stay on Maui

Deciding where to stay in Maui

As you first look for places to stay in Maui, you're hit with an overwhelming amount of options. Below we've listed a handful of places we really like.  Our criteria includes: affordability, location to great beaches, amenities, and room quality. The Mauian ...
Four Seasons Lanai
5.0True Luxury

Four Seasons Lana’i Review

By Dano Sayles My wife, Wendy, and I took the short trip to Lana'i to meet with Stacy Small - owner of Elite Travel International and get insight into the newly renovated Four Seasons Lanai Resort.  I'm fortunate enough to have the opportunity to work with St...
Travaasa Maui

Travaasa Hana Review

My sister and I decided to drive the road to Hana, and ignored others wise advice to leave early in the morning.  We found ourselves in the town of Hana (which doesn't deserve the title "town", as there's hardly anything there) and stopped at Hana Ranch Market...
Nalu Kai Lodge

Nalu Kai Lodge Review

I came to Maui for work, and spent my last 4 days at Nalu Kai Lodge.  It seemed like an ideal fit because of it's location in the heart of Paia town, and within walking distance to the beautiful North Shore beaches.  I was without a rental car, and wanted to b...
Maui Sunseeker

Kohea Kai Resort Review

I have certain expectations when it comes to a tropical paradise vacation.  I look for warm and friendly people who make me feel at home, an enticingly comfortable place to lay my head at night and somewhere centrally located to easily get around.  Staying at ...
Westin Kaanapali
4.4Keiki Fun!

Westin Resort Ka’anapali Review

We recently had a keiki staycation (kids/baby vacation here on the island), and had  a great time in Ka'anapali at the Westin Resort and Spa.  When looking into your stay on the west side of Maui, keep in mind that the Westin has 2 properties:  The Westin Reso...
maui healing
95%Reader Reviews

Maui Healing Retreat Review

Everyone needs a little quality healing time every now and then. Whether you're going through a change in career, your relationship, or are simply seeking time to reconnect with yourself or experience a memorable travel experience on Maui, a retreat can provid...
iao valley inn

Iao Valley Inn Review

My husband and I were on the hunt for the perfect place to spend our 10th anniversary, and after reading so many positive reviews about Iao Valley Inn, we made our reservation with them. We arrived a bit early for our reservation, but were cheerfully greete...
the ilikahi

The ilikahi Review

I consider myself an "alternative" vacationer, and appreciate staying in places that are unique and off the beaten "300 hotel rooms" path.  The Ilikahi did not disappoint!  The gorgeous Balinese-styled houses made this boutique hotel feel like I was living lik...