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Mele Kohola
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Mele Kohola
Mele Kohola means Whale Song. You'll often hear them during humpback season!
Mele Kohola sits at the ocean's edge in the beautiful Puna district just south of Hilo
Soak in the hot tub while gazing at the ocean after a day of adventuring
There's an ocean view from almost every room at Mele Kohola
Mele Kohola is beautifully furnished and professionally decorated
Living room upstairs with ocean views and huge TV
Dining area just off of the kitchen
Upgraded kitchen with counter and table dining areas
The kitchen provides all the necessities - all you need is the food.
Ocean view from dining and living areas
There's a workspace for your laptop if you must work during your stay.
There's also a chaise lounge for when you need a break :-)
Shower over tub in one of Mele Kohola's three bathrooms
One of the bedrooms offers twin beds
Upstairs, the master bedroom has wonderful ocean views and a private bathroom
A gorgeous Korean hardwood stair step dresser in the master bedroom is just one of the impressive furnishings
Master bathroom
Master bathroom
Master bedroom and twin bedroom across the hall
The cove in front of Mele Kohola is a favorite among the humpback whales who visit every winter.
Downstairs is a third bathroom
Shower and tub in bathroom #3
The lower level has a second dining area and living room
There's a convenient kitchenette downstairs too.
The second living room downstairs offers another TV and DVD player, and of course, more ocean views!
Downstairs, there's another master bedroom with queen bed
Style, comfort and plenty of space
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Keaau, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
Whales jump just outside! Mele Kohola means 'Singing Whale' in Hawaiian and they will entertain you day and night (in season, of course, December-March). Even when the whales are not in season, you'll enjoy the unobstructed bi-coastal views with waves crashing against the sea wall. There is a view from almost every room in the house including the front and back lanais. The ocean in front of Mele Kohola is very deep and the coastline is shaped in a gentle cove tempting the whales and dolphins to play very close to shore.
Once inside, you will see the pride and care taken in the classy, upscale, tropical decor, with lots of room for a large family but cozy enough for a romantic getaway. Guests love the oversized chaise lounge and extra-high king bed. If you must work, there is an office provided for you with a roomy desk and hig...
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About the Manager, Hawaii Holiday Vacation Rentals
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Feb 2009
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 734 reviews and 52 properties
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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This was an awesome location overlooking the ocean, and listening to the waves at night. It was very quiet and peaceful - a restful place to get re-energized. The layout of the house was perfect for our family, and provided the privacy we all needed at times during our busy vacation. However, I recommend these things for the housekeeper: linens,...

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Angela S
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 for a stay in October 2015

On my first stay in Hawaii I stayed in this house. I fell in love with hawaii. I couldnt have dreamed of a better place to stay..the house was nice size very clean perfect hawaiian house. I stay oct 2014 when hurricane came near and wow it was amazing.

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JennA0426
Ocala, Florida
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23 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2015 for a stay in April 2015

We stayed here on the first leg of our honeymoon. The house was perfect. It had everything we needed and a view that could not be beat. The house was clean and wonderfully furnished. Being from FL we were a little concerned about the lack of a/c, but the breeze through the open sliding door on the top floor was...

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Management response:

Thank you for your very kind words. The alarm system is an ongoing issue. According to the alarm company, the salt air that close to the ocean just chews up their electronics. At least that's the excuse they use with us for why they have to replace controller boards and sensors and other pieces so often. We're very sorry about...

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Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • DVD Player
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (3)
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    3 Unknown types
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Showing rates for up to guests.
Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
$158
US$115
$1,050
US$765
6 Jan 2018 -
31 Mar 2018
Winter Season
3 nights
$211
US$154
$1,406
US$1,025
1 Apr 2018 -
8 Apr 2018
Merrie Monarch Festival
3 nights
$240
US$175
$1,592
US$1,160
16 Dec 2018 -
5 Jan 2019
Holiday
5 nights
$211
US$154
$1,405
US$1,024
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $240 / stay - Fee
  • Tax on Fees: $41 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Protection Plan: $48 / stay - Fee
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Whales jump just outside! Mele Kohola means 'Singing Whale' in Hawaiian and they will entertain you day and night (in season, of course, December-March). Even when the whales are not in season, you'll enjoy the unobstructed bi-coastal views with waves crashing against the sea wall. There is a view from almost every room in the house including the front and back lanais. The ocean in front of Mele Kohola is very deep and the coastline is shaped in a gentle cove tempting the whales and dolphins to play very close to shore.
Once inside, you will see the pride and care taken in the classy, upscale, tropical decor, with lots of room for a large family but cozy enough for a romantic getaway. Guests love the oversized chaise lounge and extra-high king bed. If you must work, there is an...
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