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Kolea Cottage, Hana, Maui

47 reviews
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
1 night minimum
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You drive some two hours on the Hana Highway, one of the USA’s most renowned roads, crossing about sixty bridges as you wind along the scenic crags of Haleakala marveling at the waterfalls and looking down on the wide ocean. This spectacular journey takes you to the best place in the world, in our view. Our beaches—there are six of them, all quite different—are never crowded, our ocean and mountain views are everywhere superb, our people delightful, our rain forest is fascinating and our climate, though wet and encouraging to bugs, perfect. The spiritual feeling of old Hawai’i is hard to find nowadays, yet it permeates Hana, far from tourist hordes. But, if you are looking for a happy place to stay in Hana, you probably know all that already; and that a day trip is not enough. So here’s w... You drive some two hours on the Hana Highway, one of the USA’s most renowned roads, crossing about sixty bridges as you wind along the scenic crags of Haleakala marveling at the waterfalls and looking down on the wide ocean. This spectacular journey takes you to the best place in the world, in our view. Our beaches—there are six of them, all quite different—are never crowded, our ocean and mountain views are everywhere superb, our people delightful, our rain forest is fascinating and our climate, though wet and encouraging to bugs, perfect. The spiritual feeling of old Hawai’i is hard to find nowadays, yet it permeates Hana, far from tourist hordes. But, if you are looking for a happy place to stay in Hana, you probably know all that already; and that a day trip is not enough. So here’s why to ring us to check out Kolea Cottage as your comfortable, competitively priced, Hana base for a few days or weeks. Kolea, timber-built in 2003, is located on the lower slopes of the 10,000 foot Mount Haleakala, surrounded by lawn carved out of the forest in a secluded corner of old ranch land. Our 11-acre estate is bursting with flowers, fruit trees and tropical plants of many sorts. Guests are welcome to fruit from our trees, flowers from the garden and books from our library to read while listening to CDs of Hana musicians or the dawn and dusk bird chorus, enjoying the ocean view from the lanai. Kolea’s principal bedroom has a queen bed, the second bedroom twin beds or king bed. There is an overflow single bed for an occasional fifth person in the living room. Soft linen, towels and beach towels are provided. Bathroom with tub. Covered lanai with seating. In total, 1,200 sq ft of comfortable home. The kitchen area, which has plenty of storage and a separate pantry, oven, microwave, blender, and ice-making fridge, is fully equipped with cooking and dining things. The washer and drier are in a closet off the lanai. Kolea has Time Warner cable connected to a 32” flat-screen color TV, CD/DVD player, telephone, internet and wi-fi. Any special requirements—give us a call and we will do our best. We can advise you on the eating possibilities and the many things to do around Hana, including special local events which are often not much publicized. None are more than a short drive away. Kolea Cottage is named for the beautiful bird that owns the cottage lawn, otherwise known as the Hawaiian golden plover. You may meet her if you are here in the right season, for this remarkable navigator puts on her best plumage and departs in the spring to fly 3,000 miles across the ocean for a summer in Alaska, where she raises a family before returning accurately to our yard in the early fall. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: bbha20140001More
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Andrew & Robin R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2011
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Reviewed 26 March 2019

We wanted a place off the beaten path but that was close to the beaches and this was that place. It was the perfect size for us and our two kids and was really close to lots of fun beached that Hana has to offer....More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Go61906570285
Reviewed 28 October 2018

The home itself and the property is very nice. It could definately use some updates. The shower curtain needs to be replaced and the cleaning needs to be more thorough. We found dirty underwear in the bedroom. Made me worry a bit that the sheets...More

Date of stay: October 2018
2  Thank Denvergirlsvacation
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3-night stay at Kolea Cottage. The location is perfect! It's off the beaten path, but still close to beaches, hiking trails & the town of Hana. The cottage itself is so comfortable, clean & welcoming. We especially enjoyed relaxing on the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Heidi E
Reviewed 20 August 2018

What a location and what a house! Beautiful garden and very interesting architecture. We loved sitting on the Lanai having breakfast. Kitchen well supplied. Plan well in advance because dinning out options are very limited and groceries are expensive. Route to Hana is off course...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 916lucillea
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

From the minute we drove up we were delighted. We enjoyed spending time on the lanai, the kitchen was convenient and easy to cook in. We love the open living room kitchen because we spend so much time together. The cottage was convenient to the...More

Date of stay: March 2018
2  Thank Nona E
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
Books
Ceiling Fans
TV
Parking
Corporate Bookings
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Microwave
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Deck
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We believe Hana is one of the world's delights. A tropical rainforest with USA facilities at the end of a spectacular highway. Best defined by what we don't have - parking meters, traffic lights, street lights (too few to pollute the night sky), crowded beaches, amusement arcades, fast food, the paraphernalia of noisy seaside holidays. Yet there's lots to do and see, on land, beach and ocean. We can be your guides as well as your hosts at Kolea Cottage.
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