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11/14/2018 la2island Kona Tips

Just a heads up that tickets for a great event are about to go on sale! The Big Island Chocolate Festival will be returning next year on April 26-27. The event takes place at the Westin Hapuna Beach Resort. Tickets go on sale this November 23rd… not only is it fun but its a great…

10/12/2018 la2island Local Area

This weekend Kona celebrates the Ironman Championships (Oct. 13!) Check out a round- up of expert predictions here! Also check out a wrap-up of Kona’s iconic Underpants Run here! Good luck to all of the athletes! We hope you have a wonderful race!

10/01/2018 la2island Kona Tips

IRONMAN AVAILABILITY Hello all! We have last minute Ironman availability for two absolutely beautiful places where guests couldn’t make it. The Beach Cottage (above pic of the view from the cottage) & Dolphin House are both fantastic places for Ironman or any other time of the year really. Use code Ironman2018 for a special discount!…

09/19/2018 la2island Kona Tips

If you’re still looking for accommodations for the upcoming IRON MAN EVENT check out Dolphin House on our website! Unfortunately it’s designated occupant can’t make the journey so this beautiful home is once again available for a very lucky guests!

08/22/2018 la2island Kona Tips

  Numbers to Know in Case of an Emergency American Red Cross Kona 326-9488 After Hours Disaster Relief 334-7007   Fire Department (non-emergency) 961-8336   Humane Society Kona 329-1175   Police (non-emergency) 935-3311   Weather Forecast 935-8555   (Area Code is 808)

08/22/2018 la2island Kona Tips

Tips for Emergency Preparedness Listen to the local officials. They have the best view of the situation in your area. Monitor Weather Forecasts & Local News Reports Make sure your vehicles have gas. Keep your cellphones charged & with you. If evacuating follow the designated routes. Make sure you leave a note or someone knows…