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Bedrooms Studio
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Beachfront Studio Condo, Completely Remodeled

WELCOME TO OUR DREAM COME TRUE VACATION HOME. COMPLETELY REMODELED AND AN ABSOLUTELY BEACHFRONT CONDO WITH UNBELIEVABLE OCEAN/SUNSET VIEWS. No detail has been left undone from Hawaiian style designer furnishings, custom paint colors and stylish Hawaiian fabrics. Ultra-comfortable King-sized bed and Island-style couch. Also featured are slab granite counters, new appliances including refrigerator, dishwasher, stove/oven & microwave, new maple cabinets, tile floors, Hawaiian furniture, dining table, couch and flat screen TV. Newly installed ceiling fan overhead so you can enjoy the Ocean Breezes & crashing waves with the Sliding Glass Door open. We also remodeled the bathroom with granite counter, new maple cabinet & vanity. Everything you will need to truly feel the Aloha of Maui. FREE air conditioning included! Enjoy the large lanai (balcony) with ocean, sunset & beach views and the island of Lanai just a few miles away. HIGH SPEED INTERNET ACCESS IS AVAILABLE. Bring your iPod! There's a new iPod/AM/FM alarm & stereo. There is a direct phone line to the room where you can receive calls and messages (Local calls are $.75 each though). There is even an on-your-floor coin operated laundry room. One thing we need to remind you--THIS IS A NON SMOKING UNIT AND BUILDING!! MAHALO!! Gorgeous Sand and Surf await you at Fabulous Lahaina Shores Beach Resort - Lahaina, HI Oceanfront Vacation Condo at Lahaina Shores Beach Resort Amenities: Phone, Air Conditioning, TV, Cable TV, DVD Player, iPod player, Full Kitchen, Microwave, Refrigerator, Cooking utensils provided, Linens provided, Dishwasher, Hot Tub (shared), Pool (shared), No Smoking Activities (on site or nearby): Hiking, Rock Climbing, Golf, Tennis, Fitness Center, Gym, Miniature golf, Wildlife Viewing, Horseback Riding, Shopping, Restaurants, Live Theater, Cinemas, Museums, Sightseeing, Swimming, Snorkeling/Diving, Boating, Sailing, Waterskiing, Surfing, Windsurfing, Parasailing, Jet Skiing, Shelling.

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
April 20, 2017

About Richard

We live in Southern California and work in real estate and property management. Our kids are growing up and we are looking forward to enjoying Lahaina more often!

Richard purchased this condo in 2008

Why Richard chose Maui

We first visited Lahaina in 2006 and stayed in a first floor one-bedroom unit with our kids. We loved it so much, we booked another trip about 6 months later, and we were hooked. When this Oceanfront unit came on the market, we made an offer immediately and I flew out to close the deal. We spent the next 90 days having it remodeled (a very close friend/contractor lived in Napili at the time and he oversaw the gutting and remaking of our unit.) Many of the other units in the building have been modeled after our unit, but none have the personal charm and decor that my wife has put into our condo and home away from home!

What makes this condo unique

We fell in love with the location of the condo. Beachfront and ocean facing. At night we leave the sliding glass doors open and fall asleep to the crashing waves. Every morning we take 30-minute walk along the beach, going as far as we can east toward the million-dollar homes on the beach, and then turn around and walk all the way to the Port of Lahaina and watch the young surfers taking their lessons along the way. We snorkel right off of the beach in front of the building on days we don't want to drive to Kapalua or take a boat out to Molokini Island and Turtle Bay.

(Update March 2016-The heavy storms this winter took a toll on the Lahaina Port area which caused erosion along the beach next to the Port. We were not able to walk all the way to the boats, etc., along the beach. We had to cut through the park and walk along Front Street. We feel bad for the homes next to the port, they lost their beach.


Lahaina Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Granite counters, Tile enclosure.
  • Tile floors, granite counters. Towels included plus hair dryer.
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Roll-in bed can be rented separately by guest.
  • Studio condo, tile floors throughout, King Bed. Ask about renting a roll-away for a 3rd person/child. Central AC, ceiling, flat screen TV, DVD player, MP3/iPod player/radio/alarm, Free Wi-Fi in room.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Next door at 505 Front Street you can enjoy The Feast at Lele music from the condo's Lanai. Enjoy a more 'Americanized' luau in Kaanapali because the food served at The Feast of Lele is very authentic and our kids don't like it (neither do I, only my wife likes it, but don't tell her that!) There is massage therapy at 505 Front Street, Mina Moghadam. You don't want to miss an opportunity for her Lomi Lomi massage! 808-205-7751, but book early! We walk to Old Towne Lahaina, the Banyon Tree park, shopping, restaurants and most everything we do. We do get a car because I hate waiting for taxis and shuttles, plus we have a routine once we land. Get the car, stop at K-Mart for dry foods, sun screen, bathroom products, etc., and then go the condo and unpack. We then hop back in the car and head to Safeway (on the west end of Lahaina about 7 mins by car) and load up on perishables, etc. If it's early enough, I get a coffee at Starbucks too.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

average rating of 4.875 based on 24 reviews

Perfect in paradise!

  • 5 of 5

Lahaina Shores Beach Resort is the best place to stay. We stayed in #321 and it was absolutely awesome. It was far up enough to have privacy and had a great view. You do hear the luau next door each night, but #321 is far enough away so it didn't bother us, because actually, with the sound of the waves, it makes the luau drums quieter. Every single person we ran into who worked at Lahaina Shores Beach Resort were extremely friendly, and addressed us. The people at the front desk went out of their way to be helpful, friendly and answer questions. In fact, it was the best check-in process we ever experienced. The gentleman at the desk carefully went over everything we needed during our stay which was extremely helpful. The resort is a short walk (well, the restaurants/bars start right next door) to Lahaina which is packed with shops, restaurants, bars. You never need a car to go to dinner there are so many good places to eat. The beach out front is a soft sand beach. Just big enough to be a nice walk and never crowded. The resort was also extremely clean. Bed was comfortable. Kitchen was stocked with just enough items we needed. In #321 there were beach chairs - you can't bring the resort chairs to the beach. I would definitely, absolutely, stay at Lahaina Shores Beach Resort upon my return to Maui. And if you ever have to deal with Richard, who owns #321, do not hesitate. He is extremely prompt in answering any questions. We also had one minor thing, the diverter on our shower didn't work, so he sent someone right away and it was quickly fixed. It was a simple problem with a simple fix, but without a shower it kind of puts a damper on things - but as I said previously, Richard had it fixed immediately. Again, and I cannot stress it enough, stay here for your Maui vacation!

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and that you let us know about the bathroom issue right away so we could get it fixed. Please come and stay with us again! Mahalo! Richard & Shelly
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Ocean sounds

  • 5 of 5

Sleeping with the sounds of the ocean, eating breakfast and drinking coffee while spotting whales make this an amazing place to stay. Snorkeling just off shore was a nice late morning activity as well. The location makes it very easy to get to the highway and get to other parts of the island or make a quick walk to town. It felt a bit more like a hotel than we expected but it wasn't to much to be off-putting. I also agree with another review that the decor is in need of being replaced/updated ASAP but this is no reason not to stay here. We would stay again if we make it back to Maui! Thanks for opening your vacation home to us.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you enjoyed our home. We get to come out in a few months to enjoy it as well and will be looking at updating the decor then. Mahalo! Richard & Shelly
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Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

We had spent the first 3 days of our time in Maui in the rain forest. We were ready for some action. You DO Lahaina. The apartment was perfect. We had everything we needed and the view was wonderful. Looking out over a stunning beach with nice surf. You can park here at the condo and never have to get in your vehicle the whole time. We did a rafting tour (Steve's) and Warren & Annabelle's is a must do. I can't say enough about what a great time we had. Mahalo to the owners for making their unit available, we had a great great time. Thank you sooo much. I can't recommend this unit enough. You will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay at our home. Please keep us in mind for your next trip to Maui, you are always welcome! Mahalo Richard & Shelly
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Beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

It's quiet..beautiful

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great, oceanside place, close to town

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time at the condo. We left the patio doors open at night so we could hear the ocean. The place is well equipped and within walking distance from town. The decor is a little dated, but we were not there for that. We would go back again.

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at our condo in Lahaina! Funny you mentioned the decor, we are going out this summer and plan to replace & update! Let us know when you want to stay again. Mahalo Richard & Shelly
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As advertised!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at this property celebrating our 20th wedding anniversary and had a great time. When we first checked in at the front office I have to admit I was a little “put off” by them saying that they needed a credit card on record. Since I wasn’t really “renting” from them I asked why they needed it. They said it was for an “incidentals”…when I asked what “incidentals” are there they said like if the room was damaged or something (which you’d expect at a hotel, but for some reason I didn’t expect that here). Again, I didn’t rent through them and I paid for the damage insurance. In the end it wasn’t a big deal but I wasn’t expecting it so it kind of started off the trip on the wrong foot. Overall, I have to say the property was everything as advertised—really the perfect location. We did so much sightseeing but there were several days that we never even got in our car because we were within walking distance to many things like shopping and restaurants. We even took a Trilogy tour out of the harbor for the day and again we just walked there. Great place, I’d definitely recommend it! PS—I followed the owners “routine” of when they land at the airport and stopping at the stores before heading to the condo and that worked out well. Also, found a hidden gem (I’m not sure how “hidden” it is but I didn’t see it advertised anywhere)…on the highway shortly before you turn onto Front Street is a restaurant called Leoda’s. It was excellent. Not too fancy like some of the restaurants you’ll find in the main downtown drag but good food at a reasonable price. We ate there twice and both times had good food. Don’t miss out on eating at the Gazebo Restaurant (for breakfast or lunch) at Napili Shores too, fantastic macadamia nut pancakes!

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very glad that you enjoyed our condo and shared your finds with everyone! We will have to check them out as well this summer. Your comment about the front desk prompts me to add something in the notes on VRBO so everyone knows what to expect. They actually even have me put a credit card on file now. I guess, if nothing else, it's another form of identification for this crazy world we live in! Mahalo Richard & Shelly
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Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Hahului Airport
Nearest Barpub
25 Metres
Betty's Beach Cafe
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Port of Lahaina
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Kaanapali golf course
Nearest Motorway
100 Metres
Honoapiilani Highway
Nearest Restaurant
25 Metres
Pacifico (505 Front Street)
Nearest Beach
1 Metres
Lahaina Beach
Car: not necessary

RESORT IS UNLIKE ANY PLACE YOU HAVE EVER STAYED! It is a small boutique hotel built in the style of an old Georgian Plantation with an awesome lobby and absolutely stunning grounds, including an open, breezy, comfortably furnished lobby, central air conditioning, large swimming pool, Jacuzzi, 24 hr. front desk, and more. Enjoy the swimming pool and Jacuzzi, manicured lawn for sunbathing and reading (chaise lounges provided), stroll along the wide, sandy beach, or swim and snorkel in the calm turquoise water. It is all here just waiting for you! Walk just 50 steps from the Lahaina Shores lobby to the water - or jump into the refreshing pool, then into the Jacuzzi spa. Then, after a wonderful day of sun and sand, relax on the manicured lawn, and finish the day with a BBQ on the gas grills under the stars! Lahaina Shores Beach Resort has it all! FROMMERS DESCRIBES LAHAINA SHORES AS 'MAUI'S HIDDEN JEWEL OF A HOTEL'. MAUI’S FAMOUS 505 FRONT STREET IS RIGHT NEXT DOOR. A Hawaiian Luau, The Feast of Lele, takes place every night on the beach next door-Be sure to visit the upscale restaurants, boutiques, Gourmet Coffee Shop, art galleries and full-service spa (Awesome Massages!)--all of this is connected to Lahaina Shores by way of a private gate. THE HISTORIC VILLAGE OF LAHAINA IS JUST A SHORT WALK AWAY and boasts a magical quality all its own. You will love the shopping, fabulous restaurants, art galleries, the beauty of the yacht harbor that offers a variety of boat excursions to nearby islands and snorkeling spots, SCUBA diving adventures, parasailing and whale or dolphin watching. You can’t miss the world’s largest Banyan Tree in the center of town surrounded by exciting shopping, museums, movies and year-around fun for the entire family!


Rates & Availability

Lahaina Condo Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Service $145 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.41%

We urge you to consider purchasing Trip Cancellation Insurance for added protection. Coverage varies with different insurance companies - Please review your policy details and know what is and is not covered. You may choose to purchase travel insurance through our website as well. Parking is $5/night (subject to availability) & paid to Front Desk when checking in and obtaining keys. TAT#2640434701 Upon Check-in, the front desk will swipe your credit card in case of any issues and as a secondary identification verification.

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