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This gem of a property is perched up on a bluff steps away from a golden sand beach with panoramic views of a beautiful tear dropped shaped Bay. It is hard to take your eyes off of the absolutely spectacular one of a kind living reef just below. It's the best view of the Bay and Reef second to none. This older plantation home has everything you need with Hawaiian charm. This quaint Beach house has a updated stove and refrigerator in the kitchen with new French doors stepping out to a outdoor seating area with several beautiful iron tables and chairs for ample seating. Trade winds come through The front bedroom which also has french doors leading out to a spacious lawn area. You will enjoy 200 plus feet of ocean frontage with awesome views. Which makes this location very unique. The mountain side of this property boarders 49 acres of conservation land Allowing the most ultimate privacy. A place to rekindle romance under a star studded sky or just the right place for a fun family vacation for all. If this were a Luxury home the rate would be unaffordable for most people. This location is a prized vacation spot for many locals. Just imagine of all the islands in the Pacific with there numerous beaches, Hollywood chose Kauai to film Gilligans Island on Moloaa Bay, and on this very property. Other movies shot on Kauai include Jurassic Park, Pirates of the Carribeane , Blue Hawaii, 6 days 7 nights, Raiders of the lost Arch, South Pacific, The Decendants the list goes on. This garden island offers breathtaking views of lush tropical mountains, beautiful waterfalls and an emerald sea. This special place awakens your spirit and holds you captive to serenity where memories are etched in your heart forever. Truly a Diamond amoung Pearls! HOW TO GET TO MARTEN HOUSE: Exit airport. turn right at stop light, go Northeast toward Prienceville past Kapaa Town where you will find shopping gas food and restaurants Kapaa is just a 25 minuet drive. Continue North keeping alert to mile markers on the side of the road, watch for mile marker 16. Watch for turnoff less than a mile by the coffee/smoothie stand. Take note its very hard to see coffee stand at night. Turn right heading down to Moloaa Bay on Koolau road. Its a winding road about 1 mile, you will see Moloaa Road. Turn right on moloaa Rd. continue for another 1 mile till you see a Sign on right that says no outlet continue to fork in road go right through the.gate and continue past 2 homes and over the small bridge their will be a locked gate. Call (808)298-0884 or (808)320-0946 or e-mail for combo to both the gate and the lock box number to get the key to the house, Let us know your arrival time and we will be available to help you get there if needed. Also take note not all cell phones work past the molooa coffee stand up at the highway. Rosa can also be reached who lives nearby at (808)639-1128. Just a few steps down the driveway and over the bridge on the right you will see a roped off area with no trespassing signs please note the green deck and picnic area is private property. Just a few more steps past that you will see a pathway with logs saying" BEACH ACESS FOR MARTEN HOUSE" lined with coconuts. Pass through here to get to the beach. The view is much more advantageous from the bluff butt the snorkeling is great and boggie boarding is so much fun. Boards and snorkel gear is provided. Please rinse off ALL SAND with hose before entering the house. Also please rinse off all sporting gear before bringing it in to the house. If you chose to use the fire pit please be careful and extinguish all flames It would be a big help to the cleaner if you could do a load of towels before you leave if you have a large group. if you have any suggestions for improvement s Pleas e-mail directly to Judith at email@example.com We would love to hear from you . If you would like to leave a awesome review through Home Away that would be great also. We hope you enjoy your stay and come back next year. Plan ahead for your next vacation. A Big Mahalo
House Rules for your safety. Keep noise to a minimum. Turn off outdoor lights at night. Birds become disoriented at night if lights are too bright. Hawaii has a no smoking ordinance. No smoking within 20 ft of a public building. Beach Safety: Be cautions of ocean conditions. The local shoreline faces thousands of miles of open ocean and currents are treacherous. Winter storms and tropical conditions can bring us dangerous surf and water conditions.Never turn your back on the ocean. Rogue waves can appear in seemingly calm conditions. If in doubt do not go out. BEACH ACCESS: OUR PROPERTY IS SURROUNDED BY PRIVATE PROPERTIES, PLEASE BE VERY CONSIDERATE OF THIS WHEN GOING TO BEACH.ACCESS PROVIDED BY GOING ALL THE WAY DOWN DRIVEWAY,OVER THE CULVERT PAST THE METAL GATE, PAST 1ST DRIVE, PAST ROPE GATE. THERE IS A PICNIC TABLE THERE THAT BELONGS TO A NEIGHBOR ACCESS BEACH THERE. THE 1ST DRIVEWAY IS PRIVATE NOT A SHORTCUT. RETURN THE SAME WAY. SEE MAP IN PHOTOS Non emergency Police 241-1711...moreless
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LOCATION, LOCATION,LOCATION. Many Locals have said 'This is one of the beach spots on.all of Kauai' With a spacious lawn area and lots of seating to enjoy fantastic ocean views Steps away to beach....moreless
Princeville is a beautiful 8 mile drive with a small shopping center and golf. Hanalei Bay is another wonderful place to visit just few miles more with lots of quaint shops and restaurants. Heavenly!...moreless
Its a one of a kind property Truely there is like no other place like it. Many locals stay here. If the Ritz Carlton was so lucky to have this property, you would be paying in the thousands per night...moreless
WOW! What a view of the ocean waves coming in and going past you. The coral reef is so beautiful and changes with the tide. It truely is ONE A KIND with privacy. ...moreless
A expensive resort equal to this one would cost you in the thousands a night You have such a private space with a large outdoor area to enjoy a star studded night with the sound of waves....moreless
Moloaa Bay is a 2 mile drive from the highway down a winding road to a beautiful tear dropped bay. Just beautiful! And a even spectacular view from the property. Its private with lots acreage behind...moreless
Bar none it has one of the best views on the island....moreless
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Golf Privileges Optional
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Most people choose to open the French doors and eat outside where their is several patio sets that seats 12 and a BBQ. Overlooking the ocean with spectacular views. ....moreless
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This is the property the pilot episodes was shot for ' Gilligan Island' We were told they put large leaves in front of the house to hide it when filming. They also left behind a anchor, could this of been from the the 3 hour tour that crashed on mooloa bay.
In any event, you can only imagine!
Year Purchased: 1998
About the owner: I am a political activist, my goal is to help Hawaii become more sustainable. Improve education so that our children can compete in a global economy. I try and promote respect for the environment. And love for one another. Honor Our Heritage, Embracing Our Diversity, Sharing Our Future is Aloha
Why the Owner Chose Moloaa Bay: This property is the trump card of Moloaa Bay. This is the only home on the bay used as a backdrop for Gilligans Island filming. This property is unique in the World. I have been offered Millions of Dollars for this property, and I tell them this property is PRICELESS.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Location, Along with being the most private location on the Bay. No other home has a view like this home. The view of the reef along is magical. Because of the unique location you never have to worry about a rogue wave taking you out while your sleeping. It happened before all the homes on the bay were swept away except mine. Why? because my home sits on a bluff out of the way of danger
Speaks: english, spanish
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