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Little Beach

Wailea Alanui Rd., Makena State Park, Wailea, Maui, HI
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Kayak and Snorkel - South Shore Turtle
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“drum circle” (41 reviews)
“sunday evening” (13 reviews)
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Wailea Alanui Rd., Makena State Park, Wailea, Maui, HI
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"drum circle"
in 41 reviews
"sunday evening"
in 13 reviews
"bring a flashlight"
in 9 reviews
"straight couples"
in 4 reviews
"short hike"
in 11 reviews
"body surfing"
in 18 reviews
"parking lot"
in 20 reviews
"makena state park"
in 13 reviews
"fire dancers"
in 14 reviews
"volcanic rock"
in 4 reviews
"an umbrella"
in 10 reviews
"great waves"
in 5 reviews
"porta potties"
in 6 reviews
"the north end"
in 8 reviews
"great spot"
in 7 reviews
"boogie boarding"
in 10 reviews
"our honeymoon"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there and impressed by the beautiful sand a coral pieces that are everywhere in the rocks. Few nudists but I am ok with that as I actually took off my clothes and enjoyed the breezes and sand. I left before the Sunday sunset...More

2  Thank Clyde S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were trying to find the Black Sand Beach that was on the printed map. We walked up the cliff from Big Beach to get to Little Beach to see if there was a path .... Maybe there was! However, I didn't want our sons...More

Thank audrenwang
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are one of those open minded travelers, this is the place to be, just a short walk/hike from the Big Beach and you are there, this beach is clothing optional, people come here to relax and not to worry about anything. Its fair...More

1  Thank Kosta-Macedonia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must see gem of a beach. Such a great seculded local.hang out. just go to the north end of big beach and walk up a small hill to access the little beach. Easy walk even for older out of shape folks. I recommend sneakers...More

1  Thank k123-foodie
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Yes, Little Beach is known as a "clothing optional" beach, however, be advised, on occasion the local police "raid" and ticket non-locals and you will have to register as a "sex-offender" on the national registry...is it worth it? Well...that is up to you; not for...More

4  Thank CEUS69
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Had a wonderful time at Little Beach again this year. The waves were perfect for body surfing, and the sand was as soft as powder. There was a younger crowd this year, and the beach was not as busy. We went on a weekday. Probably...More

Thank Sam S
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

If you want to blend in your tan lines, check this little beach out ... beautiful surf and a nice vibe of people doing their own thing, naked

4  Thank MagnificentPath
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Little Beach is a gem for those of us who enjoy playing smashball, boogie boarding, whale watching, and snorkeling, while being nude. Very cool vibes and very laid back people. No hassles, hang-ups or negative issues, with one caveat. For those of us who enjoy...More

5  Thank bendorbreak
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

The beach is great, smaller than Big Beach and a little difficult to get to. The waves don't break so close to the shore which makes it nicer than Big Beach for boogie boarding. Only downside for me was the nudity... but then it's not...More

Thank apeterson61
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Hubby and I decided to visit Little Beach, known for its "sans clothing" atmosphere. So we shed our suits and had fun in the ocean. Be warned - Little Beach does NOT attract the younger generation. If you think you're going to see skin -...More

8  Thank wearymom3
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Cytra K
7 January 2018|
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Response from CoronaOldTown | Reviewed this property |
I forgot to include… Bring your own wine or beer or soft drinks. Alcohol is permitted! And chairs that strap to your back so you have a place to sit. Truly a magical experience
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Jim1256
20 September 2016|
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Response from John N | Reviewed this property |
Yes I am sure he will know little beach but it is also part of Makena State Park
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kpitchme
6 July 2016|
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Response from surfercharlie | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what time of day you want to visit. If you are visiting during daylight hours, then park in the first parking lot to Big Beach. That parking lot closes at 7:45 p.m. If you are interested in the nightlife... More
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