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Hawi Peaceful, Spacious Garden Cottage-Your Tropical Home Away from Home

(43 Reviews)

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Spacious kitchen and cozy living area


Last updated: 04/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

1 bedroom,1 bath, full kitchen,dining area, large living room & lanai, sleeps 2

Wonderful spacious, modern cottage with all the tropical Hawaii charm located on a 1 1/2 acre macadamia nut farm near Hawi Town.You will love the large open living area with high ceilings, bamboo floor and tasteful decor. Enjoy cooking in the fully equipped kitchen with craftsman made cabinets, granite counter tops and gas cooktop in kitchen island. The Cottage has a 200 sq ft lanai with daybed for lazing around and enjoying the garden as well as a BBQ for your outdoor entertaining.
You will enjoy this beautiful retreat away from the hassle and bustle, yet only one mile above historic Hawi town and 10 minutes from North Kohala’s Beach Parks. A great place to rejuvenate, meditate and enjoy that off the beaten track old Hawaii feel.
If you have a larger family or group of friends we also have a lovely 2 bedroom,2 bath custom home available on the same property . We are on a 1 1/2 acres macadamia nut orchard and both places a situated so they have total privacy.See HomeAway #336353

Hawi area Info: Our cottage is located one mile above Hawi town in historical North Kohala - this is still wonderful “Old Hawaii” an off the ' beaten track' unique are. We are minutes from Kapaa, Mahukona and Keokea state beach parks as well as the black sand beach and hiking of Pololu Valley . You can easily take advantage of these parks and hiking trails, or you may want to have fun on an ATV Tour, Horseback Ride or a Zipline Adventure. There are also plenty of ”casual to gourmet “dining choices in town, plus a grocery store, deli and farmers market with locally grown , organic produce if you choose to cook.There is a 6 hole mini golf course with driving range and tennis courts in Kapaau town about 2 miles from the house.
Hawi Town has the Kohala Coffee Mill for Breakfast and lunch or a Tropical Dreams ice cream treat. Elements Jewelery store across the street offers a great selection of unique gifts and ' As Hawi Turns 'clothing and gift shop next door is also a 'must see'.

more area info: Don't miss the Kava Bar and Sushi Rock Restaurant in Hawi .
Kapaau has a Yoga Studio with daily classes you can participate in. There are some nice places for lunch in Kapaau as well: enjoy the culinary delights at Gill's Lanai Minnie's, Nanbu Courtyard Cafe and the Kings View Cafe' . There is much more, you will just have to go out and explore.......enjoy!
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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 880 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 2
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • living area: 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • This cottage is best suited for couple sharing a bed , but can also work for two single persons. There is a comfy queen bed in the bedroom with quality mattress and 100%cotton sheets and comforter. There is a pull out futon couch in the living room as well should separate sleeping areas be desired....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Glass door shower stall, spacious bathroom.

Other Amenities

  • There is a a coffee press , an espresso maker , a coffee grinder and a teapot for your morning brew. The kitchen has a stainless steel countertop convection oven that allows you to toast, broil, re-heat and convection bake and a microwave. Cooking is on a 4 burner gas stovetop. There is WiFi, please bring your own computer. We provide Dish Network TV and a blueray /DVD player....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Blue ray you can stream netflix, amazon, etc....moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Dish Network basic +HBO +local channels...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic


  • Library
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    coffee Press and Bialetti Mocha stove top espresso maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    toaster oven/ convection oven combo...moreless


  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Golf:

    9 hole golf range at Kamehameha Park 2 miles from here...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    large Lanai with daybed, coffee table and 4 rattan chairs...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    stainless steel BBQ on lanai...moreless

  • Porch Furniture
  • Tennis:

    at Kamehameha Park in Kapaau, 2 miles from here...moreless

  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear:

    boogie boards and snorkel gear available ...moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 43 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$700 $2,250
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
  • cleaning fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 13.42%


Hawaii tax ID:TA-137-398-4768-01, GE-137-398-68-01

monthly rates = 30 nights

one time cleaning fee $ 75.00

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 04/27/2017
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  • Hapuna Beach Park

    "Great beach for the whole family- nice boogie boarding too."

  • Waipio Valley Lookout

    "One of the most beautiful views in the world!"

  • Mauna Kea Beach

    "Ahhhh...paradise! lovely sandy beach and great swimming spot. "

  • Pololu Valley

    "Just a 10 minute drive from our Hawi Garden Cottage. This is a nice lookout and a great spot..."

  • Blue Dragon Coastal Cuisine & Musiquarium

    "This is our favorite place to listen to live music and go dancing. Open Thursday through Sun..."

  • Bamboo Restaurant

    "Enjoy the quaint Hawaiiana atmosphere at the Bamboo restaurant right downtown Hawi.Great for..."

  • Sushi Rock Restaurant

    "Our favorite restaurant in Hawi !"

  • CanoeHouse

    "special occasion?-this is a great place for a romantic dinner by the sea."

  • Kiholo Bay

    "Great place for a whole day on the beach - turquoise blue lagoon."

  • Kings' Shops

    "great shopping and dining spot half way between Keahole-Kona Airport and Hawi"

  • Waipio Valley

    "a wonderful place! rent a 4 wheel drive or take the Waipio Shuttle down into the valley."

  • Queens' MarketPlace

    "great shopping and dining half way between Hawi and Kailua-Kona"

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
keahole airport,kailua-kona
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sushi Rock
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Kapaau Golf Range
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Bamboo, Sushi Rock, Lighthouse Deli
19 Miles
Nearest Beach
Spencer Beach Park, Mauna Kea Beach, Hapuna Beach

Car: Necessary

Other Activities: ATV adventure tours, Zip- line adventures


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: We sailed to Hawaii from the South Pacific in 1991 and the Island welcomed us so much that we are still here today! We love to travel and explore new places preferably from a nice , home-like base. We used our travel experiences to create a welcoming home away from home for you. We are woodworkers by trade and have included our expertise as well as our love for detail and beauty into our properties. We love local food and cooking so our kitchen is well equipped. We support sustainability- we have solar power ( with electric back up), we compost and recycle, we have herbs, nuts and fruit in out garden that we are happy to share with you. We both meditate and Kerstin practices yoga. When we are on island we are happy to share our Yoga and meditation shala with our guests.

Why the Owner Chose Hawi, HI, USA:
We got word about this Macadamia orchard from friends who live next door while we were traveling. Since we loved layed-back North Kohala and had lived and fallen in love with Hawi Town already we made an offer sight unseen and proceeded to design and build our little piece of paradise that we now share with travelers.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We offer you a unique, beautiful, safe and welcoming place to relax. This is not just a vacation rental, this is a home!

Contact us

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Spacious kitchen and cozy living area

    Spacious kitchen and cozy living area

  • Kitchen


  • Spacious, modern surrounds. Custom cabinets and bamboo floors

    Spacious, modern surrounds. Custom cabinets and bamboo floors

  • dining area

    dining area

  • Cozy living area with satellite TV and futon couch

    Cozy living area with satellite TV and futon couch

  • Bath with shower

    Bath with shower

  • driveway to cottage

    driveway to cottage

  • cottage garden

    cottage garden

  • Maii- taken on a walk to  Kapaa beach park

    Maii- taken on a walk to Kapaa beach park

  • on the mountain road going to Waimea

    on the mountain road going to Waimea

  •  garden cottage exterior

    garden cottage exterior

  • Bedroom entrance from living area- lots of space to do yoga or dance...

    Bedroom entrance from living area- lots of space to do yoga or dance...

  • Kitchen & dining

    Kitchen & dining

  • Cozy bedroom with queen bed, quality mattress and linens

    Cozy bedroom with queen bed, quality mattress and linens

  • cottage exterior

    cottage exterior

  • green garden friends

    green garden friends

  • Kohala's fabulous rainbows at nearby Kapaa Park!

    Kohala's fabulous rainbows at nearby Kapaa Park!

  • ginger in the garden

    ginger in the garden

  • June 11th anual Kamehameha Day lei draping in Kapaau

    June 11th anual Kamehameha Day lei draping in Kapaau

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