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Red 'Ohana 2bd, Luxury Hawaiian Vacation Home Above Mauna Kea and Hapuna Beach

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Always a great day in Kamuela (Waimea), Big Island of Hawaii

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Last updated: 04/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Fabulous Luxury Hawaiian Style - 2BD & 3BD Homes ** Rent Individual or Together

visit www.redohana.com - for more info, great vacation ideas and planning!

Aloha nui Loa! Minutes from Mauna Kea and Hapuna beaches, the Red 'Ohana 2 bedroom is located in Waimea is a quaint town with breezes and milder temperatures that provide an idyllic Hawaiian environment.

The ultimate in comfort and classic Hawaiian style, this impeccably restored large two Bedroom, one Bath island home has beautiful views of the Kohala Forest Reserve and Mauna Kea. The home comes equipped with designer furnishings & linens and all the best amenities.

Ideally located just minutes from Waimea town center offering many unique shops, galleries, farmer's markets and excellent dining options. The home is very private, quiet and situated on an acre of lush landscaped land with flowers and fruit trees that are intrinsic to well being. Red 'Ohana is classic Hawaiian style architecture with wide hip roofs and a large open covered lanai, the perfect spot to enjoy your cup of coffee in the morning or a glass of wine at sunset.

Waimea town is the best central location to explore everything from the nature of the Big Island ecology to the future of the universe at the Mauna Kea Observatory and of course the best beaches on the island are just minutes away.

You will never forget your stay in this unique home, and you will long to come back! Red Ohana is truly an elegant taste of authentic Hawaii. Your home away from home!
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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 87%
Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome:

    Bring your Keiki! (children). We have Netflix, wireless internet, spacious property to play, and a large covered lanai....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Mahalo for your kokua (support)...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Limited Accessibility

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Charming bathroom with shower Plush red towels and wash cloths

Other Amenities

  • Come to relax, explore, and be a part of our 'Ohana and community! Create a lifelong memory!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Local magazines and Hawaiian guide and history books. ...moreless

  • CD Player
  • Music Library:

    Pandora...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Luaus
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Monument View:

    We are a short drive to the largest intact Hawaiian Hieau (temple) with visitors' center in the state just down 10 minutes down the road....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    You will enjoy a beautiful view of emerald green hills from the foot of the driveway - just like the Paniolos ( Hawaiian Cowboys) did during the famed days of Parker Ranch...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New LG Front Load Dryer...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Pool, track, tennis courts across the street...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Free High Speed...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    High thread count bedding with high quality pillows and down comforters....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Super comfortable, sink into the couch, put your feet up and watch your favorite flicks on the 55" wall screen or plug into the Bose sound system...moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample space, no charge :)...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Large beach towels to take on your adventures and plush red bath towels to dry off at home. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New LG Front Load Washer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Fast and easily accessible. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Both a French Press and Keurig automatic coffee maker and of course, a teapot....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Spoons, spatulas, tongs, pots, pans, cutting boards... you name it. We provide all the items necessary to sauté, grill or bake a delectable meal at the cozy Red 'Ohana. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Enough flatware and tableware for a busy family or a group. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Full size dishwasher. Dishwashing soap provided. ...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    You might want to eat in more than you expect once you see that we have all of the kitchen needs for preparing a modest or fancy family dinner. Color coordinated all in keeping with the Red Ohana...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Red, to match the house!...moreless

  • Oven:

    Large Gourmet Gas range with oven. Baking pans and utensils provided....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Salt and pepper grinders provided. Visit the local farmer's market or grocery store to choose from a variety of fresh local items!...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Large, clean refrigerator with freezer. You won't be lacking space for perishable produce from the farmers markets....moreless

  • Stove:

    Enjoy the large 4-burner, gourmet, gas stove with oven ...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Top load toaster....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Cozy place to enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning or a glass of wine at sunset!...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Large Lanai with little white lights at night. Cushioned lounge chairs, bench seats, eating table with umbrella....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Well manicured and maintained by our landscape specialist. Enjoy the local flowers and fruit trees....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber Gas Grill with grill tools...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Schedule a private lesson across the street at Hawaii Preparatory Academy....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    We have body-boards, coolers, umbrellas and beach chairs....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Festive Season
Dec 16 - Jan 2, 2018
7 night min stay
$375
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$275

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Departure Fee $182
  • Tax Rate 13.416%

Notes:

Room rate is $375 for "Festive Season", December 11-January 3 and requires a 7 night minimum stay.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Keahole Kona Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
In Waimea Town : Big Island Brewhaus
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Mauna Kea and Hapuna Resort
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
In Waimea Town - Merrimens, Redwater Cafe
10 Miles
Nearest Beach
Mauna Kea Beach

Car: Necessary

Red 'Ohana (2BR and 3BR) provides the most authentic connection to old Hawaii with truly ideal weather, plenty of modern conveniences, quick access to resort beaches, and without the feeling of being in a tourist town. Two shopping centers, several art galleries, a performing arts theater, fine and casual dining, a sense of community, and the best beaches in the state are just some of the reasons to stay with us here Kamuela/Waimea. No where else on the island are there 4 weekly farmers markets - 3 on Saturday, 1 on Wednesday. Taste and experience the aloha among friends, families, and farmers. Cook up fresh organic produce and local beef in our gourmet kitchen or BBQ on the lanai. Amenities abound - use the stable of bodyboards, beach chairs, and beach umbrellas. We can suggest, plan, or arrange a tour or itinerary suited to your interests, time, and priorities. At the end of the day, sleep in the most luxurious beds - resort beds won't compare.

Take advantage of our 30 years of hospitality experience and knowledge of this amazing island that we call home. Our personal mission is to exceed your expectations so our attention to detail is evident throughout.

 

Owner info

About the owner: Red ‘Ohana Owner, Laura Monahan, has over 30 years experience in the luxury hotel industry. She is the ultimate host and never misses a detail when it comes to making your stay at the Red ‘Ohana memorable. You can find her most mornings paddling along Mauna Kea Beach or hiking through the beautiful Waimea hills with her two Australian Shepherds. Laura lives in Waimea with her husband and their 2 children. Come experience a piece of paradise here at the Red ‘Ohana! Red ‘Ohana Manager, Megan Peterson, has a background in business and hospitality. She has a passion for creating unique experiences for guests and can assist you with anything from planning a Mauna Kea Summit picnic under the stars, diving with manta rays, or a sunset sail along the Kohala Coast. Megan and her family have been on the Big Island for over 30 years and she and her husband are expecting their second daughter.

Why the Owner Chose Waimea, Hawaii County, HI, USA:
Red 'Ohana distinguishes itself from other vacation rentals first and foremost because of the casual elegance that you just won't find elsewhere except at exorbitantly priced resorts (and without our amenities). Our property is both spacious and private, and the ohanas were the original Parker Ranch caretakers' quarters. Once you explore the island, you will appreciate the mild, temperate climate. The property atmosphere is relaxed and your peace will not be impacted by noisy roosters, coqui frogs, pets, or other animals. Your access to Waimea town is a 5 minute drive and access to beautiful beaches is an easy, scenic 8 minute drive. It would be difficult to find a property with all of features and amenities for the same price elsewhere on the island. Sometimes local residents stay with us for their weekend getaway. Many parents stay with us when visiting their children who attend the prestigious Hawaii Preparatory Academy.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
- Five-star luxury accommodations at lower prices than resorts - Proximity to Hawaii's best beaches, nearby attractions, and east side of the island. - Attentive, experienced concierges for property or activity needs - Strong connection to old Hawaii and historic Parker Ranch, and an active community not overcome with tourists. - Moderate climate - neither hot like the coast nor chilly even at night.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 87%
Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

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Photos

  • Always a great day in Kamuela (Waimea), Big Island of Hawaii

    Always a great day in Kamuela (Waimea), Big Island of Hawaii

  • Enjoy your morning  coffee on the front lanai while the birds wakeup with you.

    Enjoy your morning coffee on the front lanai while the birds wakeup with you.

  • Covered Lanai, Great for hanging out. Completely protected from the elements

    Covered Lanai, Great for hanging out. Completely protected from the elements

  • Spacious Living Room w/55 inch Flat Screen and free Netflix

    Spacious Living Room w/55 inch Flat Screen and free Netflix

  • Counter seats for kids or adults

    Counter seats for kids or adults

  • Spacious Master Bedroom with King sized bed and desk

    Spacious Master Bedroom with King sized bed and desk

  • Adorable Bathroom

    Adorable Bathroom

  • Red 'Ohana at dusk with Kohala mountains the background

    Red 'Ohana at dusk with Kohala mountains the background

  • 2 BR on left and 3 BR on right. Rent individually or together, sleeps 2-12!

    2 BR on left and 3 BR on right. Rent individually or together, sleeps 2-12!

  • Gardens and fruit trees on property for your picking

    Gardens and fruit trees on property for your picking

  • World Famous Mauna Kea Beach 8 mins away!

    World Famous Mauna Kea Beach 8 mins away!

  • Red Ohana, 'Nicest Place to Stay in Waimea'
Close to Beaches and Waterfalls

    Red Ohana, 'Nicest Place to Stay in Waimea' Close to Beaches and Waterfalls

  • Perfect outdoor area for barbeque even when it's raining

    Perfect outdoor area for barbeque even when it's raining

  • Comfortable Living Room and Kitchen

    Comfortable Living Room and Kitchen

  • Fully stocked kitchen with stainless steel appliances and Gas stove

    Fully stocked kitchen with stainless steel appliances and Gas stove

  • Open and Relaxed living space

    Open and Relaxed living space

  • Guest Bedroom with Queen sized bed

    Guest Bedroom with Queen sized bed

  • White lights come on automatically at sunset. Very cozy.

    White lights come on automatically at sunset. Very cozy.

  • Lush landscaping surrounds your private cottage.

    Lush landscaping surrounds your private cottage.

  • Just a really cool place to stay.

    Just a really cool place to stay.

  • One of many nearby waterfalls you can hike to

    One of many nearby waterfalls you can hike to

  • Waipio Valley Black Sand Beach - one of many nearby attractions. Pack a picnic

    Waipio Valley Black Sand Beach - one of many nearby attractions. Pack a picnic

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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