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Affordable Paradise - Discover Hawaii's Secret Beaches! Adventure Awaits...

Bedrooms 2
Space 920 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 10 nights


About the property

Beautiful 2 Bed 1 Bath condo, Gated resort property, free wifi& parking-Sleeps 6

Makaha Bamboo Plantation is affordable luxury at its finest. This fully furnished 2 bedroom 1 bathroom condo features bamboo floors and designer features throughout. Located in a gated community nestled in the Makaha Valley, surrounded by 27 acres of lush, tropical landscaping. This spacious 900ft2 condo sleeps 6, so there is room for the whole family to stay. Less than 1 mile from world-famous Makaha Beach, and close proximity to the most beautiful and least crowded beaches on Oahu, including the Ko'olina Lagoons, home of the brand new Disney 'Aulani' Resort!

More Details

Robin Heath
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 March, 2018

About Robin Heath

Aloha! We are Robin and Aki - husband and wife who live, work, and play in beautiful Makaha. When we are not in the water surfing, we can be found working on our small fruit farm, Aloha Fruits. Robin works full-time as a public school teacher in Waianae.

Robin Heath purchased this condo in 2006

Why Robin Heath chose Mākaha Valley

This condo was our home for 6 years. Now we live a mile down the road! We truly feel like we are part of an undiscovered secret - Makaha and the leeward coast of Oahu are host to the best beaches in the state and the local families embrace the true meaning of Aloha.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Mākaha Valley in O'ahu

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 920 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Mountain View ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • resort ...
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Guest Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Living Room - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • luaus
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Property Amenities: * 1 dedicated parking stall * Gated property * 24 hour security * 2 salt-water pools (chlorine-free) * 2 kiddie pools * 2 hot tubs * tennis court * basketball court * multiple barbecue areas * on-site laundry facilities Condo Amenities: * wireless high-speed internet * premuim cable TV * DVD player * Bamboo floors * custom led lighting * large selection of guide/hiking books to help you explore!


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Affordable Paradise - Discover Hawaii's Secret Beaches! Adventure Awaits...
average rating of 4.681818 based on 22 reviews

Excellent stay! Family friendly and close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

This is an excellent place to stay while in Oahu! It is a great place to get away from the hustle and bustle of Honolulu and enjoy Hawaii life. Friendly staff and we felt very safe in the complex. The apartment was clean and stocked with all the basics. The water toys were also a plus! The complex is close to the beach for surfing as well as a beach for swimming (calmer waters). Supermarket is close by as well as cool little surf shops. We would highly recommend this location!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Willowbrook/los angeles

Awesome place to stay at

  • 5 of 5

Love the drive up here close to family and friends for me and loving the peacocks their so awesome thanks you for everything letting us stay here have a blessed day

  • Review Submitted: 01-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A nice apartment, very quiet, out of the busy resorts

  • 4 of 5

Hi, if you prefer tranquility, nice beaches, not much else, then this is perfect. The apartment itself is spacious and well furnished, nicely decorated, with lots of shared amenities (pool, basketball and tennis fields). Some of the best beaches in the area (our prefered one was Maili, for the big waves). Nothing is very far in Oahu so enjoy!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, comfortable, and out of the way

  • 4 of 5

If you want something out of the way & quiet, this is a good place. The condo is roomy & comfortable with everything you need, and there are nice uncrowded beaches nearby. There are beautiful peacocks, chickens, and tiny cats roaming the property so it's kind of fun. It's an hour drive from Honolulu though so be prepared for that. Tip - don't use gps directions - use the directions provided by Robin (the gps directions lead you to a locked emergency side gate).

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, all that we needed

  • 4 of 5

Arriving at Makaha Plantation late at night was easy and the security at night was cordial. The next day security asked where we were going and suggested a great place to eat, Hanara, YUM, we would have eaten there daily if we had time. Very local and huge portions of every type food you'd ever want. Also ate Countryside Cafe and loved the macadamia nut pancakes!!! Loading the laundry card was simple as was using the machines. There was quite a bit of needed construction ongoing, but it did not bother us. Not having a/c was a surprise - guess I missed that point, but it cooled off fine. I'd like to have a fan for the kitchen when cooking at night, though. Ample towels and beach towels and supplies. The area has a feral cat issue, which we noticed in other parts of Oahu. The kids and I loved the peacocks roaming. Mangoes fallen from the trees made for tasty treats - just need to beat the peacocks to them. The beaches nearby are lovely, just skirt the homeless and there are many areas to do so. The nearby Post Office is perfect for mailing home the large bags of chocolate covered macadamia nuts purchased at Costco. Our family liked being with the locals and not on Waikiki. The Aloha Spirit is alive at Makaha. Mahalo.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice property. Lots of beach gear.

  • 3 of 5

Good experience nice clean apartment

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Honolulu International
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Makaha Valley East
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Makaha Beach
Car: recommended
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* The beach!!.

* water activities.

* whale/dolphin watching.

* hiking.

* watch the sunset.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* the beach!!.

* water activities.

* hiking.

* barbecue by the pool.

* watch the sunset.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* the beach!!.

* water activities.

* hike to Ka'ena Point.

* kayak with the dolphins.

* did I mention THE BEACH!!.

Beaches, beaches, beaches: too many to list-the best on the island!

Whale/dolphin watching tours leave daily from Waianae Boat Harbor - less than 2 miles from the condo!

Golf: 18 hole courses just 1 mile from your doorstep!

Hiking: just out the door

Hawaiian cultural sites: learn and explore amazing cultural artifacts!


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £90.26
Damage Deposit £144.42

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.