Discover a selection of 3,500 vacation rentals in Makena that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and air conditioning. Prices start at $487 per night, and cottages and houses are popular options for a stay in Makena. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Makena

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Makena. Travelers to this romantic city praise the snorkeling, golfing and diving. Haleakala National Park and Wailea Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Makena

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like snorkeling and golfing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Makena a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maui Ocean Center (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Makena Golf Course (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Wailea Gold Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Wailea Emerald Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Wailea Blue Golf Course (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Maui Nui Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Makena

Travelers speak highly of Makena for its snorkeling. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Makena

Nature lovers will enjoy Makena for its beautiful ocean views, breathtaking sunsets and spectacular coral reefs. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Makena is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Haleakala National Park (18.4 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Wailea Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Ahihi Bay (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Makena Beach State Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Ahihi Kinau Natural Area Reserve (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Little Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Makena

The nearest airport is in Kahului, HI (OGG), located 18.5 mi (29.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Kapalua, HI (JHM-West Maui), which is 28.1 mi (45.2 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Makena?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 3,637 vacation rentals around Makena. From 14 cottage rentals to 279 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Makena?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Makena. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Makena Golf Course: 3,833 vacation rentals
  • Ahihi-Kinau Natural Area Reserve: 3,918 vacation rentals
  • Makena South Course: 3,967 vacation rentals
  • Makena North Course: 3,914 vacation rentals
  • Ahihi Bay: 3,848 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Makena listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Makena?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 14 Cottages in Makena. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Makena include:

  • Houses: 279 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 3,305 rentals available
  • Resorts: 10 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Makena?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,997 vacation rentals with pool available in Makena. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.