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Your Comfortable, Lovely Hana Base

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)

You drive some two hours on the Hana Highway, one of the USA’s most renowned roads, crossing about sixty bridges as you wind along the scenic crags of Haleakala marveling at the waterfalls and looking down on the wide ocean. This spectacular journey takes you to the best place in the world, in our view. Our beaches—there are six of them, all quite different—are never crowded, our ocean and mountain views are everywhere superb, our people delightful, our rain forest is fascinating and our climate perfect. The spiritual feeling of old Hawai’i is hard to find nowadays, yet it permeates Hana, far from tourist hordes. But, if you are looking for a happy place to stay in Hana, you probably know all that already; and that a day trip is not enough. So here’s why to ring us to check out Kolea Cottage as your comfortable, competitively priced, Hana base for a few days or weeks.

Kolea, timber-built in 2003, (permit t20120005) is located a mile from Hana's tiny airport on the lower slopes of the 10,000 foot Mount Haleakala, surrounded by lawn carved out of the forest in a secluded corner of our fruit farm. Our 11-acre estate is bursting with flowers, fruit trees and tropical plants of many sorts. Guests are welcome to fruit from our trees, flowers from the garden and books from our library to read while listening to CDs of Hana musicians or the dawn and dusk bird chorus, enjoying the ocean view from the lanai.

Kolea’s principal bedroom has a queen bed, the second bedroom twin beds or king bed. Soft linen and towels are provided. Bathroom with tub. Covered lanai with seating. In total, 1,200 sq ft of comfortable home. The kitchen area, which has oven, microwave, blender, large fridge-freezer, lovely granite worktops and plenty of storage, is fully equipped with cooking and dining things. The washer and drier are in a closet off the lanai. Kolea has Time Warner cable connected to a 32” flat-screen color TV, CD/DVD player, telephone, internet and wi-fi. Any special requirements—give us a call and we will do our best.

One warning. Hana is not suitable for those who have a bug phobia. We live in a rainforest, and though it's fully screened in some bugs and geccos penetrate even the best screening.

We provide beach towels, and we can guide you on the eating possibilities, hiking and many things to do around Hana, including special local events which are often not much publicized. None are more than a short drive away.

Kolea Cottage is named for the beautiful bird that owns the cottage lawn, otherwise known as the Hawaiian golden plover. You may meet her if you are here in the right season, for this remarkable navigator puts on her best plumage and departs in the spring to fly 3,000 miles across the ocean for a summer in Alaska, where she raises a family before returning accurately to our yard in the fall.

Keywords: House

More Details

Owner
Andrew
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2018

About Andrew

The owners of Kolea Cottage are developing a fruit farm in Hana after many years sailing the Pacific Ocean and circumnavigating the world. Having seen a thousand islands, they have found the finest possible place to drop anchor.

Why Andrew chose Hāna

Please note that we only offer single-night reservations when they fit with existing bookings or sometimes within 30 days. And that access is only via the stairs shown in the photo.

What makes this house unique

Peace and quiet with adventure if you like in the most Hawaiian place on the Islands.

Amenities

Hāna House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living Room - 1 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) convert to king if required. There is a day bed in the living room for a fifth guest.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • health/beauty spa
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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average rating of 4.625 based on 64 reviews
5

Amazing location, views and hospitality

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage with amazing views and great location on the road to Hana. We would definitely stay here again. I highly recommend trying their home made banana chips, they are phenomenal.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing little cottage tucked a few minutes drive from Hana!! We all loved it!! Thank you for letting us stay here!

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Remote Hana

  • 4 of 5

House is fabulous; getting there by the Hana Road is a challenge worth the trip. We enjoyed Hana and all its beauty and restfulness. Because the house is on a working farm (coconuts, avocados, passion fruit, and chocolate plants are within yards) renters need to be prepared for expected geckos, spiders, and assorted bugs. The owners are very cordial and we enjoyed the stay and the area. The people of Hana were very friendly. Enjoy!

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and serene

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage in Hana - we would def stay here again!

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, quiet retreat in Hana

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable, cute home in Hana - set in the midst of beautiful gardens. Nice walk to fruit stand for banana bread & coffee. Quick drive to beaches, skate park and town. My husband and I stayed there with our three boys for two nights as a stopover on our drive around Maui - and it was perfect for our needs. Thank you, Andrew!

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Magical

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I ditched our resort in Kaanapali for something a little more our style to celebrate our Babymoon, and we are so happy with the decision. The Road to Hana was beautiful and this home was the perfect compliment to our drive. We listened to the rain drops at night on the skylight, woke up at 2am to see a clear sky of stars that we’ve never seen before (we live in LA), to an amazing sunrise. We never met Andrew but he was very responsive and gave a great set of list of things to do in Hana. Although our stay was much too short, we are so grateful to have found this gem and for our experience!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Kahului
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Hana Highway
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Waianapanapa
Car: necessary

There is a small local airport 5 minutes away: Hana airport (HNM).

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Rates & Availability

Available
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $60 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.42%

Check-in from 3 pm, check-out by 10.00 am.
We only offer single nights when fitting with existing reservations or sometimes within next month. Contact us for Kama'aina rate availability. Note that the website may exaggerate shortstay cleaning and fees for extra persons. We will correct this when sending a quote.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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