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Polo Beach

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Address: Wailea, Maui, HI
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+1 808-464-0840
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US$179.00*
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Spring Break Vacation

We stayed at the Polo Beach Club. The beach is NOT large but we loved it because of that. It is also great for riding waves and some of them came in loud and large! It was very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ruthie L
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Polo Beach Club. The beach is NOT large but we loved it because of that. It is also great for riding waves and some of them came in loud and large! It was very nice.

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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend suggested this beach. We were underwhelmed. Big time. Waves were very large and choppy. My daughter went out 1x to boogie board and gave up. Beach width is relatively small. Beach is fairly crowded. I wasn't a fan.

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Thank mngop
Mpls
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is right in front of the Farimont Kea Lani. It is very clean and has great sand. NO shells or weeds. Great for Boogie Boarding and body surfing for big kids and adults. The waves do get a little fierce so little kids beware!

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Thank P B
Palo Alto, California
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40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hard to find but worth it for a beach of solitude and mild surf.park on the road and walk thru the trees. A few locals, mainly hoales, and a few tourists

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Maple Ridge, Canada
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401 reviews
129 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are many beaches on this part of the island. That said, Polo is my favourite. Just off the Fairmont hotel, it is a great location. Lots of parking and a short walk down. Washrooms available and if you need a drink, just buy one at the hotel bar.

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Medford, Oregon
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travel to Maui often and always go to Polo at least a few times. Not crowded, easy to get to, and great swimming. We like to boogie board and this beach has nice waves that on most mornings are not to bad. Usually on this side of the Island the winds pick up after 11ish so it's best to enjoy... More 

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Port Moody, Canada
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54 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

spent several afternoons at this beach while staying at Wailea. Always at available parking, with some spots usually in the shade. North side of the beach is crowded with lounge chairs from the Fairmont hotel. Found a couple of nice shady spots near the path down to the south side of the beach.

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Thank highflier2014
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58 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was a nice little beach spot at the end of the Wailea-Makena Beach Path, right before the Polo Beach Hotel. Great place to take photos or just sit at sunrise/sunset.

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Thank Chuck D
Fort Worth, Texas
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Beautiful beach, smooth perfect sand, gentle slope in, clear waters! When the whales are there you can often see them right from the beach!

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Thank purplekea
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
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36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Polo Beach is a great place to kick back in your lounge chair with your umbrella and simply enjoy the water!

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Thank Mary S

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