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Enchanting Tropical Cottage W Ocean View

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Sweet ocean view from Rainbow Ohana lanai

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Last updated: 10/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Kealakekua cottage description

Rainbow Ohana Vacation Rental offers open ocean views, banana trees, hibiscus, plumeria and a small working Kona coffee farm right on the premises. We offer simplicity, comfort and the spirit of Aloha.

Rainbow Ohana is an affordable vacation rental for the adventurous traveler seeking authentic Hawaiian beauty, peace, and serenity. All the comforts of home in a lush tropical setting only .4 miles off the highway but with a feeling of rural space and modest luxury.

Handpainted furniture, tasteful art and decor, this spacious 1 bedroom unit has both modern conveniences and tropical Hawaiian charm. Less than 10 minutes from Kahaluu Beach Park and 15 minutes from Kailua-Kona resort town, our location is ideal for relaxation or sightseeing along the sunny Kona coast. We are actually about 5 minutes north of Kealakekua (in Honalo), making travel to Kona just a little bit faster than it would be from Kealakekua itself.

Managed with warm aloha and gratitude for our guests choice to stay with us on their Hawaiian vacation. We hope your visit to our guest house will be the first of many happy travels to explore our beautiful island.

Keywords: Guest House, Kealakekua, Kona, Coffee, Cottage, Ocean View, private, secluded, wi-fi

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Senior Adults Only Community:

            We welcome seniors!...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed:

            We love animals but our property is not conducive to housing pets as our guests....moreless

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

          • Bedroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Convertible bed(s)

            ...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1) High quality queen sized mattress and box springs with very comfortable pillows. Extra pillows and blankets are provided in the walk-in closet., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Very comfortable and spacious. Pillows and extra blankets are available in the walk-in closet....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • banana trees, avocado trees, macadamia nut trees, coffee trees, citrus, and an incredible variety of tropical flowers and natural foilage...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Selection of books highlighting Big Island sights, birds, flowers and tropical fish....moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library:

                Music CDs featuring several Hawaiian artists available....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television:

                Basic cable....moreless

              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                We have about a dozen movies on VCR and/or DVD. Movies are located in the top drawer right under the entertainment center....moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Ocean View:

                We are at a cool, comfortable elevation of 1200 feet, making our temperatures about 5-10 degrees cooler than the temperatures on the beachfront. Our location and unobstructed view of the ocean offers ...moreless

              • Rural:

                Nestled in a traditional Hawaiian neighborhood consisting mostly of coffee farms, yet only 1/2 mile off the main road. Abundant ropical vegetation shields the guest house from road noise....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Enjoy dining in the casual comfort of our screened in lanai. ...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Broadband Access:

                Highspeed internet is available in the ohana. We have both ethernet and wireless network connections....moreless

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Hair Dryer
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                If you need a second set of sheets for use of the sofa bed, please ask our property manager to set these out prior to your arrival....moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Turn right at the beautiful Rainbow Ohana colorful turtle sign. You will pass through a grove of coffee and banana trees. Less than a 1/4 mile down our driveway you will see our paved parking area to the right. There is no view of the parking area from the road....moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Beach towels, beach chairs and cooler provided for guest convenience...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Our apartment-size washer/dryer unit is house inside the guest house. Laundry detergent and fabric softener are provided....moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Excellent, reliable wireless internet service...moreless

              Kitchen

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

                We also provide a microwave, coffee maker and tea maker and well as an assortment of spices for cooking....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                Outdoor table and chairs surrounded by beautiful tropical flowers and small grilling area with ocean view....moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Rentals and guided tours available a short distance away....moreless

              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                Our new lanai offers a beautiful vista of our fruit trees and tropical gardens and a full ocean view. Our Kona sunsets are the best....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Our property features colorful, lush, and beautiful varieties of tropical flowers and plants....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Small charcoal grill provided....moreless

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.8
              from 23 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Mid Season
              Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2014
              3 night min stay
              $105
              $680 $2,100

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

              High season
              Dec 1 - Mar 31, 2015
              5 night min stay
              $110
              $700 $2,250

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $110
              $700 $2,250

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

              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning* (See Notes) $100 + tax
              • Tax Rate 13.42%

              Notes:

              CLEANING FEE: varies with the length of stay and number of guests:

              3-7 days: $100

              8-14 days: $125

              15-21 days: $150

              22-31 days: $200

              1-4 months: $250

              LAUNDRY:

              We request that, if possible, you leave only 1 load of laundry undone for the cleaner prior to your departure to expedite her ability to prepare the cottage for the next guest. Thanks!


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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              Last updated: 10/30/2014
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              Location

              25 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Kona International Airport
              0.5 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Hwy 11 - Mamalahoa Highway
              0.5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Teshima's authentic Japanese Restaurant
              4 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Kahaluu Beach Park in Keahou

              Car: Necessary

              Close to some of the world's finest snorkeling beaches!

               

              Manager info

              Year Purchased: 2007

              About: I fell in love with the Big Island several years ago and in 2007 I had the opportunity to buy a place of my own on the Kona coast. I really enjoy sharing the beauty of my Hawaiian cottage with others. I can't be on the island full-time and sharing this incredible place with you brings me joy. I hope you enjoy your stay as much as I do when I am on the Big Island.

              Why Kealakekua:
              I love being part of the historical Kona coffee growing area of the island. I can watch the coffee cherries mature over the year from the delicate white coffee flowers to the deep red of ripe coffee cherry ready for harvest. I also enjoy the cooler temperatures at our elevation of 1100 feet above sea level. The cottage is a very comfortable place to stay any time of the year.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              I find such peace and pleasure when I snorkel with the colorful tropical fish and sea turtles at Kahalu'u Beach Park, only 7 minutes from my lovely cottage. I can enjoy gorgeous sunsets from the screened-in lanai and on clear, moonless nights, I can see the Milky Way. I also love eating the bananas and avocados that grow on my property. I can't think of a better place to stay on the Kona coast.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • Sweet ocean view from Rainbow Ohana lanai

                Sweet ocean view from Rainbow Ohana lanai

              • Spacious Bedroom with high quality queen size bed

                Spacious Bedroom with high quality queen size bed

              • Living room: comfort and amenities

                Living room: comfort and amenities

              • Seating area perfect for reading and relaxation

                Seating area perfect for reading and relaxation

              • Ripe Kona coffee cherries on the property

                Ripe Kona coffee cherries on the property

              • Another beautiful sunset at Rainbow Ohana

                Another beautiful sunset at Rainbow Ohana

              • View from the lanai

                View from the lanai

              • Fresh tropical delights!

                Fresh tropical delights!

              • Kona coffee farm tours nearby

                Kona coffee farm tours nearby

              • Rainbow Ohana Guest House, authenitic Hawaiian charm

                Rainbow Ohana Guest House, authenitic Hawaiian charm

              • E komo mai--Welcome to Rainbow Ohana Guest House!

                E komo mai--Welcome to Rainbow Ohana Guest House!

              • Rainbow Ohana view at dusk

                Rainbow Ohana view at dusk

              • Ocean facing kitchen and dining area

                Ocean facing kitchen and dining area

              • Hand-painted furniture graces the cottage

                Hand-painted furniture graces the cottage

              • Attractive, fully functional kitchen

                Attractive, fully functional kitchen

              • Colorful honu sign welcomes you to Rainbow Ohana

                Colorful honu sign welcomes you to Rainbow Ohana

              • Arriving at Rainbow Ohana Guest House

                Arriving at Rainbow Ohana Guest House

              • Snorkeling at Kahalu'u Beach Park

                Snorkeling at Kahalu'u Beach Park

              • Friendly geckos

                Friendly geckos

              • Kona coffee blossoms in spring

                Kona coffee blossoms in spring

              • Parrot's Beak Heliconia on grounds

                Parrot's Beak Heliconia on grounds

              • Path to paradise

                Path to paradise

              • Tropical beauty all over the grounds

                Tropical beauty all over the grounds

              VRBO #154196

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              This listing was first published here in 2007.

              Date last modified - Thursday, October 30, 2014

              $105 - $110 per night (USD)
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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 4

              View calendar: Updated 10/30/14
              Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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              Member since: 2007
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated 10/30/2014
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