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Favorite beach. Absolute FAVORITE!

This beach was no doubt the favorite one we visited while in Maui. We arrived very early in the... read more

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Edmonton, Canada
Beach beach in Maui

We love Napili Beach! Beautiful crystal clear waters with lots of snorklers. We didn't snorkel this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday

This beach was no doubt the favorite one we visited while in Maui. We arrived very early in the morning, got a nice close parking spot along the road, set up our towels, and hit the water. This was our first ever experience snorkeling and...More

Thank OnTheGoFamily_12
Reviewed 4 days ago

We love Napili Beach! Beautiful crystal clear waters with lots of snorklers. We didn't snorkel this time around as we were vacationing with our young kiddos but we have in the past and there are lots of fish and coral to discover. A bit wavy...More

Thank travel_bug0122
Reviewed 4 days ago

We Love Napili beach, The sandy side is nice to bring a chair and catch some rays or boogie board. Its a great place for photos, as you walk to the left it becomes very rugged, so wear sturdy sneakers if you tide pool the...More

Thank smsdes
Reviewed 6 days ago

Plan a full day stay and come early- Early because parking is limited though there will be extra places along the road- and don't forget to watch for people who just stopped for pictures- Why here?Because the kids- all of us..can enjoy the turtles that...More

Thank Keith J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is great for snorkeling and swimming. The water was calm and the surroundings were beautiful. The snorkeling here was pretty good also, be on the lookout for turtles.

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gentle waves break on this picturesque beach sandwiched between Napili Point where waves break over lava formations and the Napili Kai.

Thank Sheryl R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach that is surrounded by beach resorts/hotels. There are several access points and one that will be popular for many is via the walk way to the Sea House restaurant from the public parking at Kapulua. Good snorkelling and reefs with good visibility although...More

1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite the busy beach, Napili is a great place to snorkel. Parking on the streets around the beach and resorts is available with only a short walk required. The reef is close to the shore and had great fish diversity and quantity.

Thank Grant F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely cove with easy sandy beach that won't tear your skin apart like other more remote locations. There's a little cove within the cove where you can really see some amazing fish and turtles!

Thank rbronder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Napili Beach was one of our kids favorite places to boogie board and play in the waves when we were on vacation. The beach is a little shorter than some other beaches, but other than that it is a fun and beautiful place to spend...More

Thank Karen C
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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!
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.
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.