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The Grand Luau at Honua'ula

3850 Wailea Alanui Dr, Grand Wailea Resort, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-8443
+1 808-875-7710
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Nice View and Okay Food

First I need to admit that I am not too fond of dancing entertainment during meals but I thought... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
GVL048
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Rochester, Minnesota, United States
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3.5 out of 5

First Luau experience and it was well organized and executed. Get there at ~3:45pm to register... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Wedges03
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Voted the #1 Best Luau in South Maui by the Maui News readers' poll, THE GRAND LUAU AT HONUA'ULA is a must-see, rich, cultural experience! Located at the award-winning Grand Wailea Resort and Spa, this luxurious setting, just steps from the sea, is truly magical!"HONUA'ULA" means "Sacred Lands" and refers to the Grand Luau's physical setting which is surrounded by the rising slopes of Haleakala and the expansive azure blue of the Pacific Ocean. Gather with your friends and family for an event destined to become the highlight of your island visit. Join in a variety of ancient Hawaiian activities and games. Discover a unique treasure at our island handicraft market. Witness the unearthing of the kalua pig from the "imu", our traditional underground oven. Sip tasty tropical drinks from our premium open bar available throughout the evening. Savor our bountiful buffet of regional cuisine with a generous variety to please everyone's palate. Dine comfortably at our intimate tables while viewing the breathtaking sunset and the star-filled skies above. Enjoy our spectacular show as THE GRAND LUAU AT HONUA'ULA brings to life the ancient stories,songs and dances of the Pacific islands. Feel the genuine touch of Aloha, under the palm trees,caressed by breezes. Experience the GRAND LUAU AT HONUA'ULA and celebrate the true magic of Maui!
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  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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3850 Wailea Alanui Dr, Grand Wailea Resort, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-8443
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First I need to admit that I am not too fond of dancing entertainment during meals but I thought since we were in Maui then might as well try a luau. I have to say the Pros of this dinner is definitely the location. You...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First Luau experience and it was well organized and executed. Get there at ~3:45pm to register (better seating is first come first serve), then back around 5pm to enter the luau. The registration line takes longer, but the line to enter at 5pm goes quick....More

Thank Wedges03
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The luau was ok. More like a circ d sole type of event and not very genuine. The food was very good. They could have given guests the chance to look a the vendors but by the time we got through the line to get...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was excellent and they did a good job of getting people in. We booked late, so we were in the back of the venue. Thought the fire act was excelled. Food was excellent. Our 9 and 10 year olds enjoyed it. Line was...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lines are long. A 20+ minute wait for the restroom was not appropriate, especially with kids! Food was great and show was good from what I saw. A hotel guest filled the entire show while standing, blocked our view. She didn't stop even after I...More

Thank Adrian H
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The sun just beats down on you!! Only the people that stay at the hotel get the front tables. The bathrooms....REALLY 2 stalls for 200 women drinking!! are you kidding me!! For the price we paid it was not worth all the hassles. I would...More

Thank Maui051218
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Hawaii many times over the past 30 years. We love going to luaus, because we truly enjoy the food and the shows. This is the first luau that we planned to attend during our two week stay in Maui. First, the...More

Thank Connie C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing time at The Grand Luau. The storytelling was both educational and entertaining. The performance was so beautifully put together. The food was delicious. Our waiter was always there when we needed him. The drinks kept pouring......not to mention the shopping of...More

Thank contrerasalma
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I only give it two stars because for the price my expectations were higher , the food was ok , basically a average buffet, the drinks were so weak that if they told me there was no alcohol in them I would have believed it...More

Thank 21boat
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first luau so there’s nothing to compare it to, but we loved it! You get complementary valet parking which is nice. The check in process wasn’t the fastest but they have to accommodate around 600 people so taking that into consideration it...More

Thank Alexandra S
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Alex L
24 May 2018|
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Response from crownedbrown9416 | Reviewed this property |
I looked on Costco, before booking it directly, and the Costco ones don't specify if they're for premium seating. I figured it was safe to assume they weren't, and I specifically wanted to have that. I also read... More
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Erin H
23 April 2018|
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Response from KerriD26 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there...I believe we paid about $85 per person when we purchased the coupons at Costco in Kahalui in March 2018.
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alberta t
8 December 2017|
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