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Gorgeous 1 BR, Quiet Corner Unit, 31st Floor - Panoramic Views

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Spacious and comfortable living room. Sliding glass doors open to the lanai.

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Last updated: 05/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
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  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Waikiki Banyan condo description

Aloha E Komo Mai. Welcome to our vacation rental at the Waikiki Banyan.

The Waikiki Banyan is one of Waikiki's most popular resort condominiums for vacation rentals, located one block from the beach in the heart of Waikiki.

Located on the 31st floor in Tower 2, our 1 bedroom corner unit is the perfect home away from home while vacationing in Waikiki and Honolulu. Enjoy the conveniences of a vacation rental by owner plus all the comforts of home in our newly renovated, 700 sq. ft. fully equipped and comfortably furnished suite. Free parking in the parkade, free long distance calls to the US and Canada and free WiFi is included with your rental. Ours is a non-smoking condo, both in the unit and on the lanai.

Our suite has just been completely renovated from top to bottom and decorated in Hawaiian style. It has a separate bedroom with a new Simmons King size bed and windows on three sides to catch the Tradewinds and the stunning views.

The newly renovated kitchen has granite counters, a window looking directly out to Diamond Head and is fully stocked with everything you could need including microwave oven, rice cooker, coffee maker, blender, dishes, cookware, etc.

The spacious living room has a new Queen size sofa bed with a firm, comfortable mattress, a love seat and a chair for plenty of seating. A large lanai with table and chairs offers fabulous views of the mountains, canal and Diamond Head. The lanai gets the morning sun and the afternoon shade.

There is a 42” flat screen tv in the living room and a 28' LED tv in the bedroom with full cable programming. The new porcelain tile floors keep the unit cool and easy to clean.

A coin-operated laundry room is just steps away, diagonally across the hall from our front door. There is a laundry room on every floor so machines are always available.

The recreation deck on the 6th floor is perfect for the whole family with a large heated swimming pool, sauna, 2 hot tubs, barbecues, a putting green, children's playground, basketball and tennis courts and poolside snack bar. There is also a convenience store and an internet cafe in the lobby area.

While the Banyan is a child-friendly complex, our suite is located on the opposite side of the recreation facilities (in Tower 2 or Mauka, facing the mountains), providing a peaceful retreat for those who are looking for a quiet, relaxing holiday.

We just purchased our condo in 2012 and lovingly renovated it with comfort and relaxation in mind. This is our home away from home and we look forward to welcoming you with aloha. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do! Mahalo Nui Loa.

For more photos and information, please visit our website. See 'Links to more information:' section below for link to our website.



Keywords: 31st floor, Tower 2 (Mauka), Corner unit on quiet side of building, 1 BR condo, newly renovated with full kitchen and spectacular views

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 31
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Not Suitable For Children:

            Our unit is not suitable for toddlers or young children as it is not child-proofed....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 years of age and older....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • King size beds (1) Brand new Simmons King size bed in bedroom., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Brand new firm, comfortable Queen size sofabed in living room....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1

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          • Spotlessly clean and newly renovated with granite counter. Please note: in Nov. 2014, we will be removing the bathtub and replacing it with a glass, walk in shower. There will be no bathtub in the unit after Nov. 2014, only a shower....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Fully equipped with everything you could need including microwave, coffee maker, espresso maker, blender, toaster, rice cooker, dishes, cookware etc....moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Condiments, such as spices, sugar, salt, pepper, tea etc. are provided for our guests....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Newly renovated, fully equipped kitchen with granite counter....moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Thermal drip coffee maker and manual espresso maker....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Completely equipped with everything you could need....moreless

          • Dining:

            Glass dining table with 4 chairs....moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            0...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Toaster
          • Refrigerator

          Amenities

          • Air Conditioning:

            While the unit is air conditioned, it is a corner unit with windows on 2 sides so there is always a lovely cross breeze, keeping the unit cool and comfortable....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Washer and Dryer. The laundry room is just steps away, diagonally across the hall. There is a laundry room on every floor so machines are always available....moreless

          • Garage:

            Free parking in the parkade with 24 hour security is included with your rental....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Parking
          • Living Room
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Towels Provided
          • Linens Provided

          Other Amenities

              • Our unit is on the cool, quiet side of the complex, away from the recreation deck, in Tower 2 (or Mauka, facing the mountains). The lanai has gorgeous panoramic views and gets the morning sun and afternoon shade so the unit is cool and comfortable. Newly renovated from top to bottom....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                42' plasma tv in the living room. 26' LED/LCD tv in the bedroom....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                (2) 42' Plasma TV in living room and a 26' LCD TV in bedroom....moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Includes free long distance calls to the US and Canada...moreless

              • Internet
              • Broadband Access

              Pool & Spa

              • Sauna
              • Communal Pool

              Outdoor Features

              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                Private lanai with table and chairs and panoramic views. The balcony gets the morning sun and the afternoon shade keeping the unit cool and comfortable....moreless

              • Golf:

                Putting green on the recreation deck. Full golf course immediately behind the condo, across Ala Wai canal....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Recreation deck on 6th floor....moreless

              • Water Sports Gear
              • Tennis
              • Balcony
              • Outdoor Grill

              Location & View

              • Mountain View:

                Gorgeous, panoramic views of the mountains, canal and Diamond Head....moreless

              • Golf Course View:

                Views of Ala Wai Golf Course and driving range...moreless

              • Ocean View:

                Partial ocean views from bedroom and kitchen....moreless

              Activities

              • Museums
              • Cycling
              • Sailing
              • Tennis
              • Swimming
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Jet Skiing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Basketball Court
              • Sight Seeing
              • Shopping
              • Shelling
              • Zoo
              • Restaurants
              • Parasailing
              • Surfing
               

              Reviews

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              May to October
              May 1 - Oct 31, 2014
              7 night min stay
              $129
              $3,600
              High Season
              Nov 1 - Dec 14, 2014
              7 night min stay
              $149
              $3,600
              Peak Season-Christmas/New Year
              Dec 15 - Jan 5, 2015
              7 night min stay
              $169
              $3,600
              High Season
              Jan 6 - Apr 30, 2015
              7 night min stay
              $149
              $3,600
              May to October
              May 1 - Oct 31, 2015
              7 night min stay
              $129
              $3,600
              High Season
              Nov 1 - Dec 14, 2015
              7 night min stay
              $149
              $3,600
              My Standard Rate
              7 night min stay
              $129
              $3,600
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • One time cleaning charge $125 + tax
              • Tax Rate 13.96%

              Notes:

              Please contact owner for quote. Discounts available for longer stays.

              Plus 13.96% GE/TA Taxes (Hawaii Tax ID W84146314-01).

              Plus one time cleaning fee of $125

              7 nt. min. stay

              Rates include free parking, wifi & long distance to the US/Canada.

              Until confirmed, rates subject to change without notice.

              $300 Damage Deposit due with final payment - refunded if no damage and parking pass returned.


              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Last updated: 05/28/2014
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              Location

              There is a recreation deck on 6th floor with pool, 2 hot tubs / jacuzzis, tennis court, putting green, barbeques, picnic area, childrens playground, snack bar. On the ground floor in the lobby, there is a grocery/convenience store and an Internet Cafe with cappuccino bar serving breakfast, lunch and snacks, with public computers and printers available.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2012

              About the owner: We live in Vancouver, BC, Canada and have been vacationing in Hawaii for years. We fell in love with the Waikiki Banyan and all it has to offer. We love the separate bedroom, gorgeous views and full kitchen. We knew we wanted to be on the quiet, cool side of the building, with views of the mountains, canal and Diamond Head. After much searching for the right unit, we bought our condo in January, 2012. We lovingly renovated it from top to bottom. We look forward to welcoming you to our home and we hope you enjoy it as much as we do. (Our local contact while on island: Steve Larson, Koko Resorts, 808-922-0707)

              Why the Owner Chose Waikiki Banyan:
              The Waikiki Banyan is one short block from world famous Waikiki Beach. We are a short walk to Kapiolani Park and the Honolulu Zoo. There are many shops and boutiques just a short stroll away and the International Marketplace is just a few blocks west. Great cafes and world class restaurants are all within walking distance. We think it is the best location in all of Hawaii and the amenities are great.

              The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
              Please contact us to inquire about renting this beautiful oasis in Waikiki. To help us in welcoming you into our home, please tell us a bit about yourselves - number of adults (young couple? mature, older couple? on your honeymoon?); any children (remember, our condo is not child-proofed for safety and is therefore not suitable for toddlers or young children) and anything else that will help us to make your stay with us as wonderful as possible. We look forward to welcoming you with Aloha.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Spacious and comfortable living room. Sliding glass doors open to the lanai.

                Spacious and comfortable living room. Sliding glass doors open to the lanai.

              • Spacious, clean, open concept condo decorated in Hawaiian style.

                Spacious, clean, open concept condo decorated in Hawaiian style.

              • Dining area with glass table and seating for four.

                Dining area with glass table and seating for four.

              • Bedroom can be closed off completely from living room with sliding doors.

                Bedroom can be closed off completely from living room with sliding doors.

              • Bathroom entrance off bedroom with linen cupboard for extra storage.

                Bathroom entrance off bedroom with linen cupboard for extra storage.

              • Tub/shower (Note: bathtub to be replaced in Nov. 2014 with glass, walk-in shower

                Tub/shower (Note: bathtub to be replaced in Nov. 2014 with glass, walk-in shower

              • Gorgeous views of mountains and canal

                Gorgeous views of mountains and canal

              • Watch the rowers on Ala Wai canal and the golfers on the golf course.

                Watch the rowers on Ala Wai canal and the golfers on the golf course.

              • View of Diamond Head from bedroom and kitchen

                View of Diamond Head from bedroom and kitchen

              • Our stunning nighttime view

                Our stunning nighttime view

              • Swimming pool and two hot tubs

                Swimming pool and two hot tubs

              • Open air lobby with fish pond, coffee shop and convenience store.

                Open air lobby with fish pond, coffee shop and convenience store.

              • Comfortable sofa with queen size sofabed, love seat, and dining table.

                Comfortable sofa with queen size sofabed, love seat, and dining table.

              • 42' flat screen tv with bluetooth stereo soundbar in living room.

                42' flat screen tv with bluetooth stereo soundbar in living room.

              • Separate kitchen is fully stocked with everything you could need for your stay.

                Separate kitchen is fully stocked with everything you could need for your stay.

              • New, comfortable king size bed, LCD TV, lots of windows and gorgeous views.

                New, comfortable king size bed, LCD TV, lots of windows and gorgeous views.

              • Bathroom vanity/sink with granite counter. Door separates toilet and shower area

                Bathroom vanity/sink with granite counter. Door separates toilet and shower area

              • Lanai - perfect for enjoying your morning coffee or afternoon glass of wine.

                Lanai - perfect for enjoying your morning coffee or afternoon glass of wine.

              • Mountains, canal and golf course/driving range

                Mountains, canal and golf course/driving range

              • View from lanai.  We see gorgeous rainbows often from our living room.

                View from lanai. We see gorgeous rainbows often from our living room.

              • Partial ocean view from our kitchen and bedroom windows.

                Partial ocean view from our kitchen and bedroom windows.

              • Floorplan of our unit

                Floorplan of our unit

              • Aerial view of recreation deck with pool, tennis court, putting green and BBQ's.

                Aerial view of recreation deck with pool, tennis court, putting green and BBQ's.

              • Relax and enjoy the wonders that Hawaii has to offer. Aloha, e komo mai.

                Relax and enjoy the wonders that Hawaii has to offer. Aloha, e komo mai.

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              Date last modified - Wednesday, July 09, 2014

              $903 - $1,183 per week (USD)
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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 2

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              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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