USA Hawaii Kauai Coconut Coast Kapaa Downtown House Vacation Rental Name Ohiakai(21 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Kapaa Kauai Hawaii Vacation Rental Eastside Coconut Coast Kapaa OhiaKai Not BnB
Vacation Rental Duplex House 2nd level which we call our Hale (Hawaiian word for house)
Central Location, Downtown Kapaa, Kauai
Upper level large House, 2 Bedrooms both have King size beds and have a/c and ceiling fans. One Block to Beach
Kauai County ID: VRNC 1355
Our New GE tax ID is GE-152-775-0656-01
Our TAT tax ID is: W00141624-01
`Ohi`a Kai Hale is your ideal home away from home while visiting Kauai. Centrally located, it is perfect for exploring the Garden Island as well as relaxing after a long afternoon at the beach. Fully-furnished, with two large bedrooms with a king bed in each, bathroom with double vanity, roomy full kitchen, and dining area that opens onto a large living area leading to a spacious lanai. Amenities include large-screen television with digital cable, ceiling fans in all rooms, towels, sheets, dishes and other kitchenware, iron and ironing board. We have Turbo internet (up to 20/2Mbps) with our WiFi secure network.
Ohia Kai Hale has large windows to let the beautiful Kaua`i sun into each room. Tropical vegetation, including palms, mango, noni, mock orange, banana, and panax abounds on the property. On the lower level there is lush landscaping with a gas BBQ grill and laundry room with high efficiency new large washer and dryer for available for guest use.
The location of `Ohi`a Kai is ideal for vacationers, business visitors, and residents seeking short-term housing. It is fairly quiet; ubiquitous Kauai chickens and roosters and nearby neighbors may add aural color to the sound environment. The lot is one block from Kuhio Highway (no highway noise), within convenient walking distance of the beach, several churches, and the shopping and dining pleasures of downtown Kapa`a. It is approximately ten miles from Lihue Airport, a 20-minute drive at non-peak times.
Some popular visitor destinations to the north and their approximate driving times include Kealia Beach (5 minutes), `Anini Beach (25 minutes), Kilauea Lighthouse (20 minutes), Limahuli National Tropical Garden (55 minutes), Hanalei (45 minutes), and Haena State Park at the end of the road (60 minutes). Haena is where you will find Ke`e Beach and the trailhead to the spectacular Na Pali Coast trail.
To the south heading toward Lihue, Coconut Marketplace (5 minutes), Lydgate Beach Park (10 minutes), turn right at Coco Palms to see `Opaeka`a Falls (15 minutes). When you are back on Kuhio Highway heading toward Lihue, turn right to Hanamaulu to see Wailua Falls (30 minutes), Kukui Grove Mall (22 minutes), or continue on Kuhio Highway to Poipu (30 mins.) Back on the highway see the largest coffee plantation in the USA, Kauai Coffee. At the southwestern end of the road is Kekaha, with a very large and private beach, or before you get that far, turn right to see Waimea Canyon.
Your hosts, Bob and Marianne,are the owners and have lived on Kaua`i for fourteen years and will be happy to answer questions and make recommendations related to your special needs and interests, including hiking, kayaking,surfing, kid-friendly places, churches, shopping, dining, activities, Hawaiian culture, medical facilities, alternative health and personal care services. Please e-mail us or call us.
To reach `Ohi`a Kai from Lihue Airport, turn right at the traffic light as you’re leaving the airport. This puts you on Kuhio Highway headed north. Continue straight for about nine miles. Along the way you will cross the Wailua River, pass the Coconut Marketplace shopping and dining complex on your right, ans soon you will see Safeway on your left and the Waipouli Beach Resort on your right. Keep driving! Shortly thereafter you will come to a traffic light in front of a small shopping complex with a Big Save grocery store and Shell gas station on your left. The Post Office is in that complex! Right after the Kauai Store you will see a left-turn only lane in front of the Latter Day Saints church.
There is no traffic light here, but you will see the entrance to Pono Kai resort directly to your right. Make a sharp left onto `Ohi`a Street. Note that this is a 90° turn! Don't make a soft left onto Ulu Street, a common error for newcomers. `Ohi`a Kai is the third and last house on the right side of the street. Our property faces the parking lot of the LDS church (white church with blue roof).
`Ohi`a Kai is clearly marked with green signs. Park in the space designated for `Ohi`a Kai Hale. If we are not there when you arrive we will have a lock box on the front door. If you plan to arrive in the evening, contact us prior to your arrival so that we can give you the lock box combination.
We also have a cozy 1-BR unit on the same property, `Ohi`a Kai Cottage. See our VRBO listing #95386 or visit our website for more details.
For more information, please visit our website at We prefer inquries to be made via e-mail. If you need to call us, please be aware of the time difference. During Daylight Savings Time, Hawaii is three hours earlier than California, six hours earlier than Eastern Standard Time. We prefer NOT receiving calls before 10:00 a.m. or after 10:00 p.m. Hawaii Time.
we also have videos for the hale and the cottage on you tube.
go to youtube In the search engine type ohia kai hale Kauai
which shows you our 2 bedroom apt which is the 2nd level of the house behind the cottage.
to see the video of the cottage go to youtube and in the search engine type ohia kai cottage. we have 2 bikes available for your use at no additional charge.
If you also need to make reservations for the island of Oahu (Honolulu) visit our vrbo listing #111945 and /or go to our video on youtubee and type executive centre honlulu vacation rental.
We appreciate your interest in `Ohi`a Kai for your Kauai accommodations!
with warm aloha, Bob and Marianne. In Hawaiian, 'hale' means 'house,' 'kai' means 'by the water' and '`ohi`a' is a native tree that grows on all the Hawaiian Islands.
Keywords: USA Hawaii Kauai Coconut Coast Kapaa Downtown House Vacation Rental Name OhiaKai
Second Floor of Large House (Hale)
large apartment not time share not bed and breakfast free parking Ideal for two couples traveling together or multigenerational ohana families
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Member since: 2006
- 1500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 5
- Events Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Alternative Lifestyle
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Large Cooler
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Small Cooler
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
- Walkway To Water
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Off season special
May 20 - Jun 24, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- cleaning fee $100 + tax
- Tax Rate 12.41%
. Taxes: (for rent and cleaning fee) On Kauai all Rentals less than 180 days are subject to General Excise Tax of 4.166% and Transient Accommodation Tax 9.25 percent Total 13.416%.
Cancellation Policy: We request consideration from our guests that once we reserve your dates, we turn away potential guests inquiring about the same dates; therefore we urge you to communicate with us as soon as possible if even a possible cancellation may affect your reservation. To be consistent with all our web site policies any reservation made after 2/25/2015 will be:
If the guest cancels or the balance is not paid on time, the deposit will not be refunded. If the remaining payment is not received at least two weeks before the trip starts, the booking will be canceled. If the guest has paid the full balance, they will receive: a 50% refund of the total cost if they cancel. Guests who made reservations prior to 2/25/2015 the cancellation policy will be consistent with what it was at the time they booked the reservation.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Kauai Vacation Rental Coconut Coast Kapaa East-side.
Kauai is rapidly becoming the island of choice by return visitors
"Kauai is the real Hawaii.
Aloha, and welcome to `Ohi`a Kai - Vacation Rentals Kapaa Kauai. Located on the beautiful tropical island of Kauai in downtown Kapaa , just one block from the beach at 4566 Ohia Street near downtown Kapaa.
Come relax in your own 'home away from home' one block from the ocean. The Hale is the 2nd level of a duplex house with two large bedrooms, each with a king bed and a/c. We also have a full kitchen; large living room; and lanai (porch). Ceiling fans in every room plus a powerful attic fan ensure guests' breezy comfort.
The hale has Turbo internet (up to 20/2Mbps) with WiFi and cable TV. Washer, dryer use, parking all free.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Bob and Marianne have lived in Hawaii since 1990. Bob is a psychologist and works on the first level of Ohia Kai Hale. Marianne teaches at Hawaii Pacific University. As owners they manage three properties: Ohia Kai Hale (vrbo # 85235), a Ohia Kai Cottage on the same property (vrbo #95386), and an oceanview condo in downtown Honolulu (vrbo #111945).
Why the Owner Chose Kapaa, HI, USA:
Kauai Vacation Rental Coconut Coast Kapaa Ohia Kai Spacious Home Downtown Kapaa Great location! Ohi`a Kai is one block from the beach and downtown kapaa,,approximately nine miles from Lihue Airport, a 20-minute drive at non-peak times. Haena State Park, at the end of the road when driving north, is about an hour’s drive, as is Kekaha, the southwestern end of the road. Haena is where you’ll find Ke`e Beach and the trailhead to the spectacular Na Pali Coast trail. Some popular visitor destinations and their approximate driving times include Kealia Beach ½ mile to the north, baby beach ½ mile to the south, toward Lihue. Managed and operated by owners Bob Brown and Marianne Luken.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
One block from ocean and the sweet town of Kapa`a, within walking distance of many stores, places to eat, etc. Perfect location for travel to all parts of Kauai. Other popular places to go are: Lydgate Beach Park (10 minutes), Limahuli National Tropical Garden (55 minutes), Kilauea Lighthouse (20 minutes), `Anini Beach (25 minutes), Poipu Beach Park (40 minutes), Kukui Grove Mall (22 minutes), `Opaeka`a Falls (15 minutes), Wailua Falls (30 minutes), and the largest coffee plantation in the USA, Kauai Coffee (35 minutes).
- Primary: +1 8086513101 9:00 am to 10:00 pm hawaii time
- Secondary: +1 8086513101 cell phone
- Tertiary: +1 8088225881 work phone at pacific clinic inc.
- Fax: +1 8088236535 please fax betwen 9 am. and 10 pm HI time
Links to more information:
Full size bathroom with double vanity view 1
'Ocean Bedroom' view 1
'Mountain Bedroom' view 1
view from 'Mountain Bedroom' window.
large lanai (porch) view 1
Lanai view: Lush tropical landscaping and gas BBQ for guest use on ground level.
'Hale' means 'house' in Hawaiian. Vacation rental upstairs; quiet offices below
Full size bathroom with double vanity view 2
'Ocean Bedroom' view 2
'Mountain Bedroom' view 2
plenty of towels, beach towels, and linens for guest use
large lanai view 2
Gas BBQ deck
This listing was first published here in 2006.
Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017
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