A census designated place (CDP), Wailea-Makena is situated in the Maui island county of Hawaii. While most of Hawaii is known for its sunny beaches and adventure sports, the resort towns of Wailea and Makena are known more for their top-notch golf courses, sensuous spas, high end shopping and an overall leisurely atmosphere. And if the urge to do something thrilling nudges you, you can always go boogie boarding, kayaking and body surfing!
Maui is a perfect honeymoon destination as well. And while in the county, you have to visit this CDP. Known for its pristine and rocky crescent-shaped beaches and awesome golf courses, Wailea is a luxurious resort community in South Maui and is spread across an area of 1,500 acres. Situated right next to Wailea, Makena is known more for its golf course and the Makena State Park. Spread across an area of 11.5 square miles, you can cover this resort town while on your Hawaii vacation.
Essential travel information and Wailea-makena tips for your visit
- Time Zone: UTC-10:00
- Currency: US Dollar
- Electricity and Internet- Power sockets: type A / B, Voltage: 120 V, Frequency: 60 Hz. Wi-fi is available at resorts and accommodations.
- Languages: Hawaiian and English
- Security: Wailea Medical Centre: +1 808-874-8333, Maui County Police Department: +1 808 244-6400