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5 Bedroom Home With Open Plan, Ocean and Golf Course Views - Queens Bath Lookout

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 3,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Newly installed 12 person pool with jets!

Whale Hale is a spacious 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath home proudly perched on the bluff above Queens Bath in Princeville, Kauai' where you can see and hear the ocean. From the grand entry staircase to the family friendly dual living rooms, this home was designed to suit large parties or intimate gatherings. This 3,800 square foot home has gorgeous views from every window. It's a short hike down to the Queens Bath where you can swim in a natural ocean made pool. There are views of the golf course and ocean views on 3 sides of the house!

Three bedrooms have a private en-suite bathroom. Our home is stylishly furnished and we have made every effort to accommodate your needs. We've even included beach towels and beach chairs for use during your stay.

The upstairs area includes a full service kitchen with a gas cooktop plus another full electric range, two dishwashers and a large pantry. A center island provides plenty of work surface for multiple cooks in the kitchen. And there are granite countertops throughout. The enormous open plan airy room has a vaulted ceiling. Additionally there is a pool table for loads of indoor fun.

One of the bedrooms is upstairs with an ensuite bathroom and views of the mountains, golf course, and ocean. This room has a Queen bed.

The other four bedrooms are on the ground level. They comprise 2 master suites and two bedrooms with 2 single beds each. These single rooms can be converted to Kings. The single bedrooms have a separate guest bath to share. One of the master suites looks like a small studio with a private sitting area.

Outdoor amenities allow you to enjoy our amazing Kauai weather and views. In the back yard, facing the ocean, is a free standing pool with jets that can accommodate up to 12 people. There are sitting areas on all 3 decks with an outdoor living sofa set on the back lanai overlooking the ocean. The large front deck boasts views of the golf course and beach and includes 4 lounge chairs and a large dining table with bistro umbrella. There is also a ping pong table in the garage which will allow for hours of fun - especially when we're having one of our tropical showers that keep the garden island green and lush.

You will be conveniently located in the community of Princeville. Within one and a half miles are two world class golf courses, several beaches, the Princeville Shopping Center and the St. Regis Princeville Resort with its amazing restaurants and beach. A short drive in either direction allows you to enjoy all that Hanalei Bay has to offer as well as surfing, diving, snorkeling, kayaking, hiking, horseback riding, and even zip lining.

We know you'll enjoy your stay at our modern Hawaiian Home and look forward to making your stay perfect!

More Details

Owner
Lia MacDonald
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

About Lia MacDonald

We are a family of 5 from The San Francisco Bay area in California.

Lia MacDonald purchased this house in 2014

Why Lia MacDonald chose North Shore

We are dedicated to making this a home your family and group will enjoy. We have tried to think of everything you may need to have the best vacation ever.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The house, the location, and the weather all played their significant parts in making our week together a memorable outing. This holiday away from our crowded daily lives in Silicon Valley offered opportunities to relax, dream, decompress, and, most importantly, time to reconnect with our loved ones.

We were initially concerned about the specter of inclement weather. Parts of Kauai are renowned for their prodigious amounts of rainfall but, at least while we were there, the heaviest precipitation of our trip was limited to the nighttime. That’s not to say that we didn’t encounter daytime rain; it’s just that when it came, it was light and usually lasted only a short time.

For our purposes, the location of this property was perfect. We all spent some time on nearby beaches; how could you come to Hawaii and not? At other times, we went exploring, either at the shops in the neighboring communities or over the lesser-traveled roadways in the area to find out what lay around the next corner. Both were delightful.

The house itself provides a wonderful balance of openness and coziness. We could wander from one area to another, depending on our needs at the time. The group consisted of nine people on an extended-family vacation, ranging from grandparents and parents to two teenagers, a pre-teen, and a two-year old. We had plenty of room to spread out, giving each of us our own space or, occasionally, we would find ourselves in ad hoc groups, constructing jigsaw puzzles or formulating a plan for the day.

To relax in the hot tub at the end of a hard day shopping or beachcombing or to take advantage of one of the decks’ serenity to just meditate, surrounded by subtle background sounds of wind, birds, and the Pacific Ocean crashing relentlessly into the nearby cliffs; ahhh, this is the life!
Dec 2014
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Amenities

Princeville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Golf Course View
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Downstairs Guest Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Upstairs en-Suite Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Upstairs Guest Bathroom 5 - toilet
    Master Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Master #1 - Jacuzzi Tub and Separate Shower Master #2 - Tub and Separate Shower Downstairs - Bathtub and double sinks for Guest Bedrooms Upstairs Bedroom - Full Bathroom Upstairs Guest Bathroom - 1/2 Bath
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom 2 - 1 king , California King
    Master Bedroom 1 - 1 king , California King
    Upstairs Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Guest Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Can be converted to a King.
    Guest Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Can be Convered to a King
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

5 Bedroom Home With Open Plan, Ocean and Golf Course Views - Queens Bath Lookout
average rating of 4.939394 based on 34 reviews
5

The house is spacious and well equipped for a large group.

  • 5 of 5

The house is spacious and well equipped for a large group. Our party of nine adults took full advantage of the kitchen to gather and prepare meals together. Smart layout with two dishwashers and two cook tops. The view from every direction is beautiful. The house is in a great location and easy access to the grocery store and beaches. You'll find beach chairs and surf boards and a cooler in the garage and once back home a great entertainment system in the common area. The 12 person hot tub is a plus. We highly recommend spending time at Whale Hale.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review. It was a pleasure having you.
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San Francisco, CA
5

Great northside of Kauai vacation home

  • 5 of 5

Very well maintained house. We had a couple minor issues and the contact Tonya was great about following up and keeping us informed. The hot tub was awesome. Great location for the north side.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Petersburg, Alaska
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, large, well maintained home, inside & out. Ten of us gathered for a family reunion and we were very comfortable. It is an excellent location for golfing but a considerable distance from any beaches. Had a couple rainy days so the pool table was a fun thing to have.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great home!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful views from both decks. Fantastic kitchen dining area. Huge hot tub - though it takes at least a day to warm up so you need to tell them to turn it on in advance. Overall, a wonderful home.

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Outstanding home with beautiful views from front and back decks!

  • 5 of 5

Our daughter got married in Kauai and the family all stayed together in this beautiful home. It was perfect for us to be together for dinners and have the wedding party over for dinner too. What special memories were made here!

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful home on a beautiful island! The newly painted walls and new floors in trendy light gray made the house look like new! The property is obviously well tended, and it shows throughout. Our party of eight retirees loved the lanais overlooking the ocean with the sound of the waves crashing on the rocks. We could have spent our whole day on the lanais just listening and watching the ocean. Instead we kept our stays there to morning coffee and evening happy hour.

But we loved other aspects of the house as well, such as the three en-suite baths, the open-concept living area, and the 8-person hot tub. They were all well used! Even the little things were well thought out, from the well stocked spice rack to the generous supply of towels to the facial and toilet tissue supplies.

Our favorite hike was through the Limahuli Garden and Preserve just north of Hanalei. It is a National Tropical Garden and very well maintained. It is easy to navigate the path through the preserve as long as climbing stairs is not a problem. The guide to the path is excellent and gives you a good understanding of past and present decorative plants of the island in a lovely, lush setting.

During the days that we were there (in early January) the surf was very high every day, and people were asked to stay out of the water because of the 20–30 foot waves. Others may want to consider this if they choose to go in winter. It wasn't an issue with our party, especially with the enticing hot tub.

We would have all loved to stay there forever!

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Lihui
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
St Regis
Nearest Golf
0.7 Miles
Championship Prince Course and Makai courses
Nearest Restaurant
1.2 Miles
St. Regis or Princeville Shopping Center
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Hideaway Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Princeville House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2017
May 13 2017 - Sep 3 2017
5 night minimum stay
$800
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$975
 
 
Holiday 2017/18
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 2 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$700
$17,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Cleaning $500 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.25%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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