About this listing
Conveniently located on the dry side of Waimea (Kamuela), close to HPA campus, central location for many island activities.
Comfortable studio located between Mauna Kea & Kohala mountains on the Sunny side of Waimea (Kamuela), Hawai'i. 10 miles to Hapuna and other beautiful world renown beaches, 1-2 miles to countless great dining and shopping in downtown Waimea. It is a quiet neighborhood (around the corner from HPA campus) with easy access to multiple facets/climates of this Island. Active health oriented community. Ideal for independent travelers. a single or couple on vacation or business.
The space includes a comfortable double bed, with full bath & well-equipped kitchenette allows you to eat in if you wish. There are dishes, pots, pans, eating and cooking utensils, a ¾ sized refrigerator with separate freezer, one burner butane cooktop, microwave oven, coffee grinder & makers and rice cooker. Access to gas grill.
Pastry, juice & fruit are provided for morning after arrival. If you have special dietary needs, please inform me when booking. Several good farmer's markets are available through the week: Wed 9-2pm, food stalls, jewelry, fruits & vegetables, baked & sweet delights; Sat 7-2, two separate markets, complete with food stalls, fruits & vegetables, plants, florals, island cheese, gelato, and an herbalist. A good health food store & supermarkets are easily accessible.
Our island is large, most travelers rent a car. Airport auto rentals are easiest. Better rates usually offered a few weeks prior to arrival. A GPS is helpful especially if you arrive in the evening and are unfamiliar with the island.
Cleaning fee $70.00.
Guests have a separate access to their rental Ohana.
Interaction with Guests
There are roadmaps, restaurant suggestions, books of Hawai'ian history available in Ohana and I am next door or a text away if there are questions.
This is a beautiful quiet neighborhood. A perfect choice for those who like serene setting yet close to places & activities.
The Hele On Bus service has information online, please check schedule. The bus stops not far from driveway. The rate is $2.00, if a SR, $1.00. With a bit of planning, one can get most places around the island.
The Hilo/South Kohala map shows routes that lead to hotels & beaches. The Waimea Shuttle is our local area.
No smoking on premises, fragrance free except for natural flowers. No shoes inside house.