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"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
Superbe petite maison cachée dans la nature, très bien placée pour visiter le volcan
"Nous avons apprécié ce petit coin de tranquillité , dans la nature, calme et bien équipé.
Le SPA est très agréable le soir pour se détendre après les longues promenades autour du volcan.
Merci aussi pour nous avoir fait découvrir le café local qui est exceptionnel (dommage que Nespresso ne le propose pas).
Nous n'avons pas eu froid, même pas besoin de chauffage ni climatisation, le temps était parfait pour nous.
Nous conservons un très bon souvenir de cette maison romantique en bois, cachée dans la forêt, endroit idéal pour les amoureux de la nature et des promenades (ou simplement à la recherche de tranquillité).
Je la recommande tant pour la qualité de l'habitation que pour l'emplacement idéal à coté du site du volcan et au départ des plus belles balades à pied."
Guest: Patrick N.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 11, 2015
"Our experience at the Kapoho cottage was spectacular. We went with our 2 boys (7 and 3) to celebrate our 7 year olds birthday.
Not only was the cottage cute and comfortable including everything we needed, but the property was beautiful, and the owners were very friendly and welcoming. The warm water made up for the chilly and lightly windy weather on our first day, and we stayed in the pond all day until dark. It was nice to have access to the private pond as it was clean and safe for our children. We brought bread with us and fed the fish everyday. I suggest tabis or water shoes especially for children as the algae can make the steps at the main entrance of the pond very slippery.
Our boys would complain every time we had them come out of the water to eat or to call it a day when it was getting dark. They kept saying how they wished they could live there and how it felt like home. We were so sad to leave and we cannot wait to go back for another visit!"
Guest: A R.Date of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: March 19, 2015