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Gated Estate, Private Water Entry

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

About the property

Riverside and simultaneously Oceanfront, 9.02 acre estate.

Adventure! Fish, Swim, kayak, Surf, from the property.

Check in is at 4pm and out at 10am. You will have to go shopping. No goods are guaranteed to be in the home

Beautiful location nestled between the mouth of the river and the ocean at Honolii Beach. The River House is a rustic family style home which has 180 degree views starting with the river then panning out over the ocean and is only 5 minutes from Hilo.

Enjoy your morning coffee in the living room or lanai looking out at the river or the ocean! Have a picnic on the lawn in the magnificent nature Hawaii is known for.

You can enjoy from the River House all sorts of water sports including Kayaking, Stand-Up Paddling, Surfing, Boogie Boarding and Swimming.

The home will sleep 12 and has an open floor plan. The kitchen has old world charm with copper counter tops and a butcher block counter by the stove. The rear of the house has a very large family room and bay windows. Perfect for a traveling halau for practice and sleeping! (The family room measures approximately 375 sf or approximately 25 feet long by 15 feet deep and also sleeps 6.) The view of the river is astonishing from these windows!

The first floor has a guest bedroom; this room sleeps 2 and has a queen size bed. Also located on the first floor is a powder room and full bath and a large Bedroom with 3 double beds. The master and another guest bedroom are upstairs. The master bedroom is very large with sweeping views of the river and ocean and an en suite full bath. A king size bed is in both the master bedroom and guest bedroom upstairs.

More Details

Owner
Tammy Spaar
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2017

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

Gated Estate, Private Water Entry
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 24 reviews
5

Nice house and nice environment

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the spaciousness of the house and the magnificent scenery. Nice stay.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stunningly Beautiful Hawaiian Retreat

  • 5 of 5

This home is a classic beauty with large bedrooms and viewing areas of the best surfing beach around! The gated privacy was a plus. It was ideal for our large family with the added bonus of two master suites upstairs!

Our interaction with Tammy, the property manager, was prompt and very helpful! Instructions for checking in/out were perfectly outlined. 🌺

We all agreed that on our next visit to Hilo we will try to book this property again. 🌴

  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful well kept property!

  • 5 of 5

This property and rental experience was great!! It was perfect for our needs and we enjoyed the location and the grounds immensely! Such a beautiful home and the location to the beach was the best you can find on this side of the island!!

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazingly Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Awesome! Gorgeous, huge, comfortable house. Amazing location, views and sounds of the ocean and Honolii River.

Absolutely unique and charming home perfect for a large group.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Serene & comfortable

  • 5 of 5

The home & property had everything we needed for our staff retreat. Beautiful, would stay again

  • Submitted: May 15, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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5

WONDERFUL, RELAXING, BREATHTAKING.

  • 5 of 5

This is a property that was meant for tranquility and family fun.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Map

Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
Rainbow Falls
Lyman Museum
Pacific Tsunami Museum
Hilo Farmers Market
Hilo Bay Cafe
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Blue Hawaiian Helicopter Tours
Miyo's
Ok Farms
Pu‘uhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park
Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park
Hapuna Beach Park
South Point
Kapoho Tide Pools
Queen Lili'uokalani Gardens
Mehana Brewing Company
Waipio Valley
Pololu Valley
Kaumana Caves Co Park
'Imiloa
Umauma Falls and Zipline Experience
Hawaii Forest & Trail's Mule Trail Adventure
Kalapana
Captain Cook Monument
Moon and Turtle
Captain Zodiac Rafting Adventure
Hawi
Punalu'u Black Sand Beach Park
Hilo Public Library
Onomea Bay
Mauna Kea Observatory
Hamakua Mushroom Factory
Laupahoehoe
Hakalau Bay
4 Mile
Akaka Falls State Park
Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Hilo International Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Cronies
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Naniloa Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Hawaii Belt Road
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Cronies
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Honolii Beach
Car: necessary

The River House is located 100 yards from Honolii Beach and 5 minutes from downtown Hilo. Honolii Beach is the premier surfers' beach on Eastside of the Big Island. Downtown Hilo offers quaint shopping and a taste of international cuisine from our local restaurants. Downtown Hilo is also the home of the Farmer's Market on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Must see attractions while in Hilo include:

- Rainbow Falls and Boiling Pots is Hilo’s most popular wall fall – a MUST see.

- The Lyman Museum offers a in depth history of the Hawaiian Islands and the culture of the Islands.

- The Pacific Tsunami Museum tells the story of the 1946 Tsumani as well as others.

- Imiloa Astromony Center is located about 15 to 20 minutes south. The center has rotating exhibits and a planetarium with daily shows.

- Volcano National Park is 45 minutes south of Hilo. See first hand what makes the Big Island the 'big island'.

- Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden is 10 minutes north. Walk though the mountainside among native orchids and other lush foliage. Don't forget to see the Onomea Falls too!

- Akaka Falls is 15 minutes north and is a magnificent and majestic waterfall.

- Mauna Kea Observatory is about a 2 hour drive and is the highest point on the Island at 13,796 feet. Star gazing from the observatory is a must see.

This list is just a handful of the activities the Eastside of the Big Island has to offer.

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Rates & Availability

Wainaku House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Merrie Monarch
Apr 15 2018 - Apr 21 2018
7 night minimum stay
$6,000
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$450
$2,300
$10,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $300 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 13.42%

Rates are quote for 6 guests. $75/per additional guest (over 6) up to a maximum of 12.
Taxes are 4.166% GE and 9.25% TA.
Rates are subject to change without notice.
A damage deposit of $500 is due when your reservations are booked. The deposit is fully refundable after 14 days of departure providing no damage has been done. Please refer to the damage deposit section in the rental agreement.

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Amenities

Wainaku House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , 1st floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , En suite for the master bedroom
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , 2nd floor guest bathroom
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Powder room
    Outdoor Shower - shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 3 double , Large room with a great view.
  • 180 degree views of the Honolii River
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Large Family Style Vacation Home with basic amenities. Property is gated and has private water access. This a one of a kind spot in Hilo, secluded and still close to town.

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