Vacationing in Maui, as with any vacation, requires good accommodations so that you can enjoy a peaceful rest after a day of adventure. Many vacation rentals in Maui offer great views of the island's magnificent landscapes and beaches.

These are considered the top five vacation rentals in Maui:

The Hale Red Palms is a private cottage offering the best of both worlds in Lahaina. You'll have easy access to a local beach, and Hale Red Palms is just a walking distance from old Lahaina town - it's like having your own private home in a quiet residential neighborhood. It's the perfect self-catering hideaway in Lahaina with all the modern conveniences.

The Valley Isle Resort, located on the best part of Kahana Beach, is between Kaanapali and Kapalua, about seven miles north of the historic whaling village of Lahaina on West Maui. They offer an all oceanfront rooms, tropical grounds, courtyard pools and a barbeque area exclusively for the use of the condo guests, plus lots of free parking with shops and restaurants within walking distance.

Maui Kaanapalis Villas is located north of the famous Black Rock on the Kaanapali Beach, and offers a wide variety of fine resort amenities. The air conditioned condominiums are clean, bright and very well furnished, and the resort features a pool, beach concessions and shuffleboard.

The Hale Mahina Beach Resort is a four-story, low rise complex . Located between the Kaanapali and Kapalua Resorts, this oceanfront condominium property features beautiful tropical gardens. You can relax in the resort's oceanside pool or jacuzzi, or snorkel and swim off the beautiful beach located just steps from your private condo. All of the condo units are fully equipped and magnificently decorated.

The Royal Kahana Resort is a beachfront property offering air-conditioned rooms and sweeping ocean views. They spacious studio and one-bedroom or two-bedroom units designed for modern living. Each unit's unique floor plan offers views of the Molokai Island and the Lanai Island from your bedroom and your own private lanai. Enjoy swimming in the warm waters, watching the beauty of a Maui sunset, barbeque and playing tennis on lighted courts. You can exercise and use the sauna in the "guest only" fitness center, or walk to several shops and restaurants in the area. The Royal Kahana is a true Hawaiian resort, from its extensive oceanfront lobby up to the flickering tiki torches. They say that staying at Royal Kahana makes you fell like royalty.

Any of these Maui vacation rentals will provide you with a memorable vacation experience, whatever for preferences or budget.

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