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Swim with the Turtles, 2 BR Unit with Wifi, 4 Mi. to Downtown

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Living area looking out to Lanai

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Last updated: 03/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Hilo condo description

Enjoy the ocean breeze and sounds of the waves lulling you to sleep at our beautiful newly remodeled oceanfront retreat. With views off your lanai and Master bedroom, sleep well and wake up to an invigorating morning swim with the turtles.

This unit is completely furnished with a queen size bed in each bedroom and a complete kitchen. It’s a very convenient location, just 4 miles from the heart of Hilo town, the famous Farmer's Market and water activities on Hilo Bay. Experience a gorgeous view of the whole bay from Coconut Island while splashing and playing in the sandy coves surrounding the small island. Take time to get acquainted with the spirit of Hilo, you'll want to come back again and again. Weather is mild all year long with a range between the lower 70's and the low 80's. The beauty of Hilo would not exist if not for a little rain, usually early mornings and evenings. Enjoy our Rainbows and Waterfalls, but remember we wouldn't have them without the showers. The snow that peaks the mountain in January and February adds to this beautiful town of Hilo. Only 30 minute drive to Volcanoes national park, to enjoy the breathtaking views of the constantly active volcano, Kilauea. Visit the Hilo Coffee Mill and Atkatsuka Orchid Farm on the way. Viewing places give you a chance to see the lava flow, for which you can contact the National park for updates.

Hilo Seaside Restaurant is just across the street, serving all the local fish and freshly farmed trout. Bicycle or walk the ocean stretch and stop at any of the swimming spots or tide pools along the way. Just a short walk from Richardson's Beach, where you'll find some of the best snorkeling around offering plenty of live reefs and interesting reef fish to explore.

This 'Ocean stretch' is perfect for morning walks, jogging or biking. You'll enjoy the exercise available at this condominium location.

Please note: Please call the owner at the contact number below to confirm current information on availability.

10% discount offered to returning guests.

Keywords: Condominium, relax, adventure, getaway, swim, beaches, wi fi, viewsm, snorkeling, walking, turtles

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Property Type

  • 6 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 4
  • 720 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in unit or lanai....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    2 Elevators with service to each floor, limitation to bedroom and bathroom. Bathroom is not set with handrails and doorways are not enlarged. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Beach park with swimming and sandy bottom outside your unit.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Swimming lagoon just outside the unit. Views from Lanai...moreless

  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View:

    Great morning views out your front door of Mauna Loa where you can see the vent of Puu Oo. ...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront:

    Swimming in lagoon and body surfing adjacent to condominium...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Views off the lanai and Master bedroom...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    outdoor patio dining for 4, indoor for 4 ...moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    assigned 1 stall ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    assigned stall closest to the elevator entrance...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    all necessary utensils...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is newly remodeled. Lovely Granite countertops and new maple cabinets....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Grills are located in the park next to condo...moreless

Pool / Spa

 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$100

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $85 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 13.4%

Notes:

Transient Accomodations Tax #W502146

Rate for 2 is $100 nightly. Each person over 2 is $20 a night additional. Check with owner for children's rates.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 03/02/2015
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Location

  • Hilo Farmers Market

    "The best way to introduce yourself to "local" style cooking. Chat with the vendors and they..."

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  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

    "Nowhere else will you see flowing lava like the lava flows from Kilauea Volcano. Spectacula..."

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  • Cafe Concerto

    "Quite the little "hole in the wall" restaurant you've been looking for. Secret to many..it ..."

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  • Kens House of Pancakes

    "Ken's House of Pancakes is always consistent. And if you go for breakfast; you won't need l..."

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  • Pescatore

    "A quaint Italian/Fusion restaurant with fresh fish and outstanding Ciopino (sorry for the sp..."

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View Guide powered by:
4.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hilo International Airport
Hilo
Nearest Barpub
Ponds Reset, Coconut Grill or Hilo Seaside
3.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 11
Hilo
Nearest Restaurant
Ponds, Coconut Grill, Hilo Seaside
Hilo
Nearest Beach
Carlsmith Beach park, Richardson Beach Park

Car: Recommended

Hilo town is the ultimate relaxation and cultural experience, where else can you visit the farmer's market, view an active volcano, climb the summit of 13,000 feet Mauna Kea to the snow and paddle your own canoe? All in a day, well, maybe not, but you can try. It is all here and much, much more. If you want clean air and clean water, you will find it here. Our night life is not booked as you would find in the big city, but then again, do you care? Our day life certainly is active and after years, you still have not done it all. Take a trip to the Onomea Botanical Gardens, the Volcano Winery, the fabulous Akaka Water Falls, or snorkel outside your door, they are all part of what makes the Big Island a special place

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: I've enjoyed living on the Big Island for over 34 years now. I call it my home and it has been home to my 3 grown children as well. We all love surfing, canoe paddling and swimming. I think you'll see why the town of Hilo has such an alure especially if you enjoy life at a casual pace. I am a licensed Realtor here and constantly stay in touch with the happenings of this island. I hope you'll love it as much as I do!

Why the Owner Chose Hilo:
I purchased the unit specifically for a vacation rental. It's a great spot in Hilo; the weather is the very best in this area and you are steps away from the ocean. I hope you'll enjoy it as much as I enjoy living in Hawaii and enjoying the ocean activities. I've recently remodeled the unit and I keep it updated regularly for my guests.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
If you've ever wished you could see a Green Sea Turtle right up close; this is your chance. But, please be aware that the turtles are endangered and you can't feed them or touch them. You have a great ocean view right off your lanai where you can enjoy sunrises and lovely evening lights.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Living area looking out to Lanai

    Living area looking out to Lanai

  • Pool below with Ocean access

    Pool below with Ocean access

  • Lanai overlooking ocean

    Lanai overlooking ocean

  • Newly remodeled Kitchen with new Granite countertops and maple cabinets

    Newly remodeled Kitchen with new Granite countertops and maple cabinets

  • Newly remodeled bathroom

    Newly remodeled bathroom

  • Rare view of Hilo Bay with snow atop MaunaKea.

    Rare view of Hilo Bay with snow atop MaunaKea.

  • Swimming along the coast, black sandy beaches

    Swimming along the coast, black sandy beaches

  • Just outside Condo, easy access to the ocean

    Just outside Condo, easy access to the ocean

  • Merrie Monarch Competition in April every year

    Merrie Monarch Competition in April every year

  • Lagoon near the outside of building

    Lagoon near the outside of building

  • Exterior photo of the building

    Exterior photo of the building

  • Master wtih exceptional view of water

    Master wtih exceptional view of water

  • 2nd bedroom with queen

    2nd bedroom with queen

  • Internet station in living room, high speed DSL

    Internet station in living room, high speed DSL

  • Swimming just outside your door

    Swimming just outside your door

  • Richardson Beach nearby

    Richardson Beach nearby

  • A memorable day on Hilo Bay

    A memorable day on Hilo Bay

VRBO #112172

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Date last modified - Tuesday, March 03, 2015

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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Condo
  • Reviews
    24
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few days
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/02/2015
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