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Oceanview Luxury at an Affordable Price-FREE WIFI

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 484 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath

Welcome to 'Kona Bob's' Condo. This lovely first floor newly remodeled ocean view condo is decorated Hawaiian Island style. Some of the upgraded features include:

Granite countertops in both the kitchen and bathroom;

Custom cabinetry;

Stainless steel appliances;

Built-in flat screen television;

Pendant lighting in the kitchen;

Vessel sink in the bathroom;

Full size step in shower with shadow box for soap;

Custom window coverings throughout;

Maple wood flooring;

Hawaiian art made by local artists;

New California King size (as of 9/1/2014) Serta Perfect Sleeper mattress;

Room darkening window treatments;

Air conditioning;

New Jalousie windows;

Ceiling fans in every room;

Designer Hawaiian and Balinese furnishings.

To keep with the Hawaiian style there are custom made Shoji doors for bedroom separation and Hawaiian artwork to create that tropical atmosphere. The living room has a new Hawaiian style queen sofa bed.

The fully equipped kitchen and dining bar is open to the living room. The flat screen television is built into the dining bar and on a wall mounted bracket making it convenient to watch from either the living room or bedroom. Have your morning coffee enjoying the ocean views from the breakfast bar inside or outside on the lanai. Every day is paradise!

Our condo is designed to make your stay on the island enjoyable. Along with the normal items, there are beach towels, beach mats, extra pillows/linens/blankets, beach umbrella, cooler, and an island guide book to make getting around the island easier.

There is free secure wireless internet, cable, Blu Ray player, movies, games, books, and an alarm clock with IPOD hookup. Private parking stall included.

Only a short walk from the center of town, the amenities at Kona Shores include a pool RIGHT ON THE CLIFFS OVERLOOKING THE OCEAN. You can watch the sunset or gaze at the stars while you are swimming in the pool. The Kailua-Kona Coast has the most colorful and spectacular orange, pink, lavender sunsets in Hawaii. Maybe you’ll be lucky and spot the famous ‘Green Flash” at sunset, as the sun dips behind the horizon. On the way to the pool there is a passion fruit vine in which you can pick the fruit right off the vine. There is a BBQ area with tables and an outside sink for BBQ cleanup. There's also a path leading to the ocean where you can swim, snorkel, and fish.

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More Details

Owner
Bryan and Cynthia Bertrand
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2017

About Bryan and Cynthia Bertrand

Retired and living the life we want.

Bryan and Cynthia Bertrand purchased this condo in 2013

Why Bryan and Cynthia Bertrand chose Kona Coast

We have been coming to the Hawaiian islands since the 70's. Of all the islands, we love the quaintness of Kailua-Kona. The small town feel is comforting and gives us a chance to relax and enjoy life. Kona Shores has the same feel and is a short easy walk to town.

What makes this condo unique

We love being able to take short walks to town, having breakfast on the lanai while enjoying the ocean views, swimming in the ocean view pool, sunsets, and barbeques.

Amenities

Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 484 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Tiled over-sized shower. Granite countertop.
  • Custom cabinets and tile shower, vessel sink, hair dryer, scale, plenty of plug in's, and large counter surface area.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Cal King Serta - Sleeps 2 Sofa Queen Sleeper - With adjustable built in headrest The unit comfortably sleeps 3.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Once you enter the unit you are in an oasis and world all your own. You can either relax in the unit or go out exploring the island. Whichever suits your fancy you will feel completely at home in this updated modern condo.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

Oceanview Luxury at an Affordable Price-FREE WIFI
average rating of 4.625 based on 32 reviews
5

Like home with a Hawaiian flare

  • 5 of 5

The condo has great windows and ceiling fans, providing lots of ventilation; and it really felt like home with a Hawaiian flare. We had wonderful night's sleeps in the very comfortable bed. It is in a location close enough to town for walking and very close to Green Flash for smoothies, snacks, and that wonderful Kona coffee.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. One of our favorite things to do is walk to town and it sounds as if you enjoyed that as well. Thank you for staying at Kona Bobs.
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5

Tbe condo is very nice, clean,comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at kona bob's, would stay there again for sure, It's great being close to touristy shopping, and lots of pubs with happy hour!!😃

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Condo!

  • 5 of 5

Love this condo and the complex! Everything about it is perfect. Very clean and beautifully updated. The owners have thought of everything for their guests even a nightlight in the bathroom. The complex is quiet and everyone we encountered was friendly. The pool area fantastic. Great location near town. Loved that we had an assigned parking spot. Will absolutely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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OWNER RUINED OUR VACATION!

  • 1 of 5

We had booked this property 6 weeks prior to our visit to the Big Island and less than a week out we got an email that our reservation was cancelled! It left us with NO where to stay and at that late date couldn't even find anything else we could afford! My husband was recovering from heart surgery, and she caused us MUCH undue stress.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This person never booked with us. Our condo was previously booked with someone else months in advance. This person must have gotten mixed up because we never agreed to rent it to her.
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5

Another Great Visit

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd year at Kona Bob's and it provides for a great base. It was clean and its location is perfect for accessing the amenities in the village. The condo was clean on our arrival and is well maintained. Thanks for a great place to spend our vacation.

Dale and Jennifer

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stylish Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

This place was really lovely! Just as advertised.

The keyless entry worked perfectly, but if you’ve never used a “lockbox” before we would recommend looking up how to use one ahead of time so you don’t end up fumbling around in the dark with it like us.

The place itself was small, but the space is maximized by a lovely design that made it feel comfortable and welcoming. The bed was incredibly comfortable. The kitchen was very nice. We liked that we didn’t have to eat out every meal, which really made this trip more manageable. We greatly appreciated the gas stove and granite counter tops. However, we did note that a lot of the dishes were well worn and not microwave safe. This was not a huge problem, but it is something to be aware of.

The condo never got too hot. The fans and cross-breezes kept us very comfortable even when it was in the high 80s. We did encounter a few problems with the fan lights and the toilet, but Bryan and Cynthia (and maintenance) were very responsive and helpful with these issues. As for location, this is a great spot! In 15-30 minutes of walking you can reach restaurants and shopping, though everything is very drivable and we never encountered problems with parking. We highly recommend Kona Bob’s Condo!

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Ironman 2017
Oct 9 2017 - Oct 16 2017
5 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Winter
Nov 1 2017 - Mar 1 2018
5 night minimum stay
$115
 
 
Ironman 2018
Oct 5 2018 - Oct 19 2018
5 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$105
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 13.75%

Contact owner for Ironman, Holidays, and 30 day rate. Rates and availability are subject to change without notice unless confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Map

Lava Tube Cave
Hulihe'e Palace
Hiilawe Falls
Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Kona International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Huggo's and Huggo's on the Rocks
Nearest Golf
4.6 Miles
Kona Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Don the Beachbomber
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Honol's Beach
Car: not necessary

The Kailua-Kona Historical Village is only about 1 mile from our lovely condo. The Village is very quaint, with lots of charm and good shopping right along the water’s edge. Some of the activities you can find in the Village and nearby are: beaches, luau’s, farmer’s markets, art galleries, shops, restaurants, boating, snorkeling, scuba diving, surfing, boogie boarding, and deep sea fishing…Just about every water sport you can think of! There are also several great golf courses nearby. There is so much to do to stay active, or you can do nothing and just lounge at the pool.

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