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Oceanfront Penthouse Condo, Views, Sundecks, Pool, Tennis

12 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 bedroom, 2 1/2 Bath penthouse with ocean view, sleeps 2

This property is quite lovely, with fabulous views of Kailua Bay, Kona Town, and Hualalai mountain. It is situated directly across the street from the ocean, with access to many nearby beaches and water activities. 7 stories above Kona Town, you can walk downstairs or take one of two convenient elevators to street level and find yourself in the center of some of the best dining, shopping and nightlife the Big Island has to offer.

The condo is 2 stories and features 2 private lanais, one off the dining area on the main floor, and a private rooftop sundeck on the top floor. Both have ocean views. During the famous Ironman competition, you can view portions of the run, swim and bike events from either lanai! There is common sun deck on our floor, and a swimming pool and BBQ lanai on the ground floor.

The master bedroom and bathroom are newly remodeled, they are on the Upper Sundeck level looking East out onto the lanai, where you will catch breathtaking sunrises. There is a big screen TV serving both the Master bedroom and adjoining sitting area. The guest bedroom is on the main level and features a jet-bath, granite counters, and marble floors. The half bath with shower is also on the main level, and houses the washer/dryer as well.

The kitchen has been remodeled with granite counters, stainless steel appliances and a marble floor which opens into the dining/living area, and gives the chef a lovely penthouse view of Kona Town.

This condo is perfect for one couple, but can be suitable for 2 couples traveling together, please note the rate is $250 per night when there are 4 renters. It is not suitable for children, due to the steep open stairs, the open railings, and the high-end decor.

There is an electric keyboard for the musician, bring your own music!

This is the perfect rental for those of you who want to be right in the middle of all of Kona's activity, yet you can escape to the privacy of your penthouse in seconds! Truly a lovely choice.

Keywords: Condominium

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Owner
Member since: 2009
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About The Owner

We are both artists and musicians, and live on the northern tip of the Island in the little town of Hawi.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2004

Why The Owner chose Kona Coast

Location! It is right in downtown Kona, across from the ocean and walking distance to everything you need. The Volcano, South Point, Kona Coast hotels and beaches, Parker Ranch in Waimea, Hawi up North and even Hilo are within a days driving distance from here. Costco is nearby, as well as theaters, galleries, churches, museums, coffee farms, and important historical sites.

What makes this condo unique

We love being above it all, being able to look down on all the activity in the center of town, yet enjoy the privacy of our property and lanais. It takes 2 minutes to get downstairs and walk into the best shopping, dining and nightlife on the Island. The ocean is across the street, the farmers market is a block away, the Pier is a 5 minute walk away. There are boat rides, parasail rides, cultural sites, galleries and much more right at your fingertips.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Words cannot describe our delight in the condo! It had all the comforts of home, and a beautiful view, right in the centre of Kona town.......
Oct 2012
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Reviews

4.9
based on 12 traveler reviews

Oceanfront Penthouse Condo, Views, Sundecks, Pool, Tennis
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 28 reviews
San Diego calif, USA
4

Attractive unit, nice a/c in bedroom, could use better sofa, table.

  • 4 of 5

Attractive unit, great kitchen. Master bedroom comfortable altho only a Queen bed, wonderful to have air conditioning there, which was really important when hot, but it doesn't air condition the rest of the unit. The sofa was very uncomfortable, as if it was broken. Not comfortable to sit on. There was only one narrow and high table on the deck, which was nice, but no table or even a desk inside. No place to gather around to play a game etc. Loved the pool, perfect temperature. Great location, walking distance to restaurants, etc. Need to drive to beaches. We rented a car. Some units facing the ocean (this didn't) were less expensive, got better breezes, but no a/c. Could use ceiling fans on main floor esp living room and second bedroom. No door to second bedroom; it's open, would have no privacy. Liked the number of bathrooms, providing beach towels, etc.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: In addition to the two lanai tables with chairs outside, there are actually two tables in the living room, a nice coffee table front of the couch, and another table nearby which can be a breakfast table, a laptop table, even a place to play games...... Although the condo does not face the ocean directly, we have two lanais, one on each floor, looking north and south at the ocean. Our condo may rent for more than an ocean facing one, but it may be due to the fact that is is tastefully furnished, newly remodeled, has a first class, well stocked kitchen and really really comfortable beds. The A/C is also brand new and we have not had any complaints about it not cooling the entire unit, except this one. When the sliders on the lanai are open, there is a wonderful ocean breeze that blows through and cools the condo. The downstairs bedroom is equipped with a 3 panel shoji screen that can easily be put in place if one wanted more privacy. We generally rent to one couple, and the downstairs bedroom is rarely used, unless one wanted to take advantage of the jetted bathtub.
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Las Vegas, NV
5

Always the best!

  • 5 of 5

By far the best condo that we have used in Kona! Walk all of Kona and short drives to beaches, snorkeling and boats. The owners are very easy to get along with and exceptionally friendly. The condo is perfect for a couple with both a lanai and sun deck. We will be returning!

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Exactly as advertised. Everything we needed for our 3 day stay. Beach towels, snorkels, cooler and boogie boards were much appreciated. Awesome sunset views from the balcony. Pool was well maintained and at a perfect temp. Would definitely rent again.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, wa
5

Great Place - Highly Recomended

  • 5 of 5

We rented the condo first two weeks of March, 2015. It was perfect for us. Great downtown location in Kona if we wanted to get out for meals or whatever in Kona. Excellent central location to get to beaches, Walmart, Target, Safeway. The condo itself was very nice and comfortable and a pleasure to return to after a long day of adventure. There were a couple of coolers, boogie boards available. Nice pool even though we never got a chance to enjoy it we were so busy. Kitchen and appliances top notch with everything we needed. Sunsets we completely enjoyed. The parking space and location, very convenient.

Would definitely stay again if we came back to Kona. The place sets the bar pretty high to anything else we looked at.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Las Vegas, NV
5

Perfect Kona vacation

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect location for a vacation in Kona, Top floor, 2 lanai's, extremely comfortable and walk or bike anywhere within Kona. A very nice pool and the other residents are very friendly. We were invited to a Pu Pu party at the pool on our first night there. The condo is beautiful and the owners very easy to get along with.

  • Submitted: May 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Leavenworth, WA
5

Kona Alii Condo

  • 5 of 5

This is one of the nicest places we've stayed. It's close enough to the ocean that we could hear and see the waves on the beach and watch sunsets. It's right in town, so we were close to restaurants and shops, and only one block from the Farmer's Market. A few times, we could hear the revelers from nearby places leave, waking us up, but our bed was so comfortable, we fell back to sleep easily. The owners made our stay most comfortable with a kitchen loaded with utensils for cooking, and gear for outdoor adventures. I'd come again if ever we get back to the Big Island.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.01 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles

We have a keyboard in the condo for those of you who like to play music. We ski on the Big Island! One hour drive from Kona, November - April, most years.

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Rates & Availability

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Christmas/NY's
Dec 20 2016 - Jan 5 2017
5 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
2017
Jan 6 2017 - Dec 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$185
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$175
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $125
Tax Rate 13.25%

DUE TO VRBO'S WEBSITE DIFFICULTIES, I AM UNABLE TO NOTIFY YOU UNDER RATES THAT THERE IS AN ADDITIONAL GUEST CHARGE OF $50 PER GUEST PER NIGHT, OVER 2 GUESTS. THE CONDO IS SMALL AND WE PREFER TO RENT TO 2 GUESTS AT A TIME........MAHALO FOR UNDERSTANDING.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 7
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Downtown
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort
  • Village
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • 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
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We provide an electric piano for your pleasure.

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