Our Staff and Services
We are most pleased to announce that Tropical Villa Vacations is "Celebrating 10 years of Exceeding Expecations!" as the original and direct source for exceptional 6-star luxurious private vacation estates and homes. Based on Maui, Hawaii, Tropical Villa Vacations, provides personalized luxury vacation planning of extraordinary quality for discerning travelers seeking the ultimate tropical retreats. Our service is entirely custom and reflects the individual expectations of each guest. Whether you are seeking new-luxury "sophistication without pretense" or traditional-luxury with "every wish indulged", the experienced and attentive staff of Tropical Villa Vacations will accommodate your needs with exacting attention to detail.

While vacationing on Maui you won't feel as though you are on your own. We provide all guests with authentic hotel-style Concierge service so our valued guests may experience a wonderful vacation complete with personalized on-island information and assistance.

Tropical Villa Vacations has pre-screened all private residences and has assembled a wonderful collection of accommodations which are of extraordinary quality, ambiance and location.

Tropical Villa Vacations is owned by Irene Ann Aroner. Irene has resided in sunny Kihei for 15 years and has been involved in the travel industry for an aggregate of 31 years. Prior to creating Tropical Villa Vacations 10 years ago, her primary profession was as a Chief Concierge and Consulting Concierge with Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts in Seattle, Beverly Hills, Tokyo and in other cities in Asia at Regent Hotels. As of this year, Irene also serves as the Principal Broker of our real estate division, Tropical Villa Realty. Please contact us for buyer representation if you are interested in acquiring luxury Hawaii properties or for property management services.

The Tropical Villa Vacations team consists of many dedicated professionals. You will be assisted by Concierge Yvonne Nitta (former Concierge Four Seasons Olympic Seattle, and former Chief Concierge Four Seasons Resort Wailea), Reservations Coordinator Anne Barber, Chief Accountant Jackie Zisko, Luxury Accommodation Specialist Jim Duggar, Administrative Assistant Alma Bergman, and Photographer/Tech/Web Manager Daniel Morgan Boone.

We are members of the following professional organizations:
  • State of Hawaii Licensed Real Estate Salespersons, Real Estate Broker, Travel Agency, Activity Desk, and Insurance Producer
  • Member of the National Association of Realtors, Hawaii Association of Realtors, and Realtors Association of Maui
  • Member of the Hawaii/Maui Visitors Bureaus
  • Member of Better Business Bureau
  • American Society of Travel Agents ASTA
  • Professional Affiliate of Les Clefs d'Or USA Concierge Association
  • Client Trust Accounts at the Bank of Hawaii Kihei Branch
These are just a few of the benefits of reserving through us!

The accommodations we offer to our guests are thoroughly reviewed on a regular basis.

All villas are carefully selected and feature reliable housekeeping, maintenance, useful and plentiful amenities, comfortable ambiance, and an attractive decor.

We only reserve properties owned or managed by dependable and cooperative sources who also care about your enjoyment and who work together with us to ensure a good value. We anticipate the needs of our guests!

Guests often remark that our photos don't fully convey the beauty of our homes. Arriving guests are usually very surprised and delighted with the quality we provide! An array of island information will be provided upon arrival including a compendium overflowing with informative articles about touring Maui. Property specific House rules and Guest Use Guidelines will let you know how to safely enjoy your accommodation.

We are available to our on-island guests 7 days per week during normal business hours and by cell phone for after-hours emergency assistance.

We accept personal or business checks, wire transfers, and Visa, Master Card, Amex, and Discover (bank charge recovery fee applies to card payments)