We have partnered with the best hotel, condos and tour operators to provide you with the best deal when coming to the Kona Marathon Events on Hawaii’s Big Island.


Hilton Waikoloa Village – Host Hotel

Hilton Waikoloa VillageImmerse yourself in the Spirit of Aloha, during your visit to Hawaii, the Big Island. With their unmatched location and tropical setting, Hilton Waikoloa Village® makes travel to Hawaii convenient and easy.

  • Located on the Kohala Coast of Hawaii, the Big Island
  • Set amid swaying palms and tropical gardens
  • 20 minutes from Kona International Airport (KOA)


Runner’s Rates and Hawaii Resident Rates will be available soon at the Hilton Waikoloa Village, our host hotel for the June 25, 2017 Kona Marathon Events at Waikoloa Beach Resort.

Check back soon for Athlete Rates for the Kona Marathon Events at Waikoloa Beach Resort – Hilton Runner‘s Rates

Check back soon for Hawaii Resident Rates for Kona Marathon Events at Waikoloa Beach Resort – Hilton Kamaaina Rates (Hawaii address required.)

Waikoloa Beach Resort

Located along the sun-splashed Kohala Coast, the Waikoloa Beach Resort offers a range of accommodation from a luxury hotel to family friendly condos. Come before or stay after the Kona Marathon and experience the wide variety of adventures and activities that will make your vacation on the Big Island of Hawaii most unforgettable.


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Alaska Airlines is pleased to provide discounted travel to the Kona Marathon on Hawai‘i Island. Fly Alaska Airlines to Kona and save 5% on flights from any Alaska Airlines city (excluding Costa Rica, Mexico and Prudhoe Bay, Alaska). Simply click here and travel from June 17-30, 2017. Book by June 30, 2017. The discount is automatically applied. Or enter ECMX314 in the discount code box at Restrictions apply. See site for details.

Shops and Restaurants

Queens Market Place Logo PNGA fun family life style resort destination shopping experience with something for everyone, visitors and residents alike, Queens’ MarketPlace within the Waikoloa Beach Resort presents an exciting collection of boutiques, galleries, shops and services, plus a delightfully diverse Ono Food Court, upscale restaurants and a full schedule of free Hawaiian cultural activities and entertainment.


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Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel

Official Partner Hotel of Kona Marathon Events
62-100 Kauna’oa Drive, Kohala Coast, Hawaii 96743 | Get Directions »
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Visit the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel website or call 808-880-1111 and ask for the Kona Marathon Rate.

Situated on the beautiful Kohala Coast the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel boasts 1,839 acres of oceanfront paradise and is perfectly nestled into the bluffs above sun-splashed Hapuna Beach. It provides guests with modern-day comforts amid a serene Hawaiian ambiance and has recently completed a room renewal to upgrade the look and feel of all of its suites & ocean front guestrooms. Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel offers an exceptional dining experience at its signature Coast Grille restaurant, and features Hawai‘iʻs most unique rounds of golf at its popular links-style, 18-hole course designed by Arnold Palmer and Ed Seay.

Take advantage of special Kona Marathon rates by clicking here. Please note this hotel is approximately 45 minutes driving from the start line of the Kona Marathon Events.


The temperature will be warm and humid. Winds are generally light in Kona at about 15 mph (24 kph) and we’ve rarely had rain during the Kona Marathon.

Temperatures can climb into the upper 80’s during midday, add the humidity and it can make it feel even warmer. As always, on race day and the days before, make sure you hydrate properly.

High Surf Advisory

3:51 AM HST on January 21, 2017
6:00 PM HST on January 21, 2017

High Wind Warning

3:25 AM HST on January 21, 2017
6:00 AM HST on January 22, 2017

Small Craft Advisory, Gale Warning

3:29 AM HST on January 21, 2017
6:00 PM HST on January 22, 2017
Chance of Rain
Saturday 01/21 30%
Chance of Rain
A few showers early, then clearing and windy with ample sunshine by the afternoon. High 86F. Winds ENE at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Sunday 01/22 20%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High 84F. Winds E at 15 to 25 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Chance of Rain
Monday 01/23 40%
Chance of Rain
Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. High around 85F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Tuesday 01/24 20%
Sun and a few passing clouds. High around 85F. S winds shifting to N at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday 01/25 10%
Sunny along with a few clouds. High 84F. SSE winds shifting to N at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday 01/26 10%
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 82F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

Waikoloa, Hawaii Forecast

June Averages

High: 85 F / 29 C
Low: 72 F / 22 C
Humidity: 65%
Rain: 0.46 inches / 12 mm