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Surf Bungalow at Puamana Gated Beachfront Community in Lahaina 12-4

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Last updated: 10/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-14 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Puamana bungalow description

The quintessential quiet 'Old Hawaii' plantation era experience, in a gated beachfront community, with private beach and surf break. Our Puamana bungalow (12-4) is in a perfect interior community location, close to the historic 1920's era clubhouse and across from the tennis courts, just steps from the ocean. Our quiet getaway is a two bedroom, two bathroom corner unit town home, recently completely remodeled and decorated with tropical plantation furnishings. It has an expanded, private covered lanai, as well as tile flooring throughout. We have gorgeous plantation style chairs and furniture, a bright, new 42 inch LCD LED flat screen TV, and we are away from busy roads and the front gate. The kitchen now has granite countertops and a granite bar as well as dark solid wood cabinets. The upstairs loft has fabulous bright eco flooring and the bathrooms have all new vanities and the ceiling fans and light fixtures have all been redone as well.

Our bungalow is just 50 yards from the ocean, just a short walk with your board to Puamana's secret private surf breaks. Our place is close to the 'Ocean Pool,' which literally touches the ocean, which does not exist anywhere else in Hawaii. We love to sneak out at night to swim, and look out at the ships on the ocean and enjoy the tropical night breeze. Watching the sunset from the wide plantation clubhouse verandah, with the large palm trees along our beach, out to the island of Lanai, is an experience that cannot be replicated by any hotel or resort.

We don't know of any other place in Hawaii where you can essentially leave your car behind, and walk or bike from our bungalow to a place like historic Lahaina town, wander along the harbor and shops, and then go back at night for the vibrant tropical restaurants and galleries.

More than that, our bungalow captures the best spirit of this unique private community, which is unlike any other in Hawaii. When you come through the gate, time seems to slow down and you enter a forgotten era, of a historic Hawaiian plantation with its lush, manicured grounds. There are no high rises here. People drive slowly and use bicycles. We provide a relaxing place to read your book on our spacious lanai, or saunter over to our favorite room at the 1920's era clubhouse, and just sit in the plantation library and peruse the books on its floor to ceiling bookshelves.

Our bungalow has a new king bed in the large master suite downstairs, with a private bath and large TV in the room. The upstairs loft has two twin beds on one side and a queen bed on the other, with a TV upstairs for kids or guests. We provide plentiful linens, covers, towels, and pillows. There is ample air conditioning, with all three units, placed in the living room, master suite, and the upstairs loft. The kitchen is fully appointed for even gourmet cooks, with a complete set of dishware, silverware, utensils, cookware, and even a Cuisinart. The rental includes boogie boards, snorkel gear, beach toys, beach chairs, sun umbrella, and tennis rackets and balls. ID #41447670-01

Keywords: Oceanfront, Lahaina Beach House, Maui Beachfront Rental, Bungalow, Surfing, Private Gated Community with Plantation Era Clubhouse, Private Beach, Puamana

Property Type

  • Bungalow
  • 1030 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Massage

          Suitability

          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • King size beds (1) New Sealy Posturepedic Bed with 400 Thread Count, 100% Egyptian Cotton Sateen Sheets, Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Freshly remodeled and redecorated with key inside Puamana location, 50 yards from the Beach and Private Surf Break, Quiet interior location within Puamana, Close to the Historic Plantation Clubhouse, Directly across from tennis courts, Away from all road noise and the gate, Very quiet and private lanai...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games For Kids
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Reefs
              • Restaurants
              • Waterfalls

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Luaus
              • Miniature Golf
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Shuffleboard
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Resort

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Activities Guide
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Filtered Water
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking On Street
                  • Telephone
                  • Thermos Bottle
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Grinder
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Bicycles:

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                  • Gated Community
                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Small Cooler

                  Payment Type

                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool
                  • Heated Pool
                  • Outdoor Pool

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Low Fall Season
                          Aug 16 - Nov 21, 2014
                          4 night min stay
                          $235
                          Thanksgiving
                          Nov 22 - Nov 30, 2014
                          7 night min stay
                          $335
                          Low Winter Season
                          Dec 1 - Dec 17, 2014
                          4 night min stay
                          $245
                          Holiday Season
                          Dec 18 - Jan 2, 2015
                          14 night min stay
                          $335
                          High Winter
                          Jan 3 - Apr 12, 2015
                          5 night min stay
                          $285
                          Low Spring Season
                          Apr 15 - Jun 15, 2015
                          5 night min stay
                          $255
                          High Summer Season
                          Jun 16 - Aug 15, 2015
                          4 night min stay
                          $275

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning Fee $170 + tax
                          • Tax Rate 13.42%

                          Notes:

                          We ask for a 25% deposit

                          We accept Checks and Cashiers Checks

                          We accept Credit Cards for deposit.

                          10/day +tax resort/parking fee paid directly to Puamana Resort

                          Parking available for 1 car

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                          Last updated: 10/23/2014
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                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2010

                          Why the Owner Chose Puamana:
                          We have a family with kids. We wanted a place where they could have fun and be safe, and we didn't have to drive them around. We've been coming to Maui for ten years, and have never found a place quite like this. We don't like high rises or hotels very much, and most condo complexes seem nondescript to us. We wanted something more like a home, but with the feel of a very special resort. We were very fortunate to find a large, recently remodeled unit away from the road, in this community. It is also rare to find a freshly expanded corner unit available on this property. We wanted an easy to use bungalow which had the unique advantage of a beach and surf break within walking distance, and was also safe for our children to ride bikes around, since everyone drives slowly in Puamana. We love to ride our bikes and walk, and this place feels like more of a vacation since we don't have to drive. Lahaina being so close makes for an easy night out to dinner or galleries or the theater.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
                          My typical day includes waking up early to go surfing, coming back to our bungalow for coffee, then riding my bike to Lahaina for the paper, and then eating breakfast at our bungalow or by the ocean. We then spend our day swimming in any of the three different pools, particularly taking our kids to the big children's pool in Puamana, and sometimes reading or walking around in Lahaina. Then we might play in the ocean in the afternoon or make dinner or get take out and walk over to the clubhouse to watch the sunset.


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                          Photos

                          • Our bungalow has new plantation style furnishings

                            Our bungalow has new plantation style furnishings

                          • Coming back in after surfing in the morning at the private surf break

                            Coming back in after surfing in the morning at the private surf break

                          • Looking out toward the private lanai

                            Looking out toward the private lanai

                          • looking from the kitchen out to the back lanai

                            looking from the kitchen out to the back lanai

                          • Plantation chairs for reading and relaxing on the lanai

                            Plantation chairs for reading and relaxing on the lanai

                          • the master suite

                            the master suite

                          • the bathrooms have both been redone

                            the bathrooms have both been redone

                          • Puamana from the air

                            Puamana from the air

                          • The Ocean Pool, just steps from our bungalow

                            The Ocean Pool, just steps from our bungalow

                          • view the sunset from the club house patio every evening just steps away

                            view the sunset from the club house patio every evening just steps away

                          • view from in front of the clubhouse toward Lahaina and Molokai

                            view from in front of the clubhouse toward Lahaina and Molokai

                          • Clubhouse Patio

                            Clubhouse Patio

                          • Step back in time to the 1920's plantation era clubhouse

                            Step back in time to the 1920's plantation era clubhouse

                          • view to the left just as you walk in the bungalow.

                            view to the left just as you walk in the bungalow.

                          • our new kitchen has everything

                            our new kitchen has everything

                          • Teak dining table on our spacious lanai

                            Teak dining table on our spacious lanai

                          • The large master suite opens to the lanai

                            The large master suite opens to the lanai

                          • two twin beds and a queen bed in the upstairs loft with new eco flooring

                            two twin beds and a queen bed in the upstairs loft with new eco flooring

                          • Outdoor Shower

                            Outdoor Shower

                          • Have a picnic at the Gazebo right close to our bungalow

                            Have a picnic at the Gazebo right close to our bungalow

                          • Tennis courts across from our bungalow

                            Tennis courts across from our bungalow

                          • monk seal on our beach

                            monk seal on our beach

                          • our special uncrowded private beach

                            our special uncrowded private beach

                          • this sleepy gated beach community feels like you've stepped back to simpler time

                            this sleepy gated beach community feels like you've stepped back to simpler time

                          VRBO #319419

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                          This listing was first published here in 2010.

                          Date last modified - Thursday, October 23, 2014

                          $235 - $335 per night (USD)
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                          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

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                          Minimum stay: 4-14 nights
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                          Member since: 2010
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated 10/23/2014
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