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KONA PACIFIC, total comfort, walk to the bay front, in the heart of Kailua Kona

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 829 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 10 nights

Overview

About the property

This is a perfect 'home base' from which to explore the Island of Hawaii.

We've updated this one-bedroom, two-bath condominium with new carpet and furniture throughout, including a beautifully-restored wicker bedroom set with a new king-sized mattress of advanced foam technology, guaranteed to keep you comfortable and cool all night long. We have added a new washer/dryer, dishwasher and microwave, all new smaller appliances, and the kitchen is outfitted with the utensils, dishes, flatware and glassware needed to prepare home-cooked meals. All you need to add are the makings. Dine at the kitchen/living room bar, or do like most do and eat at the 6-place table on the large lanai. Your unit also includes widescreen, flat panel HD television, cable, wifi , internet service and free phone service to all states and Canada.

After using the new washer and dryer, an ironing board and iron have been provided. There also is a hair dryer. The condo has its own parking space below in the basement garage. Kona Pacific has provided full-sized supermarket type grocery carts to be shared by guests and residents. They are located in the parking garage adjacent to each elevator door. This convenient service comes in handy for carrying luggage, groceries and beach paraphernalia.

We are especially proud of our large lanai. It spans the entire width of the condominium with access from the living room and the bedroom. This is the first choice for dining, or just kicking back and relaxing. The view is of natural tropical trees and plants and the myriad species of birds. A watchful eye might even spot a mongoose scurrying along the lava rock wall below.

Hawaii Transient Room Tax Number W41341819-01

More Details

Owner
JIM OR BARBARA HOLLON
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

About JIM OR BARBARA HOLLON

We are the Hollons -- Barb and Jim -- and our home is in Arizona. Although both of us are of retirement age, we're not ready to kick back and 'take it easy'. Both of us spend many hours a week pursuing artistic interests -- Jim is an artist, working mostly with oil paints. Barbara creates both fine and costume jewelry, most of it made of silver and semi-precious stones. Jim has been painting for years and focuses mainly on painting animals, landscapes and desert flora.

We have developed a keen interest in the islands. Since our first visit to The Big Island, we've thought about how we could be a part of it. It is an amazing place, a microcosm of ethnic diversity and all that goes with that, a splendid range of fruit, vegetable, dairy, meat production, and of fishing and seafood products. There are the fascinating variations in the climates of places just miles apart -- sometimes a snowcapped mountain -- a not-so-distant backdrop to people bathing and relaxing in the balmy sun by the pool or on the beach.

JIM OR BARBARA HOLLON purchased this condo in 2014

Why JIM OR BARBARA HOLLON chose Kailua-Kona

The idea of buying a condo struck us during our first stay at Kona Pacific. During that visit and one later, we searched the island for the perfect place. Kona Pacific was the standard by which we judged all prospects. Of the many we considered, none measured up to Kona Pacific.

What makes this condo unique

First, there is the location. Kona Pacific is close to Kailua Bay and Ali'i Drive with its inviting shops, restaurants, beaches and historical structures -- all within easy walking distance. Then there was the striking appeal of Kona Pacific Condominiums -- the beautifully maintained buildings and the tropical beauty of the pampered landscaped surrounding them. The unit we chose, has the conveniences of a home. We have taken steps to insure that our unit is up to the standards of Kona Pacific and is a great a place to relax. There is a breakfast bar inside, and a six-place dining table on the lanai. (Frankly, we, as do most guests, prefer to have all of our meals on the lanai.) The condo also has five ceiling fans, including two on the lanai. The two air conditioning units are seldom used.

Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Kona International Airport
Car: recommended

Walking distance to local shops, restaurants and historical sites. Located one block off Ironman route. Oceanfront dining is less than a quarter of mile away. Typical walking time to nearest restaurants, shops and grocery store is five minutes.

Amenities

Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 829 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , large walk-in shower with glass block & tile, vanity w/sink
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Guest bathroom with vanity
  • .
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Large bedroom with door to the lanai. California King bed, large dresser, 2 night tables.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(43 traveler reviews)

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KONA PACIFIC, total comfort, walk to the bay front, in the heart of Kailua Kona
average rating of 4.9069767 based on 43 reviews
5

Great property, better than advertised

  • 5 of 5

Close to town but quiet and low key

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

Fantastic condo, modern appliances, fantasticly stocked kitchen utensils and cookware. very spacious

  • 5 of 5

Could not have been better, bed was great, amazing large lanei with dining table and chairs.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Kona Visit

  • 5 of 5

This condo was great. I really appreciated the fact that they had beach supplies (i.e. chairs, boogy boards, etc). We were able to walk to shops and restaurants. It was a very pleasant experience overall.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great condo near downtown Kona

  • 5 of 5

This was a great stay! It was a little tricky to find at first because the directions to find the actual building it’s in. Other than that it was perfect. Close walking distance to downtown Kona. Clean and had all the amenities we needed. Also our flight had a later departure and they let us hang around a little longer than check out time. I really appreciated that. Awesome communication as well! Definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Hawaiian comfort

  • 4 of 5

Clean, comfortable, close to restaurants, activities, shopping.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cute as a button! Comfortable, stylish with everything you need.

  • 5 of 5

I really loved "making house" in this condo! I was there by myself but it's also perfect for two people. The location is super convenient with an easy walk to restaurants and shops and close to the highway for longer trips. It's very comfortable as well as being beautifully appointed. It has everything you need to make your stay enjoyable and easy; linens including beach towels, washer/dryer, blow dryer, ironing board, fully loaded kitchen including a rice cooker! It's very quiet, I never heard any of the neighbors. The entire condo complex is very clean and quiet. Make sure you get a small car as the parking spot is tight but manageable. Barbara and Lani were both very nice and responsive. I will definitely stay here on my next trip to Kona!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning fee $125
Tax Rate 13.42%

Check in 4:00pm, check out 10:00am
During high season deposit is due upon booking, final payment due 90 days before arrival.
1 month maximum stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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