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This is a' PRIVATE HOME' - not a condo or apartment. Fabulous Location! We're in the Keauhou Resort Area, you will find everything nearby, yet you will get a lot of privacy in this home.
We are surrounded by multi million dollar homes, well kept vacation rentals.
The home is has a perfect layout. Its has a covered carport in the rear, and the back door is right there. No steps, to the kitchen. Great for unloading your grocery. Staying here will absolutely give you the true feeling of living in Hawaii. You will love the Ocean View, and a large front yard. Its very private and the bedrooms are separated, one on the north side, and the other on the south side. Each one has its own air condition. The rear of the property is a huge open space of huge trees. Its full of wild birds, and parrots. You will hear there happy sounds on a daily basis, its their home. We have lots of beach toys for toddlers to adults.
The two bedrooms are separated by the kitchen making it very private. Both have their own separate remodeled full bathrooms. The dining and living room have no dividing wall so it has an open feeling.There are ceiling fans throughout the entire house, and two AC's in each bedroom.
Most of your time will be spent on our huge lanai. Its so pleasant you'll want to eat and sleep there mostly all of the day, and night. Portions for the majority is covered, and area open for enjoying the sun rays in private.
The birds are always around, hanging out in our grassy yard. We have banana trees, palms trees, hawaiian noni, pikaki flowers, hibiscus, limes, heliconia, bird of paradise and more.
The property is approx. 10,000 sq. ft. and it sits at the very top of the lot, so it has a direct OCEAN breeze.
The blue ocean view is awesome, palm trees, makes you have that island paradise feeling. The morning sunrise with some Kona Coffee makes it a special way to wake up. In the evening, having a mai tai and watching the sunset is most memorable. Its all about relaxing and hanging loose., Hawaiian Style.
If you're into sports or just exercise, its so convenient just to get some running or walking shoes and head out right in front. Across the street one house away is a public right away to the ocean. You can often see the turtles hanging out on the lava rocks. Also, Dolphins and sometimes Whales can be seen just playing here.
Only 8 homes away is walking distance to Kahalu'u beach. Its everyones favorite beach to snorkle. The reef is protected in this half mile wide bay. It became a park in in 1953. Every colorful fish is there as well as Turtles. Reef teach, a non profit group, often sets up at the park pavilion to encourage responsible snorkeling, to protect our living coral. There are two lifeguard towers, numerous pavilions, restrooms, and open BBQ. If you want to try surfing, there is a surf school right across the beach. If you already know how to surf, no problem, we own a surf shop in Kailua Kona in town, and we have surfboards. We've been in business since 1978, so, we also can recommend whatever you desire from massages, hair salons, chiropractors, minister for weddings, catering, and so on.
We have lots of videos for their entertainment. Its also elderly friendly, with no stairs needed to enter, and the showers have a low entry. We supply you with bottled Osmosis water for drinking. We have a library of books of Hawaii and health. So, if you want to feel like you're relaxed in a comfortable home you'll love this one!
The location is in Keauhou Kona 4 miles south of Kailua Kona. The historical is rich dating back to the 1800's of Kamehameha I. One quarter mile south are notable Heiau's-and fish ponds. At the beach is a dollhouse St. Peters Church, which sits atop the sacred site of the pagan Kuemanu Heiau. This is where the ancients prayed for waves for surfing.
Just south of Kahalu'u Beach is the Kona Lagoon, 4,000 foot semicircle of boulders known as the Menehune Breakwater. Created by fishpond builders that predated the Polynesian voyagers, this man-made feature has been greatly altered by the pounding of waves.
Within a mile is the Keauhou Shopping Center, which has an open farmers market every Saturday morning. Here you can get local Kona coffee, homemade jams, fresh produce and flowers. It has a bank, gas station, grocery market, pharmacy, post office, lots of restaurants, theater,and 'Sam Choy's'. Occasionally, there is live musical entertainment, usually free, or two cans of food donated to the food bank.
Get ready to have fun and relax the Hawaiian Way.
Keywords: PRIVATE HOME, very comfortable. Huge lanai overlooking the ocean. Enjoy the many orange sunsets, sipping your tropical cocktails. Enjoy the oceanbreeze, home sits on a slight hill, 15 yds.. from the road. Unobstructed view of the blue ocean, lined with swaying palmtrees. Walk across the street, public access, enjoy the shoreline of frolicking turtles. One block from the main Kahaluu Beach, walk along the scenic Alii drive. Take a morning dip, and another one in the evening. You'll love the set up, its like a home away from home! Got a large group, family gathering, no problem, book our home next door. You'll be able to sleep up to 18 people. VRBO #400030
2 remodeled bathroom, marble counter cabinets, and slate flooring
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We have two side by side homes available. Great for large groups. Combined we can accomodate 18 people, with lots of space for all to enjoy!
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Our Ocean View is amazing!! Often times you will see Dolphins playing. The Sunsets are intense!!Hawaii this Summer is ranked #1 by the USNew and World report. Ranked focused on 3 key characteristics of summer vacations: affordabiltiy, quality of beaches, and family friendliness!! Our home absolutely fits this description!!
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The Dining room opens directly to the lanai. So, you can actually have a seating combined for at least 10 people.
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Christmas, New Years Dec 25 - Jan 1, 2015 4 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Ironman Oct 1 - Oct 18, 2015 10 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Cancellation in advance of arrival. Upon written notice, charge of $250 if cancelled more than 120 days before arrival, 1/2 of the rent if cancelled 119-90 days prior to arrival, (100%) of the rent if cancelled 90 or less before arrival. Owner shall refund all but $250, if another person reserves the time cancelled at the same rate for the same period subsequent to guest's cancellation.
1/2 due at reservation, all payments are due no later than 90 days upon arrival date. Any reservation not paid if full by the final payment due shall be subject to the loss of the reservation.
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Kahaluu beach,4 minute walk, not even a blockaway.
White Sandy Beach, Surf lessons, Stand-up Surfing, Volleyball, Triathlon, Surfboards are available, owners of Pacific Vibrations Surf Shop since 1978. Kona's oldest and first! Coordinators of the Ironman Triathlon World Championship since 1982. You will find out what its like living in Hawaii. Feeling at home, with a huge lanai is so Island Style. The yard is full of life, banana trees, papaya, noni, palm trees and more. You will find lots of activities near the house. The location is great, only 6 miles from the main town Kailua Kona Village. Keauhou, Kahalu'u is a resort area, and the Keauhou Shopping center is only 1 mile away and has basically everything you need. Supermarket, lots of restaurants, post office, cinema theatre, farmers market, and live entertainment. Regards to entertainment, please do not support the captivity of the Dolphins for your entertainment. If you watch the Movie Blackfish(see it on Netflix) you will see why you should never buy a ticket. Visit also online Sea Shepherd and the will be live streaming everyday now through April 2015 of the slaughtering of Dolphins and Whales in Taiji, Japan. Its horrific, they select the pretty young ones for the entertainment, and slaughter inhumanely the rest of the family. Then its slavery in concert walls, quite mind blowing for them. So, please do not buy $ a ticket. Mahalo!
Year Purchased: 1981
About the owner: Owner of 'Pacific Vibrations Surf shop' since 1978. We were very 1st Surf Shop to open in Kona, when there were no Traffic lights! Our whole family surfs, and are involved in the Ironman Triathlon World Championship. Since the early 80's we were directors for the swimmers.
We love the ocean and spend at least 5 days a week just Surfing.
Why the Owner Chose Kahaluu Beach: It was where the chiefs of Hawaii were born and resided in Hawaii, King Kamehameha I and King Kamehameha III.
Kahalu'u is simply magical !!
The Unique Benefits at this House: You will feel definitely at HOME! Its Private, yet near the most popular beaches on the entire island. Location!!