Aloha everybody, Larry here with Ola Properties with some good news. Yesterday on September 16th, Governor David Ige of Hawaii announced that effective October 15th, the 14-day quarantine for transpacific travelers would no longer be needed if they get a negative COVID test 72 hours prior to arrival. Now, this may sound a bit familiar to you as I think this may be the third time he’s said it and I’m pretty sure that a couple of months ago, I made a very similar video saying very similar things
The inspiring island of Oahu has long been a favorite amongst travelers that have their vacation sights set on Hawaii. When it’s time to step out of stress and into a place where the scenery and sensational opportunities for restorative fun collide, Oahu has a way with landscapes, history, culture, and natural beauty that are sure to please. In 2020, it’s not an understatement to say that the concept of travel looks drastically different than it did a year ago. As a global health crisis has swept across countries and
If COVID-19 has resulted in you working from home, consider a change in scenery and start working remotely in Oahu! All of our rentals in Oahu come equipped with High-Speed Internet ensuring smooth Zoom calls, fast download speeds, and that e-mails are being sent and received! Having the flexibility to walk to the beach or relax on your own lanai will make your workdays much more bearable! Perfect Options for Working Remotely in Oahu We have a fantastic selection of vacation rentals in Ko Olina, Makaha, and West Oahu,
Beginning August 1, 2020, all out-of-state travelers will be required to obtain a valid COVID-19 pre-travel test before their arrival in Hawai’i, and to verify proof of a negative test result in order to avoid the 14-day quarantine. Out-of-state travelers arriving in Hawai‘i must obtain a PCR test prior to their arrival from any Hawai‘i State Department of Health approved testing location. Evidence of a negative test result must be provided upon arrival in Hawai‘i. Without a negative test result, out-of-state travelers will be subject to the 14-day quarantine. Testing
We Want Booking To Be Comfortable With COVID-19 still affecting businesses and travel, we have created a relaxed rental cancellation policy in Oahu for when you book one of our West Oahu vacation rentals. We want to make sure you feel comfortable when reserving one of our properties and hope that this new policy helps! Be sure to check out our vacation rentals in Ko-Olina and don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about your stay; we are staying updated on status changes in Oahu!
Are you eyeing Hawaii for a spring getaway? The rainy season ends with the change of season into spring, and this makes for an ideal time for you to visit! On Oahu, the summer season is yet to be in full swing, so you might find more reasonable prices on airfare, lodging, and activities on Oahu! And since you won’t be battling the summer season crowds, your vacation on Oahu just might feel like a private paradise. Get Outdoors If Hawaii is top of your list for a spring vacation,
Information provided by HOWZIT KAPOLEI Dining in at Kapolei restaurants is banned to help stop the spread of COVID-19 — but local spots are stepping up to enhance their take out options. One of the best new offerings comes from locally-owned DB Grill. DB Grill’s new Family Pack serves 3-4 adults. Prices start at $30. The $30 meal comes with: White Rice Tossed Greens with House Dressing Chicken Karaage Garlic Soy Chicken Wings (pictured above) Deep-Fried Mandoo You have a couple of options for add-ons, too. Get the same menu,
We are so excited that spring has finally arrived. If you’re looking for the perfect early spring getaway, why not take advantage of some holiday time and spend Easter on Oahu this year? There’s no bad time to visit the islands, but early spring is particularly beautiful, and as it’s not the peak summer season yet, you might get to see the sights without the normal crowds! A Classic Easter Can any Easter be complete without an Easter egg hunt? Your kids will probably say “no way!” It just so
If we could have an already filled closet in every destination we traveled, we would never stay home, but unfortunately, that is not the case. Instead, we have to bring everything we could possibly need in a week away from the house, covering all weather conditions and special events, and then we are forced to face weight and luggage restrictions at the airport. How can they expect you to pack shoes that go with every outfit and the essential oils you need to keep your skin dewy fresh as well
Taking a solo adventure is a great way to connect with your travel destination, and to connect with yourself too. Experiencing the wonders of the Hawaiian Islands on your own can be a truly magical experience. Here are some Oahu activities you can do as a solo traveler: Learning to Surf is One of the Best Oahu Activities This is the absolute perfect activity for the solo traveler. If you’ve never surfed, or if you have surfed but you’d like to level up, now is the time to do it.