"Other" Oahu, The Windward Coast
Ali'i Bluffs Windward Bed and Breakfast is a luxuriously furnished
private home situated
on Oahu's beautiful Windward shore, overlooking majestic Kaneohe Bay. At our doorstep
is all the beauty of the meandering Windward coast with it's beaches and coves. Despite
its peaceful aire and beautiful views, it is only a thirty minute drive from Waikiki and
twenty minutes from the airport. Hosts, Don and De offer two double bedrooms as B & B
accommodations, each with private bath. Just steps from the living
room and library, the
swimming pool awaits, offering panoramic bay views. Continental breakfast of fruits,
cereals, juices, homemade banana bread, toast and tea or coffee is served in the morning,
at a time designated by the guest. Afternoon tea is served in the late afternoon and
glasses are provided in the library in the evenings. From here you can tour the windward
coast with its beautiful beaches or dash into Waikiki for shopping and nightlife and
again to the peace and comfort of this lovely home.
You are graciously invited to experience the comfort and hospitality
of our special home.
FROM OUR GUESTS:
"WE CAN'T THANK YOU ENOUGH FOR SUCH A PLEASANT STAY IN
"YOUR HOSPITALITY WAS JUST THE BEST ANYONE COULD EXPECT.
YOU CERTAINLY MADE US FEEL WELCOME"
"JUST A QUICK CARD TO SAY MANY, MANY THANKS FOR BEING
SUCH GRACIOUS HOSTS"
"HAD A WONDERFUL VACATION AND VERY MUCH ENJOYED THE
COMFORTS OF YOUR HOME,
YOU COULDN'T HAVE MADE ME FEEL MORE WELCOME"
"THANK YOU DE AND DON FOR YOUR GENEROUS 'HAWAIIAN
"THANK YOU BOTH. WE HAD SUCH A GOOD STAY WITH YOU.
IT WAS JUST LIKE RETURNING TO A SPECIAL PLACE"
"JUST WANTED YOU TO KNOW WHAT FUN WE HAD AT YOUR BED AND
"PLEASE ACCEPT OUR SINCEREST THANKS FOR YOUR HOSPITALITY.
YOU REALLY MADE US FEEL LIKE FAMILY"
"JUST WANTED TO SAY MAHALO FOR THE WARM HOSPITALITY
YOU SHOWERED US WITH WHILE AT YOUR LOVELY HOME"
"THANK YOU FOR EVERYTHING. I HAD A GREAT TIME. YOU GUYS
ARE THE BEST'
"WE REALLY HAD A WONDERFUL TIME AT YOUR REALLY SPECIAL B
"THANK YOU FOR YOUR HOSPITALITY AND GOOD COMPANY"
The Guide Books:
FROMMERS HAWAII ON $75 A DAY
Set in a lush tropical garden with a pool, this charming home is filled to the brim
Victorian antiquestoys, posters, teddy bears, ornamentsand fine paintings,
of the days when hosts L. De Chambs and Donald Munro ran an art gallery in New York.
Now they're here in Hawaii, in a gracious home overlooking Kaneohe Bay and very close
to wonderful swimming beaches; the excitement of Waikiki is about a half-hour drive
away. Their guest wing consists of the Victorian Room, with a wonderful old china doll on
its double bed, and an attached private bath. The Circus Room has antique teddy bears
on each of the twin beds, circus posters from all over the world on the walls, and a
bath across the corridor. The hosts are delightfully warm people who enjoy having their
guests in for late-afternoon tea in the living room. In the evening they put out glasses
ice in the library. And they serve breakfast fruits, cereal, juices, toast, and
on the pool lanai whenever guests wish. Beach mats and towels are provided.
Two Maltese dogs, Hector and Hamish, are very much in evidence.
LONELY PLANET --- HAWAII
Places To Stay
Windward Bed and Breakfast has two bedrooms in a cozy home filled with Old World
furnishings, oil paintings, antique toys and other collectables. The Victorian Room
has one double bed while the Circus Room has two twin beds. Each room has a
private bathroom. Originally from the Scottish Highlands, where his mother ran a
B&B, host Don Munro gives guests the run of the house, provides beach towels
and coolers, and serves complimentary afternoon tea and a continental breakfast.
There's a small pool and a view of Kaneohe Bay.
The Ali'i Bluffs Windward B&B enjoys a privileged position overlooking Kaneohe Bay.
A private home with bedrooms to let, it's a Bed & Breakfast in the true sense of the
. . . The decor is an interesting combination of Victorian pieces juxtaposed with
collectibles from various periods.
The Victorian Room (with attached private bath) has a walk in closet and a double bed.
The Circus Room (with private bath across the hall) has extra long twin beds.
. . . An "expanded" continental breakfast of fruit, home baked banana bread,
coffee, and assorted juices is served at a time designated by the guest (a gracious
. . . Munro and his partner De, an artist and retired fashion designer,
have two small Maltese terriers (who, by the way, get along great with the guests).