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Ka'anapali Beach

Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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USD 132.88*
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West Maui Snorkeling Adventure
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USD 88.95*
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Sunset LIVE
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USD 73.90*
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1-Hour, Guided Jet Boat Tour from Kaanapali Beach
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One of the best beaches in Maui, a favorite for relaxation as well as water sports.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“black rock” (1,263 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (927 reviews)
“beach walk” (149 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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Reviewed yesterday

The beach is everything you would expect of Hawaii. Nice sand, long, great waves and great boardwalk along the beach. We were there on days when water was calm and then a day when there were 3 foot waves. Great fun both days, but do...More

Thank poser37
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tanned sand and narrow beach. No signs for ie. High winds. Limited access to water sports. Good access to hotels. Safe and no sellers.

Thank Chaperoneguy
Reviewed 2 days ago

Ka'anapali Beach is ranked #1 in the world for good reason. You can snorkel about anywhere (Airport beach and Black rock are excellent), the water is calm most of the time and comfortable. Sunsets are spectacular year round. In the spring you have a front...More

Thank MiKeeney
Reviewed 2 days ago

EVERYTHING is right there! Hotels, food, shopping, and great waves!! Be sure to rent a cabana bed and lay back and watch the locals surf. They love the beach and the locals make sure you respect it. No smoking on the beaches, public showers for...More

Thank Tabitha T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great views of Molokai and Lanai. Actually the sun sets behind Lanai so you don’t see it set into the water. Lots of options for places to stay. Great shopping and restaurants. Pay to park but you can get shops and restaurants to stamp your...More

Thank Ralph R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Easy walking along the concrete pathways. Not always signposted clearly.Great to see the range of hotels along the beach side. Good views of the ocean and othervislands.

Thank ianhb30
Reviewed 4 days ago

The beach is long with views of distant islands. Went during the evening and watch the sunset. Theres a path to the east with accommodations & a shopping center. But I find it too commercialized. At least the resorts are not on the beach like...More

Thank chris w
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed on Ka'anapali Beach while in Maui. It is a beautiful beach with all sorts of activities available.

Thank Tamera B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When leaving Highway 30 and approaching the fork in the road for shore access, turn LEFT not right in order to find decent and free parking plus great access to the beach. Drive until you reach the first public park on your right. It’s a...More

2  Thank RickPerry
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at a hotel on Ka'anapli beach and couldn't have asked for a better location to be. The beach was beautiful with nice soft sand to walk on. There is also a beach walk connecting all the hotels together if you would rather not...More

Thank flyawayCA
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Questions & Answers
22 October 2017|
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Response from Rachel M | Reviewed this property |
Four winds II has a 1 pm departure for snorkeling at molokini only.
22 October 2017|
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Response from cshell53 | Reviewed this property |
I have seen online other places that do go out later - into the afternoon. Everyone says' that the morning ones are the best due to the tradewinds in the afternoon.
Alisha N
22 October 2017|
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Response from blissroman |
You can use their bus public transportation. I have already checked out the bus schedules. It's very inexpensive. I think it's 2-2.50pp(must have exact change) however you can buy a daily pass if you plan to visit more than... More