|Minimum Stay||4 nights|
Come experience the beauty of Kailua. Stay in our charming 'Hale Nalu Palekaiko ' Surf Paradise Home. See why people call Kailua 'Papalani' Heaven on earth! Newly redone, kitchen, bathrooms, floors and furniture.
Relax in our charming and comfortable 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom hale. We also have a ohana/cottage that can be rented alone or with the main house. The master bedroom is on one side of the house and is private. There is a family/lanai area off of the living room that leads out to the pool. There are 1 King, 1 Queen and 2 sets of bunks.
There is a Queen sleeper in the lanai area. The house sleeps 8 and the studio 2. Our home has a wonderful Hawaiiana feel to it and all the amenities to make your vacation relaxing.Our home reflects local Hawaiian art with local artists work displayed in our home and available for sale. On your arrival we will provide some local treats for your family to enjoy.
Our ohana/cottage has a queen size bed, full bathroom, small fridge, microwave, coffee maker, AC unit and TV. The ohana unit is located by the pool
The location is great! Take a early morning walk down to famous Kailua Beach Park to watch the sunrise over Kailua Bay and the Mokulua Islands. Stop for coffee at our famous Kalapawai Market.
Enjoy a day at the beach kayaking out to Flat Island or the Mokulua Islands, snorkeling the Lanikai reef, boogie board, swim, bodysurf, windsurf, parasail, kitesurf, walk the beach. Or do the Pill Box hike up Ka'iwa Ridge for a breathtaking view of Kailua, Lanikai and the Koolua Mountains. If you love to surf we can recommend some spots in Kailua and other parts of the Island. We also have four great golfing courses nearby. The Koolau Golf Club has one of the toughest courses in the nation.
After a great day at the beach come home and jump in the pool and relax in our lovely backyard. BBQ, entertain with ohana and friends. There's nothing like those tropical nights in Hawaii.
We are within minutes to downtown Kailua. There are many conveniences including grocery stores, movies, great shopping, great restaurants, Popular Buzz's Steak House is down the road. There are great surf shops in town and unique local shops.
Many areas of interest are close by: Haunama Bay, Sea Life Park, Diamond Head Crater, Waikiki, Honolulu, Pearl Harbor, Waikiki Zoo and Aquarium, Museums and the awesome North Shore.
Hi Kittie & Tom,
Just wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed our vacation in Kailua and Oahu. Your house and little guest house was great for our family and we thoroughly enjoyed having this special place that fit our family perfectly. I got a little guest house in back all to myself and the rest of the family were in the main house. Having a place that we could all stay in together was what we were looking for when we started planning this vacation and finding your place just fit the bill.
We have travelled to Oahu 4 times in the past 8 years - staying in Kailua the last 3 visits. Without a doubt, this house was our most favourite place to stay. Everything was perfect from the start with Kittie being very responsive to our initial inquiry, all of the detailed pre-trip information that was provided thru the Home Away app, the follow-up phone call to ensure we were all settled in at the house and the end of trip mahalo call.
There were three separate groups in our party with a total of 6 adults, 3 kids and a 4 month old baby. The cottage was perfect for the new parents and their baby, since no one was able to hear him if he cried at night and the parents could have their privacy from the rest of the group. The kids loved the bunk bed room and the two remaining bedrooms were very comfortable and spacious with ceiling fans and AC units.
The backyard and pool at this property was amazing. Considering the house sits on a main roadway, there was very little noise when we relaxed inside or outside...and the backyard was very private with foliage and trees surrounding the property. We really enjoyed use of the BBQ for many of our suppers while we hosted other family members that were visiting Hawaii at the same time as us. During the night, our favourite time was having the pool light casting a blue glow in the background with the numerous tiki torches giving an ambient light while we relaxed in the lounge chairs enjoying a few drinks.
We really wanted to highlight the Hawaiian charm this house provides that we have not experienced in any of our other Hawaii house rentals. From the moment you walk into this house, you know you are in Hawaii - from the numerous local artwork and Aloha signs, to the pillows in each room to the surfboards decorating the walls. The layout of this house is perfect. It has a long, large countertop in the kitchen that is extremely important when trying to organize and prepare food for a group of 10. There is a very large fridge with freezer drawer underneath that we made full use of when shopping at the nearby Target.
The location of this house was ideal. We could walk 5 minutes down the street in the morning to the Kalapawai Market for morning coffee and to watch the sunrise at Kailua Beach or to visit Island Snow for their amazing shaved ice...OR, we could walk 10 minutes into town for the night market on Thursday nights (yummy fried green tomatoes).
We would highly recommend this property!!
We could not have asked for a better house to stay at during our first trip to Hawaii. We had two families, both with one small child, and had plenty of room. The separation of rooms was very nice as we were able to keep the kids separated for bedtime so that they could sleep quietly without waking one another. The pack n play crib was amazing for the younger child! All three rooms have AC which as far as I know is rare for a "standard" hawaiian home. We were able to keep the entire house cool and comfortable since it was humid. Town was a minute or two drive. There was a Target, Safeway, plenty of places to eat, and shop. The beach was also a short walk or drive. PLENTY of parking for the beach. Kittie called when we arrived to give us some additional details, recommendations, and also check on us. She has called again the day we were leaving. She was exceptionally kind and it was nice to have her reach out to us both times. We felt we could call or text if we needed anything. Thank you Kittie for opening your wonderful home to us! We had a blast and will be back!
Our family had a long over due Christmas, Anniversary and birthday celebrations to celebrate and this was the perfect home. It was very roomy to accommodate our families and we loved the galley kitchen. It was very organized and well kept. Very comfortable and the lovely island decor resinated the island atmosphere ! Kittie was very accommodating and made sure we had everything we needed. We highly recommend this beautiful home. The location was excellent with a short walk to the beach and local markets and stores near by. A very enjoyable and wonderful place to create fond memories!! We would love to make it a family tradition!
We were completely impressed and absolutely thrilled at the entire experience. The home was very clean, well stocked and so beautiful. Each room has its own air conditioning system, but we didn't use it in 95% of the rooms. We opened all the windows and kept them open. It was perfect. We did a lot of cooking and never needed any other cooking utensils. We loved the pool and all the extras that came along for entertainment at the beach and pool. The master bedroom was perfect and on the opposite side of the home. It gave us the privacy needed to decompress after all day activity with kids and family. We didn't end up using the cottage, but it was perfect with its own apartment feel. Kittie was so hospitable and we appreciate the attention given. It is centrally located, we walked to the beach every morning. We walked to town and could get anywhere in a timely fashion. We will definitely be staying here again on our next visit home to the islands.
Perfect family house, right close to one of the best beaches on Oahu and possibly in the world (Kailua Beach Park). Great private backyard with a pool. The house is charming and clean and has everything you need. I would stay here over any hotel any day of the week. Wake up and walk to Kailua Beach pulling the little red wagon that is supplied with all of your beach equipment (towels, masks and snorkels, boogie boards and more -also all provided). Grab a coffee at Kalapawai Market. Play at the beach all day. Grab a shaved ice at Island Snow (on your way back). Sit in the backyard and cook up the steaks or fresh fish you picked up at Whole Foods. Play a board game with family or watch a movie in the family room together. Sleep in the comfortable bedrooms with AC and fans if needed. This is just one of the days. The house is perfect. Kittie is a great host. I just hope we can make it back sometime.
The house is amazing, I have been coming to HNL for years, and this is the best place I have ever stayed. The place has everything you want and need . Will definitely stay again . Joe Martinez
Kitesurfing, Kayaking, Surfing, Biking, Hiking, Snorkeling, Walking, Sailing and Boating
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
|Additional guest||$25 + Tax|
|Property Damage Protection||$59|
House: $475.00 /mth. rental.
House and ohana/cottage unit: $575.00 /mth rental.
Monthly rate $10,000.00
$25.00 per person nightly will be added over 8.
*Rates are higher for Holidays.
Cleaning: house alone $400.00 with ohana unit $450.00
Security deposit: $1,500.00.
30% to book reservation.
WE DON"T ACCEPT WIRE TRANSFERS.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.