Kihei Surfside 505

Rates: $222 / night (avg.)
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 2
Bed types: KQ (sleeps 4)
Reviews: 4.90 (from 51 reviews)
Unit 505 is a fifth floor condo at the Kihei Surfside Resort is on the sought after ocean side of the elevator. It has a spectacular view from the kitchen, living room, dining area and lanai. It has been consistently upgraded by its long term owners. Overall, the unit is in good condition and is very popular with guests.

The entire unit is tiled. The island style kitchen has light oak cabinets and dark granite counters. This stylish kitchen is well equipped with white appliances - a side by side refrigerator with ice maker and water dispenser, flat top stove with microwave hood fan above, full size dishwasher and garbage disposer.

The living room has a queen size sofa-bed with a matching loveseat and a swivel-rocker bucket chair. There is also a 47", wall mounted flat screen LCD TV, stereo with CD player and multi speed ceiling fan.

The dining area has a round rattan glass table with 4 matching tropical rattan chairs.

The large, private lanai has a bistro table with two padded swivel rocker chairs - a perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee or a romantic oceanfront dinner! Turtles and dolphins can be seen year round, whales in season.

The entry hall has a large dresser.

The bedroom has a king size bed, multi speed ceiling fan, plantation shutters, digital security safe and Hawaiian style rattan furniture.

The master bathroom has a full size, walk in shower with a small bench and a shower massage head with hand held wand. There is a vanity with Corian countertop. The matching half bath has been similarly decorated.

The unit is fully equipped with utensils, fresh linens and towels, iron/ironing board, hairdryer, beach towels and a cooler. Umbrellas, boogie boards and snorkel gear are NOT supplied, but are often left behind in the units by other guests – no guarantees. The Kihei Surfside office loans out beach chairs free of charge. Coin laundry facilities are available on site.

The unit has free, wireless high speed internet and free long distance calling to the United States and Canada. It is also equipped with a state of the art Oracode door lock, whereby each guest is issued a unique code which controls the door only during their stay. No keys!

This unit is an excellent choice for guests who are looking for a spacious, comfortable high end oceanfront condo with a spectacular view.

The property itself features an extensive and immaculately kept lawn area with dozens of loungers, with a heated swimming pool and deluxe barbecue facilities. In season, there are daily whale sightings from both the grounds and lanais. The building is located at the north end of Keawakapu beach, one of the most beautiful beaches on Maui, where you can walk for miles past some of the most expensive oceanfront homes on the island and the luxurious hotels of Wailea.

For units that accommodate more than 2 guests (4 guests maximum), additional fees apply for additional guests at the rate of $15 per night for youths (17 and under) and $25 per night for adults (18 and over).

It is customary for the residents of the Kihei Surfside to gather each evening for cocktails on the shore near the tiki torches for a traditional Hawaiian sundown ceremony. This is a great opportunity to meet your neighbors and fellow vacationers!

Kihei Surfside Resort is located in the 2900 block of S. Kihei Road, at the entrance of beautiful Wailea. This is the desert part of Maui, where the sun shines more than any other part of the island. The resort consists of an absolute oceanfront concrete building of 6 floors and 84 deluxe units with an elevator.

There are two very nice oceanfront restaurants within 100 yards of the resort. The Grand Wailea Hotel, The Shops at Wailea and Wailea/Makena Golf Courses are close by and Kahalui airport is just twenty-five minutes away.

Rental cars are available at the airport or in Kihei town. There is free parking on site. Just a few minutes from the airport are Costco, Wal-Mart and Sears. A short drive from the resort is Safeway, Foodland and Star Market, where you can stock up on groceries. Right across the parking lot from the Surfside is an upscale deli/grocery store for last minute items, and a yoga studio.

The world class golf facilities of Wailea and Makena are nearby. Windsurfing, and many other water activities are also available nearby. Some of the best snorkeling on Maui is steps from the property. The Pacific Foundation conducts their annual whale count from the Surfside property. The Kihei boat ramp, from where the pleasure boats and sightseeing/snorkeling tours depart, is a five minute walk.

Kihei town itself is only a few minutes away by car and boasts many fine restaurants, video and gift shops. Historical Lahaina and beautiful Kaanapali beach are a scenic 25 minute drive towards the western part of Maui.

Hawaii State Tax# TA-047-613-5424-01 Registration Number: GE-047-613-5424-01, TA-047-613-5424-01

Kihei Surfside 505 Reviews

Amanda B.
September 2023
We had a wonderful stay!

Suhaylah S.
August 2023
Everything was good besides the smelly blanket, dirty towel we found, amongst a few other things and a rude property manager who was careless about our issues and had a bad attitude. He was rude, short, unkind and would not apologize whatsoever and told me to contact another point of contact when he could have did that himself for the inconveniences. This left a bad taste in my mouth besides that the beautiful views were the highlight. The sofa bed is very uncomfortable and old but the kitchen is fully equipped which is great. It was so hot some days and no ac flowing in the unit just a cheap fan. I wouldn’t stay in this particular property again because customer service goes a long way but the views every day are stunning and the overall property is kept in good shape. There is a strange guy working at the front desk that kept calling his dog a derogatory terms which was very inappropriate and he had Some very weird energy and that type of language isn’t professional and concerning for the dog. Everything was ok overall but I wouldn’t stay here again. The best part is the ocean and the views

Leslie V.
July 2023
Great place

Claire K.
July 2023
Great location, stunning views, beautiful condo, essential amenities, it was everything we were looking for and more. Can't wait to go back!

Diane H.
June 2023
We had a very good stay. Everyone was quiet so it was a peaceful stay. We had lots of time with our son and family who live about a mile away. Love the large lawn and the BBQ area!

Mary N.
May 2023
The view was absolutely the best I've seen. Sunsets fantastic & saw turtles swimming from our 5th floor balcony. Supreme cleaned condo. READY TO GO BACK

Christopher L.
April 2023
Everything comfortable and easy. Only wish for improvement: very noisy bathroom fan and no light without the fan.

Ben H.
October 2022
Had a very nice stay at Kihei Surfside 505. The view from the lanai was fantastic, I could regularly see sea turtles. Very very short walk to a very nice beach - think it's actually closer to the beach than some properties that would be considered "on" the beach. Overall location was great. We were able to walk to the boat ramp to take a snorkel tour one morning. Everything was clean and we had everything we needed in the kitchen. We were able to get beach chairs from the office. Can't think of anything else that we really needed during the stay. Would be nice if there was A/C. The week we stayed was hot. There are several fans in the unit, so we did ok with windows open and fans on, but a couple nights were still warm. Would definitely consider returning here for our next stay. Seemed like excellent value relative to other properties based on location, view, and amenities.

Diane H.
October 2022

Carmen C.
August 2022
Larry and the other contact people were very responsive and the property was great. Gorgeous view, nice pool and grassy area for games, easy access to incredible beach and snorkeling. We had a wonderful stay!

Elizabeth H.
May 2022
Nice property with great location. Entire property is very clean and well maintained. Lovely pool. No spa. Steps to the beach. 1 mile walk to restaurants. 15 min drive to grocery. Super park that is right next to property. Snorkel tours leave from boat launch next door. The restaurant in next building over is closed. Unit was clean and well stocked with dishes, cooking utensils, toilet paper, soap, towels, etc. Property has beach chairs available for guests - must get from front desk. Great views from unit. Return communication was a bit delayed, took a couple days for reply. However, property owner’s agent did reply and was very accommodating. Would stay again!

George S.
March 2022
All was good.

Taylor C.
January 2022
The location and view from this condo was perfect. We had the best time here!

Simon C.
January 2022
Excellent place to stay!!! Will be back!!!

Dan L.
September 2021
We loved our stay here. The location and view are unparalleled and the condo unit was well supplied with everything we needed. Would recommend this unit and would return in a heartbeat!

Emy D.
July 2021
French windows, ocean facing view, no hassle check in, clean and simple experience. Loved the proximity to the kamaole beaches and eateries. Can’t wait to visit again !

chenita b.
July 2021
We had a great time at this property and can’t wait to go back again!

Christy I.
July 2021
It was a beautiful view, and condo. Gotti watch one of the most glorious sunsets of my life from their balcony. Over all well equipped. The construction outside was very loud and disruptive all day. We didn't realize it was right under the window and would disrupt our work day until the confirmation email explained it. Other than that absolutely no complaints. Well supplied kitchen on pots and pans, left over containers, and appliances. Though the coffee grinder didn't work for us, theythankfully provided a sample sized ground coffee that we used in a pinch. Also, we did leave a note and it should be replaced by the time anyone else would need it.

Galya P.
June 2021
Perfect for our family of four (incl. 2 teenagers). We stayed here for a week. This condo has amazing view and the property is perfectly located for exploring the island, and has easy access to the beach. Everything was as advertised - well stocked kitchen, bathrooms and bedroom. There is no AC in the unit, but that was no issue for us mid June, when using the shades during the hottest hours of the day (it's ceiling and standing fans equipped). Excellent communication with owners. We would stay here again and recommend it in a heartbeat.

Zack H.
June 2021
A great unit…on a great property…with great communication between the host, manager, and renter! We’ll be back for sure!

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