Kihei is one of Maui’s top destinations for visitors who want to get away from the crowded resort feel and enjoy some of the best swimming, snorkeling, and seasonal whale watching on island. The town is bordered by beachfront coastline, and there’s no better place to stay than at the Kihei Surfside Resort.

Kihei Surfside Resort

This property is ideally situated in South Kihei, adjacent to the upscale town of Wailea, embodying all the features expected of an island paradise. The resort boasts a six-story, 84-unit oceanfront building with a beautifully manicured lawn, a heated swimming pool, and community BBQ facilities. It’s an idyllic spot for watching those picture-perfect sunsets.

Kihei Hotel

Just a short walk away is Keawakapu Beach, renowned as one of Maui’s most stunning beaches. World-class golf courses in Wailea-Makena are only minutes away. The area also offers a variety of water activities, including windsurfing, snorkeling, and seasonal whale watching.

Guests can enjoy close proximity to The Shops at Wailea or explore the boutique shops in Kihei, making the most of the convenient location and spectacular views.

Property Features

Kihei Surfside features a sunset swimming pool, shuffleboard, putting greens, and a BBQ facility.

Additional Amenities

Private lanai, cable TV, free Wi-Fi, A/C (select units), and luxury linens. Every unit has beach chairs, beach towels, and coolers all ready to go for your best days on the beach!

Kihei Surfside Pool


There is outstanding swimming and snorkeling off beautiful Keawakapu Beach. Nearby activities include golf, tennis, and seasonal whale watching (December – April).

Kihei resort

Points of Interest

Humpback whales call Hawaii home during the peak season from December – May. Book a tour to experience some of the best whale watching.

Watch the beautiful sunrise of a new day from Haleakala National Park  and experience why it’s called “House of the Sun.”

Book an evening luau at a nearby 4 star hotel and meet new friends.

Snorkel Molokini. Boats leave from Ma’alaea Harbor, Kihei Boat Ramp or select beaches.

Snorkel and explore La Perouse Bay.

Check out Ahihi Kinau Natural Area Reserve for a marine life conservation sanctuary snorkel.

Experience a beautiful boardwalk next to the beach filled with birds and wildlife at Kealia Coastal Boardwalk Ma’alaea.

Visit the state’s best aquarium at Maui Ocean Center. Great family fun!

Zip through the trees on an exhilarating zip line tour!

Book an oceanfront horseback trail ride or an island countryside tour at a local ranch.