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Beautiful Bathtub Beach

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It just doesn't get any better than this.

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Last updated: 07/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Very desirable oceanfront property located in quiet Laie directly across from the Polynesian Cultural Center. This single family home was totally remodeled in 2009 and is maintained to owners' standards. New central air conditioning, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, travertine floors, plantation shutters, Wi-fi high-speed internet, new outdoor grill, microwave, two plasma TVs with cable, washer and dryer. Large fenced yard allows for a quiet setting away from all highway noise. Back of the house faces east and rewards the early riser with spectacular sunrises. New steps installed in October 2014 allow for easy access while entering your private reef-protected ocean. The 'bathtub' area is safe and fun for kids of all ages.

The home has two bedrooms and two full baths, a large living room with well-appointed furnishings, and a dining table which seats six. There are two day beds. Beach towels, boogie boards, and some beach toys are included. There are many public beaches located nearby if you want the bigger waves.

This property was listed on VRBO in Dec. 2012.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    (2)...moreless

  • Toys:

    A few toys, miscellaneous snorkel gear, and lots of boogie boards are included. There are plenty of fresh beach towels. ...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    The sunrises will take your breath away. What a wonderful way to begin each morning. The Ko'olau Mountains to the south make for stunning sunsets too. ...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    We are located on beautiful Bathtub Beach. This is a great place for swimming for people of all ages. New steps are in place which allows you to step directly into the ocean from our property. ...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    We have a gorgeous panoramic view of the ocean. In the winter you may see whales breaching. It's fun to snorkel either inside or outside of the reef. ...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    We are located just a few feet from the ocean. Sometimes you will see a monk seal sunning itself. Sea turtles love to eat just outside the reef especially in the mornings. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    We have air conditioning. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden:

    A huge gated and fenced yard ensures total privacy....moreless

  • Porch / Veranda:

    Back and side lanai looks out over the ocean and private yard. ...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Some snorkel gear and boogie boards are included. ...moreless

 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$350 $400
Fri, Sat
$2,400

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $200
  • Tax Rate 13.962%

Notes:

Weekday Rate $350.00 per night

Weekend Rate (Friday & Saturday) $400.00 per night


Cancellation policy:

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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Honolulu International Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Turtle Bay Resort

Car: Necessary

The Polynesian Cultural Center is located directly across the street from us. There you can enjoy an authentic day-long Polynesian adventure capped off with their famous luau and evening show. Kualoa Ranch, a 20 minute drive from here, is a great place to tour the movie locations from Lost and Jurassic Park, as well as enjoy a horseback or catamaran ride. Turtle Bay Resort is a 10-minute drive. We love to eat on the beach at Ola's Restaurant. Turtle Bay also boasts world class golf available at the resort. The North Shore has many shrimp trucks which are fun to try. Be sure to visit Kahuku Farms for simple farm to table freshness and a tour of their farmland. Of course winter brings the gigantic waves to areas outside Bathtub Beach. You can drive to watch the professional surfiers near Sunset Beach and Pipeline. No trip to the North Shore is complete without a stop in historic Hale'iwa. You can always take the one-hour drive to Waikiki, but honestly, why would leave this place when you have your own paradise right here at Bathtub Beach?

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2008

About: My husband I have lived in Alaska for the past 34 years. Business, and the desire for warm weather, brought us to Oahu 17 years ago. Since we first arrived we have met so many wonderful people who welcomed us with the true spirit of Aloha. After years of living part-time in Hononlulu we purchased this home in 2008 because of its gorgeous setting on the tranquil waters of Bathtub Beach. We still visit our island home throughout the year and always leave with a renewed sense of peace.

Why Laie:
As owners and frequent visitors to this beach house, we maintain it as if it were our own home. Once you enter the gate you are in your own private paradise. You will find this well-maintained island home a perfect spot for your Hawaii vacation.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We fell in love with the beauty and tranquility of Bathtub Beach. The home required extensive remodeling which was completed in 2009. We love staying in quiet Laie during our frequent visits to Oahu. We are continually awed by the view as we walk in the front door and are transported away from all worries. This is how we believe your vacation should be too. Laie is a safe place in which to visit. The local Foodland (closed on Sunday's) is clean and friendly.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • It just doesn't get any better than this.

    It just doesn't get any better than this.

  • This is the back of our beach house, lit up in the morning sunshine.

    This is the back of our beach house, lit up in the morning sunshine.

  • This is the view as you enter the beach house.

    This is the view as you enter the beach house.

  • The master bedroom is in the background. Close the doors for added privacy.

    The master bedroom is in the background. Close the doors for added privacy.

  • The dining room seats six with bar stools around the kitchen counter.

    The dining room seats six with bar stools around the kitchen counter.

  • The master bedroom has its own private bath. You can see the ocean from bed.

    The master bedroom has its own private bath. You can see the ocean from bed.

  • The 2nd bedroom has a day bed too. There is a TV and dresser in the back corner.

    The 2nd bedroom has a day bed too. There is a TV and dresser in the back corner.

  • We just recently bought new lanai furniture.  We have eight comfortable chairs.

    We just recently bought new lanai furniture. We have eight comfortable chairs.

  • The bathtub area is perfect for babies and toddlers.

    The bathtub area is perfect for babies and toddlers.

  • Fun times at Bathtub Beach.

    Fun times at Bathtub Beach.

  • Here's a beautiful rainbow taken from our lanai.

    Here's a beautiful rainbow taken from our lanai.

  • Here is your own private reef-protected beach. Perfect for kids of all ages.

    Here is your own private reef-protected beach. Perfect for kids of all ages.

  • The gorgeous sunrises will take your breath away.

    The gorgeous sunrises will take your breath away.

  • The private gated and fenced yard gives you total privacy.

    The private gated and fenced yard gives you total privacy.

  • The living room is comfortable and roomy. There is a day bed for extra sleeping.

    The living room is comfortable and roomy. There is a day bed for extra sleeping.

  • The kitchen has granite countertops and new stainless steel appliances.

    The kitchen has granite countertops and new stainless steel appliances.

  • The kitchen has extra storage for our serving pieces.

    The kitchen has extra storage for our serving pieces.

  • The master bath has a new shower with a tiled rock floor.

    The master bath has a new shower with a tiled rock floor.

  • The 2nd bath is equipped like the master bath.

    The 2nd bath is equipped like the master bath.

  • The reef-protected beach makes this area very safe in which to swim.

    The reef-protected beach makes this area very safe in which to swim.

  • You can walk to the Polynesian Cultural Center.

    You can walk to the Polynesian Cultural Center.

  • Bathtub Beach is very secluded.

    Bathtub Beach is very secluded.

  • New steps make for easy access into the water or enter from the side yard.

    New steps make for easy access into the water or enter from the side yard.

  • We never get tired of looking at this view.

    We never get tired of looking at this view.

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Manager
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/03/2015
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