-SPECTACULAR KEALAKEKUA BAY OCEAN VIEW BEACH ACCESS SPECIA

Sylvia

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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
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-SPECTACULAR KEALAKEKUA BAY OCEAN VIEW BEACH ACCESS SPECIA

Kealakekua Bay House Rental Photos and Description

2 self contained suites- sleeps 7 or rent upsuite or down separately

10% DISCOUNT FOR OFF SEASON

Sept 1 to Dec 15 and April 15 to June 1

This Tropical Paradise Home ' Kealakekua Haven' is situated near a sandy beach and boat launch pier in Kealakekua Bay on Big Island. Within an hour of arriving at the Kona airport you will be in your, breathtaking, holiday home, Kealakekua Haven, in the quaint village of Napoo'poo'. This island paradise is known to many as Hale Komo Mai, which when translated means 'house where you are welcome' This unforgettable home provides all the comforts you need to realize your tropical dream.

The Kealakekua Haven has 2-self contained suites both suites are fully equipped with kitchen, living and dining areas as well as bedroom and 3 piece ensuite bathroom. The house functions equally well as individual suites or as one extrodinary home with a rooftop lanais that has a magnificient (360o)view of ocean and surrounding area( amazing) WIFI internet is available throughout the house.There is an extra double shower bathroom/laundry room.

The lower level suite, named 'Maile Kai', has a queen size bed in the bedroom and a single bed in the Kitchen living area. The unit is tastefully decorated and the outside deck brings the flora and fauna in.

The upper level suite, named 'Loke Lani', has a queen bed in a bedroom/livingroom and a double bed in another room,bathroom, an outdoor kitchen on the wrap around deck that boasts tremendous daytime and nightime views.

The top level or roof top 'Lanai' , is a common area to both suites. It is a huge open air rooftop patio with ultimate views of both the ocean and mountain. Some guests request approval to sleep up here.

An additional feature is the shared utility room at the back of the home which has a washer and dryer with a bonus bathroom that has a double headed shower.

The pier is two doors down and there you will find activites such as swimming, kayaking, snorkelling, and scuba diving.

The beach is two doors down in the other direction. While relaxing on the beach you will enjoy the view of the turquoise water and watching dolphins play - be surrounded by Hawaii's ambiance, character and great gifts of nature. As well as view Captain Cooks' Monument across the bay.

Spend some time at Victorian/Plantation 'Kealakekua Bay Haven' and experience the spirit of old Hawaii.

Keywords: Beach House, 2 suites

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Sylvia (Owner)
Advertiser since 2004
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Speaks english

About Sylvia

We traveled to many places, however Kealakekua Bay and specifically our place kept luring us to return again and again until owning our little bit of paradise was the only option for us and our family

Sylvia purchased this house in 1992

Why Sylvia chose Kealakekua Bay

IDEALLY LOCATED !!! A FEW FEET FROM BEACH in one direction and a few feet from the pier in the other with spectacular views of the bay and sunsets are front row and centre from rooftop lanais NOBODY CAN GET IN YOUR WAY or disturb your SOLITUDE while watching sunsets 'the absolute highlight of my day'

What makes this house unique

You don't need or want to go anywhere else. Everything you want or need is all right at your doorstep!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights
Travel with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

4.7
based on 7 traveler reviews

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-Spectacular Kealakekua Bay Ocean View Beach Access Specia
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
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Kealakekua Bay Kona Coast
3

Bring Your Own...Everything

  • 3 of 5
This house is in an absolutely fabulous location, right down the street from Two Step snorkeling (where we swam with dolphins on our very first day!) and has a great view of Captain Cook. However, we've stayed at over five rental houses on Kona and never found one to be so woefully under stocked of basic household items. A little bit more care would make this home much nicer to rent.

The following items would make the house much nicer (we ended up having to buy many of these things in Kona):
- Beach towels
- Beach chairs
- Laundry detergent
- Tongs for Barbecue
- Sponge for kitchen sinks
- More than one garbage can for each apartment space (maybe one in the bathrooms)
- Basic kitchen/cooking supplies/condiments (often these are left behind and saved from previous tenants)

Overall, this could have been a great house, but there were so many things lacking that we can't give it more than three stars. Also, we had to unplug five different air fresheners, which was a pungent overkill.
  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: thank you for the review Caroline.
To our future renters, we have taken appropriate action to address the concerns of this renter.
some things were there, as. tongs in drawer of barbecue table
and somethings we don't provide,as beach towels other things may have been an oversight on the part of our staff ,as no laundry detergent. We hope future renters find our home and its ideal location everything you dreamed of. Our strong features are the 360o views, stunning sunsets, very close proximity to beach and pier and swimming,dolphins, kayaking, as well as close proximity to Mannini beach and two step.
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Kealakekua Bay Kona Coast
Warsaw, Poland
5

Unforgettable vacation at Kealakekua Bay

  • 5 of 5
A great location - just steps away from magical Kealakekua Bay where you can watch dolphins and whales or snorkel and watch the beautiful underwater world with colorful fish, turtles and other unusual species.
The house is cozy and fits the surroundings. You can watch the ocean from the upper suite or the terrace on the top floor. Lanai is a great place to spend time when you're at home.
The owners are very friendly and helpful.
I would recommend this place to everyone who loves nature and wants to see the real Hawaii.
It was my third stay in this house and certainly not the last one.
  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Mahalo Hanna,
What a lovely review! and very descriptive of what our home and area have to offer.
We have put in a beautiful fountain in the back yard and are planning a built- in barbeque and picnic area as well.
So the old place will be looking forward to having you back home again. Please say hi to Gabby for us.
Warmest Aloha,
Sylvia and Arlen
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Kealakekua Bay Kona Coast
Fairfax, Ca.
5

Loved this house and this very special location

  • 5 of 5
Our vacation at Hale e Komo Mai was delightful. The house is designed for outdoor living, with wrap around Lanais on three levels, and an outdoor kitchen on level 2. The top lanai is so nice for sunsets and bay watching. Kealakekua Bay is away from the puka shell strip of Kailua, which was perfect for us. We hiked down the mountain trail to snorkel at Captain Cook monument across the bay, and drove the fun 4 mile ocean road to Place of Refuge several times. The kitchens are well equipped; even a blender and coffee grinder, barbeque in back yard, awsfair@sbcglobal.netand on the main road to the south, there's a nice grocery store named Choicemart. A five minute walk along the bay there's a little beach park, where the caretaker Sandy will show you around. Fruit stands along the road offer fresh produce on the honor system, and there's a farmer's market on the main highway on Fridays and Sundays. Delicious fast food restaurant on the road down to the house, with shave ice. Loved the house, and the location. I recommend arranging for kayak rental and permits to kayak in the bay. That's the one thing we didn't figure out.
  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Than you so much Anne for your favorable review..

sorry that the kayak rental didn't work out for you. The kayak situation has been such a issue--everyone can see there is money to be made but only a few are following the rules and the rest don't want to follow the rules so they just shut the whole bay down to kayak use. We are hoping common sense prevails so we don't all have to suffer for a few.
We hope you choose to be among our many repeat house guests!

We would love to have you stay with us again. Warmest Aloha
Sylvia
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Kealakekua Bay Kona Coast
Olympia, WA
5

A most wonderful place to stay.

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I and our traveling companions loved our stay at Hale E Komo Mai. We felt like we were living in the "real" Hawaii. The street life below included a very pleasant mix of locals and visitors and was very enjoyable to observe and to be accepted into. The park next door was the scene of many local family evening picnics that included music and Friday night volleyball games.

From the top deck we had a clear view of the activity in the bay including the spinner dolphin "Olympics". Surely they must be competing for style and execution points with all that spinning and leaping activity. While at the house we never missed an evening sunset and when Pele's volcano was active there were some very colorful evening skies.

The outdoor kitchen was one of our favorite features. It was very comfortable and relaxing to prepare and eat food in the warm open-air rear deck with a great view of the lush tropical landscape.

During our two-week stay we traveled around the island to many of the great places it has to offer but we also made sure to have several "home" days where we simply relaxed and enjoyed the house and life in this small village. We enjoyed meeting and chatting with the owners and we do plan to return to Hale E Komo Mai.
  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2011
  • Stayed: Feb 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Mary,

Thank you so much for your lovely review of our home in the bay.
We enjoyed your company very much and hope you return to the white ship in paradise again soon.

Much Aloha
Sylvia and Arlen
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Kealakekua Bay Kona Coast
Fort Bragg, Ca. USA
5

Unique & unforgettable

Unique & unforgettable
  • 5 of 5
We stayed upstairs in "Loke Lani" with another couple for 2 weeks in Feb. & March of 2011. The location was excellent, in a real neighborhood with the bay a short walk away.... in which we swam with the dolphins. Snorkeling was excellent off nearby Manini Beach and at Honaunau, a short drive away, and kayaks can be rented across the street. It is a character place, very narrow, but with wrap around decks and a large deck on the end. The communal 3rd floor lanai has a great view of the bay and sunsets. The owners were very accommodating. Our unit has an outdoor kitchen in the back, which we much enjoyed, though we ended up buying a few items from the thrift shop up the hill to round out the dishware. We would recommend "The White Ship" as we called it, highly and plan to return.
  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2011
  • Stayed: Feb 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Peter,
Thanks so much for the favorable review of the "Kona Belle" or white ship as you call her.
We found your company most delightful and hope you return to us again soon.

Warmest Aloha
Sylvia and Arlen
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Toll Free: (800) 313-9907
Kealakekua Bay Kona Coast
Wilderville, OR
5

Such a beautiful house - going back this winter!!

  • 5 of 5
We had such a lovely time in Kona, have stayed at a couple of different places, but this house is where we'll stay from now on - it's just beautiful!! It looks out over the bay, and is on an off the beaten path road, that is perfect for walks near the water before the sun goes down. If you're not familiar with Hawaii, everything slows to a stop when the sun drops off into the ocean.. everyone pauses for a minute to watch it.. I know the owners rent different floors when they're not there, (Hi Arlen and Sylvia!) we had the 2nd floor along with the top floor that has a just beautiful view! We went kayaking in the bay, saw dolphins swimming all around us, we did a ton of snorkeling, and got to enjoy the peaceful vacation we always wanted.
(And Arlen helped me crack open a fresh coconut I found on the road!) BONUS
The outdoor kitchen is perfect and there is a nice little yard. The house is clean and tidy, you can see by the photos, actually designed and built by the owner!
If you've never been to Kona, this vacation rental is not too far out of town, and has personality to boot!
My husband and I loved staying here and I hope your vacation turns out just as great!
Jackie and Herman
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2011
  • Stayed: Feb 2007
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Jackie and Herman,

How are you two doing? I didn't realize there was a place to respond to reviews, you know old dogs and new tricks but I would like to thank you belatedly for your lovely review.
Arlen and I would love it if you came back to stay with us again.

We have put a waterfall in the back yard and are going to put in a much nicer barbeque area this winter-- back should be small but very nice. Herman maybe we can taste some more of your awesome cooking! and enjoy some sunsets together!

Warmest Aloha to you two!
Arlen and Sylvia
Sylvia

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Keahole Airport
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
4miles
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
5miles
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
approx 10miles
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
5 miles
Car: necessary

Dolphins frequent the bay and occasionally whales, ,view of Captain Cook Monument from the top deck, Volcano watching in Hawaiian Volcano National Park, Kayaking,paddlboarding,snorkleing right next to home, Helicopter Tours, Island Tours, Hula shows and Luaus Kite-boarding and surfing in certain areas ,dinner cruises, golfing ,paragliding, ziplining

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Availability & Rates

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Kealakekua Bay House Rental Rates

Notes

  • $1,450.00/wk $1,950.00/wk
  • US Dollars
  • Either Suite, Double Occupancy......$1450/week.
  • Whole House, Up to Four people......$1650/week.
  • Whole House, five people.............$1750/week.
  • Whole house, six people..............$1850.00 Whole house seven people..$1,950.00
  • add----A one-time cleaning fee of $200/suite, or $300/house is applicable.
  • add----all Applicable Taxes-- Transient accommodation and state tax
  • WK XMAS Dec 20 to 27 WK New Year Dec 27-Jan 3 $4000.00wk all inclusive
  • SEVEN PEOPLE MAXIMUM -------CHECK FOR OFF SEASON SPECIALS !!!!!!!

Amenities

Amenities

Kealakekua Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Mountain View
  • Monument View
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Telephone ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Stove ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Queen size Beds (2) Both suites, Double Beds (1) Upper suite, Twin or Single Beds (1) Lower Suite
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Attractions:
  • museums
  • playground
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • zoo
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • shopping
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • whale watching
  • boating
  • sight seeing
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • eco tourism
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • kayaking
  • water tubing
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
Notes:
Located close to Banks, Grocery Stores, Video and DVD rentals, Pharmacies, Health Food Store, Music stores, 'luau' Hawaiian Feasts, Restaurants and Shopping KAYAKS RIGHT THERE! visit Volcano in one day trip+ go around the island in one day + airport 25 miles +Kailua Kona 20 miles