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Member since: 2004
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Speaks: english, swedish, norwegian

Fantastic Ocean Views and Sunsets with Free Secure WIFI

16 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Photos and Description

Fully equipped condo - King Bed - queen sofa sleeper - Pool, Spa -Sleeps 2-4

Kona Makai is a beautiful ocean front garden complex with beautifully maintained gardens right on the Ocean with dolphin, whale watching. Very quiet complex with private tennis court, pool, spa, exercise rooms, BBQ and covered parking (great for keeping the car cool). WIFI, even down by the ocean. On the Iron Man Triathalon path. Best Rate - from 77 per night. Ground Floor unit for easy access - but elevated lanai for views. Newly redone kitchen with new full size dishwasher, washer dryer.

Well stocked with new furniture, towels, kitchenware, ice chest, snorkels, beach items.

Tile floors, fans and AC keep it cool. Hair dryer, iron and ironing board are provided.

Beautiful snorkeling reefs right at the property with access (except in high surf). Watch dolphins,sunsets and whales from the property.Two lanai's, one with ocean view with outside dining. Quiet concrete building doesn't transfer noise from other units. Great pool area on the ocean with spa and barbecues. Relax and barbecue your fish down by the ocean.

Very convenient ~ 1 mile walk or 2 minute drive to town and well known restaurants like Bubba Gumps. Five minutes from famous snorkeling beach with sea wall, lifeguard and sea turtles. Enjoy shopping in town and the open market. The harbor for buying fresh fish is only a 12 minute drive. Property manager Alii Real Estate Services Inc.

Keywords: Condominium, condo, lanai, ocean view, ocean front, hawaii, kona, kailua-kona, beach, spa, dolphin, whale, pool, close to town, snorkel, swim, fish, king, tennis

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  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Member since: 2004
Call Owner
Speaks: english, swedish, norwegian

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time. The condo is very nice and is in a great location. Josh loved walking around on the lava off the pool deck. We enjoyed our breakfast out on the lanai every morning. We saw some dolphins swimming by the first morning we were there!

Thank you again. We really had a fun vacation.
Nov 2010
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based on 16 traveler reviews

Fantastic Ocean Views and Sunsets with Free Secure WIFI
average rating of 4.25 based on 17 reviews

Great condo

  • 5 of 5

We stayed two weeks in this unit and it was clean, comfortable and well stocked. We loved the comfortable king-size bed and the wonderful bath and beach towels. Loved spending lots of time on the lanai watching the birds and geckos play. The unit is well stocked with kitchen items and condiments. Great barbecue area near the water, beautifully landscaped grounds. The owner was very responsive and helpful. Would recommend this unit to others and will stay there again if/when we return. First floor unit was nice as we didn't have to climb stairs, great for seniors. Not a clear view of the ocean as there is a lot of vegetation, but it felt very private.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely condo, everything you need!

  • 5 of 5

I spent 9 great days in this condo. The owner was very accommodating and responsive. The unit was very clean, peaceful and comfortable, lovely linens & towels and comfortable bed. Well stocked kitchen and closet of beach items - everything you could want! Kona Makai is a very nice complex with well groomed, beautiful grounds. Eating breakfast on the lanai was a treat while listening to the birds and watching the geckos play. Plenty of parking and a nice walk to downtown Kona. The patio off the pool is a spectacular spot to watch the sunset - one evening we watched a whale breaching as well! The spirit of Aloha is found here - I would love to come and stay again.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very much at home

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I took our retirement trip and stayed for four weeks at this unit. Although the vegetation blocked most of the view from the lanai, it was, nonetheless, a wonderful time and we enjoyed the accommodations greatly. We felt so at home there! Almost everything we might need, and then some, was provided in the unit.

The full island tour bus picked us up two properties down the road and dropped us off practically at our doorstep. Access to the entire Kona area was easy. We really hated to leave at the end of our stay.

Both the owner and the property management were a joy with whom to work. The grounds were beautifully kept. Communication was prompt and helpful.

We liked it so much that we hope to go back for our fiftieth anniversary, in a few years, with our kids and grandkids.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Los Angeles, CA, USA

Best location! Exactly as described! Awesome host!

  • 5 of 5

I normally do not write reviews but couldn't pass this up. Had a wonderful time at this property! The owner/host was very accomodating and responsive and let us stay past the check out! Best location (less than 5 minutes drive or 15-20 minutes walk to restaurants/shops). The unit is just as described. We also loved how the unit is conveniently close to the parking lot. The property is very quiet and peaceful. Swimming pool/bbq area is very clean, ocean front, and amazing view of the sunset. Property is also very clean. Highly recommend and would stay here again!!

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A well-equipped, comfortable condo in an ideal location

  • 5 of 5

With such a wide choice of condos on offer in Kona, how to pick the one just right for you?

We recommend the Kona Makai complex in general and this condo in particular very highly. Kona Makai is in an ideal location, only a mile or so from the centre of Kona with its bars, restaurants, farmers market and shops. And yet it is far enough away to be quiet, peaceful and secluded. The gardens are very well tended and... well, just beautiful. The pool/barbecue area is a great attraction. You can just sit there relaxing, and enjoy one of the famous Kona sunsets with the spinner dolphins close to shore (we saw them on three occasions during our visit).

The condo itself is very well equipped with anything you'd wish to have with you for a vacation in Hawaii, from plenty of towels and linen, to snorkelling gear and assorted beach toys! The king size bed is very comfortable and the kitchen is also well stocked. The availability of WiFi and a telephone in the condo was very useful to us (although others may wish to get away from it all for a few days!)

All in all, we had a great vacation and are happy to recommend this particular condo, particularly if there are just two of you. We'll definitely return!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Evergreen, CO USA

A special place

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed here numerous times and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves each time. The condo has not been remodeled, however, everything is clean, comfortable and in working condition. The pull out couch and king bed are new as is the patio furniture. We love the atmosphere and the beautiful grounds opening up to the ocean. This is one of the best priced units available and is in a good location and with first floor access. We look forward to staying here for many years to come!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Next Year Fall
Sep 1 2016 - Dec 14 2016
3 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
Dec 15 2016 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100
Tax Rate 13.42%

Only ~ 1 mile to town, very convenient
5 min to beach with sea wall and lifeguard
15 min to airport
12 min to Costco
Cancelation - $100 fee before 30 days prior to arrival, after that only refund the amount I can rerent - $100 fee

50% due when booking and rest 30 days prior to arrival
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Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 690 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Sofa sleeper
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Washer & Dryer, AC, exercise facility, tennis court, BBQ, covered parking, fully furnished kitchen, convenient and close to everything

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