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Amazing Beachfront Condo Directly on the Beach - 2 Br/2 BA Sleeps 6 - Sanitized
4.9/5Exceptional! (84 reviews)
What a view !

"Wherever you sleep in the condo you’ll fall asleep to crashing waves! One thing I was super impressed by was the ground keeper , he cleaned that whole property daily. You could tell that he took such pride in his job and he would always say hi to us even if we were sitting on the lanai he would greet ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Amazing Beachfront Condo Directly on the Beach - 2 Br/2 BA Sleeps 6 - Sanitized
Amazing Views From Our Lanai, Just Steps to Secluded Sandy Beach, 2 King Beds
4.7/5Exceptional! (60 reviews)
Very comfortable

"The property is very comfortable and well stocked. However, there was no direct beach access because the access stairs had been destroyed by a storm. Also, the carpet had stains in various places, although the owner did say she was having the carpet cleaned soon."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Amazing Views From Our Lanai, Just Steps to Secluded Sandy Beach, 2 King Beds
Beachfront! Ground Floor, Steps to Beach! Turtles, Whales!
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0.96 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (66 reviews)
Everything and more.....

"The condo was beautiful, just like the pictures, it is equipped with everything you could want or need for a vacation by the beach, which is just outside your door. My husband and I felt so relaxed, especially the waves lapping the shore, made us sleep like babies. Easy walk to the harbour, where ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Beachfront! Ground Floor, Steps to Beach! Turtles, Whales!

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Beachfront Condo in Maalaea - 2 Bedroom 2 Bath - Ground Floor, New Ac!!!
4.5/5Wonderful! (13 reviews)
Great Value and right on the beach!

"Last minute trip and was not disappointed. Good space for 6 people and kitchen worked great for meals. Would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2020

Beachfront Condo in Maalaea - 2 Bedroom 2 Bath - Ground Floor, New Ac!!!
Maalaea KAI Oceanfront Sleep 6 Central AIR 2kings&1qsofabed1king=2twins
4/5Very Good! (41 reviews)
Breathtaking views!!

"Wonderful well equipped condo on a peaceful quiet bay. You are about 10-15 minutes to Kihei and about 20-25 minutes to Lahaina!! Great location with sea turtles down on the wall below your room!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019

Maalaea KAI Oceanfront Sleep 6 Central AIR 2kings&1qsofabed1king=2twins
Romantic, Groundfloor, Affordable, Beachfront Condo, Makani A Kai A9
4.7/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)
Peaceful

"Property is located next to an undeveloped beach. We stayed for 15 nights and loved every day. Our stay was during the coronavirus outbreak so there was very little activity anywhere. We would definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

Romantic, Groundfloor, Affordable, Beachfront Condo, Makani A Kai A9
50 Steps to the Beach! Direct Oceanfront & Beachfront! Newly Remodeled!
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Beach Paradise

"We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 week staying at this property. It is central to everything for our kind of holiday fun.. sandy beaches, swimming, hiking, national parks, and snorkelling. The owners went over and beyond supplying everything we needed to have a happy stay. Many nights hearing the waves ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2020

50 Steps to the Beach! Direct Oceanfront & Beachfront! Newly Remodeled!
Beautiful Oceanfront 3rd Floor Unit at Maalaea Kai Complex
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0.73 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Great vacation spot

"Great location, nice condo, amazing view of whales right from the balcony. Rental manager Lara was extremely kind and attentive to all requests. The price was an excellent value for the quality of our stay. We recommend you check it out for yourselves or just read any of the other reviews that confirm ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Beautiful Oceanfront 3rd Floor Unit at Maalaea Kai Complex
My Perfect Stays: Fall Special
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0.96 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)
We had a great time!

"We had a great time, only tip I would give to future renters is that this is pretty much a one room apartment, while there is a divider between the "bedroom" and the main room there is no sound muffling or anything like that so if you travel with your spouse and kids you really don't have the privacy ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

My Perfect Stays: Fall Special
Mk317 - Deluxe, Tranquil Maui Direct Oceanfront/view Condo, Beautiful Remodel 2br/2ba
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Paradise

"What a wonderful stay. Not only was the property owner easy to communicate with but also the property management. Our place was beautiful and had a great kitchen and wonderful bedding. We watched whales leap out of the water and enjoyed the tiki torches that were lit at night."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Mk317 - Deluxe, Tranquil Maui Direct Oceanfront/view Condo, Beautiful Remodel 2br/2ba
Beachfront at Kana'i a Nalu - Contact Owner for Special Rate. Free Private Wifi!
4.5/5Wonderful! (33 reviews)
Perfect for families

"This unit and condo complex is absolutely perfect for families. You can open the screen door and sit on the lanai while your kids run around the grassy area and even go check out the view of beach/ocean. There was plenty of beach things to bring/use. Chairs could be updated, but they worked. There ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Beachfront at Kana'i a Nalu - Contact Owner for Special Rate. Free Private Wifi!
Remodeled Maui Oceanfront Condo W/pool, Sandy Beach & the Sounds of Gentle Waves
4.8/5Exceptional! (32 reviews)
Vacation maker!

"Our stay was made by staying in this condo. There was a lot of chaos amid Covid-19, however, we were able to escape here. The pool was incredible, cooking at BBQ’s while watching the ocean, and watching sunrise over Haleakala made for easy escape. It was a short walk to the harbor for shops and restaurants. ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Remodeled Maui Oceanfront Condo W/pool, Sandy Beach & the Sounds of Gentle Waves
Listen to the Ocean From This Beautiful Maalaea Kai Condo No Contact Check in
4.4/5Wonderful! (29 reviews)
Great views, convient location

"Great location,central to most everything on Maui. The Maalaea Kai complex is a small, quiet on the oceanfront and very well kept up . Would highly recommend for your stay."…"

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2019

Listen to the Ocean From This Beautiful Maalaea Kai Condo No Contact Check in
Oceanfront Spectacular 60 ft to the Water, Recently Re-modeled! Hdtv,wifi,ac
The price is $99 per night from Oct 7 to Oct 8
0.62 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (62 reviews)
Nice location

"Nice experience"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Oceanfront Spectacular 60 ft to the Water, Recently Re-modeled! Hdtv,wifi,ac
Unbelievable & Romantic 1 Bedroom Oceanfront Unit
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0.66 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (25 reviews)
Great stay

"Although we only stayed one night we hsd a great stay and there was everything we needed"…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Unbelievable & Romantic 1 Bedroom Oceanfront Unit
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Visiting Maalaea

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Maalaea, and many visitors are sure to appreciate the seaside. Tourists can also enjoy the city's aquarium and seafood restaurants. Around the area, top sights include Kaanapali Beach, Maui Ocean Center, and Iao Valley State Park.

  • There are 203 hotels and other accommodations in Maalaea
  • The closest major airport is in Kahului, HI (OGG), 8.6 mi (13.9 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), 15.3 mi (24.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Maalaea

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the seaside and Maalaea Beach. Top activities include whale watching and exploring the waterfront, while Maalaea Harbor is one place to visit. Additionally, you might want to add Maui Ocean Center to your agenda.

In Maalaea, there are 203 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for a perfect vacation. This is a top rated place to stay based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Island Sands by CRH - With a stay at this 3-star condo, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with an in-room kitchen. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its beach locale and pool.

Top places to visit around the area include Kaanapali Beach, 14.2 mi/22.8 km from the heart of the city, and Iao Valley State Park, which is 6.1 mi/9.8 km away.

Dressing for Maalaea

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 82°F during the day and 63°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 87°F, while the average at night is 65°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 88°F with nighttime averages of 70°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 88°F and nighttime averages of 64°F
  • Maalaea gets about 17.09 inches of rain per year
  • Usually September and August are the hottest months with an average of 88°F, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 63°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Maalaea?
Based on our traveler data, Island Sands by CRH is one of the top choices for your stay. This 3-star condo offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It is located a short 6-minute walk from Maui Ocean Center. Other good choices for your visit include Island Sands by Coldwell Banker Island Vacations and Maalaea 5 Star Quality Oceanfront - Sanitized.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Maalaea, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best deals available in Maalaea.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Maalaea?
For more information about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Maalaea, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Maalaea?
Based on reviews, Island Sands by CRH is a popular 3-star condo for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation in Maalaea?
Island Sands by CRH is a top 3-star condo on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and in-room kitchens. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Maui Ocean Center.
What's the best place to stay near the beach in Maalaea?
Island Sands by CRH is a top 3-star beach condo offering an outdoor pool and free WiFi, located within a short 6-minute walk of Maalaea Beach.
What are some accommodations with pools in Maalaea?
Island Sands by CRH is a popular 3-star condo featuring an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Lovely Beachfront Condo With AC, Pool, Sandy Beach & Spectacular Ocean Views and Makani A Kai.

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