BEST OF MAUI 2015: Best Maui Businesses, Shops and Services Revealed

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Stand Up Paddle Store Second Wind Sail, Surf and Kite by Sean Hower

Maui’s Best Businesses, Shops and Services These are the top voted goods and services on Maui. We asked you Maui, what shops were the best, and you responded with your votes.  We tallied up all of your votes and posted them here. These top stores and services are the definitely the best on Maui, because […]

BEST OF MAUI 2015: Best Maui Politics, Community and Environment Revealed

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Best Maui Politics, Community and Environment Here are the top voted choices for politics and the environment on Maui. We asked you Maui, what politics, what issues are important, and who the top community leaders were on Maui, and you responded with your votes.  We tallied up all of your votes and posted them right […]

BEST OF MAUI 2015: Best Maui Arts Entertainment and Nightlife Revealed

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These are the top voted arts and entertainment on Maui. We asked you Maui, what activities, what live music, and who the top entertainers were on Maui, and you responded with your votes.  We tallied up all of your votes and posted them right here. These top spots for Maui nightlife, top people in the […]

MauiTime BEST OF MAUI 2015: Best Maui Restaurants and Bars, Food and Drink Revealed

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Local Food Aloha Mixed Plate by Sean Hower

These are the top voted restaurants and bars on Maui. We asked you Maui, what restaurants were the best, and you responded. These top Maui Restaurants are the definitely the best on Maui, because you said so. Read on for the best places to have breakfast, where the best service is, who is Maui’s best […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Local Clothing Designer on Maui Tamara Catz

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Local Designer Tamara Catz by Sean Hower

BEST LOCAL CLOTHING DESIGNER ON MAUI Tamara Catz Countless enthusiastic clients have elevated Tamara Catz to stand on the pedestal for Maui’s best clothing designer.  Many people have bought her threads, whether at her Paia boutique or from the numerous department stores across the United States and Japan which stock her designs. She even has […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Hardware Store on Maui Ace Hardware

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Hardware Store Ace Hardware by Sean Hower

BEST HARDWARE STORE ON MAUI Ace Hardware The radio jingle for this hardware store doesn’t lie. Ace really is the place with the helpful hardware folks. Its vast stock of supplies is ready to aid you in your next home remodeling undertaking or Pinterest DIY project. The down-to-earth staff adds to your powertool shopping trip. […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Ukulele Shop on Maui Mele Ukulele

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Ukulele Mele Ukulele by Sean Hower

BEST UKULELE SHOP ON MAUI Mele Ukulele The Mele Ukulele store is dedicated in making sure only the most beautiful melodies emit from their ukuleles when you string “Aloha Oe.” Its handmade instruments are constructed out of precious Hawaiian koa and other tropical tonewoods like mahogany. Playing one of the shop’s ukuleles is akin to […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Scuba/Snorkel Shop on Maui Maui Dive Shop

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Dive Shop Maui Dive Shop by Sean Hower

BEST SCUBA/SNORKEL SHOP ON MAUI Maui Dive Shop The Maui Dive Shop isn’t just a place to pick up a tank and some fins. The island’s most loved dive shop offers an array of charters, courses, rentals, and gear for sale. Experienced staff from diverse backgrounds spanning from a Navy rescue diver to world travelers […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Local Boutique on Maui

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Boutique Mahina by Sean Hower

  BEST LOCAL BOUTIQUE ON MAUI Mahina Creeping the Mahina Boutique Instagram feeds is one of my fave ways to get a dose of #ootd fashion crack. I guess Mauitime readers are on to them, too, for the best island style trends and reasonable prices. With locations in Paia, Wailea, Kihei and Lahaina, you can […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Place to Buy Music on Maui Request

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  BEST PLACE TO BUY MUSIC ON MAUI Request So we all know that life has become a series of digital files, but here’s the thing. I wanted a trashy London rock band’s sound, but the international politics of music files–which I am far from grasping–prevented me from hooking it up with a click. Enter […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Auto Mechanic on Maui Lahaina Foreign Auto

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Mechanic Lahaina Foreign Auto by Sean Hower

BEST AUTO MECHANIC ON MAUI Lahaina Foreign Auto Popped your tire on a keawe branch or insisted that your car’s problems were “endearing” because you defended it as a Maui Cruiser? Then it’s time to pop that buggah into Lahaina Foreign Auto’s garage and have Maui’s favorite car mechanics bring it back to functionality. @Jadeyylady […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Bookstore on Maui Barnes on Noble

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Bookstore Barnes & Noble by Sean Hower

BEST BOOKSTORE ON MAUI Barnes and Noble Okay, it may be Maui’s only book store (well, the only corporate chain that’ll sell all books of the Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy). That doesn’t take away from the magnificence of Barnes and Noble, and I’m not even referring to the cafe inside. Shelves holding topics from […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Swimwear Shop on Maui Pakaloha Bikinis

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Swimwear Pakaloha Bikinis by Sean Hower

BEST SWIMWEAR SHOP ON MAUI Pakaloha Bikinis You want to flaunt 3/4ths of the tush, but conserve the rest of that fraction. That’s where Pakaloha bikinis come in, a favorite amongst our wahines (and especially surfers.) Their cheeky suits are renown for specializing in not revealing your bum to the nice tourist family trying to […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Place to Get a Manicure or Pedicure on Maui VIP Nails and Spa

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Manicure VIP Nails & Salon by Sean Hower

BEST PLACE TO GET A MANICURE OR PEDICURE ON MAUI VIP Nails & Spa Just like the salon’s name promises, our readers are treated like very important persons when they go in to rejuvenate their nails with an array of colors and designs. Owners of the South Kihei Road nail shop, Derek and Lena, know […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Stand-Up Paddle Board Shop on Maui Second Wind

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Stand Up Paddle Store Second Wind Sail, Surf and Kite by Sean Hower

BEST STAND-UP PADDLE BOARD SHOP ON MAUI Second Wind Second Wind is the 3,500 square foot mecca for all of Maui’s water sports gear, and people especially flock to the store for its top notch stand-up paddle boards. The expertise of the staff, versed in the ways of boards and waves, puts you at ease […]

MauiTime Best of Maui 2015: Best Bridal Shop on Maui Elly’s

Mauitime Voted Best of Maui Best Bridal Shop Elly's Formal Wear & Bridals by Sean Hower

BEST BRIDAL SHOP ON MAUI Elly’s Readers chose Elly’s as their favorite bridal shop to visit before getting hitched because the boutique’s racks provide rows on rows of white to produce a wedding dress women have daydreamed of since their keiki days, featuring designers such as Maggie Sottero and Alfred Angelo. Elly’s has the tuxedo […]