We are located on a one acre lot in the private neighborhood of Hawaiian Paradise Park. During your stay in our home you will enjoy the sounds of nature; birds, frogs and an occasional pig or goat. You will also experience the pleasure and softness of fresh caught rain water. While strolling the grounds you may find fresh fruit such as guava, mulberries or tangerines. Feel free to pick and eat while staying in our home.
In the Area: You will be conveniently located to shopping, site seeing, swimming and a wide array of other activities. In Hilo you will find museums, beaches, gardens, and shopping. North of Hilo there is numerous waterfalls and a terrific botanical garden. As you travel south (Hwy 130) you will find the unique town of Pahoa. It is an old 'Hippie' town that has been rejuvenated in recent years. Pahoa boast the best restaurants in east Hawaii. There are terrific Thai, Mexican and Italian restaurants. Past Pahoa you find tide pools, natural hot tubs, beaches and the Kilauea volcano viewing area. You can reach the town of Volcano by traveling through the town of Kea'au and up Hwy 11. Here you will find Volcanoes National Park where you can see old craters and a new vent. There are hikes, both short and long that persons of all ages and ability may enjoy. The opportunities for playing and site seeing are unlimited.
The House: Inside the home you will find everything you need for a relaxing vacation. The huge kitchen is fully equipped with a variety of small appliances and tools as well as a new range and refrigerator. The beds have good mattresses and bedding. The rooms are quite large with room for additional sleeping areas if needed. There are quality air mattresses and bedding for additional guests. There is a third 'bedroom' with a queen bed and freestanding wardrobe with hanging and shelf space. The television in the living room has cable service provided by Time Warner. Internet service is available through cable or wireless. There is a library of books for all ages and many jig-saw puzzles. The perfect place to relax after a busy day.
The rental unit is the upper level of the house accessed by an outside stairs leading to the lanai and entry. The lower level of the house is occupied by the on-site caretaker, Jonathan, and his faithful canine companion King.