Upstairs studio apartment with beautiful ocean and mountain views. Large shared deck with BBQ grill. Cable TV with VCR and DVD player. Video and DVD rentals for only $1 available onsite. Full kitchen with 4 burner stove, fridge, microwave and dishwasher. Pounders beach is only 98 steps away with your own private trail. Kokololio (Kakela) beach is also within walking distance. Some of the worlds best surf sites are within a 15 minute drive. Other beaches within 15 minutes also offer jet skiing, snorkeling, scuba diving, shell collecting, whale watching (from December to March), seal watching, and fishing.
The Polynesian Cultural Center (Hawaii's #1 paid visitor attraction) is only 1/2 mile down the road. BYU-Hawaii, which is less than 1 mile away, offers a gameroom, bookstore, sports, and cultural activities year round. The Laie Temple of The Church Of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (only one mile away) has a visitors center that is free to the public. There are 2 bird sanctuaries within 5 miles. Waimea Falls Park, operated by the Audubon Society, offers beautiful displays of native plants and animals.
Local shopping includes the Laie shopping center (only 1 mile away) and the Polynesian Cultural Center. Laie shopping center has a grocery store, a hardware store, an automotive store, a flower shop, a laundromat, a movie theater, banks, a beauty parlor, and many others. The Polynesian Cultural Center has a marketplace with locally owned shops for souveniers and gifts for friends and family back home.