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Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 14 nights

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Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Photos and Description

Contemporary Condo, 2 Br, 2 Bath and large Lanai with panoramic ocean views

Give yourself the best and celebrate your life in full view of the blue Pacific Ocean.

Our Condo is the most perfect place. Your home away from home is in a small, quiet and friendly Keauhou Akahi Condominium Complex on the Kona coast in the Keauhou Resort area of the Big Island of Hawaii. It is resort living at its finest. With views over beautiful Keauhou Bay and the blue ocean, surrounded by wonderfully lush tropical greenery, the lovely aroma of fragrant tropical blossoms, filled with exotic birdsong, magical sunsets from the lanai and last but not least, the Kona Country Club with stately coconut palm trees – that is what our Condo has to offer. The 9th tee of the golf course is right in front of the lanai.

Our Condo has 2 bedrooms and 2 baths and a large covered lanai. It is perfect for one or two couples, The condo is furnished in a very comfortable contemporary style and located on the second floor of a three-story building with parking conveniently in front. All rooms have floor-to-ceiling louvered windows to allow the wonderfully silky ocean and mountain breezes to surround you. Additionally, all rooms have remotely controllable ceiling fans, including the lanai, for extra comfort.

The Master bedroom offers a king size bed with a new mattress and air conditioning. The second bedroom has a nice closet and a queen size bed with newer mattress.

A walk in shower is located of the master bedroom with very nice tiles, glass bricks and Grohe rain shower head.

The kitchen is fully equipped, including high-end appliances and Quartz counter tops. A Bosch washer/dryer is conveniently located in a hall utility closet, 5 steps from the kitchen. A gas grill on the lanai compliments the kitchen for outdoor living.

There are 2 Cable-TV's, a CD/DVD player with surround sound, a separate iPod player with AM/FM Stereo Radio, high-speed wireless internet, a wireless printer/copier to allow convenient printing of your airline boarding passes and telephone with answer machine for “no-charge” calls to USA and Canada.

A very inviting saline swimming pool is located next to the building for your enjoyment.

The Keauhou Akahi complex is conveniently located within the Keauhou Resort area, about 5 miles south of Kailua-Kona village and about 1/3 mile from and 100 ft. above Keauhou Bay, with only the beautifully greens of the Kona Country Club separating you from the blue Pacific.

The Keauhou Shopping Center, a full service shopping with a KTA Supermarket, Long's Drugstore, restaurants, movie theaters and a Post Office; is located less than a mile away. The Center also offers activities like Hawaiian music, dance, arts and crafts almost daily, including a Farmers Market for the freshest produce on Saturdays.

Keauhou Bay is an very important place in Hawaii history, it is the location were the Hawaiian King Kamehameha III was born, lived, ruled and relaxed with other Hawaiian noble men, the Ali'i's. The Keauhou Bay area is also a place for golfers, fishermen and water sports enthusiasts and adventure seekers, like kayaking, paddling, snorkeling and diving with giant manta rays and sailing into magical sunsets. The Bay is home to the Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa and to the Keauhou Canoe Club, which welcomes visiting guests on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays to learn and practices the ancient Hawaiian way of paddling outrigger canoes.

The Kahalu'u Beach Park is a snorkeler’s paradise. With reef-protected crystal-clear water, colorful tropical coral fish and sea turtles – the best snorkeling on the island is about a mile north towards Kailua Village.

A little further is La'aloa or White Sands Beach, with wonderfully fine white sand.

More things to do: A few miles south of the Condo is Kealakekua Bay with its Captain Cook Monument located on the north shore of the Bay. A little further south is Pu'uhonua o Honaunau, the “Place of Refuge”, a National Historic Park with carved tikis and a wonderful picnic area.

Further south, through coffee and macadamia nut plantations; is Southpoint, is the most southern point of the USA.

Volcanoes National Park, about 90 miles from the Condo on the southeastern coast of the island with its active Kilauea volcano.

Laid-back Hilo, the largest town on the island is located on the eastern shore of Hawaii Island. It is surrounded by tropical rain forest and well known for its waterfalls, warm volcanically-heated natural pools and botanically gardens.

The Condo, your home away from home, is the center of many activities. It is also very safe since it is located on the first floor, allowing you to sleep with your windows and lanaii doors open. You can swim with dolphins, go para-sailing, jet-skiing, fishing, boating, horseback riding, four wheeling, cycling, zip-lining and go on helicopter tours. You can observe whales, dolphins and turtles in the ocean and wild goats, pigs, cats, pea fowl, turkeys, chickens and a few other exotic animals on land.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Anneliese Graf
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, german
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October 11, 2016
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About Anneliese Graf

We purchased the condo to be our second home, after renting at Keauhou Akahi for many years. We loved this complex and its tropical surrounding for all its amenities, friendly people and the weather. What else does one want?

Having grown to love this beautiful island, we purchased a home to live permanently on the island.

Our condo gave us so many hours of happiness, that we decided to keep it and share it with others in an effort to also enrich their life's and to enjoy this wonderful Island.

Anneliese Graf purchased this condo in 2004

Why Anneliese Graf chose Kona Coast

Relax and pamper yourself in luxury in this well appointed condo located on the 9th hole of the golf course with spectacular views of the blue Pacific Ocean. This is NOT your average condo rental!!

This condo was remodeled with extensive high-end renovation and modern interior decoration. New custom kitchen with top brand appliances, walk in shower in master bedroom, flat screen TV , WIFI, wireless printer, and much more.

The master bedroom with lots of windows for air circulation has a new king size bed, and flat screen TV. The second guest room offers a new comfortable queen size bed.

The condo has a very open floor plan but you still have the privacy you desire.

In the kitchen we installed custom cabinets with pull out drawers, name brand appliances, quarts counter tops with lights under the cabinets.

For the inspiring cook we made sure that the kitchen is accessorized with all sort of knives ,boards, mixer, mixing bowls, slow cooker, etc. We made sure that there is a coffee maker for your morning coffee.

Ceiling fans are installed through-out. Bamboo flooring in living room, dining room and hall way. Porcelain and travertine tile in Baths and Kitchen.

The pantry is stocked with plenty of paper towels, toilet paper, and cleaning utensils, etc.

When you enter the condo you will be welcomed with a basket stacked with local fruit, snacks, coffee, and a bottle of wine.

This will give you the opportunity to relax after your arrival instead of having to run to the store first thing for supplies.

So take a breath, relax on the lanaii enjoying the view with a cold drink and or a glass of wine and let everything be good with the world.

We provide free secure WIFI, Cable, free calls to the mainland and Canada.

We have a Bosch stacked washer and dryer for your use.

There are plenty of cushions, towels and sheets, which we replace every few months for our guests total well being and comfort.

We also provide beach chairs, cooler, beach mats. boogie boards, etc

What makes this condo unique

The condo is an end unit with lots of windows, only 14 steps up, totally upgraded and close to the pool.

It is also very safe since it is located on the first floor, allowing you to sleep with your windows and lanaii doors open to enjoy the wonderful ocean breezes day and night.

Shopping, restaurants, golf, theaters, beaches and a hospital are close by.


based on 10 traveler reviews

average rating of 4.7 based on 10 reviews

Nicely appointed condo - nearly new leather furniture high end appliances and master shower.

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful experience staying at this condo. To start off the stay we walked into an updated unit to find a beautiful fruit/nut basket on the counter and two bottles of chilled wine in the refrigerator, needless to say we were surprised. Our second night as I began to BBQ we ran out of propane, I called Anneliese for a new canister as per the instructions, (she offered delivery in 20 min. which I declined) the next day propane was delivered with a note apologizing for the inconvenience along with a gift certificate at a restaurant in town. You could not ask for a better or nicer landlord. Other than a little road noise in the morning our stay was perfect. Thank you Anneliese for your kindness.

I would recommend this property to my friends.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for your review of our condo. We are so glad that you enjoyed the amenities and little surprises. You were such wonderful guests. Trust that you enjoyed a walk to the Bay and watching the Mantas at the Sheraton. We know, that you treasured the sunsets from the lanai. We hope, that you will return to stay with us on your next vacation on the Big Island. Aloha nui loa anneliese
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  • 4 of 5

This place was awesome to stay at. Anneliese was a delight to deal with, from the welcoming fruit basket to supplying laundry & cleaning supplies, this condo was well stocked with everything. Even provided a set of Golf clubs for my spouse when she found out we were golfers. The only reason I did not give this 5 stars is that during the night the traffic at times would wake us due to its location on the road that leads down to the harbor. As an early riser I would sit peacefully on the lanai with my coffee read the news paper (delivered daily) and listen to the birds and the golf course come alive. the humpbacks could often be seen as we dined on the lanai & even binoculars were provided to get a better view. Thanks for a wonderful experience!!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo Brian and Terri, it was such a pleasure having you. Please plan us in for your next vacation on the Big Island. I will have a big bag of Kona Coffee waiting for you. For our coffee aficionados like you, we added a coffee grinder to our inventory. For an additional comfort we added an air conditioning unit into the master bedroom. Stay well and remember the soft breezes of our Island and the warm waters of the blue Pacific Ocean.
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Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Comfort and care

  • 5 of 5

We were absolutely delighted with this condo rental. We have rented many properties in many different places but this one was by far the best. First, Annaliese is tremendously organized and responsive. All arrangements were made perfectly. Even the damage deposit was returned swiftly. She goes beyond making arrangements and ensures that you are well cared for during your stay. When some evenings were cool she even called to ensure we had enough bedding. The condo itself is beautifully decorated, and the kitchen and laundry facilities well-equipped. It is much better than the description and we lacked for absolutely nothing while there. The unit was scrupulously clean and very well maintained. The location is excellent, and people around the pool friendly. There is some morning noise with traffic going to the Sheraton but I'm up in any event so it did not bother me. The lanai looks over the golf course and you get some nice sunsets. I recommend renting a car to get around the island, although there is a trolley into town that can be caught at the Sheraton. I would very highly recommend this property to anyone and know we will be staying there again in the future. Thanks very much to Hans and Annaliese for sharing their property with us and making our vacation fantastic.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really appreciate you enjoyed your stay at the condo. Our goal is to make the stay of each guest as wonderful as possible. A vacation should be free of headaches and hassle. We are looking forward to seeing you in the future. We are constantly thinking of how we can improve our guest's experience. We just added an air conditioning in the master bedroom. Because we realize that sleeping in a big king size bed is wonderful, but having a little air on warm summer nights. Mahalo for leaving the condo in such good condition. We hope, that you plan your next vacation on the Big Island again with us!
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Ideal location in this self contained condo.

  • 5 of 5

We spent a very relaxing 2 weeks in this ideal Kona condo with beautiful views looking out over the golf course, palm trees and ocean. The sunsets were spectacular. We cooked and ate all our meals in the condo (and BBQ too). There was no need to eat out.

I would recommend this two bedroom condo to all couples and small families.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo Rob for your recommendation and rating of our condo. We are happy that you felt so wonderful and relaxed with the accommodations. Our goal is always to make our guest feel secure and comfortable in such a way, that they hate to see their vacation come to an end. We hope, that you will chose our unit again for your next stay on the Big Island of Hawaii.
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Very Nice but Noisy

  • 4 of 5

The owner, Anneliese, goes the extra mile to make her guests happy. The unit is very nice and has everything you could possibly want. Decorated with style. Lots of water equipment and food prep items. She will also let you know about events you might like to attend but wouldn't normally know about, such as local dance, concert and water aerobics at the public pool.

The negative is out of the owners control but can be an issue if you just want to hang out all day at the unit. It sits on the corner of a busy road so the truck start going down to the Marriot very early, the golf course landscapers start working very early, the complex it's self landscapers start very early and there are those who ignore the pool hours at night which is right outside the master bedroom. If you are up and off on your adventures early in the morning or don't go to bed until late this isn't an issue.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your comments about our condo and how much you enjoyed the amenities of the unit. It was a pleasure getting to know you and your husband. We thank you for the information about the gardener starting early. In discussing the matter with the residential manager he assured us that he will look into the matter. With Aloha Anneliese Graf
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San Diego, CA

Relaxing Island Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Had an amazing two weeks staying in this condo a short walk from Keauhou Bay. The location was ideal, especially if you are looking to kayak, snorkel, or dive with the manta rays. I highly recommend the night time manta dive for a true experience and the manta dive boats push off right from the Keauhou Bay docks, which also has a nice little restaurant to grab a waterfront drink or meal after a day on the water. The condo was very clean and spacious. The balcony overlooks the golf course and was a fantastic place to catch the sun setting over the ocean every evening and quickly became our routine breakfast spot where we planned each day as we sipped our morning coffee.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for the great recommendation to other visitors. We are so happy that you enjoyed our condo and what it offers. We hope. that you will be staying with us again on your next visit to the Island! Anneliese Graf
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Kona International Airport - KOA
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Kona Country Club
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
HWY 11
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Sam Choys and several others in Shopping Center
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Keauhou Bay
Car: necessary

located in a quiet residential area. Perfect for honey mooners, romantic get aways or if you are looking for a place to relax.

Enjoy breakfast on the lanaii, visit the salt water pool for a quick swim and some rays.

Spend the morning snorkeling, swimming or kayaking at the Keauhou Bay and afterwards grab a light lunch or refreshment at the newly opened eatery on the Bay.

Walk to the Sheraton Hotel, which offers great life entertainment in the evening, a fabulous restaurant and bar, manta viewing,

The Farmers Market on Wednesday at the Sheraton or on Saturday at the Keauhou Shopping Center is always fun to visit and to find locally made items great for souvenirs or find something for yourself.... think fresh baked bread and pastries, Kona Coffee, exotic fruit, fresh caught fish and live music.

Rent a car and visit the Kilauea Volcano. The 'Visit Hawaii Blue Book' is at the condo and will give you detailed information on what to do or see.


Rates & Availability

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Rates

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High Season
Oct 11 2016 - Apr 30 2017
14 night minimum stay
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14 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 13.43%

Maximum occupancy is 4 people. Complimentary monthly cleaning on leases longer than 2 months.

Bookings are non refundable once paid in full. We strongly recommend that all Guests are purchasing "Travel Guard" or any other Travel Insurance for all unexpected situations which will force them to cancel the reservation.

Hawaii Tax ID #WO4895667-01

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Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , lovely cabinets, quartz counters, large walk-in shower
    Hall bathroom - toilet , shower , newer cabinets and fixtures, quartz counter, window
  • Walk in shower has lovely tiles and glass bricks. The fixtures are Grohe with rain shower heads.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Guest Bedroom - 1 queen , queen size bed, (No murphy bed) closet, fan, very airy,
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Large King size bed, Armoire with TV,very quiet
  • This condo has an actual second bedroom. Many units only offer a Murphy bed for the extra guests. Our condo has a second bedroom with a newer queen size mattress.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Daily local newspaper delivered to your door. Discounted Car Rentals available on request. Contact owner.

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