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Open Palms Plantation 'A Slice of Heaven in Paradise' Family Friendly Retreat

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Open Palms Plantation
A Slice of Heaven in Paradise
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
30 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
'A Slice of Heaven in Paradise' is what you'll find at Open Palms Plantation. Relax and enjoy the peace and serene island lifestyle. A beautiful retreat nestled in Oahu's horse country on a 2.5 acre plantation setting located at the base of the spectacular Koolau mountain range. We are just 3 minutes away from the 5 mile long pristine white sandy beach and turquoise water of Bellows and Waimanalo Beach, which was rated the #1 beach in the U.S. for 2015. A couple of the other top rated beaches, Lanikai and Kailua, are just 10 minutes away, and the infamous North Shore is 45 minutes away on a beautiful coastal highway. The unit has it's own private entrance, outdoor dining and barbequing area. Please visit our webpage at for full information on everything we have to offer. We are only 25 m...'A Slice of Heaven in Paradise' is what you'll find at Open Palms Plantation. Relax and enjoy the peace and serene island lifestyle. A beautiful retreat nestled in Oahu's horse country on a 2.5 acre plantation setting located at the base of the spectacular Koolau mountain range. We are just 3 minutes away from the 5 mile long pristine white sandy beach and turquoise water of Bellows and Waimanalo Beach, which was rated the #1 beach in the U.S. for 2015. A couple of the other top rated beaches, Lanikai and Kailua, are just 10 minutes away, and the infamous North Shore is 45 minutes away on a beautiful coastal highway. The unit has it's own private entrance, outdoor dining and barbequing area. Please visit our webpage at for full information on everything we have to offer. We are only 25 minutes from the Airport and 30 minutes from Honolulu and Waikiki. Easy access to all of Oahu's sights and adventures without the hustle and bustle of a tourist area. Restaurants, shops and cinemas are just 5 minutes away in Kailua Town. Please check out my other listings. In addition to this Family Friendly Unit, we also have a Honeymoon Suite and an Economic Luxury Suite. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 211-632-1280-01More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Kitty N
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2011
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Reviewed October 9, 2019

Absolutely beautiful setting. Everything in the unit is clean and well-taken care of. Kitty is wonderful. We love staying here!

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Tour259365
Reviewed August 17, 2019

Fabulous. Heaven tucked away up against the mountains. The grounds are 2 1/2 acres and beautifully landscaped. Private cottage with everything we needed and I mean everything. Kitty was a wonderful host and gave lots of helpful advice on adventures. She even helped us enjoy...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank 725thomaso
Reviewed July 27, 2019

I could gush about this property for longer than anyone would want to read, but the main point is that it is just as great as the pictures show, and Kitty is as wonderful as all the reviews say. We stayed here with our 3...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank NewlywedTravelers08
Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

This was a beautiful setting away from the noise and tourism of the cities, yet only short drives to anywhere our itineraries took us. Room to relax, park, just hang out. Kitty provided everything we could think of needing. She even let us borrow a...More

Date of stay: June 2019
1  Thank kswanny
Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

What an incredible place Open Palms is! We fell in love the moment we arrived. Absolutely gorgeous! Kitty is the best hostess, we had everything we needed & more! We loved feeding the horses, and Hunter! (We fed him way too many doggy treats, Kitty!)...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Karen W
Safari792996, VR Owner at Open Palms Plantation 'A Slice of Heaven in Paradise' Family Friendly Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2019

Thanks Karen, It was so nice visiting with you all... I love sharing my little piece of heaven with my guest!

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Reviewed February 18, 2019

If you are looking for a beautiful getaway this property is perfect. From booking to departure you will not be disappointed. Kitty greeted us on arrival, she will go out of her way to make you feel welcome and not only did she have a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Travebug38
Reviewed September 17, 2018

All I can say is Open Palms Plantation was wonderful! When I found this place online I was so excited, it was just what we were looking for. When I got there, it was far MORE than what I thought. It was amazing. Kitty was...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank jerimolloy
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Thank you Kitty for opening up your home to people looking for the perfect place to stay. A luxury treehouse in the jungle fit with everything you could ever need (including 15 different types of sunscreen!), minutes away from the most beautiful beaches. The location...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank dessie b
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I had the most amazing week in Oahu and a large portion of that was due to Kitty and Open Palms. Tucked into Lush landscape at the base of the mountains, big spacious Villa & super top-notch Hostess made for the perfect...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Kari L
Management response:Responded July 27, 2018

Thank you for the nice review Kari! It was a pleasure getting to know you. Looking forward to having you back again… Take care and God bless you.

Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

My family and I recently stayed at Open Palms. It is a paradise! Close to the best beaches, centrally located to activities, minutes to great shopping at Kailua and restaurants, and close to the grocery store. It was so nice to stay in such a...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank getoutthereandgo
Management response:Responded June 8, 2018

It was so nice getting to know your family. I’m glad you enjoyed your stay at Open Palms Plantation.Thank you for the kind review.Take care and God bless!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Open Palms Plantation is located at the base of the majestic Koolau Mountain Range, and yet only 1 mile away from Waimanalo Beach, the #1 rated beach in the US in 2015. Open Palms offers private off street parking close to your front door. Only 10 minutes to Kailua Town which offers lots of shopping and more beaches. Hawaii Kai is 15 minutes away in the other direction. On the way through Hawaii Kai you will be driving the scenic route where you can find many tourist attractions like Sea Like Park and Chief's Hawaiian Luau. Makapu'u Lighthouse, Sandy Beach, Blowhole, and Hanauma Bay.
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