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Literally Beachfront! Pristine Country Living w/ EPIC OCEAN Views

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2-Story House: 4 Beds + 2 Convertible Queen Beds + 3 Baths (Sleeps 8-12)

WE ARE LITERALLY ON THE BEACH!

E Komo Mai (Welcome) to Paradise!

We pride ourselves on being “hands on” owners. Although we do not live on location, we do our best to be available 24/7 for our guests' needs & requests. Our homes are fully furnished with everything you need for an ideal Hawaiian vacation!

YES! Hawaii 5-0 filmed at our property for Season 6: Episode 1 & the infamous Magnum PI house are less than a 1/2 mile away!

This home has been recently renovated, is always safe & perfectly air-conditioned w/ Fujitsu A/C units… We are a secured & gated property!

~~ 4 Bedrooms w/ 3 King Sized Beds, 1 Queen Sized Bed & 2 Queen Sized Convertible Beds, 3 Full Baths, 2 Bath Tubs, 2 Fully Equipped Kitchens, 2 Living Areas w/ Multiple Couches & Seating, 4 Dining Areas: 2 Indoor & 2 Outdoor, Lanai / Porch w/ Chairs & BBQ, Outdoor Shower & Hot Tub, Hammock + Washer & Drier, Pac n Plays + Booster Seats / High Chairs ~~

“Nalo Hale” is a lovely 2-story house on the world-famous shores of Waimanalo Beach, O’ahu. Nalo Hale sleeps (4) guests downstairs & (6) guests upstairs, has multiple couches & seating, (2) indoor dining areas, (2) fully-equipped & stocked kitchens w/ stove / oven, microwave & numerous appliances for your every cooking need including rice cookers & Mr. Coffees.

When you step outside on your lanais (porches), you’ll discover the enticing ocean breezes & VIEWS of 7 ISLANDS including: Lanai, Molokai, Mañana aka Rabbit Island, Kaohikaipu aka Black Rock Island, Mokulua Islands & Moku Manu Island…! You can see the Hawaiian sunrise every single day of the year from our semi-private pier… Plan your days at the beach snorkeling, sea shell hunting or just lounging & sunbathing then enjoy a rinse off in your outdoor hot water shower after you're done. We provide you with a washer & drier in home with laundry soap to keep your beach clothes clean for the next adventure!

Designated parking available for 2 vehicles & more parking is available upon request…

The lush 1/2 acre yard of tropical delights including swaying coconut trees & tropical flowers, like the native-Hawaiian “half-flower” Naupaka & red ginger, kid- & adult-friendly swings, ozonated hot tub, sitting benches & hammocks are for your pleasure! We welcome you to check out our tree house’s spectacular view :)

We invite you to sleep comfortably on our quality mattresses & high thread count cotton sheets.

A charcoal BBQ pit with a complimentary bag of self-starting charcoal is provided for all your outdoor cooking needs.

Our Beachfront Villas are breathtaking & you will not want to leave… A common refrain from our guests is “it’s better than the pictures!!!” Come experience our little slice of “Heaven on Earth…”

NEED SOMETHING SMALLER / LARGER OR NEED ADDITIONAL SPACE? ASK US ABOUT OUR OTHER PROPERTIES IN THE AREA! We can sleep up to 20 guests at our Beachfront Villas location & 12 guests at our Alaihi Street location. CALL TODAY TO FIND OUT MORE!! WE CAN'T WAIT TO INTRODUCE YOU TO OUR HOMES :)

Keywords:

Beachfront, House, Air-Conditioned, Open-Air, Upstairs, King-Sized Bed, Foldout Bed, Washer, Drier, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Parking, Serenity, Home Away from Home, Waimanalo, Lanikai, Kailua, Hawaii Kai, Hanauma Bay, Mountains, Ocean, Beaches, Golf Courses, BBQ, Dining Area, Lanai / Porch, Island Style, Pristine, Country, Close to Town, Beautiful, Unforgettable, Honeymoon, Hammock, Hot Tub…

*Holiday rates may apply

*Nightly rates may vary depending on time of stay, time of booking, occupancy, and any applied discounts

*Strict 'No Pets' policy enforced

TAT Tax ID: W66794751-01

More Details

Property Manager
Vickie Groten
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

About Vickie Groten

I grew up in Waimanalo and raised my 3 children there as well. Our family enjoys Surfing, Kayaking, Boogie Boarding, Sailing, Fishing and long walks on the beach, we love and respect the ocean and we hope you and your family will enjoy this beautiful home as much as we do! We feel blessed to be able to spread the ALOHA and share this special corner of paradise with guests from all over the world!

Vickie Groten purchased this house in 1972

Why Vickie Groten chose Oahu

My family and I cherish Waimanalo and the ability to get away from the city and enjoy the peacefulness of the countryside, unwind on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world and still be minutes away from great restaurants, shopping, the cinema and all major Hawaii attractions.

Mahalo Nui Loa for visiting Waimanalo, Hawaii!

What makes this house unique

See our REVIEWS! These homes are rare gems because of the location, semi-private pier & sailing catamaran plus the amazing amenities, VIEWS & home :)

COME VISIT TODAY!

Guestbook comments from the manager

Both our families had a great time riding to Rabbit Island with Mike. If you are ever in the 1000 Islands; look us up!
Feb 2014
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Amenities

Hawaii Kai House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 Bathrooms: 2 Upstairs (1 COMBO shower / bath & 1 WALKIN shower) & 1 Downstairs (1 COMBO shower / bath)
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Queen Sized Convertible Bed Upstairs - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sized Convertible Bed Upstairs
    Queen Sized Convertible Bed Downstairs - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sized Convertible Bed Downstairs
  • (3) King Sized Beds & a Queen-Sized Bed + (2) Convertible Queen Beds: Sleeps (6) Guests Downstairs & (6) Guests Upstairs. Multiple Couches & Seating Available.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat ...
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
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
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Keywords: Beachfront, House, Air-Conditioned, Open-Air, Upstairs, King-Sized Bed, Foldout Bed, Private, Washer, Drier, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Parking, Serenity, Home Away from Home, Waimanalo, Lanikai, Kailua, Hawaii Kai, Hanauma Bay, Mountains, Ocean, Beaches, Golf Courses, BBQ, Dining Area, Lanai / Porch, Island Style, Pristine, Country, Close to Town, Beautiful, Unforgettable, Honeymoon, Hammock, Hot Tub…

Reviews

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Literally Beachfront! Pristine Country Living w/ EPIC OCEAN Views
average rating of 4.951613 based on 75 reviews
5

Absolute paradise

  • 5 of 5

My in laws and my family had a wonderful time on Oahu at this beautiful, clean and relaxing house. We want to thank Mike, the owner, for a wonderful stay, for sharing his beautiful house, and for the fun catamaran rides. This house is absolutely a gem. It is located within 15 minutes to Honolulu and Kailuea. We can snorkel right by the ocean next to the house. We can walk all along the beach during low tide. We saw sea turtles in the water by the house. None of us wanted to leave the house most of the days. It was even harder to leave Oahu. We would love to stay at this house again when we return to Oahu.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for your kind words! We absolutely loved having you and your o'hana as our guests! We truly appreciate you treating our home as your own and will definitely look forward to seeing you all again :-) A Hui Hou!! Much Aloha, Vickie Beachfront Villas O'hana
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5

Great holiday venue.

  • 5 of 5

Accommodations, private beach, kid friendly, all needed equipment for beach activities, quiet.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Family Reunion!

  • 5 of 5

What a great vacation experience! Warm, comfortable, fully equipped vacation home that was more than enough space for our family of eleven.

Highly recommend!!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Palos Verdes Estates
5

Nice property - but make sure it fits your needs

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property, spacious, air con in bedrooms, well-maintained, lots of beach towels and gear, and kitchen fully stocked. Great place to just relax outside, BBQ, and hang out. Eat breakfast upstairs on the lanai looking out at ocean... amazing. If you want to use the hottub (we only did once on last night), ask the property manager, Vicky, ahead of time how to unlock the hottub controls to use the jets. We couldn't figure out how to do it.

THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE RENTING:

1. The property has a shared driveway with three other rental properties. So you will get to see your other neighbor renters on a daily basis (walking or driving in front of your property, or playing on front lawn). Not a problem huge problem for us, but we usually like our privacy when we rent a home.

2. Owner, who is local and very nice, will come to the property everyday. Again, not a huge problem for us, but just FYI if you are looking for privacy.

3. The "beach" in front of the house is very small, maybe 30 feet wide and minimal sand. The ocean in front is mainly reef, so suitable for SUP(I brought my own) or snorkeling (house does have gear). Not kid friendly (my 3 kids under 11 years of age) for swimming or catching waves. We ended up driving down the road daily to go to Waimanalo beach park or other sandy beaches down the road about 3-5 minutes up the road (north). Our neighbor renters were fishing everyday from the pier in front of the house and on the beach. So if you like to fish, bring your gear.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Springfield, MO
5

The location is great...away from the big city with the beach at your footsteps!

  • 5 of 5

Great location away from the city and good starting point for many attractions on Oahu. Sunrise every morning over Rabbit Island with beautiful views and the beach steps away. We snorkeled right off of the property and all of the equipment was provided making it very easy (and cost effective). The owner came by every day we were there to check in things and he is incredibly generous. He also has a stash of some good jokes that seem to have been used a few times. The highlight of the stay was a trip on his trimaran sailboat that is moored right off of the beach. He took us out to Rabbit Island and around Waimanalo Bay. What an incredible view from the sea! Thanks very much and we look forward to staying again!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ogden, utah
5

Family trip of a lifetime

  • 5 of 5

Our 12 family members met from all over the country for a vacation in Hawaii.

We stayed at this home and had an absolute blast!

The home was perfect for what we needed and so close to many places.

We snorkeled right in front of property and found many fish, an eel, sea turtle and a sea snake.

10 min walk down the beach found the best boogie boarding beach! It was sooo fun, kids spent 2 days only playing right there!

Beautiful Kailua beach was only 15 min by car. Kayaked out to twin islands to see Seals & turtles. Then hiked to falls.

At night sat outside looking at stars or sitting talking about the day in the hot tub.

By far everyone's highlight was our sailboat rides with Mike. Peaceful sailing on the ocean was amazing. Mike is great person and wonderful tour guide.

Vickie was so easy to work with. She took time to send many things to see and do on the island. Also the must eats!

10 days in paradise, thanks to our wonderful home on the beach and hosts.

Thanks for the memories!

Mahalo, The PoVeys

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Sea Life Park
Makapu'u Point Lighthouse Trail
Waimanalo Beach Park
Roy's Hawaii Kai
Kona Brewing Company
Whole Foods Market
Kailua Beach Park
Kailua Sailboards and Kayaks
Lanikai Beach
Kalapawai Market
Kalapawai Cafe & Deli
'Ai Love Nalo
Keneke's
Nuuanu Pali Lookout
Makapu‘u Beach Park
Costco
Hanauma Bay Marine Preserve
Koko Marina Center
Koko Head Crater Railway Trail
Chief's Lu'au at Sea Life Park
Olomana Golf Club - Restaurant
Lanikai Pillbox Trail
Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Honolulu International Airport ~ 25 minutes away
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Kona Brewing in Hawaii Kai & Kalapawai in Kailua
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Hawaii Kai Golf Course / Olomana Golf Links
Nearest Motorway
Kalanianaole Hwy: 2 lanes take you all around Oahu
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
LOCAL restaurants n Waimanalo, Kailua & Hawaii Kai
Nearest Beach
Your front yard!
Car: recommended

Our homes offer the best of both worlds: old Hawaiian style cottage living with all the modern amenities needed (plus more!). There are 3 homes on this stunning and spacious Waimanalo property.

We provide authentic island style accommodations right on the beach, away from the hustle & bustle of Waikiki. We are in the small country town of Waimanalo, but are still just 15 minutes to Kailua Beach & Lanikai Beach, 25 minutes to Honolulu Town & Diamond Head, 45 minutes to Pearl Harbor & a 1 hour drive to the infamous North Shore. Waimanalo is home to one of the World’s most beautiful beaches as well as a few locally owned & operated restaurants & shops.

When you look out your window or step out onto your lanai (porch); you’ll see a heavenly view of Rabbit Island & the infamous Waimanalo ocean blues plus the majestic Ko’olau Mountain Range! Stroll down to your front yard & hunt for sea glass & seashells because you are ON the beach…

Enjoy your morning coffee (we recommend Hawai’i-grown Kona) & sunrise on our private pier, on one of our hand-made benches or even on your lanai (porch). Be sure to be on the lookout for our Hawaiian sea turtle ohana! The endangered “Honu” aka Hawaiian Sea Turtles love playing in the crashing waves of the Pacific…

During winter months (December to March) keep your eyes open for Humpback Whales!

Waimanalo Beach offers some of the SAFEST swimming & MOST SUPERB snorkeling in the Hawaiian Islands! The natural reef & plentiful native corals & fish provide protection to our coastlines & a plethora of color under the sea, sure to captivate you & your family… Some favorite guests seen from our pier include: the State Fish; Humuhumunukunukuapua’a & State Mammal; the endangered Hawaiian Monk Seal. We provide snorkels, fins & masks plus fishing gear upon request.

Waimanalo Bay Beach & Makapu’u Beach, both world-renowned for body surfing & are two of Oahu’s top boogie boarding beaches for beginners, are less than 2 miles from our Beachfront Villas PLUS we provide boogie boards for your use so you’re all good to go!

We LOVE our FREE CONCIERGE services from SeekSpot! Ask us or our SeekSpot Ohana about:

Hiking,

Beach-Combing,

Meditation,

Outdoor or Indoor Yoga,

Scuba Diving,

Mountain Climbing,

Horse-Back Riding,

Sailing,

Whale Watching,

Bird Watching,

Scenic Drives,

Surfing,

Paddling,

Stand-Up Paddle Boarding,

Golf or Minature Golf,

Waterfall Seeking,

Sauna & Spa,

Botanical Gardens,

Restaurants,

Shopping,

Site-Seeing,

Luaus,

Historical Museums & MORE!

You’re in the perfect location to explore these activities & so much more without compromising authentic Hawaiian paradise & serenity!

Whether this is your 1st or 50th stay here in Hawai’i, we guarantee you’ll be impressed & won’t want to wait to book your next stay! Our guests all state… THE PICTURES DON’T DO OUR HOMES JUSTICE! :)

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $550
Additional Guest Fee $50 per person per night
Damage Deposit $250

We may be open to a stay less than our 3 day minimum - please ask :-)

BY PROCESSING YOUR PAYMENT WITH VRBO/HOMEAWAY YOU ARE AGREEING TO OUR BEACHFRONT VILLAS TERMS & CONDITIONS LISTED ON OUR CONTRACT. THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION.

Rates Are Subject to Change
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Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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