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WHALE WATCHERS** DIRECT OCEANFRONT** Old Hawaii

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 380 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

DIRECT OCEANFRONT STUDIO

Flip flops, sand between your toes and sun in your eyes. Quiet, no crowds and no traffic. Leave your worries behind, take off that tie, work boots, or high heels and turn off that cell phone too. You won't need them here. Our condo is perfect for relaxing and well equipped. So kick back, put your feet up and Aloha. Have a glass of wine, a cold beer or some sweet tea on our beach Lanai and enjoy the ocean view. It is all about your view view view.. Here is it is.... an Unobstructed Ocean views.

This adorable studio has a KING bed, dinning for two, small sofa, coffee table, end tables, large dresser, large bathroom with shower/tub, Kitchenette with bar size refrig, microwave, toaster, coffee pot, rice cooker, blender, utensils, Free in unit wifi, TV and cable. There are Gas BBQ and ice machine right outside this unit. Best studio at the resort with perfect location and open space feeling stepping off your lanai and into the sand. We provide 2 Beach towels, 4 Bath towels, 4 Hand Towels, 4 wash Cloths, Dish towels, and blowdryer. If you would like a Towel and or sheets exchange we can provide that too for a small fee. There are No Parking Fees, No Internet fees, No Resort fees. (Where as if you booked through the front desk you would be paying a nightly resort fee $20/amenity fee $20 and approx 20% higher nightly rate for laundry access - where we can build that in per your budget.

More Details

Owner
Pacificcondoskauai@gmail.com
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch, swedish, danish, norwegian, mandarin
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2018

About Pacificcondoskauai@gmail.com

I work in the healthcare profession for over 27 years. And have enjoyed going to Kauai for years.

Pacificcondoskauai@gmail.com purchased this studio in 2005

Why Pacificcondoskauai@gmail.com chose Kapaa

I fell in love with this property, waking up to the sunrises, going to sleep to the sound of the waves and to have a place of such healing. No cliffs to walk down to when wanting to put you toes in the sand. No crowds to beat when wanting your perfect spot in the sand. Never having to get in the car to see a view, take a hike, a walk or a bike ride. It is all right here. White sandy beaches, lush green mountains and valleys are all around. The consistently warm weather all year long makes this a place unique. No massive or over-expansive hotels or resorts here. The charm of Old Hawaiian simplicity is right here. The perfect location on the island. This is the starting point for the incredibly beautiful bike path. Some of the best local music all within walking distance. Central to all activities for the entire island. There is a very good reason why this is called the royal coconut coast! The weather is a great mix of the north and the south and allowing you to plan your days easily from this location. A life with no regrets is a life. So come and stay and enjoy as I know once you do you will come back year after year to be here.

I did not buy this property because of business reasons. I bought because I fell in love with it. Have a wonderful time in paradise.. I want to hear all about it.

Mahalo

Mary

What makes this studio unique

This is 'Old Hawaii', which is becoming so incredibly rare but not here. There is still that old hawaiian charm. This unit is centrally located to meet just about all your needs? If you want to shop, go out to eat, pick up a few groceries or visit the local farmers market then this is a perfect place to be.

Being privately managed I have paid special attention to developing charm and comfort for my guests. Throughout the unit you will find that it is decorated and designed uniquely and tastefully. From the quality of the sheets to the art on the walls private units are special. I have all the extras-- yep things like luxury bath mats, rice cooker, wine glasses, umbrellas, hooks for beach towels, garlic press, coffee press.... Yep -- I have it all, when it comes to the same benefits of a home I want you all to share in the same experience. The goal is for you to feel this is Home away from Home but in paradise.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

We recently stayed at Whale watchers in November for 6 nights and highly recommend staying at this lovely location. We had never booked anything other than hotels before, and now I am hooked with working with people like Mary when you reserve your vacations. Mary was so accommodating to work with and I truly felt that her home was our home. I also,followed her recommendations from bikes to rent: Coconut Coasters, to restaurants like Kauai pasta( the food is so awesome and the tables by the bar do have more ambiance). When you are going to Hawaii and want to choose somewhere laid back and right near the bike path, this is your spot! AND the bed is super comfy and that never happens at most locations! Thanks again Mary, Maholo!
Nov 2017
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Amenities

Kapaa Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 380 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • Large Bathroom shower/tub
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Location location location. Wake up to the sunrises with Big ocean views right from your studio. This is a studio with a KING bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • 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
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Lots of great Restaurants all within walking distance. Walking distance to the coconut market place, shops, restaurants and a town that has everything you need.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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WHALE WATCHERS** DIRECT OCEANFRONT** Old Hawaii
average rating of 4.6896553 based on 46 reviews
5

Really on the beach.

  • 5 of 5

We loved the location at the beach. It's also easy walks to great restaurants and coffee. (It's actually a unit at a nice condo/hotel resort.)

The owner communication was spot-on.

We preferred our stay here over our experience at the Westin Princeville.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Mike This is a Gem of a unit and we love the perfect location, ease to the beach, sand and water. Walking distance to shopping, restaurants and so much more. Thank you for the great review- Come back soon. Mahalo Mary
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5

Perfect Honeymoon Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place for us to stay during the Kauai portion of our Honeymoon. Awesome beachfront access with pool next door and great restaurant just a short walk down the beach. Woke up to beautiful sunsets over the ocean every morning. All was great!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Graat

  • 5 of 5

Great

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

UNBEATABLE LOCATION

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at Whale Watchers studio condo for four days and nights. This condo is right on the ocean. It's also on the ground floor so we didn't have to lug our luggage up and down steps. We enjoyed this location immensely and would stay here again in a heart beat.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Not exactly as advertised

  • 3 of 5

Pros.... The unit was clean, location was great, very laid back community, stocked with beach chairs/umbrellas, walking distance to grocery stores, restaurants, and shopping.

Cons.... The unit needed to be updated, especially the bathroom. We were very close to the beach, however the beach wasn't swimmable and the pool is TINY so we had to drive to other beaches if we wanted to swim. It's advertised as free parking, however there are never any available parking spots. We stayed here for 7 days and we literally were not able to park in the designated parking lot once. Seriously, not once.

Did any of this ruin our vacation? Of course not, we were in Kauai!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Lori Tortorella We are delighted you loved Kauai and that you thought the unit was clean, stocked with everything as advertised and that you were central as advertised to stores, restaurants and shops. It is a full bathroom, tub and shower, I do not want to change the bathroom as we like it. As for the parking- It is free and if Trees and or Lava Lounge has bands playing then if you get back too late it can be difficult to find a stall right in front however, no matter where else you parked it was free. Mahalo Mary
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5

Whale Watcher 132

  • 5 of 5

Aloha, Jackie and I had a wonderful time at Whale Watchers. The unit was very nice and clean. The location right on the beach and near the pool is great. There is so much to do right in the area. We look forward to coming back for another stay!! Mahalo, Dennis

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Dennis and Jackie Mahalo for your review. We look forward to your return visit to paradise. Our team works so hard to ensure Whale Watchers 132 is perfect for your stay. Mary, PacificCondosKauai
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Map

Nearest Airport
6.29 Miles
Lihue
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Kuhio Hwy
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Coconut Market Place, Trees Lounge, Beach Boy,
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Water ski
Car: necessary

This boutique is situated on the Royal Coconut Coast of Beautiful Kauai. It is within 1.5 miles of Kapaa Town, Near the Wailua River, Opaekaa Falls, Fern Grotto,Sleeping Giant and Coconut market place. Centrally located to enjoy the entire island experience. Walking distance to many restaurants and shopping. Kauai's Pristine COASTAL bike path starts at your Lanai. This really is a great location for to start your adventure exploring beautiful island of Kauai.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85

Pacific Condos Kauai Does not accept American Express as form of payment. We proudly accept Visa, MC and e-Check

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund