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Top Floor, 2BR Condo, Great Ocean Views, Best Value for 3-4 guests in West Maui

Bedrooms 2
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

Master bedroom w/king bed, 2nd loft bedroom with queen bed, full kitchen, lanai

* Spectacular ocean/sunset/rainbow/whale views

* Large, bright apartment on the top floor

* Fully equipped kitchen

* Master bedroom with king size 'Westin Heavenly Bed'

* Second bedroom in the loft with a comfortable queen size bed

* Lanai/balcony with dining table for 4

* Private Bathroom (shower, no tub)

* Professionally Cleaned for every guest

* Free Wifi Internet

* Free Parking

* Free local and long distance calls anywhere in Hawaii, US, Canada, Mexico and the European Union!

Located right across from Kahana Beach, 15 Minutes north of Lahaina, 5 Minutes from Kaanapali Beach and Kapalua Resort! Shops and restaurants in easy walking distance.

Grab a drink and relax on your lanai, watch the surfers at the S-Turns surf break, enjoy beautiful rainbows, spectacular sunsets and from Christmas through April you can even watch the humpback whales playing in the Pacific Ocean.

Separate master bedroom with a king size bed ('Westin Heavenly Bed'), second bedroom in the loft over the living room with a comfortable queen size bed. Fully equipped kitchen. This unit is ideal for 2- 4 people. Not ideal for small children due to the second bed being in the loft. Only one bathroom (with a large shower stall, no tub).

Tile floor throughout the hallway, kitchen, bathroom and living room and wood/laminate floors in the bedroom & loft make this a very clean & bright unit. Large flat screen TV with DVD player, free high speed Wifi Internet, and free calls to anywhere in North America and the European Union.

The Kahana Villas offer a swimming pool, a hot tub and a tennis court (all free for you to enjoy). We provide beach equipment (beach towels, snorkel masks, beach chairs, boogie board, cooler) as well as tennis racquets and balls.

The sandy Kahana Beach is right across the street. This beach is great for swimming, relaxing & playing. There is even a coral reef for snorkeling, where you can see turtles pretty much every day. Restaurants, a brew pub and bars, shops and a coin operated laundry (even a bank and a McDonald's) are all within an easy 5 minute walk.

This unit is located ideally on the top floor and away from both roads, affording full privacy and offering spectacular Ocean Views.

The Kahana Villas are a mixed use apartment complex with fully legal vacation rental units and owner residents, providing many resort amenities, but with a less touristy feel. All state taxes are paid under Hawaii State Tax ID TA006-527-1808-01.

More Details

Chris Weininger
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, german
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 11, 2017

About Chris Weininger

We grew up in Germany. After studying Tourism at the University of Applied Science in Munich, we moved to Hawaii and instantly fell in love with it. We have lived on Maui for 18 years now and can not think of any place we'd rather live.

Chris Weininger purchased this condo in 2013

Why Chris Weininger chose Maui

We bought our own apartment at Kahana Villa in 2001 and like it so much here that we bought this second unit to share with our friends & family AND YOU!

Kahana Villas is a mix of owners, long term tenants and vacation rental units, combining the amenities of a resort (beach, pool, hot tub, tennis court) with the advantages and feel of having your own home rather than just a hotel room.

What makes this condo unique

Enjoy spectacular Ocean Views at a Garden View rate! The extra bedroom in the loft makes this ideal for 3 or 4 guests, but it's so affordably priced that it's a also great option for just two guests.


Lahaina Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • Large shower stall, no tub, toilet, sink, closet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King size 'Westin Heavenly Bed'
    Loft Bedroom - 1 queen , loft with comfortable queen size bed over the living room
  • On the top floor in Kahana, we enjoy very comfortable breezes almost all the time. The master bedroom stays cool, a ceiling fan provides extra comfort if needed. The loft bedroom has it's own windows, but it can get a little warmer up there, especially in August & September. A fan is provided.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Please don't hesitate if you have any specific questions about this unit or Maui in general. If you are looking for a nice condo with a great view but don't want to pay the high rates for a hotel on Maui, this is the perfect place for you!


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(35 traveler reviews)

Top Floor, 2BR Condo, Great Ocean Views, Best Value for 3-4 guests in West Maui
average rating of 4.8 based on 35 reviews

Great Property!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I loved our 11 nights at this property. Everything you need for a great vacation. Amazing views. Great beach across the road. Clean and comfortable. Great communication with the owner Chris. Would recommend to anyone.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at Kahana Villa so much. The views of the ocean, the waves, the sunsets, the surfers and in winter even the whales really are surprisingly good considering we are not right on the water, isn't it? Glad you liked the apartment and the beach so much. I will pass your compliment on to the cleaning company, too. They really do a great job. I hope you can return soon!
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Clean, inviting and well-stocked

  • 5 of 5

My two twenty-something sons, my husband and myself were very pleased with the condo and the grounds. We loved the view, enjoyed the scuba gear and beach supplies provided, and slept so well on the beds - especially the king sized, super comfortable bed my husband and I slept on. When there was an issue, Chris handled it immmediately, and the hot tub and pool were an added bonus.

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am very glad you enjoyed your stay in our unit at Kahana Villa so much. I am not surprised you found the bed to be so comfortable, it is a "Heavenly Bed" like the Westin Hotels use. Also good to hear that you enjoyed the view, the grounds, the snorkeling, the pool and the hot tub. Just to clarify for future guests: We provide some snorkel equipment, but not actual scuba gear. However, there is a Maui Dive Shop very close where you can rent scuba gear and get certified to scuba dive. Maybe you should come back soon to explore the underwater world around Maui even more. A hui hou!
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Was a great location. Well maintained. The owner is first class in his communication.

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay here. Great location and first class communication with the owner Chris from booking until checkout.


  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the 5* review, I am very glad you enjoyed my service and your stay in our unit so much. I agree that the location is great, I love it that we can walk to the beach, to some really nice restaurants, a few stores and last but not least: to the crew pub from the Maui Brewing Company;-) We hope you can return soon!
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A vacation of a lifetime!!

  • 5 of 5

I was so impressed with so may things about this stay. The view was simply breath taking. Every morning waking up to enjoy breakfast in a spacious kitchen was a dream come true. This unit was not only clean but organized and it offered so many qualities that I just loved. The king size int eh bedroom was insanely comfortable! At first i was a tad bit nervous about having no air conditioner in the unit, but it the breeze that comes through kept us all comfortable the whole time. The beach is right across the street! We walked over every morning and we even laid right on the beach with a sea turtle!

Most of all the communication between Weininger was superb. I had emailed him with a question about the internet service and he emailed back almost instantaneously. Not only am i pleased with the whole experience, but a trip for 2018 is already being planned to go back!

Thank you so much for making this such an amazing vacation of a lifetime. I have already told so many people about this particular condo we stayed at! I recommend it in the highest regards.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very nice review. I am glad you enjoyed our apartment so much. I agree that the view is amazing and the location ideal. So many things to do within walking distance and Lahaina, Kaanapali or Kapalua are just a short drive. We have the same "breath taking view" and the same "insanely comfortable" 'Heavenly Bed' in our unit. Thanks for reminding us how lucky we are! I hope you (and your friends) can visit us again soon!
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  • 4 of 5

Der Anfang war etwas harzig (Schlüssel nicht vor Ort), aber die Wohnung perfekt! Sehr saubere, tolle Wohnung, gute Betten, alles vorhanden was man braucht, ruhig!

Würde sie sofort wieder mieten!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ich freue mich, dass Ihnen die Wohnung auch nach dem holprigen Start so gut gefallen hat, dass Sie wieder kommen wollen. Ich möchte mich noch mal entschuldigen, dass Sie bei der Ankunft warten mussten, bis der Schlüssel vorbei gebracht wurde. Normalerweise läuft der Check In dank der Lock Box ja jederzeit vollkommen unproblematisch. Ich würde mich freuen, Sie mal wieder auf Maui willkommen heissen zu dürfen.
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Fantastic! 5 star!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 stayed in this unit in March 2016 and it was nothing short of fantastic. Perfectly clean, nicely appointed and a great view of the ocean to boot. It was nice to eat breakfast on the lanai watching the early morning surfers AND the majestic humpback whales. Wow! All from the comfort of the condo! We also found it to be very conveniently located with lots of amenities very close by (check out Maui Brewing Company for casual fair and good beer!). It's also only 10 minutes away from the historic whaling town of Lahaina.

I must also commend Chris for his outstanding service. Thanks to him, we were well prepared prior to arrival and found his informational binder in the condo tremendously helpful. Also promptly answered a couple of questions during the stay.

Would happily recommend not only this unit but also highly recommend Chris - top shelf guy who understands what good customer service is all about.

Hope to return.

Jay Legere

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for you very kind words. I am thrilled that you and your family enjoyed your stay at Kahana Villa so much. Obviously we agree that this is an awesome spot, that's why we chose Kahana Villa: The unit, the view, the neighborhood...we agree that it's pretty much perfect and at a very reasonable price! Hope you can return soon!
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Kapalua(West Maui 1 mile) or Kahului(main airport)
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Maui Brewing Company, Dollie's Pub
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
passenger ferries to Lanai or Molokai from Lahaina
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Kapalua or Kaanapali (four 18-hole courses total)
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Sands of Kahana Restaurant, China Boat, McDonald's
Nearest Ski
2500 Miles
Nearest Beach
Kahana Beach (right across the street)
Car: not necessary

Maui has been voted as the best island in the world for the 19th year in a row by the Conde Nast Traveler magazine. We agree. A tropical paradise combined with the conveniences of it being part of the USA, it's the best of both worlds!

We like the WEST SIDE of Maui the best, because it combines good weather, nice beaches, the proximity to the really cute town of Lahaina and the best views of the sunset.

KAHANA is about 10 minutes north of Lahaina and it is a little less touristy, but offers all the conveniences like a beach, shops, restaurants, bars, a bank etc. within easy walking distance.


Rates & Availability

Lahaina Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Special
Apr 1 2017 - May 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
May 30 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
Early Booking Special
Sep 1 2017 - Dec 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 7 2018
5 night minimum stay
Winter 2018
Jan 8 2018 - Mar 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning & linen fee $219
Tax Rate 13.42%

As most vacation rentals on Maui, we charge a separate cleaning fee. $219 might sound like a lot, but we take special pride in offering you a clean apartment. Therefore, we use a professional cleaning company. They will clean the apartment thoroughly before and after every reservation. They also provide fresh linens and bath & kitchen towels. Good cleaners deserve to make a decent living on Maui.
The taxes you see in the quote are required by the State of Hawaii. 4.17% is the GE Tax, 9.25% is the Transient Accommodation Tax. This is a fully legal and permitted vacation rental. All taxes are paid under Hawaii Tax ID W40878658-01.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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