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Recent Puako reviews

  • local beachy charm

    "This is a wonderful, quaint little spot. It has everything you need from kitchen to beach chairs. Nicely furnished in comfortable, plantation style furnishings. Close to all the beaches and a corner market. Sea turtles everywhere. The trade winds cooled us on the deck, days end and serenaded by the many birds heralding the day."
    Guest: susan p. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 9, 2014
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  • Rustic beach cottage

    "This rental has the most beautiful location in Hawaii. The wrap-around view is truly spectacular. But the description given by the manager is more realistic than I anticipated. It is rustic. Bathrooms are "old cottage vintage". I was unprepared for the mosquitoes which were particularly abundant during the sunset. And at this price point a gas BBQ would be expected. However - the pictures of the ocean front location are real - it is truly a fabulous location."
    Guest: Sheila K. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 10, 2015
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  • Greatest base for accomplishing many things

    "Let's face it, the Big Island is a big big island...so there's really no central spot that is convenient everything. But if anything is close to that, I recommend Puako and this condo in particular. The luxury resorts are nearby - and that's where the rich people in our party stayed so we could still be 'close' - the drives most other destinations were all on the order of an hour or so, and that covers from Mauna Kea summit to Waipio Valley to Pololu Beach to Hilo and botanical gardens. Arrangements for this condo could not have been easier and we're handled ny the owners with promptness and care. The 3 rooms were all quite comfortable and there was an abundance of things already in the condo so all one really needed was food and a good attitude. Having the convenience of a market next door is great (closes at 7p though). We really appreciated the access to a string of beaches on the Puako Road as well. I was told Neil Young lives down there somewhere, too. I give this a top recommendation!"
    Guest: mikentosh Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 28, 2014
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  • Pefrect location, awesome folks, incrdible relaxing vacation

    "We booked this on a recommendation and it was perfect. The living space of the house is spacious and comfortable. Lots of light and windows and easy access to outside. Outside there are 2 hammocks, lounge chairs, regular chairs, a table. There is a nice lawn area that attracts a ton of birds and then the beach. It is nicer than the pics show. At high tide the snorkeling is incredible and at low tide the tide pools are great. Close to beach 69. Charcoal BBQ, and coin laundry for convenience. Mary was great at taking our calls when we had questions and resolving issues. The office is right down the street next to the general store. Easy access to many of the resorts as well as short drive to Hawi and Wiamea as well as Kona. Perfect location. But best of all, the sea turtles. We had them visit everyday. So if you want to relax, enjoy the surf, see turtles, fish and lots of birds, this is the spot for you."
    Guest: Trish K. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 25, 2014
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