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A Stunning Panorama - 10th Floor Views of Ocean, Beach, Mountains...even Whales

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 640 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Maui Kaanapali Beach Condo, Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 1-2)

Welcome! Have a seat on my outdoor lanai, perched on the 10th floor of the Whaler Condominiums on Maui’s Kaanapali Beach. This spot brings you a panoramic vantage point for the sparkling sea and beckoning beach in front of you, the lush green mountain range and golf course to your left, and the island of Lanai and the old whaling port of Lahaina in the distance.

These views are the reason I bought this place over 20 years ago and never looked back. Guests love it, too, and tell me they spend hours on the lanai, relaxing in our chairs and watching the changing light, from sunrise to sunset.

At the outdoor dining table on the lanai, sample a Hawaiian pupu (an appetizer plate of local goodies like tempura vegetables and skewers of chicken and fish), and watch the lights of the old Lahaina whaling port glimmer in the distance as the sun sinks into the Pacific.

This is paradise--and one example of what awaits you at Whaler 1063.

Our studio condo with king-sized bed is intimate, comfortable, and keeps everything you need close at hand, including kitchen supplies and a collection of beach goodies like lounge chairs, a beach umbrella, and a picnic cooler.

We also provide a television and DVD player, wireless Internet, an étagère with Hawaiian artifacts and a small library of books. The kitchen and bathroom are newly remodeled.

The Whaler, where the unit is housed, provides many resort-style amenities for an active couple, including direct access to the beach, a heated pool and Jacuzzi, tennis courts, a sauna and exercise facility, a concierge, and ocean-side barbeques for beachfront dining.

And, for adventurers ready to explore, there are dozens of options nearby, including some of the best snorkeling and scuba diving on Maui, helicopter tours, golf courses, ferry, bicycle trips down Haleakala, horseback riding in the upcountry, wineries, luaus, the Ulalena evening theater show, and moonlight dinner cruises leaving from Kaanapali Beach. You won’t want to leave.

As your host, I’m happy to help. Feel free to come to me with questions or for suggestions of Maui’s best activities.

Many of my guests are repeat guests—some of them came here first for their honeymoon and now return year after year for their anniversaries. That says something great about their experiences at my condo, and I think you’ll agree.

I hope you’ll take some time and visit here in paradise. To book your dates, get in touch today by phone, or by clicking the 'Email owner' button at the right—the calendar is filling fast! An additional benefit: No Booking Fee

Additional information? Check out my other online sites at Whaler1063.

Available dates can be found on the calendar below. You can reserve dates up to December 31, 2019.

Keywords: Condominium,Kaanapali,Kaanapali Beach,Whaler,Whaler 1063,Maui, West Maui,oceanside,Hawaii, Maui Condominium,Beachfront,Beach Front, Ocean Front

More Details

Owner
Bill Rudolph
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We visit Maui each year and were delighted to find this studio rental. Bill was a pleasure to work with, made the process easy and the condo had all amenities you could ask for. The location, on the 10th floor, in tower 2 overlooked the Whaler Village and had a nice view of local activity, music and beaches. Beautiful.
Jul 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
28 Miles
OGG
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Lahaina
Nearest Golf
0.1 Miles
Across Street
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
Hula Grill
Nearest Beach
On Kaanapali Beach
Car: recommended

Hina Mana Salon and Spa (on property-opening soon), Teralani Premier Snorkel, Scuba Diving at Black Rock, Sunset Cocktail Sail, Sunset Dinner Sail, Whale Watching, Deep Sea Fishing, Submarine Ride, Maui Ocean Center,Trip to Beautiful Hana, Haleakala Sunrise, Helicopter Rides, Volcano Air Tours, Luau, Ulalena evening theatre, Warren and Annabelle's Magic Show, Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Show

Amenities

Kaanapali Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 10
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 640 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Two room bathroom with adjoining closet. Completely new bathroom with custom built cabinetry, walk in shower and lavatory.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Studio - 1 king
  • King size beds (1) Not a Murphy Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Tennis courts, snorkeling, scuba diving, heated swimming pool, business center, personal care specialists, acquarium nearby, exercise room, beach towels available at poolside at no additional cost,concierge, waterfall at pool, salon, pass through bar, beach walkway, located on Kaanapali Beach.

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A Stunning Panorama - 10th Floor Views of Ocean, Beach, Mountains...even Whales
average rating of 5.0 based on 46 reviews
5

Maui at the Whaler

  • 5 of 5

This property couldn't be any better. Elevators were quick, so hardly any wait from the 10th floor. Condo was so well stocked, did not need the spices we bought. Near everything. Refreshing pool, have your own beach chairs! Plenty of space to fit all our belongings. Free washer and dryer with soap and dryer sheets provided. Dishwasher with soap provided. Perfect!

Our favorite happy hours were at Hula Grill and Duke's. Breakfast at the Gazebo-but be in line by 7ish! Dinners we loved were at the Sea House and Halii Maile. Have done both sunrise and sunset at Haleakala and neither is more beautiful! With sunset, you don't have to get up at 2am!!!

Definitely recommend Whaler 1063!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful facility and location

  • 5 of 5

This was not our first stay in this unit, and we certainly hope to visit again. The owner is terrific to work with and does everything possible to make your holiday perfect.

Our goal was to have a relaxing beach holiday, and this unit is perfect as it provided beach chairs and a very good beach umbrella as well as a cooler and a number of paperback books. The kitchen is well stocked with all the appliances you need, the king size bed is extremely comfortable, the television is excellent with a large number of channels, and the unit is very nicely decorated. The unit has a terrific view overlooking Whalers Village and the ocean. Watching the sunset from the lanai and listening to the music from the nearby restaurants can not be beaten.

The Whaler condo complex has a library as well, and also contains a spa and exercise room, beach towel service, morning coffee and afternoon iced tea in both the lobby and the pool area. This is all included in the resort fee.

Whalers Village has shopping from high end to stores for budget conscious shoppers. There are a number of restaurants and a small food court if you don't want to cook, and the ABC store has a small grocery section, as well as a selection of alcoholic beverages in addition to their regular supply of souvenirs, clothing and beach supplies. Nearby hotels a few minutes walk away also have restaurants and small shops in them. Whalers Village has undergone a few changes in the past couple of years, and there is now a climbing structure for children located on the lower level where the stage used to be. There are often still performances in the area as in the past.

Historic Lahaina is only a short drive or a $2 bus ride away. And a $4 daily bus pass allows you to travel almost anywhere in Maui.

We very highly recommend booking this unit if you are holidaying in Maui. You will not be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It truly is paradise!

  • 5 of 5

This was my husband and my second trip to Maui and first time staying at a VRBO/Homeaway property. We were a little nervous that we might miss the hotel amenities that we had our first trip 4 years ago (we stayed at the Hyatt for our honeymoon) but in fact, it was just the opposite. This property had a nicer beach area, on-site rental access to paddleboards, snorkel gear, etc. and amazing restaurants and shopping right next door. The owners are very quick to respond if you have questions and have the place fully stocked with beach chairs, mats, coolers, etc. Also have a hair dryer and curling iron so save yourself the space packing! There is a beautiful pool area and never had an issue getting 2 chairs together - even the covered ones which I thought would be difficult to nab. We definitely plan to come back to Maui and would happily stay at this property again and pack half as much. There is a free washer/dryer on each floor although we did not end up using it. We also had a friend island hop over here to visit us and she was able to park at The Whaler as our guest for free all day. Overall, truly excellent experience. Highly recommended. One last thing - the view is unbeatable. You might think you want to face the ocean but this stunning balcony displayed breathtaking mountain views to the left and beautiful ocean views to the right. I wouldn't change a thing.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Tapps, WA
5

Amazing Condo!

  • 5 of 5

This is my husband's and I second time staying at The Whaler in Bill's unit. The unit is clean, maintained, and has every amenity you can think of for your cooking needs. It is great as well because he has beach chairs, umbrellas, and coolers to use at the beach, so there is no need to rent them. The view from his room is amazing (ocean to one side and mountains to the other)! On the weekend during the evening, you can hear the live music playing from the Hula Grill. Bill is great to work with and has great communication. We look forward to our next visit and will stay at Bill's condo again!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Centrally located spacious apartment overlooking beautiful Kaanapali Beach

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I just wrapped up our first trip to Maui where we stayed at the Whaler 1063, and I cannot recommend this place highly enough. The place is extremely quiet at night, the beach isn't overly crowded, and the condo comes stocked with everything you need. This includes beach umbrellas, lounge chairs, coolers, an ice maker, anything you can think that you might need for a comfortable stay. The Whaler resort sits along a line of resorts on Kaanapali Beach and faces the mountains, with its rear to the beach. On multiple nights, my wife and I packed a cooler with champagne and a couple of chairs to watch the beautiful sunset. You will not be disappointed by staying here--we fully plan to return!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lebanon, TN
5

Great Condo

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent 14 wonderful days here and enjoyed it immensely. What you see on Bill's web site is exactly what you will walk into. The unit was well maintained, clean, and hospitable. It has everything you could possibly want. Bill has thought of all the things that make this Condo special for all his guest. I could run down a long list of amenities but I'd just be repeating what other guests reviews have said. The location is perfectly situated close to restaurants, golf, shopping, parasailing, snorkeling and all other kinds of beach activities (All within a very short walk). The views from the lanai are fantastic from waking up to a beautiful sunrise coming over the mountains to a day ending magnificent sunset over the ocean. You will be able to hear music from the Hula Grill and Leilani's from happy hour into the evening, but not to worry the music ends at approximately 9 P.M. You will see catamaran's coming and going for daily activities and evening sunset sails, just too many things to mention them all here.

The whalers staff was friendly and always eager to help. Their facilities are well maintained and things like free towel exchanges for the beach, and pool along with free beverages (non-alcoholic) morning, noon, and night are very nice touches. With parking coming at a premium on Maui the under ground parking garage is also a great part of the property.

Would we stay in Bill's unit again on our next trip to the beautiful island of Maui you bet we will!

Thanks Bill for a great place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 14.41%

The Whaler front desk will charge you a Resort Fee of $20/day; There is no check out cleaning fee for stays longer than 5 nights-otherwise it is $60; There are no other fees, charges, etc. Transient Accommodation Tax Registration Number (required on all Maui condo accommodations as of July 10, 2012 ; Act 326): TA-014-585-0368-01

Two night deposit within one week of booking; final payment at least five weeks before arrival on property

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.