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Recent Puako property reviews

  • Puako Beach Condo Trip

    "We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this condo. I am familiar with this complex having lived in the area many years ago and wanted to return but not pay the rate for beachfront. The condo was a great value and the location and view was equal to the higher priced accomodations in the same area. the rental was clean and well stocked for our purposes. We had enough space to invite family from Maui and Honokaa to come join us for a few nights. We plan to return and will recommend this condo to other friends and family. The area has grown significantly since I lived there in the late 1970s. The harbor has several good restaurants, along with the Waikoloa area shops and eateries. However, my favorite is still the Hau Tree for lunch and a Mai Tai at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. There is so much available in this area now that we did not make it to Kona this trip."
    Guest: Capt. Mike Date of Stay: November 2012 Review Submitted: March 1, 2013
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  • Wow- what a spectacular place!

    "We enjoyed our stay here THOROUGHLY! Complete relaxation with no worries or headaches...can't beat the ocean air and sound of the surf as you wake up. Puako is a very special place- somewhere you can leave all your troubles behind and just soak up the sun-kissed, salt-infused energy, and a calm you've never felt in your life. This house encompasses all of those things and also makes you feel at home, wherever home may be."
    Guest: Cory C. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 17, 2014
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  • Loved the Quiet, Beautiful Location!

    "Absolutely loved this darling, CLEAN beach house! We are a family of 4 (two boys ages 11 & 14). Fantastic snorkeling right outside the door, especially if you're brave enough to go out to the drop off and beyond. So many turtles and just the most peaceful, relaxing, and quiet place to be. Explore the end of the street; there is a nice park area--a good place to walk and explore. Beautiful, safe, quiet street! Be sure to shop at Island Gourmet Market in Queen's MarketPlace. It's a bit further but WAY nicer and was actually less expensive than Foodland. Has souvenirs and tshirts, too. Be forewarned: tsunami alert sirens are directly across the street! The siren went off (test I guess?) and nearly scared us to death. We were snorkeling and I think we broke some swim records getting back to shore. It does not alert you to the fact that it was a test. I had to go online to confirm. Also, you should know that the cleaning lady comes in to use the washing machine for the small cottage next door. That, too, scared me a bit when I heard someone in there. Recommendations of FANTASTIC things to do: Umauma Ziplines. It was fantastic! The same day we hired Erik from Volcano Discovery (to show and teach us about the volcanoes and the park. He is incredibly knowledgeable. He gave us access to places the public isn't allowed. He even brings local exotic fruits (star fruit, passion fruit, WHITE pineapple) and several varieties of local macadamia nuts, potato chips, cookies, and juices. Loved them all! The tour ends with a great view of the glowing lava. Amazing! We did ziplines at 11:00am, stopped for a super quick glimpse of Akaka waterfall , grabbed lunch at Cronies in Hilo and pulled up at 3:29 for our 3:30 appointment with Erik. His tour was 4+ hours but went by too quickly. The drive back was a little scary (raining and dark) because we were tired. It's over 2 hours to the Volcano Park so we chose not to do it twice. Maybe ideally spend a night there to see the sights in Hilo for one full day? Another awesome adventure was with My Kona Adventures (Nick and Captain Will). $70 per person cash compared to 100+ for the larger operations). They took just the four of us on a small boat to view the manta rays at night. You do NOT need a wetsuit like some advertise. The water is 80+ degrees!!! Super friendly guys. Dahana Ranch has great horseback riding. Stop at The Fish & The Hog along the way for lunch. Wow! great food!!! Highly recommend!"
    Guest: The Gordons Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 8, 2014
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  • New and improved!!

    "This unit is such a fantastic deal... not to mention that it now has a new kitchen and baths !!! The convenience of this unit is unmatched for unloading and going back and forth to the beach without a lot of hassle up and down stairs. The pool and outside areas are kept immaculate and the people are very nice and friendly. The Puako store is the best... amazingly has almost anything you need in a pinch."
    Guest: Andy Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: July 22, 2014
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Puako Travel Tips

Puako Vacation Rentals: A Private Paradise

Hidden on the northern curl of Hawaii, framed to ocean views and open skies, is Puako. This tiny village (its population rests not quite at 500) seems an uncommon choice for family thrills. It's secluded, kept along the tropic jungles of the Big Island. It lacks the resort appeal of other towns and is not yet established as a tourist treat. But, in it, you can still experience adventure. It's a natural wonder. And, with Puako vacation rentals, you can now seek it out.

Puako Resort Rentals: Comfort and Joy

You remember it well: the days spent lamenting your vacation, hating every choice you made. A hotel was expensive and offered no space; a campground left you unsure. You thought you had exhausted all alternatives. You didn't, because Kohala Coast condos will allow you to find modern convenience without leaving the wild behind. You'll be settled within Puako and enjoying its many delights. It's a memory you'll forever keep.

Kohala Coast Condos: Exploration

You have no intention of simply letting the afternoons slip away. You wish to trek out from Puako resort rentals and embrace the scenery. That's now an easy thing. Find Sky Blue Canoe Adventures first. This family-owned canoeing operation will teach you all you need to know about conquering the waves, and then will send you out to do it. Dry off then with a day at Hapuna Beach and search for its coral reefs. Devote hours to hiking through Lapakah State Park, which offers carefully maintained fishing homes and Hawaiian traditions. And then let the Gathering of Kings, a celebration of dance and song, amaze you. The evening will end as wonderfully as the morning began.

Puako Vacation Rentals: Secluded and Stirring

You don't need crowds to prove perfection. You simply need Puako. Let Kohala Coast condos offer the adventure and privacy you've been longing for.

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