Makena Surf Maui Activities

Come to Makena Surf Maui and experience some amazing fun. Some activities we recommend include snorkeling and boogie boarding, amazing walks and hikes, and of course, you can't leave out the food!
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Snorkeling and Boogie Boarding
One of the best snorkeling spots are right in front of our unit. In the mornings you will see the snorkel boats making a stop right in front. Lots of turtles and tropical fish.

Snorkel Bobs in Wailea 808-874-0011
A very inexpensive place to rent snorkeling gear and boogie boards. Located upcounrty from the Shops at Wailea.

Alii Nui – Maui’s Luxury Yacht 808-875-0333
One of the best Snorkel Trips we have found is on the Alii Nui. Everything about it is first class. They even wipe your sunglasses for you, provide towels and snorkel gear as well as great food and beverage.

Our Favorite Walks and Hikes
To World Famous Big Beach Walk/Jog South from Makena Surf Condo about 2 miles

Wailea Boardwalk Walk/Jog North from Makena Surf Condo about 1 mile to the boardwalk

Visit Oprah’s Maui Home
Thompson Ranch Road to Oprah’s House

Waihee Ridge Trail – Wailuku Area

HOAPILI TRAIL – Kings Highway – Makena Surf Area
Snorkeling with the Turtles at Makena Surf
With Whale Sounds in the Background

Our Favorite Restaurants

Gannons (the old Seawatch) 808-875-8080
Bev Gannon (Hali’imaile General Store, Joe’s) has taken over the Seawatch restaurant and added a new interior and a fabulous menu. It is close by on the Wailea in the clubhouse of the Gold and Emerald Golf Courses.

Monkeypod Wailea 808-891-2322

Mama’s Fish House & Inn 808-579-8488
World famous for its ambiance, food, and prices. It is worth the cost!

Monsoon India (BYOB) 808-875 6666
If you enjoy Indian food they have a wonderful selection. It has an open air oceanfront location in North Kihei.

Pita Paradise Mediterranean Bistro 
More than just a sandwich shop. A nice sit down Greek and Italian cuisine restaurant.

Dragon Dragon Chinese Food
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Located in Maui Mall in Kahalui.

Matteo’s Osteria 808-891-8466
Located just past Joes and the Wailea Tennis Center, Matteo’s offers great Italian food and a wide selection of wines.

Maui Tacos
Located in the Safeway Shopping Center in Kihei. Another great lunch spot that has great food.

Coconut Fish Cafe
Located in the Kamaoli Shopping Center in Kihei. Casdual dining with great fish tacos.

Paia Fish Market
Now in Kihei, too. Casual dining. Perhaps the best fresh fish on the island.

We do our grocery shopping at Safeway in Kihei. When we want great fish, Azeka style marinated chicken and ribs, we go to Eskimo Candy. It is only a few blocks away from Safeway.

If you want to have your groceries delivered before you arrive, Makai Services Maui will do it for you.

The nearby Shops at Wailea have all sorts of stores and restaurants. Most of them are high end.

One of our favorite stores is Endangered Pieces in Kihei. A very eclectic variety of products. David, the owner, is a hoot. Everything is always on sale.

Concierge Service
Our guests get discounts on spas, restaurant and other activities with Ali’i Resorts Concierge Services. Call (855) 676-2061 for details.
Questions? We can help!