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Ocean Front Hawaiian Paradise. Scuba; Snorkle; Deep Sea Fishing; Beaches; Relax!

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Last updated: 05/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5-30 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

1 Bed, 1 Bath, Ground Floor Unit. Pool; Hot Tub; Excercise Facilties; Tennis.

Newly remodeled and renovated ground floor 1 Bed (Queen), 1 Bath, with all new furnishings and flooring in Building 2. Full kitchen with granite counter tops and new appliances. Washer / Dryer in unit. Couch folds out into a bed for your guests. Beautifully maintained grounds with heart shaped swimming pool, hot tub, tennis courts, cardio and weight room, outdoor cabaña, library, ping pong table, outdoor BBQ's with tables and chairs for dining outside and drinks by pool or ocean. Gated property with ample parking and ocean access. Cable TV and Wifi. Boogie boards are available for use.

Kona Makai condominium complex is 1.5 miles (walking distance) from downtown Kailua-Kona. Enjoy open air markets and locally grown fresh fruits, veggies and Kona Coffee. There are many great restaurants and bars to choose from in the quaint Kailua Town shopping village and Coconut Grove complex.

So many activities and adventures are available on the Big Island! Snorkeling and Scuba diving can be done from the property or from the many beaches within driving distance from the Condo. Other adventures and activities include deep sea fishing, parasailing, whale watching, kayaking, paddle boarding, surfing, jet skiing, luaus, hiking, mountain biking, swimming, helicopter tours and the list goes on and on.

You can visit the active Kilauea volcano and see active lava flows or go up to the Mauna Loa observatory and tour the telescopes and stay for star gazing after the sun sets.


Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/20/2017

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 687 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    Children under 14 can not be in the Jacuzzi. All children must be supervised while in the pool area, and small children must be potty trained and not in diapers....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Entire property is non-smoking with the exception of a designated smoking area in the South East corner of the property near Alii Drive and the parking structure and tennis courts....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    This unfortunately includes service pets, as the owners have pet allergies. Other units are pet friendly and allow service pets. ...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Senior Adults Only Community:

    While many guests and some owners are of the younger generations, most owners and guests are mature adults. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Nicely Remodeled


  • Game Room:

    Ping Pong table in cabana covered area. ...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    This property is right on the ocean. The big island of Hawaii does not meet the ocean with endless strands of white-sand beaches, but instead beautiful black volcanic rock....moreless

  • Downtown:

    You can walk from the condo into the town of Kailua-Kona - it's a little over a mile. Kailua-Kona is a small town with dozens of very good restaurants to meet most tastes. Great shopping as well....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    Property is right on the ocean. ...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    It is possible to SCUBA dive or snorkel directly from the Kona Makai property, which has black lava lagoons right out front, but this is recommended only for experienced divers who are strong swimmers...moreless

  • Resort:

    Kona Makai Property includes quite resort like atmosphere with swimming pool, hot tub, work out facility, cabana area with Ping-Pong table, outside BBQ's and chase lounges, tables and chairs....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Dine in the condo or on the lanai, or down by the cabana and BBQ area. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    2 Air Conditioners. In bedroom and one in living room. Electricity is expensive on the Big Island, so please only run air conditioners in the hottest months. Nice breeze available with open windows....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Stacked washer and dryer. New in 2016....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Cardio and Weights...moreless

  • Garage:

    No garages but there is some covered parking....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Heating not needed....moreless

  • Internet:

    Wireless Internet Provided by condo association currently and soon will be provided in dedicated wifi router in the condo itself. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Nicely furnished....moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample parking available. ...moreless

  • Telephone:

    There is no traditional land line phone. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels and wash clothes provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Stacked washer and dryer. New in 2016....moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    12 cup with auto shut off...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes and Pots and Pans Provided. No glass or breakables at the pool or BBQ areas....moreless

  • Dishwasher:



  • Boat:

    If you want to fish we recommend High Noon Sport Fishing Charters. If you mention to Capt. Dee that you are staying at our Condo, you will receive a 10% discount on your fishing trip. ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Nearby ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Can be rented at Kona Boyz Beach Shake at the pier. ...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Seats 4 with table and ceiling fan and light. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautifully manicured green space and grounds! Award winning in fact....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane BBQ's at ocean's edge....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    No gear is available in during some winter months there is enough snow to ski or snowboard on the mountain. You would have to bring your own gear, as I do not think anyone rents....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Two Courts...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Boogie Boards....moreless

Pool / Spa

Building Type

  • Building


from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mar 1 - May 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$560 $2,400
Summer Season
Jul 15 - Aug 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$560 $2,400
Iron Man 2017
Oct 4 - Oct 18, 2017
5 night min stay
New Year Rate
Jan 25 - Mar 8, 2018
30 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$1,120 $3,300
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 13.25%


This is our second home and we reluctantly have made it available as a rental. Please treat our home as if it were you own. Had it not been for others making their units available, we would have never discovered this beautiful property. It's our hope that making our unit available will ensure others get to experience the magic of the Island and the tranqulity of the Kona Makai.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/20/2017
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10 Miles
Nearest Airport
1.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Several Options
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Kona Country Club - Mountain Course
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Several Options
1.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Magic Sands

Car: Recommended

There are many activities you can enjoy on the Kona Coast and on the big island of Hawaii - but you can also just sit back, relax, and stay in! The condominium and the Kona Makai complex are a wonderful place to do just that. There are a number of activities you might consider during your stay.

An excellent and often-updated guidebook to the whole Big Island is "Hawaii the Big Island Revealed: the Ultimate Guidebook". (There is a copy for your use in the condo - please keep it indoors and "clean and fresh" for other guests.) You can do a google search for this book and other information and activities that you may be interested in during your stay. If you use Facebook you can search for "Kona Makai Condo" and visit our page and see a variety of photos and activities.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2015

About the owner: Husband and wife team who work hard and play hard. Life long Oregon residents.

Why the Owner Chose Kailua-Kona, HI, USA:
Been going to the Big Island of Hawaii for over 20 years and staying at the Kona Makai Condominium Property. It's construction and location and garden like manicured grounds make it so inviting. Typically very quiet and relaxing non-smoking complex and property.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Right on the ocean this property has a million dollar west facing view with beautiful sunsets. With a nice pool and hot tub, exercise facilities, and tennis courts and a small ocean cove which you can enter the warm pacific ocean all right there - you will soon see what we fell in love with. Close to downtown shops, markets and dinning.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/20/2017

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  • Kona Makai

    Kona Makai

VRBO #704712

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Tuesday, May 23, 2017

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