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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Kapoho Beach reviews

  • Perfect location, lovely home, wonderful hosts!

    "The proximity to the Champagne pond is what initially drew us to this location, and we were so fortunate to have stayed in this beautiful home! Susan & John are gracious hosts that make you feel like family the moment you arrive. What makes their home stand out from all the rest are all the little things that they've thought of like ocean safe sunscreen, bikes, a golf cart, and earplugs if the coqui frogs bother you at night (they didn't bother us). Our kids loved running around the yard, and our daughter especially loved floating on the board with the window in it! She was able to see all the beautiful fish in the Champagne pond! The pond is just a short 5 min walk away, and the Kapoho Tide Pools are also very close by. We would definitely recommend this home to anyone!"
    Guest: Stephanie H. Date of Stay: March 2017 Review Submitted: April 2, 2017
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  • Shangril'La is beauty at its best - stayed Feb 27-March 6 2016 Greg and Kim from Miami FL

    "We were at Shangri'La for seven glorious nights and enjoyed every glimpse and experience this property offered. We travel a great deal and use VRBO when we have extended stays, and Shangri'La is by far our favorite. The lush landscaping and the lagoon is all you need to think you're in paradise (which you are). The lagoon was very clean and fun to swim in several times a day. We enjoyed the friendly fish and looked forward to feeding them in the afternoons. The uniqueness of this property is not revealed until you actually get to it. The proximity to Pahoa was not very far; so don't worry, you will find a grocery store and just about anything else you need. Volcano National Park is close by and is a must see. We had plenty to do at the normal tourist spots, but we were able to find a few out of the way spots too. If you have mountain bikes, you will find getting around some of the local parks and out of the way beaches (Green Sand Beach) will make your experience even more enjoyable. Snorkeling in the Kapoho Tidepools is phenomenal. We saw hundreds of beautiful fish and exotic looking coral. Something that is fun to do on Wednesday nights, is to go to Uncle Robert's. It's a quirky little place in Kalapana with live music, more food than you can imagine, and several local vendors selling art etc..Give it a Google for directions as there are two ways to get there. Going through Pahoa 130 seemed to be the best route although you could take 137 (kind of dark and skinny for nighttime). If you have time, read Lonely Planet's newest guide book about the Big Island before you go. Lonely Planet offers information about the touristy spots as well as the local spots. Shawn, the property manager, is also a guide, and he took us on a few tours. Had it not been for him, we would have not seen as much as we did, and he is lovely to be around as well. He knows the area extremely well, and it is worth every penny to hire him for tours. Because we were on the go every day and did not feel like cooking, Shawn recommended an incredible chef (his name is Shawn as well) to come to Shangri'La to cook for us. The food was out of this world - very fresh, local, and tasty. We can't say enough about the two Shawns and feel we have two more forever friends in our lives. If you're lucky enough to stay at Shangri'La, you will have a fantastic experience. The area is magical, the local people are wonderful, and the swimming will never be forgotten!"
    Guest: gregory p. Date of Stay: February 2017 Review Submitted: March 13, 2017
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  • Great Home with Everything you need!

    "We stayed at this lovely home for 3 1/2 Weeks and did not want to leave. Sitting on the deck watching whales and so many different birds, plus the sun rise and moon rise was wonderful. Everything we needed was provided, cookware, dishes, silverware, pantry items, etc. The arrangement of the rooms allowed for a view everywhere. The ocean was steps away and we enjoyed snorkeling almost every day. Yes, we will be back! Mahalo Carol!"
    Guest: Barbara B. Date of Stay: February 2017 Review Submitted: March 24, 2017
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  • Absolutely paradise! The floor plan with the lanai doors, the pool, the location...could not ask for

    "Anyone contemplating this house should book now. So sad when our nine days was up. Family vacation not to be forgotten."
    Guest: Jody C. Date of Stay: March 2017 Review Submitted: March 24, 2017
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