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Get an overview of this hotelKailua Bay getaway with panoramic ocean views

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Close to Hulihee Palace

Royal Kona Resort is perched on the edge of Kailua Bay, just a 10-minute walk from the fishing village of Kailua-Kona. It’s 11 minutes on foot to Hulihee Palace, and a 20-minute drive south to the Captain Cook Monument. Kona International Airport is also a 20-minute drive.

Luau and a private lagoon

The resort boasts its own private lagoon, oceanfront pool, spa, and tennis courts. Guests can enjoy a traditional luau performance in the coconut grove, sip a cocktail while watching the sunset, and enjoy Asian-fusion dishes with European influences in Don the Beachcomber Restaurant.

Views from the lanai

Smoke-free guestrooms open out onto a private lanai with ocean, mountain, or garden views, where guests can relax with a pre-dinner drink. All rooms include a mini-fridge and a TV with movie channels. WiFi is available, too.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Royal Kona Resort features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

Event facilities measuring 5400 square feet (502 square meters) include conference space. This romantic hotel also offers spa services and multilingual staff. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Royal Kona Resort is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Concierge services 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 436 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Hair salon 
  • Computer station 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Local Expert Concierge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1968 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5400 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 502 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 9.95 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 9.95 per 24-hour period )

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Lanai 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Royal Kona Resort has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool is on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Tennis lessons on site 

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Spa Services

Lotus Center Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 35 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 10 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 35 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Kona Resort
  • Kona Royal
  • Kona Royal Resort
  • Royal Kona
  • Royal Kona Resort
  • Royal Resort Kona
  • Royal Kona Resort Kailua-kona
  • Royal Kona Kailua-kona

We should mention

Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Honeymoon/Anniversary Program

Honeymoon/Anniversary Program

Honeymoon/anniversary couples will receive a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine.

Full details at check-in. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Offer subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.


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