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Luxury, Tastefully and Affordable Top of the Floor Oceanfront Condo

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Last updated: 12/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Kauhale Makai - Village by the Sea condo description

Aloha... Let us invite you to our stylishly remodeled Kauhale Makai oceanfront condominium with 'top of the world' ocean and mountain view. With warm, tropical colored paints, cool floor tiles, and amenities such as a fully equipped kitchen, entertainment center, central air conditioning, and WIFI wireless Internet, our condo will make you feel right at home. The penthouse location of our condo allows for breathtaking, panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and hills from the bedroom, living room, kitchen and lanai. Relax and sit in the lanai with a cool drink, and when in season, see frolicking whales. The condo is conveniently located; just a 20 minute drive from Kahului airport. Surrounded by Maui's great beaches, you only need to walk across our lush lawn to feel sand on your toes. It's within walking distance to supermarkets, restaurants, and a short drive away from Wailea's boutiques and high end shops. At the end of the day, enjoy the famous Hawaiian sunset. During October to April, you can even watch whales frolic (please feel free to use the binoculars that we have supplied in your condo).

In short our condo is HOME away from HOME.

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Property Type

  • 6 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 6
  • 800 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : We are on the top floor

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Staff

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Renters must be at least 21 years of age. Children staying with their parents are welcome at Kauhale Makai....moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                Kauhale Makai has kids pool and shuffle board. For safety reason, please make sure that the children are not leaning on the lanai railings....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Sorry :-( Smoking is not allowed at Kauhale Makai condos. It's Home Owner Association's rules and State of Hawaii law....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed:

                Sorry :-( It's our Home Owner Association's rules....moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                The complex has its elevators that goes up to the 6th floor....moreless

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

              • Bedroom : 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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              • Queen size Beds (1) A comfortable queen size bed., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa located in the living room, easily converted to a queen sized bed. Linens and blankets are provided....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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              • Tiled floor with a standing shower. Beautiful vanity sink and cabinet.

              Other Amenities

                  • Binoculars is provided for those who want to see frolicking dolphins and migrating humpback whales. For your convenience, we also provide snorkeling gears, cooler, beach towels, chairs and umbrella. This condo is our pride and joy. We treat and maintain it as if it is our full time home, the quality shows itself as you arrive at the unit. Our condo is well-reviewed for its high level of service and satisfaction. Kauhale Makai is ready for our guests to fully enjoy their hard earned vacation in Paradise. ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Music Library
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo:

                    Stereo system with IPod docking feature. Play your IPod and charge it at the same time....moreless

                  • Television:

                    A state of the art LCD flat screen television with digital cable service provided in the living room....moreless

                  • Video Library:

                    A good selection of DVDs are available for the whole family to enjoy....moreless

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Reefs
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Luaus
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Shuffleboard
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beach:

                    The State beach is located directly in front of Kauhale Makai. It's a quiet beach to relax and enjoy the sunset....moreless

                  • Beach View:

                    Ocean view can be enjoyed from every rooms except the bathrooms :-)...moreless

                  • Beachfront:

                    The State beach is located directly in front of Kauhale Makai. It's a quiet beach to relax and enjoy the sunset....moreless

                  • Mountain:

                    Beyond the ocean, one can see Maalea mountain from our lanai, bedroom,living room and kitchen at Kauhale Makai....moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    Beyond the ocean, one can see Maalea mountain from our lanai, bedroom,living room and kitchen at Kauhale Makai....moreless

                  • Near The Ocean:

                    The ocean is only a few steps away from Kauhale Makai unit. See the panoramic ocean from our lanai, ...moreless

                  • Ocean View:

                    Ocean view can be enjoyed from every rooms except the bathrooms :-)...moreless

                  • Oceanfront:

                    The ocean is only a few steps away from Kauhale Makai. See the ocean from our lanai, living room, kitchen and bedroom....moreless

                  • Waterfront:

                    The ocean is only a few steps away from Kauhale Makai. See the panoramic ocean view from our lanai, ...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Parasailing
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Spelunking
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Central Air Conditioning throughout the unit to keep you comfortable and cool in the summer....moreless

                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Broadband Access:

                    A free high speed & secure wireless internet access is available at Kauhale Makai so bring your laptop or tablet and enjoy surfing the net/work inside the condo....moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Coin operated dryer on site and is located across from the unit. It only costs US$1.00 per load....moreless

                  • Elevator:

                    We are on the top floor...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    Free WIFI...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Clean and fresh linens available in the master bedroom closet....moreless

                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking:

                    Kauhale Makai has its own parking lot with one designated parking spot for our guest, and plenty of parking areas for their guest in front of Kauhale Makai....moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    One parking space is assigned and it's located close to the elevator or stairs....moreless

                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Telephone:

                    Free local calls...moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided:

                    Bath & beach towels....moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    Coin operated washer on site and is located across from the unit. It only costs US$1.00 per load....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    A free Wireless Internet access is provided for your convenience. So you will not miss on any communication even on your vacation....moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Fully stocked cooking utensils and kitchen towels are provided....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    An elegantly designed kitchen filled with lots of gadgets (rice cooker, juicer, coffee maker, toaster) a guest could use to create a home cooked meal away from home....moreless

                  • Kitchenette
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Binoculars
                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Outdoor eating area next to the BBQ grills....moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    Enjoy the unobstructed ocean view, eat fresh local pineapple, and sip a nice, cool drink from our penthouse lanai at Kauhale Makai...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Small Cooler
                  • Tennis
                  • Wood Deck

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Shared Hot Tub

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      High Season
                      Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                      5 night min stay
                      $155
                      $1,085 $4,650
                      Low Season
                      May 1 - Dec 1, 2015
                      5 night min stay
                      $135
                      $945 $4,030
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Administration fee $15 + tax
                      • One time cleaning fee $125 + tax
                      • Registration fee $15 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 13.42%

                      Notes:

                      Full payment is required for reservation made less than 60 days of the arrival date.

                      Contract should be signed and fax or pdf email back to me within 7 days from my confirmation email.

                      Dates are subject to be taken by another party until I receive the signed contract and confirm it.

                      The contract will be voided if all funds are not received by the dates agreed upon.

                      Check in 3PM.

                      Check out 10AM.

                      50% down payment is required upon reservation.

                      Final balance is due 60 days prior to your arrival date.


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                      Last updated: 12/22/2014
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                      Location

                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Kahului Airport (OGG)
                      8 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Wailea Golf Club
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Mansoon Indian Restaurant
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Charley Young Beach

                      Car: Recommended

                      Kauhale Makai is a beachfront resort located in a serene park like setting in South Kihei. Our 2 bedrooms 2 baths condo is located on the oceanfront side of the resort, giving you fantastic front & center panoramic ocean views from the bedroom, living room, and lanai – perfect for watching a beautiful Maui sunsets. You will enjoy the central air conditioning, cable TV, DVD, and a fully equipped kitchen. Laundry facilities are on-site.

                      Nearby activities include seasonal excursions for whale-watching and year-round snorkeling and fishing. Golfers can practice their swing at the Silversword, Wailea and Makena pristine courses. In addition to the beach bordering the resort, there are numerous other beaches just minutes away, where you can swim, snorkel, surf and boogie board to your heart's content. For shoppers, the luxurious Wailea shopping center is only a ten minute drive away and features high end shops such as Louis Vuitton, Tiffany's, Bottega Veneta, Gucci, and Pac Sun; while fine dining awaits at Tommy Bahamas, and Ruth's Chris Steak House.

                      Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Miniature golf, Shuffleboard

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2006

                      About the owner: I moved to United States in 1986, married my childhood friend and have 2 older children.

                      Why the Owner Chose Kauhale Makai - Village by the Sea:
                      There are a myriad of reasons why my husband and I chose to purchase a condo in Maui, but the basis of almost all those reasons would be our upbringing in a tropical country. The flora and fauna of Maui are reminiscent of a purer version of the island where we grew up, as do the local arts and crafts, while the cities and shopping centers of Maui offer the urban comforts that we have grown accustomed to. Also, Maui is home to many varieties of exotic, tropical fruits that aren’t found very easily on the mainland, such as breadfruit. Having grown up eating these fruits, getting to taste them again in Maui is like reliving a little slice of our childhoods. Our favorite thing about Maui, however, would probably be the temperate climate. Of all the places we’ve visited, Maui has the no-contest best weather. During the summer, it is comfortingly warm without being too humid or dry while during winter one would never need more than a light jacket. Finally, we decided to purchase our condo because we have realized that even beyond vacationing in Maui, we would enjoy living there after retiring. With all the island activities, such as snorkeling, kayaking, hula lessons, and even simply relaxing in the beach, there is no shortage of things to do; and the welcoming nature of the locals means that Maui already feels like home.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      My husband and I live in the city, amid all its hustle and bustle, so while in Maui we love being able to relax at the condo while still having the opportunity to work from our laptops. The main difference is that we get to see the breathtaking views of the ocean, and if we’re lucky, maybe even whales in the wintertime. One can also go for walks in the evening to watch the sunset or simply enjoy it from the lanai. The condo and the surrounding complex have so much to offer, from the swimming pool to barbecue grills, to a complete and modern-looking kitchen in our condo, where one can enjoy preparing simple meals while watching the waves crash upon the shore.


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                      Speaks: english, Indonesian

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                      Photos

                      • Living room with ocean view

                        Living room with ocean view

                      • Living room, dining area and kitchen

                        Living room, dining area and kitchen

                      • Dining Area

                        Dining Area

                      • Ocean view from the kitchen area

                        Ocean view from the kitchen area

                      • Kitchen

                        Kitchen

                      • Computer desk

                        Computer desk

                      • Nicely decorated bedroom with an ocean view

                        Nicely decorated bedroom with an ocean view

                      • Queen size bed with his and her's Hula lamps

                        Queen size bed with his and her's Hula lamps

                      • Walk in shower

                        Walk in shower

                      • Sunset from the beach behind the condo

                        Sunset from the beach behind the condo

                      • Lush tropical view of the road to Hana

                        Lush tropical view of the road to Hana

                      • Beach view from the condo.

                        Beach view from the condo.

                      • Tastefully decorated iving room with ocean view.

                        Tastefully decorated iving room with ocean view.

                      • Dining area and kitchen

                        Dining area and kitchen

                      • Living room and kitchen area

                        Living room and kitchen area

                      • Ocean view from the kitchen area

                        Ocean view from the kitchen area

                      • Nicely decorated book shelf

                        Nicely decorated book shelf

                      • View from the lanai

                        View from the lanai

                      • Tastefully decorated bedroom

                        Tastefully decorated bedroom

                      • Contemporary design vanity

                        Contemporary design vanity

                      • Floor plan

                        Floor plan

                      • Beautiful and majestic Haleakala

                        Beautiful and majestic Haleakala

                      • Rainbow Eucalyptus trees by the side of Hana Highway in Maui, Hi.

                        Rainbow Eucalyptus trees by the side of Hana Highway in Maui, Hi.

                      • Maui's azure blue water.

                        Maui's azure blue water.

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                      This listing was first published here in 2007.

                      Date last modified - Monday, December 22, 2014

                      $135 - $155 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 12/22/14
                      Minimum stay: 5 nights
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                      Member since: 2007
                      Speaks: english, Indonesian
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                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/22/2014
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