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Plumeria House - Lonely Planet's 'Pick' for Kailua Kona

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Living Room with TV, dvd. property will be decorated for the Holidays


Last updated: 12/08/2014
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Private Homes, Sunset apartment description

2008 Edition of Lonely Planet's 'Hawai'i The Big Island' by Luci Yamamoto & Connor Gorry, on page 68, 'OUR PICK'
'Ssh, this immaculate 800 sq ft one bedroom deal is a downright steal for longer stays (four night minimum). Located in an upland residential neighborhood, the unit features many convenient touches: full kitchen, filtered water, patio tables and use of washer-dryer. Wheelchair accessible; $50 cleaning fee.'

Located at the 800-foot elevation overlooking Kailua Bay, meaning cooler temperatures during afternoons and evenings. 5 minutes from the beach and downtown Kailua-Kona.

We have only one unit to rent.

800 sq. ft. of private living space. You don't have to share kitchen, bbq or patio.

Quiet neighborhood full of songbirds, turkeys and pheasants

Imagine sipping fresh Kona coffee in a tropical garden laden with plumeria trees, palm trees, anthuriums and bird of paradise.

Coolers, beach chairs, boogie boards, noodles, beach towels for your use

Unit set up with extra towels and linens. Washer and dryer in carport

Wireless internet, dvd, vcr, cd player

Parking within 20 ft. of front door.

Keywords: Attached Unit - 1 unit only
Private entrance


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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Not Suitable For Children
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            1 step onto lanai, 1 step into unit...moreless

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Beach chairs, ice chests, boogie boards, beach towels. Unit has water filtering system, patio views garden and ocean, book exchange...moreless


              • Books:

                Many books to choose from...moreless

              • CD Player
              • Television


                  • Family


                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins
                  • Synagogues
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Luaus
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                      • Ocean View

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Basketball Court
                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hunting
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Parasailing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Spelunking
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Wind-Surfing


                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 4 people


                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Internet:

                        wireless, high speed, broadband...moreless

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided:

                        Extra towels and linens in unit...moreless

                      • Living Room
                      • Parking Off Street:

                        parking at the top of the driveway within 20 ft of unit...moreless

                      • Telephone:

                        Landline. Use phone card for long distance. Voice mail, local (island) calls free...moreless

                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet


                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Full Kitchen - Microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker and grinder, pantry with extras for use....moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven


                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Covered patio Overlooking garden and ocean...moreless

                      • Lawn / Garden:

                        hawaiian garden with anthuriums, ginger, palms...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill:

                        for your use only...moreless

                      • Water Sports Gear


                      Write a review 5
                      from 22 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      My Standard Rate
                      4 night min stay
                      $630 $2,300
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • surchage $59
                      • cleaning fee $62
                      • Tax Rate 13.42%

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.

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                      Last updated: 12/08/2014
                      Check availability
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      11 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Hi 11
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Magic Sands

                      Car: Necessary

                      Mauna Kea Observatory, Dolphin and Whale Watching, Dinner Cruises


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2002

                      About the owner: We have vacationed in Hawaii since 1971 and finally moved here from San Francisco in 2003. We love the quiet neighborhood and tropical growth around us. We like to travel ourselves and we have set up the unit to resemble what we would like to have in a vacation rental.

                      Why the Owner Chose Private Homes, Sunset:
                      We vacationed on the Big Island for many years and we wanted to spread the Aloha to others. The unit is close to everything in town but not in the thick of traffic. It is also nice to go to the beach, but after the beach it is great to get out of the heat. At the 800 ft elevation the climate is cooler. The area is also better for tropical growth and the area is surrounded by large trees and flora.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                      The unit is set up like a home. When we went vacationing, we noted the items that we thought were very important to have. Many times, we would arrive late to our unit and we did not want to stop at a store and buy a boat load of items. So we do have basics kept in the unit.

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                      Speaks: english

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

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                      • Living Room with TV, dvd. property will be decorated for the Holidays

                        Living Room with TV, dvd. property will be decorated for the Holidays

                      • Full kitchen, ice maker, dishwasher, coffee maker and coffee grinder

                        Full kitchen, ice maker, dishwasher, coffee maker and coffee grinder

                      • Bedroom with king size bed, closet, garden view

                        Bedroom with king size bed, closet, garden view

                      • Large bathroom

                        Large bathroom

                      • garden, ocean view

                        garden, ocean view

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                      This listing was first published here in 2007.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                      $90 per night (USD)

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 2

                      View calendar: Updated 12/08/14
                      Minimum stay: 4 nights
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                      Member since: 2007
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/08/2014
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