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Rainbow Plantation B&B - peaceful oceanview retreat

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Very good
12 reviews
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Koi ponds
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Private Room, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 16
Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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Tyler P
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, United States
2 reviews
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Reviewed December 22, 2014 for a stay in October 2014
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I stayed in the Hale Huna room during the off season as I transitioned to the Big Island. Christian, the owner, was a gracious host and even recommended multiple adventures that I could go on with him and other guests. The accommodations are clean and sheets are changed regularly. It is at a nice elevation, which is really beneficial when...

Tucson, Arizona
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed March 3, 2014 for a stay in February 2014
person found this review helpful

We just got back from our stay on the Big Island. We loved staying at this B&B. We don't like resorts or box chainlike hotels. Rainbow is just what we enjoy, fun, pleasant, and full of character! Christen is a wonderful and knowledgable host, the grounds are beautiful, and our room, Hale Huana, was great to come back to after...

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Thanks ! Happy that you had a great time here, and we hope to see you back another time ! Christian


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Thomas S
Roskilde, Denmark
1 review
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Reviewed January 11, 2014 for a stay in December 2013
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Nice rooms and bathrooms (stayed at two different rooms during the week) - perfect location and surroundings. Theres an open outdoor kitchen that can be used for cooking/eating. Very friendly owner&staff. We will stay here again when we visit Hawaii again :-)

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(4)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
Please be considerate to others staying at here. Quiet time between 9 pm and 8 am. Smoking outside buildings only. $150 sanitizing fee if you smoke in room. Clean kitchen after...
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
Oct 1, 2017 -
Oct 15, 2017
Ironman Competition
5 nights
  • Cleaning fee: $30 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Above rate is for a budget room !!! For 2 guests only !
Our room rates range from $69 to $129 depending on size and season.
A budget room with a queen bed and shared bath is $69 for 2.
All other regular rooms are $89 - $119 and have private bath and deck.
Rooms sleep from 2 to 6 guests.
Most rooms also have a queen sofa sleeper bed.
Breakfast is $5 per person and day, available during high season only.
Stay 7 nights and pay for 6 if booking directly via website.
Ironman weeks OCt 1-15 are $20 extra per room and night.
Cancellation policy:
Full payment or deposit is due at time of booking, unless paying with cash. Card is always required to secure reservation.
More than 30 days prior to arrival, full refund.
More than 1 week, 1 night will be charged.
Less than a week, 2 nights will be charged. 2 or less days before arrival, no refund.
* If you need to check in after 8:00 pm please let us know
* We reserve the right to make room changes due to unforeseen circumstances.
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About the neighborhood
We are located between Captain Cook and Kealakekua. Close to the Captain Cook monument hiking trail and only minutes from Kealakekua Bay with great kayaking and snorkeling, often with dolphins. Nearby other attractions are boat rides, manta ray snorkeling, diving, golf and an ancient Hawaiian village. There are plenty of restaurants nearby.

GPS position: +19° 29' 42.34", -155° 55' 16.08"

Directions to the Rainbow B&B:
We are located at 81-6327 Mamalahoa Hwy, about 15 miles south of Kona. 20 from airport.
If coming from Kona, we are located after Kealakekua, but before Captain Cook and on the Right before the first road (Napoopoo) leading down to Kealakekua bay. There is a kayak rental just before and a Chevron station opposite our driveway.
If coming from the...
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How to get there
Airport: Kona KOA: 19.9 mi
We are located between Kealakekua and Captain Cook. Opposite the Shell gas station on the ocean side (mauka). Right before the new Napoopoo Rd intersection, if coming from Kona. Our sign is along the Mamalahoa Hwy, the Hawaii Belt Road. 81-6327 Mamalahoa is our street address...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 mi.
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