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Contemporary oceanfront private home

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 story, 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom

Ali'i Hale is nestled on a small cove just a pleasant 15 minute stroll to the shops and restaurants of Kailua village. Magic sands beach and Kahaluu beach are a 5 min. drive. This architect designed contemporary home has spectacular vistas on all 3 floors.

The 1st floor includes the entry, storage/garage, living room, full bathroom, dining area, a bar and a well appointed kitchen. Watch surfers slide by from the wrap around deck. On 2nd floor there are 3 bedrooms each with a queen bed, 2 full bathrooms and a utility room. Enjoy whales, dolphins and turtles below your feet from the wrap around deck. The master suite occupies the entire top floor with views forever. Lounge, watch TV, or sleep the sleep of kings in the spacious master bedroom.

The large master bathroom includes a sky-lighted toilet room, 2 sinks, ample clothes closets, tub with ocean view and sky-lighted shower. Experience the green flash sunsets from the wrap around deck and roomy lanai.

More Details

Owner
Don Blanchette
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2017

Amenities

Kailua-Kona House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Master bedroom - 1 king , TV and chaise
  • Each bedroom has ocean views and lots of storage. All bedrooms have sliding doors to decks.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Contemporary oceanfront private home
average rating of 4.882353 based on 17 reviews
5

As pictured! Beautiful right on the ocean!

  • 5 of 5

Seven of us shared the house for a seventy fifth birthday celebration. It was good location to explore all the Big Island has to offer. Great spaces for all.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for the good words Mary. Aloha Don B
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My husband and I are Colorado natives
5

The house sits right on the water! Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

The home was impeccably clean and well maintained. The location is perfect!!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for the good words. Aloha Don B
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5

A Poem For This House

  • 5 of 5

Turquoise is the Pacific water,

Blue is the Kona sky,

Green are the coconut trees swaying,

Black are the volcanic rocks nearby,

Yellow are the tangs swimming,

White are the waves crashing,

Tan is the house standing,

Ah, what a paradise!

by Yiran Mao

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a wonderful week at this home.

  • 5 of 5

This home was right at the edge of the water. It was impeccably clean and well cared for. The kitchen was well eguipped and had loads of extras such as spices and paper plates. We felt lucky to stay here for a week. Don was hepfull and easy to work with. My only criticism was the quality of the barbecue.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo nui loa for the good words John. I will upgrade the barbecue, thanks for the tip.
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5

Amazing House, Great Location...Can't wait to go back!

  • 5 of 5

We had the best time staying at this house! It's in a great location, close to downtown Kona and close to the beaches along Ali'i. We loved watching whales/dolphins on the lanai while the waves crashed in front of us! Falling asleep to the sound of the waves was so relaxing. The rooms, especially the huge master bedroom/en-suite upstairs, were spacious and very comfortable. Having beach chairs, snorkel gear, etc. was a great bonus. VRBO made it easy to book and Don provided a very helpful information check-in/out sheet. Wish we never left! We will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for the great review Tom. We hope you will return someday to enjoy Hawaii and Alii Hale. Aloha Don B
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Wedding on the Big Island

  • 4 of 5

We were a mixed group celebrating a wedding at the Royal Kona of my stepson and his lovely bride . This house worked well for our needs with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Every bedroom but one looked out onto the ocean. The house is well kempt and is literally situated on the ocean between Ali'i Drive and a somewhat protected bay on a narrow piece of black sand beach. When waters are calm one can see the assortment of tropical fish from yellow tangs to various butterfly fish from the balconies. This was the first 2 days ,and then the surf picked up and we were privy to watching the talents of surfers and boogie boarders from the balcony as they whizzed down large waves. The surf thundered..

The location was ideal for us as it was walking distance to the Royal Kona hotel where the wedding took place and I must say the Royal Kona out did themselves in relation to the lovely intimate wedding ceremony followed by a post celebration banquet that was delicious and accompanied by an and amazing Luau celebration with professional dancers demonstrating many of the different ethnic dances from traditional Hawaiian to fire dancers to Maori dances.

We stayed another week after wedding and toured many of the highlights of the Big island from Mauna Kea to Hilo and the botanical gardens to Waimea and Parker Ranch to Volcano National Park and this house was a nice stepping off point. Some of the best snorkeling was just down the round and then in the bay where the captain cook monument is located in an area called 2 step by the locals. We thank Don and Kila for their hospitality and the fruit basket was a nice welcoming touch.

Mahalo, Sara, Brett, Muriel and a brief visit by the newlyweds Zack and Jadyn

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo nui loa for the great review. Wishing you and newly weds joy forever. Aloha Don B
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Kona International
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Tiki Bar
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Kona Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.76 Miles
Royal Kona Hotel
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Honl's Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $250
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 14.25%

Quoted rates are for 2 guests (with the exception of Ironman).
Each additional guest add $30/night during low season and $40/night in high season.
Cleaning fee quoted is for 2 guests. For each additional guest add $15.
Ironman week rate is for up to 8 total guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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