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Aloha AKU Bamboo Suite - Beachfront 1 BR/Bath, LRw/Full Kitchen, Lanai, AC, WiFi

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 680 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Bedrooms 1, Bathrooms 1, Sleeps 4

The Bamboo Suite takes you into the lush and green forest of Maui. Like all the Aloha Aku Suites, it offers the amenities and the location to make your stay enjoyable and memorable. Drop your bags, put on some Hawaiian music, and kick-back and begin your amazing stay. Pull open the glass slider and step onto your private lanai. Sit down and enjoy the ocean view across the beautiful grassy area or maybe grab a glass of wine and head down toward the beach for a sunset experience. Maui is calling you.

In Suite you can catch-up on your favorite sports team on the HD-LCD TV via DirecTV. It's your vacay and you should just have it "your way". Like all guests at Aloha Aky you can enjoy the included continental breakfast in your room anytime of day or night and you have access to lots of land and water-sports amenities to make your stay on the property beyond relaxing.

Come take a look at the Video and Picture Gallery of our Beachfront Suites. Each Beachfront Suite has a King bed will pillow top in the private bedroom and private bath area, a separate living room, a fully loaded kitchen and covered private lanai. This is the Bamboo Suite.

AlohaAKU Inn & Suites is a tucked away, one-of-a-kind vacation gem. Our luxury Beachfront estate has 4 beachfront one-bedroom suites and a garden view two-bedroom 'ohana (family suite). Each suite has a private entrance and is like having your own condo at the beach on Maui. This one-of-a-kind property place is hidden behind a private, double gated entrance, lined with 700 ft. of lighted coconut palms that lure you into the feeling of leaving the world behind. Yet it is still centrally placed in Kihei nearly all of the amenities you might desire!

More Details

Property Manager
Charlene and Gary
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, french
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a few hours
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

About Charlene and Gary

Aloha from Charlene and Gary.

A little about us.

Char was raised on Maui just a few miles up the beach from Aloha AKU and went to grade school and to St. Anthony’s High School on Maui. Her family also lives here on the island so she and they have seen a lot of changes on Maui over the years. After high school Char left for College at Santa Clara University and majored in TV Production and French. After College she moved the LA and began a carrier in the Entertainment Industry doing everything from modeling to acting and from Producing, Directing and Writing to finally running Production and Entertainment companies.

Ok, so she played Hollywood. Gary has also had a good life having lived in many parts of the country having followed a very successful career in High Tech. He has been a key contributor to Ethernet, Computer analyzed EKG systems, founded a start up Telecommunications product company in Silicon Valley, and ran a $70M per year high tech company in LA. He has always seen himself living on an island and meeting Char 20 years ago was just the ticket to get him to Maui.

So a few years ago this LA couple decided that the time had come to leave the Merry-go-round of their respective businesses and buy a place on Maui and “come home”. So here they are, living the “maui life” as active members of the local community and on many non-profit boards and are supporting many worthy causes. And they decided to create Aloha AKU Inn & Suites and offer a fun, laid back Maui beach experience to fun, laid back and interesting people.

Please join us and enjoy MAUI !

Char and Gary

Why Charlene and Gary chose Kihei

We were coming home and we just found this magical location and opportunity. We are happy to be able to get it and to be able to open it up to others

What makes this house unique

Great views, great beach, great location, and oh yes, just great.

Map

Nearest Beach
Waiohuli Beach

Located in Central Kihei and within walking distance of most everything you might want or need. Tucked away at the end of a 700 foot long drive and right on the beach.

Amenities

Kihei House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 680 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 10
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 king
    - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • tennis
Notes:
Ask us. We can help with events and Weddings, etc.

Reviews

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Aloha AKU Bamboo Suite - Beachfront 1 BR/Bath, LRw/Full Kitchen, Lanai, AC, WiFi
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

MAHALO

  • 5 of 5

STUNNING location, beautiful immaculate spacious suite with every possible amenity included. Loved the personal connection via telephone, and email with the hosts Charlene and Gary prior to arriving and the warm welcome we received from Linda.

Mahalo for sharing your piece of paradise with us.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are so kind...we aim to please and thanks for giving Linda a shout-out, we couldn’t do this w/ out our amazing staff and crew! Big Mahalo for the wonderful review. Char& Gary
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Salt Lake City, Utah
5

Clean, spacious, comfortable...like coming home! Great location, beautiful grounds.

  • 5 of 5

Char and Gary are terrific hosts and made us feel welcome from our first communication. We'd highly recommend Aloha Aku!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great accomodation with amenities galore

  • 5 of 5

We totally enjoyed our stay in Bamboo suite. The property is lovely and all of the extras were quite the surprise. Fruits, juices, yogurt and recreation equipment. Beach location wonderful and close to all the action. Would stay again without hesitation. Hosts have thought of it all.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: And we totally enjoyed having you...so glad it was a great vacay for you! Mahalo for the lovely review C&G
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5

Everything we wanted and more

  • 5 of 5

We needed a peaceful, relaxing vacation in a major way and Char and Gary at Aloha Aku were the answer. Beautiful, private, tropical property on the beach. We saw Sea Turtles every day we were there, whales on most days, many varieties of birds, and beautiful trees on site. All comforts were thought of here; breakfast items, comfy king bed, updated kitchen, hot tub off the lanai, beach chairs, ocean toys, anything you may need to use on your Maui vacation. They've thought of everything their guests may want or need. We wouldn't change a thing. Perfect! We wish we were still there!

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: How fabulous! We're so glad you got to relax, this really is a peaceful spot. Loved having you. Mahalo for a stellar review C&G
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5

Awesome

  • 5 of 5

Awesome. This is the only setup of this kind we found when looking for a honeymoon spot. It's right on the ocean, with beautiful sunsets and has everything you could ever imagine needing whether you want to spend every day on property or out exploring Maui. The units are spacious with a comfy bed and well appointed kitchen (even a blender for frozen cocktails!) Char and Gary answered every question we had leading up to our visit and once on site continued to be helpful. Linda, was incredible. She is the chef, cook and bottlewasher and had great recommendations for anything we asked for while keeping everything on the property looking amazing and clean. Having breakfast items in our suite as well as extras available in the common kitchen made everything super easy. Couldn't have asked for a better setup. We paid far less for a superior setup and experience than we would have at a big hotel or resort. We'll be back if our travels take us to Maui in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We so enjoyed having you. Linda will be thrilled you mentioned her, she really is fantastic and we couldn't do this without her. We'll see you on your next trip. Mahalo for a lovely review - Char & Gary
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Indianapolis, IN
5

Best Vacation of our Lives

  • 5 of 5

We have travelled to many places in our lives (at age over 55). This was the BEST VACATION EVER! The sound of the ocean, the beautiful sandy beach, clean pool and hot tub and manicured grounds made it perfect.

Char and Gary are the best hosts and made our entire visit enjoyable.

Linda's home baked breads and the juice and milk with coffee provided made our mornings much easier (and tastier). Our family surprised us with dinner on the beach cooked by Chef Aris. It was delicious and one of the best meals I have ever tasted.

We will definitely recommend Aloha Aku to all of our friends and family.

Donna and Kenny Fox

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You were the best guests ever! How special it all was. We loved having you. MAHALO, Char & Gary
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