Best Hotels on Maui
Collected by Andrea Rip, AFAR Local Expert
3700 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753, USA
Now this is truly a place you never want to leave. The infinity edge pool at the Marriott in Wailea, Maui. The pool reached right out to the Pacific Ocean, and you almost felt as if you were in the ocean itself. Grab an umbrella drink, swim over...
5031 Hana Hwy, Hana, HI 96713, USA
An antidote to hectic modern life, Travaasa Hana, on Maui’s remote eastern coast, feels like a step back in time. There are no televisions, radios, clocks, or air-conditioning (ceiling fans and panoramic sliding doors capture ocean breezes)...
3550 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753, USA
Opened in 2013, Andaz’s first and only Hawaiian property, situated on Mokapu Beach, has four cascading infinity pools (plus many more private plunge pools), meaning guests are never more than a few steps from water. The 290 rooms and suites...
2960 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, HI 96753, USA
When you visit Maui, stay at the Mana Kai in Kihei. It used to be a resort for pilots after their long hauls, now is a glorious respite for all. Traditionally, people gather on the beach at sunset and blow conch shells as soon as the sun touches...
50 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, HI 96761, USA
During the first few days in Maui I stayed at the luxurious Ka‘anapali Ali‘i Resort located in Lahaina. Unlike other resorts, the Ka‘anapali Ali‘i is actually a group of upscale condominiums and there is definitely a sense of community here. They...
3900 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753, USA
At happy hour in the lobby lounge of the Four Seasons at Wailea, guests and non-guests can watch the sun dip beneath the horizon, the palm trees sway in the wind, and dancers perform to traditional hula songs. All while drinking a perfectly boozy...
4100 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753, USA
Of all the accommodations in Maui’s tony Wailea resort community, the Fairmont Kea Lani may be the most family-friendly of the bunch. The 22-acre waterfront property’s 450 guest rooms are some of the biggest on the island—the...