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Kona Oceanfront Top Floor Condo 30ft from Shore - Amazing View, Wifi, A/C

Bedrooms 2
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Top (4th) Floor Condo just 30 feet from the Pacific Ocean....

Marble floors, Corian counters, free wifi, and central air unit.Very well-equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, range, and newer refrigerator, free wifi. Cable TV in both bedrooms and living room. Pillow-top king bed in master bedroom, pillow-top queen in 2nd bedroom. Two full baths. Beautiful decor. Washer/dryer for your private use. Free Wifi internet access in condo. Elevator, heated pool with jacuzzi spa, beach and picnic area with oceanfront BBQ's right outside. Spectacular 180-degree views of ocean, sunsets, dolphins, whales, and turtles.

On the grounds are a physician's office, snorkel shop, and Da Poke Shack (authentic Hawaiian food). Five minutes to white (magic sands) sands beach and Kahalu'u Bay. Snorkel with turtles and dazzling tropical fish.

Keywords: Condominium, Ocean Front, Top Floor, Condo, Large Private Lanai, Awesome Views, Beautifully Furnished with all amenities, Exceptional Value, Wifi, A/C

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Renee Contreras
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 13, 2018

About Renee Contreras

We are the Contreras-Tercero family -Renee, Frank, Mario, and our beloved dog Karma. We absolutely fell in love with the Kona area and we were blessed to find the perfect top floor condo. We hope you have the time of your lives staying as our guests!

Renee Contreras purchased this condo in 2011

Why Renee Contreras chose Kailua-Kona

The Kona Bali Kai is a beautiful location as close to the ocean as you can get. It is very well kept and close to everything. We looked at many oceanfront locations, but none compared to the Bali Kai.

What makes this condo unique

The condo is private, on the top floor, close to elevator (but not too close), and beautifully furnished. We are one of the very few units at the Bali Kai with air conditioning. Enjoy the most awesome ocean views and sunsets from our spacious and private lanai. The sounds of the surf are breathtaking. Free wifi provided, flatscreen TV in living room and both bedrooms. 2 full baths with shower and bathtub in both. Our guests tell us they have never seen a more well-stocked condo. We try to provide everything you will need - down to laundry soap, fabric softener, paper towels, kleenex, condiments, spices, and everything you'd need to cook and bake. You can watch the surfers from the lanai, along with the turtles who live in the tide pools. There's a store right across the street and Da Poke shack right on the premises - a traditional Hawaiian deli. There's also a surf/dive shop and a concierge to help you plan your activities.


Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Front Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Other (See Description) - 1 queen , Aerobed - Queensize & twin
  • King size bed (1) Pillowtop comfort in master bedroom, Queen size Bed (1) Pillowtop comfort in second bedroom. Queen size Aero bed, plush and auto-inflating. Twin size aero bed, auto-inflating
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • 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
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Free Wifi, Smooth top range, Washer & Dryer, Beautifully furnished throughout, Furnished oceanfront lanai, Heated Pool & Jacuzzi (shared)


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Kona Oceanfront Top Floor Condo 30ft from Shore - Amazing View, Wifi, A/C
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Perfect spot!

  • 5 of 5

We used to be explorers but now traveling with two babies under two, we were happy to find we never needed to leave the place! The beach front was just perfect and when I was in the condo with one of the babies for nap time I never felt like I was missing a thing from the lanai. And the owners could not be more kind or helpful. Highly recommend!!

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Paradise found!

  • 5 of 5

This is our fourth year at Kona Bali Kai and third year at Renee and Franks condo. I hate to write a review because I'd love to keep their condo a secret.

This is the best VRBO we have ever stayed at. Views, whales, turtles, pool, spa, immaculate grounds are just a few of the benefits of staying here.

Now for the condo itself. It has everything you could think of. Beach chairs, snorkels, beach towels, cooler ,etc. The kitchen is fully stocked including condiments , spices, refrigerator with an ice maker and much more.

Thank you Renee and Frank for having the best condo ever!

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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More amazing than expected !

  • 5 of 5

It goes without saying that the location was fabulous, but the condo really exceeded our expectations. It is very apparent that Renee and her family love their property and want all guests to feel the same. When I had any minor question, Renee was readily available by text or email to walk me through the solution. There was convenient and secure underground parking, the grounds were well maintained and resort staff were friendly and caring. The lawn area, sandy beach and tidepools were such an added bonus. The pool and hot tub were immaculate. But the condo itself, oh my. Probably the best stocked and cared for of any VRBO property I have ever stayed in anywhere. There was an abundance of towels and linens and the stack washer and dryer in the condo were a welcome convenience, I could have packed half the clothes I brought! Renee has thought of everything a visitor to Hawaii might need, including all the items necessary for a day on the beach, snorkeling, sightseeing, relaxing. The kitchen was well stocked with dry goods and there was even an assortment of condiments in the fridge and coffee and tea items available. We had meals out on the spacious and comfortable lanai. The BBQ grill out on the lawn was well maintained, worked well and was large enough so several guests could all cook at once. We saw turtles most days in the water and on the day we before we left, 2 had even crawled up and slept on the beach for several hours. There is a surfing beach nearby and we viewed surfing from dawn to dusk every day. Two days there was even a National Scholarship Surfing Association competition. After hoping to see it for many years, we saw the green flash at sunset!! We were sad to leave this wonderful place and would come back in a heartbeat. Thank you, Renee.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much for your review!!! We greatly appreciate all the wonderful comments. Our main concern is that our guests have a wonderful time and enjoy the condo and the Big Island. Mahalo!
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. Watching the turtles from our lanai with our morning coffee to falling asleep to the sound of the surf. Wonderful.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. We’re so glad you had a great time!
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Sleeping to sound of the ocean

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful find in Kona. This condo has it all, great location, close to some many things, amazing views, pool for the kids, turtles on the beach, did I mention the view?

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent Place to stay in Kona

  • 5 of 5

This is a quiet top floor condo with AC about a mile from downtown Kona. We visited Ironman week and had a blast. We were grateful for the AC which many units don't have because it was a very hot and humid week. The condo is very nicely equipped, slightly dated (everything in Kona is) but value priced for the area. It has easy access to everything you want to do. The views off the lanai were top notch, we loved the space. We watched sunsets, surfers, and the beloved hona turtles all day. We would love to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Kona Keohole International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sam Choys
Car: recommended

Driving Range, Active Volcano, Kona International Market, City of Refuge, Royal Residences, whale watching and swimming with the dolphins. 7 climates on the Big Island including rainforest tropics, snow-topped mountains


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125

Contact us with any additional questions

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.