Mermaid Dreams

81-1031 Keopuka Mauka Rd , Kealakekua, HI 96750 USA (Show map)


An tropical treasure awaits you -- a magical getaway nestled romantically in the Kona coffee belt. Come for adventure, romance, personal retreat, communion with nature and/or mermaid encounters. Rest, restore and revive yourself in the clear blue waters of this Big Island and the lush green landscape. Your hostess is a real live mermaid and happy to show you how to get your tail on. This beautiful 1.7 acres of groomed paradise hosts fruit trees, tropical birds and cool breezes at an elevation of about 1200 feet. Just down the hill are three amazing snorkeling spots, spinner dolphins and a sandy beach. Truly one of the best B&Bs in Kona! It is a perfect getaway for those who want to experience Hawaii more intimately, without feeling like a “tourist.” This is an adult oasis, NO CHILDREN under 12 please. Let this 5 bedroom home embrace you in its "Aloha" and comfortable hospitality including bath robes and Egyptian cotton pillow cases. Fall asleep to a symphony of chirping frogs and wake up to the sound of birds in our luscious gardens. This quiet location offers small towns, delicious dining and quaint shops. Let the manna (power) of the this special part of the island known as Kealakekua "Pathway to the Gods" infuse your spirit and let its waters revive your soul. There's a reason why the Hawaiian royalty lived here. We’re just 40 minutes south of the Kona Airport. Warm delicious breakfasts served daily by owner with vegan & vegetarian options.


Rooms & Rates

Mermaid Room - Deluxe Queen

Sit on your own privately furnished lanai (deck) overlooking the gardens and palms while watching the sun setting each evening. Embellished with a mermaid motif, this room has a queen size platform bed with down comforter. Your hostess is a mermaid and mermaid tails are rentable. The special blue light on the ceiling makes it feel like you're sleeping under water if you choose to use it.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $159 - $179

Seahorse Room - Deluxe Queen

Decorated in a sea horse theme throughout, and enhanced by the natural warmth of wood and vaulted ceilings… Offering a queen bed, large full private bathroom just across the hall. Beautiful garden view. “Perfect for Honeymooners.”

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $169 - $189

Garden Room - Deluxe Queen

The Garden Room beckons one back with the promise of relaxation and renewal after a busy day of explorations. The Garden Room has a queen bed, a desk and a sofa couch that folds out into a comfortable Queen bed and lots of room. It has a large private full bathroom and a shared outdoor shower just outside. It's called the Garden room for a reason -- enjoy over an acre of beautifully maintained tropical garden right out your door. We have palms,orchids, coconut, mango, pineapple, orange, banana, lime, coffee, avocado, plumeria and dragon fruit.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Queen

Nightly Rate: $189 - $209

Moonlight Hideaway - Deluxe Queen

This delicious queen bed with down comforter makes it hard to get up in the morning. Vaulted ceilings. “Cool and relaxing.” Ceiling fan. Large private bathroom.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $179 - $199

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Location Type

Island, Small town, Tropical


Kailua-Kona, Hawaii (Big) Island, HI (KOA-Keahole) 20 miles

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Eco-tourism, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Marine Wildlife Refuge & dolphins, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Ruins, Tours

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Other, Boutique Hotel

On-site amenities

Amenities Basket, Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, Copier, Desk, Fridge, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Library, Microwave, Movie library, Parking, Sports equipment rental, TV, Videos, Wedding Facilities , Snorkel & dolphin swims, Mermaid School & tails, gift shop, singing orchids, art dept., musical instruments, yoga/meditation tent, essential oil anointing, massage on site, pool & hot tub coming in 2017

Room amenities

Alarm clock, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Hairdryer, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Mermaid School

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  • Check In:: 3-6pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: No NO CHILDREN UNDER 12.
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No NO PETS ALLOWED ON GROUNDS.
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Payment will be made in full at the time of reservation with a credit card or some debit cards. You will receive a confirmation with the exact amount for your accommodations. This will also include a map to help you find our B&B.
  • Cancellations: 50% refund if cancellation made more than 30 days from arrival date. No refund if cancellation made within 30 days of arrival date.
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Heather and Bud Reynolds

Languages spoken


Resident Pets


About the innkeepers

Bud & Heather Reynolds are your hosts at “Mermaid Dreams.” The land offers rich insightful dream time. Most importantly, many of us fulfill our dreams here – what dream do you want to fulfill? Be sure to read our “Vision” to get inspired. The dream of swimming with wild dolphins, being caressed by giant manta rays or feeling the heat of an active volcano?

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  • Time Served: 8AM-10AM
  • Serving Location: breakfast in bed for those who prefer privacy, Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Vegetarian Let us know if you're gluten-free or vegan so we can accommodate your needs ahead of time.

Signature Dish

This is like a mermaid-themed blue pina colada (non-alcoholic) with real juice and blueberries or blue green algae (like spirulina).

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