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Ocean View-Upfront #277 Dolphin Bldg, Kaanapali Beach $250+

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 744 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 1-2)

Villa #277 in the 2-story Dolphin Building has a superior location with excellent views of the ocean and swimming pool. Kaanapali Beach is just steps from the front-door and perfect for swimming, snorkeling and walking on the warm, golden sand.

Your private, covered tiled Lanai is on the 2nd floor and measures 7 feet x 14+ feet; larger than some lanais.. Up-front Lanai location is wonderful for eating meals, whale watching, viewing ocean & swimming pool, and the soft music from local musicians that play at the Castaway Cafe on a few evenings of the week.

Hawaiian style Dolphin building offers peace and true relaxation unlike modern tall high-rise buildings. The friendly Castaway Cafe out front is convenient for a cool drink or meal.

Stairs to entrance at 2-story Dolphin Bldg.

No elevator. Tight-Spiral-Staircase from living to bedroom. (Not suitable for children or persons with disabilities to go up staircase).

1 Bed/1 Bath....sleeps only (2) Two persons.

Comfortably upgraded with granite counters and large tile flooring. Leather furniture. Comfortable pillow-top Cal-King size bed in loft bedroom (up spiral staircase). Bedroom has 37' HDTV and Living room 42" HDTV: both with Blueray/dvd/cd player and ipod.

Small Safe for valuables.

Wireless internet access from anywhere in the condo.

• CAL-King Bed in Loft -2 GUESTS MAXIMUM {NO exceptions}

AIR CONDITIONING

• Living room Large 42' HDTV

• Loft Bedroom 37' HDTV

• VIEW of Ocean & Pool

• Internet Station/ Wireless Internet Access

• Two Swimming Pools: 1 @ Dolphin Bldg/1 @ Coconut bldg at back of resort

• Small Gym

• coin-operated washers/dryers across from Pool

• Shuffleboard; BBQs at resort

• Ocean view restaurant

• Small convenience store in lobby

• Whalers Village - 15 minute walk

• Beach Rentals out front for boogie boards/chairs/etc.

• Resort/Parking charge $18 daily + paid to front-desk.

• Smoking Prohibited in condos; but allowed in designated areas on Resort Property outside

Keywords: 1 Bed Ocean-view upfront next to beach and pool

State of Hawaii Tax Reg #W01302456-01 (New Hawaii Tax ID TA and GE #202-382-5408-01).

More Details

Property Manager
George Nelson
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About George Nelson

Mr. & Mrs. Nelson

Have owned the condo since the 1980's

George Nelson purchased this villa in 1985

Why George Nelson chose Maui

Villa #277 Dolphin Bldg. is one of the best locations!

Ocean and Swimming Pool views. Steps from the sandy Beach: wonderful for swimming and snorkeling and walking on the sand. Low-rise 2-story.

Private Lanai.

What makes this villa unique

Superior location. Fantastic views of Ocean and Swimming Pool.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Mark gunning
Sep 2012
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Amenities

Lahaina Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Building Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 744 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets considered
  • not suitable for children ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King size bed (1) Cal King pillow top
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 4.9/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Ocean View-Upfront #277 Dolphin Bldg, Kaanapali Beach $250+
average rating of 4.95 based on 24 reviews
Livermore, CA
5

Amazing and beautiful as always....Thank you Nelson's

  • 5 of 5

This unit is absolutely beautiful and the Nelson's are absolutely wonderful! You simply cannot beat this location, the views are spectacular and the unit is updated and gorgeous. We are repeat renters and will continue to choose this unit. Mahalo George and Cynthia for the opportunity.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ontario CA
5

A perfect honeymoon vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had the perfect honeymoon in Maui, while staying at Maui Kaanapali Villas, Dolphin Building #277. As soon as we arrived we felt at home. Front desk staff were very kind and helpful. The parking lot is very convenient, we were able to get a spot very close to the condo every day. The condo is very clean, spacious, and has an excellent view of the pool area, and ocean. Everything we could have asked for. Our favourite part about the condo, was the location. It was far enough away from main attractions (like black rock, and commercial resorts) so it was quiet and relaxing around the pool and beach area, but within walking distance if you'd like the make the trip down the beautiful beach walk. We snorkelled with sea turtles on Kaanapali beach, and watched dolphins playing one morning while eating breakfast at the restaurant "Castaway Grill" located in MKV just steps from the condo. I would highly recommend this condo, while visiting Maui. We were very sad to leave this beautiful place, but we will definitely be visiting again! A huge thanks to the owners George and Cynthia, for making our honeymoon so enjoyable.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
5

Relaxing and fun vacation destination

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful stay in Unit #277, Dolphin Building, Maui Kaanapali Villas! The owners, George and Cynthia, were great to deal with, from the time of our initial inquiry, through to signing the rental agreement and making payment, and finally following up with us after our stay. The staff at the resort were also very friendly and helpful, and made check-in and check-out seamless. The unit itself is very spacious, clean and tastefully updated. All the comforts of home were provided. The lanai overlooking the pool, with a view to the ocean and sunshine all day long was great - especially when the whales were jumping not far off shore, or when the "happy hour" entertainer serenaded us in the late afternoons! The pool and beach at the resort provided hours of sun-soaking pleasure. We enjoyed the best restaurant meal of our trip at the on-site "Castaway Grill." Maui Kaanapali Villas provides well-maintained and beautiful grounds, and the resort feel is very friendly, relaxed and low-key. Parking access was excellent, which is a rarity at many resorts in Maui. The resort is along the "Beach Walk", a stretch of sidewalk that runs for several kilometers past the hotels, condos, restaurants, shops, parks and golf course along the coastline. We enjoyed going for runs and walks along the Beach Walk, including a 1 KM walk (one-way) to an amazing coffee shop (Island Press), and approximately 1.75 KM to Whalers' Village for shopping. Many thanks to George and Cynthia for enabling us to enjoy a memorable vacation! We hope to return!

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great unit at our favorite resort

  • 5 of 5

We loved this unit. The lanai overlooks the pool and has a great ocean view. We will definitley want to stay in this unit on our next trip.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sonoma County, CA
5

Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place to stay while vacationing in Maui. Close to everything you could possibly want to do in Maui! The condo is very well stocked and it instantly felt like home! The owners are very nice to deal with and answered all my questions before our stay. It is very clean and organized. Great place for snorkeling and relaxing on the beach. We will be back asap!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Maui Lover

  • 4 of 5

Very nice condo! Nicely furnished and decorated with an tropical island theme. Great location on this very nice property! Owner has provided a well stocked kitchen. Very organized and labeled supplies (replacement light bulbs, etc.). Very comfortable bed! Provided us with linens & beach towels from private service since they are not part of the onsite property. Owner was very quick & efficient with all correspondence and reservation. Only issue for some could be the spiral staircase to get to bed in the loft. Not for older folks or children.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Lahaina Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer-2017
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 13 2017
5 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Autumn-2017
Aug 14 2017 - Dec 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Holiday-2017
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 7 2018
5 night minimum stay
$315
 
 
Winter-2018
Jan 8 2018 - Mar 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
$275
 

Additional information about rental rates

Add: Hawaii state TA tax 9.25% and GE tax 4.17%.
Cleaning fee of $160.42 per stay

The Front-desk collects a Daily Resort Fee of $18 + tax payable to Front-desk at check-in time.
Two (2) people maximum occupancy.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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