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AFFORDABLE HI FLOOR LUXURY / LARGE 'PRIVATE' LANAI / Wi - Fi / VIEWS / AIR

Sleeps3
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 515 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

515' Studio with Stunning Ocean and Mtn views. 1 Queen and 1 Twin Murphy Beds

Location, Location, Location. You have found one of the island's best-kept secrets with its beautiful, pristine, uncrowded, white sandy beach and crystal clear, azure blue water. Just down the road is the world-class Makaha Surf Beach, and is one of the most beautiful beaches in Hawaii.

E KOMO MAI to the beautiful Condo In The Sky! You will feel like you are staying at a lovely Resort as you drive through the gated community of the Makaha Valley Towers. The ‘Towers’ sits on 14 tropical lushly landscaped acres, and you will soon feel the ALOHA spirit of Hawaii. This secure gated complex is well maintained and provides nature's frontage. If you want romance, seclusion, quiet, relaxation and LUXURY at an AFFORDABLE PRICE, this is it! The Makaha Valley Towers is a gated community with 24-hour security, laundry facilities, swimming pool, BBQ's and more. Walking the grounds you will not only see palm trees, birds-of-paradise, gingers, beautiful tropical vegetation, but you will see and hear the lovely, friendly wild Peacocks that roam freely around the property, along with doves cooing, birds singing and baby billy goats braying in the mountains.

This very spacious condo has been beautifully remodeled with wall to wall tile throughout including the large 'private' lanai. All new furniture, new 50' Full LED flat screen HDTV, Cable TV, DVR box to record shows while you are out and about, DVD player, new CD/iPod PLAYER, with movies and CD’s for your use, Central A/C, and the FREE wireless high-speed Internet. There is a heated pool, fabulous Tiki-torch lit BBQ area with new Weber Gas Grills and lawn area with tables to enjoy. Convenient to transportation as the bus stop is right outside the gates and 'The Bus' comes every hour.

There is a La-Z-Boy power recline two seat sofa. A newly redone kitchen. A sizeable BEAUTIFUL WALL UNIT with 2 Murphy beds, built in nightstands, drawers, cabinets, and lights throughout. Bed #1 has a Super Comfy QUEEN Serta - “Highfield Plush” Perfect Sleeper Mattress, with all new linens and a beautiful Hawaiian Quilt Bedspread. Bed #2 has a Super Cozy Pillow Top TWIN Serta – “SertaPedic” Mattress, with all new linens and a beautiful matching Hawaiian Quilt Bedspread. For mornings that you just don’t feel like getting up early, we have BLACKOUT CURTAINS!! This condo is fully equipped to make your stay COMFORTABLE and is stocked with every CONVENIENCE so you can enjoy all of the comforts of home. This high 16th FLOOR condo has a straight on panoramic ocean view and a stunning mountain view out both front and back. Floor to ceiling, wall to wall glass with two sliding glass doors to the LARGE 'PRIVATE' LANAI, lets you enjoy the breathtaking view! Laundry facilities are available on the same floor and very close. Elevators are only a few steps away.

We have an on-site manager that can be reached at any time if you need anything!

PLEASE NOTE: 'Condo In The Sky' is 45 MINUTES WEST OF THE AIRPORT and 1 HOUR WEST OF WAIKIKI/HONOLULU on the Leeward Coast of Oahu.

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Amenities

Mākaha Valley Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 16
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 515 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3 ...
  • Max. adults: 3
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • NO SMOKING is allowed IN the condo, ON the lanai or ANYWHERE on the property. There is a smoking area down by the BBQ area for your use.
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
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 ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Large Full Bath, Completely Remodeled, Mirrored Closet, Tile
  • Large Full Bath has been completely and beautifully remodeled with tile throughout. New vanity, cabinet with cubes for storage, mirrored closet with dresser inside for clothes and plenty of room for personal items and bags.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Queen Size Murphy Bed - 1 queen , NEW-QUEEN Serta “Highfield Plush” Perfect Sleeper Mattress
    Twin Size Murphy Bed - 1 twin/ single , NEW-TWIN Serta Pillow Top “SertaPedic” Mattress
  • Large beautiful wall unit with 2 murphy beds, drawers, cabinets, end tables and lighting.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The following are available for your use while at our Condo In The Sky. * 2 beach chairs * 2 boogie boards * 2 beach umbrellas * 2 beach pads * 1 ice chest * 2 ice packs * Plenty of beach towels for your use * Cards, board games, books, DVD's and CD's are in the wall unit for your use * There is a metal fold up shopping cart on wheels in bathroom closet to help with groceries or anything else that needs carrying

Reviews

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AFFORDABLE HI FLOOR LUXURY / LARGE 'PRIVATE' LANAI / Wi - Fi / VIEWS / AIR
average rating of 4.8958335 based on 101 reviews
Gold Coast
5

Condo In The Sky was a peaceful paradise

  • 5 of 5

My Dad and I were very comfortable in the condo, admiring the amazing views and enjoying the peace of the place. We spent one night down at the bbq area and everyone was very friendly. Given that we both use wheelie walkers the lifts and handicapped parking were extremely helpful, and when I called the office to explain that we would arrive on a weekend they made arrangements with the security gate to look after us. The local peacocks are an added bonus to the gardens and we loved being between the mountains and the ocean. Before we arrived our hostess was very helpful with information and answered all our questions as well as making us feel at home. Thank you for a wonderful stay. Kind regards, Verlie and Malcolm

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Love her place and the Makaha Valley Towers were great

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 40 days and Tracie's place was fantastic. Real beachy feel, and the view was outstanding. Everything you would have wanted was already there, the bed was great, and I walked around the resort over 440000 steps during our time there. Traffic at rush hour is tough, but it is worse in Honolulu. Actually we tried to book a stay next year while we were there only to find out that she has sold the place. Heck, my wife liked the place so much that she would have bought it. If possible I would give this place more than 5 stars!

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vernon, B.C. Canada
4

The condo was clean, secure and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

It was a bit of a drive getting to different places in the island but the ocean and Mountain View from the condo were lovely to come home to. All the amenities we needed for cooking were readily available and in good condition. We would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

POSSIBLE DEALBREAKERS:

I'll start with the things that might be a dealbreaker for folks:

- This place is about 45 minutes from Honolulu. If you want to do tours there every day, it's very inconvenient. I had reservations for the King's Luau - 1 hour and 15 minutes each way.

- You can get from the loading zone to the condo with no stairs. But to get to/from the visitors parking or to the pool, there are at least 3 flights of stairs.

- This is a non-smoking facility. The only smoking area is by the grilling area. (Which is unpleasant for us non-smokers trying to cook on a grill.)

- If a bad neighbor smokes, the stench comes through the vents. There's some air freshener in the room, but you're going to suffer for about 30 minutes 3 times per day. (FYI, I never figured out which apartment was smoking to report them. I *THINK* it was 1611.)

- The pool receives more shade than sun. If you're planning to work on your tan, you're better off at the beach. This building is nestled up against a tall mountain, which is charming, but the clouds gather over the mountains, putting the pool in the shade for most of the afternoon. Your best chance for sunning by the pool is in the morning after about 8:30. And again, plan for 3 flights of stairs to get to the pool.

THE ACTUAL REVIEW:

The condo is cozy and feels like home. It's decorated well and the bed and recliners are very comfortable. The kitchen is small and doesn't have a dishwasher, but is fully stocked for cooking. You only need to bring food. The condo has condiments, spices, cooking oils, aluminum foil, saran wrap, zipper bags, cooking utensils, etc. The bathroom is similarly stocked. As are the beach supplies, including beach towels and umbrellas. It feels like you're staying at your friend's house while they're away.

The condo was very clean, neat, and comfortable. I would definitely go there again, and am hesitant to give too good of a review because it'll be booked when I want to go again.

SUGGESTIONS

The only improvements I would recommend to Tracie are:

1. The tub is a little slippery. It would be great if you could add some non-stick decals.

2. There was no outlet near the bed for those of us who use a phone as an alarm. I had to remove the bolster, unplug a side lamp and plug into the extension cord under the bed. If you could run a cord to one or both of the side tables, that would be great.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

3 days in Makaha Valley

  • 4 of 5

Well equipped and cozy apartment. We had a short but relaxing stay in the residential complex.The apartment was very clean and well maintained.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, modern and complete with everything expected and much more.

  • 5 of 5

Met Tracie the second day. She was super nice and very helpful recommending places to go and things to do. This is certainly a place we would love to get back to.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Owner

Tracie
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2018

About Tracie

We purchased this condo at the gorgeous Makaha Valley Towers complex so we would have a place to go to get away from the rigors of our businesses in Oregon that was quiet, relaxing, beautiful and where we could simply unwind.

Tracie purchased this condo in 2013

Why Tracie chose Mākaha Valley

We chose the Makaha Valley Towers because of the beautiful location away from the hustle and bustle of downtown, the stunning grounds, the quiet and peaceful serenity of the area, the locals that make it so special and the jaw dropping views of the ocean and mountains with brilliant sunsets that can be seen from the floor to ceiling wall to wall windows.

What makes this condo unique

What we love about our Condo In The Sky is the large 'PRIVATE' lanai, the open spacious, beautiful living space of 515' and the high floor stunning panoramic views of both the mountains and the ocean. If you enjoy eating outdoors while enjoying breathtaking views and the lovely Hawaiian sunsets, our Condo In The Sky would be a perfect choice! The studio condos are the preferred rentals because of the openness and the lanais.

Peaceful and beautiful grounds, 24-hour security, and peacocks roaming freely make this property so amazing! The waterfalls right outside your front door after a lot of rain is spectacular! The most beautiful beaches on the island are less than 1 mile from this condo! Views, views and more views from the floor to ceiling wall to wall windows!

This will be your BEST vacation ever as you experience the Aloha Spirit of our Condo In The Sky at the Makaha Valley Towers.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Buck & Tracie,



Thank you so much for sharing this amazing place. We enjoyed peace and quiet mornings on the balcony and comfortable evenings after a busy day. This is exactly what my wife and I were looking for. Away from our busy lives in N.Y.C. and away from everything. We were here for 5 days and enjoyed quiet mornings at Ko'Olina beach, Hanauma Bay and an amazing view from Diamond Head. Thank you again for this wonderful place.
Sep 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
32 Miles
Honolulu International Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Tacos & More Restaurant & Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Makaha Valley Championship Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Farrington Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Makaha Valley Country Club
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Makaha Surfing Beach
Car: necessary

The beautiful western shores and the majestic Wai'anae mountain range of Oahu beckon. You will enjoy the quiet, peaceful serenity, jaw-dropping panoramic views, the peacocks that roam the property, wild baby billy goats that wander around the mountains right outside your front door, brilliant sunsets and every once in a while a triple rainbow that makes you never want to leave.

The 'Towers' in beautiful Wai'anae, the leeward drier side of the island, is without a doubt Oahu’s best-kept secret! You will enjoy what Hawaii used to be without the crowds. Less than 1 mile from this condo is the world famous Makaha Surfing Beach. There you may see protected Hawaiian Sea Turtles and huge endangered Monk Seals. This beach is perfect for sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling and surfing in the winter. Just up the road is Yokohama Bay and Ka’ena Point. Makaha Valley Country Club is a Championship golf course and is literally at your doorstep, with another opening soon. The Wai'anae Marina is less than 5 miles from the condo which offers tour boats for snorkeling and swimming with the Dolphins and even Whale watching and spotting Humpbacks during the winter months.

Enjoy breathtaking views of Pokai Bay and sunsets while enjoying your dinner. Nearby is Pokai Bay where you can swim with ‘Charlie,' who is the resident Hawaiian Sea Turtle.

Nearby snorkeling, SCUBA diving, para-sailing, boating, fishing, sailing, boating, surfing, SUPing, windsurfing, scenic island drives and guided activities available, including whale watching and dolphin swims.

Wai'anae Boat Harbor, Championship golf course, world renown Makaha Surfing Beach, Longs Drugs, Tamura's Supermarket, Longs Drugs, McDonald's, Taco Bell and Kentucky Fried Chicken are all within 5 minutes.

Only 11 miles south you will find Ko'Olina Resort and Marina, 4 protected shallow swimming ocean lagoons which are great for snorkeling, 2 Wedding Chapels, and the Paradise Cove Luau located by the 'Aulani' Disney World Resort. We think it is the best on the island. You will also find Roy's, Longboards, Just Tacos & Monkey Pod Restaurants.

Further south is Kapolei where you will find Costco, Safeway, Wal-Mart, K-Mart, Target, Ross, Sports Authority, restaurants, a movie theater, Wet & Wild Water Park and many other shopping conveniences. Then, last but not least, about 40 minutes from the condo are the Waikele Premium Outlets. If you love to shop, this is the area!

Drive to Polynesian Cultural Center, Hanauma Bay, Pearl Harbor, Honolulu/Waikiki, Waikele Premium Outlets, 16 plex movie theatre, Dole Plantation in Kunia, or to north shore Haleiwa.

At the end of your busy day of being out and about, you will appreciate returning to the peace, quiet and serenity of the Condo In The Sky in beautiful Makaha.

PLEASE NOTE: 'Condo In The Sky' is 45 MINUTES WEST OF THE AIRPORT and 1 HOUR WEST OF WAIKIKI/HONOLULU on the Leeward Coast of Oahu.

Make this your BEST vacation ever as you experience the Aloha Spirit of our Condo In The Sky!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

NON Refundable Cleaning Fee $110
Tax Rate 14.99%

$ 79................4 night minimum - $79 p/night (Maximum of three (3) guests)
$ 495................7 nights or more - $70 p/night
$1,695..............30 nights or more - $56 p/night

CHECK IN TIME - 4 pm or after

CHECK OUT TIME - 11 am or before

$110 'NON REFUNDABLE' Cleaning Fee

CANCELLATION POLICY IS AS FOLLOWS.....

Cancel 60 days or more before arrival, 100% refund

Cancel 30 days or more before arrival, 50% refund

Cancel less than 30 days before arrival, NO REFUND, but can reschedule another date within 1 year.

Hawaii State Transient Accommodations Tax ID#TA-142-790-6560-01

Hawaii State General Excise Tax ID #GE-142-790-6560-01

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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