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Maui Ocean View Cottage in Tropical Surroundings

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 3-4)

Watch the sun set over the island of Lanai from your Maui lanai (porch). Whales, waves, and palm trees are also part of your view.

Cottage has open-beam ceiling, tile floors throughout, and French doors making this cottage unique and charming. Full bathroom with shower and tub indoors and additional outdoor shower with private enclosure gives you an added option of enjoying the jungle surroundings, with a warm shower under a fragrant plumeria tree after a day at the beach. Yard is full of specimen plants and fragrant trees.

This quaint cottage is furnished with the highest quality items (100% cotton sheets, Italian dishes, Spanish tiles on the floor) and new furniture and appliances, including washer/dryer, BBQ, AC, and ceiling fans. It is also includes a fully equipped kitchen and a DVD, and CD player. The property has wi-fi.

The property itself is fully landscaped with mature tropical and exotic plants and flowers. The surroundings have a private feel, and include an additional outdoor shower for rinsing off after the beach. The porch is situated facing the ocean with beautiful sunset views. A dining table and chairs accommodate outdoor meals on the lanai.

The area is a family neighborhood on a quiet, tree lined street that receives little traffic. It is only a 10 minute walk or 2 minute drive to Keawakapu Beach a wonderful location for swimming and great sunset watching. At night you can sometimes hear the ocean from the lanai.

The neighborhood itself is located in South Maui ('the sun coast'). In this area it rarely rains, and it is usually sunny with cool ocean breezes. From this part of the island you can see the islands Kaho'olawe, Lana'i, and Molokini. To the south is the Wailea Resort Hotels area, only one block from the cottage. Wailea is the most exclusive part of Maui with 4 golf courses and scores of shops and restaurants, including the luxurious Shops of Wailea. It is also home to many hotels, including the Four Seasons, Grand Wailea, and Kea Lani.

To the north is Kihei, with more moderately priced restaurants ranging from local Deli's, Thai food, Sushi, and healthy eateries, and shops including video stores, movie theatres, and late night bars. All of this is within a 5 minute drive from the cottage. Best of all, Grace Cottage is only a 10 minute drive to fantastic snorkeling, diving, and the State Park at Makena Beach. The area is also a wonderful place for biking.Maui is called No Ka Oi, which means 'Maui is the best'. Of all the Hawaiian Islands, Maui is the favorite; and the Wailea area is the best of Maui.

The property owner is a 28-year resident who will tell you about secret spots that the average tourist will never hear of along with the well-known points of interest.

Keywords: Cottage

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 8, 2017

Map

Car: recommended

Amenities

Kihei Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bathroom with full bath
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) One futon couch (single)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

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Maui Ocean View Cottage in Tropical Surroundings
average rating of 4.357143 based on 14 reviews
5

Perfect Place to explore Maui

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is very nice and clean. There is everything you need and it is perfect for a couple as afar as space is concerned. But it also worked for our family of four. The outdoor shower is a must after a day at the beach. The next beach is in walking distance but the way back goes up the hill, so you won't do it too often. Anyway, the cottage is avery good location to start trips to all parts of the island. We really loved our stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful time!

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we've stayed that this lovely place, which had everything we needed. The owner was very helpful and welcoming. We like how close it is to the beach, while still in a real neighborhood. It had everything we needed and we'll be back in the future!

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

Great spot!

  • 5 of 5

This place was great for us. The living room futon was an adequate single bed and the queen-sized bedroom futon was comfortable for us. We arrived on a hot day and were exuberant that the house had an air conditioner. The appliances were great and the shower worked wonderfully. Easy to find and less than a mile from the beach.

The lanai is large and absolutely gorgeous surrounded by fragrant trees and outfitted with comfortable chairs. You do look over about 15 houses to see the shoreline but you can see the ocean, and the sunset views are awesome from the lanai. It is in a residential neighborhood, so you can see your neighbors, but that was fine; we saw none of them. Christine was readily available over the phone, but we didn't see the owners during our stay.

We look forward to our return!

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and will equiped, nice view and neighbors

  • 5 of 5

Everything was OK.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Cute cottage, great location

  • 4 of 5

This cottage is perfect for two people. We were here for two weeks as we explored and enjoyed Maui. The location of the cottage is perfect, just blocks from several great beaches. The kitchen is well appointed, and we made several meals here during our stay. Though the owner is not on site, she was very attentive to our needs when we called with a couple of small things that needed to be fixed (just light bulbs and a DVD that wouldn't work). She had them taken care of within one day. The only suggestion we have at all would be to have a better boxspring and mattress in the cottage. Other than that, a perfect stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was fine for one person. For a couple it would be fine but no more that that. Quiet residential

  • 3 of 5

Quiet clean. Nothing fancy. The tv could be updated given the price you pay

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 13.46%

Cleaning fee charged for stays of less than 7 nights. Guests are responsible for any credit card fees, foreign transaction fees and/or PayPal fees.

The property has a DVD player with monitor and CD and AM/FM radio. Internet WIFI can be used for watching TV shows, news and movies from your laptop. No cable, satellite TV reception.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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