|Minimum Stay||4 - 14 nights|
OCEAN/MOUNTAIN VIEWS - FULLY REMODELED
Relax in comfort & enjoy all of Maui's activities using this remodeled bright & open floor plan 2 bedroom/2 bath, spacious condominium as your Maui retreat. Enjoy the expansive 50 ft window views which include the ocean & the 10,000 ft. mountain, Haleakala (House of the Sun). The 1048 sq. ft. interior space & the lanai combine to give you almost 1200 sq. ft of high quality living area. The new eco-friendly remodeling in a Contemporary Kama'aina (local Hawaiian) style used quality materials & surfaces such as travertine tiles, bamboo flooring, granite counter tops, tiled bath/shower, tiled shower & tiled lanai. A 52' TV (cable), Netflix and a DVD is located in the living room so you can watch sports or your favorite shows or movies on a big screen. Our condo unit A-308 is located in the front building of the newly painted Haleakala Shores complex on the side away from the street and is just a short walk to the ocean and park that you can see from the lanai.
The master bedroom, with direct access to the lanai, has a king bed, tropical decor, a built in computer desk & a 37' TV (cable) with DVD on a wall mounted swivel which will allow you to watch your favorite program from the lanai. A walk-in closet/dressing area with full length mirror connects to a bathroom area with two pedestal sinks & a full size deep tub with tiled shower surround & grab bar.
The second bedroom has a queen size bed. A walk-in closet/dressing area with full length mirror connects to a bathroom with a tiled shower & grab bar. When not used as a bedroom, the bed can be easily stored for maximum living space. A futon couch allows for added sleeping capacity.
The kitchen has a Maytag range/oven, new Frigidaire refrigerator with ice maker, new GE dishwasher, new quiet disposal, microwave & toaster ovens. A new addition is the professional stainless steel cookware. You'll love the many kitchen tools & small appliances that are for your use. A stocked spice rack means you won't need to buy full jars of spices for just one dish. In unit laundry facilities are located in a separate closet.
Attention to details provide for your comfort. The coffee station features a stainless thermos coffee pot to allow you to keep your coffee hot on the lanai or anywhere else in the condo. This area also features a coffee grinder & a cappuccino/expresso maker for your pleasure. You will enjoy our wine chiller that is part of the bar area. Two stations have been built in to allow for easy computer use. Artwork featuring several local artists has been used to enhance the island atmosphere.
This unit is being upgraded constantly. Several game sets have been added for indoor, table top, outdoor & beach use. The newest addition is a Nintendo Wii Game Console with several games and Netflix access.. A CD player with docking ports for Ipod & Mp3 players is now available. In the kitchen, a rice cooker and panini maker has been supplied. A small fold away play pen/crib has been added. A high chair and stroller are also available.
Two air conditioners, two ceiling fans (one in each bedroom), two large and two small tower fans will keep you comfortable. Try using the fans & opening the windows to get the true island experience. Smell the sea air & the flowers.You may have noticed no mention of a furnace. It is not needed ocean side in Maui!!
Enjoy the pool area, the upgraded BBQ with granite counter top & the gazebo at Haleakala Shores. Walk a very short distance to Kamaole III Beach Park. Snorkel equipment, boogie boards, beach towels, mats, beach chairs & an umbrella are available for your use. Like to picnic? A picnic basket stocked with all the utensils & a hard sided cooler with wheels are yours to use at the pool, beach or wherever your Maui adventures takes you.
Haleakala Shores has added a new amenity in the locked pool area. We now have a Surfboard/Kayak Hale (storage area) where you can store a rental board or kayak. Slots are available on a first come first serve basis. You must make arrangements with our Resident Manager Jim Taylor before planning to store any item.
Walk to several restaurants, local shops & along the walking trail that follows the ocean starting in the park across the street. Short drives will take you to the Shops of Wailea & some of Maui's finest restaurants.
RELAX IN STYLE IN OUR CONDO WHILE SOAKING UP THE BEST OF MAUI: SEE SUNRISES OVER THE MOUNTAINS: SUNSETS OVER THE OCEAN: ENJOY THE BEACH, POOL, BBQ's & PICNIC AREAS: SEE HUMPBACK WHALES IN THE WINTER:
Our goal is to maintain high quality standards so that you get the most enjoyment from your Maui vacation.
Keywords: Condo, Condominium, Vacation Rental, Haleakala Shores, Maui, Hawaii, Two Bedroom, Newly Remodeled, ocean view, walk to beach.
Karen & Joe Grafe invite you to enjoy our rental unit. We live at Haleakala Shores so we can assist you with almost every need. Having lived on Maui for 15 years with Joe being a Marine Naturalist for six years, we can provide insights into Maui & the surrounding ocean. Whales are a special interest of ours.
We also love finding good deals so we can help you with Restaurants to Happy Hours & more!
Haleakala Shores is a wonderful condominium community where a number of owners live and enjoy meeting visitors.
Joe Grafe purchased this condo in 2010
Maui is paradise as far as we are concerned. We choose to live here because of the wonderful weather, the beauty of the island & ocean, the aloha spirit of the people & our seasonal visitors the Humpback Whales. We hope you discover all that Maui has to offer.
We love to share our island home with others!!!
Please note that we are licensed by the State of Hawaii. Our Transient Accommodations Tax number is TA-204-056-9856-01. Our General Excise Tax License number is GE-204-056-9856-01.
Ocean & Mountains Views from the same Condo
Lovely pool with a great tile turtle motif. Pool lanai called the Tiki Lounge that is great for relaxing stocked with many books.
There are two grill areas and several tables and chairs next to the grills or near the grills under a bougainvillea covered gazebo.
The pool area is pleasantly landscaped with beautiful plumeria trees, banana trees, various palm trees and other lush vegetation. It's quiet and relaxing.
Kamaole III Beach Park Across the Street - Great Swimming & Snorkelling. We have seen over 50 varieties of reef fish, green sea turtles & beautiful coral. There are two outdoor showers for cleaning off the sand before entering the building.
Upscale Remodeling with WiFi & 52' TV
Well Stocked Kitchen-Coffee & Wine Bars
Spacious Living Area- 2BD/2BA - 2 Walk in Closets- Lanai- 2 sinks in Master Bath
Walk to Restaurants & Shops. Easy Access to Major Roads
Covered & Lighted Parking
We (one couple, one additional adult) stayed in this lovely condo unit for 11 days/nights in October 2016. It really is a beautiful space, and very comfortable. Lots of seating in the living room and lanai, and a massive TV set (if you find time to watch TV). The master suite has a large bathroom with two sinks (hers and his!), and plenty of storage space. The tub/shower is very nice. What impressed me greatly was what was made available in the condo: fully-stocked kitchen (coffee filters! aluminum foil!); lots and lots of bedding and towels (generous bath and beach towels); soaps, lotions, etc. And, for the beach: chairs, floats, coolers, umbrellas and items for water fun. We greatly appreciated the use of the ceiling fans, AC, and the washer and dryer. The condo was very quiet; no street noise, and very little neighbor noise. From the lanai you have a bit of ocean view, and a lot of mountain view. The swimming pool is wonderful, quite large, clean, and with lots of seating around (with shaded areas if wanted). The assigned parking spot was also appreciated, providing the luxury of not driving around looking for a spot at the end of a long day of sightseeing. Also appreciated the use of the shopping carts to haul our luggage up to and down from the unit. Having overpacked (once again), that made it easier. We picnicked in the park across the street, and swam in the ocean there also. There are lots of restaurants up the street - a bit of a walk, but a quick drive. One thing I might suggest for the condo is softer bed pillows. That aside, I would very much recommend staying here. The reservation and payment process was easy, communication was prompt, and we were greeted upon arrival with a nice note and a tasty dessert in the fridge. Until next time, aloha!
Great location; spacious, clean and comfortable accommodation. We felt very comfortable and welcome here. Nothing was lacking, would gladly recommend it to friends and family. Hope we will be able to return sometime soon...
Location location location! Access to beach was awesome , and all around areas! Condo was clean, well stocked and very comfortable. Would definitely consider a trip back in future.
Maui is Magical
This was my second stay at Haleakala Shores (first time in this unit). This unit is wonderful and working with the owners was an absolute pleasure! Everything we needed to know about the condo and the complex is documented in a binder on the kitchen counter. We felt confident and right at home. Everything was VERY clean, even given the fact that the people in the condo before us far exceeded their checkout time - Lana is AMAZING! The kitchen is well stocked and there is a DISHWASHER which was extremely helpful as we prepared 1-3 meals per day. The complex is extremely clean and well maintained. We enjoyed using the BBQ and swimming the the pool. The beach park across the street is a breeze to get to and very large. If you follow the beach to the far left you'll find a lovely path that meanders along the cliff side. The park has plenty of tables and lots of grassy area and shade. The condo closet (just outside the front door) is PACKED with beach "stuff". We recommend the Tommy Bahama umbrella that has a large screw on the bottom allowing you to keep it from getting blown about). Most telling comment about the condo - my husband's remark that he would come back to this unit in a HEARTBEAT! Karen and Joe - Mahalo nui loa for sharing your wonderful home. We will be telling all of our friends about it and we hope to return soon ourselves.
We had a wonderful 8 night stay at Joe and Karen's condo. It was an excellent, affordable option for staying on Maui. The condo was clean and set up to be accommodating as it could be. They also had helpful extras like beach chairs, beach towels and umbrellas along with a location that can't be beat! I would recommend staying here!
We had a great time spending the week at Joe and Karen's condo. They were both SO VERY helpful with tips of what to do and where to go (and even have a binder in the condo with useful info). They had a little breakfast cake and personalized note awaiting us when we arrived. Above and beyond hospitality! The condo was clean and well set up for our group of 6 (two couples and two toddlers under two). Helpful extras such as beach supplies and plenty of beach towels were available. The washer and dryer in the unit came in handy even more than I expected. Great location within walking distance to the beach and the town. The pool and BBQ area at the condos was also a nice option for grilling in the evening then having a swim. Have not had a better experience using VRBO than with Karen and Joe!
Winter offers unique opertunity to see Humpback Whales both from shoreline & on boat trips. Maui is one of the best areas in the world to view Humpback Whales.
|Property Damage Protection||$59|
|Cleaning Fee||$140 + Tax|
All quotes are for 4 people. For a 5th person, a charge of $10.00 per night applies. For the 5th and 6th persons, a charge of $20.00 per night applies.
Reservations are not confirmed until down payment is received. Cancellations Fees: 10% rebooking fee 90 days or more prior to arrival, 31 to 89 days 20% fee, 30 days or less 100% fee. Hawaiian Tax ID# W18484301-01
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.