3 Best Hotels in Road to Hana, Maui

Bamboo Inn on Hana Bay

$$ | 4869 Uakea Rd., Hana, HI, 96713, USA Fodor's Choice
A thatched-roof gate opens to the courtyard of this informal Balinese-inspired guesthouse with a sweeping view of Hana Bay. The ground-floor studio has a private outdoor shower and the other two units have private whirlpool hot tubs on their second-floor decks. They each have kitchenettes with limited cooking supplies. (The upstairs units can be combined to house six.) In keeping with the community's eco-minded spirit, owner John Romain keeps it green with photovoltaic solar panels, nontoxic cleaning products, and recycling receptacles in each unit.

Pros

  • Fall asleep to the sound of waves lapping at the rocky coast
  • Close to town center
  • Large BBQ available for grilling

Cons

  • Two-night minimum, though one-night fillers may be available
  • No air-conditioning
  • No nightlife in this early-to-bed, early-to-rise town
4869 Uakea Rd., Hana, HI, 96713, USA
808-248–7718
hotel Details
3 rooms
Rate Includes: No Meals

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Hana Kai Maui

$$$$ | 4865 Uakea Rd., Hana, HI, 96713, USA Fodor's Choice
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Perfectly situated on Hana Bay, this two-story "condotel" has an excellent reputation for cleanliness and visitor hospitality—and the ocean views are stunning. The studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom units are comfortably furnished and have well-equipped kitchens with all the appliances, table settings, spices, and other cooking essentials you need to prepare meals. There aren't many restaurants in Hana, but some of the best food trucks on Maui are within walking distance.

Pros

  • 10-minute walk to Hana Bay
  • One-night rentals are accepted, except oceanfront units
  • Wi-Fi available in all units

Cons

  • Tight parking lot can be a little difficult to manage
  • No elevator
  • No air-conditioning or TV
4865 Uakea Rd., Hana, HI, 96713, USA
808-248–8426
hotel Details
17 units
Rate Includes: No Meals

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Hana-Maui Resort

$$$$ | 5031 Hana Hwy., Hana, HI, 96713, USA

After Travaasa-Hana resort was purchased by new owners in 2019, with Hyatt brought in to manage in 2020, Hana-Maui Resort began focusing on major renovations and updates to this remote oceanside getaway that features bungalows and villas set on sprawling lawns with all of the resort amenities, including a focus on cultural experiences. Expect various closures during its first few years as the property gently incorporates modern touches and environmentally friendly upgrades.

Pros

  • Welcoming and attentive staff
  • Romantic spot perfect for honeymooners
  • Fun program of traditional activities

Cons

  • Construction noise can be bothersome
  • Some suites still in desperate need of an upgrade
  • Disparity in quality of accommodations
5031 Hana Hwy., Hana, HI, 96713, USA
808-400--1234
hotel Details
75 bungalows, villas
Rate Includes: No Meals

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