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Laughing Gecko Fairway - Huge Ocean & Mntn View. on Golf Course. Top Floor.

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Last updated: 08/18/2016
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Laughing Gecko is a delightfully tropical 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom designer furnished top floor, end unit located on a secluded bluff overlooking stunning ocean, mountain and golf course views. (Traveler tip - many rentals display photos of beaches and ocean views but don't have either. (Check carefully for accuracy of photography.)

This special unit was the developer’s model and, as such, placed in the best location in the complex. One of only four units with double lanais; one off the living room and one off the master suite, Laughing Gecko is a cut above the rest. The condo is set well apart in a small building with only 4 upper units; quiet and private with the best views. Ample parking and sunrise & sunset views of all 5 mountains; Hualalai, Mauna Loa, Mauna Kea, Kohala, Haleakala, ocean and Maui sets this lovely condo apart from others in the complex.

Sitting right on the Waikoloa Robert Trent Jones Jr. course 11th hole, it’s the perfect spot to base yourself for a great Big Island vacation. The Waikoloa Village course is a favorite of local golfers, who consider it one of West Hawaii's best-kept secrets-low green fees that make it a superb value and guests receive a discount.

The master bedroom lanai opens onto incredible sunrise mountain views and sweeping vistas of the plains below the mountains. The guest bedroom has views of Kohala mountain over the golf course. The living room lanai faces rolling green views of the golf course framed by Kohala mountain, blue ocean and Maui.

The condo has a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher and microwave, washer and dryer, and everything you need to make your vacation enjoyable. The master suite and guest bedroom both have queen sized beds. All have luxury high thread count linens. Both bathrooms are spacious and have tubs with showers and additional closet / storage space.

The complex is right opposite the golf course club house, Banjy’s restaurant, pool and tennis courts. The recreation area features a large pool, spa, BBQ area, and well equipped workout room; the only complex in Waikoloa that has a gym. Everything you need is right there and it's just a short stroll to the shops. A very good grocery store is a short walk away, along with banking, medical, post office, etc.. The Resorts and world class beaches are just 5 - 10 minutes away by car.

Waikoloa Village is a planned community with underground electric, world class golf course and amenities conveniently located between Waimea, Kona and Hilo, just minutes from the best beaches. It is the perfect central location to base yourself for your Big Island vacation. The condo complex is gated and wrapped on three sides by the golf course.

There are two rental options for this unit. Rent one bedroom and bathroom if you are a single person or couple, or rent two bedrooms and bathrooms if you are three or four people. VRBO quotes are for two people using one suite. For up to four people using both suites please ask for a quote.

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Property Type

  • Condo

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking is permitted on complex but not in the unit...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • tennis, golf discounts, gym

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    several music channels available on cable...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View
  • Mountain View:

    All 5 mountains visible from this unit...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Gorgeous sunset ocean views up the Kohala Coast to Maui...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    48' round table with 4 chairs. bar with 2 stools. high top bistro table with 2 chairs on lanai...moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    In unit. Not shared....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    gym on property...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Hotel quality linens....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    deeded stall and guest parking off street. gated complex...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Deeded stall and guest parking available. Gated complex. Off street....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In unit. Not shared....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    dishwasher and microwave...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Golf:

    discounted rates available for guests...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    (2) Lanai off living room and lanai off master bedroom. Both have amazing views....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    courts available at no charge...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.4
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
September Special
Aug 20 - Sep 30, 2016
5 night min stay
$98
Year end holidays
Dec 15 - Jan 15, 2017
5 night min stay
$135

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$115

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning 2pp/1rm $95 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 13.416%

Notes:

Rates quoted are for 2 people using 1 suite.

Inquire about rates for up to 4 people and/or using 2 suites. Additional cleaning fees apply for additional rooms.

Ask about last minute bookings and stays under six nights and discounts.

Cancellation 60+ days prior to arrival full refund less processing fee. 60- days prior to arrival see rental agreement.

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Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 08/18/2016
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Location

19 Miles
Nearest Airport
kona
0.01 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Banjies
0.01 Miles
Nearest Golf
Waikoloa Village
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Queen K
0.01 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Banjies
6 Miles
Nearest Beach
A Bay / Hilton

Car: Recommended

Observatories / Star gazing, Botanical Gardens, Historic Homes, ATV Tours, Farm tours, Whale watching, Sailing, Zip line, Jungle hikes, Waterfalls, Swim with dolphins, Caving.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Ali Blackmore is a Zimbabwean who has traveled the globe, living in eight different countries over four continents. Dual careers in real estate and design have traveled with her and continue on Big Island, Hawaii where Ali, an independent Real Estate Broker, specializes in Kohala Coast property. A lifelong real estate investor, Ali knows a good property when she sees one and bought Laughing Gecko because it is one of the all-round best view condos and locations in Waikoloa Village. If you are visiting Big Island to look at or buy property Ali would be delighted to assist you with your search and purchase.

Why the Owner Chose Waikoloa Village, HI, USA:
In searching for a condo as a vacation rental my criteria included a superb location, outstanding ocean and mountain views, golf course frontage, established and landscaped common areas, privacy and quiet - all at an affordable price. A tall order indeed but I found the perfect unit in the perfect place, that met all my criteria, and then some! For a couple, two couples or a family of four this is a delightfully affordable gorgeous getaway.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The complex is located right on the golf course and just opposite the golf course club house, pool, tennis courts and restaurant. As a top floor end unit set apart on a bluff from the rest of the complex the condo is private and quiet. This developer model unit is one of only four that has double lanais with exceptional views of all five mountains, the ocean and Maui. It's a very sweet spot within easy walking distance of shopping and dining and a quick ten minutes to the beach by car.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Living room with ocean view lanai.

    Living room with ocean view lanai.

  • Living room from front entry. Lanai has high bistro table to enjoy ocean views.

    Living room from front entry. Lanai has high bistro table to enjoy ocean views.

  • Dining area and full kitchen with washer & dryer, dishwasher & microwave.

    Dining area and full kitchen with washer & dryer, dishwasher & microwave.

  • View from living room lanai up the Kohala Coast. Maui under clouds.

    View from living room lanai up the Kohala Coast. Maui under clouds.

  • Master bedroom with lanai, TV, desk, en-suite bath.

    Master bedroom with lanai, TV, desk, en-suite bath.

  • Guest Bedroom has a queen size bed and Kohala Mountain view.

    Guest Bedroom has a queen size bed and Kohala Mountain view.

  • The spa in the recreational area.

    The spa in the recreational area.

  • Bbq area with catering mini kitchen poolside.

    Bbq area with catering mini kitchen poolside.

  • The library, meeting area.

    The library, meeting area.

  • Condo on the golf course with Mauna Loa left and Hualalai right

    Condo on the golf course with Mauna Loa left and Hualalai right

  • Photo 1 Mauna Kea & Mauna Loa. Photo 2 Mauna Loa & Hualalai from master

    Photo 1 Mauna Kea & Mauna Loa. Photo 2 Mauna Loa & Hualalai from master

  • View of living room from dining area.

    View of living room from dining area.

  • View from entry past kitchen to master bedroom.

    View from entry past kitchen to master bedroom.

  • Lanai off of the living room with ocean, mountain and golf course views.

    Lanai off of the living room with ocean, mountain and golf course views.

  • Master suite with queen bed overlooks the golf course on one side and mountains.

    Master suite with queen bed overlooks the golf course on one side and mountains.

  • Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa across the plains from the master bed.

    Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa across the plains from the master bed.

  • Master en-suite bath. Both bathrooms are the same size.

    Master en-suite bath. Both bathrooms are the same size.

  • Recreation area with salt water pool, spa, bbq, gym, library, office.

    Recreation area with salt water pool, spa, bbq, gym, library, office.

  • From the gym looking to the pool and bbq area.

    From the gym looking to the pool and bbq area.

  • This is the only complex in the Village that has a gym.

    This is the only complex in the Village that has a gym.

  • This is the condo, top floor and one of only 4 in the complex with double lanais

    This is the condo, top floor and one of only 4 in the complex with double lanais

  • One of two photos from master bedroom showing panoramic mountain view. see next

    One of two photos from master bedroom showing panoramic mountain view. see next

  • Miles of shoreline and beachs all to yourself. This one is just 5 minutes away.

    Miles of shoreline and beachs all to yourself. This one is just 5 minutes away.

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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