It's no secret why Maui is considered one of America's top honeymoon destinations. As a slice of tropical paradise with no passport necessary, the Hawaiian island beckons newlyweds from all over the United States.
As a magnet for honeymooners, it's also no surprise that Maui offers some of the world's top hotels and resorts. From intimate, secluded properties set right beside the Pacific Ocean to luxury retreats perched high along mountainside cliffs, the island is home to a unique collection of properties perfect for a romantic honeymoon getaway. Read on to discover our most romantic hotels for a honeymoon in Maui.
It doesn't get much better than this luxurious oceanfront resort. On top of its renowned 5-star service team ready to cater to your every whim, this spectacular open-air resort boasts an adult-only infinity pool with swim-up bar, 81 cabanas with ocean or pool views, plus a top-notch spa featuring thatched treatment huts just steps from Wailea Beach.
Meanwhile, with immaculate grounds, a terrific collection of restaurants (highlighted by Wolfgang Puck's Spago) and spacious accommodations (many offer ocean views and private balconies), newlyweds can expect a most memorable and romantic honeymoon experience.
Set in a secluded corner of Maui along the famous Road to Hana, the Hana-Maui Resort is the perfect honeymoon spot for couples looking to get away from it all. Thanks to the hotel's remote location in Eastern Maui, plus commitment to a peaceful respite (e.g. most rooms come without TVs, clocks or radios), couples will feel as if they have been transported back in time to Old Hawaii.
Newlyweds will discover 74 rooms and suites spread across 66 lush, tropical acres. Most accommodations offer ocean views and each comes with a private lanai (perfect for soaking in those incredible sunsets and Pacific Ocean vistas). The spacious oceanfront bungalow is a terrific choice for honeymooners with its vaulted ceilings, king bed, and close proximity to the ocean.
By balancing Maui's natural delights with modern amenities, the Ritz-Carlton Kapalua resort makes for a fabulous choice for honeymoon couples. The five-star resort, which overlooks the Pacific Ocean in Western Maui, stands out with redesigned guest rooms featuring local art, six restaurants, two golf courses, and a terrific spa facility.
The heated three-tiered pool will most certainly be a favorite spot for couples to relax under the warm Maui sun. While stretching out in style poolside in a private cabana or on a cozy umbrella-shaded daybed, couples can order lunch or refreshing cocktails from Olu Poolside, the resort's oceanview restaurant.
Considered Hawaii's only adults-only luxury resort, Hotel Wailea is truly an intimate retreat nestled in one of the most gorgeous parts of Maui. Perched on a hillside in the Wailea region, the hotel gives way to incredible views of nearby mountains and tropical islands. Meanwhile, couples will be enchanted by the hotel's beautiful ambience, from cascading waterfalls to lush gardens.
Romantic experiences abound at this peaceful property. Couples have access to the resort's pool, hot tub and private cabanas, plus beach valet service at beautiful Wailea Beach. Don't miss booking a table at the resort's open-air restaurant The Restaurant at Hotel Wailea, which has panoramic ocean views and garden seating for dining under the stars.
Make your honeymoon dreams come true with a stay at Fairmont Kea Lani. Situated right along scenic Polo Beach, this all-suite and villa luxury resort is a great choice for a romantic Hawaiian vacation. In addition to roomy accommodations, the resort features an impressive lineup of restaurants and bars, an award-winning spa, and three swimming pools, including an adults-only serenity pool.
Looking to create a memory to last a lifetime? The hotel's Hoku Lani Dinner will certainly fit the bill. The intimate, four-course dinner is served right along the ocean and features tiki torches, an elegant canopy with chandelier, private servers, and unbeatable ambience..
Honeymooners hoping for modern accommodations will want to drop their bags at Andaz Maui at Wailea. The sophisticated property -- located on 15 acres of Mokapu Beach -- is home to 301 rooms highlighted by modern wood furnishings. Couples who opt for a villa will be treated to a private plunge pool and unlimited Pacific Ocean vistas.
The Feast at Mokapu is a luxury luau experience newlyweds won't want to miss. Set along the shores of Mokapu beach, the luau invites guests to an unforgettable evening of traditional Hawaiian stories, dancing, and food. The feast includes 15 locally-inspired dishes and handcrafted cocktails.
Set along a secluded beach on the north shore of Maui, this lovely inn stands out thanks to its charming, well-appointed tropical cottages. The one-bedroom beachfront suite is the perfect choice for honeymooners. The room has a wonderful open-air ambience, plus notable features like a king bed, gourmet kitchen, local artwork, and oversized shower.
Many couples will love how the property is situated far from the busy resorts of Wailea and Kapalua. Newlyweds will find a wide variety of romantic small town experiences here, from strolling the cool boutiques of Paia to walking hand-in-hand along amazing Hookipa Beach. The inn is also home to one of the best restaurants in Hawaii.
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