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Black Sand Hideaway ( on the Big Island)

Living Room with new queen-size sleeper sofa
5.0 of 5 bubbles
6 reviews
Living Room with new queen-size sleeper sofa
Dining Room
Listen to the ocean and watch whales from the lanai
Newly remodeled kitchen
Bedroom with cal. king bed
Pool and spa area
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Pahala, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
This is a true one-bedroom unit, not a small studio unit that is (often) described as a one-bedroom unit.

This unit at Colony One, Sea Mountain, on the Big Island, (Hawaii Island), has a king-size bed in the bedroom on the lower level, and the living room, dining and kitchen on the upper level. There are great views of the sunrise from the lanai, from where you can also hear and watch the ocean. Punalu'u black sand beach is a 15-minute walk from the front door.
The living room contains a queen-size sleeper sofa that comfortably sleeps an additional two people. It has an airy vaulted ceiling with a ceiling fan. The living room has a 37' flat-screen TV.The fully-equipped and recently remodeled kitchen contains a dishwasher and a clothes washer for your convenience.

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About the Owner, James, Susan R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : May 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 6 reviews and 1 property
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Jane M
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The unit was clean, very comfortable,quiet, everything you might need is there! If you want a quiet, comfortable place to stay, this is it, but it is definitely a long ways from the "action" of shopping etc - very close to the amazing volcano!!

Portland, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Our vacation was outstanding, starting with this condo. Photos don't do it justice--what a wonderful place to stay...so well placed, clean, thoughtfully decorated, peaceful. And so affordable! We'll be back!

Greg D
Jacksonville, Florida
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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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Great location in the Kau district if you are looking to get away from the tourism industry of Kona. The place is exactly as it is pictured online. View from the balcony is spectacular. Condo is outfitted with everything you could possibly need. Well taken care of and clean. Easy drive to Volcano National Park. Quaint towns nearby to satisfy...

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
Jan 6, 2017 -
Mar 31, 2017
High Season
5 nights
  • Cleaning fee: $90 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Hawaii levies taxes on all 'transient accommodations' (Short term rental properties). Transient Accommodation Tax and General Excise Tax, together, are the 13.42% mentioned above. Utility fees are only for those staying longer than one month.Check In time is 3 PM Check Out time is 10 AM. If you need to modify these times, you must contact the owner. If you leave later than 10 AM or arrive earlier than 3 PM without permission, you will be charged a penalty of up to the cost of an additional day.
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How to get there
Airport: Hilo, HI: 57.8 mi
Ferry: Kona Airport: 73.9 mi
Driving directions to 95 Ninole Loop Rd, Pahala, HI 96777<BR>Kona International Airport<BR>Head east on Keahole Airport Rd toward Paoo St<BR>0.5 mi<BR>Take the 2nd right onto HI-19<BR>6.9 mi<BR>Continue onto HI-11/Hawaii Belt Rd<BR>Continue to follow HI-11<BR>56.4 mi<BR>Turn right onto HI-11/Hawaii Belt Rd<BR>9.3 mi<BR>Turn right onto Ninole Loop Rd<BR>Destination will be on the left<BR>0.4 mi<BR><BR>Check in is at 3PM and Check out is at 10 AM<BR><BR><BR>Hilo International Airport<BR>Head northeast on Kekuanaoa Pl<BR>269 ft<BR>Take the 1st right to stay on Kekuanaoa Pl<BR>0.2 mi<BR>Turn right toward Airport Rd<BR>315 ft<BR>Slight left onto A... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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