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Sweet Ohana for 2 at Beautiful Kealakekua Bay, Only a 2 Minute Walk to Bay

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Ground floor Ohana with comfortable living room

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Last updated: 08/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Sweet Ohana State Tax ID# W90025150-01
The cozy 1 bedroom apartment (ohana), Hawaii , situated below a family home in a garden setting with two separate entrances. The kitchen, located in a corner of the living room has a full refrigerator, range/oven, and microwave. A table and chairs are on the lanai and there is a fold out dining table for inside dining. The screened doors and windows offer gentle breezes and allow the bird songs to wake you each morning. An air conditioner has been added for guest comfort during warm weather. Kealakekua Bay is a 2 minute walk away and Manini Beach is a five minute walk and a wonderful place to spend an hour or a day in the beautiful small park with a sandy cove and friendly people, or to snorkel among the many tropical fish that abound in this underwater preserve. Sunsets at Manini Point are spectacular, and the benches provide a nice place to sit and enjoy the view. Spinner dolphins leap from the bay most mornings and Humpback Whales are commonly seen in the bay or out breaching out at sea during February through April. They give birth to their calves is the bay and you can hear the slap of their tails and their vocalizations during the night. This area is a quiet village called Napoopoo and there are no stoplights, stores, or crowds. All shopping and dining are located up the hill 4 miles in Kealakekua, Capt. Cook, or the other local villages of Kealakekua or Kainaliu town.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    There is a fold out cot for a child...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Although ohana is has small living room a wheelchair can manage...moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    a fold out cot is available, suitable for child....moreless

  • This is a full sized bedroom with a queen size bed. A comfortable sofa sits facing the bed. Bedside tables and lamps are beside the bed and the sofa has a reading lamp. There are two dressers, one in bedroom and one in closet area. Additional shelves are available in closet....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom has makeup mirror over sink and counter, there is a full size mirror behind door. Bathtub/shower has sliding glass doors with towel racks. Storage space is available under counter or behind makeup mirror. A hair drye is supplied. An air conditioner has been placed in the bathroom to blow cooler air into the bedroom and living room without blocking other window views....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The small size of apartment and budget price makes this ohana a perfect option for a single person or couple who wish to vacation at Kealakekua Bay and enjoy the quiet beauty of old Hawaii. The Ohana is located below an island style home which is now occupied by a quiet working couple. Kevin and John are more than willing to help you with any questions you might have....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Book shelf with assorted selections including the "Hawaii, Big Island Revealed" which is an excellent guide to the island and one we use even after many years on the island....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Located on side of television...moreless

  • Games:

    Cards, card shuffler, and backgammon ...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Hawaiian and contemporary Music...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable has many choices. Information on channel 56...moreless

  • Stereo:

    DVD player is located within the television...moreless

  • Television:

    Cable television and DVD player...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Music DVDs with a selection of traditional Hawaiian and contemporary music some video's are supplied. A video store is just up the hill in Captain Cook....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Library
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Only a 4-5 minute walk away...moreless

  • Downtown:

    Kailua Kona for big shopping is 1/2 hour away. Small town shopping is 4 miles away....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    The Mountain (Pali) is the backdrop of the view. ...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Only a 2 minute walk away...moreless

  • Rural:

    Rural greenery with large trees and lawn. Ocean surf is heard at night and early mornings....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Folding dining table is in living room for your use folded along side the sofa or opened up for use as table....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Set in the small bathroom that blows directly into the bedroom and living room when all the windows are closed....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Wireless internet available and a new television with cable access. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Cozy living room with Sofa, 2 comfortable chairs, television DVD combo, desk and stool. An extra folding chair is stored in closet. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    coffee grinder for whole beans, also drip for single cups as well as a regular coffee pot. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All needed dishes and Utensils for 2 - 4 people....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Full kitchen with blender coffee maker, microwave and everything you would need to make your stay comfortable....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas stove and oven...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayak rental for Bay use located up the hill in Kealakekua. We recommend Kona Boys. They lead safe and informative tours....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Outside door with table, umbrella and 4 chairs...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large yard with tropical plants and trees...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Snorkel gear provided. Some sunscreen also available. There are also 2 bagged beach chairs stored next to the snorkel gear for your use....moreless

Building Type

  • House

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$90
$620 $2,400
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $100
  • Tax Rate 13.416%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Reservations require a 50% deposit to confirm reservation.

Balance is due six weeks prior to arrival.

Check in is 4 P.M., Check out is 10. a.m.


Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 08/25/2016
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Kona International Airport, Hawaii
4.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Capt. Cook
11.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Kona Country club
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 11
4.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Capt. Cook, Hawaii
0.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Manini Beach

Car: Necessary

The bay is a site of an Ancient Hawaiian Temple or Heiau and overlooks Captain Cook Monument through the ruins of an ancient Hawaiian Village. Napoopoo is the perfect spot of an early morning stroll. Snorkel, Swim and Picnic at Manini Beach, Stroll to lovely and secluded Ke'ee Beach. Jog or walk South 4 miles on a level road or drive down this road to visit Pu'uhonau O Honaunau, a fully restored ancient site of refuge. Snorkel at Two Steps near Honaunau, a popular snorkel and dive spot. For a visit near the volcano, South Point and Black Sand Beach.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 1979

About: This home has been in the family since 1979. The Ohana was built for our Uncle has been used by family and friends ever since. I have lived in the Ohana part time for the last 10 years. I live in rural Northern California on our beef ranch and am a retired Hospice Nurse. I spend my time between the Ohana and my mainland home. I enjoy spending 3-4 months a year in the Ohana alone or with friends. I would like others to share this experience.

Why Captain Cook, HI, USA:
The Ohana is decorated with comfortable personal touches that make it feel like a home. This ohana is so very close to Kealakekua Bay that we spend most days while there snorkeling or swimming. The water is warm as are the local people which make special days and a unique true Hawaiian experience. You will love the old time feel of the Bay and quiet days away from the city. Exploring the small towns at the top of the hill give you a look at old Hawaii.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
This Ohana is in a perfect location. The comfortable personal touches inside this little home make it easy to relax. The proximity of the Bay make this Ohana special. There is also a cot that is available for a child or extra visitor. The view from the living room window offers a peek-a-boo look at the distant ocean.


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Photos

  • Ground floor Ohana with comfortable living room

    Ground floor Ohana with comfortable living room

  • Kitchen area, full size refrigerator is opposite stove.

    Kitchen area, full size refrigerator is opposite stove.

  • Full sized sofa in bedroom.

    Full sized sofa in bedroom.

  • Ohana with stairway to home above. Home is occupied by a quiet working couple

    Ohana with stairway to home above. Home is occupied by a quiet working couple

  • Lanai

    Lanai

  • View of yard from ohana

    View of yard from ohana

  • Kealakekua Bay as seen from top of Napoopoo Road.  We are at the bay on left.

    Kealakekua Bay as seen from top of Napoopoo Road. We are at the bay on left.

  • Kealakekua Bay, my favorite snorkeling spot. Calm most days and beautiful fish.

    Kealakekua Bay, my favorite snorkeling spot. Calm most days and beautiful fish.

  • Manini Beach, picnic tables and grassy park for your day at the beach.

    Manini Beach, picnic tables and grassy park for your day at the beach.

  • Snorkeling at 2 Steps. 4 miles down Puuhonua Rd., City of Refuge in distance.

    Snorkeling at 2 Steps. 4 miles down Puuhonua Rd., City of Refuge in distance.

  • Turtle (honu) feeding on coral, Kealakekua Bay in photo I took.

    Turtle (honu) feeding on coral, Kealakekua Bay in photo I took.

  • Beautiful flower, found along coast

    Beautiful flower, found along coast

  • Entry to Ohana living room

    Entry to Ohana living room

  • Queen bed in separate private bedroom

    Queen bed in separate private bedroom

  • Bathroom with full tub and shower

    Bathroom with full tub and shower

  • Lanai and seating area

    Lanai and seating area

  • To parking area from Lanai and doorway

    To parking area from Lanai and doorway

  • Breadfruit tree

    Breadfruit tree

  • A 2 minute walk from the Ohana. Perfect for morning coffee and dolphin watching.

    A 2 minute walk from the Ohana. Perfect for morning coffee and dolphin watching.

  • Calm. sandy entrance at Manini Beach and start to great snorkeling or swim.

    Calm. sandy entrance at Manini Beach and start to great snorkeling or swim.

  • Captain Cook Monument across Bay. You can Kayak or walk down hill to monument.

    Captain Cook Monument across Bay. You can Kayak or walk down hill to monument.

  • Hawaiian sunset at the Picnic area, City of Refuge. BBQ's are great here.

    Hawaiian sunset at the Picnic area, City of Refuge. BBQ's are great here.

  • Dolphins diving, Kealakekua Bay.
My photo isn't great, but the dolphins are very curious and will swim right up to you to play.

    Dolphins diving, Kealakekua Bay. My photo isn't great, but the dolphins are very curious and will swim right up to you to play.

  • Plumeria from tree in yard

    Plumeria from tree in yard

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Thursday, August 25, 2016

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