Skip to main content

Maui Real Estate Resources

The Maui Real Estate Blog

South Maui Top Neighborhoods

Wailea Neighborhoods

Wailea Golf Vistas

111 Manalo Place for sale by the Sayles Team

Wailea Golf Vistas has 48 home lots available on a plot of land that is about 17 acres. The neighborhood is almost completely surrounded by the beautiful Wailea Blue Golf Course (known by locals as the “Grand Lady of Wailea”) and is located above the Fairmont Kea Lani Resort.

The entrance to the Wailea Golf Vistas can be found by taking the first left into the gate after driving up Kaukahi Road. The sizes of the lots range from 11,000 to about 18,000 square feet. The Vistas facing to the west and southwest offer the best views in the neighborhood.

  • Price range: $2 – $6 million

See all Wailea Golf Vistas homes for sale

Wailea Golf Estates

3977 Wailea Ekolu Place for sale by the Sayles Team

Wailea Golf Estates is a gorgeous neighborhood that has an excellent reputation among the Wailea community. There are 61 different home lots that sit on a 30-acre site surrounded by the Wailea Blue Golf Course.

The gated entrance to the Wailea Golf Estates almost seems to be hidden which grants residents a quiet, private lifestyle. The entrance can be found by driving through Wailea Ekolu off of Wailea Ike Drive. The lots range from 12,000 to 20,000 square feet and most of them offer exquisite views of Molokini, the Grand Wailea Resort, and the beautiful West Maui Mountains.

  • Price range: $3 – $8 million

See all Wailea Golf Estates homes for sale

Wailea Highlands

Wailea Highlands is located off of Kaukahi Street by the Hotel Wailea. Although it is the smallest gated community in Wailea, the lots that are available are some of the biggest. There are 24 lots on a 14.5 acre piece of land, making each lot around half an acre or more.

Since some of the lots reside on steep slopes, the views from the Wailea Highlands are extraordinary. The West Maui Mountains and the islands of Molokini and Lanai are all visible from many of the lots. The residents of Wailea Highlands enjoy the luxury of living near three of Wailea’s most famous golf courses in addition to several world-class hotels.

  • Price range: $5 – $12 million

See all Wailea Highlands homes for sale

Wailea Pualani Estates

3367 W Lani Ikena Way sold by the Sayles Team

Wailea Pualani contains 92 lots on 32 acres of land and is located right above the Wailea Kialoa neighborhood. There are two gated entrances off of Kaipili Street and Okolani Drive.

The neighborhood is divided into two different parts and the sizes of the lots range from 10,000 to 12,000 square feet. A handful of the lots in this neighborhood have excellent views and Wailea Pualani is an extremely quick drive away from places like The Shops at Wailea, Wailea Beach, and Makena Beach.

  • Price range: $1.3 – $3.5 million

See all Wailea Pualani Estates Homes for sale

Maluhia at Wailea

One of the premier neighborhoods on the south side, Maluhia at Wailea is Wailea’s only gated, beachfront, single-family community.  There is no other neighborhood in Wailea that has so many custom features built into the communal areas.

Located above the exquisite Mokapu beach, the grounds of Maluhia gently slope down 80 feet from the gated entrance above. The developer also wanted to create a sense of community, so they built the exclusive Maluhia Beach Club, a beautiful beachfront meeting area for owners. A full catering kitchen, wet bar, and unbelievable ambiance guarantee any gathering, large or small, will be a success.

  • Price range: $8 – $20 million

See all Maluhia at Wailea homes for sale

Wailea Fairway Estates

Wailea Fairway Estates offer 31 home lots on 14 acres of land. The neighborhood is in a great location, on the hillside of Mokapu Beach Park. Wailea Fairway Estates is nestled between the Wailea Blue Golf Course, Wailea Tennis Club, and the Shops at Wailea. It’s a quick walk down to the ocean for the residents here. The gated entrance to Wailea Fairway Estates can be found off of Wailea Alanui. The home lots range between 12,000 and 18,000 square feet.  

  • Price range: $1.5 – $4 million

See all Wailea Fairway Estates homes for sale

Wailea Kai

Wailea Kai sits on 34 acres of land and has 100 different home lots. Residents will enjoy the privacy, security and peace of mind knowing that all three of the entrances to the Wailea Kai neighborhood are gated.

The first gated entrance is off of South Kihei Road, the second one is off Kilohana Drive, and the third entrance, known as Little Kai, is located off of Okolani Drive. The close proximity to Keawakapu Beach and the lush greenery in the neighborhood provide Wailea Kai residents with a short, enjoyable walk down to the ocean.

  • Price range: $1 – $2 million

See all Wailea Kai homes for sale

Wailea Kialoa

Wailea Kialoa is located right below Wailea Pualani and sits above the Palms at Wailea on 34 acres of land with 102 home plots. There are three different gated entrances to the neighborhood. The first gate is located on Kikihi Street off of Okolani Drive, the second gate is off of Kaipili Street, and the third entrance is off of Wailea Alanui.

The sizes of the lots in Wailea Kialoa are between 9,000 and 12,000 square feet. There are a large variety of views to choose from in this neighborhood, so it is important to see several homes before choosing the one that will best suit your wants and needs. 

  • Price range: $1 – $3.5 million

See all Wailea Kialoa homes for sale

Makena Neighborhoods

Sprawling Oceanfront Acreage: 4550 Makena Road

Makena Perfection. Located South of the Fairmont Kea Lani Hotel, and only steps away from Palauea Bay, 4550 Makena Road is one of the finest properties in the entire state of Hawaii. This iconic estate is positioned on two-thirds of an acre with an unparalleled oceanfront setting and is ideally terraced above the Pacific ocean with three levels of views.

With over 100 feet of direct ocean frontage, your only apparent neighbor is the ocean. This home is exquisitely appointed and is being offered fully furnished by the sellers. An epic opportunity like 4550 Makena truly comes only once in a lifetime. Makena Maui No Ka Oi.

Listed for $23.5 million

Key Property Highlights:

  • 100 feet of direct ocean frontage
  • 2/3 acre
  • 4 beds, 5 baths
  • 6,496 sqft. of interior living
  • 4,381 sqft. of outdoor living

See 4550 Makena Road

One Palauea Bay

One Palauea Bay (OPB) is located south of the Fairmont Kea Lani Resort. There are 17 plots available on about 20 acres of land that are each over one acre. Fifteen of these lots are located right across from the entrance to the Fairmont Kea Lani and the other two lots are near an archeological dig site that is between this neighborhood and Keauhou at Makena.

One Palauea Bay is a very special neighborhood. Certain homes in the neighborhood are designated to be single level which allows for maximum view capabilty from each home site. Each home is strategically positioned to take advantage of the amazing ocean views that each lot offers. Owning a residence in One Palauea Bay provides a central location to all of what a Wailea lifestyle can offer.  

  • Price range: $5.5 – $ 20 million

See all One Palauea Bay homes for sale

Makena Place

Makena Place is located on an extraordinary, five-acre piece of land that is almost adjacent to the ocean. There are ten unique homes built on this parcel that all differ in style. Each home sits on lots that are all around 10,000 square feet.

Makena Place’s most prized perk is its proximity to two amazing beaches; it is only a five-minute stroll down to the two beautiful sandy beaches right in front of Makena Surf. No matter where you are in this neighborhood, the sound of the crashing waves will always be present.

  • Price range: $8 – $20 million

See all Makena Place homes for sale

Black Sand Beach

Black Sand Beach is located a little ways past Makena Beach and Golf Resort. A nice feature of the neighborhood is that the gated entrance is just off to the right of Makena Alanui, which makes the neighborhood easy to miss.

With that being said, Black Sand Beach is an extremely private community with virtually your own private beach (Black Sand Public Beach is not often used by locals/tourists). Obviously, Black Sand Beach’s greatest asset is its prime location right on Black Sand Beach.

  • Price range: $8 – $20 million

See all Black Sand Beach Homes For Sale

Keahou at Makena

Keauhou at Makena offers seven lots on 23 elevated acres that sits above Palauea Beach Park. There are two gated entrances to the neighborhood. One is off of Makena Alanui and the other is off of one of the roads surrounding Keauhou at Makena.

The sizes of the seven lots are between two and half to about five acres. Every one of the lots presents terrific views because of the elevated lots. The neighborhood is close by to many locations all the way up to the Grand Wailea Resort. It only takes a quick walk down an enjoyable oceanfront pathway to get to any of these spots.

  • Price range: $7 – $25 million

See all Keahou at Makena homes for sale

Kihei Neighborhoods

Maui Meadows

Legacy Maui Meadows property sold by the Sayles Team

Maui Meadows is nestled on the lower slopes of Haleakala, just above the world famous resort area of Wailea. The lower portion of Maui Meadows is about 300 feet above sea lever while the upper section reaches as high as 650 feet above sea level. The higher you ascend the slopes, the better the view, and correspondingly, the bigger the price tag.

The homes in this subdivision vary from mid $500Ks to just under $9M. Lots are at least half an acre and can vary all the way up to two acres, Maui Meadows is known for having some of the biggest lots available to South Maui buyers. The neighborhood itself is architecturally diverse with homes ranging from luxury estates, simple cottages, wood frame construction, and everything in between.

  • Price range: $550,000 – $9 million

See all Maui Meadows homes for sale

Kilohana Neighborhoods: Kilohana Waena & Kilohana Ridge

These two neighborhood allows home owners to enjoy all of the perks of Wailea living at Kihei prices. Maui’s best beaches and golf courses are located just minutes away, and nearby restaurants include Sarento’s on the Beach as well as the Five Palms Restaurant. It always seems to be sunny on this side of the island, as the average annual rainfall is only about 12 inches. The weather is pretty much perfect year round.

  • Price range: $500,000 (vacant lots) – $2million

See Kilohana Waena & Kilohana Ridge homes for sale

Ke Alii Kai

Ke Alii Kai is a 95 home subdivision developed by Towne Realty in 2002. Located just a few blocks from Kamaole 1 Beach Park to the makai (ocean) side of the neighborhood and Kamali’i Elmentary to the mauka (mountain) side. The homes have either three, four, or five bedrooms and range in size from 1400-2400 square feet.

There were originally 7 home plans offered, some as single story and others as two story. With seven floor plans spread between 95 homes, there is a good variation of the style of homes. Also, the neighborhood is zoned as R2, which means that many of the houses have cottages which are used as an extra space or for rental income. 

  • Price range: $575,000 – $1.2 million

See all Ke Alii Kai Homes For Sale

Keonekai Heights

Keonekai Heights is a Kihei subdivision that was developed in the late 1980’s. Homes in the neighborhood were built in phases starting in 1987 and 1988. The last few homes were build in 1995 and 1996.

  • Price range: $700,000 – $1.2 million

See all Keonekai Heights homes for sale

Piilani Village

Our team has an immense wealth of information pertaining to Piilani Village. Dano, our team leader, was responsible for leading the Piilani Village phase 1 and phase 2 sales team as he was the exclusive developer’s agent for Piilani Villages. With more 120 transactions completed in the neighborhood as the exclusive developer’s agent, it’s safe to say, Dano and our current sales team know the neighborhood inside and out.

Built in three separate phases, the neighborhood consists of about 350 residential properties. A local developer began construction of Piilani Villages in the early 1990’s, the floorpans offered were built in single and two-story homes with interior living spaces of 1200 to 1800 square feet.

  • Price range: $500,000 – $800,000

See all Piilani Village homes for sale

Contact a Maui Real Estate and Lifestyle Specialist

Wailea views from Keala O Wailea

Please interview me to be your trusted Maui Real Estate and Lifestyle Advisor. I was born and raised on the island, and spend a considerable amount of time to inform my clients about the best deals currently on the market.

Please do not hesitate to call me for your Maui real estate needs. I am more than happy to assist you in your home search.


Anthony Sayles R(S)


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *