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Just Steps from Town and the Beach

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Last updated: 11/03/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5-10 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Kona Pacific condo description

We absolutely love our condo at Kona Pacific Condos and we're sure you will too. Just a 5 minute walk to town and a 3 minute walk to the beach, the condo complex is incredibly quiet and the grounds and building are kept super clean and manicured by the amazing staff.

The condo itself is a one bedroom two bath unit that comfortably sleeps 4. There is a queen bed in the large master bedroom as well as a queen Murphy bed. You could even squeeze in one more on the couch if necessary. A two large sliders open up onto the 200 sq ft lanai which overlooks the grounds and out to the ocean and mountains, giving the room a wonderful sense of openness that benefits from the cooling trade winds.

The master bath has a huge tub/shower in which to luxuriate after your day in the sun in preparation for a night on the town. And if you feel like settling down on the lanai for a quick nap or a drink before dinner the setting is very private and cannot be seen from other condos.

The living room is large, light and airy, and affords a great view out onto the lanai, which again overlooks the gardens and the ocean. Here, too the trade winds have a cooling effect that benefits the entire condo and the air conditioning that is available isn't really needed because who wants to close the doors to the lanai anyway?

The kitchen features granite countertops and a breakfast bar where drinks can be served for your apres beach party. A galley kitchen has everything you need to prepare as many meals as you choose to prepare. The kitchen is stocked with items such as a waffle iron, coffee maker where you can enjoy locally grown Kona coffee, and blender where you whip up your Pina Coladas. Down by the pool, the cabana has two large gas grills where you can get a nice sear on that Ahi you picked up at the local market.

Outside, the lanai has a very private location that prevents others from looking in while affording a nice view of the ocean towards downtown as well as the mountains to the north west. We have two underground nose to tail compact parking spots to keep you car nice and cool. Honl's beach is a 3 minute walk and provides a gentle surf, shaded areas and picnic tables, suitable for family outings. Should you decide not to go to one of the beaches in the area, the pool is just downstairs and is quiet and suitable for relaxing. The cabana provides shade and adjacent grills for cooking as well as a nice, quiet place for a chat, or a cozy place to read a book all well within the view of the pool.

But, this is just the start of your great adventure! Hiking, waterfalls, road biking, paddle boarding, bogey boarding, snorkeling and many more activities are available. We have a large selection of guide books to peruse while sipping your morning coffee and a personal concierge service is also available if you need recommendations during your stay.

We provide most everything you will need to enjoy your stay including everything from bed linens, beach towels, blankets and chairs to a complete kitchen and even a cooler to take down to the beach.

The condo has a stackable washer/dryer, dishwasher, two cable TV's, blue ray player and internet. (Internet service, while dependable, is provided through an outside service provider so we cannot control or take responsibility for outages)



Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 3
  • 879 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Concierge

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                This complex is primarily occupied by a more mature population. The minimum age for renting is 21 years....moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Limited Accessibility
              • Non Smoking Only:

                Kona Pacific is a non-smoking complex....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Master Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Large tub for relaxing after a hard day at play...moreless

              • Guest Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

                ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Marina
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Luaus
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View:

                Just turn your lounge chair away from the ocean to take in the green, lushness of the mountains. Hike through the dense forest eating ripe passion fruit that's dropped from the trees on the way....moreless

              • Ocean View:

                Enjoy spectacular views of the sunset over the ocean from the lanai. Just a three minute walk to the beach, you are far enough away to enjoy the tranquility, yet close enough to smell the salt air....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Elevator
                  • Garage
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking:

                    Assigned underground parking...moreless

                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

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

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Sports Gear

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Thanksgiving 2014
                      Nov 22 - Nov 30, 2014
                      5 night min stay
                      $130
                      $875
                      Early Dec 2014
                      Dec 1 - Dec 19, 2014
                      5 night min stay
                      $115
                      $770
                      Christmas/New Years
                      Dec 20 - Jan 4, 2015
                      7 night min stay
                      $135
                      Winter/Spring 2015
                      Jan 5 - Apr 19, 2015
                      5 night min stay
                      $115
                      $770 $3,150
                      Ironman 2015
                      Sep 26 - Oct 18, 2015
                      10 night min stay
                      $155
                      Thanksgiving 2015
                      Nov 21 - Nov 29, 2015
                      5 night min stay
                      $135
                      $910
                      Early December 2015
                      Nov 30 - Dec 18, 2015
                      5 night min stay
                      $115
                      $770
                      Christmas/New Years
                      Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
                      7 night min stay
                      $140
                      Winter/Spring 2016
                      Jan 4 - Apr 17, 2016
                      5 night min stay
                      $120
                      $805 $3,300
                      My Standard Rate
                      5 night min stay
                      $95
                      $630 $2,550
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Property Damage Protection $49
                      • Cleaning $100
                      • Tax Rate 13.42%

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                      Last updated: 11/03/2014
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                      Location

                      8 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Kona International Airport
                      0.2 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Don the Beachcomber
                      5.3 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Kona Country Club
                      0.2 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Huggo's on the Rocks
                      0.1 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Honl's Beach Park

                      Car: Recommended

                      Honl's Beach - 0.1 mile

                      White Sands Beach - 2.9 miles

                      Kahalu'u (Turtle) Beach - Excellent snorkel beach - 4 miles

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2012

                      About the owner: We are Steve and Colleen Helm and we live in Bozeman, Montana where we ski 6 months and bike 4 months a year. Unfortunately, there are two more months in the year that we like to refer to as 'mud season'. We never thought we'd be 'Hawaii people' but in 2010 we attended a business meeting and were hooked! The biking, hiking, and surfing were great...and the food! I guess the rest is history. We like to go someplace during the Montana mud season in spring and fall and Hawaii really resonated with us. It's a place where no matter how hard we play, we still feel relaxed and recharged when we get back, ready to go back to work...for at least a couple of months...then its time to hit the Kona Coast again.

                      Why the Owner Chose Kona Pacific:
                      Once we determined that we were interested in buying a place in Kona we looked at a lot of places. Everything from right downtown or right on the beach to right on the golf course but none of them seemed right. It was too loud downtown, the places on the beach were loud and cramped and the golf courses seemed too stuffy. Upon entering the driveway of Kona Pacific, the first thing we noticed was that we relaxed immediately. The grounds were spotless and manicured and so we felt like that set the tone for the rest of the complex which did not disappoint. When I go on vacation, I feel like I'm paying good money and I don't want to stay in a place that's run down or dirty. Part of the relaxation aspect is knowing what you can expect and getting what you paid for. We feel like Kona Pacific provides that experience.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      The location is absolutely perfect without being in the middle of the hubbub of downtown. You can literally stroll down the hill and be at Huggo's on the Rocks, the first restaurant/bar on Ali'i Drive, in 4 minutes. You can also walk 3 minutes out of the driveway and down the path to a quiet beach park with trees for shade, picnic tables, grass and sand. Additionally, we just remodeled the entire condo. Everything from the granite countertops and cabinets in the kitchen to the tile, paint, carpet, and bath and kitchen fixtures is brand new.


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                      Photos

                      • Our grounds crew does a fabulous job!

                        Our grounds crew does a fabulous job!

                      • The kitchen into the galley.

                        The kitchen into the galley.

                      • Master bedroom looking toward a Murphy bed on opposing wall and onto the lanai.

                        Master bedroom looking toward a Murphy bed on opposing wall and onto the lanai.

                      • I'm back from the market.  Who wants eggs?

                        I'm back from the market. Who wants eggs?

                      • This is our view from the lanai view to the water.

                        This is our view from the lanai view to the water.

                      • Here is the pool area with lounging deck and cabana in the background.

                        Here is the pool area with lounging deck and cabana in the background.

                      • Lanai view to the mountains.

                        Lanai view to the mountains.

                      • This is Honl's Beachpark.  Just a 3 minute walk.

                        This is Honl's Beachpark. Just a 3 minute walk.

                      • Follow the flowering hedge left into the underground parking garage.

                        Follow the flowering hedge left into the underground parking garage.

                      • Your home away from home.

                        Your home away from home.

                      • The living room taken from the kitchen with views out onto the lanai.

                        The living room taken from the kitchen with views out onto the lanai.

                      • The kitchen with new granite countertops, tile and cabinets made on the island.

                        The kitchen with new granite countertops, tile and cabinets made on the island.

                      • Extra large tub for relaxing after a busy day.

                        Extra large tub for relaxing after a busy day.

                      • Ready for a cooling dip in the pool?

                        Ready for a cooling dip in the pool?

                      • The lanai at night is a great place to listen to the luau at Royal Kona Reef.

                        The lanai at night is a great place to listen to the luau at Royal Kona Reef.

                      • Ahhh.  Time to relax.

                        Ahhh. Time to relax.

                      • Lovely way to spend a morning.

                        Lovely way to spend a morning.

                      • The shady sanctuary of the cabana.

                        The shady sanctuary of the cabana.

                      • Happy hour at Honl's?

                        Happy hour at Honl's?

                      • Gorgeous sunset.

                        Gorgeous sunset.

                      VRBO #459874

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Monday, November 03, 2014

                      $95 - $155 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 5

                      View calendar: Updated 11/03/14
                      Minimum stay: 5-10 nights
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                      Speaks: english
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                      • Calendar last updated: 11/03/2014
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