Kona Cruise Reviews

Kona Cruise Port
Member Reviews
Kona Overview
While cruise ships call it "Kona," this stop on the western part of the island of Hawaii is actually a region rather than an actual city. Ships anchor in Kailua Bay and tender their guests to the ...
rmacleod141
02/17
It was because Holland America goes to Kona whereas Princess doesn't that we took this cruise, as Kona is one ... Read more
pretzels66
02/17
island where you could finally walk into the port and just enjoy the little town. very nice, a few small ... Read more
markl9999
02/17
Walked around town a bit. Went to Kona brewing (an average brewery we have been to 170 of them, good food). ... Read more
GulfTX
02/17
We rented a car and explored on our own. Great way to see the out-of-the-way places! Read more
McSweeney
02/17
Did a walk Read more
frankandjill
02/17
We took the HOHO ride around town. Read more
Barbie-B
02/17
We rented a car for one day and toured on our own. Read more
cruisecandi
02/17
car rental again, this time Thirty at the King Kamehameha hotel, when you get of tender directly across the ... Read more
Lukeslady
01/17
Just embarked and enjoyed a lunch and walk around near the port. Quite enjoyable. Read more
IVF
01/17
First visit. Simple pleasure, swim, coffee. Read more
andybruce
01/17
FLOWERS EVERYWHERE Read more
fraucindy
01/17
We rented a car here as well and drove along the coast to a coffee plantation, another national park, the ... Read more
ingridshaus
01/17
Rented car for 2 1/2 hours. Went to Place of Refuge and Kealakekua bay and stopped at Walmart for souveniers, ... Read more
restasured
01/17
We took the tender in, caught a cab to White Sands Beach, stayed a couple of hours, then cabbed back to town ... Read more
Nozzlehead
12/16
The ship tender process was awful.... Took almost 3 hours for our number to be called. By that time we ... Read more
Umbarger
12/16
Love this port because you can shop and snorkel. Read more
LDS4me
12/16
Did it ourselves. Read more
Karyn RN
12/16
Did coffee,chocolate and soap tour Read more
Floridastorm
12/16
We decided, due to limited time in port and having to tender back and forth, to just go into town and walk ... Read more
sojournertruth
12/16
Hulihe'e Palace was a delightful place to tour. The "ladies" were obviously enamored of their ... Read more
Fireplace777
10/16
Convenient location of beach near the dock. Read more
cutters60
10/16
Beautiful beach but very rocky. Lava fields around it. Place has free beach chairs but only four cabanas ... Read more
lindiloo65
10/16
We took the tender to Kona and walk some and took taxis some mostly doing shopping and ate at Kona Brewery. ... Read more
roundup1
10/16
The Kona coast is dotted with fun stores and several excellent snorkeling beaches. The tender was very easy ... Read more
cavydad
09/16
Great place for a walk about. Nice shops and the shave ice at Scandia was great. Read more
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