Maui offers a variety of elegant private ocean front or ocean view wedding and reception sites for those of you who favor guaranteed privacy.

Keali’i Nui Estate

The Keali’i Nui Estate is one of the finest and most Hawaiian private wedding locations. With its incredibly maintained 11 acres of botanical bliss, this truly unbelievable ocean front garden is located in lush and tropical Haiku, on Maui’s famous north shore. You will enjoy 180 degrees of unobstructed ocean views and the only noise beside the crashing waves will be your own happy heartbeat. You can tour the gardens after your Hawaiian Cliffside or cascading waterfall ceremony and listen to the waves of the Pacific ocean crashing 500 feet below.

Maui Wedding on a Golf Course

semi-private with Restaurants on site

Gather in Maui’s Lower wedding knoll

The two very elegant Maui Golf Course wedding locations both belong to Gather in Maui’s Restaurant in pristine Wailea and offer the perfect location for Maui wedding ceremonies and Hawaii wedding receptions. Whether it’s an intimate gathering of family and friends, or the all-out celebration of a lifetime, there are few places on Earth that can provide as lovely a setting as the natural beauty of Maui’s surroundings. Gather in Maui’s Restaurant, with its expansive grounds overlooking the Wailea coastline in South Maui, offers up everything under the sun – a rainbow of options for wedding ceremonies and receptions.

The very private Lower Lawn.

The adjacent Lower Pond

The Upper Pond

The Lower Wedding Knoll is located on the opposite side of the bougainvillea hedge, just below the Restaurant and by the private road that leads up to the Golf Course. It offers full ocean views, with the islands of Molokini and Kahoolawe in the background. This area is perfect for ceremonies of up to 50 guests, and is one of the most popular ceremony locations on Maui. The Restaurant has 3 reception locations to choose from:

Molokini Lookout

Located at the top of the Wailea golf courses above Gather in Maui’s Restaurant, Molokini Lookout is the perfect location for Maui weddings and cocktail receptions, as the grounds of this immense, flat, grassy area were designed specifically with weddings in mind.


Merriman’s Kapalua is the ideal place to celebrate your special intimate event. Merriman’s features two breath taking wedding locations and both are located directly on spectacular Kapalua Bay, voted best beach on Maui since 1995.The Kapalua Bay Knoll location seats up to forty guests, the Kapalua Ocean Front Bay Deck has spacious room for up to 200. A beautiful intimate Cabana on site offers unique dinners for small parties up to 24 guests.


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