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Kauhale Makai (Village by the Sea)

2.5 of 5 938 South Kihei Road, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nevada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

Unit 634 has everything you need to enjoy a Maui vacation. Just bring your own cereal. The unit has extra towels and sheets for those who are staying longer than one week and there is a cooler, umbrella, chairs, snorkeling masks, and boogey board for the beach. The view from the balcony is outstanding and the sunset is directly in... More 

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Red Deer AB
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kauhale Makai is one of the nicest budget properties that I've seen in Kihei and has one of the best ocean views. Each unit is different and I think your experience will depend on who you rent from as some of the units have been upgraded and others have not. The guests are mainly retired couples ( lots of friendly... More 

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Stoney Creek
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This unit was dirty when we arrived, took 2 days to clean the place. The linen on the main bed was ripped and the second set was not much better. The pillows should have been changed as you could smell other peoples sweat. The furniture is very tired and should be replaced as the rattan is very uncomfortable. The second... More 

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Lethbridge, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in room #132 - floor level, walk out that was right next to the pool with easy beach access. One master bedroom with huge (maybe california) king bed, on suite bathroom (shower only), a second bedroom had two twin beds with a bathroom in the room - with tub and shower. Overall, location was gret, Kihei is nice... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We felt very much at home with lovely ocean and sunset views. We had good snorkeling and whale watching and later in the week a wonderful luau at the Hyatt. Nice beaches we went to everywhere and lively nightlife in Lahaina. One day as far up as the Lavender fields and one day was a drive on the road to... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This is a wonderful complex of two buildings. It has unobstructed fews of the ocean and is also a short walk over a lawn to get to the ocean. The pool and bbq areas are always well maintained as are all of the grounds. There are handy laundry rooms in the complex as well. If you have not visited Maui... More 

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calgary, ab
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

As our first VRBO, the accommodations at this unit have set the standard very high. I am almost hesitant to write such a great review as this place was phenomenal and reasonably priced! When dealing with the owners, I found them to be very courteous, accommodating and have great attention to detail, ensuring that guests feel very welcome to their... More 

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Tigard, Oregon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

What a wonderful find! I did quite a bit of research to find the perfect place for us to stay while we were in Maui. I was looking for an ocean view at a reasonable price in a nice setting. I was a little hesitant about booking through the owner and not an established company, but what a delightful place!... More 

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Scarsdale, New York
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The apartment complex seems a bit older, however our unit had a brand new bathroom...very pretty. It is just seconds away from the beach. The pool area was nice and clean with a hot jacuzzi. There is also a great BBQ area with several-easy to use gas grills. We enjoyed it there a lot.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Please do not choose this condo if you wish relaxing and pleasure at Maui/Hawaii. They killed us every single morning. Very early !!! We never sleep. we intended to rest and relax in the tranquil island of Maui, but this condo took everything from us. we were awakened by the incredibly loud noise every morning !!! Witch hotel or condo... More 

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Address: 938 South Kihei Road, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
Location: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Kihei
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kauhale Makai (Village by the Sea) 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Kauhale Makai (Village By The Sea) Hotel Kihei
Maui Village By The Sea
Maui Kauhale Makai
Kauhale Makai Condo
Kauhale Makai (Village By The Sea) Maui/Kihei

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