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Aloha Tropical Hideaway

Bedrooms Studio
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

Large Studio, + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 1 to 5)

A perfect vacation awaits you as you experience all that Hawaii has to offer in this lovely, spacious accommodation. This studio is great for all types of visitors - singles, couples, business travelers. Wheelchair accessible.

Just a short stroll (3/4 mile) or kayak down the canal from the backyard to breathtaking Kailua Beach. There is a swimming pool for year round enjoyment. This home is adorned in Hawaiian-style furnishings and sits amidst tropical landscaping. For ultimate privacy, it is surrounded by a privacy fence.

. Boogie boards, rafts beach chairs available.

Join us where you will truly experience the friendliness of Hawaii people.

Vacation Rental Features

Keywords: Large, Private room and bath (studio type), in a tropical setting. Enjoy the comforts of this island home while you relax on the large private lanai and enjoy your morning coffee or quiet meditation.

Aloha; Tropical; Hideaway; Kailua; Hawaii

More Details

Property Manager
Terrie Easley
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About Terrie Easley

The owner grew up in this lovely home and will always have the best memories here.

Why Terrie Easley chose East Oahu

This property has a warm feeling as many who have stayed feel. This house was filled with love and laughter.

Guestbook comments from the manager

So far Kailua is our favorite place we've been to in Hawaii. The beaches are amazing. The food is amazing. The town is really cool and not overrun with tourists. Laura's Studio was clean and beautiful and the view was like a matte painting from a movie. The unit had its own entrance and gave us all the privacy we needed. The bed was huge and super comfy. The room was bright and cheery. The shower was awesome. We had a driveway spot for our jeep. Laura is really nice and she was always closeby in case we needed anything. She hooked us up with a sweet discount at a local kayak and paddle board rental shop. It was awesome! We were sad to leave Kailua. We will definitely be returning and wouldn't hesitate to rent with Laura again!
Mar 2013
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Keolu Hills Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Studio, Sleeps 5
  • Other (See Description) - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size bed (1) Queen size sofa bed (1)Twin or Single Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
. Good for kayaking. .


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(61 traveler reviews)

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Aloha Tropical Hideaway
average rating of 4.7377048 based on 68 reviews
Fairhaven, Massachusetts

Great experience!

  • 5 of 5

Our family (myself, husband, and 12 & 8 year old kids) loved everything about our stay. The pool and kayaking were the kids favorites. I enjoyed my morning coffee overlooking the canal. So peaceful! The house had all the supplies we needed for a day at the beach. Jacqui made sure we always had fresh towels available. We would certainly book this house again when we return to Hawaii. Mahalo Jacqui and Jeff!!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Washington DC

My favorite place in Kailua

  • 5 of 5

I love Jacqui's place. This hideaway is so perfect. It's quiet, clean, and super comfortable. I look forward to returning every year for my studies and vacation. It's become my Kailua home. I honestly can't stay anywhere else, unless I'm forced to. Jacqui herself is lovely and warm. She has the whole place filled with fun things to do - snorkels, kayaks, boogie boards ... there's even a pool and grill for your use. I adore Jacqui and her family. They're wonderful people. If you're in Kailua, I highly recommend this place for your vacation. You won't be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay for active family

  • 5 of 5

The two of us and our kids (8 and 11) stayed here in June 2017 and had a great time. The pool was great for the kids and we enjoyed kayaking and SUP on the canal. With kids, moving slowly, I'd say it takes about 40 minutes to kayak down to Kailua Beach. The beach is also about a 5 minute drive by car.

Local outrigger canoe club teams come up the canal to practice which was really fun to watch.

The huge covered outdoor patio was great-felt like a huge living space.

Very kind hosts who totally respected our privacy. Comfy sleeping arrangements for all four of us.

This property's location, just about 5 minutes from Highway 72, makes it quick and easy to go visit Waimanolo and Hanauma Bay. We learned that if you go to snorkel at Hanauma before 7am it is free and much less crowded.

It's also just about 30 minutes over the mountains to Honolulu.

Island Snow is my kids' favorite for shave ice. We like to walk over to Kailua Beach and watch the windsurfers while we eat it!

We've traveled to Kailua several times, and the beach is always pretty windy, in my experience. But that's part of the whole scene, with kite surfers and windsurfers to watch. Kailua Beach has smaller waves usually for kids, then Kalama Beach park, about 5 min drive up the street or 20-30 minute walk up the beach-can have slightly larger waves that are better for boogie boarding. The whole beach is a beautiful white crescent. Someday I'll spend all day just walking up and down it and people watching!

As a field trip my kids always love Tropical Farms up Highway 83 toward the North Shore, about 45 min drive. They love cracking open the macadamia nuts with rocks and the guy who cuts your coconut open with a machete so you can drink the coconut water. They also love lunch at the Waiahole Poi Factory.

We are primarily take-out eaters so Whole Foods, Fatboy's and Hibachi were our favorites. Most nights we would bring home dinner and eat it on the beautiful outdoor patio.

Thanks again for a lovely stay!!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lots of Extras

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our week here. We liked having our own pool and beautifully landscaped back yard. The covered lanai was very pleasant at all times of the day or night. Our hosts thought of everything. They provided beach towels, life vests, snorkeling equipment, beach chairs, boogie boards, kayaks for the river right off of the back yard, dishes, silverware, bathrobes, games, books, shampoo, and misc medical supplies (all of this for our use at no extra charge). We learned how to use the vented windows to catch the trade winds since this unit did not have air conditioning. There is a ceiling fan as well as two stand-alone fans in the unit. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect home base for island adventures

  • 5 of 5

We loved this place so much. Jacqui and Jeff were so kind and have thought of every detail you might need. The location was amazing in relation to Kailua town ,sight seeing and was such a quiet restful neighborhood. The backyard is truly an oasis and we will definitely come back here.Fully equipped with lots of great beach gear.Make the effort to go see the sunrise at lanakai,it is magical .Would recommend this wonderful place for folks who want to truly feel at home and relax. You will definitely want to have a rental car.

Mahalo Jacqui and Jeff! Thank you for treating us like your ohana❤️

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Oasis!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this vacation spot and will return if we're ever back in Hawaii. So nice to not be in a city. Jacqui provides everything you need in the bathroom and for dining. She washed our pool towels on her own, as well as, the towels we left on her patio. I cannot say enough great things about this rental property. We are very happy for the time we had enjoying the patio, pool, and kayaks. I am actually relaxed after staying here and don't need a vacation after a vaction. Thank you very much Jacqui.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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"Delicious breakfast food!"
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Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Honolulu International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Kailua Beach


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Additional Guest Fee $10 per person per night
Damage Deposit $150

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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