Elegant Convenience, Spacious Layout for Families & Couples with Enlosed Garden(6 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Japanese design, 3000sf wheelchair accessible , 3 bd, 2.5 ba, large rooms
Hale Kepani is an easy stroll via Haili Street, past Lyman House museum to historic downtown. Enjoy a beautiful view of Hilo Bay as you meander along. Catch glimpses of Mauna Kea on cloudless mornings on your return. Come to cooler Hilo, escape the vog of Kailua-Kona, the jungle heat and commute to Puna. Custom home with generous flowing floorplan, sits across 2 lots in this quaint older residential area above town. Spacious layout with livable lanais and enclosed garden for all to enjoy. Comfortable for families, safe for children and quiet for seniors. Easy painless commute to university, beach parks and greater Hilo area.
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Member since: 2006
- 3000 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Children Welcome:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Home cleaning weekly will be required on extended stays and billed to guest. Personal laundry not included. Wheelchair accessibility throughout home with wider halls and doorways, showers are large with built in benches and adjacent street corners have been ADA modified for easy access to downtown areas. ...moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Game Room:
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View:
- Mountain View:
- Ocean View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Hunting Big Game
- Hunting Small Game
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Room
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Covered Parking:
- Free Long Distance:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items:
- Kayak / Canoe
- Lanai / Gazebo:
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My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Cleaning, minimum 4 hour $150
- Property Damage Protection $79
- Tax Rate 13.5%
SPECIAL RATES MAY APPLY:
Please call for special discounted rates applicable for residents, seniors and military.
RE: HIGH SEASON rates:
(November 15th-April 30th) Holidays & special events (MERRI MONARCH) additional $15.00 per night fees on specific day(s): THANKSGIVING week (Wed- Sun), CHRISTMAS week through NEW YEARS and during Easter/Merri Monarch Festival.
Longer terms preferred, hotel tax of 9.25% not required on stays exceeding 180 days. summer/fall May-Oct: 30 days @$100 nightly<30 to 75 days@$95, <75 to 90 days@ $90).
No charge for children under 10. Young adults, +10 to 17: $25 nightly.
Re: Security Deposit:
Will be refunded after cleaning. Only If necessary, deposit may be used in the event of cancellation, additional cleaning or damages, if any.
Re: Group Rates:
Additional guests 4+ people, please add $50per person nightly.
Terms reserved during HIGH SEASON are not guaranteed and will be subject to CANCELLATION unless PAID IN FULL 90 days in Advance. Advanced deposits lock in rates and dates.
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OUR PERSONAL ASSURANCE :
We book directly and ALL our bookings are GUARANTEED. Should any problem arise with availability arise or if a cancellation is necessary by the owner for personal reasons, all payments will be refunded. We will provide references upon request. WE are licensed to manage poperty with HAWAII state do not double book our property.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Quaint Hilo downtown will delight visitors with many choices: museums, art studios, restaurants, bookstores and a variety of shops. Elks Club with dancing events, YWCA, Boys and Girls Club. There are custom craft shops, HILO Farmers' market, organic and natural groceries, fast food and informal dining. Extensive historic library, banks, massage/ chiropractic/tradional medical and homeopathic clinics, health food store, grocery and drug store, antique shops and many other specialty food and craft shops. For more information visit the Hawaii Visitors Bureau
Year Purchased: 1992
About the owner: Returned to live in Hilo in 1984 after mainland educations to raise our three children. This was the best of small town living: walking to school and all afternoon sports and activities.
Why the Owner Chose Hilo, HI, USA:
This custom home built in1962, was purchased for extended ohana (family), a stone's throw from original family home, we enjoyed grandparents nearby and space for visiting friends and family. The location of our homes enabled us to enjoy small town living with everything conveniently available to us. Minimal driving allows us to save on time and gasoline.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
This home is a custom design with no steps throughout, spacious rooms and fully equipped for a comfortable vacation. Convenient location is minutes away from all the services, shops, museums and activities in Hilo. BIG ISLAND easily accessible: hike a live volcano, enjoy an ocean snorkel and wander through a rainforest in a single day. Zip across Saddle Road to West side to shop and explore and be home for dinner.
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Kitchen lanai off back garden
middle bedroom with daybed with 2 twins, convertible to a double bed with lanai
Front entry hall off dining room
Back bedroom lanais
master bathroom, sink and shower accommodate wheel chair
This listing was first published here in 2006.
Date last modified - Tuesday, May 30, 2017
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