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Hawaiian Paradise- Waiting Just for You-

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

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

Our 2 bedroom 2 bath condo received a complete renovation so we can offer all the amenities the discriminating traveler desires. From the stainless steel kitchen complete with all small appliances, glassware and cookware to the Select Comfort Sleep Number adjustable mattresses on the king and twin beds, from the custom bath and shower areas with hair dryer to the flat screen TVs with DVD players in the bedrooms and living room, and full-size front loading washer and dryer in the unit (with free laundry detergent!)- we strive to fulfill your needs. We provide a small library of books and games if you want to spend an evening inside just relaxing. Plus FREE Wi-Fi!

Our lanai overlooks the upper pool,BBQ area and offers exquisite ocean views. Whale sightings are plentiful from December to April. It's an easy stroll (300 paces) to the ocean and we offer beach chairs, beach towels, boogie boards, a Frisbee or two, and kids share the numerous buckets, shovels and beach toys for sand castle building.

Although our unit is not air conditioned the upper floor location and trade winds usually cool the condo nicely. When trade winds die and summer heats up it can be a little warm but we have ceiling fans & floor fans for your comfort. A/C hopefully in 2018!

Excellent restaurants and shopping are within an easy walk. Golf and additional ocean activities can be found within a few minutes drive. Bus/trolley service is available to other island attractions such as the aquarium, Lahaina (once the whaling town), Wailea or Kaanapali resort areas and a bus/trolley schedule is provided in the condo.

Effective Feb 1st you need to have a reservation to drive up Haleakala for sunrise. It's just $1.50/car in addition to the park admission but they are only allowing 150 vehicles (that's the number of parking spaces in the park) while they had been getting as many as 300/sunrise.

On island agent is Maui Condo & Home 1-800-822-4409. TAT & GET #40857646-01.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Susan Everett
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 13, 2017

About Susan Everett

We, Sue and Bill, have been condo owners in Kihei Maui since 1991. We have traveled to all of the Hawaiian islands since 1983 and truly believe Maui No Kai Oi - Maui is the Best. Our sons were raised with many trips to Hawaii learning to appreciate the Hawaiian sea life, culture and natural beauty. We hope to be able to continue to share this wonderful island paradise with YOU making our 'home away from home' YOUR VACATION HOME in PARADISE!

Susan Everett purchased this condo in 1995

Why Susan Everett chose Kihei

Of all the places we looked at to purchase, Kihei Akahi offered a superb sunny location within walking distance to great restaurants, beaches and shopping. We discovered that many times when it rains in Lahaina and Kaanapali, Kihei is usually sunny and warm. Located across from Kaamaole Beach II (voted the best beach on Maui several times) and offering 2 pools with BBQ facilities and tennis courts on site added to Kihei Aklahi's qualities. Boat trips, whether for scuba diving, snorkeling or rentals can be found within walking distance at Kihei Boat ramp.

What makes this condo unique

The outstanding view from our lanai is next to Heaven itself. We have over 180 degree view from the west Maui mountains to Molikini Crater. From December to April whales frolic in the waters off Kaamaole Beach as if there to be your private performers. And if sunsets aren't breathtaking enough, looking out the front door up Haleakala Volcano at sunrise surely will do the job.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"The condo is everything you promised, and we are enjoying it very much. Our friends who live here were very impressed too! The view is outstanding, the unit is sparkling clean, and we have been very pleased with our choice."
Jan 2014
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Amenities

Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • 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
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2- Master bath - toilet , shower , vanity/sink is separted from shower/toilet area
    Bathroom 1- main bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , vanity area separate from shower/tub & toilet area
  • separate bathroom vanity area from shower/toilet area provides maximum usage and privacy for all.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom - 1 king , Sleep number adjustable mattress for persoanal firmness sett
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Can be converted to King bed if preferred.Sleep number beds.
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sleep sofa with extra plush mattress.
  • King size bed (1) Dual adjustable Select Comfort Sleep Number mattress., 2 Twin or Single Beds (2) (may be converted to king) Adjustable Select Comfort Sleep Number mattresses., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) extra loft mattress for comfort
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Activity desk nearby.100 meters, 300 paces to beautiful Kamaole II beach with showers, restrooms and lifeguards.Cross walk from condo complex to the beach makes access easy and safe.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(49 traveler reviews)

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Hawaiian Paradise- Waiting Just for You-
average rating of 4.897959 based on 50 reviews
4

Beautiful well equipped condo

  • 4 of 5

Excellent location, very well equipped and beautiful condo. The view is superb.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We aim to please our guests and love to receive reviews like yours. We,too, think the view from the lanai is the best on Maui - great for breakfast with whale watching in season or evening pupus and sunsets! Hopefully you'll return in the future and take advantage of our repeat guest discount. Aloha and Mahalo, Sue and Bill
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Winnipeg, Manitoba
5

Want a great Vacation? Try this Location - this Condo!

  • 5 of 5

Another year another great vacation in Sunny Kihei. What more could one want than a fully stocked condo, with a great view, in a great location! We have been lucky to have enjoyed 22 years of great great vacations in Sunny Kihei making new friends from all corners, being able to see and visit with them for many years. Our stays, over the past 16 years in D615 have been exceptional and eventful! We survived two tsunamis being able to take in other residents for safety. We have two exceptional owners who do everything in their power to make our stay great.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What can I say but thank you to the best guests. For 16 years we have been blessed to have M & A rent from us for two whole monthseach year.They care for the condo just as if were their own, making minor repairs, replacing broke items and never with complaint. We pray our relationship will continue for many more years to come. Someday I plan to actually meet face to face and share a big hug. Love you both. Sue n Bill
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Tacoma, WA
5

Our Stay in Kihei

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at your condo, D615 in Kihei, was great. The unit is furnished with everything one would need. The location and view are terrific! Your advance instructions were complete and gave us all we needed to enjoy our stay. The only thing we would add is air conditioning, as you have stated you hope to install in 2018. Thank you Sue for a great time in Maui!

Rodger and Connie Peterson 10/9-16, 2017

P.S. Thanks for the heads up on 808 Bistro. We enjoyed our meal there!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed the condo and Maui. Also glad you found 808 Bistro to your liking. We are hesitant to suggest one restaurant over another because all restaurants close to the condo have been consistently great over the years and don't want guests to miss out on any of them. At the same time we do try to provide everything necessary so guests can prepare and enjoy their meals in the condo. Hope you had safe travels home and can return someday. Sue & Bill
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4

Great Property with wonderful view

  • 4 of 5

Amazing

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review. We appreciate you sharing your thoughts about our Maui Paradise condo so other potential guests know your experience there. The view from the lanai is spectacular and we love to share it with others. Sue and Bill
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4

Sunset Views and easy walk to the beach

  • 4 of 5

Great views from the balcony! The condo is located in the heart of Kihei with easy walking to the beach and a few restaurants. Inside the condo, the floors are tiled with carpet in the bedrooms. The condo felt spacious with my family of 4. Although I didn't cook much, the kitchen had everything you need. Condo area is quiet and grounds are well maintained. The main drawback was how warm the condo is in July despite having fans in each room and being on the top floor. I'm sure the fans and tradewinds would have been sufficient if it was any other month. Sue is a responsive owner and followed up with me quickly despite the time difference.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you were pleased with the condo and found Kihei Akahi to your liking. The staff works diligently to keep the grounds, pools and BBQ areas in pristine condition for guests' enjoyment. Summers in Hawaii have been getting warmer and we are in the process of getting permission to install a 3-split A/C system so all rooms will have A/C, not just the living room as many other units do. Although I have been reluctant to do this installation because of the increase burden on the fragile electric grid, Maui Electric has made great environmentally favorable strides to serve the island's customers. We are looking forward to pleasing our future customers with A/C when the summer months heat up and hope they will be responsible with A/C usage.
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4

Nice accomodations

  • 4 of 5

This is a very nice unit with plenty of the things you need to feel at home. However, this unit does not have A/C and warmed up during the day and early evening to the point of being uncomfortable. Nice unit to stay in during cooler months but I would not stay again in the summer months.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We try to meet each traveler's need but we haven't yet learned how to control the very much needed trade winds that help to cool our condo. The trades seem to slack off in the summer and the condo does become warm, especially if the sunshade on the lanai is not lowered in the afternoon. New Windows coming soon, after that, I have 'given in ' to A/C. I only hope guests will use the A/C responsibly and not add to the strain on the island's electric grid. Next summer should be 'cooler'!
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Kahului
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Fred's/Moose's
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
various
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Piilani Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Fred's/Moose's
Car: recommended

Several Zip Line companies are now on Maui!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning and registration fee $185 + Tax
Tax Rate 14.42%

Payment invoice is sent online thru secure server as rental agreement is accepted. Guests know all terms before payment is made. Cancellation fee $75 if done 60 days prior to arrival otherwise funds refunded based on re-rental of reserved time.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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