Fantastic Sunsets at Makai Hideaway 600ft from the Ocean(73 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Ask Manager
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 1-14)
The Milolii area is famous for deep sea fishing, and you can watch the fishing boats or go out yourself. The beautiful secluded Honomolino Beach is close by-short walk along the coast from Milolii State Park-watch the spinner dolphins, snorkel with the fish in the coral, and maybe see a sea turtle or a rare Hawaiian monk seal.
From Kona airport go south on Highway 11 towards Kailua and continue on towards the 89 mile marker, turn right on Milolii Road. Go about three miles, turn right on to Ewalu Avenue drive down the road to Waenea Avenue turn left. Drive to third intersection which is Elima Avenue, turn right and go a half block to a tan house left hand side which is 88-1555.
From Hilo airport go on Highway 11 north for about two hours till you come to the sign that reads Milolii. Turn left by the sign drive three miles down the road to Ewalu Avenue, turn right drive down to the stop sign to Waenea Avenue turn left. Drive to the third intersection and turn right on Elima Avenue. Go a half block to a tan house left hand side of the road which is 88-1555. Daniel will have the house open for you and take you on a tour!
Keywords: Beach House
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Member since: 2010
- 1936 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Walking distance to swim area. Great snorkeling down at the swim hole Hiking trail in walking distance. Kayak access, Fishing and snorkeling in the area drive into town and hike into Honomolino Beach or kayak there from swim hole or from in town Tide pools in town on right side before boat ramp There is also a little yellow church and a catholic church- services at the yellow church by the community center are Sunday at 10:30...moreless
- Air Hockey
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Game Room:
- Music Library:
- Ping Pong Table
- Pool Table:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Games:
- Video Library:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Near The Ocean:
- Ocean View:
Ocean is 600 feet away and swimming hole is a two minute walk away . There is great snorkeling a two minute walk away- go down Elima towards the ocean turn right and swimhole is on the left...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
There is a bar in the kitchen which seats 3 but there is dining for 6 or more outside on the deck - there are 6 plastic chairs plus a costco table ; folding T.V. dinner trays are in kitchen ...moreless
- Dining Area
- Clothes Dryer:
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 16 - Jan 2, 2018
7 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Laundry Service $140 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Tax Rate 13.45%
Amex fee of 3 per cent if you use a credit card and holiday rates apply especially at Christmas time. Also , there is a check in and out fee of twenty dollars which covers internet, netflix, bottled water, checkin and out payable to Daniel.extra people over 2 are 25 dollars each.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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You descend down a curvy hill from highway 11 to the house. I love it because it has one of the best ocean views on the island and this is where the Kona people build their vacation homes. Road is paved, and curvy. After a Five Minute Drive and 20 Minute Hike to Honomalino Bay Black Sand Beach. Year Round Spinner Dolphin Sightings and Seasonal Humpback Whale Watching from House., Great hiking trail to Captain Cook Monument, Shell Collecting, Boogie Boarding,, Kayaking,, Saturday Flea Market, Spearfishing, Shore Fishing, Volcano Park (I HR away), Lava Boat Trip (2 Hrs away), Nighttime Manta ray Swim- hang loose north of Kona , Excellent Kona Luau -Whales there in Papa Bay December through mid march and sometimes into April .
Year Purchased: 2007
About: Aloha. I am Cheryl Fortman the main owner of the property and we bought this house in 2012 after looking at 200 plus homes and condos. I am a first grade teacher in Fallbrook, California, San Diego county. That's been my job for 30 plus years and I still enjoy it! I love the quietness and remoteness of the house as I deal with the San Diego rat race all the time at home. My husband loves the lower bedroom fyi and my fifteen year son loves the gameroom. We might retire one day to this house as I like it better than our house in California. It's much nicer than our house in California! I love hiking around the area and walking to the swimming hole which is two minutes away to snorkel. You take a right on kai and then three or 4 houses down on the left is a little bridge which you cross and you go down lava stairs and rope into the water or jump in. It's kind of Robinson Caruso style which kids love! At the top of the hill I often buy fish from this nice guy whose name starts with a 'D' he has sashimi grade ahi tuna, ono, and sometimes sailfish! I love to travel to the big island- its my home away from home and I am always willing to share house if its only me there and I will give a discounted rate because of that. I had lovely world travelers with me this summer that I really enjoyed and some really nice people from Texas that have rented the house 2 or three times now. I love to go to all the markets on the island- if you are interested in that please ask me about them and I would be happy to tell you about them. House is full of Art I have bought on the big island and from home goods store in San Diego. This vacation rental was a dream for two years that finally came true. The house is all I talk about when I am in California- that's how special this house is. Thank you for renting it! I really appreciate that!
Why Captain Cook, HI, USA:
The neighbours are great and have a live and let live philosophy which I appreciate! I love the look of the black lava rock against the blue ocean. The reason I bought the house was the humongous deck, the sunsets, the panoramic Pacific ocean view as you come down the hill and the ocean view from the deck. The sunsets are phenomenal and I almost have a 190 degree ocean view from the house. The kings trail is close to the house and you can hike on it. I like driving 5 minutes into the little fishing village and hiking into Honomolino. Kayaking in papa Bay are great! I still havent come at Christmas time and winter when the whales are there as house is always rented out then but I hope to in the future. I also hear you can hear the whales singing. I hear you can kayak around the whales but I haven't ever done it. Often there are pods of dolphins in the bay and I love the little mailbox library up on Umi street but you gotta put a book in to take one! I love reading books on the deck and drinking a Mai Tai there at sunset. Also, there is a washer and dryer downstairs which a lot of people appreciate.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
the deck, the sunsets, the king bed in the master, the walks, the oceanview, the nautical charm of the house, the fish wall in the family room and the family/living room, the gameroom which my son and kids from all over the world have enjoyed
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My favorite part of the house-the 600 foot deck !
street view of house
lava bar and there's an oceanview from the kitchen/ there's a dishwasher, too.
Master bedroom with adjoining parrot bathroom
Parrot master bathroom- hair dryer , first aid packets, many extras in cupboard
New bamboo canopy bed in bedroom on first floor - this is the largest bedroom .
Turtle bathroom on first floor
Ping pong table, air hockey and small pool table plus dart board/ WII too
Another deckview/ Papa Bay where the humpbacks start arriving in December
South deck view- deck is 600 feet big
Milolii Beach Park 5 minute drive from house here's where you can put kayaks
One of many magnificent sunsets
VIEW of LIVING ROOM
Electric stove,pots, pans and everything you need plus coffee maker, toaster
Another view of master bedroom- there's an oceanview out of slider door
New queen bed in here/ water for water cooler is in closet/
Another view of firt floor bedroom
Futon in alcove/ there is an air bed in the closet behind the bamboo bar too.
Queen bed in gameroom/ house has many DVDs
Humpback whale season in Papa Bay is december through March/early April
There are 4 kayaks and in toy closet on first floor snorkel gear / boogie boards
This is the swimming/great snorkeling hole- two minute walk from house on Kai
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Monday, February 27, 2017
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