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Makena Stables

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8299 Makena Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8421
+1 808-879-0244
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Perfect Ride

I just want to say thank you to the folks at Makena Stables for providing such an amazing ride. Our... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Randy D
via mobile
Amazing tour!!!

This was definitely one of the highlights of our Maui vacation. The booking was easy and as we... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
TomNic2014
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Vancouver, Canada
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“sunset ride” (17 reviews)
“lava fields” (9 reviews)
“morning ride” (6 reviews)
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8299 Makena Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8421
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+1 808-879-0244
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just want to say thank you to the folks at Makena Stables for providing such an amazing ride. Our experience levels ranged from expert to novice and we all had a great time. The weather was perfection, and the scenery was awe-inspiring. The horses...More

Thank Randy D
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

This was definitely one of the highlights of our Maui vacation. The booking was easy and as we have driven to La Perouse Bay numerous times the location was simple to find. They offer secured parking and some snacks and cold drinks before during and...More

Thank TomNic2014
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

This is one of the most fun, unique activities you can find on Maui. Makena stables is at the end of a long, quiet road along the ocean with a great view the entire way. Our tour guide, Ray was great. He was very patient...More

Thank Greg H
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

My daughter and I booked a sunset trail ride with Makena Stables on the recommendation of other members of Trip Advisor, and we're so glad we did. This was the highlight of our vacation! Sonia and Pat are welcoming, knowledgeable about Hawaiian history and culture,...More

Thank MauiKuuipo
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have only ridden once before on a different trip so were very inexperienced riders but that didn’t matter at all. This was a very calm ride with well trained horses that pretty much know what to do/where to go. The scenery...More

Thank Marina D
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

We lucked out and had just the three of us for the trail ride with our guide Ray. He was very patient with us as novice riders and got us all squared away at the start on proper seating, technique with the reigns and helping...More

Thank Daniel M
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Makena stables after reading positive reviews on trip advisor. Our expectations are high, and this experience exceeded them! The staff greeted us with warmth and smiles. The stable owner came and chatted with us for a good bit. A very small operation (only...More

Thank HazenW969
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had a wonderful time - would do it again in a heartbeat. The horses were very good and were in great shape. But the highlights were the views - both walking along the beach and into the hills - and the great folks who...More

Thank Patrick B
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Daughter wanted to go horseback riding in Hawaii. Fortunatly for us Makena Stables was closest ranch to where we were staying. My three children, 13, 15 & 17 went riding. Ray was their guide. Very nice and professional. He was very thorough in explaining how...More

1  Thank KaraB99
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

My family had a great time. The horses were great and easy to ride. Ray was our guide, he was friendly and interesting. Sonya was also terrific and very kind. We had had not ridden horses in a very long time and it was not...More

1  Thank Brock F
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gofloatwood
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Response from Chiara_Dee | Reviewed this property |
They say that you need to be in relative proportion to your height.
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Yes, we are on the beach for approximately 20 minutes and take some nice photos for you😎
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