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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed in the Crow's Nest in Oct of 2016. It was hands down one of the best experiences I have ever had while traveling. Kurt & Kana truly made it a home away from home for me. I was a female, traveling alone & I felt safe there on the island the whole time. The fruit (OMG the FRUIT)...

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kurtinhawaii, Owner at A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B, responded to this review

Awe shucks ! We never get tired of reading that folks had such a good experience staying with us at the Beautiful Edge of the World. It truly makes us feel very good to know that we contributed in some positive measure to your stay on the Big Island. Thank you, and yes, we're looking forward to hosting you again...

Castro Valley, California
Reviewed 6 February 2017

My husband and I stayed in the Crow's Nest and we couldn't have been happier - the accommodations, breakfasts, views, information, fruits and coffee were beyond expectations. We would definitely return. We enjoyed meeting Kurt, Kana, his lovely daughter, Kana's mom and sister while there and made new friends of other guests from around the world. I was able to...

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kurtinhawaii, Owner at A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B, responded to this review

It's being able to show the aloha spirit to guests like you (for some 15 years now) that makes us enjoy doing what we do so much. Thank you, sincerely, for staying with us !

Geneva, New York
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The Edge of the World is one of the greatest travel stays of my life. Kurt and Kana are attentive, helpful, kind, interesting, engaging, intelligent, and, and, and! The place has a view and sunsets to die for. The breakfasts are delicious, and served on the deck overlooking the coast. Comfy beds, lots of hot water, stunning views, and seriously...

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kurtinhawaii, Owner at A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B, responded to this review

Aweeee, thank you for the kind words, and thank you for choosing us when there are so many alternative places to stay. Pleasure getting to know/host you folks ! Mahalo, Kurt and Kana

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We stayed for four nights at The Edge and could have stayed much longer. The Pacific room was excellent , wonderful view and the breakfasts were delicious. Our hosts were very helpful with places to eat and also things to do when our plans were cancelled due to bad weather!

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kurtinhawaii, Owner at A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B, responded to this review

Luck of the draw on the weather. (My coffee plants were probably quite happy. Best if it rains in the nights and sunshines in the day). I'd day 95% of the time it's "Sunny Kona". Nice to get to know you. We like it when guests stay for several days--makes it feel like a real B&B with real people rather...

Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Kurt and his family are very warm and welcoming hosts and made us feel at home. They are very glad to answer any questions and to give you advices in what to visit on the island. We had a very big room with ajoining bathroom and our own private part of the terrasse with a stunning view. Furthermore we had...

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kurtinhawaii, Owner at A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B, responded to this review

Mahalo nui. It was a pleasure hosting you! Truly.

Appledore, Devon, England
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We have just had a superb week here. There is too much to say but; Located at about 1500 ft so cooler. Superb sea view from lanai Fantastic quality bed and appropriate bedding. Very spacious rooms with ample storage Spacious bathroom Interested owners who help you plan your holiday and make the best of Big Island. Great hosts. Unusual exotic...

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kurtinhawaii, Owner at A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B, responded to this review

Music to my ears ! Mahalo. By the way, Google Maps now has it right, but most GPS systems will take you to Never-Never Land. Happy day, Kurt and Kana

Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 5 February 2016

We recently stayed in the best ocean view room and was the perfect description for our space. Upon booking Kurt sent loads of travel info, tips, and ideas on how to spend on time. This was great place for us to stay for exploration from Kona down to the Puuhonau O Honaunau Natl Historic Park. Kurt, his family, and pets...

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kurtinhawaii, Owner at A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for choosing us. Also, I'm happy to read that you enjoyed the short stretch of road that I call the "Jungle Drive". I estimate that there are about 700 varieties of planlife, frogs, birds, no lions or tigers. (Totally safe, just a bit bumpy.) You may be...

Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed 17 July 2015

What a great stay! A beautiful location, relaxation, and kindness to refresh your soul and attitude. We were looking for a place to stay on the Big Island and will definitely return to "Edge". Kurt and family were enjoying a vacation away and we had the honor of being left in the great care of Louise! Delicious breakfasts, numerous good...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Kurt is a wonderful host, so welcoming, you can feel he really likes meeting new people. He took time with us to figure out the best places to go according to our own interests. And he was right ! Thank you so much for your precious advice. The house is located in the middle of tropical forest. The view is...

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kurtinhawaii, Owner at A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B, responded to this review

You make me feel so very good--to have been able to get to know you, to feel your appreciation for the things we do for our guests. (I'm late in my reply, but India was fascinating. This summer we'll be in Cambodia where we've been working with disadvantaged children for many years. Another feel good.) Best wishes from Kurt and...

Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

Awesome place to stay! The view is amazing! And the owners are very nice people!! Great advice on what to do in the area! And the breakfast was so good! They where even nice enough to make us breakfast sandwich's as our flight out was leaving at 6 am. It was an small touch that we really appreciated

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tremendous ocean views, peaceful, excellent snorkeling, ocean kayaking, beaches,hikes. Relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Up-scale quality and down-scale prices. Excellent value. English, Japanese, Korean, German and Spanish spoken. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B

Address: 82-5889 Old Government Road, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Captain Cook
Price Range: $155 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — A Beautiful Edge of the World B&B 2.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Amazing views (the best on the island)”
emvannattan, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We enjoyed the spaciousness of the Crow's Nest”
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“Ask for the Pacific room if possible”
Janeda58, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go for the best view if going to Hawaii”
Southerner, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Crow's nest on the top floor was wonderful. The other two rooms were well regarded by other guests.”
TheHooks_10, 17 Jul 2015 | Read review
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