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Julie Miller

Member since: 2002
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Speaks: english

Kahalu'u Bay Deluxe Oceanfront Studio

9 Reviews
Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Keauhou Studio Rental Photos and Description

Oceanfront Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Relax in your luxurious studio where your backyard is the ocean. Beautiful oceanfront setting where the waves splash just outside your room. Your comfortable bed is less than 35 feet from the ocean. Enjoy the gourmet kitchen & fabulous views in your own private tropical bungalow. Studio guests have their own private covered lanai, separate entrance & parking area.

It is said we have the best location on the entire stretch of Alii Drive... we're located near the very end of Alii Drive overlooking Kahalu'u Bay. The studio is on the north side of our property which is bordered by an ancient Hawaiian temple called the Ku'emanu Heiau that is dedicated to the sport of surfing. Adjacent to the temple is the historical St. Peter's Little Blue Church & Kahalu'u Beach Park, one of the best snorkeling spots on the entire island and only a two minute walk.

If you would like even more room, please inquire about our 2 bedroom home next to the studio (VRBO#12805). Both have spectacular ocean views for sunsets and whale, dolphin, and surfer watching. Although close to shops, restaurants, and downtown Kailua-Kona, privacy is well assured. Swimming, snorkeling, diving, boating, fishing, surfing, sailing, kayaking, golfing, hiking, horseback riding, shopping, and volcano watching are just some of the exciting things to do on the Big Island of Hawaii. Come and enjoy . . . live aloha!

ADDITIONAL RENTAL INFORMATION including Other Costs:

* $300 refundable Security Deposit.

* 13.42% Excise/Room Tax.

* $95 Cleaning Fee for studio.

* Pets are NOT allowed, No Smoking.

* Studio has 3 night minimum stay

Keywords: Oceanfront Studio

More Details
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Julie Miller (Owner)
Member since: 2002
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

5
based on 9 traveler reviews

Kahalu'u Bay Deluxe Oceanfront Studio
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
Roberts Creek, B.C.
5

Great time in August 2015

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for eight nights and just loved this cozy little surfside nest.

Highly recommended for couples who don't mind the waves swooping in to 10 feet from the lanai. Watch the surfers just offshore all day long. Turtles surface frequently for a gulp of air. And if you like snorkeling like we do, the most accessible snorkeling hole on the whole Kona side of the island is a walk, literally a WALK down the word at Kahalu'u Beach Park. Owner Julie is great to work with, very quick to communicate, with clear information. We plan to be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad that you were able to experience a little aloha and welcome you back anytime!
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5

Always a great vacation

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed at the studio many times over the last number of years, and have always enjoyed it. The oceanfront location and surf at my door step makes this a great spot to enjoy the sport of longboard surfing.This is one of the most ancient known surfing sites on earth, and the opportunity to stay here and surf till I drop is life affirming and I am always renewed spiritually, physically, and mentally after my stay at the studio.Isn't that what a vacation is all about!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so grateful that you choose to return again and again! I hope this has become your big island home and we welcome you back anytime! A hui you!
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Woodside
5

loved it!

  • 5 of 5

The studio is wonderful. Great very private deck right on the ocean. Nice surf break right out front. Studio is nicely updated with a great kitchen and plenty of room. Couldn't ask for a better location. Thanks so much!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so happy you had an enjoyable time and please let us know when you come back to the Big Island!!
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5

THE Place to Stay in Kona

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here three nights in December 2014 after staying here five nights back in May of 2009. We could not imagine a more perfect place to stay in Kona. It is very clean, has great character with the tiki design touches, a well-stocked kitchen and last but most amazingly, a location set right on the water and next to one of the best snorkeling beaches. You can hit the water as soon as you wake up before any of the other people arrive. We loved sitting out on the patio (which is spectacularly situated on the water) watching the sunrise over breakfast and then having wine with the sunset each day. It beats any hotel room, and you don't have noise from the houses next door, because the waves give you all the peace and quiet you can imagine if there were to be any noise. There is plenty of privacy, too. We would not stay anywhere else in Kona and are already dreaming of our next trip to the Big Island.

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfectly Private Studio

  • 5 of 5

This studio was perfect for an easy get-away. Its patio looks directly out on to the bay, which offered endless entertainment between the surfers, fish, dolphins and whales. While we went all over the island, we had some of the most fun, relaxing moments just peering out over the bay. There were only two of us, so we had plenty of space in the studio. The full kitchen gave us the flexibility to cook at home, but when we wanted to get out, Kona Town was just a quick drive up Ali'i Drive. Though the studio has neighbors on both sides, we were impressed that the layout gave us plenty of privacy. The owner was very responsive, and easy to work with. We would definitely return, and recommend the studio to others.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing value and quality

  • 5 of 5

Kahalu'U Bay Deluxe Oceanfront Studio offers immense value for a small family. This property is as ocean front as it gets: We saw eels and crabs standing in our lanai.

We stayed in the for 10 days and we just wish we had planned to stay longer! Even though we did not do so, we were always tempted to just spend an entire lazy day on the lanai watching surfers and waves. It still would be perfect!

It is right next to one of the best snorkeling beaches on the island! So, if you are in to snorkeling or people watching, this is the perfect destination. Downtown Kona is a few minutes drive away as well for a romantic dinner and shopping. Being on Ali'i drive, it offered us a lot of convenience and at the same time privacy of our own space. One of the perks was the morning jogs along Ali'i drive, where you can be ensured of a jog with a view every single day :-)

The studio is generously big for a couple and can even accommodate a child. We had a 5 year old, who enjoyed it thoroughly (she had her own comfortable queen sized sofa bed)

Bottom line: This place has so much to offer that you can't go wrong with it!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Kona International airport
Nearest Beach
Kahala'u Beach Park
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Keauhou Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Aug 27-Sept 30
Aug 27 2016 - Sep 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
$4,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $95 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.41%

Payment in full due 3 months prior to arrival.
Check-in Time: 4:00 pm Check-out Time: 11:00 am

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Amenities

Keauhou Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full private interior bathroom; additional outside hot/cold shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen size Bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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