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What's Kailua-Kona like?

People go to Kailua-Kona to soak up the sun at Magic Sands Beach and to catch a glimpse of famous monuments like Hulihee Palace. Travelers also like the city's lovely seaside views and restaurants. Nature lovers can explore top areas such as Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park and Kahalu'u Beach Park. While you're here, make time to enjoy other sights such as Big Island Country Club.

Where are the best places to stay in Kailua-Kona?

We have 1512 Kailua-Kona accommodations with prices starting at USD 72. Choose one of our 121 deals and get discounts of up to 40%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Kailua-Kona and the surrounding area:

  • • 16 5-star accommodations from USD 391 per night
  • • 203 4-star accommodations from USD 149 per night
  • • 136 3-star accommodations from USD 110 per night
  • • 2 2-star accommodations from USD 160 per night

Here are our travelers' top 5 places to stay in Kailua-Kona:

Ohi'a Park Estate

Upscale B&B
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Spa tub • Central location

Big Island Retreat

Walking distance from Kahalu'u Beach Park
  • • Free parking • Free WiFi • Beach sun loungers • Terrace • Walkable location

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai

Kailua-Kona beachfront resort with 7 outdoor pools, spa
  • • Free parking • Free WiFi • 5 restaurants • Golf course • Spacious rooms

Hale Maluhia Country Inn

3-star B&B, convenient to Holualoa Gallery
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Spa tub • Central location

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kailua-Kona

Walking distance from Hulihee Palace
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Fitness center • Outdoor pool • Family friendly

How to Get to Kailua-Kona

What are the closest airports to Kailua-Kona?

  • • Kailua-Kona, HI (KOA-Kona Intl.), 11 mi (17.7 km) from central Kailua-Kona
  • • Kamuela, HI (MUE-Waimea-Kohala), 21.1 mi (33.9 km) from central Kailua-Kona

Things to See and Do in Kailua-Kona

What is there to see in Kailua-Kona?

  • • Hulihee Palace
  • • Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park
  • • Magic Sands Beach
  • • Kahalu'u Beach Park
  • • Kailua-Kona Wharf

What is there to do in Kailua-Kona?

  • • Big Island Country Club
  • • Kona Le'a Plantation
  • • Kona Country Club
  • • Hawaii Gateway Energy Center
  • • Swing Zone

Other Popular Kailua-Kona Attractions

  • • Manini'owali Beach
  • • Kua Bay
  • • Makalawena Beach
  • • Honokohau Marina
  • • Old Kona Airport State Recreation Area

When is the best time to visit Kailua-Kona?

  • • Hottest months: September, August, July, October (average 87°F)
  • • Coldest months: February, January, March, December (average 66°F)
  • • Rainiest months: January, December, March, and February (average 1.55 inches of rainfall)