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Charming Historic Ranching Era Estate. Magical Kona Views. Close to everything! in Holualoa

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  • bedrooms 4
  • baths 3
  • sleeps 10
  • pool no
  • hot tub no
  • pets considered yes
  • type Estate
  • rates (USD) $ 350 - $ 450 / night

vacation rental description

Featured in the coffee table book, The Hawaiian House Now, the home is a historic 1895 structure, modified in the 1940s and retaining the charm of old Hawaii with architecture and furnishings of the day, while satisfying the needs and aesthetic of today's lifestyle.

Panoramic views of the ocean, Kona coast, tree canopy, landscaped yard, and surrounding pastures will amaze. The cool 1,200' elevation of Holualoa, the open lanais, spacious bedrooms, and a well-appointed kitchen are sure to please. Large established yard with old plantings of avocado, ulu (breadfruit,) fig, starfruit (carambola,) dragon fruit, pineapple, banana and lime trees is guaranteed to take you away from life's stresses and please the senses.

Three bedrooms to choose from, all with their own private bathroom and a private overflow room with a full-sized bed. One king, two queen, one single, and one full bed will accommodate eight. Two window seats can sleep children in the upstairs master suite. A wonderful fireplace on the main floor living area will warm you on chilly winter nights. Lower floor accesses the yard and outdoor cooking terrace through french doors and is the family room/TV center.

A leisurely stroll on a walking path through a sixty year old coffee orchard leads guests from the front door to our coffee establishment, the Kona Blue Sky Coffee visitor center.

A fenced vegetable/herb garden is steps from the kitchen, and a large lawn just beyond for bocce, throwing a football or a frisbee will delight the outdoor appreciator. Comfortable seating area on lawn sports a fire pit.

A gas grill, as well as a BBQ grill, teak dining set, and stone fire place on the terrace below the kitchen will entertain the outdoor dining enthusiast.

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Last modified on 07-29-2014 at 12:15 PM.

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Lisa Twigg-Smith 808-960-7085

estate rental amenities

  • Property Type
    • estate
    • floor area 3500 sq. ft.
  • Meals
    • guests provide their own meals
  • Location Type
    • ocean view
    • rural
      • Agricultural community: cattle, coffee.
  • Theme
    • adventure
    • family
    • historic
    • romantic
    • sports & activities
    • tourist attractions
    • away from it all
  • General
    • internet
      • Two signals, 2.4 and 5 mhz
    • fireplace
      • To be enjoyed strictly with fire screen in place.
    • linens provided
    • towels provided
    • washing machine
      • Front-loader. All cleaning supplies and products provided in laundry room cabinets. Deep sink.
    • clothes dryer
      • A laundry line is provided in the carport and below kitchen on BBQ terrace.
    • parking
      • In covered carport or on driveway in turn-around spot.
    • garage
      • Open and attached to home.
    • living room
      • Pocket sliding doors in living room hide away to encompass large ocean-side (makai) lanai.
    • hair dryer
    • iron & board
  • Kitchen
    • kitchen
      • Large sink and prep sink on island. Access to gas grill on terrace below. Window seat for relaxing company. TV coming soon...
    • refrigerator
      • Side-by-side and second refrigerator in adjacent carport.
    • stove
      • Dacor commercial gas range and hood.
    • oven
    • microwave
    • dishwasher
    • dishes & utensils
    • pantry items
      • Feel free to use items in the pantry.
    • coffee maker
    • toaster
  • Dining
    • dining
      • Screen doors slide open in kitchen dining area for expansive outdoor view. Seats four but families can fit more. Six stools pull up to solid surface counters to chat with company or to eat at.
    • dining room
  • Bathrooms
    • 3 bathrooms
    • bathroom 1: toilet, shower
    • bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower
    • bathroom 3: toilet, shower
      • All bathrooms are within the three bedrooms. No half-bath in the home.
  • Bedrooms
    • 4 bedrooms, sleeps 10, beds for 8-10
    • bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 twin/ single, 2 child bed, Two wide window seats can accommodate a child.
    • bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 baby crib
    • bedroom 3: 1 queen
    • bedroom 4: 1 double, In a room adjoining the TV area downstairs with no bathroom.
      • Upstairs suite has a king bed, window seat, and separate sitting area with twin sleigh bed and window seat and private bath. Child's nook next to window seat offers floor pillows, books, and toys.
  • Entertainment
    • television
      • HD format.
    • satellite / cable
      • HD format TV and cable box provided.
    • dvd player
    • video library
    • stereo
      • Tucked away in living room closet. Speakers throughout living areas of the home. Not in bedrooms.
    • music library
      • CD collection in sleeved, zippered cases.
    • games
      • ...and puzzles.
    • books
      • Plenty!
    • toys
  • Outside
    • outdoor grill
      • Gas. Charcoal grill available as well. Owner supplies briquettes and mesquite wood as well, known as kiawe in Hawaii.
    • water sports gear
      • Snorkel/mask/fins/boogie boards/beach chairs/mats/towels/cooler...all yours.
    • lanai / gazebo
      • Two lanais with sitting areas provided.
    • lawn / garden
  • Suitability
    • children welcome
      • Upstairs master suite offers two window seats suitable for children up to age eight or nine.
    • wheelchair inaccessible
    • smoking allowed
      • Smoking in the outdoor areas only, please.
    • pets considered
      • Owner has friendly dogs and a personable cat, and lives on-property in separate home. Guest dogs will always be considered.
    • long-term renters welcome
  • Notes
    • The home is your's when you are here. Lisa will be as accommodating as possible, answering your questions about Kona and Hawaii in general.

activities and attractions in Holualoa The Big Island

  • Attractions
    • botanical garden
    • churches
    • library
    • marina
    • playground
    • recreation center
    • ruins
    • restaurants
    • health/beauty spa
    • cinemas
    • museums
  • Leisure Activities
    • beachcombing
    • bird watching
    • eco tourism
    • luaus
    • scenic drives
    • walking
    • whale watching
    • shopping
    • sight seeing
    • boating
    • shelling
    • antiquing
    • horseback riding
  • Sports & Adventure Activities
    • deepsea fishing
    • golf privileges optional
    • hunting big game
    • pier fishing
    • roller blading
    • scuba diving or snorkeling
    • snorkeling
    • golf
    • tennis
    • kayaking
    • sailing
    • parasailing
    • jet skiing
    • swimming
    • snorkeling/diving
    • surfing
    • cycling
    • mountain biking
    • hiking
    • fishing
    • hunting
    • spelunking
    • basketball court

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  • owner Lisa Twigg-Smith
  • phone 808-960-7085
  • 2nd phone 808-324-1245

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vacation rental rates


Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Ironman
Sep 27 2014 - Oct 19 2014
$400
3 nights
 
 
Holiday 2014
Nov 15 2014 - Jan 4 2015
$450
3 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$350
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $500
Pet Fee $100
Cleaning $250
I require a further step in the booking process. I ask that rental parties print an individualized rental agreement agreement, complete, and send back via mail. I will review, initial and send back a hard copy by mail. I prefer payment by echeck. Thank you.
Tax Rate 13.4%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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traveler reviews for this holualoa estate rental

Stunning Views From Beautiful Property

Review submitted: June 14, 2014   Date of arrival: May 28, 2014

This ranch house was very nicely decorated, clean, and very comfortable. Window seats throughout the home and large porches for reading or just relaxing provided exceptional ocean and/or garden views. The owner, who lives on the property, was very friendly and provided us with some island history and very helpful suggestions for dining out.

Recommended for: adventure seekers, age 55+, families with young children, people with disabilities, families with teenagers, girls getaway, sight seeing, romantic getaway

Helpful votes: 0 / 0

 

Great Family Vacation

Review submitted: April 13, 2014   Date of arrival: March 29, 2014

The house was wonderful and so comfortable. Our host was very helpful and thought of every detail. Everyone had there space and enjoyed all the cool spots in and outside the house. We had great fun picking and eating the fruit on the property. We drove all over the island and had great adventures, and were happy to get back to the house and watch the sunset and enjoy dinner. I will be back soon

Recommended for: adventure seekers, families with young children, girls getaway

Helpful votes: 0 / 0

 

Thank you for perfect stay.

Review submitted: April 2, 2014   Date of arrival: March 24, 2014

It was so nice to stay for our family. Bed was so comfortable.That traditional home is very clean.I can play ukulele guitar and piano.I can eat fruit from yard ! Their coffee was excellent. We had very nice time in that home! We want to go back again very much!! Thank you for everything Lisa!! We really appreciated that.

Recommended for: adventure seekers, age 55+, families with young children, families with teenagers, pet-friendly, sight seeing, romantic getaway

Owners response: The property itself is a wonderful experience, picking the fruit in season, digging kitchen scraps into the compost pile in the garden, picking flowers or just peeking in on all the little corners of the yard while the birds chirp overhead or the social cat follows you about. The home and the yard will delight! Thank you Yoko.

Helpful votes: 0 / 0

 

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Holualoa vacation rental

This vacation rental has been listed since 09/22/2013.