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One of the Biggest Reasons to Come to Maui

As with an beach, your experience is weather-dependent. We were there for four days in early... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
laurielagrone
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Orland, California
Place to Relax

When my husband and were there it was very relaxing. The water is so clear and calm as i watch my... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sprice318
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Denver, Colorado
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Napili Bay, Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As with an beach, your experience is weather-dependent. We were there for four days in early October and the water was kind of cloudy from a typhoon 1000 miles away. That meant great waves! Our teenagers played in the surf as long as we let...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

When my husband and were there it was very relaxing. The water is so clear and calm as i watch my hubby snorkel under the water. Late afternoon we sit in our launch chair and watch the sun goes down slowly. If you want to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lived in Napili, swam here everyday for 5 years. So many memories, don't miss the turtles in the cove next to the beach.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beach was beautiful with soft sand and small shore surf. Had some close outside rollers that would be perfect for the beginning surfer or boogie boarding. Snorkeling and paddle boarding is nice too.

Thank Christopher E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife & I were headed into the bay to snorkel on the morning of Oct. 1st & heard a loud air raid siren sounding. There was some confusion for most people in the water as to what the siren meant. I told my wife...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent the morning here, the water was pretty calm and there were plenty of trees to find a shady spot.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is small compared to some of the others on Maui. But we always enjoy going there. you have to go early as there is very little parking.

Thank one49er
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like most bays, this one is very calm with minimal waves however it is very steep so not the best for walking plus it's not very long. However, the sand is very pretty and still soft although not as fine as those in the Caribbean....More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a bit over four miles north of Lahaina on the Honokowai Highway, Route 30, is the idyllic crescent white sand beach of Napili. Ringed by low rise condominium developments that have been there for years, Napili has limited parking if you're not staying at...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are so many great beaches in Maui, it would be an injustice to pick one as a favorite - most are beautiful in so many ways. Napili is an absolute gem in a beautiful location and surrounded by incredible views in every direction. The...More

Thank George M
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Kristen C
13 May 2018|
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Response from elizabeth534 | Reviewed this property |
There are no public restrooms at the beach or place to rent chairs. Sorry. Have a great trip!
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Jscbird
3 May 2018|
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Response from elizabeth534 | Reviewed this property |
Napili Bay is great for young kids. The bay provided a lot shelter.
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Steve98250
8 April 2018|
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Response from lizSiouxFalls_SD | Reviewed this property |
if you get there around 7am, there is a nice lot. otherwise people were parking on the road and walking. PS I love Friday harbor.
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