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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"We have enjoyed the peace and solitude of this getaway many times. The 30 minute+ drive to town keeps it isolated from the typical tourist scene. Many improvements since our last visit. Always enjoy the nearness of the ocean and it's inhabitants!"
Guest: Ocean LoverDate of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: March 10, 2015
"The Jewel is appropriately named. We feel safe giving a great review because we already have our reservations in for next year. How can you improve on that for a recommendation? Jamie and Bill have created a beautiful and cozy home away from home. We appreciated (and wanted) the quiet and mellow place that is Miloli'i. Getting acquainted with Jamie and Bill was a bonus--very friendly, helpful, and fun to be around.
There was plenty of fun available on the southern part of the island but spending quiet time sitting on the lanai and watching for whales was priceless."
Guest: Dan C.Date of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: February 12, 2015
Perfect place for a relaxation vacation!!! The pictures don't do the home justice
"The Cove is truly a piece of paradise! It's away from the hustle and bustle of the city and touristy areas. The 'open air' home (which means their are screens around the house near the roof) really did allow us to enjoy the sounds of the surf and the fresh breeze. The cove itself provided great 'exploring' for our teenagers - it can be a little tough to climb down there so make sure to take care.
Craig and Melanie really make sure that their home is ready for just about anything. There were a few things that we didn't think of to get in Kona - but just about anything you can think of it already at the house. They are also quick to help with any issues that may arrive.
If you are looking for the perfect place to relax and get away from it all, this is the place. We were a group of 2 adults and 3 teenagers. Everyone had their own space and we also enjoyed having game nights with the board games in the house. Although you don't really need to leave the house to enjoy your time, there are some great places nearby...
We took a day trip to the Volcano and got to see a clear view of the steaming crater from the Volcano House restaurant at lunch. At night, you can see the red glow of the Volcano from the Jagger Museum. We also visited the nearby black sand beach and got to see a sea turtle sunning itself. Just north of the house there is another great beach (I forget the name, but I did put it in the guest book) that had several turtles that were swimming around the kids while they were snorkeling. Just remember that the turtles are protected so don't bother them or touch them purposely.
It is a steep and windy road to the house from the highway, so make sure to take it slow and watch for other drivers. The infinity pool and spa was amazing and the views from the lanai are so surreal. We couldn't take enough pictures!
Thank you Craig and Melanie for providing such an amazing home for our vacation!"
Guest: Trev T.Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: July 11, 2015