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Enjoy Maui's History in Ocean View Home in Rural Countryside - Permitted

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Last updated: 03/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7-14 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Makawao house description

Permit: STMP 2013-0004
Step back in time... to the early 1900's and explore Maui from the homestead of the first manager of Haleakala Ranch! This is a very unique vacation rental in Upcountry Maui. Kilohana was designed and built in 1916-1917 by the Haleakala Cattle Ranch as a retirement home for its first Ranch Manager, Louis von Tempski.
In the Kama'aina tradition, we continue to make every effort to make Kilohana a welcoming, comfortable, safe and healthy home for our family and others. Kilohana retains its kama’aina flavor with a large ranch kitchen, living room and dining room (with koa wood dining table & furniture).
The master bedroom enjoys a large koa wood bed from the missionary era. An 85 foot screened lanai provides a beautiful view of West Maui and “down-county.” Kilohana boasts a variety of more than 50 trees, shrubs and plants many of which were planted by von Tempski, his daughters, and our family. In keeping with Kilohana’s agricultural heritage, it is surrounded by pasture land and friendly animals can be seen just beyond the fence. The property is planted with more than 48 fruit trees; primarily citrus, but avocados and bananas will be found. They are there to be enjoyed by our family, friends and “guests.”
Kilohana is located in Makawao, the closest thing to an urban center in Upcountry. Today Makawao is a lively community of cowboys and hippies, with galleries, boutiques, and restaurants. In the renovated stores, you'll find everything from a general store and an old-fashioned barbershop to health food, holistic medicine, and designer fashions. You can buy feed for your horse or gourmet olive oil for your kitchen, a bowl of saimin or fettuccini with porcini mushrooms. The town is a paradox of old paniolo and new age, pickup trucks and BMW's. That's what makes Makawao special - the old welcoming the new in the true Upcountry spirit.
And all of this is just a mile down the hill from Kilohana. Forgot the bottle of wine for dinner? No problem... run down to Rodeo General Store in Makawao. Looking for fresh Local pastries.... nothing better than Komoda's Store, a local tradition!
And a few miles down the hill: Haliimaile General Store, one of the best restaurants on Maui!
We are happy to share our piece of Maui’s history with you and look forward to welcoming you to Kilohana!

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 4200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

  • Master Bedroom : 1 king

    Bedroom #1 with ensuite bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom #2: 2 twin/ single

    Bedroom #2 with ensuite bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom #4: 1 twin/ single

    Den area with single bed (also the TV room)...moreless

  • Bedroom #3: 1 king

    King bed, with ensuite bathroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Ensuite to Bedroom #1...moreless

  • Bathroom #2: toilet, shower

    Ensuite to Bedroom #2...moreless

  • Bathroom #3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Has a tub/shower combo and is located between bedrooms 3 & 4...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Library
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2015
Jan 15 - Dec 17, 2015
7 night min stay
$325
Holiday
Dec 18 - Jan 7, 2016
14 night min stay
$375

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Out Cleaning Fee $250
  • Tax Rate 13.42%

Notes:

Check-in time - 3:00pm or later Check-out time - 10:00am or earlier

Minimum stay - 7 nights (14 nights over most Holidays)

Maximum Occupancy - Kilohana limits occupancy to seven guests including children. We want to be certain that everyone is comfortable and has proper bedding

Note: Bob and Diane are the resident caretakers. They reside on the property, but give the guests full privacy.

Rental Agreement - a rental agreement is required at the time of booking.


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Last updated: 03/26/2015
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Location

9 Miles
Nearest Airport
Kahului Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Beach
Baldwin Beach

Car: Recommended

The closest thing to an urban center in Upcountry is Makawao. Today Makawao is a lively community of cowboys and hippies, with galleries, boutiques, and restaurants. In the renovated stores, you'll find everything from a general store and an old-fashioned barbershop to health food, holistic medicine, and designer fashions. You can buy feed for your horse or gourmet olive oil for your kitchen, a bowl of saimin or fettuccini with porcini mushrooms. The town is a paradox of old paniolo and new age, pickup trucks and BMW's. That's what makes Makawao special - the old welcoming the new in the true Upcountry spirit.

And all of this is just a mile down the hill from Kilohana. Forgot the bottle of wine for dinner? No problem... run down to Rodeo General Store in Makawao.

Want to eat out? No problem...

- Casanovas

- Makawao Steak House

- Polli's Mexican

- Market Fresh Bistro

- Makawao Garden Cafe

- Serpico's Pizza & Italian

Fresh Local pastries.... nothing better than Komoda's Store, a local tradition!

And a few miles down the hill: Haliimaile General Store, one of the best restaurants on Maui!

 

Manager info

Why Makawao:
This property has been in our family since it was built in the early 1900's.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Welcome to Kilohana!

    Welcome to Kilohana!

  • A bench in a quiet garden

    A bench in a quiet garden

  • Entry walkway

    Entry walkway

  • View from the lanai

    View from the lanai

  • Garden bedroom has views of the tropical bamboo.

    Garden bedroom has views of the tropical bamboo.

  • Bedroom #2 with twin beds and ensuite bathroom.

    Bedroom #2 with twin beds and ensuite bathroom.

  • The friendly neighbors in the pasture below the house.

    The friendly neighbors in the pasture below the house.

  • Pick fruit every morning.

    Pick fruit every morning.

  • Looking out from the lanai

    Looking out from the lanai

VRBO #461630

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Date last modified - Thursday, March 26, 2015

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Minimum stay: 7-14 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Reviews
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Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 03/26/2015
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