Marriott Maui Wailea AC Hotel Opens in Hawaii

Bird’s eye view of the Marriott Maui Wailea.

Located in South Maui, the Marriott Maui Wailea AC Hotel is a boutique hotel with 110 rooms, two food and beverage outlets, an infinity swimming pool, and a fitness centre. It is within walking distance of several beaches, shopping malls, and numerous restaurants

Hotel News:

AC Hotel by Marriott Maui Wailea is the first AC Hotels property to open in the Hawaiian Islands.

In fact, it is one of the latest of 180 AC Hotels to open in more than 25 countries and territories around the world.

To clarify, AC Hotels are a part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 hotel brands,

Destination Maui

One of the countless beaches that line the Maui coastline. Photo Credit: Pascal Debrunner.

Maui is the second largest island in the state of Hawaii. In fact, only the Big Island of Hawaii has a larger land mass. So it is even bigger than Oahu, where Honolulu is located.

And it is the 17th largest island in the United States.

However, Maui comes in third when when it comes to population. Both Oahu and the Big Island have more people.

Maui is a popular tourist destination.  And it is especially popular with active tourists. In addition to surfing, the island offers kite boarding, kites surfing, snorkeling, windsurfing, and other activities.

In addition to sports, Maui is noted for its stunning scenery, which includes curvaceous mountains, black sand beaches, and waterfalls.

Haleakala National Park is a dormant volcano. And Lahaina is a former whaling port, with a picturesque street lined with shops and restaurants.

Maui has three airports. And Kahului Airport has scheduled airline service to other parts of Hawaii as well as the U.S. mainland and Canada,

Hotel Overview

Hotel lobby.

AC Hotel by Marriott Maui Wailea has a convenient three-acre location on the sunny coast of southwestern Maui.

To start with, the hotel is within walking distance of the following beaches: Wailea, Ulua, Mōkapu, and Keawakapu.

In addition, the hotel is short walk of the following shopping malls: Wailea Village, Wailea Gateway, and The Shops at Wailea.

And for sports enthusiasts, there is the Wailea Tennis Club and Wailea Golf’s three championship courses.

Most importantly for foodies, there are 40 restaurants and bars nearby. Finally, the neighborhood has several world-class spas.


Room with king size bed.

The hotel has 110 guestrooms with 12 suites. And they all have a private outdoor lanai.

Rooms feature  ambiance controls to adjust the temperature and the lighting. In addition, there are both traditional and USB outlets. And these are conveniently located “in all the right places”.

Food and Beverage Outlets

AC Lounge.

The hotel has two food and beverages outlets.

AC Wailea Restaurant – the hotel’s  main dining room serves Hawaiian and European dishes and beverages. As an all-day dining eatery, the restaurant opens for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

AC Lounge – talented mixologists serve expertly crafted cocktails at this poolside tiki bar. And it opens from 11 am to 10 pm.

Hotel Facilities

Lounge chairs overlooking the outdoor swimming pool.

The hotel has an outdoor infinity swimming pool. And adjoining the pool, there lounge chairs, cabanas, and a hot tub.

In addition to the pool, the hotel has a 24-hour fitness centre. And it has the latest fitness equipment.

To clarify, there are exercise machines, free weights, lifting benches, and a stretching area.

Finally, the hotel has a fully equipped business center and library with a computer work station and printer services.

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Kaleo Kenui, Dual General Manager for AC Hotel by Marriott Maui Wailea and Residence Inn Maui Wailea

“Our new hotel seamlessly blends the AC brand’s signature amenities with Maui’s naturally-inspiring landscape, people and aesthetics,” Kaleo say.

“The overall design is an artistic rendition based on genuine Hawaiian experiences blending with modern life and a recognition of the diverse cultures forming Maui’s remarkable melting pot of humanity.


AC Hotel by Marriott Maui Wailea –  88 Wailea Ike Place, Maui, Hawaii.

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