Located at Hale Pau Hana in Sunny South Kihei—Right on Beautiful Kamaole Beach II (Adults only) 

Kamaole Beach II has been rated by Sunset Magazine as one of the best beaches on Maui. Readers of Cond’e Nast Traveler Magazine have rated Maui as their favorite getaway island in the world year after year . Enjoy Hawaii’s tropical ambiance, beautiful landscaped grounds, and gorgeous sunsets overlooking the ocean, beach and the three islands of Lanai, Kahoolawe and Molokai. Only steps to the beach, enjoy a swim in the ocean, relax by the heated swimming pool or prepare your favorite meal on the deluxe professional BBQ just outside your lanai.

This spacious, unique and beautifully decorated condominium has a fully equipped large state-of-the-art kitchen, lovely living room and dining area. This one bedroom, one bath condominium also includes a queen size sleeper sofa and comfortably sleeps four.

Every year, a select sample of Condé Nast Traveler readers take the Readers’ Choice Survey and rate their top choices across the globe in a variety of travel categories, including top cities, top islands, and top hotels. For 2015, Maui was at the top of everyone’s list for best US island destination, followed by Kauai, and then Oahu. In fact, the top four US island destinations were in Hawaii!

For the complete Condé Nast survey see Condé Nast Traveler: 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards, Top US Island Destinations.

The music of Hawaii is a diverse and expansive mixture of traditional and modern styles. One of our favorite Hawaiian artists is Hapa, who perfectly embraces the peacefulness of Maui. The serenity of the group’s music comes from the oli (chant), mele (song), movements of the hula, along with the presence of guitar. And one of our favorite Hapa songs? That’s a hard one, but Ka Uluwehi O Ke Kai is definitely at the top of most lists, including ours:

For a sample of more great Hawaiian artists and songs, see our music page!