Welcome to the world of John Walker. A Scotsman who made his way to Hawaii as a young man in the 1870’s to become a contractor of choice to Queen Liliuokalani, and erect such notable buildings as the Bishop Museum and Honolulu Hale (City Hall). Mr. Walker’s inviting presence is felt in the structure of this Oahu beach home, his favorite hideaway on Lanikai Beach. Built-in 1934, the Walker’s House Oahu beach home transports you back to an era of graceful living, where the worries of the world are lost in the luxury of the sea, sand and restful surroundings.
The house contains just the right combination of added comforts in its updated kitchen, guest quarters and boathouse, with elements of charm carefully preserved from a richly felt past. One of the first homes to take advantage of Lanikai’s heavenly reef-protected waters and natural stretch of white sand beach, John Walker’s Oahu beach home set the standard by which the surrounding community grew, a standard which has been nurtured by his family through the years for you to enjoy. Although only with us in spirit, John Walkers love of Lanikai is preserved by one of his most revered places in the world. The main house of this Lanikai beach vacation rental features 3 bedrooms, a kitchen and a large great room with spacious accommodations for large gatherings. Steps away is the white soft sands of Lanikai Beach with access to the water provided from the front lawn. With a separate entry, the ‘guest cottage’ located off the entry courtyard features a queen-bedded room and a small parlor with kitchenette (sleeps up to 4). Another private entry boathouse sits above the garage – complete with its own living room, kitchen, bathroom and lanai (sleeps 2-4). This is the classic Lanikai beach vacation rental- for those looking for a casual, relaxing getaway on the shores of one of the worlds’ best beaches! This Lanikai beach vacation rental is a professionally-managed, licensed short-term vacation rental, Non-Conforming Use Permit Number 90/TVU-0042 and is compliant with Hawaii State Legislation (HB2078) for vacation rental accommodations, Lic#W-87402697-01.