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Small town getaway, home to world famous white sand beaches.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Charming and comfortable tropical retreat

He Hale Kou means "You Are Always Welcome Here". Spacious and inviting one bedroom apartment is on the upstairs of our beautiful Kailua home. With a separate gated entrance, the flat features an outdoor deck surrounded with palm trees and a view of the lush Koolau mountains. The interior is cool and inviting, with plenty of ventilation plus ceiling fans in the rooms. The spacious main room is perfect for relaxing after a day at the beach or exploring the island. Prepare your meals in the fully equipped kitchen or grill on the deck. Settle down at night with cable TV or a DVD, or walk 5 minutes to pub, restaurants & grocery store. Secure wireless internet, cable TV, BBQ grill, full-sized refrigerator and gas stove, full indoor bath plus an outdoor shower to rinse off after the beach. Full sized washer and dryer is conveniently located in unit. Gated garden entry, easy to access street parking.

With only a five minute drive to Kailua town or the beach, this is the perfect location. Easily access the main highways that lead to popular tourist destinations such as Hanauma Bay or Sea Life Park. The beautiful coastal drive is breathtaking, whether you're headed to the North Shore or Waikiki.

More Details

Owner
Meg
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2017

Amenities

Enchanted Lake Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The bathroom features a shower and tub, with plenty of natural light. Tiled floors.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen bed. Can supply beds up to two additional guests
  • Spacious bedroom with queen bed and walk in closet. Well ventilated with ceiling fan and cool ocean breezes. Views of palm trees with a backdrop of the foothills of Kailua.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The owners, Meg and Rob, are long time residents of Kailua who live on the premises. While we respect your privacy, we can be available to assist you with directions and suggestions for eateries, activities and sightseeing - we want you to have the best vacation possible!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(25 traveler reviews)

Small town getaway, home to world famous white sand beaches.
average rating of 4.72 based on 25 reviews
5

Kailua Getaway

  • 5 of 5

It was nice for a change for the VRBO to be nicer than expected. The pictures don't do Meg and Rob's vacation home justice. My husband and I spent a week here with our 6 month old baby daughter. Everything was very clean, fresh and cozy. The bed and linens were very comfortable. There is a walk-in closet in the bedroom which was great to store all of our luggage. All areas are very spacious. We did have an issue with the ceiling fan in the main room however it was replaced the next day and the owners were very apologetic for the inconvenience. There is a Safeway and a Starbucks a block away however if you want to venture down town or to the beach it is about a 5 minute drive. If you come to Kailua and stay here you must check out Whole Foods. When we didn't feel like going out for dinner we picked up groceries from Whole Foods and used the BBQ on the private deck. We would highly recommend this VRBO as it offers a lot of value for the price.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We enjoyed our stay at this beautiful property.

  • 5 of 5

The location of the property was perfect. Not far from shopping, restaurants, beautiful beaches . . . It was quiet and peaceful and had all the amenities of home. First time we stayed in Kailua and the windward breezes were awesome.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Beach Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Meg's apartment is truly the perfect beach getaway! It was close to everything you need and 5 minutes to the best beaches for swimming and kayaking. The town is a gem, the views were incredible and the apartment was spotless. We had an amazing time and would definitely love to stay here again when we're back in Oahu!

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Highly recommend

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay in Kailua at Meg's apartment! The place is spacious, very clean, and quiet. Meg was a wonderful host -- she even brought us a couple of pieces of a delicious chocolate cake that she had made one evening. Highly recommend staying here. Catherine

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Best place we've stayed in Hawaii

  • 5 of 5

“Meg's place was absolutely what we were looking for! It is an amazing place with amazing views all around. It was extremely clean and within walking distance to the starbuck's for coffee and the Safeway for groceries. There were beach chairs for our use which were great for sitting out on Kailua Beach! Meg was a fantastic host and we look forward to coming back to this place again!” -Andrew

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Relaxing Quiet Kailua Getaway

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I recently spent 10 days at this very comfortable, clean and spacious apartment located in a quiet neighborhood. I especially liked being on the second floor with the view of palm trees and mountains, not only from the balcony/deck but from several windows in the apartment. Ceiling fans and the cool breezes flowing through the windows keep things comfortable. We also appreciated the Tommy Bahama beach chairs, boogie boards, and thick beach towels that were provided.

The location is great for walking in the Enchanted Lake area and to a small shopping center with Starbucks and Safeway and several good small restaurants. We enjoyed the 30 walk (4 minute drive) to Kailua Park Beach, as it added steps to our Fitbit watches, which our grandson is monitoring. Kayaking and windsurfing are also very popular at this beach.

Two of our favorite beaches are also just a few minutes away by car: the famous, beautiful Lanikai beach and our favorite, Kalama Beach, where we enjoy swimming, walking, and boogie boarding with grandchildren.

As we have stayed in several locations in the Kailua area while visiting family, we definitely recommend this rental and the friendly and accommodating hosts, Meg and Rob. We hope to return!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Honolulu International Airport
Car: not necessary

Kailua is a small town on the east side of Oahu. It is home to a variety of trendy boutiques, antique stores, restaurants and pubs. There are a variety of grocery stores, health food stores, coffee houses, including Morning Brew & Starbucks. There is something for every taste when it comes to restaurants, cafes and pubs. Popular activities in Kailua include water sports such as surfing and paddle boarding, kayaking, snorkeling and hiking. Getting around town is easy too. The Bus is easily accessed throughout the town, and can also provide transportation to tourist destinations on other parts of Oahu, such as Sea Life Park, Hanauma Bay, and Pearl Harbor, to name a few. Enterprise Rent-A-Car is located here, and there are shuttles and taxis that can transport you to and from the airport. Bicycle rental is also available and a great way to get around Kailua town and the beach.

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Rates & Availability

Enchanted Lake Apartment 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
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$160
From
$170
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,085
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
November Holiday 2017
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$165
$1,085
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Dec. Holiday 2017
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$160
From
$170
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,085
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$150
From
$155
Fri,Sat,Sun
$980
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.95%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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