Known for its breathtaking beaches, the island of Maui is the perfect place for your next dream vacation. There's no shortage of things to do both in the water and on the land. Whether you're looking for a luxurious romantic getaway or an affordable family-friendly hotel, here are the best accommodation options you'll find on Maui.
1.Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui
© Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui
A luxurious oceanfront resort made up entirely of suites and villas, the Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui is set on a lush 22-acre property on the island's Wailea coast. There are plenty of excellent resort amenities to keep visitors entertained; highlights include a state-of-the-art fitness center with regular classes, an award-winning spa with a full treatment menu, and four on-site restaurants, including a gourmet bakery. Private plunge pools can be found in the resort's villas, but all guests are welcome to use the resort's three swimming pools, two of which are connected by a 140' waterslide.
4100 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753, Phone: 808-875-4100
2.Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort-A Concept by Hyatt
© Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort-A Concept by Hyatt
Providing direct access to the beautiful Mokapu Beach, Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort-A Concept by Hyatt is a luxurious 15-acre resort with an oceanside spa and four infinity pools. All of the rooms and suites come with private balconies and minibars; guests can also choose to stay in one of the resort's villas, which boast full kitchens and private plunge pools. The resort sometimes holds a luau for guests, giving them the chance to enjoy a traditional Hawaiian meal, but there are also four on-site restaurants and bars for evenings when there is no luau.
3550 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753, Phone: 808-573-1234
© Lumeria Maui
Originally built in 1909 as a retirement home, Lumeria Maui was renovated in 2012 and is now a unique retreat with an educational focus. A wide range of daily classes and activities are offered, including meditation classes, hula lessons, and sound therapy instruction, and the resort is also happy to help arrange off-property activities like horseback riding, rock climbing, and surfing. Massages and other spa treatments are offered at the resort spa, and guests are welcome to enjoy the resort's saltwater pool. A complimentary breakfast is provided every morning, and farm-to-table dinners are served every night at 6:30 p.m.
1813 Baldwin Ave, Makawao, HI 96768, Phone: 808-579-8877
© Ala Kukui
Ala Kukui is a unique Hawai'ian retreat and cultural center in Hana, Maui, named after a native Hawai'ian phrase for "path of enlightenment." The nonprofit Hawai'ian spiritual and intellectual advancement center is located on a beautiful sloping hillside and offers vacation retreats that fund the center's weekly cultural programming. Guests can engage with the island's traditional community and learn unique cultural healing and celebration practices in a comfortable, respectful environment. Accommodations include a beautiful lodging house that sleeps up to 14 guests, featuring a wraparound deck, indoor yoga and gathering spaces, and patio space for outdoor dining. Studio apartments and cottages are also offered, stocked with modern amenities.
4224 Hana Hwy, Hana, HI 96713, Phone: 808-248-7841
5.Honua Kai Resort & Spa
© Honua Kai Resort & Spa
Honua Kai Resort & Spa can be found on the island's well-known Kaanapali North Beach, and it offers contemporary condo accommodation on a stunning 38-acre property. Options range from studio apartments to spacious 2,000-foot suites; all come with gourmet kitchens and soaker tubs in the bathroom, and the larger suites offer amazing panoramic views of the water. Concierges are available to help plan and book activities, and guests can also head to one of the resort restaurants for a meal or a drink, enjoy a treatment in the on-site spa, or go for a swim in one of the resort's three pools.
130 Kai Malina Pkwy, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 855-718-5789
6.Montage Kapalua Bay
© Montage Kapalua Bay
Situated on a 24-acre property overlooking the breathtaking Namalu Bay, Montage Kapalua Bay is a beachfront resort with sophisticated condos designed to serve as the perfect home away from home. The condos range in size from one to four bedrooms, but all are equipped with full kitchens, private porches, separate living areas, and views of either the ocean or the beautiful resort gardens. A daily resort fee is charged; it covers amenities like a valet service, access to the pool and hot tub, and use of the fitness center. Other resort amenities include a spa and an upscale Hawaiian restaurant.
1 Bay Dr, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 808-662-6600
7.Castle Paki Maui
© Castle Paki Maui
Only a few minutes' walk away from Honokowai Beach Park, Castle Paki Maui is a relaxed resort that offers stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Guests can choose from a variety of furnished apartments, including one and two-bedroom condos as well as cozy oceanfront studios with private lanais. Plenty of shops and cafes can be found within easy walking distance of the resort, and on-site amenities include a heated outdoor pool, a hot tub, and barbecue grills. Parking is available free of charge, and laundry and grocery delivery services are available for a small fee.
3615 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 808-669-8235
8.Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea
© Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea
Featuring large rooms and an award-winning spa, the Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea is one of the most luxurious resorts on the island. No resort fees are charged; guests are given complimentary perks like use of the resort's cabanas and sun chairs, admission-free access to the fitness classes held in the on-site gym, and free use of an outrigger canoe. A complimentary breakfast buffet is offered every morning to guests staying in upgraded rooms and suites, and all guests are more than welcome to enjoy their other meals at any of the resort's three restaurants.
3900 Wailea Alanui Dr, Wailea, HI 96753, Phone: 808-874-8000
9.Grand Wailea Maui
© Grand Wailea Maui
Located right next to the Wailea Blue Golf Course, the Grand Wailea Maui is a beautiful resort that offers rooms, suites, and villas. All rooms come with private terraces and balconies, and some also include whirlpool tubs and access to a lounge with a complimentary daily breakfast. The resort sits on a stunning 40-acre property with plenty of pools, including an elegant adults-only pool, a series of nine pools connected by a meandering river, and exciting water features like slides, a water elevator, waterfalls, and a swim-up bar. Other amenities include a spa, a 24-hour fitness center, and eight different dining options.
3850 Wailea Alanui Dr, Kihei, HI 96753, Phone: 808-875-1234
10.Hana Kai Maui
© Hana Kai Maui
Hana Kai Maui is located in the historical district of Hana, one of the most remote destinations in Hawaii, making it perfect for visitors who want to explore the more remote parts of the island. Several different accommodation options are available, including studio apartments and one and two-bedroom condos; all come with kitchens and private lanais with ocean views. There are no televisions in the units, but free Wi-Fi is available all throughout the property and guests are more than welcome to relax in the on-site lounge chairs or make use of the gas barbecue grill.
4865 Uakea Rd, Hana, HI 96713, Phone: 800-346-2772
11.Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa
© Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa
Set right on the Pacific Ocean, the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa is an upscale resort nestled in a 40-acre tropical garden with two free-form pools. All rooms feature private balconies and mini-fridges, and upgraded club rooms come with ocean views and access to a private lounge with a concierge service and complimentary food all throughout the day. All guests are welcome to use the tennis courts, pools, and fitness center free of charge, and exciting activities like snorkeling, surfing, and kayaking can be arranged for an additional fee. Free Wi-Fi is available all throughout the hotel.
200 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 808-661-1234
12.Hyatt Residence Club Maui, Ka'anapali Beach
© Hyatt Residence Club Maui, Ka'anapali Beach
Offering a selection of gorgeous one, two, and three-bedroom villas, the Hyatt Residence Club Maui, Ka'anapali Beach is an exclusive resort set on a secluded 40-acre property on one of the island's most spectacular beaches. The villas have everything you could ask for in a home away from home, including full kitchens, private balconies or terraces, and flat-screen TVs with Blu-Ray players and premium cable. Guests are welcome to use the resort's complimentary airport shuttle, and on-site amenities include a lagoon-style pool with a separate's children area, nine excellent dining options, and a private beach with water sports.
180 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 808-662-1000
13.Kaanapali Alii Resort
© Kaanapali Alii Resort
Overlooking Kaanapali Beach, Kaanapali Alii Resort offers luxurious one and two-bedroom condos with private porches, gourmet kitchens, and island-themed decor. Resort amenities include a daily housekeeping service, a well-equipped fitness center with three tennis courts, and a grill master service with complimentary rubs and seasonings; the resort is proud to give guests the use of all these amenities without requiring them to pay a resort fee or any other additional fees. The condos can accommodate up to six people, and although there is no on-site restaurant, guests are given guest charging privileges at the nearby Kaanapali Beach Resort.
50 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 808-667-1400
14.Marriott's Maui Ocean Club - Lahaina & Napili Towers
© Marriott's Maui Ocean Club - Lahaina & Napili Towers
Sitting on a lush tropical property decorated with flowers and koi ponds, the Marriott's Maui Ocean Club - Lahaina & Napili Towers is a luxurious oasis with plenty of excellent amenities. The highlight of the property is the large pool complex, which includes waterfalls, slides, and two pool-side bars, but other amenities include a spa with waterfront treatment cabanas, an upscale restaurant, and a state-of-the-art fitness facility with complimentary classes. Special children's activities are offered to keep young ones entertained while their parents relax, and many of the island's top attractions can be found within easy driving distance.
100 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 808-667-1200
15.Maui Beach Hotel
© Maui Beach Hotel
Right in the Kahului Harbor, the Maui Beach Hotel is a simple but modern hotel with a selection of family-friendly rooms and suites. Guests can relax in front of the flat-screen TV in their rooms or by the rooftop pool, and a fitness room is available for anyone who wants to get active. A complimentary shuttle service is provided to and from the airport; other amenities include a laundry rooms with coin-operated machines, complimentary luggage service, and a lounge. The hotel restaurant is open every day for breakfast and a nightly dinner buffet, and a special brunch buffet is offered on Sundays.
170 W Kaahumanu Ave, Kahului, HI 96732, Phone: 808-877-0051
16.Maui Coast Hotel
© Maui Coast Hotel
With resort-style amenities and more than 260 spacious rooms and suites, the Maui Coast Hotel is an excellent choice for almost every type of traveler. The rooms boast private lanais, flat-screen TVs, and complimentary Hawaiian coffee, and some also come with wet bars and separate sitting areas. Plenty of shops and restaurants can be found within walking distance, but guests can also enjoy their meals at the poolside cafe or the hotel's bar and grill. Other amenities include a fitness center, several pools and hot tubs, and a concierge service that specializes in helping guests plan and book activities around the island.
2259 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, HI 96753, Phone: 808-874-6284
17.Maui Seaside Hotel
© Maui Seaside Hotel
Family owned and operated since 1956, the Maui Seaside Hotel is a relaxed hotel that offers comfortable accommodation at an affordable price. The closest beach is only a 15-minute walk away, and guests can also enjoy the hotel's on-site outdoor pool and lounge chairs. The rooms come with amenities like mini-fridges, free Wi-Fi, and flat-screen TVs, and guests can choose between ocean and mountain views. A complimentary breakfast is included in some room rates, but guests can also choose to purchase traditional Hawaiian dishes for breakfast and dinner at the hotel restaurant.
100 W Kaahumanu Ave, Kahului, HI 96732, Phone: 808-877-3311
18.Pineapple Inn Maui
© Pineapple Inn Maui
Conveniently located right above the Wailea Beach Resort, the Pineapple Inn Maui is an intimate bed and breakfast with four rooms and a separate two-bedroom cottage. All of the rooms feature large lanais; the upper rooms offer stunning views of the water, while the lower rooms and the cottage look out onto the beautiful garden. Guests are more than welcome to relax in the tropical garden or make use of the pool, hot tub, and barbecue. Anyone who stays in one of the rooms will receive a complimentary continental breakfast, but cottage guests have a full kitchen to prepare their own meals.
3170 Akala Dr, Kihei, HI 96753, Phone: 877-212-6284
19.Residence Inn by Marriott Maui Wailea
© Residence Inn by Marriott Maui Wailea
Designed for comfortable longer-term stays on the island, the Residence Inn by Marriott Maui Wailea is an all-suite hotel located in the southern part of the island. The suites are decorated with high-end furnishings and include amenities like pull-out sofas, free Wi-Fi, and flat-screen TVs. A hot breakfast buffet is offered every morning free of charge; when it comes to lunch and dinner, guests can prepare their own food in their full kitchens or head to one of the nearby restaurants. Resort amenities include a 24-hour fitness center, a patio with fire pits, and an outdoor pool.
75 Wailea Ike Dr, Wailea, HI 96753, Phone: 808-891-7460
20.Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa
© Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa
Nestled right on the beach at the base of the well-known Black Rock, Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa is an upscale resort that prides itself on providing guests with a taste of traditional Hawaiian culture. Guests can enjoy lei-making classes, hula dancing lessons, and a variety of other exciting activities; advance reservations are recommended and can be made through the resort's concierge service. Other amenities include an outdoor pool and hot tub, a complimentary area shuttle service, and a fitness center with tennis courts. Guests will also enjoy the complimentary Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs in their rooms.
2605 Kaanapali Pkwy, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 808-661-0031
21.The Kapalua Villas Maui
© The Kapalua Villas Maui
Part of the 22,000-acre Kapalua Resort, the Kapalua Villas Maui is a large complex of villas decorated in an island-inspired style. The villas come with full kitchens, private porches, and in-room laundry machines; some units have views of the neighboring golf course, and some offer views of the water. Guests of the villas will be able to enjoy the many amenities the resort has to offer, including two golf courses, ten restaurants and bars, five beaches, an excellent spa, and several pools. A two-night minimum stay is required year round, and guests will be required to pay a cleaning fee when they leave.
2000 Village Rd, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 808-665-9170
22.The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
© The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
One of the most elaborate resorts on Maui, the Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua sits on a 56-acre property with two golf courses, an outdoor pool with three levels, and stunning views of the ocean. The elegant rooms boast marble bathrooms and hardwood floors, and club rooms include access to a lounge with complimentary food and beverages. There are also several dining options open to all guests, including a cocktail lounge and a fine dining restaurant specializing in local cuisine. Guests are also encouraged to visit the on-site spa, which offers a wide range of treatments inspired by local Hawaiian traditions.
1 Ritz Carlton Dr, Kapalua, HI 96761, Phone: 808-669-6200
23.The Westin Maui Resort & Spa, Ka'anapali
© The Westin Maui Resort & Spa, Ka'anapali
The Westin Maui Resort & Spa, Ka'anapali is located on a gorgeous white sand beach on the west side of the island, and it offers direct beach access. All the rooms feature private balconies and flat-screen TVs, and the resort fee includes Wi-Fi, valet parking, and access to a state-of-the-art fitness center. On-site dining options include a burger grill and a Polynesian-themed restaurant with a buffet and dance performances in the evening, but guests are also free to use the resort's complimentary shuttle service if they want to visit one of the restaurants in Lahaina Town.
2365 Kaanapali Pkwy, Lahaina, HI 96761, Phone: 808-667-2525
24.Travaasa Hana, Maui
© Travaasa Hana, Maui
Offering one of the most unique resort experiences in Hawaii, Travaasa Hana, Maui is a luxurious resort tucked away in the remote community of Hana. The rooms and suites come with panoramic sliding doors and indoor and outdoor sitting areas, and some also have private lanais, full kitchens, or hot tubs. The on-site spa offers personalized treatments using organic products, and it also features a lava rock hot tub and several steam rooms. Guests are also welcome to join in on the resort's many activities, including outdoor yoga classes, fishing excursions, and cocktail-making and cooking classes.
5031 Hana Hwy, Hana, HI 96713, Phone: 808-359-2401
25.Wailea Beach Villas: Destination Hawaii Residences
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Sitting on a private stretch of Wailea Beach, Wailea Beach Villas: Destination Hawaii Residences is an upscale gated resort with a wonderful selection of privately owned villas that range in size from one to five bedrooms. All villas come with large kitchens and private terraces with barbecues, and some feature extra amenities like plunge pools. The resort is conveniently located right next to the Shops at Wailea Village, but there are plenty of things to do on the property as well, including a beachside infinity pool, a family pool with waterslides, and a spa that offers treatments right by the water.
3800 Wailea Alanui Dr, Kihei, HI 96753, Phone: 866-901-0982
25 Best Romantic Getaways on Maui
- Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui, Photo: Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui
- Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort-A Concept by Hyatt, Photo: Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort-A Concept by Hyatt
- Lumeria Maui, Photo: Lumeria Maui
- Ala Kukui, Photo: Ala Kukui
- Honua Kai Resort & Spa, Photo: Honua Kai Resort & Spa
- Montage Kapalua Bay, Photo: Montage Kapalua Bay
- Castle Paki Maui, Photo: Castle Paki Maui
- Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea, Photo: Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea
- Grand Wailea Maui, Photo: Grand Wailea Maui
- Hana Kai Maui, Photo: Hana Kai Maui
- Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa, Photo: Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa
- Hyatt Residence Club Maui, Ka'anapali Beach, Photo: Hyatt Residence Club Maui, Ka'anapali Beach
- Kaanapali Alii Resort, Photo: Kaanapali Alii Resort
- Marriott's Maui Ocean Club - Lahaina & Napili Towers, Photo: Marriott's Maui Ocean Club - Lahaina & Napili Towers
- Maui Beach Hotel, Photo: Maui Beach Hotel
- Maui Coast Hotel, Photo: Maui Coast Hotel
- Maui Seaside Hotel, Photo: Maui Seaside Hotel
- Pineapple Inn Maui, Photo: Pineapple Inn Maui
- Residence Inn by Marriott Maui Wailea, Photo: Residence Inn by Marriott Maui Wailea
- Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, Photo: Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa
- The Kapalua Villas Maui, Photo: The Kapalua Villas Maui
- The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, Photo: The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
- The Westin Maui Resort & Spa, Ka'anapali, Photo: The Westin Maui Resort & Spa, Ka'anapali
- Travaasa Hana, Maui, Photo: Travaasa Hana, Maui
- Wailea Beach Villas: Destination Hawaii Residences, Photo: Courtesy of Maksym Protsenko - Fotolia.com
- Cover Photo: Courtesy of Jeff Whyte - Fotolia.com