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Address: Wailea Alanui Drive, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753
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Nice, but better options exist

This is Maui, so every beach is beautiful. Wailea was beautiful, but not worth a "destination" drive from other regions on the island as Kaanapli, Honolua, Napili, etc. had more... read more

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado, United States
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Highlands Ranch, Colorado, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is Maui, so every beach is beautiful. Wailea was beautiful, but not worth a "destination" drive from other regions on the island as Kaanapli, Honolua, Napili, etc. had more to offer. If you are looking for a sun tan/layout beach, this is perfect. Big beach with soft sand. Waves and snorkeling were not all that impressive. There were two... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent time boogie boarding, playing in the sand, and walking around by the river. Picnic on the beach was great.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a nice beach, great sand, not that rocky at all. It's right I'm front of 4 Seasons and attracts large crowds. Vendors charge $40 bucks for chairs and umbrella. There are other nicer beaches to consider nearby

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wailea Beach easily earns its spot each year on the list of world's best beaches. Any trip to Maui is special as it is but some quality time on Wailea Beach makes the trip unforgettable.

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Twinsburg, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a public beach with many expensive hotels lining the path. Entry to the beach is free, but I an not sure if there is public parking available other than the shopping centers near (1:4 mile) the beach. There are lots of turtles, great snorkeling and fun wave riding. There are plenty of beach rentals (paddle board, etc) available

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Port Moody, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

spent several afternoons here. Water is fairly calm, so boogie boarding is only moderately good. Good for swimming, sitting and people watching. Can walk up to several of the different hotel restaurants for lunch, but nothing really simple in sight. Is generally quite busy, by Maui standards

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was pleasantly surprised to find this beach. Many of the beaches in Hawaii have big riptides, coral, lava or sharp rocks. This beach had umbrella, towel and chair service. Beautiful white sand mild rolling waves, easy to get in and out.of the water. The beach was also very large allowing for lots of space between guests. The beach is... More 

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Saint George, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not sure I'd stay on this side of the island (to many resorts and trendy for my liking), but a nice place to visit for the day, and great sand for sand castles.

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice beach, wide with excellent sand and awesome waves. We caught days with waves as high as 10-15 feet. Super for boogie boarding. Kids had a blast!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for sunbathing and people watching, perhaps a little rough for snorkeling. There are calmer beaches north of here that would be better to snorkel.

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