Wailea News and Blog Updates

Grand Wailea heating up summer with barbecue event

“Fire It Up!” is giving a whole new meaning to the concept of BBQ! Savory and sweet eats from land and sea, local and international cuisine, celebrity chefs, plus drinks, music, keiki games, and an oceanfront location are coming together for this remarkable event in July. Here’s a summary from the press release:

Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort in Maui, Hawaii, will host the first Fire It Up! culinary event this July, providing guests and locals with a taste of tantalizing barbecue flavors from around the country. A live-fire food, wine, beer and bourbon event, Fire It Up! is deliciously curated to showcase Hawaii’s bountiful meats, seafood and produce cooked exclusively with fire. The event features culinary stars from around the country in an evening of beachside indulgence, coupled with live entertainment, exciting activities and more.

Read more details on Fire It Up! here.

Restaurant Week Wailea May 21-27, 2017

Savor Restaurant Week Wailea at 21 Participating Resort Restaurants

Wailea, Maui, Hawaii – It’s time again to make your reservations for the return of Wailea Resort’s now famous dinner promotion, “Restaurant Week Wailea”. This celebration of Wailea’s finest cuisine can be enjoyed at 21 participating resort restaurants throughout Wailea starting Sunday, May 21st through Saturday, May 27th.

Wailea Resort is well known for its award winning culinary talent, exceptional restaurants and celebrity chefs; will once again create some remarkable three course, Chef inspired pre-fixe menus for just $29*, $39*, $49* or $59* per person (*depending on the restaurant – beverages, tax and gratuity not included). To compliment these special menus, some restaurants will create wine pairings at special prices to savor with your meal.

maui food bank logo “The Wailea community has been a partner of Maui Food Bank for many years and has also proudly supported the organization with Restaurant Week Wailea since this popular dining promotion began in 2009″, said Bud Pikrone, General Manager, Wailea Community Association. Each participating restaurant makes a contribution to the Maui Food Bank for every pre-fixe entrée sold during Restaurant Week Wailea, as part of the resort’s community giving.

“This bi-annual has raised over $80,000 dollars for the Maui Food Bank and we look forward to helping again this year in May and November.” ~ Bud Pikrone

These pre-fixe menus are not valid with any other discount, coupons or promotion being offered at participating restaurants. Diners may contact each restaurant direct for reservations, as advance reservations are strongly recommended or visit www.opentable.com for select restaurants* which offer online dinner reservations.

No tickets, passes or coupons needed ~ simply make your reservations and enjoy!

If you use Facebook, please do join our Event page there and share with friends.

Open TableMany of the participating restaurants offer instant reservations via Open Table.

For more information visit www.restaurantweekwailea.com.

Best Spa Experiences on Maui

Travel + Leisure logoLocal Expert presents Best Spas on Maui

December, 2016 by Travel + Leisure

You can indulge in three of the five “best spa experiences on Maui” right here in Wailea. Local author, Kyle Ellison, includes the spa experiences at these local resorts: Grand Wailea Resort, Fairmont Kea Lani, and the Andaz Maui.

Read the full article on Travel + Leisure. >>

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