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Maui Kayaks

#17 of 65 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Kihei Features Animals
Makena Landing, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
+1 808-874-4000
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Makena Landing, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
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+1 808-874-4000
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1 - 10 of 342 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Did this trip with the family - me, wife, 18 & 17 year old sons, 15 year old daughter - absolutely wonderful. Our guide was well versed in the area, and we found great spots. Turtle town cleaning stations were really great to see. We...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our third kayak and snorkeling tour with John Shappell. We met at Makena Landing for a Turtle Town snorkeling adventure. John is a great guide and gets in the water and dives with you to show you the caves and sea life....More

Thank Carrie G
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. Welcome back! We are happy that you enjoy your time with us. Mahalo.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was one of the best experiences of our trip. Matt, our guide, explained everything as we paddled out, the fish and all the surrounding sights. Was very patience with my wife and I, an older couple, and made sure the kayak team stayed together....More

Thank RonBR549
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the really great review! We love to hear how much our trips are enjoyed. Mahalo.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an incredible time! We got to the area and Matt quickly introduced himself and gave us the run down of what we would be doing on the tour. His humor was great, and his instructions were concise and easy to follow. The whole trip...More

Thank Landon H
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed Matt! We pride ourselves on having some of the best guides on Maui so value your feedback. Mahalo.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first time on a kayak and my guide Matt made it easy and fun. I had an amazing time snorkelling and swimming with turtles and other exotic sea life. Matt was also very knowledgeable about the islands and wildlife. He made the...More

Thank mjguinto610
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time out to give us such a great review! We love getting positive feedback. Mahalo.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were told we couldn't go on the Honolua Bay kayaking, but said we could go out of Lahaina. We paid for the Honolua Bay trip, didn't get refunded the difference, went out in the ocean a little ways out, to snorkel, spent time out...More

Thank Cyndi O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our first time kayaking and snorkeling and we had an amazing time with the sea turtles at Makena Turtle Town and Eco Adventure!. Our guide John thoroughly explained everything from the kayak safety instructions to the extensive geography and history of Maui. John...More

Thank Vijay42
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the really great review! We like to think we have the best guides on island so value your feedback. Mahalo.

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Our family went on the Turtle Town Adventure with Matt from Maui Kayaks, and it was a blast! This was our first kayak outing and our boys' first snorkel trip. From the very start, Matt was welcoming and gave us great instructions to start the...More

Thank Maureen B
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for taking time out to give us a positive review. We are happy you had such a good trip with us! Mahalo.

Reviewed 16 June 2017

The short version: My family and I kayaked from Makena Beach, and had the pleasure of having John Shappell from Maui Kayaks as our guide. Not only did we snorkeled with turtles and saw other sea life, but John was able to preserve the memories...More

Thank OakleyOC
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you for the awesome review! We are so happy that your first snorkel happened with us. Mahalo.

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We had John for a guide on our trip. He was a lot of fun and had a lot of knowledge. He took us snorkeling where there were many sea turtles. We were lucky to find a pair of bottle nose dolphins. Had a great...More

Thank Stacieh674
Carole H, Admin at Maui Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you for the positive review. We are happy you enjoyed your trip. Mahalo.

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Olivier M
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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