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Hawaiian Charm & Aloha in a Private Tranquil Setting

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Enjoy the private pool and hot tub on your exclusive Hawaiian getaway vacation

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Last updated: 09/18/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Kealakekua Bay house description

Imagine yourself entering your upcountry home......a cool and peaceful sanctuary awaits you after a day of frolicking in the sun and surf with dolphins, whales and turtles.

Take a refreshing dip in your 30ft swimming pool and crack open a cold drink from the refrigerator of your poolside cabana. Mosey over to the ocean and garden view hot tub for a soak as you end your day with a Kona sunset. Ahhh.......dreams really do come true!

Delight in this very inviting, impeccably kept 3035 sq ft home that feels like a private, cozy lodge perched on the slopes of Mauna Loa, is set amid a lush tropical and private setting on 1 acre in the charming and rural neighborhood of Middle Ke'ei Road just 4 miles south of the town of Captain Cook

This is a relaxed and timeless countryside, untouched by large hotels, strip malls and traffic.....a Hawaii of days of old.....this is your neighborhood to enjoy!!

This beautiful home offers you 5 unique bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. The Master Room is a large and spacious suite with an extra large private bathroom, Ocean Room and Bamboo Room share a full bath, the Garden Room has its own private bath as does the upstairs Loft Room.

The house layout has generously sized rooms to enjoy like a great room, dining/sitting room, beautiful chef's kitchen with koa cabinets, tons of counter space and kitchen bar seating, a spacious lanai, 30 foot swimming pool and a spacious pool deck and cabana.

Perched above the Honaunau Valley at 1,000 feet above sea level, enjoy sunny days and cool nights sleeping, a beautiful ocean view and sunsets from the lanai, poolside, Master, Ocean Rooms and Kitchen. Your view from the home is a 360 degree green view! Not a rooftop in sight all the way down to the ocean!

This home is situated in a choice location that gives you the luxury of a peaceful setting, away from the busyness of life, yet only a short drive to grocery, farmers markets, restaurants, lei stands, galleries, shops, fruit stands, beaches and so much more!

Situated 4 miles south of Captain Cook (8 minute drive) and 23 miles (40 minutes) from the Keahole Airport, you are never too far away from what you need but exactly where you will find your peace and solace from the rest of the world.

You are only a short drive down quiet meandering roads to world-class snorkeling, diving, kayaking and swimming in some of the Big Island's most beautiful and pristine waters of Kealakekua Bay, Honaunau Bay, Hookena and Ke'ei Beaches.



Keywords: Lodge, Private Home, Vacation House

Property Type

  • House
  • 3035 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Kids of all ages are welcome. Children are charged as an occupant, however house is not childproof....moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            Paved sidewalks to the pool area and outside deck. 5 steps into the house from front entry...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Master Bedroom: 1 king

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          • Bamboo Room: 1 queen

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          • Ocean Room: 2 queen

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          • Loft Bedroom: 1 king

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          • Garden Bedroom: 1 double

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          • King size bed in Master Room, California king bed in Loft Room, Queen size Beds (2) queen bed in Ocean Room, queen bed in Bamboo Room, Garden Bedroom has a double bed (1) folding travel crib available...moreless

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Master Bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

            Double sinks, walk in shower, large tub...moreless

          • Bamboo Bathroom : toilet, combination tub/shower

            This is a shared bathroom but can be closed off for privacy ...moreless

          • Loft Bathroom : toilet, shower

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          • Garden Bathroom : toilet, shower

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          • Pool/Hot Bathroom : toilet

            Located by deck stairs and BBQ area. Has a sink and toilet...moreless

          • All bathrooms have showers. Two bathrooms have tubs. Soap and towels are provided...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Spacious chef's kitchen, koa cabinets, tons of counter space, west facing and open to dining/sitting room, lanai and sunsets. Fully equipped with tableware, cutlery, glassware. A dream of a kitchen to work in....moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Pots/pans, baking dishes, blender/food processer, cooking utensils, coffee grinder, coffee maker, tea kettle...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Plates, glasses, coffee cups, and all utensils that you would need are provided ...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            Full sized side by side refrigerator/freezer with water and ice dispenser...moreless

          • Dining:

            Dining room table seats 6. Kitchen has 4 bar seats at counter area...moreless

          • Stove:

            4 burner electric stove. New pots and pans have been provided...moreless

          • Toaster:

            New toaster big enough for English muffins and toast...moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            Bosch energy saver. Dish soap provided...moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Filters are provided ...moreless

          • Ice Maker
          • Oven
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 10 people

          Amenities

          • Linens Provided:

            Sheets, blankets, comforters, pillows, bath towels, beach towels, kitchen towels...moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Parking further ahead of the garage, rocked parking for 2 cars...moreless

          • Parking:

            Parking in front of garage for 2-4 cars...moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            boathouse...moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • All bedrooms have been upgraded with flat screen TV's, ceiling fans in each bedroom, books, games, iron and ironing board, ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                Flat screens in every room all hooked up to cable. Large flat screen with DVD player in great room...moreless

              • Games:

                Trivial pursuit, poker chip and others located in dining/living room cabinet ...moreless

              • Stereo:

                Small stereo located in dining/living room cabinet....moreless

              • Books
              • CD Player

              Communications

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    No charge to guests. Access information provided inside house....moreless

                  Pool & Spa

                  • Private Pool:

                    20x30 foot pool 6 1/2 ft deep For house guests to use. Not shared with anyone but you and your friends. Outdoor rinsing shower located at gazebo. ...moreless

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Next to the pool, open-air seats 6. Wonderful place to sit and watch the stars, sunset...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    Spacious outdoor living lanai fully furnished with swinging couch, rattan couch, coffee tables, table and 4 chairs, beautiful ocean and garden view, view of swimming pool...moreless

                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    Limited amount of snorkel gear for you to use located in garage. Beach mats, umbrella, boogie board, beach chairs that you are welcome to use....moreless

                  • Gazebo:

                    Cabana with seating, mini-fridge, microwave, cutlery, plates, glasses, beach towels, rinsing shower, right next to the swimming pool...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Backyard is a tropical garden with a variety of beautiful Hawaiian flowers and plants and lush green grass ...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Lovely garden deck for finding some privacy...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    2 burner grill located outside by garage ...moreless

                  Theme

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

                  Location & View

                      • Ocean View:

                        Looking down to the ocean over a sea of green and lushness of the Honaunau Valley, not a rooftop in sight!...moreless

                      Activities

                      • Museums
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Kayaking
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Surfing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Swimming
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Groceries
                      • Shopping
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Antiquing
                      • Restaurants
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Hiking
                       

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                      Minimum 4 night stay. Children are welcome and are charged as occupants.
                      Low Season/4 people - Apr 1 to Dec 11....$250 per/nt, $1750 per/wk...4 nt/min
                      Low Season/10 people - Apr 1 to Dec 11...$400 per/nt, $2800 per/wk...4 nt/min
                      High Season/4 people - Dec 12 to Mar 31..$295 per/nt, $2065 per/wk...7 nt/min
                      High Season/10 people - Dec 12 to Mar 31.$445 per/nt, $3115 per/wk...7 nt/min
                      Add $25 per extra person per night to a max of 10, Add 13.416% taxes
                      Add $500 Confirmation Deposit/Security Deposit/Out and Mid Cleaning Fee
                      Rates are subject to change without notice/Right of refusal of service.
                      

                      Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 09/18/2014
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                      Location

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                        Kealakekua Bay View on map

                        Rocky shoreline but ok for entering if tide is right, sandy botton and deep. Great snorkeling to the left and keep your eyes open for Spinner dolphins and whales in the deep. So pretty next to the pali. Restrooms/showers

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                      • B

                        Manini Beach View on map

                        Such a special place, unfortunately as of Mar 11/11 the beach is closed until further notice due to tsunami damage.

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                        Keei Beach View on map

                        Drive slowly on this very bumpy and potholed road. Go to almost the end where you'll notice a small parking area, park and walk in the rest of the way. Tread lightly....this is a neighborhood

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                        Honaunau Bay View on map

                        Wonderful spot for snorkeling, rocky shoreline but nice big slabs of pahoehoe lava. Use the "two steps" to enter and exit the water. This is for safety reasons, to do your part in keeping the human footprint down and keep the corals healthy. This is a fantastic place to see the Spinner dolphins and whales not to mention the colorful array of fish species and corals.

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                        Pu'uhonua O'Honaunau National Historical Park View on map

                        The most beautiful park with history, beauty, trails, scenic vistas, self-guided tour, wonderful picnic area with bbq's, very nice and knowledgable staff. You would be missing out if you didn't visit this park

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                        Hookena Beach Park View on map

                        The closest sandy beach to the vacation house, approx 20 min drive. Great fun beach to play in the waves, kayak, paddleboard, snorkel or just chill under a coconut palm. Camping beach complete with hot showers/bathrooms/cold drinks

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                      Car: Necessary

                      Pu'uhonua O'Honaunau National Historical Park (City of Refuge), Kealakekua Bay Park, Hookena Beach Park, Amy B. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Gardens, Farmer's Markets, Paleaku Peace Gardens, our waters offer a pristine environment like no other for excellent snorkeling, swimming and kayaking, Greenwell Museum, Antique Stores

                       

                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 2001

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The location of the home is perfect! Only a short drive (7-8 minutes) to wonderful pristine waters to snorkel, swim and kayak and in the same amount of time will find grocery, fruit stands, gas, and restaurants. Personally, we have enjoyed the peaceful quality of the neighborhood and home as a sanctuary, far from the busy-ness of the world yet convenient enough to hop in the car to pick up take-out, a movie or even an afternoon latte.


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                      • Enjoy the private pool and hot tub on your exclusive Hawaiian getaway vacation

                        Enjoy the private pool and hot tub on your exclusive Hawaiian getaway vacation

                      • This stunning view is yours to enjoy while sitting poolside relaxing in the sun

                        This stunning view is yours to enjoy while sitting poolside relaxing in the sun

                      • Large Great Room with plenty of room for everyone to relax and enjoy

                        Large Great Room with plenty of room for everyone to relax and enjoy

                      • Dining Room/Living Room has more than enough room for everyone with great views

                        Dining Room/Living Room has more than enough room for everyone with great views

                      • Dining table to seat 6-8, kitchen bar seating to seat 4

                        Dining table to seat 6-8, kitchen bar seating to seat 4

                      • Prepare dinner while you watch the sun set over the ocean and talk with friends

                        Prepare dinner while you watch the sun set over the ocean and talk with friends

                      • Master Bedroom Suite, flat screen t.v. walk in closet, full bathroom

                        Master Bedroom Suite, flat screen t.v. walk in closet, full bathroom

                      • Ocean Room is bright and airy,  flat screen t.v., access to lanai and ocean view

                        Ocean Room is bright and airy, flat screen t.v., access to lanai and ocean view

                      • Spacious outdoor lanai, cozy seating, view of poolside, orchard land & ocean

                        Spacious outdoor lanai, cozy seating, view of poolside, orchard land & ocean

                      • Loft Room with king bed, private bath, Flat screen with rooftop & garden view

                        Loft Room with king bed, private bath, Flat screen with rooftop & garden view

                      • Tucked away in the back of the house the Garden Room, private bath, flat screen

                        Tucked away in the back of the house the Garden Room, private bath, flat screen

                      • Spacious Bamboo Room with beautiful furnishing, semi-garden view, shares bath

                        Spacious Bamboo Room with beautiful furnishing, semi-garden view, shares bath

                      • Looking up from the poolside area, hot and pool are totally private swim & enjoy

                        Looking up from the poolside area, hot and pool are totally private swim & enjoy

                      • Front Entry, plenty of parking.  Home is tucked away behind gate & fenced yard.

                        Front Entry, plenty of parking. Home is tucked away behind gate & fenced yard.

                      • Great Room has flat screen, dvd, gaming table, and Wi-Fi all yours to enjoy

                        Great Room has flat screen, dvd, gaming table, and Wi-Fi all yours to enjoy

                      • Dining Room/Living Room nice place to sit back & talk about the day's adventures

                        Dining Room/Living Room nice place to sit back & talk about the day's adventures

                      • Watch the sun set from the large kitchen while cooking your favorite meals.

                        Watch the sun set from the large kitchen while cooking your favorite meals.

                      • Kitchen is open to both dining room and a pass thru to great room

                        Kitchen is open to both dining room and a pass thru to great room

                      • Master Bathroom, double sinks, walk in shower, large bath tub, plenty of room

                        Master Bathroom, double sinks, walk in shower, large bath tub, plenty of room

                      • Small lanai off of Ocean Room offers a private spot to enjoy the view

                        Small lanai off of Ocean Room offers a private spot to enjoy the view

                      • View from the lanai.  Lush landscape, poolside and ocean beyond

                        View from the lanai. Lush landscape, poolside and ocean beyond

                      • Loft Bathroom has everything you need with walk in shower and smaller closet

                        Loft Bathroom has everything you need with walk in shower and smaller closet

                      • Garden Room bath has everything you need with walk in shower

                        Garden Room bath has everything you need with walk in shower

                      • Bamboo Room shared bath with full tub and shower

                        Bamboo Room shared bath with full tub and shower

                      VRBO #361178

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