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Melanie and Max Craddock

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english, french, german

It's ALL here within WALKING distance!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Overview

Kihei Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1 Bath (Sleeps 2-4)

Welcome to our home away from home. Kihei Kai Nani has an ideal and relaxing Maui location. Our recently remodeled and comfortably furnished condo provides you with just about everything you will need for a memorable getaway--beach chairs, towels, coolers, umbrella, boogie boards...it even includes a sleeper sofa w/ 6' mattress and an air conditioner for the hot summer nights. The modern kitchen is fully equipped w/ stainless appliances, utensils and other 'must have' items (Blender, Toaster, Coffee Maker, plates & glasses for entertaining, etc.). There is a wall-mounted 47" HDTV, complete w/ cable TV & a Blu Ray player, in the living area and outdoor furniture on the lanai. The stylish bedroom has many new luxurious features; Queen Platform Bed w/memory foam mattress, Egyptian sateen sheets, fresh pillows & bath towels, and a 27" HDTV w/Blu Ray Player. Kihei Kai Nani amenities include: gorgeous tropical landscaping, BBQ gas grill, swimming pool, a well-equipped laundry facility, recycle bins and an idyllic pavilion (perfect for weddings/reunions etc., reservations must be made in advance), all just a few steps from our home. Kihei Kai Nani is conveniently located within walking distance, to so many 'must see' sights and 'must do' adventures...just offshore to the south of our quiet beach lies a beautiful reef, known for sea turtles and other sealife.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Melanie and Max Craddock (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french, german

About Melanie and Max Craddock

My mother's family is from Maui yet I did not visit until I was 18. The islands always appealed to me so my first big solo trip was to Hawaii. Of course, I loved it! A few years ago I was able to come back and make my dream to have a piece of paradise come true. My move to Maui brought a love into my life that is like none I've ever known. Max and I are partners in all things now and we love to share the beauty that is Maui with others. Let us know when you'll be here!

Melanie and Max Craddock purchased this condo in 2012

Why Melanie and Max Craddock chose Maui

We love the long stretch of beach, perfect for morning walks. The location is great, so close to everything you need for a relaxing, fun vacation.

Guestbook comments from the owner

1. Cleanliness-"It was the cleanest condo I've ever stayed at."

2. Good repair-"I replaced light bulbs, but spares were already in the unit so it was very convenient."

3. Suggestions for the unit-"It was a perfect vacation because the unit and the staff."

4. Stay again-"yes, absolutely."

5. Other comments-"The staff works to keep the property a paradise and also so friendly and accommodating that they feel like personal friends."
Sep 2013
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(49 traveler reviews)
It's ALL here within WALKING distance!
average rating of 4.7755103 based on 50 reviews
5

Amazing condo, amazing location, and amazing management, overall we would rate it #10 if we could!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we booked until we drove away...simply Amazing!!! We have been coming to Maui for over 50 years and this was, by far, our best experience yet. Melanie and Max's condo was terrific, we considered it our home for 28 of the most amazing days of our lives. And I must say...our host, Hope, was genuinely so kind and gracious. She treated us to goodies on a few occasions and we felt so welcomed. The location was absolutely perfect for us. A few reviews complained about the early morning noise with delivery trucks but we never experienced any unwelcomed noise whatsoever. We loved waking up to the sweet sounds of a variety of birds...almost as if we were in a tropical forest..just lovely. We loved the meals at Fred's and Mooses..just a few steps from our door. Parking was awesome, never experienced any problems of any nature. Laundry and garbage was close by as well. We highly recommend this condo to anyone wishing to find the perfect getaway on Maui and we would certainly stay in it again if given the opportunity. Thank you Melanie and Max for allowing us to use your home, we are not only renewed and refreshed but forever grateful and will pass on this experience to all we know. Mahalo Nui Loa and Aloha!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Will Be Back

  • 5 of 5

The value and location of the condo was good enough for us. Thanks Max, Mel, & Hope. We look forward to coming back soon!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing us for your stay and the kind review. We would live to have you back anytime!
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5

Will Be Back!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was perfect! Everything was cleaned and neatly organized. The manager Hope had left us some goodies during our stay. You are pretty much close to everything. The beach, restaurants, and souvenir shops are within walking distance. This spot is good for people who are coming to Maui to venture off, not spend all their time sitting inside. Some of the reviews are right, you do hear the trucks early in the morning but it did not bother us. If peace and quiet is what you need them go else where. The value and location of the condo

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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4

Pleasant, affordable and all the comforts of home! PLUS across the street from a wonderful beach!

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed for 5 nights and it was just perfect for our needs. We wanted to be close to the beach (right across the street). There is also a lovely pool, on site laundry facilities and the apartment was equipped with everything you could need such as beach chairs, towels, boogie boards - even sunscreen! The patio was wonderful for having breakfast and everyone we met was friendly. We decided to rent a car and it was no problem to park right outside the unit. We originally were going to rent a hotel room but I am so glad we decided to stay here instead. It was like a retreat center, much more laid back and homey!

The hostess checked on us regularly and provided awesome resource references both before we traveled and good materials in the apartment which we used! We would definitely return here if we make it back to Maui in the future.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Owner's Response: Mahalo, Pamala! Mau e komo mai.
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5

Clean and convenient

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the stay at this location where it's walking distance to the beach. The amenities are nice including beach towels, chairs, umbrella. It was clean and modern. Thanks for making this a great trip for us!

The Hondls

  • Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay on Maui! Aloha oe!
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4

Close to everything

  • 4 of 5

The condo was very clean ,nicely decorated and was stocked with everything you would need for making your own meals and enjoying the beach .We enjoyed sitting outside on the lani listening to the birds .The beach is very close, just across the street.The pool was also very close and nice.We never met Hope but she was very friendly and helpful when we talked on the phone.She had some goodies for us when we arrived and also brought us some more treats later on .Thanks Hope! The trucks were noisy in the early morning but so were the birds It is best to get up early to enjoy the wonderful beach ,anyway .Thanks

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo nui for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. Since you left, we added heavy blackout curtains and a safe. Your comfort matters and we do what we can.
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Map

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Kahului
Nearest Barpub
Fred's Mexican Bar and Restaurant
Nearest Golf
2.2 Miles
Elleair Maui Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1.3 Miles
State Highway 31
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Cafe O'Lei
Nearest Beach
Kamaole II
Car: not necessary

Ideally located across the street from world famous Kamaole Beach II. We really enjoy snorkeling with sea turtles as well as taking in the view from the beach as the sun sets over the island of Lana'i. The second floor of Moose's pub is a good spot to take in the view and a drink. In wintertime, the whales join us all to toast the end of day. There is also the Maui Ocean Center in Ma'alaea harbor for up-close viewing of sea life!

Or catch a glimpse of them right from Kamaole Beach!

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Rates & Availability

Kihei Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Dec 15 2016 - Apr 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$130
$910
$3,380
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter
Dec 15 2017 - Apr 15 2018
4 night minimum stay
$130
$910
$3,380
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$85
$595
$2,210
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $100
Tax Rate 13.41%

Tax ID W71030055-01

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Walk-in shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) Tempurpedic mattress, Sleeper Sofa (1) 6 inch mattress pad for comfort
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Gazebo ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Digital safe in condo

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