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Island Decor Looking Toward LanaiTime to Relax with Queen Bed and Sofa
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Malama Iki

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Malama Iki

3 guests
2 beds
1 bath
3 guests
2 beds
1 bath
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

The Kona Islander Inn is located on Ali'i Drive in Kailua Kona, across from the Pacific Ocean. Numerous beaches are within walking distance. Dining and shopping opportunities abound. All are welcome in the spirit of Aloha!


Air conditioning
Free parking on premises
Hot tub

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 queen bed, 1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years) - The studio does not include a crib.
No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 12AM (midnight)
Check out by 11AM


24 Reviews

Beverly User Profile
July 2018
Second floor unit that accommodates 3 adults. Smooth check-in at front desk but parking close to unit can be an issue. Finally figured out back entrance off Ali'i that helped significantly. Great view of pool area and nice deck. Really enjoyed the extras; mini fridge, extra fan w…
Julie User Profile
June 2018
It’s not a resort, but a good place to shower and sleep. Pros: Location, location, location! Great spot that is close to many local restaurants that you can easily walk to. Parking was easy. Richey was very responsive to my questions. Loved having a lanai to eat breakfast on. Con…
Tava User Profile
June 2018
This condo may be in an older complex, but don't let that be a factor. The condo was very clean and you can't hardly beat the location. We felt very safe, easy check in and always had a spot to park. Richey sent us updates on the volcano activity before we checked in that gave us…
Richey User Profile
Response from Richey:
Wow! The nicest review, ever. Our cleaner Breanna, deserves much of the credit. Thank you. Richey and Merita.
June 2018
Jennifer User Profile
June 2018
Great location! Parking a little tight at night but was always able to find a spot. The pool area isn’t really made for kids who want to have fun. Overall we loved it here.
John User Profile
June 2018
Check-in & parking process was quick & easy. My impression of the complex was that it hasn't changed since the "Brady Bunch" had their Hawaiian holiday. The complex grounds and pool area was very clean and well maintained. The tiki torches were lit in the evening which was an …
Alfred User Profile
June 2018
Great home base for exploring Big Island! The location is prime - it is walking distance to the farmer’s market and have a lot of top rated restaurants within walking distance. Driving wise it was pretty central to the west coast of the island. The space is well designed and comf…
Noreen User Profile
May 2018
Richey’s place is in a great location! It has everything you need to make a great stay, and is very cozy. The studio is very large and true to description. Balcony view is lovely! Would definitely stay again in the future, and highly recommend to others!

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Point Arena, California, United StatesJoined in January 2018
Richey User Profile
24 Reviews
I am a working finish carpenter and sailor. In addition to my lovely wife, Merita, my passion is my 30' traditional wood sailboat. I have been involved in small town politics for 30 years. Please don't hold that against me.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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