Enchanting Rainforest Hideaway, on 2 Private Acres(15 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Very private, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath Spacious, Well Equipped Cabin
Beautiful custom vacation home on 2 private acres in a rainforest setting all for yourself with no one else around.
The house is romantic, peaceful and clean. Perfect for honeymooners, personal retreat, Eco travelers, yogis, adventurers, or anyone who just wants to get away from it all, but still be close enough to all that the Big Island has to offer.
We are centrally located in Puna, 15 miles south of Hilo, 5 miles outside of the quaint town of Pahoa with all its restaurants and shops. Spend your days exploring the near by warm ponds, black sand beach, snorkeling, hiking, restaurants, waterfalls, Volcanoes National Park, current lava flows, Mauna Kea summit, museums, and much more.
You can relax on the over sized bamboo furniture in the large screened-in living room and hear the songs of the rainforests' birds and frogs as you look out onto the lush jungle landscape..
The bedroom has a comfortable queen size Sealy posture pedic mattress. High thread count organic linens are provided for your comfort. Hand crafted, custom double doors lead out onto the lanai.
The kitchen has a full size refrigerator, stove/oven, custom cabinets and tiles, pots, pans, toaster, coffee maker, blender, plates, glasses, bowls, cutlery, coffee and coffee grinder, tea, condiments and spices. Sliding glass doors lead out onto the lanai.
There's a phone, internet, washer/dryer, outdoor shower, BBQ, boogie board, snorkel gear, tent, guidebooks and other thoughtfully provided special touches to make your stay very comfortable and relaxing.
The art nouveau inspired bathroom features an antique clawfoot bathtub and a pedestal sink. Fluffy towels and bubbles are provided.
Drive onto the property and experience the enchanting elegance of the lush Hawaiian garden filled with exotic tropical plants, flowers, palms and bamboo. Very private, this your own personal piece of old style Hawaiian paradise. There is a small orchard and guests are welcome to enjoy the harvest when in season.
This house inspires relaxation, come join us for the vacation you deserve.
From $125.00 per night, $800 per week, $3,000 per month, depending on season, double occupancy, plus a $75.00 cleaning fee. 14% Hawaiian Transient Accommodation Tax is additional. Extra person $15 per night up to 4 people (children/ babies traveling with guests are considered additional occupants). Extra (air) bed and bedding available. Smoking permitted outside only. ****some terms do change for stays of 31 days or longer****
Member since: 2013
- 1 story
- 800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Private Chef
- Limited Accessibility
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Equestrian Events
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
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Lawn / Garden:
Large lawn area outside of the house with many exotic tropical plantings in the garden. There is a small orchard toward the front of the property and guests are welcome to the fruit when in season. ...moreless
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- cleaning fee $75 + tax
- Tax Rate 13.35%
Strict Cancellation policy- 50% refund up until 1 month prior to arrival, except fees. No refund if cancellation is 1 month or less before arrival. (subject to owners discretion) Additional guests - $15 / person - Per-Person Adjustment - Fee applies to parties of more than 2 guest(s)
All reservations are subject to a $75 cleaning fee. 9.25% Hawaiian Transient Accomadation Tax not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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We are located close to Volcanoes National Park and Kalapana where the active lava flows down the volcano and meets the ocean. This is one of the world's most active volcanoes and viewing is quite easy and accessable. The park is other worldly and the flows are fantastic. You can view by helicopter, boat, car or my favorite, on foot. Local guides available and recommended. Not to be missed, a real bucket list experience.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: Fun loving couple, semi retired from the entertainment business, now living in the jungles of east Hawaii. World travelers, we spend most our days organic farming and building our rammed earth house. We live up the road from the Rainforest Hideaway on a separate property. Our friendly and well behaved dogs, Jackson and Frankie, often join us to greet our guests upon arrival. Andrew, originally from Australia, designs and builds custom homes and is a FEO Officer and tanker driver for the local Volunteer Fire Department. Connie is a wardrobe stylist and yoga instructor at a local yoga center.
Why the Owner Chose Pahoa, HI, USA:
The Enchanting Rainforest Hideaway is a unique and very private property. Located in a rare old growth jungle/rainforest area of Puna with many native and exotic plants and trees, yet still just a mile from the highway, 200 ft. off a paved road. (unpaved road is maintained and fine for rental cars) The perfect location to get away from it all but still be close enough to all the sights, restaurants and activites. Many other places you share the house or property with others, but not here. This is 2 acres all to yourself, beautifully landscaped with many extra touches to make your stay more relaxing and enjoyable.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Enchanting Rainforest Hideaway has been awarded 2014 Certificate of Excellence for consistently earning top ratings from our guests. Follow/ 'like' us on Facebook ~ Enchanting Rainforest Hideaway Hawaii Island, aka the Big Island, was ranked number 7 as the World's Best Island destinations in Travel and Leisure magazine, Winter 2012. Come explore one of the planets' most beautiful islands for yourself.
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Enchanting Rainforest Hideaway on 2 private acres with no one else around.
The Rainforest Hideaway hidden behind the trees and orchids
The double doors from bedroom open out onto the lanai and tropical garden
Custom tiles and cabinets in the kitchen
Art Nouveau inspired bathroom, very clean
Outdoor shower (hot & cold running water) among the palm trees
Statue of Shiva in the garden
Orchids are everywhere in the garden
Swim with turtles
Turtles on the beach
Sunset on the Volcano
Driving onto the property, you enter your own peice of Hawaiian paradise
Enjoy the sights and smells of the rainforest from the screened-in living room
Fully equipped kitchen for all your needs, the door slides open onto the lanai
Claw foot bath tub for soaking and relaxing, bubbles included!
Tile mural in the bathroom
View from the bedroom lanai
Papayas grow in the orchard
Young coconuts are abundant on the island
Hike the Kilauea Iki trail through the crater
Sunset at the summit of Mauna Kea
Jumping off the tower at Coconut Island
Frankie and Jackson. Sometimes they come with us to greet you upon arrival.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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