Situated on Wailuku Drive between two renowned waterfalls (Rainbow Falls and Boiling Pots), sits an adorable cottage within a short 10-minute walk to the Hilo Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente, and other medical providers. Located on a nominal half acre, this 3-bedroom, 1.5 bath property is tropically landscaped and includes an expansive lawn with wonderful citrus trees. This home is elevated on a pier and post foundation system, providing peek-a-boo views of the Pacific Ocean while taking advantage of trade wind breezes and the sounds of the Wailuku River. The attached garage, with a smart phone operated door opener, allows for both vehicle storage and screened-in views of birds chirping throughout the tropically landscaped back yard. A handicap accessible ramp leads from the enclosed garage to the home. Interior amenities include 100% waterproof Lifeproof™ laminate flooring throughout the home. Other recent improvements include 3D Formica™ counter tops, single bowel stainless steel sink with upgraded pull/spray faucet in the kitchen, china vessel sinks with waterfall faucets in both bathrooms, porcelain commodes, glass enclosed tub/shower, and ceiling fans with light kits in all bedrooms. Custom accent lighting in the living room and dining area with energy saving LED/Fluorescent lighting is provided in all fixtures. Recently installed self-cleaning convection electric oven and range, stainless steel refrigerator and GE direct drive front load washing machine are all included. 2” vinyl blinds in the living room, dual pane windows in the sleeping areas. Temperature controlled attic fan has also been installed to help keep the home comfortable during hot days. Greet visitors with your Ring™ smart phone operated doorbell when you are away. Ready for you to move in!