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Comfortable Bay Drive Cottage, Close to Beach & Yacht Club

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The private patio garden is fully enclosed w/parking just outside the gate.

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Last updated: 03/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Kailua cottage description

This one bedroom cottage although attached to our residence, has its own separate entry through a lattice fenced/gated arbor and private patio garden. The parking area is accessed through a remote gate with a parking space right in front of the cottage. there are no steps. The bedroom has a comfy queen bed & a folding, single futon enables us to accommodate a third person.

The patio is furnished with an umbrella table and four chairs and a charcoal barbeque grill for outdoor cooking. The tropical landscaping, tradewinds, bubbling water garden and wind chime add to the tropical ambiance.

The sitting room is furnished in charming 1940's vintage Hawaiian rattan with a sofa, two lounge chairs, floor lantern, table lamp with side table and includes a TV, with VHS and DVD player and internet service via Oceanic-Time Warner home, secure WIFI service via a password.
The sliding glass doors and large slider window in the sitting room have a garden view, and face the tradewinds providing good ventilation from the garden side of the cottage.

The kitchen is equipped with a full size built-in refrigerator-freezer, pantry cupboards and sink. It is outfitted with the basic kitchen utensils, dishes, and flatware for 6, glasses, wine glasses, a large electric skillet w/lid, hotplate, toaster, toaster-oven, coffee maker, rice cooker, crock-pot, microwave & charcoal outdoor grill.

The bathroom has a couple large wall mirrors, tiled shower stall with two grab bars as bath linens.

Additional bedding and towels are available. The bedroom has a queen bed, bedside tables with reading lamps, as well as an overhead ceiling fan/light and 8' wardrobe closet with mirror doors. A small window air conditioner services the bedroom if needed.

We have provided an iron and over-the-door ironing board for your convenience, beach towels, beach chairs, 2 Boogie Boards and a cooler.

This cottage location is convenient to shopping and activities on the bus line to Honolulu, through either Kailua town or Kaneohe. We are 5 houses from the Kaneohe Yacht Club if you are a sailing enthusiast and member of another yacht club with reciprocal arrangements.

We are approximately two to three miles from Kailua Beach (5 minute drive), a beautiful long beach and a great place to swim or just go for a walk. Kayak and wind & kite-surfing rentals and instruction are available from various vendors in Kailua who will deliver the equipment to you at Kailua Beach Park. One vendor was available on the beach behind the Kalapawai Store, but you would want to check if interested.

There are also catamaran tours operated out of Kaneohe Bay for an afternoon or morning of snorkeling, and other watersport activities.

There is a small shopping complex about 1.5 miles away from the cottage, with a Safeway store, nice wine shop with local deli, several restaurants, a Bank of Hawaii, as well as a gas station.

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    YOU WOULD NEED TO BRING YOUR OWN TRAVEL BED FOR INFANTS....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Other (See Description)

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  • QUEEN BED (1), PLUS (1) A SINGLE FOLDING FUTON IS AVAILABLE FOR A 3RD PERSON AND CAN BE PUT DOWN ON THE LIVING ROOM CARPET. EXTRA BEDDING IS PROVIDED....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • THE BATHROOM HAS A WALK-IN, 3' STEP DOWN TILED STALL SHOWER, WITH 'GRAB BARS' ON 2 SIDES, FOR THOSE GUESTS WHO MAY NEED A LITTLE EXTRA SUPPORT....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    SOME BOOKS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE COTTAGE...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    OCEANIC TIME-WARNER CABLE PROVIDES TV RECEPTION...moreless

  • Television
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    OUTDOOR DINING FOR 4 ON PRIVATE PATIO....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    BEDROOM ONLY...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    INTERNET SERVICE VIA A SHARED, SECURE W/OWNER, VERIZON WIRELESS DEVISE, IS AVAILABLE....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    THERE IS NOT A WASHER/DRYER IN THE COTTAGE, HOWEVER ARRANGEMENTS CAN BE MADE TO USE OURS AS NECESSARY....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    WIFI IS PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE THROUGH OCEANIC TIME-WARNER, HOME WIRELESS INTERNET W/ A SECURE PASSWORD CONNECTION....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    EXTRA SETS ARE PROVIDED AND LAUNDRY OF LINENS IS AVAILABLE FOR LONGER STAYS....moreless

  • Living Room:

    THE LIVING ROOM IS FURNISHED WITH 2 LOUNGE CHAIRS AS WELL AS SOFA WITH SIDE TABLES AND READING LAMPS. SLIDING GLASS DOOR OPENS ONTO THE PATIO AND A LARGE SLIDER WINDOW PROVIDES VENTILATION...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    PRIVATE PARKING IS AVAILABLE ON OUR PROPERTY AND JUST OUTSIDE THE COTTAGE GATE AND WITHIN OUR GATED PARKING AREA....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    BATH TOWELS AND BEACH TOWELS ARE PROVIDED...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    THERE IS NOT A WASHER/DRYER IN THE COTTAGE, HOWEVER ARRANGEMENTS CAN BE MADE TO USE OURS AS NECESSARY....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    FULL SIZE REFRIG., LARGE ELECTRIC SKILLET, MICROWAVE, TOASTER OVEN, CROCK POT, TOASTER, COFFEE MAKER & RICE COOKER AS WELL AS A HOT PLATE. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    FULL-SIZE REFRIG., & VARIOUS SMALL APPLIANCES TO SERVE YOUR COOKING NEEDS—CROCK-POT, LARGE ELECTRIC SKILLET, RICE COOKER, COFFEE MAKER, TOASTER, MICROWAVE, TOASTER OVEN & CHARCOAL GRILL ON PATIO....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    TOASTER OVEN AND MICROWAVE...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    SOME PANTRY ITEMS MAY BE AVAILABLE FROM PREVIOUS GUESTS, HOWEVER ARE NOT PROVIDED...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    FULL SIZE REFRIGERATOR...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    OUTDOOR PATIO GARDEN HAS A ROUND GLASS DINING TABLE W / UMBRELLA AND 4 CHAIRS AS WELL AS A CHARCOAL BBQ....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    THE PRIVATE PATIO IS SURROUNDED BY TROPICAL FOLIAGE AND SHADE TREES....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    A CHARCOAL GRILL IS LOCATED ON THE PRIVATE PATIO, CHARCOAL MAY BE THERE HOWEVER, IT IS NOT PROVIDED....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    2 BOOGIE BOARDS, BEACH TOWELS, COOLER AND BEACH UMBRELLA ARE PROVIDED...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Fees:

  • Departure Cleaning Fee $100
  • Tax Rate 13.962%

Notes:

A 20% Deposit of the TOTAL (Rental fee, Tax and Departure Cleaning Fee) is due upon booking. The balance would be due 30 days prior to arrival. We suggest Travel Insurance to cover your cost for any unexpected reason for cancellation. We make every effort to rebook the reserved dates, but at a late date, that is not always possible.

We are not set up to take Debit or Credit Cards. A personal or business imprinted Check, Cashier's Check, Money Order, Traveler's Checks, Western Union, or a Bank to Bank wire transfer are all fine. We may take credit cards in the future, but are not set up for that now. The $10 Debit Fee our bank charges to receive the wire would be additional.


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Last updated: 03/14/2015
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Location

KITE SURFING IS ALSO AVAILABLE FROM KAILUA VENDORS WHO RENT EQUIPMENT AND LESSONS FROM KAILUA BEACH, BEHIND THE KALAPAWAI MARKET.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: We enjoy and have lived in this home since 2000 and the previous 20 years in our home just 2 doors away. We have found it to be very convenient to Kailua & Kaneohe towns, Honolulu, the Honolulu Airport as well as Kailua Beach. We have had an advertising business since 1972 and I am a watercolor painter as well. My husband grew up on Oahu and enjoys being able to share his local knowledge of the islands with our guests. Sailing in Kaneohe Bay is a passion of ours and we are out on the bay every weekend either sailing in Kaneohe Bay, off-shore, between the islands and around oahu.

Why the Owner Chose Kailua:
We sold our home on the bay in 2000 after the last of our children left home and found this property to be perfect for our needs. It provides a separate 'Ohana' rental with the comforts of a 'home away from home' for returning families, visiting family here as well as other visitors to the islands. Temporary work bring some of our guests here to stay with us, others are military guests who need temporary housing and other visitors are building lifelong memories of their Hawaiian holiday. Our cottage also serves as extra space for our own returning family as well. They enjoy having their own space. This is also true of other returning families, many who return each year.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We are happy to have this space on our property for our guests and family to stay. The enclosed patio and garden provides the space and privacy for your outdoor enjoyment and bbqs. It is conveniently located to Kailua Beach and the round-the-island route for exploring and enjoying our beautiful islands with its numerous beaches. H-1 & H-3 provide access close by for a fast route to Honolulu, Pearl Harbor or the Honolulu Airport. Some of our guests prefer not to drive so air conditioned bus service & stops are just a few doors away and will get you most anywhere or all the way around the island of Oahu. The Polynesian Cultural Center, Pearl Harbor, Sea Life Park and Hanauma Bay are all accessible by bus, although transfers may be necessary. We have found most of our guests need internet access while visiting so beginning May 2011, we are adding a high speed internet connection. We have parking right in front of the cottage at no additional cost. Some guests have remarked that the hotels in Waikiki charge $20/day to park your car, whether or not it is used. Children are welcome and the enclosed private patio and the additional electric remote gate across the property, keeps them from getting to the Bay Drive.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • The private patio garden is fully enclosed w/parking just outside the gate.

    The private patio garden is fully enclosed w/parking just outside the gate.

  • Cottage entry gate to patio

    Cottage entry gate to patio

  • Living Room, w/adjacent private patio garden

    Living Room, w/adjacent private patio garden

  • Built in full-size refrigerator and small appliances

    Built in full-size refrigerator and small appliances

  • Fully enclosed & private patio Garden w/ parking outside gate,

    Fully enclosed & private patio Garden w/ parking outside gate,

  • A full size refrigerator & various sm. appliances serve all cooking needs

    A full size refrigerator & various sm. appliances serve all cooking needs

  • Living room toward kitchenette

    Living room toward kitchenette

  • Kitchenette w/doors to bedroom and bath.

    Kitchenette w/doors to bedroom and bath.

  • Private & fully enclosed private patio garden. Parking just outside the gate.

    Private & fully enclosed private patio garden. Parking just outside the gate.

  • Parking fronting cottage & Entry gate

    Parking fronting cottage & Entry gate

  • Private outdoor garden space w/table & Grill.

    Private outdoor garden space w/table & Grill.

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  • Sleeps
    3
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Cottage
  • Reviews
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated: 03/14/2015
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