About this listing
New very private furnished cottage with full kitchen located behind main home, for adult guest. Approximately 5 miles from Kailua Kona town, on hillside over looking the Kona Coast. Located approx 3 miles above Keahole Airport approx 5 minutes away. Cottage is backing Hawaii Conservation area, nice size deck in natural forest area. Quiet and beautiful with lots of birds. Occasional flocks of Parrots fly over. Usually have daily visits by Wild Turkeys and Kalish (Japan Pheasants)and an occasional wild pig, Hawaiian Hawk or Owl. There are feral cats, local lizards, etc that come out of the Forrest area from time to time. Perfect for nature lovers. Very quiet, peaceful and relaxing area. It's country, rural, no street lights, I have flash lights, umbrellas and Pancho's for guest. Portable table for eating in doors or doing office work, also two TV trays. Deck table perfect for all meals outdoors. Floors are either carpet or tile. TV has converter box, gets all network channels, Funai Movies, Stereo with CD player. WIFI computer access, Apt size Gas stove, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, apt. size fridge, dishes, glasses/cups, flatwear, pots/pans, towels,utensils, soap & sponge. Bathroom: Towels,wash clothes, soap, comp small shampoos/conditioners, toothpaste. Pretty much turn key unit. Double size bed. Feather down large pillows, and regular standard pillows. Parking spot in yard. Big Island Water is from an Artesian Well, very good water, we just use a Brita Filter pitcher & one is in cottage. We have awesome sunsets. You can see the coastline from the parking area. We are out of crowded town, easy access to all directions of travel. Closest Beach approx 3 miles away for Swimming, surfing, fishing, picnic, BBQ or just tanning. Historical places of interest close by. Close to Honokohau Harbor and other State beach parks. Kailua-Kona has many excellent: restaurants, all kinds of activities, shops, stores, Banks, Post Office, movies, bowling, etc. (We also have available surfboard, body board you can borrow for the day, snorkel & mask. Coolers available to take on outings, (we have ice). Kona is the dry side, lots of lava rock, path to cottage is a rocky path from parking area. Don't want any guest longer then a week at a time. Cottage needs to be kept clean, it's new. Sorry no children please, we are close to neighbors. Steps down to cottage and steps inside to bathroom. Cottage is built for two adults maximum, not child proof. Plus some plants surrounding cottage are poisonous if ingested. Cottage is not a luxury resort but a clean safe comfortable cottage. The young and Adventurous LOVE IT. Two nights stay minimum and 5 days max. Car rental is a must on the Big Island. Mahalo (Thank You)
What is available in the cottage and the Kona Area.
Interaction with Guests
Greet guest, introduce them to the cottage then leave guest alone. Always available for questions or help.
It's a local Hawaiian neighborhood.
No real public Transportation in the immediate area, only in town and it's LIMITED. Taxi very EXPENSIVE. Need a rental car for the Big Island of Hawai'i. Will not accept any reservation without a car rental. We are unable to shuttle guest.
Other Things to Note
Because we are country and behind us is the Conservation Forrest we have seasonal pest: ants, ground fleas, fruit files, white flies, mosquitoes, spiders, termites which we deal with as they arrive, this is COUNTRY. Pest Control sprays regularly. Also new arrival is Feral cats, use to have occasional Rat/mice problems, now Feral cats which Advocates have "fixed" and examined but has deemed this area a "Colony". Kona is built on lava, lots of rocks. Our yard is lava rock with some grass. Rocky path from parking area to cottage. *Three steps down to cottage, Seven Steps inside cottage up to the bathroom. Guest should be in good shape.
No drugs, no drunks or smoking in cottage. No parties. Be courteous as there are neighbors. KEEP CLEAN. Have to depart cottage at latest by 11:00 AM and Arrive at earliest at 3:00PM to allow for cleaning and preparation of cottage from one guest to another. Any damage by Guest, Guest will be responsible for replacement or repair. Cottage is built for only two adult occupants, not child proof.
Mahalo (Thank You)