Little Beach
Little Beach
4.5
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Frank V
Austin, TX3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023 • Couples
Our first time to a nude beach and we loved it! Had to wait for it to open in the morning and ended up talking to some very friendly "regulars", who made my wife and I feel right at home.

Once we got in, it felt very comfortable to just take it all off! My wife loved the feeling of being free from her swimsuit and we felt no judgement or stares from anyone else on the beach.

Warning: the waves can be strong here!

Can't wait to go back!
Written December 27, 2023
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msa23_2000
Chino Hills, CA1,510 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Solo
This is secluded. Go to big beach and head north and hike over a little hill. It has good waves for swimming. Not too crowded. They now enforce a 4pm closure time here. Great vibe and everyone was chill. Very safe.
Written April 2, 2023
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World Traveler
Chicago, IL3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2022
Exciting! X rated. Not for children. Wonder display of uninhibited sun worshipping on Sunday nights.
Written March 18, 2023
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Nader A
Toronto, Canada31 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2022 • Solo
The beach once used to be a secret sanctuary for the lgb2q community now all homophobic conservatives and conservatives in the closet.
Bizarre situation watch out for homeless snatching your bags.
Enjoy carefully
Written November 20, 2022
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roj1281
Houston, TX515 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022
Little Beach requires you to hike over a hill to get to it from Big Beach. Its very quiet and laid back with less people. This is probably mostly due to it being clothing optional. People mostly kept to themselves and were just enjoying the water and the sun. There is a section on the far side with lava rocks that is cool to see. Sunset is great here too, better than on Big Beach.
Written August 22, 2022
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ChristopherRSmith
Minneapolis, MN13 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2022 • Couples
This beach is not for everyone, but if you like to swim naked and lay on warm sands in the Maui sun, this is a best spot on the Hawaiian islands. Some folks are nude and some are not, but everyone has a fine time. Very gay friendly. Loved it.
Written July 23, 2022
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roderick M
134 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022
A secluded little piece of paradise in Makena State Park on the south Maui shores. This beach is clothing optional on a small crescent of sand over a lava rock hill from Big Beach. The only way into the beach is by this trail over the foot of Puu Olai cinder cone. Gorgeous tropical setting in a horseshoe shaped bay around from Makena Landing Beach.
Written July 15, 2022
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Michael N
Kihei, HI46 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2022
There's a bit of a climb over rock, but if you like 'lots of sun' on your body, this is the spot. Surfers like this beach; there are frequently turtles; and, it's a relaxing spot on Maui.
Written June 19, 2022
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mafarmerga
Atlanta, GA144 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2022
Visited Little Beach mid-week around 4 PM. About the half the folks were gay men and the remainder were heterosexual-couples (like us), families, or singles of both genders. Most, but not all, were exercising the 'optional' part of clothing. Everyone was chill, spaced apart, and respectful. No gawkers or weirdos, The most PDA we saw from nearly everyone was simply holding hands. A few curious (and fully dressed) tourists did a walk through but soon left. However one exhibitionist hetero-couple chose to not seek a private spot and instead had sex where nearly everyone could see them. They then proceeded to conduct a nude photoshoot. On the whole though it is a lovely beach that offers privacy for the naturist in us all. Will visit again.
Written June 14, 2022
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Nanqi Y
6 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2022 • Couples
For years when we visit Maui, Little Beach is our almost daily destination. We book our lodging accordingly so we are close to it. We were there yesterday, a hostile metal gate was installed on the little climb to the beach. The new closing hours are week days at 7pm and weekends at 4pm. This shouldn't be allowed since Hawaii beaches are all publicly accessible and open 24 hours daily. We still enjoyed our 2 hour relaxation, but felt almost violated. Also, be aware there is a charge of $10 per vehicle and $5 per person to enter the park now for non-Hawaii residents. We parked on the road and hiked in. There is a sign to ask you to download an app so you can pay online. There is also a kiosk closer to the beach in the parking lot.
Written June 8, 2022
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