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Kailua-Kona Vacation Packages

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Top Hotels in Kailua-Kona

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay
Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay
4 out of 5
78-128 Ehukai St, Kailua-Kona, HI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $189 per night from Sep 21 to Sep 22
3.8/5Good! (1,146 reviews)

"Great property with beautiful views and wonderful amenities."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 25, 2020

Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay
Royal Kona Resort
Royal Kona Resort
3.5 out of 5
75-5852 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
The price is CA $210 per night from Oct 15 to Oct 16
3.9/5Very Good! (1,724 reviews)

"We had the loveliest time at this hotel! Weather was great for us the entire trip. It is close to everything and walkable. I loved the little beach area that felt like a salt water pool! Also we had the perfect room view to watch the luau at night! Just a wonderful and relaxing stay!!"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 3, 2020

Royal Kona Resort
Kona Coast Resort
Kona Coast Resort
3.5 out of 5
78-6842 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,147 reviews)

"Thought it had direct beach access, we never found it. We were only there 2 nights, so perhaps we missed the the secret path."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 2, 2020

Kona Coast Resort

Top things to do in Kailua-Kona

Manta Evening Snorkeling Trip
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Manta Evening Snorkeling Trip

CA $174
Per adult
90% of travellers recommend
Afternoon Captain Cook Snorkel Express
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Afternoon Captain Cook Snorkel Express

CA $143
Per adult
98% of travellers recommend
Deluxe Snorkel BBQ & Dolphin Watch
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Deluxe Snorkel BBQ & Dolphin Watch

CA $202
Per adult
94% of travellers recommend

Kailua-Kona

The former home of the Hawaiian royals is today an exciting town showcasing the vibrant local culture. Known as Kona to the locals, the western hub of Hawaii’s Big Island is as important today as it was to the ancient Hawaiians. Once the home of the kings and royalty of the island, today Kailua-Kona is a popular destination for history lovers, sport fishermen and those who just come to enjoy the sun.

Kailua-Kona’s western location means it is protected from the trade winds that bring rain to much of the island, and instead enjoys over 300 days of sunshine each year. Spend the day on the water with a fishing rod in your hand. Chartered fishing trips are available and the Kailua Pier is a favorite spot among locals.

Take in the beautiful sunset from the pier while you wait for the fish to bite. Like much of the island, Kailua-Kona offers great spots to dive, swim and surf. You can rent equipment from a number of operators within the town.

Kailua-Kona was a trade hub for the ancient Hawaiians, and there is much history to discover. Visit the former home of Hawaiian royals at the Hulihe’e Palace. Walk along the town’s main thoroughfare, Ali’i Drive, to reach the oldest Christian church in the state, the Mokuaikaua Church. The historic village can be explored with a guided tour, available from within town.

Try the local cuisine at one of the town’s many popular restaurants before you venture out to enjoy Kailua-Kona’s thriving nightlife. There are many bars lining the beach, creating a relaxed atmosphere to meet the locals.

Transportation in Kailua-Kona is limited and most visitors rent a car. There are a number of rental companies both in town and at the Kona International Airport.

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