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Fantastic Studio in Upscale Farming Community

Bedrooms Studio
Space 340 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

Enjoy this private guest suite in a luxury home on a 5 acre coffee plantation located far from the main road. A great place to relax after a day at the beach or trip to the many sites of the Big Island. Features King Bed, washer and dryer, compact fridge, high speed WiFi and 32” smart TV that can stream Netflix (sorry no cable TV). There is a garden hose next to the Lanai that can be used wash your beach toys or diving gear.

Enjoy the agricultural Tourism on Hawaii Island like:

Paniolo (Hawaiian Cowboys) of Hawaii Island

Farmers' Markets on Hawaii Island

Family Fun on Hawaii Island

Coffee Plantations on Hawaii Island

Kealakekua Bay State Historical Park

Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park

Hulihee Palace


Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park

Name: Holualoa

What: Art enclave in the heart of Kona coffee country

Where: On the slopes above Historic Kailua Village (Kailua-Kona) and Keauhou

Java is the juice that powers Holualoa, the little village and art enclave in the heart of Kona coffee country. This is a great place to taste the rich flavors of 100% pure Kona coffee, a rare commodity exclusively grown in north and south Kona. Visit some of the great coffee mills abd sample their coffee like Blue Sky Coffee company.

More Details

Beth Jensen
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2018

About Beth Jensen

Hello, we are Roger and Beth we are originally from the Pacific Northwest, Roger is a Heavy Equipment Dealer and Beth is a Massage Therapist

Beth Jensen purchased this studio in 2014

Why Beth Jensen chose Kailua-Kona

Peaceful and a place that we can grow wonderful things.


Kailua-Kona Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 340 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Shower, mini washer dryer.
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming


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Fantastic Studio in Upscale Farming Community
average rating of 4.769231 based on 26 reviews

Clean, well kept in a really quiet area, yet easily accessible to Kona.

  • 4 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay here. The only glitch was the wash machine had died prior to our 10 day stay and wasn't repaired while we were there. Luckily the owners helped us resolve our need to do a bit of laundry, Thank you!! The only suggestion to make this better would be a table inside to eat at, as the table on the porch is cool in January's late evenings.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just outside of Detroit Michigan

Wonderful spot

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderfully peaceful spot set up the mountain on a coffee farm. It has everything you could want. My only suggestion would be a larger fridge. This was our second time staying here and certainly won't be our last, we loved it. Beth was very quick to respond to text messages with a few questions. we can't wait to return next year.


Michelle and Brian

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bridgeport, Washington

Great value!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I just returned from a 2-week trip to the Big Island. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this location. It is not on the shore (which some people like), but you can take the money you save and buy lots of souvenirs. Beth was very responsive to our questions, which we appreciated. We loved the quietness of the location. It is away from the traffic of Kailua-Kona and closer to the small community of Holualoa. The birdlife on the property was also great. We spent much of our time snorkeling and had no problem reaching our favorite locations. We were a little concerned about the capacity of the kitchen, but this concern turned out to be unfounded. We had most of our meals here and encountered no issues. The king size bed was also great. There is one last bonus to consider. No air conditioning was needed here. At more than 2,000 feet elevation, it was easy to stay cool. We will consider staying here in the future.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location great for relaxing or being close to places to explore.

  • 5 of 5

Coffee Palace is well equipped with lovely amenities. A great location near wonderful places to explore. Beautiful coffee plantation. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kona Koffee Plantation Adventure

  • 3 of 5

This studio apartment was much more spacious and neatly outfitted than it appeared in on-line photos. The location offered a beautiful view (from the driveway) of the coastline below, as well as manicured tropical plantations all around. Only 6 miles from downtown Kailoa-Kona and 2.5 from the retro feeling village of Holualoa. Many beautiful beaches and Farmer's Markets nearby. The bed was comfortable, the fan kept us cool enough.

There were the following Issues: The space is very humid and it smelled of mildew (no dehumidifier available).

We hadn't been told beforehand that the TV was only for Netflix and other streaming services, not for regular viewing (CBS, ABC, etc).

Three out of 4 devices available to cook food (hot plate, induction oven and toaster) all required a specially designed outlet, which was hidden from view on kitchen counter.

Nobody mentioned that wild turkeys roamed the property and had the disconcerting habit of pooping all over the lanai, including on its table and chairs; when I asked the owner about this, I was told to wave them away & not worry. She did NOT mention that there was a hose around side of house that we could use to wash away the voluminous bird droppings.

Other than that, we enjoyed out stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank very much for staying with us, we take our guests comments very seriously and strive for excellence that we could not achieve without your comments.
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Hawaiian Hideaway Amidst the Coffee Bean Groves

  • 5 of 5

First off, the property was easy to find and drive to from the airport (the advent of smart phones with map apps helps immensely). The property is located high in the hills above Kailua-Kona, and, again from the airport, Costco is on the way to it and a Safeway Grocery Store is nearby as well. It is secluded, away from the hustle and bustle of the touristy spots. The tranquility is lovely. It is amazing, however, how many birds are singing. At night all of nature comes alive with "noise" (bugs, birds, cows mooing, horses neighing). It is probably 10 degrees cooler than at the shore and it rains more, but that just means the area is lusher and greener. Very beautiful. The studio is well maintained with wi-fi and Netflix, which was fantastic. The closet is very spacious and all the amenities, such as a washer/dryer, are very nice. If you want to experience a more serene, authentic Hawaiian getaway instead of being with the visitors in the cookie cutter timeshares in Waikoloa or with all the confused tourists in cramped Kailua-Kona town, this is the place for you. Also, the price is outstanding.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lava Tube Cave
Hulihee Palace
Hiilawe Falls
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Kailua-Kona International
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hawaii Belt Road
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Holuakoa Cafe & Gardens
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Kailua Bay
Car: recommended

Holualoa Village has wonderful local art gallery's and the Coffee festivities. Don't forget to looking down on the coastline at this vantage point is amazing.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $55 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.42%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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