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Sixty Feet from the Blue Pacific - Large Oceanfront Home!

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View toward Kaloli Point. Whales come very close to the house here.

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Last updated: 05/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy a wonderful, Hawaiian vacation at our 'House of Sea Spray' (Hale Huna Kai) on the beautiful East Coast of Hawaii. Our two-bedroom vacation home comfortably accommodates parties of up to six people in a modern, cheerful, quiet, and relaxed setting. The listing is the entire upstairs of the house with incredible views looking toward Cape Kumakahi (known to have the cleanest air in the world) and also looking towards Kaloli Point. The lower one bedroom has a separate entrance and is often occupied. Convenient to Hilo Town, Kilauea (the world's most active volcano), the rain forest, world-class snorkeling, incredible hiking, and waterfalls, 'Hale Huna Kai' can make your dream vacation come true!

Hale Huna Kai is in the Puna district of the Big Island of Hawaii. Puna is located south of Hilo on the East Coast of the Island. The area is known for many things but one that stands out is Kalapana and Kaimu Bay where in late 1990, the on-going eruption of Kilauea's Kupaianaha vent covered the famous Black Sand Beach at Kaimu Bay.

The house is a 30-minute drive from Hilo Airport. It is situated at the edge of Kaloli Bay less than one-half mile from Kaloli Point. The surroundings are lush, verdant, and tropical. Palms, orchids, and plumeria plants abide. Flowering bougainvillea, poinsettia and hibiscus color the area. On most mornings you can look out the front door, over the driveway and see Mauna Kea ('White Mountain'), a dormant volcano. Step out in the yard and pick fresh bananas or citrus for breakfast.

Whales are abundant in the late fall through April and can be seen and heard from the bedrooms. They come close enough to the house you can see their eyes!

Wireless Internet and free local and US long distance calls included!


Keywords: large, private, oceanfront, bayfront, whales, internet, garden

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 2 queen

    Large room with en suite bathroom. Room to move around!...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Overlooking the water with shower in room....moreless

  • Queen size Beds (3),

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • This is the entire upstairs of my home on the water. The one bedroom downstairs is occupied. There is a separate entrance for the downstairs. Only the laundry room is a shared space....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Domestic United States only....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and Dryer and located downstairs and are shared with the separate unit on the lower level....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Holiday 2015
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
5 night min stay
$250
$1,500 $4,000
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$165
$975 $3,300
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Housecleaning $125
  • Tax Rate 13.416%

Notes:

Longer term discounts available for over 2 months.


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Last updated: 05/23/2015
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hilo

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

Why the Owner Chose Keaau:
I purchased this house as a primary residence and built a home down the coast so I am able to offer this wonderful home as a rental.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
I love to hear the whales at night when they are in Hawaii waters. During the day they play and breach just out back. Dolphins can be seen in the morning and during certain conditions the glow from Pu'u O'o vent can be seen at night. A unique and special place, as is all of this island.


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Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • View toward Kaloli Point.  Whales come very close to the house here.

    View toward Kaloli Point. Whales come very close to the house here.

  • The master bedroom.  Two queen beds and en-suite bathroom.

    The master bedroom. Two queen beds and en-suite bathroom.

  • Upstairs living room

    Upstairs living room

  • Upstairs lanai.  Whales often linger out back with their babies.

    Upstairs lanai. Whales often linger out back with their babies.

  • The garden out front- fresh bananas and citrus

    The garden out front- fresh bananas and citrus

  • Akaka falls - just north of Hilo.  Spend a day touring the Hamakua coast!

    Akaka falls - just north of Hilo. Spend a day touring the Hamakua coast!

  • Hale Huna Kai

    Hale Huna Kai

  • master bath

    master bath

  • Upstairs kitchen

    Upstairs kitchen

  • Second upstairs bedroom

    Second upstairs bedroom

  • Front yard.

    Front yard.

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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 05/23/2015
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