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Affordable Luxury in a Peaceful Plantation Setting-Poipu Kai

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Step through the door and feel the aloha. The great room is the center of the home and opens onto the expansive screened lanai and the tranquil garden in the private back yard beyond. Both the kitchen and master bedroom also open to the lanai which offers dining on the kitchen end and a conversation area outside the master. The two downstairs bedrooms are on opposite sides of the great room for added privacy. Each bedroom has air conditioning and a TV and there is a 47-in 'smart' HDTV in the great room. For those of you who need to stay in touch with the real world, we offer wireless Internet service. There are ceiling fans throughout, including the lanai. The newly upgraded kitchen makes preparing meals at home a pleasure as well as a huge money saver. We also provide everything you'll need to enjoy a day at the beach: snorkel gear, boogie boards, umbrella, coolers, beach chairs and mats, surfboard, beach towels. We also include a crib, high chair, jog stroller and play yard. A much greater value than a hotel.


Owners profile: Aloha kakou - Hale Mahina Kauai is owned and operated by Dennis and Gail. Our home is newly upgraded, beautifully appointed and awaits your arrival.

We honeymooned on Kauai in 1971, returning every chance we got until fate, hard work and a generous dose of good luck combined to see us move here permanently in 2004. When friends on the mainland ask us when we're moving back we answer simply, 'We're not.' A deep love of our island and extensive local experience permit us to share our learning and understanding with our guests. We are happy to offer as little or as much advice as you desire to make your vacation in Hale Mahina an incredible experience, full of fond memories. We want you to enjoy your stay so much that you will return again and again.

Location, location, location!: Hale Mahina is conveniently located in the lushly landscaped 70 acre Poipu Kai Resort, a collection of single family homes and condos, which is nestled along the paved greenbelt between the Grand Hyatt Resort and Poipu Beach Park. The single family home is a mere 5-10 minute walk from 3 beaches, the Resort's pool, jacuzzi and 8 tennis courts, the Grand Hyatt Resort, numerous restaurants and activities. Koloa town is 3 miles away and offers additional restaurants, shops and grocery stores. Poipu is the perfect jumping off spot for touring this incredibly beautiful island. It is centrally located between the lush north shore and the spectacular west side with its Waimea Canyon and Na Pali coast overlook. At the end of your day of touring or beaching it, you can relax on the tranquil lanai with an 'umbrella drink' or walk to Poipu Beach to watch one of the south shore's spectacular sunsets. It's your vacation. You decide!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    Huge lanai and private backyard for kids to play. Many games and videos for kids. Beach toys and snorkel gear provided for kids,...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Only two small stairs from driveway to front door. All living area on main floor except loft bedroom....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 baby crib

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Loft...moreless

  • Sleeps 8 in beds plus infant/toddler in full size crib. Master bedroom opens onto screened lanai. Bed is a California King with 600 thread count sheets and a generous number of new pillows. Second bedroom opens onto the front lanai. Bed is a Queen with 600 thread count sheets and a generous number of new pillows. Third bedroom has both a King and a sofa/futon. All bedrooms are air conditioned....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Spacious walk in showers in both baths. Master bath/laundry room opens to front lanai. Bath towels for use in home only; beach towels are provided for use at pool and beach. Washer and dryer are hidden in a closet off the master bath. Ironing board and iron are provided. Hair dryers available in both baths....moreless

Other Amenities

  • We like kids. Playpen, high chair, full size crib and jog/stroller are provided for guests traveling with infants/toddlers. 42-in HDTV in Great Room. Flat screen TVs in Master bedroom and second bedroom. Parking is off-street, in driveway just steps from front door. No steps to climb. One bike; golf clubs available; spa is located in the communal pool areas. Snorkel gear, boogie boards, floats, beach chairs, cooler, beach towels are provided....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    42' flat screen in great room, 32' wall mounted flat screen master bedroom, 24' wall mounted flat screen guest bedroom. Apple TV/smart TV provide free movies via Netflix Instant View....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    From the front lanai you can view the mountains. From the back lanai you have a view of the private backyard with tropical plantings....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    5 minute walk to Shipwreck Beach, 10 minute walk to Brennecke's Beach and Poipu Beach Park....moreless

  • Resort:

    The Poipu Kai Resort is 70 acres with a paved lushly landscaped greenbelt, 8 tennis courts, pool, jacuzzi, 24 hour security...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    There are 2 dining areas, one in the great room that seats 6 and another on the lanai that also seats 6....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    In all three bedrooms. Ceiling fans throughout the home including the lanai which are usually all that you will need with the gentle tradewinds cooling the home....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full size dryer in the home behind louvered doors in laundry area of master bath....moreless

  • Garage:

    You'll find all the beach equipment and the jog stroller in the garage....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Beach towels provided for pool and beach enjoyment. Extra bed sheets, pillows and blankets on closet shelf. Crib mattress pad, sheets, crib bumper and blankets in master bedroom closet...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Drive way steps from the front door will accommodate 2 cars...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels and beach towels are on shelf above washer and dryer....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full size washer in the home behind louvered doors in laundry area of master bath. Laundry detergent provided...moreless

  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    Get online from anywhere in the home. The network and password are listed in a notebook in the home. Watch movies free with Apple TV on our new smart TV....moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    Programmable Mr. Coffee...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    There is a blender for those tropical drinks and a food processor to make cooking a breeze and of course a coffee maker and toaster. We also provide a a coffee grinder, rice cooker, crock pot and electric griddle to make preparing a wide variety of meals easier and less time consuming while you are on vacation....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of dishes and glassware and flatware. Henckles knives in block on counter....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless...moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    All new stainless appliances. Plenty of glassware, silverware and dishes....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Over the range microwave/range hood provides more counter top space...moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Side by side stainless with ice maker....moreless

  • Stove:

    Glass top electric...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    Bicycle and helmet in garage...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Covered open front porch over 300 sq. ft. with double doors leading into both the master bath and the guest bedroom....moreless

  • Golf Clubs
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    (2) The rear lanai is 460 sq. ft. and is screened for your comfort both day and night. The lanai has 5 double doors which open on to the kitchen, great room and master bedroom. There is a dining area on the kitchen end and a sitting area with couch and two chairs on the master bedroom end....moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Large 3 burner grill in private back yard...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis:

    There are 8 tennis courts in the Poipu Kai Resort that our guests may used for a nominal fee....moreless

  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Boogie boards, surfboard, snorkel gear, floats, noodles...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There is a community pools a short 5 minute walk from the home along the greenbelt...moreless

  • Jacuzzi
  • Shared Hot Tub:

    There is a community hot tub adjacent to the pool a short 5 minute walk from the home....moreless

  • Spa Whirlpool
 

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Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,275
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3 night min stay
$250

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Fees:

  • out cleaning $210
  • Tax Rate 13.42%

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Location

14.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Lihue
0.3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Kalapaki Joe's
Private Homes
Nearest Ferry
N/A
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Poipu Bay
Private Homes
Nearest Train
Kilohana - plantation tours
Private Homes
Nearest Motorway
N/A
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Tidepools & Dondero's both at the Grand Hyatt
Private Homes
Nearest Ski
Big Island - bring your rock skis!
0.2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Shipwreck

Car: Recommended

The prestigious 4 Star Poipu Kai Resort is connected by 70 acres of lushly landscaped tropical greenbelt/walkway between Shipwreck Beach and the Grand Hyatt on one end and Poipu Beach Park and Brennecke's Beach on the other. Resort amenities include 2 pools and spas and 9 tennis courts. This single family home in the Resort is central to all beaches, restaurants and activities on Kauai's popular south shore, many within easy walking distance. Poipu Beach is famous for surfing, boogie boarding, snorkling, a protected 'baby pool' area for young children and fabulous sunsets. Poipu is a central location to stay for touring the island.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We honeymooned on Kauai in 1971, returning every chance we got until fate, hard work and a generous dose of good luck combined to see us move here permanently in 2004. When friends on the mainland ask us when we're moving back we answer simply, 'We're not.' A deep love of our island and extensive local experience permit us to share our learning and understanding with our guests. We are happy to offer as little or as much advice as you desire to make your vacation in Hale Mahina an incredible experience, full of fond memories. We want you to enjoy your stay so much that you will return again and again.

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
We find the Poipu Kai Resort to be ideally located between several of the best beaches on the island, none more than 10 minutes away by car. The amenities offered by Poipu Kai Resort are truly outstanding. The peaceful ambience and location of 'Hale Mahina' welcome our guests back time and again. We think you will agree!


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  • Hale Mahina Kauai awaits your visit

    Hale Mahina Kauai awaits your visit

  • Comfortable elephant bamboo conversation area in great room.

    Comfortable elephant bamboo conversation area in great room.

  • Screened lanai offers an additional 500 sq ft of living space

    Screened lanai offers an additional 500 sq ft of living space

  • View from master bedroom end of lanai.

    View from master bedroom end of lanai.

  • The spacious screened lanai is perfect for conversation & relaxation

    The spacious screened lanai is perfect for conversation & relaxation

  • The refrigerator offers the convenience of an ice maker and water dispenser

    The refrigerator offers the convenience of an ice maker and water dispenser

  • Master bath with vanity in center; shower, toilet, laundry facilities on right

    Master bath with vanity in center; shower, toilet, laundry facilities on right

  • Guest bedroom has french doors to the front lanai and private entrance to bath

    Guest bedroom has french doors to the front lanai and private entrance to bath

  • Guest bath vanity.

    Guest bath vanity.

  • Screened lanai spans the entire back of the house. BBQ and 2 loungers provided

    Screened lanai spans the entire back of the house. BBQ and 2 loungers provided

  • Hale Mahina Kauai is part of the prestigious Poipu Kai Resort

    Hale Mahina Kauai is part of the prestigious Poipu Kai Resort

  • Both Poipu and Breneke's beaches are a short stroll away

    Both Poipu and Breneke's beaches are a short stroll away

  • The spacious great room is the is the center of activity for the home.

    The spacious great room is the is the center of activity for the home.

  • Lounger in great room under a painting by a local Hanapepe artist.

    Lounger in great room under a painting by a local Hanapepe artist.

  • Al fresco dining for 6 on the lanai amid lush tropical foliage

    Al fresco dining for 6 on the lanai amid lush tropical foliage

  • Comfortable sitting area outside master bedroom. Ceiling fan keeps it comfy

    Comfortable sitting area outside master bedroom. Ceiling fan keeps it comfy

  • The kitchen is fully equipped for creating meals at home

    The kitchen is fully equipped for creating meals at home

  • Spacious master bedroom has french doors to the screened lanai.

    Spacious master bedroom has french doors to the screened lanai.

  • Relax with your morning coffee in the conversation area off the master.

    Relax with your morning coffee in the conversation area off the master.

  • Guest bath from the guest bedroom.

    Guest bath from the guest bedroom.

  • Loft bedroom has a king bed and double futon couch   bed. 2 fans keep it cool

    Loft bedroom has a king bed and double futon couch bed. 2 fans keep it cool

  • Peace and tranquility await at Hale Mahina Kauai

    Peace and tranquility await at Hale Mahina Kauai

  • Shipwreck beach and the Grand Hyatt are just minutes away

    Shipwreck beach and the Grand Hyatt are just minutes away

  • Gated pool 5 minute walk on the greenbelt from house on the way to the beach.

    Gated pool 5 minute walk on the greenbelt from house on the way to the beach.

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