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Lanai perched over the ocean! Gorgeous views on Waikiki's Gold Coast. Stunning!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,275 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 private bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, fully equipped kitchen - Right on the Ocean

The "best of the best" being accessible to Waikiki, but living in the highly desired "Gold Coast" residential neighborhood of Diamond Head. Compare this nightly rate to two mediocre, non-view hotel rooms in Waikiki - this is the best value on Oahu! In Hawaiian, Nui Kai means 'big sea', and that's what you get with the views of the ocean from nearly every room of this 1,000 plus square foot luxury two bedroom condo, furnished in Polynesian, Island style decor. The unique feature being the 'outdoor room', this large lanai offers a large sectional, tiki bar and small dining table. All of this overlooking a sweeping view of the ocean and reef below. Large living room/dining room with island style furniture, cable television and DVD/CD. A fully appointed kitchen with stove, oven, dishwasher, microwave and refrigerator. The master bedroom features '40's "Hawaiiana Décor" with king-sized bed, and cable television, and desk. The second bedroom features a Hawaiian theme with queen bed, and desk. The Diamond Head view is to the east and to the northeast is a gorgeous city scape with beautiful Kapiolani Park in the foreground and the beautiful skyline of Waikiki, Honolulu and the Ko'olau Mountains in the background. The building features a large oceanfront lawn with chaises for sunning, and dining tables for an ocean-side meal. Slightly to the south of the lawn is a sea ladder that descends directly into a swimming area in the sparkling Hawaiian waters of the Pacific Ocean. Slightly to the north of the lawn is a small sand beach with access to the reef. Complete your Oahu adventure with the convenience of a parking space for your rental car in the basement of the building for only 15 dollars per day. Beach Towels, Beach Chairs and Beach Umbrella are provided to all of our guests at no charge.


Owner
Meggin
Member since: 2004
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Meggin

Our love of Hawaii began 20 years ago. After years of coming to the islands we decided to buy a studio so we would have a place to be. One thing lead to another (mainly, we found a building on the ocean that we loved!)...and we ended owning several vacation rentals in our building on Waikiki's Gold Coast. We stay in our units 3-4 times a year and are constantly maintaining the decor, updating amenities, painting, and keeping them in the best condition possible for your stay!

Meggin purchased this condo in 2004

Why Meggin chose Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis

The reason we purchased our condos in this building had to do with location. It is perfectly situated at the edge of Waikiki in Kapiolani Park. Located on Waikiki's famous Gold Coast, the condo building sits on the water with ocean on one side and park on the other. We like the location because although Waikiki and all the hustle bustle are just a 10-15 minute walk from the condo (along the park and the ocean), we are just far enough away for it to feel less hectic, more peaceful and MUCH quieter. The views of the ocean, city skyline, moutains, park and Diamond Head Crater from the apartment have to be seen to be believed!!

What makes this condo unique

Views, Views, Views! Ocean Access steps from the building's lobby level......and the private Lanai in the sky, which is an outdoor Living Room, Dining Room and Bar all in one!!

Amenities

Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 9
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1275 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bath towels and beach towels provided in bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • The master bedroom features '40's hawaiiana décor' with king bed and cable television. Awesome ocean, city and park views. The second bedroom features a Hawaii theme with queen bed, desk, cable television and outrageous ocean, city and park views.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Laundry room provided on parking level of building. Ice machine located outside laundry room.

Reviews

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Lanai perched over the ocean! Gorgeous views on Waikiki's Gold Coast. Stunning!
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Little Rock, Arkansas
5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in the Diamond Hotel and Residences. Our 9th floor unit had a fabulous lanai with comfortable seating, table and chairs, even a little Tiki Bar. We slept out on the lanai one night of our stay—we had a full moon, and it was quiet enough in this area of Waikiki that we could do so. The kitchen was very well equipped, the furnishings were all comfortable. This is a beautiful unit all around, and we hope to stay there again on our next trip back to Oahu.

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just breathtaking!!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed many times in the Diamond Head Beach Resort and this was the best. Very nicely decorated. The second bedroom is not accessed through the main bedroom which is a nice plus. We would stay here again as long as it is available. Thanks for a beautiful unit.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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SF Bay Area
4

Gorgeous views

  • 4 of 5

We stayed a week in this lovely place. Quiet neighborhood but not far from the action of downtown Honolulu and Waikiki. Well stocked and private with easy access. Wonderful views of the ocean and diamond head. We had some initial difficulty accessing the wifi but the on site contact came up and got it working for us same day. Recommended.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful views--very clean and comfortable--incredibly well stocked

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Amazing views with comfortable lanai. Well organized manager/owner--pleasant to deal with. Best stocked rental in about 50 rentals I've used via VBBO. Rented before and will rent again....

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location, great ocean view

  • 4 of 5

Close enough to Waikiki for an easy 15 min walk, but far enough away to avoid the tourist mayhem there. Very close to Elks Lodge and Outrigger Canoe Club. The decor is a bit of a throwback in time, but charming, interesting and completely functional. Appliances and plumbing all worked flawlessly and the cross breeze was refreshing. Everything you need, other than food/drink is here, completely turnkey (actually key code). We didn't even use the A/C after the first night because it was quieter and cool enough with windows open. Thank you to the hosts for the beach chairs and towels, although the beach umbrella was not usable with a broken frame. We can't call it 5 star accommodations given age and finish, but the property is well maintained and the interactions with the host team were very professional and they were responsive. 4 Star experience with a 5 star view at 3 star price! We don't come to Oahu often, but value was good and we would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed our Hawaii vacation and the stay at this beautiful condo was a big part of it. It is located right next to Waikiki, which is perfect, because it is just far enough away from all the hustle and bustle to relax and enjoy. The condo is beautifully decorated and very charming as well as very comfortable and well appointed. The kitchen, bathroom and bedrooms are well stocked with everything you need on a daily basis. The property owner and property manager Thomas are very responsive, in case you need any assistance. Also, the parking spot in the underground garage is very convenient, as is the laundry facility with 4 washers and dryers. We would definitely stay here again in the future, had a very nice time!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

Considered by some to be the best location on Oahu, the peaceful Gold Coast offers incredible restaurants, swimming, snorkeling, the beautiful Kapiolani Park, the Honolulu Zoo and the Aquarium. And all of this is only a few minutes walk to the many restaurants and outrageous shopping of Waikiki.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Departure Cleaning Fee $185
Parking (Per Day) $15
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 14.96%

To hold a reservation: 40% of the entire rental
Final Payment due 60 days prior to occupancy and 120 days prior for holidays
There is optional parking for $15/day

Tax ID# W30374214-01

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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