Pikaki Room has key locked entrance.
Private room
2 Guests
1 Bed
$79
Per Night
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About this listing

One of three private bedrooms @ Tutu's Tranquil Nest. Large, tropical decorated bedroom with private half bath/2 basins, hairdryer, plush linens. Double closets in room for belongings /treasures. Private lock/ keyed. All taxes included in price

Pikaiki Room@Tutu's Tranquil Nest

The Space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1.5
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 10:00 AM
Room type: Private room

Amenities

Prices
Cleaning Fee: $25
Security Deposit: $100
Weekly discount: 5%
Cancellation: Strict

Description

The Space

Private locked room is furnished with a cozy queen bed, bistro set. Spacious 1/2 bath with granite counters / double sinks. Large wall mounted T.V. In room refrigerator, coffee maker. Decorated in a lush tropical theme, this private room is sure to make your trip memorable. Double closets. Large full size shower in separate room is shared by all guests. see Tutu's Tranquil Nest.

Tropical décor, high end linens and towels. 1/2 bath equipped with hair dryer, 2 medicine cabinets. Solid bamboo floors throughout home. Clean and bright. Fully handicapped accessible. Price includes all taxes required by Hawaii State law.

Guests have access to a full handicapped accessible bath, lounge and dining area, continental breakfast provided the first two days of your stay. You are provided access to a refrigerator, microwave, toaster oven, coffee pot, dishes and utensils at lounge bar top. There is a large patio with table and chairs at front of home to enjoy beverages and "talk story". The patio is covered and also contains a sink & counter with 2 thermal burners, other small appliances, pots etc. We also have a washer/dryer unit that you may choose to utilize. The is a $2.00 fee per load to wash and dry and includes a prepackaged detergent pod and softener sheet.

Hosts Kevin and Bernie reside on premises. Both were born and raised in Kona. Willing to answer inquires regarding island and available activities. Kevin is retired. Bernie is a registered nurse. We have a Shit Tzu named Prissy who is kept in owners quarters. Very mild mannered, loves belly rubs. Please call upon us with any needs.

Our neighborhood is quiet and peaceful. It is in an established subdivision, with many older homeowners. Everyone is friendly and police area for unusual activities

Our neighborhood is quiet and peaceful. It is in an established subdivision, with many older homeowners. Everyone is friendly and police area for unusual activities


We have bus service at the entrance to Cook Cook Rd. on Hwy 19 that is capable of island wide destinations. Should you rent a car, free parking is available on property.

We are situated in the "coffee belt" of Kona, in Captain Cook, Hi at 1400 ft. elevation. Natural trade winds keep our area cool and comfortable. During the winter and spring extra blankets are provided if requested. Our average temperature is a cool 76-84 during the day and in the high 60's to low 70's at night. We are located near many points of interest. Keahou Bay (15 minute drive) is excellent for snorkeling, kayaking and swimming. Across the high way is a historical functioning coffee farm that offers tours to see how and what is involved in keeping a coffee farm thriving. There is Botanical Garden roughly 500ft. to the south of us where many indigenous plants prosper and various classes are offered. Nearby activities include hang gliding, zip lining, surfing, paddle boarding and swimming. We are in walking distance to a shopping center, post office, bakery, grocery store, hair stylist and several local restaurants. A 15 minute drive takes you to downtown Kona filled with a multitude of shops to collect your souvenirs. We are a 20 minute drive to one of two National parks in Hawaii. Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Park which offers field trips and programs related to ancient Hawaii. It is referred to as City of Refuge as in olden times it was used to harbor ancient peoples and royalty from their enemies. The other park is on the east side of the island (Hawaii Volcano National Park). Our island is very unique with rainforests, a desert, an active volcano on the east end of the island, two world known mountains of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea, beautiful beaches and a multitude of farms filled with exquisite orchids, fresh vegetables, coffee fields, mc nut farms and many exotic plants. We have a farmers market within walking distance that opens every Sunday. There are also many other markets in a 10 mile radius. You are able to drive around the island in a day, visiting all the various regions and enjoying all that the Island of Hawaii has to offer. Imagine, traversing the often snowy mountains in the winter to swimming in our clean, blue pacific waters, watching the most spectacular sunsets and sunrises, embracing all of God's wonders during your trip here.

Guest Access

Common breakfast area, breakfast bar, refridge, micro, toaster oven, coffee maker, dishes/utensil/pans. Outdoor sink/counter on covered patio. Patio with table and chairs to enjoy morning or evening meal/coffee etc. Covered outdoor cooking appliances available for use by guests . Please clean up after using any of the common areas and ammenities, leaving all areas as "you would wish to find them". Wash all used dishes, pots, etc and return them to their designated areas.
The main separate shower room is shared among all guests. Please refrain from using the commode and lavoratory in the shower room if at all possible. Please use the one in your bedroom instead as this on is for the Ohia room which does not have a half in it.

Interaction with Guests

Interaction with guests is dependent upon your preferences. We respect your right to as much privacy as you require yet enjoy getting to know our guests and their cultures and learn about their countries. A simple continental style breakfast is provided the first two days of your FOUR or more nights stay.

The Neighborhood

Our home is in a quiet established neighborhood where residents are watchful for suspicious ongoings. We are away from the hustle and bustle of the "city" yet close( 15 to 20 min) to all activities and Kona town.

Getting Around

We have a bus system that is able to venture around the island if time is not an issue as it makes several stops along the way.

Other Things to Note

Price reflects fees for all transient taxes as required by State of Hawaii. W03161250-01

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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is after 3PM

Reservations are limited to number of guests on original reservation only. Extra person will be charged a fee of $45.00 per day IF APPROVED BY HOSTS. This is a non smoking property. Recreational /illicit drugs or excessive alcohol use will be tolerated, you will be asked to leave without a refund. Be respectful of other guests, owners, neighbors and property. Quiet time after 10:00 p.m. through 7:00 a.m. No pets allowed. Keep shared areas as you wish to find them. Remove all trash daily and place in trash can near parking area. Please keep food items in closed containers, we strive for a pest free home. Please lock your room whenever you leave the premises, we will not be responsible for your belongings. Be energy conscious. Please do not use laundry facilities after 9:00 p.m. as a courtesy to other guests. Keep your personal equipment/belongings in your room. If you have a computer please use it in your room or if other guests are out of the home on the patio table. All common areas must be kept in a manner as you would wish to find them; neat, clean and uncluttered.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
First Aid Kit
Fire Extinguisher
Lock on Bedroom Door

Availability
3 nights minimum stay.
From Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2016 the minimum stay is 3 nights.
Pikaki Room has key locked entrance.

Pikaki Room has key locked entrance.

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Bernie

Bernie

Captain Cook, Hawaii, United States · Member since March 2013

A L O H A,
My husband Kevin and I were both born and raised in Kona. I am of Portugese decent, the third generation born and raised here! Kevin is Asian and his dad was born in Kona and his mom was born and raised on Maui. Kevin is a sponge for trivia and detail, will be able to answer most of anyone's questions. Kevin is now retired after working for the state for 33 years. He is now working on his "honey do" list that is quite extensive!. I am a registered nurse involved with home health for many years. I enjoy meeting new people and learning about their homelands and cultures. I have a passion for raising orchids and have a collection of about 100. I am an avid cook, dabbling in many ethnic cuisines. I also enjoy sewing and many crafts. We share our home with Prissy a 9 year old Shit Tsu who has Kevin wrapped around her paw. She is a tiny thing and is friendly, calm and quiet. She loves laying in the morning sun and belly rubs are her weakness. I have a grown daughter and son who both reside on this island. I am grannie to 3 granddaughters and 2 step grandsons. We look forward to sharing our home and aloha with all who are looking for a relaxing fun filled vacation on our beautiful island. You will enjoy your private space here. Just call upon us with any needs and questions.

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