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1.3 mi from Paia (city centre)
With a stay at Blue Tile Beach House in Paia, you'll be on the beach and convenient to Kuau Bay Beach and Hookipa Beach Park. This beach bed & breakfast is within close proximity of Lower Paia Park and H.A. Baldwin Beach State Park. Make yourself at home in one of the 6 individually decorated guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to...
Overall Rating - Good - 62 reviews
If you are looking for a homey atmosphere, not a resort, this is your place. While staying at Blue Tile Beach House you are staying in someone's home with other couples / families. Guests have access to the entire beach house (except other bedrooms). The atmosphere is very laid back and informal. Don't expect to be pampered, in many ways it's like staying with family. All guests have access to a kitchen stocked with breakfast foods, fruit, juice, milk, coffee, and basic sandwich makings. The kitchen has full size refrigerator and there is a gas grill outside. You can prepare any meals you want and there is room to store food you purchase. There is a small beach that is open to the public. Beach towels are provided in addition to normal bathroom towels.
When I first drove up to this Beach House I thought -- oh no, did I make a mistake? Because there was surfing equipment around and the entrance is actually the back of the house, and it just looks like, well, somebody's house! But was I in for the best surprise... The house is incredibly open and comfortably appointed, with gorgeous wood floors and interesting one of a kind, rich wood furniture. Our room (I highly recommend the Plumeria Room!) had its own lanai overlooking the fountain and the ocean. The private bath was across a hall, but I never saw another soul a single time I went to it. We opened our door to the lanai at night, just leaving the screen shut and listened to the crashing of the waves and enjoyed the ocean air. I came with a cold and it was gone after the first night there. Also there is a public access to the beach right next to the house and one of the best beaches around literally right in our back yard. We watched the surfers every morning as we breakfasted in the...