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Unknown area • Max Occupancy: 3 adults
Includes: Free Parking, Free High-Speed Internet
$239 $239
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Standard Room (Scenic View)

One King Bed or Two Queen Beds
430 square feet • Max Occupancy: 4 adults
Includes: Free Parking, Free High-Speed Internet
$299 $299
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Standard Room, Partial Ocean View

One King Bed or Two Queen Beds
500 square feet • Max Occupancy: 4 adults
Includes: Free Parking, Free High-Speed Internet
$325 $325
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Standard Room, Ocean View

One King Bed or Two Queen Beds
500 square feet • Max Occupancy: 4 adults
Includes: Free Parking, Free High-Speed Internet
$370 $370
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Secluded beachfront golf resort in South Maui

On Maluaka Beach

This 1,800-acre Makena Resort is few steps from Maluaka Beach, also known as Turtle Town, one of Maui's best snorkeling beaches. 3 miles from Wailea's upscale shops, and 4 miles from Kihei Town.

Leisure options

Guests enjoy 8 tennis courts, premiere snorkeling, a heated pool with pool deck and free cabanas, outdoor spa tub, mini-golf, and croquet lessons. An 18-hole championship golf course is nearby.

Ocean views

Many of the resort's 310 tropical guestrooms overlook the ocean and all of them open to a furnished lanai, a great place to relax, especially during whale-watching season!

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The following facilities will be closed from 1 April 2013 to 1 April 2015 (dates subject to change):
  • Golf course

The Overview

Occupying 17-acres of beachfront on Maluaka Beach in South Maui's expansive Makena Resort, this hotel curves around an open-air atrium of Asian-inspired gardens with koi ponds, streams, and waterfalls accentuated by meandering paths.

Recreation options include 18 holes of championship golf nearby, tennis (surcharge), a fitness center, and an outdoor splash pool with children's wading pool. The adjacent beach offers swimming and is also one of the most popular snorkeling spots in Maui, as well as being a departure point for boat cruises.

The Makena resort has the Molokini Bar & Grille, which serves cocktails and pupus, as well as Café Kiowai, which serves breakfast on a garden terrace.

Meeting and special-event space includes a conference room, a ballroom for 520 guests and 6 outdoor locations, most with ocean and garden views. Free wired and wireless Internet access is available throughout the property.

The Makena Beach and Golf Resort offers a complimentary resort shuttle service to select destinations, including Wailea shops, free self-parking, and valet parking for an extra charge.

  • Outdoor tennis courts 8
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Pool cabanas (complimentary)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Free guest parking during stay
  • Free self parking
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Smoke-free property
  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Health club
  • Bar/lounge
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Multilingual staff
  • Currency exchange
  • Business services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Swimming pool - children's
  • Poolside bar
  • Spa services on site
  • Total number of rooms - 310
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Banquet facilities
  • Golf course on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Clubhouse
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Event catering
  • Exhibit space
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • One meeting/conference room
  • Garden
  • Shopping on site
  • Concierge services
  • Massage - spa treatment room(s)
  • Free parking
  • Patio
  • Picnic area
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Private beach - direct access
  • Security guard
  • Tour assistance
  • Wedding services
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Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet


Free parking, Free guest parking during stay, Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

The Room
  • Premium bedding
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Digital TV service
  • HDTV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Lanai
  • Climate control
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room massage available
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
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The Eats

Café Kiowai - Serving buffet and à la carte breakfast daily—including signature Eggs Benedict—on a glass-sheltered terrace with garden views. Drinks and children's menu are also available.

Molokini Bar & Grille - This full service restaurant has a sunset terrace with live island entertainment and hula music. Serving weekly specialty buffets, including the popular Champagne Sunday Brunch, the Molokini Bar & Grille features an a la carte menu of chef inspired signature items and tropical drinks.

Pool Bar Grill - A venue for casual fare such as sandwiches, salads, burgers, pizza fresh from the oven, and tropical drinks.

Barista 5400 - Offering Starbucks brand coffee drinks, grab and go breakfast and lunch items, and home-made sweet delicacies.

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Out and About

Part of the 1,800-acre Makena Resort, the 17-acre Makena Beach and Golf Resort hugs a crescent of secluded beach with calm ocean waters. Water-sports equipment rentals are available, including kayak tours, outrigger canoe rides, and paddle boards; a 46-foot catamaran (surcharge) sails from the beach to Molokini Islet, where some of Maui's best snorkeling can be found.

On-site facilities include an outdoor splash pool, children's pool, and spa tub. A fitness center provides free weights, strength-training equipment, and cardiovascular machines such as an elliptical trainer, stair machine, and treadmill.

Three full-service service Wailea Resort Area Golf courses are nearby.

Adjacent to the golf course are six tennis courts (surcharge). Makena Tennis Club courts and clinics are available for a fee.Other activities include croquet, shuffleboard, Hawaiian craft classes, volleyball, and fitness classes; fees may apply.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Boating nearby
  • Shuffleboard on site
  • Snorkeling on site
  • Whale-watching on site
  • Tennis nearby
  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Dock nearby
  • Tennis lessons available nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Boat tours on site
  • Boat cruises on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Boat launch on site
  • Golf - miniature on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Rowboats nearby
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Running track/path nearby
  • Basketball nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Bird watching nearby
  • Golfing on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Swimming on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Fishing nearby
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Mind and Body

Services at the resort's Maui-influenced Makena Kai Day Spa include facials, massage, and body treatments. Cabanas feature oceanside showers.

  • Massages on beach
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Facial treatments


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
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Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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We Should Mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.
  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

The Get Up and Go - Continental Breakfast at Barista 5400

Book a stay in any room type and receive a daily $20 resort credit, good for continental breakfast at Barista 5400, for each night booked. Enjoy any combination of food and beverage up to a $20 value. Barista 5400 features Starbucks specialty coffee drinks, breakfast sandwiches, pastries, fresh fruit, yogurt, and other lighter fare.

Continental breakfast credit has a maximum daily value of $20, to be used in 1 single, daily room-charge transaction. Continental Breakfast Package is specific to rate booked. Overages are the responsibility of guest. Any remaining, unused credit has no cash value and cannot be credited for other resort purchases or future continental breakfast purchases. Extra-adult room charges do not include any additional breakfast credits. Blackout dates may apply.

Kids Stay Free

Children 17 and under stay at no extra charge when sharing a room with their parents. Valid for bookings and travel anytime.

2 adults and 2 children maximum per room booking. Must use existing bedding. Children are also welcome at all dining outlets, offering special menus for guests ages 5 to 12.

No Resort Fees

No additional mandatory resort charges or fees are associated with your stay. All guests receive complimentary daily self-parking, complimentary resort shuttle to nearby beaches and shopping areas, complimentary in-room wired or wireless high-speed Internet access, complimentary wireless in public areas, and various resort activities such as 18-hole mini-golf, croquet, shuffleboard, and introductory SCUBA. Guest Internet access will require user acceptance policy adherance on each computer and mobile device.Other restrictions may apply.

The Full Makena - Daily Breakfast Buffet for 2

Book a stay for travel now through December 19, 2014 and receive daily hot and cold breakfast buffet for 2 adults at Café Kiowai with custom, made to order omelettes, fresh home-made pastries, fruit, breakfast meats, and more.

A la carte value is $30++ per person. Breakfast inclusion must be used on a daily basis and cannot be stacked for future use. Any remaining, unused credit has no cash value and cannot be credited for other resort purchases or future stays. Extra-adult room charges do not include any additional breakfast credits. Valid for travel through December 19, 2014. Children under 12 - reduced, breakfast pricing is separately available, and is not included in the rate. Blackout dates may apply. Sunday brunch cash differential price is also available and may require advance reservations. Breakfast buffet package is specific to rate booked.

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