Quiet Hawaiian Cottage Captain Cook

House - Entire home/apt · Haku Nui Road, Captain Cook, HI 96704, United States

The Space

Location : Haku Nui in Captain Cook, South Kona, 20 miles from Kona International Airport, 12 miles from Kona.
Property name : Rainbow Butterfly

Spacious house with :

- Equipped kitchen (Cooking Utensils provided, microwaves, toaster, juicer, oven, cook ….),
- Bathroom with shower room
- Living room
- 1 bedroom with a Queen bed
- 1 bedroom with 2 Twin beds
- Patio

The house can welcome until 5 persons

There are :

- Hifi for listening to music, radio
- a DVD player
- Games : Scrabble, ….

The free Internet connection is available.

This cottage is located in an organic farm on the top of Captain Cook overlooking the Pacific ocean. No need for air-conditioning, no need for fan with the gentle Hawaiian breezes. The nights are quiet and relaxing

The guests can use the outside barbecue (gas Barbecue). There is a picnic table for eating outside.

Depending on season, the farm supplies free organic avocados, oranges and lemons.

This is wonderful and quiet place to relax. Parents and children can relax and play without being disturbed far from noise and dangers of the town.

The pets are allowed.

The place is nearby of captain Cook area (5 minutes) with all conveniences (shops, Post office, bank, Fast food, Laundromat ....).

The house is 4 miles from beautiful Kealakekua Bay, 6 miles from Honaunau Bay and the National Historical Park, 8 miles from Ho’okena Beach.
The City of Refuge or more correctly Honaunau Bay, is the best snorkeling beach on the Big Island!
During daylight, Hawaiian spinner dolphins come in the calm inshore waters like Honaunau Bay take care of their young.
Dolphins are curious and friendly and they come to swim around you. This is an incredible experience of sharing the ocean with these creatures.

Kealakekua Bay with its famous Captain Cook Monument. The best way to reach this beautiful spot is by kayak. Launch your kayak from the Kealakekua wharf and paddle across the bay. Due to the calm water conditions, the beautiful extensive coral reef, and the diversity of tropical fish, Captain Cook Monument is one of the most beautiful spot for snorkeling, kayaking and SCUBA diving at Captain Cook

These are great places to explore and you will live some unforgettable experiences.

Mask and snorkel are put FREE at you disposal.

Every night, we organize a guided Manta rays tour for snorkelers or divers. For a best safety and more conviviality, we manage only small groups of 6 persons. We can take reservations for you.
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From December to May, you may catch a glimpse of majestic humpback whales. These gentle giants come to the warm Hawaiian waters every year to breed and give birth to new calves. Seeing these long giants breach the water is an unforgettable sight.
We can schedule for you a tour to spot these magnificent creatures. As guide take you to the best spots to observe whales playfully surfacing, tail slapping, or blowing spouts in the air. Regulations prohibit boats from approaching within 100 yards of a whale and you should never swim with or touch whales or any other marine mammals.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 6
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 4
Extra people: $15 / night after 2 guests
Minimum Stay: 3 nights
Weekly Price: $504 /week
Monthly Price: $1950 /month
Security Deposit: $250
Cleaning Fee: $45
Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Cancellation: Strict
Pet Owner: Dog(s), Cat(s), and Other pet(s)

Overall Guest Satisfaction

Check In
  • Great secluded spot. Peacocks, oranges, avocados, lemons. Couldn't have enjoyed our stay more!

    February 2014
  • The reservation was canceled the day before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    November 2013
  • Myriam and her husband are very nice people, who readily share their fruit, diving knowledge, and diving equipment. They quickly responded to specific requests for cooking equipment or other needs. On a clear night, the stars are beautiful, but being at a higher eleveation, there is more rain than at sea-level.
    However, the lodging is at the end of a mile-long, one-lane road, unpaved in places. The apartment is not completely furnished (no real table to eat on), and is surrounded by construction debris. The neighborhood, as noted, has numerous "no trespassing" signs, making it impossible to even take a walk. We found the feral cats intrusive. If you are looking for an isolated, rural setting and do not mind the very rough road or partially furnished cottage, this might work for you. We would not consider it again, and would not recommend it to anyone who is expecting a complete vacation rental. The cottage, while spacious, would be better suited to a local resident, but not at the near-Honolulu rates we paid.

    October 2013
  • Quiet and lonely cottage on top of the hill, the road up the hill maybe difficult for a standard car, I will recommend at least a SUV to go up there, The location is great, close to Two Steps and Kona, We really enjoy our 3 nights there.

    September 2013
  • We were shocked at the road up the hill. Not only was it extremely rough but encountered numerous "private-Keep out" signs. Rustic, but enjoyable with the animals. Our fridge was unplugged and ran out of propane after under a minute, so didn't get off to a great start. House needed to have been cleaned before we arrived, not just after the last guest left. The offer of fresh fruit was nice but the oranges were all behind locked gates. Contacted Myriam about canceling our 2nd and 3rd nights. Never got an answer, just excuses.

    July 2013
  • Was looking for a place to end the trip. We only stayed one night here. Quaint and quiet, but it is a haul to drive up that high!

    June 2013
  • My parents and I stayed in the house of Myriam and Alain this past weekend. Their house are wonderful , they have beautiful garden with animals, it is really nice to wake up and make an orange juice with the fruit of the garden :-)
    2 The bedroom and bathroom were clean, bed were comfortable, and they were very friendly to us.
    Alain is professional diver , I will bring diving with manta ray by night or any other beautiful dive or snorkeling spot.
    They both really know the island since he has been living there for many years , they will help you to plan your visit for sure.

    Their home is located 5 minutes max from Captain. I would highly recommend their home to anyone interested in staying in Big Island.

    May 2013
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