Puako! Christmas Dates Still Available! Affordable 4 Bedroom Ocean Front Home(38 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7-14 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
This four-bedroom, three-bath home is located right on the water's edge and offers the dual delight of Puako sunsets (which you’ll share with the Honu—sea turtles—who sunbathe on the lava rocks) coupled with views of the summit of Mauna Kea. A well-loved home, where the owners raised their family, Hale Lihikai offers three options for a range of visitors: the Kona Side, the Kohala Side or the entire house, depending on your numbers and needs. Whichever you choose, you will enjoy your time spent amid unique surfing and Hawaiian décor, mature and lush landscaping lovingly planted over the years, and the shoreline of Puako Bay. If you need an additional bedroom for 5 rooms total there is a studio rental above the garage called Hale Lihikai in the Trees VRBO#624088 that can also be rented.
Enter this charming, private place via an arbor by a small pond festooned with water plants, including cabbage and heliotrope. Walk along a coral-lined path beside thick lau’ae ferns, tall bamboo, graceful palms, colorful crotons, huge bird-of-paradise plants and a giant flowering monkeypod tree. The tree is so large that the entire house is cooled by its majestic canopy, and the sea breezes and ceiling fans keep you comfortable whenever you choose to visit. The front porch offers a restful bench under trellises for viewing the plentiful gardens. This is the home’s main entrance, with a beautiful etched-glass door created by Gary Wagner.
The house is set well back from the street, with ample parking reached by passing through a porte-cochere of a separate structure that creates additional privacy from the road.
Hale Lihikai is the perfect vacation home for two families or a multi-generation extended family…with two kitchens (both with ocean views) and accommodations for eight. Rattan furniture throughout is designed for easy living and family life. This home provides quiet contemplation in the gardens, grassy yard, cozy spots for private breakfasts, sunny sand and shore, shaded hammocks, picnic tables on your personal beach …even a “lounging pool” (or wading pool for children) created by lava rocks in the shallows of the ocean!
You will be most likely to spend your time outside it! Hale Lihikai’s sandy “personal beach” is surrounded with Naupaka shrubs, on the other side of which lies the ocean with its lava-rock outcroppings—a favorite spot for Honu to sun themselves. You’ll be tempted to do the same in the natural ocean pool rimmed by rocks—with or without the kids. Your beach has a hammock and lounge chairs under tall, shady palms, picnic tables and a gas grill.
GE and TA tax number 186-467-1232-01
Need something smaller? You can rent each side of this duplex separately!
This home is managed on behalf of the owner by Mary Fox, R (B) 2 Papayas, LLC. Mary is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of Hawaii
Keywords: Oceanfront house, beach house, Puako vacation rental, 4 bedroom house, oceanfront house, 4 bedroom Puako house
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Member since: 2005
- 2000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Private Chef
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Several outdoor showers to rinse off after a day on the beach
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View
- Mountain View
- Ocean View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 15 - Jan 5, 2018
14 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $300 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Tax Rate 14.166%
Rate varies from $275- $600 @ night based on the number of guests. The standard rate is for a full house of 8 persons. Please call or email manager directly for an exact quote for your group. We are a local, professional, real estate company licensed in the State of Hawaii, managing the home on behalf of the owners. We will not ask you to wire money nor do we accept credit cards due to high fees.
We're small, local company so sorry, but due to high fees, we do not accept credit cards. 1/4th rent due by check within 14 days of booking. Balance due 60 days prior to arrival. Each payment, once received, is non-refundable in the event of cancellation unless we can rebook dates. Checks/money orders accept in US funds. We recommend that you purchase travel insurance. Cmas/NY due dates vary.
Manager's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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About: Aloha, I am Mary Fox, R (B) and owner of 2 Papayas, LLC. I manage this wonderful Puako home on behalf of the Owners. I would love to help you and your family find the perfect home for your stay on the Big Island. I am a Puako resident, myself, so I am available to greet you upon arrival, answer any questions you may have, or attend to any concerns or requests that may arise during your stay. Until we meet in Paradise...
- Primary: (808) 882-1366 (Hawaii, USA)
Welcome to Puako's Hale Lihikai
Kohala Side living area with ocean view
Kohala Side Oceanfront bedroom with Hawaiiana decor'
Kohala-side second bedroom with garden view. King or two twin beds.
Kohala side dine-in bar
Kona side living area showing Kohala side kitchen
Kona-side indoor dining area
Kona side kitchen
Kona-side second bedroom
Trellised dining lanai
The beach outside Hale lihikai
A great place for family fun-in-the-sun
Kohala Side outside dining table
Kohala-side second bathroom
Fully equipped kitchen/ Kohala side
Tropical bathroom/Kohala side
Kona side living room with ocean view
Kona side breakfast bar and kitchen
ComfyCal-kind bed in Kona side garden bedroom
Your hammock awaits!
You can't have too many hammocks!
Tidal Pool right out front with view of Maui in the background
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017
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