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Wailea Beach, Wailea
(4.7/5 based on 1,200+ reviews on the web)
Wailea Beach offers silky smooth sand, warm water, and turtles swimming through the waves. With shallow water for non-swimmers, and no rocks to hurt your feet, it’s easy to see why this beach is considered one of the most beautiful on Maui. Bathroom and shower facilities are available, and you can rent an umbrella. To see moee of the the coral and fish, you can rent a kayak or stand-up paddle board. Using our custom trip planner, Wailea attractions like Wailea Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Incredibly beautiful Hawaiian Beach typically. Does not enjoy Polynesian transparencies but has a different charm also due to continuous waves. The beach must be visited,
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  • Nice spot with easy access. Not far from the road and good area for picnic with family. Water here was clear and nice for swim and sunbathing. 
  • Great beach with awesome snorkeling! We saw just as many fish on our snorkel tour as we did on the reef that is on the south end of the beach. 
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  • This is the beach behind the Grand Wailea. It is not very obvious, but there is public access and parking just past the Grand Wailea. Another option for access is to use the Grand Wailea valet parking. This can be validated if you spend more than $30 anywhere in the resort, or if you make a reservation for their luau. Spending this much is easy to do as there are quite a few shops, bars, restaurants, activities, etc. All of which are extensive. The beach itself is very nice. Right behind the beach is a beautiful walking/running path that connects several resorts to Wailea Ekahi village. An amazing place to take a jog with epic ocean views and then cool off in the ocean.
  • wonderful beach with mountains in the backdrop. soft cinnamon brown sand and plenty of gorgeous scenery.
  • Tons of turtles off the left side of the beach! Lost my cell phone there too! Aloha!
  • very nice beach for sunsets and snorkeling on calm mornings. we saw many turtles snorkeling here.
  • Loved this beach! Not too busy, great people, super clear water, great messing-around-in-the-water spot.