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Ulua Beach, Wailea
(4.7/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web)
Nestled between two rocky points, Ulua Beach provides space for swimming, snorkeling, diving, basking in the sun, and--when the surf is up--boogie boarding. Ulua, meaning "adult crevalle fish," offers a bounty of fish and corals to spot while snorkeling and serves as a great place for inexperienced divers to have a few lessons. Watch for manta rays, sea turtles, sea horses, and moray eels here. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Wailea holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Ulua Beach and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Shade - great snorkeling - bathrooms these three features make for a great day at the beach. This is a popular spot so plan on being there early to get a parking spot. The sand has a lot of junk that ...  more »
  • One of our favourite Maui beaches, but with limited parking facilities. On three occasions we had to abandon our plans to spend time on the beach as no parking spaces were available. 
  • Ulua Beach is fairly small, popular and has limited parking. NBevertheless, it is a great beach, especially if you have small children. The beach is very protected from waves, which provides a safe pl...  more »