Yurt in the Sky - Great Views(42 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1 night
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)
When you come back, sip some wine or some freshly brewed tea as the sun sets, cook up your favorite meal on the propane stove or microwave oven and get ready for the best show on the Island: the stars! You can lie on the deck or view them all night inside through the circular skylight. If the air is chill, just turn on the romantic fireplace. You will be warm in minutes. Curl up with a book, or stay in touch with the distant world with high speed internet.
Why stay in one more conventional resort room, when you can experience first-hand a whole new way of life – off the grid? Why not give it a try?
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Member since: 2005
- 700 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Away From It All
- Sight Seeing
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Basic Soaps
- Broadband Access
- Gas Fireplace
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Mobile Phone:
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Wireless Internet
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My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $100
- cleaning fee $60
- Tax Rate 13.41%
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Ocean View, Ka'u District, Big Island, Hawaii, USA (One Hour 15 Min South from Kailua/Kona Airport - Big Island)
The recent Lava Flow near Pahoa is a safe 40 minute drive away, so don't worry.
Other Activities: Exploring lava tunnels. Being away from it all! Exploring back roads. Fishing, shopping, kayaking
Year Purchased: 2007
About the owner: Hi future guests! I’m a retired community college teacher from Wisconsin in partnership with my son David, who fell in love with these islands as a student at the University of Hawaii. Designing and building our “Yurt in the Sky” has been a fun joint project. This year David is going back to school in Hilo, so we’re happy to share our retreat with you. About me? I keep busy here in Wisconsin with outdoor sports, movies and playing music. I'm always here on my cell in Wisconsin to answer questions or our very capable local cleaning person is very nearby.
Why the Owner Chose Ocean View, HI, USA:
We looked at many lovely lots on the Big Island and at first were drawn to the lush jungle atmospheres of the lowlands. But when we visited the exhilarating height of this little-known area, with its spacious views and friendly, laid-back people, we decided within a day.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This “Yurt in the Sky” is very different from other rentals. First, we can offer you a low price because we have little overhead. This frees up your vacation budget for more fun. Second, in contrast to other yurt rentals, we offer total privacy and independence. There is no sharing of any facilities. Third, we have NO bugs or other pesky creatures. Just leave the door open all day! Fourth, although we are 'away from it all,' it’s easy to get around. The paved roads to the yurt are excellent and from down in the nearby village of Ocean View there are free busses around the entire island! Finally, our 150 degree view of the distant ocean below is spectacular.
- Primary: (608) 669-4902 (Wisconsin, USA)
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Ocean View from 4500 feet in the sky.
Lounge on the deck
Cooking is easy!
Comfortable for extra sleeping.
King bed in separate room. (Now there is an extra glass panel here.)
Stay connected .. with a view.
Beauty in early morning.
Peace and Solitude
Romantic fire in cool mountain air
View from the loft
Simple but convenient
Amazing sunsets,unbelievable 360 degree star views including galaxies 2-5am
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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