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Te Au Moana Luau

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As good as a Luau gets....

This Luau is set oceanfront between the Marriott and Wailea Grand hotels as close to the beach as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
crinks0323
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Toronto, Canada
Impressive

We went to the luau at the Wailea Grand two years ago and found this much superior in all ways if... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Helen D
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Courtenay, Canada
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3700 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea Beach Resort - Marriott, Maui, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-8347
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 January 2017

There were six of us in our party, my two adult children, my parents, my husband and me. I was concerned about the "roof top" reviews and called to make sure that the luau would be on the grounds. The hotel and grounds are breath...More

7  Thank Italiangirl10
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I have to admit my expectations were high going into the TE AU MOANA LUAU at the Wailea Beach Resort. Started at 4:30pm as you wait in a long line in the hot sun. I expected everyone to be dressed up in a tropical theme....More

10  Thank JRH68
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a great experience, and I'd highly recommend it. We were in maui for our honeymoon, and decided that to get the full experience we needed to do a luau. After reading some other reviews, we decided on Te Au Moana. This was a...More

Thank Leah R
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Leah R, Thank you for the wonderful feedback of Te Au Moana Luau. We are glad that we exceeded your expectations and that you were fully satisfied with your visit. Thank you again for recommending us, and we look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

This Luau is set oceanfront between the Marriott and Wailea Grand hotels as close to the beach as you can get without actually being on the beach. You can hear the waves. The performers and dancers are very good. The music is very good. The...More

Thank crinks0323
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear crinks0323, Thank you for the nice comments about your experience with us at the Te Au Moana Luau. We are happy you enjoyed every aspect of the show, including our drinks, food, and dancing. Thank you again for your recommendation. It was our pleasure...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to the luau at the Wailea Grand two years ago and found this much superior in all ways if you are trying to decide between the two...talented dancers, gorgeous costumes, impeccable make up, location, location, location, great eats appetizingly presented with varied selections,...More

Thank Helen D
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Helen D, Thank you for spending your evening with us at Te Au Moana. We're pleased that you enjoyed your luau experience, and we are happy that you especially appreciated our convenient location. We loved sharing our culture with you-a hui hoa! Mahalo, Ed...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A wonderful mix of food and entertainment. Our party of 11 had a great time. If you have a large party I would recommend buying preferred or arriving early so you sit together. There are 11 seats per table. Also, we arrived around 3:40 and...More

Thank Veronica M
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Veronica M, Thank you for the outstanding review. It was a pleasure knowing that you and your group chose to spend your evening with us at the Te Au Moana Luau. We enjoyed sharing with you some of our culture and history over great...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

It was Canadian Thanksgiving and we'd decided to purchase tickets to a luau, even though we hadn't originally planned on going to one. We don't have any other luaus to compare it to, but honestly, for us it was awesome! We did access it in...More

Thank writeonOntario
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear writeonOntario, Mahalo for taking the time to review our Luau! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us at Te Au Moana. We think our ancestral storytelling, matched with the songs and dance of the Pacific, make for great entertainment. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I went to this Luau recently and we had a lot of fun. The hotel is beautiful and the outdoor location on the lawn overlooking the ocean was perfect. We had preferred seating so were able to see the performances clearly, but...More

Thank chromedragon
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear chromedragon, Thank you for spending your evening with us at Te Au Moana. We're pleased that you and your friend enjoyed your luau experience. We are happy our convenient location on the Marriott grounds was perfect for you and that you also loved the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing experience, next to the ocean with fantastic views and a delicious buffet with unlimited drinks. Couldn't ask for more. Visited Saturday, 11/3. One of our 3 members was pulled (asked) to go participate and she did! A first Luau for most of us. Met...More

Thank dominguezgris
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear dominguezgris, We appreciate you letting us know how much you enjoyed your time with us at Te Au Moana. We are glad you enjoyed the food, drinks, and performances. We agree, our Fire Dancers are one of the highlights of the show! Mahalo for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the Luau via our hotel based on their recommendations. We had visited the Marriott hotel already so knew it would be an amazing setting. You’re just off the beach with amazing sunset views! You are places on shared tables so you get to...More

Thank kanddhanson
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear kanddhanson, Thank you for the nice comments about your experience. We are happy you and your husband enjoyed your evening with us at the Te Au Moana Luau. And we agree, our scenic grounds and beautiful views of the ocean, take the experience to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When in Maui, a luau is one of those things you need to do. At least once that is. Food was good, show was good. We do not drink, but felt right at home even with the open bar. It was fun to meet other...More

Thank Dalan8675309
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dalan8675309, It was our pleasure having you with us. We are so glad you loved the whole Te Au Moana Luau experience. We enjoyed sharing with you some of our culture and history over great food and drinks. Mahalo for the terrific recommendation! Mahalo,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When deciding when/where and what Luau to visit, an airport car rental sales agent did suggest us to visit Te Au Moana. This was supposed to be the best Luau experience in Maui. We booked online, high demand making it difficult to get a spot,...More

Thank jugust
TeamMarriott, Manager at Te Au Moana Luau, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear jugust, Thank you for the terrific comments about your experience with us at the Te Au Moana Luau. We are happy you enjoyed every aspect of the show, including our drinks and food offerings. We also agree, our scenic grounds and beautiful views of...More

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gleasokl
14 August 2018|
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Response from TravelBunny49 | Reviewed this property |
No I do not think so. My reasoning is that if I get only 2 preferred seat tickets and then a friend purchases 2 preferred seat tickets we can all sit together in the preferred seating section. Seats are not assigned, you... More
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Kenny B
11 August 2018|
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Response from MumRenee59 | Reviewed this property |
Drinks are included and I don’t know that there is a limit. They didn’t have any blended drinks like piña coladas and we were disappointed about that. But they had mai tais, rum and Coke, soft drinks and fruit punch
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26 July 2018|
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