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Any Closer U'd Be Wet Ground Flr. Direct Oceanfront, Steps 2 the Beach, 150 & up

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Quiet complex. This really is how close you are to the ocean.

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Last updated: 08/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

See our short stay specials at the end of this ad description. We require a 7 night or more stay unless shorter stays still leave a 7 night opening or unless there are not 7 nights available. Click on "Show phone number" to the right and call me if interested.

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . WELCOME TO SUNSET CENTRAL! . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

At Sunset Central YOU ARE SO CLOSE YOU CAN FEEL THE OCEAN! As soon as you walk into SUNSET CENTRAL you take a deep breath and start to smile. You are seeing the incredible ocean view and hearing the waves. SUNSET CENTRAL IS as nice as you hoped for. Why?

The old Cliché, "VIEW, VIEW, VIEW". We have of one of the BEST OCEAN VIEWS in Maui. You don't think about it but "NOT" having a pool, or condo complex lounge chair seating, or tall lanai rails, or anything in your ocean view makes it that much better. The view from inside the condo is great and the view from our lanai is almost 180 degrees with no obstructions. We have the perfect combination for a ROMANTIC stay. A quiet and quaint location off the main road, stunning views, and soothing Pacific Ocean surround sound. There is NO EQUAL to being GROUND FLOOR directly on the ocean. No walking around your building(s), or down stairs and through hallways, or across streets to get to the ocean. Carry your chair 25 feet to the ocean edge and watch a 180 degree sunset. Does the drink you brought with you need a refill or you forgot your camera? No problem. Ten steps back to get it. Don't want to move 25 feet to the ocean edge? Just watch a sunset, sunrise, or simply the ocean from your very large lanai. The lanai has a ceiling fan for added comfort. Do you want your condo to be on a beach for sunbathing, snorkeling or just plain walking on it? We have a new upgraded stair access to our little semi-private “Rainbow Beach”. All this while still being minutes from all of the great things to do on the famous West Maui coast.

SUNSET CENTRAL faces directly West providing WONDERFUL SUNSET shows. During the year the sunsets move back and forth from the islands of Lanai and Molokai. What a sight. Words can’t describe what it is like watching sunsets from your condo right on the beautiful West Maui OCEAN EDGE and with the sounds of the ocean. It is fun even when the sunsets are not spectacular.

The PICTURES, VIDEO, and 250+ RENTER COMMENTS tell it all. Our renter comments are like a GUIDE BOOK specific to West Maui. Unfortunately VRBO has made it difficult to get to the 250 plus comments we entered from our guest book. We do not request comments from you at the end of your stay. The guest book comments are volunteered. I suggest you go to our Owner's website and click on the guest comments. The owners website button is right above the photos at the towards the end of this ad.

DECOR: Our goal was to make the family/dining room feel as large as possible even though it is larger than usual for Maui. Our tv/stereo and our dining table set are on one wall. The sofa sleeper and recliner are set up on the other wall. The result is a large open area in the middle of the room. We think we accomplished our goal. We also added mirrors on one wall. These make the room feel larger as well and provide an ocean view from almost any direction you are facing.

SERVICE: We only have one condo to manage so we give 100% of our attention to you and no amount of attention is too much. Even though we can easily accommodate 4 people in our large condo we only allow a max. of 3. This is to help make sure our condo is in good shape when you arrive. We have a large separate bedroom with a CA king size bed. A separate bedroom is nice compared to a studio that has that hotel type feeling. We have a queen size sofa sleeper for the 3rd person.

IMPROVEMENTS: Bathroom remodel in completed 08/14 changing from tub to walk in shower etc. New TV in the bedroom. Changed phone service that allows calls out to anywhere in the U.S. or Canada. We added a FAN on our LANAI. This adds hours per day and night that are comfortable on the lanai. We also vented our washer/dryer unit to outside. Major feature! Less heating inside your condo. When you have a washer and dryer you are not spending part of your vacation watching your clothes in a community facility. New dishwasher and refrigerator.

A/C: As of 9/6/15 we have the option A/C in the bedroom. There is an additional cost but it is an option.

To view other nice videos click on the 'OWNERS WEBSITE' link above the photos towards the end of this ad. Some of our website videos are “Breakfast on our Lanai”, “View from our Beach Stairs”, a view from our semi-private “Rainbow Beach”, and 'Sunset Stages'.

SUNSET CENTRAL is conveniently located between KAANAPALI and KAHANA, just 5 miles North of LAHAINA, and on the renown West Side of Maui.

SHORT STAY SPECIALS: Only available when 7 days of renting are not available. We may discount the price. Total is for 2 people and does not include HI tax.

09/19/16, 3 night special including weekend, $160/nt plus tax, cleaning fee waived if all nights reserved
10/19/16, 4 night special including weekend, $160/nt plus tax, cleaning fee waived if all nights reserved
10/29/16, 4 night special including weekend, $160/nt plus tax, cleaning fee waived if all nights reserved
06/13/17, 4 night special including weekend, $160/nt plus tax, cleaning fee waived if all nights reserved
Please note that our 3 night or more minimum stay requirement is subject to various conditions, including but not limited to only 3 nights being available or whether the dates deny the potential for a longer rental option, etc. We prefer stays of 7 nights or longer to reduce the turnover times for our condo.

Sunset Central is a legal HI rental unit. HI business ID = W58440575-01

Keywords: Maui, condominium, groundfloor, gound floor, oceanfront, ocean front, beach front, beachfront, West Maui, Lahaina, Honokowaii

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Property Type

  • Condo

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    One child is allowed. Babies count as a child....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed 10 steps from lanai at the sea wall...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • New fan on the lanai adding hours of comfort per day while right on the ocean....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Books and Maui things to do...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Hawaiian Music...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    37" flat screen & TV in bedroom...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library:

    Videos about Maui and famous Road to Hana etc....moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Semi Private beach just down the stairs with easy access to beach 90% of the time....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Ground floor steps from Ocean. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Optional A/C available for large bedroom. Add $15/nt....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Washer and dryer in unit. No time spent watching clothes in complex commnity unit. Watch the ocean instead....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    Free assigned parking....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Calls limited to U.S. and Canada...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and dryer in unit. No time spent watching clothes in complex commnity unit. Watch the ocean instead....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Includes firewall protection...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Large 17' wide x 8' deep ground floor lanai just steps to the ocean. Ceiling fan...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Two locations on ocean, several elsewhere...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Pool for Condo Complex guests only. Pool is not located between the condo and the ocean view....moreless

  • Private Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
9/19/16 Short Stay Special
Sep 19 - Sep 22, 2016
3 night min stay
$160

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Peak Season 2016-2017
Dec 15 - Apr 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$188

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$164

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning Fee $104
  • Tax Rate 13.417%

Notes:

Cleaning fee = $104.17 and includes the GE tax of 4.17%. 3rd person adds $15/nt. plus tax at 13.42%The "BOOK IT" option appears to not add in the $15/nt plus tax for the 3rd person. If 3 people call or email me. We require a $300 reservation deposit. 2nd payment is balance of reservation plus damage deposit. Deposit returned within 14 days of stay. Call or email for discounts on stays for 14 days or more. No parking fees.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Kahalui
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Kahana
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Lahaina
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Lahaina, Kapalua
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
HWY 30
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many

Car: Recommended

We are located 5 miles North of Lahaina in a quiet compex, close to everthing. We have over 200 guest comments that tell of events each of the guests enjoyed while staying at our condo. It is like a travel guide specific to our location here in West Maui

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: We (Ray and Connie) are from California. We love the outdoors and we especially love water and the sound of water on rivers, waterfalls, the ocean and even when it rains. When we like something we tend to keep coming back. Having a condo in West Maui is an example. Not a bad routine. We know you will love Maui too.

Why the Owner Chose Lahaina, HI, USA:
Connie and I (Ray) visited Maui from California for the first time about 15 years ago. Every time we came back we spent some time looking at condos. The question was, Where to buy? South Maui (Kihei), or West Maui? The first requirement was to be right on the ocean. We preferred the famous West Maui side but there were very few available in our range due to its popularity. Finally after several trips to Maui we came upon one in West Maui that was so close to the ocean and romantic that it would not let us go. The rest is history. Now we have a nice home away from home that we get to visit a few times a year. Sharing our condo and hearing how much our guests like it is a benefit we did not know would come with our purchase. See for yourself by reading our 200 plus renters comments.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Our condo is unique due to having one of the best views in Maui, our proximity to the ocean, our beach access, the small size of complex, being off the main road, and the quaint, quiet feel you get when staying there. The view right out to the ocean is almost 180 degrees with no pool or complex lounge seating in the way is unmatched. Although we have a large condo, over 600 square feet and could easily sleep 4 people, we only allow 3 as a maximum. The result is less wear and tear on the condo and greater assurance that it will be in great shape when you arrive.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Quiet complex.  This really is how close you are to the ocean.

    Quiet complex. This really is how close you are to the ocean.

  • Pic taken from our Lanai, just steps to the ocean!  Lana'i island in background

    Pic taken from our Lanai, just steps to the ocean! Lana'i island in background

  • Inside Looking Out

    Inside Looking Out

  • Double Rainbows at no added cost. Pic taken from our lanai

    Double Rainbows at no added cost. Pic taken from our lanai

  • How about an early morning MOON SET. Pic taken from our lanai

    How about an early morning MOON SET. Pic taken from our lanai

  • Comfortable CA King size bed

    Comfortable CA King size bed

  • QUEEN Size Sofa Sleeper

    QUEEN Size Sofa Sleeper

  • New Walk In Shower

    New Walk In Shower

  • LARGE LANAI. Table and Chairs upgraded since this photo

    LARGE LANAI. Table and Chairs upgraded since this photo

  • WHALE breaching close to our Lanai. This breach was unusually close

    WHALE breaching close to our Lanai. This breach was unusually close

  • SUNSET over the edge of Lanai Island

    SUNSET over the edge of Lanai Island

  • SUNSET Purples

    SUNSET Purples

  • Connie watching a sunset at edge of ocean.  Pic taken from our lanai.

    Connie watching a sunset at edge of ocean. Pic taken from our lanai.

  • Another view of Molokai from our lanai table

    Another view of Molokai from our lanai table

  • Just one of the SUNSET SHOWS at Sunset Central

    Just one of the SUNSET SHOWS at Sunset Central

  • Stairs Direct to our little
Rainbow Beach

    Stairs Direct to our little Rainbow Beach

  • FULL KITCHEN, plus washer/dryer, fantastic view of the ocean

    FULL KITCHEN, plus washer/dryer, fantastic view of the ocean

  • Large Bedroom

    Large Bedroom

  • Quaint and semi-private beach that moves North and South throughout year

    Quaint and semi-private beach that moves North and South throughout year

  • Shower with the turtles!

    Shower with the turtles!

  • The POOL is not in the way of our DIRECT CLOSE UP VIEW of the Ocean

    The POOL is not in the way of our DIRECT CLOSE UP VIEW of the Ocean

  • TURTLE heading back to sea after rare beach rest

    TURTLE heading back to sea after rare beach rest

  • SQUID photographed at Honoloa Bay, less than 5 miles away

    SQUID photographed at Honoloa Bay, less than 5 miles away

  • Our name is just part of the story

    Our name is just part of the story

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This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Saturday, August 27, 2016

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