|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
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(Quoted rate is for double occupancy only; for additional guests rate see additional fees & taxes section) Complementary self-serve continental breakfast, native apple-bananas, coffee, tea & tropical juice. You'll be minutes to the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Perfect for honeymooners & families. This rustic, cozy secluded cottage is nestled amidst a lush forest of beautiful moss, fragrant kahili gingers, red flowering ohia trees, the dancing leaves of the olapa trees, & enormous hapu'u tree ferns. The one mile drive to your cottage views one of the tallest mountains on earth, world famous Mauna Kea, snow capped mid Nov-Jan. Volcano Village is a sanctuary for the native Hawaiian birds. Soak in your own private hot tub, in an old Hawaii rain-forest, sip on your favorite beverage, & enjoy the flight of the zebra dove & the music of the birds. Experience the beauty in nature, clean crisp air, peace & tranquility at the Hapu'u Fern Cottage. An orchid basket is prepared for your enjoyment. Member safe since 2004. TAT ID # TA-036-506-2144-01.
Summit of Maunka Kea one of worlds tallest Mts.
Summit of Mauna Kea hosts the worlds largest astronomical observatory, with telescopes operated by astronomers from eleven countries. (13 working telescopes)
Mahalo for a wonderful stay! We were very active and enjoyed all of East Hawaii. We hiked Kilauea Iki Trail (highly recommend) and Mauna Ulu trail to Pu'u Huluhulu Cone, drove to the end at Chain of Craters then watched the Lava lake glow from the Jagger Museum. Had a great dinner at the Kilauea Lodge. Today we did a helicopter tour w/Safari, Hilo Farmers Market then down to Pahoa & snorkling @ Kapoho Tide Pools (also recommend) then swim at Ahalanui. Pizza from Mike's NY Pizza in Pahoa. Yummy!
Tony & Jill - Mill Valley, CA
PS The house is lovely & beautiful! It made our visit even better. Hope we can come back!
This was an awesome place to stay. The property is easily found off of highway 11, and the managers are easy to reach for confirmation and directions. If you want peace and quiet and time alone with your special someone, this is the place for you. Every morning we were greeted by the sight of wild birds eating from the bird feeder and pheasant wandering around the property. A beautiful yard landscaped to perfection. Cool clean air outside, warm and wonderful decor inside. We were just amazed at how beautifully kept everything was. There's also a hot tub and an outdoor grill should the mood for soak and a steak strike you. My husband and I loved it. The fireplace was wonderful, especially since the weather is so cool up there. Also, the appliances look like new and there is cookware provided. The continental breakfast had so much variety. Fruits, English muffins, waffles with guava jelly and butter were all included, along the best coffee ever! This place was wonderfully stocked. We were just a few miles from a romantic dinner at the Volcano House. This place was a couple's dreams come true. It's great for families as well, since there are two bedrooms along with an extra futon. The owners are extremely nice and helpful. They totally made our stay so comfortable, and since it was our anniversary we got a bottle of champagne to celebrate. We were treated like royalty, and couldn’t ask for more. The house is about 30 minutes out of Hilo, where you can go shopping and eat. It's close enough and yet far enough were you get the comforts of stores and the seclusion of the country. It made our 5th anniversary unforgettable. We would definitely recommend this place to a friend or relative and we will definitely return.
Cozy and comfortable. Lots of details like coffee w vanilla creamer, very comfy beds linens and blankets, private, serene, we enjoyed the fire and hot tub most. We will book again.
We enjoyed meeting Karen and staying at her Hapu'u Fern Cottage. The cottage was neat, clean and well furnished. We did not use the hot tub or the wood stove, but they were there to use. The cottage is located in a rural residential neighborhood and only minutes from Volcano National Park. We enjoyed our stay on the Hilo/Volcano side of the Big Island. We would recommend to friends.
This cottage is in the perfect location for Volcano National Park and the east coast of the big island. We spent a day at the park, had dinner and then an easy return to see the volcano at night. Another day to Hilo and surrounding waterfalls and hot pools. The cottage has many added features - like breakfast and extra soap, shampoo, etc. The Thai food truck was outstanding. The only warning is it can get cold in Volcano Village at night in February - low 50s. We would return in a heartbeat.
My wife and I stayed at the Hapu'u Fern Cottage at the end of February 2015 and absolutely loved the entire experience. Karen was extremely generous, friendly, helpful and working with her was a breeze. The home was very private, clean and the hot tub was really nice after a day hiking around Volcano National Park (which is located about 5mins. away by car). I would highly recommend this place if you are looking for a quiet, relaxing getaway.
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park - view live volcanoes, Punalu'u Black Sand Beach - view sea turtles in the sand, South Point - most southern beach in the US, Green Sand Beach - one of the worlds unusual green sand beaches - sand contains semi precious stones - olivine.
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest|
|Cleaning Fee||$60 + Tax|
$140 per night dbl occ only Jan - Dec 2016
$130 per night dbl occ only w/out hot tub usage (some restrictions apply)
$840 + tax Flat Rate 7 day stay dbl occ only
$20 per extra guest per night incl children (no exception) includes another room & amenities
$60 cleaning fee
No Damage Deposit
9.25% TAT + 4.166% GET = 13.416% (Mandatory State of Hawaii taxes)
One night deposit to hold a reservation/Two nights deposit to hold a weekly reservation
US travelers checks, money orders, personal & cashiers checks accepted.
CANCELLATIONS @ LEAST 14 DAYS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL DATE. SOME RESTRICTIONS APPLY:
Online International Credit Card Surcharge Fees + Credit Card Transaction Fees incurred to the owner & the Service Fee will be charged to you for all cancellations.
NO REFUNDS during: Feb 12-16, Easter weekend, Merrie Monarch Festival, July 1-7, third weekend of July, Nov 23-30 & Dec 15 - Jan 2
Member Safe Since 2004~Secure Booking
Tax ID # TA-036-506-2144-01