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Lovely Spacious Ocean View Home with Pool Close to Beach!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Space 4,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Attached Unit, 4.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 6-10)

On the Big Island of Hawaii, where beaches, waterfalls, golf courses, and rainforests are ordinary as the air we breathe, sits our four-bedroom (2 Master Suites), four and a half bath house, with private one bedroom one bath downstairs cottage featuring its own full kitchen and entrance. Nestled in the quaint subdivision of Magic Sands Estates, Akai Hale is a 4,000 square foot, Island style home. Akai Hale offers a contemporary, relaxed atmosphere with spacious interior, recreation room with ping pong table, and private pool. Our home is within walking distance (two Blocks) to world famous Magic Sands Beach and the fabulous Jameson's By The Sea Restaurant.

While being centrally located in the quaint town of Kailua-Kona, the house is situated minutes from the best snorkeling beach on the island, a 36-hole world class golf course, and Hawaii’s historic Kealakekua Bay. Akai Hale is also conveniently located to Keauhou Shopping Center where you can find gourmet coffee shops, fine dining and casual restaurants, movie theatres, a supermarket, and more.

The Akai Hale is the perfect place for a large family or a group of friends. For parties with more than 10 guests please check availability on our second 5 bedroom 5 bath home on the same street, VRBO listing #90090.

Keywords: Private Home

More Details

Owner
Zac Smith
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2017

Amenities

Kailua-Kona House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Hallway - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Attached Unit - 1 queen
  • King size beds (3), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.6538463 based on 26 reviews
Indianapolis, IN
3

Big Island Adventure

  • 3 of 5

My family and I rented this property on the Big Island for 10 days. The owner, Zac, was attentive and prompt during the entire process. We did not encounter any issues during our vacation.

Pros:

- Location, Location, Location - short walk to a swimming/surfing beach and to the shops in Kona. You will need to drive to the closest snorkeling beach.

- The house was spacious for 9 people, we all had our own bedroom/bathroom.

- The neighborhood was very quiet

- The pool was clean and refreshing after a long day of site seeing

- The outdoor patios were wonderful and we used them all of the time

Cons:

- The house needs some TLC

- The carpets need to be replaced (had stains and holes)

- The kitchen and bathrooms need to be updated (they were outdated, tile was cracked and mold growing in between the grout)

- Some of the screen doors had tears or holes (enough for bugs to come inside the house)

- The downstairs apartment (5th bedroom) smelled musty

- It would have been nice if all of the bedrooms had TV's

- The walls need a fresh coat of paint

All in all, we had a wonderful time on the Big Island and there's so much to do we didn't spend a ton of time in the house. I would have given the house higher reviews if it was in a better condition.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beaverton, OR
5

Beautiful house! Amazing location!

  • 5 of 5

Overall we had a great stay. The house is beautiful, was clean and well appointed. It is also in a great location: close to beaches, close to shopping, close to town and easy to get to other places on the island. The layout was perfect for our group; we loved how much room there was and that every room had its own bathroom! We loved having the pool as well. We also appreciated all of the pool toys, beach toys, beach accessories and other touches that made our stay comfortable and fun. The only complaint we had was having to buy our own dishwasher soap, more toilet paper and laundry soap. But otherwise it was a great experience and we would completely come back. I also want to add that Zach was super responsive to our questions and made the booking process easy and stress free. Thank you, Zach!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Enjoyed our stay

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of 8 - 6 adults and 2 teenagers (a boy and a girl). We all enjoyed the fact that there were enough bedrooms with separate bathroom for each couple and each teenager and still had an extra bed in one of the teenagers bedroom and that the bedrooms were separated in a way that we all had our privacy. Zac came over to help get one of the air conditioners to work the day we asked as well as when we needed a new coffee grinder when we found it wasn't working. He provided us with 10 beach towels as well as all other bath towels. We did not have any disabled but there are steps to get into the house so it's not for handicapped people. We had a great time and would certainly rent it again if we are ever on the Big Island again. Convenient location but still quiet except for the wonderful sound of the birds in the morning 😎?

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Great family spot

  • 5 of 5

This house exceeded our expectations. Property was clean and maintained when we arrived. We had 6 adults (3 couples) and 1 toddler. All had their own room, bathroom, and air conditioner. Kitchen, living room, lanai, pool and rooms were all great. There were pool toys, beach toys, and beach chairs in the garage to use. Great location to get to grocery store, beach, highway, and downtown. We have had many friends ask about the property from pictures on social media, we have recommended it to them, and would recommend it to anyone else interested. Thanks for a great 12 days in paradise.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ohio, USA
3

Layout and location of the house are great. Disappointed with the house state and service

  • 3 of 5

The layout of the house is great : it had plenty of bedrooms, spacious living and dining rooms and a beautiful swimming pool, on a quiet street.

We were disappointed however about the state of the house. We had a few issues but here are the main ones: 1) we had to clean the inside of the dishwasher as it was full of an old build up calcium and food scraps. It's super loud and the dishes had to be re-cleaned by hand after every wash. (Not very convenient for a family of 7). 2) We found cockroaches every night in the room close to the game room, despite the fact that we kept all windows and doors closed. We think they were coming from the drain or the walls. Also, that room's bathroom had feces (rat? mouse?) hanging from the ceiling light (I took pictures).

All that to say that the house has a lot of potential but it doesn't feel clean because it's not very well maintained. Other examples : the top of the wooden dining room table had water marks on it and missing wood, there were missing light light bulbs, the carpet in some rooms were stained.

We still had a great time despite the fact that we didn't see Zac once, even when we asked him for a couple extra light bulbs for the living room light (the only light we really needed to be bright since we'd eat inside at night) and he came to drop off some old light bulbs while we were out. These light bulbs weren't even close to being the right ones for the living room light and by that time we had 2 days left so we just didn't bother to write him another time.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a family vacation that was just about perfect! This house handled 3 generations of family!

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated my husband's 60th birthday with three generations of family ages 1 to 60. Every family had a nice, large, air conditioned bedroom and it's own full bathroom. In addition, the spacious living room and three outdoor living places, including the pool area, were enjoyed immensely. A well appointed kitchen allowed us to prepare 3 meals a day for most of our stay. We appreciated the crib, high chair, pool toys, private pool, and convenient location. We would all definitely stay at this beautiful home again. Thank you for your attention to detail and cleanliness.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Kailua-Kona House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$475
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $350
Damage Insurance $99

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