Tropical Retreats and Vacation Rentals
on the Kona Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii

Tropical Hawaiian Lodging at the Twin Dolphin Retreat

The Twin Dolphin Retreat
is a tropical hide-a-way for those looking for a vacation rental
that is affordable and offers privacy and beauty.
Located about 30 minutes south of the Kona International airport on the South Kona coast, the property sits on 5 quiet acres
yet close to beaches, grocery stores, shopping, restaurants, many Hawaiian cultural sites and outdoor activities.

Aloha, E komo mai (we welcome you).

Twin Dolphin Retreat description:
This quiet retreat is surrounded by tropical botanicals, fruit trees and inspiration with
an expansive ocean view. Go to sleep to the sound of the ocean and awaken to the sound of singing birds.

There are guest parking areas then follow a short path through the patio and lounge areas to the entrance of the house.
In the evening this path is illuminated.
The large 3 bedroom rental has 2 queen bedrooms and another bedroom with 2 single beds perfect for family and
friends. All bedrooms have plenty of light, ceiling fans, hardwood floors, large closets, built-in dressers and desks.
There are soft mountain and ocean breezes throughout the day and evening.
There’s a large full bathroom with a Japanese soak tub and a spacious, fully equipped kitchen.
The house has a lot of old Hawaiian charm and is decorated in contemporary and Bali furnishings and art.
There are two dining tables on our covered lanai and an open air patio with 2 outdoor tables and chairs
and two lounge areas overlooking fruit trees & ocean views.
We offer modern amenities including WiFi.

Rates: October 1 - March 31:
$285 per night for the entire 3/1 rental
April 1 - September 30:
$85 per night single occupancy
$100 per night double occupancy
There is a 13.42% hotel tax & $50 refundable cleaning/damage deposit.

Located in an old Hawaiian coffee and fruit farming neighborhood this rental sits on 5 acres
and is about 30 minutes to the Kona International Airport.
Within minutes there is a grocery store, post office, restaurants, and Hawaiian sacred sanctuaries.

This property sits above Kealakekua Bay at 1,320' elevation. The nearest beaches are about ten minutes away
and are known as some of the best places to snorkel and scuba dive in the world.
Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins frequent these bays.

Guests are greeted by the owner and welcomed into their home in paradise with a fresh tropical fruit basket
and fresh flowers.
The Twin Dolphin Retreat is about 30 minutes to the Kona International Airport. Within minutes there are beaches,
grocery stores, post office, restaurants & Hawaiian sacred sanctuaries.
For entertainment, Kailua Kona is about 20 minutes north.

Your host, Rev. Captain Sheoli Makara, is a known marine naturalist and is expert at respectfully introducing her
guests to the dolphins and whales by shore or boat charter.

This property is a smoke free environment.

The nearest beaches are 10 to 15 minutes away and are known as some of the best places to snorkel
and scuba dive in the world.



To check availability and to confirm reservations, please use contact information below:

Emails & calls will be returned within 24 hours. Thank you.



Phone: 808-328-2082

Hawaii Time


Luxury Bed & Breakfast
Beautifully appointed luxury accommodations on a private estate.
Each of the four over sized guest rooms has its own private entrance, private bathroom, kitchenette,
air conditioning unit, cable TV with DVD player, supportive Temperpedic-style mattress, and wireless
high speed internet access. The amenities include ocean-facing lanais with a beautiful round pool and hot tub,
spacious manicured grounds, a wedding arch, a koi pond with waterfall, property-wide wireless high speed internet,
a guest workstation, a large guest common room, laundry and BBQ facilities, on-site massage services, and
gourmet breakfasts featuring local and home-grown ingredients and made-from-scratch breads, pastries, and entrees.
Guest rooms rent from $200-$225 per night + tax (double occupancy).

This is a perfect location for weddings and other special occasions.

Two King Bedrooms

Two Queen Bedrooms

Cancellation Policy:
Reservations are secured with full payment by credit card, check or money order.
No cash refunds are given upon cancellation of reservation 30 days prior to arrival date.
Cancellations made more than 30 days prior to arrival date will receive a refund less a 15% cancellation fee.


Guest Book
What guests of the Twin Dolphin Retreat have written.


Emails & calls will be returned within 48 hours. Thank you.

Hawaii Time


Phone: 808-328-2082



Private Tours:
snorkeling at sacred bays teaming with coral, a rainbow array of aquatic life
including turtles, dolphins and whales.
$65 per person includes swimming safety and
marine mammal swimming etiquette instruction/guidance
and coral preservation information.

Kayak Trips: Wet & Wild kayaking off the south Kona coastlines.
We design these trips to fulfill your adventurous heart.
Prices start at $125 per person.

Boat Trips: Venture off island on a motor boat, $165 per person.
We recommend this option to see dolphins and other marine life
if swimming is beyond one's physical capability.

Marine Environment Concerns and Information

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