About this listing
Pohoiki Bay, one bedroom cottage nestled into a sprawling 17 acre oceanfront estate which captures all the majesty and mystique of Puna. Crashing surf, ancient rainforest, organic orchard & garden, in pristine seclusion. Experience the ultimate privacy afforded by natural jungle bordering three sides of the property with a spectacular 1000 feet of Pacific coastline. The entry is gated.
Located on the storied "Red Road" between Kapoho and Kalapana, minutes from swimming, surfing, snorkeling, lava boat tours, this is the ideal destination for anyone wanting to experience the lush tropical aura of Hawaii.
Your hostess Mary, born and raised in Hawaii and 35 year resident of Puna, can offer guidance and assistance to suit your wishes. Looking for adventure? Let me introduce you to my friends who are personal guides to help you explore and experience East Hawaii at your own pace. Want to do your own thing? Surfboards, bodyboards, snorkel gear, and bicycles are provided. Just 2 minutes to 2 great surf spots, and 4 minutes to Ahalanui Warm Pond.
Along with the queen bed in the bedroom, there is a queen sized convertible sofa in the living room and futon in the screened in lanai. The spacious eat-in kitchen is thoughtfully equipped with a full size gas stove and an ample, energy efficient refrigerator w/ freezer.
The quaint village of Pahoa (15 minutes away) offers excellent dining choices, boutiques, book store, supermarket, health food store, and CVS pharmacy..
We are GREEN, GREEN, GREEN! - totally off the grid. Energy from the sun, household water captured from the rain, and landscape irrigation from a well that taps both spring and ocean. All are very high capacity systems but we work with the weather of the day and are conservation minded.
This is a great escape. E komo mai.
Please no additional overnight guests without prior arrangement. A compost bin is provided for all of your kitchen scraps, please no food in the garbage. Awareness of conserving resources of our off grid system. Smoking is ok outside.