Destination guide

The lively city of Wailuku awaits you

The area's live music and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Wailuku. This city's shopping, beaches and restaurants draw many visitors. Kaanapali Beach and Iao Valley State Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Wailuku

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Wailuku a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kapalua Golf Club Plantation Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Maui Ocean Center (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • The Dunes at Maui Lani (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Kapalua Golf Resort Bay Course (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Kaanapali Golf Courses (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Maui Nui Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Wailuku

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Wailuku

Travellers love Wailuku for its pristine beaches and island views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Wailuku is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kaanapali Beach (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Iao Valley State Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • D.T. Fleming Beach Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Kapalua Beach (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Hookipa Beach Park (12 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Wailuku

The nearest airport is in Kahului, HI (OGG), located 7.4 mi (11.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), which is 8.7 mi (14.1 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Wailuku?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Wailuku:

  • Haiku: 19 holiday homes
  • Historic Lahaina Front Street: 508 holiday homes
  • Ukumehame Ahupuaa: 281 holiday homes
  • Downtown Lahaina: 411 holiday homes
  • Plantation Estates: 28 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Wailuku?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Wailuku. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bailey House Museum: 9,080 holiday rentals
  • Iao Valley State Park: 9,065 holiday rentals
  • Maui Nui Botanical Gardens: 9,074 holiday rentals
  • King Kamehameha Golf Club: 9,062 holiday rentals
  • Kaanapali Beach: 5,918 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wailuku listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Wailuku?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6,702 Condos/Apartments in Wailuku. Our other popular types of Wailuku holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 393 holiday houses
  • Villas: 429 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 46 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wailuku?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7,384 holiday homes with pool available in Wailuku. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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