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Spectacular Ocean View, Close To Town, Airport And Beaches!

Bedrooms 2
Space 840 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights


About the property

Cute Little House: 2 Bedroom; 1 Bath; 15 Minutes From Town Beaches And Airport

This family-owned rental is a true home away from home where you can relax in peace while enjoying a spectacular ocean view. This family-friendly property was previously owned by famed television pioneer Deanna Barkley and is located on a dead end street in a residential neighborhood. The house sits at roughly 850 feet elevation making for cool nights following warm Hawaiian days.

Surrounded by bougainvillea, gardenia and coconut palms, this little home has a grassy front yard and a large lanai built for enjoying barbeque dinners and picturesque sunsets.

The upstairs rental area of the house has 2 bedrooms, one bathroom, updated kitchen and living space, a large lanai and a laundry/wash room downstairs. Enjoy sunbathing, a family BBQ dinner or passing around a Frisbee in the front yard. Or, take a short drive down to beautiful Wawaloli Beach and enjoy the sand and ocean.

This non-smoking vacation rental is managed by a family-owned cleaning company who charge no cleaning fees yet provide all the professional details! The home is stocked with all the items and every day amenities needed for your convenience and comfort.

The property managers live in the adjacent home so any emergent concerns can be addressed expeditiously.

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About Kelly

Originally from the East Coast, I came to Hawaii in 2006 and never left. Now, I own my own cleaning company and am married with 3 children. I fell in love with the island the minute I stepped off the airplane and continue to be amazed by its beauty every day.

Kelly purchased this house in 2013

Why Kelly chose Kailua-Kona

The opportunity to purchase this beautiful property in Kona arose upon the passing of famed TV executive Deanne Barkley - the previous owner. It only made sense for us to vacation rent and for me to take care of the home and its guests while my parents plan their future retirement to this property. The property reminds us of our quiet neighborhood on the East Coast where my parents still live.

What makes this house unique

This house is located at the end of a dead end street, which means no busy traffic and peaceful location. There are many coconut trees and tropical foliage around the property. We love the sounds of the birds and bees, making for a true Hawaiian experience. Lounge on the lanai during sunset for a relaxing picturesque moment. The property is less than 5 miles from the Kona Airport and from beautiful Wawaloli Beach.


Kona Palisades House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 840 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , double sink in bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Has TV in bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Guest can choose between a King bed OR 2 Twin beds
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • luaus
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Resident manager lives next door, so your requests can be met quickly if you should need anything, while also providing comfort in knowing you are safe here! :)


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kelly and james are great! this is a lovely haven!

  • 5 of 5

i love this island and this is a wonderful little neighborhood and home away from home!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean. Quiet neighborhood. Kelly was very responsive. We really enjoyed our stay on the Big Island.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review! I'm so glad yout enjoyed your stay! We would love to have you back again next time you come to Big Island. :)
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Beautiful Place to be ...

  • 5 of 5

We only stood for 4 nights at this beautiful property in Kona but we really loved it.

The view from the lanai in the evening was indescribably nice. And we found new friends in all the small and cute gecko´s :-) It was perfectly equipped and with so much love for details.

Unfortunately we didn´t met Kelly personally but if we come back to Big Island anytime we definately try to stay at this house. Please keep it the way it is - PERFEKT.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review! We are so happy you enjoyed the house and the little gecko residents :) . I agree that it was unfortunate we didn't meet in person, but there is always next time! You are welcome to come back any time in the future. :)
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a perfect place

  • 5 of 5

we stayed for 5 nights and found it a great location. off the plane, got the rental car, 1st light up the hill to the house. easy to get into kona or the harbor. go to the north and you are at waikola and kohala quickly. Kelly met us at the house and gave us some info, also left pineapple,bananas, coffee and chips for us to enjoy. very thoughtful. the house has a full kitchen, lots of pans, also things like salad dressing,mustard in frig. living room and large lanai very confortable. definatley would return. jim and marsha ventura ca

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for the wonderful review! We enjoyed having you stay at the house and wouldn't hesitate to welcome you back in the future! :)
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not very clean. the main door screen falls off if you use it. dead bugs in the light fixtures .I had

  • 3 of 5

it needs some repairs. doors lights ceilingfans. the clothes dryer did not work for three weeks! yard work was not done for the six weeks we were there. had to clean light fixtures and fix the toilet. the positive. nice view and quiet neighborhood

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha, and thank you for your review. We agree that the house does need some repairs as well as a good deep cleaning. The house was a back to back turnaround every stay for months, which made it difficult to complete some of these items. Good news; we have fixed the sliding screen door and replaced with a retractable screen door. It has proven to be a great replacement to the sliding door. We've got a break coming up this week where we will be doing a huge deep cleaning of the entire house, as well as painting, hanging new artwork and replacing some outdated items. We hope to make it up to you when you come back again, and we appreciate your patience as we tried to tend to the maintenance while you were here.
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Great home away from home.

  • 4 of 5

Loved sitting on the lanai with the ocean view to eat breakfast. Kids loved catching geckos, their favorite part. Nice breeze, kept house cool at night so we could leave windows open and listen to birds and frogs. Very quiet neighborhood. Supplied with everything you could need to help make your stay easier. Owners quickly responded if we had a question. Would love making it "home" again.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for your review! It was great having you as guests in our vacation home. We're so glad you enjoyed the house and everything in it, including the geckos! :) We wouldn't hesitate to have you back again and hope you will come back in the future!
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Nearest Airport
4.1 Miles
Kona International Airport
Nearest Barpub
7.2 Miles
Harbor House
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
73-958 Ahulani Street, Kailua-Kona, HI
Nearest Motorway
2.9 Miles
Queen Kaahumanu Hwy
Nearest Restaurant
4.7 Miles
Pine Tree Cafe
Nearest Beach
4.9 Miles
Wawaloli Beach
Car: necessary

Our property is in a residential neighborhood, sitting at about 850 feet elevation and overlooking the ocean at Kona International Airport. Most activities and amenities can be reached within 15min.


Rates & Availability

Kona Palisades House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
July and August
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 24 2017
6 night minimum stay
October 24-31
Oct 25 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
November 1-December 14
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
December 15-31
Dec 15 2017 - Dec 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
January 1-February 28
Jan 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
4 night minimum stay
Mar 1 2018 - May 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 13.25%

*No Smoking

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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