|Space||380 sq. ft.|
|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
This beautiful second story end unit condo is remodeled (Sept 2013) from top to bottom making it one of the top 10 units at the Islander! Amenities include memory foam queen-size murphy bed, kitchenette including a full sized refrigerator, microwave, induction cook top, toaster oven, coffee maker and all utensils. Ceramic tile entry, bath and dressing area with large closet and mirrored doors. All bed and bath linen, beach towels, beach mats and beach chairs and included!
Dine on the beautiful lanai overlooking the lush tropical gardens, or dine in while watching a great movie on new flat screen TV. Condo has air conditioning, in room private high speed internet. Curl up after a day out in two over stuffed comfy chairs with a good book from the in room library or library in the visitors lobby.
Kona Islander is located in the heart of Kona Town. One hardly needs a rental car. Walk to numerous restaurants, shops, beaches and farmers market for fresh island produce.
Take the wiki-wiki bus the beautiful Magic-White Sands beach, or world class snorkeling spot Kahaluu beach, or movie theaters, or KTA Supermarket, or the International market place, or Target and Ross Clothing. It’s all so convenient to the Islander!
100 steps from the condo is a beautiful seating beach to enjoy the sunset, or 100 steps to the fabulous pool/ hot tub/ BBQ area to sunbath and lounging.
The condo was designed comfortably for two people.
As required by Hawaii state my tax ID number is W78977595-01
Living in Hawaii for 3 years now. Nothing better than living in paradise!
Bill Skipworth purchased this studio in 2012
My folks have been coming and staying at the Islander for a few years and I always thought about buying a unit for friends to come and visit and stay. It's a beautiful spot and so conveient to town and activites.
I remodled my condo from top to bottom. Took 6 months and I'm really pleased with the outcome!
We really enjoyed our stay at the Kona Islander Inn. The place was clean and had lots of amenities to use during our stay: big beach towels, boogie boards, parasol, a big cool bag, etc. The kitchen had everything we needed, too. It was also very easy to get free parking for our rental car. The area itself is nice, lots of restaurants and shopping close-by but not too loud or crowded. There is also a nice, private pool area in the Kona Islander Inn itself and you can use washer and dryer for a few quarters just a few doors away. We traveled with our 4-year-old who used the extra air-bed, which was - according to him - super comfy. We had some problems with the shower during our stay but Bill was very eager to find a quick solution, which was great.
This property really does have everything at your fingertips. It was easy to go out and enjoy all of Kona. The condo was comfortable and adequate. The only thing I would use as criticism would be in the bathroom. The curtain in the shower was hard to spread across the length as it isn't actually a proper showering curtain, but a window covering and the fan is also very weak for ventilation. We would most definitely rent this again!
This is a lovely property, however, we didn't find the front desk very helpful or friendly.
In our opinion, the mattress and pillows were too soft. Darker curtains would be nice for a sleep-in.
The air conditioner is sooooo loud and old and the speed for the ceiling fan only seems to work on low. If it worked on a higher speed we would have been happy to only use that sometimes.
It was nice and central; walking distance to shops. Bill will give you some tips on things to do etc.
Make sure you book a taxi to the airport the night before if you're on an early flight as there aren't many in town and there's nobody at the front desk to help.
My husband and I stayed in this studio in Feb 2017 for 4 nights. It had everything we needed for our stay from the full size fridge to the beach gear, it was awesome. The queen Murphy bed was super comfortable. Sitting on the balcony was very private. Lots of trees and greenery to look at. The Kona Islander Inn is older but has lots of character. This studio has been renovated and is a charming place to stay. lots of room for 2 people. Bill was great to deal with and responded promptly to any questions.
Thank you bill for sharing your little piece of paradise! Hope to return next year. Sincerely, kris
We stayed at the condo for 7 nights. It was a cozy condo with everything we needed. I appreciated the extras he included - beach towels, chairs & mats. They were nice to have. Loved listening to Kapa Hawaiian fm on the radio while we were there. The hot plate came in handy cooking up some great seafood dishes & the pantry was nicely stocked. How nice to walk to the farmers market to get some papayas & Kona coffee to use. Being able to mix a mai tai then walk across the street to see a fabulous sunset was great! The condo grounds was nicely landscaped & we enjoyed being able to walk down the street and listen to some great music. Bill was a very thoughtful host with helpful dining and points of interest recommendations. Had a great time in Kona. Can't wait to come back! Mahalo! Bill
The owner was responsive and easy to deal with. The remodeled end unit is quiet, clean, and safe. The garden setting is very nice with ocean across the street. I did not have a vehicle and enjoyed walking to shops and restaurants. Good value and would stay again.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$100|
|Cleaning Fee||$40 + Tax|
The Kona Islander is a no smoking property.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.