Cheap Hotels in Kailua-Kona, HI from $212

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Holua Resort
3.5 out of 5
78-7190 Kaleiopapa Street, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
4.6/5 Exceptional! (1,007 reviews)
"I liked the large floor plan for our family (two bedrooms, two levels). We were lucky with a beautiful view of the golf course and ocean. Loved the quiet atmosphere. Close to shopping and other amenities but do recommend renting a car :)"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2023

Holua Resort
Kona Coast Resort
3.5 out of 5
78-6842 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
4.6/5 Exceptional! (1,030 reviews)
"Excelent stay in excelent property. Highly recommended."

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

Kona Coast Resort
Aston Kona by the Sea
3 out of 5
75-6106 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,001 reviews)
"The condos have fantastic views and they were very comfortable and clean. The office staff was very nice and responsive."

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2023

Aston Kona by the Sea

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Kona Seaside Hotel
2 out of 5
75-5652 Likana Lane, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
The price is $289 per night from Mar 6 to Mar 7
$289
per night
Mar 6 - Mar 7
4.2/5 Excellent! (1,015 reviews)
Stay at Kona Seaside Hotel
"We stayed in the older part. They are renovating the other section. It was clean and comfortable. The price was quite high but we booked at the last minute. We just needed a place to stay for one night until we got into out timeshare the next day."

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2023

Kona Seaside Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $389 per night from Feb 8 to Feb 9
$389
per night
Feb 8 - Feb 9
4.2/5 Excellent! (1,017 reviews)
"Very well located with multiple dinning and entertaining option. Beautiful private beach and pier to look at fishes. Perfect location for snorkeling and activity with kids. We really enjoyed our vacation. dinning option is outstanding in the area around the hotel."

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2023

Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kailua-Kona, an IHG Hotel
2.5 out of 5
75-146 Sarona Ln, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
Fully refundable
The price is $324 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
$324
per night
Feb 28 - Mar 1
4.2/5 Very Good! (1,021 reviews)
"Nice and clean, love the no carpet aspect to the rooms! Neighborhood a little questionable."

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2023

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kailua-Kona, an IHG Hotel
Royal Kona Resort
3.5 out of 5
75-5852 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $212 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
$212
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,797 reviews)
"Service was great . Thanks guys"

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2023

Royal Kona Resort
Castle Kona Reef, a Condominium Resort
3 out of 5
75-5888 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
3.8/5 Good! (693 reviews)
"It was pleasant! Coffee pot was old and shower in bedroom was not so great. Not enough hit water and the half shower door made for a messy, cold shower."

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2022

Castle Kona Reef, a Condominium Resort
Kona Islander Vacation Club
2.5 out of 5
75-5776 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
3.4/5 Good! (243 reviews)
"We absolutely enjoyed our stay. The room was nice and clean. Close to all the restaurants and shopping area. Highly recommend this place and we will definitely return."

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

Kona Islander Vacation Club
Castle Kona Bali Kai , a Condominium Resort
3 out of 5
76-6246 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
3.3/5 (1,300 reviews)
Flying by the seat of my pants.
"Hotels.com needs to update their info on Kona Bali kai and Kona Bali Kai needs to update their info for hotels.com nothing was accurate and hotels.com, Castle company and the hotel them selves need correct phone numbers. I tried for weeks to get hold of anyone and hotels.com tried you couldn't get ..."

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2021

Castle Kona Bali Kai , a Condominium Resort
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Best tips to find a cheap hotel in Kailua-Kona

  1. If you're looking to travel to Kailua-Kona on a budget, you'll be happy to know that you can find hotels for as low as $212. Of course, that price is affected by amenities, star rating, and even the time of year you visit. At most, hotel prices can be as high as $389. Staying a short amount of time in Kailua-Kona is an effective way to reduce hotel costs.

  2. When you cut your vacation down to just a few days, you don't have to worry as much about hotel prices since you don't have that many nights to stay. For budget hotels in Kailua-Kona, 3 to 4 days should be all the nights you need. That's generally enough to enjoy the city's top attractions, though there's certainly enough to do to warrant a week-long trip.

  3. When booking cheap hotel rooms in Kailua-Kona, it's typically best to book about 3 weeks in advance. Book further in advance than that and you could be paying too much for your room, as hotels will often overestimate future demand. However, if you wait too long, you might find that the hotel has been completely booked.

  4. When you utilize search filters on Expedia, you'll be able to narrow down your results in a flash. These search filters cover a wide variety of factors you may be interested in when it comes to finding a cheap hotel in Kailua-Kona, including amenities such as Free Breakfast, 2-star rating, or proximity to local attractions. You can even set filters for price limits to ensure that all the displayed results are within your budget.

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Kailua-Kona Cheap Hotels information

 

Cheap Hotels in Kailua-Kona

14

Highest price
$389
Cheapest price
$212
Number of guest reviews
10124
Total number of hotels in Kailua-Kona
2545

 

Frequently asked questions

What is Kailua-Kona like for travelers on a budget?

Kailua-Kona has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Kailua-Kona Wharf, Kailua Pier, and Mauna Kea Summit.

What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Kailua-Kona?

Based on reviews, Kona Hawaii Guesthouse is a popular 2.5-star guesthouse for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.

How many inexpensive hotels should I expect to find in Kailua-Kona?

Expedia has 9 hotels in Kailua-Kona that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.

When is the best time for a budget trip to Kailua-Kona?

Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Kailua-Kona, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn't as good. The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 79°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 74°F. Average annual precipitation for Kailua-Kona is 12 inches.

What is there to see and do in Kailua-Kona?

Kailua-Kona attracts visitors with its abundant coffeehouses and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the local attractions that interest you most, and then plan some activities that cost very little. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Mauna Kea Summit and Old Kona Airport State Recreation Area, or check out the area's cultural spots like Haleo Luau.

How can I get to Kailua-Kona and get around on a budget?

Scoping out the transportation options in Kailua-Kona is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is Kona Intl. Airport (KOA), 7.2 mi (11.6 km) away. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 32.5 mi (52.3 km) away: Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala). Kailua-Kona might not have very many public transit options to choose from so a rental car could be an economical alternative to explore the area.

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