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Royal Kona Resort Luau

75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 866-482-9775
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US$ 204.68*
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Kona Submarine Adventure and Royal Kona Resort Luau
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
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“open bar” (119 reviews)
“pork” (83 reviews)
“mai tais” (81 reviews)
75-5852 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 866-482-9775
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This luau was so beautiful the staff was amazing the show was so entertaining Interactive they made everyone feel at home. They roasted a pig in the ground, that was later served to us it was so delicious. There was an open bar, with alcohol...More

1  Thank lisa B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

So fun. Simple and easy. Food was amazing for being the size of buffet it was feeding. Local food for a taste of Hawaii but some plain options too. The Pig Roast was delicious. They kept the drinks flowing. The show was really great as...More

Thank Cia M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews on this hotel I thought I come and try for myself well the location is perfect yes the hotel is a bit dated but large rooms very clean and tidy with friendly staff worth it just for location shopping centre short...More

Thank richar1aucklandnz
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I have been to the Royal Kona luau twice this year. I came on two separate occasions and both were wonderful. The food is great and the entertainment is even better. I highly recommend this luau as one of the best in the area. The...More

1  Thank foxbow69
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This was our first luau and it exceeded expectations. The reviews were mixed, so we expected it to be super cheesy. It was not. There was an open bar, activities for small children, and traditional Hawaiian food on the buffet-- lomi lomi, poi, haupia, and...More

1  Thank KSAngela
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The performers were great!! The fire dancer is one of the best in the world. The drinks were included which was nice. The food was standard Luau food. They had a lot of different options which was great. They also accommodated allergies. Overall we had...More

1  Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We've stayed here several times and have always had amazing service!!! We even had our wedding here last August! The staff is friendly and attentive. We are always treated like family every time were there!

Thank sgoldsby856
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I've been to one other luau and while I must admit that the buffet style food was only marginally better at Royal Kona. But the sunset and setting for the event was great. My kids really enjoyed the show - especially the fire dancer. They...More

Thank Mary U
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We had a wonderful Luau experience here. The lines getting in moved quickly and the hosts seated us quickly. No pressure to purchase the photos either. Some of the best luau food we have ever had and the show was fabulous. Couldn't have ask for...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 19 July 2017

While my wife and I were on vacation we went to to the Royal Kona Resort Luau and had a good time. The only reason I gave it a 4 instead of a 5 was due to two reasons. 1. The parking attendant had us...More

3  Thank Brian F
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chester c
10 September 2017|
Response from BFF1 | Reviewed this property |
Around $80 if booking on line. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday. Not on Thursday. Not on weekends
chester c
10 September 2017|
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Response from richar1aucklandnz | Reviewed this property |
Hi US$75 each. Lovely hotel and you can swim with the turtles from the lagoon we saw turtles every time we went out .
Karenza A
27 June 2017|
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Response from Mary-Lynn K | Reviewed this property |
It is recommended that you make future reservations and you have to pay at that time. So not sure how that works. Walk ups are welcome as long as they are not sold out and I know they take cash then.