Whale Watch Way

United States / Hawaii / The Big Island

Whale Watch Way, also known as "Hale Nana Kohola" is a 4,500-square-foot, four-bedroom, architectural masterpiece on the beach in beautiful Puako.

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Kayaking and snorkeling only steps away in pristine clear coral reefs where Humpback whales come to breed from January to April and the sea turtles reside year round. Oceanside 360-degree infinity pool.

This home offers two master suites with king-size beds, two guest bedrooms (queen-size beds) with their own baths, a media room with a bath, an open living, dining and gourmet kitchen area with cathedral ceilings that opens to a huge, covered lanai adjacent to the 46-foot, 360-degree, infinity pool.

Each bedroom, including the living and media rooms, has a large flat-screen TV (six in total) complete with an advanced audio system that can accept individual iPod music selections (bring your iPod).

Both master suites are complete with two lavatories, tub, shower, seperate toilet rooms with bidets and large walk-in closets.

The large modern gourmet kitchen including a unique concrete countertop with fossil inlays and an integral sink, two Fisher & Paykel dishwasher drawers, and top of the line appliances.

  • Two refrigerators one with ice and filtered water.
  • One wine storage refrigerator.
  • Two dishwashers
  • Microwave
  • Ice maker

Great care was taken with the landscape, creating a beautiful, palm tree oasis, including a hammock stretched between two palms on the ocean side. This home is one of the few in Puako with a sandy beach right in front.

This gorgeously designed home is topped off with a third story "whale watch" retreat that offers 360-degree views across the land and ocean from the sunrise over Mauna Kea to the sunset over the Pacific Ocean.


4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms

Sleeps 6 Guests


Pool Details

Private heated infinity pool

Villa Notes

No pets allowed
Handicapped accessible: Bathrooms and showers are wheelchair accessible. The main entry is not.
Kid friendly: There is pool safety equipment
Smoking not allowed
All bookings are non-refundable
This property is compliant with Hawaii State Legislation (HB2078) for vacation rental accommodation Hawaii Tax ID: W60876295-01


Travel Dates Bedrooms Min. Night Stay Nightly Rates
USD rates above based on approximate currency conversion. Holiday dates may not be listed in rate chart. Rates are subject to change without notice. Please confirm rate, holiday dates, and currency with your Villa Specialist at time of booking.

Tax Service Charge Details *

Rates are based on 9 guests. Please add $150 per night, per additional guest.
Please add 14.962% tax to all rates
Please add a $850 cleaning fee to all rates.

Security Deposit Details


Minimum Stay Details

7 Night minimum stay.  Holiday season has a 14 night minimum stay.


A $99 Accidental Damage Waiver applies to every reservation.

Exclusive Offers

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Offer valid for new bookings made between 5/23/22 – 6/5/22 travel from 5/23/22 - 12/31/23. Valid for select pre-paid services only Service offered is subject to availability. No cash value. The value of any unused credit is non-refundable. Credit cannot be applied towards booking value. The tiers are based on the base villa cost only. Minimum spend of $5,000 applies. May not be combinable with other offers. All offers are subject to availability and may not apply to all villas or travel dates. Other restrictions may apply; please call for full details.


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