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  • A: Yes. Kona International Airport is just 9 miles, a quick 15-20-minute drive south on HI-19 to Royal Kona Resort. You may take a car service, shuttle or rent a car right from the airport to our hotel. If renting, please note that there is a $12/day parking fee. You may add an Alamo Rent-A-Car directly to your room reservation. Taxi service is available to and from the Kona International Airport for approximately $40 each way.                

    Directions from Kona Airport to the Hotel:

    • Turn right on Queen Kaahumanu Highway (HI-19) towards Kailua-Kona
    • Turn right on Palani Road
    • Palani Road makes a natural left turn onto Alii Drive
    • The Royal Kona Resort is located one mile ahead on the right
Reservations: 1-800-222-5642