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Recent Captain Cook reviews

  • Amazing Home Away from Home on the Big Island

    "Exactly what we needed! We loved the Koa Cabin. It is a great, cozy, comfortable space to come home to after a busy day of exploring and a fun place to hang out. Fully equipped and clean. Our hosts were gracious and offered all kinds of information about things to do locally and on the Island. Great kitchen, comfortable living space and super sleeping loft - loved lying in bed and looking at the tops of the avocado trees out the window. Also loved the sounds of the jungle - birds and frogs. Super location and easy to get to. Skip the hotel or resort and have a great experience coming home to the Koa Cabin!"
    Guest: Robin W. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 22, 2015
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  • Ein Traumhaus - just awesome

    "Leider geht ein Traumurlaub in einem tollen Haus auch einmal zu Ende. Unsere fünfköpfige Familie hat sich im Haus ubd auf Big Island sehr, sehr wohl gefühlt. Daran konnte auch Hurricane Iselle nichts ändern, der dann doch Gott sei Dank hier kaum zu spüren war. Positiv: 1. Der Platz, 4 Schlafzimmer, 3 Bäder, ein großes Wohnzimmer, die offene Küche, es gab genügend Raum, damit sich jeder auch mal zurück ziehen konnte. 2. Die Ausstattung, es war alles da, was man brauchte, angefangen von der Kücheneinrichtung, dem großen Gasgrill, fluffige Badetücher für Dusche und Strand, mehrere komplette Schnorchelausrüstungen, tollen Strandstühlen, einer großen Kühlbox, Wasch- und Putzmittel, Bücher, Infomaterial zur Insel, DVDs, CDs... 3. Sauberkeit, alles war pikobello (auch wenn noch ein Kritikpunkt kommt) 4. Die Lage, atemberaubend die Aussicht von der Lanai aufs Meer, atemberaubend auch die "Hauptstraße" von Kona Paradise mit gefühlten 100% Steigung. Der nächste Strand in Hoonakau war 20 Minuten entfernt und ist noch relativ ursprünglich. Zum Volcano National Park sind es, aufgrund des Tempolimits rund anderthalb Stunden, zum Flughafen Kona eine Stunde, nach Kona selbst 45 Minuten (Big Island ist halt groß). Tipp: Echtes Shaved Ice und leckeres Fleisch für den Grill gibt es im Kealia Ranch Shop, auf dem Weg vom bzw. zum Strand. Nicht ganz so positiv: neben den possierlichen Geckos hatten wir leider auch noch andere, nicht ganz so schöne Mitbewohner. Nach dem Angebot an Sprays und Fallen gegen Kakerlaken in den Supermärkten zu urteilen, ist das aber kein Problem, was nur dieses Haus betrifft. Die große Lanai konnten wir wegen der Mücken leider auch nicht genießen. And now a short summary of my review in english: + the space, enough room for the 5 of us + all the things you need are there, kitchen stuff, barbecue, snorkel gear, towels and beach chairs and and and, everything in excellent condition. + everything clean + the awesome sorrounding in Kona Paradise, a unique beach quite near, we love the Shaved Ice at the Kealiio Ranch - a little problem with cockroaches and mosquitos, but that seemed to be a problem for the whole island"
    Guest: Claus O. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 9, 2014
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  • What a delight!

    "We are very happy with our choice of this property. The owners are great and the house is wonderful. We are big snorkel/dive fans and the proximity to two Steps/ Place of Refuge was ideal. The house and kitchen are fully equipped with the newest amenities including cable and internet for those requiring an electronic leash. The view is great and the neighborhood very quiet even thought it it just off the Mahamloa Highway. It is a few miles from 'civilization' in Captain Cook so a little planning for food and gas are smart. The angle of the drive is a little harrowing the first few times. But come and enjoy, enjoy!"
    Guest: Pat C. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 30, 2015
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  • If we could, would rent again this beautiful house

    "Rented this home for a family reunion vacation that included 12 family members plus a 3 month old. The layout was perfect giving the parents & baby a master bedroom on one side of the house while the other members used the guest house bedroom, the other master bedroom & another bedroom which slept 4. Because of the layout, the baby only woke the parents during the night. We could have added at least 2 more guests before someone would have had to sleep on air mattresses which the owner would/could provide. We had plenty of space to move around the common areas (kitchen/livingroom/entertainment area/lanai) which was our main reason for renting this house. Heard no complaints from anyone regarding the availability of hot water for showers with this big group. Loved the scenic views from the lanai at dinner time and also in the morning. Loved the breeze that came through the doors leading out to the Lanai. Plenty of bath towels and etc, & plenty of beach towels for everyone to use during our stay. The high quality kitchen supplies (smaller appliances/plates/dishes/silverware and etc) were plentiful so that we would have only had to run the dishwasher twice a day but the dishwasher had to be used in shifts to handled the amount of dishes used by the group. We had a little issue with the food disposal (our fault) & the safe (not our fault). Both times the property manager responded quickly & fixed the issue. He was very cordial & helpful giving tips of good places to eat, little known scenic by-passes & excursions. The helpful "tip packet" given by the home owner was also very valuable. Homeowner was prompt & easy to deal with. Location was excellent. We felt the location was great for getting to all the areas on the Kona side of the island and it also allowed us to drive a doable 1 1/2 hours to the Volcano National Park on the Hilo side. The parking area by the garages was roomy enough to hold 3 rental vehicles (2 midsize and an extended van) plus a motorcycle. I most warn people, the first time going up and down the driveway was a little scary. It's a great place for walking for exercise!! If I have to say something negative - the dogs next door barked a little - never during the night & never for extended periods of time. Just interrupted the peace & quiet now & then. We learned after the 2nd occurrence that after showing in the guest house, make sure to keep the bathroom door closed or the steam will set of the smoke detector."
    Guest: oboemat Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: December 17, 2014
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