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Polo Beach

Address: Wailea, Maui, HI
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Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe and Snorkel Adventure
Ranked #12 of 33 Activities in Wailea
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Reno, Nevada
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

I was told the canoe ride was booked well into 19th and only one person can be booked. Everyday whenever we checked the canoe rides, most of the time there were openings.

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San Francisco, California
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This beach is amazing, and much sandier bottom than the rocky beaches of Kanaapali. We now stay in Wailea instead of West Maui as the beaches are so much more pristine and swimmable. This beach is fabulous. You access it from the East / South side parking lot adjacent to the Fairmont Kea Lani Hotel (public parking and lots of... More 

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Windsor, CO
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Spent the day with our family....had so much fun.....the kids big and small body surfed for hours....will do this again!

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Seattle, Washington
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

nice soft sand, average snorkeling with the current conditions. We will be checking out lots of beaches over the next few weeks. This one was pretty good.

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newark, delaware
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87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We were desperate to try boogie boarding in Maui. These waves were really higher than we are used to on the East coast of the Atlantic Ocean, so we had to wait until they broke and then ride in the froth. This would probably be better if we'd had time to wait til the waves were calmer. The beach was... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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18 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

just south of the Fairmont the large parking lot at Polo Beach usually has available spaces. We love it. It has facilities. A shore break and decent snorkeling. The access path splits at a lava flow. To the right is a jewel of a beach utilized by the Fairmont. Those chaise lounges are theirs but the beach belongs to everybody.... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

What a fantastic find! We stumbled upon this beautiful beach after driving thru Kiehi & Wailea. Our daughter was chomping at the bit to get into the ocean. This beach was not crowded at all (arrived about 9am & left at noon). What an amazing view of the Molokini crater. Lots of lovely soft sand to be found! We parked... More 

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Brookfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

A very good beach with restrooms, a shower and picnic tables. Public parking is ample and we never found it full. There are no services on the beach. Heading south it is easy to miss the street to the beach as it is only marked coming from the south. You will need to turn west immediately after passing the Fairmont.... More 

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Saskatoon,SK Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I was here the first week in December. I visited about 9 am. There was ample parking plus overflow possibilities. There is a public restroom with shower facilities. I think they lock them at 8 pm. There are no other services. The beach is located in Wialea on the first stretch of the old Makena road. The snorkelling is Ok... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Came to see the sunset and visit the Fairmont lobby bar on our last night by walking down the beach path from the Four Seasons. Beach was crowded at sunset. Had come earlier in the week and parked to check out snorkeling conditions and not many people there. There is a large parking lot for the beach which is nice... More 

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