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Across From Best Beach! 10% off posted rate till 9/21/17!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 880 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Our beautiful one bedroom condo is across from a large park and the best beach in Maui. The very dry climate means you are virtually guaranteed a spectacular sunset every evening. Our condo has a partial ocean view and is in easy walking distance to Kihei Village. Beach chairs, snorkeling equipment, and beach toys 'come and go', but we try to keep these items in stock at all times. We have an AC unit in the bedroom as well as the main unit in the living room, and TVs in both living and bedroom.

We live nearby and check the condo often to make sure it is in perfect shape. The 2 bathrooms have been remodeled within the past 4 years and the kitchen was completely remodeled in August of 2013. The unique features of our baths and new kitchen make our unit an attractive selection.

One owner, Jean Keating, is a licensed real estate agent in the state of Hawaii. Her license #

is RS-66485. Jean is with Makena Wailea Real Estate Inc. Transient Accommodations Tax ID # is TA-005-936-1280-01

More Details

Owner
Steve Slater
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 8, 2017

About Steve Slater

I am from Florida originally, my wife from Oregon. We have both lived in Hawaii 25 years and were married in 2003. I lived in Hilo for my first 12 years in Hawaii. Along with dog Lucky and cats LB (Loverboy) and OK (Orange Kitty), we love the Maui aloha lifestyle.

Steve Slater purchased this condo in 2003

Why Steve Slater chose Maui

We literally live just up the street and keep a close eye on things at the condo. I did all the remodeling myself.

What makes this condo unique

If you are into a total relaxing vacation, perhaps you are not compelled to get in a car and drive for entertainment, you may find that you do not need a car to stay at our place - the location is that perfect.

Guestbook comments from the owner

A few especially good points: 1. the air circulation in the condo - no fog when you shower (how do you manage that?) 2. in room laundry facility 3. great ice maker! 4. 2 bathrooms are very comfortable to have 5. the grounds and pool are really nice 6. the "rainsoft" shower head 7....... perfect for all our needs!
Sep 2015
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Map

Maui Ocean Center
"The Ocean Center has the latest in aquarium technology, including "walk under" salt water tank."
Pacific Whale Foundation
"Whale watching trips daily during the winter season."
Iao Valley State Park
"This historic valley is easy to drive to and provides a cool escape from the warm weather of..."
Da Kitchen Kahului
"Plate lunch (and dinner) spot within walking distance. Portions are big enough for 2 meals. ..."
Alexander & Baldwin Sugar Museum
"Since Hawaii's last sugar mill will close at the end of 2016, this museum right across the s..."
Maalaea Harbor
"Many whale watch trips and snorkel boats leave from this marina, only about 15 minutes down ..."
Maui Tropical Plantation
"About 20 minute drive away - any flower, plant , or tree growing in Hawaii can be seen at th..."
Nearest Airport
16 Miles
About 30 minutes away
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Ferries only to Lanai or Molokai from Lahaina
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Maui Nui is the closest, others 3-4 miles away

The main attraction of course is the beach - one of Maui's nicest beaches is just a 5 minute walk from the elevator of the condo. Just above the beach is a nice park with padded playground/swings for little kids. There is a wide grass field, a popular spot for visitors and locals to take their lawn chairs and a drink to see the sunset. You are within walking distance of several restaurants and shops, and a full grocery store is about a mile down the road. Maui is full of arts and artists - there is plenty of top notch music going on somewhere nearby, for sure.

Amenities

Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 880 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • master bath has tub/shower, hall bathroom has shower. Both completely remodeled within 5 years.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is a free Maitai party every Wednesday down by the pool - get to know your fellow visitors at this fun function!

Reviews

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Across From Best Beach! 10% off posted rate till 9/21/17!
average rating of 4.5625 based on 21 reviews
5

Terrific experience!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at units in Kamaole Sands in the past and this was by far the best experience we've had. The location away from the noisy pool area was great. The supplementary air conditioning in the bedroom was a real bonus. We've never had that luxury before and it made a huge difference in "sleepability." Everything in the unit was great, comfortable, functional, clean and made our stay totally relaxing. We would highly recommend this unit to anyone wanting a top-notch location in the wonderful area of Kihei.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the kind words, Norm. It was a pleasure hosting you.
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4

Large, clean and central

  • 4 of 5

I love Kihei. This property was well kept, secure, no issues. Central to drive anywhere on the island, just hop on the Pillani Hwy up the road and 20 minutes to shopping, 35 to Lahaina, 30 to Paia Town... and so on. The ocean view is beautiful as well. I loved having two bathrooms, my husband and I could get ready quicker! The only disappointment was no free long distance and the cable package seems basic.... we don't go out at night, t.v. is our thing, but we managed :). The lanai is stocked with beach gear, always wonderful when its provided. The condo is stocked with body wash, tissue, off bug spray and other toiletries. Some may have been left by previous guests, but I would check in before buying yourself stuff. We would stay here again and again. Thanks for the stay Steve & Jean!

Much aloha! Bonnie & Darrell

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

Great location! The condo was recently remodelled and had everything we needed for our stay.

  • 5 of 5

The condo was equipped very well to meet our needs for a young family. It was nice there were beach toys, beach chairs, umbrella, boogie board, spice rack, etc for us to use. Would definitely recommend this place!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great condo in an amazing location!

  • 5 of 5

This condo was well equipped, very comfortable and in a fantastic location! I made sure to keep the VRBO listing number so we can stay here again. Loved it!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us Carrisa.
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4

Great condo in an awesome location!

  • 4 of 5

Steve was really responsive and answered all of our questions. The condo was clean and comfortable. Some condiments were left behind which was helpful because we didn't have to buy everything. The location of the unit (in the complex itself) was pretty quiet and fairly close to the elevator. The pool is great and the grounds are lovely, Kamaole Sands is the best place to stay in Kihei!

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jaime, thanks so much for staying with us, look forward to hosting you again. Steve.
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5

Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

The location of this condo can't be beat: across the street from a lovely beach, lots of restaurants and stores walking distance, grocery store (Foodland) with a poke bar a 5 minute drive, and easy drive to anywhere on the island. Highly recommend staying here and if we go to Maui again we'll more than likely stay at this lovely condo!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Kira, it was a pleasure hosting you, look forward to having you again.
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

cancel 30 days or more from arrival, $150. returned, cancel 30 days or less from arrival, we retain entire deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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