Private Tropical Country & Clean**5mins to Beach-10 Mins to Kailua. Real Hawaii(34 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Unique 1 Bdrm, 1 Bath, W/ Full Kitchen In Private Tropical, Country Setting
This spacious, separate home offers 14 foot vaulted ceilings with skylights (in kitchen and Bathroom only) and traditional windows which invite natural light and cool tropical breezes to comfort and relax you. Ceiling fans and additional standing fans with trade winds cool the cottage - there is no A/C.
The high-end kitchen has complete cooking amenities including a 3-burner cook top, wall oven, dishwasher and stackable clothes washer and dryer.
The spacious living room overlooks a quaint horse ranch and luscious back yard. Enjoy relaxing on the couch while watching nature or your 50' flat screen TV. Choose to disconnect entirely or feel free to use the free internet/WIFI.
Tropical Retreat has a spa-like bathroom. The huge, natural stone walk in shower easily fits two and will wash away any stress that you may have brought with you. The imported vanity and shelves provide all of the storage needed. Hair dryer, beach towels and a variety of personal products provided.
Outside, the private surroundings allow for secured parking and outdoor dining and grilling(propane).
Beach chairs, beach towels, boogie boards, and beach umbrella available for use.
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Member since: 2013
- 800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 2
- Non Smoking Only:
- Not Suitable For Children
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- California King bed
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Mountain Biking
- Surf Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 2 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items
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My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Deposit of $200 in the form of a check will be sent to owner to hold reservation. Damage deposit can be used for damage to property, it's contents or the need for extra cleaning time. If no damage or extra cleaning is needed the check will be destroyed.
Cancellation Policy: If your reservation is cancelled 45 days from your check-in date, then your full security deposit will be refunded to you. If your reservation is cancelled LESS than 45 days from check-in date, then your security deposit will NOT be refunded.
My guests pay US Dollars CASH for total nights and cleaning at check in. I do not accept credit cards or out of state checks. All taxes are built into the nightly rate.
Check-out 10am(flexible when no same day check in)
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Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Waimanalo's Tropical Retreat is surrounded by a luscious, country setting, complete with wild chickens, neighing horses and an occasional surprise visit from majestic peacocks.
The Tropical Retreat Unit is located just minutes to popular Kailua town and gorgeous East side beaches, activities and sights. A short 3-5 minute drive to takes you to Bellows and Sherwood Beaches. These beaches offer 5 miles of sandy coast line for walking and a perfect shore break for boogie boarding and body surfing. Continue on 7 more minutes to Makapu'u beach, Makapu'u lighthouse hike (where you can whale watch in the winter) and/or Sea Life Park. A quick 12-15 minute drive lands you at world famous Lanikai/Kailua Beach, where you can stroll, sunbath or even rent kayaks to explore the nearby Mokulua Islands.
The sweeping Ko'olau mountains grace Waimanalo with a wide variety of hiking trails, just steps away from the rental unit. Bring your road bike and explore the back country roads of Waimanalo on two wheels!
With Kailua being just a short drive from Waimanalo, guests can enjoy the conveniences of restaurants, bars, shopping, spa treatments and sports rentals while having the advantage of returning to a relaxed, private, rural setting.
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: My husband, Jerome and I (Marie), feel very blessed and fortunate to get to call Waimanalo our home. It truly is God's Country! We enjoy the country setting with our two children and lovable dog. We live in a separate, private home on the same one acre property as the Tropical Retreat Cottage. We are a French/English bi-lingual family and are happy to assist you in making your vacation a memorable one. Mahalo!
Why the Owner Chose Waimanalo Beach, HI, USA:
Go explore the island and come back home to our private, tropical cottage! Just 5 mins or less drive to Dr. Beach's best beach in the USA! Private Private Private! Tropical Luxury Great Honeymoon spot Full kitchen Clothes washer and dryer Onsite free parking Incredible Spa like bathroom High end California King sized bed Super clean Well appointed Close to everything, yet far enough to have peace and quiet
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Enjoy a remote country feel, while being just 10 minutes from popular Kailua Town and 5 minutes to US #1 best beach - Waimanalo Beach, rated by famous Dr. Beach!
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Mount Olomana view from courtyard
Double burner cook top.
Teak floors throughout, 14 foot vaulted ceilings and lots of light.
Relaxing living room with recycled boats made into furniture.
Living room additional seating made out of recycled boats.
Bring whatever you want...there's plenty of room in the master closet.
More space in the master closet.
Inviting and romantic California King bed with fine linens.
Large natural stone shower with plenty of room for two!
Beautiful Waimanalo beach facing Rabbit Island and Makapu'u. Three minute drive
Front courtyard and entry with BBQ and dining area
Great lighting and a dishwasher...plus a stream view while you do dishes.
Galley style kitchen with all amenities. Sky light adds natural light.
Full view of living room
Relax and watch the large flat screen TV with full dish cable.
View of living room from bedroom side of cottage
Enjoy your morning coffee on the back patio that looks over tropical foilage
Bedroom looking onto window. Trade winds cool this room for peaceful sleeping.
Spacious spa-like bathroom with plenty of storage space.
Bathroom facing bedroom. Towels and wash clothes are provided.
Sherwood beach in Waimanalo. Escape to the "shade shack" on super hot days.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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