The Historic Gingerbread House
The Historic Gingerbread House is a secure and gated residence directly across the street from Kahala beach. The neighborhood is between Diamond Head, the Kahala Hotel and the Waialae Country Club where the world renowned Sony Open is held. Our professional kitchen boasts top of the line appliances, television, separate ice maker, bar seating and is perfect for family cooking. The formal dining room is just off the kitchen and seats eight. Cathedral ceilings in the living room provide a feeling of space with a wide expanse of french doors that open into the private backyard with salt water pool, jacuzzi, two outdoor dining tables, BBQ, poolside cabana, lounges and pool seating. All rooms are air-conditioned with individual climate controls and all four bedrooms have their own televisions. The upstairs master suite has a queen-size bed, private bath with views of Diamond Head and a large walk in closet. The Garden Suite is on the ground floor with french doors that open to the backyard and hosts it's own private entries, separate bath, queen bed and a queen sofa bed. Another queen size bedroom has its own outdoor lanai that looks into the backyard and another bedroom has vaulted ceilings and a king size bed. We're far enough from the crowded beaches of Waikiki to welcome serenity, yet Waikiki and many other island attractions are only minutes away. Upon your arrival you'll find a selection of island fruits, treats, beverages and several bottles of wine for your enjoyment. A perfect family vacation is yours at The Historic Gingerbread House and we look forward to welcoming you with our own brand of Hawaiian hospitality.
The 'Gingerbread House' is on the National Register of Historic Places and was designed by J. Alvin Shadinger. It is a Tudor-French Norman cottage completed in 1931 during the times he was designing similar cottages in the Diamond Head area and was Mr. Shadinger's personal home for many years. The house has been a location for several movies and television series. It has recently been remodeled and is located just across the street from Kahala Beach.
The beautifully landscaped back yard gives you complete privacy and features a salt water pool, black tiled spa, covered lanai and a separate gazebo to make this a great home away from home in Hawaii. Outdoor BBQ, two outdoor dining tables and a variety of seating for lounging in the sun or out of the sun. in the roofed Lanai or Gazebo. Just minutes away from Kahala Mall, Hanauma Bay, Ala Moana Shopping Center, and fine dining. Complimentary wireless internet service.
Deposit is required upon acceptance of reservation with remainder paid 60 days prior to arrival, along with a refundable $3,000 security deposit.
Reservations made less than 60 days before arrival will require a shorter payment schedule, which will be detailed in your reservation agreement.
To be in compliance with local zoning laws, no more than one rental per 30 days..
Rates subject to change at any time.
Hawaii General Excise Tax ID GE-019-756-4416-01
Hawaii Transient Accommodation Tax ID TA-019-756-4416-01
Keywords: Historic, pool, jacuzzi, king bed, beach, South Oahu