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Mansion 3 acre Tropical Estate w Sauna

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 3,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

VICTORIAN ESTATE, 5-bdroom,W guest house$ SAUNA (Sleeps 10-16)

Big Beauty Victorian-Sleeps 1 to 12. occupants. House is 4 bed 3bath 3500 sq feet with plenty of sleeping bedsse loft detached apartment.

Estate built by a husband for his wife in 2001, the floor plan is that of the east coast early 1900s and very well designed to flow room to room. Mahagony wood throughout the windows and wanes coat, handbills staircase vaulted master bedroom and living room beatiful beamed ceilings. make for real character of a victorian, Viking range in Kitchen boasts for great cooking kitchen, two dining areas, extra beds in both masters. Bathrooms and showers are marble, master has jacuzzi tub. Bedrooms have windows and hardwood floors as well as through out the home. Green huge lawn for playing ball. Extras are , SAUNA. The house ranges in price per occupancy. . Victorian 4 bed 3bath house sleeps up to 16, We have rented for Teams that come to Hilo for Dance, Hula , swim or volleyball etc.

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This Magical charming house is a Stunning Craftsman Victorian Mansion 3500 sq foot Castle of retreat

home.

Natural with no chemicals. Hardwood floors of oak throughout,

Mahogany honduras windows and waines coat, handbuilt staircase of

Oak, mahogany and koa. Breakfast nook, Viking Range for gourmet food

preparation, den and four bedrooms with lanai wrap around deck.

Three

acres of lush tropical flowers, trees

and foliage with a huge 3 acre parcel and baseball size grass yard

for recreational play. Sink into the peace and tranquility of

Orchidland.

into

the quiet, sanctuary and peacefulness of the tropical forest

centrally located to all on the south end of the island. Not appropriate for pets due to rainforest. Dogs next door. Wild boars. And maids will not clean dog hair due to rugs taking too long. Sorry. We love them but not the right situation in Hawaii flying them in. Etc. no local pets either please.

Keywords: craftsman, large, victorian, tropical, foilage, larger groups, families, reunions, weddings

More Details

Owner
Liza Szabo
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 11, 2017

About Liza Szabo

World Yogis, and healers, have retreat homes in San diego, La Jolla, Hawaii and Yosemite, Each house has sacred healing energy from years of healing practices for Gods good in peoples lives. Treat the home with respect, keep it clean while you are there and our staff will keep it clean for your arrival, if not they come and clean more if required for the large areas it covers, can mean a lanai can have a cat or bird that lands on areas and not perfect but definitely as many say the best architecture of an house or two in the area of the hilo side. Its definitely east coast original victorian floor plan in hawaiin style, to blend two cultures together in beauty.

Liza Szabo purchased this house in 2001

Why Liza Szabo chose Orchidlands Estates

Considered a house of Wellness, in the past retreats were held here and it was also certified as a group living recovery home. They say it is magical as our Touret channels the islands Volcano Feel and Peles blessings, as well as natural orchids that spring up on our lot and in our Orchidland Estates.

Not that you will see the Fire energy but we are close enough to get there in 30 minutes. The original Hawaiin Healers/Kahunas say you feel each moment more alive here, bringing raw earth and rain and foliage in lushness on this side/hilo side of the islands. You may feel natures birth and death of an erupting island and its diverse climatic zones that can change from zone to zone. There are 21 of 24 climatic zones on this one island, in 90 square miles , smaller space for that much change than anywhere in the world, come here to relax, or to transform in the islands of aloha and beauty. Built by a husband for his wife by hand over ten years with a miter saw he was a crafstman artist who also worked on hotels like the del coronado , the construction and hand built staircase is of of three woods, oak, mahogany and Koa hand set, and you will feel the harmony of layout in a victorian era craftsman home. In the right season, Orchid flowers grow naturally in Orchidland Estates our subdivision without being planted, from the regular rain and other natural local plants, that grow and create HAWAII right here and now.

What makes this house unique

Good feeling from the floor plan and covered lanai to stop outside even if it is raining. Some say it feels like a magical fairy house dropped into the middle of an island tropical rainforest with mixture of sun, rain and clouds, natural blooming orchids, along with warmth and healing as well as a 20 person detox sauna and gym equipment for self cleansing health program you can create in nature for yourself.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Guests Posted review of Stephen family of 10. :Great house for groups or families, lots of space to be together as well as separate private space. My family and I had a great time here and we would highly recommend it. Liza was very helpful, getting in and out was very easy.

(this guest is from Maui and Has Solar energy company in Calfornia and Hawaii) here for a wedding and had a need for a big beautiful house.
Oct 2015
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Other Activities: Shelling, Restaurants, Boating, Health/Beauty Spa, Miniature Golf, Shopping, Kayaking, Spelunking

Amenities

Orchidlands Estates House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , in the additional guest house detached studio loft add on$
  • three bathrooms in the house, loft has 4th bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 2 Ginger - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 Gardenia - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 Orchid Master - 1 king , 1 double
    Bedroom 4 Dolphin - 1 queen , 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , can sleep 2 per bed , total 4 in this downstairs w bathroom
    Loft Studio above garage - 2 double , 2 child bed , 600 sq feet, office with two beds, can add two air mats
  • House BEDS: House with Loft if open or you can add air beds to house since its large and add 2 more guests from our 12 in beds to 14-16. When open: we have a guest studio detached loft on the estate: Must request and runs 99 a night plus 99 post maid. King size beds (1),Double Beds (6), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (4) (Loft two double beds and a double size leather futon couch sleeper) included in there count except the couch.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

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Mansion 3 acre Tropical Estate w Sauna
average rating of 4.625 based on 10 reviews
4

The property was very nice, spacious and well equipped. Kerry was great in explaining things to us.

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We would definitely consider staying there again if we had a large group of people. The A.C. in the master bedroom was a great addition. Additional A.C. units in the upstairs bedrooms would be a definite plus.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, Washington
5

Beautiful location with Great character

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at the orchid house. It was actually easy to find since many in our group were familiar with area! We were in town for a weekend event with just a few of us staying on for the remainder of the week. Lisa and Kerry were quite helpful, and put up with my busy travel schedule that meant I contacted them later than planned!

We booked the main house and the sleeping loft so everyone could spread out. The house is simply beautiful. It appeared that some renovations were taking place on property with supplies stored in the area under loft, but that didn't detract from our stay. From breakfast on the lanai to "family" dinners, we enjoyed ourselves immensely. The house is located close enough to the airport and town that it's convenient without losing its Paradise of privacy!

The avocados and Lilikoi growing on property were an excellent treat!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This location has super awesome hosts! The house was perfect for our large ohana of 16! There are plenty of extra sleeping arrangements for the keiki and tons of space to play outside. We even made great use of the dry sauna after a long day of exploring the island.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Super nice friendly and clean group. Even did their own towel laundry to help us out!
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Vacaville, California
5

Tropical dream vacation

  • 5 of 5

When booking our vacation Dr. Szabo responded to our request almost immediately. Liza was very informative about the mansion and surrounding area. She told us about the beach just down the way and local attractions to visit. On arrival it was easy to locate the property from the directions provided. Upon entering the property the landscape was filled with lush greenery and had a well manicured lawn. The property was so private we felt as if we were in our own world. The caretaker Kerry was there to greet and show us the property. Kerry demonstrated how to use the keyless entry and security system. The house was perferct for our large group of 16 people. It had plenty of comfortable beds located in many private rooms. The house was immaculately clean with a very pleasant decor. The kitchen was well supplied with all appliances and utensil's needed for our large group. The loft apartment provided my wife and I plenty of comfort and privacy from the rest of the group. The children were kept busy with a very large lawn area and a movie library at night. We all made use of the very large sauna and exercise equipment. Kerry was the greatest; he told us about the many waterfalls nearby and the best way to see them all on a single road trip. We would recommend this property to anyone with a large group or someone who just wants a private romantic getaway. This property is an ingredient for a perfect vacation recipe.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stunning Victorian plantation home on the big Island of Hawaii

  • 5 of 5

We really and truly enjoyed our stay at this beautiful Victorian home in the subdivision known as orchidland it's called that because of all the baby orchids growing around the property as I found out later. This home is spacious and very reminiscent of the early plantation homes that the missionaries built during the sugarcane heyday of the Hawaiian islands

Lots of room for my friends and family which was nice for our annual family gathering The Viking range allowed us to cook large meals with a gourmet touch

The outside sauna was large enough to accommodate six people comfortably and it was a pleasant surprise after a day of sightseeing, hiking visiting the volcano or skin diving and snorkeling it gave the property a spa feeling along with the Jacuzzi tub in the master bathroom The garage has been converted into an open-air exercise and rec room Above the garage there is a wonderful granny flat loft with kitchenette and a full bathroom which created a nice autonomous space for those in our group who needed a little bit of extra privacy

The house worked very well for folks who just wanted to stay around and read a good book as well. With a large lanai surrounding three sides of the house. Even the occasional rain was entertaining and then the sun was out before we knew it A large grassy yard about a half an acre in size graces the front of the house.The roads are fully paved up to about the last quarter mile just drive slow the road is very adequate and lends itself to the overall privacy of the home

In short I really enjoyed my stay and did a lot of healing I plan to come back every year for two weeks to a month to this wonderful wonderful place

One satisfied customer

  • Submitted: May 2, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Conscientious caring families make great guest and also appreciate what each property has and can name it without coloring it with any family fights one might get into on a trip combining in laws and multiple families that might never live in one house but try it for a Tropical vacation. This family proved you can be gracious and happy. We would welcome them back anytime, and the sauna is enough for 20 folks or 10 easily! as its almost like a small studio!
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5

Charming, cozy, relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The first impression we had for this property was that the manager was so helpful and responsible. We got there very late, around 10:30 or 11pm, he waited for us to check in and showed us around. He was very knowledgeable for the area and offered useful suggestions. When we had a problem with oven, he came right away and fixed it.

Although the house was not brand new, it shows her charming beauty from inside out. The lovely deck goes around the whole house providing the shade and green. The front and back yard are so natural. The inside of the house is very clean and bright. At night time, it is also very cozy especially if you close all the

blinds. There are several lights outside around the house ,bright the deck for your convenience . The best memory for this lovely house is the singing of the frogs that I never heard before. At first, we couldn't even believe it came from frogs! So amazing, so romantic! I would definintly recommend this house to everyone, especially for the families with kids.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $300
post maid house $99
Tax Rate 14.0%

The studio apartment loft, seperate unit is an additional negotiate fee for 1 to 4 occupants (5 to 6 by approval if small children) runs 79 to 129/159 night low to high occupancy/seasons/ negotiable.

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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