Beautiful Ocean-View Studio with Secluded Beach Access on Big Island of Hawaii

Captain Cook, Hawaii (United States)

Beautiful Ocean-View Studio with Secluded Beach Access on Big Island of Hawaii

Beach Houses
1 unit
2 guest capacity
Private Bathroom

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Accommodation Description

  • Barbecue
This beautiful glamping property near Pu'uhonua o Hōnaunau National Park is a cozy studio with stunning ocean views and is separate and lockable from the main house. It has a private entrance via a side staircase. The suite rental sleeps two guests and is perfect for a romantic getaway. The furniture includes brand new organic king-size platform bed from Nest Bedding, end tables, dining table and chairs, sitting chairs, lamps, two drop leaf tables, two armoires for storage, and a futon couch.

The kitchenette is equipped with utensils, dishes, pots, pans, a blender, a pancake griddle and more. Guests can also barbecue at sunset outside on the private patio. For entertainment, there is a 19-inch DVD player along with a few good movies. Free Wi-Fi and free parking are available.

There is a self-sustaining rainwater catchment system at this glamping accommodation, so water conservation is requested and appreciated. In addition, the property is just a two-minute drive from an uncrowded black pebble beach with great snorkeling.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • King-size bed
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • Coffeemaker
  • Fridge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Deck/Patio
  • Iron
  • Toiletries
  • Dining table
  • Mosquito net
  • Linens and pillows
  • Tea kettle
  • BR/DVD player
  • Games
  • Fan
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Shared Barbecue
This glamping property offers the most amazing views of the ocean and vistas from the private and pleasant cement patio outside of the accommodation. On the patio, guests can find a picnic table, a table, and chairs to relax while enjoying the incredible views. There is also a gas barbecue grill for grilling up that great island fish or island-grown beef. Glampers will have free use of the hosts high-quality U.S. divers snorkeling equipment (with signed waiver) beach umbrella, beach cooler, chairs, sunshades, reef shoes, surfwear, noodles, beach towels, and beach mats. There is free, reliable Wi-Fi within the glamping accommodation.

This property offers spectacular sunsets in the evenings, amidst the sounds of hundreds of roosting mynah birds, (depending on the time of year). It's tranquil and dark out—and simply a great location to experience the real vibe of Authentic Kona, Hawaii.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
  • Movie theater
  • Museums
This rural, ocean-view glamping property is located between mile marker 97 and 96 in South Kona in the district of Captain Cook, Hawaii. The center of Captian Cook is approximately a 25-minute drive from the property where guests can find restaurants, markets, and shops. The studio is just a two-minute drive to a secluded, uncrowded, black pebble beach with easy access to great activities, such as snorkeling, kayaking, and swimming. Unlike beaches in town, it's very uncrowded and most days guests will have the whole beach to themselves. For glampers who love exploring, Manuka State Park Area Reserve, on the mountain side, and the King's Trail, on the ocean side, are nearby.


General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Meditation
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Yoga
  • Horseback riding
  • Whale watching
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Surfing
  • Water sports
  • Scuba diving
  • Tennis
  • ATV/Quads/4x4
  • Zip-lining
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

There is an array of activities for guests to take advantage of while glamping at this property. The beach is close by to the site and is a pebble cove with a protected bay. Guests can go snorkeling along the finger reefs (in calm conditions), which is an excellent experience. The beach is a true best-kept secret. Shore divers love this area, also known for its abundant sea life, startling pinnacles, and breathtaking coral gardens. (The Kona Aggressor dive charter parks is just to the north of the bay). Kayaking is premier and it's easy to launch (in calm conditions) from the glamping sites paved beach parking lot. The beach is about two minutes away by a steep road. Glampers can walk it but driving is recommended. Additionally, guests can go hiking along the ancient King's Trail nearby.

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is approximately one hour and 10 minutes drive from the glamping site. Guests can take a Crater Rim Drive Tour, a Ranger Tour, hike amazing trails, or go birdwatching. There are currently two live eruption sites that await the visitor. There are also many areas for guests to relax and take a picnic.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • No Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • No Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy


It is at the discretion of each individual host as to whether the booking can be rescheduled to another available date. If you cancel at any time, you will not receive any refund.

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Additional Information

Winter rates (November through April) are higher, as well as Ironman week. Christmas week (December 26 to 29) must be booked as a minimum block (it can be more nights, but not less), and the same goes for New Year's week (December 26 to January 2).

There is a refundable security deposit of $180. This must be sent by Paypal before arrival and will be held until check-out. Hawaii excise and accommodations tax is included in the rate.

There is a minimum age of 25 for renters. In addition, there is a maximum capacity of two guests, and the accommodation is not fit for babies or toddlers. One adult and one older child is, however, permitted.

The host is only interested in hosting guests who are quiet, courteous, and respectful. Unfortunately, smoking, parties, events, unregistered (additional) guests, and pets are not allowed at this glamping property.

Guests should book carefully and consider taking out travel insurance as there are no refunds.

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