Kona Marathon Events
26th Annual

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 30, 2019 Kona Marathon Events at Waikoloa Beach Resort.

Check back soon for hotel rates!

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 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.

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Ocean Sports loves the Kona Marathon!

CoolaOrganic sun screen in every race bag.


Visit our booth at the Health and Fitness Fair at the
Hilton Waikoloa Village on Saturday June 29, 2019


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,


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.

Partly Cloudy
Saturday 02/16 10%
Partly Cloudy
A mix of clouds and sun. High 79F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday 02/17 10%
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 81F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Monday 02/18 20%
Mostly sunny skies. High 84F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of Rain
Tuesday 02/19 60%
Chance of Rain
Overcast with rain showers at times. High 79F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%. 1 to 2 inches of rain expected.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 02/20 20%
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 82F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 02/21 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 83F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.

Waikoloa, Hawaii Forecast

June Averages

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