Oceanfront Puako Cottage - Perfect for a Quiet Getaway(19 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5-7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Cottage, Studio, 1 Bath (Sleeps 2)
Puako is one of the sunniest destinations in Hawaii with a unique blend of old Hawaii charm and one of the most pristine coastlines in the islands. Each day is filled with the sound of the sea, coconut trees swaying in the tropical breeze and the beauty of Hawaii. You share the ocean with sea turtles and play on an oceanfront rich with sea life. Your day ends with one of the most stunning sunsets in the world
Typical of the beachfront homes that have made Puako so beloved, Hale Aloha is ideal for a couple who appreciates a sense of place in a perfectly maintained Hawaiian-style beach house. This property is perfect for lounging and enjoying the sunshine and ocean air. Ocean access is adjacent to the Hale Aloha which offers an ideal location to go fishing, snorkeling, diving, surfing, kayaking, and stand-up paddling.
Hale Aloha was built in the 1950's, but was completely renovated without losing its Old Hawaiian charm in 2014. This colorful and exceptionally clean cottage has been expertly renovated and restored with fun and playful decor. Everything is new, cabinets, plantation doors, stainless steel appliances, wood louver windows, bedding, towels, kitchen accessories and utensils, plumbing fixtures, tile in bath and kitchen area, right down to new paint inside and out.
The warm ocean is your swimming pool. Protected and only 2-5 feet deep with a mostly sandy bottom, it is home to green sea turtles and colorful fish. Just beyond the reef-protected lagoon is the best snorkeling, scuba diving and kayaking in Hawaii. In low tide the tidal pools will inspire, and in January through May, you can watch the 45 foot humpback whales play and breach. Morning walks along the two-lane Puako Beach Drive will find you at Puako's famous ancient Hawaiian rock carvings, the largest example of Petroglyphs in the world. There is also a grocery store in walking
Member since: 2015
- 500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 2
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- Temper-Pedic California King
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Satellite / Cable:
Local Services & Businesses
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 2 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Linens Provided:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 23 - Dec 14, 2017
5 night min stay
Dec 15 - Jan 15, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Cleaning Fee $130
- Tax Rate 13.416%
OCCUPANCY: Please note additional charges may apply for more than 2 Guests.
PAYMENT POLICY: Payment by check, echeck and credit card.
SPECIAL HOLIDAY POLICY: Reservations for Christmas through New Years, December 12th - January 10th. At the time of confirmation 25% of the rental amount is due, balance due 120 days prior to arrival. Cancellation policy is 120 days prior to arrival.
Rental rates and tax are subject to change.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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This Property is Located on Puako Beach Drive Which Intersects the Bike Portion of the Kona Ironman Race Course Held Each October. This Property is Near Quality Yoga and Pilates Classes and Private Instruction. Puako is an Excellent Location for Morning and Evening Fitness Walks/Runs.
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: We are residents of the Big Island living in Waimea. There is something magical about The Big Island and when you spend some time in Puako you will understand. We have many friends who have homes at Puako and have enjoyed spending time there over the years. We purchased Hale Aloha for a family retreat to be shared with our children, grandchildren and guests. The community retains its laid-back friendly atmosphere. Puako is a short drive to the world class amenities and resorts of the Kohala Coast, but offers a unique Hawaiian vacation. Our goal is to keep our rates reasonable and encourage our guests to return on a regular basis. Owner has a Hawaii State Real Estate license. Excise #W01915314-01
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Puako Cottage location
View of Cottage from Ocean
Garden to Ocean view
Upper balcony view, patio below for Cottage use
View to the South
View to the North
nearby Hapuna Beach Park
Front view of Cottage
View to the North
View out front
Amazing Whale watching December - March
nearby Mauna Kea Beach
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Sunday, March 26, 2017
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