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Stunning Oceanfront, 3BR/2.5 Bath

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Last updated: 10/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Welcome to our lovely ocean-front home only feet from the deep blue Pacific!! We built this stunning home in 2013 to share our love for Hawaii's east coast with others. It is a three bedroom, 2-1/2 bath direct ocean-front home with sweeping blue water views from Hilo to the southeastern tip of Hawaii. A large wrap-around lanai and wall-to-wall windows maximize the feel and openness of the living areas and provide amazing views! There is a master bedroom with a king-size bed on the main floor and two bedrooms upstairs - one with a queen bed, and one with two twin beds. Every bedroom boasts a beautiful ocean view of the dramatic shoreline!

The home is replete with brand new top-of-the-line appliances and equipment. It is completely turn-key with everything you would want and need for the perfect vacation. All rooms are tastefully appointed with teak, bamboo, and mango wood furniture creating a feel of old-Hawaii in a comfortable, contemporary setting. The custom kitchen is outfitted with everything you need to create gourmet meals for your friends and family. We've provided three flat screen TVs with 140 TV channels, board games and more for your enjoyment. Wireless internet will keep you connected to your own home and business - if you really feel you must!!

Activities are endless here in Puna. Hiking, swimming, snorkeling, surfing and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park are all just easy scenic drives away. The hip town of Pahoa is an effortless 15-minute drive away and offers boutique shops, multi-ethnic restaurants, and fully-stocked health food and grocery stores.

Our home is approximately 35 minutes south of Hilo airport and is situated in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood. The friendly atmosphere offers a great place to walk, run or stroll through Hawaii's incredible nature. We offer our home as a wonderful resting place and base for a memorable tropical get-away for you, your friends, and family!

Much aloha!


Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


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


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Satellite TV. Ocean view with walk-out to lanai....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Satellite TV. Ocean view....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Ocean view....moreless

  • Pack and play portable crib available as needed.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Double sinks, separate tub and shower. On main floor....moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    On second floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    On main floor...moreless

  • All bathrooms are outfitted with custom tile and appliances. The master bathroom (bathroom 1) is en-suite with two sinks, jacuzzi jet tub, and separate shower. The second full bathroom is upstairs and has a tub/shower combination. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Rest and relax in this home away from home and take in the natural beauty that is Hawaii. Just sit and watch the whales play in winter or get out and explore the rugged environs of southern Big Island, from beaches to volcanoes to hot springs. ...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Various board games and cards....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV, 140 Channels...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Stereo and CD player in the kitchen/living room....moreless

  • Television:

    HD TVs in the living room, master bedroom and upstairs queen bedroom. ...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    The custom design of this home makes you feel like you're on the bow of a ship with sweeping panoramic views....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Direct oceanfront with views from all living areas....moreless

  • Village:

    Close to Pahoa Village with its hip boutiques, yoga studios, new age bookstores and coffee shops. Pahoa, set amid black lava flows and rain forest, is both charming and appealing....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Beautiful solid mango wood dining table/set....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Secure garage for parking....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Free WiFi throughout the house. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Living room sits directly oceanfront. Brand new leather and teak furniture. Ceiling fans, lights and artwork. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    In garage with electric garage door opener....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local Hawaii land line. Free unlimited long distance calling in the USA....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Stainless steel pots and pans, non-stick bake ware, casserole dishes. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    650 square feet of decking wraps the house. Stunning direct ocean view....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Patio furniture includes two reclining sun chairs and a six seat tile table with chairs and umbrella....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.9
from 14 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 1 - Dec 14, 2015
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Holiday Season
Dec 15 - Jan 15, 2016
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 13.25%


Cleaning fee is dependent on number of guests:

1-2 guests - $125

3-4 guests - $150

5-6 guests - $200

Hawaii Tax ID: W30099162-01

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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Last updated: 10/01/2015
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25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hilo International Airport
9 Miles
Nearest Beach
Isaac Hale Beach Park

Car: Recommended

Hawaii Island isn’t just big, it’s still growing. The Island of Hawaii is the youngest island in the Hawaiian chain and is also by far the biggest, providing a vast canvas of environments to discover a variety of unrivaled natural wonders. This is the home of one of the world’s most active volcanoes (Kilauea), the tallest sea mountain in the world at more than 33,000 feet (Maunakea), the most massive mountain in the world (Maunaloa) and the largest park in the state (Hawaii Volcanoes National Park). All but two of the world’s climate zones can be found on the island and generate everything from lush rain forests to volcanic deserts, snow-capped mountaintops to beautiful black sand beaches. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a journey off the beaten path, you’ll discover it all on Hawaii, the Big Island.

Exploring the Puna District: To the south of Hilo, this area on the eastern tip of the Big Island stretches from the sea to the 4,000-foot summit of Kilauea volcano. On the coast you’ll find roiling ocean, black-sand beaches and a spring warmed by the volcano’s steam. Towards the volcano you’ll find rainforests, steam vents and the rugged landscapes of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

Puna’s most dramatic destination is Kalapana, a community that is partially covered by lava. In 1990, lava from Kilauea engulfed this historic town and the black sand beach at Kaimu. Today, the focal point is a viewing area where you can watch lava meet the sea. You can also explore the 17-acre Lava Tree State Park where a path winds through the lava rock molds of trees from the 1700’s. Many who live on Big Island say that Puna is Pele’s workshop, where the tempestuous Volcano goddess continuously creates and recreates the very land we live on.

Stop off at Pahoa, an old mill town that now features a row of clapboard shops and eateries along an inviting boardwalk. If it’s the weekend, detour at the roadside Makuu Farmers Market and stock up on fresh apple bananas, roasted macadamia nuts, Kapoho strawberry papayas and sweet rambutan. In contrast to the fields of black lava, the fertile slopes between the sea and volcanic summit are ripe with tropical fruit, orchids, anthuriums and macadamia nuts.

You’ll also find a scenic 12-mile string of beach parks and camp sites along the coast, each offering something worth exploring: MacKenzie State Park (heiau, ironwood forest), Isaac Hale Beach Park, Ahalanui Park (large seaside pond warmed by the volcano), and Waiopae Tidepools Marine Life Conservation District (incredible snorkeling among connecting tide pools). Kehena Beach is a secluded black sand beach hidden from view of the roadway.

Along the easternmost point of Hawaii Island is the Cape Kumukahi area, which offers scenic hiking, and what scientists insist is the world’s freshest air. Visit the Cape Kumukahi Lighthouse, which was spared by Pele from lava flow in 1960. You can also join the locals and hike a little over a mile south to Kapoho Bay where another coastal bath geothermally heated by Kilauea volcano can be found. Visit Puna to find amazing off-the-beaten-path discoveries.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: We lived in Hawaii for many years and although work and family now call us to other places, our hearts remain in the islands of sun, rainbows, and waves. We look forward to the time when we can call Hawaii home again!

Why the Owner Chose Pahoa:
It was our dream to build a house in Hawaii and have the opportunity to share it with others. We chose the East side of the Big Isle because of its tranquility and raw nature.

Contact us

Speaks: english


  • Your oceanfront vacation home awaits (first house on the left)!

    Your oceanfront vacation home awaits (first house on the left)!

  • Enjoy the gourmet kitchen with gas stove!

    Enjoy the gourmet kitchen with gas stove!

  • The solid mango dining table seats six comfortably.

    The solid mango dining table seats six comfortably.

  • Or step out to really enjoy the panoramic ocean view!

    Or step out to really enjoy the panoramic ocean view!

  • Southeastern ocean view.

    Southeastern ocean view.

  • En suite master bath with jaccuzi tub.

    En suite master bath with jaccuzi tub.

  • Main floor 1/2-bath.

    Main floor 1/2-bath.

  • Upstairs queen bedroom.

    Upstairs queen bedroom.

  • Upstairs bathroom has tub/shower combo.

    Upstairs bathroom has tub/shower combo.

  • Welcome to the Hale Aikalani!

    Welcome to the Hale Aikalani!

  • View from the dining room to the living room and ocean surround.

    View from the dining room to the living room and ocean surround.

  • Watch the waves or the seasonal whales and sea turtles from the living room.

    Watch the waves or the seasonal whales and sea turtles from the living room.

  • View toward Mauna Kea and Hilo.

    View toward Mauna Kea and Hilo.

  • Master with ocean views.

    Master with ocean views.

  • Walk-in shower in the master bathroom.

    Walk-in shower in the master bathroom.

  • Upstairs sitting area.

    Upstairs sitting area.

  • Upstairs twin bedroom.

    Upstairs twin bedroom.

  • Loft view.

    Loft view.

VRBO #501683

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