Top 10 Best Beaches in Maui for Swimming

Napili Bay is a picturesque cove with crystal-clear water and lush greenery. Ideal for families with calm, shallow waters perfect for kids.

1. Ka'anapali Beach

Honolua Bay is known for its dramatic cliffs and powerful waves, making it a popular spot for surfing. Swimmers should be aware of the strong currents.

3. Honolua Bay

4. Makena Beach (Big Beach)

Makena Beach, also known as Big Beach, is one of Maui's largest beaches with soft sand and gentle waves. It's perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and enjoying the scenery.

5. Baby Beach

Baby Beach in Ma'alaea Harbor is a calm, shallow lagoon ideal for young children. The calm, clear water is perfect for splashing and playing.

6. Po'olenalena Beach (Secret Beach)

Po'olenalena Beach, also known as Secret Beach, is a secluded cove with calm waters and stunning scenery. It's a great spot for swimming, snorkeling, and escaping the crowds.

Wailea Beach is a stretch of pristine coastline known for its luxury resorts and upscale dining. It's a great spot for swimming, sunbathing, and enjoying the sophisticated atmosphere.

7. Wailea Beach

Ho'okipa Beach Park is a world-famous windsurfing destination, but it's also a great spot for swimming and sunbathing. Just be aware of the strong winds and currents.

8. Ho'okipa Beach Park

The Kamaole Beaches (I, II, and III) are a series of interconnected beaches known for their calm waters and shallow reefs. They are great for families with young children and are perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and building sandcastles.

9. Kamaole Beaches I, II, and III

Baldwin Beach Park is a popular spot for locals and visitors alike. It's a great place to swim, play volleyball, have a picnic, and enjoy the beautiful views.

10. Baldwin Beach Park