Wailea conjures up images of luxury Maui vacation rentals surrounded by an emerald oasis of world class Maui golf courses and five sparkling Maui beaches. Even when you turn your back to the sea, there’s magnificent beauty to behold with Haleakala rising in the distance. Lower your gaze to street level and the green, quiet and wide tree lined avenues of Wailea welcomes you to one of the most prominent community of Maui resorts in all Hawaii.
Things to do in Wailea
Wailea Coastal Walk – Starting from Keawakapu Beach it quickly becomes an oceanfront boardwalk linking the major Maui resorts. The most interesting part is Wailea Point which is a perfect whale-watching spot in season (November through May).
Evening Entertainment – Willie K performs on Wednesday night at Mulligans on the Blue or plan a night out at The Grand Wailea Resort.
The Shops at Wailea – First Wednesday night of each month is the popular Art Walk. Honolulu Coffee is here too and some of the most elegant boutiques you’ll find on Maui. Enjoy music and dining options in the classic outdoor setting.
Play Wailea Golf Courses
For classic Maui golf there’s nothing better than the Wailea Blue Course ranked as one of the top 75 in America by Golf Digest.
The Wailea Emerald Course is known for a classic design and jaw dropping views of the ocean and Haleakala. Consistently honored as one of the best for women by Golf Digest. For budget travelers, consider twilight golf rates late in the afternoon which are half the usual fee.
Explore Maui Beaches at Wailea
Keawakapu – White sand beach and sandy bottom. Good swimming and fair snorkeling. A beginner’s dive spot off shore.
Mokapu and Ulua – Shoulder to shoulder beaches separated only be a rock outcropping. Perfect for swimming. A good place for Maui snorkeling is at the outcropping separating the beaches. You can also swim out to the first reef for even better viewing.
Wailea Beach – Short but wide beach of pure white sand, Wailea offers good swimming and body surfing, but the snorkeling is only fair.
Polo Beach – Maui snorkeling is best in front of the rocks separating Polo from Wailea Beach making it one of the easiest spots to reach. Good for swimming and sunbathing.
Choose Wailea Rentals from Maui Rental Group
Stay with us and choose from the many Maui resorts in our portfolio.
Grand Champions – Centrally located near many Wailea beaches. Nearby you will find the famous Maui golf course, “Old Blue,” and the award winning Wailea Tennis Center. 1-3 bedrooms for up to 6 guests.
Hoolei – Wailea’s newest, premier Maui resort across from the Grand Wailea. Each town home offers a richly appointed interior. 3 bedrooms for up to 8 guests.
Palms at Wailea – Conveniently located at the entrance of Wailea on the hillside above some of the best Maui beaches. The Palms is easily accessible to the relaxed resort town of Kihei. 2 bedrooms for up to 6 guests.
Wailea Ekahi Village – Fronting beautiful Keawakapu Beach, this Maui condo resort is situated around 34 acres of tropical terraced gardens. 1-2 bedrooms for up to 6 guests.
Wailea Elua – Beachfront Maui vacation rentals at the entrance to Ulua Beach. Located on 24 tropical acres for the ultimate Maui vacation. 1-2 bedrooms for up to 4 guests.
Wailea Ekolu – One of Maui’s best values, these ocean view Maui vacation rentals are near the “Old Blue” Maui golf course in the heart of Wailea Resort. 1-2 bedrooms for up to 5 guests.