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Serene, Restored Plantation House with Sweeping Ocean Views

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Watch whales and dolphins from your private bench overlooking Pacific Ocean

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Last updated: 10/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Honokaa house description

From the large, sweeping lanai (deck), Maui can be seen in the distance across the Pacific Ocean. The house is a lovingly renovated and updated sugar plantation house, retaining the feel of a bygone era. Superbly crafted and furnished with tropical bamboo and teak furniture, it offers an elegant and light filled space for renewal. All water running into the house is double filtered, and floors are wood and tile. Features a lovely bathroom with a soaking tub, a large kitchen with Mexican counter tops, a master bedroom with a queen bed, a small bedroom with twin beds, and a fold out queen bed in the living room.

Guests at the View House have exclusive use of our spa, as well. Our infrared sauna, hot tub and cold tub sit on totally private decks, surrounded by lime trees and moringa trees. Guests will find an additional shower room and water closet in the adjoining tiled breezeway.

Keywords: House, Vacation Rental, Private, Spa, Hot Tub, Sauna

Property Type

  • House
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Massage
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Alternative Lifestyle
          • Children Welcome:

            Children are absolutely welcome! It is totally safe and parents can sit on the lanai and watch their children graze for fruit in the orchard....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            There are provisions for smokers in the carport....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            ocean view...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

            garden view...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Spa
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Library
          • Playground
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Eco Tourism
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Whale Watching

          Location Type

          • Ocean View:

            Spectacular views over the Pacific all the way to Maui...moreless

          • Rural:

            Old, unspoiled Hawaii, in a small community in the country....moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Basketball Court
          • Cycling
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Surfing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis

          Dining

          • Dining
          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 4 people

          General

          • Broadband Access
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Free Long Distance:

            USA only...moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Internet:

            Free WiFi...moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking:

            Off street...moreless

          • Parking Off Street
          • Telephone:

            Free unlimited USA calls...moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet

          Kitchen

          • Catering Available
          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Balcony
          • Deck / Patio

          Payment Type

          • Discover
          • Mastercard
          • Visa

          Pool / Spa

          • Hot Tub
          • Sauna
           

          Reviews

          Write a review 4.7
          from 22 traveler reviews
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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          My Standard Rate
          3 night min stay
          $165
          $1,000 $3,360

          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 fee $90
          • Tax Rate 13.5%

          Notes:

          We prefer booking on-line through VRBO. However, we also accept credit cards and paypal. Credit cards: 50% due at booking; 50% automatically charged to card one week before arrival. Paypal: entire amount due at time of booking. One night free for 7 or more nights. PLEASE NOTE THAT IN RATES QUOTED ON-LINE, ADDITIONAL GUEST CHARGES MAY NOT BE INCLUDED.


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          Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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          Last updated: 10/20/2014
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          Location

          50 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Kona or Hilo, both an hour away
          4 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          Honokaa
          4 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Honokaa
          25 Metres
          Nearest Motorway
          Rte 240
          4 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant
          Honokaa
          4 Miles
          Nearest Beach
          Waipio Valley Black Sand Beach

          Car: Necessary

          The rental sits on top of a hill, overlooking pastoral views and the Pacific Ocean all the way to Maui. Pure, clean air comes right off the ocean. Very quiet and peaceful location.

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 1999

          About the owner: My wife, Connie, and I are both Naturopathic Physicians and maintain a small, part-time office on the property. We see patients and tend the organic orchards and gardens. Our dear friends, Marcus and Shigeko Bachino, work with us in providing unobtrusive support, when needed. It is a blessing to live in this special place and be so closely in touch with the land. We welcome all visitors with warm aloha and invite them to partake in the healing, restorative energies that are so tangible everywhere on the property.

          Why the Owner Chose Honokaa:
          We looked for land to purchase in Hawaii for more than 10 years before we found this little piece of paradise. When we bought it, it had two aging plantation houses in need of extreme TLC. Our close friends thought we were nuts. Many years later, even Hawaii-born visitors marvel at the beauty and magic that are so tangible everywhere on the property. Special places with benches invite visitors to stop and breathe in the beauty. Fruit tree loaded with their bounty are perfect for grazing.

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          Imagine that you wake up in the morning to the songs of tropical birds. The sunrise is filtering through the palms, jacaranda and orchid trees, creating shadow patterns on the walls of your bedroom. The soft, gentle rain that fell through part of the night created a soothing cadence on the metal roof of your lovely quarters. You have slept well. Sliding open the large glass door, you step from your bedroom out onto the lanai, take a deep breath of pure ocean air, do a few stretches and gaze out over the deep blues of the Pacific Ocean. The trade winds are light. It is a sparkling clear day. Across the channel, Maui is shrouded in a slight mist. Donning a sarong, you walk down the lanai steps into the orchard to collect your fruit salad. A couple of ripe papayas, a passion fruit or two and a starfruit tumble into your harvest basket. A hand of tasty apple bananas awaits you on the kitchen counter. A huge, round butter avocado and a couple of Tahitian limes complete your breakfast. What to do after breakfast? Should you pack a picnic lunch and hike 40 minutes through the miles of preserve bordering the estate to the spectacular coastal views from the cliffs overlooking the ocean? Perhaps a beach trip to the legendary Waipio Valley, just four miles away? Or a 5-minute trip into town to browse the galleries and have a cup of tea? There are so many things to see and do on the island, like visiting the volcano, driving up to the Mauna Kea observatories, exploring the lush drive to Hilo. Maybe you'll just lie in the hammock for a while and think about it. Or lounge in the spa. After all, it is a gorgeous day, and you are here to relax and rejuvenate.


          Contact us

          Speaks: english, spanish, Japanese

           

          Photos

          • Watch whales and dolphins from your private bench overlooking Pacific Ocean

            Watch whales and dolphins from your private bench overlooking Pacific Ocean

          • Window Seat in View House

            Window Seat in View House

          • View House Living Room

            View House Living Room

          • Twin Bedroom (Garden View)

            Twin Bedroom (Garden View)

          • Your Private Hot Tub Awaits You

            Your Private Hot Tub Awaits You

          • Perfect Place to Take a Rest

            Perfect Place to Take a Rest

          • Bathroom With Deep Soaking Tub

            Bathroom With Deep Soaking Tub

          • Bounty From the Orchard

            Bounty From the Orchard

          • Just Another Ho-Hum Sunset

            Just Another Ho-Hum Sunset

          • Colors of the Sunset From the Lanai

            Colors of the Sunset From the Lanai

          • The Bench by the Pond -- perfect for quiet, reflection

            The Bench by the Pond -- perfect for quiet, reflection

          • Colors of the sunset viewed from your private lanai

            Colors of the sunset viewed from your private lanai

          • The View House

            The View House

          • View House Kitchen

            View House Kitchen

          • View House Great Room

            View House Great Room

          • Master BR

            Master BR

          • Your Private Infrared Sauna

            Your Private Infrared Sauna

          • A Rainbow at the End of the Day

            A Rainbow at the End of the Day

          • Ocean View from lanai

            Ocean View from lanai

          • The Buddha Garden

            The Buddha Garden

          • The Kwan Yin Garden

            The Kwan Yin Garden

          • Stairs from the Lanai to the Garden and Orchard

            Stairs from the Lanai to the Garden and Orchard

          • Flame Tree in Bloom at Entrance to View House

            Flame Tree in Bloom at Entrance to View House

          • Just another beautiful day!  June 2014 view from your lanai.

            Just another beautiful day! June 2014 view from your lanai.

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          Date last modified - Monday, October 20, 2014

          $165 per night (USD)
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          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 6

          View calendar: Updated 10/20/14
          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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          Speaks: english, spanish, Japanese
          • Calendar last updated 10/20/2014
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