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Your Maui Wedding Day at Makena

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Beaches, Beaches, Beaches! We have lots of them here on Maui; small, rocky, soft sandy, protected coves, big waves, pretty much anything you want for your dramatic backdrop we have and most of them are on the south side of Maui in the beautiful, currently unspoiled area of Makena. Once home to thousands of native Hawaiians, the Makena area is rich in history and unparalleled in beauty.

The rocky coastline rises out of the ocean and gives way to Dryland forest in an area that gets very little rain but boasts dozens of miles of beach, fishponds, tidal pools, snorkeling spots and of course, the occasional golf course and hotel. Fronting the Makena Beach and Golf Resort you'll find Maluaka Beach, a mid-sized gem with a gentle slope out in the water, a green grassy park and a beautiful palm tree lined avenue for walking with your best friend.
Beyond the Makena Beach and Golf Resort is an unspoiled, wild area of south Maui with a tight one lane road and the gem of Maui: Big Beach State…

The I Do's Have it! Maui Beach Wedding Bliss at Kapalua Bay.

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Looking for a fun and casual way to celebrate your wedding ceremony that won't break the bank but still offers romantic amenities and professional imagery? Do you need a location that will blow you away yet still is a short walk from the parking lot? How about a coconut grove in addition to a spectacular beach, just for grins? Well, we have that location here on Maui at it's called Kapalua Bay Beach, a beautiful crescent beach with white sand, black lava rocks and enough sea turtles to ensure you witness one of these incredible creatures during your visit there.

 Wedding packages run the gamut, from expensive 5 star resorts to the basic vows on the beach, Maui offers something for everyone. Marry Me Maui Wedding Planners offers reasonably priced full service wedding packages that include custom bouquets and professional photography all at locations like this:

Our ministers have been on island for years and have officiated wedding ceremonies for hundreds of couples. Sara and S…

5 reasons to plan a Maui Beach Wedding

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Actually, there' plenty more than 5 reasons but for the sake of brevity I thought I'd distill this article down to the 5 Main reasons you should plan a Maui Beach Wedding instead of doing the old style church wedding and reception for a couple of hundred people back home. Don't forget, you can always throw a party later!

1) Maui is a world class destination. Named #1 island in the world by Conde Naste travelers over the last 30 or so years, Maui provides some of the most spectacular scenery, beaches hotels and activities of any island in Hawaii. Our rural nature leaves plenty of open space and stunning vistas to enjoy as you travel the island experiencing all the adventures Maui has to offer. From farm to table tours upcountry to Powered Hangliding in Hana, Maui offers something for everyone at a relaxed slowed down pace. 

2) Maui beaches are no ka o'i (the best). From dark sand to white sand and everything in between, Maui offers some of the most spectacular and pri…