Not off the beaten path but away from the restorts. Very enjoyable and very clean. Great views and will visit again.
1 - 10 of 637 reviews
We enjoyed an hour of sitting on the beach. The shore break waves were too intense to go into the water. The life guards were diligent about giving verbal warnings. We did take the hike over to Little Beach too. Nothing worth the hike unless...More
A wonderful beach that was very quiet and clean. The sand was a beautiful orange colour but unfortunately the swells were too dangerous to swim. There was ample parking space and toilets. Would love to go back!
I am fortunate enough to have visited many beaches throughout the world. Must say Makena Beach is one of the most spectacularly beautiful I have ever seen! Clear water is luscious shades of green and blue. However, there are lifeguards because the water is so...More
Makena Beach is a Mauai original. It is much less crowded than nearby Wailea Beach, and much less pretentious. It is a State Beach Park and thus open to all. Great for picnics, beach walks and swimming. At an estimated 3000 yards long, there is...More
We didn't get around to visiting many beaches while on Maui due to time restraints, but we were able to visit one of the best ones, Makena Beach, AKA Onelua Beach, or more widely known as 'Big Beach.' It is a combination of Waimea Bay...More
We went one afternoon for a picnic lunch . Bit of a walk from where we parked but not too bad . Beach itself is nice with fine sand . The waves were very dangerous the day we were there . I was amazed at...More