Kona Village eyes 2022 reopening

  • The Hoomau Store at Kona Village Resort was destroyed by a surge from the March 11, 2011, tsunami as seen on March 16, 2011. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • The Kona Village Resort is seen in this undated photo. (WHT archives/Special to West Hawaii Today)
  • A rendering of the Kona Village, A Rosewood Resort, is pictured. Real estate investment firm Kennedy Wilson on Wednesday announced it had appointed ultra-luxury hotel group Rosewood Hotels & Resorts to manage the area as it moves toward an anticipated reopening in 2022. (Courtesy Kennedy Wilson/Special to West Hawaii Today)
  • A rendering of the Kona Village, A Rosewood Resort, is pictured. Real estate investment firm Kennedy Wilson on Wednesday announced it had appointed ultra-luxury hotel group Rosewood Hotels & Resorts to manage the area as it moves toward an anticipated reopening in 2022. (Courtesy Kennedy Wilson/Special to West Hawaii Today)
  • A rendering of the Kona Village, A Rosewood Resort, is pictured. Real estate investment firm Kennedy Wilson on Wednesday announced it had appointed ultra-luxury hotel group Rosewood Hotels & Resorts to manage the area as it moves toward an anticipated reopening in 2022. (Courtesy Kennedy Wilson/Special to West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Kona Village Resort is coming back to life.