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Stunning Oceanfront Luxury Condo at Kaha Lani Resort

Bedrooms 1
Half Baths1
Space 739 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

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



'This was a beautiful condo in the perfect location! You absolutely cannot go wrong with this place. The condo itself was gorgeous with a breathtaking view. Ocean view indeed! The grounds were quiet, especially at night. Unless you count the sound of the ocean waves lulling you to sleep.' Renee L

Walk into our spectacular oceanfront condominium and prepare to have your breath taken away. Totally remodeled, with dramatic views of the ocean and coastline, it is the closest building to the ocean. The living room opens to a spacious lanai and stunning ocean panoramas. The trade winds create a wonderful breeze throughout the condo. You are so close to the water that the waves will lull you to sleep. Watch whales (during winter months) and dolphins from the comfort of the living room or from your private lanai. This oceanfront end unit condo is located on the second floor and has amazing views of the beautiful Kauai shore.

Our central location on the Coconut Coast of Kauai's east side makes it easy to explore the entire island. The Kaha Lani is completely surrounded by open space which creates a quiet and peaceful setting. The oceanfront Wailua Golf Course, rated one of the top municipal golf courses in the nation, is next door to the south and within easy walking distance. Just steps across the lawn from our condo are miles of beautiful uncrowded beaches. Follow the foot / bike path that runs between the condo and the beach to the north and you will arrive at Lydgate State Park beach (about a 5-7 minute walk). Here you will find 2 sheltered lagoons perfect for snorkeling and swimming.

Follow the foot path south of the Kaha Lani and you will arrive at the Kamalani Playground and Kamalani Bridge, a great community-built playground for children. “Kitchens”, an excellent surfing beach, is just south of the condo as well. Walk the miles of unspoiled white sand beaches right in front of your condo or enjoy the lush tropical landscaping on the grounds of Kaha Lani.

Our condo is perfectly situated in the middle of the island with restaurants, shopping, golf and incredible beaches at your disposal. We are just minutes from the Wailua River, the airport, the Smith Family Luau, the Coconut Marketplace, other shopping, and the quaint town of Kapa’a.

Activities abound in this excellent central location. The Smith Family Luau, the most popular luau on the island, is almost across the street. The Wailua River is 1 minute away. Take a boat ride up it to the Fern Grotto or canoe up the Wailua to the Secret Falls trailhead. Opaeka'a Falls is minutes away. Or rent bikes in Kapa'a and ride along the ocean.

The condo has been totally remodeled. Relax on the new lanai furniture or enjoy the Tommy Bahama furnishings that reflect the island lifestyle. The kitchen, which sports custom Brazilian Cherry cabinets, granite countertops, and modern stainless appliances, is a gourmet chef’s playground. Both bathrooms have travertine floors, granite countertops on custom vanities and marble surrounds the tub/shower in the main bath. Enjoy the luxury of your king sized bed with high thread count linens.

A short walk from your door are the swimming pool, outdoor barbecues and tennis courts where you can lounge, play, take a refreshing dip or grill your island favorites while taking in the gorgeous views. The Kaha Lani is truly the epitome of paradise. We welcome the opportunity to share our “home away from home” with you for the island experience of a lifetime.

Our home is NON-SMOKING.

Keywords: Amazing, Amazing, Amazing Bargain, panoramic views, romantic's paradise, honeymooner's delight, breathtaking, completely remodeled with custom home upgrades, private, end unit, stunning views, Kapa’a, quiet

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Property Manager
Mary Hinson
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 8, 2017

About Mary Hinson

The minute we walked into our condo, we fell in love with it. It was a diamond in the rough. We have put our heart and soul into restoring it so others might enjoy it also.

We live in Tucson, AZ for most of the year and treasure the time we spend in our 2nd home on Kauai.

Mary Hinson purchased this condo in 2010

Why Mary Hinson chose Lihue-Kalapaki

My husband and I have been visiting Kauai for years. When we visit, we feel as if we are coming home.

We fell in love with our condo the minute we walked in. It was a 'diamond in the rough', but we could only imagine ourselves there. My brother and sister-in-law visited and they, too, fell in love with this condo. We bought it as our family's second home.

The great location was a primary reason for purchasing our condo. It is close to the airport, golfing, surfing, swimming and snorkeling , shopping and many outdoor activities. Because it is so close to the water and is completely surrounded by open space, it feels like our own private oasis. It is close to the Wailua River, the Smith Family Luau, Opaekaa Falls, and tons of spectacular scenery.

The bike/ walking path, which is steps from our condo, offers the opportunity to walk or bike for mikes along the ocean. There are miles and miles of unspoiled beaches. We also really like that our condo is midway between the North Shore and the South Shore. The Kapaa area is warmer in the winter than the North Shore. There are also great restaurants and shops nearby.

What makes this condo unique

There are so many benefits that are unique to our condo. It is stunningly beautiful.

Our condo is an oceanfront end unit. It is closest to the water. When you walk in, you will gasp in amazement. The views are breathtaking. Luxurious features, including Tommy Bahama furniture, a gourmet kitchen with custom Brazilian Cherry cabinets and granite countertops, travertine and marble throughout, and high thread count linens will ensure that your stay will be amazing.

We enjoy sitting on the new patio furniture on the lanai and watching the whales and dolphins swim by. We watch spectacular sunrises while sipping our morning coffee on the lanai.

The other thing we love about our condo is its outstanding central location. It is completely surrounded by open space- the ocean in front, Lydgate Park bordering the north, the Wailua Golf Course to the south, and county/ state land to the east. It is a private oasis yet is close to everything. There is a great bike/ walking path immediately in front of our condo that stretches for miles along the shore. We can walk or bike to stores or other beaches. There are miles and miles of beaches in front of the condo, including a great surfing beach next door.

Surrounded by serenity, it is truly our heavenly place.


Līhuʻe Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 739 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Sink
  • Bathrooms feature granite counters, custom Brazilian Cherry cabinets, and marble surrounds and floor. Everything is premium.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • King size beds (1) Great matress and premium linens., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sized Spring Air sofa bed.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Our condo is totally remodeled from top to bottom with many custom home features including Brazilian Cherry cabinets, granite countertops, travertine and marble throughout, and Tommy Bahama furniture. The kitchen is fully equipped with professional cookware and is a gourmet chef's delight. New patio furniture, including a dining set, graces the lanai. There is a new high definition tv in the living room with a blu-ray player and also a new high definition tv in the bedroom. Linens are high thread count cotton. Please note: washer and dryer are located steps from the condo in the complex laundry. This condo is cooled by ceiling and floor fans and ever present tradewinds. None of the condos on site, including ours, and very few condos on Kauai have air conditioning. The condo is surrounded by Lydgate Park. There is a bike/ walking path in front of our condo that goes for miles in either direction.


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Stunning Oceanfront Luxury Condo at Kaha Lani Resort
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews

Great view and central location

  • 5 of 5

This cozy, well apointed condo is steps from the ocean and was just right for our short trip to Kauai. Being a VRBO host as well with a condo in Maui, I appreciated the easy directions and welcome packet being at the rental car company waiting for us upon arrival as well as access to an app for directions, internet password, etc. Additionally the condo is centrally located and perfect for a short trip to Kauai. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely breath taking

  • 5 of 5

All around clean, friendly, great location

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nicely kept older property, and this unit has been completely updated and is wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Excellent. Would definitely come to same place if I ever get back to Hawaii.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saskatoon, SK

Clean and well kept. Great location and unbeatable view!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our time at 219 Kaha Lani. It had stunning views of the ocean and we spent much time relaxing on the lanai. It was also a great location on the island, with less than an hours drive to any of the great spots, whether north or south. 5 mins to the Safeway and other shopping / snorkel gear rental etc. Also walking distance to Lydgate beach park which is a great swimming area for kids if you have them! The condo is slightly off the highway (not the same for many others) which means it was a little more quiet.

The unit was clean, nicely appointed, and the bed was comfortable. Despite no AC, we didn't feel hot the whole time - ocean breezes and fans kept things nice and cool. Mary was a pleasure to deal with as well.

Great experience and highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Brad and Johanna, We are so happy that you chose to stay at our condo and that you had a great trip. We agree that the location is perfect and are happy you loved our "home away from home." You are right about the view; it is incredible. Every time I walk into the condo, my heart drops at the sight of the ocean. I feel as if I could reach out and touch it as it is so close. We are honored that you chose to stay with us and hope you'll be back. With much aloha, Mary & Daryl
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Beautiful unit and very responsive owners!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just spent four nights in this condo. It was beautiful and clean. The lanai had amazing views of the ocean! Mary was great about offering area information, ideas about what to do and where to go, etc. The helicopter ride was the highlight of our trip! She was very quick to get back to us with any questions - even when I asked her where to find the coffee grinder! :) The only drawback was the lack of AC. I knew about this when I booked the condo, but it was a little warmer inside than I expected, especially during the day. The bedroom had two fans in it, so we were fine at night, but we were a little warm (at times) in the rest of the unit. Maybe that's just us - we live in Arizona so we're used to dry air and everything being overly air conditioned! Ha ha. It's still a great place to stay - just something to be aware of. Kauai is a beautiful place with lots of amazing things to do. Unfortunately, my husband and I both got a miserable virus which put a serious dent in our Hawaiian vacation! We tried our best to have fun anyway, but I'd like a do-over! When that day comes, I would consider staying here again. I would also recommend it to others. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Kim, Thanks for your review and for choosing to stay with us. I'm so sorry you became ill doing your visit. You definitely need a redo of your Hawaiian vacation. I'm sorry you were a bit warm. Usually, the condo is very comfortable.The living room and the bedroom each have two fans, both a ceiling fan and a tower floor fan, and the kitchen has a fan on the counter. We are so close to the ocean and it's also cooled by the tradewinds. (We stayed there 10 days right before you and I actually got cool, so I guess it depends on the guest). Hope you're both feeling much better and that you'll be back to Kauai. Mahalo, Mary
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Sandy, Utah

Fabulous Place and Wonderful Owners

  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about this place and will always stay here when we visit Kauai. First off, the owners are absolutely top-shelf. Most of my correspondence was with Mary, and she always returned phone calls and responded to emails promptly, usually within minutes, and she was very helpful and forthcoming with information. We had a medical emergency and had to make change to our reservation and the owners could not have been more helpful and understanding. The management company they use, Kauai Vacation Rentals, is also very good; returning phone calls, sending information, and making sure everything goes smoothly. You can make this reservation and rest assured all will go well.

The unit itself is everything described on line and more; well appointed, beautiful, comfortable furniture, great kitchen, fabulous views, etc. The kitchen was the best equipped we’ve ever seen in a condo. It had every utensil you could possibly want to prepare any meal. We loved morning coffee and afternoon cocktails on the lanai, walks along the beach, and the morning sunrise. The location itself is very quiet, but only minutes from great restaurants and shopping.

If you’re considering this unit you are already sold on the wonderfulness of Kauai, and the owners made the experience even more wonderful by sending us a write-up of things to do and things to avoid in the area. Be sure to ask them for it. Ninety percent of what we did was on Mary’s list of recommendations and we were very happy with all of them. We took an Island Helicopter Jurassic Falls trip and a Holo Holo Charters Napali coast tour and both were excellent. We ate at the following restaurants and all were very good to excellent: Hukilau Lanai, Kauai Pasta, Eggberts, Tiki Tacos, Monico’s, Sushi Bushido, and Dukes. Tunnels beach had rip tide warnings the day we were there (it was April), so snorkeling was somewhat limited but still good. The beach itself is the most beautiful we’ve ever seen, well worth the walk to get there. Thanks again Mary & Daryl for sharing your wonderful condo and your excellent advice.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Wailua Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Kuhio Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Monico's, Street Burger, Kintaros, Hukilau Lana
Nearest Beach
In front of condo
Car: recommended

Smith Family Luau is across the street. There are several other activities close by. Canoeing up the Wailua River and a hike to Secret Falls is spectacular. There are several local options including Hawaiian Dancing, visiting the Hawaiian Museum and Hawaiian Cultural Center, shopping at Farmers' Markets, oceanfront walking path in front of condo and snorkeling at Lydgate is within walking distance. You can rent bikes in Kapaa and ride the bike path along the ocean. It's beautiful.

There are many great restaurants nearby including Eggberts for breakfast and Hukilau Lanai for dinner. The options are endless.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $135
Damage Deposit $200

Please book directly with owners. We do this to save our guests the VRBO Online Booking fees (which are often hundreds of dollars).

Except for prime-time bookings, cancellations require a 90-day written notice for refund of your initial deposit less a $75 processing fee. If less than 90 days' written notice, the entire initial deposit is forfeited. If less than 60 days' written notice, the rent & excise tax are forfeited.

An initial deposit and reservation fee are required to confirm your reservation within ten days of booking. The balance is due within 60 days of booking. Your refund will be returned to you approximately 2-4 weeks after your departure. Charges for damage that is more than normal wear and tear will be deducted.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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