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Walt and Joy

Member since: 2005
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Speaks: english

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15 Reviews
Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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Overview

Poipu Condo Rental Photos and Description

1BR/1BA Sleeps 2

Fabulous Oceanfront - Ground Floor - Corner Unit Condo. Every Room in this unique unit is oceanfront, with Ocean Views. Step outside onto your patio and stroll across the 20 foot lawn to the seawall and you are standing at the edge of P.K.'s, one of the Best Surf Breaks in all Hawaii. A few paces to your left takes you to the edge of your bay - locally called Turtle Bay - to watch the turtles move gracefully through the shallow turquoise water. Your bay is also one of the Most Desired Snorkeling Beaches on Kauai. Stroll along the waterfront to the famous Beach House Restaurant next door, where you can sip mai-tais and watch the sunset, or enjoy the White Sands and Warm Water of the beach. And this is only the beginning. The whole island beckons with its unrivalled beauty, and wide variety of activities for everyone. The perfect place for a romantic getaway or a dream vacation! Registration #40067808 Tax I.D. 770689947

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Walt and Joy (Owner)
Member since: 2005
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Walt and Joy

We fell in love with Hawaii on our honeymoon over 50 years ago, but only discovered the unique beauty, drama and excitement of the Island of Kauai about 15 years ago, when our daughter Debi Joy moved there with her young family, and began a real estate sales career there. She alerted us to best locations and the best properties on the island, and we finally settled on Kuhio Shores in Poipu Beach for purchase. We all liked 'Aloha Kai', our unit 109, so much that we partnered with Debi Joy in ownership. We (Joy and Walt) have been real estate brokers in California for almost 30 years, and have bought and sold many properties, but none of them has been so simply exotic as 'Aloha Kai'.

Walt and Joy purchased this condo in 2005

Why Walt and Joy chose Kauai

Aloha Kai is as close to the water as any building on Kauai. The seawall out front is 20 feet away across the lawn. On the bayside the lawn is only 12 feet to the bay rocks and the water. So you get water views from every room, and a sense of being surrounded by the sea. The unit itself is highly upgraded with a newly installed marble floor throughout, european style cabinetry, marble shower, new kingsize bed, and all conveniences. The snorkeling bay is right beside you, and around the other side of the building is a white sand beach for swimming and sunning, and out front is the famous PK's surf break. A new shopping center just opened within easy walking distance, and the Beachhouse Restaurant is right next door featuring spectacular sunsets from the bar. Poipu is known as the 'sunny side' of Kauai. So what more could you ask?

Guestbook comments from the owner

We are enjoying your condo in Kauai. Great location. Nice accommodations. Surf pounding all day long. Life doesn't get much better. The stress is melting away. Take care. (e-mail to owner from Kauai.)
Aug 2007
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Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 22 reviews
5

Peaceful relaxing beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We are just finishing up our weeklong stay at Condo #109 at Kuhio Shores for our 30th Anniversary. This was our first visit and thoroughly enjoyed everything. Condo is close to many beaches, shopping and other sightseeing views. We spent our last day watching turtles from the lanai and each evening we made sure we didn't miss the breathtaking sunsets !! We are hoping to someday return to #109 as it has everything we needed and more! Pictures are exactly what you get, plus much more!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Exceeded our expectations. What you see in the pictures is what you get. Walt and Joy are great. I highly recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Fabulous!!!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place.We enjoyed it so much we made a reservation for next year! Need I say more?

  • Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

Loved this place so much the first time five years ago, we didn't hesitate to stay here again. Walt & Joy are such friendly people and easy to work with. This unit is definitely the best in the building, being on the corner ground level. The inside is very clean and the bed is very comfortable. The sunset is the best on the Island. Now that we are home I really miss hearing the crashing waves 24/7. I will definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: May 27, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Oyster Bay, New York, USA
5

If You Love the Water, You Will Never Want to Leave

  • 5 of 5

My first review ever after so many years of travel. My husband and I just returned from 8 nights at this lovely condo with spectacular views and constant intimacy with the ocean. The condo itself is open and attractive and with a very comfortable bed and well equipped kitchen. Look out front and see the sunset, turtles, whales and surfers. Look to the side and see more turtles and the sunrise. A few steps to a great snorkeling beach where tours bring people from near and far. Some of the best snorkeling from the shore I have experienced in many trips to Hawaii. Easy beach entry, keep enough to not be afraid of brushing against coral but close enough to really see the fish and admire their sparkling colors. A few steps from the beach is one of the most romantic and beautiful restaurants we've been to in Hawaii----The Beach House. The food is great and to be able to walk there a great bonus. With every day we relaxed more, and slept so well to the oceans lull. On our last day I was returning from snorkeling at "our" beach and someone asked me for snorkeling advice and wondered if I was a native and lived there. I wish.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Monica, California
5

Location, location, location

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful spot for enjoying the island. My wife and I second all of the favorable comments made by others. Walt and Joy are very nice people and so easy to deal with. We loved the panoramic view, and yes, we too enjoyed watching the turtles. The living and dining rooms feel so open when the shutters are opened. And the sound effects - sleeping to waves crashing against the rocks - now that's an island experience! We made good use of the well equipped kitchen for a number of meals. We will try to book this condo again the next time we go to Kauai.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
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Map

Wailua Falls
Opaekaa Falls
Jack Harter Helicopters
Kauai Back Country Adventures
Aloha Canoes & Kayaks
Safari Helicopters
Safari Air Tours
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Lihue Airport
Nearest Barpub
BeachHouse Restaurant next door
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Kiahuna Public Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
Next door
Nearest Beach
Snorkel Bay on one side, beach on the other
Car: recommended

Kuhio Shores, at Poipu Beach on the romantic island of Kauai, known as Hawaii's Garden Island. Perfect for a romantic gataway, or a unique unforgetable adventure.

Other Activities: body-boarding, boating, kayaking, Turtles and Monk Seal, Reef-walking and Coastal exploring, shopping, Helicopter rides

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Rates & Availability

Poipu Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
2016 Rates
May 1 2016 - Dec 17 2016
5 night minimum stay
$245
 
 
Holoday season
Dec 18 2016 - Jan 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$275
 
 
2017 Rates
Jan 9 2017 - Dec 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
$255
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$245
 

Additional information about rental rates

Outclean $130 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.42%

Charges are refundable until due date of final payment.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Poipu Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 780 sq. ft.
  • 4 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Marble shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • This one bedroom unit sleeps 2 adults. May also accommodate one small child.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • coin laundry
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Washer and Dryer Available a few steps from unit.

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