MOVING TO THE BIG ISLAND RESOURCES

PLANNING YOUR MOVE:

  • HOUSING- Suzanne Patterson & Bob Myers- Kona Resort Properties

(808)326-7818 https://www.go2kona.com/

  • TRAVEL- Vickie Kibler- Punahele Travel

(808)325-0667

  • PET RELOCATION- Akona Pet Relocation

(808)937-6670 http://www.akonapet.com/

  • AUTO REPAIR/SAFETY INSPECTION- Jason/Colleen- Kona Kwik Lube

(808)329-2110

  • BIG ISLAND FORUM- the Kona Web

http://konaweb.com/

  • BEST GUIDE BOOK- The Revealed Series

Click to purchase from Amazon

 

WHAT TO DO ONCE YOU’RE HERE:

  • BEST SWIM/SNORKEL SPOTS- Mauna Kea Beach, Pu’uhonua o Honaunau, Kua Bay, Hapuna Beach

  • RECOMMENDED EATERIES- Quinn’s Almost By The Sea (Kona), Bamboo Restaurant & Gallery (Hawi), Pine Tree CafĂ© (Kona), Island Lava Java (Waikoloa Village), Tex Drive-In (Honoka’a)

  • BEST HAPPY HOUR- Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar (Mauna Lani Shops- Kamuela), Aloha Wine Bar (Queen’s Shops- Waikoloa), Tropics (over 40 beers on tap including Guinness, Waikoloa Beach Resort- Waikoloa)

  • GROCERY STORES- KTA Waikoloa Village Market (bakery is fantastic- try the breakfast croissants), Foodland Farms Mauna Lani (great prices on beer and wine)

  • BEST FARMER’S MARKET- Waimea Homestead Farmer’s Market
  • BEST COCKTAIL: “The Fredrico”- Mauna Kea Beach Hotel