The farther you fly for your vacation, the more expensive it can get, and Hawaii is far from everywhere. But you can plan ahead to make your dream Hawaii vacation cost-effective. Finding reasonably-priced flights is one part of the equation, another is finding affordable accommodations. Hawaii Vacation Rental Deals can extend your budget and allow to enjoy more of the numerous activities, tours and restaurants.
Everyone knows about hotels. It’s a convenient hands-free solution, if you don’t need a kitchen. And you can usually cancel very close to arrival should anything happen.
But vacation rentals by owner are plenty in Hawaii, and they cost much less than hotels. For a family of 3-4 the amount that can be saved with Vacation Rental Deals over hotel stays might even cover the cost of flights.
Let’s take a sample. Maui Coast is a popular hotel on Maui South shore, in Kihei, across the road from Kamaole Beach Park I.
Quote for 2 people for November 13-20, 2018 in Maui Coast Hotel
Here is the quote (special deal, 60% off rack rates) for 7 nights November 13-20, 2018 for 2 people in a Deluxe room, described as: Spacious 355 Square Feet Deluxe Room with Luxurious King Bed and Comfortable Pull-Out Sofa Bed with your own Private Lanai.
We found a Vacation Rental Deal for the same dates, in Kamaole Sands Resort, across the same road from Kamaole Beach Park III.
Quote for 2 people for November 13-20, 2018 – Vacation Rental Deal
Comparison of the 2 quotes: Hotel vs Vacation Condo
- Living area: 355 sq feet vs 808 sq feet
- Bathrooms: 1 vs 2 full bathrooms
- Private lanai: both have
- King beds: both have
- Cooking facilities: mini-fridge vs fully-equipped litchen
- Resort fees $182 vs $35
- On-site amenities: very similar, but Kamaole Sands has BBQ stations
- Daily mail service: yes vs no
- Full quote $1704 vs $1326
Summary: This Vacation Rental Deal saves you almost $400, has more room, 2 bathrooms and fully-equipped kitchen. If you don’t mind eating at home that can easily save you another $200-300 during the week over eating out. And if your party has 3+ people, your savings will multiply.
Can you save even more with Vacation Rental Deals?
While that Kamaole Sands condo is a steal at its regular rates, there are times that owners discount them even further to fill space between other bookings. It usually happens within one-two months from now, but you can be lucky to find a Special Deal for a later arrival.
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