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Feel the Breeze and Watch the Ocean - Hale Kumu Kai

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
11
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, OHana Room that sleeps an additional 5 people

Ocean view, 2300 square feet of beautiful living space, located in Kona Paradise, just far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the city and a great location for exploring the entire island. We no longer have a hot tub.

Three beautiful bedrooms, each with a queen bed and a full en suite bathroom attached. Two of the bedrooms have their own private lanais each with a bistro table and chairs, overlooking the brilliant blue Pacific Ocean.

There is also a huge lanai off the main living area where you can relax and enjoy the sunsets and the sound of the ocean!

Tax ID# W73070325-01

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Property Manager
Tina Wilkinson
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 February, 2017

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(65 traveller reviews)

Feel the Breeze and Watch the Ocean - Hale Kumu Kai
average rating of 4.7384615 based on 65 reviews
5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5
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Our family loved this home. It had everything we could possibly want or need. We would book this property again. Thank you Tina!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Just what our family needed

  • 4 of 5
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Hale Kumu Kai was a great fit for a gathering of our whole family crew over the Christmas holidays - we are an active hiking/exploring/history/boogieboarding family and we also LOVE to cook fresh meals to we knew ritzy hotels were not our bag. The home had plenty of space and the location was "real island" that made us feel more like residents than tourists. Our crew was less inclined to drive back up through Kalua-Kona for the fancy beaches but for groups headed that way it is a solid drive - winding roads make for slow going in HI. We were happy to go south to Volcano NP, South Point, Hilo and even the Saddle Road - you get a feel quickly for when traffic will peak and how to just take it slow... We loved the lanai views and ocean breezes - be sure to pull the shades to keep sun from heating up the home during the day but overall the fans-only "AC" system worked fine to keep things comfy. Kitchen was spacious, well-appointed, and able to contain our busy cooks. The 6- and 11-year old girls loved being in the main floor den/ bedroom/utility room area for their own space to spread out and having full laundry in there was a key feature. Steep drive/road made for an easy exercise plan, though the road was slick on a rainy morning. The grade could be challenging for some but it kept the traffic down to the extent that we had several very quiet or fully private sessions the black pebble beach at the bottom. Sightings of dolphins on the last day may insure our return!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Views!

  • 5 of 5
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Our family (8 adults) just spent a wonderful week in Hale Kumu Kai. We found the house to be exactly as described. It was spotless and had everything that we needed to cook and to relax and play at the beach. We did have to contact the owner once during our stay and we got an immediate reply - great customer service! The walk down to the black pebble beach was very steep and we found it better to drive than to try to walk it. Our first morning there, we drove into Captain Cook and had breakfast at The Coffee Shack. We had a table with a gorgeous ocean view and the food was delicious! We have one piece of advice for folks visiting the island - plan the things you want to do the most for the beginning of your trip. We had reservations for swimming with manta rays but it was canceled because of rough seas. It could have been rescheduled but we didn't have enough time left. We definitely would recommend this wonderful property and the island for a fantastic vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great place to vacation with the family!

  • 5 of 5
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The house was great! It was clean and had everything we needed. We got married on the island and brought our 6 grown children. Couldn't have asked for a better place to stay and explore. Thanks to the owners, they really know how to make us feel welcome. If you have a large group, you can't go wrong with staying here.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

A week in Hawaii

  • 3 of 5
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We spent a week at this beautiful vacation home. The house is well stocked and we cooked breakfast there every morning before going out and exploring the island. It is pretty far from town so we didn't come home till we were ready to call it a day. The distance from town was nice at the end of a hectic day coming back and sitting on the deck and relaxing in a peaceful environment and planning the next days activities.

The only downside of our stay was that we had a family of 3 staying in the Ohana room which is on the ground floor. This room was infested with worms. Every day there were dozens of worms in this room. They would make sure the beds were free of worms then wake up with several in bed with them every morning. We finally had my 5 y.o. nephew sleep on the sofa so he wouldn't be in that room. So if you actually need that 4th bedroom I'm not sure that I can recommend the house, but if you only need 3 bedrooms then I would highly recommend the property.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are sorry that your stay failed to meet our very high standards. The worms you refer to are actually millipedes that have recently invaded the area of Hawaii that our home is located. We have been working with pest control services to control them. We wish you would have contacted us about the issue in the Ohana room while you were staying at our home . Had we known we could have taken care of the issue while you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate when guests contact us with any issues at the home during their stay. We could have remedied the millipede issue and allowed for you to have a more enjoyable visit . The Ohana French doors were allowing the pests to enter and that area is currently being repaired. Thank you for your Review and informing us of an issue with the home . Guests are our eyes and ears since we do no live on Island . Your comments and phone calls are what allows us to keep this home in amazing condition in a tropical paradise
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5

Absolutely satisfied and happy

  • 5 of 5
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My new husband and some friends are here for our wedding and couldn't be happier. This home is affordable, beautiful, well supplied and the owners have been very accommodating. The area is very peaceful. View is just georgeous. This vacation has been amazing. Next time we come back we will for sure be staying here again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
KOA
Nearest Motorway
0.02 Miles
Hwy. 11
Nearest Beach
0.02 Miles
Pebble Beach
Car: necessary

Our home is located in a quiet subdivision along the Kona coast. This is the home for you if you are looking for a place away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Elegantly furnished with many amenities provided to ensure your comfort.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Opihihale, Hawaii

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Holiday Season
15 Dec 2017 - 1 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$294
A$1,829
A$6,792
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$216
A$1,371
A$5,225
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning for 4 guests A$229
Refundable Damage Deposit A$392
Tax Rate 13.42%

No students under 25 unless accompanied by an adult. No pets and no indoor smoking allowed. Forfeit of $150 if cancelled 60 day notice, $300 cost if cancelled with less than a 60 day notice.

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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Opihihale, Hawaii

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Full 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Full 3 - toilet , bath with shower
    Half 1 - outdoor shower , Bonus room
  • Tile throughout each bathroom, each bathroom has a blow dryer for your use.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , Large Master
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , Private Lanai
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed , Private Lani
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double bed , 1 single bed , Bonus Room with a queen air mattress and a large sectional
  • All bedrooms have their own private bathroom, two of the three have a private lanai with ocean view's also a bistro table and chairs sit out on the lanai.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • deck chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • veranda
  • wooden decking
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • long term rentals available
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • bay
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We have a beach locker next to the outdoor shower that has beach chairs, beach umbrella, ice chest, and boogie boards.

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