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Laguna Beach
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This was our 11th visit to this property. We always stay in F104. However this visit was less than favorable because of the very disruptive renovations that were taking place above our unit and surrounding units. We were told of the construction but were led to believe that all the demolition and heavy work would be complete prior to our...

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Indio, California
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We have stayed numerous times at Makena Surf over the years. We book a premium beachfront unit and enjoy the spectacular beach and sunsets. Love it! Mahalo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We will be back for more relaxing fun in the sun and golf!

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DestinationResortsHI, Guest Experience Manager at Makena Surf, responded to this review

Aloha...Thank you for posting your review and for the wonderful comments. We are honored that you have continued to stay with us over the years and look forward to your next visit. Mahalo, Matt Smith

Redwood City
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Big lanais with the best ocean view ever! Amazing sunsets. You can snorkel, body surf or boogie board all at the same beach which is never crowded. Turtles galore! Quiet location. Our sixth stay and we will be back for sure!

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DestinationResortsHI, Guest Experience Manager at Makena Surf, responded to this review

Aloha...We truly appreciate you posting your review and it was a pleasure reading your comments. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and plan on returning. We look forward to welcoming you back. Mahalo, Matt Smith

Springfield, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 16 July 2016

If you want to remember Hawaii as a beautiful paradise, here is a room for you. Every morning, wake up in a beautiful ocean view in front of your living room. Walk out patio doors and go down lava rocks, then you will see turtles swim and fight against strong waves under your feet. Inside, updated kitchen and bathrooms are...

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Montreal
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Incredible place, excellent location, we made more than 60 trips around the world, and beleive us this is a great place to be. Everything was above expectation, good price for this type of accomodation.

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Aloha...Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed Makena Surfs coastal magic and we hope you will come back and stay with us again soon! Mahalo, Matt Smith

Calabasas
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The facilities are neat and clean and the location is idyllic. A great beach that was always quiet. It would be nice if there was a snack shop on the property but other than that it was perfect. The water is warm and full of green turtles. The weather was great in the early morning and late afternoon with trade...

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Aloha...I was so pleased to read that you found your little piece of paradise at Makena Surf. It is a wonderful property and the green sea turtles who call the area home are always a delight to watch. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back on a return visit. Mahalo, Matt Smith

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This complex exceeded our expectations. Unit was totally redone with top notch design. Great view right over beach. Loved the low key Makena area - went over to other parts of the island and were thanking our stars we stayed here! Really wonderful trip! Highly recommend!

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Sammamish
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Great accommodations and proximity to everything we needed and like to do. Clean and friendly staff as well. Welcome package and information was also very handy with brochures for activities and discounts for dining, etc.

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Just a great place to stay, with a beautiful beach, great accommodations and wonderful snorkeling right there. Also walking distance to Makena Landing (awesome snorkeling) and Makena Beach (another great all around beach with snorkeling, body surfing and very family friendly).

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We have visited this beach many times and decided to try the condo's. Best view and roomiest by far of any condo we have stayed at on Maui. Excellent snorkeling off the point with turtles in waist / chest deep water. Good snorkeling by day and sunsets by night. Watched weddings from the balcony and had the pool to ourselves...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A quiet retreat on secluded Paipu Beach. Located along a half-mile stretch of Paipu Beach, the Makena Surf resort is a fantastic choice for a secluded Hawaii beachfront vacation offering spectacular ocean views and luxurious appointments. Retreat to a world of peace and privacy through a gated access and meander along cobbled pathways and lush tropical foliage. Select from two- or three bedroom oceanfront suites that open onto your private lanai with glass balconies that overlook the Pacific Ocean. Each suite offers a fully equipped kitchen, separate living/dining area and en-suite washer and dryer. This beachfront resort features two swimming pools, two whirlpool spas, four tennis courts and 90 holes of championship golf at the nearby Wailea and Makena Golf Courses, where guests enjoy preferred rates. Amenities include $155 in resort credits for dining and spa services at nearby resorts, parking, hi speed Wi-Fi internet access, phone calls, housekeeping and a Maika'i grocery discount card. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Makena Surf

Address: 4850 Makena Alanui, Check in at 34 Wailea Gateway Place, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-5499
Region: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Wailea
Price Range: €427 - €1,281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Makena Surf 4*
Number of rooms: 107
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“Most have ocean front rooms. We wanted to be on the ground floor with no major steps. It turns out the parking lot had steps!”
 of 5 bubbles patfrvt, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Choose ground floor, NOT right on the beach - more private”
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“We were in ground floor condo and at times could hear movement above us. There are no hospitality accomodations for day of checkout.”
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“Room F110 (Prime Deluxe Oceanfront View, ground level, it includes housekeeping service)”
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“Buildings C and E are great”
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