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Fanciful Cottage! $100/nt!!! 'Wow', 'What a Find' , 'Magical''

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Mahana's Lanai in the afternoon sun.. beauty and apapane birds all around!

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Last updated: 07/04/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Menehune Mansions
CLIPPED COMMENTS-- I could not have even dreamed this place up // Beyond expectations // Top notch accommodations // Comfortable,warm,spotlessly clean // Charming // Lovely cottage in a truly one of kind setting // A special experience and memory // Wanted to move in and stay // Better than advertised // Very clean and beautifully maintained // Beautifully decorated with such a warm,cozy feel // Couldn't have asked for more // Just beautiful // Beds are soooo comfortable // charming // magical // amazing // LOVE IT! // We appreciated the quality, quiet, and all the little extras // Wonderful place in a wonderful setting // This cottage is a class act

GUEST GUIDE COMMENTS-- Guest Guide made our stay most enjoyable // guest book was so informative and such a big help to us as we planned our day- alot of work on your behalf and much appreciated // very grateful for the incredible Guest Guide // The Guest Guide was sooo helpful, we used it everyday // I wish I would have read your guest guide more
thoroughly when I got here-it's great! // Guest Guide was a bonus!


This Menehune Mansion is on a beautiful 1/2 acre, that is shared with another identical Mansion, but privately situated. Fireplace, King Bedroom, 1 roomy Bathroom, Full Kitchen with Breakfast Nook, Living Room with Queen pull out sofa, Large Covered Lanai,and Carport. HIGH CHAIR AND PACK N PLAY available with notice. W/D available for stays of 4 or more nights.

OUR CUSTOM GUEST GUIDE offers 4 different day trips (could not do it ALL in 4 days) for you to chose your interests... each 'direction' lists many sites in the order you will come upon them, how to get there, descriptions... Also includes restaurant recommendations, detailed hike information, out of the way places and more. Local events and an ONGOING calendar for special things that happen in the area like Ranger led hikes, Hawaiiana events and the like. It's very common for the Park and Art Center to have events that are a real treat.

MENEHUNE [meh-neh-HOO-neh]-- Hawaii’s legendary mystical and shy forest dwellers are small in size at about two feet high, although some are only six inches high. They live in the deep forests and hidden valleys of the Hawaiian Islands, far from the eyes of normal humans. According to legend they are very industrious master builders that use their great strength to accomplish mighty feats of engineering and construction overnight.

In that spirit, we welcome you to 'MENEHUNE MANSIONS'... which to the UNMYSTICAL HUMAN, would appear to be A VERY SWEET FOREST COTTAGE.

Minutes to Hawaii Volcano National Park and tucked away in the uniquely beautiful forest of desirable Volcano Village.... you will come home to a tropical, clean, fresh, warm and cozy hideaway... for a menehune mystical price

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 576 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    one story, no steps from carport along cement sidewalk to lanai and front door....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Heated Bedding...moreless

  • King Bedroom, Queen Sofa bed in Living Room, Pack n Play for baby w/ notice...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Full 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Roomy Bathroom, Hotel style curved rod for shower/tub, Hairdryer, Soaps, Shampoo, Iron/Board, W/D...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Washer/ Dryer is available for stays of 4nts or longer. We say low allergen as people with ashma and allergies have been very pleased regarding no mold, cleanliness, dehumidifier etc.......moreless

Entertainment

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

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All

Attractions

  • Caves
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Rain Forests
  • Restaurants
  • Volcano
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Village:

    Uniquely picturesque Artist Community, 26 miles from Hilo and at the Volcanoes National Park entrance....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Spelunking

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Added amenity for stays of 4nt or longer...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace:

    Pretty cast iron freestanding log/gas fireplace. Instant heat w/ thermostat control...moreless

  • Garage:

    Carport...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Free standing black cast iron, log/flame, easy wall thermostat control...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Fireplace and Heated Bedding...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Added amenity to stays of 4nts or longer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee/Tea/Sugars/Creamer...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Volcano Golf Course 10min away...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    carpeted, very protected and user friendly...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Small Cooler
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 87 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$100

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Cleaning fee/ w tax $52
  • Booking fee- rfnd echeck $10
  • Tax Rate 13.42%

Notes:

Quote is for 1-2 guests

For BOOK IT, a separate payment request will be sent for additional guests

$10nt plus tax for 3 guests

$15nt plus tax for 4 guests

I am happy to accept deposit only payment now, with full payment due 2mo. prior to the reservation by either online credit card/echeck or by personal checks. Just email instead of BOOK IT if you prefer these options.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Calendar

Last updated: 07/04/2015
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Location

26 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hilo

Menehune Mansions is in beautiful Volcano Village - 1 mile to the entrance of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and 26miles from Hilo and Hilo International Airport!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We have so enjoyed our second home and very well received vacation rental Maile Treehouse which is also in Volcano Village. We thought we would like to offer a more budgeted alternative but with an upscale experience... It has been a true delight to help make a vacation special for people... we hope we can do that for even more travelers now....


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Mahana's Lanai in the afternoon sun.. beauty and apapane birds all around!

    Mahana's Lanai in the afternoon sun.. beauty and apapane birds all around!

  • Looking from back Mansion out driveway , Front Mansion is the drive to the left

    Looking from back Mansion out driveway , Front Mansion is the drive to the left

  • Mahana Cottage living room. Sister? Snorer? Little rug rat? ... sofa is a queen sleeper

    Mahana Cottage living room. Sister? Snorer? Little rug rat? ... sofa is a queen sleeper

  • Mahana's full kitchen with cozy breakfast nook.. more seating is there if wanted

    Mahana's full kitchen with cozy breakfast nook.. more seating is there if wanted

  • King Bed with heated bedding

    King Bed with heated bedding

  • Gateway to your morning cup of coffee.

    Gateway to your morning cup of coffee.

  • Windows everywhere, looking out into the Ferns,Ginger, and Ohia trees...

    Windows everywhere, looking out into the Ferns,Ginger, and Ohia trees...

  • Mahana... though visual to each other from area's, they are privately situated

    Mahana... though visual to each other from area's, they are privately situated

  • Hune Cottage, Full Kitchen with a breakfast nook..(additional seating not shown)

    Hune Cottage, Full Kitchen with a breakfast nook..(additional seating not shown)

  • Airy, bright, open, dry, warm and cleeean.. for comfortable togetherness

    Airy, bright, open, dry, warm and cleeean.. for comfortable togetherness

  • Gateway to your morning cup of coffee Hune style

    Gateway to your morning cup of coffee Hune style

  • Driving out the Driveway.. off to another Adventure!

    Driving out the Driveway.. off to another Adventure!

  • The Menehune Entrance!

    The Menehune Entrance!

  • A covered carport with protected walkway to entry and lanai

    A covered carport with protected walkway to entry and lanai

  • Mahana living room..Fireplace, TV,DVD's,CD's, WI-FI, books, games, ipod/ph doc

    Mahana living room..Fireplace, TV,DVD's,CD's, WI-FI, books, games, ipod/ph doc

  • Waking up, coming home, hanging out... you'll enjoy the feel of your little home

    Waking up, coming home, hanging out... you'll enjoy the feel of your little home

  • Stay packed w/ our 2 large luggage racks or unpacked w/ our full dresser/closet

    Stay packed w/ our 2 large luggage racks or unpacked w/ our full dresser/closet

  • Hotel style curved rod for tub/shower, Hairdryer Soaps, Shanpoo, Iron/Board,

    Hotel style curved rod for tub/shower, Hairdryer Soaps, Shanpoo, Iron/Board,

  • Off the Mahana's lanai, outside the breakfast nook window...

    Off the Mahana's lanai, outside the breakfast nook window...

  • Sister cottage Hune... Fireplace with wall thermostat, WiFi,Cable,Dvd's,Cd's...

    Sister cottage Hune... Fireplace with wall thermostat, WiFi,Cable,Dvd's,Cd's...

  • Hune's queen sofa sleeper...

    Hune's queen sofa sleeper...

  • King Bedroom with heated bedding, full dresser and closet

    King Bedroom with heated bedding, full dresser and closet

  • Road in front before turning in...

    Road in front before turning in...

  • Thank you for stopping in!!

    Thank you for stopping in!!

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  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/04/2015
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(808) 987-0417 (Hawaii, USA)

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