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Big Island Retreat on 10 Acres W/Ocean View

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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Hawi house description

'Our Big Island vacation was perfect! We want to thank you for your attention to detail prior to our arrival. Upon arrival, the property exceeded our high expectations. The home was perfect! Everything was very clean, the kitchen was well-equipped for cooking, and the bedrooms comfortably accommodated two couples. The location in North Kohala, with views of rolling pastures and sunsets over the ocean, was a perfect jumping off point for exploring the Big Island. It was also a short drive to our favorite beach. We look forward to our return and will recommend this vacation rental to everyone we know!'

'We had a wonderful stay at your house. Now we go back to your website to relive our vacation! It was perfect!'

'We had a great stay at your house--what a beautiful and well appointed home.'

'Your home is perfect. It connects with the outdoors so well. The sun setting in the front yard and the green of the hills and trees, everything.'

Hale Pueo Kea (House of the White Owl) is located just outside of Hawi, in the Big Island’s beautiful North Kohala District. Away from the crowds, but convenient to so many activities, it also offers refuge from the heat and humidity found at sea level.

The house is on 10 quiet wooded acres, with an orchard offering bananas, limes, oranges, grapefruit, papayas, and macadamia nuts. There are two bedrooms, one bath, a fully equipped kitchen, living room with fireplace, dining room, laundry, and a large lanai. Nearby towns of Kapa’au and Hawi have fine restaurants, art galleries, and shopping. The larger town of Waimea is 19 miles up the mountain, and is the home of the famous Parker Ranch.

The best beaches on the island are a 30 minute drive from the house. As you drive the undeveloped, rocky shoreline, watch for whales from November through April. The Big Island has fabulous hiking, horseback riding, archeological sites, and of course, Volcanoes National Park. The only problem is finding the time to fit it all in.

'We enjoyed relaxing, walking, the view, seeing Maui in the distance, the horses up close, the avocados, grapefruit, balmy breezes..'

'Thanks for sharing your delightful home with us in Hawaii. We truly relaxed..'

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 950 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Queen size Beds (2), Child trundle under one queen. Folding crib

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • The bath sink is in Hall and shower and toilet in a separate room with a door....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The house sits on the front of 10 acres, nice country walks in a safe place. The house has an interesting design that has the bed and bath in a different building from the kitchen. It allows for sleeping late or going to bed early....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo:

    compatible with Ipad or iphone or MP# players...moreless

  • Television:

    Local channels with antennae...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    expansive rolling green extinct volcanos...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    From 1200 ft. elevation you get the mountains and the ocean and distant islands....moreless

  • Rural:

    You are surrounded by scenic green pastures and many cows and horses...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items

Outside

  • Boat:

    The local harbor has fishing charters...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    The is a no-host mini golf park that is quite entertaining for beginners or less serious golfers...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    The local harbor offers rentals...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Orchard with oranges,bananas, grapefruit, avocado depending on season...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    If you bring your gear and the weather permits people do ski and sled on Mauna Kea in winter....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Nice courts at the county park...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    The local harbor rents gear...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    The county park 3 miles away has a lovely pool for lap swimming...moreless

 

Reviews

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Not Winter
May 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$130
$910
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$175
$1,200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

An additional $150 cleaning fee is charged above the rental fees

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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Kailua-Kona
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Lighthouse Pub
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
Mauna Kea Hotel
Hawi
Nearest Motorway
Highway 250
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Bamboo Restaurant, Sushi Rock, Lighthouse Deli
18 Miles
Nearest Beach
Hapuna State Park

Car: Necessary

Whale watching from shore December to April

Hilo is 2 hours away

Volcanoes National Park 2.5 hours away

!4,000 ft Mauna Kea with Visitors center at 8000 ft. 1hour away

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: My Husband and I own and operate a Ranch a short distance from Hale Pueo Kea. We chose Kohala, where cows and horses are in heaven before they die. We raise animals on only grass and rain for a exclusive buyers club and we work to steward our land to serve our community.

Why the Owner Chose Hawi:
We purchased this home in 2011. We have always admired the smart design and sustaining features and the native plants in the garden. We are excited to share it with visitors and add our special highlights to your visit. We can offer recommendations for massage, yoga, Feldenkrais, Chinese medicine and local CSA farms that can provide you with fresh produce during your stay.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Morning coffee on the lanai with the birds. Fresh fruit from the orchard including apple bananas, so delicious. Sandy beaches are 30 minutes away, yet there are amazing swim and snorkel spots much closer. Our evenings are cooler and we have fewer bugs as a result. The Kohala Mountain Road is one of the most beautiful scenic drives in this world. The Farmers Markets are delightful. Our small town is safe and welcoming and tourists have been known to go home to sell their homes and then move here.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Hike the rocky coast nearby or drive a short distance to sandy beaches.

    Hike the rocky coast nearby or drive a short distance to sandy beaches.

  • The colors of Kohala.

    The colors of Kohala.

  • There are three screened doors across the front, it is like living outside.

    There are three screened doors across the front, it is like living outside.

  • The South Room

    The South Room

  • Bath sink at end of hall

    Bath sink at end of hall

  • Big trees, green grass, rolling hills

    Big trees, green grass, rolling hills

  • A view from the house to the driveway and the orchard

    A view from the house to the driveway and the orchard

  • The best beaches are a 30 minute drive on a quiet road with great whale watching

    The best beaches are a 30 minute drive on a quiet road with great whale watching

  • Quiet neighbors

    Quiet neighbors

  • From here you can see some other Hawaiian islands on the horizon

    From here you can see some other Hawaiian islands on the horizon

  • The  North Room

    The North Room

  • Stainless shower with natural light

    Stainless shower with natural light

  • The mountain road with snow on Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa

    The mountain road with snow on Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa

  • No Rain, No Rainbows

    No Rain, No Rainbows

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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/20/2015
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