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Bedrooms 1
Space 640 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 10 nights


About the property

This home overlooks 50 foot long pool to the ocean. Just steps from waters edge

This house is in a beautiful setting. You will hear the waves crashing. See the turtles in front of your vacation home. Enjoy the wonderful warm Pacific Ocean, the waves crash in the winter and the calm bay is ideal for snorkeling in the summer. You will never forget your stay in He'eia Bay. Awaken to the songs of red cardinals, saffron finch, and grey morning doves. Leisurely lounge by your swimming pool and enjoy beautiful pristine and relaxing Hawaii . This property is an ideal location for enjoying The Big Island. This ocean breeze Keauhou Home is located in a well established small community of homes built along the edge of He'eia Bay. The beach is beautiful lava rock, dotted by white coral and several black sand coves. These units have large lanais with lounge chairs, and dining sets for four, and large gas barbecues with burner, comfortable, king-size beds, and 42 inch smart TVs. The kitchen has a sink, counter top, medium-sized refrigerator, microwave, electric frying pan, toaster oven and various dishes. No stove, or oven. Full bathrooms, shower, toilet and wash sink. We welcome you and encourage you to make your reservation now.

Paul Catanzaro
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 19, 2018

About Paul Catanzaro

Paul was born in Providence, Rhode Island and grew up on Jamestown, a small island , just across the bridge from, Newport, RI. Kay grew up in Guildford, Surrey, England. She emigrated to the US with two other girlfriends and met Paul in Manhattan Beach, California. They went to Hawaii on their honeymoon and decided to live there.

Paul Catanzaro purchased this house in 1984

Why Paul Catanzaro chose Kailua-Kona

This property is very private with stunning views of the ocean.This property has a public right of way, bordering the East property line to give you access to the beach. This right-of-way is a 100 foot paved walkway.

What makes this house unique

This property is located on He'eia bay which is right next to Keauhou Bay. He'eia bay is a popular surf spot in the winter months and is known by the local surfers as H bay. In the summer it is also a good dive spot, and enjoyed by many snorkeling, night divers and spear fishermen. Keauhou Bay which is a two blocks from this home, has charter boats, kayaking, snorkeling trips and canoeing, available to you.


Kailua-Kona House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 640 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Counter with sink, shower stall, and toilet.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • King size bed
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • luaus
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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average rating of 4.857143 based on 49 reviews

Wonderful setting with beautiful views of the bay

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the well maintain property with the perfect host Paul and Kay.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mission Viejo, CA

Paradise found on the Kona Coast

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time my husband and I have stayed at this beautiful and well appointed property. Paul and his wife Kay are the perfect hosts and have provided everything you need for a wonderful stay. My husband really enjoyed using the private outside shower that is stocked with shampoo, conditioner and shower soap. Perfect to clean up after a day of exploring and the owners have provide everything you need for that, updated guide book, beach chairs umbrella and a cooler. The bay in front of the home is accessible by a path and was calm this visit and I found it to be a good snorkel spot with lots of fish and a turtle. This was a plus to have experienced this because it is also know as a surf bay. You can marvel at beautiful sunrise as well as sunsets from this local. We have stayed in both of their suites. On this visit we stayed in the east suite which has everything you need for cooking your own meals and a nice comfortable bed. The only problem we had was no internet one evening but this was by no means a negative. We should all take time to unplug and enjoy this beautiful location and Paul was up early, out the door and had the problem resolved by breakfast. I really cannot say enough about how I feel about this property. It was such a pleasure to wake up here and to come back to each evening. I cannot imagine staying anywhere else on the island and I hope to visit again soon.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderfully private with only two apartments sharing the pool and ocean view.

  • 5 of 5

The landlord is upstairs and is very friendly but is not at all intrusive. They were very helpful in suggesting restaurants and activities. Location is great with close access to beaches and restaurants. A car is recommended to visit sites around the island. Very happy with everything!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fairmont, WV


  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the property in October, 2017. Paul and Kay were wonderful and provided us with everything we could possibly need. The home is astoundingly beautiful and we couldn't stop taking pictures of the view of the bay. We had an amazing time and did not want to leave! Thank you, Paul and Kay for everything - we fully intend to return to the Big Island and will not hesitate to stay at your property again!

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything we hoped for...and more!

  • 5 of 5

When we dreamed of visiting Hawaii again we wanted a great location on the Kona coast, an amazing view of the ocean, the sound of waves, privacy, access to water and swimming, a home away from home where we could be as busy or relaxed as we wanted on our own schedule. We got all that and more including gracious and accessible hosts, Paul and Kay. We truly felt like we had our own pool and private oceanfront apartment. The East Suite was nicely appointed and comfortable inside and out. We enjoyed the outdoor kitchen including bbq and sink as well as the inside amenities. With our rental car the location was great for heading into Kailiua-Kona or to reach lovely beaches, snorkelling, cultural sites and the other side of the island, Hilo and Volcanies National Park. Very nearby the Keahou Shopping Centre had a grocery store, restaurants, a pharmacy and much more to meet our needs and great tours and attractions exist literally down the street. We highly recommend this rental.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Idyllic! Beautiful views, perfect location, excellent property!

  • 5 of 5

We rented the east and west suite with friends. We enjoyed morning swims before breakfast and dinners prepared in outdoor kitchen- everything we needed was there! - and falling asleep to the sound of crashing waves. Kay and Paul were very kind and accommodating. My husband competed in the Ironman and it was just the right distance to Kona as well as all sightseeing/ snorkeling locations. We can’t rave enough about this rental! Loved it! Thank you, mahalo, Kay and Paul!!

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Kona International Airport
Car: necessary

this property is less than 200 feet from the water's edge and overlooks He'eia Bay in Keauhou, Kona, giving you a spectacular view of the most beautiful bay in the area.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $115
Damage Deposit $200

CANCELLATION POLICY: If you need to cancel before the 60 days prior to your stay, you will be fully refunded If you need to cancel after 60 days prior to your stay,you will be refunded. IF the Suite can be re-rented, You will be refunded for as many nights as are re-rented since these nights were reserved for you. Thank you for your understanding. Please consider rental insurance

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.