Looking to experience an active, fun and chillin' place outside of Waikiki on the canal with a pool and kayaks? Then place is for you. Get the best of both worlds! Stay home in this private, super cheery place, float in the pool (just for you) or take the house kayaks out for a spin. Then head out and enjoy the many nearby island activities like Kokohead Crater, Hanauma Bay, Makapu'u Lighthouse and Sandy's Beach (with our beach gear.) Our goal is to share aloha and make your stay here memorable!
Looking for a great location outside of Waikiki to enjoy Oahu? This could be it! Start and end your day in a bright, comfortable, charming 400 sq ft studio with kitchenette, private entrance and no hassle parking so you can get in and out and enjoy the island! Or stay at home, take the kayaks out, dip in the pool or just relax on a lounge chair enjoying the sun or sunset along the canal.
Within a 5-10 minute drive you can:
Kayak out to the ocean or around the canals
Swim/Walk out to a sandbar at low tide
Hike Kokohead Crater (1100 steps and what an amazing view!)
Snorkel at phenomenal Hanauma Bay
Body surf at Sandy's beach
Rent wave runners or see a movie at Koko Marina Center
Para-glide along the coast (URL HIDDEN)
Hike Makapu'u Lighthouse Walk and spot whales (Oct-Apr - depending)
Chill out on a blanket at some of the most beautiful beach front in the islands (beach gear available) Ask us for suggestions.
In between all this activity? Eating of course!
Stock up at home from Costco, Safeway or Longs
Breakfast at Koa Pancake House or Moena's Cafe
Lunch at Teddy's Bigger Burgers or Paina Cafe
Grab a happy-hour margarita at Cha-Cha-Cha's Salsaria or a beer at The Shack
Dinner at famous Roy's Restaurant, Kona Brewing or dozens of other nearby great spots
And don't forget the sweet treats like Jamba Juice smoothies, Fabulous Bubble Drinks and shaved ice at Kokonuts or luscious ice cream at Bubbie's Ice Cream Shop
All of this and you are still within 20 minutes of Diamond Head or Waikiki for the beach, surf lessons, shopping and lots of other dining options.Separate, private entrance to this large 400+ sq ft studio equipped with kitchenette. Come and go to snorkeling, hiking and exploring some of the most fabulous views on the island. Plus, close to shopping and fun dining on the water.
There is something for everyone within just a few minutes.
Interaction with guests
I and my lovely friends Steven and Tea are available (always by phone or text) anytime if you have any issues or you want ideas on what to do.
Other things to note
During your stay there may be other guests on the opposite side of the house who will also have access to the kayaks down by the dock.
We want you to have a fabulous time AND we hope that you respect your space and our home. We care about our property and our neighbors. Quiet time is between 9pm and 8am weekdays to respect those living nearby and going to work (the thing you left to relax by the pool... ;-)
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