Description of Makena Beach:This beach is considered by many to be the best one in Maui. The Makena Beach is similar to the Kamaole Beach Park 1 since it is two beaches in 1. Aptly named, Little beach and Big Beach. The bigger of the two, Big Beach, is close to a two thirds of a mile long with clean golden sand. This place is great for swimming and sunbathing. The smaller one, Little Beach, is a nude beach. Being nude on a Maui beach is illegal but the authorities rarely exercise this rule. Although be warned that the people who take of their clothes here are do so at their own risk.
Beach Length: Approximately 4500 Feet .
Beach Type: Fine Sand.
Bottom Type: Sandy.
Is there a lifeguard? Yes, there is a lifeguard at this beach..
Facilities: Beach, Free Parking, Paid Parking, Picnic Tables, Restrooms.
Hazards: Large Surf, Strong Currents.
Beach Access: Dirt Trail, Paved Trail.
Parking: Paved, Free Parking, Paid Parking.
How hard is it to get there? Easy.
What is this beach best for? BBQ, Body Boarding, Body Surfing, Kids, Photography, SCUBA Diving, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddling, Sunbathing, Surfing, Swimming, Watching the Sunrise, Watching the Sunset.