Maui Island’s Adventure-Sport Hotels
Ranging from two- to five-stars, Maui Island’s adventure-sport hotels offer you a variety of accommodation to suit your budget. Each adventure-sport hotel has sporting facilities on site, so you can five into outdoor pools, practice your swing on golf courses or work up a sweat on the tennis courts. After an active day, spend the evening relaxing in Maui’s beachside hotels’ restaurants and bars.
You can expect your hotel rooms to be a relaxed, island-themed space, where you can kick back and flick through satellite TV channels after a day adventuring around Maui. Guests can plan the next day’s hike using free WiFi while sitting on furnished lanais or spreading across premium bedding.
Adventure Places to Stay on Maui Island
The majority of Maui’s adventure-sport hotels are along the coast of West Maui. Get a sense of 19th-century Polynesian adventure by staying in the former whaling port of Lahaina, one of Maui’s oldest towns, immortalised in Herman Melville’s novel ‘Moby-Dick’. Today, Lahaina is a popular resort area with many bars, restaurants and leisure boat trips from its harbour.
For a golfing adventure, take a short drive up the coast to Kapalua, renowned for its award-winning courses.
Wailea is one of Maui Island’s high-end resort locations and has a reputation as an adventure playground for the rich and famous. Known for its spas, golf courses and gourmet restaurants, Wailea also has some eco-adventure tours sailing, canoeing and snorkelling the waters around the popular resort.
Hiking on Maui Island
One of the most popular areas for hiking on Maui Island, Haleakala National Park surrounds the dormant Haleakala volcano. Your sport hotel can arrange hiking tours on the trails that lead up the side of the volcano and into its large crater. There is also a good choice of walks snaking through the surrounding rainforest if you’re up for a more sedate adventure.
Explore Maui’s history on some of the walking routes through Iao Valley State Park. The site of the Battle of Kepaniwai is one of Maui’s most historically significant land.
Wherever you stay on Maui Island, you’ll be able to pack every day with sports and adventure before retreating to your hotel’s pool to ease your muscles.