About the property
- Condo310 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 3 nights
Condo, Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)
Maui Kaanapali Villas is a low density resort located just north of Lahaina on the world famous Kaanapali Beach, which is rated one of the top ten beaches in the United States. The resort is set on 11 acres of beautifully groomed tropical gardens. The beach is a two-minute stroll from the unit.
The two pools were totally redone with new hot tubs added. Also located on the grounds is the beachside Castaway Restaurant. Whale watching is at a premium right from the beach from December to April. Enjoy the clean, beautiful gas grills in 3 different locations on the property, 2 of which are close by.
There is no other condo like Banyan 242 on property. Custom cabinets, new appliances, stone floors and counter tops were installed in the kitchen. The bathroom was also redone. The same stone was used on the bathroom vanity as well as the large, walk-in shower.
The living area is equipped with a queen-size wall bed, comfortable couch and a table with 2 chairs.
The wrap around lanai is perfect for relaxing and creating a cross breeze through the condo. Free wireless internet is also available in the room. One time cleaning provided on check out.
Free trolley to all of Kaanapali area which is also in walking distance. This condominium cannot be beat for price and location!
For more information or to book please click send email to owner or call 209.648.1112.
Registration Identification #: 115-519-4880-01
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- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- May 21, 2018
Troy is a commercial beekeeper in CA and works with 1800 hives. Susan is a retired children's pastor. After retiring she was "sucked" into the bee business and now works with Troy. They hope to retire in the next few years so they are able to spend more time in Maui as well as with family and helping with various ministries of their church. They live on 10 acres with their dog, Josie, and miniature donkeys. When they are in Maui they enjoy scuba-diving, hiking, visiting with new friends found at MKV and relaxing on our never-crowded beach.
Owner purchased this Condo in 2004
Why Owner chose Kaanapali
We began going to Maui in 1990 with our 2 children and always rented a friends condo at Maui Kaanapali Villas. When we decided to buy a condo not much was available at MKV so we looked around the area but came to the conclusion that there is nothing like MKV out there. We love the old Hawaiian feel as well as the quiet, spacious feel at the resort. It is low-density which we really appreciate and you just can't beat that sandy beach and view!
What makes this Condo unique
There is not another resort like Maui Kaanapali Villas on Kaanapali Beach. It is low density, only 260 units on 12 acres, and has that old Hawaiian feel you just don't find anywhere else. The pools and beach are never crowded - no need to get out there at 6 am to save a lounge chair! And we have met nothing but nice people there! The boardwalk is great for walking north to a grocery store (about a mile) or south 1 mile to Whaler's Village. There is also a free trolley that picks up at our lobby and takes you around the Kaanapali area.
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Good value for a great location! Relatively clean studio with a murphy bed and well appointed galley kitchen.
Thanks for the review. We do fee our property is a great location. Just a note, our bed is actually a queen mattress and box springs that are in a frame which lowers down from the wall. Much more comfy than a murphy bed!
Great value and a nice, cozy unit
Great place for the value, especially on such a short-notice trip. Property is as advertised; it's a smaller unit towards the back of the property. No beach view but it's a short walk (about 3 min). The property was very well maintained and very comfortable. The unit also has AC (we live on Oahu and don't have AC, so this was HUGE). Owners were very prompt and responded to my emails almost immediately. There is a halfway decent cafe with a full bar located on a property, although I found their lunch and dinner prices to be quite high (breakfast was good). All in allI would definitely recommend this property.
Love it when our guests enjoy their stay! We appreciate each and every recommendation and hope all our guests enjoy our condo and the property. Aloha!
Exactly as described!! Love MKV & this unit was perfect for the 2 of us...
We were very happy staying here. Condo just as described. Love this location & the beaches with snorkeling in walking distance. Plus free trolley to Ka'anapali. Only drawback is the Banyan building is in back of the complex (which we knew, but did not realize it was close to highway & although you do not see it...you can hear it). But we still would definitely recommend staying here if the price is right. And some Tommy Bahama beach chairs would be nice to have too.
Favorite Maui get-away, just right for single or couple
I will definitely stay here again. Best Maui vacation spot in North Kaanapali. Low rise, low key relaxation and best beach location in the area. The owner's Susan and Troy happen to arrive on the property just as I was texting an inquiry about the safe in the unit (which I didn't end up using anyway). Their timing was perfect for resupplying the unit with a new cooler, new beach chairs, new pillows and a few days later a beautiful new couch was delivered. The unit is cleverly designed for comfort and has plenty of room for two people with the Murphy bed up or down. There is a wrap-around porch and two sliders on opposite sides of the room (provides a nice cross-breeze) in addition to the entry door. The kitchen is very well furnished with all the cooking utinsels, pots, pans, coffee maker, toaster, blender, crockpot and dishes needed for cooking in. If you don't feel like cooking in, the beachfront Castaway Cafe on-site serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and cocktails (with gluten free options) and the food is quite good. There is a grocery store in walking distance (I would suggest driving if you are doing major provisioning), and several restaurants that are walkable (we walked to dinner and took an Uber back). Maui Kaanapali Villas is the perfect spot for a relaxing vacation, poolside and beachside. Whale watching from the beach and bar and the owners are the best. Mahalo!
We are so pleased when our guests are comfortable and we are able to provide all they need and more. Maui Kaanapali Villas is indeed the perfect spot for a vacation, whale watching and enjoying our beautiful, wide and quiet beach. We certainly hope all our guests are able to return to our home in beautiful Maui!
Nice, quiet end unit. Has everything we needed and was the perfect size! Thanks Try & Susan
We are happy campers when our guests enjoy our condo and property so much. Although, who wouldn’t be happy to be in Maui! We hope wvwryone of our guests enjoys themselves just as much. Aloha!
Great facility and room
Loved the room, bed was very comfortable and facilities are first class. Two pools to choose from, great sandy beach, on site casual restaurant and buitifully maintained gardens. Full concierge service, on site general store and free coffee each morning. What more could you ask for!
And boy, do we agree - what more could you ask for!! We hear this often from many of our guests who return year after year. Many of them return for the quietness on a great beach surrounded by the tropical beauty on our grounds. Aloha!
Free trolley to all of Kaanapali area which is also in walking distance.
Other Activities: Health/Beauty Spa, Boating, Miniature Golf, Shopping, Kayaking, Parasailing,
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
A daily facilities fee of $20.85 is collected at arrival. If staying longer than 2 weeks a mid-stay linen fee of $35 will be charged. Cancellation Policy is all monies paid will be refunded if cancelled more than 60 days from arrival. If cancelled less than 60 days to arrival, all monies paid will be refunded if at least half the dates previously booked are rerented. (Balance is not paid til 30 days to arrival). ASK ABOUT OUR LAST MINUTE (WITHIN 30 DAYS) SPECIALS! At least 7 day rental over Christmas/New Year holidays. We NEVER ask a guest to to wire money via Western Union or another third-party service.