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50 Steps to North Shore's Best Private Beach! Call for small group discount.

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 14 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 - 14 nights

About the property

4 BR, 2.5 BA House (sleeps 8) and 1 BR Guest House (Sleep 2)

A classic plantation style home, this Haena beach house, known as Hale Pulelehu'a (The Butterfly House), is a wonderful place for your family & friends to experience the island lifestyle on the North Shore of Kauai. Immaculately cared for, Island art & historic photographs help create a serene environment that ensures a memorable experience.

The Hale Pulelehu'a (The Butterfly House) is lovingly cared for and provides easy access to all of the activities of Kauai's North Shore. A scenic ten minute drive past historic Hanalei town and only one and a half miles from the end of the road at Ke'e Beach and the start of the breathtaking Kalalau Trail and the famed Napali coast is found. Directly across the street from the home is one of the most beautiful private sandy beaches on the north shore. World famous Tunnel's Beach, which is one of the finest seasonal snorkel and surf locations is a spectacular 5-10 minute beach stroll away. Right down the road on the ocean you can dine at the Mediterranean Gourmet Restaurant or visit the Napali Art Gallery and Coffee House with some of the best coffee on the island.

You will also be able to enjoy historic Hanalei town, where you will find restaurants offering sushi, burgers, vegan dining, fresh fish, Pacific Rim, pizza, Brazilian, and tapas. Several restaurants have been featured in Food and Wine and Gourmet Magazine. Also, don't miss the Hawaiian Shave Ice.

Hanalei has a variety of charming boutiques and services, including yoga and massage, as well as shops to rent kayaks, snorkel gear, or bikes. You can fish and kayak at the Hanalei pier and river. There is seasonal world class surfing as well.

Princeville is 15 minutes from the house and offers golf, zip-lining tours, horseback riding, jungle waterfall kayak trips, shopping, and more.

Features of Hale O'Pulelehu'a:

One Master Suite with king bed and private bathroom

Two Guest Bedrooms with queen beds

One bedroom with two twin beds

A wide-open floor plan with vaulted ceilings that is great for family or gracious entertaining.

The large, well appointed kitchen can accommodate the entire family and has a large island/bar with seating for meals

The great room includes a dining room and living room that open to the lanai

Other amenities include: Outdoor shower, barbeque grill, Wireless High Speed Internet, quality linens, beach chairs, umbrella, and beach towels.

One bedroom guest house- guest house cannot be rented separately from the main house

TVNC-1238- County of Kauai Vacation Rental Permit

24 hour on island contact- Debbie Webb 808-652-8267

Keywords:Main house and guest house combined can accommodate up to 10 persons, Tunnels, Haena, Kauai, North Shore, Na Pali Coast, Golf, Kite Boarding, Yoga, Surfing, Hiking, Snorkeling, Hale Pulelehu'a

More Details

Owner
Bill Morgan
Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
15 February, 2017

Why Bill Morgan chose Kauai

I have been returning to Kauai since first living here in 1975. Hale Pulelehu'a is located on the best beach on the entire island of Kauai. We designed Hale Pulelehu'a to appeal to our multi-generational family. The house is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the North Shore and is close to so many great activities. There are so many spectacular things to do within walking distance of the house that you may not even need to get in your car!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Haena in Hawaii

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Detached Unit - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , One bedroom guest house
  • King size beds (1) Master bedroom, Queen size Beds (2) 2 bedrooms, Twin or Single Beds (2) one bedroom, Baby Cribs (1) Pak n Play and High Chair are available at Hale Pulelehu'a
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Cable TV with high speed internet access, DVD and CD player, Beach equipment includes towels, mats, chairs, boogie boards, and cooler, Private outdoor shower, covered area downstairs includes barbecue and 400 square foot sitting area

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(61 traveller reviews)

50 Steps to North Shore's Best Private Beach! Call for small group discount.
average rating of 4.9836063 based on 61 reviews
5

Great house for a family

  • 5 of 5

Our family of eight adults and two kids stayed at this house for a week. It exceeded our expectations. Each bedroom was super comfortable. The kitchen was so big and well stocked. We cooked dinner every night and even had a private chef come one night. The house was so clean and seemed very new and up to date. It was a 1 minute walk to the beach. Unfortunately the waves at the beach were too big for our group, because it was winter, so we usually drove to hanalei bay for beach time. The house is well stocked with ice chests, boogie boards, beach towels and many other beach accessories! Bill, the owner, was extremely accommodating and available to answer any questions we had. Without a doubt we would stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The place was Fantastic !

  • 5 of 5

This was my third stay here. This home is very clean, open, spacious, and well maintained. This place hits all the marks. It is as close to the beach without being on the beach. It has privacy. It has a nice breeze. I love the outside showers. The kitchen has a large area for cooking and preparing along with a long counter with bar chairs. The whole house has a great aloha feeling. You can hear the waves. We took the bikes(provided) to ride to the end of the road each morning. Walked to the beach for a swim. Great place to unwind and get refocused. It is a very low key area. I go to Hawaii often and I feel this home and location is one of the best. I highly recommend. Hopefully it does not get too hard to reserve. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Better than expected in every way!

  • 5 of 5

Our group stayed over Thanksgiving for 9 days. In person the house is better than the pictures indicate. It's more spacious and well appointed with everything we needed to make our stay comfortable: beach towels and toys, kitchen is fully stocked with all cooking equipment, nice covered parking, and the guest house (tree house) was close but private. It really is 50 steps to the beach, and the beach was amazing and virtually private. A short 10 minute walk down the beach leads to tunnels beach, which is great snorkeling. The amazing views of the coast are had from all around! It's a short 5 minute drive to Hanalei--this quaint village on a beautiful sandy beach perfect for surfing, kayaking, and beach going. The owners were amazing to work with and communicated well throughout the process. We'll be back!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Beach Retreat

  • 5 of 5

This property is perfect for a large group. They do not lie when they say "steps from the beach". I love this part of the North Shore. It's real quiet and chill and only a couple miles away from the Napali Coast trail head. The house is very well stocked for anything needed for a beach day. I was very impressed with the guest house in the back which is equipped with its own outdoor shower. I honestly couldn't ask for anything more and Bill the owner was so easy to work with. This house is highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great for families and those who want to get away

  • 5 of 5

This is a great clean well appointed house with plenty of room and good communal space for families to hang out. Had everything we needed to both nest and explore. Very beautiful setting on quiet dirt road street, with access to beautiful beach across the street (but a little too choppy for swimming when we visited). A great place to stay if you want to explore Napali coast - 10 mins from end of the road beach and hiking trail. A little isolated for those who want to be in the swing of things - 15 min drive over 7 one lane bridges back to Hanalei, but we got used to that (and a little coffee shop and bar are located at the other end of the dirt road). They had high chair and pack n play which was great. We did try shipping some baby items but they got sent back after reaching the island so don't count on that. Overall, very pleasant and satisfying stay.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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New York, NY
5

Absolutely Incredible House

  • 5 of 5

A group of 9 young professionals travelled from all over the US to stay in this house for a friend's wedding. We had an absolutely fabulous time. Both the main house and the "tree house" were beautiful and exactly as described. Everything we needed was provided, including bedding, towels, washer/dryer, and even some watersports equipment. The location couldn't be better -- the house is right across the street from a spectacular beach and it's about a 10 minute drive to the nearest town. The owner and property manager were very responsive and made our stay perfect in every way. Seriously, this house is absolutely incredible!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Secret Beach
Tunnels Beach
"World class snorkeling in front of Hale Pulelehu'a and Tunnels Beach"
Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Lihue
Nearest Beach
150 Miles
Banana Beach

boogie boarding, surfing and beachcombing, Walk over 2 miles of continuous sandy beaches from Hale 'O Pulelehu'a, Hike the Na Pali coast trails, ocean and river kayaking, island boat and helicopter tours, dining and shopping in Hanalei and Princeville, golf and tennis in Princeville, World class kite boarding and windsurfing, Limahuli Botanical Gardens

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Haena, Kauai

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,535
for 7 nights
From
£593
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £68 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas 2017
20 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
14 night minimum stay
£9,965
for 14 nights
From
£684
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £68 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,888
for 3 nights
From
£502
£3,736
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £68 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £805
Cleaning fee £382
Tax Rate 13.42%

Maximum of eight guests in main house (Hale Pulelehu'a). Any additional guests are $50/night and require use of guest house. Guest house clean fee is $150.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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