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Spectacular 5th Floor Ocean View Condo at Kamaole Beach #1

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

E Komo Mai! Welcome to Kamaole Beach Royale, our home away from home. Across the street from the beach.

We enjoy a spectacular view of the beach, the ocean, and the neighbour islands from the fifth floor of Kamaole Beach Royale, a six-storey, building situated right across the street from Kamaole Beach #1. Kamaole Beach #1 is one of three famous beaches within walking distance, and was voted Maui’s #1 swimming beach by Maui Revealed, (2012 Edition).

Our condo, which we purchased in March, 2011, is tastefully furnished and decorated, featuring original Hawaiian artwork gathered over the many years our family lived on Maui, Hawaii’s “Valley Isle”.

In the last few months we purchased high-quality linens, bath towels, beach towels, and “Hawaiiana” designer dishes. We installed luxurious, durable 'Smart Strand Silk' carpeting in our living room and bedroom. Our kitchen is fully-stocked with everything you need to enjoy home-cooked dinners on our ocean-view lanai. We keep pantry essentials stocked for our guests, including tea, coffee, spices, olive oil and vinegar.

Our master bedroom has a television, telephone, and queen-sized bed with 800 thread count sheets and custom, designer bed spread. If you need extra sleeping space, we have an electric, queen-sized air bed for your convenience. A five panel shoji screen (stored under bed) provides a private sleeping space.

We are pleased to offer our guests the use of our many beach toys, including two quality snorkel sets (man’s and woman’s mask, fins, and snorkel) beach chairs, umbrella, frisbees, various beach balls, and coolers and “cold bags” - great for picnics on the beach or for hiking up Haleakala. We have binoculars on hand for whale-watching from the lanai during whale season (December - April).

We provide complementary high-speed Wi Fi and toll-free calling to the US mainland and to Canada. Our condo is maintained on an ongoing basis with assistance from our on-island representatives and cleaners, Eric and Cathy, who make sure everything is in place prior to your arrival. They are available to provide any assistance you might need during your stay.

The views from our private lanai are especially spectacular at sunset. At sunrise the tiny island birds will greet you from the palm tree fronds that reach the lanai, and, if you provide even the slightest encouragement, they will be on the lanai with you.

Kamaole Beach Royale is a beautifully landscaped, concrete-frame, and, therefore, incredibly quiet building. Take advantage of the lovely pool and surrounding gardens, and, as a special treat, visit the KBR rooftop garden which is equipped with tables, lounges and commercial grade BBQ’s. Enjoy the 180 view from the rooftop garden and meet other KBR guests over a sunset drink.

Or, just chill out on your private lanai in # 509 and watch the sun slowly set over the ocean and the neighbour islands. If you like, try our conch shell on the lanai: it's a Hawaiian tradition to blow the conch at sunset. If you need a conch lesson, take in the free hulu show and torch-lighting ceremony at the Four Seasons Hotel in Wailea. (Ask the torch lighter for some insider tips;-)

We hope you enjoy our home away from home as much we do.

With much Aloha,

Wendy & Bob

Keywords: Apartment, suite, unit, flat, beach view

More Details

Owner
Wendy Watson
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 30, 2018

About Wendy Watson

Owners are Bob & Wendy Watson from

Langley, British Columbia. We are pictured on an evening at Five Palms Beach Grill - one of our favourite spots.

We have a long history with Maui, Hawaii’s “Valley Isle”. Wendy's parents lived in Kihei for twenty years; our now-grown children have fond memories of Christmases with Nannie and Poppa, learning to boogie board at the Kamaole beaches when they were little and, when they were older, learning to surf at Charlie Young beach, just up the street.

In 2005, after Mom and Dad moved back to British Columbia, Kamaole Beach Royale became our new family vacation home. In March, 2011, we were thrilled to be able to buy our beautiful condo here at KBR and to share it with our family, our friends and our guests: you!

“E Komo Mai”. Welcome to our home away from home!

Much Aloha,

Wendy

Wendy Watson purchased this condo in 2011

Why Wendy Watson chose Kihei

Kamaole Beach Royale, located at Kamaole Beach #1 in South Kihei, Maui, is one of only 3 concrete-framed apartments in Kihei. As a result, our apartment has exceptional views and is also exceptionally quiet.

What makes this condo unique

My husband, Bob and I loved this apartment as soon as we walked in. It has a breathtaking view and is furnished in a tasteful yet comfortable style. Since buying the apartment in 2011, we have updated our already lovely 'home away from home' to ensure we have provided everything a guest might need on a vacation to the 'Valley Isle'.

We are pleased to offer our guests high-speed wireless internet connection and free long distance to U.S and Canada.

Amenities

Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
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 ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Electric Beds - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , We have 2 electric beds (single and queen).
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beautifully appointed, tastefully-decorated condo: original artwork, 'Hotel Collection' bath towels, 800 thread-count sheets, Hawaiiana designer dishware, sofa bed in living room, beach chairs, boogie boards, two high-quality snorkle sets, beach toys, beach towels, picnic 'cool bags', coolers, Hawaiian music collection, Maui and neighbour island travel books and information, island maps, hair dryer, table for four and couch on lanai, stunning ocean views from condo, roof top deck has gas BBQ, tables, lounges, building has lovely pool and surrounding garden, Kamaole Beach Royale is across street from Kamaole Beach #1, voted Maui's best swimming beach, near Dolphin Plaza and other amenities, great restaurants nearby, endless beach for morning walks, great snorkling, enjoy view, palm trees, and island birds from the lanai,

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(78 traveler reviews)

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Spectacular 5th Floor Ocean View Condo at Kamaole Beach #1
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5

Our happy place

  • 5 of 5

This is the second year in a row that we have stayed in Wendy's condo. The view is spectacular, the condo is well furnished, and everything is nearby--the beaches, the restaurants, and the shops. As always, it was a pleasure dealing with Wendy.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oakville, Ontario
5

MAUI AT IT’S BEST !

  • 5 of 5

Each day you awake in this lovely space knowing your day will be perfect ! Watch for the whales in season, plan an adventure or walk across the street to one of Maui’s fabulous beaches. The owners have insured that the condo is immaculate, stocked with all your basic needs, equipped for just about any activity you wish ( snorkel equipment etc) and there is all the information you need to enjoy your time on the island. IF you can discover any shortcoming rest assured it will be taken care of with a phone call. Wendy and Bob are a delightful couple who put their heart and soul into ensuring the best experience possible. Mahalo to them both for making this our ‘happy place’ in Kehei !

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Surrey, BC Canada
4

Our Stay January 2018

  • 4 of 5

The condo was clean and brightly decorated, with a wonderful view of the ocean. It is in a central location, with convenient amenities. It felt like "home". Wendy and Bob provided valuable information on shopping, dining, favourite walks and beaches. The condo is equipped with beautiful towels and all kitchen supplies one would require. We are returning for 4 weeks next year.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bothell, Wa
5

Paradise Found

  • 5 of 5

We had a great two week stay at Wendy’s delightful condo. The location was absolutely ideal. Steps from the beach and close to a wide variety of reasonable restaurant options. Wendy provides a fully equipped kitchen and everything you need for the beach. We enjoyed the lanai for all of our meals and for the beautiful sunsets. We highly recommend this condo and have already booked for next year.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location and nice view for morning breakfast

  • 4 of 5

Loved the location, view and amenities. Very clean. Front desk people were helpful. Books, extras were a nice touch.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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5

Our Honeymoon in Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

As newlyweds, we couldn't have asked for a better place to spend a week away from the rat race than at the Watson's lovely condo at Kamaole Beach Royale.

This was our second time staying at The Watson's. All of the little touches truly make you feel like yoi are staying at a good friend's place rather than a sterile hotel room. We were able to stock up on groceries from the nearby Safeway and had daily breakfast on the balcony (aka "lanai") overlooking the ocean, which is directly across the street.

Wendy was kind enough to provide us with boogie boards, and within seconds of leaving the apartment we were across the street in the ocean. We actually swam side by side with giant sea turtles. A priceless moment!

The Watson's lanai has a staggeringly impressive view. The pictures just don't do it justice. We attempted to take sunset photos the first few days, and eventually just gave up and enjoyed the view. It has to be seen to be believed. Upstairs on the roof top patio you can barbecue and enjoy the sunset at the same time. There are two grills and if you are lucky you can be the only ones up there.

There are plenty of restaurants within a short walk or a $5-10 Uber. Some of the places we enjoyed were:

* Monsoon India - reserve a table for sunset, the view is spectacular. We saw whales!

* Five Palms - a classy place on the beach with a half price happy hour menu and drinks at the bar between 6-10pm.

* Koiso sushi is right across the street from the condo and is revered as the "best on Maui". An authentic Sushi bar to rival all others. (Check out their yelp reviews) Make your reservations BEFORE your stay, as they can be booked for up to 2-3 months in advance.

* Cafe O' Lei - a wide variety of good food, and in our humble opinion, the best French Onion Soup ever made.

In The Watson's email package there is a document called "Wendy's Maui Favorites", full of all kinds of activities. We really enjoyed driving up to Ulapalakua to the ranch and winery. Pineapple wine! We also visited Makawao, which had lots of unique boutique shops and artist's galleries. We stayed for dinner and some live music at Casanova's.

As mentioned, it is the little touches that makes you feel at home, like a Chromecast for watching Netflix, free wifi, beach towels, snorkels, boogie boards, beach chairs, coffee maker, plus a lovely welcome package, and more!

Thanks to Wendy and Bob for making our Honeymoon spectacular!

Mahalo!

Mr. And Mrs. Shaw

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Kahului
Nearest Barpub
350 Metres
Sports Bar
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Kihei Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
500 Metres
Pi'ilani
Nearest Restaurant
375 Metres
Cafe O' Lei
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Kamaole Beach #1

Whale watch from lanai or rent boat from nearby Kihei boat ramp, or take tour with Pacific Whale Foundation at Maalaea Harbour. Take advantage of 'freebies' at nearby Wailea hotels. Phone conceriege to schedule art tours and garden tours at Grand Wailea and Four Seasons, and early morning outrigger canoe tours at the Kea Lani. Enjoy nearby local cafes and restaurants: Cafe a la Plage, Cafe au Lei, and, in particular, the Five Palms, where you can dine right at the ocean. Don't forget the best restaurant in town, the rooftop at Kamaole Beach Royale, where you can bbq, meet other guests and watch the sunset. Or, just stay in 509, order a pizza from next door and watch the beautiful ocean sunset from your private lanai.

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Additional information about rental rates

We offer a 10% discount for stays of 30 days or more.
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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