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View from condo! Dolphins! Whales! Fish! Cruise ships!

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Last updated: 09/18/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Completely renovated condo. One of the few air-conditioned units. Upgraded cabinets, tile floor, enlarged shower, new kitchen & appliances, new furniture, linens, large flat screen TV. Oceanfront on famous Alii Drive where Ironman is held annually (we cheer them on as they run by). We've watched whales breach from our condo! Watch spinner dolphins over breakfast, play in surf w/ family of sea turtles, or mingle w/ local surfers. All without loading the car and searching for a beach, everything you need right at home.

We vacationed here in this small, lovely, and quiet OCEANFRONT complex and loved it so much we wanted to own a piece of this paradise on earth.

We have a white sand beach to our left, a park with giant banyan trees to the right and the rhythm of the surf right outside all day, all night. Keep the sliding glass doors open for the marine sights, sounds, and lovely breezes courtesy of the trade winds on the Kona side of the Big Island.

AC is available, if the tradewinds aren't enough for you. New beach chairs and umbrella. Booogie boards and snorkel equipment for your use.

So come and share with us our OCEANFRONT (not just ocean 'view') studio condo. We hope you will love and enjoy it as much as we do! We do have an online contact; phone numbers available in the condo.

And the complex has an OCEANFRONT POOL, OCEANFRONT bbq area, hose to wash off car, and outdoor shower to wash off sand and salt. Kona Magic Sands definitely has the 'aloha' attitude!

LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! Any closer to the ocean you would be in it! We just fell in love with this condo the minute we walked in and saw the wall of glass with the ocean waves right there in our faces! Hearing the ocean waves pounding on the shoreline is so wonderful!! So relaxing! Absolutely mesmerizing! And right from our own condo we see whales, spinner dolphins, and schools of bright yellow fish (you get the idea)! Come see for yourself.

Yeah, take the time to visit the volcano or see the snow at the summit of Mauna Kea. Or maybe just spend the whole time here at Magic Sands snorkeling, swimming, watching surfers, and enjoying the aloha sunsets. You really don't have to leave at all.
Be sure to check all the guidebooks. Kona Magic Sands gets great reviews!! AND YOU DON'T NEED TO DRIVE TO THE BEACH! IT'S NEXT DOOR!

AND (like the guidebooks recommend) it's on the 3rd floor for the most privacy and the best possible views of all the ocean 'activities'!

REMEMBER: Check your flight. Check our calendar. and then e-mail or call me with questions, dates, anything. . .well, almost anything.

Tax ID# W87954467-01
Our on-island contact: Teri Luke. Phone # & info inside the condo.



Keywords: Condominium

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 3

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 yrs...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    no smoking in or near building...moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Sleeps 2 only in a queen size murphy bed....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We love 'em, but not allowed in complex....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Unit is on 3rd floor. There is no elevator in the building....moreless

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • This is a studio unit with one queen size murphy bed. There is room only for a single person or one couple sharing this one bed. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Next to one of the few white sand beaches on the island. All this provided: Binoculars, Beach towels, Boogie boards, Beach chairs, Coolers, Sun umbrella, Hair dryer, Clothes iron. Loads of guide books! Small quiet complex means you have a parking spot assigned to you close to the building, and it's likely that you'll have the pool to yourself as well. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Luaus
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Magic Sands Beach right next door. Bring your chair and morning coffee....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    White sand beach is steps away, next door. Just bring sun chair. Chairs, beach umbrella, boogie boards provided....moreless

  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View:

    Watch dolphins, whales and yellow tang from inside the condo!...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    30' from ocean! ...moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    There is a high top table and 4 chairs. Enjoy eating inside the condo while listening to surf or dine at tables poolside....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Not all units in this building have air conditioning. This one has a new unit...if you need more than the ocean breeze....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    on site coin op...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    NEW Nov '14....moreless

  • Living Room:

    New sofa with chaise....moreless

  • Parking:

    secure. assigned parking; dedicated to our small building....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    assigned parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels and beach towels are provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    on site coin op...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Full access wifi installed in this condo unit for your convenience....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Fully equipped, crockpot, toaster, blender, rice cooker, etc!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All dishes and glassware provided....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Brand new maple cabinets throughout....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    New stainless steel full size fridge/freezer....moreless

  • Stove:

    New stainless ceramic top stove....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Spacious patio poolside (oceanfront) w/tables, chairs, wifi....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    lawn next to pool and grill...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Oceanfront pool, for Kona Magic Sands guests only. ...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring/Summer 2016
Apr 16 - Oct 4, 2016
3 night min stay
$115
IRONMAN
Oct 5 - Oct 9, 2016
5 night min stay
$145
FALL 2016
Oct 10 - Dec 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$115
Winter 2017
Jan 1 - Apr 14, 2017
5 night min stay
$135
Spring/Summer 2017
Apr 15 - Oct 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$115
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$115

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $95
  • Tax Rate 13.416%

Notes:

50% down-payment will hold your reservation.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 09/18/2016
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Location

9 Miles
Nearest Airport
Kona International Airport (KOA)
Kailua-Kona, HI, USA
Nearest Beach
Magic Sands Beach

Car: Recommended

See the waves break from your bed. Best snorkeling right in front of the condo, no driving. Daytrip to active volcano. See snow and observatory on Mauna Kea. Watch fish, whales, spinner dolphins from the condo, the beach, or the shady park. Watch world-famous sunsets from condo. Spend the day at the White Sands Beach next door, walk just next door back to condo for lunch or siesta.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: As residents of AZ, we were looking for an escape from the heat. Kona is perfect for us to escape to. We love the Big Island and Kona Magic Sands is just far enough away from tourist attractions in town but it's close enough for us to pop into town for coffee, a burger, ocean-side dining, shopping, or live music. Mostly, we just enjoy the simple pleasures -- the lull of the ocean, the tradewinds, the Aloha spirit. We already feel 10 years younger here.

Why the Owner Chose Kailua-Kona, HI, USA:
We searched the kona coast for a retirement condo. Yes, there are bigger condos, but we found none with a white sand beach next door and a beautiful green park on the other side with a surf so close. Location is everything. We love to take coffee to the beach at sunrise and watch surfers enjoy the breaks.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
A/C, COMPLETELY RENOVATED, UNOBSTRUCTED 180 degree OCEANFRONT & SUNSET VIEWS. Our condo is not only recently updated,, but also offers air conditioning. Not all condos in this complex offer A/C. This could be important on a hot & humid day. Also, our unit is top floor center of the building, so no external lanais block your views of the beach, the surf, whales, dolphins, boats, fish, turtles and the awesome sunsets.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from condo! Dolphins! Whales! Fish! Cruise ships!

    View from condo! Dolphins! Whales! Fish! Cruise ships!

  • Magic Sands Beach next door.

    Magic Sands Beach next door.

  • Peace at the beach.

    Peace at the beach.

  • Kitchen remodeled.

    Kitchen remodeled.

  • Plenty of storage.  Bed is a Queen Murphy bed.  Sleeps two.

    Plenty of storage. Bed is a Queen Murphy bed. Sleeps two.

  • Brand new expanded and tiled shower.

    Brand new expanded and tiled shower.

  • Having fun in the waves.  Lifeguards monitor beach very well.

    Having fun in the waves. Lifeguards monitor beach very well.

  • Shot from our condo. Yellow tang in our surf.

    Shot from our condo. Yellow tang in our surf.

  • We are located on the top floor.  Quiet, off the street level, private.

    We are located on the top floor. Quiet, off the street level, private.

  • View of back of condo building.

    View of back of condo building.

  • See whales from this condo!

    See whales from this condo!

  • New flat screen TV too!

    New flat screen TV too!

  • Roomy kitchen that transitions to living room area.

    Roomy kitchen that transitions to living room area.

  • Wake up to surf and sunrise. 3rd floor privacy.

    Wake up to surf and sunrise. 3rd floor privacy.

  • Newly renovated bath in the condo.

    Newly renovated bath in the condo.

  • Green park next door with plenty of shade.  Hula lessons & music on weekends.

    Green park next door with plenty of shade. Hula lessons & music on weekends.

  • White sand on beach next door. Unusual for volcano island.

    White sand on beach next door. Unusual for volcano island.

  • Sunset from condo

    Sunset from condo

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Saturday, September 24, 2016

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