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Lanikai Surf Hale 1 Block from Kailua Beach Park

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

Welcome to Lanikai Surf Hale! Just 200m from beautiful Kailua beach!

We are located in the quiet neighborhood of Lanikai, on the windward side of Oahu. Lanikai is just 20 minutes drive from Honolulu and Waikiki and just steps from Kailua beach where you will find 3 miles of the world's most amazing beach. A five minute drive will take you to Kailua town where you will find an assortment of restaurants and shops. The beaches offer kayaking, boogie boarding, surfing, windsurfing, kite surfing, snorkeling, and beachcombing. We provide boogie boards, 2 sets of fins, masks and snorkels. Kayak rentals are a 10 minute walk away at Windward WaterSports. The beach is also a great place to watch the sunrise over the ocean and set behind the spectacular Koolau mountains .

If you are interested in fitness, we have 2 beach cruisers and Kailua has many different bike paths. You can walk, jog, or bike all around Kailua! Come and experience the peace and tranquility of our side of the island.

You will stay in a private cottage with it's own front and back entrance. The cottage has a queen bed and a comfy fold out futon. Don't want to eat out every night? Surf Hale has a full kitchen stocked with everything you need to make a home-cooked island meal along with several island cook books to choose your favorite local dish! The bedroom/living area has hardwood floors and plenty of storage for your belongings. Step out to your private lanai and relax or BBQ. The cottage also has wireless internet, fax machine, printer(upon request), hair dryer, iron, coffee maker and a bag of Hawaiian coffee, toaster and a washer dryer is available to use for $3 a load (includes soap & softener). Also an ice chest, beach chairs, beach mats, beach bag and two bicycles. Any other watersports gear can be rented at windwardwatersports. They have all the toys you need!

Your deposit of $100 is due at time of reservation. Deposit is refundable minus a 30% fee if your reservation is canceled more than 30 days prior to your arrival. If it is less than 30 days out 100% of your deposit will be lost. It is always best to be sure about your plans before you reserve your dates.

Thank you.

Keywords: Beach Cottage. beach house, bungalo

More Details

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a lovely place to stay, next to the most beautiful beach I have ever seen! We picked the perfect location for a much needed girls getaway. Thank you for your hospitality! You made our stay so completely enjoyable. All the best to your darling family!

Denver, Co
Sep 2010
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Kailua Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • limited accessibility
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Lanikai Surf Hale 1 Block from Kailua Beach Park
average rating of 4.48 based on 31 reviews

Nice little place in great location

  • 5 of 5

The rental location is located at walk able distance to Kailua and Lanikai beaches. It is perfect for a single family. Owners were very welcoming and provided necessary information and guidance as requested. The place was neat and clean when we arrived, kitchen was stocked with all necessary appliances. Beach towels, beach chairs etc were also available for use.

The owners also run beach rentals shop (Windward WaterSports) located in Kailua town. We got great discount over there. Even if you are not staying in this rental, check out the shop, it has all necessary water sports gear and they teach kite surfing as well.

Overall, we had a great time staying in this rental and would highly recommend it to any family with 3-4 family members.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Villages, FL

Lanikai Surf Hale

  • 4 of 5

Met mine and my wife's needs, such as close to Kailua Beach Park easy 3 min walk, quiet. The studio needed a few repairs to doors which were pointed out to the owners. The owners Carla and Jeff were very nice. We would consider staying again.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Even better than the pictures, exceeded our expectations!

  • 5 of 5

Carly and Jeff's place was the perfect rental for us. The location was great, the place was very clean, they were so accommodating and sweet that we felt like friends! Absolutely awesome place and family, we can't wait to come back again and stay, their kids are adorable and super helpful as well :)


  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect location, everything we needed

  • 4 of 5

Easy, clean and fun.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

Short walk to the beach. Nice to have AC but only needed during evenings. Very quiet with convenient parking available. Overall this was a great place for our vacation.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bainbridge Island, WA

Killer Location - everything you need

  • 5 of 5

At first we looked around and thought the cottage was a little too rustic, but once we got settled and experienced life in Kailua, we quickly realized how perfect this little spot is. It got our attention because it was a one--unit rental (no other renters on property), parking is available, it has a propane grill and full kitchen. We like to cook, especially when fresh fruit and fish are abundant, so this was perfect. It's a very short walk to Kailua or Lanikai beach and also the trailhead to the Pillbox Hike (you've gotta do this) was just around the corner. Fantastic location. Wish we could have stayed longer!

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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