Kona Marathon Events
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.
Immerse 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 30, 2019 Kona Marathon Events at Waikoloa Beach Resort.
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Athlete Rates for the Kona Marathon Events participants at Waikoloa Beach Resort – Hilton Runner‘s Rates
Hawaii Resident Athlete Rates for Kona Marathon Events participants 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.
Check back soon for Alaska Airlines Special
Alaska Airlines is pleased to provide discounted travel to the Kona Marathon. 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, 2018. The discount is automatically applied or enter ECMZ101 in the discount code box at www.alaskaair.com. Restrictions apply. See site for details.
Shops and Restaurants
A 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.
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.
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Ocean Sports loves the Kona Marathon!
Coola– Organic sun screen in every race bag.
Land Ahead Photography will be providing finish line photos for 5k, 1/4, 1/2, and full marathon runners. Photos will be available in 2-3 days after the event and digital images start at $9.99. For more information visit, www.LandAhead.com
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.
Monday 08/20 10%
Watching the tropics. Partly cloudy. High 92F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday 08/21 10%
Watching the tropics. Partly cloudy. High 91F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday 08/22 60%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Watching the tropics. Partial cloudiness early, with scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. High near 90F. Winds E at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Thursday 08/23 50%
Chance of Rain
Watching the tropics. Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. High 87F. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Friday 08/24 40%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy with occasional showers. High 89F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Saturday 08/25 10%
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High near 90F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Waikoloa, Hawaii Forecast
High: 85 F / 29 C
Low: 72 F / 22 C
Rain: 0.46 inches / 12 mm