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Beautifully & Completely Renovated! Oceanview in Town!

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Beautiful ocean views, Kona sunset and ocean breezes without Alii Drive noise.

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Last updated: 12/26/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-14 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Kona Alii condo description

Aloha Spirit at Kona Alii can offer you a private and quiet home base from the adventures of vacationing on the active Big Island and all it has to offer.

For Ironman triathletes & spectators this condo is 1 mile from the race start. The bike course is in your 'backyard' on Kuakini and the 'front yard' is ON THE RUN COURSE. It is 400 yrds from the Ironman Expo and is immediately next door to the famous Lava Java cafe. This is a perfect place for spectators to use as a home base and shelter during the long race day.

Breathtaking engineered tiger wood flooring is the medium for the master bedroom, dining and living room. The kitchen and foyer(entrance) is stunning black slate with a matching back splash in the kitchen which sits upon a beautiful granite counter top and eating bar. Over the eating bar hangs two hand-blown Italian pendants with matching tile within the back splash. Cabinets are custom designed maple with decorative black crown molding and added detailing with black metal hardware. The kitchen appliances are Whirlpool Gold and add to the functional beauty of this kitchen.
The dining area features a large table that can seat 6 and is expandable to 8 should you choose to entertain.
The living room is fully equipped with a large 55 inch flat screen LG LED TV, basic cable programming, Apple TV and a DVD player. In 2012 we added a beautiful Murphy Bed unit that folds down easily without having to move the sofa in front of it. It opens up to a queen sized bed with comfortable firm mattress, not a sofa bed mattress. On either side of the murphy bed you will find matching armoires complete with rods, shelves and drawers and slide-away nightstands. This addition has made a comfortable solution to accommodate an additional couple of guests and their belongings, making the living room comfortable, relaxing and versatile. (Sometimes we choose the living room as our room, using the armoires and all, so when our young kids go to bed or nap in the bedroom, we are free to use the common space without disturbing them, then convert it into our sleep area, listening to the crashing waves as we drift off to sleep.)
The application on the ceiling is a burnished tri-venetian plaster and adds to the elegance of the unit!
The master bedroom continues with the fine ceiling and flooring detailing with cherry wood cabinetry setting off the ensuite bathroom and a clear glass vessel sink beautifully perched on glistening granite adding to its elegance.

The main bath has a clear glass shower enclosure surrounding its decorative slate tiling. The cabinetry is maple and also has a mounted white porcelain vessel sink on lovely granite as well. It is there you will find the new (2012) front loading high efficiency washer and dryer for your convenience.

Enjoy the beautiful Pacific and ocean breeze off the large lanai while you watch Ali'i Drive activity, dolphins playing, Ironman triathletes running (it's right ON the run course!) outriggers passing by all while listening to the tranquil rhythms of the ocean.

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Property Type

  • 7 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 4
  • 810 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : 2 elevators in an entry protected lobby

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 years or older with a valid drivers license and credit card....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            A pack n play with linens), baby gate and high chair/booster is available upon request. Contact Aloha Kona Kids for other items for children that you can rent (strollers, toys, cribs, toddler beds, larger high chairs, baby monitors, etc)...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            NO smoking permitted in our Unit or Lanai....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

          • Bedroom : 1 queen

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          • Living Room (sleep accomodations): 1 murphy bed

            Twin rollaway avail for additional fee...moreless

          • Queen bed, luxury firm European memory foam mattress. Small walk in closet. 2 chests of drawers. En suite Bath...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • En Suite Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom : toilet, shower

            Washer/dryer located in this bathroom...moreless

          Entertainment

          • Satellite / Cable:

            Basic Cable plus Apple TV!...moreless

          • Stereo:

            SoundFreaq System Bluetooth, USB or AV plug (compatible), lightning compatible....moreless

          • Television:

            55 inch LG LED in Living Room 42 inch flat screen in bedroom...moreless

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Budget
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Restaurants
          • Ruins

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Groceries
          • Massage Therapist

          Leisure Activities

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

          Location Type

          • Beach View
          • Beachfront
          • Downtown:

            In downtown Kona, immediately next door to Lava Java & next to Coconut Grove Shopping Center....moreless

          • Ocean View:

            Kona Alii Condominium is an Oceanfront property. Our condo is Ocean View...moreless

          • Oceanfront:

            Kona Alii Condominium is an Oceanfront property....moreless

          • Water View
          • Waterfront

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Basketball Court
          • Cycling
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Jet Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Parasailing
          • Pier Fishing
          • Roller Blading
          • Sailing
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Surf Fishing
          • Surfing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Water Skiing
          • Water Tubing
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 6 people

          General

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Elevator:

            2 elevators in an entry protected lobby...moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Internet:

            HiSpeed TURBO 5G, wireless and hard wired available...moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking:

            Covered. 1 assigned spot...moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            No need to pack beach/pool towels, we provide them :-)...moreless

          • Washing Machine

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher:

            Apartment sized...moreless

          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Outdoor Grill

          Pool / Spa

              • Communal Pool
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Base Rate
              3 night min stay
              $150
              $1,015 $3,900
              Christmas/New Year
              Dec 20 - Jan 4
              7 night min stay

              $1,155
              Winter/Spring
              Jan 5 - May 26
              3 night min stay
              $165
              $1,106 $4,560
              IRONMAN 2014
              Sep 27 - Oct 18
              14 night min stay
              $165

              Discounts: 20 nights or more: $155 Nightly

              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Housekeeping $125 + tax
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
              • Property Damage Protection $49
              • Tax Rate 13.42%

              Notes:

              Cancellation policy: Please cancel by 4pm HST, 60 days prior to your arrival to avoid forfeiture of your deposit.


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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              Last updated: 12/26/2014
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              Location

              8 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              KOA Kailua Kona Airport
              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Several
              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Several
              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Beach

              Car: Recommended

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2011

              About the owner: We were born and raised in coastal Orange County, CA, where we currently reside with our two young children. Our family has native Hawaiian roots and we have come to love the Big Island through Ironman Competition and training. Chad has completed 9 Ironman qualifiers that earned him slots at 7 Hawaii Ironman World Championships between 2004-2012, for a total of 16 Ironmans with average finishing times of 9 hours and 40 minutes. Our family loves all things Hawaii and Ironman!

              Why the Owner Chose Kona Alii:
              With native hawaiian ancestors on one side and a 7-time Hawaii Ironman competitor and finisher on the other, it only made sense to land our family's vacation home in Kona. Kona Alii is the PERFECT place to stay in Kona Town! It's in the middle of it all, but is still oceanfront & quiet It has the amenities of a larger complex (pool, BBQ, security/privacy gates, private parking) yet it's quiet, owner occupied and very well maintained. Our unit sits off of busy Alii drive yet you can still enjoy the ocean views and ocean breeze, without the noise of traffic. Our unit was completely gutted and remodeled in 2009 with brand new EVERYTHING. We took ownership in 2011 for our personal use and decided to share our piece of paradise for others to enjoy by listing it as a vacation rental in 2013. We LOVE Kona Alii Condos and all that it offers up for a perfect vacation, we hope you do as well!

              The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
              For Ironman triathletes & spectators this condo is 1 mile from the race start. The bike course is in your 'backyard' on Kuakini and the 'front yard' is ON THE RUN COURSE. It is 400 yrds from the Ironman Expo and is immediately next door to the famous Lava Java cafe. This is a perfect place for spectators to use as a home base and shelter during the long race day.


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              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Beautiful ocean views, Kona sunset and ocean breezes without Alii Drive noise.

                Beautiful ocean views, Kona sunset and ocean breezes without Alii Drive noise.

              • Dining area with counter height and expandable table for 6. New fan (not in pic)

                Dining area with counter height and expandable table for 6. New fan (not in pic)

              • 55in LED Flatscreen and bluetooth/aux stereo.  New ceiling fan (not pictured)

                55in LED Flatscreen and bluetooth/aux stereo. New ceiling fan (not pictured)

              • Living room murphy bed folds down to a queen. Slide-away nightstands are lovely!

                Living room murphy bed folds down to a queen. Slide-away nightstands are lovely!

              • Ensuite Bathroom Vanity and shower with tub.

                Ensuite Bathroom Vanity and shower with tub.

              • New LG laundry system located in secondary bathroom.

                New LG laundry system located in secondary bathroom.

              • Enjoy the largest condo pool in Kona! New deck resurfacing, landscape & BBQ.

                Enjoy the largest condo pool in Kona! New deck resurfacing, landscape & BBQ.

              • Our girls love relaxing on the lanai looking for dolphins and rainbows!!!

                Our girls love relaxing on the lanai looking for dolphins and rainbows!!!

              • Taken from the condo, no lens filter used

                Taken from the condo, no lens filter used

              • Beautiful Kona sunset captured at Huggos on the Rocks a 3 min. stroll from condo

                Beautiful Kona sunset captured at Huggos on the Rocks a 3 min. stroll from condo

              • The seawall on Alii Drive (2013)

                The seawall on Alii Drive (2013)

              • Chad's Hawaii Ironman 2006 finish. 
9 hours 33 minutes

                Chad's Hawaii Ironman 2006 finish. 9 hours 33 minutes

              • Enjoy al fresco meals from our covered lanai with ocean and sunset views

                Enjoy al fresco meals from our covered lanai with ocean and sunset views

              • Beautiful new kitchen: clean, stocked and functional with a volcanic theme.

                Beautiful new kitchen: clean, stocked and functional with a volcanic theme.

              • Murphy Bed folds down to a proper queen   platform bed with ease. Armoir closets

                Murphy Bed folds down to a proper queen platform bed with ease. Armoir closets

              • Queen Bed with Mem Foam, new ceiling fan (not in pic), large closet and safe

                Queen Bed with Mem Foam, new ceiling fan (not in pic), large closet and safe

              • Slate shower in secondary bathroom.

                Slate shower in secondary bathroom.

              • Large, relaxing lanai.

                Large, relaxing lanai.

              • We woke up to rainbow views from our lanai on our first morning in Fall 2012.

                We woke up to rainbow views from our lanai on our first morning in Fall 2012.

              • Kona on a bright and sunny day

                Kona on a bright and sunny day

              • Taken from the condo, no lens filter used

                Taken from the condo, no lens filter used

              • The seawall on Alii Drive (2013)

                The seawall on Alii Drive (2013)

              • View of Kona Alii from the Atlantis Submarine water taxi

                View of Kona Alii from the Atlantis Submarine water taxi

              • The Hawaii Ironman World Championships: Run Course in front of building!

                The Hawaii Ironman World Championships: Run Course in front of building!

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Friday, December 26, 2014

              $150 - $165 per night (USD)
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              1 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 5

              View calendar: Updated 12/26/14
              Minimum stay: 3-14 nights
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              Member since: 2013
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 12/26/2014
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