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West Maui Sunsets from your own private lanai!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible sofabed, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Experience beautiful Maui sunsets, whale watching, or simply relax with a cold drink, all from your lanai overlooking the Pacific Ocean. We think the best thing about Kahana is that it's close to everything but feels very private; it never feels crowded on the beaches, roads or when looking for parking!

We are here to assist you! We offer full service to all our Maui guests. Our condo has a keyless entry so forget about keeping track of keys! NO Resort Fees! NO Parking fees!

You will feel like everything is taken care of in this attractive, remodeled condo at the Royal Kahana. New carpet and furniture, new flat screen TVs and entertainment center, free wi-fi internet, new granite counter tops in the kitchen and bathrooms. Spacious two bedroom with 1141 square feet of living area. It is fully equipped with TVs in each bedroom and in the living room. The living room has tropical decor with a queen size sleeper sofa. A dishwasher and washer/dryer are in the condo for your convenience.

The Royal Kahana is an oceanfront complex, with the lobby just steps from the beach. The complex presents a lush tropical setting with beautiful lawns and swaying palms. Royal Kahana is complete with an oceanfront swimming pool; gas BBQ's, tennis courts, shuffle board, ping pong, and a gym/workout room. The lobby features a concierge desk to provide for all your vacation activities. For private parties or meetings, there is a poolside cabana or a meeting room just off the lobby.

[2017-2018 Alert: Unrelenting winter swells have removed a significant amount of sand along our shoreline. The beach may be closed at times. Beach or ocean access is not guaranteed. There is often public beach access between Kahana Beach Resort and Sands of Kahana. Tennis courts are currently closed. We apologize for any inconvenience while beach mitigation construction is ongoing. Enjoy the heated pool and many wonderful beaches only 10 minutes from here such as Napili Bay and Kapalua Bay. Mahalo!]

Shops, popular restaurants, a grocery store, bank, cafe and Maui's only microbrewery are all within a five minute walk. Royal Kahana is a five minute drive to Kapalua resort with three spectacular championship golf courses, including the famous plantation course, restaurants, and shops.

If golf is not on the activities list, Whaler's Village and beautiful Kaanapali beach are close by with abundant shopping and dining at numerous beachside restaurants. A short drive past Whaler's Village is the historic Lahaina town, loaded with restaurants, shops, art galleries, night activities, and more. Visit the Banyan tree, enjoy Local Boyz Shave Ice, and stop by the harbor where boats leave for snorkeling cruises, whale watching cruises, diving expeditions, fishing expeditions, and much more. The booking agent in our lobby is available to accommodate your touring needs.

Royal Kahana offers:

Free parking

Free gym/workout room

Free use of cabana with a kitchen/bar area

Free gas BBQs

Free lighted tennis courts

Our condo offers:

~Central A/C

~Free Wi-Fi internet

~Free Cable TV

~Free Local calls

~King Size Bed, Twin beds + Queen size sofa sleeper

~Sleeps a maximum of 6 people (including infants)

~Non-smoking unit

Keywords: Condominium, Kahana, Beach front resort, West Maui, Maui condos, Family friendly, reasonable vacation rental, sunset view, beach view, whale watching, snorkeling, surfing,

More Details

Property Manager
Curtis Yu
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, mandarin
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
March 28, 2018

About Curtis Yu

Aloha! I am a Pacific Northwest native and have spent many years on Maui and the other Hawaiian islands. This condo has been owned by my family for over six years and I am very happy to be able to share this condominium with people who want to come and visit this beautiful island. I am very familiar with Maui and can offer any activity ideas or advice you need. Mahalo lui noa!

-Curtis Yu

Curtis Yu purchased this condo in 2011

Why Curtis Yu chose Lahaina

The Royal Kahana #501 is a corner unit, with windows on three sides, and more square footage than other two-bedroom units in the building. You have a private lanai with beautiful ocean sunset views. This two bedroom condominium offers a full kitchen and washer/dryer unit. The pool and beach are directly in front of the resort. On request you may reserve a private cabana with full kitchen and large gas barbecue grills directly next to the pool and ocean front beach. You are conveniently located within walking distance to shops, supermarkets, and restaurants.

Maui has endless activities for vacationers, from fabulous beaches, snorkeling, scuba, and fishing charters, to fantastic dining and nightlife. Your condo at the Royal Kahana #501 is less than ten minutes from Lahaina. Located on the northwest side of the island, Lahaina is a tropical paradise blending a rich history with modern Maui. This town has great shopping, luaus, and dining, and charter boat trips. All of your activities are easy and convenient to book directly with our friendly lobby concierge.

What makes this condo unique

Come see all that Maui has to offer!

A sunset cruise makes for a perfect romantic evening. If you’re curious about what goes on under the waves, snorkeling tours are a great way to view the incredible variety of life that lives under the surface of the ocean. If you don’t want to get wet, there’s even a submarine that can take you into the deep while you view its mysteries from the comfort of a warm cabin. Helicopter tours are an excellent way to take in the views of the whole island, with its incredible waterfalls, sea cliffs and forest--views impossible to see on foot. For those looking for a little more excitement, you can take an ATV tour or check out the Zip Lines at Kapalua or the West Maui mountains.

If you have never tried 100% Maui coffee, you are in for a treat. You can even visit the Rainbow House, a model home, just up the mountain from Kahana/Kaanapali, situated among many of the small coffee plantations. Ironwood Ranch, where your family can enjoy a fun horseback ride, is only minutes away by car. Nearby Maui Brewing Company is the island's only microbrewery, and serves up good food and atmosphere, with live music and karaoke on different nights. One of our favorite places for happy hour is Sea House at Napili Bay - they have the best pupus (appetizers) on the island; a great snack at a beautiful beachside restaurant after snorkeling with turtles in Napili Bay!

Amenities

Lahaina Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen
  • King size beds (1) King bed in master, Twin or Single Beds (1) Twin beds in guest room can be made into king upon prior request, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sofa sleeper in living room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach/ocean access may be closed at times. Beach access is not guaranteed. There is often public beach access between Kahana Beach Resort and Sands of Kahana. The tennis courts are currently closed. Unrelenting winter swells have removed a significant amount of sand along our shoreline. In the interest of safety, beach access at the Royal Kahana is now closed indefinitely.

Reviews

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(18 traveler reviews)

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West Maui Sunsets from your own private lanai!
average rating of 4.611111 based on 18 reviews
5

Very comfortable unit in a good location.

  • 5 of 5

We very much enjoyed our stay at 501 Royal Kahana. The condo unit itself is the highlight as it is clean, comfortable, and spacious. It is the perfect place to stay for a family of 4 or 5, or in our case two couples. The lanai was indeed a pleasure to sit out on, and enjoy the ocean view. The only minor criticism that I would have is that the unit needs a minimum of 2 decent beach chairs provided for the guests use. During our stay, only 1 not so comfortable chair was provided. This is important since there is not an accessible beach at the Royal Kahana so we found it necessary to drive to other nearby beaches which were quite nice. All other necessities were provided both in the kitchen and bathrooms. The Royal Kahana could use a bit of sprucing up both in the pool area and around the grounds.

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great views

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay. It was awesome to see whales from the lanai. There were 5 of us and the condo had plenty of room for everyone. Only negatives I had were 1. there is no beach in front of building and they are working on beach reclamation so I am sure there won't be one for quite a while and 2. took quite a while to get response from booking manager before and during trip. The only reason I would not stay here again would be lack of beach, other than that we had a great time!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vancouver, BC
5

Perfect apartment for a family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Everything about our stay at Curtis’ apartment was wonderful. The suite is massive, very clean and comfortable; the pool is warm and fun and there are enough quiet spots to lounge in the sun: the staff were all friendly and welcoming. We loved our stay at the Royal Kahana.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Nice but access to beach difficult

  • 3 of 5

Property and unit were fine but no access to Beach should have been disclosed

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boston, MA
4

Gray location, great condo

  • 4 of 5

The Royal Kahana is in a great location near Kaanapali beach. The condo was bigger than I expected and provided good views of the ocean and mountain. We could watch the sunset over the ocean from the lanai. The heated pool was also a nice feature. There is a small beach at the condos but you cannot go in too far before there are rocks. Good for snorkeling but visited other/sandier beaches nearby for swimming. There are plenty of swimming areas within 5-15 minutes drive.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brentwood, Ca
3

The unit was fine, very roomy and well equipped. The resort needs a makeover.

  • 3 of 5

The biggest disappointment was the missing beach!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for submitting a review. I am glad to hear that you found the accommodations fine and had everything you needed. As far as the eroding shore line, the last few winters have taken some sand from the shores of West Maui in Kahana. Beaches change throughout the years and do return. There is currently beach restoration work being done scheduled to be completed soon. The Royal Kahana is located with in walking distance to many fine sand, family-friendly swimming beaches. You are also located five minuets South of Napili Bay, on of West Maui's nicest beaches. And don't forget about the pool, kabana, and bbq area at The Royal Kahana! Mahalo! -Curtis Curtis Yu Property Manager The Royal Kahana #501 VRBO #206818
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Beach Towels $30
Damage Protection $49
Cleaning Fee $260
Tax Rate 13.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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