Maunaloa Shores 306 is a two bedroom condominium with a great ocean view. This third floor unit is nicely furnished and well-appointed, with upgraded kitchen and bathroom. You'll enjoy ocean views from the living room, lanai and one of the bedrooms. Located in the heart of Keaukaha, Hilo's recreational area, Maunaloa Shores is next door to one beautiful beach park and within a mile of numerous others. It's a very popular spot among visitors, and is great for short getaways and extended stays alike! There's a pool with lots of lounge chairs, free assigned parking, secure elevators, and a laundry room on every floor. Maunaloa Shores is just 4 miles from the historic Hilo downtown Bayfront area, and all the sights of the East side of the island, from the Kapoho tidepools to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, are within an hour's drive.
When you arrive, a tile floored entry way is just inside the door, with the kitchen to your right. The living room is directly ahead, with a sliding glass door to the lanai at the back of the unit. A hallway to the left leads to the bedrooms and bathroom.
The kitchen has been nicely updated with new counters and cabinets. The open design lets in lots of light and keeps you in the conversation while you prepare meals. There's an electric range, microwave oven, full size refrigerator freezer, as well as small appliances including a coffee maker, rice cooker, toaster, blender and tea kettle. You'll also find plenty of cookware, plates, cups, glasses and so on. All you need to bring is the food.
Just past the kitchen is a dining area, where a glass-topped dining table provides seating for 4. The living room is comfortably furnished with a plush sofa and coffee table. A hutch with TV, DVD player, and a CD player with radio sits opposite the sofa. Look inside the hutch for an assortment of games. The sliding glass door leads out to the lanai, where you can enjoy the views from a small table & chairs.
The ocean side bedroom has a queen bed. Large windows along the back wall maximize the ocean view, and are dressed with heavy shades for those mornings when you want to sleep in. A small desk faces the window and looks out over the trees and ocean – a perfect spot to set up your laptop if you need to get some work done during your stay. A dresser and large closet with plenty of hangers provide ample storage space. Nightstands with reading lamps frame the bed on either side.
The second bedroom is furnished with two twin beds. There's another closet in this bedroom, as well as a large 6-drawer dresser and mirror, nightstand and reading lamp. The full bathroom separates the two bedrooms. It is recently renovated with counters and cabinets that match the kitchen. There's a bath tub with shower, and plenty of fluffy towels.
Unit 306 at Maunaloa Shores is a relaxed, affordable, and well-located home base for exploring Hilo and the entire east side of the Big Island. Extended stays of up to three months are welcome, and we offer some great monthly rates. You'll find everything you need to make yourself at home during your Hilo visit!