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Akialoa Getaways: Large Upstairs Studio Apartment with Private Deck.

Enchanted Lake, Kailua, HI, USA
  • House
  • Bedrooms1
  • Sleeps4
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay3 nights

Spacious studio apartment with amazing views. Sleeps 2-4.

Enter into a tropical retreat known as Akialoa Getaways - island living at its best! With amazing views and fresh tropical breezes, this second-story luxurious studio offers a private deck with views of the mountains to the south and Kailua Bay and the Enchanted Lake to the east. Wake up early to witness a spectacular sunrise; take a dip in our crystal clear pool; lounge about in a hammock with your favorite book ... if you're looking to relax in paradise, this is the place! This spacious studio features a king size bed as well as a pull-out queen size bed, cable TV on a 50' flat screen, a huge walk-in closet, in-unit private washer, a fully-supplied kitchenette and dining area, a luxurious bathroom, free WIFI, and free parking. We are a 3-minute drive to Kailua town and 5 minutes to world-renowned Kailua Beach!

Traveling as a group? We have 3 rentals on the property. We have the option to ALSO book our Huge 3 bedroom unit ($270 per night) or our Deluxe Suite ($125 per night) -- or get all three and have the whole place to yourself. Sleeps 13! Inquire for details.


Aj W

Member Since 2012
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Calendar last updated:
Apr 21, 2018
About Aj W

Fun, easy-going and approachable; we take pride in making sure you have a pleasant stay.

Aj W purchased this House in 2011

Why Aj W chose Keolu Hills

Location. Location. Location! We are nestled in a small area of Kailua known as "Enchanted Lakes." We have a beautiful pool which offers lots of privacy, beautiful grounds to relax on and beautiful units which are a home-away-from-home. Our Akialoa Getaway is the place to take your well-earned vacation! Centrally located to go sightseeing!

What makes this House unique

Our central location provides easy access to the beach (5 minute drive), Kailua town, Sea Life Park (Dolphin viewing), Coastal Drives and Waikiki (home to many famous tourist attractions). Our crystal clear pool is a true tropical oasis. Lush greenery and waterfalls surrounding the property makes you feel very calm and relaxed.


    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 1 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
        • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1) (From pull-out couch)


        • 1 Bathroom
          • 1

          Location Type

            • Lake View
              Upstairs Studio over looks lake and ocean view.


                • Guests provide their own meals


                    • Air Conditioning
                    • Fitness Room / Equipment
                    • Hair Dryer
                    • Iron & Board
                    • Linens Provided
                    • Parking
                    • Parking Off Street
                    • Towels Provided
                      Room towels and Beach towels
                    • Wireless Internet
                    • Free Wifi


                        • Coffee Maker
                        • Cooking Utensils
                        • Dishes & Utensils
                        • Freezer
                        • Kitchen
                        • Microwave
                        • Refrigerator
                        • Stove
                          Small Toster Oven, Can still make a pizza, or bake six cup cakes.
                        • Toaster


                            • Dining
                              Dinning Table Seats 4
                            • Dining Area
                            • comfy seating for 4 people


                                • DVD Player
                                • Satellite / Cable
                                • Television


                                    • Balcony
                                    • Deck / Patio
                                      Private Deck upstairs
                                    • Gazebo
                                    • Lanai / Gazebo
                                    • Outdoor Grill


                                        • wheelchair inaccessible

                                          Pool / Spa

                                            • Communal Pool


                                                • botanical garden
                                                • health/beauty spa
                                                • playground
                                                • recreation center
                                                • restaurants

                                                  Leisure Activities

                                                    • beachcombing
                                                    • horseback riding
                                                    • luaus
                                                    • miniature golf
                                                    • paddle boating
                                                    • scenic drives
                                                    • shopping

                                                      Local Services & Businesses

                                                        • ATM/bank
                                                        • Babysitter
                                                        • fitness center
                                                        • groceries
                                                        • hospital
                                                        • laundromat
                                                        • massage therapist
                                                        • medical services

                                                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                            • scuba diving or snorkeling
                                                            • golf
                                                            • kayaking
                                                            • mountain biking
                                                            • paragliding
                                                            • rock climbing
                                                            • hiking
                                                            • snorkeling
                                                            • surfing
                                                            • swimming
                                                            • tennis
                                                            • wind-surfing


                                                                • This Rental has a Private Entrance, parking avail, Lots of space. And even a walk in Closet! Also If you have a larger group search Akialoa Getaways on VRBO! We have 2 other rentals.

                                                                  House Rules

                                                                  Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                                  Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                                  Cancellation Policy

                                                                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                                  49 Reviews


                                                                  Latest reviews

                                                                  A fabulous place to stay!

                                                                  Renae W.

                                                                  Our group rented all three units on this property, so this review covers our experience for the whole property rather than just one particular unit. This was my first experience with VRBO, and I’m a very cautious and skeptical person by nature. When I first saw the listing for these units, I thought it was way too good to be true, and was hesitant to book. I’m pleased to report the property is every bit as beautiful and amazing as the pictures indicate. We found all the units to be clean, comfortable, and well stocked with everything we needed. Mark and Tanya were there to greet us when we arrived and were extremely friendly and helpful. Throughout the entire process of booking the property and during the time leading up to our stay, my questions were always answered quickly. The prompt communications were awesome! We spent many mornings and evenings sitting out on the patio enjoying the beautiful surroundings while sharing our plans for the upcoming day or recounting the details of our Oahu adventures. I think the property worked extremely well for our group because we rented all three units. We were two couples and a family of five. I really appreciated the quiet neighborhood and location, yet easy access to beautiful beaches and many other locations and attractions on the island. I would highly recommend staying in any of the units on this beautiful property to anyone.

                                                                  Owner's Response:

                                                                  Renae and her family are the ideal guests: gracious, kind, and respectful. They took great care of the property and all the things they used, making sure they kept things in order.

                                                                  We loved having them and we are extremely happy that they had a wonderful time with us. We would love to host them over and over again.

                                                                  Mahalo Renae!

                                                                  ~ Mark and Tanya

                                                                  Awesome location ,lots of room,clean,attentive hosts.

                                                                  David G.Lancaster

                                                                  We were overall very happy location is the best, close to stores shops restaurants gas etc and the best beach on the island Kailua Beach, very attentive hosts excellent communication some minor issues could be remedied, no stove, no dryer and no outlet in the bathroom made it a bit inconvenient at times but there is a drying rack, an extension cord and a microwave and hotplate for cooking, it's slightly dated and the fold out couch was dipped in the middle making it not so comfy for my kids, that being said the good location, communication open spaces and price made it a win.

                                                                  Beautiful place but noisy

                                                                  Kelsey M.Salem, Oregon

                                                                  My husband I stayed here late February 2018. When we arrived the place was wonderfully equipped with everything we needed, love that there is a washer available. We even were allowed to come a few hours early due to an early flight arrival which was very much appreciated. The apartment itself was very clean and quite spacious for just 2 people.

                                                                  Our big issue with this location is how noisy it was. You are staying above a larger complex filled with visitors as well, however there is obviously a stairwell that connects the two units. Noise carries so much through the stairwell to where we could hear every conversation (or tantrum a child throws) the guests below us were having and they were by no means being excessively loud. There is a locked door that has been installed in the staircase doorway but it is clearly not fitted properly and there’s about a half inch of space around all edges of the door for sound to get in. Very disappointing to plan a vacation and have to listen to strangers conversations and tv shows the whole time. Every door, drawer and cabinet closing you hear. Glad I brought earplugs to sleep with at night. If that issue was fixed we would highly recommend this place! But for us privacy and quiet is a priority.

                                                                  Amazing spot for small family!

                                                                  Dan W.

                                                                  Perfectly set up, clean, easy and relaxing. Highly recommend!


                                                                  James K.

                                                                  Everything as expected. Clean, second floor unit with large deck overlooking very nice pool/patio. Highly recommend and would definitely stay again!

                                                                  Amazing Hawaii Oasis!!!

                                                                  Sarah H.Alaska

                                                                  My husband, our two teenagers, and I LOVED this studio apartment!!! The studio had everything we needed to make our vacation special - equipped kitchen, plenty of towels for showering and for the beach, beach toys and equipment to borrow, exercise room, pool surrounded by tropical trees, outdoor grill, hammock, waterfalls, air conditioning, ceiling fans, ....the list goes on and on!!! We brought a twin air mattress for our daughter and it fit perfectly in the walk-in closet, so she had her own space and our son had the hide-a-bed to himself. We had fun meeting the other tenants that were renting the other units - the view from our balcony of the New Year's Eve fireworks throughout the entire Kailua valley was AMAZING and we invited the other tenants to join us on our balcony. What a fun way to bring in the New Year!!! The owners were great and so responsive to whatever we needed....going the extra mile for sure!!! We HIGHLY recommend any of the three units that they have on their property and will definitely stay here when we come again! What a refreshing change from the busy, congested Waikiki - Kailua is a fun town with a small theater, Safeway, Target, and great restaurants and shopping. Kailua and this VRBO is our new home-away-from-home!!!


                                                                  Enchanted Lake, Kailua, HI, USA

                                                                  Kailua, it's a great little town. Known as the water sports capital of Hawaii, Kailua is home to kayaking, Kite Surfing and many other water activities. Go hiking on nearby trails, visit some of the amazing shops and restaurants in Kailua town, grab a cup of coffee in the morning at one of the many cafes, or just relax by the pool outside your room!


                                                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                                                  Tax Rate

                                                                  $150 Per night Tax of 13.75% applied to invoice. Cleaning fee of $115.00 will be added to your stay. Non negotiable.

                                                                  49 Reviews
                                                                  Excellent 4.7/5
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