Fabulous Oceanfront - Ground Floor - Corner Unit Condo. New air conditioning just installed for your sleeping comfort. Every Room in this unique unit is oceanfront, with Ocean Views. Step outside onto your patio and stroll across the 20 foot lawn to the seawall and you are standing at the edge of P.K.'s, one of the Best Surf Breaks in all Hawaii. A few paces to your left takes you to the edge of your bay - locally called Turtle Bay - to watch the turtles move gracefully through the shallow turquoise water. Your bay is also one of the Most Desired Snorkeling Beaches on Kauai. Stroll along the waterfront to the famous Beach House Restaurant next door, where you can sip mai-tais and watch the sunset, or enjoy the White Sands and Warm Water of the beach. And this is only the beginning. The whole island beckons with its unrivalled beauty, and wide variety of activities for everyone. The perfect place for a romantic getaway or a dream vacation! Registration #40067808
Walt and Joy
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- Jun 23, 2018
About Walt and Joy
We fell in love with Hawaii on our honeymoon over 50 years ago, but only discovered the unique beauty, drama and excitement of the Island of Kauai about 15 years ago, when our daughter Debi Joy moved there with her young family, and began a real estate sales career there. She alerted us to best locations and the best properties on the island, and we finally settled on Kuhio Shores in Poipu Beach for purchase. We all liked 'Aloha Kai', our unit 109, so much that we partnered with Debi Joy in ownership. We (Joy and Walt) have been real estate brokers in California for almost 30 years, and have bought and sold many properties, but none of them has been so simply exotic as 'Aloha Kai'.
Walt and Joy purchased this Condo in 2005
Why Walt and Joy chose Poipu
Aloha Kai is as close to the water as any building on Kauai. The seawall out front is 20 feet away across the lawn. On the bayside the lawn is only 12 feet to the bay rocks and the water. So you get water views from every room, and a sense of being surrounded by the sea. The unit itself is highly upgraded with a newly installed marble floor throughout, european style cabinetry, marble shower, new kingsize bed, and all conveniences. The snorkeling bay is right beside you, and around the other side of the building is a white sand beach for swimming and sunning, and out front is the famous PK's surf break. A new shopping center just opened within easy walking distance, and the Beachhouse Restaurant is right next door featuring spectacular sunsets from the bar. Poipu is known as the 'sunny side' of Kauai. So what more could you ask?
What makes this Condo unique
One of the few oceanfront air conditioned units at Poipu Beach.
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
lovely unit,wonderful stay
the unit was more than we imagined.the vew was exceptional.we enjoyed sitting on the linai and enjoying the waves crashing onto the shore.my only complaint was my wife was so comfortable that she did not want to leave the unit the unit was well stocked with beach equipment and food supplies.the location of 109 was ideal as we were on the sunny southside and not too far from tourist sites.we were within minutes of two marketkplaces with many shops and restaurants .the fact that it was air conditioned was a real plus.air conditioning is necessary because of the humidity and the unit worked perfectly and we were comfortable the whole time..the ownere we perfect to work with as we had a scheduling problem and had to change the dates and it was a non issue .i wish everyone could see the place as the pictures do not do it justice but seeing the settings make the unit so worthwhile.when we come this is where we will stay.
Phenominal week away!
We loved staying here! It'a quiet and beautiful. We're so close to the ocean, there's really no need to go anywhere else.The condo was clean and well kept. We will come again! Thank you!
Perfect Corner in Patadide
We wish we could give more stars! That is how much we loved Aloha Kai! Walt and Joy have made this more than a rental, it is truly a breathtaking home away from home. We would not change a thing other than have more time to enjoy the amazing views from every room, fall asleep more nights to the waves kissing the shore, be up close and personal watching the turtles longer and experience more of the best Aloha, Kauai can offer. Thank you Walt and Joy!
A little piece of paradise
I could not imagine a more perfect place to stay in Kauai. This unit of this condo is absolutely the best on the island, I am sure. The unit came with all the features that one would ever want. It even had a lot of food items such as spices, even coffee K-cups for the Keurig, and tea bags.
The ocean, only 30 ft. from the patio on 2 sides. It was just incredible.
Mahalo! Walt and I are so glad that you loved our little piece of Paradise.
Our goal is to address the details to make your stay a memorable one.
We hope to see you again soon at Aloha Kai in Poipu. Walt and Joy, Owners.
We share the sentiments of all the other reviewers. On one hand, we can't speak more highly of Walt and Joy's little slice of heaven, on the other we don't want this place to get so popular that we can never return !
Kauai is amazing - that goes without saying, but we really couldn't have found a better place as our launch pad. The photos are accurate/don't do the place justice. We would have been content enjoying every sunrise, sunset, and everything in between for our entire trip without stepping foot off the property. Wonderfully appointed, centrally located. Walt was incredibly responsive and they have housekeeping on site to address any issues. THANK YOU SO MUCH Walt and Joy. Really, really a fantastic stay all around.
So happy you had such a fabulous experience, and mahalo for your kind words. Walt and Joy
Nice views but NO privacy. People sitting on the lawn from dawn until Dark
The property is nice but needs some updating. I suggest new pillows, sheets, towels and washcloths. Kitchen needs a better coffee maker. Basic seasonings and staples needed in the kitchen.
The decor could use updating. The decorative pillows in the living room, at the dining room table, and on the bed are worn. The overhead light over the dining table is missing and should be replaced.
These are relatively minor, though the bed is too soft and the sheets are ill fitted. The downfall is there are great views but no privacy. People leaned against our opened windows to take photos, a fisherman leaned his bike under our opened bedroom window at 6 am! Kids yelling, parents yelling at their kids. Everyone texting, taking photos, talking, and hanging around all morning and all evening right in front of our windows.
How sad! How really sad! This guest was unable to enjoy our unique "Aloha Kai". First of all, very few people walk past our unit during a day, mostly other guests from our building. A few do stop at the corner to enjoy our resident turtles. Second, nothing in the unit is worn or needs replacing. Linens and towels are replaced regularly. The bed is new, The living room furniture is new. The kitchen is incredibly well stocked, as many others have commented on. The range and dishwasher are both new. This guest unfortunately had a need to make untruthful and exaggerated comments about our special spot in paradise.. Please read the other reviews for a more truthful assessment. Mahalo.
Kuhio Shores, at Poipu Beach on the romantic island of Kauai, known as Hawaii's Garden Island. Perfect for a romantic gataway, or a unique unforgetable adventure. Other Activities: body-boarding, boating, kayaking, Turtles and Monk Seal, Reef-walking and Coastal exploring, shopping, Helicopter rides
Additional information about rental rates
Charges are refundable until due date of final payment.