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Huge Luxury Oceanview 3 BR/4BA Home-Sleeps 6--40 Second Walk to the Ocean

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Huge Living and Dining Room, Open and Airy--Like Living Outdoors!

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Last updated: 03/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Private Homes house description

Last Minute Deals:
3/7/15-3/12/15 (5 nights) $299/night
4/18/15 to 4/27/15 (up to 9 nights) $340/night

Maluhia ma ka Honua is an almost oceanfront Kauai vacation rental home at Poipu Beach Park.

'Last time we came to Kauai we stayed at a $2000 per night house on the beach and everyone agreed we liked your house even better (for a much better value!)' JM, Orange, CA 11/28/09.

Come to Poipu and experience a true Hawaiian beach experience! Like the Hawaiians, come to the beach, gather at the sand and spend hours 'talking story'. Use the sparkling blue Pacific Ocean as your swimming pool. Laugh and enjoy the weather and life. Maluhia ma ka Honua was designed to offer an old Hawaiian beach experience with all the modern amenities and comfort and with the ocean as our swimming pool because it is so close to the house. Isn't this why you are coming to Poipu, for the weather, the beach, and the ocean?

Previous guests have responded by loving this house and having some of the best family vacations of their lives. Maybe it is the Aloha that resides within the house because of the blessings during construction. Or maybe it is the floorplan that has plenty of private places for two or more people to sit and 'talk story' like the Hawaiians. Or maybe it is the location, just 40 seconds walk to the ocean and two minutes stroll to swimming and sunning at Brennecke's Beach in Poipu Beach Park. Whatever the reason, they have left behind hundreds of warm comments in our guestbook, and you can see every one of them by clicking on our 'Guest Comments' above.

From the moment you walk in the front door, through the charming entry foyer into the great room, you will feel right at home! After staring at the fourteen foot high vaulted wood ceiling, you will notice that this room is totally open to the outside lanai through five sliding glass doors. The size of the room allows large, comfortable furniture and every amenity. There is seating at the TV for six, a separate game table for two, and the most comfortable chaise lounge for one. The kitchen has everything needed for gourmet cooking or just casual dining. It becomes the center of attention because of the counter bar with four stools. The oval glass dining table seats eight comfortably under a beautiful chandelier. Outside is 1300 square feet of covered lanai that is perfect for outdoor dining, reading or just the times you want to be out of the weather. Next to the lanai is a large private lawn with chaise lounges for sunbathing when you don't want to walk down to the beach

Each bedroom brings new delights. The large downstairs master bedroom has a king-size bed and oversized bamboo bedroom furniture with a television and two glass sliding doors leading to the covered lanai and the lawn. Its bathroom has two lavatories, an oversized tiled shower with glass block, a two-person Jacuzzi tub, and an separate toilet compartment. The outdoor shower is just outside this bathroom. The equally large upstairs master bedroom has a king-size bed, large rattan furniture with a television, a wood vaulted ceiling, a nice oceanview balcony just past the glass sliding door. Over the bed is an original oil painting of Hawaii by famed artist Ezra Muir. The bathroom is identical to the downstairs bathroom except it has a two-person soaking tub. The third bedroom is the largest bedroom and has a great ocean view. It has two twin beds that can be converted to a king bed, a vaulted wood ceiling and rattan furniture. Its bathroom has one lavatory, a toilet and a tub/shower.

The fourth bathroom is the powder room downstairs complete with a tiled shower. The laundry room features a washer, dryer and a soaking sink.

'Maluhia ma ka Honua' (Peace on Earth) is a private, luxurious Kauai rental vacation home located just steps to the oceanfront at Poipu Beach Park on the south shore of Kauai. It is a great home for family vacations or for very private Kauai honeymoons after a romantic Hawaiian wedding.

'Maluhia ma ka Honua' was built in 1998. It is a luxurious 2650 square foot beach house designed with the feel of an original plantation and detailed, decorated, and appointed to perfection. Beneath a vaulted, fan-cooled ceiling, the large, modern kitchen and the huge great room open up to the surrounding 1300 square foot covered lanai. Three spacious bedrooms each have a large, private bathroom, and every room is cross-ventilated for comfort.

Three wonderful restaurants are within walking distance and at least nine others are nearby. Two resorts with Robert Trent Jones golf courses are within one mile.

This house is 'value priced' to give you a wonderful Kauai vacation and give you good value. You will spend so much time and money just getting to Kauai, and the rental cars and meals can be expensive. You deserve to stay in a really nice home and Maluhia ma ka Honua is nice enough that it would easily rent for $600/night if it were one house closer to the ocean. So come and take advantage of this great value and please don't let our low rental rate keep you from renting this spectacular house.

This house is fully licensed by the County of Kauai! (#TV3716)

For smaller families, we also own two other Kauai rental vacation homes. AKALA PUA is our other new three bedroom/three bathroom home and AHE LANI is our new two bedroom/two bathroom home. Click on 'All My Poipu Rental Houses' below to view them!

Be sure to view our guestbook comments, which are up to date as of 12/05/09 and include every comment we have ever received.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Evidence of smoking will result in loss of damage/security deposit...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    California King...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    California King...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Twins beds can be pushed together for a $25 fee...moreless

  • Baby cribs and high-chairs are available for rent from www.readyrentals.com. They deliver and set up sanitized cribs with nice mattresses and a sheet, and they remove it when you leave. And their fees are very reasonable....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

    Two sinks, separate toilet compartment...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Two sinks, separate toilet compartment...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Two sinks...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    Freestanking sink...moreless

Other Amenities

  • This Kauai rental vacation home has two master bedroom suites with king-size beds & over-sized private bathrooms, third bedroom has 2 twin beds & a private bathroom, There are sleeping arrangements for up to six people maximum, High-Speed Cable Internet (wireless and wired), Lava-enclosed gas barbecue, No Smoking Allowed, This is a large, well-furnished home features 2650 square feet inside with 1300 square foot covered lanai outside. Hair dryers....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Separate game table. Games and puzzles....moreless

  • Music Library:

    Hawaiian Cd's...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    One house back from the ocean....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    A/C is not necessary in this house because it is designed to take full advantage of the cooling tradewinds, it has six ceiling fans, and it is insulated....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Two car garage...moreless

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

    Beach towels included...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Sofa, loveseat and chaise lounger seats six....moreless

  • Parking:

    Street parking...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local calls only...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Including beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Everything a skilled chef needs, even a lemon zester!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Adjacent to the upstairs master bedroom suite....moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Available for rent 1 mile away....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Kiahuna Golf Club (18 holes), Poipu Bay Golf Resort (18 holes), Kukuiolono Park (9 holes)...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available for rent 1 mile away...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    1300 square feet surrounds the first floor....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Kiahuna Tennis Club has weekly family memberships available. Knudsen Park has public courts....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Boogie boards...moreless

Pool / Spa

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Last Minute Deal
Apr 18 - Apr 26, 2015
7 night min stay
$340
2015
Apr 27 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay
$380
Fall 2015
Sep 6 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay
$360
2016
Dec 19 - Sep 4, 2016
7 night min stay
$390
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
$360

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Outclean Fee $325
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,030
  • Tax Rate 13.417%

Notes:

Quoted prices are for credit card reservations. 3% discount for cash or check payments.

14 night minimum during Christmas.

Cancellations: Up to 90 days prior to arrival, $950 of damage deposit is returned. Within 90 days of arrival, $1000 of damage deposit and $315 of cleaning fee is returned. We will try to re-rent and forward any rents we receive to you.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: Aloha from Jim and Valorie Wisda. We recentlyt moved to Scottsdale, Arizona from Palos Verdes Estates, California where we raised a wonderful son and daughter. We have been coming to Poipu since 1970 and no matter how often we travel to other places or countries we visit like this photo taken on a Bangkok river boat, we always look forward to coming back to Poipu several times a year.

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
We are used to nice things in our mainland home and that is how we built Maluhia ma ka Honua, to be our home on Kauai. We could have built it anywhere on the island, but for one or two week stays Poipu cannot be beat because it has the best weather possible. We also wanted to be near the action, walk a short distance to the beach and a couple of restaurants. This location has a nice little micro-climate because it is in the leeward side of a small hill.


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Huge Living and Dining Room, Open and Airy--Like Living Outdoors!

    Huge Living and Dining Room, Open and Airy--Like Living Outdoors!

  • Downstairs Master Bedroom has a Covered Lanai and Private Lawn Area

    Downstairs Master Bedroom has a Covered Lanai and Private Lawn Area

  • Third Bedroom is Very Large and has a Nice Ocean View!

    Third Bedroom is Very Large and has a Nice Ocean View!

  • This is part of the Ocean View from the Upstairs Master Bedroom

    This is part of the Ocean View from the Upstairs Master Bedroom

  • The Floorplan was Designed for Spaciousness and Privacy for all Bedrooms

    The Floorplan was Designed for Spaciousness and Privacy for all Bedrooms

  • The Sparkling Blue Pacific Ocean is a 40 second walk from Maluhia ma ka Honua

    The Sparkling Blue Pacific Ocean is a 40 second walk from Maluhia ma ka Honua

  • Brenneckes Beach, in Poipu Beach Park, is Four Doors West of Maluhia ma ka Honua

    Brenneckes Beach, in Poipu Beach Park, is Four Doors West of Maluhia ma ka Honua

  • Is this house already reserved? We also own three bedroom Akala Pua (VRBO #57013

    Is this house already reserved? We also own three bedroom Akala Pua (VRBO #57013

  • Large Lawn & Plenty of Privacy - Feels Like You're Vacationing in Old Hawaii

    Large Lawn & Plenty of Privacy - Feels Like You're Vacationing in Old Hawaii

  • Upstairs Master Bedroom has a Balcony and Ocean View

    Upstairs Master Bedroom has a Balcony and Ocean View

  • The Large Modern Kitchen is the Focal Point for Friendly Gatherings

    The Large Modern Kitchen is the Focal Point for Friendly Gatherings

  • Maluhia ma ka Honua is a Beautiful Beach House in the old Plantation Style

    Maluhia ma ka Honua is a Beautiful Beach House in the old Plantation Style

  • Maluhia ma ka Honua is just 100 steps to the ocean and four houses to the beach.

    Maluhia ma ka Honua is just 100 steps to the ocean and four houses to the beach.

  • Poipu Beach Park, America's #1 Beach, begins just four houses West

    Poipu Beach Park, America's #1 Beach, begins just four houses West

  • Poipu Bay Golf Resort is Just One Mile from Maluhia ma ka Honua

    Poipu Bay Golf Resort is Just One Mile from Maluhia ma ka Honua

  • Or looking for a smaller house?  Try two bedroom Ahe Lani (VRBO #57020)

    Or looking for a smaller house? Try two bedroom Ahe Lani (VRBO #57020)

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  • Calendar last updated: 03/28/2015
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