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Oceanfront Ground Floor on Water's Edge at Kuhio Shores

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 745 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Enjoy paradise from this oceanfront condo only steps away from world-class snorkeling and surfing. The beautiful, recently remodeled condo is located in sunny Poipu, the dryer side Kauai. From your own private lanai, you can enjoy the gorgeous ocean views and the sweet sound of the ocean. Watch the sea turtles play in the cove just outside your living room. The snorkeling out the glass sliding door off the kitchen and living room is some of the best on Kauai. The warm sand on the cove's beach, only steps away, will invite you to relax and take a rest or read a book. If you are looking to catch some waves, the surf break (called PK's) is only a short paddle away!

The condo (#103) has one bedroom and one bath, a living room, dining room and a complete kitchen with center island. The living room and dining room has floor to ceiling glass with unobstructed views of the ocean. Open the sliding door and fresh ocean breezes will gently blow into the living areas of the condo. The living room also offers, an iPhone compatible stereo, secure wifi, flat screen tv with cable, and a hanging nest, reading chair with ocean view.

The kitchen is fully stocked with any cooking supply or serving dish you might need. It is fully equipped with a microwave oven, stove, blender, toaster, coffee maker . . everything and anything you might need for making your own meals while watching the ocean.

You will find a comfortable King size bed in the bedroom and ceiling fan to keep you cool at night. There is also a full size sofa-bed in the living room for additional sleeping arrangements. The extra clean bathroom has a tile floor and bath/shower. The bathroom is stocked with new, clean towels and starter toiletries.

Other, fun and extra amenities include NETFLIX, swinging reading nest chair, board games, books, boogie boards, dvd player, and more.

This strictly nonsmoking condo has everything you might need plus you are as close to the ocean as you can get without actually swimming in it!

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Kuhio Shores 103 Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

About Kuhio Shores 103 Owner

We are a family of 5 who love the beach and enjoy spending time with each other. We met 17 years ago while lifeguards on Southern CA Beaches and now fill our time with our teaching/coaching professions and with our three adventurous children. Together, we especially love surfing, snorkeling (anything in or around the ocean), hiking and traveling.

Kuhio Shores 103 Owner purchased this condo in 2005

Why Kuhio Shores 103 Owner chose Kauai

It is island paradise as close to the ocean and sealife as we could find anywhere.

What makes this condo unique

We enjoy watching sea turtles swimming around while making breakfast in the kitchen and sighting breeching whales while lounging on the shaded lanai in the afternoon. We also enjoy the freedom of having a groundfloor unit allowing direct access to the beach and ability to spread out the lounge chairs on the lawn. When taking a break from swimming with the turtles and dolphins or exploring nearby beaches & waterfalls, we spend time watching our children look for shells and play in the tidepools while we're on our lanai or inside the property even (we really are that close to the water!)

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our week long stay was not long enough. Kuhio Shores #103 exceeded all our expectations. It was immaculately clean, had new furniture and pristine linens. We loved being able to watch the sea turtles swim around in the bay while relaxing on the lanai. The snorkeling just outside the condo was better than anywhere else on the island. We felt so relaxed and pampered at this oceanfront condo. The king bed with new, crisp linens was so comfortable and the hanging, nest chair for reading in the living room was an added bonus. Besides being oceanfront with a feeling of seclusion, the condo was still within walking distance to delicious restaurants and botique shops. Five Stars plus!
Jan 2015
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Amenities

Poipu Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 745 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Golf Course View
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Bathroom vanity with Granite Top. Hair dryer provided.
  • Bathroom vanity w/ granite top. Shower/tub combo. Exceptionally clean.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Incredibly comfortable deluxe king size bed in bedroom with new, premium linens. Pack n Play available for small children upon request. Full size sleeper Sofa living room (sleeper sofa linens available on request).
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • 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:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Walk out to beach--groundfloor and oceanfront; Whale and Sea Turtle sightings from lanai and inside property; Beach gear indluced (such as towels, beach chairs, umbrellas, boogieboards, sand toys etc.); grass lawn to picnic, rest or play on; ceiling & floor fans in every room, hair blow dryer, clothes iron; tub/shower with hooks for wet bathing suites.

Reviews

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Oceanfront Ground Floor on Water's Edge at Kuhio Shores
average rating of 4.8965516 based on 30 reviews
5

Best stay in hawaii

  • 5 of 5

Great condo, close to best surfbreaks. Right on the water as pictured.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

Tha condo and location were fabulous. The beds were extremely comfortable (our 2 boys slept on the sleeper sofa in the lounge), and the condo had every amenity you could possibly need for your stay. The view from the patio was amazing, and we often walked along the grass around the corner to watch the spectacular sunsets. The only downside was that we didn't stay longer! Mahalo Noel for a fabulous stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful condo with an even better view!!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing trip while staying at Noel's Kuhio Shores unit. The property had everything we needed to enjoy our trip while still maintaining a simple, quiet vacation rental experience. I would love to visit this property again and would recommend it to any of my friends and family.

Mahalo and Aloha!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely Love this place!! Fantastic!!

  • 5 of 5

What an awesome condo. We were completely thrilled with this unit! Sparkling clean, nice furnishings, and the location....WOW! You can step right out the back door and walk about 5 steps to the ocean. Turtles swim around right outside the lanai. We spent every morning of our 10 day stay drinking coffee on the lanai and watching the sunrise. When evening comes you can walk right around the corner and watch the gorgeous sunset over the ocean...perfection!

The Lawaii Beach is just steps away and has some of the best snorkeling on the island. We drove all the way up to Tunnels Beach to snorkle and found that this little beach right at our backdoor had even better snorkeling. So so convenient to walk over and snorkle then just walk right back to the condo unit to shower.

This condo has everything you could need including nice beach chairs, beach umbrella, mats, coolers, trekking poles for hiking, nicely appointed kitchen, even some movies and games. Our son loved the little swing in the reading nook! Great fast wireless internet, too! We hooked up our chromecast and had a couple of movie nights in the unit! So fun to watch Jurassic Park after visiting the sites it was filmed that very day!

You won't find a nicer or more accommodating hostess than Noel! She was super fast to reply to a couple of emailed questions/requests and made us feel right at home.

This was our first visit to Hawaii and we are already making plans to return to Kauai in a couple of years as this was our favorite vacation ever! We will stay in this unit when we return!!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous view! Location, location, location!

  • 5 of 5

Nice clean property. Tastefully decorated. With great ocean view. Three minute walk to the beach. Close to everything: great snorkeling location, walking distance to spouting horn attraction, restaurants and shopping, minimal drive to Port Allen for Napi cruise tours Sunny side of island. Better snorkeling than on a snorkeling cruise that we went on, saw about every kind of fish and lots of turtles. It was a pleasant surprise to be so close & be able to watch the surfers. I would stay here again with no hesitation over a resort any day. When talking with other tourists, they experienced a lot of ☔️ rain at their locations. We enjoyed lots of sunshine.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Lovely spot right on the little bay to watch the sunrise. Comfortable with all the necessities.

  • 4 of 5

The property is well maintained. We loved the sunsets and surfers from the Beach House restaurant lawn, just around corner of building.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Lihue, Kauai
Nearest Barpub
0.02 Miles
walking distance
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Across the street
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
Famous Oceanfront Beach House Restaurant Next door
Nearest Beach
0.01 Miles
Take a step outside
Car: recommended

Spectacular Snorkeling (best on the island!) just out front of property. Excellent surfing on outside reef--paddleout from property! To literally see our condo on the water, just Google Earth it. (5050 Lawai Raod, Poipu, HI 96756). Off the beaten path, yet walkable to terrific stores, shopping and dining.

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Rates & Availability

Poipu Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter (High Season)
Dec 23 2017 - Mar 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
Spring
Apr 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
4 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$199
$1,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Tax Rate 13.42%

Generally a 7 night minimum is required; however, always ask because often less than 7 nights is okay depending on the booking calendar. Last minute bookings are exempt to the 7 night minimum stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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