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Red Oak, Texas, USA
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I stayed 3 nights in the Kalama Unit by myself. It was a nice little unit with a huge king size bed. The bathroom was very nice. Being a larger woman I found the shower a little small for me....however adequate as I don't stay in showers very long. More for a tiny person. I believe two people might have...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We had a nice stay in the Kalama studio unit for one week. Barbara was a gracious hostess and provided us with various beach equipment and kitchen utensils. Location was great, approx two blocks from Kailua beach, less than 5 mins drive into town for restaurants and a fantastic Whole Foods Market. Approx 10 -15 mins to Lanikai beach, 20...

Thank worldseeker2014
Mesa, Arizona
Reviewed 29 June 2016

The Kalama Room is the smaller of the accommodations and it was perfect for us. Very clean and comfortable, it had everything we needed each night after busy days of activities. A/C, fans, TV, microwave, mini-fridge, king size bed and a wonderful shower. Just the place to collapse after a very full day!

Thank Frances O
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 13 November 2014

We found this place on line and then called Barbara directly to make the reservation. This was the perfect place to stay after our week on Waikiki. We felt a far different and more relaxed atmosphere from the minute we stopped into the Morning Brew for a coffee in town on arrival. We then set out to find our next...

3Thank rshay
Viti Levu, Fiji
Reviewed 29 July 2014

We stayed in the Hiilani unit for 9 nights in June. We arrived at 2am and Barbara had left the unit open for us with some lights on, so we were able to go straight in and get settled. The unit is large and totally comfortable with everything you need. Great lanai area with an outdoor setting and BBQ and...

4Thank Tracey A
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 March 2014

A friend and I stayed in the larger unit for 10 days in March 2014. It was to be a relaxing vacation as well as visiting my son who was in Oahu in the military. I was uneasy about booking any room online that I was not familiar with and only had the pictures and reviews to rely on. The...

5Thank DonnaS S
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Booked on line. Hiilani Apartment was clean, very well maintained and appointed, quite outstanding, in fact. Auntie Barbara is a great hostess and her property reflects her aloha. Complete kitchen, well equipped, cable TV. Comfortable beds, plush towels, boogie boards and beach chairs and a small lanai. A short walk to one of the world's great beaches. 10 days in...

Thank Bill W
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 March 2013 via mobile

Auntie Barbara's was the perfect little spot for us! We don't speed a while lot of timer in our room when we travel so this soothed out great. The property is about a 10 minute walk to the beach and the beach access is easy to find. There were Panama Jack chairs (the best beach chairs! ) in the room....

3Thank RoadTripinB
Reviewed 28 February 2011

I was nervous staying here because it was so affordable and rentals on Oahu can be a total crapshoot. This place was perfect. We stayed in the smaller room for $85 a night. It was a tiny little room, but had a great big comfy bed, nice desk, and was arranged optimally for the space. Air Conditioner was used (as...

4Thank joycehamilla
Wilmington, NC
Reviewed 14 January 2010

We really enjoyed our stay at Auntie Barbara's cottage. Have stayed at many beachhouses while our kids were growing up and this is one of our favorites! So many conveniences: Nice towels, shampoos, sunscreens, beach towels & chairs & more. Milk, bread, juices and other breakfast items provided when we arrived. So nice we didn't have to find a store...

1Thank jfulton0912

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in beautiful Kailua a block and 1/2 from the beach. One unit for 2 people with private entrance, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker and toaster with Kbed. The larger unit sleeps 5 and has a living room, bedroom (Qbed) and kitchen. Both units have private lanai with grills. We are a 5 min. drive from Kailua town. We supply tea and coffee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Auntie Barbara's

Address: 516A N Kainalu Dr, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-7117
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Kailua
Price Range: $104 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“This is an Ohana attached to the main house.”
BevC607, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Barbara has two units, a small studio type and the bigger unit. I would stay in either unit.”
  • 2nd bedroom
  • Wonderful shower
  • Bathroom sink
  • Shower & W/C
  • eating area & kitchen
  • living room (with daybed) & main sleeping area
rshay, 12 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Larger room is more value for your money and nightly stay. Renting a car is a must!”
d0nnass, 14 Mar 2014 | Read review
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