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Address: Wailea, Maui, HI
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Lovely Beach next to the Fairmont

Mellow, sandy beach, good for swimming and snorkeling. Not much surf, easy to walk out, fairly shallow. Clean and peaceful.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Laguna Beach, CA
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Laguna Beach, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Mellow, sandy beach, good for swimming and snorkeling. Not much surf, easy to walk out, fairly shallow. Clean and peaceful.

Thank LoveANiceHotel
Kihei, Hawaii
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is a nice beach. There is a shower, restrooms and picnic table above the beach. Most of the time there are nice waves to play in

Thank nchandler6562016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Fairmont Hotel, Polo Beach right in front on hotel. Lovely sandy beach and the water was oh so warm. Unfortunately we saw more red flag days than not.

Thank hunco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Polo Beach is a nice spot to lay out and catch some sun or to ride some little waves with a bodyboard. No lifeguard on duty, so swim at your own risk. If in doubt, dont go out. The current can be a little strong and wind can pick up in the afternoon. The park provides picnic tables, BBQ grills,... More 

Thank michelle p
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Flat Sandy beach, fair snorkeling by the rocks. Morning is the calmest wave time. Bring the beach toys and have a fun family day. Parking is slightly limited. Some stairs to reach beach, not bad though. Shower by stairs to rinse off.

Thank Lori B
Noosa Heads
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is just around the corner from Big beach in Makena State park and is quite pretty with its white sand and rocky out crock in the rear..It is one of the prettier beaches in maui/

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Polo Beach is a beautiful and very quiet beach. Although much smaller in size compared to other beaches up the coast, its sandy beach and close-by rock formation offer a stunning view. The nearby free, public parking is a plus. However, we did take note of the nearby flag warning for jelly fish. Overall, Polo Beach is recommended for its... More 

Thank Robert V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Easy parking , restrooms and showers as you access the beach area. Little rocky to access the beach. Surf was medium, great boogie Board area.

Thank Robert C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

Supposedly Wailea Point which marks the right side of this beach is one of the Maui "turtle towns" and it's a stop for several snorkey boats, but never saw a turtle here. However, that didn't stop us from enjoying light waves and perfect water temps on a sandy bottom. Fairmont is on this property...we were lucky enough to call this... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

We loved our stay at the Fairmont Kea Lani on Polo beach. It was a bit rough while we were staying there so not the best time for snorkeling as the waves were throwing san everywhere and decreased visibility. It was perfect however for body surfing! What fun. And gorgeous sunsets for sure... But where in Maui are the sunsets... More 

Thank Michaele K

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