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Top-Floor, Full A/C, Beachfront/Oceanfront Tropical Paradise Await

Bedrooms 1
Space 547 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights


About the property

kywrds: Relax On Maui

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Our 1-bed/1-bath condo on the top floor (3rd), offers the best and most amazing views from Hale Kai O'Kihei condo and is perfect for two! (although can sleep 4). From the private lanai, sip your morning coffee or your evening cocktail, while being lulled by the soothing sounds of the ocean, enjoying tropical breezes, and viewing whales (in-season) or magical sunsets. Right out your door are the beautiful beachfront resort grounds, along with instant access to miles of sandy uncrowded beach (great for morning or evening strolls), swaying palm trees, and the beautiful Pacific. This unit is perfect for a couple, but can accommodate a maximum of 4 guests.

The air-conditioned bedroom is on the mauka side (the side opposite the beach) of the condo with a comfortably firm Cal-King bed, high thread count sheets, a Tommy Bahama quilt, ample closet and dresser storage, and an overhead fan. The living room also offers a separate AC, a TV, and an overhead fan. The kitchen features a new dishwasher and fridge, and is fully equipped for our guests to easily prepare delicious meals. The condo decor is "tasteful beachy", and features original art from both Maui and mainland artists. Depending on surf and weather conditions, you can enjoy stand-up-paddling in front of the condo complex, or windsurfing and kiteboarding nearby. HKOK's amenities include a pool, shuffleboard, lawn furniture, and gas grill barbecues. We provide two Tommy Bahama beach chairs for our guests (these are for our condo), beach towels, a beach bag, a cooler, and some beach games. Laundry facilities are conveniently located on the property.

The condo includes free wired and wireless high-speed (15meg) internet service. (This is NOT 'hotel service' internet with separate login screen every time you go online.) Our unit also features keyless entry, so no more worrying about keys!

Hale Kai O'Kihei offers the privacy and quiet of a residential street, but is within easy walking distance of a grocery store (Times Market), pharmacy (Long's Drugs), Azeka Shopping Centers, several great restaurants, a fitness center, Kihei Aquatic Center (lap swimming & water aerobics), scuba diving shop, scooter rentals, bank, and post office. Kihei Rent-A-Car is nearby and they offer shuttle service to and from the airport. Public transit is one block from the complex, and the condo is only a 10 minute drive to Wailea and a 20 minute drive to Kahului International Airport (OGG).


(Languages spoken: English, French, German, Spanish.)

More Details

Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french, german
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About Anita

I am Anita, and I hope I can help with your holiday needs in Maui! Ich spreche Deutsch, je parle français, y hablo español (un poquito!).


Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 547 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Large bathroom
  • Spacious bathroom with ample room for your toiletries. The linen closet holds towels.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • 1 bedroom with comfortably firm Cal-King bed, ceiling fan, high-end bedding, ample storage/closet space, and reading lamps. There is an iHome clock-radio/docking station (iPod, iPhone, iPad, MP3). (A Queen sleeper sofa is in the living room.). There is a safe in the bedroom closet for your valuables.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
This unit is on the 3rd floor. There is NO elevator. A complimentary in-room safe is provided.


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Top-Floor, Full A/C, Beachfront/Oceanfront Tropical Paradise Await
average rating of 5.0 based on 44 reviews

Great place to call home while on Maui

  • 5 of 5

Anita & Jim are terrific. So organized and thoughtful. Just down the stairs and over the dune to the beach. (I'd advise on surf shoes because of the rocks.) They have snorkel gear for you if you need it. First day, a couple of sea turtles joined our swim. Stayed the first week of August. If you are a morning person, be warned that the bedroom faces east and morning sun comes right through the door window at about 6am. Condo isn't huge, but there was ample room and closet space even with our son on the sleeper sofa. Location is great. Lots of beaches to choose from in the area (Maluaka was my fav). Only about 30 min to Paia and east side or Lahaina and West Maui. Complex is super quiet...not a lot of younger children. AC was a godsend as it was quite hot a few days, even in the 80s overnight a couple of times. I would definitely return and recommend to others.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

We just spent a little over week at this condo. It is a great little place equipped with everything you might need. You can see the ocean out of the living room or watch the sunset from the balcony. There is a large supermarket just around the corner and several great restaurants walking distance. Anita was a pleasure to to deal with. What we liked the best was the empty beach. We don't snorkel much and we didn't care that the water was murky with the fine sand. It was perfect for swimming. You could walk sooo far in the ocean in the morning and swim in the waves in the afternoon. We visited different beaches and they were gold and water clear, but they were so crowded. Our beach was like a personal paradise. We would book again if ever visiting Maui again.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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So glad we chose this place!!!

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I stayed here for a week. It was our first time to Maui, so we weren't familiar with the area or the best area to stay in. This was the perfect place! The location is great! There are so many places within walking distance. Everything on the island is easy to get to from here and doesn't take super long. The condo was very cozy and felt like home! We loved how the beach was just steps away. I think our favorite thing we did was SUPs. There is a company who delivers paddle boards to where you would like and picks them up as well. We had boards delivered to us one morning and spent a few hours relaxing on the ocean. The condo had just about everything we needed! We couldn't have asked for a better place to stay in! If we make it back to Maui, we will definitely try to stay here again!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect vacation

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have visited Hawaii over a dozen times and I think this vacation was in the top two experiences (the other being Keahou on Big Island). There are so many positive reviews of this location and the owners (very friendly and thorough) I can't really add too much more except to say that I wouldn't hesitate to return to this condo. In addition to the stunning view from the lanai, you get a wonderful view of Haleakala and the sunrises each morning from the front door. The location is perfect in that it is close to all the great snorkeling spots but it feels uncrowded and relaxing. Thank you Anita and James for a perfect vacation!

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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More than expected and a Real Gem

  • 5 of 5

This property was so well-equipped, we ended up cooking at home virtually every night. Spotlessly clean, with above average linens and towels, this location suited our every need, from being close to everything, to having a most wonderful beach to watch the sunsets and swim. Although there were some rocks in some locations, we found an area out front where there were no rocks, and were able to play in the water to our hearts content. Whales breaching, beautiful sunsets, and great views. I would recommend this location in Kihei to anyone.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our favorite spot in Hawaii

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed on Oahu, Kauai, and the Big Island but our favorite spot is in Kihei, Maui on this property. It is the most perfect place for my wife & I. The view of sunsets is amazing. The fully functioning kitchen helped me to put together the best meals ever while on vacation. Great beaches are within walking distance & also short drives. Being located centrally, most places on Maui are short drives. For us, it has everything. CANNOT WAIT TO RETURN!!!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

Whale watching from the lanai and living room in-season. Whale season peaks in February and March, but whales are usually around from December to April.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Additional Guest Fee $10 per person per night
Damage Deposit $300

Rates are subject to change until reservation confirmed.
All prices are for cash or check transactions. An additional fee applies for credit card transactions using PayPal.
$300 Deposit to hold a reservation.
$300 Security Deposit. This will be returned to you after departure, unless there is excess damage to the unit or excess cleaning is required.
Add $15/night for 4th person.
10% discount for stays over 28days.

NO pets.

Reservations cancelled 60days or more prior to your arrival will receive a full refund of the reservation monies. (Although for those paying by PayPal, PayPal fees and losses due to variations in exchange rates may be incurred.) Reservations cancelled less than 60 days prior to your arrival will receive NO refund. NOTE: early departure is treated the same as cancellation. For the purposes of determining the cancellation date, you should not consider your reservation cancelled until you receive a confirmation of cancellation from us. It is your responsibility to notify us of cancellation in a timely manner.

VRBO"Quoting" may be inaccurate (especially for stays over 7 days). Contact us for exact rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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