This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
Recent Hawaii reviews
"This is the second visit for our family to "Dixie House" as some of the locals called it. As before, all communication with Scott was smooth and timely. Fern, the housekeeper, is a gem and we were so lucky she could fit in a fishing adventure with us. You cannot beat the location, view, beach access and general comfort of the house. If you want nightlife that you can't create yourself, don't go to Molokai. If you want a gorgeous setting, simple peace and quiet with ample opportunity for land and water activities, the Dixie Maru beach house is a perfect home base."Guest: Marina Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 21, 2014View listing
"My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay in your condo! The condo was in excellent condition when we arrived, even better than the photos depict. The location of the condo is awesome.....We just had to walk down one flight of stairs to get to the pool or the beach. Sugar Beach is our favorite beach on the entire island. We have stayed at other locations along Sugar Beach in the past, but now we are totally sold on your condo. In fact, we were scheduled to spend the last two days of our vacation at our friend's home Upcountry, but as we were packing to leave our last morning, we realized we did not want to leave. We called Fran to see if the condo was available for the next two nights and, lucky for us, she said the condo was available!! We were thrilled! The location of Sugar Beach Resort is superb for those who want to explore the island. Very centrally located; it was easy to head to any part of the island or to just run into Kihei for groceries, a good restaurant and shopping. There is a fantastic Farmer's Market very close to the Resort. We bought most of our produce and flowers there. We highly recommend staying in this condo. And I can't say enough about how easy and effortlessly it was to work with Fran throughout the entire process! We Will Be Back!!! Mahalo!"Guest: Kathy Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: May 14, 2014View listing
"This was such a beautiful place to stay, very quite and serrine to enjoy the beauty all around. Close to several beaches and various shops and restaurants. Several golf courses are close by if your into golf. Highly recommend and I'm looking forward to coming back."Guest: PaladinRJK Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 13, 2014View listing
"We keep coming back because of the unit 312 & the location. Overlooking the golf course & ocean. The unit was recently renovated. Very comfortable. My wife & I love it so much, we have it booked for next year!! Thanx Mary!!"Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: April 25, 2014View listing
Lanai Travel Tips
The Stuff Holidays are Made of at Lanai Vacation Rentals
Imagine framing the rock cliffs of Lanai, Hawaii in your camera. The unhurried pace allows plenty of opportunities for leisurely activities in a place that inspires daydreams. If you can dream up a watersport, relaxing activity, or view, Lanai vacation rentals will be the place to find this reality. Lanai is one of the smaller Hawaiian Islands as it's only 18 miles in length and 13 miles wide. As someone said, “There are no traffic lights, and this is how the people of Lanai like it.” It is a whole other world on Lanai and most definitely different from Maui which is eight miles away.
Pragmatic Details About Lanai Beach Rentals
Getting to Lanai can be a bit of a concern because it is impossible to fly directly to the island from the lower 48 states or Alaska. Instead, you must travel to Maui and either take a boat or small plane to Lanai City. Once on the island, you may want a rental car to move around to the various locations. Lanai City and Koele are the major cities of the island. Lanai City has a population of 3,193 which does not even make it a city in most people’s eyes but rather a quaint town. Temperatures will remain between 70 and 85 degrees Fahrenheit year-round with about 37 inches of rainfall a year. Lanai City is a bit cooler because of the mountain elevation but you still have shorts-wearing weather to enjoy.
Lanai Condos Near the Golf Clubs
The finest golfing to be found on the island is located in Koele and Manele which are close to some of the Lanai condo locations. The courses are world-class in their championship set-up. If you do not golf, do not worry as there are plenty of activities for non-golfers on the island. Nature-lovers will enjoy the pine Munro Trail where you can lose yourself in the peaceful and well conserved forest. It is possible to look out at the ocean for Spinner dolphins from Hulopoe Bay. They are one of the more aerobatic species of dolphin, granting you a scene that is hard to witness in any other state. If there are no dolphins, spend your time looking in the tide pools for other sea creatures or take a snorkel trip out to the reefs. Diving is a must for anyone who wishes to view the crystal-clear waters from below and the amazingly stocked reefs. Lanai is home to Shipwreck Beach, named for the WWII-era ship that is trapped there.
Historical Sites Found on Lanai
Nature is not the only attraction one can find on Lanai. There are four historical sites you should travel to in between hammock naps and surfing the waves. Lanaihale is a trail which takes you up the 3,370-foot mountain named after George Munro. Munro planted pine trees along the trail. These pine trees came from New Zealand. From the hiking or driving trail, you can spot Oahu, Molokai, Maui, and Kahoolawe. Keahikawelo or the Garden of the Gods is another remarkable feature of Lanai due to the rock tower formations. Those who have visited the area say the garden of rock towers glows in the sunset. Manele Harbor provides more than beautiful views and boats, as it is home to the largest collection of petroglyphs. Finally, for historical sites, there is Kaunolu Village. It was once the favored fishing area for King Kamehameha I. Today, you are able to see the ruins of the village which left behind 85 house platforms and a religious temple.
Cuisines and Fresh Fish on Lanai
Lanai Beach rentals ensure that you have a fully equipped kitchen for cooking fresh fish and seafood you catch during the day. However, if you are ready for something a little different, you can visit the city’s restaurants with their authentic Hawaiian dishes. Many will have a Pacific bent like the Filipino dishes common on the Hawaiian islands.