The location and view were everything we hoped for! While we have stayed at Colony One in the past, this year we invited friends to join us. Two couples joined us on separate times during our stay. The accommodation, a separated bedroom and baths for each couple was perfect! The rates were very reasonable for this kind of rental.
While others have complained about the golf course at Sea Mountain, we love it! Where else can you play golf in Hawaii, with the ocean all around, for $25 each, including the cart! Yes, it is not the manicured course you may see in Kona, but you are not paying $120 for it either!
The Black Sand beach was wonderful as usual. The sea turtles showing themselves on schedule daily! Walks on the lava, local fisherman, watching whales breach, from the lanai, it doesn't get much better.
While out of the way, if you like golf, the ocean, peace and quiet, then this is the place for you!
The condo was as pictured. Great views of the ocean and golf course. Quiet get away from it all area. Walk 5 minutes down to the black sand beach. Just buy all groceries in Hilo or Captain Cook (depending upon where you land). The Punaluu Bakery is not to be missed and the Kau Coffee Company is worth a visit too. Only a half hour to Volcano National Park from here. Enjoyed the pool and hot tub. We grilled fresh fish almost every evening. Wake up to a beautiful sunrise and the sounds of the ocean and the birds from the upstairs bedroom. If you need some rest and relaxation in paradise, this is the place.
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