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Judy Prather

Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english

ENJOY our well maintained and beautifully furnished condo on the bottom floor.

22 Reviews
Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Overview

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Photos and Description

PARTIAL OCEAN VIEW, OCEAN FRONT POOL, A VERY WELL MAINTAINED 1 BEDROOM CONDO

ALOHA! Our lovely condo is well maintained for our guests. We have a partial ocean view from our lanai, and the pool is located oceanfront. We are just a 15 minute walk to the downtown area, with several restaurants, snorkeling areas, beach and wonderful sunsets on the way.

We have secure WIFI, a SAFE for your valuables, BEACH TOWELS, COOLER, and CHAIRS for your use. We also provide BATH SOAP, and extras in the kitchen such as PAPER TOWELS, DISH SOAP, FOIL WRAP and BAGGIES for your left overs.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Judy Prather (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Judy Prather

Property is co-owned by two retired teachers, a wife retired from law enforcement and another in bookkeeping. We love to please and welcome back repeat vacationers.

Judy Prather purchased this condo in 1999

Why Judy Prather chose Kona Coast

We had visited the other islands for a few years and loved them all. Once we visited the Big Island, we loved the diversity of the island. The Big Island is true 'OLD HAWAII'.

What makes this condo unique

We strive to constantly update our condo to make your stay pleasant. Cleanliness is very important to us.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just a note to let you know that we enjoyed the two weeks in your Kona condo very much. The weather was ideal with a few days overcast but no rain. The pulldown screen on the lanai came in handy. Your kitchen is well stocked with cooking supplies. We will certainly look forward to returning in the future.



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Nov 2012
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Reviews

4.7
based on 22 traveler reviews

ENJOY our well maintained and beautifully furnished condo on the bottom floor.
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 38 reviews
5

We Would Stay Again

  • 5 of 5

The condo is clean & the location is convenient. We loved enjoying the sunset from the lanai right when we first arrived, we saw it through the buildings across the parking lot. I especially liked being able to use the cooler & beach chairs; we had them in the car for the impromptu picnic, side-of-the-road fruit stand, or super market stop. Being able to have at least one meal a day at "home" prevented us from having to always eat out; save a little $ & eat healthier. Thank you Judy for being so accessible when we had questions before the trip & upon our arrival (about the WiFi). It was great to know we could reach you by calling, texting, & e-mailing you :)

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your lovely review!! Above all we love for people to enjoy their stay and have a great time in doing so. Please feel free to share our rental to others and we hope to have you return. MAHALO NUI LOA
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5

Fantastic condo with a strong feeling of 'home'.

  • 5 of 5

We arrived in the condo in the evening with the rain pouring down. We found that the previous people had left a few cans of soda - fantastic that this is possible! that saved our lifes ;)

The condo was just perfect for us as a couple to use it as a base for big-island exploring. The area is clean and quiet. The pool is a little walk away but have an amazing view of the sunset. Also the city of Kona is within walkable distance (for newlyweds that like to walk hand in hand that is)

All in all a perfect homely spot on the other side of the globe - Communication with the owner was quick and pleasant. As long-distance travelers the WiFi access was a must - stable and fast connection. I would recommend this place to anybody looking for a place to stay in Kailua-Kona.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing place in Kona

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed at the condo in Kona Shores for 4 nights in April 2016. We enjoyed using the resort amenities (pool, grill) and the condo had a great bed. The partial view of the ocean from the lanai was enough to make us feel like we were really on vacation. The community is a bit farther from town than we expected, so we used taxis more than we walked. Jackie Rey's Ohana Grill is very close and worth a visit for dinner!

  • Submitted: May 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha and thank you for staying! It is always the renters choice to rent a car or not, but on the Big Island it is pretty mandatory unless you just want to stay around the condo. The walk to town is 1 mile...straight down Alii" drive. We as owners, and very much seniors love to walk there everyday. So glad you loved Jackie Rey's Ohana Grill! It is very delish! It is .07 miles, but is a bit uphill. Mahalo and thanks for your review. Judy
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Great place to stay, close to town with a view of the ocean.

  • 5 of 5

The condo was perfect size for the two of us. Very clean with nice furniture. Close enough to the ocean, from the pool we got to see the big waves. And from the patio you have a view of the ocean. We enjoyed our stay and will come back again. Thanks Judy!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha! Thank you for staying with us! Getting to see the big waves is a big plus, at least it was for us. It makes us realize the beauty and the force of the ocean all in one. We hope you were able to venture out to see our many sites on the Big Island, and will return again. It is an addicting place to visit. Mahalo Nui Loa, Judy
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Feels like home!

  • 5 of 5

We fell in love the minute we walked in the door. This condo has everything you need and more. The location is AWESOME and the price is so affordable. The owners are so friendly, accommodating and easy to work with. Our trip was unexpectedly shortened due to work but we will come back to this exact condo. Thank you so much!

Mahalo!!

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Little Condo with Great Views

  • 5 of 5

This was a great little condo close to town and close to the beaches. It was clean, comfortable and the owners were very responsive to our needs. The pool on the ocean is awesome! We have been to Kona many times and we would return here to stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for your kind review. It was nice to have a prior owner at Kona Shores staying in our condo. We hope to hear from you again.
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Map

Lava Tube Cave
Hulihe'e Palace
Hiilawe Falls
Kona Town Tavern
Kona Farmers' Market
Kua Bay Beach Park
Captain Cook Monument
The Painted Church, St. Benedict Roman Catholic Church
"Well worth your drive."
Laaloa Beach Park
Island Lava Java
"Coffee, food, and service. Great!"
Jackie Rey's Ohana Grill
Walmart
Target
Huggo's On The Rocks
"Enjoy your morning coffee or evening meal right on the sand beach. Good entertainment daily."
Splasher's Grill
Waimea (Big Island)
Kahaluu Beach Park
"Great place for first-time snorkelers. Easy access/picnic area/showers."
Puako
"Our favorite beach! Take the Puako turnoff, take a right turn at the Transfer Station and fo..."
Hawi
"Our favorite little Hawaiian village."
Pololu Valley Lookout
"Nice, steep trail leading down to the beach and the entrance to the valley. This is the end ..."
The Coffee Shack
"We never miss eating here. Love the coconut pie."
Pu‘uhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park
"Want to know the history of the Hawaiian Islands? This is the place to explore. Great snorke..."
Costco Kona
"If you are a member, take advantage of the gas and food prices here."
Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Kona International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Huggo's and Huggo's on the Rocks
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Don the Beachbomber
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Honol's Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Year around
Aug 5 2016 - Dec 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$90
$630
$2,250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning, Non refundable $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 13.42%

Our monthly rate for 30 nights is $70.00 U.S. per night.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 484 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Plenty of plugins, Hairdryer provided, step in shower with seat.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Sleeps 2
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen , ONLY 1 ALLOWED ON PULLOUT, FOR A TOTAL OF 3 IN UNIT
  • King size beds (1) Plush soft Hotel bedding, new Heavenly Mattress, 2013, Sleep Sofa (1) Queen
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This quiet residential air-conditioned condo is just one mile south of quaint Historic Kailua Village, Kona. A light breeze keeps the 80 degree plus weather comfortable in the afternoons. The condo is situated where the mountain/ocean breeze flows through in the evening. Take a dip down at the ocean front pool that perches on a lava point. Walk to the sea on the stone walk way along the pool to watch the sunset over Kailua pier at the other side of the Bay. Free secure wireless internet and your personal safe recently installed.

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