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A Second Cascading Waterfall at Mika Mizu

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Last updated: 08/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Sleeps:3
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Aloha and welcome to Mika Mizu, serenity in Hilo. Here you will experience a unique and memorable Hawaiian vacation. Mika Mizu is a spacious, but cozy one bedroom cottage, all on one level, no steps! This beautiful cottage is located in a soothing and natural setting with waterfalls and abundant flora and fauna. It is less than one mile to historic downtown Hilo, yet you feel far removed.
Mika Mizu was designed for 2 guests, but will comfortably accommodate 3. The cottage is stocked with amenities such as spices and cooking staples in an efficiency kitchen with a full size refrigerator, a built-in 2-burner stovetop, a microwave/convection oven, a toaster and a gas BBQ grill for outdoor cooking. Also provided are both high speed WiFi and cable TV. It has been tastefully furnished in a casually elegant Island style, creating a very congenial ambiance for your comfort and enjoyment. You will be amazed at this wonderful vacation find.

Hilo is the second largest city in the Hawaiian Islands. There is a four-year University of Hawaii campus in Hilo, several fine restaurants, a Tsunami museum, and interesting events occurring at all times of the year. The natural beauty of the area is astounding. Many waterfalls, nature hikes, boogie boarding, surfing, botanical gardens, and scenic drives through rainforests are all nearby. Volcano National Park is approximately 45 minutes away. Kailua-Kona, the tourist area of the Big Island, with its many high-end Kohala Coast hotels, is one and a half hours away. Waimea, the paniolo (cowboy) region of Parker Ranch fame is approximately one hour. The Waipio Valley and its lovely lookout is one hour. You can take helicopter rides over this taro-filled valley with its dramatic cliffs that plunge to the sea. You can do the same if you wish to see what our very active Kilaeua Volcano is up to. And Mauna Kea, our gigantic mountain with its world renowned Keck Observatory, might be snow capped while you are here - quite the sight looking up from the shores of the blue Pacific.

Note: Mika Mizu is not appropriate for children under 6 years

Check Calendar – Mika Mizu is a very popular vacation rental. So that you will not be disappointed, please check our availability calendar. It is updated daily. You are wise to book ahead, because we are already getting inquiries for 2017 from new and returning guests. If Mika Mizu is not available, check our other 2 nearby vacation rentals:
Mika Lani - 1 br/2 ba - HomeAway/171795 - 2 guests max
Mika Taki - 4 br/4 ½ ba - HomeAway/207918


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Member since: 2002

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 08/30/2016

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 years or older. Exception for Honeymooners....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    For safety reasons, children under the age of 6 are not allowed as there is a long, sheer drop from the lanai balcony....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside only...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • There is a double sofa sleeper in the living room. Maximum of 3 guests....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Additional Dressing Area with Sink and Bathroom Storage

Other Amenities

  • Not Suitable for Children under 6 -- Minimum Age Limit for Renters 25

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Rain Forests
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Volcano
  • Waterfalls
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean:

    With Waterfalls and Swimming pond on property...moreless

  • River
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street:

    Reserved parking....moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry detergent provided....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Lots of spices and staples...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Snorkels and Masks and water shoes provided + of course, beach towels...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Private swimming pond with waterfall - in nature. Walk down path to waterfalls, not suitable for those with physical limitations....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall Discount until December
Jul 11 - Dec 19, 2016
2 night min stay
$104
$693

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Christmas-New Year
Dec 20 - Jan 5, 2017
5 night min stay
$154

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Jan 6 - Apr 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$149
$973
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$139
$903

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $105
  • Damage Waiver Insurance $49
  • Tax Rate 13.419%

Notes:

Fall Discount until December 19, 2016

This is the lowest price ever offered at Mika Mizu due to the special conditions of a neighbor having plans to build a house on the adjacent lot. During the construction phase, the usual quiet and serenity at our Waterfall Cottage may be impacted during the day time.

Mika Mizu is a unique and wonderful home in a fantastic location!

The time you spend here will be special and memorable. Mika Mizu is truly a tree top paradise!

Minimum night stay is 3 nights, unless only 2 nights are available. All other stays require a 3 night minimum. Mahalo.

Not suitable for children under 6 years old.

Children are included in the guest count.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Calendar

Last updated: 08/30/2016
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Location

Try swimming in our pond and up to and under the beautiful waterfall. An experience to remember.

 

Manager info

About: We met in Hawaii, fell in love in Hawaii....and the rest is history. Now we get to share our good fortune with guests from around the world.

Why Hilo, HI, USA:
We are happy to have this wonderful cottage in Hawaii, and we love the Big Island, its many sights and its friendly people. Hilo gives one the chance to get a feel of the real Hawaii. The Farmers Market in town is a profusion of color from the many exotic flowers, fruits, and native crafts. One comes away with one comes away with a special feeling after exploring this unique area.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Great price for a beautifully furnished, comfortable and spacious cottage, located right in Hilo. Easy to get to many of the Big Island sights, lots to do and see.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 08/30/2016

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Photos

  • A Second Cascading Waterfall at Mika Mizu

    A Second Cascading Waterfall at Mika Mizu

  • You Can Swim under the Waterfall at Mika Mizu

    You Can Swim under the Waterfall at Mika Mizu

  • Welcoming Interior -- You'll Feel Right at Home

    Welcoming Interior -- You'll Feel Right at Home

  • A View to the Kitchen & Dining Area

    A View to the Kitchen & Dining Area

  • Tech Center

    Tech Center

  • Spacious Dressing Area with Extra Sink

    Spacious Dressing Area with Extra Sink

  • Awesome Foliage from your Lanai

    Awesome Foliage from your Lanai

  • Exotic Mountain Pears in your garden

    Exotic Mountain Pears in your garden

  • Your Entrance to Paradise

    Your Entrance to Paradise

  • Rainbow Falls only a Hop, Skip & a Jump Away

    Rainbow Falls only a Hop, Skip & a Jump Away

  • Cute Japanese Bridges at Oceanfront Park

    Cute Japanese Bridges at Oceanfront Park

  • Impressive Akaka Falls Nearby

    Impressive Akaka Falls Nearby

  • Mika Mizu Waterfall Cottage -- Come Relax in Hilo

    Mika Mizu Waterfall Cottage -- Come Relax in Hilo

  • Your Mika Mizu Treetop Retreat

    Your Mika Mizu Treetop Retreat

  • Your Zen reading nook

    Your Zen reading nook

  • Serene Bedroom

    Serene Bedroom

  • Separate Shower Bath -- with Views!

    Separate Shower Bath -- with Views!

  • Colorful garden around you

    Colorful garden around you

  • Entrance to Mika Mizu

    Entrance to Mika Mizu

  • Quaint One-Lane Bridge to Mika Taki & Reeds Island

    Quaint One-Lane Bridge to Mika Taki & Reeds Island

  • The Boiling Pots & Wailuku River are Located Nearby to Mika Taki – Nature

    The Boiling Pots & Wailuku River are Located Nearby to Mika Taki – Nature

  • Enjoy the Hilo Farmers Market

    Enjoy the Hilo Farmers Market

  • Colorful Lava Flow Nearby

    Colorful Lava Flow Nearby

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, August 30, 2016

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