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Immaculate; Air Cond; Ocean/Garden views; Free Snacks, GIG WiFi6, HBO & Show
5/5 Exceptional! (71 reviews)
Wonderful!
"I really enjoyed staying here. The property is a great location. Peaceful and secluded yet a short drive from everything. Lisa and Martha put a lot of work into this place and it shows. Hope to visit again in the future!"

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2022

Immaculate; Air Cond; Ocean/Garden views; Free Snacks, GIG WiFi6, HBO & Show
Immaculate; Air Cond; Ocean/Garden views; Free Snacks, WiFi, HBO, & Showtime
5/5 Exceptional! (61 reviews)
Fantastic!
"This was our second visit to this property and it was just as wonderful as the first time. Lisa and Martha were great and very thoughtful hosts. The rooms were spotless and well equipped. We hope to return again!"

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

Immaculate; Air Cond; Ocean/Garden views; Free Snacks, WiFi, HBO, & Showtime
BEAUTIFUL 2 BEDROOM, 2 BATHS END UNIT ON GOLF COURSE WITH OCEAN VIEWS
4.9/5 Exceptional! (51 reviews)
Beautiful, calm and relaxing!
"We have stayed in a lot of condos but have never felt quite so appreciated… From the awesome welcome basket to the excellent communication with Annalise… It was amazing! This unit is on a corner so has exceptional airflow and was very comfortable. The furnishings were very nice, it was a well equipped ..."

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2022

BEAUTIFUL 2 BEDROOM, 2 BATHS END UNIT ON GOLF COURSE WITH OCEAN VIEWS

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KONA'S BEST BEACH! Swim-Snorkel-BodySurf! WiFi. FUN!
4.6/5 Exceptional! (115 reviews)
Freat Place, + Parking
"Very nice apt, good location."

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

KONA'S BEST BEACH! Swim-Snorkel-BodySurf! WiFi. FUN!
Kanaloa at Kona by Outrigger
3 out of 5
78-261 Manukai St, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
4.2/5 Very Good! (496 reviews)
"This property has everything you need for a self contained apartment. We had an ocean front unit which has amazing views and we watched the sunset each night. Choice of three pools, it’s close to supermarket and a short drive to restaurants and the beach. Will never stay anywhere else!"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2022

Kanaloa at Kona by Outrigger
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 $302 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
$302
per night
Nov 28 - Nov 29
4.2/5 Very Good! (999 reviews)
"The staff was so friendly and cared about all of the guests staying"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2022

Courtyard by Marriott King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel
Beautiful, Spacious, Garden View Studio with Kitchenette. Wir Sprechen Deutsch.
4.1/5 Very Good! (7 reviews)
"It was alright the was fair the garden wasn’t what I expected but acceptable."

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2022

Beautiful, Spacious, Garden View Studio with Kitchenette. Wir Sprechen Deutsch.
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 $230 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
$230
per night
Nov 28 - Nov 29
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,696 reviews)
"nice and convenient facility"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2022

Royal Kona Resort
Come see the turtles at Gates Beach
4.1/5 Very Good! (42 reviews)
Would stay here again.
"Wish there was an Kamaina discount."

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2022

Come see the turtles at Gates Beach
Castle Kona Reef, a Condominium Resort
3 out of 5
75-5888 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740
3.8/5 Good! (691 reviews)
"1/2 mile from downtown Kona. Easy parking Great air conditioning"

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2022

Castle Kona Reef, a Condominium Resort
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Kailua-Kona Historic Hotels information

 

Historic Hotels in Kailua-Kona

57

Highest price $302
Cheapest price $230
Number of guest reviews 4229
Total number of hotels in Kailua-Kona 2408

 

Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Kailua-Kona?

You're already probably planning a visit to places with historical relevance while on vacation in Kailua-Kona. And while you're here, you can visit the array of shops and scenic seaside. You can also relish a trip to the top-notch restaurants.

What's the best hotel in Kailua-Kona to learn about local history?

Based on our travel knowledge, RVC at Kona Reef Resort - #2 Dec.15-dec.22 is a top resort for history buffs booking on Expedia. If you're interested in local history, another choice for your stay is RVC at Kona Reef Resort - #1 Dec.15-dec.22.

How many historical hotels are there in Kailua-Kona?

Kailua-Kona is home to 2408 lodging options bookable on Expedia but not many designated as historic hotels.

What are the most important historical sites and other places in Kailua-Kona?

Kailua-Kona is notable for landmarks like Kailua Pier, Ahu'ena Heiau, and Hulihee Palace. Cultural venues include Haleo Luau, Hulihe‘e Palace State Monument, and Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Kailua-Kona Wharf and Kona Brewing Company.

What is a historic hotel like in Kailua-Kona?

By choosing a historic hotel, you can spend a night or two someplace that has an officially recognized national historic designation. A stately home, palace or even a lodge, old police station, or skyscraper can be turned into a historic hotel provided that it's a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found in the public spaces and guestrooms of such hotels in Kailua-Kona, giving a historical feel.

What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?

"Heritage hotel" is a term often used in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and actual building of a historic hotel is generally what's most important. For a heritage hotel, often it's the cultural value as well as how it shaped the community.

Do historic hotels in Kailua-Kona have modern facilities?

Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, but every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions. Private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, free and fast Internet, and the normal amenities found at a contemporary hotel will also be available in a historic hotel. When you choose a historic hotel in Kailua-Kona, don't worry that you'll be staying at a place that's uncomfortable or rundown.

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