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Charming yet elegant condo only steps from world class snorkeling

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 925 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 23 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 4

A charming yet elegant condo situated in the Keauhou Kona Surf & Racquet Club only steps from the beautiful Kona beaches. The condo is stocked with everything you need to enjoy your stay. It's a short walk to shopping area. Church, live theater & movies in nearby town. There is something for everyone in this little piece of paradise.

After a fun filled day playing in the ocean, walking the beaches, strolling thru the lushly landscaped grounds or relaxing by the pool you'll retire to your comfortable home away from home. When you finally decide to rest your eyes you'll do so to the sound of the surf gently soothing you to sleep. In the morning the birds will serenade you to begin another wonderful day in paradise.

If you are a regular tennis player or even just experimenting we have 3 lighted PREMIER surface courts that are free for our guests. There is a tennis coach available on property.

More about the complex: Located on the world-famous Ali'i Drive the Keauhou Kona Surf and Racquet Club is a four star, gated complex just three minutes drive from groceries, shops, theater, and one of the most popular snorkeling beaches in Hawaii – Kahaluu State Park (also known as Turtle Beach). Additionally, the Kona Country Club golf course is located immediately next to the Surf and Racquet Club. There's even a free shuttle to get to and from town or the nearby shopping center – this shuttle stops next to the entry gates at our complex.

More about the condo: The condo has recently been remolded and refurnished and sleeps four. The condo is a 2 story townhouse design. The master bedroom includes a hand carved Koa wood queen size bed, 2 dressers, clock radio, mirrored closet and ceiling fan. The second bedroom includes a queen sized bed , 2 dressers, large mirrored closet and ceiling fan.

Enjoy the beautiful lush garden views from every window in the condo. The amazing Banyan trees will capture your imagination. Amenities are provided for a worry free start up.

Beach Supplies – We have beach towels, 4 beach chairs, beach mats, beach umbrellas, Cooler and thermos jugs.

In addition to all the other fun stuff the condo is centrally located for visiting the Kona coffee plantation in nearby Holualoa, traveling to Volcanoes National Park, experiencing boating excursions off the Kailua-Kona pier, shopping at outdoor markets or taking a tour to the top of Mauna Kea and visiting the observatory. And it's only 3 minutes walk to Kahaluu State Park (aptly known as Turtle Beach) where you can snorkel and swim with the turtles and beautiful tropical fish. The park has multiple bathrooms, showers and vendors that sell food and rent snorkel and beach gear. The condo is also convenient to the Iron Man route.

CANCELLATION POLICY: 90 days or more prior to check-in 50% refund, less $25 cancellation fee; 60 days prior to check-in 25% refund, less $25 cancellation fee; 59 days less prior to check-in no refund.

Please let us know if we can answer any additional questions about the complex, the condo, Kona or the Big Island in general. Aloha and Mahalo nui loa!

More Details

Property Manager
Margaret Jacoby
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 8, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Had a wonderful turning 60 in a beautiful place. Can't wait to come back.
Sep 2011
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Amenities

Keauhou Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 925 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort
  • Town ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Fans and AC in both bedrooms.
  • 1 Futon-like mattress for single adult or child is available.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • In Ground Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Departure housekeeping is included in rental fees. Housekeeping during your stay can be arranged for additional fees. Local babysitting services available - contact information provided in guest book. Rental of crib, playpen or highchair available from local supplier - contact information provided in guest book.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

Charming yet elegant condo only steps from world class snorkeling
average rating of 4.625 based on 17 reviews
5

Very pleased

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this condo in Jan-Feb 2017. It is the fifth condo we have rented in the area and certainly the nicest. It has been kept up like a personal residence, not a rental property. The community itself was very welcoming and has aquasizes in the pool a couple days a week, so it is easy to get to know the neighbours. The unit itself is in the centre of the complex, very close to the pool and tennis courts. We liked that the parking spot was shaded by a large flambeau tree, so the vehicle did not heat up badly. The owners replied quickly to queries and could not have been more accommodating. The only negative for us was the early morning traffic noise in the bedroom nearest Ali'i Drive, and it was not a huge issue. We would certainly give this condo a very good recommendation, especially for a retired couple like us.

Gary and Marilyn, Alberta, Canada

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo Gary and Marilyn. You were great guests to have at Hale Monstera. We appreciate the comments regarding the entire complex, as we feel it is one of the best locations in Kona. Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will return one day soon. Aloha, Gayle & Margaret, Property Owners
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Loved townhome...weather great & hot...loved pool.wish nice sandy beach closer

  • 3 of 5

Snorkeling beach nearby had high bacterial levels so that was a bummer but we drove to two step each day. Loved your town home & all it's amenities & the pool.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha, Wendy. So glad the townhouse met your expectations. The pool was recently remodeled and is such a great addition to the complex. While the sandy beaches are more North of Kona, the snorkeling, as you learned, is really terrific at Kahaluu and Two-Step. Mahalo for your kind words and we hope you will return to The Big Island soon. Mahalo nui loa, ~Margaret & Gayle
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5

The perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

We loved this town house. Very clean and stocked. The location was very convenient as well. We will be back!

Thank you!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a wonderful vacation and happy you felt welcome in our unit. Mahalo for your lovely comments. Looking forward to hosting you again. Aloha!
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5

Beautiful condo in the perfect area

  • 5 of 5

This 2 story condo is beautiful and meticulously clean. We stayed there in May and the owners are responsive, pleasant and very accommodating. They answered all of our questions and we found the condo to have everything you need to enjoy Kailua Kona. Some of the best snorkeling is only a short walk away, along with a shopping center just a few minutes walk up the hill. The condo is nice and roomy, with 2 rooms upstairs and a bathroom on each floor. There is a small lanai that is the perfect spot to enjoy your morning coffee. The parking space is right in front of condo, and there a copy of "Hawaii The Big Island Revealed: The Ultimate Guidebook" on the living room table for those looking to discover the wonders of the Big Island. We would highly recommend this condo.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for these kind and generous comments. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our little piece of Paradise and look forward to your return to the Big Island soon. It is our intention to provide a "home away from home" when visitors book with us so they take that Aloha Spirit back with them. Mahalo nui loa - Margaret & Gayle - Property Owners
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5

Beautiful condo in the perfect area

  • 5 of 5

This 2 story condo is beautiful and meticulously clean. We stayed there in May and the owners are responsive, pleasant and very accommodating. They answered all of our questions and we found the condo to have everything you need to enjoy Kailua Kona. Some of the best snorkeling is only a short walk away, along with a shopping center just a few minutes walk up the hill. The condo is nice and roomy, with 2 rooms upstairs and a bathroom on each floor. There is a small lanai that is the perfect spot to enjoy your morning coffee. The parking space is right in front of condo, and there a copy of "Hawaii The Big Island Revealed: The Ultimate Guidebook" on the living room table for those looking to discover the wonders of the Big Island. We would highly recommend this condo.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for your kind comments about our condo in Kona. We are glad you had a wonderful vacation and hope you will come again soon. Mahalo nui loa, Margaret & Gayle - Property Owners
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A delightful getaway

  • 4 of 5

This conveniently located townhouse is nicely furnished, has a kitchen that makes cooking easy, and best of all, is just

steps away from the pool and tennis courts. A special treat here is to check out the nearby shore line for turtles, coral rocks , big waves and

brilliant sunsets. I liked being close to Keauhou shopping center and the snorkel beach too. A friendly manager helps makes everything

run smoothly. This area is one of the nicest in Kona and #48 is delightful.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha, Portia - Mahalo for your kind comments about our condo in Kona. We are glad you had a wonderful vacation and hope you will come again soon. Mahalo nui loa, Margaret & Gayle - Property Owners
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Map

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Kona International Airport (KOA)
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
short drive from property
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Sam Choy's
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Keauhou Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
SUMMER SPECIAL
May 17 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$90
$600
$2,500
 
 
Off Peak Season
Sep 1 2017 - Nov 14 2017
4 night minimum stay
$100
$650
$2,000
 
 
Ironman
Sep 30 2017 - Oct 22 2017
23 night minimum stay
$1,500
Flat fee
 
 
Peak Season
Nov 15 2017 - Apr 30 2018
4 night minimum stay
$139
$900
$3,200
 
 
Christmas - New Years
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 3 2018
15 night minimum stay
$2,500
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$139
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Departure Cleaning $175 + Tax
Air Conditioning $140 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.42%

This privately owned vacation condo is operated in full compliance with all Hawaii business license requirements and collects and remits General Excise and Transient Accommodation taxes as required. License #W46056749-01.

Kona Ironman Week - 09/30 to 10/15/2017 - $189/night (5-night min) or $1300/7 nights
Christmas-New Year's Holiday - 12/15/16 - 1/3/17 - $159/night (5-night min) or $1,000/7 nights

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
4 Adults in the unit - add $150 for 7 nights or $25 per night or $350 for 30 nights

Cancellation Policy:
50% refund for cancellation 90 days prior to check-in date.
25% refund for cancellation 89-60 days prior to check-in date.
No refund for cancellation 59 days prior to check-in date.

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