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Ocean View SALE Best Price Guarantee Royal Sea Cliff #1 Resort KONA 5 STAR, WiF

Bedrooms Studio
Space 600 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 10 nights


About the property

King Studio Full Kitchen A/C Parking Wi-Fi Sleeps 3 Spacious 600 S.F. Ocean View


An architectural masterpiece that cascades down from an ancient lava-flow bluff to a wide swath of the best pristine oceanfront in Hawaii. Horizon Ocean Views of Local Fisherman, Cruise Ships, Whales and Dolphins, Surfers, and Parasailing, and SunSets. With over 7 tropical acres, your apartment is an oasis of privacy and peacefulness.


Many love the easy and level stroll, run or bike to the historic center of Kona. (Hint: try the 2 dollar town “trolley”). Where the iconic Black Stone Church and the Queens Palace stand. And plenty of good shopping, restaurants, bars, live entertainment and a lively farmers/crafts market in the center of town.

HOME AWAY FROM HOME (and free wireless)

Your King Studio apartment is a private end unit with Central Air Condition, free Wi-Fi, free Phone calls to anywhere in the U.S.and gated Indoor Parking. With its 9’ high ceilings and large Lanai (Porch) it is quite spacious. A welcome kit of soaps and paper products makes you first days very convenient.

A full-size Kitchen and Dining Bar is stocked with appliances and utensils. A large Refrigerator, Microwave, Dishwasher, and Stove with a large Oven, perfect for cooking and baking. The full length Closet and dressing area has a convenient Washer/Dryer and a separate Vanity area. The full-sized bathtub/shower has it's own private room. The apartment is Wheel-Chair accessible.

You’ll certainly be spending a lot of time on the Lanai, with its tropical garden and horizon ocean views. There is a wet bar with sink to rinse your sandy swimwear and sandals off. And a nice patio set with four chairs for refreshing dining. Along with a couple of nice lounge chairs.


The Resort is beautifully maintained,. You can walk the central gardens with palms, mangoes, and a stream with waterfalls and pools along your way. There are beautiful high walkway vantage points over the gardens. As you reach the Ocean, there are two large Swimming Pools, fresh-water or salt water, directly on the Ocean Front. They have Cabanas, a jetted spa, covered dining, professional BBQ areas,. Plus a Ping Pong Table, a Tennis Court, and a Game Room. The Lobby computer with a printer is free for your use.


Included are Three Free weekly Cultural Activities. Monday afternoon, there is live Entertainment. Tuesday is a live performance and Free local foods and drinks. Friday morning is free Lei making, breakfast treats and live entertainment

Cultural and Island travel information seminars take place several mornings each week in the front lobby.


Summer Rates, $20.00 less a night than last year. WHAT! in one of the best resorts on the island full of amenities and walking distance to Kona, on a wide pristine coast.

It’s the best pricing in the complex. Guaranteed!

*I guarantee that my apartments are the lowest priced in Royal Sea Cliff Resort (RSC) when you reserve. If you find a lower price at another RSC unit I will match that price, if you provide the details about the unit and it still is available within 3 days of your reservation. And it has the same times/conditions as my apartment

Call or e-mail Tom Kahl today.

More Details

Tom Kahl
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Korean
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 May, 2018

About Tom Kahl

After college at Pennsylvania State University, I started from scratch, a successful outdoor store called Outdoor Experience. Ironically, except for leading trips and teaching windsurfing, it kept me away from the outdoors.

I sold it and moved to the San Francisco Bay area.

I invested in homes in San Francisco, Ca. and Park City, Utah.

Loving the outdoors and nature naturally drew me to Hawaii.

It's so special, no where else on earth combines Fun, Excitement, and Beauty with a perfect year-round Climate.

Tom Kahl purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Tom Kahl chose Kailua-Kona

I searched the Kona Coast with the best agents in Kona, Kona Resort Properties. Royal Sea Cliff Resort, has the best of all worlds. Beautiful maintained and superly designed and on best part of the Ocean and Coast. It is the closest Resort to Kona, (easy walk) that still feels like a tropical paradise.

What makes this apartment unique

This Architecture is the best of the modern styles. It works so well with the Land and the Ocean, and the ancient Lava Flow Bluff. Though the buildings look imposing, they are not over 25' tall at any one place. Only a few Studios were built, and are special since they are always at the end of the wings, surrounded on three sides with lush tropical vegetation. Very private and very peaceful.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in the Kailua-Kona in the North Kona

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • resort
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Double Bed
  • 1 King Bed and 1 full bed
  • Books
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

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Ocean View SALE Best Price Guarantee Royal Sea Cliff #1 Resort KONA 5 STAR, WiF
average rating of 4.375 based on 8 reviews

Comfortable quiet studio

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our 10 day stay in this studio unit at the Royal Sea Cliff. It is an end unit, so it is quiet and private with easy access to parking. The view and lanai are very nice. There is plenty of room on the lanai for the two lounge chairs and a round table which we enjoyed as an ideal place for sunset dinners. Ocean view is very pleasant and photos on the listing are accurate. One thing I really enjoyed about the Lanai is that it is shaded until early afternoon and thus a very comfortable retreat on which to relax, enjoy a coffee and book and catch the view of the ocean through the palms.

The unit is a studio but there is ample room for a couple. The full kitchen, washer/dryer and bathroom down the entry hall all adds to the sense of spaciousness not usually expected in a studio. The unit was clean and well equipped, and the owner was attentive and business dealings clear and well managed.

This was our second stay at the Royal Sea Cliff which has become a favorite option on the Kona side. We will definitely return next time we find ourselves on the big island.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Over stuffed apartment

  • 1 of 5

Don't know who's apt that is , but it was not ours . The "condo " was overfilled with miss matched ,thrift store not easily used furniture . Kitchen was so poorly stocked with basic food prep and storage items ,it was difficult to use . Not good value for the price. You can do better with a little searching .

  • Review Submitted: 28-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: WARNING: This Review Not Site Approved; Review may not be True. Hi this is Tom, I own this apartment. I meet my guest and he loved my apartment, including how Comfortable and Clean it was, and the Ocean View, and for the well stocked the Kitchen (I include all for cooking and baking). I was hurt by this untruth. I investigated and found they had an altercation with the hotel staff (the hotel is not affiliated with me). The staff said he was unruly. Please Read the True Reviews, and note that I Guarantee that my apartment is as pictured. The photos have been independently verified. Thanks, and enjoy. Sincerely, Tom Kahl
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We had a very relaxing stay. Found everything we needed. Would stay again.

  • 4 of 5

Grounds are beautiful. Condo was well stocked with everything. Used the facility's BBQ lots. Found that you really didn't need to use the ac as a stand up fan provided lots of air movement. Condo was clean and the bed very comfortable. You had a nice partial view of the ocean and could always hear the surf too. Tom was very accommodating and would absolutely stay here again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay--good view--nice pools

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Has everything you need

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A Big Aloha to my nice Guest. I really appreciate that she told me how much she liked her apartment, for it was well located and was convenient to town and had an Ocean View. I welcome Gail to return at any time at my best rates. Sincerely, Tom Kahl KonaRents
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Comfortable Clean Condo

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the Royal Sea Cliff condo. The condo was clean, comfortable and had everything we needed. It was very relaxing to enjoy morning coffee on the lanai and was a great place to come back to after a long day of sight seeing. The location of the property is close enough to town that we could walk. The property has two very nice swimming pools that we enjoyed. Tom, the owner was available to us when we needed him.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Dec-2015
  • Date of Stay: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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THIS is where you want to stay in Kona!

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful place to stay in Kona!! The property is beautiful and centrally located. We enjoyed the two pools...a quiet pool if you prefer it, and a regular one for the kids. The quiet pool was especially nice for some relaxing downtime. Our particular unit was great. Very clean, well decorated and supplied with everything we needed, perfectly comfortable even in the hottest and muggiest weather in 30 years, according to the locals! The owner was so attentive and actually personally came to take care of anything that wasn't perfect. They really do their best to make it as comfortable and well-appointed as if it were their own home. We've stayed in several places in Kona and this was by far the best experience we've had.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Kona International
Nearest Barpub
Deli Store
Nearest Motorway
Alii Dr.
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many in town
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
1 mile, plus 4 beaches with-in 3 miles


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £100.25

Always, no hassle refunds or credits given for every cancellation within terms of our rental agreement. Ask for details. State of Hawaii evidence of taxes paid TA (GE) 006044057601
Kona Rents is Certified Compliant for Credit Card Security.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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