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Cozy Tropical Garden Studio near Black Sand Beach

Barbara User Profile

Cozy Tropical Garden Studio near Black Sand Beach

2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the guest suite to yourself.
Sparkling clean
7 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Newly constructed private studio in a peaceful residential neighborhood, surrounded by lush tropical gardens, only a short walk to Kehena Black Sand Beach. The studio is light-filled and airy, with a limited kitchen, including refrigerator, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, hot and cold freshwater, a modern bathroom, a private outdoor shower, and a spacious closet. Laundry available on the premises, as is snorkel gear, beach chairs, towels, local maps and guides. This is a NO SMOKING home.


Free parking on premises
Laptop-friendly workspace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed


Handheld shower head



7 reviews
Sparkling clean
Outstanding hospitality
Stylish space
Ben User Profile
January 2020
We loved staying here! Very well appointed with a toaster oven, fridge, microwave, laundry, beach things, and comfy bed. Location is a perfect peaceful neighborhood with bright stars at night and is close to Hilo, beaches, Volcano Nat. park and many other fun spots.
Karlyn User Profile
December 2019
Wow! Christopher and I enjoyed myself immensely at Barbara’s beautiful property on the Puna side of the Big Island. The unit is brand new, well thought out, has the decor had a cool Hawaiian vibe. Barb has also added some really nice touches such as scented candles, calming…
Ozzie User Profile
December 2019
Awesome host very kind and lovely personality, made us feel welcomed. Place was very clean and comfortable for two people would definitely stay again upon our next visit! Mahalo!
Karen User Profile
November 2019
This stunning location near Kehena Black Sand Beach and the Red Road was everything I had hoped for in this tropical paradise. Cozy and quiet, Barbara has outfitted her new studio unit with lots of nice touches including an outdoor shower, comfy bed, and essentials in the small…
Stephen User Profile
January 2020
Barbara and her house are amazing and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. She was super accommodating and really spent time to make some special touches to make the stay enjoyable. Everything we needed was there including snorkels and fins and everything for a nice beach trip. The…
Linda User Profile
December 2019
In the middle of the green, private entrance with parking and small terrace. Newly renovated room with great attention to detail. External shower. Very clean. The kitchen corner is small, but enough for a coffee or snack. Personal and good hospitality. Thanks Barbara!
Sydney User Profile
December 2019
Barbara was super sweet. Got to wake up to a beautiful little paradise

Hosted by Barbara

Pāhoa, HIJoined in July 2013
Barbara User Profile
7 Reviews
I'm from the Big Island (Hawaii) where I built my retirement dream home in 2017. I love the ocean, snorkeling, hiking, and all of Nature in her glory. I am very casual, and prefer staying in comfortable, homey, tranquil environments, as opposed to glitz and glamour. My home is…
Interaction with guests
The host, Barbara, lives upstairs in the main house, and is a long time resident, available to assist in making your visit to Lower Puna truly memorable.
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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About this place
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying at someone’s place.
This is Barbara’s place.
Karen helps host.

The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
After 3:00 PM
11:00 AM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events