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Maui Banyan-Top Floor Unit, Right Across from the Beach!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Beautifully remodeled top floor unit in low-rise building, directly across the street from the world-famous Kamaole Beach Park II. Cherry cabinetry, quartz counters, brushed nickel fixtures, all tile, no carpet. 32' LCD TV in living room. Wireless internet available at no extra charge. New washer/dryer and air conditioning units. Overlooks courtyard garden with semi-private gas barbeque. Two pools, hot tubs, and gas barbeques on properties. Tennis, swimming, snorkeling. Walk to nearby restaurants for breakfast, lunch, dinner and nightlife.

I have Two Identical Units, One In 'A' Building As Well!!!

Great For Large Families or Group Vacations!!!

Beautiful View of Beach On Lanai!!!

Call Me For Unit 'A' Availbility!!!

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Mary or Don Lerdahl
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 15, 2017

About Mary or Don Lerdahl

I have been visiting Maui for over twenty years, and each time I find something new to discover about this beautiful island paradise. The waters are warm, blue and filled with beautiful tropical fish. I enjoy golfing, snorkeling and scuba diving. Walking to the nearby restaurants, including Fred's Mexican Cafe (my personal favorite fun-spot!) is a great way to enjoy a night out after a day of activities.

Mary or Don Lerdahl purchased this condo in 1999

Why Mary or Don Lerdahl chose Kihei

The Maui Banyan is the perfect location-my unit is right across from the Kamaole Beach Park II, yet within walking distance of restaurants, shopping and Wailea.

What makes this condo unique

Taking a short walk across the street in time to sink my toes into the sand while watching the sun go down is one of my favorite things to do.

Amenities

Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Each of the two master suites have their own private bathroom. One of the masters also has a full size washer and dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Both bedrooms have king beds with hotel quality mattresses, lanai access, and LCD TV's.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Good! 3.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

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Maui Banyan-Top Floor Unit, Right Across from the Beach!
average rating of 3.8666666 based on 15 reviews
Fonthill, Ontario
4

Great location, great facilities, great value!

  • 4 of 5

Our arrival was seamless. We checked in at the front desk, and all of the keys, codes and parking information was provided. I had forgotten to obtain the wifi password, but went down later and had no problem receiving it. The condo was clean, tidy, and waiting for our arrival! The location can't be beat, and was the main reason for booking this condo compared to others similar to it. It is literally steps from the beach. We had no trouble carrying the provided chairs, towels and boogie boards the short distance to the water. Shops and restaurants are plentiful on the strip, some within a comfortable walking distance, others a short drive away. We did not use the pool or hot tub, but we heard from other guests that they were quite nice. The condo itself was spacious and well appointed. The kitchen had all of the necessary gadgets, although the garberator was also not functioning for our visit, but I contacted the owner and she nicely offered to have a repairman come to repair it during our stay. I didn't want to feel held back from my vacation waiting for the repairman to show up, and we didn't feel the need to use it during our stay, so we just let it go. We made due with the limited number of dishes, there was plenty of cutlery, but more coffee cups would have been convenient. Each bedroom was very spacious, each having their own fan and A/C unit, and balcony. The rooms were separated by the living/kitchen area, which provided ample privacy for the 2 couples travelling together. The shower in the bathtub also didn't drain well for us, probably due to the superfine sand from the beach. We did our best to rinse off as much of the sand from the beach as possible, it helped that there was a tap/shower head just at the entrance to Building A. Overall this was a great condo. It is exactly as the owner has advertised it. I would come back to it again the next time I visit Maui, and recommend it to anyone planning to stay in that area.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2013
  • Stayed: November 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Kate for taking the time to write a review! I did address the garbage disposal and slow draining tub, so thanks for letting me know. Have a wonderful Christmas season, and I look forward to you staying with us again! Mary
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3

Lots of room, comfortable beds, and great location.

  • 3 of 5

The condo was nice, but comparing it to the two that our two children and families rented, it was a bit funky, and lacking basic things, like salt and pepper in the kitchen. We thought it needs a bit of attention. The owner was very nice and helpful.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Marty, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Sorry about the salt and pepper; it is amazing how often they go missing! I'll be at the condo in a few weeks and will look through to address those little things that do make a difference. Mahalo! Mary
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5

Absolutely Amazing Place to Stay....Fantastic Experience!!

  • 5 of 5

I am not typically one to write reviews, however this condo was fantastic! The condo was extremely clean and well-maintained, exactly as described by the owner. All the amenities you could possibly require were available and the condo is very spacious! Mary the owner, was super to deal with - organized, professional and you can tell she truly cares about the people staying in her condo to ensure they have a great stay! We looked into a lot of places and by far this is also the best for the value. It is the closest to the beach without actually being on the beach! There are a lot of shops and great restaurants in walking distance. You can't go wrong with this place ...we recommend it 100%. It will be our first choice for sure whenever we travel to Maui!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mountain View
1

Not for families with small kids

  • 1 of 5

We've been in this unit in April with 6-months old baby. From the pictures, it looked nice - but the house smelled very bad (probably because the unit was not renovated for a while). We could not sleep well, and the ventilation system was not working properly. Also there were a lot of bugs coming from the kitchen, and we decided not to use it (and this is something that housekeeping cannot fix easily).

Because of that - we actually needed to move to the nearby hotel for three nights. I already communicated this with the owner, and since the description was not updated for families with small kids - I needed to post this negative review for the others.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I have been renting this unit to families with small children and infants for over a decade, and have never had a guest comment that it wasn't suitable for families with small kids, therefore I didn't feel it was appropriate to submit to the demand from this guest that I change the description of the unit to being unsuitable for families with small kids. I visit the condo at least once, and sometimes twice a year to address any needed issues, and the unit was completely renovated in 2007; new cabinets, appliances, tile floors, bathtub, toilets, sinks, etc. Since it is a tropical area little sugar ants can come out, especially if food has been left out on counters. Although maintenance regularly treats for pests, it can be an issue in any condo, home or hotel in any tropical area. There are three fully functioning air conditioning units, one in each bedroom and one in the living room. It is not a central HVAC system for the entire resort, which is different from a hotel. Staying in a hotel is different from staying in a condo and there are pros and cons to both. It is unfortunate that this guest did not respond to my phone calls and e-mails while at the property so that I could get further information to address his concerns.
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5

PERFECT condo for a relaxing family vacation or a stay for two!

  • 5 of 5

I have personally traveled to Maui many times throughout the years and this unit is my favorite place to stay by far! It's right next to the beach, clean, within walking distance to fun shops and eats (especially Fred's Mexican Cafe - Taco Tuesday and the DivaRita is a MUST!), and above all - the owner is friendly and quick to respond to any questions or concerns I might have. Right across the street at the beach there's great snorkeling, and you can go for a swim and not have to worry about being overcome with crazy waves. I have already booked for next year and can't wait to get my toes back in the sand!

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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2

Needs update

  • 2 of 5

Condo needs some TLC. Missing a TV, dryer was broken when we got there, found dirty towels in a bag in the closet. Phone was missing, no batteries in the remotes for the TV ect. Amenities listed on paper didn't match what we got.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The dryer has been repaired and housekeeping alerted about checking closets for any hidden bags of dirty towels! I do not provide a landline phone as guests these days typically have a cell phone. I will have the batteries replaced in the tv remote. Amenities are as listed; I've never had a complaint since I've been renting this condo in 1999 that they are not as advertised. This unit is very popular since it is so close to the beach so it does have high occupancy. I have the professional housekeeping staff of Aston Hotels clean between guests. I do appreciate guest feedback on how I can make improvements, especially between my visits to beautiful sunny Maui!
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Map

Nearest Airport
14.15 Miles
Kahului Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.15 Miles
Fred's Mexican Cantina
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Pi'ilani Hwy
Nearest Restaurant
0.15 Miles
Fred's Mexican Cantina
Nearest Beach
Kamaole Beach Park II
Car: recommended

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $170

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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