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Place in Paradise - South Kona - Big Island

1 of 24HAWAI-E
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
Wow! A view everyday in a natural setting that overlooks the Pacific Ocean. This unobstructed 180 degree view is a place to enjoy magnificent sunsets. When in season, we provide fresh fruits (banana, papaya, lime, mango, tangerine, coconut). from this coffee farm. We also provide complimentary water, juices, snacks, and Kona Coffee upon arrival. A full equipped kitchen, a bedroom/living room with fresh linens and towel, and a a private bathroom makes up this studio that is, A Place in Paradise. The studio has it's own entrance and there is free Wi-FI throughout. At night, the studio is at an elevation where it is cool.

The studio is a quiet retreat for a couple who like history. Starting with the Painted Church, which is walking distance from the studio, to Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park is a four minute driv...
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Listing #FKN3371412
About the Owner
Linda A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We spent three nights here in February. The studio had everything we needed & more -- nice view of the ocean 1500 feet below, snacks, beverages, toiletries, etc. Earl was very helpful & informative, telling us all about his small farm -- bananas, papaya, coffee,...More

1  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The hosts were nice, but the place was teaming with cockroaches and centerpedes everywhere. I understand this is nature and all, but this is far from clean. So if you don't mind numerous invects, the view is gorgeous. I do, so the place was disgusting.

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Reviewed 9 June 2016

Aloha! I went to the Big Island in May 2016 to do some research on an area called Kukuiha'a in South Kona. I had found a studio in Honaunau A PLACE IN PARADISE to stay for 3 days. It was truly the perfect place! It...More

1  Thank Ocean313
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
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  • Cleaning fees: AU$69 / stay - Fee
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There is a $50.00 cleaning fee.
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About the neighbourhood
This is a family oriented neighborhood that believes in living a quiet but adventurous life. There is ample off street private parking on the property. With the many beaches that were mentioned in the overview, you also have the opportunity to visit the various coffee farms and drive up to the Kilauea volcano. If you need groceries, ChoiceMart is close (Captain Cook).
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: KOA: 56.0 km
Directions to 84-5117 Painted Church Rd --

Follow the signs to RT 11: turn right onto RT 11 (Queen Kaahumanu HWY) (you will be going South)

Stay on Rt 11 (Queen Kaahumanu HWY) (25.5 mi)

Turn right on RT 160 ( Keala O Keawe Rd.) ( 1.1 mi)

Turn right on Painted Church Rd. ( .2)

Turn left into 84-5117 Painted Church Rd. (The address is on a big tree. If you have gone past the Painted Church (on your right) you have gone about two houses to far.
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Nearest Beach: 3.2 km.
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