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Honu Kai B&B

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
A tropical paradise with Aloha and Concierge Class Service ... Beyond Compare! Honu Kai, set on a lush tropical 1.3 acre estate, offers a serene, Zen like feel amidst an old growth garden environment ... so relax, rejuvenate your senses and feel at one with nature — whether it’s lounging on the expansive lanai deck, listening to the water flowing into the koi pond, enjoying the garden jacuzzi under the Kona stars, or letting the occasional rain falling on the roof lull you to sleep. Honu Kai is extremely conscious of our environment and is 100% solar powered. We have been recognized as a Platinum Level Green Leader by TripAdvisor, their highest level of recognition. We use biodegradable toiletries, water efficient fixtures, Energy Star appliances, recycle waste, encourage towel and linen reuse, and serve locally sourced or on-site grown organic produce. Concierge services and trip planning by hosts with many years of experience in executive hospitality and travel services.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Keahole Airport10 km
Kamuela Airport49 km
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

While the owners were very hospitable, friendly, and fun, I was very disappointed in their so-called commitment to the environment. Though their website and info proudly proclaim their devotion to being green, very little was being practiced. They offer those environmentally-horrific (non-biodegradable nor recyclable, and...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Exceeded our expectations!. Pictures do not do it justice. Need to be there to experience the beautiful ambiance. Very peaceful and soothing. The food is great and plentiful. And it is served beautifully. The true beauty of this B and B are its owners Wendi...More

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Response from Wendi W, Owner at Honu Kai B&BResponded 26 August 2018

Mahalo for your review of our island home. Even though we have a great website with great pictures, we do agree with you when you said "pictures do not do it justice". The sounds of the birds and water features, the smells of the many...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was such a magical experience for us! Wendi and Dave catered to our every need and were a wonderful source of information on the Big Island! I would most highly recommend this B&B. We will definitely be back!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed at Honu Kai as part of our trip to the big island and found every aspect about our stay with Dave and Wendi to be excellent. Our original plan was to split time between two places, but we ended up cutting the...More

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Response from WendiW46, Owner at Honu Kai B&BResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review, and most of all for choosing to stay with us. (Twice in one trip) We feel very lucky to live on such a beautiful island and also feel it is our 'Kuleana', or responsibility to make sure all of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our visit to Honu Kai! It has so many distinct touches that make it unique, and it had an extremely zen environment that made it the most relaxing part of our trip across the Hawaiian Islands. The 3-course breakfast was large enough to...More

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Response from WendiW46, Owner at Honu Kai B&BResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo Zoey for choosing to stay with us and allowing us the opportunity to make your stay on our island the best possible. Thanks for mentioning the value of your experience at Honu Kai B&B as well. We believe all the extras we provide to...More

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14 August 2018|
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Response from WendiW46 | Property representative |
We're about a 10 minute drive from the beach.
24 April 2017|
Response from HonuKaiBnBOwners | Property representative |
Aloha! Thank you for the inquiry. I'm sorry we only take guests 17 and older at our B&B. There is a family friendly B&B just down from us, they have a pool that makes it more fun for kids. Try Hawaiian Oasis, you'll enjoy... More
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"I don't think you can go wrong with any of the rooms"
2 weeks ago
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"All rooms are very spezial."
13 Oct 2018
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"All rooms but Lanai Suite is "in" a tree"
3 Sep 2018
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"All rooms would be great"
16 Aug 2018
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United StatesHawaiiIsland of HawaiiKailua-Kona
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