FAQ / Resources
Why should we book with Maui Dreams Come True?
We are a unique niche company providing personal touch and attention to our guests. You are dealing directly with the Owners and Staff who live on Maui . We have 35+ years of experience in providing vacation accommodations at the Papakea Ocean Front Resort. We are the ONLY Owner / Management and ONLY Specialists of Papakea Resort condos. We have the largest inventory of high-quality select Premier Papakea condos. We know all the resorts, restaurants and activities available on the island to answer your various questions. We use our professional knowledge and experience to provide you with the best vacation experience and make your Maui Dream Come True. You will not find a better location or nicer accommodations at these prices anywhere on the island.
Papakea Ocean Front Resort is a rare West Maui Gem located on North Kaanapali Beach. Maui has been voted the #1- Best Island in the World per Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards for the Last 20 yrs and voted #1 Island by TripAdvisor for 2016. Kaanapali Beach has been apart of many Top 10 and Best beach votes as well.
How are the condos equipped?
All our units have fully equipped kitchens with full range, microwave, dishwasher, full size refrigerator with freezer and small appliances such as blender, coffeemaker, toaster, iron & ironing board. All our condos have washer/dryer, AC, Ceiling fans and Flatscreen TVs with DVD & Satellite cable service. Linens and towels are provided for the sleeping accommodations and occupancy of the condo and most units have sleeper sofas.
You are provided with an initial starter supply of hand / dish washing soap, paper towels, tissues, and toilet paper. Additional supplies may be purchased at the local grocery a block away.
Maid service is provided upon a Check-in and Check-out basis. If desired a Mid-Stay service is available for a fee and to be arranged at the time of reservation.
How do I get there / Car Rental ?
Most of our guests rent a car, we offer great wholesale rental car rates through ALAMO with pickup at Kahului (OGG) Airport. These special rates are only available through Maui Dreams Come True with a condo reservation (call us). There are Fee based shuttle services and taxis that are also available from the airport.
Papakea Ocean Front Resort is located 28 miles from Kahului (OGG) Airport on West Maui at 3543 Lower Honoapiilani Rd., Lahaina, Maui, HI. 96761. Take Hwy 380 from the airport leaving Kahului toward Lahaina then turn left onto Hwy 30 to directly to the Westside of the island.
Route #1) Lahaina Bypass is a Right off Hwy 30 onto Hokiokio Pl as you enter Lahaina town. Follow Hokiokio Pl a quarter mile and turn left onto the Bypass that is 3 miles long. You will merge off the Bypass onto Keawe St and follow to the next light back to Hwy 30. Turn Right back onto Hwy 30 and follow the directions of Route #2 below. (This is best if traffic slows as you are entering Lahain)
Route #2) Pass through Lahaina and past Kaanapali area signage making a Left turn at the intersection of Lower Honoapiilani Rd. Papakea Ocean Front Resort is at 3543 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761 on the Left (ocean/makai) side. This location is a block past the local Honokowai MarketPlace (Times Market grocery) as you turned left off the main Hwy 30. If you pass the local ABC Store on the Lower Rd you have gone too far.
How to reserve a condo and what are your payment terms?
To Inquire you may use our convenient Booking Request Form , E-mail us or call Toll Free 1-800-823-1265 or Local is 808-662-1225. All reservations are finalized via phone to re-confirm all details, discuss and answer any and all questions thoroughly.
We will get you placed into a condominium that best fit your needs and price point. We require a credit card deposit at the time of reservation. The Final Payment is due in the form of an eCheck by phone, Check, Money Order or Bank Check. All Final Payments are due 90 days prior to your arrival, some high seasons may require payment more in advance. Once we have received your full payment we will send your Final Confirmation details via email or mail if you prefer.
How do I get more information?
Call us Toll Free 1-800-823-1265 or ON-ISLAND at 1-808-662-1225 or E-mail us with your questions.
We are planning a wedding (or family reunion, etc.) Can you accommodate us?
We are more then happy and very capable of accommodating groups for variety of condo needs and our local connections can save you a lot. Ask about our special discounts for reserving multiple condominiums.
What size are the condominiums and how many do they sleep in your inventory?
Studio condominiums sleep up to 4.
1 Bedroom/1 Bath condos sleep up to 4.
2 Bedroom/1 bath condos sleep 4 to 7.
2 Bedroom/2 Bath condos sleep 4 to 7.
3 Bedroom/2 Bath condos sleep 6 to 8.
Maui Baby Rentals – 808-250-4968 https://www.babyrentalsmaui.com
1-800-SNORKEL – https://www.mauioceanactivities.com
Nanny Connection 808-875-4777 https://www.thenannyconnection.com
GIFTS / FLOWERS
Hawaiian Gift Baskets – Take Home Maui – https://www.takehomemaui.com Local or Mainland delivery 808-661-8067
Kapalua Florist formerly Napili Florist 808-669-4861 – https://www.kapaluaflorist.com
PHOTOGRAPHY – WEDDING PLANNING
Photography, Videography & Wedding Planning – Greg Hoxsie – 808-891-8811 https://www.amauibeachwedding.com
ACTIVITIES – some of our favorites
Clear Kayaks Maui 808-664-3000 https://www.clearkayaksmaui.com – AMAZING CLEAR BOTTOM KAYAK a must do !
Flyin Hawaiian Ziplines 808-463-5786 https://www.flyinhawaiianzipline.com by far THE BEST and wonderful views of Central Maui / Haleakala
Hike Maui – https://www.hikemaui.com 808-879-5270 – Hikes all over the island with the great knowledgeable guides
Aloha Ocean Adventures – South Maui Surf School 808-374-2828
Maui Wave Riders – Lahaina side Surf School https://www.mwrlahaina.com 808-661-0003
Maui Water Sports – Jet Ski and Fly Board (West Maui only) www.mauiwatersports.com. 808-667-2001
VOLUNTEER while on Vacation
Volunteer on Vacation.