Swim, surf, ride, hike, play and explore — from mauka to makai (mountainside to oceanside), there are endless possibilities for fun under the Maui sun.
A guided hike, sunrise from Haleakalā Crater, art, culture and culture talks, ‘ukulele class or koi feeding for the kids — whatever sparks your interest, our creative resort guest experience team has it covered. Our aim is to make your stay distinctive and memorable. Oh, and don’t miss our selfie scavenger hunt! Find exceptional events, activities and special offers on our seasonal listings.
Learn more about our 2020 Winter Activities.
For your convenience, we offer transportation in and around the Wailea area so you can take advantage of shopping, dining, activities and championship golf nearby. Contact our Bell Desk to make arrangements.
Tuesday, 10:00am-11:30am, Lower Lagoon Pool
If you’ve ever dreamed of being the Little Mermaid, this is for you. Learn about Hawaiian mermaid myths and legends, how to swim with a monofin and then go on an underwater adventure with your mermaid coach. Mermaids On Maui is an undersea university and fans say the experience is pure magic. Kids five to 12 years old must know how to swim; reservations required. Contact our Concierge team by email or call 808 875 2290.
wailea scuba surf and paddle
If you want to try sea kayaking, standup paddleboarding or megalodon (that’s multi-person standup paddleboarding), sightsee or explore the undersea world, the pros at Wailea Scuba, Surf and Paddle will set you up. Rent gear, take lessons or get certified for scuba diving at this full-service water sports outfitter conveniently located right onsite at the resort. For more information, get in touch with our concierge team by email or call 808 875 2290.
pacific dream photography
Capture your perfect moments in paradise with the talented team at Pacific Dream Photography, known for their authentic, artful, commercial-quality candid shots and portraits with classic Hawaiian backdrops. Photo sessions are complementary and guests are welcome to purchase images. Email or call our concierge team at 808 875 2200 with inquiries.
KEIKI LANI (Day Camp)
Daily, 9:00am – 12:00pm or 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Kids love our Keiki Lani Kids Club — keiki means child in Hawaiian — an educational day camp where they can make new friends, play, learn and dabble in creative, island-inspired arts and crafts both inside and outdoors. Our program is designed for kids five to 12 years old, with two half-day sessions (morning and afternoon), led by CPR- and first aid-educated counselors and educators. Special theme days include hula, volcano, Hawaiian culture, sand castles, tide pools and, everyone’s favorite, geckos.
Mom and Dad get to enjoy some time away knowing the littles are having a ball and are engaged and well-looked after by accredited, experienced staff. Reservations required; 24-hour cancelation policy. The kids’ club is available to resort guests at no additional charge. However, our 24-hour cancelation policy requires a “no show” fee of $65 per child. We require proof of age for children five years old and, for each child, a completed medical information form at enrollment. Please contact the Concierge Desk at 808 875 2290 to reserve.
At Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui we pride ourselves on our personalized, intuitive service with a warm and welcoming aloha spirit. Our aim is to bring the Maui vacation of your dreams to life. Please bring your questions, plans, hopes and ideas to our friendly concierge team; there is no request too large or small! We’re delighted to assist you with anything from scheduling a tee time and making restaurant reservations to booking special excursions and arranging an oceanside private dinner for two. The concierge staff is eager to curate your Maui journey and is at your service daily from 7 am to 7 pm (times may vary by season) in the lobby adjacent to the Front Desk. Stop by or call us at 808 875 2290. Mahalo! (Thank you!)
koi fish feeding
Daily, 9:00am, Bottom of the Grand Staircase
Koi are big, bright, beautiful fish with distinctive scales and whiskered-looking mouths. And did you know they come right up out of the water to grab a tidbit of food and make loud slurping noises? A treasured family resort activity is feeding our plethora of koi fish in the morning. Join us with your little ones for our daily 9 am feeding at the koi pond on your way to breakfast at the beautifully reimagined Kea Lani Restaurant!
Body surf, boogie board, snorkel past neon-colored tropical fish and look for sea creatures hiding in the lava outcroppings and tide pools at low tide. Stroll the coastal beach path — idyllic at sunrise and sunset — and look for some 10,000 acrobatic humpback whales migrating in winter — the world’s densest population. Or just bask in the warm Maui sunshine. Picturesque Polo Beach is famed for its two soft golden-sand crescents and primo snorkeling. If reading in the shade is more your speed, our beach attendants to assist in setting up an umbrella for you (one per suite; two per villa). And we thank you for being present while you reserve and use your umbrella, as required by the local authorities.
Our Selfie Scavenger Hunt and Pacific Dream Photography ‘See It, Snap It’ self-guided tours offer a way to discover the resort or learn the rules of photography. Visit the Concierge, grab your smartphone or camera, property map and begin the fun!