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Last updated: 12/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Makena cottage description

Enjoy breathtaking unlimited views of nearby islands, sensational sunsets, turtles feeding year around and whale watching in Winter from your own private paradise. Our irresistible home is located on private property, surrounded by fruit trees, gardens and lush green grass in Makena Maui. It is one of the finest, truly unique hidden Hawaiian places.

Decorated in casual island style, the homes main dwelling has 1 bedroom with queen bed, 1 full bath , living dining room combination with a full size kitchen. Attached to the main home is a private master suite with a queen bed, full bath, sitting area and hot tub with beautiful ocean views. You can rented the cottage for 2 people or the cottage and master suite for 4 people. Maximum 4 guests total. Amenities included are barbecue, cable TV/VCR/DVD, stereo with CD/tape, cordless phone, and washer/dryer, ceiling fans, fully equipped kitchen with coffee maker, and microwave.

Things to do...: Take advantage of the excellent snorkeling and scuba diving in front of your own cottage. Feed the fish in the tide pools or search for sea shells. Look for turtles eatingthe seaweed off the rocks as you sit in your lounge chair. There is not a better place to kayak on Maui and they are available to rent nearby. Walk to nearby white sand beach - Makena Beach. Big Beach, which for years has been voted best beach in Hawaii, is a 5 minute drive from the cottage. If you dont feel like cooking enjoy the wonderful restaurants at the Maui Prince Hotel which is a 5 minute scenic walk. Keawalai Historical Church is located just 5 doors down.

Makena Memories: Our home has such wonderful memories for me...My grandparents originally built the little cottage as a place to come to on the weekend to go 'Hukilau' which means fishing. My first memories are of the original design of the was completely open on the front. Where the bedroom is now, had benches all the way around the sides. In the middle where the bathroom is, was where they locked up the bedding and cots. The kitchen was the kitchen and the bathroom was actual built next to the cottage and my grandfather kept his most precious posessions in there...his lawn mower and fishing nets. We had so much fun, everyone together like a big camp out, some in hammocks others on army cots, but all of us watching the fireworks in the sky. What I realized as I got older was that it wasnt fire works but the military bombing Koholawe island.
Through the years I learned how special our place is. I grew up there, learned to swim, got married there and now my son gets to experience it too.


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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

                Master Suite ...moreless

              • The bedroom in the main house has a queen bed with an ocean view. The attached master suite has a queen bed with an ocean view also. The master suite has a TV/DVD in the room. Each bedroom has ceiling fans and Hawaiian decor....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, jetted tub

                Master Suite...moreless

              • The bath in the main house also has lots of closet space for clothes. In the master suite you can sitting in the jetted tub and enjoy the ocean view and sunset....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • We have a lot of guest that have left snorkeling gear, boogie boards and beach mats at the end of their visits. We are never certain what will be left so always check out the equipment shed before you plan to go buy something. House policies: 1. In consideration to others please do not smoke in the house. 2. Quiet hours are from 9:00pm to 8:00am during which time the noise from the house shall not unreasonably disturb adjacent neighbors. 3. During non-quiet hours, sound that is audible beyond the property boundaries shall not be more excessive than would be otherwise associated with a residential area. 4. Amplified sound that is audible beyond the property boundaries is prohibited. 5. Vehicles shall be parked in designated onsite parking. 6. No parties or group gatherings other than registered guests shall occur. 7. The shoreline area is the property of the people of Hawaii and is open for free use by everyone. ...moreless


                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Radio
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • VCR


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


                  • Arboretum
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Nude Beach
                  • Playground
                  • Reefs
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins
                  • Volcano
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                  • Rural
                  • Water View
                  • Waterfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people


                  • Activities Guide
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Backpack
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking On Street
                  • Telephone
                  • Thermos Bottle
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet


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


                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Bicycles
                  • Binoculars
                  • Fish Cleaning Table
                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Small Cooler
                  • Walkway To Water
                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    mask snorkles fins boogie boards...moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Jacuzzi

                      Forms Of Payment

                          • Accept Credit Card


                          Write a review 5
                          from 7 traveler reviews
                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Christmas both sides
                          Dec 20 - Jan 4, 2015
                          7 night min stay
                          High Season main hse only 2015
                          Jan 5 - Apr 15, 2015
                          4 night min stay

                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
                          • Tax Rate 13.42%


                          High Season Nov 16-April 15 Main house(1br) $450

                          High Season Main & Master suite(2br) $550.

                          Xmas Season Dec 20-Jan 4 $500/600 per night

                          Low Season April 16 - Nov 15 Main house(1br) $400

                          Low Main & Master suite(2br) $500.

                          4nt min.

                          STKM Permit #2013

                          Only one rental group at a time

                          Max occupancy four (4) persons, including children over age 2.

                          Cleaning fee Main hse $175, Main+Master suite $200

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                          Last updated: 12/06/2014
                          Check availability
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                          16 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Wailea Resort Area
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Makena Golf Courses
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          The Prince Court
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Maluaka Beach

                          Car: Necessary

                          Ocean front, ocean views, tidal pools snorkeling, kayak, swimming, tennis golf, whale watching, turtles, beach, romantic, sunsets, private, boating, fruit trees, scuba, paddle board, surf, bike, bicycle, shells, sailing, horseback riding, running, jogging, picnic, bbq, fishing, boogie boarding, skin boarding, festivals, art, hiking, water falls, Natural area reserve, nude beach, hukilau, gardens, aquarium, historical church, volcano, dining, winery, shopping, spa, music, motorcycle riding, interisland travel, concerts, movies, rodeo, family fun, helicopter rides, wind-surfing


                          Owner info

                          Why the Owner Chose Makena:
                          This property has been in my family for 3 generations and will stay in my family for many more. My grandmother use to say 'Makena means work' and I didnt understand until I was older how much I was willing to work to preserve paradise.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                          Waking up to the sounds of the waves on the shore. Having coffee while watching the turtles feed off the rocks. Picking mango's and bananas right from the trees for breakfast. Its not a condo...its your own place to enjoy.

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                          Speaks: english

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                          • Makena Cottage on the water.

                            Makena Cottage on the water.

                          • The BBQ, sink and food prep area.

                            The BBQ, sink and food prep area.

                          • View towards Lahaina.

                            View towards Lahaina.

                          • Dining area and living room together. Bedroom off to the right.

                            Dining area and living room together. Bedroom off to the right.

                          • Kitchen


                          • Bedroom


                          • View from master suite.

                            View from master suite.

                          • Master suite

                            Master suite

                          • Jacuzzi


                          • Kayak tours and the Kai Kanani. We love the Kai Kanani boat trips.

                            Kayak tours and the Kai Kanani. We love the Kai Kanani boat trips.

                          • Looking down to the house from the gate.

                            Looking down to the house from the gate.

                          • View towards Makena Landing

                            View towards Makena Landing

                          • Living Room with ceiling fans. Flat screen is on wall on right.

                            Living Room with ceiling fans. Flat screen is on wall on right.

                          • Living Room main house

                            Living Room main house

                          • Bath off bedroom

                            Bath off bedroom

                          • Full bathroom

                            Full bathroom

                          • Jacuzzi tub

                            Jacuzzi tub

                          • Master suite bath and closet.

                            Master suite bath and closet.

                          • Bananas on the left and limes and papaya on the right.

                            Bananas on the left and limes and papaya on the right.

                          • Path to the water...its high tide.

                            Path to the water...its high tide.

                          • Morning coffee and a beautiful view.

                            Morning coffee and a beautiful view.

                          • Kids exploring the tidal pools in front of the house.

                            Kids exploring the tidal pools in front of the house.

                          $450 - $600 per night (USD)

                          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 12/06/14
                          Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
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                          Member since: 2011
                          Speaks: english
                          • Response time: Within a few days
                          • Response rate: 50%
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/06/2014
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