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Large Deluxe Studio, walk to beaches, full kitchen and bath, very spacious clean

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 550 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

525 sq. ft. private deck, swim with turtles, wake up to birds singing

Deluxe large studio, full kitchen and bath, walk to 2 fabulous beaches. Peaceful and quiet residential neighborhood. Close to shopping and beaches. Everything provided just bring your toothbrush. We have everything supplied. We even supply laundry detergent! Snorkel gear, beach umbrella, chairs, mats, coolers etc.(can cost $15 a day + at the beach) Many guide books, and again local knowledge. Full kitchen microwave, toaster oven, blender, George foreman, nutri bullet etc. Easy walk to the beach and the best weather in Hawaii!


Owner
David Krystal
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english, Japanese
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

About David Krystal

I have been in Kona my entire adult life, born on Long island in New York and then moved to San Diego. I am a professional photographer specializing in underwater and nature photography. My wife is a retired surgical nurse born and raised in Japan, near Osaka. We have a lovely little boy who is almost 12 years old. We live an active lifestyle and try to get in the water as much as possible

David Krystal purchased this apartment in 1993

Why David Krystal chose Kailua-Kona

We have local knowledge of over 35 years. We have been renting the apartment for over 8 years as a vacation rental with fantastic results (this is our first time with VRBO) and many many return guests. We are always updating the apartment with new and improved things. Linen, paint, chairs etc

Always kept extremely clean

What makes this apartment unique

We have everything supplied. We even supply laundry detergent! Snorkel gear, beach umbrella, chairs, mats, coolers etc.(can cost $15 a day + at the beach) Many guide books, and again local knowledge. Full kitchen microwave, toaster oven, blender, George foreman, nutri bullet etc. Easy walk to the beach and the best weather in Hawaii!

Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Keahole International Airport
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Keauhou Shopping Center
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Magic Sands
Car: necessary

We are located 4 miles south of downtown Kailua Kona in a quiet residential neighborhood called White Sands Estates. We are in between Magic Sands Beach and Kahalu'u Beach Park (the best snorkeling on the island) swim with the turtles, easy to walk to both.

2 miles north of where the manta rays are, view them nightly. 1 and half miles north of Keauhou Shopping Center, grocery store, drug store, 6 plex movie theater, 6 different restaurants and a fabulous Saturday farmers market from 8AM to noon. 2 hours south of the Volcano and the same to Hilo on the other side of the island. We have a maximum occupancy of 2 people

Amenities

Kailua-Kona Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • Full bath and shower
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size bed. I did not build a retaining wall, therefore the apartment is open and airy but certainly as large or larger than a 1 bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Relax and enjoy paradise in our quiet home away from home

Reviews

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Large Deluxe Studio, walk to beaches, full kitchen and bath, very spacious clean
average rating of 4.814815 based on 27 reviews
4

Fantastic host and location, everything we needed

  • 4 of 5

Clean and comfortable accommodation. We really enjoyed our stay. Plenty of fans available for the very hot conditions we had in Hawaii. Lovely hosts, who provided everything we needed, whilst feeling like a very private stay despite being guests next to their home.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

Clean and well located

  • 5 of 5

It is a clean and comfortable apartment, with a big patio. It is conveniently located close to two beaches. David was very friendly and professional.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, quiet, convenient, loved it!

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect stay for me - clean, quiet, convenient. David was a great host - the studio had everything I needed, including beach chairs/towels/coolers/snorkel gear. The neighborhood is wonderful and Magic Sands is an easy walk. Will be staying here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and clean. This place had everything we needed and more.

  • 5 of 5

It was a clean and comfortable haven to come home to after our adventures outside. We appreciated the use of the washer, and the close proximity to great snorkeling and the Kona Airport.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Had a nice stay

  • 5 of 5

Everything was really nice. David is very nice and professional. The room was very quiet and private. And free snorkel equipment.

Mahali David!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable Stay

  • 5 of 5

Very convenient location, about 10 mins drive to kailua-kona. Very clean and the kitchen was well stocked for all your cooking needs. Made use of the snorkel gear too. Thanks for a great stay! Would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75

Your credit card will be charged if there is damage to the apartment or excessive dirt. 2 persons maximum

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.