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Welcome to the Hale Ke'oke'o - White House by the Sea!
Situated on the makai (ocean) side of the highway at Mauna Kea Beach Resort in Fairways North.....
Say 'Aloha' to your personal paradise at Mauna Kea, Hale Ke'oke'o - White House - By The Sea. This beautiful, modern home on the sunny Kohala Coast of the Big Island boasts a private lap pool and pool/guesthouse. Located behind the gates of the prestigious Mauna Kea Beach Resort, overlooking the North Fairways of the Mauna Kea Golf Course, our home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and showcases stunning Pacific Ocean, Maui, Kohala Mountain and Mauna Kea Golf Course views from nearly every room.
Multiple outdoor spaces are available for your enjoyment as well as a gourmet kitchen, interior open air courtyard, marble outdoor shower, dry sauna and private pool. Every one of the four bedrooms has it's own flat screen TV; three bedrooms have an adjoining bath and the fourth adjoins to the peaceful courtyard - that's three Master Suites! Three bedrooms are in the main house and the fourth is in the pool/guesthouse. The guest house is located on the private pool deck and is the perfect spot for in-laws, nannies, older teenagers, young adult children or the fourth couple in the group. The guesthouse has a queen bed and sofa bed, so can sleep up to 4 people. A floor plan is available for your review - please ask!
Spread out within this open concept island home as there is lots of space for everyone to enjoy, with a living room, dining room, kitchen/bar, family room and large deck for sharing time together. There is also a private lanai off the living room, an inner courtyard with chaise loungers and an outdoor home gym area with yoga equipment, weights and a fan bike. There is ample room and seating for everyone around the pool deck for lounging in the sun or shade.
Located within the exclusive Mauna Kea Beach Resort, this gated community offers access to the best beaches on the Big Island - Mauna Kea (or Kauna'oa) Beach and Hapuna Beach, as well as two world class golf courses, the Robert Trent Jones Sr designed Mauna Kea Golf Course and the Hapuna Prince Golf Course through The Club at Mauna Kea privileges. Seaside tennis courts, pool and beach service, incredible snorkelling and boogie boarding, a 2500 square foot fitness center and multiple restaurants are only a minutes walk away. Endless ocean sports and activities are available for your enjoyment.
The crescent shaped, natural sands of the Mauna Kea Beach is consistently ranked one of the best on the island and in the world. Public access to the beach is limited to 30 cars and the spots fill up by 8 AM daily! While you relax in our White House by the Sea, access to this incredible beach is all yours, any time of the day or night.
Enjoy Sunday Brunch, weekly luau's, spa services, yoga and fitness classes or Manta Ray viewing at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. Tour the Big Island from the perfect location, either by car, helicopter or boat or just relax on your lanai and enjoy the serene ocean views from this premier island residence.
Whether traveling as a family with children or on an adults-only getaway, this Hawaiian retreat offers all the space, privacy, views and amenities you'll need to kick back and relax or entertain in style. The Kohala Coast enjoys some of the best weather in the world with average temperature in the 80's and less than 8 inches of rainfall annually. All only 30 minutes north of the Kona Airport.
Why be stuck in a hotel room for hundreds of dollars a night when you can enjoy all the pleasures of your own Hawaiian home? The money you will save on food alone will astound you! Let the expansive interior and outdoor spaces of our home offer you an unforgettable Hawaiian vacation experience. Stay a week, stay a month, our Hale Ke'oke'o at Mauna Kea will be a dream come true for you as it was for us....
No smoking and no pets please!
Outdoor home gym area with yoga equipment, weights and a fan bike are conveniently located in the home; 2500 sq ft fitness center at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel with The Beach Club at Mauna Kea privileges...moreless
Contains a spacious, modern sectional with glass top coffee table. Looks out to the ocean view and at the double koa wood entryway doors. Open to the dining room, kitchen and courtyard as well...moreless
Full chef's kitchen with top of the line appliances, central island and Silestone counter tops; open to the family and dining room; ample bar height seating. Everything you need to entertain in style!...moreless
The upper deck is situated off the Living Room. There is seating and expansive views of both the ocean, the Kohala Mountains and the Mauna Kea Golf Course. This open air 18x40 foot deck is splendid....moreless
Right outside your back deck on holes 5 and 6 at the Robert Trent Jones Sr Mauna Kea Golf Course or nearby at the Hapuna Prince Golf Course. There are also multiple courses within a 20 minute drive....moreless
Adjacent to the Living Room and Master Bedroom, this private, covered lanai offers seating for three and the perfect ocean and pool views. Also available for your enjoyment is the inner courtyard...moreless
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Dec 15 - Jan 10, 2015
1 night min stay
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Why waste hundreds of dollars a night on a small hotel room when you can bask in the luxury of our spacious Hawaiian sanctuary?
Two families of 5 or four couples can easily relax and spread out in our expansive island retreat! Families travelling with in-laws or nannies will certainly enjoy the guesthouse - everyone has some space and privacy, yet is together!
Base Nightly Rate: $1150.00
Reduced Nightly Rate for May, Sep, Oct: $1000.00
Nightly Rate Christmas/New Years/Ironman: $1500
A non-refundable deposit of $1500 USD is due at the time of booking.
Full payment is due 60 days prior to arrival & must be accompanied by a damage deposit of $1500 USD. A contract will be sent to confirm all payment & rental details.
We accept payment via cheque or wire
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Located on the always sunny Kohala Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii, our home is nestled within the Mauna Kea Beach Resort with access to the exclusive Mauna Kea Beach. Scenic drives to Hawi to the north, Kamuela to the east or Kona to the south offer unlimited opportunities for exploring. Near many beautiful beaches, Big Island upcountry, the Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site, Mauna Kea Observatory, Lapakahi State Park, the Kawaihae Harbor, shopping and dining at Waikoloa and helicopter tours at Blue Hawaii, our home is the perfect base for your vacation on the Big Island. Whale watching can be done from our deck or a private catamaran from December to May. Don't miss Sunday Brunch at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, stargazing from the deck, the Farmer's Markets in Kamuela or snorkeling at Mauna Kea Beach!
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: We are a family of five from Calgary, Alberta, Canada that has vacationed in the Hawaiian Islands for many years. It is our dream come true to own a small piece of paradise and a privilege to share it with others. The property was built in 1993, the year we were married and vacationed on the Big Island. We are thrilled that fate has allowed us to acquire this amazing property as we celebrate our 20th Anniversary in 2013.
Why the Owner Chose Mauna Kea:
Mr. Rockefeller, who developed the area in the 1960's, said it best: 'A great beach deserves a great hotel'. The Mauna Kea Resort and Beach are hands down the best on the Big Island. Perfect sand, ocean views and manicured tropical landscaping make this location absolutely stunning. You will never want to leave!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Access to the exclusive Mauna Kea Beach, which is limited to the public, and the enjoyment of the many amenities of the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel make our home the perfect pairing of private retreat and resort living. The home boasts an excellent balance of modern sophistication and Balinese living to perfectly capture the spirit of the islands. Beautiful wood and marble flooring with custom-cove wood ceilings adding to the luxurious furnishings. The multiple outdoor spaces and expansive views of ocean, Maui, mountain and golf course make this property truly spectacular. Secluded a notable distance from the highway, the property is quiet and peaceful. Driving into your expansive port-cochere and entering the formal yet inviting entryway, you will be welcomed by the warm island breezes and soothed by the always sunny Kohala weather. Sublime. Below is a short list of the many awards given to the Resort: *World's Best Awards, Travel + Leisure, Top Resorts in Hawaii, July 2013 *Best in Market, Forbes Travel Guide, July 2013 *Best Luxury Hotel/Resort, Hawaii Magazine, Readers Choice Awards, May 2013 *World's Best Hotels, Travel + Leisure, T+L Top 500 List, 2013 *Readers' Choice Award, Hawaii Magazine, December 2012 *Reader's Choice Awards, American Registry, Top 50 Resort, August 2012 *World's Best Hotels, Travel+Leisure, 2012 *Best Hotels on Big Island #2, Best Hotels in Hawaii *#12, US News and World Report, January 2012 Top 500 World's Best Hotels, Hawaii, Travel + Leisure, January 2012 *Top 20 Hawaii Resorts, Best in the World, Conde Nast Traveler, November 2011
The pool & terrace at dusk looking back on the upper deck, lanai & Master Suite
The Foyer looking into the Living Room; Atrium is on the right, Master Suite left
Dining room looking to Living Room; private lanai in the background
Gourmet kitchen with massive eating bar and central island
Master Bedroom with Shower Ensuite and ocean view
Bedroom 2 with Full Ensuite - a second Master Suite
Bedroom 3 with private access to Inner Atrium
Bedroom 4 from a second angle with Full Shower Ensuite - a third Master Suite
Private, covered lanai off the Living Room; palm trees removed by previous owner
Inner open-air Atrium; adjacent to Bedroom 3 & Living Room; windows open to all
Outdoor marble shower and dry sauna off pool deck
Mauna Kea Beach Service available with The Club at Mauna Kea
Driveway to porte-cochere; driveway continues around and down to double garage
Living Room faces the Foyer and Inner Atrium and is adjacent to the upper deck
Chef's kitchen from a second angle, looking into Atrium and Dining Room
Family Room with sectional and 55' flat screen TV
Master Bedroom Shower Ensuite
Full Ensuite off Bedroom 2 with dual sinks and jetted tub
Bedroom 4 in the Guesthouse complete with seating area and pool view, sleeps 4
The lap pool, approximately 15m long
Upper deck off Living Room: outdoor grill, ample seating; ocean & mountain views
Entryway at dusk from porte-cochere
Lounge chairs and seating around pool deck; guesthouse in background
Mauna Kea Beach-Kauna'oa - voted best beach on the island! Public access limited
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4 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
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