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“black rock”(1,345 reviews)
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One of the best beaches in Maui, a favorite for relaxation as well as water sports.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Maui
Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful beach with a long stretch and other nearby beaches such as Black Rock Beach. Snorkeling is also readily available.

Thank Y3315JSjasonp
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Quiet and scenic! If you’re looking to unwind and chill out, you’ve found it. One of the most relaxing beaches I have been on. Just enough people without being loud, crowded or crazy as some beaches are.

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Miles of sandy beaches and some great snorkeling. Our first few days the water was flat and hanging on some floaties was the game plan. Short walk to Black Rock offered some amazing snorkeling and watching some daring cliff divers. I would and will come...More

Thank bhudda65
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful beach. Best time ever. Loved the color of the sand and beautiful majestic views. Water temp was nice and those we encountered on the beach were very friendly and helpful.

Thank karenwW8499EI
Reviewed 3 days ago

Sun, sun and more sun. Enjoy the beautiful tourquise water and soak up the sun rays. Plenty of beach to enjoy.

Thank CindyT89
Reviewed 3 days ago

From the moment the daylight brightens the sky to the last ray falls behind the mountain, this beach experience is spectacular. Food, activities and shopping are nearby to help you enjoy your experience!

Thank Janet L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Coastline gets a little narrow in places but overall a very nice beach. However the sand is not as soft or white as on the gulf coast of Florida. The water colors are beautiful but you have to be careful to watch for the sharp...More

Thank Minnie M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our best Hawaii stay so far! We will definitley be back here! Accomodations, service, location all perfection! Such beautiful memories we have!

Thank tlmnjm
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Such a lovely beach with sparkling blue water, deep sand and great views of boats and neighboring islands. We even enjoyed watching a wedding nearby!

Thank Dream178506
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's Maui... could there be a bad beach? This one was pretty close to perfection except for the occasional odor near the public beach access in between the condo/resorts...

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Rosemary M
12 November 2018|
Response from bhudda65 | Reviewed this property |
We saw one while just sitting on the beach as it swam by. They aren’t plentiful is it is more a luck of the draw. Good luck!
25 September 2018|
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Response from MsOrewa | Reviewed this property |
On the beach, expensive!
Lynette R
16 August 2018|
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Response from C S | Reviewed this property |
About a 45 min drive from Ka’anapali beach to the port in Kahalui.