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Ka'Awa Loa Plantation, South Kona Guesthouse and Retreat

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Back Wrap Around Lanai


Last updated: 04/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:4
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Individual rooms in B&B, or also available as a whole-house vacation rental.

*** PLEASE NOTE: Default Rate listed here on VRBO is for a Standard Ocean View Room at $149 + tax, while we are operating as a B&B. (It is NOT for the whole house). Our room rates range from $129 to $219 per night. Please inquire for specific room availability & rates for the dates you are interested in.

*** Ka'awa Loa is also available as a Vacation Rental (not operating as a Bed and Breakfast) for Family Get-Aways, Holidays, Weddings, and Retreats. Rates are between $895 and $995 a night + tax and cleaning fee. Please inquire about specific dates and rates. Mahalo!

Ka’awa Loa Plantation diversified agriculture and coffee farm located in the heart of coffee country on the Island of Hawai’i. The 5.6 -acre estate is nestled in tropical surroundings at the elevation of 1,200 feet directly above Kealakekua Bay and offers breathtaking views and easy access to both the ocean and Kailua-Kona town. Our venue and neighborhood offer a wonderful spot to base your Big Island vacation, honeymoon, or retreat!

Area activities include swimming and snorkeling in the pristine waters of the Pacific, ocean kayaking, hiking, horseback riding, touring coffee farms, and shopping in fun local shops in the towns of Captain Cook, Kealakekua, and Kainaliu. Historic St. Benedict’s Painted Church and sacred Pu’uhonua O Honaunau, the Place of Refuge, are just a short drive away.

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Member since: 2005

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed in designated outdoor area only....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Bed & Breakfast


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Limited Accessibility

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Jacuzzi, Outdoor Lava Rock showers


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Fabulous views of South Kona Coastline, Honaunau-Place of Refuge, and Ke'ei Point. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    check e mails - wireless in home...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance:

    Domestic US only...moreless

  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Kitchen


  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    2000 square foot with breath taking views of the Pacific and coast line...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 13.416%


*** Rate quoted here on VRBO is for a Standard Ocean View Room at $149 + tax, while operating as a B&B. Our room rates range from $129 to $219 per night. Please inquire with the dates you are interested in, and we'll get right back to you with specific room availability.

*** Ka'awa Loa is also available as a Whole-House rental for family get-aways, holidays, weddings, and retreats. Please inquire with specific dates for details and pricing. Mahalo Nui Loa!

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/22/2017
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18 Miles
Nearest Airport
Kona International Airport at Keahole - KOA
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Corner Pocket
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Mi's Italian Bistro
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Manini Beach

Farming, Snorkeling, Ocean Kayaking, Manta Ray Dives, Hiking, Massage, Plantation Tours and Yoga.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

Why the Owner Chose Captain Cook, HI, USA:
Location, Location, Location. Gorgeous property with commanding views. Close enough to Kailua-Kona for shopping, their restaurants, and the more touristy things, but far enough away to experience "Real Hawaii".

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Experiencing the true Hawai'i, rural, beautiful, peaceful and private.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Back Wrap Around Lanai

    Back Wrap Around Lanai

  • Hawaiian Classic - Old Kona at her best!

    Hawaiian Classic - Old Kona at her best!

  • Ocean view Jacuzzi

    Ocean view Jacuzzi

  • Kealakekua Ocean View Room

    Kealakekua Ocean View Room

  • Kitchen


  • Hale Ka'awa Loa

    Hale Ka'awa Loa

  • Commanding Ocean View

    Commanding Ocean View

  • Ka'awa Loa Plantation Suite

    Ka'awa Loa Plantation Suite

  • Honaunau Ocean View Room

    Honaunau Ocean View Room

  • AHHHHHHHHHHH.......Paradise


VRBO #99181

This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017

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