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Overview of Royal Kona Resort

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Beach nearby, beach massages
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool loungers

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationHonl's Beach6 min walk
    Popular LocationHulihee Palace13 min walk
    Popular LocationKailua-Kona Wharf16 min walk
    AirportKailua-Kona, HI (KOA-Kona Intl.)18 min drive
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  • Deluxe Room, Partial Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 36 sq m
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Partial Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room, Ocean View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 36 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Corner

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Corner
  • Deluxe Room, Oceanfront

    Room amenities

    • 36 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Oceanfront
  • Deluxe Room

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 36 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room

About this area

Kailua-Kona

Located in Kailua-Kona, Royal Kona Resort is in the historical district and near the beach. Kona Le'a Plantation is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Magic Sands Beach and Kahalu'u Beach Park. Kona Community Aquatic Center and Mauka Meadows Coffee Farm are also worth visiting. Kayaking and scuba diving offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and ecotours nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Honl's Beach - 6 min walk
  • Hulihee Palace - 13 min walk
  • Kailua-Kona Wharf - 16 min walk
  • Mauna Kea Summit - 19 min walk
  • Kona Community Aquatic Center - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportKailua-Kona, HI (KOA-Kona Intl.) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Don The Beachcomber — 1 min walk
  • Don's Mai Tai Bar — 1 min walk
  • Humpy's Big Island Alehouse - 3 min walk
  • Foster's Kitchen - 4 min walk
  • Lava Java - 5 min walk

About this property

Royal Kona Resort

3.5-star hotel near the beach
At Royal Kona Resort, hit the nearby beach, dine on-site at Don The Beachcomber or enjoy a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. All 436 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and balconies or patios. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with cable channels.
Royal Kona Resort offers 436 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Kailua-Kona hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

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

Lotus Center Spa has 2 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.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global), SafeStay (AHLA - USA) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (USD 18 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: USD 22.95 for adults and USD 12.50 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tennis lessons
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Filipino
  • Japanese

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Conference space (5400 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - on the beach
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Handrails in hallways
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • In-room accessibility
  • Pool access ramp on site
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Roll-in shower
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Anyone traveling to Hawaii is required to have a government Safe Travels account and self-quarantine for 14 days. Beginning October 15, travelers who have proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than 72 hours before arriving are exempt from quarantine.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 24 March 2020 to 14 October 2020 (dates subject to change).
The following facilities or services will be unavailable from November 24 2020 to January 31 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 22.95 for adults and USD 12.50 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: USD 18 per night (in/out privileges)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
Tax ID - TA-130-995-4048-01
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Kona Resort
Kona Royal
Kona Royal Resort
Royal Kona
Royal Kona Resort
Royal Resort Kona
Royal Kona Resort Kailua-kona
Royal Kona Kailua-kona
Royal Kona Kailua
Royal Kona Resort Hotel
Royal Kona Hotel Kailua-kona
Royal Kona Resort Kailua-Kona
Royal Kona Resort Hotel Kailua-Kona
Royal Kona Resort Hawaii/kailua-kona

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Royal Kona Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Royal Kona Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Royal Kona Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Royal Kona Resort have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Royal Kona Resort pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Royal Kona Resort?
Self-parking is available for USD 18 per night.
What time is check-in at Royal Kona Resort?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at Royal Kona Resort?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Royal Kona Resort located?
Situated in the historical district, this spa hotel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Hulihee Palace and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Magic Sands Beach. Kahalu'u Beach Park and Kona Le'a Plantation are also within 6 mi (10 km).
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5 - Excellent
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4.0/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
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Ocean view was incredible. Breakfast was delicious.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Wonderful view of the ocean with dolphins every day
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

4/5 Good

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Right on the ocean , great sunsets, not hard to get to or get to other places. Staff is great. Walls are a little thin, doors need a softener installed so they don’t slam when they close. I could hear the doors slamming all thruout the night.
Stayed 7 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Renovated and extremely clean. Everyone shows Aloha and no resort fees. Lovely views a great location.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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This is a amazing place to stay at with the most beautiful ocean view . The food is amazing as well and the staff are very friendly.
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2020

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