Aloha, E Komo Mai.....
Welcome to Hale Makamae-Maui, a luxury first floor condo in Wailea's premier Grand Champions Villas. Our home is unit #103 on the east side of the complex. Spend your vacation enjoying this 1 bedroom, 2 bath unit that provides ample space to spread out, benefit from the warm tropical breezes and take in Maui's beauty and wonders. Enjoy the peaceful and quiet setting of the Villas which will afford you the rest and relaxation Hawaii is known for.
Precautions We are Taking: As you all know, the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted the Hawaiian Islands, guests, travelers and those of us who own island homes. However, Good news!! Maui is and continues to be open for visitors. You can now travel to Maui without quarantining upon arrival if you follow the rules established by the State of Hawaii. As these rules continue to evolve, please check the following website: https://hawaiicovid19.com or your airline for the latest rules and requirements. Additionally, you can rest easy here knowing that we are taking extra precautions to ensure your safety and protection against the virus. Here are but a few of the things our staff is doing:
1. The home is completely sanitized between each guest departure and the next guest’s arrival.
2. The unit will be completely ventilated before and during the cleaning process.
3. Our cleaning staff will wash and sanitize their hands, wear gloves and masks while cleaning to ensure we maintain a clean environment.
4. Beyond our normal cleaning steps, enhanced cleaning protocols are in place which includes cleaning and disinfecting all surfaces and using approved sanitizing products.
5. We will sanitize high touch surfaces in every room, including doorknobs, TV remotes, slide glass door, key lockbox and other surfaces.
6. All dishes and laundry items will be washed at the highest heat setting possible.
We offer contactless check in and departure to ensure your safety and peace of mind. Of course, our island manager is here, on island, to assist you with any issue or should you have any questions, and of course, contactless as needed.
You can be assured that for us, protecting your health, your peace of mind and ensuring a relaxing stay are our priority.
Beyond the response to the Pandemic, we want to make sure your stay is a comfortable one. Therefore, our island home has all the necessities for a perfect vacation: comfortable furniture, complete kitchen appliances and fixtures throughout. The floors are tiled throughout with the exception of the plush carpeting in the bedroom. Every detail has been considered to provide you with all the amenities and a homey comfortable feeling that one would expect of a quality vacation home in a resort area.
As our guests, you will have access to all the complex’s facilities including the 2 pool areas with spas and outdoor barbecues. You will be able to conveniently park in one of the 2 parking spots, one assigned immediately outside the front door, and the other an open guest spot. (Please note that during this Pandemic, the rules for pool use have been slightly modified. Please see the most recent pool rules at the bottom of this description below, as well as the latest updates posted in our island home. However, the pools are open and available for your enjoyment!)
Free Wi-Fi access to High-Speed Internet service (up to 200Mbits/sec download speeds) is available, a full selection of cable TV channels, internet connected HD TVs on which you can access your Netflix or Hulu accounts (service not included), Blu-ray players with a selection of DVDs, and free local and long-distance telephone service for all the US and Canada. Our home also has a radio/music player that accommodates Smart Phone, Pads and other Bluetooth enabled devices. There is even a printer available for your use. All these amenities and facilities are included in your nightly rate, no "resort fee", no parking fee, and no Wi-Fi access fee. This is an all-inclusive rate.
From the lanai, you will find beautiful views of Wailea’s Old Blue golf course, the slopes of Haleakala and the ever-changing colors of a Maui sunset reflecting on the mountain. Watch for various wildlife including egrets, Hawaiian cardinals, other variety of birds and occasionally wild axis deer.
You are but a 5 -10 minute drive away from some of South Maui's best swimming and snorkeling beaches, including Ulua, Mokapu, Wailea, Polo, Keawekapu North and South and Maluaka Beach in Makena to name a few. If you prefer, Ulua Beach Park is only a 10-15 minute walk away. To help you enjoy your favorite beach, we offer the use of beach chairs, beach umbrellas, a beach bag, coolers, boogie boards and beach toys that the young ones can enjoy!
Golf is also readily available at the world famous Wailea Golf courses, including Old Blue which we overlook. There are several others in Wailea, Kihei and Makena which are but a short distance from our front door.
Tennis is available at the Wailea Tennis club which is only 5 minutes walking distance from our home.
Additionally, other recreational activities are available close by including boating, snorkeling, scuba diving, and many others. Of course, if you prefer, unwind and rest in our home and on the lanai in the shadow of Haleakala and take advantage of the warm embrace of Maui's trade winds.
If shopping is in your plans, then The Shops at Wailea are a required stop and only a 10 minute walk away. This premier shopping complex is home to more than 70 distinct boutiques, shops, restaurants and galleries. Here you will find everything you might need from sundries and snacks to services and fashion including Island Market, a mini grocery store for those last-minute food essentials and prepared meals. In addition to these stores, you are within a short drive of several well stocked grocery stores, including Safeway, Foodland and Times, several drug stores and many other retailers.
For your dining pleasure you will find excellent options at the restaurants located in The Shops at Wailea including Tommy Bahama Restaurant, Ruth Chris, Longhi's and Kai Wailea or at the Gateway Center which has the delicious Monkeypod Restaurant and Pita Paradise with wonderful Mediterranean cuisine. Within a 10 minute drive, a wide selection of restaurants to fit every taste and budget. Or if you prefer, stay in and enjoy the creature comforts of home and take advantage of the gas barbecues within the complex, and the fully equipped kitchen.
If you are looking for a comfortable, relaxing home for your Hawaiian vacation then this is the place for you!
Come enjoy our fully furnished home away from home and some of Maui’s most beautiful natural amenities. Stay at Hale Makamae-Maui for your next vacation. Book a reservation today or contact us if you have questions or would like more details about our vacation home. Please note, even if the calendar shows the time you would like to visit as 'booked', we do have occasional last-minute cancellations and reservation changes. So please check with us and see if there is a possibility that we can still fulfill your wishes.
We welcome you with the spirit of Aloha!
Please Note: Effective November 1, 2021, Maui County Bill 101 will take effect, and will require an additional 3% Transient Accommodations Tax (TAT) to be collected on all vacation rental payments and remitted to the County of Maui. This is in addition to the current 14.42% tax rate paid to the state of Hawaii.
Please be aware that check out is at 11AM and check in is at 3PM. Late checkouts may be available for a small additional fee, but are NOT guaranteed. Please contact us directly with any special requests and will be try to accommodate them. Please understand that we may not be able to do so, based on our cleaning protocols and next guests’ arrivals.
Our cancellation policies should be clearly stated by VRBO. To re-iterate, Full refund if the reservation is cancelled at least 60 days or more before arrival. If cancellation takes place between 60 and 30 days before arrival date, only 50% of the rental fee will be refunded. For any cancellation within 30 days of arrival, there will be no refund. The ONLY exception to these rules will be if the State of Hawaii (or other countries) change travel rules to Maui (or US) due to the Corona Virus pandemic. In these cases, refunds will be offered on a case-by-case basis. Be assured that you will not lose any money if you can not travel to our island home if the pandemic affects your travel plans.
---------POOL RULES DURING THE PANDEMIC----------
GRAND CHAMPIONS VILLAS POOL AREA RULES AMENDMENT 10/06/2020*
These rules are an addition to the posted rules
The pool near the FAIRWAY:
Open to all residents from 8:00am until 10:00pm.
MAXIMUM OF 24 PEOPLE IN THE POOL AREA AT THE SAME TIME
The pool near the WATER FEATURE:
Open to all residents from 8:00am until 10:00pm.
MAXIMUM OF 18 PEOPLE IN THE POOL AREA AT THE SAME TIME
• If you are sick do not come to the pool areas.
• Six (6) foot social distancing must be practiced at all times.
• A mask (covering your nose and mouth) must be worn in the pool area unless you are seated or actively swimming.
• Limit 6-people per condo in the pool area at the same time.
• Items left unattended for 30 minutes will be removed.
Anyone in violation of the rules is subject to being banned from the pool area.
Registration Number: 210081040103,+GE-212-568-6784-01,+TA-212-568-6784-01