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Ma'alaea Kai Unit 110 - Spectacular Oceanfront/Mountain View/Grounds - Paradise

Bedrooms 2
Space 878 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bed/2 Bath, Ocean Front, Mountain View, Private Setting

Ease of access, pleasant tradewinds, quiet area and unmatched relaxation make this the ulitimate in Maui locations. Ma'alaea Kai is a hidden gem that offers many ammenities and views that travellers will treasure. Whether eating in or dining out, hiking the crater or sunning by the pool, fishing or snorkeling you will find the Ma'alaea location ideal for planning and experiencing a lifetime vacation that will make you want to return again and again. Most visitors to Ma'alaea return frequently for the 'Home in Hawaii' experience.

Richard and Jackie Smith
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2018

About Richard and Jackie Smith

Jackie and I grew up in the Pacific Northwest before settling in Lodi, California wine country in 1991. We enjoy Hawaii for the remarkable way the people, views and experiences completely dissolve all stresses for a true relaxing vacation experience.

Richard and Jackie Smith purchased this condo in 2008

Why Richard and Jackie Smith chose Wailuku

Ma'alaea Kai is an often undetected property in the central valley of Maui on the south coast. The property is maintained immaculately with arguably the nicest lawn on the island. The proximity to the swimming pool, barbeques in addition to being on the first floor which makes the large private lawn like your own backyard. Waking to the sun rising out the beach bedroom window directly over 10,023 foot Mt. Haleakala is one of the highlights of a trip to this property.

What makes this condo unique

If you are searching for the best all around experience Maui has to offer you will not be disappointed in this property at Ma'alaea. Being in a quiet area and the most central to all attractions and sites on Maui this condo will meet all of your getaway expectations.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation condo rental in Wailuku, Hawaii

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 878 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Parking nose in only. Do not back into the parking space.
  • Please do not put anything in the toilets except toilet paper and human waste. The on site sewer system cannot handle other items.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , All updated tile, cabinets and fixtures
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , All updated tile, cabinets and fixtures
  • Both bedrooms have private full baths
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Bamboo floors, full closet, ceiling fan, shutters
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Bamboo floors, full closet, ceiling fan, shutters
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • long term renters welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Email Address and Phone number required for rentals.


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Ma'alaea Kai Unit 110 - Spectacular Oceanfront/Mountain View/Grounds - Paradise
average rating of 4.8636365 based on 44 reviews

A great stay, in a great condo, in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

As a family of four adults we stayed at this property for two weeks in late April. Firstly, this is a very good location on Maui to stay - out of the hubbub of more touristy areas, yet near enough to them to even just go for dinner. (We also found a few good dining spots and the Foodland grocery store etc serving the local population in nearby Wailuku very handy) Secondly, the condo property itself is very well kept with the grounds well manicured and the pool and BBQ area very clean. Unit 110 was also very well liked by us all. This ground floor condo with easy access to the grounds and the pool by just stepping off the lanai, made an already spacious feeling unit even more so.....and the sea turtles were on the rocks entertaining most evenings... just steps across the lawn. The bedrooms having their own full bathrooms each was also a nice feature. The kitchen was very well equipped with cooking implements and the recent updating of the flooring, and the new appliances etc made food prep enjoyable. We all highly recommend this property and look forward to staying again.

  • Submitted: 8-May-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing place to stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here from Mar 7th - 21st, 2018. We were impressed from the start. Richard was very helpful with all the information that we needed to begin our vacation. The unit was nice and clean and ready for us. The unit had everything we needed. And yes, the pictures on the VRBO site are true. The grounds are very well maintained. The view from the patio is breathtaking, Ocean view all the time. The BBQ's are so clean, it is like you have a brand new grill everyday. The staff is so friendly and everyone is so nice. Yes, I will be back. Had a wonderful vacation. It was our Mom and daughter vacation, and it was wonderful! Mahalo. Angela & Josephine.

  • Submitted: 23-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Josephine, Mahalo for your nice words and taking the time to give a review. We enjoy hearing that guests had a nice stay. Hope to hear from you again soon. Richard
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Clean, Convenient, Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

This property is on the ground floor with the pool just outside. Being on the ground floor allowed us to come and go from the condo while enjoying the property as an extended living space. Perfect for whale and Turtle watching! Love this place!

  • Submitted: 26-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Better Than We Imagined

  • 5 of 5

The condo was amazing!! Everything about it was great. The best thing was the location. It was in a quiet area away from the crowds and centrally located for all the thinks we wanted to do. We could walk to the marina and catch any excursions we wanted. We loved just sitting on the patio and watching the whales jump in the bay. It was better than the whale watching boat we went on. Richard was very flexible to work with and always responded quickly to our questions. It was our first trip to Maui and it was perfect. We hope to return soon.

  • Submitted: 20-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for your review and kind comments. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time in our paradise and looking forward to hearing from you again. Aloha Richard and Jackie Smith
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  • 5 of 5

Lovely condo! Enjoyed our stay so much! We love watching the whales and turtles from the lanai. The pool is very nice and location is fabulous! Owners are so helpful!

  • Submitted: 12-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect for our family of 3

  • 5 of 5

Ma'alaea Kai is a great property in an ideal & central Maui location. The location of Unit 110 on the ground floor was great with an infant who on the move. Richard & Jackie are great hosts providing all the basics you need which is very helpful, in addition to some amazing extras (e.g., beach chairs, fully stocked kitchen, etc.). The unit was clean, spacious - and the trade winds added ample breeze to keep things cool.

The neighbours are very friendly and there are lots of Canadians escaping the cold weather at home.

Another great point of this property is the proximity to the pool and BBQ area as well as the small beach at the end of the street. The walking distance proximity to the Maui Ocean Centre (Aquarium) is also an added benefit. Only a 10-15 minutes from major shopping centers so it is easy to get everything you could possibly need.

We felt very safe and our little one had a blast exploring the green lawns. We were able to see whales right from the lanai, and enjoyed all our meals outside.

After 6pm, things quiet down which is another nice plus for a family with young children.

We really enjoyed our time staying in unit 110 and look forward to returning again in the future.

  • Submitted: 25-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
OGG - Kahalui
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Beach Bums
Nearest Ferry
17 Miles
Lahaina-Molokai-Lanai Ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Kahili Golf , The Dunes
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Plantation Train - Lanai Sugar Train
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Highway 380
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Beach Bums, Maalaea General Store, Carl's Jr.,
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
Sugar Beach
Car: recommended

Ma'alaea Kai is located in a quiet resort area just blocks from the Ocean Center/Aquarium and Whale Foundation. The proximity to restaurants, bars, swimming and all water sports make this an excellent choice as a centrally located home base.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation condo rental in Wailuku, Hawaii

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Standard Non-Peak
Apr 16 2018 - Dec 15 2018
5 night minimum stay
Peak (Whale) Season 2019
Dec 16 2018 - Apr 15 2019
7 night minimum stay
Standard Non-Peak
Apr 16 2019 - Dec 15 2019
5 night minimum stay
Peak (Whale) Season
Dec 16 2019 - Apr 15 2020
7 night minimum stay
Standard Non-Peak
Apr 16 2020 - Dec 15 2020
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$194.59
Damage Deposit C$324.32

Phone Number and Email Address Required on Inquiry/Reservation Request ---Additional cleaning is available with a fee. $250 charge for smoking in the condo or on lanai. Rental is not transferrable. Emergency contact: Housecleaning - Lisa DeClercq - 808-385-3957 --- Maintenance - Paul Zander - 808-283-1967. TAT/GET tax numbers L0317343744 and L1194698752 respectively.

Fees in this rental:
Cleaning - direct charge for cleaning the condo after a rental.
Administrative - Wear/Tear and maintenance, AC electric
Service - Direct charge by VRBO for site services

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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