Honu O Kai - 4BR Home Ocean View + Private Pool


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Kona Private Home Rental Description

Tax ID: #TA-029-452-2880-01  Permit: #STVR-19-355698 / NUC-19-809

Please be advised that during the Ironman races on October 6th and October 8th, there will be some road closures in the Kona area which may impact traffic and driving routes during your stay. Alternate routes will be highlighted and traffic will be diverted at this time to accommodate this exciting event! We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Breathtaking Pacific Ocean and coastline views await you at Hona O Kai, which means "Turtle of the Sea." A luxurious vacation rental on the Island of Hawaii, this residence is only two miles from the beach and centrally located near the heart of Kailua-Kona town.

Experience spaciousness and comfort the moment you enter Turtle of the Sea. Panoramic ocean views are visible from almost every angle of the living room, which is stylishly furnished with plush seating throughout. Neutrally-hued with pops of Celedon and blue, the decor will instantly put you and your guests into vacation mode. Settle onto the cozy sofa and watch your favorite TV show or movie. Walk a few steps to the large sliding glass doors and step out onto the oversized lanai, where you'll notice expansive views and exhilarating ocean breezes. Equipped with tables and chairs as well as a barbecue grill, You'll love the views of the pool below, and the 180-degree views from every angle.

In the kitchen, you'll find all of the culinary essentials necessary to create a delicious meal. Additional seating for four at the large island combined with the open-concept design, allows you to easily converse with your guests while whipping up your favorite snack or a refreshing tropical smoothie. The large separate dining room with seating for six provides additional seating and is the perfect space for hosting a dinner party.

Enjoy a restful night of sleep in the posh master bedroom which features beautiful earth-toned decor, a ceiling fan, and a soft king-sized bed. Open the large sliding glass door, stroll out onto the private lanai and take in the picturesque view. When you're ready to turn in for the night, leave the doors open and let the sounds of nature gently lull you to sleep. The master bathroom features a dual vanity and a large jetted soaking tub. Downstairs you'll find a fully-furnished living area with a dining area four, a flatscreen TV and direct access to the lanai and swimming pool. Both bedrooms are furnished with cozy sleeping quarters, which include soft beds, ceiling fans, and televisions. Two bathrooms are located downstairs to provide additional space and make your stay as comfortable as possible. The larger of the guest rooms have a private lanai with a view of the landscaped yard. For your added comfort and convenience, Turtle of the Sea features a bonus room with two twin beds and a ceiling fan. Outdoors, the luxurious amenities continue as you dive into the eight-foot deep private heated pool and go for a swim. Towels are readily available, and the large deck is furnished with lounge chairs, perfect for sunning.

Located in proximity to downtown Kailua-Kona, you'll find an abundance of fun and outdoor adventure just outside your front door. You'll love exploring the area and its many significant Hawaiian cultural landmarks. Both the Hulihee Palace and the Mokuaikaua Church are located on Ali'i Drive. King Kamehameha I spent his last years living near the current site of what is now the King Kamehameha's Kona Beach Hotel, until his passing in 1819. The Ahu'ena Heiau, located on the grounds of the hotel, is a reconstructed temple rebuilt by the late king and is on the register of National Historic Landmarks.

People and cruise ship watch from the Kailua-Kona Pier, where you'll have access to Hawaii's best scuba diving, big-game fishing, kayaking, and dolphin and whale watching. Visit the famous farmers market. Enjoy a shave ice or a cup of Kona coffee. Dine on a light snack or a gourmet meal, buy an inexpensive souvenir or a piece of fine art, book an activity, go for a swim or hang out at the beach. The pier is the official starting and finishing point of the Ironman World Championship (held annually in October), and a great place to watch the sunset. Everything you want and need is readily available in the heart of Kailua-Kona town. Turtle of the Sea is a beautiful vacation rental located on the Island of Hawaii. It is an ideal vacation home and the perfect place to stay while you explore the many natural wonders this island has to offer, such as Volcanoes National Park, Mauna Kea Observatory and more.

Permit Number: STVR # 19-355698 / NUC-19-809 . Tax Number: TA-029-452-2880-01.

Features and Amenities


  • Ocean View: Ocean View


  • 4 Bedroom Private Home
  • 3 full bathrooms
  • Ocean View
  • A/C
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Balcony
  • Deck Furniture
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck
  • Dryer
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linens
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Washer


  • 1 king bed
  • 2 queen beds
  • 2 twin beds

On-Site Facilities

  • Private Pool
  • Grill
  • Bath Tub


  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Blender
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher


  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet Access
  • High Speed Internet Access


  • Television


  • Child Friendly
  • Minimum Age for Renters
  • No Pets
  • No Smoking


  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Diving
  • Para-gliding
  • Golf
  • Walking
  • Kayaking
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing
  • Sailing


  • Festivals
  • Sightseeing
  • Family
  • Beach
  • Romantic
  • Adventure
  • Cultural/Historic
  • Food/Wine


  • Photography
  • Fishing
  • Sightseeing
  • Shopping
  • Beach
  • Festivals
  • Food/Wine
  • Golf


  • Maximum Occupancy: 8 people
  • Maximum Cars Allowed on Property: 1 car


$425 - $1,334 per night. 30% down to hold a reservation. Balance due 90 days before check-in. 4% processing fee. Listed rates do not include tax. Holiday and peak season rates and required length of stay may be different than quoted above. Credit cards, cash, checks and wire transfers accepted. Minimum night stay varies amongst the various rental units. Many rentals have 30-night minimums.Tax ID: #TA-029-452-2880-01  Permit: #STVR-19-355698 / NUC-19-809


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