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Wailea Beach, Wailea

4.7
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
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. Wailea Beach is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , custom trip planner Edition.
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  • Just amazing and beautiful no other description needed! We have visited 2x and hope for many more visits here in the near future  more »
  • In my mind, this is the best beach in Maui. There are not many activities here, but the natural beauty and climate of the area make it special.  more »
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  • Very nice public beach, extremely popular and touristy. Easy parking, restrooms, and shower. Waves are usually manageable. You can also pay for umbrella service from the resort. You'll see many turtles here, as they like to ride the surf in. Most people don't even realize the turtles are swimming a few feet from them. If you do see them, please leave them alone.
  • A very pretty beach with nice golden sand. A good size with very small waves the day that I was there. We went out snorkeling bit didn't see as much fish as we saw on some of the other beaches in Maui. Water was not really clear late in the afternoon.

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