Our favorite wedding location ( Click on photos for more images) is Poolenalena Beach! This South West Maui beach is perfect for intimate weddings and vow renewals. ( scroll down to see photos) There are no hotels nearby and it is a long stretch of beach so we can easily get to an area that is less crowded. This secret cove is unknown even by many locals.
The beach features a long stretch of white sand, two coves formed by black lava rock, lush green foliage, palm trees and driftwood logs. This beach has an incredible vantage point for sunsets all year long.
Best time for your Maui wedding
The weather is great here all year round. Poolenalena Beach is located on the dry side of the island so sunshine is all but guaranteed. There are many fantastic photo opportunities at this gorgeous island wedding location.
Add a tropical Maui flower circle of petals for a stunning focal point to your ceremony. A permit is required to have your ceremony on this beach. The permit fee is included in all our wedding packages for groups under 17.
Maluaka Beach – Great beach location in Southwest Maui
Maluaka Beach is located in Southwest Maui. This breath-taking location offers a mile of white sandy beach, and a dramatic backdrop of black lava rocks and towering Mesquite Trees. Sunsets at this Beach are spectacular. One can always count on beautiful photo opportunities at this Maui wedding location.
This beach has easy access, paved parking and a nice clean restroom and foot wash. The grassy park above the beach is always meticulously maintained. Access to this beach is via a nice paved walkway leading from the paved parking lot and is ideal for anyone who is handicapped or for elderly guests who may be attending. Since the hotel which was located nearby will be under renovation till 2019 not many people frequent this beach. There are several great restaurants near by where you can go for a dinner reception after your ceremony.
Suzan and Ron’s wedding at Maluaka Beach, Makena Maui. Maluaka Beach is gorgeous and the perfect spot for your Hawaii Wedding. For more Maui beach locations, gardens and church click here
Meryl and Wade said their wedding at this Maui beach location was ideal.
This beautiful beach cove is located on the north end of Kihei, Maui and is a great spot for those staying in surrounding condos and hotels. Sugar Beach Cove is close to Maalaea, central Kihei and Wailea. Lahaina and Kaanpali are only 30 minutes away.( Scroll down to see photos) Of all the locations we offer, this one will have the least amount of beach goers. This beach is not typically frequented by many people. One can always expect a great sunset at this location. Scenery includes black lava rocks, and palm trees. This beach is easily accessible.There is on-street parking nearby.
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Ulua Beach fronting Wailea Ekahi and Wailea Marriott
Ulua Beach is the perfect location for your island beach wedding. If you are staying at one these resorts, this beach may be fine. However, Poolenalena Beach is just 1.5 miles down the same road, and will have less people on it, affording you more privacy and intimacy.
Ulua Beach in Wailea Maui is located on the sunny western slopes of the Hawaiian Volcano, Haleakala, Maui, among the luxurious beach resorts of Wailea, Maui. Blessed with an almost perfect climate these shores are the site of some of the most prestigious hotels and resort condominiums in the world.
Set within the grounds of south-west Maui’s best scenic ocean-view golf club, this upscale site is perfect for weddings and receptions. The restaurant is highly reviewed and is excellent and almost all couples dine here. Add $50 to site fee if you select not to dine here. The ceremony site fee of $400 includes up to 30 chairs.
Additional chairs may be added for a fee of $4.50 each. A on-site ceremony coordinator ( required) is $150.00. You can do any wedding package here. Packages #3, 4 and 5 are the most popular.
HawaiiWedding.com can assist with decor, florals and live musicians/dj.
Our little country church is something from a storybook. We specialize in Maui Church Weddings. With architecture and quaintness that will charm everyone.
This location offers fantastic ocean views. There is an additional charge of $975 to use the church. The church may be decorated with candles and florals for a truly magical setting. The church is located on the slopes of Mt. Haleakala at approx 4,000 ft.
Kula Botanical Gardens is a beautiful location to hold your Hawaii wedding or vow renewal.
Nestled in the lowlands of the 10,000 foot Haleakala Crater, the Gardens are simply awesome. Our company specializes in Kula Botanical Gardens Weddings.
The Gardens was rated in the top botanical gardens nationally in 2000. In 2001, they were featured in National Geographic.
Great for Photos
There are 2 quaint wedding gazebos as well as an ocean view lawn, perfect locations for a romantic ceremony.
Having the ceremony in the gazebo is wonderful for small parties. There is a $150 site fee plus $10 entry fee per person into the Gardens itself. There is also an ocean view grassy area for large groups and receptions.
After the ceremony, the photographer will stop at various areas throughout the garden where there are excellent photo opportunities. Flowers are in bloom year-round at this location. See other locations for your Maui Wedding.
Wailea Beach Fronting the Four Seasons, Grand Wailea Resort, Marriott, Andaz and Wailea Condos
Your Maui wedding ceremony or vow renewal can be performed at the beach fronting either the Four Seasons Resort or the Grand Wailea. ( Scroll down to see photos) We perform breathtaking beach weddings or if you prefer, there is a grassy knoll overlooking the ocean and beach. This is located to the right of the hotel resort. Most couples who select this island wedding location are either staying at the Four Seasons, Andaz, Wailea Marriot or the Waldorf Astoria Grand Wailea Resorts, though it is not necessary to be a hotel guest to use this location. There are several fantastic restaurants right above this location.
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All beach weddings require a permit from the State of Hawaii.* We offer our services on Lahaina Beach at 505 Front Street, Baby Beach Lahaina, Kapalua and Kahana Beach (near Kaanapali and Kapalua area). The State does not permit weddings on Kaanapali Beach. ( Scroll down to see photos)
Please be aware that Lahaina beach is in a busy and popular tourist traffic area; therefore we highly recommend the beautiful scenic 45 minute drive to the Southwest side of the island (Wailea/Kihei) for a more romantic up-scale and secluded setting for your ceremony. Our clients agree that it is well worth the drive! (There are many nice oceanfront restaurants near the Wailea/Kihei area to celebrate afterwards. )
Kapalua Bay Beach
* Beach permit fee is included in all of our wedding packages.
Above: Kapalua Bay – a very popular wedding location on the West Side of Maui. There may be several weddings happening at the same time on this beach. This is only recommended for those who can’t drive down to the more spacious less crowded beaches in the Kihei/Wailea area.
Kahana Beach, near Kaanapali
Kahana Beach is located near the Resort of Kaanapali Maui
Baby Beach, Lahaina
Baby Beach is located in the town of Lahaina on Maui’s West Side near Kaanapali. For more Maui beach locations, gardens and church click here
Makena Cove is located at the very south end of Maui.
This wedding location is one of the favorites of most wedding companies and there are often multiple weddings taking place. If this is not of concern then this location is recommend for spectacular photo opportunities. For more Maui beach locations, gardens and churchclick here
A wonderful beach setting for weddings. This Maui beach wedding venue is located on Maui’s south shore at the beginning of Wailea. There are two great restaurants fronting this beach making it very convenient to have a dinner reception following the ceremony.
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