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SALE Ocean View Best Price Guarantee Royal Sea Cliff #1 Resort KONA 5 STAR Wi-F

Bedrooms 1
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 10 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom Full Kitchen A/C Parking Wi-Fi Sleeps 4 Spacious 1000 S.F. Ocean View

Royal Sea Cliff Resort, Kailua Kona, Hawaii

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.

Yet only a mile to Kona

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 early 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. Plus free parking just off the main street.

Home away from home (and free wireless)

Your spacious One Bedroom apartment (largest in complex) is a private near-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’ plus 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 are perfect for cooking and baking. The full 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. And a nice patio set with four chairs for refreshing dining. Along with a couple of nice lounge chairs.

Royal Sea Cliff Resort amenities

The Resort is well maintained, it feels so tropical. 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.

Both have dressing room facilities, a jetted spa, a cabana , and covered dining areas

There are 2 professional BBQ areas, ping pong table, a tennis court, plus a game room. Also a computer with a printer for your free use.

Free bonus

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 tour information seminars take place mornings near the front lobby.

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 price 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 a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 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 2013

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.


Kailua-Kona Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • Separate dressing area from toilet tub room, so multiple people can use it at once. Full size bathtub and shower over it.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King bed can be made in to 2 twins beds
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King Bed, in a spacious private bedroom ***2 Twin beds can be made up in the bedroom for you. Nice Sofa Sleeper in the living room with and extra mattress topper for comfort.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Always, No Hassel Refunds or Credits given for all Cancellations. Ask About details


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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SALE Ocean View Best Price Guarantee Royal Sea Cliff #1 Resort KONA 5 STAR Wi-F
average rating of 4.5833335 based on 12 reviews
Bellerose, NY

Great vacation stay!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I did a two week plus stay at the Royal Sea Cliff in Tom's unit back in October and November. in brief, our time could not have been more enjoyable.

The resort itself is outstanding. The property is beautifully maintained wherever one walks. At the end of the day we looked forward to a daily swim in the pool which overlooks the waves crashing against the volcanic rocks that make up the shoreline. It is an easy walk into Kona should one so desire in order to eat at one of the numerous restaurants located there. (Car rental, however, is essential to explore all that the Big Island has to offer) Should one desire to stay in and prepare a meal, there is a Costco warehouse nearby where locals and tourists all gravitate towards.

As for our accommodation itself, my wife and I have nothing but praise for the unit that we stayed in. When we entered the unit, our first observation was that everything was immaculate. I had spoken to Tom prior to our stay and he indicated that he was upgrading some of the appliances just before our arrival. Everything we needed was provided-it was our home away from home. During our stay, the cable company was doing an upgrade of the WiFi services that they provided.

In summary, my wife and I agreed that we could not have had a more pleasurable vacation.

  • Submitted: Dec 2, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice unit, responsive and considerate owner

  • 5 of 5

Spacious, clean, great covered lanai, resort well maintained. Tom excellent to deal with. Location very good to access town restaurants, shops, and sight seeing routes. parking convenient. Unit near tennis court. Pools at ocean side of resort. Beautiful outdoor corridor links different levels, and pool access. A very nice upper level terrace at ocean end of resort for sunset drinks. Would stay again, thanks Tom!

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Condo

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in this beautiful clean and spacious condo. It was nicely decorated in a tropical setting and very homey. It is only a mile from town that has allot of shops and restaurants but it was hard to leave the condo when we could sit on the lanai and watch a beautiful sunset every night. We were lucky to meet Tom, the owner who was very accommodating and always willing to answer questions. If you wonder if we would stay again,

my answer, in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location, great value

  • 4 of 5

The location was very close to downtown Kona, shopping, restaurants, etc. It was a great value. Not a direct ocean view but very nice. The pool is awesome. The condo was spacious, clean, nicely decorated. It was very relaxing, quiet area.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha To my nice Guest, Thank you for the nice review. I appreciate that Kent mentioned several times to me, how well he liked the my nice apartment; for it's convenient location to town and parking, and how spacious it was, and how well equipped and comfortable it was. My Apartment is a direct Ocean View and it Faces the Ocean and I even have verified photos of the Ocean view, that I would be pleased to send to any guest who would ask. I believe he meant that it is not Ocean Front View (which means there is nothing at all in front of you). You can get a few of those, yet the least expensive that I see today would be more than a Thousand Dollars more for his stay. Kent again thanks for your nice emails and you are welcome to come back at anytime and at my best rates. Sincerely, Tom Kahl KonaRents
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Spacious Retreat

  • 4 of 5

Lots of space, well equipped, and convenient parking. The use of a small ice chest, beach towels, and beach chairs came in real handy visiting the various beaches around the island.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay at this condo from Jan 21st to Jan 28th. Tom was more than helpful anytime I contacted him. The condo was clean. Very large complex with two pools and a hot tub. Close to downtown Kona.

I have to comment one more time that Tom was great. My family and I highly recommend staying here. I went with my parents (both 60+) and my fiancé (29 yrs)

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha to my nice guests Alissa and here family. I was pleased that she mentioned to me, how well stocked with necessities, cooking and baking items, and that is was more than large enough for there family of 4. (It is the largest one bedroom in the complex). And importantly that it is very clean. Alissa and her family are most welcome back at any time, for they will always have a place where they belong.
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Tea:licious Cafe
Jackie Rey's Ohana Grill
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Thai Rin Restaurant & Bar
Thai Restaurant
Japanese Restaurant
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Daylight Mind Coffee Company
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Cuz'ns Deli Pizza & Ice Cream
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Longboard Legends Pizza
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Asian Fusion Restaurant
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Sukiyaki and Shabu Shabu Restaurant
Hulihe‘e Palace
Mokuaikaua Church
Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Kona International Airport
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Mauna Loa Village
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Jackie's Ohana Grill
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Kahalu'u Beach

Located Right On Alii Drive Which is Kona's Life-blood, Everything Happens On Alii Drive. It is an Easy Level Walk to the Town Center. Along the Way See Art Galleries, Coves With Booming Waves, Restaurants, and Many Unique Shops. Don't Miss the Stone Church, Queens Palace, Or the Year-round Market. Don't Miss Coffee Farm Tours




Additional information about rental rates

housekeeping $140
Tax Rate 13.42%

Always, no hassle refunds or credits given for every cancellation. Ask for details. State of Hawaii evidence of taxes paid- TA (GE) 006-044-0576-01
Kona Rents is Certified Compliant for Credit Card Security.

Please call or email for any questions, and I will email you the evening before your stay with your check-in Information.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.