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Fayetteville, Arkansas
Reviewed 10 September 2011

We recently stayed at Maui Kai 301 for a two week vacation, celebrating our 25th anniversary. Hawaii and the beautiful condo were both like a dream come true! I spent the first few days saying "it doesn't look real"! The first time we walked onto the lania a turtle was in the water right in front of us, saying hi!...

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Oregon, USA
Reviewed 10 September 2011

We booked through Donna Bender who owns a unit in the building. We had a great stay at Maui Kai 807. Great location and great beach! The unit is ocean front and looks out over Molakai, Lanai, and Oahu in the distance. Had we been there during whale season I couldn't imagine a better spot for viewing. The grounds are...

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1Thank JandZ
toronto, canada
Reviewed 8 September 2011

DH and i stayed at the maui kai (unit 506) for a week in august. we booked a package (air, car, condo) through expedia. it was GREAT. the location was perfect. we loved sitting on the lanai every evening watching the sunset. yes, the building is dated. yes, some of the decor/furnishings could use some sprucing up. but really, if...

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West Des Moines, IA
Reviewed 8 September 2011

Maui Kai is just perfect for us. We stayed in Unit #406 - a studio apartment. They've recently renovated the kitchen - it's beautiful! We spend a lot of time out on the lanai watching the ocean & enjoying the whales. We saw many full breaches right from there. It's not unusual to see surfers, kite surfers, wind surfers, paddlers...

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Ventura
Reviewed 6 September 2011

Our 18th visit to Maui (from So. Cal.) Agree with all the good things already said. Can say that we would not even go to Hawaii if we couldn't stay at the Maui Kai!

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1Thank jonsan
Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 6 September 2011

We recently returned from 2 wonderful weeks in Maui. The place we chose to stay was unit 406 at Maui Kai in Kaanapali. It turned out to be a great choice. Recently updated it very comfortable. A big time resort it is not. A great place with a spectacular view and right on the water it is. A central location...

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3Thank michael b
Springfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 September 2011

We loved this place. It is right on the ocean, in fact, the lanai looks right out to the ocean. The fully stocked kitchen allows you to save a bit of money on eating out every night. You don't have to think about bringing anything with you, an iron, ironing board, all the dishes, cups, silverware, pots and pans, beach...

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2Thank pattib123
San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 1 September 2011

We spent our honeymoon at the Maui Kai in October 2010. We booked through Donna Bender, who owns a unit there. Donna's unit was unavailable, so she found us another unit. She was very helpful and easy to work with. The Maui Kai is right on the beach and all of the units directly face the ocean. We loved having...

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Virginia, Arizona, Iraq
Reviewed 30 August 2011

While I didn’t expect Maui Kai to be a booming resort full of amenities, I didn’t expect it to be the stark stain that it was on the Kanaapali shores. I also didn’t expect Maui to be a destination where the resort you stayed at was of much importance, but it was. I rented unit 704 directly from the owner,...

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alpins, Public Relations Manager at Maui Kai, responded to this review

Aloha. First off, I would like to apologize for your bad experience. Unfortunately this unit is not part of the resort's rental program. There are a few units within the Maui Kai building that rent their unit on their own. The rental program has strict guidelines about decorations, upkeep, mandatory upgrades, etc. Our standards are stringent and we take our...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 24 August 2011

This was our seventh time we stayed at the Maui Kai, the fifth time in #403, so it’s about time I wrote a review. You can’t ask for a better location (especially for the price). The best feature is the view from the balcony. You look right down into the ocean, with beautiful views the islands of Lana’i and Moloka’i....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Maui Kai features all oceanfront junior suite (studio), one bedroom and two bedroom accommodations. Daily towel service, weekly maid service, in-room safe, local phone calls, high speed internet cable hook up, wi-fi also in each room and at the pool and cabana area are all complimentary with no additional fees. Free parking. All rooms have central air conditioning, DVR's, DVD players with freee current release DVD's and spectacular sunsets. Heated pool, jacuzzi, barbecues, and laundry facilities all on site. Located on northern Kaanapali Beach, just four miles north of Lahaina. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maui Kai

Address: 106 Kaanapali Shores Pl, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9448
Region: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Lahaina
Price Range: RM1,117 - RM1,455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maui Kai 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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“All rooms have great views.”
 of 5 bubbles Lovetotravel-SueR, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All condos are privately owned, but the pictures of the room we stayed in were very good.”
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“All rooms have an ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles kelliv01, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Select a higher floor for the best whale watching”
 of 5 bubbles kathyapp, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“You can pay a bit extra and choose your room. I would suggest doing that. Anything above the fourth floor would be our choice.”
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