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Massage — Enjoy a poolside massage at the exclusive Ho’olei poolside cabana.  Massage therapists are available 7 days a week and offer an extensive range of soothing treatments and therapy options.  You don’t even need to leave the grounds to experience an afternoon of relaxation.

Spa— Grand Wailea Spa Grande is available right across the street.  A full menu of spa treatments are available at “One of the Top 10 Spas in the United States” as voted upon by Conde Nast. 

Shopping— Located just a three minute walk from the Ho’olei community are The Shops at Wailea, which include luxury boutiques, art galleries, and fine dining.  Favorites include Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Tiffany, Ruth’s Chris, Tommy Bahama, and Lahaina Galleries.



Golf – A variety of top rated courses are located within minutes of Ocean’s Invitation. Wailea Golf Club is rated among the best golf in the United States by Golf Magazine and Golf Digest.  Championship courses include Wailea’s Gold, Emerald, and Old Blue all with ocean’s views.

For those willing to make a short drive, the Kapalua Golf Course, located approximately 60 minutes from Ho’olei is recognized as the #1 Hawaiian Golf Resort by Travel + Leisure Golf Magazine.  The golf club offers two divine courses: Bay Hill Course and Plantation Course. The Plantation Course annually hosts the PGA Tour’s season opening tournament.

Tennis — Wailea Tennis Club. Ranked for more than a decade as one of the country’s 50 best resorts. 11 courts, pro shop, lessons and the best USPTA Certified tennis staff on Maui, open to both adults and juniors.


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Maui Ocean Center — This venue boasts some of the best marine life of any aquarium. Walk in a 52-foot plexi-glass tunnel and marvel at the 2,000+ fish that swim around you.

Whale Watching — Every year from January through March the North Pacific Humpback Whales migrate to the warm tropical waters of Hawaii. The coastal waters of Maui enjoy the largest concentration of these amazing animals. Whale Watching in Maui is some of the best in the world Every year up to 25,000 of these beautiful and breach happy whales pass in front of Maui.

Snorkel at Molokini — Molokini snorkeling is Maui snorkeling at its very best! The quality of the water surrounding Molokini is superior, providing unsurpassed clarity often in excess of 150 feet. Molokini is a flourishing coral reef, where thousands of fish and marine animals cohabitate. The shallow coral reef at Molookini is teeming with a wide variety of colorful and fascinating fish and marine animals, including over 200 species of fish found only in Hawaii.

Magic Show at Kupanaha — A three-course meal and open bar await you as you watch the island’s best magic show that has been described as “on par with the best in Vegas.”

Luau — Located directly across the street from the Ho’olei, the Grand Wailea hosts a luau featuring fire dancing, lively music, and hula dancing.




Maui’s Famous

The Road to Hana is one of the most well known Maui adventures.  This day trip is a great way to see the rainforest side of the island.  Known for its winding roads and treacherous terrain, this 82-mile stretch is home to beautiful waterfalls, amazing hikes, bamboo forests, and black sand beaches.  If you can spare a full day of travel, this is not something to be missed!

Haleakala Sunrise — Enjoy the celestial phenomenon at the Haleakala National park with options to watch the sunrise or set. Watch a video of the sunrise.

Ocean’s Invitation is within minutes of the world famous Wailea Beach. With its white sand, teal waters, and beautiful views Wailea Beach is simply something that must be explored. Guests of Ocean’s Invitation have access to beach side accommodations that include chair and umbrella set-up, as well as snorkel gear, boogie boards, kayaks, paddle boards and other water activities rentals.  The beachside concierge is there to serve you!

Surfing — Maui Surfing Lessons. Rated #1 on the island. 2-hour sessions for beginners, intermediate boarders. Located at the Surf Shack, Kihei

Maui is home to some of the best adventures on dry land.

Zipline — Flyin Hawaiian Zipline is Hawaii’s longest zipline with 8 lines over 2 miles.

Helicopter Tours — Temptation Tour is Voted Maui’s Best Activity Overall. Up to 6 guests can ride in the luxury Limo-Van and fly in the comfortable air-conditioned helicopter to view hidden waterfalls, pristine rainforests and the Haleakala Crater before having lunch at one of Hana’s black sand beaches.

ATV Tours — Kahoma Ranch. Escape from the norm and enjoy the ultimate off-road activity on the backcountry of Maui with these ATV Tours offered by Kahoma Ranch.




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