Between Palani Road and Lako Street is the heart of Kailua-Kona with downtown shopping, services, restaurants and entertainment. Downtown Kailua Village features many shopping opportunities. There is a farmer's market (most days of the week) at Hualalai Road and Alii Drive. All along Alii Drive you will find restaurants, coffee shops, entertainment, night life, art galleries, clothing, jewelry and souvenirs.
In the Lanihau Shopping Center vicinity near Palani Road and Henry Street, you will find several banks; Bank of Hawaii, First Hawaiian Bank, American Savings Bank, Central Pacific Bank and grocery stores; Safeway, KTA, Sack 'N Save as well as the U.S. Post Office, fast food restaurants and coffee shops.
Central Kailua-Kona has encompasses many different types of neighborhoods from inexpensive houses to luxurious view houses for sale in Kona. In addition, there are many Kona condominiums for sale in this area. Central Kailua-Kona is convenient to most of the areas businesses and services and is a great place to live