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Recent Puna District reviews
Jewel of a House On the Edge of the Ocean
"Sea Watch is a beautifully designed, artfully decorated little jewel on the edge of the Pacific. It is clean and well maintained. It is open, with wonderful views of the ocean from every room, and the sound of the surf in the background. The lanai is a perfect place to watch the ocean. The house is situated in an inlet on the coast south of Hilo. Waves crash against the lava cliffs, and one can look down the coast to either side of the house at the tropical vegetation and the constantly changing weather.
The owner, Sam, lives next door and is friendly but unobtrusive. As others have noted, she is attentive to every need and detail. The neighborhood is quiet, with vacation homes (many quite beautiful). For quiet and privacy it is hard to beat, but one must drive a bit to get to the nearest towns.
The weather is constantly changing, from humid and rainy to evening breezes that are cool and soothing. Rain storms don't last longer than an hour or so, and generally come at night (another soothing sound!). And always the sound of tropical birdsong.
All in all a lovely place to spend time, perfect to just get away and be quiet, or a good temporary home from which to explore."
Guest: John R.Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: June 30, 2015
"Our family greatly enjoyed the house and location. We were a group of 11, 5 were children ages 11 months to 9 years. The house was perfect for our needs, many beds, much baby equipment. The kitchen was VERY well supplied, even condiments and spices. The location just outside the park was great, our older boys loved seeing the glow of the volcano at night! The owners were easy to work with, even helped with travel plans when we were leaving. Loved the Sunday morning farmers market in Volcano! We would definitely return to this house."
Guest: Three Generations TogetherDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 8, 2015
"This is situated a short drive to Volcano National Park. It is a clean, comfortable and scenic cottage with lovely views out into the tropical garden in each room. It is a bit like a North American cottage with wood panelling and fire place, but with the tropics around. It is well equipped and has comfortable beds. Highly recommended. 5 stars."
Guest: Female travellerDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 26, 2015
"we are in the unit at this very moment I am writing this review.
When we arrives in the driveway, the house looks like a very ordinary place. We were fooled by the exterior apparence. This place is simply amazing! You really feel like you're in the country in this cottage but with all the luxury of a high-end place. It's very spacious and the high ceiling gives you an even greater impression. We are having lots of rain (tropical storm Hilda) and we dont mind at all since we will get to spend more time in the cottage. You cant go wrong here, an AMAZING VALUE!"
Guest: sophie H.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 14, 2015