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When in Maui, one of the finest things to do, in my humble opinion, is to do a morning walk. When you start your morning walk is up to you but I can assure you, the earlier the better. What’s early? 7am is perfect. If you embark on your walk any later you’ll encounter more … Read moreMorning walks from Papakea
Booking sites like VRBO and Airbnb revolutionized the travel industry. Their key role has been to bring vacationers and property owners together in a way not possible before the internet (obviously…). As vacation rental owners, we have benefited greatly from the booking site model. Things began to change about four years ago when larger travel … Read moreWhy are booking sites like VRBO a more costly option for vacationers?
We have just installed a split AC system into B208. This system provides quiet and efficient AC to both the bedroom and living room areas. The system comprises a compressor on the lanai plus AC distribution in both the bedroom and living room. It’s quieter and more flexible than the previous window unit that was … Read moreB208 Split AC System
Have we got a deal for you. Join the Royal Kaanapali Golf Club for $75 per year and enjoy discounted green fees any time of day, no restrictions. Membership entitles you to $99 green fees on either the Royal Kaanapali or Kaanapali Kai course. Email me for an application form.
Hurricane Lane was downgraded to a tropical storm as it hit the Hawaiian Islands. This downgrade didn’t stop it from causing major damage. The worst damage on Maui seems to have been caused by fires though. Luckily, Papakea was virtually unscathed. The islands have always bounced back quickly from storm damage, and hopefully, the response … Read moreHurricane Lane Update from Aug 28
We are really blessed to have our Maui condos. We really love it when guests saying tell us how much they love the condo and appreciate all the extras we provide. Whenever we are in Maui, we are looking for ways to improve our guest experience. It could be replacing worn out bedding or adding … Read moreRandom notes
We have scoped out many great food destinations on Maui. We try to visit at least a few every trip to the island. We also hear of great eateries from friends. We are happy to share all of these with you. For casual or quick dining that is within a 5 minute drive or a … Read moreWhere To Eat
This depends on what you are prepared to spend. The most famous courses are probably the Bay and Plantation Courses in Kapalua. Another important golf destination are the Gold and Emerald courses at Wailea. For the budget conscious, there are a few good options. We recommend Pukulani and Maui Nui.