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Maalaea: Tours & Tickets

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A busy harbor area from where fishing tours and excursions depart.
Maui, HI
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Reviewed 23 June 2019

Stayed here about 2 weeks. The general consensus of my friends and myself... worth the stay. Let's start with the good. Not so commercialized. You feel like you are in a quaint Hawaain village. Great for ADULTS. Not so much for small kids as there...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank LisaT884
Reviewed 19 March 2019

This beach is easy to access and close to many condos. We love to take walks. There is also some snokeling.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 928larryb
Reviewed 23 December 2018

Turtles all over. Our boat stopped here where there is an old peer mostly underwater. Lots of boats stop here for snorkle clients but worth it. You might be able to get at it via the shore but take a floaty as it is a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Donna M
Reviewed 14 May 2018

I am so glad that I rented a condo at Makani A Kai in Maalaea. I wanted to get away from the touristy areas, and this place was perfect. It was located about 20 minutes from Kihei and Lahaina. Sugar Beach is the beach the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
5  Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 11 May 2018

This beach stretches forever and all of it walkable and uncrowded. Even with the road running next to it for most of the distance, very few people take advantage of it. Compared to other beaches on Maui, this beach is very calm with very little...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Great, long expansive beach to walk, jog and swim. Parking along the road or at the Kealia Pond Refugeand the Maui Canoe Club.

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank S3056YMsusanm
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This beach fronts Highway 330 between Maalaea and Kihei. Even with the amount of traffic that traverses this area, the beach is virtually deserted. The water each time we visited this beach was calm and you seemed more buoyant here than other beaches. This became...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here in Hono Kai Condo for the 2nd time and it was again amacing Sitting on the beach you can spot whales, dolphins and turtles. In the morning you can take a beach run many miles long

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank IchbinBrian
Reviewed 24 February 2017

You would need to have a car no matter where you stay in Maui. Staying here is the best local if you are going to go up the coast either way it is in the middle of everything. Close enough to the airport, Kihei, Lahaina,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank gonetosnorkel
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The Ma'alaea area is in a great location about 20 min or so to Lahaina and 10 or so to Kihei. You will also be within 5 mins of the Ma'alaea harbor and Maui Ocean Centre which I highly recommend. This area is less frequented...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank Canadianswhotravel16
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28 April 2018|
Response from Kinasegirl |
Safeway in Kehei or back out by the airport. There’s also a Costco by the airport