Grand Wailea - a Waldorf Astoria Resort – is the ultimate luxury Maui resort, perfect for your destination getaway to Hawaii. Nestled on forty acres of lush tropical gardens, with sweeping views from Wailea Beach, nothing beats these luxury beachfront accommodations, designed for pure relaxation.
Just steps away from the Grand Wailea is Wailea Beach, rated one of the best beaches on Maui and one of the top beaches in the world. Snorkel with green sea turtles. Kayak or stand-up paddleboard in Maui’s warm waters. Or simply rent a cabana or casabella and watch a perfect Wailea Beach sunset.
A sampling of our beach services include:
Departing from Wailea Beach, our eco-adventure takes you along the South Maui coast on a mile-long journey through pristine coastline. Accompanied by experienced guides, your adventure includes kayaking to a secluded white rock beach and snorkeling through clear waters filled with vibrant coral and marine life. Visitors from December to April may also see humpback whales
The Grand Wailea has the only resort-designated SCUBA training pool in Hawaii. We offer complimentary pool lessons to first-time divers (12-years of age or older) at 10:00 am and 1:30 pm daily for hotel guests. Our professional instructors can also escort you on one of four ocean dives tailored to novice or certified divers. Certification classes start everyday for open water, advanced, rescue, dive master and seven specialty courses. Visit or 5 Star Scuba website for more details.
Aqualani Beach Club
As part of the Wailea Beach Club, guests enjoy unlimited use of paddleboards, kayaks, snorkel gear and boogie boards. Four-day and seven-day rates are available.
Join us on our daily snorkel excursion. The tour starts along the southern coast with fantastic views of Haleakala and neighboring islands. Along the way share fun facts about local history and the local eco-system. You will see some of the best snorkeling that Maui has to offer. You might see some surprise visitors – dolphins, manta rays, whales and even more. And don’t fret, we’ll always see turtles.