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Kahana Sunset

02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Before we even got to Maui we started having problems. They cancelled our reservation for 16 people as they said someone called to cancel. We did not cancel! Made us change rooms half way through our stay. Condo was unclean, lots of spiders, and housekeeping staff that was less than concerned. Will never stay here again and certainly won't recommend...

Thank William s
KSRPManagement, Manager at Kahana Sunset, responded to this review

Aloha William, Thank you so much for letting us know your recent visit to Kahana Sunset was not what you expected. We strive to ensure our guests visit is fabulous from start to finish. We believe communication is of utmost importance to make sure everyone is on the same page. To that end, we email confirmations with the reserved dates...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked through Booking.com. We got Unit E10. The Unit needs some TLC. A paint job and new dining chairs would help! But, When you get in the unit your focus go right on the view.. Beautiful mountains, whales, sunsets right from the lanais! Everybody we talk to has been coming to kahana sunset repetedly for many years... The location...

1Thank Mayumi T
KSRPManagement, Manager at Kahana Sunset, responded to this review

Aloha Mayumi, Thank you so much for your review. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and that you feel like Kahana Sunset is home! We agree there isn't a more beautiful location. We will pass along your comments to the owner of the unit you stayed in. We appreciate your suggestions! Mahalo!

Reviewed 6 February 2017

We booked direct and it was painless. Our suite was in building F, What a view! these suites directly back on to the ocean. We arrived with our rental toys in out suite (yes, we rented toys for the kids). Our suite was clean and well stocked. The grounds, pool and grill areas are extremely well kept and were very...

Thank Don V
KSRPManagement, Manager at Kahana Sunset, responded to this review

Aloha Don V, We're so glad to hear your had a fabulous stay at Kahana Sunset. We agree there's much to love about our quiet little corner of paradise. You'll be happy to hear your unit is scheduled for a remodel. As you can imagine, being so close to the salt air and water causes appliances and wiring to fail...

Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stayed in unit E 4, rented through VRBO. We were so lucky to find this condo. Nick, the property manager was very helpful and responsive. The complex is great; no noisy crowds like the huge resorts. The condo itself had everything we needed. We even picked herbs for dinner from the complex herb garden. The view was amazing; we...

Thank nursegarfield
Tacoma, Washington
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 10 days. Nice 1 bedroom spot with close access to private beach. Not great for snorkeling but good for boogie board. Go for short walk or drive to Napili Bay for great snorkeling. Plan early for this area. This is not a big resort place so is quieter but close enough to Lahania for more restaurants.

Thank mcgahanjj
Center Valley, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed for 5 nights in C7, 2 bedrooms, nicely decorated, updated appliances and bathrooms. Washer/dryer in the unit and portable air conditioners. Great view of the ocean and pool area. It was a bit pricey but everything in Maui is expensive and we booked late. Better than a hotel for 5 nights with 2 teens. Lots to do close...

Thank JessicaL2012
Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 27 December 2016

My family and I have enjoyed coming to Kahana Sunset for more than 25 years, frequently staying in the B,C, and D units. This year we decided to spent a little more money to stay in the ocean front A units. Unfortunately our unit, A9, was substandard, dated and did not meet the standards you would expect at Kahana Sunset....

3Thank duke07701
KSRPManagement, Manager at Kahana Sunset, responded to this review

Aloha Duke, Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate the fact that you've been coming to Kahana Sunset for 25 years and truly value your input. We are working with the unit owner to make the improvements you suggested. The tropical environment and rental wear and tear shortens the life of appliances and carpet no matter how much...

Reviewed 26 October 2016

This place is really something special - The Kahana Sunset Ocean Front was really all the value for the money - expensive but amazing. Maui has it all - wonderful beaches and rainforrest - it is like Paradise on Earth

Thank Lis T
KSRPManagement, Manager at Kahana Sunset, responded to this review

Aloha Lis, We are so glad you loved your stay at Kahana Sunset! We agree the property is amazing and the island is truly Paradise on Earth. We hope you can join us again for another stay in the near future! Mahalo!

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Finishing 10 days at the resort in building D. We loved the place with the two decks, two bedrooms, parking at the door, laundry in unit, boogie boards and pool. The pool is nice but the beach has an undertow that makes it unsafe for small children. Fortunately, the beaches towards Kapalua have a smoother wave action for small children....

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KahanaSunsets, Manager at Kahana Sunset, responded to this review

Aloha! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at Kahana Sunset. Our return guests, whether yearly visitors or after a 30 year break, are what makes Kahana Sunset feel like home. You are correct that at times there is an undertow on our bay and you were wise to find a more protected bay just a few minutes...

Kenwood, California
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here three night with other friends. Condos are pretty nice IF you rent one of the more expensive units facing the ocean so they get the sea breeze. We did not. Even with the multiple fans, our unit was hot, humid, and airless and we sweated through the night waking up tired and cranky. The lanais of the...

Thank Elizabeth G
KahanaSunsets, Manager at Kahana Sunset, responded to this review

Aloha Elizabeth, We're sorry to learn that you did not completely enjoy your visit. During most of the year, the trade winds help keep our units quite comfortable. But for those few times when the trade winds stop, it is helpful to have AC. If having guaranteed climate control is essential to your comfort, we do have units whose owners...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Kahana Sunset

Address: 4909 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9217
Region: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Lahaina
Price Range: $258 - $679 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kahana Sunset 3*
Number of rooms: 62
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Kahana Sunset Hotel Lahaina
Kahana Sunset Maui/Lahaina
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“Building F, make sure it has AC!”
 of 5 bubbles donv366, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Building C offers good view of sunset over the ocean but we didn't see other buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles JessicaL2012, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for updated unit.”
 of 5 bubbles Tony_Texan, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Not all condos have been remodeled. We have stayed in both and while certain units show some wear, we have been happy regardless.”
 of 5 bubbles GoBeavsSanJose, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“These are condos with individual owners. Make sure you get an updated one with A/C. We stayed in B-10.”
 of 5 bubbles ericr165, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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