The SpaceWelcome to our "Little slice of Paradise"....a Hidden Gem of a true Hawaiian Palm filled Tropical Oasis, tucked away in a Quiet, Private and very peaceful area. Your clean and cozy Two story "Tiny House" (Ohana) is private, and perfect for a great vacation getaway! (no kitchen or cooking). Your private Bathroom is separate from your tiny house, across your deck, 25 paces. Bathroom & indoor shower are Detached. -> I Also have a 2nd Ohana onsite: 1 Bdrm., Full New KITCHEN & attached Full Bathroom, (real Queen Bed, plus Futon). which was fully renovated late 2014. (listed as front one-level, one bedroom Ohana With Kitchen). See my other Listing on this site. Age 21+ Adults only, non smoking. The front larger Unit has a full Kitchen, and attached full sleek Bathroom, plus it's own outdoor area.
-We are Unique in the fact that your surroundings have a lovely "Resort feel". Upon entering the grounds you'll see the abundance of many tropical flowers and over 600 palm trees! Free Wifi. Street ample parking. We provide Beach Chairs/Beach Towels. Non smoking property. (smoke offsite) ABOUT US: Friendly, easy going, experienced hosts, we respect your privacy. Our 2 Ohana units are both Great for your "Maui Beach Vacation" close and convenient to all Maui's Fantastic Beaches! (just 5 streets down is a great sunset and 4.3 miles of walking beach at end of our road, and a quick hop in the car few minutes drive to all the top swimming, Snorkel and S.U.P. Beaches! You really DO need a Rental car to get around Maui. (it gets very hot walking any distance on Maui).
I set up everything here so Guests can come and go very independently, and have a great vacation Beach get-away ! It's all about "Maui Beach Life", and being worry free here. WHAT TO EXPECT: We want your stay with us to be relaxed and memorable. We anticipated what comforts one might want or need as Guests, as well as Extra little, thoughtful details to make it special for you. WE EXPECT: our guests to Respect the Ohana, Respect us and our neighbors, and Relax and have a great time! First time to Maui?......Celebrating a Special date? -Let me know if it's your Birthday, Anniversary, a Special occasion, or your first time to the Island of Maui!
HOUSE RULES: (#1). PLEASE Turn OFF Ohana & Bathroom Lights -Don't leave Ohana Fans or Lights on while you're out. (Maui Electricity on island is Very expensive!. (#2) Be mindful of No Late night noise -as these are Maui County's (and our) "Quiet hours" (County Law is before 7am., and after 9pm.) It is Kokua, and the Aloha way to be mindful of one's impact on others. ...something we live by, and expect our Guests to do the same.
We respect your privacy, so if you have a question, text me.
-ABOUT OUR LOCATION- KIHEI is on the South side of Maui, (the Leeward side), where the weather is warmer and drier (we get little rain here). -We are centrally Located, tucked just in the very beginning of Kihei, before any noisy traffic or crowds, and central to All the great Beaches, Grocery, & Dining! We are only 5 streets down to S. Kihei Road- and the Beach! (Dec.-April is Humpback Whale Season here)
-About your OHANA (tiny house): (135 TL sq. ft. apprx) Your detached, private Two-story Ohana Sleeps 2 Adults very comfortably Up the spiral staircase in the sleeping Loft, which has a Full-sized quality Bed +plus a 2"thick memory foam topper on top- for a Great nites rest! -There is also a FUTON, should a person need their own Bed downstairs. Two upper level windows allow for cool nite time Ocean Breezes, & the Loft has plenty of additional floor space for your belongings.
Wake up each morning to tranquil morning turtle Doves quietly cooing in the lush, floral & Palm filled lush surroundings. The tranquil surroundings are very conducive for morning Yoga (Yoga mat avail., on request). Enjoy the spacious and private tropical Oasis decked Backyard. Everything is quiet, peaceful and still in the morning time here....you may hear a wild rooster off in the distance early , just part of the Maui experience here.
PROVISIONS IN YOUR OHANA: I provide: ground Coffee, Teas, sugar, coffee mugs to use. The Grocery store is a quick 3 minute drive, ABC store is within walking distance 5 streets down should you need milk, creamer, yogurt, paper plates/bowls, etc.). The Farm stand is next to ABC for fresh local Fruits, breads, ready made items, etc. Sugar Beach Bakery is next door to ABC. Discounted slow season rates, no coffee provided-Starbucks is 5 min. drive.
•There is No cooking, no kit. sink, and No Kitchen access. (Book our Other FRONT 2nd Ohana hat has a Full Kitchen if you want a Kitchen, or to cook and prepare meals. See my other Listing for larger unit with full Kitchen 1 bdrm, + futon, and attached full bathroom. (aprx. 475 sq. ft).
YOUR OHANA "Tiny House" LAYOUT: There are 2 Sliding Glass Doors, + plus the front door- (so all 3 Sides can open up, (as well as securely lock), allowing nice Cool evening Ocean Breezes. Upstairs Sleeping Loft Overlooks our Lush Tropical Palm Oasis Backyard and deck, and a peek of both Mt. Haleakala, and the West Maui Mountains! Your upstairs sleeping Loft is very private. We supply maps and guide books of top best snorkel spots on Maui. -Free Wifi, Netflix and TWC on demand tv shows on Roku.
Feel free to sit Quietly in the Backyard at Night, while gazing at the star filled night sky and peacefulness of Maui- This is Not a loud party spot, but relaxing with a beer or glass of wine is totally fine.
(We're in bed by 9:30 pm, and Maui County has a No Noise after 9 pm. county-wide law). -Please respect the Quietness here, and maintain a "Spirit of Aloha", especially after 9:30 pm., as conversation and TV. noise travels out your windows and sliders. Mahalo.
-DETACHED BATHROOM, You have your own private detached bathroom, which is located 25 paces across the backyard deck (located on the other side of our screened in lanai-porch, (see photos). Your hot/cold Shower is located adjacent to your Bathroom- in the very large indoor Laundry room, themed in decor to a Bamboo forest. I provide a set of Shower towels and Beach Towels. (& body wash, shampoo if request). Discounted/low season bookings are no frills, so no ground coffee or personal amenities provided, No a/c use unless paid for. (June, July & Aug. rates incl. A/C nitetime use).
WE PROVIDE for BEACH USE: 2 Beach Towels, 1 Umbrella, small Cooler, 1 Body Board, & 2 Tommy Bahama Beach Chairs. NOTE: I do Not provide snorkel gear, fins, or mask...nearby are 3 snorkel rental shops-a few dollars gets you basic daily snorkel gear.
-BEACHES- WE ARE CENTRAL & CLOSE TO MANY: We have a ton of Beaches here -and each one is different! Swim, Snorkel, Body Surf, Scuba Dive, S.U.P., even Snuba! Did you know Maui has 5 different Color types of Sandy Beaches ? (Beaches of black sand, golden sand, red sand, salt and pepper, and white sand). -FROM OGG, we're only 8.5 miles drive away.
-DINING OUT/FOOD: There are lots of yummy places to Dine out, or take-out if you are on a Budget, or want (URL HIDDEN) are provided in your Ohana. COFFEE: Starbucks is a 3 min. EZ drive (inside Safeway).
HUNGRY FOR LUNCH/DINNER? Maui has a very wide cuisine of "all-Kine" foods available ...There's Lots of local, low-budget places. South Kihei Road has a diverse range of Dining/Bar choices.
-READ OUR GUIDEBOOK FOR LIST OF LOCAL RESTAURANTS/GROCERY.
---Our Ohana (family) Welcomes you to the Magical Island of Maui- we hope you choose to stay at our "Little slice of Maui Paradise", and experience for yourself why we chose to make this our "Hale"(Home), & feel the "Aloha"(Love) & detail we put into making our property into a Tropical care-free Hawaiian Oasis you'll want to come back to again! We've been blessed hosting lots of wonderful people, from all over the World!
--Note: Nightly/weekly Rate Includes All HI. Taxes, which is mandatory to collect and pay on Island. I have a G.E.T. License and TAT Number with the State of Hawaii.
--We look forward to meeting you! : )
-Malama Pono & Mahalo Nui Loa! Guest AccessRates are nightly, and Include mandatory HI. Tax Total of 13.42% (this is already included in your nightly rental rate).
Breakdown: Hawaii state tax (General Excise Tax: (G.E.T.) is 4.167%; & Transient Accommodations Tax: (T.A.T.) is 9.25%). My Business GET. LIC. # is posted onsite.
Guests have full access to the spacious Backyard deck. Our screened in Private Bdrm. Lanai is off limits to guests. No BBQ use. Interaction with GuestsWe live onsite, in the adjacent Main house. We respect guests privacy. Texting is my preferred method of communication, (8:00am. - 8:00pm) If you have a question, or you can write a note on the outdoor Chalkboard. I do work from home, so if you see me, feel free to ask any questions :) The NeighborhoodSurprisingly quiet family local neighborhood tucked away on a lovely dead end street. Maui does have wild roaming roosters, so be aware you may hear them in the am.- just part of the Maui experience. (use earplugs if nature sounds bother you). Getting AroundTransportation is guests responsibility. A Rental car is Strongly Recommended to get around, go to the best Beaches (you'll have Beach chairs, umbrella, cooler, towels, etc...and our Island's sun gets HOT quick).
There is a bus stop at the bottom of our street (5 streets down from us). Other Things to NoteWe live onsite, in adjacent Main house, so your stay here does impact us. Please be mindful before 7am, and after 9pm. to not be loud, or to disrupt others here. Mahalo Nui.