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Makena Beach and Golf Resort

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8.9
Excellent
545 reviews
+1 808-874-1111

Top Amenities

Pool
Fitness Center
Restaurant
Bar or Lounge

Beautiful Makena Beach and Golf Resort

Located just 8 miles south of beautiful Kahului on Hawaii's Wailea Island, the Makena Beach and Golf Resort is exactly what the name promises: thousands of feet of beautiful beach and dozens of holes of championship-level golf, with a four-star hotel square in the middle. While that might seem like an adults-oriented destination, inexpensive day care combined with a 'kids stay free' policy makes Makena Beach and Golf Resort for families, as well.

An Array of Inexpensive Amenities


 Without even leaving the chevron-shaped walls of the resort, you can enjoy an array of amenities that include a  pool, free Wi-Fi, a daycare with its own children's pool, and several dining options that range from casual to formal. The Makena Beach and Golf Resort's breakfast buffet is free and delicious to boot! Low-key dining options include a snack bar, a deli, and even a convenience store on site -- or you can pick up something at the poolside bar while you enjoy some sun. Finally, don't forget to stop by the Makena Beach and Golf Resort's spa--it's famous for a reason.

Outdoors: Sand and Sand Traps


Just outside in one direction, a private sandy beach with ample opportunities for snorkeling, swimming, and boating. For a small fee, a beach cabana can be yours to enjoy while your family suns and swims. A variety of aquatic activities are available from the beach, including snorkeling and sailing lessons as well as boat tours of the island.

In the other direction, 18 holes of golf including a putting practice area and a set of tennis courts await your leisure time. If you'd like to visit any of the services that are a mile or two up the road but you're reluctant to drive, bicycles are available to rent right at the roadside.

Indoors: Affordable Luxury


Inside the rooms, in addition to free Wi-Fi, you'll find granite countertops, cherry wood furnishings, and stunning views of the atrium garden or the beach from each room's private lanai. Massive flatscreen TVs make it easy to stay up and watch movies, and plush beds make it easy to sleep in the next morning. Connected rooms for larger families are available in limited quantities.

The People Make the Place

Many visitors have left their opinions of the Makena with friends, family, and online. The thing you'll hear most often? "We'll be back!"

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5400 Makena Alanui Drive
Makena, HI 96753
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User Highlights
8.9
Excellent
Breakfast
"The best brunch" "Including the breakfast buffet"
85% were happy with the price of the breakfast.
Service
"Superb staff" "Attentive staff"
99% found the staff to be very friendly.
95% were impressed by the valet service.
Beach
"Spacious sandy beach" "Beautiful private beach"
Beach sports facilities are great, according to 93%.
Location
"Georgous scenery" "Beautiful surrounding areas"
98% appreciated the closeness to the beach.
Great parking, according to 90%.
Comfort
"Peaceful surroundings" "Quiet resort"
95% thought it was pleasantly quiet.
94% thought rooms were spacious.
Cleanliness
"Pristine grounds" "Hotel was clean"
84% said rooms were clean.
100% thought it was clean.
Room
"Amazing ocean view" "Great a/c"
94% thought the view was good.
94% thought rooms were spacious.
Value for money
"Rent bikes for free" "Cheap snack bar"
The price was too high for 73%.
85% were happy with the price of the breakfast.
WiFi
"Free internet" "Internet was not working"
92% thought it was a great value.
67% said the wifi quality was bad.
Bar and Beverages
"Best Mai Tais" "Great cocktail"
Vibe
"Older property" "Rooms are dated"
90% criticized the unstylish hotel.
73% said it was a stylish hotel.
Pool
"Hotel pool is small" "Pool area is small"

Good to know...

Good beach sports
Very quiet
Pleasant hotel grounds
Hotel could use some updating
Expert Reviews
Lonely Planet
The aloha of the staff and the stunning Maluʻaka Beach, which is just out back, vault this secluded retreat to the top of the heap.
Fodor's
This quiet resort (formerly the Maui Prince) has a superb location just south of Makena, in a secluded spot set on a gorgeous beach, and guest rooms all have ocean views.
Condé Nast Traveler
Makena means “place of abundance,” and there is plenty to be found at this resort, built in the shadow of the largest dormant volcano in Maui. Facing the sea on the island’s southwestern...
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