Beautiful oceanfront two bedroom condo with king bed, two twin beds and sleeper sofa that can accommodate up to six people. The condo was fully remodeled and refurnished in 2014. The condo is located literally on the beach and adjacent to a park. Unit #101 is located on the ground floor and enjoys direct ocean views. The complex features a pool, laundry facilities, parking and barbecues. The complex is across the street from a farmer’s market and several small restaurants.
We invite you to view the reef fish at low tide in the early morning…play in the ocean, snorkel or swim with the sea turtles. The inviting beach just outside our condo is perfect for building sand castles, relaxing with a favorite book or enjoying the beauty and peacefulness of “Old Hawaii”.
We are located in the small community of Honokowai in West Maui and are just minutes from the world-famous Kaanapali Beach, Kapalua and Napili Bay as well as the historic town of Lahaina. Honokowai has some of the best weather in Maui. World-class golf courses are located nearby.
Rates for this unit are based on four occupants, (additional $10/night/person), and vary depending on season, length of stay and whether booked at the last moment. Please specify your desired dates on the "Rates & Availability" tab to obtain a quote for your specific circumstances.
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Managed by HKR LLC, Hawaii Tax ID #: W33827739-01.
Additional amenities include: beach towels, chaise lounge, off-street parking for 1 vehicle, access to adjoining beach, oceanfront gas barbeques, resort areas, tourist attractions, glassware, shopping, beach park, exercise fitness facility, cookware, tennis courts, onsite rental office, grocery, flatware, onsite laundry room, iron and ironing board, range, cooking utensils, golf courses, coffee maker, dishware, neighborhood restaurants, farmers' market.TripAdvisor property ID 5583960...Read more
Left on 09/11/2013 for a stay in September 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Sep 11, 2013Stayed Sep 2013
This place was a really good find. We dealt with the managers and had no problems at all. The position is right on the sea and on the public beach park so it is convenient if you've got kids. We loved the turtle sightings every afternoon. The market across the street and the coffee shop were also excellent, we would stay here again
Left on 05/28/2013 for a stay in April 2013 | Dave S.Reviewed May 28, 2013Stayed Apr 2013
An amazing location steps from the ocean. Falling asleep to the sound of the waves at night, swimming with the turtles during the day. The open space of the park next door is a nice buffer, and the markets across the street were convenient and had some good foods. There's a great cross-breeze to keep the place cool. The property is a little older, but the unit has been updated. The modern kitchen has all the tools for making meals to enjoy on the lanai. I liked how the closet was well-stocked with water toys, snorkel gear, ice chest. Plus replacement light bulbs and extra towels. Even has a folding table and chairs to set up at the park. The flashlight was nice to have for spying on the beach crabs, geckos and cane toads at night! And the herb garden on the wall outside was a nice touch. As for Hale Kai, we enjoyed meeting some of the long-term residents and blowing the conch shell at sunset. The BBQs work great, and the pool is clean and refreshing. The office staff is very friendly. The laundry room/library/recycling area is kept clean. Parking was never a problem - every unit gets a spot so it works out fine. We were very relaxed and the kids had the best experience getting to know the island.
Left on 05/17/2013 for a stay in May 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed May 17, 2013Stayed May 2013
This was our third visit to The Hale Kai and this time we brought the entire family, all 16 of them. Everyone loved this place. Thank you for being there for us to enjoy and thank you to all the staff who helped us arrange for our fabulous reunion. Chuck and Beth Howell and family
Left on 04/29/2013 for a stay in April 2013 | Kim H.Reviewed Apr 29, 2013Stayed Apr 2013
We have stayed at the Hale Kai several times over the past 28 years. I visited with my parents as a child and now my husband and family. We love the Hale Kai.
This past trip we wanted to rent 101 for the whole two weeks when I initiated reservations in August 2012. At that time i was told 101 was only available for 5 days so i took it and booked 102 for the remainder. In late February i was online and noticed 101 had opened for 6 more days. I phoned to ask to take those additional days and was told i could not change my reservation within 60 days without a charge. Then there was another charge for staying in 102 less than 5 days. I just felt the policy was very unflexible to make the accomodation since it was my original request to stay in 101 as long as possible. and it sat empty from the day we left until 6 days later. Frustrating and silly! Thank you, Kim Hikade--looking forward to my next trip to the Hale Kai !!! ps--the place looks better than ever too
Left on 02/17/2013 for a stay in February 2013 | Vincenzo & Brandi S.Reviewed Feb 17, 2013Stayed Feb 2013
We've been coming the same time each year for 12 years. It was our 8 year old's 9th trip. The housecleaning service was quite poor. The unit's large windows were not clean and the unit itself was not very clean. The cleaning mid trip was very sloppy and we know the cleaning lady and tipped her. If it was my property I would be quite unhappy with how unclean it is being kept. Valerie in property mgt. is fantastic. She is so responsive and helpful. We come because the same friends have been coming for 30 and 40 years and our daughter is like a grandchild to them. We want to keep coming each year but if people our age come for the first time the units have to be clean so they'll want to come back.
Aloha Brandi & Vincenzo I am very dissappointed about your comments. I am responsible for the housekeeping and you never once said anything to me. I can not correct what I do not know about.I am sorry your expectation were not met. It is a great unit with a view you can not get much better or closer to the ocean. The owners remodeled the kitchen and bath in 2012, they boughtnew beds and a very large flat screen TV and take great pride in their unit. I am sure they will find this review unsettleing. To the owners I say I am confused by the guests. Mahalo Valerie
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Saltspring Island, BC, Canada
“Best location on Maui”
Left on 02/10/2013 for a stay in January 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Feb 10, 2013Stayed Jan 2013
We love Hale Kai and 101 is the best location of all the units. We like the improvements that have been made in the last couple of years. The only thing missing was a pair of binoculars to watch the whales.
Mahalo for your kind words! We liked your suggestion regarding the binoculars - great idea!Looking forward to your return next year.Aloha, Carolyn and Kathy, owners
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Defiance, OH, United States
Left on 12/31/2012 for a stay in December 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Dec 31, 2012Stayed Dec 2012
The location of this condo was perfect. It was quiet and peaceful. The only interruptions was the noise of the surf and the lookouts for whales, sea turtles, and monk seals. The place was even better than the pictures. I'm sure we'll be back again! Aloha!
Aloha KathySo glad you enjoyed your time at Hale Kai. Look forward to seeing you again.Mahalo Valerie
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Leduc, Alberta, Canada
“Would go back to this condo again and again!”
Left on 12/16/2012 for a stay in December 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Dec 16, 2012Stayed Dec 2012
We had a wonderful seven day stay at #101 Hale Kai. The view from our sitting room and patio was astounding. The turtles frolicked in the waves just off our patio. The condo was well equipped. The location great with a farmers market and gourmet coffee shop right across the street.
Aloha RobertOur location is just one of the great thing about Hale Kai. Our Honokowai Turtles have their own web site and are kept track of. They feed off our property alongthe reefs so they are here on and off all day. Mahalo for staying with us at Hal Kai Valerie
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Yountville, CA, United States
“Waves and Turtles”
Left on 12/04/2012 for a stay in November 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Dec 4, 2012Stayed Nov 2012
We stayed for 10 days and had a great time. the condo is lovely and was easy to relax and enjoy a rare on the water living experience.
Aloha JonYou can not get much closer to the ocean then this unit. We are a small complex and easy to relax at by the ocean or pool. Mahalo for staying with us Valerie
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Anchorage, AK, United States
Left on 10/22/2012 for a stay in October 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Oct 22, 2012Stayed Oct 2012
The location can't be beat, and the pool is lovely. Unit 101 has wonderful views of the ocean.
Unit 101 could use a bit of maintenance. Some paint is peeling, the coffee maker didn't always work, and the twin beds were just downright uncomfortable. A memory foam topper was present in the master bedroom, which made that bed very comfortable; similar toppers for the twin beds would be nice--or just get new mattresses. Also, a number of the jalousie blinds on the park side of the unit were broken (the plastic frames for the glass were cracked, so the glass was slipping out). The VCR didn't work (so we couldn't watch the movies available), although the DVD player worked just fine. Finally, although the kitchen and bathroom have been updated recently, the rest of the furnishings are quite dated. It has the potential to be a spectacular rental, if only a little TLC and cash are invested into the unit.
Aside from these issues, we had a great stay. The property management is great, the location is great, and it is a good value for the price you pay compared to other spots on Maui. This was our third time to Hale Kai, and we will likely come visit again.
Mahalo for your review ~ we always enjoy hearing from our guests! Glad you liked our new Cal King sized bed with the topper - we love it too! We'll check on the comfy level of the twin beds - thanks for the heads up. We periodically replace the tropical furniture to keep our condo fresh and inviting. The current collection celebrates Maui's famous red dirt with rust, brown and orange hues while the miniature palm tree pattern in the fabric mimics the abundant number of palms close by. We've just purchased a 42" flat screen TV and a Blue Ray DVD-CD player . . . nice additions to our unit. Glass jalousies do occasionally slip out of their holders - unfortunately it happens - we're sorry for the inconvenience. It has been fixed.You're so right - the location and views speak volumes. Glad you enjoyed your stay!Aloha, Carolyn & Kathy, owners
Left on 09/08/2012 for a stay in August 2012 | Stephane C.Reviewed Sep 8, 2012Stayed Aug 2012
Just one word perfect.
We will come back next year !
Thank you very much for your views - we think so too! Looking forward to having you back in 2013.Aloha, Carolyn & Kathy, owners
CA, United States
“Heavenly Hale Kai”
Left on 08/22/2012 for a stay in August 2012 | Joanna M.Reviewed Aug 22, 2012Stayed Aug 2012
Unit 101 was perfect for us...easy backdoor access to a great beach, ocean sounds and breezes filtering through a multitude of louvered windows, friendly staff - as well as neighbors. As a family who prefers casual and active over formal and frou-frou we really couldn't have been happier. Plenty of space, daylight, amenities etc without any of the claustrophobic high-rise jet-set mentality (which is where you'll find sterile boredom!). For us, this was Maui/Hawaii at its best....not to mention the location is brilliant for going back and forth from west to south etc. Fabulous stay - I hope we'll be back some day...
Glad you’ve enjoyed Hale Kai 101 over the past thirty years. Mahalo ~ look forward to your return nextspring! Hope you were pleased with our new kitchen; we are constantly striving to keep this condoupdated – improvements to the bathroom are in the works.
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