Makalawena/Pu'u Ali'i, Kailua-Kona

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Makalawena/Pu'u Ali'i is located in Kailua-Kona. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Kailua-Kona holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Makalawena/Pu'u Ali'i and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The most beautiful for me Beach on Hawaii. Unfortunately he is now accessible by car. I wonder how long it is still so beautiful.
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  • Easy hike from parking lot to vast beach area. Take water and sunscreen for personal use. May be a good idea to have shoes for part of the walk and then slippers are fine.  more »
  • First and foremost, let me say that I have been to many beaches in Hawaii. I have lost count regarding how many times I have visited the islands and this beach left me wondering if it gets any better ...  more »

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Where to stay in Kailua-Kona

If you wish to indulge yourself while on the Kona coastline of the "Big Island," book your stay at one of Kailua-Kona's fully furnished beachside villas, offering spa services, free Wi-Fi, and secure parking. You can also try one of the coastline's luxury resorts, featuring tennis courts, fitness centers, and on-site activities like hula lessons and diving classes. Smaller hotels a short drive from the city may not offer beach access, but they provide plenty of privacy at a fraction of the cost of the area's big resorts.
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