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Maui Oceanfront Luxury ~ Hawaiian Style on the Water at Mahana 705

Bedrooms 1
Space 990 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights


About the property

Oceanfront Condo, Updated 1 Bedroom, 2 Baths with Views from Every Room

Captivating views. Romantic sunsets. Ocean waves lapping the shore. The Pacific reaches out to the horizon, with the islands of Lanai and Molokai to the west. Mahana 705 is your inviting and thoughtfully equipped home-away-from-home designed to help you get the most out of your trip to Maui.

What's to do here?

Watch the humpback whales in winter and look for sea turtles year around. Ocean swimming, paddleboarding, surfing, kiteboarding, outrigger paddling and kayaking (equipment rentals available nearby). Or just relax on the oceanfront lanai of this idyllic condo.

What's included in the condo?

Charming Hawaiian style décor throughout the large bedroom and spacious living-dining area. Full kitchen and two full baths. A "Westin Heavenly King-Sized bed" new in 2016. Washer dryer in the condo, so you can travel light. Two Flat Screen TVs, a DVD player, and a stereo system. Free wifi.

What about cooking?

The kitchen is bright and 'user-friendly.' Equipped with everything (well, no turkey pan) you'll need for cooking, dining and drinking. Granite counter tops, stainless steel refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave and flat top range for easy clean-up. Also a drip coffee maker, coffee grinder, blender, toaster, and citrus juicer. A few spices are available for your use. The Mahana has the greatest gas barbecues by the pool for everyone's use - also a fun place to meet fellow travelers.

Are you both getting ready at the same time?

You will love the convenience of two full baths with over-sized rain-style shower heads, even hairdryers in both. The master has a curling and flat irons, too.

Other stuff...

Tommy Bahamas Beach Chairs, several sized coolers, for when you visit other beaches, umbrellas, and boogie boards. Good binoculars for watching the wildlife, and books describing all the activities, the history, Hawaiian drink making, the fish you'll see while snorkeling.

What's at the Mahana?

It consists of two twelve-story buildings connected by a classic, lovely Hawaiian style entrance and lobby, with a beautiful stretch of sand and lawn in front. You can walk along the beach for miles, then return to the Mahana for a relaxing swim or soak in the ocean view hot tub. Parking is always free. A tennis court and an Oceanside shuffleboard court are there to enjoy.


The Mahana attracts a relaxed group of travelers from all over the world, seeking a quality island experience in an authentic and beautifully Hawaiian setting.

What else should I know?

The Expedia desk in the lobby will organize any activity you wish, from a snorkel trip to a dinner cruise, zip-line to a kayak tour. There are shops, restaurants even a farmer's market in walking distance. Dukes Oceanfront Restaurant, located next door to the Mahana, on the beach, is ideal for breakfast, lunch, dinner and happy hour. Whaler's Village is a short distance (approximately 3 miles - you can walk to it along the beach boardwalk which starts at the Mahana). Lahaina and Kapalua are a few miles further - an easy drive for sightseeing and golf.

Mahana 705 ~ an ideal location to enjoy all that Maui has to offer, or... to just do nothing at all. Let the beauty of Hawaii surround you, let the ocean waves gently lull you to sleep, and the tropical scents of ginger and hibiscus awaken. Your dreams of Hawaii start here.

Contact us for the answers to any questions, and for the 10% returning guest discount.

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More Details

Karen Bremer
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 18, 2018

About Karen Bremer

Let the spirit of aloha captivate you as it did us. How can one not fall in love with this beautiful setting. We have been returning to Kaanapali since 1979, and our once a year sojourn is always a joy with something new to discover. Get ready to relax and be rejuvenated! Maui does that!

Karen Bremer purchased this condo in 2005

Why Karen Bremer chose Lahaina

The view! The condo is near perfection. The beautiful beach walks, stunning sunsets, romantic rainbows and potent mai tais. We found it all here. The weather is about as perfect all year 'round as one could ask for. It is the BEST PLACE to watch the whales in winter. Maui never feels crowded, but due to its visitors, has great recreation and many fantastic restaurants and activities.

What makes this condo unique

On those days you want to do nothing, Mahana 705 is idyllic. Listen to the ocean as you relax on the lanai, at the pool, in the hot tub, on the beach. The ambience is always fun, but mellow. No cell phones on the beach here! Walk to the farmer's market for tropical fruit and flowers, and fresh fish for dinner. On the days when you desire a little more activity, it's a short walk to the best snorkeling park on the island, or a short drive over to Whaler's Village or Lahaina for some gifts for the folks at home or to go to a luau. It's a convenient spot from which to take a longer excursion out to Hana and the Seven Pools, or up to the top of the volcano for the sunrise and a little hike. The concierge at the Mahana will find you anthing from a dinner cruise to a kayak trip. There's always something new to discover, even after 30 years!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Karen, What a wonderful time we had at your condo in Maui. We loved every minute of our stay. Everything at the condo was lovely, so well organized and so clean! We loved going to sleep at night listening to the waves. What fund to have Duke's restaurant just a short walk away. Thank you again for your generous donation to the North Lake Tahoe Historical Society of your Maui condo.
Apr 2010
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Lahaina Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 7
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 990 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Parking - One vehicle may be parked on the property during your stay
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Hall Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Oversized tile shower w/rain style shower head, corner bench
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
  • New "Westin Heavenly Bed" in 2016. Oceanfront view from Bedroom. Sleeper Sofa, new in 2015, in living room if guests require separate sleeping.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
A wonderful boardwalk runs from next to The Mahana all the way to Black Rock and beyond to Whaler's Village. Great for morning walks. You can also walk the beach the same distance. We have taken great care to try to think of everything a guest might need. There is a makeup mirror, flat iron and curling iron. Wine, champagne and brandy glasses. A great collection of books. We hope that you love Maui as much as we do!


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Maui Oceanfront Luxury ~ Hawaiian Style on the Water at Mahana 705
average rating of 4.90625 based on 34 reviews
Sonoma, California

Perfect place to experience paradise!

  • 5 of 5

This condo was very clean, well stocked and very comfortable. The views from the condos at the Mahana are all spectacular. Being on the 7th floor allowed the views from this condo to have some of the palm trees included. We really liked this as it enhanced the sunset pics. Whale watching from the condo was incredible! We thoroughly enjoyed our two week stay March 9-24. We would recommend this unit without reservations.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind description! We are so glad you enjoyed it! I wish everyone could experience whale watching from this spot.
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Best Maui vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

This was a stunning condo! Great views and close to shopping and restaurants. Also close to some of the best snorkeling. The art filled city of Lahaina is just 10 minutes away and Ka'anapali has some great shopping. The condo was fully equipped and so well taken care of. All of the linens were fresh and matched (some VRBO's have a mix of different towels and sheets, some old some new). The very well organized kitchen had everything that we needed. It was nicely decorated and clean. The views were amazing! Sitting on the balcony every night and listening to the waves roll in was the perfect end to every day! I have stayed in 4 different condo's on my trips to Maui and this one stands out above the rest! I would highly recommend this condo to any couple as a great get away! Would definitely come back. Mahalo for a great trip!!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Barbara, CA

Great views, well appointed space

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I LOVED staying in this condo. The views are amazing- we especially enjoyed watching sunset over Molokai with a homemade mai tai in hand. We watched turtles swim by, and even a small sandbars shark, right from our balcony. The screen doors are perfect for falling asleep to the sound of the waves. We really appreciated that this condo is well stocked with all of the cooking equipment we could possibly need, and beach chairs, coolers, and boogey boards for a day at the beach. We hope to return next year!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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AMAZING, beautiful, and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

Karen was extremely available and always willing to help with any assistance that was needed. I have already given two of my friends the information on VRBO so they can reserve a stay at this condo. The view is phenomenal!! The condo is right next to the ocean and it is heavenly. I will definitely be back to this condo hopefully next year :-) I highly recommend this condo!!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Western Massachusetts USA

Perfect Ocean front stay.

  • 4 of 5

Condo was absolutely perfect and as described, Ocean Views are spectacular from both the living area and balcony. You are walking distance to plenty of places to dine and a short drive to many additional beaches and shops. Overall our stay was great and would both recommend and return to this unit.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Paradise on Maui!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent 9 heavenly days at 705 Mahana this December. The condo is ocean front and beautifully appointed. We lacked for nothing and really enjoyed the keyless entry and all of the comfort and extra supplies. We will definitely recommend this wonderful place to everyone we know. Can’t wait to return!

Thank you to the Bremer Family for their gracious hospitality.

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for your comments!
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Kahului, Maui OGG
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Honoapiilani Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Nearest Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Kahekili Beach Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Farmers Market
Nearest Point of Interest
Whaler's Village
Car: recommended

Ziplines are nearby. The ocean is a marvelous place to try or perfect your stand-up paddle boarding, Haleakala Volcano offers hiking and mountain biking, and an amazing sunrise. Lahaina, an historic whaling town is great for getting a taste of Hawaiian dining, art and history. Upcountry offers exotic flowers, a lavender farm, parasailing, and a fascinating artist community at Makawao.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Check-Out Housekeeping $265

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Reservation is fully refundable (except for VRBO's fee) if cancelled more than 30 days prior to arrival. In the event of later cancellation I DO MY UTMOST TO RE-BOOK the property and refund. We are happy to work with you! For stays longer than 14 days, there is an additional $80 cleaning fee, and housekeepers will do a linen/towel exchange during your stay. Check for additional housekeeping costs for longer stays. Last Minute Rates - if you can rent all the nights between existing reservations, or your booking is very short notice, call or email for reduced rates. Mahalo!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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