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Private Setting in So Kona Free Scuba & Snorkel Tours

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Member since: 2005
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Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Calendar last updated:
May 1, 2015
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Private Setting in So Kona Free Scuba & Snorkel Tours

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Captain Cook House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Enjoy the seclusion of a two story home on a three acre parcel in Southern Kona coast. Located thirty miles south of Kailu-Kona in Papa Bay right next door to Miloli'I, the oldest Hawaiian fishing village. A beautiful lush Hawaiian country side away from the usual tourist traps. Elevation is at 1,000 feet overlooking the Pacific ocean with gentle Hawaiian breezes and no need for air-conditioning.

SuGar Cottage II is a self-contained 1,200 square foot top story home with two bedrooms(each containing a queen size bed),one bath, dining room, living room, full kitchen and a large screened in lanai which also contains a full size washer and dryer. There is a full size futon in the lanai that makes a very comfortable bed. Some guests prefer sleeping on the lanai to enjoy the beautiful Hawaiian nights.

SCUBA DIVERS! As a dive master I will take you out on shore dives, no extra charge. We provide FREE AIR and WEIGHTS. This service is for our guests only.

KAYAKING! We have kayaks available... FREE! We can set you up with a kayak to explore the beautiful water. Many guests enjoy snorkeling off the kayaks. Lots of great places to explore!

SNORKELING! We can show you many locations to snorkel away from the usual tourist places.

Ask us about our other cottage that is located in the same area that sleeps two to four people. This is located at vrbo.com/62707.

Rates:

SUMMER SPECIAL PRICE! $115/night plus 11.42% Hawaiian tax US Dollars. Maximum of six guests.

$50 cleaning fee regardless of length of stay. Check in 3:00pm Check out 11:am

50% deposit required upon booking. Balance due on or before arrival.Four-Week cancellation notice for a full refund. Minimum two nights.

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and JCB.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Owner
Member since: 2005
Call Owner
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Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 1, 2015

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 46 traveler reviews

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Private Setting in So Kona Free Scuba & Snorkel Tours
average rating of 4.978261 based on 46 reviews
California
5

Love Hawaii

  • 5 of 5

My family of 4 and I stayedvat the Sugar Cottage II for a total of 9 nights. It is a fantastic place to stay. Garry is a great person who is available and very helpful! We are not divers so Garry took us snorkeling at Two Step and we had an awesome time. Garry lent us snorkeling gear and beach equipment through our stay.

We bought groceries and saved a lot on eating out by cooking at the cottage daily. We loved the geckos and set out fruit for them on the awesome lanais. Coqui frogs put us to sleep nightly.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Hawaii 5-O getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is the 4th time we have stayed with Garry and Susan. We love the Papa Bay Area. There is fantastic flora and fauna on the premises and a variety of birds, frogs and geckos. It is semi secluded with a symphony of birdsong and sounds from other various inhabitants.

We returned to Sugar Cottage to commemorate my passage into the "Golden Age". Garry and Susan were very accommodating and helped make the transition very present. I highly recommend staying with Susan and Garry if you have a Sense of Adventure. Garry will do his best to make your diving or snorkeling experience memorable ( in a good way)! If you have been diving on the Big Island before..... hook up with Garry and he can show you a few new places to dive and some of his favorite critters/fishes to look at.

It's a great place to unwind, relax and have a blast!

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Walla Walla, Wash.
5

SuGar Cottage: Sweet!

  • 5 of 5

I can recommend staying at Garry and Sue's place without any reservations. They are great people who will make you feel very welcome. Garry enjoys showing guests around, taking them scuba diving or snorkeling. The cottage itself is very comfortable. It is, however, a long, windy 45-minute drive from from Kona, so buy your food and other necessities in Kona. There's a Costco, Target and Safeway in town. Pick up a cheap cooler or two. Figure out how many breakfasts, lunches, dinners you'll have before you plan to be in Kona again, and pick it all up before driving out to Garry's. The cottage has paper towels, utensils, plates, etc. You might want to pick up salt and pepper, vinegar or sauces. You'll be set, then, to hang out and bop around without worrying about taking that long drive to Kona again. Say hey to the geckos for me! They're very cool little visitors.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Washington
5

Fun Location Near Great Beaches

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our three days at the Sugar Cottage. Great snorkeling trip with Garry as our guide. He provided all the equipment and expertise needed. Rustic jungle like setting. Lots of songbirds to listen too and watch.

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Morgan Hill,Ca
5

Great dive vacation spot

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the 2 bedroom home and had the opportunity to dive with Garry. He is a true southern gentleman and great host. While the home is rustic it had everything we needed for a great dive vacation. IF YOU ARE A DIVER THIS IS THE PLACE TO STAY.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
4

Dive with Dolphins

  • 4 of 5

This property provides easy shore access to multiple local dive sites. These accommodations provide all of the basic amenities, but the real value is the close proximity to Ho'okena (for the two-step dive site), Miloli'i, South Point (for cliff diving and access to Green Sand Beach), Punalu'u (for the black sand and turtle sightings), Nahalehu (for the scenery). Gary's diving expertise is excellent, and for me resulted in a half-day of diving with dozens of resident spinner dolphins. Amazing.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Map

Car: necessary

Certified scuba divers have the use of a dive master for shore diving, we have several kayaks provided for your use . . . some people even enjoy snorkeling off the kayaks!

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Rates & Availability

From $115 Per night

Captain Cook House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
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$805
$3,450
 

Additional information about rental rates

One time cleaning fee $50
Tax Rate 11.43%
Notes 50% to make a reservation and balance due upon arrival
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Amenities

Captain Cook House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming

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