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Hana's Luxurious Vacation Rental for Peace, Quiet, and Nature

Bedrooms 1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 private King Bedroom, Kitchen, screened porch, hammock, close to natural pool

Here time and nature move to a greater rhythm. Hana is nearby- a little town on the backside of Maui that is just about as far away as one could hope to travel... and still return. When it comes to natural attractions, Hana is blessed above all others. You can visit black, white, and red sand beaches and swim in luxurious waterfalls.

The gardens which surround the property offer a delightful, but seasonal, array of papaya, mango, banana, breadfruit, avocado, ginger, jasmine and plumeria. The organic garden seasonally produces salad mix and fresh herbs.

The cottage has abundant natural light, white walls, white ceilings with fans. Living area has TV / DVD player, lounge chair, couch, and love-seat, as well as wooden dining table - accommodates two, as only a king bed. Cottage has a full kitchen and BBQ. Bathroom with shower / tub combination and washer / dryer.

More Details

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017


Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Hana Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Hana Ranch Restaurant & Hana Hotel
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Hana Ranch Restaurant
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Car: necessary


Kipahulu Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Hana's Luxurious Vacation Rental for Peace, Quiet, and Nature
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews

Rainforest convenient

  • 3 of 5

The house is fifteen minutes past Hasegawa's Store in Hana town. It is a nice house with an interesting layout. The things inside the house were somewhat worn and the carpet was stained in spots (usually not something I'd be too concerned with, but they chose to withhold money from the $200 deposit stating that we'd stained the carpet. We did not.). The tropics are hard on things and this place needs to be fluffed up and refreshed, shown some love and supplied with some decent reading lamps. We had to ask the owner to supply a couple of reading lamps because there were only recessed ceiling lights in the high ceilings and they were pretty low intensity. The lamps were funky and looked like they'd been stored in a garage somewhere for a while. These are just little things, but in the aggregate, they weighed against the great bones of the house. The jungle was right outside the windows and it feels far away from the water's edge, though it is not.

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable, complete, & beautiful

  • 5 of 5

We spent a lovely five nights here, going out on adventures in Hana and Kipahulu by day. It's a convenient location for a base to enjoy all of Hana.

The cottage is very much a home. The layout is logical and gives two people plenty if space. The bed was really comfortable. We loved going to sleep and waking to the sounds of nature, as if we were in a treehouse surrounded by the living art that is the Hawaiian rainforest. From the bedroom, there are floor to ceiling sliding doors and windows three sides, and all you see are beautiful green plants of all shapes and sizes, top to bottom.

I was surprised at how quiet it is at night. Just the nighttime birds & insects and the breeze blowing through the leaves.

One of the best things about the house is that it is completely screened in, every door and window, even the porch, which is a double screen because the house is screened as well. I was a little anxious about bugs in Hana, because mosquitoes love me and their bites leave me in agony for days. I didn't get one single bite here. I did wear long sleeves and long pants at sunset and night and used a little lemongrass essential oil. We were also careful to keep the house lights low at sunset and early evening.

We enjoyed making our own meals & smoothies in the little kitchen. It includes a full size refrigerator/freezer (with ice maker), oven, stove, grill (outside), Ninja blender, microwave, coffee maker, toaster oven and plenty of good utensils, glasses, mugs, and dishes.

The bathroom and shower were good. Good water pressure, usually as hot as we wanted or at least warm (solar powered). Plenty of extra towels and a washer and dryer. A couple times the toilet was finicky and didn't flush quite right but it worked after two flushes.

There were just a few critter encounters inside the house, which we expect in the tropics. A gecko set off the smoke alarm, zipping in and out. There were also some tiny ants. I really did not mind these at all so long as nothing bit me. There were actually far fewer indoor creatures than I have experienced in other Hawaiian homes.

The wifi and tv worked fine. Lots of reading material, too.

We walked across the street to the Venus Pool twice - so nice to have beautiful swimming hole so close to us!

Ohana Cottage has everything you need and more. It is a beautiful retreat, nicely maintained and fully furnished and equipped.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sausalito, California

Hana's Healing Ohana

  • 5 of 5

The Owner Sybil's goal was to make her Ohana a healing place and she completely nails it!

The location is perfect across from the Venus Pool which I enjoyed swimming in during the evenings and mornings. The view from the bedroom is simply beautiful with lush plants and a nearby stream. The Owner is a talented artist who has displayed her work in the Ohana. The art is beautiful and the furnishings were a reflection of her creativity. Sybil and Tracy were very sweet and helpful when we locked ourselves out of the unit. This is the perfect Hana getaway to seek solace. I would definitely come again and recommend it to a friend!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Kim and Elaine, Your review totally warmed our hearts with such gratitude for your appreciation of the Cottage, and its surroundings. Please DO return, as it is so rewarding to hear of guests' enjoyment !! Be extremely well and happy ~ ~ Aloha, Sybil and Tracy
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Great local getaway

  • 5 of 5

My partner and I are Maui residents and spent two nights in this rental and had a great and easy Maui getaway. The cottage is very well located to all popular sites in the Hana area -- Hamoa Beach, Venus Pool (located within walking distance right across the street), Haleakala State Park, etc., etc. The cottage is secluded in a beautifully landscaped property and very well furnished. Wifi was great for those who prioritize that. Mahalo Sybil and Tracy for your hospitality.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful, relaxing place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent 4 nights at the beautiful Ohana House. It has a wonderful spacious setup with sliding doors throughout so you feel like you are outside. Very relaxing and peaceful - close to All area attractions. Red sand beach a must and walking across street to watch great sunrises. Sybil and Tracy were gracious and helpful. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Red Bank, NJ

A Gem in Hana

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I recently visited Maui and we wanted to experience Hana for a few nights! The stay in Sybil's place added to the great experience we had! The drive to Hana could take only 2 hours from Paia, but knowing we had a place to stay, we were able to enjoy the drive, stop at a few places, explore, and find hidden natural beauties along the way. By the way, if anyone is interested in driving the road to Hana, try downloading Gypsy Guide (an app). It was a great tour guide both for the drive there and the drive back!

When we got to Sybil's place we were greeted by Tracy, a wonderful person who immediately gave us tips about the area. Sybil and Tracy were both very kind and offered any help. They even let us borrow snorkeling gear and gave us directions to the red sand beach (my most favorite of the trip, def. recommended). The place was very spacious, filled with lots of natural light. It was clean and inviting! Also, has everything you need including a washer and dryer (in unit)!

The place is located just right after the town of Hana, 20 minutes from the Ohe'o gulch and right across the way from the venus pools! The venus pool was great especially to those who are interested in cliff diving! Right when you pull into the driveway, you will be welcomed by a lush garden full of great exotic plants and flowers. You will def feel like you are in the middle of the rainforest in your own private oasis!

Thank you Sybil for such a great place to stay in Hana! It was great meeting both you and Tracy. All your Lahaina recommendations were great! Thank you for taking the time to talk with us and giving us all the local information. See you soon! Mahalo!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 13.42%

Damage and Extra Cleaning Fee: We require to have a card on file for each reservation that could be charged up to $200, in the event of damages beyond the normal "wear and tear" of use, and/or the need for extra cleaning of dishes and stain removal.

Directions: Upon receipt of payment we will send you directions to your abode.

Cancellation: Please call owner for cancellation policy

Pay by Credit Card or PayPal 30 days prior to arrival date. For reservations between December 15th and March 31st payment is due 60 days prior to arrival date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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