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Captain Cook Real Estate Information

Captain Cook town is named after the British navigator, Captain Cook. Cook is one of the bravest explorers. He was the first person to arrive at a county in Hawaii. He was at the HMS Resolution ship when he arrives at the Kealakekua Bay. He was very surprised that the native people of Hawaii welcome him. At the time of his arrival, the native people were celebrating a festival for the god Lono. It is believed that the local people welcome him because he has an impressive ship. Cook returned to the Hawaii Island again after a year. It was unfortunate for him to return at this time because it is the time of the war. During this time, the local people are wary of foreigners that come from other countries.

Cook found out that the natives stole some of the boats that belonged to him. To fight back, Cook captured the chieftain and used him as hostage to demand the people to return the property. It caused the people to be angry. In revenge of what Cook did to them, they stabbed him repeatedly. The crew was horrified after seeing Cook’s body was dragged to the village. Later, one of the crewmembers appealed to the natives and get back Cook’s body. The crew buried his body at the city. To remember Cook, the crew erected a statue. The Cook monument can still be seen at the island. The monument is built the site where Captain Cook died. If you want to visit the monument, you need to follow the foot trail. If you don’t want to take the foot trail, you can rent a boat and row it across the Kealakekua Bay.

The water of the Kealakekua Bay is clear and calm. You will be able to see all sorts of tropical fishes in the bay. The spinner dolphin and green sea turtles can be seen swimming in the water. If you go snorkeling at he Kealakekua Bay, you will be able to view the scenery of the beautiful corals. You can swim with the fishes if you want. The Captain Cook town has many rental villas and lodging. There are many water activities you can carry out at the beach in Captain Cook town. At the town, there are also several parks and golf courses. The temple of Hale O Keawe Heiau can be found in the town as well. The temple was built in honor of the 165 warriors. It covers an area of 180 acres.

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$389,000

89-771 LANI KONA RD, CAPTAIN COOK

50 minutes south of Kona will bring you to this beautifully restored California redwood home in a park-like setting. This 4 bed 2.5 bath single level home sits on a fully...

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82-5982 WAKIDA DR, CAPTAIN COOK

Perfectly positioned overlooking a park-like & productive landscape, this high quality custom built 2 story, 3 bedroom 3 bath plantation style home enjoys an awe-inspirin...

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81-1073 Captain Cook RD Unit A, CAPTAIN COOK

This captain cook gem is bursting with character! Nestled on the slopes of Mauna Loa, sits this amazing opportunity to own your own coffee farm at an affordable price. Th...

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$740,000

82-1121 KALAMAKOWALI HMSTD RD, CAPTAIN COOK

Beautiful contemporary home built in 2005 on 2.1 acres of lush tropical coffee farm with ocean view, and plenty of privacy. Enter through the beveled glass front door int...

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83-5427 PAINTED CHURCH RD, CAPTAIN COOK

Very special nearly 4 acre KSBE Ag LH exotic fruit farm on desirable Painted Church Rd. in Captain Cook, South Kona. There are two structures, which are both truly “fix...

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