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Really great food

The entertainment was great. The dancers and musicians were top notch. The luau was held inside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kristi B
Well organized

I was concerned that after reading previous luau reviews at other places, that I had wasted my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Voted the #1 Best Luau in South Maui by the Maui News readers' poll, THE GRAND LUAU AT HONUA'ULA is a must-see, rich, cultural experience! Located at the award-winning Grand Wailea Resort and Spa, this luxurious setting, just steps from the sea, is...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I did the Grand Luau at Honua’ula on Maui. This was an absolutely wonderful experience. Everything about the event was very well organized! The food was both delicious and plentiful, while the beverages were strong and free flowing! The dancers were truly...More

Thank Michael N
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded today

Aloha Michael N, Thank for joining us at the Grand Luau at Honua'ula! It was our pleasure to host you and your wife for the evening. We are thrilled to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your night out, and that you were able to have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The entertainment was great. The dancers and musicians were top notch. The luau was held inside because of a threat of rain. This was unfortunate for us. Inside the ballroom at the hotel made it feel like I was at a wedding with hula dancers...More

Thank Kristi B
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Kristi B, Thank you for choosing The Grand Luau at Honua'ula. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the performances, dancers, musicians and food! We are very sorry the weather hindered your experience from being a full 5 stars. Maui is very...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic show,and delicious feast. The setting at Waldorf Astoria is gorgeous! Even better with Costco discount.

Thank KathyPortOrchard_WA
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha KathyPortOrchard_WA, Thank you for choosing to spend your evening with us at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed the show, performances, grounds, and the food! Mahalo for the wonderful review, Stephanie T The Grand Luau at Honua'ula

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was concerned that after reading previous luau reviews at other places, that I had wasted my money on premium seats, but this was very well organized and a very entertaining eveningMore

1  Thank banga1
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Banga1, Thank you for choosing The Grand Luau at Honua'ula! We are happy that you enjoyed your evening, and in particular your premium seating. Hope you enjoyed your fresh orchid lei, and were able to get some great pictures of the performances to remember...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It really is a grand Luau. I have previously lived in Hawaii and have been back several times since. The Grand Luau at Honua'ula is a very good representation of Hawaiian culture and its foods. The show is spectacular but due to its location just...More

2  Thank Scott S
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Scott, Thank you for the wonderful review! It means a lot to us to receive such an valuable review from someone who has lived on the Island, and understands the Hawaiian culture to a greater depth. Mahalo for choosing The Grand Luau at Honua'ula,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Luau was amazing! The views, food, drinks and entertainers was great! The resort is huge and very classy and elegant. Take time to walk around. The buffet was very organized as was the seating arrangements. All tables are round so that gives better viewing...More

Thank Leticia S
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Leticia, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your evening, and in particular the ambiance, seating arrangements, grounds and performances! We are sorry if you felt any of our team...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had occasion to book this luau while in Maui and it was amazing., ! The food was delicious, the service was excellent and the show fabulous. We watched as they uncovered the roasting pig from the rock bed in the earth. The show included...More

Thank amrh2006
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Amrh2006, Thank you for choosing The Grand Luau at Honua'ula! We appreciate your wonderful review! We are happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed the complete experience which we work so hard to display at every luau. In particular the performances, food,service,oceanfront grounds, and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fun night out with my wife. The food was ok but the show was actually pretty good and story telling excellent. Best deal is through Costco

Thank KO_from_Waterloo
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha K, Thank you for the review! We are happy that you enjoyed your fun date night with your wife, and appreciated the history of the story telling. Mahalo, Stephanie T The Grand Luau at Honua'ula Guest Relations

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the luau. We were staying at the resort so it was super easy for one of us to check in a 4:00 and then come down at 5:00 to be seated. We purchased premium tickets online about a month before the show and...More

Thank traveler54_10
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha, Thank you for choosing The Grand Luau at Honua'ula! It is very convenient when you stay at The Grand Wailea, as it is just a beautiful stroll right onto the property. Thank you for pointing out how wonderful the performers are. The performing team...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the first luau I've been to and it was amazing! The emcee was funny, the best part of the show was the fire portion. The food was fairly good considering its a buffet for hundreds of people. While the coctails they had were...More

Thank Vincent L
Aqualani W, Guest Relations Manager at The Grand Luau at Honua'ula, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Vincent, Congratulations on attending your first Luau! We are so happy to have been your first Luau experience! We appreciate the recommendation,and your review. Mahalo, Stephanie T The Grand Luau at Honua'ula Guest Relations

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FJH195
October 10, 2018|
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Response from Aqualani W | Property representative |
Aloha! Thank you for inquiring with The Grand Luau at Honua'ula. You do not need to get there any earlier for premium seating.
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Alex L
May 24, 2018|
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Response from crownedbrown9416 | Reviewed this property |
I looked on Costco, before booking it directly, and the Costco ones don't specify if they're for premium seating. I figured it was safe to assume they weren't, and I specifically wanted to have that. I also read... More
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Erin H
April 22, 2018|
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Response from mike60521 | Reviewed this property |
There are two levels of pricing, Premium and Standard. The Premium tickets are closer to the stage and tend to be more towards the middle. My guess is first two rows of tables are Premium. Premium also has assigned tables so... More
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