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Drums of the Pacific Lu'au

200 Nohea Kai Dr, 200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
+1 808-661-1234
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My first luau

My husband, mother, sister, BIL, niece, and I went to this Luau even though we were not staying at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
flyawayCA
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California
Lu'au first

This was our first Lu'au. It was nice. We booked the vip so we could sit up front, set seated... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TapAway
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Calgary, Canada
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Experience exciting lu'au entertainment right at our Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa. The sound of the conch, the beating of the drums, and the echoes of the Hawaiian chant signal the start of Hawaii's most exciting Lu'au. "Drums of the Pacific" Polynesian Spectacular takes you on a journey through the islands of Polynesia, complete with a traditional imu ceremony and the exotic flavors of native Hawaiian cuisine. We feature authentic dances and music of the old Hawaii, Samoa, Fiji, New Zealand, Tahiti, Tonga, and Rarotonga in the hottest Lu'au Show in the Islands. See a preview of our lu'au here. Our Drums of the Pacific adventure includes:•Greeting with a shell lei and fresh mai tais or fruit punch for each guest •A delightful performance of Hawaiian music •Traditional arts and crafts demonstrations •Impressive torch lighting ceremony •Authentic imu ceremony - the unveiling of the main dish, Kalua Pua'a. •Friendly greetings by Royal Polynesians, followed by a Polynesian fashion show featuring the islands most exotic pareaus (sarong) in creative styles. •An all-you-can-eat generous buffet including Kalua Pork, Huli Huli Chicken, Grilled Fish, Polynesian Rice, Vegetables Makamaka, Tropical Fruits Anuenue, Soba Noodles, Lomi Lomi Salmon, Pacific Ahi Poke, Tossed Green Salad, and Poi (taro). •Lavish dessert bar featuring Macadamia Nut Lu'au Cream Pie, Haupia with Toasted Coconut, Pineapple Cake and Bread Pudding. It's a great Hawaiian Lu'au Feast served throughout the first half of the show. •Open bar featuring beer, wine, mixed cocktails, mai tais, and fruit punch. Join us for an unforgettable experience on your vacation. We'll see you there. ALOHA!!!
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“vip seating” (93 reviews)
“general seating” (48 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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200 Nohea Kai Dr, 200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband, mother, sister, BIL, niece, and I went to this Luau even though we were not staying at the Hyatt. It was the first Luau for all of us so I am unable to compare for you. The show was excellent. We really enjoyed...More

Thank flyawayCA
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was our first Lu'au. It was nice. We booked the vip so we could sit up front, set seated first, and eat first. It was worth the extra $. Show was about 1.5 hours with a couple of breaks. Singing and dancing was very...More

1  Thank TapAway
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great show. Beautiful costumes. Excellent dancing. Have never seen a show that spans so many influences on the Hawaiian culture. The food was plentiful and good. Served buffet style. Open bar. Not the best drinks but included in the price. Staff was friendly and attentive....More

Thank Sababbitt
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked general seating online and were happy with our seats. There were no 'bad seats. The dancers and entertainment were outstanding. The food was pretty good although it could have had a bit more explanation into the ingredients. Open bar is good and the...More

Thank ViG67
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I think it’d be a shame if this is the only Luau people experience. I did have a lovely picture taken and the food was fair. Short of that I thought the experience was fairly tacky with more emphasis on buying the goods at the...More

Thank danahG4700LM
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our first lu'au and we had a great time. The costumes of the dancers were beautiful and the dancing was great. The food was good, not great. The drinks seemed a bit watered down, but since they were unlimited it didn't matter.

Thank jbarclay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first Lu' au that we attended with small kids. We booked our tickets through the front desk at our vacation rental place. The location was amazing with access to sand on the beach. The event itself was entertaining and as a first...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No option to give a zero. My husband and I attended this event. While making reservations I informed the representative of my husbands anaphylactic sesame allergy and was told to not eat the chicken. Once seated we informed our waiter of the severe allergy and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great show good food high energy show. We had the VIP seating right in from which I think was worth it. Great entertainment and service is buffet Luau food made by and at the Hyatt. We were staying there so very easy to get to....More

Thank MikeJennyQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have attended many Luaus in the past however it has been several years since we attended our last one. The entertainment at this luau is very good however a Hilo Hattie shell lay, watered down drinks and almost enough food left us wondering why...More

3  Thank Springer077
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efthompson
8 May 2017|
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Response from MonicaSST | Property representative |
Aloha and mahalo for your inquiry. On our dinner buffet the only item with nuts is the fish. As Debra M stated, there is also a separate buffet of chicken nuggets and penne marinara for kiddies. On the dessert buffet the... More
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Steve L
23 February 2017|
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Response from MonicaSST | Property representative |
Aloha Steve L, Very glad to hear you have chosen Hyatt Maui for your accommodations and our Drums Luau is so convenient held right here on property! Just take the elevator home after! There are many vegetarian options on the... More
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960allanr
3 February 2017|
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Response from Tina G | Reviewed this property |
The audience is all on the same level and the stage is raised by about 4'. If you're not willing to pay to be up front, you might find yourself sitting farther back, and there's no guarantee they'll be able to see... More
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