Kona Makai Resort is a direct oceanfront resort on Alii Drive about 1 mile south of town. An easy walk for most. Also a trolley shuttle stops out front.
The complex features oceanfront swimming pool and jacuzzi, tennis courts, BBQs, lots of lounge chairs by the ocean, and great snorkeling. There is also a small gym with equipment, ping pong table. Nice lawns and tall palms and tropical flowers.