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We arrived early to ensure we had good seats and am glad we did. The premier seats were one one row... read more

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Victoria, Canada
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Good Show

Food was good. B TO B+....MC of show was great...held everything together...a proud islander and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Voted the #1 Best Luau in South Maui by the Maui News readers' poll, THE GRAND LUAU AT HONUA'ULA is a must-see, rich, cultural experience! Located at the award-winning Grand Wailea Resort and Spa, this luxurious setting, just steps from the sea, is...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked our lu’au for December 14 and showed up early as requested. Quite a lineup was waiting for us to check in. First come, first served for table assignments so get there before they tell you to be there if you want a good table,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The entire staff made our stay very memorable. The grounds were beautiful, front desk made an exception and gave us a complimentary room upgrade, transportation, concierge made everything seamless, and everyone along the way was so nice. It was the perfect honeymoon resortMore

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anthony M
KSCManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Aloha Anthony M, Thank you for choosing The Grand Luau at Honua'ula and congratulations on you marriage! We are honored to have been included on your honeymoon. We look forward to having you again hopefully on your anniversary :) Mahalo, Stephanie T The Grand Luau...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the show, the food was great, but the main concern was the washroom location. It’s no where near the show and my son ended up peeing his pants trying to make it to the washroom from the show (he’s potty trained and doesn’t...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DWalkz
KSCManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha DWalkz, Thank you for choosing The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, it was our pleasure to host you for the evening. We are sorry to hear that it was hard for you to find the Rest Rooms, they are located right behind the stage in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived early to ensure we had good seats and am glad we did. The premier seats were one one row in front so if you don’t mind waiting you’ll end up saving yourself some money and sitting three rows from the stage. The food...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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KSCManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha WeekendReviewers, Thank you for choosing The Grand Luau and Honua'ula! It was our pleasure to host you for the evening, and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner, cocktails, and show! We appreciate your recommendation, and for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They should charge the same price as Costco, especially if you are staying at the hotel. Didn't like the fact that they charge you for pictures with the dancers after the show.the picture they take pre-show is 25.00, expensive. Wait staff was very nice.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nikki B
KSCManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Nikki B, Thank you for taking the time to write your valuable review. It was our pleasure to host you for the evening. We appreciate your positive feedback as it allows us to recognize areas of strength, and point out areas for continued growth....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my husbands first time to Maui and his first luau. We bought standard tickets through Costco, and i am glad we didn’t pay full price. The view was amazing, as was the food, however it felt over commercialized. The dancing was nice, but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ilse7
KSCManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha ilse7, Thank you choosing The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, and for taking the time to write your valuable review. It was our pleasure to host you for the evening. We appreciate your positive feedback as it allows us to recognize areas of strength and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good. B TO B+....MC of show was great...held everything together...a proud islander and good entertainer....support cast was very good. Was a very good evening.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bradford P
KSCManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Bradford P, Thank you for taking the time to write your valuable review. It was our pleasure to host you for the evening. We appreciate your positive feedback as it allows us to recognize areas of strength. We are happy to hear your enjoyed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very disappointed with this Luau. They didn't do the proper Imu Ceremony. The show and food was average. I am sure you can find way better Luaus on Maui.More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ula P
KSCManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Ula P, Thank you for choosing The Grand Luau at Honua'ula. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your evening with us, and that you felt disappointed. Our goal is for all of our guests to have the best experience so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first Luau...was a bit hesitant to go but when in Rome...I found it quite well organized and thought the extra cost for premium seats worth it as you don't need to stress about what table you'll be at; you're guaranteed a spot up front....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank journeyjulie
KSCManagement, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Journeyjulie, Thank you for your valuable review. It was our pleasure to host you for the evening. We appreciate your positive feedback as it allows us to recognize areas of strength and point out areas for continued growth. Mahalo, Stephanie T

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food. Entertainment and service. I'm local and had family from Florida visiting for the 1st time. We enjoyed everything so much. First time there but will differently Go again.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bonny V
KSCManagement, Public Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Bonny V, Thank you for choosing to bring your ohana to The Grand Luau at Honua'ula! We are honored that you selected us, and appreciate your local business. We look forward to having you again, and enjoy your family while they are in town....More

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FJH195
11 October 2018|
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Response from KSCManagement | Property representative |
Aloha! Thank you for inquiring with The Grand Luau at Honua'ula. You do not need to get there any earlier for premium seating.
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Alex L
25 May 2018|
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Response from crownedbrown9416 | Reviewed this property |
I looked on Costco, before booking it directly, and the Costco ones don't specify if they're for premium seating. I figured it was safe to assume they weren't, and I specifically wanted to have that. I also read... More
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Erin H
23 April 2018|
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Response from mike60521 | Reviewed this property |
There are two levels of pricing, Premium and Standard. The Premium tickets are closer to the stage and tend to be more towards the middle. My guess is first two rows of tables are Premium. Premium also has assigned tables so... More
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