South Maui Beach Locations

South Maui Beach Locations

South Maui is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Situated on a drier side of the island, most offer long sandy stretches of beach with spectacular sunset views and are often less crowded. Lava Rocks add to the beauty and create a unique, scenic experience for your wedding day.

Those beach locations require a permit, contact us for more information on how to obtain this permit.

Mokapu Beach, Wailea

This is one of our favorite beaches in South Maui. Mokapu Beach is located at the north end of the award winning resort area of Wailea. Mokapu Beach is situated in front of the the Andaz Maui Wailea Resort. This location provides scenic views of Molokini, Kaho’olawe and the Pacific Ocean.

In addition to wonderful sunset views, it also has several great rock outcroppings and a wooden boardwalk that provides additional features that can be used for great photo opportunities. In addition to the beach there is also a grassy hill that can be used as a splendid wedding location.

Features:

• Long Beach
• Many Alcoves
• Centrally Located in Wailea
• Easy Access
• Restrooms
• Elderly/Disabled Accessible
• Close to Reception Locations
• Sunset Views
• Lava Rocks/Palm Trees
• Boardwalk
• Not Crowded
• Large Parking Lot
• Views of Other Islands

Po’olenalena Beach, Wailea

Poolenalena/Chang’s Beach is located at the south end of Wailea. It is a wide, sandy beach with plenty of room for you and your guests.

Features:

• Large, Long Beach
• Very Close to Gannon’s Rest.
• Multiple Photography Options
• Elderly/Disabled Accessible
• Sunset Views
• Lava Rocks/Rocky Areas
• Palm Trees
• Easy Access
• Large Parking Lot
• Views of Other Islands

Makena Cove, Makena

Located just south of Big Beach in Makena, between two oceanfront estate homes is one of our favorite locations, Secret Beach. This quaint white sand beach is bordered by lava on both sides, with the sunken crater of Molokini and the island of Kaho’olawe draped in the background. The sunset views from Secret Beach are nothing short of spectacular.

We recommend this spot for morning or mid-day weddings being that this is a very popular spot. If you want a sunset wedding here, expect their to be several couples at one time. Remember that this is a small, intimate beach.

Features:

• Intimate Beach
• Many Alcoves
• Great for Morning Weddings
• Easy Access
• Multiple Photography Options
• Sunset Views
• Lava Rocks/Rocky Areas
• Palm Trees
• Easy Access
• Views of Other Islands

Polo Beach, Wailea

Polo beach is located in front of the Kea Lani Resort and Polo Beach Condominiums. The soft, white sand and crystal clear waters of the Pacific ocean make this a perfect location for a beach wedding. The sunsets are colorful and it is not uncommon for people to gather at this beach to watch another day in paradise end.

Features:

• Centrally Located in Wailea
• Restrooms & Foot Shower
• Fronting Kea Lani Resort
• Walk to Kea Lani Receptions
• Close to other Reception Areas
• Sunset Views
• Lava Rocks/Rocky Areas
• Palm Trees
• Easy Access
• Large Parking Lot
• Views of Other Islands

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