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Oceanfront Promontory - an Unforgettable View!

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
SPECTACULAR VIEWS await you at Kahoa House for your Hawaiian holiday. Early-birds and mainlanders adjusting to the time difference can enjoy a cup of Ka’u coffee in the comfortable living room, and watch the sun rise out of the Pacific through the large east-facing window. Our promontory juts into the ocean near a turn in the coastline. Looking left you see the surfers and paddle boarders ride waves at Honoli'i Cove, and beyond you see several other headlands along the coastline to the north. Looking right you have a view of Hilo Harbor to the south, where cruise ships land for port of call, and Alae Point off to the east. Especially during winter, whale sign dot Hilo Bay before you. KAHOA HOUSE’s 3BR/3BA DESIGN ensures a comfortable and efficient stay for you and your family. Two m...SPECTACULAR VIEWS await you at Kahoa House for your Hawaiian holiday. Early-birds and mainlanders adjusting to the time difference can enjoy a cup of Ka’u coffee in the comfortable living room, and watch the sun rise out of the Pacific through the large east-facing window. Our promontory juts into the ocean near a turn in the coastline. Looking left you see the surfers and paddle boarders ride waves at Honoli'i Cove, and beyond you see several other headlands along the coastline to the north. Looking right you have a view of Hilo Harbor to the south, where cruise ships land for port of call, and Alae Point off to the east. Especially during winter, whale sign dot Hilo Bay before you. KAHOA HOUSE’s 3BR/3BA DESIGN ensures a comfortable and efficient stay for you and your family. Two master suites each feature king-size beds, ocean views, double vanities, and walk-in showers (one with steam!). The third bedroom has two twin beds, a built-in granite desk, and an en suite bathroom with tub/shower. The bathrooms and kitchen are adorned in stone and granite, and wood floors stretch throughout the house. The long axis of the main living area, with its wooden floors & paneling, and panoramic views of the ocean below, give the house a nautical feel. The décor has a SE Asian influence with Buddhist artwork collected from travels in that region. The kitchen is well appointed for cooking family meals (we just added a nice set of All Clad stainless steel pots and pans), and also has a dish washer. While the house is comfortable with ocean views from most rooms, you may still want to spend most of your time outside. Walk barefoot in the spongy green grass and admire the coconut palms swaying overhead. Dine al fresco on the main lanai. As the sun sinks below the ‘Aina behind you, watch the ocean and sky turn colors. Retire to the cozy, cushioned, rattan furniture for more conversation and another glass of wine. Or, move to one of the two decks on the other side of the house. The balmy Trade Winds make the outdoors pleasant well into the evening. Afterward, set the mood as you like indoors with lighting on dimmers. At the end of the day, crawl into a comfortable bed, and listen to the sound of the ocean as it breaks on the shore, lulling you to sleep. A WELL EQUIPPED RENTAL HOME. We have travelled the world and done many trips in VRBOs, so we understand and appreciate the value of a well equipped home. There's nothing worse than bringing in the groceries to find only one scratched-up pan with the Teflon falling off. We've stocked the KITCHEN with All Clad stainless steel pans, a few non-stick pans, Henckel knives, prep bowls, and lots of kitchen gadgets. EXERCISE - do yoga on the lanai as you watch for whales! We have 3 yoga mats, a sit-up pad, and resistance bands for your use. BEACH - 6 beach chairs, two sizes of coolers, and 3 body boards of various sizes. WHALES - 2 pair of binoculars for your use at the house. RAINY DAYS - 3 large golf umbrellas, a selection of classic board games, playing cards, UNO, old maid, and a small assortment of children's story books. LOCATION!!! Welcome to Hilo and the Hamakua Coast. Big Island vacationers in-the-know, choose the windward eastern side of the island for its lush, tropical, natural beauty, and for its less touristy, peaceful, relaxed vibe. Staying at Kahoa House offers the convenience of nearby old-town Hilo for its shops, restaurants, and farmer’s market. Honoli'i Beach, is within walking distance. Keep walking along our street under the jungle canopy for a few more minutes to discover bridges over streams and several waterfalls. Also nearby are pristine Onomea Bay, the trails through its Botanical Gardens, Akaka Falls, and eco-adventure activities. Volcano National Park, the Waipio Valley, and the vista point on snow-capped Mauna Kea are all good daytrips from here. Offshore activities can also be organized out of Hilo. If your flight is via Kona, the drive to Kahoa House is less than 2 hours. If your flight is via Hilo, the airport is less than 15 minutes. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: W59188120-01More
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Ryan S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely house, beautifully furnished, in a wonderful private setting. The views are amazing both from inside the house and from outside on one of the many lanais. The house has extra large windows that look out over the ocean on two sides....More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank marianivan631
Reviewed 7 May 2018

This home is truly beautiful. The promo pics are true to the site. The only thing different is that now there are grasses growing on the rock wall to prevent erosion, somewhat changing the view. But this view is 180 degrees or more, from inside...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank OldSchoolTeacher
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Good instructions on how to get there and access the house, open the garage and open the the back door into our own paradise. Well equipped house with everything you need for a relaxing stay. The best bit - the location, fabulous views and the...More

Date of stay: August 2017
4  Thank darcesenior
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Washer
Highchair
Water Views
Dryer
Dishwasher
Ocean Views
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Iron
Ceiling Fans
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Microwave
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Garage
Kettle
Internet Access
Watersports Nearby
Toaster
Patio
Deck
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a gem... peaceful and quiet with friendly neighbors.
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 km
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