Restful Kailua Cottage
Travel Blogs from Kailua-Kona
Today was the second day Into my trip and it was a pretty relaxing day with only one activity to do which was the Kaloko-Honokohau National Park – hike, although it was a long and tiring hike it was beautiful to see all the natural wildlife and the magnificent floral. The hike would be great for a school trip because of all the cultural environment and animals we saw on the hike. Young people would enjoy it because not only is it outdoors but it is also amazing ...
... tired after our experience and when we docked a little after five, we were pretty hungry too. A suggestion from travel advisor, Binanellis' Pizza and Pasta in the Keauhou Shopping center called our name. Used to advertise as Chicago pizza but our waitress said they are a mid thick and thin pie...not the real deal. Back to the hotel for more pool time, on with the gin rummy tournament, reading and then snoozing by the ...
... of beaches normally associated with Hawai'i. Long, white, and sandy (as opposed to black volcanic rock or salt and pepper sand). I spent the rest of the afternoon at the island's most famous beach: Hapuna.
Completely relaxed and blown away by the day's sightseeing I drove the last strech home whilst the sun was going down. Even the views of the stretch of coast my condo was one were breathtaking. Hawai'i turned out exactly the way I had pictured it!
... a site here. We spent most of the morning figuring out travel plans and booking sites.
Finally all was arranged and we drove the stunning saddle road that runs between Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea. The saddle itself is about 1900m above sea level. Quite the uphill climb! We also went to the Mauna Kea information centre, partway up that mountain. We’re planning on coming back on the 24th to hike to the ...
... lunch for our afternoon beach-trip. Tom and Lynn decided they would like to come along as well; and then our little beach day turned into a drive-along adventure through the many beaches of Kailua-Kona.
We started off at Pine-Trees. While this beach has been around for a while, and was a local favorite, a newly formed golfcourse and subdivision has made accessing this beach quite easy. Because the subdivision is not quite ...
Other places to stay in Kailua-Kona
75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona | 3 star hotelfrom $150
- No no no no no!!!! Don't stay here!
- Not the value you hoped for...
- My Wife Remembers
75-5646 Palani Road, Kailua-Kona | 2 star hotelfrom $107
- Hidden Quality
- Stayed there for 13 days
- Excellent budget hotel
75-5739 Alii Dr., Kailua-Kona | 2 star hotelfrom $119
- If you are on a budget......
- Never Again
- Pleasant Stay
78-7190 Kaleiopapa Street, Kailua-Kona | 3 star hotelfrom $135
75-6000 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona | 2 star hotelfrom $46
- NOT alot of Bang for your Buck
- Right on the water in Sea Village condo #3317
- Nice, quiet place
75-5968 Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona | 2 star hotelfrom $56
- Not special
- The Pearl of Kona