Travel

Kona Marathon Events
25th Anniversary

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.

Lodging

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)

Reservations

Runner’s Rates and Hawaii Resident Rates will be available this Fall at the Hilton Waikoloa Village, our host hotel for the June 24, 2018 Kona Marathon Events at Waikoloa Beach Resort.

Two night minimum.

To be announced – Watch for Athlete Rates for the Kona Marathon Events participants at Waikoloa Beach Resort
Hilton Runner‘s Rates

To be announced – Watch for 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.

Air

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

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 »
Make Reservation

Reservations

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.

2018 Specials

Ocean Sports

 

 

Reservations must be made by calling:
808-886-6666

 

CoolaOrganic sun screen in every race bag.

 

 

Weather

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.

Wind Advisory

Issued:
3:37 AM HST on November 23, 2017
Expires:
6:00 AM HST on November 24, 2017
Rain Showers
Thursday 11/23 16%
Rain Showers
Today is forecast to be Much Warmer than yesterday.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 11/24 4%
Partly Cloudy
Today is forecast to be Much Warmer than yesterday.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 11/25 5%
Partly Cloudy
Today is forecast to be Much Warmer than yesterday.
Mostly Cloudy
Sunday 11/26 14%
Mostly Cloudy
Today is forecast to be Much Warmer than yesterday.
Rain Showers
Monday 11/27 27%
Rain Showers
Today is forecast to be Much Warmer than yesterday.
Rain Showers
Tuesday 11/28 27%
Rain Showers
Today is forecast to be Much Warmer than yesterday.

Waikoloa, Hawaii Forecast

June Averages

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