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Direct Oceanfront! Floor to Ceiling Glass! Breathtaking Views! Banyan Tree 204

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 10 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 10 nights

About the property

1200 square feet, 2 bed, 2 bath, stunning ocean view, amazing sunsets, turtles

Awesome Kona Oceanfront location! Located directly oceanfront at Banyan's surf break.( For additional specials, photos or more info, checkout our website - click the link at the very bottom of this page, the link is located in the amenities section right after "Notes" in super small print.) Sweet tropical paradise~ You can't get much closer to the ocean than this unless you are on a boat.! Aloha and welcome to your Kona Oceanfront slice of paradise~ Banyan Tree 204! ( If this condo is not available, please check out Homeaway/VRBO Property ID #3799660ha ~My other new totally remodeled condo at Banyan Tree)

Leave your cares behind and take in the incredible ocean views from your luxurious Kona oceanfront condo with gentle breezes over the Pacific ocean and the swaying palms shimmering in the sunlight. Stunning 1200 square foot Kona oceanfront condo. Over $100,000 spent on complete top to bottom remodel, with new kitchen, baths, flooring, doors, plumbing fixtures, lighting, appliances, cabinetry, and furnishings. Sit down ocean views from the master bedroom, living room, kitchen, and lanai! You are literally 20' away from the gorgeous Pacific ocean! We have even included an XBox 360 for the kids..just bring your favorite games!

This spectacular residence has been fully equipped with everything needed to make your stay completely comfortable and features persa gold slab granite and solid wood espresso colored mahogany cabinetry in kitchen, hall, and baths, oil rubbed bronze fixtures, stainless steel appliances including microwave, FREE Long Distance to Canada and Mainland USA, large screen HDTV flat panel smart TV in living room (yes, you can watch Netflix from the sofa and watch the waves roll in at the same time). There are also flat screen smart televisions in both bedrooms with over 70 cable channels, washer/dryer, extremely comfortable beds in both bedrooms: Simmons Beautyrest pillow top mattresses, down substitute pillows, large beach towels, beach coolers, boogie boards, stone tile floors, glass mosaic insets in both showers, and plush bath towels. The gourmet chef's kitchen includes coffee grinder, coffee maker, blender, microwave, toaster, heavy stainless cookware, rice cooker. We also have a large pantry that provides storage for all your food, beverages, and special Hawaiian Treats. This condo is tropically decorated and furnished and is perfect for a family or a romantic getaway. There is a queen size sleeper sofa for additional sleeping. (And what a view from this sleeping space) We also did extra things when remodeling our vacation home like moving the small water heater out of the kitchen that most other units have at Banyan Tree and we added a large hot water heater in the back of the condo that is big enough to provide water to a large home with several people. No running out of hot water during your shower here! We also expanded the kitchen so that you could open the dishwasher all the way and not hit the oven. We strive to make your vacation experience the very best experience possible while visiting The Big Island.

Watch the whales and dolphins, swim with the sea turtles and tropical fish right outside your door. Completely private and secure, with covered parking and elevator. No stairs to climb. Spectacular ocean side pool with Weber gas BBQ's and an outdoor shower. Commercial ceiling fans in all rooms, FREE wireless high speed Internet...we have even included a family movie library so you can have your own 'ocean view movie nights'. For the gamers in the family, there is a fully equipped XBOX 360 for the kids, just bring your favorite games and an extra controller if you would like to have more than one controller.

This is the perfect location only 2 miles south of downtown Kona, as well as 2 miles north of the Keauhou shopping center, with all of the fantastic restaurants, shopping, and entertainment, but also several grocery stores, WalMart and even a Costco close by. We have the best ocean view pool in Kona or explore the many secluded beaches very nearby from sugar white sand to jet black sand.

Please feel free to contact Candace. She will be happy to answer all of your questions about our very special Kona Oceanfront condo #204, Banyan Tree, or the Kona and Keauhou areas. ( If this condo is not available, please check out Homeaway/VRBO Property ID #3799660ha ~My other new totally remodeled condo at Banyan Tree)

HAWAII TAX I.D. # W53122653-01

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Candace Remington Spinali
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2017

About Candace Remington Spinali

Michael and Candace Spinali, San Diego , California. Michael is a San Diego native and Candace is from Michigan. We have been married for 25 years and have two children. Our oldest son Michael graduated May 2014 from SDSU (Electrical Engineering) and is now enrolled in graduate school. Our youngest son Cole is a senior at Santa Fe Christian High School and loves to play volleyball 24/7. We have been going to Hawaii for over a decade now! We enjoy our island getaway. Our condo is our sanctuary..peaceful,private,tranquil.. and a definite detox remedy for life in the fast lane! It is our special place that we reconnect as a family, and we feel so blessed to have so many happy memories of Banyan Tree and the Big Island.

Candace Remington Spinali purchased this condo in 2007

Why Candace Remington Spinali chose Kona Coast

After exploring the Hawaiian Islands we narrowed our search for a vacation home to the Big Island. It took us three years of looking to finally find our getaway.(And several months of construction once we did find it!) Our 'had to have list' was extensive. We knew what we wanted because we had vacationed in so many other vacation homes. We had to be on the ocean ( we had to be able to view sunsets, surfers, and whales from the unit!), the lanai had to be private(no fishbowl) we had to have two bedrooms ...the master had to have a king sized pillowtop bed and the guest room had to be able to have two full beds ( our oldest son is 6'4' and still growing!) We love our sanctuary! The sound of the waves, the view from almost every room, the 40' wall of glass to let the view in, the pool is fantastic, and the local people are beautiful! We love Kona and look forward to returning everytime we go...and then we hate to leave and we always plan our next visit before we even get on the plane to leave! It truly is's the perfect place to unwind and escape from everyday busy life! It is a magical place and we love sharing our island home with families from all over the world!

What makes this condo unique

Our Kona Oceanfront vacation getaway is located close to everything, and so peaceful with the sound of the waves to lull you to sleep every night. It is close to everything yet a world away surrounded by lush vegetation and the serenity of the waves rolling in to the beautiful Kona Coast shoreline.


Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Doulble vanity glass mosaic shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Glass mosaic shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Simmons Pillow Top
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double , Simmons Pillow Top Beds
  • There is a queen sized sleeper sofa in the living room area if needed. There is a Pack N' Play and a high chair for our tiny VIP guests~ Each bedroom as well as the living room has a flat panel large screen TV.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Housekeeper
  • Massage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Totally brand new and lavishly furnished Kona Oceanfront vacation rental. FREE Long distance to Canada and Mainland USA, 2 boogie boards, beach coolers, Tommy Bahama beach chairs with Tommy Bahama umbrella, XBox 360 game console,family movie library, large screen flat panel smart television in living room and in each bedroom. All linens and down substitute pillows are provided.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(57 traveler reviews)

Direct Oceanfront! Floor to Ceiling Glass! Breathtaking Views! Banyan Tree 204
average rating of 4.9298244 based on 57 reviews

Perfect in every way!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I and another couple spent ten days at this condo. It was perfect. It was so comfortable for the 4 of us and there was space for privacy when we needed it. The property was just as described and had everything we needed for our time in Kona-Kailua. We cooked several meals here and it had everything we could possibly need. It was clean, the grounds were pristine and the pool was great. I've already recommended this place to friends and we will return here on our next trip to Kona. We watched spinner dolphins and sea turtles everyday from our lanai. Like Candace indicated for her, the lanai was our "happy place" as well. The property is close to town but heading south a mile or two is a fantastic local park where the snorkeling and coral formations are spectacular. We couldn't have enjoyed this place more or recommend it more highly. This is an amazing place! A+++

  • Submitted: May 26, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for your awesome review! It warms my heart to hear that you enjoyed the "Happy Place" (The Lanai) The views are breathtaking! It hooks you from the time you enter the condo and makes you never want to leave. But I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the snorkeling and the beaches located so close to the condo. Remember, the " happy place" is always ready to welcome you back! Mahalo nui loa, Candace
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Absolute Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

First, let me say the ocean view from this condo is absolutely breathtaking beyond words. Everything about this unit is exactly as the owner described, and it is exactly what my husband and I anticipated...and more! The unit is beautifully decorated with comfortable, high end furnishings throughout. What you see in the photos really is what you get, and more. The kitchen is fully equiped and well adorned with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances...and the ocean view again from here is awesome! Our son is 14 and loved his own room which was also tastefully decorated and comfortable. He was happy with the Wi-Fi and never turned on the TV. The Master bed was comfortable and the gentle roar of the ocean was like a soothing lulliby every night we were there. In addition, the owners had a nice selection of water toys; boogie boards, snorkle gear, an Umbrella, beach chairs and mats, and a cooler that we used to pack lunch and drinks while we were traveling around the island. The unit is quiet and close to everything. We used the pool and the hot tub every day and the grounds were clean and well maintained including new grass and a very nice new rock wall that was recently replaced. Everything about this condo was perfect for us. We stayed for two weeks and it wasn't long enough..We are now planning another trip to The Big Island for three weeks and there is no need to look any further...this is definately the place to stay. Mahalo Candace!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo Teresa! It truly makes me happy to know that you had a great Big Island family vacation while staying in my little slice of heaven! I too love the sound of the waves and I sleep soundly. Many thanks Teresa for your wonderful review and I look forward to your family's return! With Much Aloha, Candace
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Unbeatable View

  • 5 of 5

The view was exactly what we were hoping for. The condo was well furnished with everything we needed. Candace was wonderful to send us great info on our stay and we tried out many of her recommendations. Great location and felt very safe there. My husband and I use a sound machine at night, but didn't need one with the sound of the wave to send us right off to sleep. Our only downside was the lack of air conditioning. We knew before we booked it, but we're informed by many that it would be cool with the airflow from the outside and fans. We like it really cool especially at night and we were very warm the whole trip. We know this won't bother everyone, but if you like it cooler, just want you to be informed. Overall besides the air, the condo was a great rental.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for taking time to write your review! I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay....although you were a little warm. I have to wear a jacket and shut the windows when I am there during the winter months. ( It often is 68 degrees in the evenings ) I know you told me that you like air conditioning even in the winter as you like to sleep in way cold conditions.You will be happy to know that you will enjoy our new AC that is being installed this spring. It will certainly keep you way cool! It was wonderful getting to know you and I hope to have you return. Mahalo Nui Loa, Candace
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Stunning views and a comfortable place to call home!

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent time on our vacation and this condo felt like our home away from home. The view is spectacular, the beds and couch were quite comfortable, and we enjoyed the lanai immensely. The place was clean and well-appointed. We had a couple of little things that needing attention, and Candace was quick to remedy the little problems (nothing major). I do have one suggestion for the owner: for those of us with older eyes, some of the lighting could be improved. We like to play cards and there is no light above the dining table, so we had to bring in a lamp from the bedroom and set it on the table. We felt the living room could also use a floor lamp, as we needed to use a flashlight to figure out the tv equipment. And the bathrooms could use some night lights. But these things did not detract from our overall experience which was very positive. My husband and son-in-law went swimming/snorkeling right outside the condo building, and it was challenging. They both got some sea urchin injuries and banged up their legs. I wouldn't recommend swimming out there unless you are extremely skilled! We thoroughly enjoyed watching the surfers right from the lanai. Amazing! And I definitely recommend this unit for an Hawaiian getaway!

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for taking time to write your awesome review! I am so happy you enjoyed your stay and were able to enjoy time with your family members. Thank you so much for the heads up on the lighting. I do have overhead recess lights but I think a lamp in the living area and the dining area is an excellent idea!!! ( An idea that I am going to act upon! ) The swimming out front of the condo during the winter months does have some huge waves but if you come back in the summer... much easier to snorkel. So, so thankful for your input. We hope to have you back! Mahalo Nui Loa, Candace
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Great Condo

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Kona. Condo is great, right on the ocean.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for taking time to write your review. So happy to hear that you had a wonderful time. I am so glad you enjoyed your truly are as close to the ocean as you can get without being on a boat! We hope to have you back. With Aloha, Candace
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Lovely condo in convenient location

  • 5 of 5

Overall, we had a great experience staying here. The description was accurate and the unit was in terrific condition, with lots of equipment in the kitchen, boogie boards, plenty of towels, etc. We spent hours just sitting on the deck watching the surfers and listening to the ocean. (I would not recommend surfing there yourself unless you are a strong surfer.)

The location is very convenient -- less than 2 miles to two beaches (including the one where you can just wade in and snorkel), and easy to shops and restaurants. Reserved parking underneath was easy to access. The keypad access to the unit was very convenient, as it meant that we didn't need to worry about who had the key when we split up. Communications with the owner were great.

If you are planning on having someone sleep in the living room (or if you have a night owl who wants to watch TV in the living room area), you should be aware that there are movable dividers between the master bedroom and the living room, which provide visual privacy, but very little noise reduction.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for taking time out of your daily schedule to write your review. I am so happy you enjoyed your Hawaiian 2016 Christmas Holiday! Sitting on the lanai and watching the whales, surfers, turtles, and all the fish swim around is addicting! I find it hard to leave the lanai even after all these years of spending time in Hawaii. ( And can you get any closer to the ocean??? Amazing sounds from the waves ) Happy 2017....I hope to have you back! Mahalo Nui Loa, Candace
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Kahaluu Beach Park
"Beautiful black sand beach. Even when the surf is rolling in, this little gem has calm wate..."
Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Don The Beachcomber ( Royal Kona Resort )
Nearest Golf
3.5 Miles
The Kona Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
Da Poke Shack (Adjacent to the Kona Bali Kai)
Nearest Beach
0.9 Miles
White Sands Beach
Car: recommended

This is the perfect Kona oceanfront location close to downtown Kona, as well as the Keauhou shopping center, with all of the fantastic restaurants, shopping, and entertainment, but also several grocery stores, WalMart and even a Costco close by. You are directly oceanfront, with nothing between you and the blue Pacific ocean. Unobstructed, panoramic ocean views.


Rates & Availability

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High Season
Jan 3 2017 - Mar 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
Fill In The Calendar Special
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
Standard Season
Apr 5 2017 - Jun 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fill In The Calendar Special
Jun 8 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Standard Season
Jul 1 2017 - Oct 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Oct 2 2017 - Oct 15 2017
10 night minimum stay
Standard Season
Oct 16 2017 - Dec 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
Dec 17 2017 - Jan 2 2018
10 night minimum stay
High Season
Jan 3 2018 - Mar 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
Standard Season
Apr 1 2018 - Oct 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 13.41%

*For current specials, additional photos, a quote for a monthly stay, or more information, checkout our website - click the website link at the very bottom of this page.
*Reservations less than seven nights must back up to an existing reservation.
*NO EXTRA FEES - Reserved parking is FREE. Internet is FREE. Long distance to Canada and Mainland USA is FREE
*No check in or check out on Holidays. I like my staff to be able to celebrate these special days with their families.
*This is a non-smoking unit. Primary renter must be at least 30 years old.

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