|Minimum Stay||3 - 5 nights|
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The newly remodeled vacation condo (Spring 2013) ‘Hale Luana' (pronounced ha-lay loo-ah-nah) is located in Punalu'u on Oahu's North Shore. In Hawaiian, it means 'house of leisure, to enjoy pleasant surroundings, to enjoy oneself, relax, and be content'. This is not Waikiki!
This bright, open and airy fully furnished and equipped beachfront condo will provide you with comfort and convenience during your Hawaiian Holiday.
The fully appointed kitchen has new stainless steel appliances, beautiful cherry wood cabinets and granite counter tops. It is fully equipped...and we mean FULLY!
All you need is your food! The unit also has a new washer/dryer for your convenience.
The newly remodeled full bathroom has a shower/tub combination accented with a Hawaiian touch to give you the feeling of the tropics.
The sleeping area has a queen size bed with new linens and privacy screen and is separate from the kitchen and living area.
Additionally, there is a new queen size sofa/sleeper in the living area with a memory foam mattress (very comfortable), as well as HD Cable TV with Music Channels and DVD/CD player. There are some DVDs, CDs, books, magazines, board games, and binoculars for whale watching.
Snorkeling gear, beach chairs, beach toys, boogie boards and BBQ/picnic supplies are also provided.
And if you must stay connected to the outside world, free WiFi is provided.
Enjoy spectacular sunrises and 180 degree ocean views from the lanai, which also overlooks the park-like grounds and sparkling swimming pool. The lanai is the perfect place to start your day with a fresh cup of Kona Coffee or Herbal Tea enjoying the sunrise and gentle ocean breezes. You might even catch a glimpse of the occasional sea turtle, Hawaiian Monk Seal, or whale greeting the day.
Clear evenings bring the glistening moon light over the water.
Hale Luana is located in the legendary 'Pat's at Punalu'u', reminiscent of the earlier days of Hawaii Five-0. This is the “other side of the island…the “real Hawai’i”. The garden-like grounds and expansive grassy areas are spotted with shady palm trees and fragrant plumeria trees. Picnic tables and lounge chairs are provided for your relaxation.
The pool area has chairs and umbrellas. The property also has a small, but modern beachfront fitness room. There is a BBQ area for your use, as well. The complex features 24/7 security, 2 elevators, and free designated parking.
Pat's at Punalu'u Condominium is a totally Smoke Free Complex, but does have designated smoking areas away from the main building.
We are local owners so we will be here to make sure your stay is everything you want and expect it to be. You are always welcome to contact us if needed!
If for some reason we cannot accommodate your schedule, we will do our utmost to help you find a similar vacation rental in the immediate area.
You will love staying at Hale Luana. We guarantee!
Mahalo for viewing our listing!
Hawaii Tax ID # W58473390-01
Property Address: 53-567 Kam Hwy, Punalu'u, HI 96717
Hale Luana is owned and managed by Richard and Gayle Roddy of Honolulu, Hawaii. Starting off in Hawaii 40 years ago, we then lived all over, from the snowy Rocky Mountains in Colorado, to the Big Sky country of Montana, to the Sonora Desert of Southwest Arizona. Hawaii is just one of those places that never leaves your heart so we came back, and now we enjoy four generations of our family all in one place. Here in Hawaii we have the 'Spirit of Aloha', meaning we care, give and share with joy. We enjoy Hale Luana for our own occasional personal use, but really want to share it with others so you, too, may have an unforgettable Hawaii experience!
Richard and Gayle Roddy purchased this condo in 2012
It's not Waikiki... it's the OTHER side of the island!
We kind of know every corner of the island of Oahu. When most people visit, all they see of Hawaii are the tourist destinations and crowded Waikiki. Just like rural Maui, Kauai or the Big Island, Oahu has so many wonderful, hidden gems, destinations and activities in the area of the North Shore. It's no surprise that Oahu is by far, our favorite island and the beach at Hale Luana is our favorite beach!
Hale Luana is an 'out of the way getaway'. One step onto the lanai looking at that ocean and we were hooked! Everyone is friendly, and there are visitors from all over the world. Our smallest grand-kids love the beach because the waves are gentle and the sand is smooth. Our teenage grand-kids love the snorkeling, kayaking, swimming and exploring. Everyone loves fishing with grandpa and BBQ-ing in the evening. And it's perfect for alone time or couple's time. Remember, it's not Waikiki... this is the real island paradise!
Richard. ...we had a blast in Hawaii. Your condo was great! Thank you for letting us stay. Everything was just awesome.
The condo is PERFECT! Richard popped in right as we checked in and really made us feel at home! Brought some fresh flowers, gave us some quick tips and we didn't see him after that, super nice guy!
Start your day by waking up to gorgeous sunrises, cooking breakfast watching the sunrise and the waves crash in the most equipped kitchen, literally they have everything! go snorkel (with furnished beach gear, awesome!) right in front of your condo, or drive a short 20-30 min to one of the amazing little towns just north or south, perfect location! Food trucks and convenient stores as well as grocery stores just a short 5-10min drive, and the best of all --> going to sleep listening to the waves:) thanks so much Richard and Gayle for sharing your condo, I would definitely recommend staying here! We will be back! Mahalo!
The condo and its location were excellent. The condo had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. Everything was very clean. The owners thought of everything from specific instructions about the condo to emergency supplies in case of a disaster. The sunset was gorgeous from the balcony and the ocean views were amazing. The parking lot side of the condo faced beautiful green cliffs. The unit does not have air conditioning but it is really not necessary, just open the sliding glass door. By the way, we were there at the end of July. The place was quiet and there is security monitoring the property. We were within minutes of the Polynesian Cultural Center, Turtle Bay, the North Shore, several restaurants and beaches, Kualoa Ranch, a Macademia nut farm, fresh fruit stands, horse riding, grocery stores and other conveniences.
Thanks Richard and Gayle for sharing your place.
The property was lovely and clean, exactly as advertised. The view from the lanai was spectacular. Richard and Gayle were easy to get in touch with and left great instructions for everything.
Very nice place. The location on the north side of the island has an older island feel to it. The private beach is absolutely gorgeous and very secluded. The unit was well stocked with items for us to use while we were there and the owner also contacted me and explained if there was something we needed that was not already provided in the unit to let him know and he would accommodate. We will be back!
During my recent and brief visit to Oahu and on short notice, I had the opportunity to stay at this unit. It was well furnished, extremely clean, on the 5th floor and from the front lanai with a great ocean view. It was exactly as described in the listing description. If you are looking for a quiet place near many attractions on the North Shore, this is the place to stay.
The condo was fully equipped with everything you need in Hawaii. The building itself is dated, but the location can't be beat. The road noise can be bothersome, but we didn't mind it. The beach is very narrow and doesn't give enough room to sit on but to wake up every morning to the sound of the waves is incredible. Food trucks are on every corner if you want to go out for a bite to eat and grocery store is less then 10 minutes drive north. Wonderful stay!
Hale Luana vacation condo is located in Punalu’u of Oahu's North Shore, a quiet, family-friendly area of the island about an hour away from the noise and tourist bustle of Waikiki. About a 45 minute drive from Honolulu International Airport, this vacation rental is perfect for anyone looking for the “real” Hawaii experience!
Close by, there are quaint shops and fresh food stands (including the local Kahuku shrimp trucks… you MUST try this shrimp), and just a 20 min. drive away is the famous North Shore surf town of Hale’iwa, which boasts some of the best dining, shopping, art galleries and activities on the island.
Oahu’s North Shore has something for everyone... from families with small - or big - children, adventurers and thrill-seekers, those simply in need of some R&R, or couples celebrating a romantic event like a honeymoon or anniversary. The North Shore is world-renowned for its surfing and hosts the Triple Crown, the world’s top surfing competition in November and December at Sunset Beach and Banzai Pipeline, just 15 min. away. There is fantastic snorkeling, hiking, horseback riding, fishing, shark cage diving, wind and kite surfing, and all kinds of other activities to enjoy. An easy and worthwhile hike to Waiamea Falls (there is an admission fee per person) is a 15 min. drive away. At Laniakea Beach, a you can usually catch a view of sea turtles. Just a 5 min. drive away from the unit is the Polynesian Cultural Center for a day of exhibits, demonstrations, and fun learning about the cultures of Polynesia, as well as an award-winning luau and shows. And for the golf enthusiasts, the world famous Palmer and Fazio golf courses at Turtle Bay, just 20 minutes away.
Although a rental car is strongly recommended for this location, there are several little grocery and sundries shops within a 5 min. walk and the property is located on the bus line. The condo is equipped with a beautiful 65 page visitors’ directory of things to do and places to go to help you plan your ultimate Hawaiian experience. Of course, steps from the unit is miles of white sand beach for snorkeling, swimming, fishing, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, and exploring.
An hour away, in the city of Honolulu, Waikiki has beaches and streets lined with high-end resorts, restaurants, shopping and dining. Don't forget to stop and get your picture with the Duke Kahanamoku statue. His arms are draped with flower leis and there is a webcam focused on him so you can wave to your friends in real time. Pearl Harbor is a popular sightseeing destination, and the Arizona Memorial is a worthwhile visit, 45 min. away.
If you choose to stay 'close to home', Punalu'u, Hale'iwa and the entire North Shore have more than enough to satisfy and entertain. The closest (large chain) grocery store is a 5 min. drive away. The closest dine-in restaurant (price $$) is the historic Crouching Lion, with seashell decor and amazing ocean views. The closest shave ice... right across the street!
If you would like more information about the area, things to do, or dining, please contact us. We are here to make your stay unforgettable!
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Dec 15 2016 - Jan 10 2017
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$200|
|Cleaning||$100 + Tax|
Hawaii Tax ID # W58473390-01
Property Address: 53-567 Kam Hwy, Punalu'u, HI 96717