3acre Oceanview 3acres Rainforest, 2miles from Lava Boat Tour(26 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
1 bedroom, 1 full bath. Accommodates 4 adults: Queen bed + Queen air matress
Give yourself the ultimate "adult" camping trip in comfort and tranquility. Surrounded by fragrant gardens, guests enjoy a "Bali-esque' Temple protected by a 6 acre rural parcel boasting a WIDE OCEAN PANORAMA. Our off-grid solar-powered home has oversize doors & windows inviting trade winds so you feel comfortable and bug-free. Daytime emperatures range from 75 to 85 and the nights can drop into the sixties November - February.
** Photovoltaic system runs fridge, sound system, and clever lighting you adjust to match your mood. 20 paces from the house you will enjoy both sun-bathing and star-gazing on spacious detached deck. Coveren lanai surrounds the house (like a porch) enabling outdoor living & dining all year.
** Built in 2007 of tropical hardwoods and pacific northwest cedat, all surfaces and furniture are still brand new.
** Architectural Indian slate & glass-brick bath has indoor/outdoor shower.
** Queen bed—high thread-count sheets--supplemented by queen AeroBed for lanai sleeping.
* Complete kitchen with non-stick cookware and professional chef's tools
*** High-definition 28' LCD monitor + SURROUND SOUND theater and CD/DVD Library plays your IPhone music and movies you bring. HDMI port for your laptop.
Mahi Oli'Oli is just 2.2 miles from the coast. LAVA BOAT tours leave from this point and swimmers / surfers use this ocean access with adjacent county park. Vlocano National Park (view the caldera of Kiluea spitting lava into the air from the safety of a dining room.
Good restaurants in nearby Pahoa: After we have received our completed, signed rental agreement and full payment from you we email our houseguide including detailed driving instructions and security codes for entering the property. Helpful information in the guide: restaurants, markets, sights, beaches, activities, & more. we return your $200 damage deposit within one week of OK checkout.
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Member since: 2009
- 1050 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Low Allergen Environment
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Senior Adults Only Community:
- Alternative Lifestyle
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4
- Comfortable Queen bed supplemented by Queen AIR MATTRESS ideal for lanai sleeping. Great indoors as well. Trade winds keep bugs away and lanai is covered to keep you dry and shaded. Indoor furniture is lightweight, Indonesian rattan, easily moved to accommodate the air mattress or to enjoy on the lanai in addition to dining for six and casual seating....moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Furnishings and dinnerware for six imported from Indonesia, Thailand, Bali, and Java. Hook up for iPod. Gas stove. French-press coffee maker. Non-stick cookware. Hammock. Kite. Landscaped grounds with seven varieties of palms, a hala forest (sacred to Hawaiians), and subtropical woods. Pahoa Shopping Center 5 miles away includes: Internet cafe, pharmacy, fish market, grocery, deli, gift stores, Hawaiian and tropical crafts, etc. AT&T cell phone service only at the cottage; other cellular services operate in the area. Gas-fired BARBECUE GRILL for cooking outdoors....moreless
- Books For Adults
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Music Library:
Lord of the Rings, Fabulous Baker Boys, DreamGirls, The Long Kiss Goodnight, Sound of Music, Ocean's 11, Moulin Rouge, Pilates instruction, Red Skelton, Victor Borge, James Dean and other classics...moreless
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Coin Laundry
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Nude Beach
- Rain Forests
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
At base of Pohoiki Road (2.2 miles from our driveway) enjoy access to the ocean by means of the boat ramp. This area has picnic tables and is the usual place for surfers to enter the water....moreless
- Mountain View:
- Ocean View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
Solid Teak dining set seats 6 comfortably at drop-leaf table. Breakfast with Sunrise. Stunning sunsets for your dinner al fresco. Enjoy herbs, citrus, bananas, papaya, avocado, mango, pineapple...moreless
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Linens Provided:
Move a wicker arm chair indoors from the lanai to have seating for 4. Denon home theater surround sound, Samsung TV screen + DVD / CD / Blu-ray player. Cable in place for IPhone / IPod music...moreless
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
Parking Off Street:
Pull up next to the covered lanai to unload (especially when raining), then park in circular drive. On departure day pull up next to the covered lanai to transfer luggage from lanai to car trunk...moreless
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
Please use only eco-friendly soap & NO CHLORINE BLEACH to protect plant and animal life of the rainforest jungle. Please use during strong sunlight hours to preserve battery charge for nighttime use....moreless
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker:
sptulas, grilling tools, funnels, box grater, hand held graters (zester), lemon juicer, sharp knives, can opener, church key, place mats, cloth napkins, everything you need to entertain in style...moreless
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
Lawn / Garden:
The house is surrounded by a carpet of centipede grass, fine for barefoot walking. Please use shoes or sandals or thongs when exploring other acreage of our property because lava rock can be sharp....moreless
- Outdoor Grill:
- Porch / Veranda:
- Small Cooler
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
- Wood Deck
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 1 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- On-Line transaction fee $29
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Cleaning, Linens, Towels $100 + tax
- Tax Rate 13.25%
$25 one-time linen supplement each for 3rd & 4th guest
Cancellation: Full refund if you cancel or shorten your stay at least 30 days prior to arrival.
Late Cancellation: If you cancel within 30 days of arrival then we'll attempt to book another guest into the time you vacated. We refund one day room charge for each day re-booked. We'll refund your $200 security deposit & $100 cleaning fee.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Hike to Active Lava Flows, Yoga Instruction and Massage, Volcano National Park; Eco-Tourism, World-Class Astronomical Observatory and Planetarium, Pahoa Olympic-Sized Swimming Pool, Geo-Thermal/Oceanside Warm Pond (Queen's Bath), Tropical Botanical Gardens, Hula Classes. located on our shared drive at 13-659 Pohoiki Road----our neighbor
Year Purchased: 2005
About: Love for NATURE & Gardening and a need to be near the sea are the reasons we became stewards of this property. We are in our 50-60's, actively involved in both Puna and San Francisco communities, and hoping to spend more time in Puna as we age.
Why Pahoa, HI, USA:
We have been vacationing in Puna, Hawaii for over eleven years renting a friend's home. After becoming attached to the native culture, tropical landscape, and outdoor activities, we decided to build our own home. We designed and constructed the cottage based on our eleven years of vacation living, culling features from the many homes we saw in the area and tailoring them to our Hawaiian lifestyle pursuit of comfortable simplicity.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Steep terrain reveals spectacular 170 degree view of the Pacific ocean and exposes the property to gentle trade winds. Proximity of rain forest ensures a symphony of night sounds and a remote, jungle feel at your doorstep. All wood construction (cedar walls and roof, eucalyptus floors, Ipe deck) is rare in the tropics. You'll enjoy the woody fragrance.
- Primary: +1 4159481636 Hours to call: 8 AM - 9PM PST
- Secondary: + 4159701572
Links to more information:
Buddha from S.E. Asia
Indian Slate Bath
Cozy corner on the Lanai
Northern Side with Eastern Ocean View
Geothermal Oceanside 'Queen's Bath' in county park---10 minutes
Kitchen for serious cooks
Shower indoors with outdoor feel
Read with natural light
South Lawn, rainforest backdrop
Eastern side Ocean View at Sunrise
View from dining table
Breakfast or dine al fresco with Pacific view
Lanai sleep tent for 2 extra guests (Queen AEROBed)
Entrance Gate to Mahi Oli'Oli'
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Tuesday, February 21, 2017
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