In South Maui, approximately 35 min. from Kahului Airort, Wailea contains 15,000 H acres of luxurious resorts, crescent beaches, and amazing golf courses.
Some famous beaches in Wailea include Polo Beach, where visitors can enjoy ideal snorkeling and swimming conditions. Ulna Beach Park is known as a beautiful location for a walk during sunrise or sunset. Wailea Beach is award-winning.
Wailea is known for its beautiful golf courses including the Wailea-Gold, Wailea-Blue, and the Wailea-Emerald. The Old Blue course is the oldest of the three courses, offering views of the islands of Lanai, Molokai, Kohoolawe, and Molokini. The Gold course has received many awards and has hosted televised tournaments. It’s known as a “thinking player’s course,” and it provides panoramic ocean views. Wailea-Emerald offers spectacular views of the ocean. This, along with beautifully designed landscaping leads to the course being known for it’s asthetics.
One of the most famous resorts in Wailea is that Grand Wailea Resort Hotel and Spa. The hotel, with its opulent scale, also has nine amazing pools (some say the best pools in Hawaii), direct access to Wailea Beach, one of Maui’s best kids camps, a stellar fitness center, and a luxe spa. The Four Seasons Resort at Wailea, is the only resort in Maui to receive both the Forbes Five-Star Award and the AAA Five-Diamond Award. Wikipedia. Along with claiming to have Maui’s largest guestrooms and hotel bathrooms, the dramatic peak of Haleokala is part of the view along with lush gardens.
At The Shops at Wailea, visitors can enjoy a fine dining and luxe shopping experience.