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Palauea Beach

Makena Road, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753
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Enjoyed this beach very much as it was not that busy in comparison to some others in the area... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edmonton, Canada
a peaceful beach

This one wasn't right off side of the road where you could see it but not a long walk either just... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Craig m
via mobile
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  • Average4%
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  • Terrible2%
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Makena Road, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed this beach very much as it was not that busy in comparison to some others in the area. Snorkeling was great with lots of turtle activity. Short walk away from the main road.

Thank Canadianswhotravel16
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This one wasn't right off side of the road where you could see it but not a long walk either just had to get through the trees. When we went there it was not crowded at all while the beaches between it were. The water...More

Thank Craig m
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We were looking for a quiet beach and this one was recommended on several sites. It is a smaller beach with beautiful soft brown sand. Some spots on the beach are rocky. Part of the beach had chair rentals but the rest of the beach...More

Thank larue_99
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This in my very favourite beach on Maui..easy access from the street, great for swimming and snorkeling and not super busy like some of the beaches on the west side.

Thank jlharp
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Secluded and amazing views. My family and I had an awesome memory here at this beach. There's a few people at the beach.

Thank Luv2cplzs
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We used this beach for family photos and it was gorgeous - not busy at all and would highly recommend going there.

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

There couldn't of been a more beautiful back drop for a wedding. The sunset was beautiful. The parking could be limited depending on size of wedding or if beach is busy. There happen to be another wedding besides ours going on but they were at...More

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 24 September 2016

You may never want to leave. This place is so beautiful it makes you wonder how God spoke creation into being. Amazing views for you before you return to New Jersey.

Thank USMA1983
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Just got married on this beach last week in Maui! It's very small quaint beach that not many people go to which makes it fantastic spot if you're looking for a small beach wedding. The pictures here turned out amazing and looking forward to going...More

Thank stephg329
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Palau'ue Beach used to be a hidden treasure. The locals called it White Rock for the pieces of coral that washed up on the beautiful sand. The haoles knew it as The Maui Meadows Beach as those people used it for getaways. Then it got...More

Thank KulaBob
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