|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
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Aloha and welcome! This condo is a true ocean FRONT condo only 35 ft. from the shoreline, not just an ocean view. The view is panoramic and simply stunning! It faces the island of Lana'i. To the right you see the island of Moloka'i. Everything else is pure blue Pacific Ocean. The sounds of ocean waves will rock you to sleep. No road noise, no worries! Each evening you see a magical ocean sunset. This is not a hustle and bustle type resort. It's very laid back and relaxing. During season you have a front row view of the humpback whales from your lanai.
It is on the top floor of a 2 story building allowing you great views plus security.
On the main floor you will have a combination living room and full kitchen with a soaring 12 ft. ceiling. Both have fabulous views of the ocean and the island of Lanai. The living room has a 52” LED tv mounted on the wall. We've mirrored the opposite living room wall resulting in double ocean views from some areas of the condo.
The kitchen is fully equipped. On the main floor is a bedroom with a king bed and a bathroom with tub shower. Traveling with another couple? No need to flip a coin for the king bed. We have two. Upstairs is another bedroom with a king bed and bathroom with a walk in shower. We can sleep 6 people with the 2 king beds and queen size Aerobed.
You will be within walking distance of shopping, dining and the farmers market. We have 3 large gas grills waiting on you. There is a small beach across the lawn and down the shoreline. It is perfect for just getting away and relaxing. You can enter the ocean there to swim with our giant green sea turtles. Honestly we have more turtles than I have ever seen in one place. They are amazing. Bring your cameras!
I have a 5 star rating with VRBO. I used to live in Maui. My guests receive a wealth of "insider" information. It helps make their stay more fun and saves them a lot of money. Just knowing where to buy groceries or how to rent a car for less can save hundreds! They learn of great affordable local restaurants they might not otherwise find.
Please note: IF YOU BOOK ONLINE WITH VRBO they will charge you another $135 "service fee" on average plus a 3% fee for using a credit card. If you book directly through me there will be no "service fee" and we can avoid the 3% credit card fee.I look forward to having you as my guest. Make your plans now. Mahalo, Don (I am the owner not an agent) ©
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Your host and owner Don catching a great sunset
Don Brattin purchased this condo in 1996
We searched all over the west side of Maui. At the time we lived in Maui 2 miles north
My criteria to find the perfect condo was:
1 Be patient to find the 'right one'.
2 Have a panoramic view right on the water.
2. Be located in a laid back environment.
3. Be able to hear the ocean waves each night rather than road noise.
4. Be sure it is a condo my wife and I would want to rent.
5. Have incredible views of sunsets right from the condo.
Thankfully, over time.......we found it.
The pool is only 40 ft. from your condo. When you're on your lanai you overlook the pool.
Just a note to tell you thank you so much for allowing us to stay in your beautiful condo. From the moment we arrived til the moment we put the key back in the little lock box, it was fabulous. It was nice and clean upon our arrival and we left it the same way. We couldn't get over the sunsets and the view from the lanai. The little beach was nice and turtleful. We had never seen turtles that size! Our son accidently mistook one for a rock and sat on it. Needless to say, when he got flapped in the leg by a flipper, he was back up on the beach in record time. From then on, we kept a respectable distance. The pool was pristine and very inviting. We got to see a lot of the island and feel like we at least explored enough to wet our appetite for future trips. Again, thank you for the very important part you played in making our first time to Maui an unforgettable experience. We will never forget it.
Andres and Jan
Don, we just got back from your fabulous condo where we had a wonderful time. We got to spend 10 beautiful days in paradise (aka your condo). The location itself was spectacular, the view from the lanai is even better than you can imagine just looking at the pictures; Fresh ocean air flowing in, waves churning and the sight of sea turtles. Away from the condo, we got to circle the entire island visiting Hana, Paia, and other small towns. We were close to several spectacular snorkeling sites starting with Kapalua but even better was Honolua where the waves were as calm as the time before the storm. We were also close to several hiking areas which we enjoyed each day. It was always nice coming back to condo and grilling out some fresh fish bought at the fish market just a mile away. Having the grills available was awesome and Jeff (property manager) was always out and about during dinner time talking with newbies. We met people from Australia, France and Georgia while grilling or just hanging out in the courtyard area. The condo was well stocked with everything you could imagine. We enjoyed the beach chairs, umbrella and even the binoculars. You thought of it all. Even the beds were very comfortable and the breeze made for a cool nights rest. Too much to do and see in just a few days. We will definitely be back!!!
Hi Don. Thanks for letting us enjoy your place on Maui. Spectacular! Just as advertised. The first thing we saw when we went to the beach in front of the condo was a sea turtle sunning itself. We got to swim with many during our snorkeling adventures. My son loved all the birds, lizards, and geckos as well. And, of course, the views are stunning.
Your location is great. So close to many fun places and things to do. We enjoyed swimming in the “Olivine Pools,” hiking the coastline at Kapalua, the “scene” at Whaler’s Village, and the spectacular beaches, all within a few miles. Can’t wait to come back!
Greg & family
p.s. The directions you provided to and into the condo were clear and we had no problems getting in. And thanks for all the great info on where to go, what to do, and where to eat. Very helpful.
This condo has it all…comfort and views. Turtles came into the bay area every day between 7 and 9 in the morning and played for our entertainment. The views from the lanai were amazing…not only turtles but plenty of whales too. Our whale watch tour out of Lahaina brought us to the area outside our little bay…granted the ship was a mile or two closer but we also saw whales almost every day from the lanai. Best local restaurant we found for breakfast was “Slappy Cakes”…about two miles away south on Lower Honoapii…. Whatever the road name is; didn’t figure out how to spell it! The two bedrooms with king beds worked out perfectly; plenty of room to sit around the lanai every day. Thank you for a great week Don…we will be back!!!
The balcony was amazing!! We stayed for a week in this lovely condo and I think out of all the time we were there all but sleeping was sitting on the balcony. It was great to watch the turtles play right out in front everyday! When we got back to reality people asked "what did you do?" the thing that was replied over and over was we sat on the balcony!! Mind you we did explore, snorkeled, zip lined ect. and ate some wonderful places....but we were always ready to come back and relax at the condo on the balcony!! Don was so easy to work with and provided us with great ideas. We had to call once because of the screen door...which obviously is used continually, he got back to us immediately and had someone come and look at it. We will return and stay at this condo because of Don, the complex, people, and of course the balcony!! Thanks for providing amazing memories!!
This was a wonderful respite to start and end each day of exploring Maui. Three of us stayed for one relaxing week. The property is very kid-friendly. Most days the pool and grassy area were filled with children enjoying themselves. You can't beat falling asleep to the sound of the ocean. The bedroom downstairs is private, but the "bedroom" upstairs is an open loft with railing that looks down into the living room. A little less private but lovely nonetheless.
Whales in the morning, turtles in the afternoon and unobstructed sunsets, what more could you ask for!? Add a friendly, responsive and informative owner and close proximity to little stores and eating places and it gets even better. To top it off its close to many snorkelling spots, definitely rent or bring your snorkelling equipment. For an excursion drive to la peruse bay lava field for a snorkel too. The two king beds made this ideal for two couples to share.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Dec 15 2016 - Apr 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Dec. 25, 2013 till Jan. 09, 2014 $349 per night.
(Christmas, New Year, Hyundai Golf Tournament)