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Tiki Hut Cottage - Lush Tropical Garden, Walk to Tunnels Beach

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
5 nights

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Capture the magic of this romantic cottage. Large picture windows, open beam ceilings and sky lights bring views of lush tropical gardens with towering Cook pines. Two covered lanais for pupus, mai-tais and outside dining. After an adventurous day on the Kalalau Trail, you can star gaze in your private hot tub under the moonlight in this serene, beautiful , private, half acre surrounding. 'Pau Hana', your Tiki, combined with landscape lighting, enhances the romance and intrique of your evenings. You will find the gardens abundant with flowering tropical plants, orchids, fruit trees and water gardens. The avid gardeners and owners private home share a portion of this property.

You are just a few minutes walk from miles of sandy beach, beginning at Haena Point, the prime location for shell seeking affectionados at sunrise. As you make your way down the shoreline of Tunnels (Makua Beach) to Haena Beach Park, be sure to visit the wet and dry caves, Limahuli Tropical Gardens and Ke'e Beach. For those who want to experience the majestic Napali coast, the challenging Kalalau trail head begins at Ke'e Beach and takes you to Hanakapai Beach and the Kalalau valley.

Taking a 15 minute scenic drive, crossing 7 one lane bridges with view planes of the ocean and beaches to Hanalei Bay and Princeville, provides you with all the services you may want, such as: Local Hawaiian memorabilia, helicopter tours, world class golfing, restaurants, nightly entertainment, local farmers markets on Tuesdays and Saturdays, grocery stores, post office and banks.

Beach towels and chairs, snorkel equipment, boogie board and ice chests are provided for your exclusive use.

What more can we tell you? Come visit this beautiful property on the garden island for your vacation of a lifetime.

Keywords: Cottage, 1 bedroom, 1 bath (sleeps 2)

More Details

Owner
C.B. & Toni
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2017

About C.B. & Toni

Retired couple from Southern California, full time residents of Kauai for 19 years.

C.B. & Toni purchased this cottage in 1998

Why C.B. & Toni chose North Shore

Beauty and ambiance of Kauai's unparalleled North Shore.

What makes this cottage unique

Privacy, natural beauty, deep country living, and walks on the beach.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(40 traveler reviews)

Tiki Hut Cottage - Lush Tropical Garden, Walk to Tunnels Beach
average rating of 4.85 based on 40 reviews
5

Paradise found!

  • 5 of 5

Although a bit off the beaten track, this wonderful place is pure paradise - perfect location - walking distance down a flowererd path to the most stunning beaches, although the waves made it too rough to play in, watching the layers of waves, turtles and spectacular scenery on a non-busy beach was so amazing. Every time we went out, the soundtrack to Rodgers & Hammerstein's "South Pacific" kept playing in my mind.

As for the Tiki hut - it was perfect, cozy, nicely and thoughtfully decorated and given all the essentials and amenities needed. Not one, but two lanais, hot tub, fresh flowers and all. I can't imagine any place will live up to the Tiki Hut, surrounded by beautiful plants in the garden/yard. Owners (and Nugget) were friendly but they gave us privacy. Outdoor shower was great. We are now on Maui staying at more of a condo style place which has similar amenities, but so much less character, warmth and personal touch. If you like really getting away and being in true paradise, this is it! Can't think of a thing we would change. The last few miles getting there are a bit tricky at night since the roads wind and there are 1 lane bridges. If you want a resort or being around a variety of restaurants or busy beaches, this may not be for you. But if you love relaxing in nature, in a simple but charming home away from home, this is it! We loved it! Everything was as described and even better than expected. Clean and well maintained. We hope to come back! Thank you for a truly memorable get-away!

As for nearby food, we enjoyed Sushi girl, Dolphin for fresh fish, and the farmers market and Big Save for our groceries. We enjoyed cooking at home, using grill. The kitchen was well stocked with equipment. The book on Kauai was a gem. The beach chairs and towels were great. This place is near the end of the road. Waimea canyon would have been a long trek so we did a great helicopter tour out of Lihue.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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4

Lovely secluded property

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Tiki Hut. It is set in a gorgeous garden and is nicely decorated in an island theme. Toni and CB have thought of everything to make you welcome and comfortable. It is a few one lane bridges from Hanalei where you can shop, book excursions and go to restaurants. We fixed most of our evening meals at the cottage to avoid having to drive back in the dark. The beaches, which are a short walk down a dirt road, are beautiful with views of Makana (Bali Hai). There was very few people on the beach so you have lots of privacy and quiet time. Thank you Toni and CB for sharing your little slice of paradise.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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5

Paradise in paradise

  • 5 of 5

The location was wonderful. The accommodations were comfortable, the landscape beautiful and the owners attentive to all our needs. The basket of local treats and fruit, the chilled bottle of white wine in the refrigerator, Toni's fresh flower arrangements in every room...we can't say enough. Thank you Toni and CB for making this stay absolutely fabulous.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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4

fabulous setting, cozy little space

  • 4 of 5

Ideal location within walking distance to Tunnels Beach, gorgeous garden setting, cozy cottage for two.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first trip to Kauai and we could not have picked a more perfect place to stay! The Tiki Hut exceeded our expectations. Toni and C.B. have created a tropical paradise, the perfect place to relax and recharge and the location can’t be beat! A short walk to Tunnels Beach where you will find the best sunsets on Kauai and close to the charming town of Hanalei.

Toni and C.B. provide everything we needed - beach towels, beach chairs, snorkel equipment and coolers. We loved having a BBQ to grill dinner and eat by candlelight on the lanai. Thank you sharing your paradise with us!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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5

Loved it

  • 5 of 5

The Tiki Hut was a wonderful spot for the final days of our Kauai vacation. On the site, we enjoyed the interior space, ate on the lanais, read in the chair swing and hammock, walked the garden, soaked in the hot tub, and greeted Nugget the dog. It was a perfect location to explore north shore attractions from Hanelei and Tunnels Beach to the Napali Coast. Thank you Toni and C.B.!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
36 Miles
Lihue
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Mediterranean Gourmet
Nearest Golf
13 Miles
Prince Golf Course, Princeville
Nearest Motorway
1 Metres
Kuhio Hwy.
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Mediterranean Gourmet
Nearest Beach
1 Metres
Tunnels/ Makua Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Tunnels (Makua) Beach and Reef
Nearest Point of Interest
Ke'e Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Limahuli Tropical Gardens
Nearest Point of Interest
Lumahai Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Haena Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$300
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
cleaning $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.41%

TVNCU-5161
TA- 143-673-9584-01
GE-143-673-9584-01

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Haena Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full shower and tub. Also outdoor hot/cold shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Tempur-pedic bed with sleep cool topper. (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
New Ceiling fans replaced 12/1/2015

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