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Hibiscus Cottage nestled in private Puna Rain Forest

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 720 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom/1 bath cottage, private yet centrally located in the Puna District

My two bedroom cottage is nestled in the rain forest 30 minutes south of Hilo. It’s private and secluded yet centrally located for all that the Puna district has to offer.

The ¼ acre property is surrounded by large Eucalyptus, Ohia and Avocado trees. Nestled amongst those are a large variety of plants and fruits including: bananas, pineapples, pomelos, tangerines and many tropical flowers.

The cottage comfortably sleeps 2-4 people and has two bedrooms. The front bedroom is off the kitchen, has a full sized bed, a private sliding glass door to the front lanai and direct access to the bathroom. There is a folding screen that can be used for extra privacy from the rest of the house. The back bedroom is entered through the french doors, has a queen sized bed, and private access to the backyard.

The kitchen is fully equipped with a fridge, stove, microwave, dishes, all cooking dishes and utensils as well as some of my favorite cookbooks. I have a satellite TV, DVDs, CDs, books and internet for your at home entertainment. There is a boogie board and snorkel gear as well as beach towels for your outdoor adventures.

Enjoy day outings to Warm Ponds, Tide Pools, Volcano National Park and numerous farmers markets, then come home to your tropical getaway and fall asleep to the lulling songs of the coqui frogs.

TAT/GET License #W50814334-01

More Details

Owner
Emily Carr
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2017

About Emily Carr

I'm Emily. I instantly fell in love with the island the first time I was here and left with one goal in mind, to find that perfect piece of property and move as soon as possible. Only several months later did i find Hibiscus Cottage and couldn't believe how lucky I was. I hope to someday move here, in the meantime I want to share my little slice of heaven with you. I live in Boulder City Nevada just outside of Las Vegas and am a Stage Manager at Cirque du Soleil.

I hope you enjoy the cottage as much as I do.

Emily Carr purchased this house in 2013

Amenities

Pahoa House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 720 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Front Bedroom - 1 double
    Back Bedroom - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

Hibiscus Cottage nestled in private Puna Rain Forest
average rating of 4.928571 based on 28 reviews
Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota
5

Cozy and Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Great cottage for my husband and I during our 10-day stay. Having the security system made us feel better leaving our stuff there when we're gone. Quiet, nice neighborhood and has everything you need!

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great property near Pahoa

  • 5 of 5

This property was really adorable. We loved the privacy and the place was clean and very nice. The owner was also very accommodating, letting us check in early.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

quiet, well kept, every thing as advertized.

  • 5 of 5

The stay was great, frogs noisey but we got used too that,the flowers and avacadoes were delicious. The neighbors had a garage sale and were very friendly also be sure too try the fish and chips in pahao at the strip mall by the grocery store, ithree kinds . So much to see, be sure to attend the out door market on hwy 130,every sunday, the food, gifts and produce are outstanding. If you like that, the city market in Hilo is even bigger and better. I will recommend the stay here for anyone who wants a quiet stay with no hassles.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saskatoon, Sk., Can.
5

Lovely Hawaiian ambience

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed staying in this beautiful cottage in the rainforest! It's very cosy and comfortable, and everything we needed was provided. The yard is a delight, filled with tropical plants and trees, birds, geckos, and coqui frogs. It's a perfect location for exploring the south-east part of the Big Island, as it's close to Volcanoes National Park, Hilo, and many fascinating and scenic coastal areas. Thanks for the opportunity to stay in your cottage, Emily!

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very cute and clean!! Loved it! Out in the middle of the rain forest.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our 2-day stay. Great selection of DVDs. Enjoyed kicking back watching movies after a busy day biking out to see the lava flowing and swimming in the warm pools. I will definitely come back again!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Buena Park, CA
3

*****

  • 3 of 5

Hibiscus cottage was cute and cozy not cozy like not enough room. Cozy like comfortable. Quiet, private, and pretty everything you need is right there. There are a number of restaurants 3-5 miles away in pahoa and old pahoa just down the road.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Pahoa House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$75
$450
$1,350
 

Additional information about rental rates

One time cleaning fee $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 13.41%

Damage deposit will be returned on the following business day after check out is complete.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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