Top 3 Reasons Why Piilani Villages Is a Desirable Neighborhood in South Maui
There are many great communities to live on South Maui. One of them is at Piilani Villages in Kihei. Letʻs explore some of the reasons why Piilani Villages is one of Kihei’s most desirable neighborhoods:
1. Convenient Location with Great Amenities
Piilani Villages is conveniently located close to the Piikea Shopping Center’s Safeway grocery store, restaurants, doctors’ offices, and other shops and services. Down the road is the Azekaʻs shopping center, Longs Drugs and the Kihei Post Office. Elementary and intermediate schools are within walking distance. There is currently a Charter School with High School close by (in Lipoa). The new Kihei High School is being built directly across the street from Phase I.
Moreover, Piilani Village is close to the Kihei Community Center, Kihei Aquatic Center (features an Olympic-sized competition pool, 8-lane lane warm-up pool & a Keiki pool w/fountain) and Kihei Park (for sports and recreation). There is a a bicycle/walking trail also nearby, along with tennis and pickleball courts, golf courses, and of course south Maui’s incredible beaches. The beaches in Kihei are world famous for amazing sunsets, diving, snorkeling and a variety of water sports or simply relaxing.
2. South Maui Weather
Along with the best beaches, South Maui is known for its sunny weather. Piilani Village is located in Kihei, one of the towns in South Maui. The weather in Kihei is typically quite predictable. While there is a noticeable difference between summer and winter, the variance is minimal. In the summer months, the temperature highs are in the upper 80s, lows around 70. Winter can get chilly (by Kihei standards), with overnight lows occasionally getting down to the low 60s. Winter days you can still expect the highs to be around 80 degrees. There can be rainy days during winter and spring, but it is typically a sunny place to live.
3. Well Built and Well Maintained Neighborhood
The Piilani Villages community now consists of 331 homes with a variety of single- and two-story floor plans, Phase I of Piilani Villages phase was built in in the 1990s.
Phases II and III were constructed in the early 2000 by Spencer Homes (builder of more than 1,100 homes on Maui). Each home features two to four bedrooms and 900 to 1800 square feet, with central air conditioning, two-car garages, and fenced lots of 4,000 to 8,000 square feet.
Piilani Villages has an active Homeowners Association. As you drive around the Piilani Villages neighborhood, you will notice that this community is well-maintained.
New Listing in Piilani Village
This adorable single-level 3 bed / 2 bath home listed by Leslie Mackenzie Smith, R(S) is ideally situated on a quiet cul-de-sac in Piilani Villages III. Beautifully maintained, with a gracious open floor plan and high ceilings, it has quality vinyl and tile flooring throughout. Its remodeled kitchen features granite and Corian countertops, a tile backsplash, custom bamboo cabinets, and newer appliances.
The private, fully fenced yard features a beautiful yard and an irrigation system. Glass sliding doors lead from the home’s dining area to a large concrete lanai covered by a beautiful custom pergola, an ideal spot for enjoying outdoor meals and entertaining.