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Oceanfront Condo Rental in Kona Hawaii

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Welcome to our oceanfront Condo rental in Kona Hawaii. The Casa De Emdeko is located one and a quarter miles south of downtown Kailua-Kona on the ocean side of Alii Drive. This newly remodeled Condo is a top floor unit in a small three story complex. Our Condo offers a view of the ocean as well as the mountains. The covered lanai features a beautiful ocean view and has a retractable screen for those hot days!

The Condo sleeps four comfortably with a queen bed and a queen sleeper sofa. The Casa offers two swimming pools, a fresh water pool in the garden area and an ocean front salt/fresh water pool. This unit has been totally remodeled including new beds, furniture, TVs, all kitchen supplies and appliances, washer and dryer, floors, paint, sinks, etc...

The Casa offers a covered cabana dining area with several gas grills that are also located oceanfront. A full laundry facility is offered by the complex as well as a small washer dryer unit in the Condo.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 24, 2017

About The Owner

Aloha from Floyd, owner of Casa de Emdeko #326. I fell in love with the Bid Island when I came here for a visit in 2014 and in 2015, I struck gold when I purchased this unit. The unit is remodeled and wonderfully decorated to ensure all guests feel like they are truly "getting away".

I hope you enjoy the unit as much as I do and wish you all a wonderful stay on the Big Island!

The Owner purchased this condo in 2015

Why The Owner chose Kona Coast

As I was looking for a place, I just fell in love with Alii Drive and Casa de Emdeko is smack dab in the middle of the most lovely street on this island! The complex has great amenities and it is right on the beach! Whenever I come to the Big Island, my condo retreat helps me rejuvenate and let go of all my stresses. There's just something about this little slice of heaven that I couldn't pass up.

What makes this condo unique

What I love the most about the Casa is it's tranquil setting. You don't even need to leave the complex in order to spend the day at the 'beach'! The Casa has it all! The unit is clean and cozy and a wonderful place to relax and enjoy some peace and quiet. From watching the sun rise in the morning, to swimming in the ocean side pool, hanging out at the 'beach' and grilling delicious island fish at the cabana you won't find a more equipped complex as the Casa De Emdeko!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for sharing your beautiful condo with us! Every inch of your house is uniquely decorated and well thought out. We thoroughly enjoyed staying here, Kona is breathtaking.

We hope that you will share your home with us again in the near future.

The Cho Family
Feb 2009
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Kailua-Kona Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View
  • Budget
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Shower is not ADA accessible; no bath.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
If you require cleaning during your stay, please send an email and arrangements can be made.


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Oceanfront Condo Rental in Kona Hawaii
average rating of 4.5555553 based on 53 reviews

Great condo and outstanding complex! Friendly people everywhere!

  • 4 of 5

Condo is fresh and up to date. One of the few that has an in unit washer and dryer. Lovely lanai, comfortable bed and all the comforts of home. The complex is a hidden gem with man made beach right along the sea wall. Pools are clean and refreshing. On site security. Ample parking. Definitely recommend this complex and unit.

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. So glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Kona Homerun

  • 5 of 5

I wanted to get out of the rain here in the Pacific NW and decided to take a vacation with my daughter to Hawaii. I usually stay at the Castle Kona Reef, but they were booked. I have used VRBO for stays in La Jolla and found the process secure and reliable.

This property was fantastic. Nicely furnished in a red chili motif. Well stocked. Nice open layout. Great view. The owner, Floyd, responded to a small issue we had and he resolved it immediately.

This unit at the Case De Emdeko was nicer than the units I have stayed in at the Castle Kona Reef. The only drawback is that there is not a Jacuzzi.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Condo #326 was very bright and welcoming is the first impression when you arrive.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed four nights, used the pool once which was very nice after a warn day trip we took. The bed was very comfortable, the only change I would recommend is room darkening shades in the BR. Otherwise everything else was perfect.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Totally AMAZING Condo Unit in Kona! We've stayed in Casa De Emdeko for the last 10 years. It is by far the best Condo in the area. Very family oriented and everyone is so friendly. This Unit is remodeled and very well maintained. The property manager for the Unit is so welcoming and full of true ALOHA! The Unit had every amenity we needed and was so comfortable! Very welcoming and Highly Recommended! Parking easy and location FABULOUS! We plan on making this Unit in this Condo our vacation getaway when ever possible.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceeded Our Expectations

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our two weeks in this unit. We have stayed at this condo location many times over the past 15 years, in a variety of units.

We love the layout of the complex; its garden area, with water features, plants and flowers, the fresh water pool in the middle of the courtyard, the cabana/BBQ area, second pool, and man-made sand beach on the "dry" side of the seawall. Over the years, upgrades have been made and this is still one of the best condo complexes on the Island.

First time we stayed on the third floor, and we got a lot of additional exercise using the stairs (there's an elevator on the same level just steps from our condo entrance).

There was a change in ownership after we booked the condo, but there were no problems in the transition. In fact, the property manager (Lori) for the new owner met us at the unit the night we arrived. She provided a tour and answered questions, and made us feel very welcome.

The unit was very nice and clean. The bed was very comfortable, the bathroom was larger than most, with two entrances (from the bedroom & hallway). All the appliances worked, including the clothes washer & dryer. There was a minor problem with the living room TV remote control, but that should be resolved by now. Plenty of towels, and many other extras in the unit, but some small beach chairs & coolers would be nice additions.

While we adapted, an upgrade to the furniture would be a plus.

From the third floor lanai there is more than a partial view of the ocean, as well as Hualalai Mountain, plus a great view of the courtyard's garden area. This lanai also adds additional private living space, that a ground floor unit does not.

The Casa is just a little over a mile from town, a nice early morning walk for coffee and/or breakfast.

All in all, we would rate this condo a 4.7 or 4.8 out of 5.0, and would look to stay in this condo again.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Experience- Recommend

  • 4 of 5

My husband, 8 year old daughter, and I shared this condo for 9 days and had a wonderful stay. The bed was comfortable, temperature control worked seamlessly, and the laundry and bathroom facilities were efficient and just what we needed. The condo was close enough to town to walk or bike if needed, though we had a rental car and usually used that for day trips in and past town.

I have to say my husband and I giggled a little bit at a previous reviewer's mention of the discomfort of the furniture, specifically the couch and bar stools, but after 9 days we might be inclined to agree! It was certainly not a deal breaker and we would happily stay here again, but it's worthy of a mention for those travelers for whom furniture comfort might make that difference. Because most of our days were spent outdoors and at beaches, it wasn't much of a sacrifice.

The condo complex was nice, well maintained, and although others have mentioned it being outdated, we found it to have all the amenities we needed and more, and it was clean and the other residents were very friendly.

The pools were nice- I am not a huge fan of heavy chlorine, so we spent a lot of time at the beaches in the area, but our daughter LOVED swimming in one or both pools daily. One night the waves were crashing high and spilled into the saltwater pool down by the "beach" of the condo and it was quite memorable, especially with the gorgeous sunset backdrop. That is an experience you can't put a price on.

Overall, this experience was nice, convenient, and the owners were very easy to communicate and coordinate with. We felt taken care of without being "managed" so that was a nice tone to set. If we were to come back to Kona, we would certainly stay here again. Recommend!

**What could have made this 5-star quality? More comfortable furniture, a lanai shade for comfort and heat control in the hot mornings, and doors with latches rather than magnets for closure inside the unit (I know it sounds nitpicky but it was quite loud no matter how gently the door was closed and that was tough at night!).

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Kona International Airport

Make sure you check out Kahaluu Bay for sea turtle viewing and amazing snorkeling. It's a great place to learn how to surf as well! Up the road, you will find Holualoa, a town full of coffee plantations--make sure you take a tour! And don't forget the Manta Ray snorkel!


Rates & Availability

Kailua-Kona Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
May 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
Winter Season
Oct 1 2017 - Apr 30 2018
5 night minimum stay
Summer Season
May 1 2018 - Sep 30 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.42%

Cancellation Policy as of June 2016, full refund within 30 days of booking, 50% refund thereafter.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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