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Guest Cottage with Swimming Pool

Guest Cottage with Swimming Pool

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths

This property was the residence of a former sugar plantation estate. Buildings and trees are 120 years old, surrounded by orchards and jungle.
It is rich in history and has preserved its unique ambiance.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in time is flexible
Check out by 2PM


58 Reviews

Glen User Profile
May 2018
Staying at Gisella's was like being in paradise. The cottage was amazing and the grounds were absolutely beautiful. The location was great-close enough to see all the local attractions but secluded enough to enjoy privacy. We loved seeing(and hearing) all the animals that were ri…
Val User Profile
April 2018
Imagine staying in a lush tropical setting with chickens, tree frogs & magnolia trees out your front door. The setting is magical & Gisella ensures your stay is perfect right down to the fresh eggs from her chickens!
Lisa User Profile
April 2018
This cottage is a must, a superb location set within a planation! Great for exploring Hilo and of course the Volcano National Park. Giselle was very welcoming and on hand with local tips and suggestions. The cottage was well equipped and very comfortable. Giselle delivered fresh …
Adrienne User Profile
March 2018
Charming host and place.
Ginger User Profile
March 2018
We absolutely loved staying here! The grounds were lush, lots of tropical flowers, coconut, mango, banana trees etc..and felt it looked like what a cottage in Hawaii should look like. We loved hearing the roosters in the morning and frogs at night. Gisella brought us fresh eggs …
Leslie User Profile
March 2018
This is not just a vacation rental, staying at Gisella's is a very special and unique experience. We felt like we stepped back in time a 100 years. The cottage is spacious, well maintained, with everything we needed. And then there are the amazing rain forest- like grounds; a l…
Barbara User Profile
February 2018
Gisela is a very good host. She was there to greet us and had someone to help with our luggage. Several arrangements of fresh flowers from the grounds were there to welcome us. The house has been nicely decorated, it’s a lovely old house. She was right about the sounds of nature …

Hosted by Gisella

Keaau, Hawaii, United StatesJoined in July 2013
Gisella User Profile
58 Reviews
I am from Milano, Italy, and live in Keaau, Hawaii since 25 years. Keeping Opaliuli beautiful is a 24/7 job and there is no time for anything else. It is rewarding when my guests are satisfied and enjoying their vacation.
Languages: Deutsch, English, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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