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Wow! Beautiful Oceanfront Condo on the Waters Edge! New King bed, Free WiFi

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Lauloa Oceanfront Condo is located on the north end of beautiful Maalaea Bay in South Maui, fifteen minutes from the Kahului Airport (Maui's main airport), and twenty minutes from the popular resort areas of Lahaina, Kaanapali, Kihei and Wailea. Our condo is only 20 feet from the oceans edge with spectacular, unobstructed views.

Lauloa is located off a small street a good distance from the Highway and is very quiet. Typically the only sounds you hear are from the surf or tradewinds blowing through the palms. Maalaea Village is located with in walking distance from Lauloa, where you can find a deli, a general store, four restaurants, shopping center, and a miniature golf park, all situated around the small boat harbor where you can hop on a boat for fishing, snorkeling and whale watching tours.

The latest addition to the village is the Maui Ocean Center which is Hawaii's newest and largest ocean aquarium and marine educational center with displays.

During spring and summer one can often find good waves for bogey-boarding and surfing right out the door. Shore fishing is also possible. During the winter months you can view the humpback whales right from our oceanfront condo, it truely is amazing!

Keywords: vacation, hawaii, maui, ocean, beach, wifi, family, romantic, view

More Details

Owner
Eva
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2017

About Eva

Our beautiful condo on Maalaea Bay was our first home on Maui. We loved living there, however after having two babies and running a home business we felt we needed some extra space. We moved to a home in Wailuku, only 10 minutes away.

Eva purchased this condo in 1986

Why Eva chose Maui

We choose to buy our first home in Maalaea, because we loved living right on the waters edge. During Whale season we can see them everyday and hear them from our bed at night. In the summer Maalaea gets some of the best surfing waves in the world. The tradewinds blow most of the time keeping it much cooler and comfortable than say Kihei or Lahaina. And being centrally located on the island, you're not far away from anything.

What makes this condo unique

Direct oceanfront, only 20 feet from the ocean edge

Guestbook comments from the owner

The condo was just perfect. It had all the essentials needed for a home away from home. The location is what we prefer..next to the ocean and very quiet with a breeze to keep us cool. The neighbours were friendly and very helpful. We had a wonderful holiday and would go back in a minute. thankyou Maui for the excellant emergency preparedness during the Tsunami warning.
Mar 2010
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Amenities

Wailuku Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , large walk-in shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , double size
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Brand new king bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • King size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.6567163 based on 69 reviews
Seattle
5

Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

This place was the BEST place for ANY family!!!! My daughter and I spent the best week of our life in this lovely condo. We aren't interested in glitz and glamor....we just wanted to have a fantastic and relaxing week in paradise. THIS WAS IT!!!!!! It was beautiful, easy living. A majestic view with comfortable ease. The location is centrally located and offers a welcome feeling when coming back from a day on Maui. Easy access to Maalea harbor and all of its activities....and only minutes away from the tourist spots of Kihei and Lahaina (without being in the middle of the hustle and bustle). Making coffee and watching the sun rise over Haleakala each morning was the highlight of the day. If you are looking for a no stress alternative to hotel living on your vacation.....I HIGHLY recommend this wonderful property.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2007
  • Stayed: Oct 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location, beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

Condo was very much as described. It was also nice to have some supplies to start off with the first day. Within walking distance to the beach, great restaurants, Maui Ocean Center, and shopping. Great neighbors in the complex. Will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Better than expected!

  • 5 of 5

Turtles galore! Beautiful moonrises! Everything we needed! Walking distance to marina, ocean center, restaurants & shops! We love it! Thank you for sharing this beautiful place!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Can't beat this place! View, location... perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This unit was everything described, exactly (maybe even better) than pictured. Comfortable, clean and fully stocked (including a hair dryer). Beds were very comfortable, I'm picky about pillows and I loved them. Towels provided for both bath & beach. There were basic spices, as well as some coffee, coffee filters, and other foods possibly left by previous guests. The parking was easy, and very close to the unit.

Our family of 5, with kids aged 16, 14 and 12, had a fabulous stay here.

I might hesitate to stay here with very small children if I had kids who tend to wander, as there is no fence on the sea wall, and they could literally run out of the unit and fall off the wall onto the rocks below.

We loved the central location, as we enjoyed exploring the entire island, and this unit is basically 30-45 minutes or LESS away from almost anywhere you'll want to go on the island (of course the road to Hana is longer).

Other than receiving pertinent information before our arrival, I did not have contact with Eva, as there really was no need. A nice perk would have been maybe a little note of recommended local grocery stores, restaurants, etc., but it was easy enough to figure things out on our own, so no big deal there. Something we didn't know, but discovered on our last day there when we happened to explore the lobby, was that we were supposed to register our car for the parking lot. We didn't have any problems, so maybe the posted note is old and/or it is not regulated.

In summary, a FABULOUS place and would definitely stay here again. We certainly hope to!!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vista,Ca
4

Near perfect fit

  • 4 of 5

Very peaceful and quiet.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

quiet neighborhood, nearby beach, reasonable distance to anywhere on island

  • 5 of 5

Quiet neighborhood. Easy walk to beach - Haycraft Beach Park. 20-30 min drive to Lahaina, Kihei, Kaanapali, Kahului, etc. Pool area had grill. Wake up to sunrise streaming in window. Hear surf all day if sliding doors left open. Was concerned when discovered no A/C, but kitchen window and front door provides plenty of breeze. Too busy to watch TV or DVD. Internet speed at 1.2 MB/sec - Time Warner cable. Very good location and close to everywhere. If we get to Maui again, this will be first place I check.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Map

Maui Ocean Center
Haycraft Park
Beach Bums Bar & Grill
Ma'alaea General Store & Cafe
"Enjoy some fresh baked pastries and coffee. Full espresso bar along with a great deli and so..."
Maui Golf & Sports Park
Maalaea Harbor
Sugar Beach
"Enjoy a long romantic walk from Maalaea to north Kihei on one of Maui's most beautiful stret..."
Iao Valley State Park
Maalaea Harbor Shopping Center
Porto Italian Artisan Pizza Restaurant -- CLOSED
Maui Swap Meet
"http://www.mauiexposition.com/MAUISWAPMEET.html Open Sat 7am-12pm "
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Wake Maui, wakeboard and water ski company
Nearest Point of Interest
Maalaea Harbor
Nearest Point of Interest
Maui Ocean Center Aquarium
Nearest Point of Interest
Kahului Airport
Nearest Point of Interest
Whole Foods market
Nearest Point of Interest
Safeway market
Nearest Point of Interest
Costco
Nearest Point of Interest
Maalaea Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Olowalu snorkeling
Nearest Point of Interest
Black Rock
Nearest Point of Interest
Farmers Market
Nearest Point of Interest
Maui Swap Meet
Car: recommended

Aquarium

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $130

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Cancellation Policy
Fully refundable if cancelled 90 or more days prior to arrival date
Cancellations made within the 90 days prior to arrival date are refundable only if cancelled dates are re-sold

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.