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Kailua-Kona Ocean View Studio

Rory User Profile

Kailua-Kona Ocean View Studio

Entire apartment
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Rory is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.

This well appointed studio has everything for your vacation stay including BBQ, Microwave, Cook-top, toaster oven, blender, Coffee-maker, and full size refrigerator. There is a private Lanai partially roof covered to eat with the cool breezes and view of the ocean. Sunsets almost all year round! This perfect home base is not suitable for young children. Beach gear and chairs, ice-chests, fins snorkels and masks available first come first serve. Your privacy and safe parking on site is assured.


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed


241 Reviews

Mary User Profile
September 2019
Rory is an excellent host and is willing to provide awesome suggestions for places to go and things to see. The apartment was comfortable and had what we needed. Would definitely stay here again!!
Brian User Profile
August 2019
Had a great stay at Rory’s place. Rory was there to greet me upon check-in, answering my questions about where to go and what to do during my stay on the Big Island. I also really appreciated the beach and snorkeling equipment which he allows guests to use for free (in case you…
Alexandra User Profile
August 2019
Great place near the heart of Kona town. Rory was extremely hospitable and definitely went the extra mile to make sure we had a great time on the Big Island!
Bara User Profile
August 2019
Great! The location is perfect, calm and nice. The apartment is perfect, clean, cozy and you find there everything you need. Rory is such a sweet and nice person, he helped and recommend everything I needed. Definitely 100% recommend.
Matthew User Profile
July 2019
Rory was warm and welcoming, and he had lots of great suggestions for food and adventures. He had a host of gear to borrow and was only a short drive from town. Great spot.
Sultan User Profile
June 2019
Rory is an excellent host. The place itself is simple and no-frills. But if you re busy for the whole time and having fun outside do you need anything more? Rory has all the stuff you might need: you can use his umbrellas, chairs, coolers, snorkeling gear. He will also show you…
Berenice User Profile
May 2019
Rory was a great host, he gave us helpful tips and was very welcoming. He also let us know that he could be there for us if we ran into any issues. Highly Recommend

Hosted by Rory

Kailua-Kona, HIJoined in March 2011
Rory User Profile
678 Reviews
Rory is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Single with a long term girlfriend. 60 years old college grad walking a spiritual journey. I Believe myself to be positive caring and compassionate, willing to learn and humble; a spiritual being having a human existence. I am health minded and interested in the well being and…
Interaction with guests
Owner available for information and lives on-site. Guidebook in room with personal recommendations for beaches, hikes etc. Parking close to unit Laundry available for free certain hours
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Response time: within an hour
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House rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox