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Makaha Valley Towers, One Bedroom, Non-Smoking Enviro,BEAUTIFUL FURNISHING/VIEW

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 680 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

One bedroom, 680 sq ft, Walk-in Shower, Beautiful Ocean/Mountain View

Our condo has been newly updated with paint, ceramic tile and area rugs throughout and has high speed wi-fi and can be hard wired or wireless accessed. The furnishings are BRAND NEW as of March 2014. The condo is smoke free. A 46' flat screen with cable is located in the living room and a 36' in the bedroom. The motif is Hawaiian/Polynesian. The bath area is all tile, with beautiful furnishings, and a large walk-in shower. All of the towels, linens, and small appliance are NEW as of March 2014. The condo's are quiet, the property is well maintained and has security for your convenience. The salt water pool area is quiet, as well. Grilling by the pool is a nice feature. There are trails to hike. The beach is within walking distance, but is 3/4's of a mile away.


Owner
Michael (Mike) Hand, PhD
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 14, 2017

About Michael (Mike) Hand, PhD

We are not native Hawaiian, but we LOVE coming to Hawaii and have done so for 25 years. Brenda and I live in Oklahoma City (Go Sooners! AND Thunder Up!). We have been married for 47 years in September. We are blessed with 3 adult children and 7 grandchildren. Interestingly, we met in college. I managed to earn 3 degrees in my life, a BA, Masters, and Ph.D. in Leadership. That one came late in life and I would recommend doing it and NOT let age be a deterrent. :)

I am an ordained minister in the Southern Baptist Convention and work for one of the SBC entities. Brenda taught school for many years when our children were younger. Most recently she has gone back to work at the same school where she taught and is the receptionist. We would love for you to enjoy our home and enjoy that 'dream vacation', honeymoon excursion, first trip or multiple trip to Oahu.

Michael (Mike) Hand, PhD purchased this condo in 2014

Why Michael (Mike) Hand, PhD chose Mākaha Valley

We have been coming to Oahu and Makaha since 1990. We really do not get away much other than coming here. There is much to see if this is your first visit to the island. However, if this is not your first time you could not pick a better place to just relax, enjoy the sun, and read a good book. We have talked about buying a condo for several years and 2014 became the year of reality. We are looking forward to being here for many more years. We have furnished it the way we want it to be and NOT look like just a typical 'vacation rental'. You will find pictures of our family and other personalized things. The furnishings are NEW and of high quality. Makaha will make you want to own your own, I can promise. I can also promise you will not be disappointed with your choice of rental when you rent from The Hand's.

What makes this condo unique

We looked at several condos at MVT and some were eliminated simply because of a poor view. Looking out our bedroom or living room full glass windows is the perfect view of the mountains, valley, and ocean. Look at the pictures and see for yourself.

Amenities

Mākaha Valley Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 680 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • 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
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Tile floors and walk-in shower. Large vanity cabinet and linen closet.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Full glass window and sliding door with vertical blinds for privacy. Ceramic tile floor and area rug with matching Queen headboard, bedside tables and dresser. Shanghai model from Pier 1 Imports. There is a 36' flat screen with cable in the bedroom. Wireless wi-fi.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Senior Adults Only Community ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Makaha Valley Towers, One Bedroom, Non-Smoking Enviro,BEAUTIFUL FURNISHING/VIEW
average rating of 4.742857 based on 35 reviews
Washington State, USA
5

Mikes condo was the perfect place for us to stay on Oahu.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time on Oahu. When we decided to stay in the Makaha Valley Towers, I was able to talk to Mike directly on the phone. He explained everything very clear and it helped make our stay wonderful, he gave me some great point of interest ideas as we had never been on the island before.

We explored pretty much the whole island and returning home each evening to Mikes condo was great. It felt very comfortable like home instead of a hotel.

I would recommend this condo for a great time on Oahu.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Friendly and responsive owner, very worthy for the one bedroom condo apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Clean and comfortable one bedroom condo apartment, enough room(s) space to accommodate a family of four, excellent kitchen condition, and air condition system for summer season. Enjoyed beach view from the balcony. Equally friendly Makaha Valley Office staff, appreciated the location (although a bit far from island tourist attractions) settings and atmosphere. Overall no compliant for the money spent. Hope you could add one more beach chair, from current 3 to 4. Thanks and Best Regards.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay with a great view, away from the business of Honolulu

  • 5 of 5

Good staff, good grounds, good time.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome condo experience

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved this property. The location was exactly what we wanted, more quiet and away from the tourist packed Honolulu but just a short drive if we wanted to be in the city. The property itself was very clean and the owner was very accomodating. The guidance and instructions that are provided were very helpful in preparing to arrive to the condo. Overall it was a great experience and I look forward to staying here my next visit to the island!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Victoria, BC, Canada
4

recent stay in Makaha

  • 4 of 5

Condo was very nice, everything in excellent condition, except 3 of the 4 the boogie boards were broken. The pool was great, bigger than most. No gym or games room though. Security is very high. Not much to do in this part of Oahu. Makaha beach is lovely but it was a long drive to other activities that we wanted to do.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and remodeled; view of ocean and treetops

  • 5 of 5

Host was accommodating and arranged to have beach towels delivered. Thank you, mahalo!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Honolulu International Airport
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Makaha Golf
Nearest Motorway
11 Miles
Farrington Hwy 3/4 and H-1 East to Honolulu
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
In the town of Waianae
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Makaha Beach (straight down the hill 3/4 of mi)
Car: necessary

Makaha Valley Towers may seen at www.makahavalleytowers.org. Nestled at the base of the gorgeous Makaha Valley Mountains, our condo over looks the valley with a fantastic ocean view to the right.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping and Laundry $110
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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