Island of Maui

Wailea
Dining, Art & Shopping

 

Discover THE BEST of everything that Wailea has to offer!

This new edition of Wailea's favorite lifestyle magazine offers essential info and great reads! Our front cover features one of Wailea's most unique restaurants, The Restaurant at Hotel Wailea, where creative island-to-table cuisine is offered in two uniquely romantic settings. You can discover all the diverse and delectable Wailea restaurants inside this current issue.

Art Absolutely introduces you to artists like Dale Chihuly and other featured artists at Na Pua Gallery. Discover the world of Murano glass jewelry designs at Ki‘i Gallery. William Henry knives and pens are featured at Hildgund Jewelry. National Geographic Fine Art Galleries features a diverse collection of stunning photography. Hawaii’s foremost jewelry designer, Mikel, is featured along with elegant koa wood watches, bowls and sculptures at Martin & MacArthur.

Be sure to use our helpful Dining & Shopping Directories, loaded with information on Wailea's finest eateries and unique places to shop. These directories are a wonderful and useful tool to help make your Wailea experience the best it can be.

Our editorials include the essential Wonderful Wailea, focusing on the exclusive lifestyles and opportunities available in this world-class resort town. And don’t miss our articles on golf, beaches, Poi: Hawaiian Superfood, Hawaii Tourism History, and the history of Wailea (Hawaiian to Modern).

Wailea Dining • Art • Shopping Magazine is dedicated to helping visitors and residents alike get the most pleasure possible from this elegant and fun-filled resort area. Live Aloha! Indulge Wailea!
 

E L E G A N T  -  D O M I N A N T  -  E S T A B L I S H E D  -  I S L A N D - W I D E

A Great Directory & Timersaver!

The Only Dining Magazine Devoted Exclusively to
Wailea’s Fine Restaurants, Art Galleries & Shops
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  • Unique Island-Wide Distribution
  • Optimize your Ad Dollars with Cost Effective Advertising to Both Visitor & Resident
  • Annual Mailing to All South Maui Residents (Makena, Wailea & Kihei)

READERSHIP

Average Age Group
28-65 years
Average Annual Income
62% over $100,000
Region
8% Residents
6% International
86% Nation-wide Visitors

CIRCULATION

120,000 copies printed annually.

PASS-ALONG

An average of 3 people, other than the initial reader see each issue of our magazines. That means almost half a million people read our magazines every month.


ESTABLISHED

The Best Publishing has provided elegant and popular Visitor Magazines, within the Hawaiian Islands, over the last 3 DECADES. We remain the leader in print: year after year, decade after decade.

FORM, FUNCTION & USE

Best Guidebooks are designed to be a Constant Compendium for the visitor. The narrow size, easy-to-locate sections, easy-to-read format, thick cover stock and high-quality paper (used for the content pages), are just a some of the well thought-out aspects – designed to ensure that visitors will hang-on to this guidebook and use it, over and over, throughout their stay.

RESOURCE TOOL

When visitors are looking for "the best thing to do", our guidebook's name says it all and our user-friendly format rewards them with great local info! ! A highly informative guide, Best Guidebook can always be trusted to showcase tried-and-true, reputable, first class establishments.

DIVERSE READERSHIP

While we produce Regional publications, our readership is Regional, National and International. Annually, Hawaii welcomes close to 8 MILLION VISITORS. Statistics show they spent $14.3 billion dollars during their stay in the islands in 2012.

COST-EFFECTIVE

Our unique Target-Marketing Approach gives you direct access to your customer. Huge Popularity, Saturated Distribution, Top Ranked in Reader Response.

PROVEN PERFORMANCE

We have a Proven Track-Record of Success with many long-time clientele who choose to showcase their businesses in Best Guidebook year-after-year. More than any other magazine, it remains one of the best sources for direct-business on the island.

EXCLUSIVITY

Not just any business is allowed to advertise in the Best Guidebooks, and duplicate categories are never allowed. This ensures you have Exclusivity In Your Chosen Category within the guidebook, and all other advertisers are highlighted for their excellence as well. 

DYNAMIC

Unlike most national publications, Hawaii Visitor Magazines are shared. Each magazine is seen by an Average of 2-8 Readers and referred to multiple times.

SATURATED DISTRIBUTION

Best Guidebooks are the Most Picked-Up Magazines at locations that reach visitors as soon as they arrive, at their first stops on the way to their resort, condo or hotel, and other locations as they explore the island.

CONVENTIONS & GROUPS

Destination Management Companies routinely request Best Guidebook for groups attending Conventions, Special Corporate Events or Incentive Trips to the Hawaiian Islands.