About the property
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay5 nights
Condo, 1 Bedroom + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)
WOW! Million dollar ocean and beach view. Over 1000 square condominium, sleeps five. Very quiet and serene in a lovely complex. Third floor with elevator access. Beach at your fingertips. Main bedroom has a queen bed on lower level. Huge loft with queen and one twin bed offers a place for the kids. Another lower level living area has a pull out sleeping sofa. All linens, towels, kitchen appliances, etc. included.
YOU will LOVE this unit:
Kitchen fully remodeled and upgraded in 2009.
Remainder of Condo remodeled in the Spring of 2015 and included:
* Totally remodeled bath, with step-in shower, double sinks and tile flooring.
* Living and bed rooms have all new carpet.
* Kitchen and Entry/Hallway have all new tile.
* Fresh Paint through-out.
* New bedroom furniture.
Along with the entire condominium in excellent condition you arrive after the unit has been professional cleaned at NO ADDITTIONAL CHARGE, and rate includes all taxes.
Check in and what to do? How about Lay back, relax and listen to the waves, or sit on the lanai looking out over the ocean.
The Pono Kai condominium resort includes a pool, hot tub, sauna or play croquet, shuffle board or tennis.
Walk 75 feet to the ocean waves and sandy beach.
Just steps from the condo is a beautiful 5 mile walk and bike path linking the areas most beautiful beaches and best surfing spots.
Enjoy the Beach House Restaurant which is in Poipu, a great spot to catch the sunset, (almost as stunning from the Lani of the condo::) You might also want to consider golfing at the historic Princeville Hotel or go on a whale watching/snorkeling expedition. If you would like a few more ideas to help you as you explore we have a more detailed list of our favorite things which we will be glad to supply upon request.
The condominium is located 3 short blocks from historic downtown Kapaa with a variety of restaurants, bakeries, coffee shops, grocery stores, open air markets and unique shops
Please enjoy our little slice of Heaven. Thank you, Will and Joan
Will and Joan Nord
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- Apr 24, 2018
About Will and Joan Nord
Will and Joan Nord are Napa Valley residents and purchased the condominium to enjoy a little alone time, as well as special times with family and friends. As grape growers and with their own private label, they have remained stewards of the land fostering organic growing. Their daughters and husbands join them in the business and now Will and Joan spend time enjoying their 5 grandchildren and sneaking away from time to time to Kapaa. They are please to share their condominium with you and are sure will also enjoy your stay.
Will and Joan Nord purchased this Condo in 1997
Why Will and Joan Nord chose Kapaa
We fell in love with its small town feel and the sound of the ocean waves caressing us as we relax in our living room or on the lanai. We love the relaxed, beautiful 12 acre setting and we wanted to choose quieter, cleaner, greener Kauai after visits to Oahu, Maui, and the Big Island. We share the condominium with family and friends as well as folks looking for a Hawaiian getaway place to rent. We have a number of repeat renters who have also found our little gem to be most relaxing, with a fantastic location and amenities and unbelievable views and sunsets (and sunrises if you awaken early enough :-)
What makes this Condo unique
Kapaa is a friendly town with unlimited activities for everyone. From great shopping to sunshine, we have it. Grab a cup of coffee and homemade bread or macadamia nut sweet rolls at the local bakery. Enjoy shaved ice and an open air markets where locals shop for crafts, fresh local produce and sweets. Take a quiet walk along the beach or enjoy the ammenities of the condominium association or head out to the ocean to swim, surf or snorkel. Take an outing, golf, hike, four wheel, scuba, kayak, hula, sail, rest and then play again! Or stay home and BBQ the fresh catch of the day.
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Great Condo, will return!
Such a great condo. It's right on the beach with a million $ view. The condo had everything we needed. We chose a condo to keep costs down (we have 3 young boys who are picky eaters so a kitchen is a must).
We also were traveling in the early spring so the weather can be hit/miss on Kauai at this time if year. This allowed us not to commit to one side of the island. During our stay, we got better weather in the North shore that the south shore (surprisingly!).
We stopped at Wal Mart in Lihue before going to the condo to buy some basic foods. Glad we didn't buy much else as the unit was more than well equipped.
Upon arrival, the unit was as advertised. Great location located on the east coast so you can go either way on the island in less than about an hour. A short walk to shops and restaurants in Kapaa. The facility is very well manicured and has several bbqs and other amenities. As others have mentioned, the is no AC, but I think I counted 7 fans in the unit. We didn't have any issues with heat as the evening breezes cooled the unit down in less than 10 minutes after we returned from our daily outings. We stayed in March so we didn't have the summer heat, but on the hotter days of our stay, the place was comfortable once we opened the patio door facing the ocean.
The owners were very accommodating regarding our stay and seem like genuinely nice people. They could charge a lot more for the unit if they wanted to.
My only "knock" is it seems like the pool at the location was an after thought. Don't get me wrong, it's clean and the kids and us enjoyed the heck out of it. We met some great people at the pool and had no issues, it just seems that the facility could really set itself apart from other options with a better pool. Again, if nothing changed, we would stay here in a heartbeat. There is nothing wrong with the pool, but it's unremarkable.
Again, great view, the facility/grounds are great, location is central to both sides, the owners are fantastic and have provided everything a family could need to enjoy their stay. I would recommend this unit to anyone looking for a great family vacation. If we return to Kapaa, we will rent this unit.
great spot right on the beach and walking track, pictures on website don't do the view justice, resort close to town and lots of eateries. would love to stay again.
Everything you might want is there.
We loved being so close to the ocean. One of the best places to experience what we look for in Kauai is on your lanai or in the living room with the slider open to hear the waves. Thanks for letting us stay in your lovely island home!
Another Wonderful Stay
This was our second stay in this condo unit. We have stayed in several other units at the Pono Kai, all of which were fine, but this is our favorite and our first choice when we visit Kauai. You just can't beat the view from the lanai of this condo!
The unit lacks air conditioning but it is very seldom needed because of the trade winds which keeps the condo comfortable. Also, the condo doesn't have internet service but you can go to the lobby of the resort to get it free if you need or want.
We rate it 5 stars but others who are more particular might rate it 4 stars. However, no matter what rating it gets it's a great value for the price, location, amenities and of course the view!
Very nice resort.
This is a very nice resort. The unit we had was great. Grounds are well kept. The pool is a little small for the number of units here. This was our third stay at this resort and second time renting from this owner. We will be back next year.
We had a wonderful time! Great accommodations, facilities, and location. Thanks for sharing it with us.
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Cleaning prior to arrival and upon departure as well as all taxes are included in this price.