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Recent Makaha reviews
Wow! Tropical paradise-home away from home
"Home is amazing!! Nice and quiet in a safe neighborhood-slept with windows open. We stayed 8 days & will return to the home again! Seen whales at sunrise & sunset even sea turtles. Huge home with enough space for 3 kids (13, 7, & 3) to run around inside and out! The sound of the ocean was breath-taking and soothing when drifting off to sleep. The millions of stars and far enough from city lights to see many more stars than anywhere else! Close enough yet far enough to Costco, Walmart & Target about 30+ min on a good traffic day. Home has spices, other kitchen items, and shampoo, etc. so check out what is there before you head to the store! Great abundance of towels incl. beach towels & hand towels for the kitchen. The home had a lot of little extras other homes we have rented didn't have-good quality pots & pans, blender, really nice rice maker, coffee maker, serving spoons, coasters, and so much more! Debbie was friendly & informative. The couple that lives on the property waved as we came in and out and other than that did not hear them AT ALL or even know they were there! Near a handful of beaches. The sunsets are so amazing from the backyard!! The decor and furniture is really nice simply yet just enough decorations to feel like home. There is tons space everywhere-in bedrooms, living room, kitchen, outside seating area. Also there are a good amount of fans to try to keep cool. Our family will defiantly return to this beautiful home! Thank you to the owners and property manager for up keeping and maintaining and sharing such a beautiful home!!"
Guest: SHONTA P.Date of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: April 12, 2015
"With my daughter and family staying at a nearby condo for the week, this studio apartment was the perfect fit for me. The owners welcomed me like family, making sure I had everything I needed and giving good referrals for dining and activities. I fell in love with the views from their private beach and the kids appreciated the use of some of their water toys and snorkel gear. With high surf that week, I had a first-class seat for watching the many surfers at Makaha Beach and it was a great location for exploring quiet beaches and some of the less-traveled areas of the Makua Kea'au Forest Reserve."
Guest: CheriDate of Stay: February 2015Review Submitted: February 24, 2015
"The condo was everything that it was supposed to be. The views were spectacular. There are a few maintainence things that could be taken care of (left sliding glass door, right screen door and handle for shower is hard to shut off). These 3 small items did not in any way deminish or pleasure staying here. I would stay here again. I would highy recommend this condo."
Guest: Richard C.Date of Stay: February 2015Review Submitted: February 15, 2015
"This is my honest appraisal of this one-bedroom Hawaiian Princess condo on Makaha Beach, written for the benefit of future renters. I was there for 11 nights in February 2015.
The 180+ degree unobstructed view from the lanai is Truly Spectacular. The broad, deep beach is one of the best on the island. That includes 5-star sunsets! The beach has clean, golden brown “sesame seed” sand and was practically deserted. Very Few people were out on the beach the entire time I was there, and about half were surfers I watched from my lanai.
The condo is on the small side, approx 450-550 sf, but was completely comfortable and adequate for 2 adults. The kitchen was extremely clean, well-equipped and perfectly maintained. Furnishings were attractive and in fine condition. Plenty of linens and beach gear. Condo and lanai were private, in terms of both sight and sound. Wifi was fine for email and there was an option to upgrade the internet service, for a small fee. If you need a wired connection, router is in the unit. There is a large, flat-screen TV with HDTV and HDMI inputs (I used it as a computer monitor).
Staff and owners were personable, responsive and helpful. Owners live elsewhere. Facility included secure entry, tennis courts, an outdoor pool and toasty warm outdoor hot tub.
The surrounding area had only a few good attractions and restaurants; however, I recommend visiting “Kahumana Farm” (~3 miles away) for locally grown, organic groceries and restaurant. Try to go for dinner on the First Friday of the month, if your trip dates coincide, for a fun night of free live music and other entertainment. They also offer inexpensive daily yoga classes. For other groceries, I liked Tamura Market.
Traffic entering and leaving the Makaha/Waianae area was frequently heavy. For this reason, I would Not recommend this condo as a base for sightseeing beyond the immediate area.
There were zero insect, noise or privacy problems here."
Guest: margueritesfeetDate of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: February 14, 2015