THE WESTIN KĀ‘ANAPALI OCEAN RESORT VILLAS NORTH

2-Bedroom, Ocean View,

Christmas week (Week 51)

 

I am not going to post pictures of the rooms here, you can see better photos than I can take on line at https://www.vistana.com/destinations/the-westin-kaanapali-ocean-resort-villas-north/photos-videos/?IM=SVOREDIRECT_201302_SVN_KORN_PHOTOS Look for “Two Bedroom Lockoff Villa” in the North complex. https://www.vistana.com/destinations/the-westin-kaanapali-ocean-resort-villas-north/villas/100#two-bedroom-lockoff-villa

Amenities Air conditioning: each side separately controlled. Linens provided Washer and dryer in room. Elevators, of course. Fitness center. Off-street covered parking. Valet parking also available. (fee)
Beds Sleeps 8 2 King beds in separate rooms. 2 Fold out sofa Queen beds. Crib available upon request
Kitchen Cooking utensils provided. Plates, glasses, etc. Coffee maker and toaster. Full Kitchen. Stove, Microwave, Refrigerator, Dishwasher Outside shared gas grilling stations are great. Stop at Costco on your way from the airport.
Entertainment and communication Cable TV, DVD Free WiFi in rooms and around resort Usual telephone stuff and good cell phone signal
Room 2 bedrooms, 2 bath, one common area. 2 lanai’s, from which one can often see whales this time of year. Bring your binoculars. Great place to eat breakfast. Ocean view
Beach The property is directly on the beach. Good snorkeling. Cabanas on beach for rent Or, if the surf is really up, drive to the excellent protected beach and snorkeling site at mile-marker 14.
Pool Several pools, with slides Several hot tubs Waterslide and kids pirate ship pool
A Partial List of Activities (pretty much everything one might expect) Golf, swimming, sea kayaking, sailing, snorkeling, scuba diving, surfing, restaurants, restaurants, restaurants Water skiing, hiking, mountain biking, biking up and down volcanos (or just down), parasailing, whale-watching, massage. Tennis, shopping, wildlife (human and not human), theater, horseback riding, spa, movies, luau, scenic drives
Walking distance (great especially for young adults) Black rock is about half a mile and Whaler’s village is just beyond it. Lahaina is about 4 miles (and there is a bus that costs about $2) Taxis and Uber are available and not too expensive Beach and golf and surfing and snorkeling and nightlife and . . .
The usual No smoking Renters must be over 21 No pets

The Westin is a walkable mile or so to Whaler’s village; this gives access to all the activities either by walking if you like to walk or by the shuttle to the Westin Hotel right next the village but at the same time gives you a quieter more private venue at which to relax.