A fully equipped 1B/1b Sugar Shack with lots of room and great location for your non-tourist get-away. Out of the downtown but not far from grocery, beaches, snorkeling, cooler elevation and country views.
Tropically furnished coffee shack on working coffee and mac nut farm.
Part-time wood shop open early on occasion;
(Someones gotta make the firewood)!
A well appointed, cozy one bedroom, one bath, cabin in a country setting. (Check out our other listing at end of this detail). Fruit trees, garden view, queen bed, hardwood floors, wireless internet on property, travertine bathroom. Full kitchen, propane stove and oven, small micro, full size refrig/freezer. Nice dining porch. Garden setting, outdoor fire pit. Friendly kitty and pooches on occasion.
Walk 75 yards to convenience store and local eatery. Drive 2 miles north to grocery and post, and Amy Greenwell Botanical garden. 7 miles to Kealakekua Bay, Pu'uhonua O'Honaunau,(2-step) City of Refuge State park, 4 miles north, Manini Beach. 20 minutes south to remote Ho'okena Beach. 12 miles north to Keauhou Bay. 1.5 hours to Volcano. 2 (website hidden) Hilo town.
Grab the guide book new or used called, 'The Big Island Revealed,' a resource that is essential for fun on the Big Island! or we have a copy waiting for you!
Local eateries: The Coffee Shack for breakfast and lunch, (1/2 m north), Pats Pies at Paparoni's(2m n) for fresh vegie pizza, Manny's Mexican 2 m north(across fire house), Mi's Italian Bistro for fine dining(N 5 miles), Super J's Hawaiian food, (1 mile south). Manago Hotel, for a back in time experience, old Hawaii(2 miles N).
The "Hele-On" bus takes you down town Kailua Kona,(check schedules online) and can drop off one block south of us at the Ohana Warehouse convenience store within walking. South Kona Farmers Green Market is N 2 miles on Sundays(at Amy Greenwells Botanical Garden parking lot).
Fresh French press: enjoy right here! (We grow our own Kona coffee, yours is in the refrig:) Owners are part time off-site.
Additional charges to be paid by guest on arrival or by arrangement: are Transient and General Excise Tax of 13.42% on your rate. Tax added to total stay. Please provide your form of payment upon arrival. See our other listing: Cute Hale Sugar Shack 2-
Wireless internet, country views, farm grounds, garden space, fruit trees, vegetables and fruits. Area in along a rocky ravine, small acreage farm plot.
Interaction with guests
Owners on property part time, on occasion little dogs appear, a kitty named Pong, and a big brown 'golden' named Meli.
Other things to note
Convenience store within walking. Fresh fruit on property that is ripe and within your area are there for your consumption. Enjoy! Its just a 1.5 hrs. south drive to Volcanos National Park. GO see that Lava! Jagger Museum overlook is open 24 hrs. Inside the museum is 10am-5pm (some messages say 8pm). 2 hrs. drive any direction to Hilo. Lots of farmers markets Hilo Wednesday, Keaau Sunday at Makuu off the 130 Hwy.
Family sleep overs~no extra fee for one family member up to 3 days. After 3 days, party will pay $35 per day, or as agreed by both parties. This fee does not pertain to babies, infants, and children 15yrs and younger in Shack 3. Futon available, plastic sheet avail.
No leaving fire pit unattended, Please share the wood pile
Oil from car on driveway will incur fees
Broken, chipped or missing household ware will incur fees of replacement, To avoid a bad review and a surprised host: Please report accidents promptly~to remain a desirable guest!
Thank-you for your consideration!
Please turn off fans and lights when not in use
Please No hair color, dyes, and makeup on towels.
No candles inside, no flames unattended
My husband and I are in our mid-50's. We grow our own label 100% Kona coffee August-Jan. We've been building soil over time, and apply the good stuff to our farmland. There is a small wood shop where we use hardwoods and craft custom wood flooring. On occasion, you will see us in the garden when not attending our children and farm animals. Husband+Wife of 28+yrs, parents of 3 children. We share our love of communication and hospitality, and welcome world travelers. This is the 'Land of Tropical Waters, Plentiful Fruits, Fragrant Flowers, and Funny Animals.' Come and join us!