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Alaihi Country Living w/ Modern Luxuries. Just STEPS from Waimanalo Beach!

Bedrooms 5
Separate WCs1
Space 3,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2-Story House: 5 Beds + 1 Twin Bed + 5 Baths + PAU HANA ROOM (Sleeps 10 - 12)

E Komo Mai (Welcome) to Paradise. Located in a quiet neighborhood just steps from stunning Waimanalo Beach. Perfect for a larger group, multi-generational family, or two families. “Alaihi Hale” is set up as TWO homes with a recreation room in the middle. This charming country home delivers something for everyone and is certain to be your ideal home away from home.

We do not live on location but are available 24/7 for our guests' needs and requests. Our homes are fully furnished with everything you need for an ideal Hawaiian vacation! We are delighted to be able to continue to provide a truly Aloha spirit inspired vacation to new friends of our ever-growing Ohana!

This home has been remodeled to provide clean, safe and efficient accommodations for families visiting Hawai’i.

We are a secured, gated property. Air conditioning, new fans, plantation-style shades and tropical breezes keep you cool.


5 Bedrooms each with a King Size Bed

1Twin Size Bed

1 1/2 Bathroom

3 full bathrooms

1 Changing room with a sink and shower

2 Fully Equipped Kitchens

2 Dining Rooms

2 Living Rooms with Multiple

Seating Areas

2 Outdoor Patio (Lanai) lounging areas

2 BBQ Areaʻs

1 Hammock in the backyard

A Recreation Room with Ping Pong Table,

Hot Tub

A Sports TV Viewing Area

2 TV’s Including (1) 4K HD Big Screen

Laundry Room with Washer & Dryer

Beachgear: Snorkels, Masks,

Fins,Boogie Boards,

Beach Chairs, PAC-n-Plays,

Booster Seat, High Chair

On your stroll down to the beach, enticing ocean breezes and views of ISLANDS off the coast dot the ocean scape. Mañana aka Rabbit Island, Kaohikaipu aka Black Rock Island, Mokulua Islands, and Moku Manu Island…! The Hawaiian sunrise welcomes you each and every day of the year from this beach access. Plan your days at the beach snorkeling, sea shell hunting or just lounging & sunbathing.

Designated parking available for 2-3 vehicles.

The 1/2 acre yard is filled with tropical

flora and fauna, swaying coconut palms and exotic flowers.

We invite you to sleep comfortably on our brand new Serta mattresses & high thread count cotton sheets.

Charcoal BBQ pit with a complimentary bag of self-starting charcoal is provided for all your outdoor cooking needs. This property is breathtaking and you will not want to leave… A common refrain from our guests is “it’s better than the pictures!!!” Come experience our little slice of “Heaven on Earth…”


We can sleep up to 22 at Beachfront Villas. Messsge us today to find out more! WĒ CAN'T WAIT TO INTRODUCE YOU TO OUR HOMES :)


House, Air-Conditioned, Open-Air, Upstairs, King-Sized Bed, Foldout Bed, Private, Washer, Drier, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Parking, Serenity, Home Away from Home, Waimanalo, Lanikai, Kailua, Hawaii Kai, Hanauma Bay, Mountains, Ocean, Beaches, Golf Courses, BBQ, Dining Area, Lanai / Porch, Island Style, Pristine, Country, Close to Town, Beautiful, Unforgettable, Honeymoon, Hammock,

*Holiday rates may apply

*Nightly rates may vary depending on time of stay, time of booking, occupancy, and any applied discounts

*Strict 'No Pets' policy enforced

TAT Tax ID: W66794751-01

More Details

Kalia Kalama
Member since: 2006
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 August, 2018

About Kalia Kalama

From the owner:

I grew up in Waimanalo and raised my 3 children there as well. My family enjoys surfing, kayaking, boogie boarding, sailing, fishing and long walks on the beach. We love and respect of the ocean and have a special affinity for Waimanalo Beach and Windward Oahu. We hope you and your family will enjoy this beautiful home as much as we do! We feel blessed to be able to share the ALOHA and open our homes to other families looking to relax and unwind in beautiful Hawaii-Nei.

Kalia Kalama purchased this house in 2016

Why Kalia Kalama chose Waimanalo Beach

From the owner:

My family and I cherish Waimanalo and the ability to get away from the city and enjoy the peacefulness of the countryside, unwind on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world and still be minutes away from great restaurants, shopping, the cinema and all major Hawaii attractions

Mahalo Nui Loa for visiting Waimanalo, Hawaii!

What makes this house unique

See our REVIEWS! This home is a rare gem because of the location, amazing amenities, quiet & comfort, history, & pleasant home-away-from-home comforts :) COME VISIT TODAY!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Waimanalo Beach in Honolulu County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • near the sea ...
  • rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Upstairs
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Upstairs
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Downstairs
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Downstairs
    Bathroom 4 - Shower Enclosure , Downstairs
  • 5 Bathrooms: 2 Upstairs (1 COMBO shower / bath & 1 WALKIN shower) & 3 Downstairs (1 COMBO shower / bath, 1 WALKIN shower & 1 toilet / sink only)
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Upstairs
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Upstairs
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , California King Downstairs
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Downstairs
  • (4) King Sized Beds & (1) California King-Sized Bed + (1) Convertible Twin Bed: Sleeps (6) Guests Upstairs & (5) Guests Downstairs. Multiple Couches & Seating Available.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • luaus
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
House, Air-Conditioned, Open-Air, Upstairs, King-Sized Bed, Foldout Bed, Private, Washer, Drier, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Parking, Serenity, Home Away from Home, Waimanalo, Lanikai, Kailua, Hawaii Kai, Luau, Hanauma Bay, Mountains, Ocean, Beaches, Golf Courses, BBQ, Dining Area, Lanai / Porch, Island Style, Pristine, Sea Life Park, Country, Close to Town, Beautiful, Unforgettable, Honeymoon, Hammock,


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Alaihi Country Living w/ Modern Luxuries. Just STEPS from Waimanalo Beach!
average rating of 4.703704 based on 27 reviews

Plenty of space for family reunion

  • 4 of 5

My extended family and I (13 of us) rented the home for a family wedding that we attended in Hawaii. There was plenty of space. The home is actually two separate houses connected by a center family/ living room with a hot tub in the middle of that room! Interesting location for a hot tub but the kids had fun soaking in the hot tub at the same time they watched tv! The kitchen in the house in the front of the property was where we kept all our food becuase it was closest to the front door. But this part of the house which had much more natural light was very hot. To use the other kichen, which is cooler, but much darker, would’ve meant schlepping all the groceries through the front house to the back house. Air conditioning was only available in the bedrooms. although there were ceiling fans in most of the common areas, it still got very hot and stuffy even with all the windows open. Instead of relaxing in the common areas, people took refuge in their own bedrooms to get some relief from the heat of the rest of the home, which kind of defeats the purpose of a family reunion. A few things needed fixing shortly after we arrived and Kalia was quick to respond and make the necessary repairs. The home could’ve been a bit cleaner. There were many squished cockroaches and bugs on the floors where the electrical outlets were located and under the furniture. We caught 3 huge live cockroaches while we were there, but they may have gotten into the house when we had the doors open. The bedrooms were nice and cool with the overhead fans and AC and the beds, pillows and linens on the beds were very comfortable. The home is located just down the street from the beach, just a few minutes walk. The beach itself was pretty nice with good waves for boogie boarding, but there was a lot of trash on the beach which washed onto shore from other places. The locals and visitors try to gather some of the trash and stack it up in piles along the beach, for hopefully someone to gather eventually. The house had a storage area in the back where there were plenty of beach chairs and boogie boards to use, which was nice. There was not a lot of places to eat in the immediate area, but Kailua is only about 10-15 minutes away where there is a foodland and plenty of restaurants. In general, we were satisfied with the house for our large group.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The perfect house in the perfect location with the best host ever.

Very Clean, and safe

Kitchens perfectly suited for home cooking

Lots of beach towels and gear ready to go

Large yard with hammock

Couldn’t ask for any better

Thank you!!!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Sara, It was a joy to be able and accommodate you and your family on this vacation. We look forward to your future return, Hope your return flight home was great! See you next time. Aloha, Kalia Kalama Property Manager Beachfront Villas Hawaii
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Perfect vacation home for our extended family

  • 5 of 5

Spacious, convenient, relaxing, comfortable home for vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Joon Hong and her family were terrific guests to host. They were conscientious and meticulous in the care for the home. It will be a joy to have them return again. Thank you for being great guests. Aloha, Kalia Kalama Property Manager Beachfront Villas Hawaii
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Wonderful house with great beach access!

  • 5 of 5

My family of 12 rented this house for five nights in June of 2018. It was perfect for our needs! We had plenty of room for both sleeping and living together. The kitchens were nicely stocked with all of our basic necessities The beach was ideal - beautiful and very private. Our only disappointment was that the house did get very hot during the day. Fortunately, all of the bedrooms are nicely cooled by room air-conditioners, so everyone slept well at night. This house is a definite "do-again" for us!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The Gandenbergers were full of fun and energy and were great to host. They were very conscientious at keeping the property in great shape. It is a joy to have families and groups like the Gandenbergers stay and enjoy themselves. They are always welcome back....have a great rest of your Summer. Aloha, Kalia Kalama Property Manager Beachfront Villas Hawaii
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House is a good size and close to beach

  • 3 of 5

The house was the perfect size for our family of 6 adults and 3 children. It was great that the bedrooms were air-conditioned as well as having ceiling fans, however, the dining area in the back of the house could also use a fan. We loved being close to the beach. We were told the house had 2 pack-n-plays, but found that the box for one in a bedroom closet was empty, and the one in another closet had tears in the mesh and was not safe for a baby. We had to buy 2 pack-n-plays at Target for our use and asked to be reimbursed. Either the contact information in the check-in instructions was incorrect or no one monitored them. During the time we were there, I tried to call twice, but no one answered and voicemail was not set up. I sent two emails and never received a response. The house could also use a thorough cleaning. It was very dirty under furniture, which we discovered when the kids played with their toys. We got rid of several large cockroaches and saw some ants in one of the cabinets.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great extended family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great vacation location, close to the beach, and very comfortable for an extended family. We had three families - parents [grandparents], 2 daughters and their families.

Kitchens nicely equipped. Great patio to cool off, enjoy the breeze and relax. Nice backyard for kids to play. Comfortable beds. SHORT [approx 120 yds] walk to the beach.

Little bit misleading about number of bathrooms. Only one toilet for two bedrooms in front portion of house. Three toilets for 3 bedrooms in back portion of house. One of the listed 5 bathrooms is probably the 'shower only' attached to the rec room.

Advertised as equipped with beach equipment. None we could locate, so we bought and left for future guests: 3 boogie boards, 3 beach chairs, and sand toys. We also bought and left for future guests to use - charcoal for bbq, and extra paper products.

Overall, a nice clean and comfortable family vacation home ideally placed close to a wonderful and uncrowded beach. My family and I appreciate the opportunity to stay there for a week and would definitely recommend it for your consideration.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Bill and Family, It was great to host you all. Apologies for not making the beach gear available. I may have over looked not providing the combo for the beach gear closet in the car port. So sorry. However, I truly appreciate that you were able to truly enjoy the area, the solitude of the beach, the yard, patio and the Tradewinds. You are welcome at Beachfront Villas Hawaii anytime. Thank you for being mindful of caring for the property. Again, thank you and best regards. Aloha, Kalia Kalama Property Manager
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Honolulu International Airport ~ 25 minutes away
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Kona Brewing in Hawaii Kai & Kalapawai in Kailua
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Hawaii Kai Golf Course / Olomana Golf Links
Nearest Motorway
Kalanianaole Hwy: 2 lanes take you all around Oahu
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
LOCAL restaurants in Waimanalo Kailua & Hawaii Kai
Nearest Beach
Waimanalo Beach: 4 mailboxes away!/Bellows Beach
Car: recommended

Our homes offer the best of both worlds: old Hawaiian style cottage living with all the modern amenities needed (plus more!). We provide authentic island style accommodations near the beach, away from the hustle & bustle of Waikiki. We are in the small country town of Waimanalo, but are still just 15 minutes to Kailua Beach & Lanikai Beach, 25 minutes to Honolulu Town & Diamond Head, 45 minutes to Pearl Harbor & a 1 hour drive to the infamous North Shore. Waimanalo is home to one of the World’s most beautiful beaches as well as a few locally owned & operated restaurants & shops.

When you step out on to the beach; you’ll see a heavenly view of Rabbit Island & the infamous Waimanalo ocean blues plus the majestic Ko’olau Mountain Range!

Enjoy your morning coffee (we recommend Hawai’i-grown Kona) & sunrise on the beach. Be sure to be on the lookout for our Hawaiian sea turtle ohana! The endangered “Honu” aka Hawaiian Sea Turtles love playing in the crashing waves of the Pacific…

During winter months (December to March) keep your eyes open for Humpback Whales!

Waimanalo Beach offers some of the SAFEST swimming & MOST SUPERB snorkeling in the Hawaiian Islands! The natural reef & plentiful native corals & fish provide protection to our coastlines & a plethora of color under the sea, sure to captivate you & your family… Some favorite guests seen from the area include: the State Fish; Humuhumunukunukuapua’a & State Mammal; the endangered Hawaiian Monk Seal. We provide snorkels, fins & masks plus fishing gear upon request.

Waimanalo Bay Beach & Makapu’u Beach, both world-renowned for body surfing & are two of Oahu’s top boogie boarding beaches for beginners, are less than 2 miles from our homes PLUS we provide boogie boards for your use so you’re all good to go!

We LOVE our FREE CONCIERGE services from SeekSpot! Ask us or our SeekSpot Ohana about: Hiking, Beach-Combing, Meditation, Outdoor or Indoor Yoga, Scuba Diving,

Mountain Climbing, Horse-Back Riding, Sailing, Whale Watching, Bird Watching, Scenic Drives, Surfing, Paddling, Stand-Up Paddle Boarding, Golf or Minature Golf, Waterfalls, Sauna & Spa, Botanical Gardens, Restaurants, Shopping, Site-Seeing, Luaus, Historical Museums & MORE!

You’re in the perfect location to explore these activities & so much more without compromising authentic Hawaiian paradise & serenity!

Whether this is your 1st or 50th stay here in Hawai’i, we guarantee you’ll be impressed & won’t want to wait to book your next stay! Our guests all state… THE PICTURES DON’T DO OUR HOMES JUSTICE! :)


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Waimanalo Beach, Hawaii

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £45 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £195.33
Cleaning Fee £429.72 + Tax

We may be open to a stay less than our 3 day minimum if our calendar allows - please ask :-)


Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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