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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girl friend and I enjoyed a wonderful 8 days at Maui Kai. Best views and location. We booked through Maui Kai 806 owners Art and Sophie Nickel. They made the process easy, helping us to find the perfect unit. While this is an older building, it is very well maintained. Beautiful pool and right on the beach. We loved... More 

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So Ca, but wishing I was in the Caribbean!
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked through Maui Kai 806 owners Art and Sophie Nickel. The condo (302) had everything we needed (kitchen, utensils, snorkeling equipment, etc.). It was an unbelievable ocean front view, the only complex like it on the whole beach to be so close, all the other resorts are pushed back off the ocean. The staff was extremely courteous and very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My hubby and I stayed at Maui Kai in October and it was great, so great we are going back again this year. We rebooked room 807 through Donna Bender last night. Last year we did not arrive to the hotel until midnight and yet a plan was made so we could still get it, the free maid service lovely... More 

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Thank Nicole G
DonnaBender, Owner at Maui Kai, responded to this review

Aloha Nicole! I'm happy you liked my unit so much that you had me book it again for you this year! As you found out last year, when a guest arrives after hours, their room key is in a lockbox outside the office door and the next morning they go down to the office to check in. I'm glad you... More 

Bothell, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first tip to Maui and Maui Kai - specifically Art and Sophie Nickel - were highly recommended by a friend who has been to Maui multiple times. All I can say is wow! Our condo #1006 was amazing and had everything we could possibly need for our stay. The employees in the office, in addition to all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the Maui Kai. The condo, 807 was fabulous. It was a junior suite. Nice kitchen and living area for two. The view was undescribable and we loved it all. The staff were very friendly, even giving me a box for packing a bouquet in and shipping things that we left. The pool and hot tub were very... More 

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Thank alissalace
DonnaBender, Owner at Maui Kai, responded to this review

Aloha Alissa! I'm so glad you enjoyed your Maui wedding and honeymoon in my junior suite Unit 807. When you're ready to return next year for your anniversary (or anytime!), let me know and I'll set you up so you can again enjoy the incredible view and the friendly and helpful staff at Maui Kai. Mahalo nui loa, Donna Bender More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've stayed at this hotel several times over the years and I've noticed a change in the front desk staff's tone and generosity. I had casually walked through their lobby area where the two women check customers in. They weren't open for a few more minutes but just wanted to find out if they still had the courtesy Kona coffee... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Maui Kai, responded to this review

Aloha Our Maui Kai Rental Condominium Staff has made coffee for many years. Recently we have begun to put first mornings coffee in the rooms for the Maui Kai Rental Program guests. Lobby coffee service is no longer provided. When asked the staff does try to offer options where the guests can purchase coffee nearby. We are so sorry if... More 

Fountain, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This condo was even better than described. I loved everything about it and the attention to detail was first rate. Even though I didn't use them, there was snorkel equipment, beach chairs, binoculars, games and 2 different size coolers and freeze packs! I was impressed with the furniture as well. The pool and Jacuzzi were were perfect and the whole... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Unit 807 owner Donna Bender booked our group into 7 rooms at Maui Kai for a group trip to celebrate two anniversaries, including our 20th. We were referred to Donna Bender by friends who were also traveling with us that have stayed at the Maui Kai, booked through Donna. Our friends were so right, Maui Kai did not disappoint! The... More 

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DonnaBender, Owner at Maui Kai, responded to this review

Aloha Marcine! It was my pleasure booking your group into Maui Kai to celebrate your 20th anniversary! I'm glad you enjoyed the incredible view from your corner 1-bedroom unit. When you're ready to return, let me know and I'll be happy to help you again. Mahalo nui loa, Donna Bender More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Maui Kai. The room was bright and had plenty of room for us to relax. Enjoyed relaxing on the lanai. One downside is there is no beach out front. Went next door to the KBC but the water was very cloudy. Luckily there are so many good snorkel spots, it didn't matter to... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Maui Kai, responded to this review

The Maui Kai has one of the best views around. We are so very happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Mahalo More 

Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I'm a little slow posting this, but better late than never! This was our first trip to Hawaii. We spent 5 days on Oahu before coming to Maui. Next time, we will be bypassing Oahu! We booked our stay at the Maui Kai through Maui Kai #806 owners Art & Sophie Nickel. Their property was unavailable, so we stayed in... More 

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mauikai806, Owner at Maui Kai, responded to this review

Aloha, Thanks for the personal compliments! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and that Sophie and I were able to coordinate your booking into one of our Maui Kai partner condos. We know a little help with planning goes a long way and will always happily help find the best options for your stay as we know how tricky organizing... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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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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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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 Place, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
Location: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Lahaina
Price Range: $262 - $333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maui Kai 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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