Gorgeous oceanfront beach house with a large private yard directly across from the Polynesian Cultural Center. It's rare to find a home on the North Shore that offers a safe swimming beach right in front of the house. We are a very private single-family 1,500 sq. ft. beach house ... no shared walls, no shared yard and no shared laundry facilities! New luxury king and queen beds, new air conditioners, stainless steel appliances, new refrigerator with ice maker, granite countertops, travertine floors, plantation shutters, Smart TV in living room and plasma TV with cable in 2nd bedroom, Wi-fi high-speed internet, new outdoor grill, microwave, four new ceiling fans, and a full-size washer and dryer.
The home has a huge private, fenced yard for the kids to run and play. We are tucked away from the highway which makes for a quiet setting away from traffic noise. The back of the house faces east and rewards the early riser with spectacular sunrises. From our lanai you may spot sea turtles or monk seals anytime and whales in the winter. Solid steps allow for easy ocean access. This private, reef-protected beach makes it safe to swim right in front of the home, regardless of the season. The "bathtub" area is perfect for kids of all ages.
The roomy home has and two bedrooms, two full baths, a large living room and a dining table which seats six. There is a new luxury king bed in the front bedroom and new luxury queen bed in the back bedroom. Extra sleeping includes a futon and one day bed. A fully-stocked kitchen, dishwasher, new outdoor grill, outdoor table with eight chairs, beach towels and many beach toys are included. There are lots of public beaches located nearby if you want the bigger waves.
Laie is a quiet country town but convenient to Foodland (closed on Sunday), Tamura's (local market open 7-days a week which sells alcohol), and Long's Drug Store. In Laie there is a clean and friendly shopping center with fast food choices such as McDonald's, Taco Bell, Subway and even a small movie theater! The nearby town of Kahuku is famous for its many fun food trucks. Seven Brothers Burgers is a must!
Simply walk across the street to the Polynesian Cultural Center. PCC is Oahu's favorite tourist stop, made famous by its fabulous luau and evening show. The free Hukilau Marketplace, with Pounder's Restaurant, several food trucks, live Hawaiian music, and convenient shopping, is great fun too. We are located just 10 minutes from Turtle Bay Resort and a 20-minute drive to Kualoa Ranch.
No need to fight the crowds in Waikiki or other parts of the island, Bathtub Beach offers the ultimate in tranquility on the North Shore.
Sorry, no weddings, private parties, animals or outdoor camping are allowed on the property.
This property was listed on VRBO in Dec. 2012.