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Luxury 1 Bdr Condo just steps from the beach In South Kihei, Maui

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury 1 Bdr Condo In South Kihei, Maui

ALOHA, and welcome to our our 1 BD/1BA completely renovated and remodeled Luxury Condo at the Kamaole Beach Royale in South Kihei, Maui. Our condo is located RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE SOUTH END OF KAMAOLE BEACH PARK 1 (aka "Charlie Young" beach), regarded as one of the nicest beaches on all of Maui, and in fact voted its best beach for swimming. From the condo it is a VERY SHORT WALK TO EVERYTHING else you may need---multiple restaurants, food stores, shops, and many activities (from snorkeling to surfing) and beach sports rental options are all very close by. THE LOCATION IN SOUTH KIHEI CAN'T BE BEAT---quiet CONCRETE BUILDING, and CENTRAL TO EVERYTHING that South Maui has to offer. You could park your car at the condo and forget about it!

Our condo very comfortably SLEEPS 2 in the brand new KING BEDROOM, and is luxuriously appointed with all that you need for an enjoyable stay while in Maui. There is a MAPLE KITCHEN with granite counters and all STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES, and a front loading WASHER AND DRYER as well. The bathroom has a custom built full size tiled walk in shower with colored river stones on the floor to massage your feet as you shower, and an 8 INCH "rainshower" type shower head. In the living room, there is a SAMSUNG 50" "SMART" LED HDTV with a YAMAHA SURROUND SOUND SYSTEM (powering 5 built-in-wall surround speakers), a Samsung Bluray player, and full Cable TV with HD channels and several included Movie streaming channels to enjoy. There is also a 40" Samsung HDTV in the bedroom as well, with the same movie channels. Cordless phones with LOCAL AND USA/CANADA LONG DISTANCE CALLING IS INCLUDED to stay in touch with family and friends back home. There is also private and secure HIGH SPEED WI-FI in the condo, and for when the natural breezes don't keep the condo cool enough there is AIR CONDITIONING, with "Hunter" ceiling fans in both main rooms. Or just relax outside on the "Lanai" (patio), on the 2 person high seat "Bistro" dining table, and enjoy the warm weather and the view!

In short, our condo includes most everything you may need for your Maui vacation, from a fully equipped gourmet kitchen, to fine linens and towels, to "Tommy Bahama" beach chairs and beach umbrella, "Boogie boards", snorkel gear and even a portable "Igloo" cooler for your drinks and snacks on the beach! Just bring your toothbrush and swimwear---we've got EVERYTHING else covered!

*P.S.*......Did we mention that it is a 90 SECOND WALK FROM OUR CONDO TO THE BEACH, or that you can see the ocean from our Lanai (patio)? Or that our building has a PRIVATE OUTDOOR POOL, AND a 7th FLOOR ROOFTOP BBQ/DINING/LOUNGING/SOCIAL AREA for your enjoyment while you stay, to take in the sweeping views of South Maui, the beach and neighboring islands, Humpback Whales breaching (in season), and Maui's world famous sunsets over the blue Pacific ocean? Come stay and see why people return year after year to Maui, and to our building!

Mahalo! Good luck with your search, and your holiday! YOU WILL LOVE MAUI....and our condo....

Hawaii tax id number: W71965808-01

More Details

Owner
Silvana Kos
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

Why Silvana Kos chose Kihei

Location! Our family had been to Maui several times before we decided on where we wanted to buy our vacation home. While there are many beautiful spots on the island, we still had several criteria in regards to where we wanted to be, long term. Firstly, to be as close to a nice beach as we could (and could afford to be!)---to be able to dip our toes in the sand and water only minutes walking from the condo. Secondly, to be able to get to everything that we needed while on vacation, without needing a car to do it---about a 5 minute walk max was what we had in mind, as to not make it feel like a chore if you had to do it several times a day. And third, to be in a building, that while being centrally located, was also quiet enough to kick back and relax in when we were not out and about. We were fortunate to find exactly what we were looking for when we found our condo at the Kamaole Beach Royale. It was located right across the street from the park area of the best rated and nicest beach in the area, Kamaole 1 (Charlie Young)---and it was only 90 seconds from our door---closer than we could have ever hoped for! We also found that our complex was ideally situated in South Kihei, in more practical terms as well, for being both quiet (our building sits about 50 yards back from the road), but within easy walking distance to EVERYTHING that we could want or need while on holiday. Many restaurants, food stores, shopping, and multiple activity options (everything from snorkeling to surfing) are no more than a couple of minutes away on foot! Exactly what we wanted in a vacation home, in an ideal location on Maui.

Map

Cafe a la Plage
"A perfect way to start your day, and right next door to our building. They have GREAT breakf..."
Ami Ami Bar & Grill
"Another favourite place of ours, and just a 5 minute walk north from our condo along S. Kihe..."
Cafe O'Lei Kihei
"Just a 3 minute walk south from our condo, this is one of our favourite places to go for din..."
Maui Fish'n Chips
"Also right next door to our building, this is a great place for a quick and inexpensive (but..."
Kinaole Grill Food Truck
"Believe it or not, some of the best meals we have had on Maui are from this food truck that ..."
808 Deli
"A 4 minute walk south is this place makes some of the best sandwiches around, and for lunch ..."
Fred's Mexican Cafe
"Right across the street from Kamaole Beach 2 (a 4 minute walk south from our condo), this is..."
5 Palms Restaurant
"For something beyond "casual--dressy" for dinner, head over to this restaurant at the south ..."
Taqueria Cruz
"Again--right next door to our building--is another good place to grab a quick and inexpensiv..."
Stewz Maui Burgers
"If all that you are in the mood for is a good burger, then look no further. Located about a ..."
Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Kahului Maui Airport (OGG)
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Multiple bars and restaurants
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Lahaina
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Wailea---multiple courses
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Pilani Highway
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Multiple Restaurants and eateries
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Kamaole Beach Park 1 (Charlie Young)
Car: recommended

There are many activities and things to do and see within just steps or minutes of our condo. Right across the street is Kamaole Beach Park 1 (aka "Charlie Young" beach), where you will find what was voted by locals as the best swimming beach on Maui. This half mile long stretch of soft golden sand is also a favourite for taking walks, jogging, and for watching Maui's world famous sunsets. In addition to all that, you will also find good snorkeling here on both the north and south ends, around the rocks and coral. It is not uncommon to see---and snorkel with---not just fish, but the local population of Hawaiian green sea turtles---here, right across the street from our condo! This is also a great beach to set your SUP (paddle-board) in the water and just put around and take in the view. The 'Boogie' boarding here can also be quite good in the afternoons if the "trade winds" come up.......

Less than a 5 minute walk down the road heading south from Kam 1 is Kamaole Beach 2, where you will find another golden sand beach, also great for grabbing some sun or taking a dip. Another less than 5 minutes stroll further south from there will get you to Kamaole Beach 3---a little smaller, but with a larger green park area, great for when you might want to kick or throw a ball or frisbee around.......

Past Kamaole 3 are many more different and beautiful beaches, only minutes by car or about a half hour walk from the condo. 'Keawakapu' is one of our favorites, at the end of S. Kihei Road. Soft golden sand, palm trees, and 10 million dollar plus mansions lined up down the beach for everyone to envy, but set back from the water enough as to not spoil the natural beauty. One can only dream.......

Even further south takes you into and through "Wailea", which could rightly be called the 'Beverly Hills' of South Kihei. Meticulously manicured Banyon tress line the sidewalks and tower over the roads, like something from a giant movie set depicting some faraway magical kingdom! If you are an avid walker, jogger or cyclist, this is a must see place to do your thing. Or just drive there in minutes, valet park your car at the Grand Wailea Hotel or Four Seasons Hotel, and walk down to their public beach (Wailea Beach) that has Cabanas for rent, and bar service right to your beach chair. Why not live it up a little?.......

Further south from Wailea, around and past "Makena", are numerous pristine coves and natural rock and black sand beaches that have some of the best swimming and snorkeling in all of Hawaii. Pack a cooler with some food and drinks and enjoy a day on any one of a number of often deserted beaches that could be the cover shot of a Maui scenic calendar! And since you are so close to it now, make sure you visit Makena State Park Beach, or 'Big Beach' as the locals call it, for what is to us our favorite beach away from the condo. A scenic and easy 15 minute drive from the condo gets you here, and plan on staying a whole day if you can. The best time is in the mornings when the waves are small, the water calm and 50 shades of blue and green. In the afternoon the waves get bigger, and are perfect for the adventurous 'Boogie' boarder. Spectacular scenery, crystal clear blue waters, and a huge beach with very few people---this is what you would picture a true Hawaiian beach to look like. Pack the cooler and beach chairs, and don't forget to bring a good camera. And if you happen to have forgotten your swimwear, that wont be a problem at 'Little Beach' next door (HINT: assuming you are not shy), 100 yards up and over a small hill at the west end of Big Beach.......

We could go on and on about all the things for one to see and do not far from our condo, but that could easily fill a whole book! Snorkeling, Surfing, Stand-up Paddleboarding, Ocean Kayaking, deep sea fishing, whale watching and golfing are all within minutes in either direction of our condo, with rentals for most of the above right next door to our building, and down the street. Our condo provides the perfect luxury 'home base' location from which to see and do it all, OR do nothing at all but relax on the beach. The choice is yours! Enjoy!

Amenities

Kihei Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • 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 ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Designer Shower with natural stone pebbles on the floor
  • Full size custom built shower, with colored river stones on the floor to massage your feet as you shower, and on the wall as well, just because they look nice! Built in shower seat for the ladies, 8 inch 'rain shower' type shower head, and half inch thick clear glass shower enclosure and door. Granite counter on the vanity cabinet, with an undermount porcelain sink, and contemporary single lever faucet. Wall to wall vanity mirror, framed in decorative tile. And for the boys, an elongated seat porcelain throne!
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Luxury Pocket-Coil Euro Pillow-Top Firm Mattress
  • Brand new King size bedroom set. Luxury 'Beautyrest' King size pocket coil mattress, with two end tables and lamps, and full size dresser drawer cabinet, with a 40' flat screen HDTV on top. Everything matching as a set, in solid wood. Closet has floor to ceiling mirrored sliding doors, and a wood closet organizer system with shelves and 8 feet of hanging bars---way more than enough room to organize and store all of your clothes for even an extended stay. No need to live out of a suitcase!
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
One of the most enjoyable bonus features of our building is the 7th floor rooftop BBQ/dining and lounging/social area. Full size Weber barbecues are available for your use, and we highly recommend that you take advantage of this bonus amenity. There is nothing nicer than going up to BBQ a good steak or Ahi Tuna dinner before sunset, after a glorious day on the beach. Eating your meal while enjoying a bottle of fine wine, seated at one of the provided tables and watching the sun set over the blue Pacific Ocean, 7 floors up overlooking it all, is one of the memories that you will likely cherish from your stay here. There is not a better seat or view at any restaurant around than this! Watch the sky go a million shades of red and gold as the sun sets, and see if you can catch the flash of green as it disappears into the ocean horizon.....Make new friends, socialize, and begin to understand why people keep coming back year after year to Maui, and to our building.

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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

The most gracious owners I have encountered in many experiences. The unit is very comfortable with all the amenities you need. The rooftop at sunset is gorgeous and the other visitors and residents are all very friendly. I can only echo what other renters have said - it's a great location. Walk to restaurants, the ABC, the beach, etc. Will return when ever it is possible!

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Condo

  • 5 of 5

Felt like we were in a brand new condo. Comfortable bed, great amenities including beach towels, chairs, boogie boards, coolers, etc. The owners were very responsive and accommodating. We highly recommend and would love to come back in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vancouver, British Columbia
5

Very Nice and convenient.

  • 5 of 5

The suite is very nice, with great new amenities including a lovely kitchen, bathroom, big bedroom, and patio.

The location is great and the rooftop deck with the BBQs is great. Right across from Kamaole 1 Beach. Lots of parking and the quality of the other tenants/ renters is good. Place is very quiet. The landlords of this property are very good.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect

  • 5 of 5

What a perfect vacation rental! We loved it! Fully stocked with everything that you need. The grill and view on the rooftop was amazing. Great location when it comes to beaches and restaurants. We tried a few different beaches but the one right across the road was our favorite. Seems that the little bugs in Hawaii find any food that you leave out but there weren't any bugs in this condo. I highly recommend this condo. The owners are amazing, very quick responses and made you feel very comfortable. The next time I am in Maui I will schedule my trip around the availability of this condo.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, Oregon
5

Great Location & Well Equipped

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I had a fantastic trip. We loved the location and appreciated the well equipped condominium. The beach was so close we never even made it to the pool. We also utilized and enjoyed the roof top BBQ area. When we did not eat in, there were plenty of restaurants and bars to chose from within walking distance.

The condo itself has been updated very nicely. The only area of struggle for myself was the temperature in the bedroom. My body runs warm and the air conditioning unit could not quite reach the bedroom. With that said, I would not hesitate to stay again.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This condo is romantic, located perfectly, and is stocked with everything you could possibly want and need. Silvana Really went the extra mile making sure that all my questions were answered ahead of time, and returned my deposit in a very timely fashion. There is a Beautiful view of the ocean from the lenai, with an even more breathtaking view of the ocean from the rooftop. It's waking distance from Dolphin Plaza, and is a 2min walk to Kamaole Beach. We will def be staying here again. The condo is absolutely stunning, the shower, bathroom, and beds are all extremely nice. You definitely won't booking this condo, they don't cut any corners in making sure you have an amazing time at their condo.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $110
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 13.42%

Rates are based on up to Double Occupancy, and are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed. A Reservation Deposit of $500 is due when an agreement for rental is reached, to confirm and hold the reservation. The remaining balance is due no later than 60 days prior to guest arrival.
We also accept payment through Paypal, for an additional charge of 3% to the cost of the rental. For comparison, the VRBO site now charges YOU (the renter) a 'service' fee of about 7-10% ON TOP OF THE COST OF THE RENTAL if you choose to book and pay online using their website here.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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