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Kehena Kai - a Romantic Balinese Home with Hot Tub Across from Kehena Beach

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Last updated: 05/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Aloha & Welcome to Kehena Kai, your vacation home across from Kehena Beach.

Imported from Bali Indonesia, Kehena Kai is an extremely unique, 4 level, quaint, rustic, private & exotic home which features 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and is the closest, private, Non-shared vacation rental to the famous Kehena black sand Beach. No other rentals or guests on our property :)

The home is situated on a knoll, with private gated parking, where you can pull right up to the front stone steps. When you close the gate and step through the doors of this relaxing, Balinese home, you should immediately feel the calm, and recognize its uniqueness, exotic architecture and its eclectic and rustic appeal, offering you a safe haven for your Wedding, Honeymoon, Vacation or just your need to get away from it all.

' If you need a break from the traditional vacation rentals or hotels, Kehena Kai is the place '

You'll enjoy the rustic elegance, the exposed custom teak beams and trim, the imported flooring and Bali roofs detailed with 5 ceiling fans throughout. The ample and airy living room is decorated with exotic, unique local, and imported decor to help you find the calm.

The Bedroom features a queen-sized 4-poster bed, with quality bedding, Sealy Posturepedic mattress with memory foam top, Shoji screens when you need a little extra privacy, and one of-a-kind. imported antique furnishings and decor.

Also enjoy a separate, large built-in daybed, plus a cozy single loft-bed for sleeping, reading or relaxation.

The bathroom features a unique open and over-sized, floor-to-ceiling shower with imported rock from Indonesia, and a rainfall shower fixture. The sink and toilet are in a separate room just one step up from the shower.

The kitchen is fully equipped and features granite counter tops, new LG stainless steel refrigerator, dishwasher, stove and oven, coffee maker & grinder, french press, microwave, refrigerator, cookware, toaster and all necessary utensils needed to help you feel at home.

The patio is enclosed by 6 ft. lava rock wall, offering privacy, lounge chairs, an umbrella for shade, a spacious 5-person, 20-jet hydrotherapy Hot Tub/Spa with delightful massaging jets, large lounger seat, fun waterfall feature and a unique LED underwater lighting for ambiance. It is covered with a Bali-style roof. There is also a new Weber BBQ Grill for your grilling pleasures.

Other Amenities include second patio with new washer & dryer room, WiFi throughout, a CD Player with a small selection of CD's to get you started, snorkel gear (including fins), beach chairs and mats, towels, yoga mat and medium sized cooler for your day trips.

Our garden is constantly evolving and at anytime can include: papayas, bananas, pineapple, and edible hibiscus, which is also surrounded by coconut trees and beautiful tropical foliage with a variety of flowers.

*** Please visit our website http://www.kehenakai.com for more details, like, Local attractions: photos and videos, information about Kehena Beach and the area. We offer discounted rates on rental cars through AVIS & BUDGET using our business code, we also have access to professional masseuse with in-home massages and much more.

We also help, plan & conduct Romantic Weddings , Vow Renewal with Rev. Kenny as the Officiator & Karlos as your event Photographer. *** Please view www.romanticbeachweddings.com for more information, as we are the new owners of the site.

We are extremely lucky to be located right across the street from the ocean with breaktaking views, and only steps to the famous Kehena Beach, one of the few remaining black sand beaches on Hawai'i Island.

Kehena Beach Estates is a magical neighborhood, where breezes are usually constant. You'll enjoy the tropical and fabulous ocean views from the living room, bedroom, kitchen, dining and even from the bathroom, with no other homes in front to obstruct your views.

With nearly perfect weather, the ocean lulls you to sleep at night on occasion, with the sound of rain drops which are most welcome in this area as we are on a catchment system and rely heavily on the rain (it wouldn't be lush without it), offering many variations of wind, a spectacular sunrise and sunset, and so much more from nature.

In its own microclimate, Kehena Kai offers an awesome package and we always look forward to the enjoyment of meeting you and hosting your next stay in East Hawai'i, and also sharing our piece of paradise with you.

Let us immerse you in unconditional hospitality and Aloha.

Kehena Kai at Kehena Beach, 'Once Discovered, Never Forgotten'

Aloha and welcome to Kehena Kai. E Komo Mai!
~ Kenny :)

Rates do not include Hawaii TAT (Transient Accommodation Tax and GE tax at 13.416%.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Adults of legal age must establish the reservations and also occupy the house during the rental period. There is an additional charge of $35 per night per extra person (3rd person)....moreless

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Outdoors only please....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Single bed Loft + Large Day Bed

    ...moreless

  • Enjoy the exposed custom teak beams, marabou flooring, and exotic Bali roofs with ceiling fans throughout, including : (1) Four post bed, Queen-size Bed with duvet, (1) Built-in Twin bed loft, and (1) Built-in daybed....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom + Separate Shower: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • 1 over-sized bathroom with separate imported from Bali blue rock over-sized floor-to-ceiling shower with a rainfall fixture. It's like showering outside. Soaps, shampoo and other body care products also available including first aid kit....moreless

Other Amenities

  • FYI -The entire neighborhood in Kehena Estates is on a catchment system (water collected by the rain), and although filtered and usable for showering and brushing teeth, we provide a 5 gallon dispenser for drinking and cooking (Easily refillable). ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Stereo
  • Video Library:

    Some DVD's available...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Across the road from the ocean and just steps to Kehena Beach...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Only steps to the Pacific Ocean with no homes obstructing your view, and views of the ocean from every room....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Across the street from the ocean & lush tropical views...moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Separate dining area with large imported from Bali teak table and 4 chairs (ocean views)...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Quality bedding including duvet bed cover...moreless

  • Living Room:

    With ocean views, Parlor area which includes teak table and 2 chairs, over-sized comfortable chairs, imported coffee table and eclectic imported decor ...moreless

  • Parking:

    On property (non-shared)...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Gated private parking on-site...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Landline provided for interisland communication...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and Beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Brand new front load washer (Laundry detergent not provided)...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi and Ethernet access included with rental...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Timed brewer, French Press & Coffee grinder....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All included...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully-equipped kitchen, includes blender, double toaster, coffee grinder, coffee brewer, and measuring cups and spoons....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Includes utensils, plates, cups, glasses, cutlery, coffee maker, microwave, toaster, dishwasher, stove (propane gas), stainless steel refrigerator and more, blender, coffee grinder & more....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Some spices and oils....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    LG Stainless steel double compartment...moreless

  • Stove:

    Four-burner, stainless steel gas stove with electric oven...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Two-slot toaster...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Enclosed lava wall patio with blue rock floors, umbrella, table and lounge chairs....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Landscaped lush tropical gardens which includes, banana trees, pineapple, papayas, edible hibiscus, mint, orchids, plumeria tree and many Hawaiian plants....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber One-Touch Silver 18-1/2 in. Charcoal Kettle Grill (charcoal not provided)....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    US Divers snorkeling gear for two with masks and fins. (Each set has a $50 replacement fee, if lost or damaged)...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Private patio with a 5-person, 20-jet hot tub, with LED lighting for ambiance and covered by a Bali style roof, yet keeping the outdoor feeling....moreless

 

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $95 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 13.42%

Notes:

HOT TUB MISUSE AND/OR DAMAGE: Guests must comply with the Hot Tub rules provided at the rental, and must refrain from adding any additional chemicals, lotions, oils or liquids, to the hot tub. If the agent discovers that any of the aforementioned has been added without prior authorization a $50 fee will be accessed.

* Rates are for double occupancy ~ Each Extra Person $35 p/day


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hilo International Airport
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
At the end of the Kalapana Kapoho Road
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
Hilo Municipal Golf Course
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
At the end of the road
Kehena
Nearest Beach
Kehena Beach

Car: Necessary

Kehena Kai is less than a minute walk away from the famous Kehena Black sand beach where spinner dolphins often join you in the ocean. Humpback whales on the other hand are seasonal, and tend to frolic during migration season, (December through April). If you are lucky, you can also hear them playing in the ocean near the property.

Conveniences near Kehena Kai also include, Uncle Robert's Awa Bar at the end of the road which offers local entertainment, a local take out/dine out restaurant, and a convenient store.

East Hawaii also boast some of the best oxygen on the planet, as well as an active Volcano, historic trails, the largest Sea Mountain (Maunakea), the most massive mountain in the world (Maunaloa), and lush vegetation.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: Purchased in 2012, we returned the home to its longtime purpose as a vacation getaway. We wanted to afford the opportunity to share the home, in this dream location with others. Hawaii has a consistent climate, and the neighborhood boast some of the friendliest and carefree people around. We hope to share our appreciation of Hawaii, the culture, and spirit of aloha with you. Our reviews validate some of the memories and friendships that have been created from previous guests. They checked-in as strangers and checked-out as our new friends. Let us be your next host during your stay on the East side of Hawaii, and we'll guarantee our finest hospitality.

Why the Owner Chose Kehena:
This property seems to have chosen us as opposed to the other way around. It is in a prime location, in a small beach community, across the street from the ocean, with all the pleasures of a paradise dream, and access to a black sand beach (clothing optional). Kehena Kai is the closest, private, non-shared, vacation rental to the famous Kehena black sand Beach (No other homes or guests on the property :) Kehena Kai is an eclectic, cozy, exotic vacation rental offering a rare opportunity to be only steps away from Kehena Black sand beach. The home also offers all the amenities that you need to relax and vacate. We are within a short driving distance to view the active volcano, lava flow, as well as the Kapoho hot ponds, lava tubes, Alahalanui State Park, and much more. There is a convenience store at the end of the road, as well as semi 'fast food' restaurant, and also Uncle Robert's Awa Bar, which features local entertainment and farmer's market on Wednesday nights 5pm-9pm and Friday nights after 6pm.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Imported from Bali, this home offers the kitchen, dining room, living room, bathroom, and master bedroom on four different levels-all with ocean views. In lieu of an air conditioning system, the bathroom, kitchen, living room and bedroom all have ceiling fans. Most of the structure and its beams are made of teak wood and the roofs of the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom, boasts authentic Balinese roofs with ironwood shingles. The stone work in the interior and exterior are imported. We fell in love with this home because of its proximity to the ocean, its Balinese charm, and the peace and serenity you feel once you step through the door. Every aspect of this home screams charm, and we are sure you will feel the same during your stay at Kehena Kai.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese, italian

 

Photos

  • Entrance to Kehena Kai a Non Shared Property

    Entrance to Kehena Kai a Non Shared Property

  • Enjoy the Puna Coast & Red Road Dreaming locations

    Enjoy the Puna Coast & Red Road Dreaming locations

  • Living room w/views

    Living room w/views

  • Simple Elegant Rustic Relaxing Mood

    Simple Elegant Rustic Relaxing Mood

  • Dining Area (Solid Large Teak Table & chairs - second level)

    Dining Area (Solid Large Teak Table & chairs - second level)

  • Gorgeous locations -  tropical beach & snorkeling

    Gorgeous locations - tropical beach & snorkeling

  • Imported from Bali Stone Shower & Separate Bathroom

    Imported from Bali Stone Shower & Separate Bathroom

  • Unique Stones Shower (rainfall)

    Unique Stones Shower (rainfall)

  • Large Rustic Tropical & Relaxing patio with  6 ft. lava rock walls for privacy

    Large Rustic Tropical & Relaxing patio with 6 ft. lava rock walls for privacy

  • Covered Hot Tub 5-Person 20Jets underwater lighting system & waterfall & lounger

    Covered Hot Tub 5-Person 20Jets underwater lighting system & waterfall & lounger

  • AVIS- Budget Car Rental Discount Code Available to our  our guest

    AVIS- Budget Car Rental Discount Code Available to our our guest

  • Home + Car Rental (view details)

    Home + Car Rental (view details)

  • Peaceful, exotic, tropical, relaxing vacations at Kehena Kai

    Peaceful, exotic, tropical, relaxing vacations at Kehena Kai

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Bistro & cocktails sitting area, w ocean & lush garden views from the Bali doors

    Bistro & cocktails sitting area, w ocean & lush garden views from the Bali doors

  • Large airy, fresh exotic & unique living room plus a Day Bed, & ocean views

    Large airy, fresh exotic & unique living room plus a Day Bed, & ocean views

  • Full Kitchen

    Full Kitchen

  • Cozy Confy Beadroom

    Cozy Confy Beadroom

  • Separate Bathroom & Stones Shower

    Separate Bathroom & Stones Shower

  • Covered Hot Tub 5-Person 20Jets underwater lighting system & waterfall & lounger

    Covered Hot Tub 5-Person 20Jets underwater lighting system & waterfall & lounger

  • Enclosed & Private Tropical Patio

    Enclosed & Private Tropical Patio

  • Hilo (east) & Kona (west) Romantic Beach Weddings with Rev. Kenny Lic. Officiant

    Hilo (east) & Kona (west) Romantic Beach Weddings with Rev. Kenny Lic. Officiant

  • Breathe Absorbe Relax & Live the moment ...

    Breathe Absorbe Relax & Live the moment ...

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