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Ocean Views Epic! - Cozy Country Cottage on Private Ranch, Majestic Ocean Views!

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Ocean view from the deck, owners home below.

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Last updated: 09/19/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

ALOHA! VRBO Calendar is sometimes wrong! SO please send me a message with your request even if it shows the dates are reserved. Thank you!
REVIEWS:
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CLEANING Fee
1 -nights 40.00
3-5 nights - $50.00
6 OR MORE - $75.00

MAUI - if staying in Maui as well, please inquire about our Maui property,

DESCRIPTION
Located in the ultimate country setting, this comfortably rustic OCEAN VIEW cottage is situated on a private gated property with breathtaking VIEWS of ranch land and a 60 mile unobstructed VIEW of coastline. Tranquil and quiet, only those that appreciate magnificent sweeping VIEWS, wide open spaces and starry nights need inquire.

The cottage is ideally set between Hawi and Kamuela (Waimea) on the drier part of beautifully scenic Kohala Mountain Road (hwy 250). Return to the comfort and coziness of the cottage after a day of exploration. The cool elevation is refreshing and the expansive OCEAN VIEWS are unforgettable. A great place to reflect over the days journeys; plan tomorrows adventures or simply write, paint, meditate, yoga or indulge in a great book.

Perfect for low-impact, less is more type of traveler.

Cottage MAXIMUM capacity is 2 persons (a child at any age is a person, again maximum capacity is 2).

Cottage size: 236 sq feet under roof PLUS 345 sq foot lanai.

Cottage is on a slope and the large lanai (deck) is 20 feet high off the ground. Makes for amazing VIEWS- but not suitable for guests with height issues or problems climbing up and down stairs. see photos.

Clean, cozy, and prepped for simplicity, efficiency, and comfort.

AMENITIES
- Assorted toiletries
- Beach and bath towels
- Electric studio fridge
- Propane stove/oven
- Rice cooker
- Coffee maker/coffee grinder
- Blender
- Microwave
- Toaster
- Utensils, cups, plates, etc.
- Hair dryer
- Portable electric heater
- BBQ ( at hosts home)
- Wireless broadband internet(slow, but works)
- Satellite TV
*home phone not available
*Sink located on large lanai
*Shower only
PRIVACY. We are the only ones here.

FUN TOYS:
Beach equipment (beach chairs, boogie boards, umbrella, cooler, NO snorkel gear) available for use.

LOCATION: easy access to world class beaches, hiking, restaurants, golf, spa and anywhere else you would love to discover! Vehicle required to explore the Island.

DRIVING DISTANCES: 1 hour North from Kona airport, 1.5 hours from Hilo airport.
-15 minutes to thriving Waimea town for shopping, restaurants, hospital, banking
- 25 minutes to world class beaches, golf, spa and resorts
- 30 minutes to local country towns of Hawi and Kapaa
- 3 hours from Volcano
- Hiking, both near and far
- Need a car. 4 WHEEL drive not necessary

IMPORTANT NOTES:
- $40.00 - $75.00 Cleaning fee is NOT included in rental rate and due before checking out. Please ask host for payment options.
- Cottage MAXIMUM capacity is 2 persons (a child at any age is a person).
- Located at 3500 ft elevation, temperature ranges around 55 degrees during winter months to mid 80's most of year. It can be cool and like most of the Island, the tradewinds can be stiff. Although we are on the drier part of the Island, it does rain from time to time. Very refreshing, cozy and beautiful!
- Cottage is on water catchment and DELICIOUS for drinking right out of the tap. It is triple filtered, recently tested and exceeds the county standards.
- Smoking is allowed outside -- not in cottage. Located in drier environment, must be fire conscious and water conservative (but comfortable!)

Welcome to the Big Island - you will love exploring here!

Incredible Ocean Views in a private neighborhood, quiet setting. Peace, Quiet, Privacy and Tranquility.

Interaction with Guests
Sometimes we meet guests, sometimes we don't. The cottage is all yours so settle in and make it home.

Other Things to Note: Animals on property.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 520 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, outdoor shower

    Shower outside but under roof see photos...moreless

  • Hot shower, no bathtub

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    kayak available...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Located at main home...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$99

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:


Notes:

SERVICE FEE - this is a fee charged by HOMEAWAY if you use their online booking and payment system. I copied the following explaining the fee, we can avoid this if you pay me directly and NOT book using their online system: Travelers pay the service fee by credit card when paying through the secure HomeAway checkout process. The service fee is only charged to the card once the booking has been accepted by the property owner or manager. The service fee is, on average, approximately 6% of the rental amount, excluding refundable deposit or taxes. This fee is lower than other travel websites that charge a similar fee.

CANCELLATION: 45 day cancellation policy. I will try to fill dates - you are responsible for dates I could not book. I accept online payments thru Homeaway - HOWEVER if you would like to save on FEES they charge, there are other options such as check, Pay Pal for international guests, VENMO etc...we can discuss fee free payment options directly. Thank you!


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 09/19/2016
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Location

6 Miles
Nearest Airport

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

About the owner: Aloha, I am a professional concierge/ travel director and event coordinator/manager. I grew up on the Big Island and recently returned after 15 years on Maui. Its great to be home! Our 'Ohana (Hawaiian for family) enjoys meeting new friends, exploring the great outdoors, adventure, travel and more! We deeply appreciate the peace and tranquility of our home and look forward to sharing it and our knowledge of the Islands with you. With gratitude, Maile and 'Ohana

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
WHEN LEAVING FOR THE DAY 1. Light, Water Faucets, and Propane stove are turned off. 2. Food & trash are contained and or stored in a plastic container or refrigerator. The plastic cooler is very useful for storage. (ie. Loaf of bread, cereal etc). Prevents critters from making themselves at home. 3. Items left on lanai are secure to prevent objects from flying away. 4. If the space heater was used, please unplug. CHECKING OUT – LEAVE DOOR UNLOCKED AND COTTAGE KEYS & GATE REMOTE ON TABLE please! 1. Honor system - I don’t require a deposit, but should these items be missing it costs $5.00 for key and $50.00 for gate opener payable to Maile. I will contact you to return them or pay for replacement. If anything missing or broken, I will let you know as well. (-; 2. We will do the laundry for you as well as take care of any perishables. 3. All of the above under “when leaving for the day”. TOILETRIES and SUPPLIES We start you off with a few items but the rest of your stay is up to you, including ice. If you need something immediately and too troublesome to get to the store, just ask– we just might have it at our house (-; THIS AND THAT – FIRE EXTINGUISHER IN BATHROOM BENEATH TOWEL SHELF 1. Smoking allowed on Lanai, please make sure the fire is out as we are in a volatile fire area. 2. No BAD drugs. 3. BBQ located at the main house. 4. Washer and Dryer, Beach Gear located in the main house – use the back lanai door to enter. INTERNET - POMAI (no password) LOCKBOX for front door is same as the gate code. NIGHTIME: Please take a flashlight with you if returning late at night. Helps light up the path on your return Tip -Take a shower with the lanai door open if you can handle the ocean views and extra chill. We hope that you enjoy your stay. Please do not hesitate to ask us for advice or anything. We are here for you.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Ocean view from the deck, owners home below.

    Ocean view from the deck, owners home below.

  • Rainbows

    Rainbows

  • road into the property - host home ahead, cottage above to the right

    road into the property - host home ahead, cottage above to the right

  • Mild incline - must be able and fit to climb!

    Mild incline - must be able and fit to climb!

  • Sitting area on deck and view of front of cottage

    Sitting area on deck and view of front of cottage

  • Ocean views from kitchen area

    Ocean views from kitchen area

  • View of sleeping and living area from kitchen

    View of sleeping and living area from kitchen

  • Length of living area from kitchen,  front door opposite end

    Length of living area from kitchen, front door opposite end

  • View from far corner

    View from far corner

  • Well supplied kitchen

    Well supplied kitchen

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Ocean View from shower

    Ocean View from shower

  • Ocean Views from deck, host home below

    Ocean Views from deck, host home below

  • Colorful sunsets

    Colorful sunsets

  • Cottage from parking area at base of path

    Cottage from parking area at base of path

  • Deck with outdoor sink to wash dishes (far side of the lanai)

    Deck with outdoor sink to wash dishes (far side of the lanai)

  • Sitting area, ocean view in reflection

    Sitting area, ocean view in reflection

  • View from bed into kitchen and outside lanai

    View from bed into kitchen and outside lanai

  • Raised roofline makes the space roomier. TV Cable Wifi stereo DVD area far right

    Raised roofline makes the space roomier. TV Cable Wifi stereo DVD area far right

  • View from bathroom entrance

    View from bathroom entrance

  • View into the bathroom area from bed

    View into the bathroom area from bed

  • View of bed from the bathroom area, studio fridge to the left in bathroom

    View of bed from the bathroom area, studio fridge to the left in bathroom

  • Shower

    Shower

VRBO #569260

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, September 23, 2016

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