The holiday season is now in our midst and if you are looking around for the best gifts and holiday items to buy for your celebration, we have some ideas. One of the best ways for you to get your holiday shopping done is by checking out some of our special small businesses and buy from them instead of online. Not only will you find some amazing unique gifts, but you will be helping to support the local economy. If you are celebrating your holidays with us in one of our West Maui oceanfront condos for rent, here are some of the top local businesses that you can help support this holiday season.
Thinking about personalizing your gift tags or your holiday greeting cards? Then you should check out Aloha Letterpress. They have a large selection of personalized and customizable stationery products, from invitations and thank you cards to recipe cards and holiday card sets.
For friends and loved ones who love anything made of chocolate, shop some sweet treats for them at the Sweet Paradise Chocolatier. Be it chocolate truffles, boxed chocolates, specialty confections, or handcrafted bars, this chocolatier has a large selection of gourmet chocolate products for you to choose from. If you’re not sure what chocolate to buy, you can instead avail of their gift certificates.
If you have friends and family members who are art enthusiasts, then you should check out the large selection of art pieces for sale at Maui Hands Art Gallery. This gallery features a collection of artworks made by local artists using different media. So whether you are looking for painting, photography, woodwork, glasswork, ceramics, sculpture, and the like, Maui Hands is the place to get a great holiday gift for any art lover.
Jewelry pieces that are perfect for beach babes and dudes of all ages? Check out Seashore Couture Maui. This jewelry shop specializes in creating custom handmade jewelry for women, men, and children. Seashore Couture offers a large selection of jewelry pieces inspired by island style. These pieces feature precious stones such as Tahitian pearls, crystals, and seashells found in Maui. But if you want to give your loved ones a unique piece of jewelry, you can also have one custom made for them.
Looking for chic yet eco-friendly gift wrappers for your holiday gifts? Wrappily is here to give you just that. Wrappily takes pride in using 100% recyclable newsprint in creating their lovely selection of gift wrappers for the holidays and for other occasions. Aside from their adorably designed gift wrappers, Wrappily also offers other wrapping accessories such as paper ribbons, gift tags, hemp twine, eco-shreds, and more.
If you are considering taking your family out for a holiday lunch or dinner, then you should make reservations at Mama’s Fish House. This ohana-owned restaurant has recently reopened its doors for indoor dining while following strict health and safety protocols. Moreover, Mama’s Fish House serves fresh catches of seafood daily, such as Mahi-mahi, tropical Ono, Opakapaka, Lehi, Uku, Onaga, and more. Their menu is also subject to change daily depending on the availability of the seafood caught for the day.
And if you are craving something else, there are a number of local Maui restaurants that offer tasty food and drink. Or you could opt to whip up your own delicious meal in the fully equipped kitchen that outfits your beachfront vacation rental as part of the resort amenities.
For fun adventures and tours in Maui, Skyline Hawaii is among one of the travel activities that we recommend adding to your list of island adventures! Skyline offers its guests and tourists a unique way of seeing and experiencing the Hawaiian islands while helping in the conservation of Hawaii’s unique land and culture. Whether it’s a zipline adventure, sunrise viewing, swimming, or road trip, Skyline Hawaii has the perfect set of guided activities to offer.
If you are looking for gifts that are perfect for the kids or kids at heart, go to Maui Toy Works. This toy store offers a large selection of toys, games, and baby clothes, making it the perfect place to buy gifts for kids and toy collectors.
And if you haven’t booked a luxurious staycation yet, we suggest adding our lovely beachfront condos to your holiday wishlist. Our beachfront vacation rentals will surely make your stay convenient and unforgettable. Each unit is well-equipped with various amenities for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Kahana Village has everything that you need for carefree island living!