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Oceanfront Apartment on Oahu's Famous North Shore

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 450 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

One-bedroom Apartment With Large Deck And Patio.

State of Hawaii Transit Accommodation Tax Registration:

T-071-477-0432

Our house is located on the north shore of Oahu, less than two miles west of Sunset Beach, the world famous surfing beach, and about one and a half miles west of Backyards (Velzyland), which is an equally well-known windsurfing site. A lesser known and uncrowded surfing area is offshore from our property. We are directly on the ocean, with year-round sunsets, and whales passing by during the winter months. The house sits on a flat, rocky reef, with sandy beaches a very short walking distance to the left and to the right. An offshore reef protects us from the pounding waves, and provides safe swimming and snorkeling. Honolulu is a one-hour drive away, but we are also directly on the bus line.

The vacation unit is in a separate wing of the main house and has its own private entrance. It shares a large deck and a large patio, both overlooking the water, with tables, lounge chairs, and a small charcoal barbecue. The living room faces the ocean, includes a 32-inch flat screen TV, and has a small dining area off to the side. The small but complete kitchen contains all necessary dishes and utensils. The bedroom is located on the mountain side of the house, and the bathroom (with sink, tub and shower) is directly off the bedroom. We also have a washing machine and dryer available for guest use. As with many other ocean front homes on the north shore, we are located on the around-island highway, so there is some vehicle noise at certain times. It is normally not heard on the deck or patio.

We require a five night minimum stay.

More Details

Amenities

Kahuku Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Tub with shower, sink, fan.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen-size bed, chest of drawers, night table, closet, shelf unit.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Oceanfront Apartment on Oahu's Famous North Shore
average rating of 4.625 based on 8 reviews
Tulsa ok
5

Great spot on the north shore

  • 5 of 5

This was my fifth time to the North Shore - Wonderful place for two people, right on the water, walk about 100yds in either direction and you have your own private beach! Great surfing right out your door as well! Richard and Ann were great host! Only thing we never figured out was how to turn on the overhead fan in the bedroom but it didn’t matter considering there was a window unit in the room as well as two tower fans in the apartment, we will be back! Thanks again!

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, Washington
5

A wonderful retreat on the North Shore.

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful five days. There aren’t many places you can be so close to the sea and experience the amazing sounds and sights.

Richard and Ann were very helpful.

Some things were dated, and we did have traffic noise, but neither were an issue for my wife and I. These were reflected in the price which was half what a very up to date apt would be without the traffic.

Thanks Ann and Richard for a great stay.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego, Ca
5

Excellent location, excellent hosts

  • 5 of 5

The property had a view to die for. You couldn't ask for a more beautiful view or a location that allowed you to enjoy North Shore as much. I am so glad we chose to stay here. Best time ever with wonderful hosts who helped out anytime we needed something.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beaverton, Oregon
5

Amazing View, Peaceful and Restive

  • 5 of 5

This charming 1 bedroom has a beautiful oceanfront view. Ann and Richard are wonderful hosts, and the location is ideal for exploring the North Shore and the lush Windward side of Oahu.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

Easy to access, beautiful view and great for simple island living for a week. Close to running trails, roadside fruit stand and turtle bay resort. Bring earplugs if you are a light sleeper due to road noise. It didn't bother me but I am an early riser and heavy sleeper.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

great ocean front view

  • 4 of 5

Had a very nice 5 nights in this fully equiped rental. The owners were wonderful & the unit was exactly as advertised. The location to all the North Shore beaches was perfect & the ocean front location was the highlight of the days & nights.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2015
  • Stayed: January 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Owner

Ann McMahon
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 4, 2018

About Ann McMahon

Until retirement, Richard and Ann McMahon have lived and traveled throughout many parts of the world during Richard's career in the US Army. Although they've been to many beautiful places, they are happiest on Oahu's lovely North Shore.

Ann McMahon purchased this apartment in 1986

Map

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Honolulu International
Nearest Barpub
1.6 Miles
Turtle Bay Resort
Nearest Golf
1.6 Miles
Turtle Bay Resort
Nearest Restaurant
1.6 Miles
Turtle Bay Resort
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Kawela Bay
Car: recommended

We are less than 2 miles from world-famous Sunset Beach, and from the Turtle Bay Resort's fine beaches and two golf courses. A new 1,100 acre state park provides many miles of forested trails for hikers and mountain bikers, less than 4 miles away. The nearby Polynesian Cultural Center and Waimea Valley Cultural Park are first class tourist attractions.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50

Reservations are not confirmed until deposit is received.

We ask for a 5-night minimum stay.

If reservation is cancelled with less than 30 days notice, a refund will only be made if we are able to re-book the nights involved.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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