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An Oceanfront Kona, Hawaii Hotel On Scenic Kailua Bay

A dramatic oceanfront setting overlooking picturesque Kailua Bay, the Royal Kona Resort is the perfect destination for a Big Island vacation or event. With Pacific waves crashing on lava shores feet away, the resort exudes the laid-back spirit of Hawaii. Tiki-inspired architecture invites you to kick off your shoes and enjoy an authentic island escape. Savor spectacular sunsets from your private lanai.
Soak up the sunshine in our saltwater lagoon or sparkling pool. Explore active volcanoes, hike rugged mountain trails, scuba dive with manta rays, or take a helicopter tour minutes from our resort. Walk to the charming seaside village of Kailua-Kona with wonderful restaurants, shops, historic sites and activities. 
Royal Kona Resort is a short 20 minute drive from Kona International Airport, and convenient shuttle service, taxis and rental cars will get you here in no time. Say aloha to fun at Royal Kona Resort.

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Airports and Transportation

  • Taxis - approx. $40 each way from Kona International Airport
  • Kona International Airport - 8.8 Miles
Reservations: 1-800-222-5642