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Maui by the Sea cottage

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
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MAUI NORTH SHORE OCEAN VIEW Maui by the Sea is a beautiful vacation rental - an ideal ocean-view cottage located between Paia and Hookipa, on Maui's scenic and exciting North Shore. Our two-story plantation-style cottage has gorgeous views of a sapphire ocean with dancing waves. Simply sit back and relax on the private covered lanai and enjoy the view! TROPICAL AMBIANCE WITH ALL THE COMFORTS OF HOME! The 500 sq.feet central air-conditioned apartment is upstairs (downstairs is the open garage), surrounded by a lovely Hawaiian tropical garden with bamboos, palm trees, gingers, heliconias and fruit trees. The inside is cozy and elegant. A separate bedroom with a queen-sized bed, full bath, and full kitchen complement the layout. THE OCEAN IS YOUR FRONT YARD. From the Guest cottage you look...MAUI NORTH SHORE OCEAN VIEW Maui by the Sea is a beautiful vacation rental - an ideal ocean-view cottage located between Paia and Hookipa, on Maui's scenic and exciting North Shore. Our two-story plantation-style cottage has gorgeous views of a sapphire ocean with dancing waves. Simply sit back and relax on the private covered lanai and enjoy the view! TROPICAL AMBIANCE WITH ALL THE COMFORTS OF HOME! The 500 sq.feet central air-conditioned apartment is upstairs (downstairs is the open garage), surrounded by a lovely Hawaiian tropical garden with bamboos, palm trees, gingers, heliconias and fruit trees. The inside is cozy and elegant. A separate bedroom with a queen-sized bed, full bath, and full kitchen complement the layout. THE OCEAN IS YOUR FRONT YARD. From the Guest cottage you look over the roof of the Owner’s house to the ocean. Access to the ocean is limited by the Owner’s home. However, an intimate oceanfront sitting area has been arranged for Guests staying at the Maui by the Sea Cottage. Walk out into the front yard, and watch surfers enjoying the beautiful blue waves! Maui by the Sea's property is located right on the ocean, fronting a popular local surf break. The entertainment never stops! Your cottage is 150 feet from the ocean. (Access to the water is possible but there is no beach in front of the property; it is a rocky shoreline). A sandy beach is 200 yards from the cottage with access for windsurfing, surfing and snorkeling; or if you wish, just sunbathing on the golden sand. A short drive down the coast takes you to Baldwin Beach, the nicest beach on Maui's North Shore with long long stretches of white sand, crystal clear water, lifeguards, pavilions, and showers. The perfect Maui vacation rental for singles or couples Maui by the Sea is a great vacation rental for beach and water sports lovers, with a great ambiance and location. It is the perfect place for your honeymoon! The ocean is at the door, the beach is a short walk away, and Paia, the coolest little town in Maui is very near. Kahului Airport is only ten miles away from our little heaven, and many of Maui's most popular attractions are within easy reach. Maui's North Shore - beaches, sun and surf! Away from the tourist centers of South and West Maui, the North Shore is the place to enjoy the real Maui lifestyle - carefree, sun-filled days, fresh air and clear water, and world class water sports right outside the door - snorkeling, surfing, body boarding, windsurfing, fishing -- you name it! Legal permitting RENT WITH CONFIDENCE With 18 years of experience, Maui By The Sea has always operated under a legal County of Maui permit and our current permit is valid through 2021. There is a Rental Agreement to read, sign and return at time of booking. BE CAUTIOUS WHEN YOU CHOOSE A COTTAGE The County of Maui requires that Vacation rentals and B&B's obtain a permit for legal operation. Illegal operators are currently being contacted and serious enforcement and closure of non-permitted cottages will begin January 1, 2013. Then recovery of advanced payments will potentially be difficult for the renter. Legal operations will have their permit number on the first page of their website. DISCLOSURE: THERE IS A RENTAL AGREEMENT TO READ, SIGN AND RETURN AT TIME OF BOOKING. Maui by the Sea Cottage sits off of Hana Highway, it is a 2 lane road). There can at times be excessive road noise. However, we have good insulation and have added central air conditioning to minimize the problem. There will be no refund given due to this situation. Absolutely NO smoking in or outside the cottage or on the property. No candle burning or open flame. Quiet hours are from 9pm to 8am. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: CP2001/0018&TA-003-079-5776-01More
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About the Owner
Valerie R
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2010
Interaction with guests
My husband Craig and I live on the property. We are usually present at time of arrival to meet you and introduce ourselves. Show you around the property, explain gate and remote. Afterwards we are always available if you have any questions or we can be invisible and give you the space you want while staying in the cottage. The cottage and house are far enough and separated by fruit trees and palm trees so that you have real privacy.
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic experience!! This property is quaint, clean and well maintained. We highly recommend this cottage for anyone who wants a vacation that feels like a home away from home. All we had to do is buy groceries and bring our personal care...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Kandace van H
MauibytheSea, VR Owner at Maui by the Sea cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Thank you Kandace for your wonderful review. We take great joy to hear that our guests enjoyed their stay in our cottage. We hope to see you soon, Aloha, Valerie

Reviewed 1 October 2018

Absolutely wonder hosts, very friendly and down to earth. Stunning private and clean cottage with lovely white walls and a ocean view, very close to a turtle beach! They were very welcoming and left us a lovely snack basket on our arrival to the cottage....More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Nekoshihime
MauibytheSea, VR Owner at Maui by the Sea cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind review. It was great having you stay in our cottage. We hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

I highly recommend Maui by the Sea for a relaxing and unique vacation. There are few places to vacation on Maui outside of the resorts and condominiums, and this is definitely a great option. We have been coming to Maui for 20 years, and decided...More

Date of stay: August 2018
3  Thank Griffin_Creek
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This location is fantastic! The cottage is charming and has EVERYTHING you would ever need. It is clean, comfortable, and charming. The views of the sunset from the cottage deck and from the lawn down by the ocean are incredible. We loved being so close...More

Date of stay: July 2018
2  Thank RJRice64
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Natick, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: April 2018
MauibytheSea, VR Owner at Maui by the Sea cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Ocean Views
Paper Towels Provided
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Shared Garden
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Garage
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Deck
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Does this holiday rental have a fenced-in yard?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
The cottage is located 0.7 miles from Paia. Paia is the cutest little town with about 12 restaurants. There is also a beach at walking distance. DISCLOSURE: Maui by the Sea Cottage sits off of Hana Highway (it is not a 'highway' as mainlanders understand it, it is a 2 lane road). There can at times be excessive road noise. However, we have good insulation and have added air conditioning to minimize the problem. There will be no refund given due to this situation.
Getting around
We recommend a car because there are so many things to visit on Maui (crater, Hana, beaches....). Paia is walking distance but only half of the road has a sidewalk so we don't recommend walking to Paia. But the cutest little beach is about 2mn from here. You will meet the turtles napping on the sand anytime of the day.
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