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Foster's Ohia Hale

24 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Best of both worlds! Private 2 bedroom cottage with full kitchen and bath located at a cooler elevation of 2100' in Kaloko Mauka. Close to fantastic hiking trails, but only 10 minutes to the airport and beaches, yet still only 15 minutes to Kona town. Enjoy a hike and bird watching in the morning and then head to the beach for more fun in the sun. After a day in the heat come back and enjoy a cooler mountain climate which allows for more comfortable sleeping. The temperature at this elevation is usually 15 degrees cooler then sea level. Great for a romantic getaway or family holiday. After a full day enjoy a soak in the large outdoor bath tub. This cottage has open beam cedar ceilings, bamboo flooring, an over sized custom shower. It is stocked with everything you will need for your holida...Best of both worlds! Private 2 bedroom cottage with full kitchen and bath located at a cooler elevation of 2100' in Kaloko Mauka. Close to fantastic hiking trails, but only 10 minutes to the airport and beaches, yet still only 15 minutes to Kona town. Enjoy a hike and bird watching in the morning and then head to the beach for more fun in the sun. After a day in the heat come back and enjoy a cooler mountain climate which allows for more comfortable sleeping. The temperature at this elevation is usually 15 degrees cooler then sea level. Great for a romantic getaway or family holiday. After a full day enjoy a soak in the large outdoor bath tub. This cottage has open beam cedar ceilings, bamboo flooring, an over sized custom shower. It is stocked with everything you will need for your holiday. For those cooler winter mornings, there is a wood stove to keep you warm and toasty. More
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About the Owner
Kathryn F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
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Reviewed 2 April 2019 via mobile

This 2 BR craftsman cottage was the perfect place to stay during our 7day visit to the Big Island. Clean, spacious, and quiet on beautiful grounds. 10 minutes from the restaurants and grocery. It had everything we needed and a few things we forgot to...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank MagSerry
Reviewed 22 March 2019 via mobile

Kathryn and Bill did a great job making us feel welcome. Surrounded by jungle, one day a ripe avocado greeted us and another day a bunch of tasty bananas, both from their trees. Boogie boards for the boys were appreciated. The house was just right...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank annlc325
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

The setting is absolutely stunning for anyone that appreciates tropical flowers and wants the feeling of privacy. Situated down a private long driveway, it truely feels like you are on the set of Jurassic Park. Lush greenery, avacado trees with ripening fruit growing along the...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank 442jennier
Reviewed 18 February 2018

If you are looking for a quiet out of the way place look no farther. The house is on private property very near the Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation and the Kona Cloud Forest. It is a nicely appointed 2 bedroom cottage with 1 bath. The...More

Date of stay: February 2018
1  Thank J w
Management response:Responded 19 February 2018

Sorry to hear about your toe Judy. That redwood burl was found on a beach in Northern Ca and Bill turned it into the coffe table. I hoped you heal quickly.

Reviewed 5 December 2017

The cottage is set on a bushy mountainside a short drive from Kona. It is so quiet and peaceful - a great place to recharge the batteries. Take a walk up the road and find all the amazing fruits, flowers and plants that grow on...More

Date of stay: November 2017
2  Thank Culture729028
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Washer
Dryer
Outdoor Dining Area
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Private Garden
A Winter Sun Getaway
Cable/satellite TV
Books
Ceiling Fans
TV
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Kaloko Mauka is a subdivision of larger properties, 1-20 acres parcels. Feels like you are away from it all, but it's only 10 minutes from the airport and 15 minutes to town. Heavily forested, it is a sub tropical climate, so afternoon showers are common. Great for hiking and bird watching. There is a small market with good take out pizza just 5 minutes away, Costco is a short 8 minute drive, and the closest beach just 10 minute drive. Best of both worlds.
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