Whether you are an avid or amateur golfer, be sure to get out and golf on Maui! Some people even come to Maui specifically to golf on some of Maui’s amazing courses created by some of golf’s most famous designers. Maui is a renowned golf destination with experience hosting major tournaments, including the PGA tour. Stunning views and consistent weather, make golfing on Maui a beautiful affair. Perfect conditions with sunny weather and light trade winds will greet you! Maui’s courses are challenging and engaging for all experience levels. South Maui’s courses nestled in the shadow of Haleakala are especially lovely. When you stay at one of our South Maui vacation rentals, you will be close to four different breathtaking golf courses! The Wailea Golf Club and the Maui Nui Golf club, each house spectacular courses for you to enjoy on your Maui getaway.
The luxury area of Wailea is home to the Wailea Golf Club, which houses three equally impressive courses for you to hone your skills.
Wailea Emerald Course
The Wailea Emerald Course is considered to be one of Wailea Golf’s more leisurely courses, awarding golfers, ocean views from every hole and carpet-like fairways. Each hole also has four to six tee boxes, enabling golfers to adjust according to their skill level. Test your abilities on this engaging South Maui Course!
Designer : Robert Trent Jones Junior in 1994
Wailea Blue Course
The Wailea Blue Course was the first course built at the Wailea Golf Club in 1972. It is considered to be a true Hawaiian classic that everyone should golf at least once. The course winds through the heart of Wailea with generous fairways and incredible views of Haleakala and neighboring islands.
Designer: Arthur Jack Snyder in 1972
Wailea Gold Course
The Wailea Gold Course is the most challenging of Wailea Golf Club’s courses. It hosted the Championship Skins Game from 2001 to 2007. It is over 7,000 yards! If you’re looking to push your golf abilities, this is the course for you. Difficulties include lakes, narrow driving alleys and fairways, and lava rock! This course has won awards from best design to best new course. The courses’ designer, Robert Trent Jones Junior, dubbed his creation a ‘thinking player’s course’ and an excellent test of golf ability.
Designer: Robert Trent Jones Junior in 1994
South Maui’s other golf club is known for being the most fun and friendly golf experience on Maui. Located in the heart of Kihei, just off of the Piilani Highway, it is near popular Maui restaurants and the Maui Brewing Company. Depending on where you are staying in South Maui, this course may be the most convenient. The course features exceptional views, hybrid Bermuda turf grass, and wide fairways. Their on-site restaurant Kono’s on the Green is the perfect place to unwind after a stirring game of golf with the delicious food, friendly service, and exceptional happy hour. Experience great value when you golf at Maui Nui!
Designer: Bill Newis in 1987