Worst AirBnB Experience in Honolulu, Hawaii

Imagine searching for the perfect Airbnb with a view for your first time vacationing in Hawaii and came across this listing ... would you have booked?

Why an Airbnb and not a hotel? I’m one of the biggest advocates for Airbnb. 98% of the time, you will find me staying at an Airbnb while traveling. Initial interaction with host Red Flag 1

The host response was generic and asked to touch base closer to the arrival date. How close to the arrival date did I need to be? Two days prior to check-in date, 11/30/19