About this listing
Relax into nature and all of the blessings of Hawaii at PapaLani Farm (which means Heavenly Earth Mother in Hawaiian). We are located 30 miles south of Kailua Kona…Serene 13+ acre organic avocado, macnut, veggie, herb & fruit farm.
Country Kitchen fully stocked with everything you will need to cook with (except the food)
Relax into nature and all of the blessings of Hawaii at PapaLani Farm (which means Heavenly Earth Mother in Hawaiian). We are located 30 miles south of Kailua Kona…
•Serene 13+ acre organic avocado and macnut farm with an abundance of tropical fruit trees, veggies, herbs, flowers & berries.
•Perfect year-round climate, at 1600 ft. above sea level on the side of Mauna Loa Volcano (the most massive, active volcano on Planet Earth!).
•Savor the seclusion and quiet, away from the crowds and resorts.
o4 miles from the closest place to jump in the ocean
o15-minutes to Ho'okena Beach State Park for sunbathing and swimming with dolphins
o 20-minute drive brings you to the famous Pu'uhonua o'Honaunau (Place of Refuge) National Historic Park and Kealakekua Bay where you can kayak to Captain Cook's monument and snorkel with an endless variety of tropical fish and sea turtles & dolphins.
o65 miles from Madame Pele's live action at Volcanos National Park
o12 miles from KulaKai Caverns and Manuka State Park.
•Light hiking on the property where you can enjoy seeing all sorts of Hawaii's wildlife and plants.
•Explore the 30+ variety of fruit, nut trees & berries while at PapaLani, much of which is available for purchase during your visit, as well as fresh eggs from the chickens.
•If interested, you can learn how to become more sustainable. We practice vermiculture (worms), raising chickens, permaculture, Korean Natural Farming, composting, mulching, solar, water catchment, and more.
•Find a nice place to meditate & relax.
•Nikki is the land owner who also lives in an ohana on the property. She fully respects your privacy. She is happy to provide info about the farm, things to do, places to go, etc.
•The farm is a working organic farm, therefore farm work may be occurring during your stay, but again, your privacy is fully respected.
The farm house...
•Spacious redwood home has a 24'x24' living room with 4 skylights and a large lanai overlooking the avocado field.
•Large country kitchen is loaded with everything you'll need.
•Full bathroom indoors and an outdoor garden shower (heavenly).
•Full range of discounted spa services available on site for guests.
•Far-Infrared TheraSauna on property and available for adult use at a very low rate or complementary with your therapeutic massage.
•Beach chairs, towels, boogie boards, noodles, umbrella, coolers, etc. available
•Snorkel equipment and Kayaks available for rent.
•Our water source is 100% rainwater stored in catchment tanks. Ten gallons of county water are made available to you in the kitchen for drinking; Refillable as needed.
•In December 2012 the eco-cottage was completed on the property. If you have a large group, you may want to rent both the farm home and cottage. The buildings are far enough away from each other for total privacy, yet close enough for families/friends to be together when you would like. If that is what you are looking for you can share 2 kitchens, 2 baths, 4 bedrooms with sleeping for 14 in beds.
Keywords: home, house, farm house, farm, organic farm, guest house, guesthouse, flat, retreat, groups
guests have full and private access to the home, outdoor shower and kitchen gardens.... guests are welcome to walk the property & enjoy the farm... see the plants, trees & multiple gardens as well as feed the chickens. Owner has her private ohana (separate living quarters) and there are 2 other buildings on the property that are private for other guests.
Interaction with Guests
i am available to greet you and show you the home.. i will leave you to your privacy if you desire.... if you would like a tour of the farm please let me know so i can arrange a time....
there is no neighborhood! that is one of the great things about this property. Get out of the hustle and bustel of the city!
it is best to have your own vehicle as this is a BIG island... if you prefer there is island transport that goes right by the farm 6x/day for only $2/trip.
Other Things to Note
If you would like veggies, fruit, eggs, nuts or anything else from the farm please let me know. Massages, Far Infrared Sauna, Vibrational medicine or other healing modalities available upon request. check out www.(URL HIDDEN) for more details on what is available.. it is a older website but gives you an idea of the services provided.
Hawaii State sales taxes must be collected upon arrival... 13.41%
this is a working farm so it is a quiet, healthy, nature loving environment... so no parties, smoking, drugs or drama..we like to work with nature here so we try to be quiet and respectful of others always and are pretty early to bed/early to rise as a rule.... quiet hours between 9pm and 7am. No smoking on property. Veggies, nuts & fruit are available for purchase when available (just ask what is in season)...if property is damaged please replace... Mahalo