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Tropical Paradise One BR, 2 Blocks from Beach

Bedrooms 1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Accommodations: One bedroom with queen bed, private entrance, private bathroom with combination tub and shower. Ceiling fans and individually controlled air conditioning. 32 inch flat screen TV with cable channels, DVD player and DVD library. Coffee maker with complimentary coffee, microwave and compact refrigerator in kitchenette. Sony AM/FM CD Player with iPOD dock/charger and free high speed wireless internet. Free use of washer and dryer, including detergent & softener. Two beach chairs, towels, two masks and snorkels, two beach mats and one cooler provided. And, no need to worry about taking shampoo, conditioner and body wash with you, or buying it once you get here. We supply Pantene shampoo, conditioner, and Dial body wash in a shower dispenser- more than enough for your entire stay, plus a Waterpik shower head.

Location: Adjacent to Kailua beach park in a quiet residential setting. Park steps away.

Ideally situated in a quiet cul-de-sac and a short 10 minute stroll from one of the world's best beaches, Hale Lilikoi is your Hawaii home away from home. You'll find that being on Hawaii time means more than setting your watch back a few hours. The pace of life is slower here and there's always time to smile and talk story.

The town of Kailua, lying between the Ko'olau mountains and the sea, has a wealth of shops and restaurants, despite its modest size. There are more than 50 dining options to accommodate every taste and budget. Other needs are met by 4 supermarkets, 5 banks, 2 drug stores, 5 gas stations, and dozens of shops for clothing, art and keepsakes.

You'll encounter historic Kalapawai market, a mainstay of Kailua since 1932, on your walk to the beach where you can stock up on drinks, sandwiches and sundries.

Our breezy windward side of Oahu is perfect for outdoor activities. On your way to Kailua beach stop at Kailua Sailboards and Kayaks to arrange kayak tours and rentals, windsurfing and kite surfing, snorkeling, surfing, and bicycling. Several public golf courses are near by, and hiking opportunities abound.

As our guest, you'll have complimentary use of a full-featured Garmin automotive GPS with 3-D maps and turn-by-turn voice directions including spoken street names.

There's lots of great stuff out there to see, do & eat. But getting to them can be a problem- because Oahu's roads can be plenty confusing.

To help, we provide you with printed lists of our favorite attractions and local restaurants, all of which we've programmed into the GPS.

Among the 43 attractions are Hanauma bay, Sunset beach, Diamond Head, Polynesian Cultural Center and the USS Arizona Memorial.

The restaurant list has 60 local eateries, and we've gathered menus for 36 of them for you to preview.

A printed quick- start guide for the GPS is provided to get you out and exploring in no time. Plus, the GPS has thousands of built- in destinations such as Banks & ATM's, gas stations, shopping, theaters and much more.

Check in time is 3pm. Check out time is 11 am.

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More Details

Laurel Blanton
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 20, 2017

About Laurel Blanton

Owner is Laurel Blanton. I'm very social and active, enjoy sports, and hosting functions.

Laurel Blanton purchased this house in 1998

Why Laurel Blanton chose Kailua

Close to beach, wonderful weather, environment and water activities.

What makes this house unique

Access to beach, friendly neighbors, quiet location, ideal weather.


Kuulei Tract House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
2 beach chairs & towels & mats provided, luxury bath towels & linens, toaster oven & coffee maker, dishes & glasses, complimentary fruit basket & coffee & tea & pastries


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(55 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.927273 based on 55 reviews
San Francisco

Beautiful, Clean Property with Convenient Location

  • 5 of 5

Laurel's guest apartment was perfect for my boyfriend and I during our stay in Kailua. Laurel was very helpful and treated us with fresh fruit, water, and pastries upon arrival. She also provided beach towels and equipment which was very helpful since the apartment was close to both Kailua Beach and Lanikai Beach. The apartment itself was very clean and comfortable- the AC window unit provided us with a cool breeze and there was plenty of storage space for our things. The bathroom was also very large and well stocked with amenities for our use. I would recommend Laurel's place to anyone as it is a great value for the location! Mahalo Laurel!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's always a pleasure sharing my home with my guests, and friends. Kailua is a special place, a tropical paradise everyone should experience! Mahalo!
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Sweet B&B

  • 5 of 5

Laurel has made this small space into a tropical dream. The fresh pineapple was the best I've ever eaten and the chocolates were great. The location is a short walk to the beach and is in a quiet neighborhood.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Collinsville, Illinois

A peaceful and lovely place to stay in Hawaii.

  • 5 of 5

Laurel's B and B in Kailua is a peaceful and beautiful place to stay in Kailua. Her hospitality makes staying here so pleasant and enjoyable. The location in Kailua is close to beach , restaurants, and shopping, but is quiet and relaxing. So nice !

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha, thank you for your kind words. You both are so much fun, please come back for a visit. Hope your dogs are all happy to see you home. Mahalo!
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Los Osos, CA

Kailua Cozy

  • 5 of 5

Stayed 4 nights and would have loved to stay longer. Laurel made us feel at home; with fresh pineapple and bagels she had for us on arrival. Great reviews of Laurel’s place are spot on. She had everything we needed. Would add too that that there’s quite a nice collection of DVDs for evenings or rainy times. It was a little warmer than usual during our visit, so having the window AC kept us cool. Kailua Beach is beautiful and Laurel’s place was very convenient. We could walk or drive there with our beach stuff and park easily in the morning. Beach has lifeguard, restrooms with changing areas and showers. Very short walk from beach to a little market with a good deli for lunch at reasonable prices.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location,very clean and neat

  • 5 of 5

Two blocks from some of the best beaches in the world. This place is perfect for two people who want a quiet relaxing time near the beach. It is located in a nice neighborhood 1/2 mi. from the beach and 1.0 mi. from town. It is clean and comfortable. The pictures are accurate.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha, thank you for the kind review. It was a pleasure sharing my home with you. I hope you will visit again soon. Mahalo, Laurel.
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Folsom, Pennsylvania

Perfect for Two

  • 5 of 5

Laurel's place was cozy, but perfect for the two of us. It was stocked with everything you could possibly need. I especially appreciated the shampoo/conditioner/body wash dispensers in the shower. And despite being a small kitchenette, my husband and I were able to make several meals using the microwave to help save some money on eating out. The beach is an easy 10 minute walk (which was perfect, as the parking lot at the beach always seemed full), and the walk to get shave ice is only 5 minutes. Laurel greeted us shortly after we arrived and was happy to show us where the beach gear and the laundry room was. She was present throughout our stay, but never overbearing, making her a great host. My only regret was that we couldn't stay longer! Staying in Kailua and Laurel's property was a great way to end our babymoon.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Alli, it was a pleasure sharing my home with you. I hope to see you soon, Mahalo, Laurel.
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee- Per Stay $50
Tax Rate 13.97%

A 50% deposit is required when booking, with the remaining 50% due on arrival.
A full refund of the 50% deposit will be given if your reservation is cancelled with at least 30 days notice prior to the check- in date.
No refund of the 50% deposit will be given if cancelled less than 30 days prior to check-in date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.