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A Lovely Home w/Ocean Views--2-minute Walk to K Bay!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

At Kealakekua Bay! A Lovely Hawaiian Style Home w/3 bedrooms and 3 baths!

Manini Point House is a very comfortable home in paradise and just a 2-minute walk to Kealakekua Bay! This is the perfect location to enjoy Hawaii Island with family and friends as you walk around this historic location, jog to local beaches, kayak to Captain Cook monument, swim with dolphins, paddle board, have a game of table tennis, and enjoy Manini Beach Park all without jumping in your car.

Here are some of the special features you will love about this very beautiful vacation home:

Gorgeous ocean views!

The small village location--Off the beaten path

Enjoy real Hawaii!

An easy 2-minute walk to Manini Beach Park Excellent spot for children as well as adults

A large gourmet kitchen with all the tools

Welcome gift with local fruit and Kona coffee!

A very comfortable lanai for reading and relaxing

The Bali Hut for contemplative moments

Natural wood floors and stone counters--a feeling of comfortable luxury

3 Spacious bedrooms and 3 bathrooms

Screened in home with open lanai for dining

Landscape, mountains and ocean view

Outdoor grill

WIFI in every room

Outdoor shower

Ping pong table

Friendly concierge to help you make plans

Historic Captain Cook monument in the distance

Excellent restaurants nearby--fresh fish, best burgers, gelato ice cream!

Wonderful super market just 15 minutes away

Farmers' Market on Sundays, just 15 minutes away

Sleep to the sound of the surf & awake to tropical birds

Lovely Ocean breezes

Hawaiian sunsets

Complimentary Organic Farm Tour

Sit at the lovely koa wood bar or open the pocket doors and combine the living room with the outdoor lanai and grill for a delicious cooking and dining experience. Take a moment to enjoy the Bali Hut and backyard and stretch out, relax. You will be greeted with a selection of seasonal locally grown Hawaiian fruits and Konacopia Farm Coffee, a gift to you from your hosts. Guests of Manini Point House are invited to take a complimentary tour of Konacopia Farm, your hosts' Organic Coffee and Mango Farm. Don't miss it!

Each bedroom has a comfortable queen-size bed and full bath. Island furniture and artwork compliment the rooms. Lounge on the upstairs suite balcony and enjoy the sound of the surf and watch the shimmering Hawaiian sunsets over the ocean or take a walk to the shoreline at sunset.

Kealakekua Bay is a marine sanctuary, home to spinner dolphins, beautiful fish and coral reefs and a resting spot for winter migrating whales. Try a paddle board on K Bay, hike to Captain Cook Monument or take a kayaking tour to snorkel and see unusual fish, coral reefs and perhaps swim with the dolphins!

Manini Point House's location offers so much without driving in your car. The guest book and our concierge will provide plenty of local know how and activities to fill your days. Take a quick morning dip at the bay,. Arrange for a massage upon your return via a phone call. Locate special places from previous guests on postings in the guest book., stroll through historic sites including Napoopoo Beach Park, or walk to Keei Beach--a locals favorite surfing spot with a beautiful white sandy beach. Just 4 miles away is Puuhonua 'O Honaunau, Hawaii's National Park treasure that is filled with legends of Old Hawaii. The park offers walking tours, hiking trails along the coast as well as picnic grounds. Two Step, adjacent to Hawaii's National Park, is a favorite swimming & snorkeling spot with a little beach for children.

Enjoy a 2-hour drive to Volcano National Park. See the lava activity at Halemaʻumaʻu crater or Kalapana. Enjoy Green Sands Beach and South Point along the way.You will love the proximity as you visit the beautiful places around Hawaii Island.

A real Hawaiian experience--this little village as well as the Big Island is a mix of local Hawaiian families and folks from around the world.

Manini Point House--a lovely vacation home. Listen to the surf and feel the gentle ocean breeze. You will be glad you did.

More Details

Owner
Elizabeth Kilpatrick
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2017

About Elizabeth Kilpatrick

Steve and Elizabeth built Manini Point House in 2005 because "We love the Big Island and wanted to build a home where couples and families can relax and enjoy precious moments together and know that they are in paradise. Our extended family often visits us in Hawaii and they look forward to their stay at Manini Point House. We live on Konacopia Farm about 10 minutes away, and are happy to take our Manini Point House guests on a tour of this special family Organic Farm.

Elizabeth Kilpatrick purchased this house in 2005

Why Elizabeth Kilpatrick chose Hawaii

Manini Point House is just 200' from lovely Manini Beach Park at Kealakekua Bay. K Bay and the surrounding area is a Hawaiian treasure. Manini Point House is located in a little village community and the neighborhood gives you an opportunity to visit with friendly local people as well as folks visiting from around the world. Learn about the Hawaiian culture while visiting historical sites including Puuhonua O Honaunau, Hawaii's National Park, just 4 miles away. If you are looking for an alternative to a generic resort for your holiday, Manini Point House offers the opportunity for an authentic Hawaiian experience in a beautiful part of the Big Island. At Kealakekua Bay, you will be snorkeling and swimming with reef fish, dolphins, and seasonal whales. Take a kayak tour across K Bay to Captain Cook monument. Manini Beach Park is a relaxing, very special place to spend quality time alone or with family and friends. Manini Point House at Kealakekua Bay is a place to relax, enjoy and remember, and know that you made the right choice.

What makes this house unique

This beautiful home with its hardwood flooring and stone countertops has a large gourmet kitchen and lanai so families enjoy cooking and sharing meals. Everyone will want to sit down to meals on the lanai. Watch the sunset from the balcony. Enjoy the Bali Hut for a few contemplative moments. The outdoor shower feels perfect after a day at the beach. Care for a game of pingpong?

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Pu‘uhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park
Kona Boys Inc.
"Beautiful walk around the bay to the kayak rental. Paddle across the bay, enjoy the dolphins..."
Kona Boys Inc.
"Beautiful walk around the bay to the kayak rental. Paddle across the bay, enjoy the dolphins..."
Konacopia Farm
"Beautiful coffee and mango ORGANIC local farm! Call for a farm tour!"
Hulihee Palace
"Manini Point House is a beautiful vacation rental just a short walk from Manini Beach at Kea..."
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Kona Airport--30 to 45 minute drive
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Highway 11--Belt Highway
Car: necessary

There is plenty to do on the Hawaii Island! You will love learning about Hawaiian culture by visiting Puuhonua O Honaunau, one of the many historical sites with hiking trails and a gorgeous picnic area, as well as hiking to Captain Cook monument. What can be more enjoyable than swimming, snorkeling and scuba diving, or horseback riding in Waimea or golfing in Kailua Kona, charter fishing, shopping for local crafts and Organic produce at Farmers' Markets? Visit Volcano National Park, see the waterfalls on the windward side, hike to Green and Black Sands Beaches at South Point. Visit Mauna Kea observatory. Zipline in Hawi or Hilo! Take a walk on the wild side with a helicopter view of the Volcano flows, waterfalls, snow on Mauna Kea, undeveloped landscape--the Big Island's gorgeous scenery! Or relax at Manini Point House, sip a cup of Organic Kona coffee and walk to the bay for a swim with the dolphins! You will know that you are in Paradise!

Amenities

Honaunau-Napoopoo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • - outdoor shower
    Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower , walk in shower with two shower heads
    Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The upstairs master suite bathroom has a walk in shower with two individual shower heads and a bench, lovely for two! There are 2 additional bathrooms on the main floor, each with shower/tub combination , conveniently located next to the 2 bedrooms on the main floor. You will love the outdoor shower to rinse off after a day at the beach, where you can hang wet towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Maximum occupancy for adults is 6 with our three queen size beds. We offer a camp cot or a pack n play for our guests with a small child.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Take a walk to the beach in the morning for a swim; plan for a sunset picnic at Manini Beach or just grab a drink and walk out to the point to take in the sunset. Enjoy your Outdoor Shower after a swim in K Bay. Keep in touch with your friends and family with WiFi Internet Access throughout the house and on the lanai. Plan a kayak tour, rent a paddle board or take a stroll to historic spots at Kealakekua Bay. Play a game of Ping Pong! Enjoy an Organic farm tour, compliments of your hosts. Seasonal delicious Mangos and Kona Coffee our available for you upon your arrival, as well as other local fruit, also compliments of your hosts. Steve and Elizabeth are happy to answer any questions regarding the best local restaurants and markets, and can fix anything if needed!

Reviews

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A Lovely Home w/Ocean Views--2-minute Walk to K Bay!
average rating of 4.8139534 based on 43 reviews
5

Very impressive!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house. It was situated just two minutes from a beach where we went swimming and snorkeling almost everyday. The house itself, was attractively furnished and fully equipped with everything we needed. The top bedroom had bay and ocean view from three sides and a balconey as well. There was a deck all around and a wonderful lanai where we ate our meals. The yard has beautiful blooming flowers 🌺�. This is truly a wonderful place to spend a vacation! Thank you, Elizabeth and Steve!

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: And thank you, Ingrid, and lovely family! It was a pleasure to meet you all and so nice for you to enjoy your reunion with family from Australia as well! Hope to see you back at Manini Point House at Kealakekua Bay.
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5

Exquisite house at great location

  • 5 of 5

Manina House is exquisitely built, with gorgeous hardwood floors, lovely design, tasteful furniture and light filled rooms and porches. The layout and amenities are great. We especially enjoyed the well stacked kitchen and ping pong table. The house is located in a small community off the main road. The vegetation in the neighborhood is lush and the bay is just a minute away. We enjoyed snorkeling and appreciated that you can rent kayaks right in the neighborhood. Several minutes drive down the road is two-step beach with the best snorkels I have seen in Hawaii. We were lucky enough to not only see a great array of tropical fish but one day found ourselves surrounded by a pod of a two dozen dolphins. What more can you ask for!!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha and Mahalo for your Review! It was fun to see that your lovely family with adults and teenagers all enjoyed Manini Point House! And, of course having an opportunity to spend time in this exquisite natural setting at Kealakekua Bay is one we never tire of. We do hope to see you again at Manini Point House.
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5

Wonderful family Home in a wonderful neighborhood!

  • 5 of 5

Can not say enough good things about our stay in Manini Beach House! Owners were so easy to work with showing true Aloha spirit! Our family stayed 7 days and found Kealakekua Bay minutes walk away to be perfect place for kayaking. snorkeling and even bank fishing. There is literally something for all ages. The quiet neighborhood setting was exactly what we wanted. You will not be disappointed! We will book again for sure!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha! We are overwhelmed by your wonderful comments. Your family's comfort and enjoyment at Manini Point House is our goal. Thank you so much for taking the time to write this Review. We look forward to seeing you again!
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5

Local gem in small community away from normal tourist hubbub

  • 5 of 5

Spent a week at the Manini Point House with our two children. House is perfectly located to explore both sides of the island. We walked 50feet to the snorkeling area, and couldn't find another location better on the island. This home gives the occupants the feel of a local. Enjoyed a personal tour of the host's coffee and fruit plantation. If you like to feel like a local and want to explore the island, but have a home away from home this is a true gem.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much! We realize how important family time is and so we love it when your stay at Manini Point House has met your expectations. You have such a beautiful family, we enjoyed very much spending time with you, and look forward to seeing you again at Manini Point House! Steve and Elizabeth
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Near kayak rental and snorkeling. Little far from town but overall wonderful experience

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house minutes from ocean beach

  • 5 of 5

Excellent accommodation with all of the amenities. Loved the Lanai for casual evening conversations or afternoon reading. Close to great local restaurants and local organic farm experiences.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words! We loved meeting you and hope to see you back at Manini Point House here on Hawaii Island! Steve and Elizabeth
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $250
Refundable damage deposit $600
Tax Rate 13.41%

Additional Guests: Add $35 per night for each additional guest
Cancellation policy: A reservation may be canceled by notice to us in writing at least 60 days prior to arrival.
Vacation Rental Agreement: A rental agreement will be sent via email by the owner to you. Please fill out and return this rental agreement to the owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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