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“Makena Mntn Course” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Makena Golf Courses

Makena Golf Courses
5415 Makena Alanui, Makena, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
(808) 891-4000
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Ranked #7 of 18 Attractions in Kihei
Type: Golf Courses
Activities: Golfing
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San Antonio, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Makena Mntn Course”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

Got a deal on this fabulous course with gorgeous views on golfnow.com. It winds its way up Haleakala. The views are beautiful, course is in great shape and some of the holes are tough but well worth it. Pay attention to uphill and downhill shots and adjust club selection. Uphill ones may fool of you don't add enough stick and on putting too!

Visited September 2012
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English first
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40 attraction reviews
Reviews in 57 cities Reviews in 57 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Great course”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013 via mobile

Mostly great views, slow greens and a top notch restaurant on site. I would highly recommend this course for its challenges and overall experience!

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Vancouver, Canada
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“Good...if you can get a good price”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

As many other reviewers have said...Makena has seen better days. The views are spectacular, but the course is not in a good condition as I have seen in the past. They are trying to get as many players as they can out on the course and on the day we played, it was very disorganized at the start. Compared to the friendliness at the Dunes, this course takes a back seat.
Saying all of this, it was an enjoyable play. Not a beginners' course, but I am a high handicapper and enjoyed it and didn't play too badly.

Visited December 2012
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California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Great course”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

Challenging to play, good price especially with the loaner clubs/shoes if you are staying at the Makena Beach and Golf Resort.

Visited December 2012
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Chicago, Illinois
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“nice course, challenging and scenic”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

definitely worth playing. has great views, nice layout with plenty of challenging holes. the pro shop staff were friendly as were the cart folks. take some pictures

Visited December 2012
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