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Great Price! Wonderful Tropical Retreat at Kaanapali Villas

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 544 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Studio, 1 Bath (Sleeps 4)

This condominium (Coconut 152) has a recently remodeled kitchen and bathroom. The whole unit is completely tiled. There is plenty of storage in both the kitchen & dressing area of the bathroom. A large refrigerator holds everything as well as having crushed ice & cold water in the door. The living area was recently redecorated & has a comfortable king-size bed as well as a queen size bed in the sofa. The dining area easily seats four. From the lanai you can see the ocean while enjoying the garden area. Free wireless internet is available in the room.

Fantastic views of Lanai & Molokai from the beach. Great snorkeling and scuba diving is close by at Black Rock & just north of the property. Enjoy the all sand (no coral or rock) beach & the romantic ocean & sunset views.

Free trolley to the Kaanapali Resort area including Whalers Village which has 60+ shops, restaurants, & a whaling museum. This area is also within walking distance. This condominium cannot be beat for price & location!

For more information or to book please click send email to owner.

Registration Identification #: 115-519-4880-01

More Details

Owner
Susan
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 29, 2017

About Susan

Troy is a commercial beekeeper in CA and works with 1800 hives. Susan is a retired children's pastor. After retiring she was "sucked" into the bee business and now works with Troy. They hope to retire in the next few years so they are able to spend more time in Maui as well as with family and helping with various ministries of their church. They live on 10 acres with their dog, Josie, and miniature donkeys. When they are in Maui they enjoy scuba-diving, hiking, visiting with new friends found at MKV and relaxing on our never-crowded beach.

Susan purchased this condo in 2005

Why Susan chose West Maui

We began going to Maui in 1990 with our 2 children and always rented a friends condo at Maui Kaanapali Villas. When we decided to buy a condo not much was available at MKV so we looked around the area but came to the conclusion that there is nothing like MKV out there. We love the old Hawaiian feel as well as the quiet, spacious feel at the resort. It is low-density which we really appreciate and you just can't beat that sandy beach and view!

What makes this condo unique

There is not another resort like Maui Kaanapali Villas on Kaanapali Beach. It is low density, only 260 units on 12 acres, and has that old Hawaiian feel you just don't find anywhere else. The pools and beach are never crowded - no need to get out there at 6 am to save a lounge chair! And we have met nothing but nice people there! The boardwalk is great for walking north to a grocery store (about a mile) or south 1 mile to Whaler's Village. There is also a free trolley that picks up at our lobby and takes you around the Kaanapali area.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved our stay at the Bunch condo. We also enjoyed MKV. Our plans for next year are undecided. We may be going to the Far East at that time.



The Bunches are very nice people! We had a great time, and, of course, we love Maui the best!
Jan 2014
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Amenities

Lahaina Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 544 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Studio - 1 king , 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size bed. Queen Sofa Bed.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

Great Price! Wonderful Tropical Retreat at Kaanapali Villas
average rating of 4.6875 based on 41 reviews
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so-so

  • 2 of 5

We had similar issues as a prior review. I'm not sure the maintenance company and/or cleaning people are doing a good job. last thing I want to do when I go on vacation is have to deal with having to deal with maintenance to fix items. The toilet paper bar kept falling off, the light in the bathroom had a ring of deadbugs around it and there was a lot of sand/debris that we had to immediately sweep up ourselves upon check-in.

Pros: the resort is great, owners were very responsive/helpful during the renting process, plenty of kitchen items, great peek a boo ocean view during the day. If you are the type of person (like us) that spends most of the time out of the room then this might be a decent budget option for you as the beach and on-site facilities are good.

Cons: lack of privacy on the lanai from the other units. Don't really want to sit out there, road noise is also a factor as it is next to a road, we ended up having to buy dishwashing detergent and some other household items that typically are part of a week long stay, bathroom feels dark/dingy.

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: As an owner I am very disappointed that my guests had such an experience. We expect our condo to be perfectly clean and ready for them to have a wonderful time. No guest should come in and have to clean, buy soap or fix anything. I have spoken with my property management company and they will be keeping an eye on these issues as well as the general cleanliness of our unit. I must say the issues found in our condo are not the norm for them. Anytime these issues come up I hope our guests will call me or our property management company to take care of it immediately. As I never want this kind of review or experience for my guest I have been in contact with them and hopefully resolved the issues.
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The outside property was beautiful and well maintained.

  • 3 of 5

The studio we rented was okay. It was a downstairs unit next to the street so it was noisey. The inside was fair. The floors needed a good cleaning. The walls and baseboards needed painting. The bedspread also needed to be replaced.

Overall, we have enjoyed our many stays at MKV but this one will be our last visit. The front counter staff was not very pleasant and helpful we we checked in once they realized we had booked through a third party.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Obviously I am very disappointed to hear that our guest did not have the most perfect vacation in our unit. I have addressed the floor and bedspread issues with my cleaning company and will contact someone to paint immediately. I appreciate our guests honesty and always hope in the event of something like this they would contact me or my property management company immediately so we can hopefully improve their stay. A stay in Maui should never be marred by such things but be one that is carefree and totally enjoyable. Hopefully this is behind us and that will be the case for our future guests. Aloha!
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Badly in need of renovation

  • 1 of 5

I shared with the owner the problems with cleaning and maintenance services, the plumbing issues and the lack of efficient pest control. beyond that, this unit is not in a good location within the resort, resulting in noisy surroundings.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am very sorry this guest did not have an enjoyable experience. Perhaps even after viewing pictures online something different was expected. Unfortunately I was unable to help as I wasn't contacted until the day before check out. My property management company did come in with supplies that were requested but I was not told about that. As far as cleanliness, I am very surprised as I never have had a complaint in this regard. We do have regular monthly spraying for pests and if I had known I could have requested spot spraying that day. I certainly hope this guest will enjoy Maui and our property at another time.
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5

Relaxing and a great value!

  • 5 of 5

Nice peek-a-boo view of the ocean....had everything we needed in the condo. Very quiet, nice to be able to sit out on the lanai with our coffee and look at the ocean. Great place to stay...especially if you do not need the loud party atmosphere that is prevalent at some of the other resorts.

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aahhh, that view! It is so calming to enjoy a cool drink and watch a sunset or just the movement of the ocean. Just reading this review makes us long to be there! We are grateful our guests are able to enjoy a relaxing vacation.
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Great Property

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed at the Maui Kaanapali Villas many times and have always enjoyed my stay. This property has an excellent location and is well furnished with lots of extras. The photos and description of this property were very accurate and the rooms were very clean and well maintained. Customer service was excellent, I actually got to meet the owners.

There are many great restaurants nearby and tons of activities available.

I would definitely recommend this property to friends and relatives.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy our guests enjoyed their stay and will be able to return someday. We appreciate the opportunity to meet any of our guests. It's always great to put a face to a name. And we agree there are many good restaurants and activities nearby. It is our intention to make sure our condos are in top shape for our guests with whatever they might need. Any recommendations about our condos are greatly appreciated. Aloha!
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A Month in Paradise

  • 5 of 5

After a month long stay, we can only wish our visit was longer!! Our experiences with the owner and the property itself were fantastic!! Communication was prompt, friendly, and informative, no question went unanswered. The condo was clean, inviting, more than well stocked with necessary living utensils, and had an absolutely beautiful location. With this being our sixth visit to Maui, another visit to this condo is

undoubtedly in our future.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We have been blessed to have such wonderful guests such as these! And we only wish we could have a month long stay. We do our very best to have a home that is inviting as well as furnished with all that is useful during your stay. We want each and every guest to feel comfortable, at home and never want to leave!
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Map

Nearest Airport
27 Miles
OGG - Kahului, Maui
Nearest Beach
Kaanapali Beach
Car: recommended

Maui Kaanapali Villas is a low density resort located just north of Lahaina on the world famous Kaanapali Beach, which is rated one of the top ten beaches in the United States. The resort is set on 12 acres of beautifully groomed tropical gardens. The beach is a two-minute stroll from the unit. The three pools were just totally redone with new hot tubs added. Also located on the grounds is the beachside Castaway Restaurant. Whale watching is at a premium right from the beach from December to April.

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Rates & Availability

Lahaina Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season 2017
Apr 1 2017 - Dec 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$160
 
 
High Season 2018
Dec 20 2017 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$195
 
 
Low Season 2018
Apr 1 2018 - Dec 19 2018
3 night minimum stay
$160
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $119
Tax Rate 13.25%

A daily facilities fee of $18.77 is collected at arrival.


If staying longer than 2 weeks a mid-stay linen fee of $35 will be charged.

ASK ABOUT OUR LAST MINUTE (WITHIN 30 DAYS) SPECIALS!

We NEVER ask a guest to to wire money via Western Union or another third-party service.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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