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Amazing Oceanfront Condo, Tropical Luxury, Great Value, 2 BR, 2 Bath

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 980 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 4. w/fully equiped kitchen.

Our Ocean Front condo has been remodeled in an island-style with an asianl touch. Enjoy Maui sand and surf just steps from the front of our complex. The Kanai A Nalu resort is centrally located on the southwest side of Maui at the beginning of a pristine beach that runs for 3.5 miles (or more) uninterrupted to the north end of Kihei. Our 3rd floor corner unit is a prime location on the quiet side of the complex (one of only 4 such units). It offers spectacular panoramic views of Haleakala (volcano), Molokini, other islands, and the south shore of Maui (from North Kihei to Wailea and beyond). You can fall asleep to the sound of gentle surf and wake to a glorious Maui sun rising over the 10,000 foot Haleakala volcano. From our private lanai enjoy breakfast, lunch and/or dinner while watching the ocean surf, whales and surfers during the given season. We often opt to dine in on our lanai because this wonderful setting is seldom matched when dining out.

The master bedroom (furnished in island-style) and bath are private with ocean views from two sides, and includes a wall mounted flat screen TV. The 2nd bedroom (furnished in island-style) and bath can be closed for privacy with a unique sliding door. The lanai is furnished to seat four for dining. The kitchen is equipped with range, refrigerator/freezer (with ice-maker), dishwasher, washer/dryer, and microwave. The dining area offers a dining table which is set to seat 4, but can be expanded to seat 8 or 10. The living area is furnished in an island-style with an oriental touch and includes a 42' HDTV and a HD BlueRay Player plus a supply of movies for your enjoyment. Our kitchen has a plentiful supply of dinner ware and cooking utensils and appliances.

Other amenities in the complex include:

Heated Pool just steps from the ocean

Gas BBQ's next to the Pool

Plenty of Lounge Chairs for Sun Bathing

In the condo you will find:

Beach Chairs and beach towels

2 hair dryers

Small Coolers for Picnics (also take one when shopping)

Float Noodles for the Pool or Ocean

More Details

Owner
Pam Thompson
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 20, 2017

About Pam Thompson

Bruce and Pam Thompson

Pam Thompson purchased this condo in 2001

Why Pam Thompson chose Central Maui

We loved the setting. Our unit is on the 3rd floor, a corner unit so the guest bedroom window is not on the walkway. To fall asleep with the ocean waves is a treat. The beach borders a National Wildlife Reserve. It's like finding the 'real' Maui. Turtles swimming by are an extra plus. It's Paradise for us!

Map

Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Kahului on Maui
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Beach Bums at Maalaea Shops
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Beach Bums
Car: necessary

Our oceanfront condo has been remodeled in an island-style with an Asian touch. The sand and surf are just steps from the front of our building. Kanai A Nalu is located at the beginning of a pristine beach that runs for 3.5 miles uninterrupted to North Kihei. Our 3rd floor corner unit is on the quiet side of the complex and offers spectacular views of Haleakala, Molokini, other islands and the full length of the southeast shore of Maui (Kihei to Wailea and beyond). You can fall asleep to the sound of gentle surf and wake to a glorious Maui sun rising over the 10,000 foot Haleakala volcano across Maalaea Bay. From our private lanai you can enjoy breakfast, lunch and/or dinner while watching the surf and during the seasons, whales or surfers on Maalaea Bay. Our master bedroom has ocean views from two sides and our 2nd bedroom has a garden view of the private/undeveloped property next door. The kitchen is remodeled and fully equipped with range, side by side refrigerator/freezer with ice maker, washer/dryer, dishwasher, and microwave. Our living room has an oriental style with air conditioning, a 42' HDTV and a BlueRay HD Player. The 2nd bedroom and bath can be closed for privacy from the main area with a unique sliding door. Free wireless or wired high speed internet is included.

Other amenities offered in the complex include:

Heated Pool in the central grounds near the ocean

Gas BBQ's near the Pool and close to the ocean

Walking distance to the Maui Ocean Center aquarium, shops and restaurants.

Also, walking distance to Maalaea Harbor for a variety of cruises (sightseeing, whale watching, snorkeling, scuba diving, and sports fishing).

The Pacific Whale Foundation located in the Maalaea Shops area has terrific educational whale, dolphin, snorkeling and turtle watching cruises.

Swimming and body surfing directly in front of the complex is generally very good.

Amenities

Wailuku Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 980 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Hairdryers are in vanity drawers. A good supply of bath towels are included. Beach towels are also available.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 37' Flat Screen TV wall mounted.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Twin beds can be made up as king bed.
  • Since our condo is a corner unit the master bedroom has direct ocean front with the sound of waves. Guest room window is on the side of the building and also has an ocean view.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Boat ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • 2 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • marina
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Amazing Oceanfront Condo, Tropical Luxury, Great Value, 2 BR, 2 Bath
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 52 reviews
Washington State
5

Mahalo nui loa

  • 5 of 5

We thank you for sharing your home with us, Pam and Bruce. Pam, you have been terrific to work with from the beginning of our reservation nearly a year ago through check-out yesterday. The unit is very comfortably furnished and has a very well-equipped kitchen. We felt right at home! This unit's views overlooking the ocean from the lanai along with great privacy being a corner unit can't be beat. We began each morning with the sunrise and we honu watched each day! I can only imagine how great whale-watching season is with this view. Listening to the waves from the lanai and bedroom window is so soothing. This, in and of itself, was worth the stay!

The grounds are well maintained with lots of trees and native plants in bloom. The pool is great and there is a lot of room to take a lawn chair and make yourself a little retreat area on the grounds. The beach is a hidden jewel with very few people around. You can take a long walk or virtually jog along the beach to Kihei. In the early evening, it's fun to barbecue and gather in the common area and meet new folks.

Thanks again for sharing your lovely place with us. We had a grand time!

Mahalo nui loa,

Angie

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Angie, It has been a pleasure to work with you, also. We are so glad you had a wonderful visit with your family. The condo is our home away from home that we enjoy sharing with others who can see all the hard work and love that has gone into it. It's so nice you felt at home. Please come again. Pam and Bruce
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5

Super schöne Wohnung

  • 5 of 5

Das Condo liegt direkt am Meer. Der Blick vom Balkon geht direkt auf das Meer und den Strand. Unglaublich schön! Meeresrauschen beim Essen und Schlafen! Die Wohnung ist sehr gut ausgestattet, sehr sauber und mit viel Liebe eingerichtet. Von der Lage her eine der besten der kleinen Wohnanlage. Ruhig und vor Blicken geschützt. Die gesamte Anlage mit div. Wohnungen ist super gepflegt. Reichlich Parkplätze. Ein kleinerer Pool und Liegen in dem großen Garten (Liegewiese) stehen zur Verfügung. Schwimmen kann man direkt vor dem Haus oder ein Stück weiter am öffentlichen Strand sehr gut. Strandspaziergänge sind wunderbar möglich. Man kann beim Spaziergang oder direkt vom Balkon aus die Schildkröten im Meer beobachten. Alle Sehenswürdigkeiten sind einfach erreichbar. Es war definitiv die beste Wohnung unserer gesamten Reise (4 Inseln, 5 Unterkünfte), wir wären sehr gerne länger geblieben! Die Vermieterin ist äußerst nett und im e-mail Kontakt sehr hilfsbereit mit Tipps für Wohnung und Insel. Sehr empfehlenswert. Jederzeit wieder und gerne länger !!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're glad you had such a good visit to Maalaea, Maui and enjoyed the condo. Please come visit again. Pam Here is the translation of the review: The condo is directly on the sea. The view from the balcony goes directly to the sea and the beach. Incredibly beautiful! Sea noise when eating and sleeping! The apartment is very well equipped, very clean and furnished with love. From the location one of the best of the small residential complex. Quiet and protected from sight. The entire complex with several apartments is super well maintained. Ample parking. A smaller pool and sun loungers in the large garden (Liegewiese) are available. Swimming can be right in front of the house or a bit further on the public beach very good. Beach walks are wonderful. You can watch the turtles in the sea during the walk or directly from the balcony. All sights are easily accessible. It was definitely the best apartment of our entire trip (4 islands, 5 accommodations), we would have loved to stay longer! The landlady is extremely nice and in e-mail contact very helpful with tips for apartment and island. Highly recommended. Anytime again and gladly longer!
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4

Pretty good

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Though very windy and dusty. Waves can get pretty loud at times. Worked well for us

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: If you enjoy the sounds of the ocean this is the condo for you, since the waves are about 30 feet from the condo grounds. We have a great view from our third floor corner unit of passing turtles and sometimes whales. We enjoy the Tradewinds to keep us cool.
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Best in the Maui

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much. We're glad you enjoyed staying at he condo and visiting Maui. Please come again. We appreciate you choosing our condo. Mahalo, Pam and Bruce
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Camas, WA
5

Relaxing stay for us.

  • 5 of 5

I can't really write an unbiased review since I'm the owner. We had a lot of fun with friends and family in between working on projects at the condo. We replaced the living room furniture, some bedroom window blinds, a bathroom light fixture, replaced sheets and towels and generally deep cleaned. Since Maui has stopped producing sugar cane, we noticed a huge decrease in the dust that forms on everything. The trade winds blew, the weather was perfect, and the highlight was seeing 70 turtles resting on the beach at Ho'okipa Beach Park beyond Paia. The turtles rest on the beach everyday around 2 pm according to a local. We swam in the ocean to view them and watch them swim ashore. The turtle resting spot is something new for our guests to see. Maui is always a wonderful time for us. We try to keep the condo in tip top shape for our guests to enjoy our "home away from home".

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Oceanfront Condo

  • 5 of 5

The picture is very accurate of the view from the lanai. We loved this condo. My husband and adult daughter kept saying "wow, great choice." The condo is lovely and was clean and well-furnished on our arrival. (And I'm picky about "clean".) It was just wonderful. The location was terrific. You can easily drive up and down the coast of West Maui. We also went to Haleakala (which is visible from the lanai) and enjoyed the drive. The road to Hana definitely requires a full day and courage navigating the roads--but very very worth it. The cliffs and black sand beaches are breathtaking. And...each adventure we took--we loved returning to this marvelous condo. We loved seeing so many sea turtles. This was our third visit to Maui, and we would most definitely stay in this condo again!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the excellent review. I'm picky about cleanliness, too so I always appreciate any feedback on the condition of the condo. Please come and stay again at our home away from home to enjoy Maui. Thank you, Pam
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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.42%

Bookings paid by check to the owner will not have a Service Fee charged.
A cleaning fee will be charged for rentals less than 5 days.
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Check in is 2 pm and check out is 10 am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.