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Architect's Kona Coffee Farm House

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West-facing 180 view lanai with lap pool, teak dining set, BBQ

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Last updated: 09/04/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Holualoa house description

Snell Kona Coffee Farm is located on the historic Mamalahoa Highway in the Kona Coffee Belt area.

The half-acre coffee orchard of four hundred trees surrounds two beautiful custom designed and built homes; the farm house and a cottage.

The farm is 1200 feet above sea-level on the slopes of Hualalai Volcano (dormant) with breath-taking views of Kona and the vast Pacific Ocean. The farm house has a spacious covered lanai and sliding glass doors that open completely onto the lanai with unobstructed 180 degree views of the Pacific Ocean. A 4 foot deep lap pool adjoins the lanai.

The property is terraced with lava rock, landscaped with a variety of tropical plants and very private.

The homes were designed by renown Seattle architect, Chris Snell. He built the homes for his wife and daughter. The architecture mimics traditional Hawaiian hale (homes) and Japanese farm houses.

The building materials are unique to the Kona-area. He incorporated lava rock walls, hand milled Ohia trees for framing and paneling. The homes are constructed by the best carpenters and craftsmen on island.

The farm house is built of hand milled Ohia wood. The slider doors are teak. The kitchen cabinets are bamboo with black granite counters. The roof is galvanized metal and exposed on the interior of the home. The roof replicates the corrugated tin roofs seen on old coffee shacks. The home is exquisite in every detail. The bed room looks over the lap pool into the coffee orchard.

This a working farm and during coffee harvest from September to December, you can watch coffee picking and processing on the farm.

Snell Kona Coffee Farm is only a ten minute drive down the mountain to Kona Town for shopping, and beautiful white sand beaches for swimming and snorkeling. Holualoa is a quaint town located 3 miles south of the farm.

The town is an artist-community and home to numerous art galleries. Mamalahoa Highway is a historic road, the High Road, and runs through the heart of Kona Coffee Belt with many fascinating towns, galleries, farms and historical sites.



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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Wheelchair Accessible
          • Limited Accessibility
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only

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

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Ice Maker
          • Refrigerator
          • Dishwasher

          Amenities

          • Linens Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo

          Communications

              • Wireless Internet

              Pool & Spa

                  • Private Pool

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Lanai / Gazebo

                  Location & View

                      • Ocean View:

                        180 panorama view of Kona coast ...moreless

                      Activities

                      • Zoo
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Surfing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Tennis
                      • Sailing
                      • Golf
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Swimming
                      • Rafting
                      • Spelunking
                      • Parasailing
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Shelling
                      • Antiquing
                      • Shopping
                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Restaurants
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Live Theater
                      • Cinemas
                      • Fishing
                      • Hiking
                       

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                      $225
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                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning Fee $150 + tax
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
                      • Tax Rate 9.75%

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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 09/04/2014
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                      Location

                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Keohola - Kona Airport
                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1998

                      About the owner: I enjoy farming Kona Coffee, swimming in the ocean and learning about 'old Hawaii.'

                      Why the Owner Chose Holualoa:
                      The farm is a 15 minute drive down the mountain to Kailua-Kona for shopping and beautiful white sand beaches for swimming and snorkeling. Holualoa is a quaint town located 3 miles south of the farm. It is an artists' community and features numerous art galleries. Mamalahoa Highway is an historice road and runs through the heart of the Kona Coffee Belt with many fascinating towns, galleries, farms and historical sites.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The farm house is surrounded by coffee trees, palm trees, avocado and other fruit trees for privacy. The quiet beauty of the surrounding jungle, the tropical song birds and the verdant coffee orchard imbue health and serenity.


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                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • West-facing 180 view lanai with lap pool, teak dining set, BBQ

                        West-facing 180 view lanai with lap pool, teak dining set, BBQ

                      • Full Kitchen - new applicances and open onto lanai

                        Full Kitchen - new applicances and open onto lanai

                      • Queen Futon in the paneled living room area

                        Queen Futon in the paneled living room area

                      • West facing lanai and pool with 180 degree view of the coastline

                        West facing lanai and pool with 180 degree view of the coastline

                      • Bedroom with sliders that open to the pool and west view

                        Bedroom with sliders that open to the pool and west view

                      • Ohia wood paneled bathroom with W. view from the shower

                        Ohia wood paneled bathroom with W. view from the shower

                      • The front door is solid teak "barn door"

                        The front door is solid teak "barn door"

                      VRBO #280051

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                      This listing was first published here in 2009.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, June 11, 2014

                      $225 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 09/04/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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