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Best Views/Oceanfront Mana Kai unit 602/Newly Remodeled

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 10 nights


About the property

One of the Top Units at Mana Kai (2BR/2B) direct ocean front full remodel

This 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo (#602) is perfect no matter what you want out of your vacation. You will be located on one of the best beaches on Maui. Our unit has one of the top 6 locations at Mana Kai, being all the way in the front of the building.

Just completed major remodel brings full A/C to both of the bedrooms, fully updated kitchen and bathrooms and tile throughout the unit.

If you are a family with kids who need convenience of home while away from home, you’ll love…

- fully equipped kitchen complete with a refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave, blender, toaster, coffee-maker, and cooking and eating utensils

-private second bedroom, complete with a separate bathroom, mini fridge, and a coffee maker for teenagers or a nanny who might want a bit more privacy

-oceanfront swimming pool in a tropical garden setting

-plenty of natural shade from palm trees so kids can run around without getting overheated

- laundry facility on the floor

- on-site convenience store

- organic store located less then a mile from a property

If you are an adventurous bunch, ready to try out any kind of activity out there, you’ll love…

-one of the best snorkeling reefs that is just steps away

-world-class golf courses of Wailea and Makena that are minutes away

-activity desk right in the hotel lobby to help you with excursions, helicopter rides, whale watching tours, water sports and many more

-close by shopping: upscale shopping and restaurants in Wailea or more affordable, surfer-spirited Kihei

If you are looking for a romantic gateway, you’ll love….

- one of the best views in the complex: panoramic, completely unobstructed, stretching over the world famous Wailea coastline, gorgeous mountains and indescribably beautiful sunsets

- spacious furnished lanai, equally perfect for an early cup of fragrant coffee, reading, whale watching, or a romantic candlelight dinner with strawberries and Champaign

- living room wall-wide sliding glass doors that open up to unbelievable view and fresh ocean breeze

- Five Palms Restaurant & Bar with a wonderful Happpy Hour and probably the best sushi you’ve ever eaten

-and miles and miles of warm white sand beach walks under the sun set



More Details

Property Manager
happy manakai 602 owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 August, 2017

About happy manakai 602 owner

Love spending time and snorkeling on great beaches around the world. Our favorite is Maui

happy manakai 602 owner purchased this condo in 2013

Why happy manakai 602 owner chose Maui

We traveled to Maui for the last 20 years and think that this is the best property with the best views on the best beach on Maui.

What makes this condo unique

Direct oceanfront. You can observe the whales directly from your balcony. There is always shade on the balcony, we let our 2 year old nap there during the day.

Full ocean view from the back bedroom. Only one more unit before 602, so no 'foot traffic' past the back bedroom


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo on Kihei on Maui

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Housekeeping services required upon checkout $150 + tax Optional Housekeeping daily service is available at an additional fee


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Best Views/Oceanfront Mana Kai unit 602/Newly Remodeled
average rating of 4.6 based on 20 reviews

Best Place to Stay on Maui

  • 5 of 5

Mana Kai Maui has the best beach and outdoor facility around. The snorkeling off this beach is wonderful. Lots of lounges to put in shade or sun on the lovely grass area. Our unit #602 was very nicely furnished and the view from the lanai is great. The cable tv has lots of channels and the internet worked great. The unit has very comfortable beds and extra seating if needed. We used the BBQ downstairs one evening and another evening enjoyed dinner at the Five Palms restaurant downstairs..

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Ruth, We are so happy you enjoyed relaxing in our condo! We love Mana Kai (unit 602 especially) and are always excited to hear when somebody enjoys it as much as we do. Mahalo! Happy Mana Kai 602 owner
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Great location, good deal

  • 4 of 5

Had a wonderful stay at Mana Kai 602. Before we went my wife and I studied a lot of options for both condos and hotels before settling in on this one. We are a family of 5 (3 teenage boys). Owners were very responsive to the reservation and checked in with us to make sure we taken care of. Unit was clean (probably early 90's décor) well stocked (kitchen items, towels, etc.), it was functional and comfortable with A/C and ceiling fans. The lanai was large (sit 5-6 comfortably) and the view and the beach really can't be beat. Boys said snorkeling at the beach there was better than Molokini trip.

The layout in the unit worked. One king bed was off the main room with sliding door and had full bathroom. We had two kids share that bed and the other on the pullout couch in the main room. My wife and I slept in the back (Queen) bedroom which also had its own bathroom and TV. Only downside was the view from that bedroom was great but was part of the walkway for the floor so you basically couldn't use it unless you like your neighbors looking in at you on the way to their unit. But ultimately we felt that was minor as we spent little time there outside of sleeping and most of the inside time on the main lanai which again was excellent.

Property has a restaurant which was OK. Many eating and grocery options within short driving distance. Property also had a great little grocery/supply/deli/liquor store in one and a great rental shop with very helpful owner for snorkel stuff, paddle, boogie and surf boards. Grounds were well maintained, had a small pool we never used with that beach right there and even had a decent gym. Overall a great stay right in south Kihei/north Wailea. The setting is beautiful, the price is right. It's like getting two rooms and a kitchen for the price of one compared to what you pay for at the nice hotels in the area and I believe you won't get a better lanai, view or beach than what you get here even at the nice hotels which we've visited.

Whether you go to Hana or not, do go to Paia (quaint "hippie town" on way close to airport for awesome shopping, food, coffee (Paia Bay Coffee). Other highly recommended things we did were surf lessons (Rivers to the Sea), Kayak/Snorkle combo (Makena Kayak Tours) and easily the favorite was Kapalua Ziplines. Be aware if you want to see the sunrise at the volcano (I forget how to spell) you need reservations and far in advance. We did sunset instead, no reservation needed for that. Enjoy all.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Questionable Owner

  • 1 of 5

Tried to contact owner...after we booked. Took him over 6 months to respond. Sent numerous emails and phone calls..no response. Also terrible construction noise which he knew about but did not disclose. Nice unit. We have stayed in this complex every year for over 10 years and like the complex. Would I ever rent from this owner again...NO.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jean, I am sorry to hear about your experience! Unfortunately, the time of your inquiry fell onto the change in managing for this unit. I took over at the end of last year, and my track record of response has been 100% with response time under 5 hours (most often within minutes). So, although your past experience has been unfavorable, I hope it could give you more confidence in booking with me in the future. As for construction noise, building management sends us, owners, a notification if our guests could potentially be affected by construction noise. On each of such notifications I take immediate action to insure that my guests are aware and have a plan. In all such past cases I held close communication with guests and went beyond and above of what is usually done in similar situations. In your case I did not receive a notification from the building management (I will investigate why). With no indication from them or any communication from you in the past 9 months or during the stay, I had no way of knowing about any problems or providing a favorable resolution. I take pride at working hard to provide my guests with a pleasant and comfortable stay!
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Great View Great Location

  • 5 of 5

This is our second time staying at Mana Kai condominium. It is kind of expensive but you'd be hard pressed to find a better ocean view anywhere in the world. We spent at least an hour a day just hanging out on the lanai watching whales spouting and breaching. It is located on a small point close to the junction between Kihei and Wailea. Keawakapu beach is just south of the condo. It is narrow but the sand is perfect and the snorkeling is great directly out from the condo. It is common to see turtles here. Just north of the condo is a neat little trail that traverses park and rare bird nesting grounds.

The condos ending in numbers 1-6 have the best views because they are closer to the ocean. We stayed in 602 which had a great view. Last time we stayed in 804? which was also great

  • Review Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Stephen, Thank you very much for your kind review!! We agree, the location cannot be beat :) And thank you for being such a wonderful guest in our suit!
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Breathtaking view

  • 5 of 5

The sunsets from this unit were spectacular! Mana Kai 602 is very well equipped for all your paradise needs. I would highly recommend staying here. I look forward to our return.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jill, Yes, we agree, the view is trully breathtaking ;) Hope you come back to enjoy it! Happy Mana Kai 602 owner
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Fall stay 2016

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful condo, great location

One can not get any closer to the water than at this resort.

Convenient Five Palms restaurant below.

Got to see the effects of the volcanic eruption on Hawaii as the floors

and deck furniture were coated in a fine, black powdery dust.

One good light mopping and we were good to go.

Will stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Dennis, So happy you liked our unit! Yes, Hawaii is magnificent, but sometimes mischievous with its wind. Being so close to the beach means we occasionally get some sand blown in onto the balcony. We do our best to keep the unit clean, though. Hope to see you back! Happy Mana Kai 602 owner
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Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Kahului Airport
Nearest Beach
Keawakapu Beach


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo on Kihei, Hawaii

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
2017 Fall Special
21 Aug 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
2017 Early Winter Special
1 Nov 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2017 Holiday Season
18 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
10 night minimum stay
for 10 nights
2018 High Season
3 Jan 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2018 Fall Special
21 Aug 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £148.18
Damage Insurance £46.01

Cleaning fee $155

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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