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Noelani Campbell

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Beautiful Hawaiian Style Home Perfect for Family Gatherings

11 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Overview

Kona Coast House Rental Photos and Description

Home: 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms (Ocean view), 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom (Garden View)

Reminiscent of old Hawaii, a lovely immaculate Hawaiian style plantation home awaits you and your family. Bask in the magnificent views of the ocean from your shaded sweeping lanai or stroll through the serene gardens of tropical flora and fauna that awaits. The birds sing, the trees dance in the breeze, the sound of not so distant surf lulls you. Perched amidst the historical Great Kuakini Wall, this home offers you a connection to the past with the comforts of modern island living. This home can be yours; divided by an upstairs living area and a fully self contained downstairs living area. Perfect for extended families and friends. The upstairs is a cool serene escape with a wrap around lanai that invites you to spectacular sunsets while enjoying your cocktails. At night, dining is truly an enchanting experience as you overlook your own private tropical oasis. There are three bedrooms. The master bedroom has a king sized bed, full bathroom and flat screen TV. When you awake each morning, your own private sitting area on the lanai invites you to the first day's coffee. There are two other bedrooms each with twin beds (that can be converted to king beds), and a second full bathroom. On warmer nights, ceiling fans throughout the home provide a cool environment as do the many windows that invite in the trade winds. The kitchen is superbly stocked with all your dining and cooking needs. Enjoy a spacious living room for entertainment or relaxing. The downstairs living area is perfect for your extended family. A lovely living room invites your eyes out to your garden retreat and patio and a full kitchen provides all you need to cook and dine in. Spend quiet evenings on your garden patio. There is one bedroom with a queen bed and a full bathroom.

Enjoy your island catch or Kawaihae steak grilling to perfection on a traditional lava rock barbecue. The entire home is WiFi enabled and readily can keep you in touch with the rest of the world while on vacation. A washer and dryer helps you keep up with your laundry needs. All the comforts of home await you!

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Noelani Campbell (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

About Noelani Campbell

We have finally been able to keep 'one foot in the sand' after many years of living abroad and on the Mainland.

It is our hope that very soon we can get all feet back in the sand and retire here permanently. In the meantime, we invite you into our home. Find the true Hawaii here...in Laaloa Plantation Beach House... and the 'mana' that surrounds it.

Noelani Campbell purchased this house in 2013

Why Noelani Campbell chose Kona Coast

We have been coming back to Kona for years to reconnect with family, our culture and cultural sites, and to enjoy the diverse landscape of the island. While we love the forests of Panaewa on the Hilo side, the picturesque waterfalls of the Hamakua Coast, sleepy Waimea Town, the cliffs of Waipio Valley, historical Hawi, restful and new Waikoloa, all roads have lead back to Kona. In many ways it has changed a lot...and then in other ways...not at all.

What makes this house unique

This home is great for family get togethers...because of the surroundings and proximity to so many attractions, there is a lot to do with many choices that will appease everyone.

Reviews

5
based on 11 traveler reviews

Beautiful Hawaiian Style Home Perfect for Family Gatherings
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
Glenview, Il
5

Wonderful Island Experience

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful time we had. And this home just accentuated the experience. Spacious, Clean, and Comfortable what more could you ask! If offers several social settings by providing both s huge lanai as well as s screened in gazebo. It's prociminith to the grocery stores makes it easy to dine in when you wish.

But the best part: you are just a two minute walk to the beach!

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cascadia, USA
5

Wonderful vacation spot for family of six

  • 5 of 5

The house looked perfect for a group of six - three generations, with two adults in their 70s, two in their 50s, and two teens. We weren't disappointed - it was perfect! We rented just the upstairs, and it was plenty spacious for six. The home is on a quiet street, just a short walk from White Sands Beach, and a slightly longer walk to Kahalu'u Bay. The house had everything we had hoped to find; excellent kitchen, comfortable couches and beds, large lanai, freshly refurbished gazebo. We spent a lot of time on the lanai and in the gazebo, eating meals, relaxing with drinks, and even sleeping outside (wonderful, with the sounds of the local birds!). The Kona area was warmer than normal during our stay (days in the 90s), so everyone enjoyed the proximity to the water. We spent a lot of time cooling off at White Sands and snorkeling at Kahalu'u. It was a convenient distance to shopping at Keauhou and Kailua, and great snorkeling locations like Kealakekua Bay and Pu'uhonua o Honaunau. The home owners were very considerate and prompt, and all of their transactions were conducted with a warm, courteous, "Island-style" vibe. Our sole regret is that we didn't stay here twice as long... we'll fix that during our next visit!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Much aloha to your ohana for making the most out of your stay at our home and on the Big Island. More impressive were your references (in impeccable Hawaiian) to all the wonderful places you visited. It does help future travelers to get a glimpse of your day to day experiences at the home, at the beach...at leisure, and traveling hither and yon. It was our pleasure to host such a gracious family. We await your return...and yes, stay longer next time. A hui hou, Noelani Campbell
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Canada
5

Beautiful and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

We so enjoyed your beautiful home during our family vacation at Christmas time. It was perfect for all three generations and more than met all our needs in spending family time together in a spacious, comfortable setting (especially relaxing and enjoying evening meals on the lanai). The gorgeous Christmas tree you provided was especially welcoming. Thank you for your flexibility in accommodating our young ones. We loved the proximity to beaches and had fun on many day trips. We would definitely recommend your home to both family and friends in the future!

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So very happy to hear that your stay was enjoyable and relaxing. Christmas in Hawaii is unique especially for children! Santa arrives on a surf board! We do hope you come and visit again. Next time we'll leave the ornaments so the kids can decorate the tree! A hui hou, Noelani
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Alaska
5

Family vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a ten people family reunion right after Christmas and found this home to be perfect for us. This home accommodated all of us very well: grandparents, children, and grandchildren. It was well stocked with everything we needed and the extras--BBQ and hot tub added to our stay there. Our evening ritual was watching the sunset over the ocean and then enjoying dinner on the spacious wrap-around deck!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your family was a pleasure to have. I am particularly glad that you made use of the home as a gathering place for sunsets, meals, and private respite. Often, visitors fill their days up with so many things to do that staying near to home is often the most unhurried, tranquil, and cheapest! Thank you for taking the time to tell other visitors about your stay and wish you and your family a speedy return. Noelani Campbell
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5

Great home!

  • 5 of 5

My family of seven adults and three children (two under the age of two) stayed at this great home right after Christmas.

We found the home to be in immaculate condition, well decorated, and very comfortable. We found it to be very spacious and kid friendly. It's located in a nice neighborhood and just blocks away from the ocean. We enjoyed the outdoor grill and hot tub on many occasions. Great yard, too!

The owner was very approachable and available whenever we needed anything or had questions. I would definitely come back!

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your family was truly a joy to have in the home and at such a splendid time of year for all of you. To enjoy the season as only Kona and good company can provide is what memories are made of! I'm glad the house provided everything that everyone needed including space and the comforts that you can call "home." The one thing all past guests agree on; that the meals taken at home, prepared on the grill, to close the day watching the sunset with children running around in the yard...are the best times spent. I will only be too happy to welcome you and your family back on your next return. Happy New Year!
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5

Fantastic Family Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic house! We stayed at this beautiful home over Thanksgiving 2014 and thoroughly enjoyed it. We were a group of ten, with six adults and four children (two multi-generational families). The house provided great spaces for everyone to enjoy time together, as well as ample room to have time apart from the group.

We enjoyed our coffee and breakfasts on the beautifully furnished lanai with a spectacular view of the ocean, and grilled fresh fish nearly every night on the lava barbecue. The house was well equipped with the tools and supplies needed to have most meals at home, cutting down on the cost of eating out on vacation. The view from the lanai was beautiful all day, but sunsets were especially nice. The hot tub provided a nice escape at the end of busy days to relax and unwind.

We loved that we could walk to the beach easily (even the youngest in our party had no problem with the walk). White Sands was a fun place to try out the boogie boards provided by the house and just soak up the beauty of Hawaii. Our kids were especially thrilled by the numerous sea turtles swimming in the cove! It was amazing how just being a short block from Alii Drive made you feel “off the beaten path” yet super convenient as a starting point for all of our day trips. Shopping and activities were close in both Kailua Kona and in Keauhou. Highlights for our trip were the Fairwind Snorkel and the Manta Ray snorkel, both about ten minutes from the house.

Although we did have an issue with major road construction occurring in front of the house, Noelani handled the situation extremely well for us. Although the issue was unforeseen and out of her control, she was helpful and apologetic about the inconvenience, and checked in on us to make sure that we were still able to enjoy our stay. She was prompt in communicating throughout the reservation process and resolved our issues well. She was quite helpful in recommendations for planning our stay and answering questions about activities and plans. She was truly a pleasure to work with. All of us agreed that we would certainly not hesitate to stay in this beautiful home again if we are able to make a return trip, and I would recommend the house to anyone traveling to the area.

Don’t hesitate to book this beautiful home!

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Oh what a lovely review! Thank you for taking the time to be so thorough as prospective renters really want to know what daily life will be like at the home and surrounding areas. It is a special place indeed and aside from the roadworks, I am so relieved that you were all able to find the respite that was promised. Kindest regards for the New Year and look forward to having you stay again soon. Hauoli Makahiki Hou and Mahalo, Noelani Campbell
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Map

Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Keahole Airport
Nearest Restaurant
1.7 Miles
Sam Choy's Kai Lanai
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
White Sands Beach
Car: recommended

La'aloa Plantation House is located right off of Ali'i Drive and a short six minute walk to famous White Sands Beach Park. A twenty minute walk or 3 minute drive south is Kahalu'u Beach Park notable for superb surfing and snorkeling. Excellent for families. leisure activities/tours, dining, and shopping all within a five minute drive. The home is a mecca unto itself with lush Hawaiian flora and fauna.

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Rates & Availability

Kailua Kona House Rental Rates

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5 night minimum stay
$500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $300
Tax Rate 13.25%

Rates based on the rental of the entire home with maximum occupancy of 10 persons. Rates available upon request for upstairs only (6 person maximum) or downstairs only (4 person maximum).

General Excise and Transient Accommodation Tax ID: W63159711-01

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Amenities

Kona Coast House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2017 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs Master bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Upstairs Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Downstairs Ohana Suite Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Upstairs Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , Can be converted to a King bed.
    Upstairs Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Can be converted to a King bed
    Downstairs Bedroom - 1 queen
    Upstairs Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Downstairs Living Room - 2 twin/ single , Hawaiian style pune'e sofas with pull out twin beds
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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