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Spectacular Views - Directly on the Beach

People2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 1-2)

Relax on our eighth-floor private lanai where nature set the scene... neighbor island views, Maui sunsets and rainbows over the ocean, swaying palms, and pounding surf. Enjoy whale watching from our lanai (in season). Snorkeling and swimming are just steps across the sand or at a nearby beach.

Our large studio has a full glass wall facing the neighbor islands and the ocean/beach. You will enjoy the spectacular unobstructed views from inside the studio also.

The studio is tastefully decorated and we have provided all the comforts of home, including beach chairs and a cooler for your use. The furniture consists of a queen size bed, chest of drawers, living room sofa and chair and a dining table. We have a full-size refrigerator, updated kitchen with all appliances, dishes, and cooking utensils. Everything necessary to prepare meals for a week or longer.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Dolores Smith
Member since: 2002
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
7 July, 2017

About Dolores Smith

We are a retired couple with a large family - children, grandchildren and greatgrandchildren. Frank's career was on Wall Street and Dolores is a retired local government official. We live in New Jersey to be near our family.We enjoy sharing our spot in paradise, it's the best.

Dolores Smith purchased this condo in 1987

Why Dolores Smith chose Maui

Before we purchased this property we had been staying at hotels in Kaanapali Beach , and then we decided to try a condo so we could prepare our own meals. What a surprise we had with our rental at the Valley Isle Resort. Not only was the view spectacular compared with the hotel's but we were directly on the beach with the constant sound of the surf.Before we checked out of our rental that first time we purchased our 8th floor unit.

What makes this condo unique

Best view on Maui - two neighbor islands, Maui sunsets and whales in season.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo on Lahaina on Maui

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 8
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tub (with shower)
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Bed very comfortable with new mattress
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 2 deck chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Phone with answering machine, Kitchen with dining table and 4 chairs, Full-Size Refrigerator with Frost-Free Freezer, Blender, Toaster, Coffee Maker, Etc, Coin-Operated Laundry Room on site

Reviews

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(18 traveller reviews)

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Spectacular Views - Directly on the Beach
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 18 reviews
4

Beautiful view

  • 4 of 5

Condo is situated on a beach in Kahana. There is an unobstructed view of the ocean and the island of Molokai. The complex is very quiet. The pool area is great.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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the ocean front was wonderful. A little disappointed because of beach erosion. No beach

  • 4 of 5

Working with the owner Dolores Smith was wonderful. The condo is a little outdated has everything you need. Fully stocked kitchen, cable tv and wifi. We stopped by Costco and enjoyed breakfast on the lanai almost every morning. There is a sports bar directly across the street that has great pizza and a great happy hour. McDonalds is just around the corner for lunch on the go.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Can't go wrong!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at condo #807 for a week, May 18-25, 2016 and it was fantastic. Dolores is very kind and helpful. Basic bathroom and kitchen amenities but everything you could need. Big comfy bed which is right next to the lanai so we slept with the door open every night and listened to the waves. The lanai is AMAZING. Plenty of room for 2 and just above the palm trees so you have a 180 degree unobstructed view (can see all of Molokai and most of Lanai'i). The front door has a screen door too that locks, so much of the time while we were in the condo we left the front door open (with the screen door locked at night) and the lanai door open which created a nice funnel through the condo. The trades were blowing pretty much constantly so we had a nice cool room to sleep in every night.

Only one downside to our trip: The beach was eroded quite a bit this year and as a result the grass/beach on our property was unusable the entire time. It was a bit noisy as they had a back hoe working all day moving around huge sandbags; this all started the day we arrived so we could not use that half of the property. Luckily the beach runs from Valley Isle south for about 500 yards and its perfect! Great for swimming/snorkeling/paddleboarding. We also saw a TON of turtles. If we were on the first few floors it would have been a nightmare, but for us a minor inconvenience.... Construction supposed to last 3 weeks.

We would definitely recommend this unit. Great location, great unit, great owner. We will definitely be going back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Right on the beach !!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Just retuned from a 3 week stay .. if you enjoy waking up to rainbows from the lanai and amazing sunsets this is the perfect condo for you! We watch whales everyday from the lanai and walked down the beach to a small cove to watch sea turtles swim in the ocean. The beach was never crowded, most of the time only about a dozen people . Dolores has everything in the kitchen to cook a full meal with including muffin tins and cookie sheets ! The sound of the surf all day and night was so relaxing , while laying in bed it was like you were floating in the middle of the ocean. The 2 elevators were so fast , we were never waiting at any time . We have been to Hawaii several times and was our first time renting Dolores condo... best condo we have ever rented, better than any 5 star resort. Dolores was a dream to work with , It was everything she said it was going to be and more ! Thank you again Dolores ,for making our vacation at your condo the best time in Maui ever ! We will be renting from you again and every time from now on! P .Surman from Michigan

  • Review Submitted: Jan 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great home base with lovely beach view

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely visit to Maui and this condo was a great home base for us as we explored all parts of the island. The views really are as good as they look in the photos here. Sunsets from the lanai each day were a favorite part. Condo is right on the beach and the sound of the surf is great to fall asleep to. Beach is small and not crowded which we liked. Condo is as pictures reveal. Good size for two adults, perhaps a small child or two as well. Whole building was very clean. Dolores was great to deal with. If you're looking for a place to stay while you take day trips, enjoy being mostly outside, this is a great, great spot!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kingston, Ontario
5

The view alone warrants the 5 stars

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time here. After visiting Kona and Honolulu, Maui is easily our favorite spot. The pool is nice, the BBQ's were clean and new and the beach was not crowded with ok snorkeling. We did the road to Hana and were in Lahaina for several excursions including 2 whale watch tours and 2 scuba dives. We spent every minute we could on the balcony watching the whales play.Thank you Dolores for being so good to deal with. If we can swing it, we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Major Airport - Kahului, Kaanapali Airport -
Car: recommended

Golf (Kaanapali and Kapalua within five-minutes drive,Restaurants a short walk, Windsurfing and snorkeling on site.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo on Lahaina, Hawaii

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Off Peak Season
16 Apr 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£961
for 7 nights
From
£128
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £66.06

State of Hawaii Tax I.D. No. W40846504-01,
Contact owner for rates if reservation is less than 7 nights.

Deposit-1/2 due within 7 days of reservation- by personal check or money order,balance due 60 days prior to check in. Full refund less a $75.00 cancellation fee for reservations canceled in writing more than 60 days prior to check in. Less than 60 days-refund for days subsequently rented (less $75.00 cancellation fee).State of Hawaii Tax I.D.W40846504-0

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