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ACROSS THE WATER! *OCEANFRONT COTTAGE AT RICHARDSON BEACH HILO* SWIM & SNORKEL

Michele

Advertiser since: 2013
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Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Michele

Advertiser since: 2013
Speaks: english
Call Owner
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ACROSS THE WATER! *OCEANFRONT COTTAGE AT RICHARDSON BEACH HILO* SWIM & SNORKEL

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Overview

Hilo House Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedroom 2 Bath Cottage right across the beach!

Charming beach cottage with commanding ocean view of the best beach on the east side of Hawaii! Waiuli (Richardsons Beach) is the best for swimming, surfing, and snorkeling. What's the best thing about it? It's right across the street! Grab a mask and snorkel (there's plenty of fun beach gear at the house to use!) and go explore the cove! Wish to just relax and lay in the shade? There's a great area behind the house to hang out or bbq while watching the ocean. Perfect for families, groups or a nice couple get-away!

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Michele (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2013
Call Owner
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Speaks: english

About Michele

Local & family owned.

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a view! Loved the beach + neighborhood. Cozy home. Sad to leave the island. Mahalo!
Apr 2014
  • 1 of 10

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
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

Reviews

4.7
based on 27 traveler reviews

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Across the water! *Oceanfront cottage at Richardson Beach Hilo* Swim & Snorkel
average rating of 4.740741 based on 37 reviews
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Across the water! *Oceanfront cottage at Richardson Beach Hilo* Swim & Snorkel
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p471707vb
+1 -808-989-9545
Hilo Hilo District
5

Loved this cottage across from the ocean

  • 5 of 5
We loved this cottage. The location is great. Close to Hilo and easy access to go and explore the north, south or to get onto saddle road to head west. The farmers market in Hilo is close by and has the best selection of fruits and veggies. The kitchen is nice and big and very open concept. The whole house was spotless and we loved the decor. The bed on the main floor was very comfortable. The ceiling fans were great for keeping the place cool. We loved that there were so many windows to let in the fresh air and warm breezes. And I personally loved listening to the frogs at night. The huge porch out front is fabulous. It is covered so you can sit out there if it is raining. The house was stocked with snorkel gear, water shoes, noodles, boogie boards, kayak and surf board. And the outdoor shower has hot water….that was awesome and great for rinsing off after swimming across the street at Richardson beach.
If you are in need of the pullout couch on the main floor the mattress does need replacing. Otherwise we loved everything about this place. I would highly recommend this cottage and hope to have the privilege of staying here when we visit Big Island again.
  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Across the water! *Oceanfront cottage at Richardson Beach Hilo* Swim & Snorkel
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p471707vb
+1 -808-989-9545
Hilo Hilo District
Breisach
5

Tropical heaven by the ocean

  • 5 of 5
This was our first time to use VRBO and certainly not our last one. The process to book was very easy and we found this fantastic place by the ocean in Hilo. It is located just opposite a beach park which makes life really easy. Kayaking, surfing, snorkling just in front of the house.

The house is very spacious with two levels and two baths plus a great outdoor shower. And you have boogie boards, snorkling gear, barbecue ... all you would want at your house by the ocean.

We were 2 adults plus two children and had lots of space. Hilo is a great location if you want to visit the Volcano national parc but we also drove up to Kona which was an easy drive with a lot of scenic viewpoints, waterfalls etc.
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Across the water! *Oceanfront cottage at Richardson Beach Hilo* Swim & Snorkel
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p471707vb
+1 -808-989-9545
Hilo Hilo District
4

Almost a perfect fit

  • 4 of 5
The home is clean, and has a really nice front porch screened in to keep the mosquito's out. But the living room sleeper sofa is uncomfortable and should be replaced. My guests expected a sleep able bed but instead chose to sleep on the floor because of the sleeper/ sofa.We had teens sleep downstairs. They appreciated the nice bathroom but again, the sleeping accommodations really only worked for 2. The third kid had to sleep on an uncomfortable futon.
All in all, the location across from the water was ideal. The kitchen functioned perfectly and parking access was more than enough for visitors. We would stay again if the sleeping arrangements were upgraded . Also, another surfboard or paddle board would make it enjoyable for more than just 3 people.
  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
business
Across the water! *Oceanfront cottage at Richardson Beach Hilo* Swim & Snorkel
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p471707vb
+1 -808-989-9545
Hilo Hilo District
5

Perfect Place to Stay in Hilo!

  • 5 of 5
Our family of four loved staying here. The cottage was clean, bright and comfortable. Our boys loved having their own place downstairs. We spent time at Richardson beach across the street.
  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
Across the water! *Oceanfront cottage at Richardson Beach Hilo* Swim & Snorkel
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p471707vb
+1 -808-989-9545
Hilo Hilo District
5

Great Location for Island Exploring

  • 5 of 5
We decided to stay in Hilo to give us a convenient base to explore waterfalls, volcanos, and drive up to the observatory. This house was in a great location and also allowed us to spend some time at Richardson beach right across the road. The house was in great shape and was well equipped with water gear and could easily accommodate 6-8 people depending on the use of day beds. One thing to note, the house didn't have an oven and maybe that is just a Hawaiian house "thing" so we just grilled our pizza on the BBQ outside. Overall, the house meets or exceeds the description and it provides a great home base for Big Island exploring.
  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Across the water! *Oceanfront cottage at Richardson Beach Hilo* Swim & Snorkel
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p471707vb
+1 -808-989-9545
Hilo Hilo District
5

Great Hilo Location

  • 5 of 5
Great cottage for a small or larger group staying in the area and looking for easy access to many parts of the island. Cottage is kept very well cleaned and organized for renters.
  • Submitted: May 28, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Hilo International Airport
Nearest Beach
Across the street! Swim, Snorkel & Surf
Car: recommended

Perfect for beach lounging and swimming. Lots of fish and marine life to see, including sea turtles right across the street at Richardson's Ocean Beach Park. Recommended activities to see on Hawai'i island: Hawaii Volcanoes Nation Park, Rainbow Falls Waterfall, Hilo Farmers Market on Wednesday and Saturdays, Swimming and surfing at Richardson's Beach!

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $225 Per night

Hilo House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$225
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.42%
Notes Base rate is for maximum 4 guests. Additional GUEST $25 per night, per person up to 6 guests.

Refundable $200 deposit is required to secure your reservation.

DEPOSIT TERMS: Deposits are refunded back to method of payment by VRBO systems refund on the 15th and last day of the month.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Hilo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs Bathroom -
    Upstairs bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Two bedroom two story house is great for couples vacationing together or families who want privacy. Upstairs and downstairs both have private entrances with their own bathrooms. Downstairs has a small kitchenette, perfect when waking up for your morning cup of tea! Great beach decor with awesome green garden views, bedrooms feature easy access to bathroom or the kitchen, yet maintaining privacy. Ceiling fans make it easy to stay cool, or open original plantation windows for a wonderful cross breeze and island ambiance.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming

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