A lively seaside town convenient to the Kona International Airport, Kailua Kona is a tropical paradise with a personality all its own. Historically, Kailua Kona was both a fishing village and a relaxation haven for Hawaii's royalty. Now, lush vegetation, relaxing sandy beaches, and excellent amenities make Kailua Kona a must-see destination to visit or reside. Whether you are looking for posh, lively nightlife, or a great place to relax with a good book, Kailua Kona has something for everyone.
You may recognize the name Kailua Kona, or Kona, because of its notability as being the launching site for the annual Ironman World Championship, or because of the popular Kona Coffee and Mauna Loa brands.