About this listing
The beautiful unit is located in the Makanui complex in Poipu Kai Resort. It sits on 80 acres of lush garden greenery and has a convenient walkway to either end of Poipu to some of the world's best beaches: Shipwreck, Brenneckes and Poipu Beaches.
Makanui #522 is a gorgeous two story, two bedroom, two bath condominium on the south shore of Poipu, Koloa on Kauai. It offers amazing sunrises and mountain views with distant sounds of ocean waves. Nestled on 80 beautiful acres of Kauai's sunny south coast, the property is a five minute walk through a lush green belt to the world's most beautiful beaches, Poipu, Shipwreck, Brennecke's, and plenty of dining options.
The spacious Poipu Kai condo features an oversized second floor master bedroom for plenty of privacy, with an on-suite spacious bathroom and amazing views. The first floor includes a large second bedroom with one double and one twin bed and direct access to a large bathroom with shower and oversized vanity.
The fully equipped kitchen with upgraded stainless appliances opens to a quaint dining room, spacious living room and wet bar with an oversized furnished lanai capturing Poipu's south shore famous trade winds. The unit features a full size washer and dryer, newly painted with upgraded berber carpet throughout the 1250 sq. ft.
The Makanui association's exclusive swimming pool is just steps from the front door in a quiet, residential community. Access to a second pool and jacuzzi on the Popiu Kai grounds.
Poipu Kai is located within the 80 acres of lush greenbelt, anchored by the Grand Hyatt Hotel and Spa with Shipwreck Beach, and Poipu Beach, with multiple dining options within walking distance. Travel and Leisure Magazine 2013 noted its beaches as the BEST in the WORLD. Three spectacular beaches within a seven minute stroll, featuring snorkeling, kayaking, body surfing and stand up paddle boarding. Convenient shopping within a few short miles, along with horseback riding, breath-taking golf and other outdoor activities.
The bus transit is available to/from many locations including the Lihue Airport, 25 minutes away. (website hidden) offers roundtrip transportation for approximately $20 each way, per person.
Makanui is centrally located in a quiet residential community with the very best amenities within minutes. It has the very best mountain view and trade winds. It offers the perfect vacation spot to relax and unwind.
Guests have full access to the unit with the exception of two closets with personal items. Beach chairs, umbrella, boogie boards and snorkeling gear are available. There is plenty of space on the grounds to host friends, whether at the adjacent pool, lawn between the buildings or green belt.
Interaction with Guests
Direct contact is available leading up to the reservation, during and after as needed. We are available to answer any questions and offer tips for the area or island. It is our home away from home!
The residential neighborhood is quiet and very convenient to all that Poipu has to offer. It is very charming and offers a lot of amenities in the small, intimate neighborhood community. The islands quiets down early, most places closing between 9 and 10pm nightly.
Taxis and reserved shuttles are available but somewhat limited. Rental cars are available at the airport or larger hotels. Parking is available and complimentary at the complex. Once you and your guests are at the condo there is plenty to do within walking distance, beaches, snorkeling, boogie boarding, restaurants and shops, etc. Some excursions will also pick up at the major hotels, however we do suggest a car to tour the island as a part of your trip. Its definitely worth it! Kauai does have a public bus that travels the island. Pick up a schedule from the airport. Times are limited.
Other Things to Note
Limited condiments may be available for use as other house guests may leave items to stock a small pantry. There are two BBQs on the premise for convenience.
A confirmation email will be forwarded with instructions for an easy check in. A lock box is available to the left of the main door for easy access. Additional keys are available at the kitchen upon initial entry for convenience.
The Makanui swimming pool right is conveniently located outside the condo. Access to a second larger swimming pool, jacuzzi and tennis courts* are available through the Poipu Kai Association.
Noise/partying is not allowed, should it be disruptive to neighbors. 24 hr security monitors the association.
No smoking in the Makanui condo or lanai. A designated smoking area is available by the BBQ by building 6. A $250 fee may apply if any evidence of smoking is detected upon check out.
No pets allowed.
Enjoy your stay!!