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Sunny Whale Studio w BREAKFAST a Deck & View

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Sunny Whale Studio With A Deck And View

Our best ocean view and sunnyest unit...Discounts, peaceful hawaiian home with studios n hawaiian touch , very close to beaches, galleries, aloha live theater, many restarants, downtown & chocalate/coffee farms

Also can be made to 2b,3b,4b,5b and

Whales can be seen jumping out of the ocean at times from the shared main deck, even paddlers,boats,and dolphins

Very convenient to downtown and beaches just 5-10 minutes by car

Overlooks magic sands beach from a thousand or 750 ft

Exotic tropical fruit, tips on local hot spots and old hawaiian history offered

Please read

An alternative country house in a rural neighborhood in town

Please do not stay with us if you prefer condos or hotels

Not a condo or hotel more rustic or simple

Deep cleaned outside 1 time a month and lightly weekly outside

Rooms deep cleaned 1 time a month and cleaned every time or guest , mopped , wiped down , swept scrubbed tub and toilet

Some repairs needed and ongoing and mold can discolor the grout if a previous guest does not open the curtain to allow air flow , weather and airflow a ongoing battle

Dust can form in 30-90 minutes as we are close to the sea

Many guests love the wild turkeys or geckos , butterflies, lizards and bugs that you find in Hawaii

Wild life program

Trash kept outside of rooms

Keeping the trash inside, leaving bright outdoor lights on or leaving the door open invites things in from outside

Invites guests

Quiet time

Before 8 and after 9

Quiet setting

Wifi internet


Micro- wave,



Gas stove or electric


Private baths & entrance

Covered lanais

Ocean & garden views

Beach chairs,

Towels &




Laundry on request for a fee

Hair dryers

& ironing




Many towels, high tread count sheets, cooking gear, table gear, ap enable triabite wifi and ethernet, free parking , in town of kona, ocean view, and more, tucked away but still in town , quiet place less than 5 minutes to restarants/ beaches , and shopping

The host

John or gio- short for giovanni is an inspiring and aspiring, kona historian, chef, massage therapist, pilot, entertainer, exotic tropical fruit explorer, micro scale farmer and aspiring world traveler. He likes to let you know about some of the secrets; of kona, hawaii, tropical fruit, healthy living, massage, and tai chi. He is available for various sessions

Massage, bodywork, structural integration, tarot, eternal being readings, and interpersonal exploration

Above all he is interested in meeting many good people from around the world and helping them explore hawaii’s island paradise

Lots of towels cooking set up

Private studio & bath with

Tropically decorated king-sized bed, toilet with shower/ closable, all not shared

Refrigerator, cooking areas. Sun warmed hot water.

The place- da inside scoop

Not a commercail hotel, condo,or apartment building and does not have a pool, toxic good looking landscape or ocean front or down town oreintation.

It is a rustic 30 year old house with separate private lockable studios,


Passion fruit or, papaya, or dragon fruit or banana - ice cream / honey - or lady finger

Local macnuts

Enjoy micro tropical garden

Mini tropical fruit trees, papas, veggies, herbs and cherry trees.

Shared another lanai, car parking, wifi, and there is a washer/dryer for you to use (quarters needed)... Shared cooking oven, gas stove, microwave

Compare available studios

All studios are lockable and have private sleeping and bath areas

Some of the differences are

The dolphin

Has a dolphin theme, hard wood floors, outdoor dish sink 1closet and a tube, a view

The whale

Has carpet, large dish sink in the bathroom, more windows, it has more sound near the parking area, as it has many windows and is near the parking area and above another unit, better view

Jungle garden

A microcosuim or micro-ecosystem / garden has hard wood floors, has a more private deck, cooking area and dining area, but does not have the shared frig and deck close by,

Ocean studio

Is the largest and has a full kitchen and a lockable shared bathroom


12 stairs aprox with railing for the dolphin and whale

The jungle garden only has 3-4 but less of a view and more private , less of a bathroom

The dolphin has the biggest bathroom and 2 closets and the veiw


By appointment only; and is no earlier than 3 pm and no later than 6pm (as this is a residental community) unless you make specail arrangements with the host

With international flights and individual circumstances

We cannot always accommodate early check-in. Some solutions to deal with early arrival; a guest could reserve the day before or go get a bite to eat , even go for a swim year round and then check-in after. Thanks for your consideration


Extra services requested or contracted for cost extra

We do not offer commercial credit or charge accounts

Guest room materials

Room items are included for use in the rental and not as take home items. They can be purchased separately in advance


More Details

Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

Why Owner/Property Manager chose Kailua-Kona

Unique view and insider scoop to hawaii


Kailua-Kona House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Internet
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Television
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • luaus
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • tennis


3.7/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

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Sunny Whale Studio w BREAKFAST a Deck & View
average rating of 3.6666667 based on 3 reviews

Great location but not quite as advertised

  • 3 of 5


Great location

Awesome view

Extremely friendly and helpful owner


Not a 2BR place

No privacy

Beach towels were much softer than hand/shower towels

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome hosts with plenty of infos about the island

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed staying here very much, got loads of inside information about the island. The house is located in a quite neighbourhood with a few turkeys as well :-)

Good place to explore the west coast of Big Island.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice!

  • 4 of 5

Definitely not your average tourist hotel, which is a good thing in my book. Cozy rooms, a nice deck and good quiet location in a residential area. The owner was very helpful as well.

Stay here if you enjoy being away from more touristy places and a little closer to Hawaii.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2014
  • Stayed: February 2014
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Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
sam choys
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
french restarant
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
white sands
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
cleaning fee $40 + Tax
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 13.42%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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