Maui Beaches

There are plenty of beautiful beaches on Maui, each possessing its own set of unique qualities.

The question isn’t whether or not to head for a beach, but how to pick the one that matches your mood and energy level. What makes one beach great for surfers and water-sport enthusiasts does not necessarily make for a great destination for families or vacationers looking to relax on the shore. Some beaches are more suitable for certain activities—for instance, Launiupoko Beach, Breakwall in Lahaina and Cove Park in Kihei are great for beginning surfers; while wind and kite surfers flock to Kanaha Beach.

Maui has 120 miles of coastline and more than 75 beaches. Although hotels or vacation rentals front many popular shorelines; it is not difficult to find a secluded stretch of sand to get your dose of vitamin sea. Read more

Let us help you narrow down your search for the perfect beach destination on Maui.

Gentle waves caress a sun-kissed shoreline at Wailea Beach on Maui's south side. (Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) / Tor Johnson)

Beaches

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