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Captain's Quarters on Kamuela's Nob Hill

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,380 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Quaint Retreat in a Chateau Style Home with Ocean Views

Enjoy commanding ocean views from the retired Sea Captain's Hill top perch overlooking Kohala and Kona Coastlines. Located in the famed Hub of Parker Ranch the town Kamuela or Waimea is the beloved central point in the verdant cattle country rich in Island history. On the fringe of the hillside this Chateau sits near the top of the hill featuring an expansive deck which facilitates indoor outdoor living. While very private with mature landscaping the home adeptly captures stunning sunsets, ocean views and mountain vistas to include Mauna Kea, Mauna Loa, and Hualalai. Stargazing is Prime on a clear night.

Transient Accommodations Tax Certificate of Registration #W40852714-01

More Details

Owner
Jay Chavez
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 10, 2017

About Jay Chavez

Captain Jay Chavez pictured off the Island of Kauai on the Pride of Aloha. Jay and Diane are long time residents of the Big Island and have raised two Sons in Waimea. The Big Island is a great place to enjoy the outdoors.

Jay Chavez purchased this chateau / country house in 2009

Why Jay Chavez chose Hawaii

The peaceful location in the center of town offers so many advantages. The location is perfect for long walks, convenience to shops and restaurants and has a relaxing vibe.

What makes this chateau / country house unique

Waimea has a lot of micro climates and the dry side of Waimea is often desired. It frequently rains daily which keeps the hillsides green but there is a magical quality about watching the sky at night when the sun sets. The view is why we fell in love with this unique home.

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Honokaa People's Theater
"Honokaa Theater is the anchor to the small and historic sugar plantation town. Recently upda..."
Merriman's
"Merriman's has great lunch and dinner selections. It is popular for its location and local ..."
Seafood Bar and Grill
"Great for Football Games. Three large screens all playing different games. Good sunset locat..."
Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar
"Check it out on Sunday and Monday at around 5:30 for half off for great sushi and delicious ..."
Hiilawe Falls
Honokohau Marina & Small Boat Harbor
"Best place to have lunch and check out the Sport Fishing atmosphere. We recommend the fish ..."
Kona Town Tavern -- CLOSED
"The most popular place in Kona for specialty beers and great pizza. The beer garden has larg..."
Tako Taco Taqueria
"Best beer maker in Waimea....the selection is huge. The food is really good. Regular musicia..."
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
"Taking a day to hike the park, watch lava videos and explore the volcano area is a must do. "
Kilauea Lodge & Restaurant
"Take time to enjoy lunch or dinner at the restaurant. I recommend the lodge as well. "
South Point
"Take a whole day to drive all the way to South point and do a little beach combing. Its way..."
Hilo Farmers Market
"There is nothing better than wandering through the farmer's market. Hilo town has a lot to ..."
Akaka Falls State Park
"Take the time to see this epic wonder of nature. "
Kealakekua Bay Historical Park
"Experience the wonderful bay at Kealakekua"
Hapuna Beach State Park
"Best white sand beach on a calm day for swimming and beach going. Beach pavilions and bathro..."
Mauna Kea Beach
"This beach is regulated by the guard at the gate of Mauna Kea Beach resort. A limited amoun..."
Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Kona International Airport
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Mauna Kea Beach Resort, Hapuna, Puako Beach
Car: recommended

Parker Ranch, Honokaa a World Historic town, Waipio Valley,

Mauna Kea Observatory, World Class Golfing, Sport fishing out of Kona, Horseback riding, Diving/snorkeling, Manta Dives, Volcano National Park, Akaka Falls, Botanical Gardens, Hilo Town, Kona Home of the Ironman Triathalon, Beach combing, shelling, Surfing, Sailing, Live Kahilu Theater events, Luxury Resort Dining. Hiking. Endless Photography opportunities.

Amenities

Kamuela Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1380 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Captain's Quarters on Kamuela's Nob Hill
average rating of 4.861111 based on 36 reviews
5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved staying here. The photos capture what a lovely place it is. It is that lovely in person- and better! Every morning we had breakfast on the deck and counted birds. The place is well stocked with all kitchen needs, there are videos to watch should you choose to have movie night (including kid ones- we watched Ice Age), and there is a washer and drier if you would like to wash clothes or towels. The tv/dvd is a bit challenging to set up, but the owner left instructions (and my husband is an engineer) so we got it working. There are also beach supplies such as sand castle making tools and boogie boards which we enjoyed and brought to the beach several times. The inside is quite spacious with THREE bedrooms. We will miss our time spent there and hope to return. It is a great place for adults and/or families with kids. Cannot recommend it highly enough!

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

Outstanding experience

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home was the IDEAL landing pad for our family during our recent stay on the Big Island. Close to town, beaches and very comfortable suited for our family of 5, we will miss waking up to the breathtaking views every morning!

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

Lovely Nob Hill

  • 5 of 5

Great stay in Waimea on Nob Hill. The view from the deck is spectacular. Very comfortable and we wanted it for nothing.

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

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Great hosts. Great location.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming, sweet & simple oasis that's congruent with Divineness of the area

  • 5 of 5

Very mindfully presented & cleaned with so many small thoughtful ways to meet a traveler's needs. Loved it We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great home and view

  • 4 of 5

Great time

  • Submitted: May 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Deposit $250

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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