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Makena Stables

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8299 Makena Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8421
+1 808-879-0244
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Not a trail for beginners

I am accomplished, the person who went with me, not at all. That said, this ride is NOT for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
redils9599
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Satellite Beach, Florida
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Ride of a life time ... sunset ride

My wife and took the sunset ride ... the wrangler was great and very helpful. Got a great history... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Erick I
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Sacramento, California, United States
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunset ride” (17 reviews)
“lava fields” (9 reviews)
“morning ride” (6 reviews)
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8299 Makena Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8421
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+1 808-879-0244
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am accomplished, the person who went with me, not at all. That said, this ride is NOT for beginners or young children. I would like to see them have several trails to pick when scheduling, which seems possible given their access to property, to...More

1  Thank redils9599
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and took the sunset ride ... the wrangler was great and very helpful. Got a great history lesson and really enjoyed the ride . The horses are well cared for and are very personable .

Thank Erick I
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A big shout out to Corrine, thank you for a most memorable experience in Maui. The drive to the stables is right along the coast. We made a few quick stops to take photos from our car. The road is a little bumpy and narrow,...More

Thank Brandon L
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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

I just want to say thank you to the folks at Makena Stables for providing such an amazing ride. Our experience levels ranged from expert to novice and we all had a great time. The weather was perfection, and the scenery was awe-inspiring. The horses...More

2  Thank Randy D
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

This was definitely one of the highlights of our Maui vacation. The booking was easy and as we have driven to La Perouse Bay numerous times the location was simple to find. They offer secured parking and some snacks and cold drinks before during and...More

Thank TomNic2014
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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the most fun, unique activities you can find on Maui. Makena stables is at the end of a long, quiet road along the ocean with a great view the entire way. Our tour guide, Ray was great. He was very patient...More

1  Thank Greg H
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

My daughter and I booked a sunset trail ride with Makena Stables on the recommendation of other members of Trip Advisor, and we're so glad we did. This was the highlight of our vacation! Sonia and Pat are welcoming, knowledgeable about Hawaiian history and culture,...More

Thank MauiKuuipo
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Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have only ridden once before on a different trip so were very inexperienced riders but that didn’t matter at all. This was a very calm ride with well trained horses that pretty much know what to do/where to go. The scenery...More

Thank Marina D
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

We lucked out and had just the three of us for the trail ride with our guide Ray. He was very patient with us as novice riders and got us all squared away at the start on proper seating, technique with the reigns and helping...More

Thank Daniel M
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We visited Makena stables after reading positive reviews on trip advisor. Our expectations are high, and this experience exceeded them! The staff greeted us with warmth and smiles. The stable owner came and chatted with us for a good bit. A very small operation (only...More

Thank HazenW969
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Natalie J
December 5, 2017|
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Response from redils9599 | Reviewed this property |
They walk only.
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gofloatwood
January 31, 2017|
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Response from Chiara_Dee | Reviewed this property |
They say that you need to be in relative proportion to your height.
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rachjamie21
November 9, 2015|
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Yes, we are on the beach for approximately 20 minutes and take some nice photos for you😎
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