to some 3,000 residents, and can be found 55 miles (89 kilometers) west of Kailua-Kona. Local attractions include the Volcano Art Center and Gallery, Volcano Garden Arts and Cooper Center Youl'll find quite a few hotels and accommodations in Volcano that will suit most tastes and budgets. Popular options include: the Bamboo Orchid Cottage, Volcano Forest Inn and Tara Firma Inn - Volcano. Other accommodation options include: the Kilauea Hospitality Group and Halana Hale Vacation Rental.

Expedia's destination page is a good way to discover more about Kailua-Kona.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Kailua-Kona?
Ohi’a Park Estate is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 4-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Ohana With Pool and Ocean Views Close to Airport and Kailua Town and Big Island Retreat as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Kailua-Kona, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals available in Kailua-Kona.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Kailua-Kona?
Based on reviews, Uncle Billy’s Kona Bay Hotel is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and an outdoor pool. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Kona Coast Resort and Kona Islander Vacation Club.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Kailua-Kona?
Kailua Kona HI Deluxe Condo Discount - Booked for a Week :) Flex Cancellation is a resort with an outdoor pool and in-room kitchens, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices to stay with the kids include Home Share - Kona Magic Honu Room and Keiki Beach Oceanfront Studio in Gated Community Walk to Downtown Kona Ac/wifi. Attractions like Kona Le’a Plantation and Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation to Kailua-Kona?
Kailua Kona HI Deluxe Condo Discount - Booked for a Week :) Flex Cancellation is a favorite resort for couples, and features in-room fireplaces and kitchens. Another choice for a stay with your sweetheart is Keiki Beach Oceanfront Studio in Gated Community Walk to Downtown Kona Ac/wifi.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Kailua-Kona?
Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay is a top resort for people traveling with their pets, and offers 4 restaurants and furnished lanais for its human guests. Four Seasons Resort Hualalai is another option for you and your pet.
What are some accommodations with pools in Kailua-Kona?
Sea Ge 1-203 1 Bedroom Condo is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free WiFi. A couple of other options that feature an onsite pool include Hale Welo by RedAwning and Kona Makai 6201 2 Bedroom Condo.
What is the best spa hotel in Kailua-Kona?
Vacation Condos In Kona is a top spa hotel featuring an outdoor pool and an outdoor tennis court. Why not spend some time relaxing in the spa tub? Other popular spa hotels in Kailua-Kona include Kailua Kona HI Deluxe Condo Discount - Booked for a Week :) Flex Cancellation and Kona Makai 6201 2 Bedroom Condo.
What is staying in Kailua-Kona like?
Travelers to Kailua-Kona give high marks for the seaside, volcano viewpoints, and shopping. This city also attracts tourists with its coffeehouses and restaurants. Top sights in the city include Big Island Country Club, Kua Bay, and Kailua-Kona Wharf. In Kailua-Kona, there are 1910 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What is there to see in Kailua-Kona?
Attractions like Kona Le’a Plantation, Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation, and Kona Community Aquatic Center are fun for kids of all ages. Landmarks like Hulihee Palace, Mokuaikaua Church, and Lekeleke Burial Grounds might be worth a visit. The seaside and volcanoes highlight the natural beauty with places to discover including Kua Bay, Magic Sands Beach, and Kahalu’u Beach Park.
What's the weather like in Kailua-Kona?
The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 80°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 75°F. Average annual precipitation for Kailua-Kona is 12 inches.

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