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Kona Reef Resort

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Germantown, Tennessee
Reviewed 31 December 2012

We stayed for a week in what was arguably the best location in this condo: Top center looking out over the pool and ocean. The unit was beautifully decorated and well supplied with kitchen utensils. Just about everything you can think of is provided. Couldn't ask for more. Tip for walking to the ABC store and restaurants nearby: Take the...

1Thank TrappistJohn
Reviewed 18 December 2012

The Kona Reef Condos are excellent value for money. Fantastic location 5 minute walk from shops and restaurants, adjacent to a small but nice public beach with sand, lovely pool. We had a unit on the ground floor, as we requested when booking. Unit itself was excellent - practical layout, pull-down bed in living room, everything worked perfectly. We would...

4Thank TroutmaskVancouver
Aldergrove, Canada
Reviewed 13 December 2012

We have stayed at the Kona Reef 4 times and have been pleased with our units each time.We have stayed in different units each time, some could use a bit of an update, but all are clean and the kitchens have pretty much everything one needs to cook a meal . We stayed in an outside unit this time (...

1Thank pamjq1
Oakland, California
Reviewed 12 December 2012

I can't say enough about this condo. The location was absolutely perfect, the items available for use such as beach towels, chairs and ice chest extremely handy and our private lanai easily my favorite spot on the island. There are amazing tide pools just a stones throw from the condos that provide lots of exploring and interesting finds. I highly...

1Thank Jamie S
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 5 December 2012

My husband and I truly enjoyed the sound of the waves splashing on shore as we fell asleep at night. It was a most soothing and restful sound at any time of the day; we wish to return to the ocean front condo one day. This hotel is a short walk to the quaint town center and restaurants. It is...

2Thank Ellama1
La Grange, California
Reviewed 4 December 2012

My husband and I stayed @ the KR Oct 29 thru Nov11 2012 What a Crap Hole!!!!!!!!!!!!! and I mean CRAP HOLE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We stayed in unit D1 a 1st floor ocean front suite . Upon entering the unit we were over come by a disgusting foul stench. We went straight to the front room and opened the slider to...

3Thank Roostinghawk
CRHHNL, General Manager at Kona Reef Resort, responded to this review

I would like to apologize for the deficiencies you experienced and your unfavorable perception of our facilities. Cleanliness of rooms is one of the highest priorities for our staff; we take the utmost care in preparing each unit prior to arrival. If we had been notified of your concerns, we could have corrected them during your stay. As the General...

Portsmouth nh
Reviewed 2 December 2012 via mobile

We read the reviews before we booked and most are pretty accurate. The location is fantastic, walking distance to town, good parking, and the pool area is very nice. The units, our friends had another, are run down. They need a rehab, especially for the price. There was some rust around our tub and the cabinets in the kitchen were...

1Thank Lawrence B
Oceano, California
Reviewed 25 November 2012

We stayed here for a few nights back in September of 2010. We booked the room online through Castle Resorts and enjoyed our stay very much. We had an oceanfront condo and loved hearing the waves crash all night long. It was a small unit but perfect for our needs. The kitchen had everything we needed for quick meals. We...

2Thank RumRunner01
Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 22 November 2012

Apt appeared OK. T.v. Didn't work but fixed, wifi works sometimes, no phone book. Clothing dryer does not work and I was asked by management co., why I didn't use it sooner (earlier in my trip). It can't be fixed till the day I leave. Scuba clothes and accessories were left out the screen door to dry. STOLEN. So much...

1Thank Gideyup
CRHHNL, General Manager at Kona Reef Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns about your stay at the Kona Reef Hotel. It is disappointing that we did not meet your expectation. I would like to apologize for the deficiencies you experienced and your unfavorable perception of our facilities. I have addressed your concerns with my team and we are working to improve our...

Reviewed 21 October 2012

Kona Reef Condo has a massive advantage in their location - just 10 minutes from the town, you won't need to drive down to the shops, restaurants and all that this great little place has to offer. But it's also convenient for driving out to the other locations on the island. The complex is directly on the sea front with...

2Thank Stuart S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kona Reef is an oceanfront condominium resort adjacent to a sandy beach park in historic Kailua-Kona and near quaint shops and restaurants. One- and two-bedroom suites offer full-kitchens, FREE WiFi, and ocean or garden views. Amenities include an oceanfront swimming pool, jet spa, and a cabana with barbecue area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kona Reef Resort

Address: 75-5888 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1312
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kailua-Kona
Price Range: ₹ 10,071 - ₹ 21,908 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kona Reef Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
Castle Kona Reef Hotel Kailua-Kona
Castle Kona Reef Kailua
Kona Reef Resort Hawaii/Kailua-Kona
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“Read all reviews. Contact owner and ask questions. Top floor rooms are best.”
 of 5 bubbles MFP3, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front is the nicest but our room was poolside and it was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles MarieP945, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not all units appear to be equal -- ours was perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles ChezFit, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles LeonP703, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We liked buildings A and D the best, there are four floors in each building with 7 and 8 units on the floor in each building.”
 of 5 bubbles 2mchfn, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
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