Hidden Paradise Found with Spectacular Views and Great Rates!(16 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1 night
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Condo, 2 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)
Being a ground level unit, the natural breeze keeps the condo cool and comfortable year round. A fully equipped kitchen will allow you to take advantage of the island’s fresh produce and fish while viewing the sunset. Extra linens and beach towels are available at your convenience.
The covered lanai has a gas BBQ, ample outdoor seating, and a retractable sun shade, with splendid ocean views. One advantage of this unit is the private garden - where you will find beautiful flowers and herbs growing, birds enjoying the birdbath and geckoes climbing the drainpipes. The grounds are very well kept with mature landscaping, reminiscent of a botanical garden. Across the driveway, the saline pool is picturesquely situated on the Kona Country Club. Watch golfers tee off at the 9th hole you soak up the sun poolside. Rinse off from the ocean or beach in the open-air hot/cold shower adjacent to the pool.
In this location, a car isn’t a necessity; but if you do, there is secure and shady parking nearby the unit. Both the Hele-On bus and the Keahou Resort open-air trolley stop close by on Ali’i Drive. Many local beaches and attractions are accessible via public transit. The Keahou shopping center has everything you will need - grocery and drug stores, farmer’s market, cinema, post office and restaurants.
Indulge your senses in local finds from the twice weekly farmer’s markets, each in walking distance. Go taste freshly roasted Kona coffee at a local plantation. Snorkel in crystal-clear Kahalu'u bay. Watch dolphins from an outrigger canoe. Visit the historical City of Refuge. Cycle on the same roads as the Ironman. Explore the ocean on a stand up paddle board. Fish for tuna. Visit the vivacious live volcano. Swim with manta rays. Be awakened by soft bird song. Experience the magnificent Hawaiian sunset. This is YOUR paradise!
Let this condo be the home base in Hawaii - this is where your Big Island adventures begin! Contact us today for special summer rates!
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Member since: 2012
- On floor 1
- 960 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
- Very comfortable queen size bed in bedroom, with good ventilation and privacy blinds. Living area features a queen size Murphy bed and a queen hide-a-bed, with a full sized privacy screen in between. 3 single bed size futons for floor available. Four adults are very comfortable and adding 2 kids on the hide-a-bed works. (Most adults don't like sleeping on hide-a-beds) ...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- 2 spacious bathrooms, each with showers, and lots of storage.
- Very well-kept condo. Beautiful downstairs end unit with extra louvered windows to brighten rooms and catch the Hawaiian breezes. No stairs means easy access! Close shady parking. Garden/grass area off lanai with privacy hedge, bird bath and fresh herbs for cooking. Ceiling fans in almost every room. 2 clean, bright and airy bathrooms featuring upscale tile work. Privacy/sun shade on lanai and gas BBQ. Wonderful dining outside, perfect for watching the sunset. Full kitchen w/cuisinart blender/food processor, electric griddle, bread maker, toaster, coffeemaker, electric tea pot. 3 single bed, child-sized futons available. Perfect for couples' or family retreat. Well-maintained pool has new decking and comfortable seating. Saline system is easy on eyes, skin, hair and suits - Kids adore it! Boogie Boards, ice chests and beach gear are included. Beautifully landscaped peaceful, lots of birds and flowers....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Duty Free Shops
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View
- Golf Course Front
- Golf Course View
- Ocean View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 20 - Jan 8, 2017
1 night min stay
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
- Tax Rate 13.41%
Hawaii tax ID # W85945828-01.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Car: Not Necessary
5 minute walk to Keauhou Bay where there is every activity you can imagine including the Hawaiian State Sport of outrigger canoe paddling. Keauhou Canoe Club welcomes guests to experience outrigger canoe paddling. You can swim, snorkel, kayak, stand up paddle and fish. At Keauhou Bay you can take a snorkel cruise to Kealakekua Bay and the Captain Cook Monument, go night diving w/manta rays, scuba dive or go deep sea fishing, all without getting in a car! Golf next door at the Kona Country Club. Walk to Keauhou Shopping Center with a major grocery store, Farmer's Market, pharmacy, cinema, many restaurants, post office, and cute shops to explore. Just a 5 minute drive away is the famous snorkel spot of Kahalu'u and Magic Sands Beach. Kona Country Club Vista restaurant is next to the complex. Keauhou Sheraton Resort w/restaurants and spa is a 3 minute walk. 6 miles to downtown Kona, 20 minutes to airport. The Big Island is waiting for YOU! You can have a fantastic vacation here without a car, just walk and use the shuttle.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: We retired, bought this condo and started having the best times of our lives! I never thought I would be racing outrigger canoes at my age, but wow what fun it has been! We spent the first 4 months or so here without a car and the location is so perfect for walking or biking to whatever you need. We have 2 daughters and 5 grandchildren in CA so we go back and forth and open up the condo to others when we're not here. Life is Good!
Why the Owner Chose Kailua-Kona, HI, USA:
We chose this complex because of the beautiful peaceful grounds, friendly neighbors and we had already fallen in love with Keauhou Bay and were so excited to find a place so close to it. We love having the grocery store so close and a post office, movie theater and pharmacy within walking distance. We like the fact that there are only 48 units here and that it has a secluded off the beaten path feel to it.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
My favorite benefit is to walk to the ocean and enjoy it's beauty. I've fallen in love with outrigger canoe paddling and get on the water almost every day without getting in a car. My grandchildren absolutely love the pool here. Keauhou Akahi has a wonderful feeling to it-it feels like a little hometown.
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Tall windows in the kitchen give a fresh, outdoor feeling - special of Hawaii!
Dining area with teak furniture in Hawaiian-style, plus office with printer.
The super- comfortabel recliner chairs have been known to put some to sleep!
Sliding doors allow the convertible room to become a private second bedroom.
Tranquil, retro-Hawaiian master bedroom with an insanely comfortable bed!
Clean, neat, bright and airy Master Bath. Floor to ceiling window.
Bright and fresh second bathroom with ample storage space
Birds love the garden's birdbath - expect to see visitors throughout the day!
The wonderful saline pool.
Mr. Gecko watching the sunset from the pool. Don't worry - he is friendly!
These beautiful tropical flowers are a frequent sight around Keauhou Akahi!
The fantastic Kona clear warm water will delight your senses!
Kitchen is fully-stocked with appliances for your every culinary need!
Comfortable living room with a pull out queen sized bed and TV.
Convertible room can become a comfortable lounge with unobstructed lanai views.
The sunset from the pool, overlooking the 9th fairway of the golf club.
Lots of storage in the master bedroom - plus a TV with DVD player.
Master wardrobe provides plenty storage.
Lanai area and private lawn with lawn, garden, comfortable seating and BBQ.
Private garden with privacy hedge and convenient parking for cars and bikes.
The pool at dusk- one of the best places to watch the sunset in Kona!
Geckoes are frequent visitors in the private, ground-level garden.
Experience the bliss of your very own tropical garden!
Come relax and enjoy the amazing views only found on the Big Island!
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Friday, December 09, 2016
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