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Steps to secluded Hawaiian beach - Relax on deck - Near Laie - Full Kitchen -

Bedrooms Studio
Space 425 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Charming Private Cottage Getaway w/ Large Deck & Shower. Steps to Secluded Beach

Here is the adorable beach bungalow you've been looking for. Located on the southern border of Laie, this old-time beach cottage was lovingly restored back to original. The 425 square foot private cottage has a front deck of 150 square feet with a stainless gas grill, a table & chairs with a shade cloth canopy, plus a tropical landscaped front yard with native plants and tropical flowers, that sits on a fenced lot. An over-sized walk-in tiled shower, double bowl vanity sinks in the bathroom and air conditioning throughout, perfect for the honeymoon or anniversary getaway. There's a convertible loveseat(sleeps an extra guest if need be), a roomy fully stocked kitchen for cooking in, free wifi, laundry, parking and beach equipment to round out the benefits.

This rental is just a short walk from a beautiful long stretch of secluded sandy beach (the beach access is at the end of the lane, about a 40 second walk away). It's perfect for strolling, swimming, and snorkeling with restrooms and showers close by at Kokololio Beach Park. The Polynesian Cultural Center (with its luau dinners and hula shows) is just a few minutes away. The LDS Temple is in Laie and a visit to Laie Point offers a dramatic view of the rugged coastline. A bit further down the road is the Malaekahana State Recreation Area, with views to Goat Island, a sea bird sanctuary. The Turtle Bay Resort is just 10 minutes north with two amazing chamionship golf courses designed by Arnold Palmer and is a nice place for lunch, cocktails, or dinner. Continue north and you will run into the famous North Shore surfing beaches and famous Haleiwa Town with alot of mom & pop store shopping and resturants.

Whether you decide to relax at the bungalow, or drive around to sightsee, you are sure to have a fabulous time.

Make sure you click on 'View My Other Listings' at the bottom of this page for rentals in Kailua, Oahu and Volcano on the Big Island. If your interested in staying in more than one of my rentals, I can provide you with a rate for your vacation package.

Keywords: Cottage, North Shore, honeymoon, anniversary, couple, full kitchen, romantic, air conditioning, conditioned, clean, bungalow, polynesian cultural center, BYU Hawaii, LDS, Turtle Bay Resort, Hauula, Laie, vacation rental, rentals, Hawaii, B & B, Oahu, Haleiwa, Waimea, Sunset, Pipeline, Surf

More Details

Member since: 2001
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 24, 2018

About Greg


I'm a husband, father, jack of all trades, coach of all sports and owner/manager of 5 vacation rentals in Hawaii. I was raised in Hawaii from the age of 8 years old after my family moved here from the USA mainland. Hawaii has so much to offer and I hope you get the chance to visit and explore this amazing state.

Greg purchased this cottage in 2003

Why Greg chose Hauula

My wife and I love this beach property. It's so close to the beach, restaurants and grocery stores. The small town feeling and tight community on this beach lane is familiar since we both grew up in a small town, on a cul-d-sac on Oahu.

What makes this cottage unique

The beach is great. Never really rough, even in the winter when the North Shore surf spots are reaching 25 feet. A perfect beach for swimming and boogie boarding. The large shower of the Beach Lane Bungalow rental is my favorite. Fully tiled with additional access to the shower the moment you step in from the back bungalow door. The bungalow is very much suited for a honeymoon or anniversary getaway.

Guestbook comments from the owner

If you want to see Hawaii, the Hawaii of old and grace, Please come to Laie and kick back in a wonderful bungalow that has all the comforts of Home. You have the Beach three mins. away down your private excess lane. The small Towns of the North Shore with surf shops and galleries are fun to browse and buy. Food is great at many small reastaurants and the Beaches are the best on the Island. Thank You Greg for a fun stay and visit from this sourdough Alaskan ex kamahina ....2o years growing up on Oahau.....38 in Alaska now.....No place better than Laie....Thanks again Greg ..Aloha and I look forward to staying at your Beach Bungalow again.,
Sep 2009
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Hauula Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 425 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , outdoor shower , Large tiled shower-Hot/Cold Outdoor Shower-Double Sinks
  • Double vanity sinks and extra large tiled shower...perfect for two. Enter into the bungalow tiled shower from the back door.
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Bungalow - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sleigh Bed-Convertible twinsize loveseat-Air-Kitchen
  • Real wood sleigh bed with a Hawaiian quilt comforter, The loveseat at the foot of the sleighbed converts to a twin size bed. Full Kitchen, Air Conditioning and Large tiled shower.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Ceiling Fan, Venting Skylight in shower, Non-Venting skylights in kitchen and bathroom, Alarm Clock with Ipod player, Cooler, Books, Closet, Iron, Ironing board, Vacuum, Vacuum Bags, Brooms, Mops, Bungalow Cleaning Sprays, Dustpan, Beach Towels, Boogie Boards, Beach Chairs, Beach Mats, Some Snorkling Gear, Hair Dryer, Coffee Maker, Dish Drain Rack, Kitchen Trash Bags, Aluminum Foil, Plastic Wrap, Tupperware, Bowls, Dishware & Glassware, Pots & Pans, Baking Pans, Rice Cooker, Blender, Toaster, Laundry Detergent, Dryer Sheets, Hand Soap, Body Wash, Shampoo, Dish Soap, Paper Towels, Toilet Paper,


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Steps to secluded Hawaiian beach - Relax on deck - Near Laie - Full Kitchen -
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 115 reviews
McKinney, Texas

Restful and Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

This intimate bungalow was in a quiet little neighborhood and so close to the beach. Greg thought of everything when it came to stocking this house. We used the beach mats and the beach towels. We used the cooler to bring lunch and snacks to the greatest free snorkeling location, Shark's Cove (much better than paying for those expensive tours).

The house was a great central location to driving north to Haleiwa or south to Kailua. It was cozy, pleasant and we had an absolutely wonderful stay at the bungalow.

Thank you so much, Greg!

Laura and Andrew

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2008
  • Stayed: September 2008
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Lovely, relaxing stay.

  • 5 of 5

This was a lovely, relaxing week away from the PNW. The bungalow was quite nice and comfortable, though the mattress needs an upgrade, we would say. Everything we needed was close at hand, from a grocer to a drug store, and access to either end of the island just a brief car ride away. And the access to a near-private beach was a real treat.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Clean & neat with new appliances.

  • 3 of 5

I almost didn't submit a review, as most of the others were 5 stars, but I felt I should explain my 3 star rating. Greg was a good host, and if we had stayed just a few nights, the bungalow might have been OK, but kinda' tight for a 2 week stay. Greg has done just about all he can do to make the cabin "all it can be", except maybe a comfortable chair, but there is no place to put one. Most of our disappointment was the island itself. Too many people, too much lawlessness, and theft. Couldn't leave the car at the trail heads with comfort. Saw many broken windows, and long-time homeless camps, even where overnight camping was not legal. The Pearl Harbor visit was crowded, but great, and that was one of our reasons for this visit. This is our 3rd visit to Hawaii, (Kaua'i, Hawaii, and now O'ahu), and have stayed in one 5 star on the big island, but not here. Sorry, Greg because you have done a good job.

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Perfect Little Spot!

  • 5 of 5

It was the perfect place for our first family vacation with our 8 month old son. We enjoyed taking morning strolls at the beach down the street, cooking and having breakfast before going out for the day, and coming back to relax on the porch. We would definitely stay here again next time we're on the island. Thanks Greg!

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Wonderful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful place to call home for several days. Greg was nice to work with and the beach that is close by is lots of fun with many little crabs.

  • Submitted: Dec 22, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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The bungalow is very nice. We had fun playing on the beach.

  • 4 of 5

The amenities provided were very nice to have.

  • Submitted: Dec 16, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Papa Ole's Kitchen
Hawaiian Restaurant
Guadalajara Grill
Mexican Restaurant
Hauula BBQ Restaurant
Korean Barbecue Restaurant
North Shore Tacos
Mexican Restaurant
North Shore Tacos
Mexican Restaurant
Pounders Restaurant
Hawaiian Restaurant
So'da Bomb
Lunch Restaurant
Tita's Grill
Snack Bar
Polynesian Cultural Center
Island Buffet and Prime Dining
Buffet Restaurant
Seasider Snack Bar
Snack Bar
Laie Chop Suey
Chinese Restaurant
Seven Brothers
American Restaurant
L & L Hawaiian BBQ
Hawaiian Restaurant
Hukilau Cafe
Aloha Shrimp
Vientiane Pho & Sandwiches
Vietnamese Restaurant
Pho Vientiane
Vietnamese Restaurant
Malaekahana Beach Campground
Shrimp Shack
Seafood Restaurant
Mana'z Grindz
Kalena's Hut
지오바니 푸드트럭
Aloha Espresso
Coffee Shop
Ono Yo
Frozen Yogurt Shop
Thong's Thai
Thai Restaurant
Kalbi on Fire
Giovanni's Aloha Shrimp
Seafood Restaurant
Giovanni's Shrimp Truck
Seafood Restaurant
Nelly's Tacos Mexicano
Mexican Restaurant
Lani's Yummy Yum Funnel Cake And Gifts
Uncle Woody's BBQ CORN
Island Bree'z
Wili Wili's Shave Ice Haven
"SevenBrothers ""At the Mill"""
Hamburger Restaurant
Hang Loose Coffee Caboose
Uluwehi's Wagon
Famous Kahuku Shrimp Truck
Seafood Restaurant
Keneke's Grill at Punaluu
American Restaurant
Romy's Kahuku Prawns Shrimp Hut
Seafood Restaurant
Fumi's Shrimp Farm
Fumi's Kahuku Shrimp
Seafood Restaurant
Fumi's Kahuku Shrimp
Bob's Tropical Fruit Hut
Rainbow House Shave Ice
Uncle Bobo's
Barbecue Restaurant
Lei Lei's Bar & Grill
Hawaiian Restaurant
Roy's Beach House
Organic Restaurant
Kula Grill
Hawaiian Restaurant
Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Honolulu International Airport
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Kahuku Golf Coarse
Nearest Restaurant
175 Metres
Papa Ole's
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Kokololio Beach
Car: recommended

Located on the southern border of Laie, near a great swimming beach called Kokololio Beach and within walking distance to grocery stores, restaurants, bus stops and the beach park with restrooms and showers. Other nearby beaches include: Laie Beach, Bath Tub Beach, Hukilau Beach, Goat Island & Malaekahana. Drive a little farther north to the famous big surf beaches like: Sunset Beach, Pipeline and Waimea Bay. The Polynesian Cultural Center is just within a mile away with it's fabulous luau. Other area attractions include: LDS Temple, BYU Hawaii, North Shore Farmers Market, Turtle Bay Resort for tennis and golf, Haleiwa Town for finer dining, rental activities/excursions and shopping, Kualoa Ranch for horse back, ATV and jet ski riding along with movie tours.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 14.96%

Cancellation Policy-A full refund is given(less a $250 cancellation fee and the VRBO fees)if cancelled with more than 60 days before check-in. If cancelled with 60 days or less before check-in, a refund(less a $250 cancellation fee and the VRBO fees)is only given for those days I can re-book with other guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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