Check out our Featured article in Hawaii Magazines Favorite places to stay in MauI in our photos. We invite you to stay in our super clean and nicely decorated Haiku Surf House. It's the only vacation rental on our side of the island that is surrounded by a surfboard fence! Walk out the back gate to the coffee cafe or small local grocery store. Enjoy the outdoor shower, your own fenced yard and outdoor seating for relaxing. Private and quiet house in a perfect location for exploring the island!
IDEAL GUESTS: Our ideal guests are returning Maui visitors that want to experience something different than the resorts. Or first time guests that want to experience Maui like a local resident away from the hustle and bustle of the tourist areas. Many guests stay with us to explore the North shore, Hana and Haleakala as we are in the ideal location to these beautiful wonders of maui.
Enter our family friendly neighborhood, where we are located at the end of a private street. The house is situated at the back of the property next to open land on 2 sides. It shares the property with our 2 bedroom 1 bath Haiku Surf Cottage at the front of the property (sleeps 4). Both have their own guest parking and private yards, outdoor showers and are quite separate from one another, however for larger groups you can rent both if they are available for your stay.
OUR HOME: Our newly remodeled 3 bedroom home has everything a family would need for their stay- just bring your clothes and aloha spirit. The home easily accommodates up to 6 people and is well appointed with everything you need to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Throughout the home you will see homemade decor and furniture made by Amy to create a unique, creative environment for your stay.
THE SPACE: The space is warm and inviting with hardwood floors in the main living areas and carpet in the bedrooms.
KITCHEN: The kitchen comes fully equipped for cooking and includes a gas stove & microwave.
BEDROOMS: The Master bedroom has a queen bed with homemade headboard, 4 pillows and soft linens. There is also a lovely desk space in the room for your personal workspace. The 2nd bedroom has 1 queen bed with homemade headboard, 4 pillows and soft linens. The 3rd room has 2 twin beds with homemade headboard, pillows and soft linens. If you need space for a portable crib, it will fit in the master bedroom or possibly in the 2nd bedroom (but will be a tight fit) Extra blankets are located in the hall closet for colder nights.
BATHROOM: The bathroom is equipped with toilet paper, hand soap & bathroom towels for use during your stay. Don't forget to enjoy a shower in the outside shower at the end of the covered sitting area with hot and cold water!
DINING/ LIVING ROOM: A large handmade dining room table, comfortably sits 4-6 people with chairs and home crafted bench and shares the open living space with a couch and TV armoire filled with family board games.
EXTRAS: The entire home has it's own wireless internet access. The home comes with beach towels, a beach umbrella, cooler, guidebooks, and plenty of aloha. You are welcome to roam the property and help your self to fresh fruit when in season. Certain times of year it seems like delicious avocados are falling from the sky daily! We also have a washer and dryer on site for registered guest use.
FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN: If your reservation includes children, we ask that you respect our home and space and cleanliness of the cottage during your stay. Please have children eat and drink in the dining area to avoid sticking fingers and spills throughout the home. At check-out we ask all our guests to leave the cottage in the manner in which they received it.
May Not be suitable for infants or toddlers as the home is not baby proofed and does not come equipped with infant sleeping or eating accommodations other than what is noted in our listing. If your bringing a portable crib, there is space in the master bedroom for one to be set up.
Guests are renting the entire Haiku Surf House for their stay. And have use of 2 private house parking spots and a private yard.
OWNER INTERACTION WITH GUESTS:
We are available to answer questions and help make your stay enjoyable anytime thru Homeaway portal or by cell/text and attend to your needs as they come up. If we are off island during your stay, we have a property manager that is always available if onsite needs arise. Otherwise, your privacy will be respected so you can enjoy our home like it is your own.
OTHER THINGS TO NOTE:
Maui County B&B permit Approved. Permit Number given upon request.
Our home is conveniently located in a quiet family neighborhood within 2 minute walk to the best local coffee cafe in Haiku town, Baked on Maui in the Pauwela Cannery. There is also a small health food store, Pauwela Store with a variety of grocery amenities, hardware store, windsurf and surf shops etc... You are welcome to walk out the back gate of the property for a quick shortcut to the cannery.
HAIKU, NORTH SHORE:
Haiku is located on the north side of Maui with perfect island weather of about 80 degrees year round. We get cooler nights, often with rain which keeps our surroundings green and lush and days kissed by the sun and trade winds. The airport is only 20 minutes away, but you will feel like you are miles from the hustle and bustle of it all.
Around Haiku are countless activities and natural resources to explore, such as shopping, hiking, surfing, waterfalls, beaches, zip lining, and horseback riding.
Haiku is a balanced mix of locals and travelers. In town you have access to a variety of great restaurants, a grocery store, the Maui Kombucha bar, a post office, medical doctor, massage and acupuncture clinic, chiropractic studio, spa and yoga studio, hardware store, and a local gas station run by Mr Ching who pumps your gas for you.
The famous Hookipa Beach Park is only 6 minutes drive away where the local surfers and windsurfers go for the best north shore waves. (cannot walk to the beach from our property) The towns of Paia and Makawao are located 10 minutes away where you can find some of our favorite shops and restaurants.
Haiku is a great base from which to explore the island:
* We are only a 25-minute drive from the airport.
* Hookipa Beach is 8 minutes drive from the house. (cannot walk to beach from our property)
* Paia, named the “Happiest Seaside Town” by Coastal Living magazine, is a 10-minute drive offering with great shopping, good food, yoga and beautiful beaches.
* The historic town of Makawao is a 10-minute drive away where you will find art galleries, clothing boutiques, great restaurants, cafes, yoga, and a multitude of healing arts.
* Drive through Upcountry Maui, to the top of the Haleakala Crater in just 90 minutes for beautiful sunrise or sunset views.
* The south side beaches of Makena, Wailea, and Kihei are a little over half an hour away.
* The drive to Lahaina or further up the coast on the west side, takes 45-minutes to an hour, depending on road conditions.
* Driving the Road to Hana is one of our favorite adventures and reaching the town of Hana itself will take about 2 hours depending on how many stops you make along the way.
We recommend renting a car during your stay, The nearest bus stop is 1.8 miles down the road at the Haiku Cannery.
We highly recommend renting a car during your stay, The nearest bus stop is 1.8 miles down the road at the Haiku Cannery.
Since we are not in a tourist area, Taxi's, Uber or Lyft do not frequent our area regularly, therefore we do not recommend this for your main transportation. However if you choose to use one of these transportation services, make sure to plan ahead of time to make sure it is available for your time requested.
This is a LEGALLY PERMITTED Maui vacation rental : B&B permit #BBPH 2016/0004, TA-132-129-3824-01, GE-132-129-3824-01