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Classic Beachfront Studio Apartment Right On Charley Young Beach

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Studio Apartment Right On The Beach, Perfectly Suited For 2 People

Say Aloha to this beautiful, oceanfront property and charming 2nd floor studio perched on a bluff overlooking Charley Young Beach.

With the most fantastic ocean views all throughout the apartment, this Classic Beachfront Studio is down-to-earth and elegant in it’s simplicity. It is relaxed and well appointed with an heirloom-style dining table and 2 chairs, the livingroom/bedroom area has a beautiful couch & end tables and a comfortable Queen sized bed with an ensemble of crisp Hotel Collection linens. The screen doors open up onto a sunny lanai with a backyard garden view and just beyond that, view of the sandy beach and gentle surf. A fully separate unit, it has it’s own private entrance in back of the main house, a fully-equipped kitchen and a private bath with fluffy bath and beach towels. The apartment now has a brand new air conditioning system to keep you cool and comfortable but it's also very pleasant if you want to turn it off, open all the windows to let in the tropical trade winds, scent of the ocean and sound of the waves. Amenities include WIFI and a flat screen T.V., 2 beach chairs and umbrella.

Perfectly accommodates 2 guests.

A spacious grassy oceanfront area in front of the main house with a hammock hanging in-between the coconut trees is all yours to use during your stay with us. You'll be able to spot sea turtles swimming all year round and Humpback Whales in the winter season. The sunsets here are eventful, every evening the sun goes down with a spectacular show of color.

The Original Charley Young Beach House

The property has been in the family for generations and is situated at the entrance to one of the best beach parks on Maui, Charley Young Beach, which is named after my husbands grandfather, Charley Young, who came to Hawai'i in 1932 as a military reporter to cover the infamous Massie Trial. Settling on Maui, he purchased this oceanfront parcel and built a house for himself and his wife, Betty, and became a well known public figure and reporter for the Maui News and Honolulu Star-Bulletin in the 1940’s and 50’s. The house still stands today, relatively unchanged with all of it’s ‘Old Hawai’i’ charm, telling generations of family history.

The Neighborhood

Charley Young Beach Park is surrounded by an old neighborhood with a mixed demographic and has a very local feel, the antithesis of a fancy resort establishment. The entrance to the beach park is located on Kai’au Place in Kihei, the Hawaiian word Kai’au translates in English, “swimming sea” or “a nice place to swim”. This beach is well known for it's gentle surf and perfect for swimming, snorkeling, stand up paddle, fishing, and there's miles of sandy beach to walk in either direction. If beach activity is what you are after, the location just doesn’t get any better than this, vacationing on the southern coast of Maui, you’ll feel removed from the ordinary and yet have complete access to the center of bustling Kihei town. Most everything is a very short car ride or within walking distance to the beach house- grocery stores, farmers markets, coffee shops, cafes, restaurants and fine dining, shopping, entertainment, and all the accoutrements you can think of to keep happy and comfortable during your stay.

A Few More Highlights & Services

*In-Suite Therapeutic Massage from a licensed Massage Therapist

*Pilates sessions- we have a fully equipped Pilates studio downstairs

*Professional Private Chef for hire

*Inquire about renting the oceanfront property for weddings, parties and special events-

consultation appointments available for wedding & party planning

*Professional photography services- weddings, events and family photoshoots

*Check out our other VRBO listing, the sister studio next door to this one

is called Vintage Beachfront Studio Apartment Right On Charley Young Beach,

Listing #759113

Other Things To Note

Remember that Hawaii is located in the sub tropics where plants, birds and insects are all a part of a thriving natural environment. Please be assured that we go through great lengths to clean and keep the studio bug free. Still, you may see an occasional critter. If you stay with us, you can help by emptying your trash everyday and not leaving any food out.

E Komo Mai! Welcome! It is our hope that our guests will also share appreciation for the studio's simple charm and the incredible uniqueness of the property in it's magnificent, natural, beachfront surroundings. As many of our previous guests can attest, there is something really special about this place, it’s not your typical condo. To stay here is to have a very real, very local experience.

HAWAII TAX I.D. #W20625782-01

More Details

Owner
Derrick & Arlene Salomon
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2018

About Derrick & Arlene Salomon

Family owned, my husband Derrick was born and raised on Maui in this very house. He is a Real Estate Agent, an amazing Chef and has been in the hospitality business for many years, he loves people and really understands this business from the heart. To everyone who knows him, he is the 'prince of Aloha'.

I have lived on Maui for 30 years and am a mother, artist, Arborist, Massage Therapist and Pilates teacher.

We both love to hike & botanize, cook & entertain, farm & garden, and watch T.V. in each others arms.

Derrick & Arlene Salomon purchased this apartment in 1940

Why Derrick & Arlene Salomon chose Kihei

This is the original Charley Young Beach House.

The property has been in the family for generations and is situated at the entrance to one of the best beach parks on Maui, Charley Young Beach, which is named after my husbands grandfather, Charley Young, who came to Hawai'i in 1932 as a military reporter to cover the infamous Massie Trial. Settling on Maui, he purchased this oceanfront parcel and built a house for himself and his wife, Betty, and became a well known public figure and reporter for the Maui News and Honolulu Star-Bulletin in the 1940’s and 50’s. The house still stands today, relatively unchanged with all of it’s ‘Old Hawai’i’ charm, telling generations of family history.

What makes this apartment unique

The word that comes to mind is charm, Vintage charm. This is the place to be if you want a more authentic experience different from the norm of generic condo's.

Amenities

Kihei Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
5

We enjoyed everything about our stay here.

  • 5 of 5

The comfort, peaceful surrounding, sounds of the ocean, beautiful beach and most of all the friendly hospitality of our hosts. We definitely plan a return visit. Derrick you are so kind!

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

This beach studio has a perfect location steps from the beach.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed walking the beach each morning and watching the sunset from the front lawn each evening. Derrick and Arlene were gracious hosts, even sharing some delicious homemade kombucha when my husband was feeling under the weather. The kitchen is well stocked but could use a toaster. The area is busy during the day but quiets down after sunset. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Scuba diving ready near Charley Young Beach

  • 5 of 5

Scuba diving ready near Charley Young Beach. No microwave, no laundry line or washer dryer.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Denver, CO
5

Wonderful Experience

  • 5 of 5

Derrick and Arlene were excellent hosts. The apartment was very clean and comfortable. It was a wonderful stay with nice restaurants and shopping nearby. The beach is right there. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

fantastic!!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place . Old Hawaiian feel . Cool at night with the sea breeze . Instant access to the beach ! Walk to multiple restaurants. Not a condo! If you're a bit independent you'll love it . The owners are charismatic and available. Enjoy a glass of wine and the evening on the front lawn with a good book and the surf at your feet!!

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, Oregon
4

Great location. Very nice host

  • 4 of 5

If you enjoy the beach a great property

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175
Damage Deposit $300

My husband and I live in the main house on the ground floor. We are glad to be your host, please feel free to ask if there is anything you might need to make your stay as comfortable as possible, and feel free to use our local expertise to help with planning your activities, or suggestions on exploring the island.

We please ask everyone to show Aloha and deep respect for the property, the house and our other guests and tenants.
And a few other little things like:

-NON SMOKING environment, we please ask that you do not smoke in the apartment or anywhere on the property.

-In Hawaii it's customary to remove your shoes before you enter a home because it helps keep it clean. Please remove your shoes before you go inside.

-We please request that you do not sit on the couch in wet & sandy swimsuits.

-Please, no pets, no parties or overnight guests.

-Quiet time after 10 p.m. please. : )

-Please empty your trash everyday and do not leave any food out.

-And lastly, BEFORE YOU BOOK WITH US, please take notice of our cancellation policies. We STRONGLY recommend that you get travel insurance to protect your financial investment in case you need to cancel your stay with us. Your careful planning and consideration in this matter is very much appreciated.

Mahalo!

One of the definitions of hospitality is 'love of strangers'. We look forward to meeting you.

CHECK OUT OUR OTHER RENTAL, VINTAGE BEACHFRONT STUDIO, VRBO LISTING #759113.
HAWAII TAX I.D. #W20625782-01

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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