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* Ocean Front *See Turtles + Sunsets from our Deck, *Remodeled

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 860 sq. ft.
Property type condo

Overview

About the property

*MAHINA SURF 204 * MAUI TURTLE CONDO* *DREAMS COME TRUE, MEMORIES ARE MADE* Watch sea turtles feed in their natural habitat, whales, spinner dolphins, and sunsets from Mahina Surf 204 deck. We saw 21 turtles on the beach next door :) Fall asleep to the sounds of waves softly crashing on the beach, light scent of plumeria, and feel the ocean breezes coming through our new louvered windows. Visit our website at mauiturtlecondo to see *videos of the grounds and snorkeling with lots of turtles in front of our condo. This was done by a professional photographer from LA. He even added music and sent to me to use:)

Mahina Surf 204 is a peaceful, charming 2 bedroom/2 bath recently completely remodeled ocean front condo located just minutes from Lahaina, Ka'anapali, Kapalua, and beautiful ocean sand beaches. Our special paradise is the perfect place for a couple, two couples, family, and/or friends to make those special memories. Just minutes from golf, snorkeling, sandy beaches, sailing, dining, Farmers' Market, hikes, shopping, gym, and a host of beach activities. From the ocean edge at Mahina Surf, you can watch people surf about a block from the condo, or go surfing yourself. Mahina Surf's 56 condos are on Maui's leeward shore, which is known for year round sunshine, trade winds, and pristine beaches. Relax in a solar panel heated saline pool, which feels so soft on your skin, enjoy the lush garden grounds, peacefully read a book by the turtles sunning themselves, take wonderful pictures, swim with turtles, visit with family and friends, or sit at one of the ocean front benches and watch the sun set between the islands of Lana'i and Molokai. Love our island views:)

Mahina Surf 204 is a comfortably furnished condo designed to allow you to experience the beauty of Hawaii in a tropical setting. Recently remodeled *fully equipped kitchen: cook on the glass top stove while watching beautiful ocean views, granite counter tops, new maple cabinets, wood beamed ceilings, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, and lots of dishes. Elegant travertine tile floors in a diamond pattern throughout the condo, which help keep it cool and clean. In the *living room: relax on 2 chaise lounges or the sofa, dining table, high ceilings, Sony 40' flat screen LED high def TV, wireless high speed internet, movies and Maui books. *2 Bedrooms with very comfortable beds purchased May 2012: master - king bed, loft - queen bed and twin bed, + sofa bed and twin floor futon for small child. *2 Baths - main - bathtub and shower, loft - shower. We recently purchased new towels, sheets, quilts, and kitchen supplies. There is also a safe, 2 beach umbrellas, ice chests, noodles, mats, and beach towels for your use. Prepare meals in 204 or outside at the 3 ocean front gas barbecues. Remember to watch for whales, turtles, dolphins, and sunsets. Then enjoy eating on our inside table or the new lanai table. All year round, watch the turtles feeding in their habitat from the lanai of 204, at the ocean's edge, sunning themselves on the sandy beach next door, or swim with lots of turtles. During November - April, watch the humpback whales breach, and mothers and their calves play before migrating back to Alaska.

Maui offers countless fun-filled activities year round. There simply is not a time of year that is not perfect to be on the island of Maui. Mahina Surf 204 has been in our family for many years. We have so many special memories, and look forward to many more. We hope that you will call us, and enjoy our special paradise. Since I am a retired teacher and Joe recently retired, please call us if our calendar shows rented during the dates you want. Sometimes, Joe and I can be flexible with our dates. We recommend Maui Turtle Condo for a romantic getaway for two, two couples, families, friends, adventure seekers, wildlife lovers, *where else can you sit and read a book with several sea turtles for hours...., snorkelers, photographers, perfect for the young and old.

Mahalo, and we hope you will make Maui Turtle Condo a part of your dreams and memories.

More Details

Owner
Connie and Joe Ravenel
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 14, 2017

About Connie and Joe Ravenel

Thank you for your interest in our Maui turtle paradise. We hope you decide to stay and make wonderful family and friend memories. Please read our reviews. Joe and I are both retired. I am a retired elementary teacher, so the condo has lots of Hawaiian books for adults and children, Disney movies, and sea life drawing books to enjoy after a long day of snorkeling with the turtles or adventures. We have 4 adult children, 3 grandchildren, and pets.

Connie and Joe Ravenel purchased this condo in 1973

Why Connie and Joe Ravenel chose Lahaina

Fantastic location, beautiful ocean views, incredible number of turtles that you can watch come into feed from our deck, weather, away from crowds, but extremely close to some of the world's most beautiful beaches. As many times as we've been to Mahina Surf 204, we are always very eager to return.

'Maui no ka oi' means 'Maui is the best', and the west coast is the best part. We love the area, the quiet, and the location minutes from Ka'anapali, Kapalua, Napili and Lahaina.

What makes this condo unique

We are constantly remodeling, and trying to provide you with everything that you will need for a comfortable stay. In the last couple of years, we completely remodeled our special paradise: new equipped kitchen, 2 bathrooms, beautiful travertine floors, comfortable furniture and beds, deck table, lights, fans, painted the condo, water heater, LED flat screen TV, wireless internet, new dishes, and since we are now renting on our own, you get to use our towels, sheets, kitchen supplies, beach towels, and linens. We also have beach towels, sand chairs, beach umbrella, snorkel gear, ice chests, and a large bucket filled with sand toys.

Mahina Surf 204 has been a part of our family for over 40 years. We have so many fond memories, and hope to make many more. We love our time in Maui, and think you will too.

Mahalo,

Joe and Connie

Guestbook comments from the owner

My wife and I along with my brother and sister in-law stayed here for a week. We were in condo 204. It was very nice and everything was updated, what looked like very recently (wireless internet, flat screen TV, well maintained/clean).

Great view of the water. Love the fact that you can walk down and almost always see turtles at the feeding ground right in front. Also loved the BBQ grills that overlook the ocean, nice touch. It was also nice to have a quiet and peaceful place to come back to after a day of adventures.

Rated: 5 star
Jun 2012
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Amenities

Lahaina Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 860 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King bed in main bedroom, queen and twin beds upstairs, queen sofa sleeper in living room = new mattresses, + floor futon for little one. Fall asleep to the sounds of waves softly crashing on the beach, lightly scented smell of plumeria, and feel the ocean breezes coming through our new louvered windows. Wake up, open the master door to the beautiful blue ocean view.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We hope you will find all that you need to have a wonderful vacation: beautiful ocean views, heated saline swimming pool, sea life, turtles, snorkeling, surfing, friendly people, lush garden grounds, ocean front benches, banana trees, free on site parking, ocean front gas barbecues, sunny weather, tropical breezes, wonderful location, beautiful sun sets, relaxation after a day of adventures, and from the moment you step into Maui Turtle Condo 204 enjoy: beautiful views, fully equipped kitchen, travertine floors, high ceilings, comfortable furniture and beds, upgraded linens, wireless high speed internet, LED high def TV, movies, books, Maui books, games, cards, puzzles, safe, beach umbrellas, ice chests, noodles, beach mats, beach towels, an on-island manager/cleaning lady, and a Mahina Surf 204 binder filled with information about 204, Mahina Surf, places to eat, and the countless fun-filled activities that Maui offers year round. Mahalo

Reviews

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average rating of 4.915254 based on 62 reviews
5

Amazing view & with relaxing times

  • 5 of 5

Wow! Super views of the ocean every minute of the day. I could retire here! Very convent to stores and shops for food. This place is close to heaven!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: "Amazing view" "Could retire here", and "This place is close to heaven." Now, you know why I call our Maui turtle paradise our heaven on Earth:) Love it there! Hope you will return soon. Please share our information with family, friends and work. If they rent from us, we will give you a special discount next time you come to paradise. Thank you, Connie and Joe 425-681-7545
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The condo was very nice and well kept.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful trip. The condo was easy to get to and conviently located. Being right by the water was fabulous! Connie was very helpful and responsive to any questions we had. I would definitely return! Great family time and memories were made!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love to hear, "I would definitely return." Happy that you had a wonderful time and loved being right on the water. Love our view and all our sea turtle neighbors. Some days I see 20 to 50 turtles! And love that they sun for around 3 hours on the lava rocks next door during low tide. Please come back soon. Thank you, Connie and Joe
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Great views!

  • 5 of 5

The condo has everything you need for a holiday stay. The location is great, close to all the nice beaches in Lahaina. In the afternoon you can see turtles swimming from the lanai and if you take a walk through the rocks just outside the condo, you can see the turtles resting on the rocks.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: "Great views!" Glad you enjoyed your time at our Maui turtle paradise, saw turtles, (watch them swim in to feed all day from our lanai, and at low tide on the lava rocks= I have seen 1 to 21 relaxing on the rocks for hours), say our location is "great", and rated our paradise 5 stars. Please share our information with family, friends, at work, and come back soon! Thank you, Connie and Joe
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AMAZING PLACE!!!

  • 5 of 5

This Turtle Condo was amazing! It had everything we needed and wanted! The condo was immaculately clean. The grounds are beautiful! You can't beat this view anywhere! We did not want to leave this place. Connie was awesome and communicated with us throughout the whole process starting months ahead of our trip. It is close to everything. And yes, we saw turtles on the rocks just steps away from the condo! Look no further! I highly recommend this place. We had 4 adults and 2 children and it was perfect! We do not have even one complaint! We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: "This turtle condo was amazing." Thank you. Now you see why we love our ocean views, turtle neighbors, location, saline solar panel heated pool, ++++ Glad you had a wonderful time,and "We will definitely be back." Thank you, Connie and Joe
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If you're looking for great views...this is it!

  • 5 of 5

The property is excellent. Snorkel all day and see all kids of fish and the Hawaiian Green Turtles! No need to go anywhere else! The pool is a must!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy that you say, "This property is excellent." We love our ocean views, all the sea life, turtles, whales during season, location, and the solar panel heated saline pool. Please come back soon and tell your family, friends and work about our condo. We will give you a discount the next time you come if they rent from us. Thanks, Connie and Joe
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Maui Turtle Condo is beautiful, right on the ocean!

  • 4 of 5

Maui Turtle condo is conveniently located just north of Lahaina & Kanaapali. You can see the ocean & neighboring island from the balcony.

We grilled fresh fish on the outdoor grill.

There were lots of sea turtles at the property's beach!

Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for highly recommending our Maui turtle paradise. We love seeing the ocean, two other islands, and all our sea turtle neighbors. Hope you come back soon. Thank you, Connie and Joe
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
West Maui Airport
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
many
Nearest Beach
sand/lava, block, 1 1/2 Kaanapali Beach
Car: recommended

Mahina Surf 204 is located between Ka'anapali and Kapalua in West Maui. This area is known for year round sunshine, trade winds, pristine beaches and golf. Guests can enjoy an uncrowded, laid-back paradise with spectacular views, feel the tropical breezes, smell the sweet scent of plumeria in the air, watch surfers or go surfing, snorkel with lots of turtles, watch sea life, and listen to the peaceful sounds of the rolling surf. And, know that you are only minutes away from the Farmers' Market, fine restaurants, shopping, the historic town of Lahaina, and world class golf at the Ka'anapali and Kapalua Resorts. Come and see the beauty of Hawaii, and experience what the aloha spirit is all about. Mahina Surf 'Maui's Best Kept Secret'.

Maui, the Valley Isle, offers visitors dreamlike experiences: snorkeling, swimming in waterfalls, scuba diving, sailing, hiking through rainforests, bamboo forests, call the volcano park and do a free 3 hour hike with a naturalist, sand castle building, sea life, and at the condo known as Maui Turtle Condo, turtle watching or swimming with the turtles. Visit our owner website for more information, watch a video of snorkeling with the turtles right in front of our condo, and hyperlinks to fabulous activities to do in Maui.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $210
Tax Rate 13.41%

Thank you for your interest in our special turtle paradise. We will send you our Rental Agreement, Guest Terms and Conditions for your approval before renting. Contract will include additional information, deposits, payment, and cancellation terms. Ask about our special rates for long term renters, returning guests, plus:) We look forward to hearing from you. Thank you, Connie and Joe

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund