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Top 10 hotels in Wailuku

Central Maui Hostel
2 out of 5
197 N Market St, Wailuku, HI
$105
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8
3.19 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (155 reviews)

"The room was nice, comfy bed and the staff is fantastic"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Central Maui Hostel
Island Sands 104 Fantastic Ground Floor With Ocean Views!
$78
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
8.9 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Great 4 day trip

"Everything about the rental went very well. It is in a good central location, really great spot if you are planning on any boat trips since it is just down the street from the harbor. We would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

Island Sands 104 Fantastic Ground Floor With Ocean Views!
Wheelchair Accessible Ground Floor 2br/2ba Makani a Kai
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8.7 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (53 reviews)
Wedding in Maui

"We were very happy to find a truly wheelchair accessible room (master bedroom and bath) for this trip. The shower was great! The property is beautifully maintained. The actual unit was clean and served our needs well. Access to other points in Maui was quite easy from this location. The property ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Wheelchair Accessible Ground Floor 2br/2ba Makani a Kai
5 Star Oceanfrontfantastic View & Amenitiesnewly Renovated Kitchen, Living Rm
No reviews
Quiet, Convenient Location

"We enjoyed being away from the busier resort areas. At this location, you can get to the airport, multiple beaches, shopping areas and other attractions within 20 minutes. It is next to the marina where all whale-watching and snorkeling boats depart from. While this is an older condo complex, it ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

5 Star Oceanfrontfantastic View & Amenitiesnewly Renovated Kitchen, Living Rm
Beachfront Condo in Maalaea - 2 Bedroom 2 Bath - Ground Floor, New Ac!!!
$175
per night
May 3 - May 4
8.84 mi from city center
No reviews
Location, Location, Location

"The property location is excellent,very close to the beach, a really nice centre courtyard with BBQ's and a pool. But the best part was the proximity to the Humpback Whales in Feb in Maui. Just sitting on the grass with the morning cup of coffee watching them (maybe 200 yards off shore) was mesmerizing. ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Beachfront Condo in Maalaea - 2 Bedroom 2 Bath - Ground Floor, New Ac!!!
Maui 5 Star Reviews Sleep Comfortable w Split AC On The Beachmakani A Kai B11
4.9/5Exceptional! (46 reviews)
Beautiful and Quiet Maui Condo

"Loved this location for its isolation away from the high traffic tourist spots. Central Maui location is great to be anywhere on the island in less than an hour. Unit was beautiful and well equipped."…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Maui 5 Star Reviews Sleep Comfortable w Split AC On The Beachmakani A Kai B11
Maalaea KAI Oceanfront Sleep 6 Central AIR 2kings&1qsofabed1king=2twins
4/5Very Good! (51 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
Maui Savings Right On The Beach A/C Bedroom Hono Kai A12
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8.84 mi from city center
No reviews
Laid back vaca

"Great time whale watching from the pool area, disappointed that the signature palm trees are now eroding away into the pacific and the sea wall is going with them. But still a great place to stay in Maalaea"…"

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2020

Maui Savings Right On The Beach A/C Bedroom Hono Kai A12
Our Little Slice of Oceanfront Paradise! Looking for a Last Minute Vacation?
$180
per night
May 2 - May 3
9 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)

"This property is perfect for a comfortable stay in an excellent location. The whales and turtles viewed from the condo premises and along the beautiful walk from the condo were incredible. I've never seen so many whales! The condo itself was very tastefully decorated with all the supplies needed--espresso ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

Our Little Slice of Oceanfront Paradise! Looking for a Last Minute Vacation?
My Perfect Stays:$199 Mar 14-17 Whale Season Special-steps to Beach! Great Maui Location!
4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)
Great location and great prive

"centrally located, can get to any part of the island easily"…"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

My Perfect Stays:$199 Mar 14-17 Whale Season Special-steps to Beach! Great Maui Location!
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Visiting Wailuku

Visitors to Wailuku are sure to enjoy the beaches and restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy the city's shopping, live music, and theaters. Top sights around the area include Kaanapali Beach, Iao Valley State Park, and Maui Nui Botanical Gardens.

  • There are 7 hotels and other accommodations in Wailuku
  • The closest major airport is in Kahului, HI (OGG), 7.4 mi (11.8 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), 8.7 mi (14.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Wailuku

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and such places to visit as Iao Valley State Park and Waihee Beach. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Bailey House Museum and Nakalele Blow Hole.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 7 hotels and other lodging accommodations to choose from in Wailuku. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Old Wailuku Inn at Ulupono - With a stay at this 3-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its proximity to the airport and quiet rooms.
  • Hostel City Maui - 1 - With a stay at this 1.5-star hostel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.

Top places to visit around the area include Kaanapali Beach, located 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from the heart of the city, and Maui Nui Botanical Gardens, which is 4.7 mi (7.5 km) away.

Dressing for Wailuku

  • 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
  • Wailuku 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 Wailuku?
The Old Wailuku Inn at Ulupono is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Another top choice for your stay based on traveler reviews is Central Maui Hostel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Wailuku, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 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 a 24-hour period of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals in Wailuku.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Wailuku?
For more details about updating your trip to Wailuku or cancelling it, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Wailuku?
Based on reviews, Hostel City Maui - 1 is a popular 1.5-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best hotel to stay close to Maui Tropical Plantation?
Maui Seaside Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located 4.2 mi (6.7 km) from Maui Tropical Plantation. Other good options within a few miles include Maui Beach Hotel and The Old Wailuku Inn at Ulupono.
What about the best place to stay close to Iao Valley State Park?
One of the top choices for your stay is Iao Valley Inn, located 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Iao Valley State Park, and this 3.5-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Central Maui Hostel and The Old Wailuku Inn at Ulupono are other good choices within 5 miles.
What's the best accommodation for a beach vacation in Wailuku?
The Old Wailuku Inn at Ulupono is a top property for a beach vacation, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. The Old Wailuku Inn at Ulupono is another good option to stay near the beach. Head to Kahului Bay or Waihee Beach for some quality time by the water.
What is the best accommodation for staying close to Kahului, HI Airport (OGG)?
Courtyard Maui Kahului Airport is a popular 3.5-star hotel featuring a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located a short 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Kahului, HI Airport. Other good options near the airport include Maui Seaside Hotel and Maui Beach Hotel.
How is it to stay in Wailuku?
Visitors to Wailuku are sure to enjoy the beaches and restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s shopping, live music, and theaters. Top sights in the city include Kahului Bay, Maui Ocean Center, and Maalaea Harbor. In Wailuku, there are 255 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Wailuku?
The city’s natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Kahului Bay, Iao Valley State Park, and Waihee Beach. Other notable sights to explore include Maui Ocean Center and Maalaea Harbor.
What's the seasonal weather like in Wailuku?
The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 88°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 63°F. Average annual rainfall for Wailuku is 17.63 inches.

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