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Crystal Lake, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 28 July 2013

We stayed in unit 102 and I cannot express the true beauty this complex offers. The grounds are meticulously maintained, The beach and snorkeling are right in front of the resort. The Pu Pu Party’s are a blast. My son woke every morning to go swim with the turtles as they swam in front of the resort. The people are...

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sassygirl2011, Guest Relations Manager at Kulakane, responded to this review

Mahalo for the great review!! Please let your friends and family know and we would love to welcome them to the Kulakane. Aloha!

Cheshire, Connecticut
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Great condo (Unit 302) and offered the best turtle sightings on the Island and sunset views! The location is fabulous: close to Lahaina town and other great areas but also less commercial, more quite area! The condo was well equipped and very comfortable. The farmer's market was a great place to buy groceries and prepared food. One of our daughter's...

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sassygirl2011, Guest Relations Manager at Kulakane, responded to this review

We are so glad you had a wonderful time! We love the views and our neighborhood turtles, also. The neighborhood roosters are part of life throughout the Hawaiian islands and they do have a certain charm! Mahalo for staying with us and we hope to see you back again!

Seattle
Reviewed 30 May 2013

North Kaanapali - could walk to everything we needed and a really short drive to Lahaina for anything else. Everything in 202 was brand new and top quality. Very comfortable and tastefully decorated unit, and greatly appreciated the snorkeling gear, boogie board, and beach chairs that were included with the rental. The views of Molokai and Lanai were breathtaking, and...

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sassygirl2011, Guest Relations Manager at Kulakane, responded to this review

Mahalo for staying with us! Glad you enjoyed the great location. The turtles always make their appearance right in front of the property. All of our units are equipped with beach gear so you just bring your swimsuit and the aloha spirit. Hope we see you back at the Kulakane soon!

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 28 May 2013

My friend and I looked at a lot of condos online and called several places before we agreed on the Kulakane. It had everything we wanted - 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a lanai facing the ocean, walking distance to a farmers' market/vegan/vegetarian food place (that was key for me), parking, wifi, complimentary beach towels/beach chairs/beach bags (it's great not to...

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sassygirl2011, Guest Relations Manager at Kulakane, responded to this review

So glad to hear you had a great trip, and mahalo for the great review! Thanks for confirming that we are indeed oceanfront - it would be impossible to be closer to the water. Our neighborhood honu (turtles) are always there to greet our guests! We hope to see you back at the Kulakane very soon.

USA
Reviewed 13 May 2013

We loved the Kulakane Condos. 42 units make it a quite place to hang out. The people are great, especially Debbie and Kathy who work in the office. We will come back but will stay in a different unit. We were in #303 and even though it was nice and comfortable, the lanai furniture was impossible to sit on without...

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sassygirl2011, Guest Relations Manager at Kulakane, responded to this review

Mahalo for your review! So glad you had a great time and will be coming back. We think Debbie and Kathy are the best, too!! We appreciate the feedback regarding the furniture and fan noise; we need our guests to let us know about these things so we can fix them. Our owners take a lot of pride in these...

Williston, Vermont
Reviewed 7 May 2013

The Kulakane is a 70's era condo that sits right on the water. The newer resorts on Maui are not close to the water. The rooms of these newer resorts are even further back. Not the Kulakane. You could toss a dried palm frond from your lanai and hit the water from any room. A little dated but very clean...

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sassygirl2011, Public Relations Manager at Kulakane, responded to this review

Mahalo for the review and visiting with us!! One of the most frequent questions we hear is from potential guests wondering how close we REALLY are to the ocean. Your review can't make it more clear - each unit is right on the ocean! That's one of the things that makes it so special. We hope to see you back...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 17 March 2013

Aloha! We are here now as I type this review from the lanai of unit 213. The pictures are exactly what you get when you come to this condo. We, like the owners will not ever stay anywhere in Maui that is not directly ocean front. We love the sound of the crashing waves to lull us to sleep at...

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sassygirl2011, Owner at Kulakane, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your trip! Thank you for confirming that we truly are a completely oceanfront property; that is one of the best features of the Kulakane, and it is at a very affordable price as compared to the major resorts. Mahalo for staying with us and we hope to see you back again soon!

Bobcaygeon, Canada
Reviewed 16 March 2013

This is our second year here. Many here have been coming for over 10 years. Pu Pu party every Friday night. Very relaxed, just bring anything in your fridge (cheese and crackers) We had our two married kids come this year. They had a 3rd floor unit, like a little 2 floor town house with two bedrooms. All units fully...

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sassygirl2011, Owner at Kulakane, responded to this review

Mahalo for staying with us at the Kulakane, and thank you for the great review. We do have many guests return each year to stay with us, so we encourage you to book early when you plan your return trip. This is especially important during the high season, which runs from December through April. Please come back and stay with...

Eatonton, Georgia
Reviewed 17 February 2013

Our first visit to Kulakane, but will not be our last. Stayed at the recommendation of friends who have stayed here in the past. We have to send them a case of wine as a "Thank you". A great location, great staff, great room, and outstanding views and location. We will be back.

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sassygirl2011, Owner at Kulakane, responded to this review

We completely agree - a week really is too short! We are so glad you had a great time. Mahalo for staying with us and we hope to see you again soon. Aloha!

Mendota Heights, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 January 2013

I really enjoyed the Kulakane and would stay there again. We had a two bedroom, two bath loft on the 3rd floor. It was far more space, at far less money than we could have gotten at a hotel. I usually had the pool to myself, but happily shared my ocean swim time with turtles. The view and sunset were...

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Mahalo for visiting with us! So glad you enjoyed the Kulakane. We would love to have you back again! Please keep in mind that the Winter/Spring is high season, so book early to ensure your preferred suite. Aloha!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kulakane resort is a low-rise oceanfront Maui condo rental property offering vacation condo rentals on the beautiful West Maui shore.These roomy one- and two-bedroom direct Maui oceanfront condominiums are beautifully appointed, with all of the luxuries of home. The spaciousness of the accommodations makes them ideal for families or couples on vacation.At the Kulakane Resort, every condo is just 50 feet from the ocean and has a direct, picturesque view of the neighboring islands of Lanai and Molokai and spectacular sunsets.When you stay at the Kulakane Resort, you can do it all or do nothing at all! Watch the whales, dolphins and sea turtles up close while relaxing at our oceanside pool, beach, or from your private lanai.Our oceanfront condo rentals are located on grounds featuring elegant gardens, gas grills, on-site laundry, free parking and free wireless Internet access throughout the complex. First class golf courses, fine dining, night life and shopping at Kaanapali Village and Lahaina are just a five-minute drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kulakane

Address: 3741 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9302
Region: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Lahaina
Price Range: RM900 - RM1,773 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kulakane 4*
Number of rooms: 42
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Kulakane Hotel Lahaina
Kulakane Maui/Lahaina, HI
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“Second floor rooms offer a better view, in my humble opinion. :)”
 of 5 bubbles Candlerphoto, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“3rd Floor condos have 2 bedrooms”
 of 5 bubbles 643michellev, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms offer ocean views so you won't be disappointed!”
 of 5 bubbles R1900BBloris, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All condos face the water.”
 of 5 bubbles judithh235, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Three story-no elevator-if issues with stairs then request unit on lower level. Views were great on 3rd floor condo.”
 of 5 bubbles skbplus4, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
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