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Makena Landing, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
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Reviewed 2 days ago

John was a great tour guide! Perfect for novice kayakers and snorkelers. One of the best coral reefs we have ever seen.

Thank Ryan F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself, my husband and 15 yo daughter had an unforgettable morning with our tour guide John. We are novice kayakers but, After a few simple instructions we felt totally confident during our trip. John led us to the most beautiful fish and there is no...More

Thank deniseray1971
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking time out to give us such a positive review! We are happy you enjoyed your time with us. Mahalo.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the 4 hour kayak snorkel trip. TS Olivia hit while we were in Maui. Maui Kayak accommodated any changes and promised refund if the weather didn't improve before flight home. Luckily the weather was fabulous, ourtoir was gorgeous, our guide John was fabulous,...More

Thank cbricknell
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the really great review! We love getting positive feedback. Mahalo.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great morning. Our leader Ram was great and took us to a couple of great spots. I love kayaking, it was my first time in the ocean and I felt safe and the water was super clear. I have always done the...More

Thank Mercedes G
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! We are happy you enjoyed your time with us. Mahalo.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We are non-swimmers and novice snorkelers....A day before our original schedule, they called us and mentioned that the wind and current conditions on Sunday could be possibly hard for small kids (our younger boy is a 7yr old who is still in early stage of...More

2  Thank Kirbz_and_Family
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. We love hearing from satisfied customers! Mahalo.

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Paul the owner personally took my reservation but forgot to input it in his system so we showed up with our two children at 7am to be told “Sorry” we don’t have any room for you! But if you like you can drive 40 minutes...More

1  Thank dmcoward1
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We are a family of 5 and booked this trip just after arriving in Maui. We were not experienced kayakers or snorkelers but were made to feel at ease immediately by our guide John. The location and scenery of the kayak trip were memorable and...More

1  Thank Frank T
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to give us a great review. We value your feedback. Mahalo.

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We did the kayak and snorkel trip in Makena Bay in July 2018 and it was one of my favorite things done on our honeymoon. You do not need experience with kayaking, as the bay is very calm and John is a great guide and...More

1  Thank KayTomp
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your really great review! We love hearing from happy customers. Mahalo.

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I had neck surgery 6 months ago and lost a lot of upper body strength)plus I’m overweight) so I was really worried about getting back into the boat after snorkeling. John reassured me that I would be Gina and I was. It wasn’t the most...More

Thank jusjan
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you for the great review. We love happy customers. Mahalo.

Reviewed 31 July 2018

This trip was amazing, while the Kayaking and snorkeling exceeded our expectations it was the professionalism of Rama when we showed up two days earlier for the tour and he turned us away because of the poor conditions that left a mark with us. He...More

1  Thank 49erwashburn
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

thank you for taking time to give us a review. We appreciate your feedback. Mahalo.

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OlivierM1294
25 March 2017|
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Response from Sarah N | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for reaching out. For safety reasons we take kids 5 and older on our trips . However, we do have kayak rentals from our Lahaina location that we can set up with 3 seats and you can do your own thing. Our hours... More
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Katie L
26 February 2015|
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Response from MauiKayaks | Property representative |
Hi Katie, This is Sarah, the owner of Maui Kayaks. I left you a voicemail earlier. We are so sorry that you had a bad experience with our company. Please except our apology and call me at your earliest convenience so... More
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