Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Wailea

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Wailea. Travellers especially like the snorkelling, golfing and diving in this romantic and relaxing city. Haleakala National Park and Wailea Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Wailea

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Travellers enjoy Wailea for its snorkelling, golfing and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wailea a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Maui Ocean Center (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Wailea Gold Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Wailea Emerald Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Makena Golf Course (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Wailea Blue Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Maui Nui Golf Club (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Wailea

Travellers speak highly of Wailea for its snorkelling. If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Wailea

Wailea is famous for its beautiful ocean views, breathtaking sunsets and spectacular coral reefs. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Wailea is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Haleakala National Park (17.9 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Wailea Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Iao Valley State Park (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Maluaka Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Po'olenalena Beach (1 mi / 1.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Wailea

The nearest airport is in Kahului, HI (OGG), located 16.6 mi (26.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), which is 26.6 mi (42.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Wailea?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,353 holiday rentals near Wailea. From 3,848 Condos/Apartments to 245 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wailea for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Wailea:

  • Haiku: 19 holiday homes
  • Historic Lahaina Front Street: 509 holiday homes
  • Ukumehame Ahupuaa: 281 holiday homes
  • Downtown Lahaina: 411 holiday homes
  • Kaanapali Hillside: 293 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 Wailea?

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

  • Wailea Gold Golf Course: 4,523 holiday rentals
  • Wailea Emerald Golf Course: 4,523 holiday rentals
  • Ulua Beach Park: 4,669 holiday rentals
  • Wailea Blue Golf Course: 4,511 holiday rentals
  • Shops at Wailea: 4,660 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wailea 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 Wailea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3,848 Condos/Apartments in Wailea. Our other popular types of Wailea holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 245 holiday houses
  • Villas: 89 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 33 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wailea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,850 holiday homes with pool available in Wailea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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