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Sands of Kahana

3.0 of 5 Condominium   |   4299 Lower Honoapiilani Hwy, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Due to hurricane Isselle we had to change our trip last minute. We were already booked to stay at the sands but we needed extra days, this resort took care of us just like family! The ladies at the front desk would help you with whatever you needed. Tina checked our family in at the beginning of the week and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was, hands down, the most disgusting room I've ever stayed in (and I've stayed in many). I'm warning everyone to stay away from room 354. It's unfortunate too, because the size if the room and view are awesome. Where do I start? The carpet is filthy and stained, cabinet door fell off and landed in my husband's foot, general... More

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drenzi, Manager at Sands of Kahana, responded to this review

Mahalo for your review about your recent stay at Sands of Kahana unit 354 and for calling our office during your stay to advise us of your concerns. We are disappointed that you would not allow us to address and remedy the problems that you had with the condo you stayed in at Sands of Kahana. This particular condo is... More

Orinda, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It saddens me to give such a negative review. We have stayed at the SOK at least six times previously. We love the location and have always enjoyed the layout of the condos. My parents own a timeshare there, but we have never purchased because you are not guaranteed an ocean front. Instead we go through Sullivan Properties to rent... More

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drenzi, Manager at Sands of Kahana, responded to this review

Thank you for returning to Sands of Kahana. We are disappointed your experience fell short of expectations. As you mentioned, your particular condominium is managed for a private owner by another company. That makes those parties solely responsible for its care, condition and maintenance. We regret you were subject to such substandard accommodations. Although we are unable to guarantee a... More

Kent, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just spent a week here at SOK and loved it! We were last here 12 years ago and it has kept it's charm! Near all the great snorkeling places in Maui. Highlights include: it's location, ease of getting around the place, beach access, cute restaurant, and overall convenience! Nice condo! Only draw back is lack of AC but you know... More

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drenzi, Manager at Sands of Kahana, responded to this review

Aloha! We are delighted you loved your return visit to the Sands of Kahana! We are glad our location was a convenience, and that you were pleased by our condo-style accommodations. We appreciate your feedback, along with the tips you have shared, and hope you will consider returning soon! More

Miami, Florida
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sands of Kahana is one of the best resort/condo we've ever stay at! These rooms have a great location. The views from the condo were breathtaking. The cleanliness and comfort were excellent. The condo was huge, the largest I've ever stayed in. The staff were incredibly accommodating as our family arrived at dirrerent intervals, they were above and beyond with... More

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drenzi, Manager at Sands of Kahana, responded to this review

Aloha! Thank you so much for your generous comments. We are delighted you consider our accommodations some of the best you’ve ever experienced. It is especially gratifying that our resort staff extended plenty of Aloha Spirit to you and your entire family. We truly appreciate your highest rating and hope to have the opportunity to serve you again sometime soon.... More

Dearborn, Michigan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We had a rough start on our trip at the Sands of Kahana, I had a confirmation # and my name on it, they had someone else on it. They managed to locate a room. The resort is nice and tucked away from the other resorts. Note: Everything is conveniently located: Pool and Beach - clean and ready for use!... More

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drenzi, Manager at Sands of Kahana, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Sands of Kahana. We apologize for the inconvenience that you experienced during check-in, but are delighted you were pleased with the remainder of your stay! We are glad you were happy with our location, accommodations and staff and hope you will consider us again on your next visit to Maui. Mahalo! More

Minnesota
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We love the Sands of Kahana. The resort is conveniently located anyway from the big resort hotels. The staff is great and be sure to visit Brad at the activities desk. He's one of the best in Maui. Love love the Sands. We saw lots of sea turtles on the beach by the resort. Check it out. The best part... More

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drenzi, Manager at Sands of Kahana, responded to this review

Aloha! Thank you so much for sharing your love of Sands of Kahana. We are glad you found our resort conveniently located and our staff great. We are happy you were able to see lots of sea turtles - always a great sight! Thank you once again for your visit. We are thrilled we could earn your highest rating and... More

Redwood City, California
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

My husband and I went with our son and his family. We had a two bedroom unit and it was GREAT!! Plenty of room for everyone, close to the beach, and pool. Staff was nice too. I would go again for sure. We are owners and it is the first time we stayed.

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drenzi, Manager at Sands of Kahana, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your positive feedback. We are very happy that you and your family fell in love with Sands of Kahana. We are glad to hear that you were satisfied with our condo-style accommodations and staff. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again sometime soon. Mahalo! More

So Cal
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This is my 2nd visit and again had a wonderful stay. You can overcome the lack of air conditioning by buying a fan at the Big K just outside the airport. Stayed in the penthouse ocean view and the view was incredible. Very little delay with the elevators this time For those that are divers I recommend diving at Malay... More

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drenzi, Manager at Sands of Kahana, responded to this review

Thank you for returning to Sands of Kahana! We are delighted that you always have a wonderful stay. We are glad to hear that you loved the ocean view, and enjoyed interacting with our staff. We hope you come back soon! More

Fairview
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We are currently here at the Sands, checked in today. We were told at check in that we were being given an "upgraded" room. I have stayed in some bad places, and sadly my dad wasted his points letting us come here for our anniversary. We were told that condo we are in is much better than the one booked... More

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drenzi, Manager at Sands of Kahana, responded to this review

Thank you for your exchange. We are disappointed we did not meet your expectations. Our resort frequently receives high marks on RCI surveys from satisfied exchange guests. We are sorry your visit did not reflect the experience of many others. We also apologize for the housekeeping issues, which fall below our standard for cleanliness, and for the dryer difficulty. We... More

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Address: 4299 Lower Honoapiilani Hwy, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
Location: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Lahaina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Sands of Kahana 3*
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