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Affordable Luxury on Maui (inquire for fill specials)

Bedrooms 1
Space 588 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2 Adults + child)

UPDATE DECEMBER 2017 - New SPLIT AirConditioner with one head in the bedroom and one in the living room. Other refreshes including 200MBS internet, new living room furniture, desk, and kitchen items.

Maui Vista Condos are among the most beautiful on the island and this one surpasses them all. Refurbished, the décor is modern, comfortable and friendly. A ground floor condo it would be suitable for two adults and a school-aged or younger child. You only step away from the famous pristine white sands of Kamaole I and Charley Young beaches. You are mere feet away from a barbecue, as well as several swimming pools. The condo is modern, beautifully furnished and will very comfortably sleep up to four people. The bedroom includes a spacious king-sized bed featuring a Dormia Memory-Foam mattress, a 32' flat panel LED television, and ceiling fans to supplement the air conditioning when the nights are warm. In the living room, you will also find a 50 inch LCD television to entertain you along with a BlueTooth speaker system. The full kitchen features all the small appliances you could wish for. Make a Mai Tai using the blender, or pop some finger food into the microwave.

The lounges and chairs on the private lanai will give you plenty of seating if you choose to simply enjoy the sunshine and sip a drink, or a quiet place to relax after a day spent sightseeing or shopping in some of the many fabulous stores and shops. Plus, the many amenities you're going to enjoy will have you returning year after year to this perfect island retreat. You're never far from an amazing view, a beautiful sunset, a fabulous golf course or a wonderful restaurant. Why spend your time in a costly hotel when you could enjoy your vacation your way, with all the comfort and the convenience of home. Your kitchen is modern and convenient and holds all that you need to whip up your own masterpieces of culinary delight, while the dining room features seating for four, or you may choose to eat al fresco, using the table for four on the lanai. Complete with a Bosch washer and dryer, a hairdryer as well as lounge chairs for the beach, all you really need to bring to Maui when you rent this little gem, is your bathing suit, your suntan lotion and you.

No vacation could be more perfect than a vacation on Maui, with the wonderful activities such as para-sailing, snorkeling, diving, Zipline, sailing, watching the whales, hiking or riding the volcano or the marine preserve. The only thing that could make it more perfect is this condo at Maui Vista, a central location to nearly anything you can find to do on Maui.

You will not find a higher quality unit in the price range.

Keywords: Condominium, close to ocean, ground floor, luxury, updated, air conditioning, AC, King, King bed, HDTV, across from ocean, ground floor

More Details


Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 588 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Full - toilet , shower , Walk in shower.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Murphy type double bed
    Master - 1 king , Quality Memory Foam
  • King bed with quality Memory-Foam mattress.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Minimum Age Limit for Renters: 25, unless married. Smoking Not Allowed: Complex has a none smoking rule. Smoking in condo or on Lanai is NOT allowed. Kid Friendly: Three pools and grassy area off Lanai. Kitchen and Bath were totally redesigned. There is nothing like it in Maui Vista. Cable/Satellite TV: Full HD Cable in living room using a 47in LCD HDTV and a 37in HDTV in bedroom. 3 tennis courts and 3 pools, office, security and activities desk (on premises), nearby golf, whale watching, scuba diving, etc. Walking distance to shops and restaurants.


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Affordable Luxury on Maui (inquire for fill specials)
average rating of 4.38 based on 51 reviews
Park City, UT

Great Hawaii Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great accommodations everything is as stated we will come back here again for sure.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great guest and would love to have them back again.
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Perfect spot.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a child last January, and we opted to go to Maui for a deferred honeymoon (with baby). I doubt we could have picked a better vacation rental. Kihei is, without question, the most beautiful place on the island, and this condo offers everything you could possibly want: Excellent location (steps away from great beaches, restaurants, food trucks, supermarkets, those stores where you buy tacky things to give coworkers). And inside: A/C in the living room and bedroom. All the modern conveniences you could ask for or failed to think of. Just the washer/dryer alone probably saved us a ton of extra baggage. The community of owners and renters is friendly through and through, and the owner (Donald French) is extraordinarily considerate and accommodating.

I am skeptical by nature and generally too lazy to write online reviews. And though I am Canadian, I would not write a glowing review just to be polite. Believe me: This is a fantastic home-base for your Maui vacation. If it's available now, book it.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Condo!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and 10 month old daughter recently stayed at the condo and we absolutely loved it. Donald had everything we needed for the week including chairs, umbrellas and beach towels. The air conditioning worked great which my husband was very thankful for and the place was nice and clean when we arrived. We had other friends in the complex staying in other units and we by far had the nicest one. Our daughter had a great time playing on the grass and it was super easy to get to the beach for water time and sunsets. The parking in comparison to the first unit is great. Those staying in the first unit had a lot of cars in their area while we never had a hard time finding parking in the upper lot.

Overall we had a great stay, we would definitely recommend this condo to anyone and we hope to return on our next Maui vacation!!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great unit, great owner

  • 5 of 5

Love everything about this unit and renting from this owner. Everything you need for a terrific time is here from a well furnished condo to all of the things you would need to enjoy the property.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Unit not as described. Owner didn't contact us ahead of time with known issues.

  • 1 of 5

The condo itself isn't bad. Nice layout and the location is great. The biggest issue we had is with the owner and his constant excuses and lack of follow up.

• The original listing indicate FULL A/C in both living room and bedroom. Upon arrival, the A/C wasn't working and there was a portable unit in the bedroom only.

• It appears that the A/C unit went out in August based on another review on VRBO. In that review, owner acknowledged the outside A/C unit was out and a new one was on order from the mainland. Owner stated in an email to me that the unit has been fixed and failed a few times since Aug. I find it hard to believe that a new outside A/C central until would fail. Also the outside until was not new leaving me wondering if the unit was ever ordered.

• August review stated a movable A/C unit has been put in temporarily; however, the unit is not movable from room to room since it has to be vented to the outside. So the bedroom was cool, but the living room was like an oven since the days were over 90 degrees.

• Owner stated that he found the last unit on the island and was searching for additional units but since it was the end of the season none were available. However, we had friends who send a pic of a display of portable units on 11/3 from the local Walmart

• Owner had 2 months to contact us prior to our arrival that there was an issue with the condo as described. He CHOOSE not to notify us of an issue. In addition, there was no information in the condo that there was a problem with the unit and we spent 45 minutes trying to figure out how to cool down the living room condo.

• Owner agreed to a partial refund and I’m still waiting for the refund despite several emails from him where he said he would send it.

As soon as I notified the owner I was filing a formal complaint, he ask for my mailing address. I had asked him almost a month ago if he had everything to process the refund. We do understand things go wrong with condo's, but it how an owner handles the issues that makes all the difference in the world. If the owner had been upfront and honest about things, and followed through with a timely refund I wouldn't have filed the complaint. Owner has a lot of excuses, but no action.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your feedback is well received. Going forward the cleaner will cool down the condo for new arrivals. A temporary portable AC unit was installed in the condo until the split system could be delivered and installed.  This portable unit was a higher BTU than a window unit and provided more cold air than the standard in Maui Vista condos. Unfortunately, it does take approximately 20 minutes for the condo to cool down when a new tenant arrival using any AC.   Please note because repairs to the old split AC system kept failing, in December 2017 the entire AC split system was replaced.  As you can see from the reviews before and after Lori’s stay, guests with the same temporary AC unit gave 4-5-star reviews. Other than her concern regarding the AC, Lori liked the unit as most everyone does. 
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Beautifull grounds comfortable condo with everything you need and easy walk to beach

  • 4 of 5

We enjoy coming back twice a year to Maui Vista!

Sunsets in the evening are breathtaking!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you enjoyed your vacation. Please consider us for your next trip as we do give a return guest discount.
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Donald French
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, hungarian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 24, 2018

What makes this condo unique

One of only three condos in Maui Vista that uses a Split AC instead of window units.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Second time to stay at this comfortable condo and will be staying again in a couple of months for a longer time. The condo is well equipped with an amazing kitchen, not the normal Walmart items.

The only issue I thought I had was with the Dryer. It looked like it did not work. When I brought it up to the owner, he assured me that it was just cosmetic and the dryer did work. He was replacing it and the washer before my next trip.

The main reasons I stay at this unit is the Memory Foam bed (I wake up totally rested), the modern Air Conditioner (not window units) and the location a short walk to my favorite beach, Charley Young Beach.
May 2015
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Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Charley Young, Kamaole I & II Beaches
Car: recommended

Maui Vista, South Kihei (Kamaole I & II Beaches Area), Kihei, South Maui, Maui, Hawaii, USA - No vacation could be more perfect than a vacation on Maui, with the wonderful activities such as parasailing, snorkeling, diving, Zip line, sailing, watching the whales, hiking or riding the volcano or the marine preserve. The only thing that could make it more perfect is this condo at Maui Vista, a central location to nearly anything you can find to do on Maui.

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Parasailing

Golf: 3 Wailea and 1 Makena course close by.




Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 14.41%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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