Unbelievable & Romantic 1 Bedroom Oceanfront Unit
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- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Maalaea condo description
A wonderful modern unit on Maalaea Bay with a beautiful ocean view that was recently renovated with all new kitchen, bathroom, floor surfaces and furniture.
The oceanfront pool is a wonderful place to spend the day followed by a wonderful evening and dinner at the outdoor gas barbecues. Unit has a gorgeous ocean view for relaxing during those evening hours.
Maalaea village is a small ocean front community where you can easily walk to all levels of dining, shops, ocean front activities, and a beautiful gold sand crescent beach.
Unit is equipped with premium cable television plus free high speed WiFi Internet to keep in touch with the rest of the world.
- Vacation Rental
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
Kitchen & Dining
- Ice Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Linens Provided:
- Covered Parking:
- Parking Off Street:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Video Library
- CD Player
- Satellite / Cable
Pool & Spa
- Communal Pool
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
- Lanai / Gazebo
Location & View
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Sight Seeing
- Miniature Golf
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Theme Parks
- Fitness Center
- Wildlife Viewing
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Just What I Needed
Just What I Needed
I'm a business owner who came to Maui for business and decided to stay a few extra days. I've been to Hawaii many times before and I was REALLY in need of some peace & quiet in a beautiful setting and this condo was EXACTLY what I wanted and more. Ron & Shirley had everything ready for me. All I had to do was drop my bags and I instantly felt right at home. The views are spectacular and setting is so relaxing you'll never want to leave!! A special treat last night....I was sitting by the sea wall when a group of huge sea turtles decided to come and play in the water. I would highly recommend this unit to anyone looking for a peaceful and beautiful stay in Maui. If you have a car, it's centrally located from the airport to Lahina to Kihei. If you don't have a car, the harbor village provides everything you'd need for a stay of a few days. I highly recommend Jill's daily specials for lunch at the TradeWinds general store next door. Her food is delicious and reasonable. There's no reason to leave the area....just sit on your lanai and soak in some of the best views you'd find anywhere on the island. Wireless internet was a big thing for me and it worked flawlessly. I would definitely come back here and stay again. It's fabulous...overlooking the pool and the ocean with a backdrop of verdant mountains. What more could anyone want?
- Guest Debra J.
- Date of stay 10/01/13
- Review Submitted 10/03/13
Recommended for: Age 55+, sightseeing, girls getaway, tourists without a car, families with young children.
Owner response: Aloha Debra, Thank you for the wonderful review. I'm so glad you had an enjoyable and restful time on Maui. Our beautiful unit coupled with Maui's beauty and serenity are hard to beat. I hope you will be able to join us again soon for more rest and relaxation. Have a great Fall/Winter. Warmest Aloha - Ron
Amazing stay - better than expected!
Amazing stay - better than expected!
The owners were very friendly and easy to get in contact with. Some things, like the balcony lawn chairs, had to be wiped down - but not a big deal. Everything else was super clean and ready to use when we arrived. It was also easy to check-out and no additional cleaning needed. We loved our stay and location was the best! Being right in the center of Maui allowed us to easily travel to Hana, Lahaina, and Kihei (all the places you need to visit!) Other pluses were the elevator, free internet, cable, full kitchen, laundry, the view, and parking spot.
- Guest Sarah (Chicago, Il)
- Date of stay 08/17/13
- Review Submitted 08/20/13
Recommended for: Sightseeing, families with young children.
Owner response: Aloha Sarah, Thank you for the favorable review. I'm glad you had an amazing stay and it was better than expected. I'm sorry that you had to wipe down the lawn furniture-we will train our housekeeping staff about the lanai prep. Please tell your friends about our wonderful unit and we hope to see you again in the near future. Thank you for allowing us to serve you!
Celebrating our 34th wedding aniversity
Celebrating our 34th wedding aniversity
Wonderful is not a good enough word to use for our experience in Maui. The condo had everything that we needed. Easy walking to fine restaurants and entertainment. Sea turtles swim all day in the ocean in front of the condo. Also saw eagle rays gliding through the surf. :) It felt like we had the pool and ocean to ourselves. We miss Maui already. The one problem is we keep bragging about our trip and condo to all of our friends. Now they want this site address to schedule their next trip. We have decided to share and give this rental our highest mark A+. Cecilia Noyes
- Guest Anonymous
- Date of stay 07/19/13
- Review Submitted 08/05/13
Recommended for: Families with teenagers, age 55+, sightseeing, romantic getaway, girls getaway, adventure seekers, people with disabilities, tourists without a car, families with young children.
Great condo right on the water couldn't ask for too much more. The place was very clean and had plenty of towels and linens. Would definitely stay their again...
- Guest Troy (Perris, Ca)
- Date of stay 05/09/13
- Review Submitted 05/20/13
Recommended for: Families with teenagers, age 55+, sightseeing, romantic getaway, girls getaway, adventure seekers, people with disabilities, families with young children, pet owners.
Owner response: Aloha Marcus, Thank you for taking your time to formulate and submit a review. I'm so glad you had a great time on Maui. Thank you for the favorable comments regarding our unit Our beautiful unit coupled with the beauty of Maui makes for a fabulous vacation. I hope to welcome you back again soon.
Great place to stay for reasonable price - very comfortable; great view. The owners thought of every need (to include a nice bottle of wine). Would definitely recommend it - would be a bit small for a family but perfect for a couple. Comment - mold in the elevator vent but otherwise well maintained building complete with security. Rick and Barbara
- Guest R and B (United States)
- Date of stay 05/05/13
- Review Submitted 05/11/13
Owner response: Aloha Rick and Barbara, Thank you for your favorable comments. I'm glad you had a great time on Maui and enjoyed our unit. I will let the building manager know about the soiled vent in the elevator. We hope to welcome you back again soon and thank you for choosing our unit for your Maui stay. Have a great summer-Ron
My wife and I spent two fantastic weeks at Ron's Milowai condo on Maui. The condo was evrything that was described. We have spent three other vacations on Maui and this was our best. The view from the condo was fantasic. We watched whales every day and saw beautiful sunrises each morning. The trade winds were very nice. The pool was a nice place to get in after spending time in the sun. The location of this condo made it easy to get to all locations on the island. The resturants close by had great food and service. Spent many "Happy Hours" at Beach Bums. Ron was very accomidating and helpful. We highly recommend his condo and look forward to going back!!!!! Jim & Robin
- Guest Jim (Port Byron, Il)
- Date of stay 02/21/13
- Review Submitted 03/11/13
Recommended for: Age 55+, sightseeing, romantic getaway, adventure seekers, people with disabilities.
I spent a month in this beautiful Condo at Maalaea Bay! It was very convenient to everything on the Island and while it has an air-conditioner, it isn't necessary because of the Trade Wind breezes cool the Condo all the time! Perfect place to relax, cook, grill out, swim, whale watch and enjoy your time in Maui. All amenities! I would definitely recommend this unit and will stay again when I return to Maui!
- Guest Betty L. (Grandview Heights, Ohio )
- Date of stay 01/16/13
- Review Submitted 03/06/13
Recommended for: Age 55+, sightseeing, romantic getaway, girls getaway, adventure seekers.
Owner response: Aloha Betty, Thank you for the wonderful review of our condo unit. I'm so glad that you had a great time on Maui and enjoyed thhe condo We hope to welcome you back again soon. Again, Thank you for the kind words about the accommodations!
Everything was perfect
Everything was perfect
Its hard to list everything, but this unit was absolutely perfect for a vacationing couple: - the unit was clean, and in great condition - the appliances, electronics and furniture was all newer and in great condition - the view from the balcony was unbeatable. - the building was quiet, we never heard any noise from other units - the shops at Maalaea have an excellent variety for places to eat, and is in walking distance. After a day of activity, its very nice to wlak somewhere close for an excellent meal - although Sugar Beach is not really a swimming beach, there are some nice areas that you can go in the water. Otherwise it great for walking and relaxing - beaches on all parts of the island are easy driving distance. - The owner, Ron, was incredibly easy to deal with If my wife and I come back, as a couple, we would go out of our way to book this unit again.
- Guest Derek (Calgary)
- Date of stay 11/24/12
- Review Submitted 02/04/13
Recommended for: Age 55+, sightseeing, romantic getaway, girls getaway, adventure seekers, people with disabilities.
Owner response: Aloha Derek James & Melissa, Thank you for your wondeful review of our Milowai unit. I am so glad you enjoyed your time on Maui and had a a nice vacation. We certainly apppreciate your favorable comments and hope to serve you again soon. Warmest Aloha - Ron
A beautiful condo on the water!
A beautiful condo on the water!
We tremendously enjoyed the condo during our stay. Although the waterfront is not best for swimming, it is centrally located a short car ride away from the best beaches described in "the book" as it is referred to here on the island. So definitely need to rent a car to fully enjoy this location. However, with a car, it is actually better than being on the sandy beach, as it is quiet and private in the evening and at night, offers amazing private dinner and breakfast opportunities right on the balcony. Ron is a great host and was helpful throughout the stay. Will absolutely return here.
- Guest Timur M. (Newton, Massachusetts)
- Date of stay 12/27/12
- Review Submitted 01/03/13
Thank you Ron and Shirley for letting us stay in your condo. Your condo is very clean and comfortable, exactly what we wanted for our first trip to Maui. We really enjoyed watching the sunrise and the turtles every morning from the lanai. We would defiantly recommend this condo to anyone planning on going to Maui.
- Guest Nick & Katie (BC)
- Date of stay 11/09/12
- Review Submitted 12/13/12
Recommended for: Age 55+, sightseeing, romantic getaway, girls getaway.
Owner response: Aloha Katie, Thank you so much for submitting the favorable review to VRBO. Were thrilled that you had a good time on Maui and enjoyed our beatiful unit. Please let your friends and relatives know about your experience and we hope to welcome you back soon. Have a wondeful Holidasy season and Mahalo - Ron & Shirley
May 01-Dec 14, 2009 .. $115/night (3 to 27 nights) May 01-Dec 14, 2009 .. $105/night (28+ nights) Dec 15-Apr 30, 2009 .. $130/night (3 to 27 nights) Dec 15-Apr 30, 2009 .. $115/night (28+ nights)
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Year Purchased: 1989
About the owner: Ron and Shirley Gess Have lived on Maui for over 30 years. Shirley is a registered nurse at our local hospital and Ron operates a commercial cleaning company. We have a 28 year old daughgter who is also a registered nurse. We live in Wailuku and enjoy welcoming people to our island home. We have an advantage on taking care of our guests as we are here on the island and can insure our unit has all the details that will make your vacation special. Shirley routinely checks the unit and make sure it is fully equipped. We look forward to serving you.
Why the Owner Chose Maalaea:
This is a very beautiful area as it is on a quiet dead end road and is very centrally located. Maalaea is 20 minute from Wailea, 20 minutes from Lahaina, and 12 minutes from the Kahului airport. The community is right on the ocean and right next to a very quaint harbor giving it a special feeling compared to some of the Monster hotels.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The views are magnificent. Maalaea Bay is a wondeful place to be. There is always some type of activity going on being the surfers, whale watch boats, and sometimes a whale or two breaching right in front of you to your disbelief. It a very relaxing place to be and our unit is very comfortable.
- Primary: (800) 284-0859 Ron Gess
- Secondary: (808) 276-2406 (Hawaii, USA)
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Luxury in the living room
A kitchen for all your food creations
Sleep in comfort
View from the lanai - direct ocean front
Milowai is oceanfront
Harbor activities are just a few minutes away - how about a whale watch cruise
Spend a lazy day on the beach fronting the complex
Living room comfort
a beautiful pool on a beautiful day
modern bathroom -walk in shower
Cooking can be fun in Hawaii - oceanfront barbecue
Outstanding evening views of surrounding islands
expansive lawns fronting the complex are great for watching Hawaiian sunsets
First Class shopping is within walking distance as well
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1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
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