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What do Maui Hotel ratings mean?

Monday, October 12th, 2009

It seems not a day goes by that a potential guest asks me about the star rating of my property. “I only stay at 5 star properties,” some of them sniff (and, since there’s only one 5 star property on Maui, you’d be calling me, why, then?). The fact of the matter is that there exists now so much confusion amongst the general traveling public about hotel ratings that, at face value, all hotel rating systems are useless. More »

8 Questions To Ask Yourself Prior To Renting A Maui Condo

Monday, September 28th, 2009

Once you’ve decided upon a certain area of Maui in which to stay and decided that a condominium is the right choice for your vacation accommodations, you’ll still have a number of decisions to make. More »

Alternate Maui Accomodations: Condos

Monday, August 24th, 2009

Condominiums offer a great lodging alternative to hotels. Maui has thousands of condo units in the resort areas of the island. Most condo complexes on Maui were built prior to 1990. More »

Alternate Maui Accommodations: Bed & Breakfast Inns and Transient Vacation Rentals

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

Maui County has a love/hate relationship with tourism. Of course, Maui County realizes that tourism provides jobs and income for a large percentage of Maui residents. More »

Where should I stay on Maui? And at which hotel should I stay?

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009

Maui’s lodging choices are varied and diverse, with something for almost everyone. More »