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Turtle House, Kanaloa at Kona, 2 Bed Ocean View

Entire home/apt

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2 bedrooms

4 beds
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'Want for Nothing'

This comfortable, light and welcoming ocean-view condo is situated on 17 acres of lush tropical landscaping, overlooking beautiful Keauhou Bay and the Pacific Ocean. The well groomed gardens create privacy and beauty where you can relax and enjoy Kona's more than 300 days of sunshine a year!

The space

Kanaloa at Kona is an idyllic tropical oasis located on a point of land and surrounded by He'eia Bay, the Pacific Ocean and the Kona Country Club Ocean Golf Course. It is rated by many as the 'BEST' complex in Kailua-Kona.

Rooms and Amenities
There are two beautifully appointed bedrooms one with a king bed, and en-suite master bath, remodeled in March 2012 the other with a full and a single bed. Both bedrooms have their own private lanai, each with ocean views! There is also a queen size pull out sofa in the living room. Two cable TVs, one in the living room and the other in the downstairs bedroom. The large living room/dining room has an ocean view spacious lanai/balcony with a large dining table. The kitchen is fully outfitted with everything you need to prepare a simple snack or even a gourmet meal.

Each room has 1-2 fans, but no AC

In Condo Amenities:
Welcome fruit and cookie basket
Cotton linens
Beach and bath towels
Snorkeling Gear and Boogie Boards
Book, music, and movie library
and more...

Activities and Amenities on the Grounds:
Three pools, one overlooking ocean, one adult only
Lighted tennis courts
Ping pong
Golf
Gas barbecue next to condo
Ocean front lawn for sun bathing and family activities
24 hour gated security

Close by shops, market, restaurants and movie theatre

Farmers Markets and Crafts
Every Wednesday and Sunday are local markets within walking distance or less than a mile drive

Snorkeling
Less than a mile from kalalu’u state beach park. Premier snorkeling and turtle beach. Amenities: Lifeguard, shallow for snorkeling, lockers, shower/restroom and next door to a hotel for lunch

White Sand / Boogie Boarding Beach
Five miles north of the airport lies one of the most beautiful white sand beaches on the island. Waves offer great boogie boarding

Outrigger and Canoeing Club
Local club is within walking distance and has general paddling on Tuesdays/Thursdays and Saturdays

Dolphin Sighting and Snorkeling
Captain Cook Monument is a short 20 minute drive that offers wild life views of dolphins from your kayak along with exceptional snorkeling

Biking
Will provide maps and routes upon request

Golf, Surfing, botanical garden walking, and historical points all nearby

Airport
Short drive from the Kailua-Kona International airport at Keahole (KOA) which offers nonstop commercial airline service from Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles, Phoenix, San Francisco, Seattle, and San Jose along with direct inter-island flights from Maui, Kauai and Oahu

Ironman week does not include special offer


The space
Bathrooms: 2
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 4
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities
Kitchen
Wireless Internet

Prices
Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee $175
Security Deposit $500
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House Rules
Check in is anytime after 3PM

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Availability
5 nights minimum stay

17 Reviews

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Glenn User Profile
August 2017
My family of 4 spent 6 nights in Stacey’s 2 Bedroom condominium located South of Kailua just off Alii Drive overlooking a scenic cove. Whence we arrived at Turtle House we were welcomed with a basket of fresh various fruits and enough roasted coffee for our stay. The unit is surrounded by verdant landscaping and three swimming pools (one adult only). Turtle House was stocked with all the requisite kitchen supplies and “beach toy’s” that an active family would require. Comfy rattan furnishings, fresh linens all in a clean and comfortable environment made our stay more pleasurable. Stacey, thank you for allowing us to stay in your home, “Turtle House” …
Stacey User ProfileStacey is a superhost.
Response from Stacey:
Glen was one of my favorite guests. Thank you for being so wonderful to work with
August 2017

Leo User Profile
June 2017
Most memorable vacation I ever had. Best place to create the memories of a lifetime

Emily User Profile
May 2017
Turtle House is lovely, perfectly located for quiet, convenience and on-site amenities. Inside and out, our experience was lovely. View easy access of Heei'a, the pools (no chlorine - it's magic!), the well equipped kitchen, beach and bath towels galore - really made our stay special, easy and complete! Thank you, Stacey for creating a home on the Big Island for visitors!
Stacey User ProfileStacey is a superhost.
Response from Stacey:
Dear Emily, I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit to Hawaii and I appreciate all your feedback on the condo. Best, Stacey
May 2017

Kay User ProfileKay is a superhost.
April 2017
This is my third year staying at this complex but my first time in this unit. It was beautifully decorated with turtle art and super well-equipped with everything from beach gear to cooking equipment. Only downside is that the unit gets rather warm, especially the upstairs loft bedroom, so be prepared to have all the fans on to help cool the air. Opening the high windows helped circulate the heat out too. Picked this rental based on value and location with nice views of little bay. Kanaloa is quiet and well maintained... away from main tourist area but convenient to everything. Stacey was easy to work with and we could let ourselves in for check in.

Stephanie User Profile
November 2016
We loved staying at Stacey's place. The house really had everything we needed: in the kitchen, for the beach and to have comfort and feel at home. For our beach trips: snorkeling gear, boogie boards, beach towels, an umbrella. We always found what we needed in the kitchen. The grocery store is super close. The pools were perfect for the kids and us - loved watching the sunset and hearing the surf at the ocean view pool. Farmers markets were close. Recommendations for what to do helped us plan our days and allowed us to go to the best places. We liked the small bookstore at the nearby strip mall (near the KTA grocery store). We have friends right up the brand new road to Captain Cook, which was perfect for us. We would definitely recommend the Turtle House to anyone looking for a place near Kona.

Casey User Profile
November 2016
Stacey was very responsive and easy to communicate with. One of the things we liked most was the condo's location across from the main pool in the complex, which had chairs in the shade all day long. There is lots to do close by, including snorkeling, manta ray tours, coffee farm tours and shopping. As advertised, the condo does not have AC.

Kyra User Profile
October 2016
We had a wonderful stay at Stacey's house. The house was roomy and was just right for our family. The views from each balcony and the sounds of the waves was such an added bonus. The location of the condo is perfect, down the street from stores, walking distance to the water, three pools to enjoy and beautiful grounds. Downtown area of Kona is only a few minutes drive. Our snorkeling cruise trip began walking distance from the house and is the spot where one of their King's was born so it is historical too. It did get quite hot as there isn't air conditioning. The fans help and you want to be sure to put one next to the bed while you sleep.

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Stacey User ProfileStacey is a superhost.

I am a long term, San Francisco resident for over 20 years. These days, most of my time is spent dog walking on Bernal Hill with my beautiful flat coat retriever, helping my son apply to colleges, biking the hills of the bay area, training for Ironman, and traveling as much as possible. Oh yea, teaching college in between the adventures. I recently spent two months biking in Girona Spain and France. What an amazing adventure. My current world is alive with meeting new people from different places and exploring new cultures and worlds.

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