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Upcountry Kilauea Volcano Big Island Mountain Vacation Rental

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Last updated: 12/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Volcano cottage description

Hawaii Transient Accommodations Registration ID#W30015654-01
A Legal and State Registered Vacation Rental
In compliance with Hawaii Act #326
Posted as required on listings by Hawaii State Law.
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GRANDMAS HOUSE (with a few twists)
Intimate, eclectic, at times eccentric, romantic and whimsical Hawaii Kilauea upcountry Mauna Loa rain forest getaway cottage.

I treat my guests as I myself would hope to be treated while out in the world traveling.

This is Your vacation and Your special time.

As your host at the cottage I want to make you feel comfortable , well kept and at home while for the most part remaining invisible unless requested.

A bit of a step back in time, the cottage is adorned with a beautiful and interesting blend of Early American Folk & Impressionist Art, 19th c. photography, fine vintage floral and avian embroidery compositions and a wealth of other worldly curiosities from times past.

After exploring the Volcanoes National Park you can, at your will and leisure, come home ... plug into our tech saturated world to your hearts content OR be Bold and dare to opt out for a while and just enjoy the simpler pleasures of life that the lush mountain rain forest and its chattering, happy native bird inhabitants provide. Clear star studded evenings and night time Volcano viewing offer easily attained additional pleasures.

There is a cozy gas fireplace, nice thick Terri Cloth robes and heavy comfy wool house socks to insure comfortable evenings on the mountain. What else could one possibly want for ? ... Candlelight ? .... we got candle light! ..... Popcorn, music or a movie? .... we got that too!

If we don't have something we will try our sincere best to provide it for you.

A creative, private and unusual mountain haven. The cottage offers 1200 square feet of quiet, room to roam open space with a high vaulted open living room clear story ceiling. The second floor master bedroom offers a cozy Cal King bed individually heated on both sides with exceptional linens and an over abundance of diverse specialty pillow types and shams.


There is an additional smaller bedroom upstairs with with a nice heated full size bed.

(accommodates up to TWO additional guests)

There is also a small water closet upstairs for evening needs.

This is a 1/2 Bathroom with toilet and sink.

The cottage is equipped with a Graco Pack 'n Play On the Go Travel Playard, Go Green with mattress, sheets and waterproof mattress pad, safety gates & electrical plug covers.

INSIDE the cottage is a NON SMOKING environment. (smoking is not a problem on the OUTSIDE deck area) There is a light daily house cleaning with a changing of bed linens and towels if desired. Propane gas for the fireplace is provided. WiFi & Ethernet internet access are provided.

Both bedrooms & the Living Room have internet enabled televisions offering guests Netflix, Music & Web Access.(3 total)

There is a nicely arranged, well equipped kitchen and tiled island area. The ever ready & willing waffle maker with fixings & French Press coffee maker make easing into your Volcano mornings simple and pleasurable. Fresh whole coffee beans, a variety of teas, lots of fresh island spring / deep well water & a nice bowl of fresh, in season island fruits are always provided for guests.

A private open air deck outfitted with Zero Gravity lounge chairs is nestled under the canopy of the secluded rainforest of Hapu'u Tree Ferns, Magnolia, Camellia and a host of other native plants amidst the sounds of songbirds.

The cottage is vintage 1940's Hawaii and has been endowed with an eclectic, creative blend of materials in a Victorian / Deco manner. Located in the original historic section of Volcano Village, the cottage is about one mile from the entry to Volcanoes National Park. One could easily spend two full days exploring this very large park and still not see it all.

To be clear, the cottage is listed as having Two bathrooms.

There are in reality 1 1/2 bathrooms

A full bath and shower downstairs and a handy 1/2 bathroom water closet (toilet and small sink) upstairs with the bedrooms for evening needs.
Guests appreciate these for help in planning their trips to Hawaii and also to generate excitement and ideas.

With each confirmed reservation I send out (at my cost, a Six Dollar value within the United States) a USPS Priority Mail envelope packed with 5 pounds of Local Hawaiian Touring and Dining Magazines, Local Maps and Newspapers.


VolcanoHouse.com Vacation Rental is Not affiliated in Any ways with either the Volcano House Hotel or the Hawaii Volcano House Hotel or Volcano House Iceland or the California Volcano House.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                The cottage is equipped with a Graco Pack 'n Play On the Go Travel Playard, Go Green with mattress, sheets and waterproof mattress pad, safety gates & electrical plug covers....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Smoking Allowed:

                Smoking Is Not allowed inside the cottage but smoking on the deck area is not a problem....moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                Heated Cal King Bed...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

                Heated Full Size Bed...moreless

              • Master bedroom with Cal King heated bed w/ Internet Connected Television (Netflix, Pandora Music and Web Access) Second bedroom with Full Size heated bed w/ Internet Connected Television (Netflix, Pandora Music and Web Access) The cottage is equipped with a Graco Childs crib, mattress and also safety gates....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet

                ...moreless

              • Full Bathroom w/ tub and shower downstairs and a second 1/2 bath water closet upstairs for convenient evening needs. (1/2 bath is toilet and sink upstairs)...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • If we do not have something you need we will gladly go out of our way and try to get it for you. My Goal?: That your needs are met (or exceeded ) on your vacation....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    Lots of interesting Local interest, Hawaii Travel, Snorkeling, as well as art oriented books....moreless

                  • Music Library:

                    Pandora Music...moreless

                  • Stereo:

                    All a wonderful part of the Internet TVs. Lots of Pandora music available. Master bedroom does have an IPod dock....moreless

                  • Television:

                    The cottage offers 3 Internet enabled tv's. One in each bedroom (22' & 24') and the larger 36' Sony Google Internet TV downstairs in the living room area....moreless

                  • Toys:

                    Many fine jigsaw puzzles, children's books and children's card games are on hand in the cottage....moreless

                  • Video Library:

                    NETFLIX, PBS and also Google Play...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Luaus
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Rural
                  • Village

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Paragliding
                  • Parasailing
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Spelunking
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Nice antique gate leg table off of the kitchen and living room areas can serve up to four guests....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Fireplace:

                    Cozy gas fireplace / propane is provided...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    see gas fireplace and heated beds!...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Free WiFi and Ethernet (if needed)...moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    Super nice linens. Brands include Kassatex, Croscill and Pinzon...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Wonderful and large clear story living room with gas fireplace and full of interesting art and antiques. 36' Sony/Google Internet Connected TV (Netflix, Pandora Music, Chrome Browser and Much More!)...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    the cottage has its own private and well lit driveway and parking...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    absolutely wonderful ribbed Kassatex Urbane towels and oversized bath sheets....moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    French Press and also the more traditional drip coffee maker....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Lots and lots of dishes and utensils from every day use on up to fine English bone china and tea sets for special meals....moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    Very nice well equipped kitchen fully able to produce gourmet meals at home if inclined....moreless

                  • Microwave:

                    microwave in pantry...moreless

                  • Oven:

                    underneath said stove, full size....moreless

                  • Pantry Items:

                    Spices, rices and oils provided as well as Fresh whole coffee beans, many teas, waffle mix and maker and an abundance of fresh Big Island deep well water....moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    Two small studio size refrigerators are provided. Freezer space outside the cottage is available on request....moreless

                  • Stove:

                    Electric ceramic flat top stove...moreless

                  • Toaster:

                    toaster and toaster oven....moreless

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Wonderful open air private deck under the rain forest canopy with two Zero Gravity chairs. Lots of privacy, birds, stars and nature....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Lots of nature filled room to roam in the rain forest and private Volcano Village quaint quiet and smallish roadways....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    charcoal grill is available for guests...moreless

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

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                      2 night min stay
                      $150
                      $875 $3,200

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

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

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Tax Rate 13.42%

                      Notes:

                      A FIRST NIGHTS deposit (tax included) will secure your reservation for the 3:00 check in (c.o. 11:00 a.m.)

                      Balances paid by cash receive the Paypal transaction fee savings of 3%.

                      All other balance payments are via Paypal or Travelers Checks at check in.

                      Payments by Paypal do not require joining Paypal and require only a major credit card.

                      Hawaii Transient Accommodation Registration #30015654-01

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                      Upon making your reservation commitment the First Night Stay Deposit of $150.00 plus Taxes of $20.00 will be due.

                      The balance is due upon arrival.

                      Cash (3% discounted rate for cash payments) / or Travelers checks or the usual Paypal (not required to Join Paypal in order to send payment with a major credit card)


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                      Location

                      27 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Hilo (ITO)
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Kilauea Lodge
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Volcano Golf and Country Club
                      0.5 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Loop Highway #11
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Kilauea Lodge
                      28 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Punalu'u

                      Car: Necessary

                      Old Town Volcano Village is the original historic section of Volcano,

                      It is located about 5 minutes from the entrance to Volcanoes National Park.

                      I personally feel the Village is an ideal base to explore the entire island from.

                      I especially like to come back to the cooler mountain air after visiting some of the Hotter sea level areas of Hilo or Kona.

                      Volcano is at the 4000 foot elevation of Mauna Loa which rises 13, 500 above sea level.

                      From the Volcano area one can spend wonderful time exploring the National Park and night time volcano viewing is just a short drive. If one wants to go to the sea level beaches in Hilo or the Punalu'u and South Point areas these too are very easy, convenient and short drives.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2002

                      Why the Owner Chose Volcano:
                      Why this property? I enjoy hosting guests from all over the world. I try to treat folks as I would like to be treated while traveling. In Volcano this means in part providing 'comfort' and a home like environment for folks that rivals their own homes conveniences and furnishings. Warm heated beds, gas fireplace, heavy robes, flannel sheets, fresh coffee beans, waffles in the morning and such. Volcano can get chilly (no cold) at times and building in these creature comforts for guests is a common sense pleasure to provide. The cottage is creative,even a bit eccentric and filled with an interesting blend of antiques and worldly curiosities. It is a cozy and fun cottage to spend time in after exploring and it does know how to provide an environment of privacy, intimacy and creature comforts.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      I pride myself on good, even great linens. The beds are heated and covered with heavy weight flannel sheets when the season dictates and of course wonderful high grade Kassatex towels and robes. One must above all else in Volcano, be cozy and warm and well fed. The cottage does this with ease and a smile.


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                      Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

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                      2 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

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                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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