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Address: 75-5852 Alii Dr, Royal Kona Resort, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1310
Phone Number: +1 808-329-3111
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Pineapple Juice and a sunset

After checking into my airbnb location I needed some place with wide open space and wifi to do some writing. I sat on one of the chairs in the outer area of the bar. Drank their... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 October 2016
Jessica B
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Gainesville, Florida, United States
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Kailua-Kona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

As far as bars in Kona go, this place is top of the line. Best place in town to catch an evening sunset is right here. The topless Mai Tai is sweet and strong and my lady had a burger with smoked gouda that she raved about later.

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Kellogg, Idaho, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed at the Royal Kona Resort a few times before but stayed in a condo in town during this visit. I have great memories of sipping a pina colada watching the sunset so we came back for nostalgia's sake. Their happy hour prices can't be beat. Even my husband made a comment about how much he liked the location... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there early for happy hour to get a seat for the sunset. Great drinks with good service but the servers are very busy. There could be a few more on for happy hour.

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Grovetown, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went primarily for drinks but noticed their food and drink menu was reasonably priced for a hotel-based restaurant/bar. The drinks were very well made, the atmosphere was nice and relaxed, and the staff was friendly. Even on our way out a gentleman stopped to tell us a story behind one of the photographs in the hall. My favorite drink... More 

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Bishop, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located at the Royal Kona Resort, this open air bar has the best ocean view on the island. Its a great place to come, sit, and relax. They have a full bar with bartenders that know what they are doing. I had dinner here on this trip, as I have on past trips, and its always great. Live entertainment is... More 

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Gainesville, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

After checking into my airbnb location I needed some place with wide open space and wifi to do some writing. I sat on one of the chairs in the outer area of the bar. Drank their pineapple juice, and did some writing. I was on the side closer to the pool. It's a great place to have a drink, watch... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Mai Tai were great and so was the nachos/Kalua pork. Ideal place to watch the sunset. A good time is between 5 -7, when it's happy hours at a special price

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Puyallup, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Parking is tricky you may have to walk, it's right on the beach strip. We read reviews for best Mai Tai on the Island and Don's was the one recommended. Hand crafted with fresh squeezed lime, and house made orgeat and a blend of top shelf rums. They were perfection. Our bartender Garrett is an artist at his craft. They... More 

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Thank 0212013
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for having Maitai and enjoying sunset in beachside with your lover, this is a perfect place for you. I would not recommend dining in here. Food is just okay with hotel priced tag. But having a cockails one or two is definately worth to try. 식사는 하지마시고 바닷가 노을보면서 칵테일 드시는것을 추천드립니다. 호텔 부대시설이라 음식이 호텔가격이지만... More 

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Burbank, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Ok so a salad with fresh Hawaiian fruit should be a no brainier..we Are on Hawaii. Every cube/ slice of fruit ( except for the pineapple) was not ripe- rock hard in fact and inedible. We paid extra to add the the ahi and it was 5 Tiny pieces- not even enough for a fish taco. The " entertainment" decided... More 

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