South of Kihei between Wailea and Makena is Ulua Beach


Is a beginner to intermediate dive site, with depths of 20-45 feet on the outer reaches. Entrance to the dive is about a 5 minute easy walk from the parking lot. There is a gear drop off area nearer to the beach and a shower next to te restrooms.

Get there early parking is limited

This site has two reefs, one close to shore and another just a little further out from there. Follow the shallow rocky area where the reef begins on the right and eventually it gets deeper. Keep on the same heading when you hit the sandy patch and you will connect up with the outer reef

Directions: At the South End of South Kihei rd follow the road up to the left turn right on Makena Alanui. Afterabout .4 miles, turn right into the public access at The Wailea Renaissance.