About the property
- Cottage1100 sqft
- Half Baths1
- Minimum Stay7 nights
2 Bedrooms + 1.5 Baths (Sleeps 6)
This two story home has two bedrooms upstairs with half bath. Downstairs bathroom has one full bath, toilet, washer and dryer. All linens and towels included. Extra large kitchen with Koa table and chairs,range, refrigerator, icemaker, microwave oven, TV, DVD, with two pullout single day beds. All utensils, Tile floors,rug. Living room complete with Hawaiian rattan furniture, high ceiling, Koa staircase, ceramic tile floors. A/C. Propane barbecue, awning shade cover on driveway. Parking for four cars in secured electric gated area. Two outside showers. This cottage is located behind resident owner's home on Makaha Surfing Point. There is no direct ocean view from cottage. Great mountain view, and easy access to beach. My wife and I have lived here since 1991. We have two Golden Retriever dogs. There are 2 natural salt water ponds in the coral reef out front. This home is the closest rental property to Makaha Surfing Beach there is.
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- Response time:
- within a few days
- Calendar last updated:
- Nov 09, 2017
I built this home in 1991 at Makaha surfing beach because I have enjoyed surfing all my life. I have 4 golden retriever dogs on the property who love people. I enjoy the outdoor life and Makaha is perfect for peace and quiet environment.
Owner purchased this Cottage in 1989
Why Owner chose Mākaha
If you like old hawaii, this is the location for you. Open beaches, no buildings over 2 stories on our Waianae coast. More public parks here than any place on Oahu!! !
What makes this Cottage unique
Pristine beaches with clean sand and water. Located at world famous Makaha Surfing Beach point! You can't get any closer to the surf than this property.
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100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Great place for a Hawaiian vacation
Great Location. Hosts were very friendly. Drank our morning coffee on the beach every morning and got to see the monk seals hanging out. Lots of other nice beaches within close driving distance. The property was as described.
Glad you enjoyed your stay at my place. Please return real soon. Regards, Richard
Wonderful location, walking distance to beach , very secured..very well kept..
Gave it a five star status...
This was the perfect place to stay! Outside of all the crazy main tourist areas so we could get a feel for the local culture and have a nice beach nearby. The beach was just a two minute walk, and you do have your own section of beach to explore - but it is rocky and not recommended for swimming. But there's still so many tidal pools to see and you can wade in the water in privacy.
The house is gorgeously decorated and super comfortable, with everything you'd need. We got use of a patio with a grill, hammock, and a table we all ate breakfast at every morning so we could watch the ocean. Six of us (adults) stayed there comfortably. The owners are incredibly nice. When I go back to Oahu, that is where I want to stay again!
Wonderful secluded beachfront getaway!
My family of 6 stayed here, 4 adults and 2 teens in August 2013 for almost a week and we enjoyed this place so much. The owners were VERY accommodating to us and very hospitable. We loved the fact that this was secluded and away from the hustle and bustle of the busy tourist areas. The beach is so close you can walk to it and our family enjoyed seeing the sea turtles and snorkeling at Makaha beach. We had the best visit and loved this roomy cottage. It is clean and fully stocked with all the household items you would need and we couldn't ask for more. We would definitely love to stay here again, and my fiance said we should come back for our honeymoon in July!
Chris and Deborah
Home away from home! This is the place to stay if you like the quite side of Hawaii. Close enough to Honolulu but yet miles away from the crowds. It was great. The owners are so friendly. The house was clean and stocked with everything you could possible need. The beaches are beautiful. There is a private beach right in front of their house with chairs to watch the tide role in and out. Less than 5 minute walk to Makaha where we saw sea turtles. Can't wait to go back. We have told all our friends!
No, I don't want to go home. Can't I just live here instead?
This was a great place to stay and we had an excellent time. It's an easy walk to Makaha surf beach which is practically next door, but you can also access the water right out the back of the property. The property is very secure, well taken care of, and comfortable. This was our first time trying the rental home for vacation. We're sold! We'll never stay at a hotel again. We stayed here for spring break with our 3 adult children ages 21,19, & 16. They loved it. The Golden Retrievers were precious and a bonus...couldn't get enough of them. We would definitely stay here again. Thanks for the hospitality!
Makaha Surfing Beach has surf breaks in the winter and summer. No other break on Oahu has large wave thru out the season. An ancient Hawaiian heiau is located in the valley and Kane Cave is about 2 miles away. Our home is located on the beach at the Point. We have 2 natural tide ponds in the frontage!! The compound is electric gate entry only. Parking for 4 cars. We have volcanic mountain view from the home and sunset view on the sandy beach. Stores are only 3 miles away. Entertainment is at Kapolei 10 miles away. Other Activities: Boating, Shelling, Shopping, Basketball Court