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Maui Beachfront Luxury Townhouse at Wailea

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 2-4)

1200 square foot 2 level luxury townhouse unit 25A with quiet neighbor on only one side. Located in lushly landscaped mature complex directly above Keawakapu Beach which is a long sandy lightly used public beach featuring coral reef with excellent snorkeling. Beach is shared by neighboring multi-million dollar private homes and not heavily used because of very limited public parking. Many smaller nearby beaches fronting luxury hotels like the 4 Seasons are linked to it by a wooden walkway allowing car free access to spas, restaurants and other hotel based amenities.

Although the unit does not have an ocean view, the gentle walk to main ocean front swimming pool and adjacent beach is short (about 5 minutes). Unit has easy ground floor entry from ample free parking. Features 3 lanais--one very sunny with privacy wall, the upstairs lanai directly adjoins bedroom with lush tropical foliage screened view of West Maui Mountains.

Kitchen is unusually well equipped including blender, toaster oven, disposal, electric oven/range, dishwasher, glassware, serving trays etc. Beautifully decorated with custom photos of local sights.

Location of complex is unique in that it is between Wailea which features expensive/exclusive restaurants, shops, golf courses, beaches and Kihei which has less expensive restaurants, nightlife, recreational equipment rental etc. You can be as upscale or practical as you wish.

Main attraction is the beauty and tranquility of the unit and complex. Ekahi Village offers unique serenity with ideal beach location, low density of units and mature well maintained tropical grounds. Ekahi is Hawaiian for first and was first condominium complex sited in the exclusive, well planned Wailea community.

Once your rental is confirmed I'll connect you with a local manager on island

Be sure to see my Virtual Tour on my personal website (MauiWaileaTownhouse)listed below

Keywords: Luxury 2 level condo in beachfront complex

More Details

Owner
james schwanke
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, Very basic Spanish and German
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About james schwanke

Mature pediatrician living in San Francisco with wife and 2 teenage daughters.

james schwanke purchased this condo in 2008

Why james schwanke chose South Maui

I purchased this townhouse unit after more than 12 trips to Maui because it offers the most relaxed setting close to great snorkeling and has easy access to rest of island including airport, central Maui, roads to Hana and upcountry.(unlike west Maui which is cutoff by a long narrow drive to reach from airport/central Maui). I particularly enjoy the choice of walking to good snorkeling beach, driving a short distance to many other excellent South Maui beaches, or quick access to Wailea's high end shopping, restaurants, music, hotel spas and equally easy access to affordable groceries and restaurants in nearby Kihei.

What makes this condo unique

Tenants get discounts at nearby golf courses and walking access to my favorite beach (long, uncrowded with turtles and fishing swimming in the coral just offshore)

Amenities

Wailea Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Upstairs bath spacious dressing area Shower and tub Downstairs half bath i.e. Vanity and toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Although my unit does not have ocean view, it is a short walk to beach through beautifully landscaped grounds.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

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Maui Beachfront Luxury Townhouse at Wailea
average rating of 4.7826085 based on 23 reviews
5

Convenient location, nice quiet complex, has everything needed for a home away from home.

  • 5 of 5

If you don't mind the "not-modern-look", this unit is it. It's clean, spacious for a family of three (2 adults & 1 kid) and worths every penny. Another relative member who was going with us stopped by to check the unit out also said she will definitely want to rent this unit next time going to Maui. Internet was fast. TV had so many channels.Thanks James and Simone for very responsive to my inquries. We had a good time and didn't want to leave that soon! (We stayed a week).

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay
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5

Ekahi Village, Hawaiian for "perfect vacation"

  • 5 of 5

Three-minute walk to arguably the best swimming/snorkeling/sunning beach on earth, five-minute drive to the Kihei strip, comfortable, quiet, and stocked with every possible thing you could need to have a carefree, relaxing vacation. Hands down the best place I've ever stayed in Maui.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you appreciate being at a great beach like Keawakapu as much as I do.
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3

Good Condo for Couple

  • 3 of 5

Good location and convenient to adult smaller pool. The main pool location is about

a 10 minute walk. Unfortunately, no hot tub.

The unit is roomy with an upstairs BR. Hasn't had any remodel but very clean

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay Hot Tub not a feature of Ekahi Village--more often a hotel option Main virtue of unit is spacious quiet comfort with short walk to the beach
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5

Wailea condo

  • 5 of 5

An older condo ,very clean and has all the amenities you need.Close to the beach ,quiet private area.The condo is spacious and well layed out.We loved it and hope to return in the future.The contact person in Maui is a lovely woman very helpful.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place! Outstanding property manager!

  • 5 of 5

The place was great. Perfect location in Wailea.

Simone the property manager was extremely helpful.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful place to stay! This one has everything you need plus very short walk to the best beach!!!

  • 5 of 5

We searched everywhere for the best place for the money, this one has everything promised and more! The unit is very private and has everything you could need. The air conditioners are awesome and the response time if you have any questions is extremely prompt. We used the beach equipment provided, towels, chairs, cooler and even the beach umbrella for shade. Parking was easy even for visiting family and the unit is big enough for plenty of company to meet up for planning. The pool options are great however the best is located on/next to the beach. This place has all the character and charm you might expect when traveling to Maui however some updates could help. The stove worked great but a little older and the bathrooms are a little outdated but this was in no way an issue even for my very picky spouse. The décor/furniture is amazing and the privacy blinds can be opened to provide a almost outdoor experience yet still very private with no intruding neighboring windows. The t.v.s are great with smart tv capabilities such as netflix and screen mirroring viewing of the photos taken that day with family. There are also books, games, and nice ipod and bose sound options (even three Hawaiian style cds) for listening pleasure which I woke the family to every morning. My family of four had no problem sleeping with the king size master bed and the fold out bed in the couch downstairs which was very comfortable. The only problem we really had was leaving at the end of our stay and not being able to simply spend another week in this wonderfully accommodating home! I don't want everyone to expect the same but we were even allowed a late check out to accommodate the late flight. :) Thank you so much!!!! Book this place with confidence, all previous reviews are accurate and my experience certainly met expectations if not easily exceeded them!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Please inquire if you want specific services or want to make a prolonged stay offer.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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