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Hulili Farm Cottage - 125 Five Star Reviews and Counting. Guests Talk Story.

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Your COMFY ROCKERS await. This is PART of the cottage view.

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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Opened for guests in 2010, HULILI FARM COTTAGE (pronounced who-lee-lee) has a 'SWEEPING, UNSPOILED, TAKE YOUR BREATH AWAY VIEW' in every direction! The sun and moon rise over the ocean as you watch the wonders unfold from your comfy rocking chair OR swinging bed on the lanai. Birdsong will be the ONLY noise on this private farm located at the end of a dead end country road and you will be the ONLY guests. Relax as you walk through the orchards and please, sample the fruit...that's when it is best!

The COTTAGE is bright, clean, and furnished with all you will need. The 'BAMBOO SLEEPING CHAMBER' offers a KING size 'sleep number' bed with dual controls for firmness. A FULL size futon is inside and outside on the LANAI is the QUEEN size 'HANGING BED'. (This bed has become a favorite with our guests, who sleep, nap, read and talk while swaying in the breeze, taking in the beauty.) Walk-in shower and pedestal sink in the cottage bath. Private laundry room with all supplies is available for our guests and just steps away from the cottage.

A huge AVOCADO tree hugs the PATIO next to the LANAI. We have named her, MS. CADDO. You may taste her fruits in season and almost always there will be a stalk of 'apple' bananas hanging from her branches. Bring some groceries and you are ready to settle in.

We encourage you to take the time to read our GUEST COMMENTS. They paint a true picture of their stay at Hulili Farm. Here is seclusion, peace and quiet on a tropical farm 'paradise'.

The ultimate guidebook: 'HAWAII, THE BIG ISLAND REVEALED' is in the cottage for your use while exploring and yes there is now WIFI in the cottage.
Have fun!

My Aloha,
Sheree

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renter must be 25 years old+...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Please NO SMOKING or you lose your deposit! We live in fresh air with screened doors and windows open most the time....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Sleeping Porch

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  • (1) KING SIZE/ SLEEP NUMBER bed with dual controls for firmness, (1) 'HANGING' QUEEN SIZE bed outside on the sleeping lanai, a marvelous place to sleep, nap or read a book while enjoying the gentle breezes, birdsong and view! (1) FULL size futon when folded out. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Pedestal sink and walk-in shower in bath.

Other Amenities

  • Most of our guests seem to tour the local attractions almost nonstop for three days...THEN they take a deep breath, relax, rock in the rockers on the lanai, or grab a book to read while swinging on the hanging bed. 'RELAX' becomes the vacation...and isn't that what most come for? ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Golf driving range with green Bocci Ball Croquet Set...kites...frisbee... Lots of board games/cards/kids games...moreless

  • Television:

    19' TV with DVD player (for movies only) NO TV RECEPTION/NO CABLE at farm...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful Mauna Kea on a clear day!...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    We have a WIDE OPEN OCEAN VIEW surrounded by fields and tropical growth...NO HOUSES, ROADS, WIRES, LIGHTS, SIGNS, FENCES...just nature...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    If it is too HOT, open windows and turn on fan. If it is too COLD, close windows and put on socks....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Private laundry room is close to cottage with all supplies...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Fresh towels daily/ supplied in cottage Fresh sheets weekly or as requested...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living/Dining/Kitchen flow together in this country cottage (see photos)......moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking area is directly behind the cottage, near sidewalk to entrance...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Good cell phone reception...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath, Kitchen and Beach towels are provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Private laundry room is close to cottage with all supplies...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Aloha Wireless Broadband-WIFI streaming o.k.!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Mr. Coffee awaits OR a coffee press (grinder,sugar,filters provided) ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Stainless cookware, rice cooker, coffee pot, coffee press, electric tea pot, blender, grinder (for coffee or spices), good knives... Most everything needed in a kitchen...simplified....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Complete dishware/stainless utensils/glasses/coffee cups etc. for 4 Cooking utensils drawer is below stovetop....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    YOU are the dishwasher! Gloves and tropical view are provided....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Your own full kitchen with an ocean view. Complete with stainless cookware, blender, grinder, rice cooker, salad spinner, electric kettle...etc. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    LARGE toaster oven...big enough for a whole chicken, small casserole/pizza, lots of potatoes...BUT NOT A TURKEY....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Spices, paper goods, filtered water, coffee filters, salad dressings, mustard, PLUS goodies left by previous guests. Will email you a list of foodstuffs available before arrival if you like....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    18 c.f. refrigerator/freezer for all your vacation goodies ...moreless

  • Stove:

    G.E.electric 4 burner cooktop ...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Connects to the covered lanai, great for sunning or barbque or viewing Mauna Kea, stars, moon and rainbows!...moreless

  • Golf:

    130 yard practice driving range. We have balls, shag bag and clubs!...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    HANGING queen size bed and comfy rockers on roomy lanai. You could just about LIVE out here....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    THIS IS A FARM WITH A HUGE GRASS MEADOW IN FRONT OF THE COTTAGE...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal WEBER pit Please bring your own charcoal/fluids if you want to grill out....moreless

 

Reviews

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Our EVERY day rate
Apr 8 - Apr 8, 2016
4 night min stay
$125
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$125

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $50 + tax
  • Deposit (refundable) $200
  • Tax Rate 13.42%

Notes:

HULILI FARM STILL ACCEPTS CHECKS OR MONEY ORDERS BY MAIL! SAVE 4%! or book online with credit card

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Location

Car: Necessary

AKAKA FALLS, HONOMU planatation town with shops & eating & KOLEKOLE BEACH PARK are 5-10 minutes away.

HAKALAU BAY with a river to swim in and small black sand beach is just down the hill. Two ZIP LINES are minutes away.

LAUPAHOEHOE POINT and the TRAIN MUSUEM are 15 minutes. HAWAIIAN TROPICAL BOTANICAL GARDENS is 15 minutes. HILO TOWN is 20 minutes. Waimea is 50 minutes. BEAUTIFUL DRIVES IN EVERY DIRECTION!

(While driving Hawaii you will gauge distance by time, not by actual miles)

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: The Perkins built and replanted what is now called HULILI FARM. A full time farm, Hulili grows tropical fruits called longan (lawn-gone) and lychee (lie-chee). There are appx. 8 acres in orchard. The remaining acreage holds house, barn, cottage and an enormous 'front yard'. Our favorite thing to do? Sit around a campfire under a full moon.

Why the Owner Chose Hakalau:
We were delighted with the END OF THE ROAD location, The QUIET, and the UNDEVELOPED, UNSPOILED VIEW of the ocean and surrounding country. The 500 foot elevation means better view and pleasant breezes. The land has a gentle slope toward the orchards and ocean. The surrounding land makes it seem as if we are on hundreds of acres.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
There is the feeling of being the only people on the island. With such privacy and space, we enjoy outside living morning to night! Mornings on the lanai as you watch the sunrise over the Pacific are incredible, as are the evening sunset colors and moonrise. We have LESS RAIN than Hilo and enjoy tropical trade winds that keep us cooler in the summer than the 'town' folks. LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION is important on this island, and we have it!


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Your COMFY ROCKERS await.
This is PART of the cottage view.

    Your COMFY ROCKERS await. This is PART of the cottage view.

  • Mid afternoon at Hulili Farm

    Mid afternoon at Hulili Farm

  • HULILI FARM sunrise

    HULILI FARM sunrise

  • STOVETOP (ocean view)
SINK (red ginger/side yard view)
AVOCADO TREE outside

    STOVETOP (ocean view) SINK (red ginger/side yard view) AVOCADO TREE outside

  • Late afternoon view from your lanai.

    Late afternoon view from your lanai.

  • Starry night at Hulili Cottage
photo by Dan Kennell (April 2013)

    Starry night at Hulili Cottage photo by Dan Kennell (April 2013)

  • Walk or run...DOWN TO THE ORCHARDS

    Walk or run...DOWN TO THE ORCHARDS

  • LYCHEE (May-June)

    LYCHEE (May-June)

  • January shadows at HULILI 2014

    January shadows at HULILI 2014

  • HULILI morning

    HULILI morning

  • Sunset blue

    Sunset blue

  • Days end

    Days end

  • View from cottage lanai, sugarcane in bloom

    View from cottage lanai, sugarcane in bloom

  • Open the cottage lanai door and be welcomed by the 'hanging bed'!

    Open the cottage lanai door and be welcomed by the 'hanging bed'!

  • A place to plan your next adventure, read a book or watch the cook

    A place to plan your next adventure, read a book or watch the cook

  • BAMBOO BED CHAMBER.  KING SIZE 'sleep number bed' with dual controls.

    BAMBOO BED CHAMBER. KING SIZE 'sleep number bed' with dual controls.

  • Early morning sunrise at Hulili Farm Cottage

    Early morning sunrise at Hulili Farm Cottage

  • The farm gate is on the left just past these banana trees.

    The farm gate is on the left just past these banana trees.

  • LONGAN orchards (seasons vary)

    LONGAN orchards (seasons vary)

  • Sunrise from the cottage patio 
Kitchen window side

    Sunrise from the cottage patio Kitchen window side

  • 'Farmwork'

    'Farmwork'

  • Lychee orchards at daybreak

    Lychee orchards at daybreak

  • Showers water the orchards, NO ground irrigation at HULILI FARM

    Showers water the orchards, NO ground irrigation at HULILI FARM

  • New beginning

    New beginning

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 88%
  • Calendar last updated 06/30/2015
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