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Direct Ocean Front Condo Sugar Beach #527

Bedrooms 1
Space 631 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Fantastic ocean front view, this beach front condo features a California king-size platform bed, a queen-size sofa sleeper in the living room, newer central air conditioning system, and an entertainment center with digital HD flat-screen TV, DVD & surround sound. The full kitchen has all the amenities, and a stackable washer & dryer are conveniently located right in the unit. Living room features floor-to-ceiling & wall-to-wall glass sliding doors, allowing you to fully take in the glorious sights, sounds, and smells of the ocean. From the lanai enjoy sights of turtles, whales (in season), canoes, and the West Maui Mountains. Snorkel, bodysurf, boogie board, swim, and canoe right out in front of the condo.

Sugar Beach Resort has its own webcam!

Sugar Beach Resort has lush, well-maintained grounds and one of the nicer swimming pools & BBQ areas in Kihei, along with a Jacuzzi, wading pool, sauna, sundeck and putting green, all in full view of the ocean. Many guests choose to use the oceanside BBQs and dine at the outdoor tables, meeting old & new friends.

Book activities and rent snorkel gear and boogie boards at Maui Sights & Treasures which is located on the premises. Dina's Sand Witch Shop serves great food & drinks. An ABC Store & farmer's market are located just up the street. Sugar Beach Resort is centrally located, which makes it convenient to venture out to other parts of Maui.

If unobstructed ocean views and privacy are what you are looking for, this fifth floor location has it all.

CANCELLATION AND RESERVATION POLICY: A fifty percent deposit is required at the time of reservation, with the balance due 60 days prior to departure. Reservations are 100% refundable (less a $150 cancellation fee) for all cancellations more than 60 days prior to the date of arrival. All sales are final and nonrefundable for cancellations less than 60 days prior to arrival.

NON-SMOKING POLICY: There is no smoking inside the condo or the condo lanai or in the covered walkways, per Hawaii state law. Smoking is not permitted in any 'enclosed or partially enclosed' area, including lanais (balconies, pool area, covered walkways, or central patio). Guests who smoke in unpermitted areas are charged a $475 fee by the management and a $50 fine by the city.

PAYMENT FORMS ACCEPTED: Personal & cashier's checks, money orders & credit cards through Paypal or VRBO's Pay feature.

This condo is managed locally by CRH Maui, 800-367-5242. HI tax cert #TA-143-477-1456-01.

Keywords: Beach Front Condominium Oceanfront Ocean

More Details

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 15, 2017

About The Owner

We live on an island in the Puget Sound, and so we feel right at home in Maui's island setting. The peaceful pace and friendly atmosphere really appeal to us. For many years we had been staying at Sugar Beach Resort and are thrilled to own a condo there. Our goal is to make it your favorite home away from home.


Loren & April

The Owner purchased this condo in 2008

Why The Owner chose South Maui

You just can't find a place closer to the water than a Sugar Beach oceanfront unit. The view is unparalleled and you have front row seating for whale watching much of the year, and turtles all year.

What makes this condo unique

Sugar Beach is nearly 6 miles of white sand, and wonderful for walking, jogging or beachcombing. The north end is never crowded, so you really feel like you have your own piece of paradise.

Guestbook comments from the owner

From our guestbook in the condo:

"What a wonderful condo! We loved your care & attention to detail. Incredible sunsets, unforgettable whale watching from the lanai, wonderful beach doesn't get much better.

Thank you for your accurate description & it was even better than described."

Thank you-thank you,

John & Eileen

Boulder, CO
Feb 2010
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Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 631 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Bed Sleep Sofa (1)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Direct Ocean Front Condo Sugar Beach #527
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 25 reviews

Great value! Central location and home base for exploring Maui

  • 5 of 5

Private balcony with great views. Comfortable king bed. Kitchen has all your essentials and bathroom has hot water and good water pressure. Not sure what else you need for a Hawaiian adventure. Get out of your room and off the resort and go see the island. This place is centrally located and a great value.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great ocean view

  • 3 of 5

I have to be honest in writing this review. There were pros and cons to the property. The location was good, close by to about everything. The view was awesome and there is a beach and pool area. The lanai furniture was good. The air conditioning was effective. The cons, depending on your expectations and preferences-- Sugar Beach condos are older, as many in Maui probably are. The layout of the units are such that the bedroom window is so high you have no view, plus they needed washing. Some units may be more updated then others. Ours was not. I would not describe it as "Deluxe." Sugar Beach is rather narrow, good for hiking and one can hike a long ways, but we went to other beaches to sunbath and there are lots fairly close. We did have an enjoyable stay.

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Marsha, thanks so much for your review! In our experience, Sugar Beach Resort is an excellent value for direct ocean front condos. One can find high-end accommodations elsewhere on Maui without even a view of the ocean, and pay up to 4 times as much per night, or a studio with a Murphy bed which has a parking lot view and the beach located across the street, for nearly our nightly rate. When you find the perfect Maui accommodations that meet all of your criteria at a comparable nightly rate, please do let us know.
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Great Stay & Lovely Accommodations

  • 4 of 5

We spent a fantastic 2 weeks in this unit and would not hesitate to stay here again, the unit had everything we needed including the boogie boards and pool noodles. The whole process was easy with absolutely no problems on our arrival, we just moved in and relaxed for our stay. The unit match dthe description very well.

The complex is centrally located so we were quick to most places and the beach is great just be careful of the coral if you run into the water. The views from the lanai are amazing, we spent countless hours watching the whales and turtles from there. We definitely will look at staying in this unit when we return to Maui. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Courtenay BC Canada

Pavlik family

  • 5 of 5

Thank you SO much for a wonderful stay in your awesome condo. We had everything we needed and couldn't have asked for anything more. We made many wonderful memories at Sugar Beach and loved every sunset from the lanai. We saw whales and it was a perfect setting for us. This was our first family vacation of 9 people and we all stayed in the resort. Perfect for all. We would love to come back one day. Thanks again!

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Framingham, MA

Beautiful location, lovely condo

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at April and Loren's Sugar Beach condo over this past New Year's for five nights. The resort itself is beautiful, clean, and very well maintained. Dina's 'Sand-witch' was a great place right on the resort for very good pub food and drinks, and we used the onsite events office to help us plan some outings on the island; they were very helpful.

The condo was lovely, comfortable and supplied everything from bath soap to boogie boards. The beach is right out the door, and we enjoyed many long walks and daily swims at this breathtaking beach. The proximity to town, South Kihei, and other beaches was terrific - for dining, shopping, etc. April and Loren had also sent us many helpful suggestions for renting water sports gear, places to food shop, car rental agencies, and good local places to check out - that was much appreciated!

The view from the condo lanai where we sat every morning helped create amazing moments and memories - sipping our Kona coffee, enjoying local produce, watching outrigger canoes race by, and photographing spectacular rainbow displays - what a way to start off 2016!!

Mahalo, April and Loren-

Kathy and Don Copson

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

April, thank you so much for sharing this awesome condo with us! We will definitely be back! This was our first time using VRBO to find lodging and it was such a great experience. This condo was VERY reasonably priced considering the view and amenities you get when you stay here. The lanai provided memorable sunrises and sunsets everyday. The condo had everything we needed from a cooler to pack up and take with us to a washer and dryer right in the unit. The location is excellent and is easy to get to. This is our second time going to Maui and we just can't get enough. We will definitely be back and would not hesitate to stay here again. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Kahului Airport
Nearest Barpub
Dina's Sand Witch Shop & Bar at Sugar Beach Resort
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 310
Nearest Beach
Sugar Beach at Sugar Beach Resort
Car: recommended

Whale & turtle watching


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Waiver $25 + Tax
Cleaning $95 + Tax
Tax Rate 14.42%

Rates are subject to change.
Reservations are fully refundable less a $150 cancellation fee if cancelled 60 days or more prior to check in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.