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Magnificent Panoramic Sunsets and Ocean Views-This is Heaven!

14 Reviews
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

Kona Coast House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7-9)

Wake up to SWEEPING COASTAL VIEWS from your very own private, heated swimming pool, spacious lanai, dining room, master suite, guest rooms, and open-beamed living room. You'll LOVE this island home exclusively designed with its spectacular view in mind.

With updated island-style furnishings and ceiling fans, this three bedroom, two bath property is situated on one acre of lush vegetation for privacy and year-round tropical gems, including banana, papaya, grapefruit, mango, coconut, lime, avocado and pineapple fruit.

A tranquil setting at comfortable elevation, you will enjoy relaxing by the pool with a glass of wine from the temperature-controlled wine cooler or preparing a delicious cookout on the Weber Genesis grill. Lounging on the lanai's hammock or mixing up a Mai Tai at the teak bar are favorite pastimes.

Best of all, you will enjoy the panoramic views of our famous Kona sunsets EVERY NIGHT! You may never want to leave this island oasis.

Conveniently located near both the airport and downtown Kona, numerous beautiful sites are easily accessible: beaches with fantastic snorkeling are within 15 minutes, in addition to outdoor crafts and farmer's markets. The Four Seasons and State Park beaches are 15-20 minutes away. Across from Veterans Cemetery at Mile Marker 88/89 heading north from the airport is a gem.

Other Kohala Coast resort and shopping areas are within 30 minutes, including Waikaloa, with its famous restaurants and boutiques. The historic rancher's town of Waimea is a 45-minute drive; Hilo & Volcano National Park are about 2 hours away. The relatively new "Saddle Road" makes a much smoother ride to Hilo than in past years.

On a more practical note, Costco is less than 5 minutes from the house. Stock up the kitchen so you won't have to eat out every meal! They offer fresh local fish (Ahi, Ono, Mong Chong, etc--great on the grill), as well as traditionally-prepared island dishes you won't want to miss (e.g. poke').

You will find all the comforts of home at this "Kona Heavens" retreat. Escape to an amazing getaway that will provide fun and relaxation in a clean, spacious, well-equipped, quiet setting. There is something for the entire family!

The kids will love playing with all of the games we stock, and the HEATED pool with its rafts and floats will be a huge highlight. Adults, you will find everything you need to have an unforgettable stay!

Mahalo!

Keywords: House, paradise, luxury, quiet

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Property Manager
Member since: 2008
Call Manager
Speaks: english

About The Owner

You might think this is just another vacation home, but there's actually a story behind it...starting with our grandfather, "Pop's," love of the ocean. Although he lived simply as a commercial fisherman, he and his brother saved enough money along the way for us to invest in a family home in their memory. We chose Kona Heavens because of its amazing ocean views, proximity to beaches, cool evening breezes and amazing tropical vegetation. Our family has gathered here many times since. In the spirit of Pop's generosity, we wanted to share this oasis with others; so, we decided to make it available as a rental property! We hope you create as many wonderful memories during your stay as we have. This is truly a special place that Pop would have loved. We think of him every time we visit:)

The Owner purchased this house in 2005

Why The Owner chose Kona Coast

Our family had visited the islands of Hawaii a few times prior to the purchase of this home, and we all agreed that the Big Island had some very unique characteristics we just couldn't ignore...and Kona was the perfect spot to blend them all together. We loved being in a private, well-kept neighborhood away from the hubbub of tourists, while being just minutes from attractions and shops to supply all of our needs. Because every home in this community was built on a 1-acre parcel, each thoughtfully landscaped several decades ago, the neighborhood alone makes for BEAUTIFUL MORNING WALKS, right out our front door. We have enjoyed many evenings on the 500+ sq foot lanai (patio) barbecuing fresh fish from the nearby harbor. We love going to local beaches to swim, snorkel, and scuba dive...with so many gorgeous options and hidden gems for all of these activities. Downtown Kona is just minutes away, and a lovely spot to stroll, window shop and dine out. The local flavor of upper mountain towns also offers a unique cultural (and coffee-plantation) experience. Not to mention the thrill of the Ironman Triathlon every Sept/Oct. The Big Island of Hawaii has nearly MOST micro-climates in the world, making for a much broader range of excursions than some of the smaller islands--from Volcanoes National Park to the Dramatic Cliffs of Waipio Valley, onto the Bucolic "Cowboy Country" of Waimea, and finally to the Rainforests of Hilo--with many hidden gems along the way: green and black sand beaches, waterfall hikes, and amazing local farmers' markets to name just a few!

What makes this house unique

We had compared prices to hotels in Kona...and this was a great deal given its spaciousness and flexibility. You can stock the fridge with all of your favorite foods (saving money dining in), enjoy the large living room to watch movies or play board games with your family, swim 24/7 in a private, heated/lighted pool, and enjoy tropical edibles right from the garden! Because this home was established as a rental property with the same local management company (even before we purchased it), we knew our guests' needs would be conveniently and immediately met during their stay, something we take great pride in. The home will be spotless when you arrive and thoroughly cleaned when you depart. It's the perfect blend of a quiet oasis and fun vacation spot for you and your family to enjoy...this place truly has it all!!!

Reviews

5
based on 14 traveler reviews

Magnificent Panoramic Sunsets and Ocean Views-This is Heaven!
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews
5

Perfect home for a comfortable and exotic getaway

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed for a week with two other couples, a baby and a toddler. The house felt totally isolated due to the sense of privacy and lack of any noise. Very relaxing! The kitchen was stocked with all necessities to prepare full meals each day. Great appliances, pots and pans, utensils. The lanai was the most popular attraction of the house; we had so much fun lounging and eating out there by the pool that we never even turned on the big screen TV. The view from the lanai was even better than is represented in the pictures, with amazing sunsets and a cool breeze to keep the temperature hovering around perfect. Sleeping arrangements were very comfortable. Although the house feels isolated, we explored the island easily with 10-20 minute drives to surfing, snorkeling, swimming with dolphins, hiking, dining and nightlife. We loved this great home and would recommend anyone looking for a relaxing Big Island getaway to book it...just not when we're trying to come back!

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay so thoroughly. We welcome you back as guests any time. We really do strive to anticipate our renters needs; so we're glad you noticed and appreciated that.
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5

A piece of paradise - all to ourselves!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we walked through the door we knew this was a special place. A stunning pool, garden and ocean view greeted us outside - and an incredible airy light filled living and dining room with incredible Lanai in front of us. We almost forgot to move from the front door! We were travelling with our 3 teenagers (2 13 year olds and a 16 year old) and had just come from Waikiki. This peaceful and lush setting was just what we needed. The property had everything we needed for venturing out or staying on sight. We felt at home very quickly. The bedrooms and bathrooms were well appointed and the space was wonderful. Even with a full kitchen we tended to use only the fridge and enjoyed grilling on the barbeque and eating our meals on the Lanai. All 5 of us truly enjoyed this home. It is well located in terms of access to grocery stores/ restaurants and Kona proper and for day trips to any of the sights. And wait until you get that first sunset.... We will gladly return the next time we head to the big Island and strongly recommend this location.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed the home as much as we do when we get the chance to visit the Big Island. We'd love to have you as guests again in the future. Thank you for caring for the place as though it were your own.
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San Jose, CA
5

My Daughter Learned to Swim in the Saltwater Pool

  • 5 of 5

Liza & Lauren, we're in love with your house. We arrived in Kona from busy jobs in Silicon Valley, balls of stress, and within 24 hours, we were transformed into groovy, blissed-out, bikini clad, island people. The large deck overlooking the ocean is super special. We enjoyed many afternoons (sandy and sun-kissed from a day at the beach) sipping cocktails, in the big cozy lounge chairs, gazing out at the turquoise sea. The pool is simply fantastic, and I love that it is environmentally friendly and gentle on the skin, with a half salt water, half chlorine mix. In fact, my daughter learned how to swim there! I have video of her first shaky lap across the shallow end. If you want to cook at home (and you will, because this house makes you never want to leave) the kitchen has everything, and it's a short 5 minute drive down the mountain to Costco, and a myriad of shops. Our stay here was simply wonderful, and we hope to return soon!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Oh, this is wonderful. This is just the environment we've worked to create for our guests. We're so happy that you took full advantage of all the amenities at the house. We truly hope you are able to stay as guests again!! Aloha until then...The Reynolds Ohana
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Washington, DC
5

DC Young Family

  • 5 of 5

We came here with our 8 month old and it was fantastic. Beautiful home, away from the heat and traffic downtown. AMAZING sunsets every night. It was such a relaxing experience and such a great way to spend a week. We had a rental car so getting to the beach was an easy 15 minute drive, but it was great to be a little bit removed from the resorts/downtown/beach area when we wanted to just chill at night. Also loved the wild chickens and turkeys that sometimes roam the neighborhood. HIGHLY recommend it for any type of family.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed the house and surrounding area so much. You are welcome back anytime.
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5

Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week during the Ironman Race. It was Perfect for us! 7 of us were very comfortable! It is in a beautiful neighborhood, with gorgeous view and sunsets! We found the garage had all kinds of snorkel equipment, water shoes add beach towels were even included! The landscape was beautifully maintained. We picked fruit right from the trees, (although the avocados never quite got ripe enough while we were there). Thank you for a great vacation!

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed the home. Thank you for choosing to rent with us. The Reynolds Ohana
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Baltimore, MD
5

Perfect vacation rental

  • 5 of 5

After a few rainy days on Oahu, my girlfriend and I flew to the Big Island to meet up with two other couples staying at the house. As soon as I got off the plane in Kona I thought “now THIS is Hawaii”: warm sun, blue skies, and turquoise waters. A very short drive later we arrived at the house and were greeted by our friends and the million-dollar ocean view. If the only thing you did in Hawaii was lounge on the hammock in this lanai you’d be happy.

Over the next few days we went charter fishing (caught tuna dinner for the whole party), snorkeling, swimming with dolphins, relaxed by the pool and explored Kona. The only activity that required driving more than 30 minutes was a trip to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (about 2 hours and definitely worth it).

There were 6 adults and 2 children in our party and we had plenty of room. Everything was top-notch. If we ever have the chance to get back to Hawaii I’d love to stay in this house again.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
KOA-Kona International
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Multiple Downtown
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Makalei
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Upper Mamalahoa Hwy to Henry or Palani St.
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Multiple Off Hina Lani St, near Costco
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Downtown
Car: recommended

Visit nearby Makalei Golf Club, which is just 5 minutes from the house! It features 18 holes on a championship course. It Is affordable and was voted Best Course in West Hawaii in 2009. The Kona Country Club is another beautiful one (~35 min away and a bit pricier). Other activities include: stand-up paddle boarding (SUP), canoeing, luaus, sunset cruises, island helicopter rides, live seahorse ecology and volcano tours.

Also, Hawaii is required by law to allow public travelers and locals alike to use a certain amount of beach-front access and amenities of hotels for free!...something to look into for a fun day trip. We like the Hilton at Waikaloa, and they'll validate your $10 parking pass with any purchase at the tiki bar & restaurant.

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Rates & Availability

Kailua Kona House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Ironman
Sep 30 2016 - Oct 11 2016
4 night minimum stay
$352
 
 
Winter Holiday
Dec 20 2016 - Jan 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$369
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$291
$8,148
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $203
Tax Rate 13.0%

These rates are for up to 6 people. Additional guests will be charged $25/night.
Nightly fee of $369 from Dec 20, 2016-Jan 4, 2017 and $352 during Ironman Sept 30-Oct 11, 2016.

Fully refundable security deposit after 14 days of your departure assuming no theft or property damage. Also available is a 1-time "insurance" fee through our local management company (Sunquest Vacations: 800-367-5168). All payments will be remitted to them, along with house details and contract, for a streamlined process AND having the benefit of a LOCAL company to assist during your stay.

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Amenities

Kona Coast House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Spacious walk-in shower with decorative glass blocks
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Adorably decorated and situated between the 2 guest bedrooms
  • Recently tiled floors, granite countertops, tropical breezes passing through by day and night! Double sink in Master. Great place to shower with the open walk-in feel.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Pac-n-play and queen-sized air mattress on premises
  • King size beds (1) In master bedroom with large walk-in bathroom; Queen size beds (1) in one of two guest rooms; Twin Beds (2) ***which can be pushed together to make a King***in the 2nd guest room. We now have a full (double) sized "convertible" bed/futon in this second guest bedroom, as well as a queen-sized air mattress for living room setup. There is a portable Pac-n-play (plus a whole lot of other baby and kid-friendly gear/supplies). Lots of extra bedding for cooler nights--great for sleeping almost year-round, not to mention FRESH ISLAND AIR instead of A/C...a real treat at 1500 feet of elevation.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • 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:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Other perks: Snorkeling Gear, Boogie Boards and Water Toys, Beach Bucket and Shovels, Badminton set, Croquet set, Hair Dryer and Flat Iron, Highchair, Pack 'N' Play with changing table, Many Toys and Books including Hawaiian maps, tourist sites, sea and plant life, Exercise Bike, Ceiling Fans w/ remote controls, 2nd Freezer in garage, custom Landscape and Pool Lighting, Lanai Sleeping on oversized bamboo couch or hammock for the more adventurous. A queen sized air mattress allows the home to accommodate up to 8 people.

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