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Kihei Akahi A101: Exclusive Ocean Front Two Story Condo - Best Location in Kihei

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,175 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Oceanfront Townhouse in Kihei on the beautiful island of Maui

Aloha to our valued guests!

We are the owners of a townhouse style condo just steps to the beach, at the Kihei Akahi in beautiful Kihei, Hawaii. Perfect for those looking for an ideal getaway located in paradise. We own three of the eight units available in the exclusive A Building. Our unit has two walk out lanais (top and bottom) to enjoy the spectacular sunsets.

Our central air conditioned condo is just steps away from one of the most uncrowded and beautiful fine-sand beaches in Maui. Hale Kamaole Beach Park II has some of the best swimming and snorkeling anywhere. There is a lifeguard station on the beach, and tide pool area on the south side, teeming with crabs, starfish, etc. It's also a great place to snorkel.

Our Kihei Oceanfront Condo

Our two story unit is a spacious, 1175 sq. ft. with a top and bottom lanai a stones throw from the beach. Our condo has 2 bedrooms and 1-1/2 baths, and is fully equipped with linens, towels, dishes, etc.

Whether you are planning a romantic getaway for two, the perfect family vacation, or just need a holiday to unwind, our condo is the perfect destination for you.

Our Condominium Complex

Kihei Akahi is one of the most popular and requested condominium complexes in Kihei. The grounds are immaculately maintained and the location cannot be beat. Everything you might need for your holiday is all within walking distance. This Kihei oceanfront rental is not only steps away from one of the most beautiful beaches but it is also steps away from the private gated pool and tennis court.

BBQ area and pool - steps away is the private pool and BBQ area with a stone table and benches, perfect for family gatherings.

Tennis Courts – bring your rackets and enjoy playing tennis.

Our Kihei Akahi condo is in a prime location, affordable and offers you the best value on Maui.

Our Condo Building A (Two Bedroom)

There is a phone in each condo. When we confirm your booking, you will receive this phone number in an email, along with instructions on access to your unit, directions from the airport, etc.

Special Discounts - Affordable Condo Rental

During low season at our Kihei beach condominiums, when there are just a few dates between bookings, or within two weeks, (subject to availability), we do give special discounts. Please contact us directly for these discounts.

Multiple Condos for Group Rental

Are you planning a family reunion or wedding? Would you like to stay together? We have access to the similar condos that may be rented at the same time based on availability. Combined these three condo units offer comfortable accommodation for up to 18 people.

Ideal for group bookings, two units are side by side with the third a few paces away, each have a private yard for family gatherings or a romantic dinner for two.

Kihei Beach Condominium - Reservations

• If you wish to reserve our condo, email us with your desired dates.

• We will contact you within 24 hours, and confirm your reservation with a deposit on your credit card.

We hope you will enjoy our home away from home. If there is anything we can do to make your vacation more enjoyable, please let us know.


Tyler and Andrea

More Details

Tyler and Andrea
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:
March 15, 2018

About Tyler and Andrea

My wife and I enjoy spending time on the beach. We also like to play tennis and swim in the afternoon.

Tyler and Andrea purchased this condo in 2008

Why Tyler and Andrea chose Kihei

We have visited Maui for over 40 years. It took several years for a unit to become available to purchase in the ocean front A building at Kihei Akahi. With all the amenities in the complex and a stones throw to the beach it's hard to find a better place to stay.

What makes this condo unique

We enjoy the top lanai watching whales and sunsets. The bottom lanai is private where we typically eat most of our meals and are able to enjoy the manicured lawn and tropical plants. Since we have a toddler it's excellent to put her down early upstairs and we can continue to enjoy both lanais and the entire main floor in the evenings.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Please post your comments / suggestions in our guest book. We want to continually make our unit more enjoyable for all our guests.
Jun 2009
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Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1175 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Two sinks
    Main Floor - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Pull-out sofa - 2 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom (Ocean View) - 1 king , Serta Perfect Sleeper - Medallion Collection
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Sealy Posturepedic - Hawthorn Cishion Firm
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Our townhouse style condo is just steps to the beach, at the Kihei Akahi in beautiful Kihei. Perfect for those looking for an ideal getaway located in paradise. We own one of the eight units available in the exclusive A Building. Our unit has two walk out lanais (top and bottom) to enjoy the spectacular sunsets.


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Kihei Akahi A101: Exclusive Ocean Front Two Story Condo - Best Location in Kihei
average rating of 4.318182 based on 23 reviews

Great value, some drawbacks, but would rebook.

  • 4 of 5

Stayed here for 4 days with 3 adults and one toddler and would definitely rebook. Pros:

great location (eg. proximity to beaches, restaurants, coffee, etc. made it easy to minimize the car needs) and the beach goodies they have stocked in the closet have everything you will need. Cons: Noise . There is a restaurant and/or street about 25yds from the bedroom window and the windows do not seal completely (they are multiples glass panes). It didn't bother me but the other adults in are party who were light sleepers mentioned they could hear the noises. The interior is functional but basic. We also found Tyler and Andrea to be very honest, reasonable and responsive hosts. Overall, a great value in my opinion.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

Alittle noisey from traffic and resturants. But so tired at the end of the day had no troubles sleeping

  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent Location

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our 18 days at this property. Good price for a condo like this with its special location. Location is outstanding with lanai on bottom floor and balcony on the top floor both excellent for viewing the ocean and sunsets. Well-stocked condo and spacious. Excellent refrigerator with ice-maker and filtered water. Good air-conditioning and fans downstairs and upstairs. Very comfortable beds. Parking for this unit is right outside the door.

We would definitely return to this property; however, there were a few concerns. Kitchen sink is in BAD shape (eye-sore) and needs to be replaced. The upstairs bedrooms and bathroom are attractive and nicely decorated. The downstairs

needs a little Tender Loving Care in decorating ... furniture, DRAPES, paintings/wall hangings (art?), area rug all need to be replaced and improved with some color and aloha spirit. We found it outdated and very, very BROWN and DRAB. Also, lots of old stuff is stored in cabinets like old tv sets, modems, telephones, other tech stuff, etc. If we owned this condo (and we wish we did), we would definitely de-clutter cabinets and storage areas. Closet downstairs that contains lots of beach toys, chairs, games, etc. smells dank.

The unit was cleaned prior to our arrival; however, lots of improvement is needed in terms of the housecleaning service/company that the owners use. Rail going upstairs felt dirty and sticky. Window sills and screen door need cleaning. Downstairs wooden furniture did not feel cleaned. Upon our arrival, we discovered that the downstairs toilet continued to run and flush itself every 15 minutes. The downstairs television only received one station. We telephoned the company that oversees these things, and they sent someone out within half a day to correct the problems. Cable was never re-set-up but we still had many stations without Cable.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay very much. The condo is well appointed and all of our needs were met with the kitchen, beach gear, location to beach and restaurants. The condo was very clean and we would recommend it to other travelers.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Convenient, great view, lots of room...but

  • 3 of 5

Firstly, I need to express that this is my first experience with Home Away. I was looking for a convenient location, with an ocean view, 2 bedroom condo for two adults to comfortably stay in and cook in. Pros: Condo had all that we could need to be comfortable, cook and eat there, and the pool nearby was very nice. There was also a space under the stairs full of beach chairs, toys, etc. Internet, TV, cable, stereo provided. Unlimited long distance calling within US and Canada - lovely surprise. Air conditioning in bedrooms, just installed. Convenient location. Simple walk across the street to reach beach, restaurants, coffee and ice cream nearby. Master bedroom was lovely. Manual for the condo was relatively good. Beautiful views of the ocean. Cons: When booking there was a $100 difference between the cost quoted vs. credit card statement. When I tried to reach the owners, I didn't hear back from them till they called me to let me know we were 'upgraded', non-master bedroom was changed from a queen bed to two twins. When I called the owners back - it was all about the great changes, which I wasn't looking for initially. The cost difference was explained as the fee to use Home Away was passed to me. Continually reminded there was a hideaway bed in living room to use if I'd like a bigger bed. Personally, I'm too old to want to sleep on a hideaway bed, thank - you. When we arrived, very late, twin bed I was going to sleep in was filthy with toenails and snot on the sheets. The walls, light switches and doors were dirty. I understand the cleanliness issues was not the owner's fault, but the cleaners. I did inform them, and I hope they find a better service. Other bed, though narrow with rough sheets, was clean. Also, we had noise issues, repeatedly, with domestic disputes next door and homeless across the street at the beach. We had to worry about water escaping the shower every time we used it. Never did get the air conditioner to work in the 'kids' room. Not sure if the one in the master bedroom works as my travelling companion is allergic to them. Never did find the extra sheets for the hideaway bed. To be honest, I would rather not use this service or place again. I am rarely disappointed by hotels. If you walk into a room that has issues, you ask for another, and I always get it, if not an upgrade. The money I saved by cooking I would be happier spending on a comfortable room, that someone else cleans daily, and that someone else has to fix.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great spacious condo with amazing views and perfectly located with shops and restaurants nearby. Well equipped with beach amenities. Loved it! Mahalo!

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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Nearest Point of Interest
Kihei Akahi - Swimming Pool and BBQ
Nearest Point of Interest
Kihei Akahi - Tennis Court
Nearest Point of Interest
Hale Kamaole Beach Park II

Things to Do In Maui at our Kihei Vacation Condominium

• Relax on the beach

• Snorkeling and scuba diving

• Golf (nearby in Wailea)

• Surfing (there's a great surfing beach 5 minutes north of your Kihei beach condominium)

• Fishing (lots of excursions)

• Whale watching (depends on the season), sometimes the whales swim in pods very close to the beach and you can see them from your own lanai

• Aquarium (see the tour desk)

• Shopping (within walking distance of our Kihei beachfront rental, or go to Lahaina for the afternoon)

• Luaus (the Marriott in Wailea has a great one.)

• Take a boat to Lanai and visit the pineapple plantations.

• Try a helicopter ride

• Take a snorkel trip to Molokini for the best snorkeling you could imagine.

• Sit on the beach or your own private patio and watch the sunset

• Rent a car and do a day trip to Hana or enjoy one of the many hikes along the way.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 14.42%

Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 14.42%

Cancellation Policy
• For a deposit refund, less a $250.00 fee, cancellation is required 30 days or more prior to arrival date.
• For cancellation > 60 days, the balance of your payment will be refunded.
• For cancellation < 60 days, payments will be retained unless we are able to re-rent the townhouse in which case a pro-rata refund will be issued.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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