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Charming Blue & White Beach Bungalow! Great Location and 200 yards from Ocean

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 620 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

This condo is decorated and furnished with a comfortable tropical, 'home-away-from-home' feel. Since it is family-owned, we take great pride in keeping it immaculately maintained. The on-site management team, Castle Resorts & Hotels, will ensure that during your stay you have everything you need. We hope whether you stay for a week, a month, or just a couple of nights, you will make wonderful memories that last a lifetime.

Many guests come back year after year with family and friends.

Beachhouse144 has become the gathering place!

More photos are on my website www.beachhouse144.com

Our 1 bedroom, 1 bath easily sleeps 2-4 and boasts many comforts:

 

-Bedroom includes new king-size Mattress with Rattan bed and plenty of storage space.

-Fully equipped kitchen with soft white Corian countertops, Refrigerator with ice maker and Bosch dishwasher, cuisinart drip coffee, Keurig and espresso machines.

-Bathroom includes custom tile work in the bath/shower. Washer /Dryer in closet. Multiple hair dryers and make up mirror and cooling ceiling fan

Fun, beautiful original woody wagon paintings

-A pull-out queen bed in the living room

-Two TVs with DVD players, IPOD dock, FREE WIFI

Pack and play and small chair for the little ones that attaches to the antique wooden table.

We have also added more personal items that we think will make your stay more convenient and relaxing, such as:

-Beach bag with lots of beach toys

-Beach umbrella

-Beach cooler for your lunch

-Boogie boards

-Extra kitchen amenities such as cocktail shakers and premium glassware

Multiple tools for the BBQ

Besides all of the amenities, what makes Beach House 144 so sought after is the location. Our unit has a partial ocean view with the living room and lanai facing the beautifully manicured grass lawn and tropical gardens. It's very quiet, and has wonderful ventilation due to our corner, ground level location. It is also completely handicap accessible.

Our resort’s pool is located across the street at the 'Poipu Athletic Club'. You will have ALL ACCESS to this amenity included in your rate. The large pool has a jacuzzi, small waterfalls and a fun waterslide in a “grotto” type setting. It has a shallow kids area, perfect for babies/toddlers. It also has tennis courts for your use, at NO extra charge.

Barbeque your meals on one of the resort's many BRAND NEW BBQs, or cook inside the unit using the fully equipped kitchen. You can also walk or take a short drive to many wonderful top-rated restaurants nearby. Fine dining, shopping, art galleries and world-renowned golf are all conveniently within walking distance or a 5-minute drive.

More of an adventurer type? Take surfing lessons at Poipu Beach, visit Spouting Horn, explore the Na Pali coast by tour boat, get an aerial view of the island via helicopter tour or hike Waimea Canyon. Kauai's picture-perfect landscape has been featured in Jurassic Park, Raiders of the Lost Ark, South Pacific, Fantasy Island and many other films and TV shows.

Please be aware there is a check out cleaning fee of $160 plus tax and a mid week $80 cleaning fee for a 7 day stay. The cleaning fees are payable to Castle Resorts when you check in. Cleaning fees are also posted under View All Rental Rates.

If you are interested in booking Beachhouse #144, please visit our calendar for availability.

More Details

Owner
Susan Muscatell
Member since: 2006
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 18, 2018

About Susan Muscatell

I'm Susy Muscatell and I reside full-time in Petaluma, CA. This condo is my dream come true and home away from home. Hawaii has been a big part of my life for 35+ years and holds very special memories for me and all of my family. It's very full-filling to share this little piece of paradise with others - my family, friends and those who I haven't met. Hopefully they see in it what I do...the beauty, it's wonderful people and the ultimate place to relax and have a great time!

Susan Muscatell purchased this condo in 2003

Amenities

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

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 620 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) portable play pen, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) fold-out bed in Living Room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Charming Blue & White Beach Bungalow! Great Location and 200 yards from Ocean
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 36 reviews
5

Bright and airy get-away

  • 5 of 5

The condo was great--bright and airy, and the kitchen was well-equipped with everything we needed. Eating outside was lovely, and felt quite private--and the view of the ocean in the distance was a treat. The fans kept us cool, and the bed was very comfortable. Couldn't have wished for anything more.

  • Submitted: 2-Jun-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

Aloha! The bungalow was very comfortable and homey. We really enjoyed our say and loved Kauai! The Beach was a short walk away and we enjoyed the Poipu Beach Club a lot! Across the street was Little Fish Coffee, the Acai Bowl was so yummy! We enjoyed dinning a lot at Keoki's Paradise. Before our trip we purchased The Ultimate Kauai Guide Book which came in pretty handy. Our trip was wonderful and our stay was relaxing. We won't wait 30 years again!

Mahalo for the Memories,

Russ and Kristy

  • Submitted: 19-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for the nice review and for choosing Beach House 144. So very glad that you had a wonderful stay and look forward to your return! Aloha, Susan
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5

It was hard to leave!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this unit for my husband's 40th birthday celebration, and couldn't have been more pleased! It was such a relaxing way to spend 10 days away. I loved having a kitchen, and a BBQ (which looked brand new) so close to our unit! We got fish from the local market, and had fantastic dinners on the lanai as a family. The unit has all the beach things you need when you have little kiddos, and it was decorated like a retro beach house! The washer and dryer was KEY to our vacation - being able to wash small loads with kids is huge. Our girls loved sharing the pull out couch bed, and we slept like babies in the king bed to the amazing rains at night. Because we were on a corner unit, the breezes and fans were enough to keep us cool. We also loved doing the beach in the morning, and then heading over to the pool across the street in the afternoon. They have poolside happy hour over there, and it was an awesome pool for kids! We all had a hard time leaving, and we hope to be back again someday!

  • Submitted: 3-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for the wonderful review! It's always great to hear how guests enjoy themselves while on property. Returning guest a are always my favorite. I look forward to yours! Aloha, Susan
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5

Incredible Hawaiian Experience!

  • 5 of 5

This place is a fantastic spot. It's just steps from one of the most beautiful beaches on the South Shore of Kauai. It's decorated beautifully, has a brand new dishwasher, new washer and dryer, comfortable bed, and cool BBQ tools to make fresh fish every night. If you don't feel like cooking there are several delicious restaurants just a few minutes away. We spent Happy Hour out on the Lanai and our kids played on the grass in front of the unit. The owner has clearly taken good care of the place, it looks like it had been re-done recently which wasn't the case with other units we saw. We will be back to relax in this Hawaiian home away from home.

  • Submitted: 1-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mahalo for your kind words! Kiahuna Plantation is a great place to truly relax. Easy for families, especially with the washer and dryer and the short walk to the beach. We have many returning guests and I look forward to yours. Thank you for staying at my little slice of paradise 🌴🌈🌺 Aloha, Susan
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4

Hard to criticize paradise.

  • 4 of 5

Susan is very, very easy to communicate with, which helped since we had to adjust our dates more than once. She always got back to us immediately. Can't beat that. She really cares about her house, which is so nice when maintaining a rental. It's located in a good spot in the Kiahuna complex -- near parking and on the ground floor, so the grandkids who visited us stepped right out on the grass to play! You have a partial view of the ocean, but -- FYI, you also have a partial view of parked cars. Since it's on the corner end of the building, the breezes are a blessing! Now, personally speaking, I did feel that the condo is a bit congested. By that I mean that every available space is decorated, and every closet is "well stocked!" We certainly did appreciate the use of the boogie boards, cooler, umbrella, etc. which are stored in all the closets. However, I would have liked a bit of space to put our own belongings. I'm not one for a lot of photos, paintings, trivets, etc, and prefer somewhat less decorating. Our other family members in other condos had a bit more restful ambiance, but of course, that is totally my personal preference!! It's obviously a well-loved home, and the lanai, first floor, and breezes more than make up for any personal preferences for "calm" decorating! My daughter in-law thought it was darling! The sliding doors kept getting out of alignment, making it frustrating to open and close them. It's a tropical climate, so the salty air doesn't help. Please note that I'm obviously trying to be completely honest in my review, but ultimately, you're in Kauai, and you can't complain too much about paradise!

  • Submitted: 17-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect week

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for the great week. We loved your unit at the Kiahuna and would definitely stay there again. Everything was exactly as advertised. A charming and sunny unit that was just perfect for me and the two kids. We used the beach toys that were there and left a few more for future guests.

Thank you!

Millie

  • Submitted: 28-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay! It is perfect for families. Thank you for the extra beach toys and the nice review! Aloha, Susan
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation condo rental in Poipu, Hawaii

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter Holiday
Dec 20 2018 - Dec 29 2018
7 night minimum stay
C$378
 
 
winter rate
Jan 2 2019 - Mar 31 2019
7 night minimum stay
C$318
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$305
 

Additional information about rental rates

$160.00 Check out cleaning fee required on all reservations
$80.00 Mid-week cleaning fee required on 7 day stay
ALL cleaning fees are payable to Castle Resorts at time of departure. Castle Resorts manage this property.
TAT # 055-452-0576-01 Tax rate is 14.42%
7 day stay preferred during the popular months of January, February and March, unless there are gaps in the calendar.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 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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