A walk along Ali’i Drive brings you into a vibrant Kailua-Kona shopping scene where local boutiques offer a unique glimpse into the essence of Hawaiian living. From charming home decor to stylish fashion and athletic gear, these four businesses stand out as must-visit destinations for locals and visitors alike.

Pilikana Boutique: 

Pilikana Boutique is a charming shop that specializes in Hawaiian-inspired home decor, artisanal crafts, and gifts. Visitors can browse through a curated collection of handmade treasures, including colorful textiles, ceramic pottery, and tropical-themed artwork, perfect for adding a touch of aloha to any living space.Inside image of Pueo Boutique

Pueo Boutique: 

Pueo Boutique offers a unique selection of clothing, accessories, and gifts that capture the essence of Hawaii’s island lifestyle. From stylish resort wear to Coco Moon baby and children’s clothing to locally-made jewelry, customers can find one-of-a-kind pieces that reflect the beauty and spirit of the Big Island at three locations in Kailua-Kona.

Big Island Running: 

Big Island Running is a must-visit destination for fitness enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers alike. With an extensive selection of athletic apparel, footwear, and accessories catered specifically to runners and active individuals, it’s the ultimate hub for those seeking gear that matches their passion. Whether you’re preparing for a marathon or embarking on a journey through Hawaii’s breathtaking trails, their expert staff is dedicated to assisting you in finding the perfect equipment for your next expedition.

Big Island Baby Gear:

Big Island Baby Gear is a family-owned shop in Kailua-Kona catering to traveling families and local parents. Conveniently located in the Aliʻi Gardens Marketplace, the store offers baby equipment rentals and sales for adventurous parents exploring the island with little ones in tow. Their inventory focuses on must-have travel gear to cover all lodging types and expeditions, ranging from hiking carriers to portable cribs, beach tents, toys, high chairs and more. They offer customizable rental packages tailored to any itinerary, while sales inventory rotates frequently to provide the latest safe and convenient gear options. With reasonable rates and delivery services 7 days a week!


Whether you’re seeking to adorn your home with island-inspired decor, update your wardrobe with stylish fashion, gear up for outdoor adventures, or ensure a comfortable journey with little ones in tow, these local businesses stand ready to exceed your expectations. 

Embrace the warmth of Hawaiian hospitality and craftsmanship as you explore these treasures, and carry with you the essence of aloha wherever your journey may lead. 

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