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Bedrooms 2
Space 888 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 - 8 nights


About the property

2 bedroom 2 bathroom close to pool and 100 steps to ocean

Newly renovated 2 bedroom main floor condo. You can watch your kids at the pool from your lanai. This unit has just undergone a complete renovation with new luxury kitchen, fully renovated original bathroom, plus a brand new second bathroom with large shower toilet and vanity sink king size bed in master bedroom 2 single beds in second bedroom and pull out sofa. Also has a 'pac n play' high chair beach and pool toys boogie boards even 2 adult size bicycles. Walking distance to grocery store and farmer's market. Many fine eating places and shopping also within walking distance. There is one assigned parking spot located very close to the unit.


More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 15, 2018

About John

My wife and I own 2 units at The Maui Sands. We bought our first unit, a one bedroom, in 2010. Two years later we purchased this two bedroom unit so our friends would have a bigger space to enjoy our lovely property.

John purchased this condo in 2011

Why John chose Lahaina

The Maui Sands is an 'old Hawaiian' property. It was built in 1965 and was one of the first resort properties in West Maui. The property consists of 6 residential buildings surrounding a large inner green space. We have a lovely pool with new pool furniture. There is a coin laundry on the property and two BBQ's for owners and guests.

What makes this condo unique

The centre green space are has some very unique plantings. Some of the palm trees are as old as the property. Our gardeners have been looking after our property for over 20 years.


Lahaina Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 888 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • The new second bathroom has a large walk-in shower, toilet and vanity/sink The original bathroom has a bathtub/shower and toilet and sink/vanity
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , larger than average on property has large mirrored closet
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , These 2 twins can be pushed together and made up as a king
  • Each bedroom has large closet with ceiling to floor mirrored sliding doors and a dresser bedside table and lamps and alarm clock/radio
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.75 based on 24 reviews

Quiet and comfortable in the most convenient location you will find on the west coast of Maui

  • 5 of 5

Our vacation in Maui was the most relaxing we've ever had but this condo lets you have whatever vacation you want. It's a short drive to anywhere on the west coast but if you want to stay close you can watch the sunrise over the mountains or the sunset over the ocean without leaving the property. There is also a grocery store and several small stores and places to eat, all just steps away. The condo itself had everything we could have asked for and gave us enough room for two teenagers to have their own space when they wanted it.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable accommodations and close to great restaurants and stuff to do! Loved it. Would come back for sure!

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lahaina condo

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Close to many tasty eateries and grocery store. Owner was very accommodating.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. This is a great condo close to virtually everything. Hope to see you back soon. John and Wendy
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Fantastic location!

  • 4 of 5

Thanks John & Wendy, we really enjoyed staying at your condo. Everything we needed for a day at the beach was there for us to use. The grocery store and coffee shops are a couple minutes walk away, the Fish market is across the street. Access to the boardwalk was close and Whalers Village was only a 4km walk door to door along the boardwalk. You really can’t pick a better location if you’re looking for a relaxing holiday just far enough away from all the hustle of the big resorts, but with great access.

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ideal rental in West Maui

  • 5 of 5

John & Wendy were wonderful and hospitable. The property was clean and close to restaurants, shopping and Ka'anapali beach. Highly recommended for anybody looking to enjoy Maui!

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We very much enjoyed having you enjoy our maui home. We tried very hard to create a great place for families snd groups to enjoy. Thanks for the kind words.
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Great place to stay in West Maui

  • 5 of 5

Nice 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo on the main drag in Honokowai. Reasonably close to everyting in West Maui by car and also on a main bus route. John was easy to work with and very accomadating.

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Chuck...Wendy and I are very happy to hear that you had a great time at our Maui home. We would love to have you back. John
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Ka'anapali Beach
Car: recommended

The Maui Sands is located in West Maui about half way between Lahaina and Kapalua. This property has only 55 apartments located on 3.5 acres of oceanfront property.

The property is surrounded by all the amenities you would expect. There are grocery stores, farmers market and convienence stores within easy walking distance. The beaches of Ka'anapali are easily reached by car or for the more adventurous a short 15 minute walk. You can also walk along the beach on a beautiful boardwalk all the way to Whaler's village. There are four golf courses within a 10 minute drive including The Plantation Course in Kapalua where the PGA Hyundia (formerly The Mercedes) tournament is held early in January as the first tournament of the golf year. During the winter from late December to mid April you can watch the whales. I have seen whales breach while sitting on the lanai of this unit.

From the beach viewing platform one regularily see turtles and whales in season. There are many fine eating places easily within walking distance, everything from family run take out food places to fabulous ocean front facilities. One of our personal favorites is Sunday breakfast at the Planation house restaurant at the Kapalua golf course. On a personal note some of the eating places you would think would be expensive aren't while some you would think to be cheap aren't either. So don't judge the restaurant until you check out the menu. We look forward to helping make your Maui visit special and hope to see you year after year.




Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $150
Tax Rate 13.25%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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