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Completely renovated 2 bedroom/2 bath 1256 sq ft. within a stone's throw to the Pacific Ocean! When you enter the unit you will be taken back by the breath-taking unobstructed view of the Pacific Ocean. Open the patio door and immediately feel the ocean breeze from the trade winds and smell the fresh salt-water air! The next morning you will awaken to the warm glow of sunrise. You can sit on the lanai with your first cup of coffee and enjoy the boat traffic from the river right next to the building. You are also located right on the walking/bike path called Ke Ala Hele Makalae ('the path that goes by the coast') that will eventually go from Nawiliwili to Anahola. During season you will see whales breaching from your lanai. You now know what paradise feels like.
The condo is on the 1st floor in Building A unit 101 at the Pono Kai Resort, within steps of the ocean. You will be lulled to sleep in the master bedroom with the gentle sound of the ocean surf. The unit is now fully updated: a new kitchen with granite counter-tops/new cooktop self-cleaning oven, full size microwave oven, tons of cabinet space and more. There are new marble floors/walk-in marble shower in the master bath & a new deep soaking tub in the guest bath. There all new window coverings and a hotel bed concept where all linens are laundered between guests!. A complete new tropical designed furniture package has arrived! It features a full size washer/dryer in the unit, which is an unusual feature on-site. There is FREE wireless WI-FI service in the unit. There are amenities galore to lighten your luggage weight. Large beach towels/beach chairs/cooler/hair dryers/shampoo, conditioner, shower gel dispenser in the shower are all provided. The kitchen is fully equipped, you will not need to worry about running out and buying that essential item to cook with. Enjoy your first pot of complimentary coffee, and if you plan on cooking spices are available.
You will find your condo in the Beautiful Pono Kai Resort with 12 acres of meticulously manicured grounds in addition to koi ponds and amenities listed below. It is in the historic town of Kapaa, centrally located on the East Side of Kauai, it is convenient to all of the Garden Isle attractions, only 15 minutes from Lihue Airport and walking distance from many restaurants, grocery, and fun shops and stores.
The resort itself provides free parking and the parking for the 'A' building is right out front. For your convenience the front desk is open 24 hrs and there is an activities desk in the lobby so you can arrange your island adventures.
I require a minimum age of 25 years or older to rent. Proof of age may be requested at time of rental. Children accompanied with parents are fine.
I’m a flight attendant with 30 years travel experience. I know the special things that make a stay away from home comfortable and will provide you with a clean environment for you to relax and enjoy this beautiful island of which I am a resident. I am sure that your stay will be memorable, and will provide you with my cell phone number if you have any questions or concerns.
Please read the guest comments from my other 1 bedroom, 1 bath condo in the same building VRBO# 189040
2015 Holiday Season Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2016 7 night min stay
2016 Jan 4 - Dec 17, 2016 3 night min stay
2016 Holiday Season Dec 18 - Jan 1, 2017 7 night min stay
2017 Jan 2 - Jun 16, 2017 3 night min stay
2017 Holiday Season Dec 17 - Jan 7, 2018 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$200
Cleaning Fee (includes GE Tax)$187
Your reservation will be confirmed upon receipt of the 25% reservation deposit. Balance due 60 days prior to your arrival. Your deposit is fully refundable up to 60 days prior to arrival. After such time, your cleaning fee will be refunded immediately and any nights that are rented again will be refunded to you at the rate that was charged.
Hawaii Tax I.D. No W77128187-01
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Heart of old Kapaa town is within walking distance to shops, restaurants, farmer's market on Wednesday, art walks, craft fairs and local festivals monthly. 4 large grocery stores are within 1 mile of the area.
Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: I am a retired Flight Attendant of 30 years for a major airline. I am a resident of Kauai and live in Kapaa. I am living my retirement dream!
Why the Owner Chose Kapaa: I live here year round and I also live in Kapaa. Kapaa is a real local town with very friendly residents and with more of a laid back feeling than other areas of the Island.
This a very centrally located resort, you will arrive at your sightseeing destination within 45 minutes of car travel, excluding Waimea canyon and the west side which takes about 1 hour 15 mins. Pono Kai is a well maintained and respected resort condo complex with years of operating experience. It is located right in the heart of charming Kapaa town, with restaurants and shopping within one block.
Complimentary late-check out if arranged at time of booking and can be accommodated.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo: Pono Kai Resort has the following: * 24 hour Front Desk * Accessible beach access * Barbecue Facilities * Exercise Room * Free Parking * Full service concierge desk * Golf putting greens * Hawaiian Herb garden that you make pick your fresh herbs for dinner * Jacuzzi & Sauna's * Security * Swimming Pool * Lit Tennis Courts with racquets/availability permitting * Basketball/Shuffleboard Courts * Weekly Island orientation with complimentary coffee & pastries