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Newly Remodled Near The Ocean

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Minimum Stay
3 nights


Hawaiian Beaches House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom 2 Bath Sleeps 6

The Puhi House is nestled in the ocean side community of Hawaiian Beaches, about a 45min. drive south of Hilo. The lush tropical location is less than a block from the ocean and a short walk to an oceanside park. Shopping and restaurants are a ten minute drive to the quaint village of Pahoa. Great snorkeling at Wai O' Pae tide pools is just 25 minutes away. The historic town of Hilo is 30 minutes and the Volcanos National Park is just a 45 minute drive.

Hale Puhi has 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths and will accommodate 6 comfortably. The master suite has a king size bed and the bathroom has a tub/shower. The other two bedrooms each have a queen size bed and the main bath has a walk-in shower and a soaking tub .

The house has been completely updated the last year with all new carpet in the bedrooms and new tile flooring in the rest of the house The gourmet kitchen has all new appliances,cabinets,and granite counter tops.

Hale Puhi is a very comfortable home and offers great features and amenities.There is a flatscreen HDTV and DVD player, an iPod sound dock ,and a CD player.For communication there is wifi internet . For your convenience there is also a washer and dryer.

The elevated lanai is equipped for dinning or lounging and has a gas Bar-B-Q.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Mike Proteau
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
December 3, 2016
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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

Newly Remodled Near The Ocean
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews

Beautiful, comfortable and 100% as advertised

  • 5 of 5

We stayed several weeks at this property and it was amazing. Everything was well maintained and beautiful. The master bed was extremely comfortable. The house was immaculately clean. I've never seen a more well appointed kitchen. Literally everything we could have possibly needed was there. I only regret there aren't more than 5 stars available to rate this property. One of the nicest vacation properties we've ever stayed at.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house for a family

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed our stay. The house was nicely furnished and close to everything we wanted. It was quiet and you can hear the ocean from the deck or the bedroom. The town is great with local fare and great little shops. I would highly recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome, Comfortable and Stocked

  • 5 of 5

Lots of room...all the amenities listed and more!! Kitchen was loaded with all types of gadgets, pots, pans, dishes, soap and a dishwasher and detergent!! Bathroom had a walk in shower AND a separate jacuzzi tub!! The house was used to prep for a baby luau and store things..and it relaxing to come home to after running around in hilo town....the house was ....PERFECT!! Definitely want to come back just to chill! Also, Mike was very quick in responding & super accommodating!! Mahalo piha!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing house!

  • 5 of 5

Initially, I was a bit hesitant because of the location (relatively isolated from the main cities), but after arrival and seeing the house, I was glad we chose to stay here. The house is exactly what you see in the pictures. It felt like home! The kitchen is modern and fully equipped, the beds were large and comfortable, the lanai is fully covered and spacious, the bathrooms were nice, there is a modern washer/dryer combo, and the neighborhood was quiet (lots of friendly dog walkers). It is a 5 minute walk from the house to the ocean-side cliffs that the Hawaiian Beaches community is known for, so you can hear the ocean pounding them during large swells (perfect for sleeping). You also get an almost constant tradewind breeze all day long in this area, which keeps things nice and cool via flow-through windows. If not, there are plenty of ceiling fans to keep the air moving. The coqui frogs are quite numerous, as is expected in Puna, but they were not as deafening as they can be in some other areas. I actually like them, but they can be a nuisance for certain visitors. Also numerous in Puna are mosquitoes, but I think I saw ONLY 3 of them in the 3 weeks that we were there, and that includes after 7 days of continuous rain.

I would absolutely recommend this house to anyone, especially families, that don't need/want the typical beachside condo experience. Thanks again Mike!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely House in a lovely neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Very nice, clean house that is comfortable and secure. I highly recommend it!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice Stay at Beautiful Puhi House

  • 5 of 5

I came to Big Island few times and this time I have opportunity stay at Mike house. The house is clean and nice with almost everything for your vacation. Thanks Mike for your generous which we don't see much now a day to share with us a piece of paradise with a little amount of money in this rough economy. I Love big Island and special Pahoa. I will come back and hopefully can stay at his house again

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Luquines, in Pahoa
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Hilo Municipal
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
HI 130
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
45 Miles
Mauna Kea in the winter
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Hawaiian Beaches House Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $95 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.42%

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100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Hawaiian Beaches House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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