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Garden view. Free WiFi & phone (Canada & US) Many extras

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
4 - 5 nights

About the property

Quiet, breezy 1 BR, 2nd Floor, Bldg 3. Garden view. Sleeps 2-4.

This is a beautiful condo decorated with a tropical theme. Sleeps 2-4. It has a new A/C unit in the living room, quiet ceiling fans in the living room and bedroom, and drapes to prevent overheating in the afternoon. On many days the cool ocean breezes through the windows and lanai door coupled with the fans are all that is needed for tropical comfort. It is equipped with a comfortable queen size bed in the bedroom and convertible sofa-double bed in the living room. It has a built in washer and drier so you can pack lightly for your vacation. The kitchen is fully equipped for cooking and baking needs. Bathroom and bedroom linens are provided. The bathroom was fully remodeled in June 2014. We provide beach chairs, beach towels, a beach umbrella, and a small cooler for your enjoyment on Maui's great beaches. The condo is located in the most popular Maui Vista Building #3 which is the choice of many long term residents because of its location away from road noise. Free parking is included with the rental. There are daily (M-F) poolside orientation talks to help with reservations, restaurant recommendations, and discount coupons for dining and other activities. We will work with you to make your stay most enjoyable. Discounts may be available for Long Stays and for Last Minute bookings.


Owner
Linda
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017

About Linda

Linda and Larry live in the college town of Davis, California. Linda is Associate Director of the newly formed Feminist Research Institute at the University of California at Davis.. Larry is retired and takes care of our Davis garden and pool. (Larry loves Maui Vista because he can enjoy the tropical gardens and pool without taking care of them!) We love the beach and we enjoy running in the Maui Oceanfront 15k race in January. After renting other condos at Maui Vista for 4 years, we decided to purchase this beautiful condo in 2013. We love to travel and we found this condo to be one of the most comfortable, relaxing places we have stayed. We will do our best to make certain you enjoy your stay here.

Linda purchased this condo in 2013

Why Linda chose South Maui

Location! Tropical Comfort! Amenities!

This is a beautiful condo, freshly repainted throughout, fully equipped, with updated tropical decor, and new to the rental market. There are many reasons why you should seriously consider booking this unit.

1. It is located on the second floor in the highly desirable Building 3. This building is the quietest in the complex since it farthest from the traffic noise on South Kihei Road, yet is close enough to the ocean to enjoy cooling ocean breezes.

2. One of Maui's best beaches (Charley Young/Kamaole 1 beach) is just across the street within easy walking distance. (Google the live web cam for Charley Young Beach and make your friends envious when they see you enjoying the beach!)

3. This unit has a peaceful view of the beautifully landscaped tropical gardens of Maui Vista from the lanai and the living room/kitchen. New lanai furniture so you can Enjoy morning coffee on the lanai & listen to the birds.

4. Our photos are always updated. Last update was 8/24/2014

5. The unit is professionally cleaned and well-maintained by a local management company (Maui Condo and Home) who are always available to take care of our guest needs or emergencies.

6.We provide beach chairs, beach towels, beach umbrella, body boards, and a cooler for your days on the beach. We also provide tools to use with the convenient outdoor gas grills on the property.

7. We respond quickly to inquiries and are very easy to work with.

8. The bedroom has a new bedroom set, a very comfortable bed and a ceiling fan.

9. The living room has a 40 inch LCD TV with cable, a cd player, I-touch dock, and DVD player.

10. Free, unlimited wireless internet and free long distance calling to anywhere in the US and Canada.

11. Overall, this is a GREAT value for the quiet tropical comfort and amenities we offer!

12. We have recently added a small printer for printing out your boarding passes and a wonderful leather recliner.

What makes this condo unique

Enjoying ocean breezes and the tropical garden view from the Lanai of this condo is very relaxing. Linda especially loves early morning barefoot running on the beach across the street and we both love running uphill from the condo and/or along the oceanfront path in Wailea which give us running routes of 6 to 10 miles of tropical beauty! The condo is an easy walk or short drive to some great restaurants, shopping, and places along the ocean to enjoy Mai Tais and tapas at sunset!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our stay at your place was great! Very comfortable and clean. The only thing I would suggest is getting some board games or cards and movies to have for renters to use while there. That was the only thing we thought that was missing- otherwise the kitchen was well stocked! I can also say that it was great having beach chairs, towels and a cooler bag available to use. The location was excellent and we were able to walk get a latte, some breakfast and groceries. Whatever we needed was just a short walk away. The beach across the street was great to spend a day at or watch the sunset. Your kitchen had everything we needed to cook and the lanai was great to sit out on and eat and listen to the birds in the trees. Thank you.
Dec 2013
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(56 traveler reviews)

Garden view. Free WiFi & phone (Canada & US) Many extras
average rating of 4.892857 based on 58 reviews
5

Awesome and great location!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 8 days over Christmas and it was excellent. 2 minute walk to the beach (Charlie Young) which is excellent for swimming and seeing turtles. We had one turtle swim right past us while just wading in the water. The condo is close to rentals for snorkelling and boarding as well as many great restaurants and bars. The condo itself is well equipped with everthing you would want. Barbecue, pool right outside the door. Not great views of the beach but on a clear day you see up to Haleakala volcano. Thank for sharing your place Linda. Would recommend for a couple wanting a safe, clean, and fantastic location!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review. Prior to buying this condo, we stayed in a couple that had great beach views. However, they were closer to S. Kihei Road and we found the traffic noise was very bothersome. So we chose this condo, which is in the building farthest from the road because it is very quiet. The lanai has a great relaxing garden view. We enjoy hearing the tropical birds sing as we eat breakfast on the lanai. As this guest notes, the beach is a short walk away. We have also seen giant turtles on Charley Young Beach where Linda likes to do short barefoot jogs on the sand. We hope you will join us again soon. Mahalo.
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5

Lovely, clean condo in sunny Kihei

  • 5 of 5

We completely loved our stay in your beautiful condo, Linda. Great location. Close to a gorgeous beach, and walking distance to restaurants, shops, Foodland and the best ice cream ever next to the Subway 4 blocks away.

We appreciated all the stuff that made living here easy and comfortable, and I just wish we could stay longer. I especially love the new kitchen with the granite countertop and stainless appliances and the tile work in the shower. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We picked this condo because of its central location close to the things this guest highlights. An added advantage is that Kihei is in one of the driest parts if Maui, giving you more great beach days. A common statement is that guests wish they could stay longer! We agree. We hope you return again soon.
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5

Excellent home away from home.

  • 5 of 5

This is the 4th unit at the Maui Vista we have stayed in and by far the best. Loved the convenience of the remodeled shower and the high lanai chairs to see over the railing. Thank you also Linda for your quick response to any minor issues we had. As your other guests, we enjoyed the closeness of the Kamaole beaches for swimming and sunsets and shopping. We are Looking forward to our next visit.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. Communication with our guests is very important for us to correct minor issues and to make certain everything is in great working order. Like these guests, Larry and I enjoy sitting on the lanai to view the well groomed grounds of Maui vista and to listen to the tropical bird songs. We also enjoy the easy walk to beaches, shopping and dining. We look forward to your next visit. Mahalo.
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5

Very nice

  • 5 of 5

We loved your condo. Very clean and updated. I would definetly recamend this to anyone who is looking to stay in the kihei area. I hope it is avalible next time we visit maui. Thank you

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Updated, clean and comfy, in the heart of it all!

  • 5 of 5

The condo is right in the middle of the action on S. Kihei Rd., a walkable area that includes restaurants, bars, shopping, grocery, and of course the beach! Gorgeous upgrades and every necessity available makes this the perfect getaway for a weekend or a month! I'm recommending Linda's place to my friends, and will be rebooking myself for my next escape to Maui!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review. You highlight all the reasons we chose this condo originally. We love to welcome back returning guests. Hope to see you again soon.
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5

Wow!

  • 5 of 5

Wow is the only word to describe the location of the unit, near everything, surf snorkel beaches. Everything we could need for enjoying the stay, was there, boogies boards, snorkling kit, ice packs and a portable cooler!

And Linda is very kind!

Definitly will recommand!

Yanick and Sabrina

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay in our Maui condo. We hope to welcome you back again soon.
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Map

Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Charley Young Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Kihei Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
HighSeason16/17
Dec 15 2016 - Apr 14 2017
5 night minimum stay
$145
$945
$3,750
 
 
Low Season 2017
Apr 15 2017 - Dec 14 2017
4 night minimum stay
$95
$595
$2,250
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$150
$945
$3,750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $90 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.42%

This is a non smoking property. Rates are for 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 4 including all children. Additional guests more than 2 will add $10 per day per person to the rental rate. If guests decline/cancel the property damage protection (pdp)fee, a $3000 security deposit will be charged at the time of booking. This is only partially refundable. Fees on this deposit are 2-3 times the pdp cost.

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Amenities

Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 588 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , outdoor shower , Outdoor shower available on the grounds
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living Room Convertible sofa/bed - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Sofa in living room converts into a double bed
  • Large closet, dresser, mirror, night stands, ceiling fan. Mirrored sliding doors on closet
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Small printer provided for printing boarding passes. Docking station for iPod or iTouch. Some games: backgammon, cards, dice games, pick up sticks.

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