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True Paradise in the Heart of Hilo

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Last updated: 03/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Hilo house description

Aloha Falls is located in the private, upscale, and timelessly beautiful neighborhood called Reed's Island. Unique to Aloha Falls is the access to the waterfall and swimming area, you have so much more than just a view. The view is stunning however and the waterfall sounds fill the house. The home is well cared for and the yard is manicured as a lush tropical jungle!

You are in the perfect place to go to the famous Hilo farmers market and walk down the street to all the lovely shops of Hilo! 30 min drive to Volcano National Park and 1 hr to the summit of Mauna Kea! Beautiful black sand beaches just across Hilo town. Botanical gardens all along the Hamakua coast are close by and a world attraction!

The home itself is a world attraction- you don't actually have to go anywhere!!! This home was built by a craftsman- custom cabinetry and close attention to detail are apparent everywhere! Temperpedic style queen size beds and the lullaby of the waterfall create a superbly restFull sleep! Giant tile showers make bathing a luxurious experience.

Recently expanded to 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, enough room for everybody! The standard rate $200/ night applies for parties of 2 people reserving the main house upstairs. The use of the additional 2 bedrooms, bath, etc. (the downstairs unit) requires an additional fee of $50-100+/ night depending on how many guests are in your party. Please inquire for a precise quote.

Explore tropical island foods in your fully stocked kitchen! Rest all day on your sweet lanai perched above the valley and the waterfall! Explore the famous Rainbow Falls and Boiling Pots~all in walking distance. This neighborhood is highly private and secluded surrounded by waterfalls and lush Hawaiian jungle.

At Aloha Falls, special attention has been given to all details. The beds are high quality memory foam. Most all of the furniture is locally made by Jerry Moulton, custom craftsman. High end ceiling fans keep it cool. There are beautiful tropical plants throughout the house. There are paintings from local artist, Callie Oneill from her latest 'Rama Exhibition' ~ a project in which her partner is an elephant! Their art together is exquisite. The gardens surrounding the house are growing coconut trees, papayas, bananas, pumpkin, ti, lilikoi, puakenekene, herbs, tomatoes, etc., etc...!

You will be welcomed with complimentary coffee, tea, soap, mac nuts and chocolates ~ all locally made!

Indulge and love YourSelf with an on site massage. On site far infrared sauna & massage, yoga & your stay here is a Spa Retreat! You may also have your entire stay catered with local organic island foods! Be sure to inquire to Sierra about the unique on-site spa and healing services that she has to offer.

A note to visitors:

Aloha Falls and Sierra are completely devoted to the health of the island ecosystem... As a visitor to Aloha Falls and Hawai'i in general, please begin to develop a sensitivity to resource usage.. What does this mean? This means, please conserve. Please be aware of electricity: lights, laundry, electronics; paper goods- paper towels and toilet paper; waste generation- most packaged goods recycle, but maybe you will try our local produce and contribute less the the landfill..

Thank you for considering our precious island ecosystem. Human impact, which is relatively recent to these islands shows up quickly here. Each one of us has a great power to help or hinder the land that sustains life here.***


Aloha Falls Disclaimer

As a visitor to Aloha Falls you assume the responsibility of your health, safety and well being. This applies to the instances that you use the stairs, walk through the valley and swim in the water. The homeowner is responsible for upkeep of these areas, however, your safety is your ultimate responsibility. You assume all risks to use the property of 263 Kaiulani St. Hilo, HI 96720.

In regards to the driveway:
It is steep and best accessed by slowly backing down. If you choose to walk down, do so carefully. The driveway is slippery when wet. Often leaves; palm fronds; gravel; or rocks may be on the driveway, which you need to be aware of. Walk down the driveway slowly and with awareness of the above mentioned items. The homeowner is not responsible for any injury that may occur on the driveway.

In regards to the stairs to the waterfall:
These stairs are steep and slippery when wet. Use the handrails. Leaves and water make the stairs slippery. Proceed with caution. Your safety is your responsibility. The homeowner agrees to upkeep the stairs from rotten wood and decay.

In regards to the valley:
The valley floor is uneven. Proceed with caution. Avoid touching the jungle plants, as some of them contain allergens.

In regards to swimming:
There is no life guard on duty. You must be able to swim to enter the water. Children should be accompanied by an adult. You assume all risks by entering the water.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    This bedroom is part of the downstairs unit. Additional fees...moreless

  • : 1 queen

    This bedroom is part of the downstairs unit. Additional fees...moreless

  • The master bedroom has an oversized walk in closet and gorgeous private bathroom. The bathroom is all tile and marble with large shower. Both beds are equipped with 400+ thread count sheets and light quilts. Plenty of extra pillows of several different sizes. Bed side lamps and ceiling fans make the bedrooms quite comfortable. Please note that the use of more than 2 bedrooms require additional fees. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Full 1: toilet, shower

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  • Full 2: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: tub, shower

    This bathroom is accessible for extra fee.*...moreless

  • Both bathrooms are equipped with natural shampoo and conditioner as well as locally made soaps. The third bathroom is located in the downstairs unit of the house, which is more of a spa center/ retreat space. However, this bathroom has a large, old fashioned cast iron tub that is just amazing to bathe in. You are welcome to have baths here, but there is an extra fee associated with it's usage. It is also available as a botanical tea infusion bath soak/spa treatment....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Available: Airport Pick Up and Drop Off Groceries Private Tours Private Yoga/ Spa/ Natural Meditaions E-Mail Sierra for a full proposal if you are interested in the above amenities. TA ID#: W81474749-01...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Spa

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Nude Beach
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Volcano
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront:

    This home sits above a pristine waterfall spring a swimming lagoon. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 11 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    400+ thread count on all sheets. High quality cotton towels for shower and beach....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Sauna:

    Far Infrared Sauna... then waterfall cleanse!!...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $49
  • Cleaning Fee $120
  • Tax Rate 13.45%

Notes:

Tax ID # W81474749-01

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Location

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The sweetest neighborhood on the Big Island- Reed's Island. ~ Previously reserved for Hawaiian Ali'i (royalty). It is surrounded by waterfalls and lush rain forest. An island on the island. Downtown yet totally private. Walk to shops, market, waterfalls, and caves. Or just rest here all day long by your own waterfall spring. Pamper yourself with spa services. The options are infinite- this is your unique experience and you deserve to have it all!!!

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Health/Beauty Spa, Yoga, Adventure

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Aloha! I am so honored and excited to share Aloha Falls with you. It is my dream of Hawaiian beauty and spirit. The past decade of my life has been spent nurturing the land here on the Big Island and pursuing the wisdom of various healing arts, including: massage, energy medicine, yoga, and plant medicine. My partner Troy and I focus much of our attention on creating the beauty of Aloha Falls.

Why the Owner Chose Hilo:
Hilo is the most gorgeous place in all of Hawaii! It is a sweet historic town with locally owned shops and modern comforts. The land is lush thanks to nightly rain fall. Waterfalls and black sand beaches are everywhere, along with an abundance of farms growing exotic organic produce! It was my dream to find a place in Hilo and Aloha Falls is located on the exclusive neighborhood called Reed's Island.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The view and sound of the waterfall made this home absolutely perfect. Also, the attention to detail in building.. All of the furniture, cabinetry, and artwork are handcrafted and locally produced. There are feelings of simplicity, peace, and profound elegance here.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • The Gorgeous Aloha Falls Hale!

    The Gorgeous Aloha Falls Hale!

  • Explore and play for the day in Your waterfall

    Explore and play for the day in Your waterfall

  • Newly constructed stairs take you through the valley to the gorgeous waterfall.

    Newly constructed stairs take you through the valley to the gorgeous waterfall.

  • Step into the open floor plan unites that the home for ultimate spaciousness.

    Step into the open floor plan unites that the home for ultimate spaciousness.

  • Equipped kitchen with coffee, tea, fruits & more! Custom, local cabinets=BEAUTY

    Equipped kitchen with coffee, tea, fruits & more! Custom, local cabinets=BEAUTY

  • Please feel free to schedule a massage in the privacy of your home!!

    Please feel free to schedule a massage in the privacy of your home!!

  • Master bedroom with giant master closet and bathroom.

    Master bedroom with giant master closet and bathroom.

  • Master bathroom is connected to master bedroom. Huge tile shower.

    Master bathroom is connected to master bedroom. Huge tile shower.

  • An up-close view of the beautiful craftsmanship and details of this cozy room.

    An up-close view of the beautiful craftsmanship and details of this cozy room.

  • Hang in the shade by the water's edge.

    Hang in the shade by the water's edge.

  • Don't leave out the Famous Hilo Farmer's Market- walking distance! Weds&Satudray

    Don't leave out the Famous Hilo Farmer's Market- walking distance! Weds&Satudray

  • The bounty of exotic super-foods!

    The bounty of exotic super-foods!

  • ~Aloha Falls~

    ~Aloha Falls~

  • And then leap off of it!

    And then leap off of it!

  • Please come in...

    Please come in...

  • View from the kitchen towards the entrance and living area.

    View from the kitchen towards the entrance and living area.

  • Living room opens to the giant lanai for indoor/outdoor enjoyment.

    Living room opens to the giant lanai for indoor/outdoor enjoyment.

  • Full bathroom.

    Full bathroom.

  • Snuggle in and enjoy original artwork.

    Snuggle in and enjoy original artwork.

  • Nesting bedroom is bright and relaxing with views of banana and coconut trees!

    Nesting bedroom is bright and relaxing with views of banana and coconut trees!

  • Meditate on Your waterfall.

    Meditate on Your waterfall.

  • Enjoy the view of your awesome home as you float in the pond.

    Enjoy the view of your awesome home as you float in the pond.

  • Gourmet catering is available. Inquire for more info. Dining with a view!!

    Gourmet catering is available. Inquire for more info. Dining with a view!!

  • Be sure to visit Big Island main attraction Mauna Kea, clearest sky in the world

    Be sure to visit Big Island main attraction Mauna Kea, clearest sky in the world

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Calendar last updated: 03/26/2015
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