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Kipuka Cottage

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Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Volcano, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
In the Hawaiian language, a 'kipuka' is a kind of oasis. It can be an island of forest surrounded by lava fields, or an opening within a forest, or even a dwelling, a home within the forest. This is our Kipuka -- a custom-designed cottage, a vacation home for you here on Hawai'i Island (''the Big Island'') just minutes from Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Huge windows look out onto the native forest. The loft makes you feel like you're in a nest among the birds. We also have a fully-equipped kitchen and deep bathtub. We look forward to sharing our secluded cottage with you. Questions?

Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: W04894656-01
About the Owner, Bill H
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
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Olivia_on...
Zurich, Switzerland
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in January 2018

Our family of three (two adults, a four year old daughter) stayed at Kipuka Cottage for two days. We fell instantly in love with it and felt at home. As there was pouring rain in Volcano, the cozy and well-equipped house felt even cozier. We were happy to find pre-dried wood to burn in the fireplace (wood directly from outside...

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Management response:

Aloha Olivia, Thanks for taking the time to write your review. We are certainly happy you enjoyed our cozy cottage. Our door is always open to you and your family. A Hui Hou (Until Next Time), Bill

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susa195
Aschheim, Germany
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2017 for a stay in November 2017

Stayed here for three nights and loved this Cottage! Absolutely quite neighbourhood. Cosy atmosphere, nicely decorated, spacious, clean and excellently equipped cottage. Large windows on either side make you feel as if you are in the middle of the trees.The bedroom located on the upper floor with windows all around was our favourite spot. (felt like sleeping in the trees!!!)...

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Aloha S. We're so glad you loved our little nest in the rainforest. Sorry it took so long to get a fire going in the wood stove. With recent heavy rains, we've started bringing more wood inside. We hope to have you with us again one day! A Hui Hou, (Until Next Time) Bill

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ArneGeric...
Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

This place is about a 10 minute drive from Volcano's National Park. It is a beautiful cottage tugged away in the woods with maximum privacy. The unit has everything you need and is very comfortable and cozy. The picture on the website are a fair representation of the cottage. The communication with the owner was excellent. We stayed with three...

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Aloha Arne, We're happy you loved our little nest in the forest. Thanks so much for taking the time to share your thoughts. Hope to have you with us again one day! A Hui Hou (Until Next Time) Bill

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Cribs
    1 Full
    1 King
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Fees
  • One-night-only reservation: $68 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Kipuka Cottage is a 7-minute drive from Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, complete with its own erupting volcano which you can drive up to and safely watch from several park viewing places. There are also many miles of hikes, ranging from short walks to back-country camping treks up the mountain and down to the sea.

Also, just a few minutes from our Kipuka Cottage is friendly little Volcano village, with two general stores, and a few good restaurants ranging from fine continental dining and Thai cuisine to takeout sandwiches and soups. If you're here on a Sunday, don't miss the community market at Cooper Center with lots of fresh and prepared local dishes and products.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Hilo International Airport: 40.0 km
There are two airports on our island. Hilo International is closer, about 40 km (25 miles) from Kipuka Cottage. On the other side of the island is the Kona Airport, which is a good 2-plus hours' drive away. When you make your reservation, we will send you detailed driving instructions (a car is essential) and GPS coordinates.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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