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Across The Street From The Best White Sand Beach In The Area!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,030 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom/2 Bath Across The Street From The Beach With A Partial Ocean View

This upgraded condo is the largest in the complex with a wrap around lanai featuring a partial ocean view on one side and a garden/mountain view on the other with 3 sliders going out to the lanai from the dining room, living room and master bedroom. Recently upgraded with granite countertops in the kitchen and master bath. Marble tile throughout the kitchen, dining room and lanai. The master bedroom has a queen bed, 2nd bedroom has two twin beds that can be put together to make one king. The living room has a new and very comfortable full size sofa bed. Sleeps 4-6. Unit includes a very large refrigerator/freezer with ice maker, microwave, toaster, dishwasher, and fully stocked with kitchen utensils/pots/pans, etc. Outdoor barbecue area next to the pool includes 4 gas barbecues, outdoor kitchen and eating area. The pool area, which includes a hot tub, has been beautifully remodeled with stone features and plenty of chaise lounges and tables with umbrellas. Tennis court is located directly behind the condo, just steps away.


Owner
Karen Davidson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 18, 2017

About Karen Davidson

One-owner family for 25 years, pride of ownership is reflected throughout the condo. Our family has enjoyed this condo, surrounding complex, and the beach since 1987 including three generations of family members. We now would like to share it with our friends and VRBO guests.

Karen Davidson purchased this condo in 1987

Why Karen Davidson chose Kona Coast

Bobbie, the matriarch of the family, fell in love with this area when on vacation and purchased the condo where she lived for 25 years. She was attracted to the beauty and serenity of the area, the beach right across the street, close proximity to town and shopping, and of course - the beautiful pool just steps away.

Amenities

Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1030 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower
    Guest Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Twin beds can be pushed together to form a king
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen
  • The master bedroom suite includes a master bath with a large shower, granite countertops with a vessel sink, stacked washer/dryer unit.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

Across The Street From The Best White Sand Beach In The Area!
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 18 reviews
5

Comfortable condo with everything you need

  • 5 of 5

When I first found this condo on VRBO, I was a bit nervous as I never booked through them before. In the end, everything worked out totally smooth, with no issues and I enjoyed wonderful time in Hawaii. We were group of 4 people and the only downside is that we stayed for 1 week and not longer.

Karen (the owner) is very nice, helpful and responsive to all questions we had. Condo is also very nice, bright, clean and with great location, just a few steps from beach. The beach is however quite crowded during the day, but we were mostly exploring the island not spending much time on the beach, and we were there only once or twice.

You will find lot of stuff in the condo and you will feel like at home. Kitchen is fully equipped, so you can cook for yourself if you want. You will have plenty of towels, some bodyboards, big fridge/freezer with ice maker, etc. This was one of the best vacation stays I had, and I can totally recommend this condo to anyone!

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! So glad you had a wonderful vacation and you found the condo to meet your needs. Karen
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5

Great Condo, great location, great facilities

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Condo from April 7-12. It was exactly as advertised - or even better. The place was clean and well stocked. The pool and HotTub are very well kept. The BBQ area is spotless and includes not only 3 new BBQ's, but a kitchen with sink and even a frig. It is covered and there are 3 tables with chairs. The beach really is right across the street, and it's a nice beach. The covered parking is also nice - well lit at night. We made use of the beach chairs and cooler almost every day. The balcony ( or Lanai ) is huge and has lots of furniture on it. We enjoyed coffee there in the mornings. Lots of towels, the most dishes and cutlery we have ever had at a VRBO rental. Everything worked. A/C was nice. I wouldn't stay anywhere else if we ever return to Kona.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Airy and bright Magic Sands Village condo

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed staying at this 2 bedroom condo. The large wrap around lanai was a real treat. Because the lanai faces west and north, it was a good place to hang out during the day when the sun is out. Being across the street from Magic Sands beach was a real bonus. We spent many an hour at the beach: beware of the surf when it's high, as it was when we were there in late March. The waves were up to 8 feet on some days, which can be very dangerous for swimming or boogie boarding. Excellent stay overall!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, quiet, spacious, a little dated

  • 5 of 5

The unit is very clean! No funky smells. The sofa cushions are at most mildly stained.

The fans are necessary in March but we didn't need the AC unit. The natural light, huge sliding doors, wrap around lanai, outdoor table/chairs yet large indoor dining table were fantastic. Kitchen is a good size for one and has all the supplies (equipment and oil, seasoning, condiment; bring coffee) you need, even containers & cooler to bring to the beach which is so helpful! Fridge with ice/water dispenser was very handy. The Hawaiian wall art is attractive although toddlers may handle them more than a parent would like. The beach umbrella (really appreciated as the sun is very strong here for us), boogie boards, sand toys, drying rack were all used too. The W/D, detergent, etc were so helpful. The unit is fitted with grab bars in the master bedroom and bathroom, along with handicap tall toilets. Anti fatigue mats are nice as long as they are laundered between stays! We slept comfortably in a 'strange' bed given the mattress and pillows are softer than we normally have. The single beds are narrow that I almost wished it was easier to push the beds together for our school age kids.

The kids enjoyed the pool table; we used the BBQ area once; the pool looked nice but may be lacking a shallow area for younger kids. The unit is very close to these amenities and parking is very convenient as one only needs to walk up one flight of stairs. Not sure if office lends tennis racquets but we would have played if available from the unit.

The area is very quiet and feels safe. Barely heard other people when inside even with all the doors open; can hear a youngster running around upstairs but muffled. The birds are noisy in the morning and evening, but we didn't mind. we could see the sunset while dining outside and the sun coming over the mountain from the unit. We haven't gone across the street yet to check out the beach but sure is convenient as we've driven up to an hour to get to sandier beaches. Not a large beach and looks better suited for playing in the waves.

There are a few things that show signs of wear like some of the bathroom fixtures, the master toilet that never fills unless the flush returns to its proper level and the noisy dryer. But everything worked! Another outdoor lounger would have great. given the spaciousness, cleanliness and amenities, it's one of the better valued and enjoyable vacation rentals we've stayed at!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice unit and location

  • 4 of 5

Unit was clean and comfortable and right across the street from the public beach. Karen, the owner, was great and could not have been more accommodating. We would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Overall Great!

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Fully stocked. Great for families. Some pool work was happening, but they made sure to try and keep pool open and work around people.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The condo is located in a quiet garden setting with a partial ocean view just across the street from one of the best white sands beaches on the Big Island. Less than a mile away is a private reserve for some of the best snorkeling around.

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Rates & Availability

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$120
$800
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Tax Rate 13.25%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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