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Great for calm water relaxing

When the surf is up, go to Baby Beach. The reef takes the sting out of the waves. Very calm water... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Carrollton, Illinois
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We had SO much Fun here!

I LOVED this beach. The water was much warmer than the beaches we visited on the north shore of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ashley L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When the surf is up, go to Baby Beach. The reef takes the sting out of the waves. Very calm water and an enjoyable place to spend an afternoon. Just 9 miles down the road you have sea turtles every afternoon

Thank Rickylalane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I LOVED this beach. The water was much warmer than the beaches we visited on the north shore of the island, and it was also much calmer. The waves were hardly waves at all (more like water just lapping the beach). We stayed here for...More

Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The perfect go to place with kids! Waves are calm, snorkle and releax! Locals are friendly and helpful! We wanted to go back a second day but didn't have time!

Thank HBea
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We went because we had a young one and it was close by. You don't have big waves or an undercurrent .Manmade reef kept big waves away, but our 9 year old got bored quickly. Maybe go with a baby for a dip. The wind...More

Thank lovesbabies
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Easy to reach, with a restroom and shower right by. Close to the main drag, but not so close that you won't be able to relax and enjoy the sounds of surf and sand. Ahhhh!

Thank Deb A
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

I was so emotional while walking on the Baby beach because I found this beach on Friday afternoon then I had to leave the next morning. I wished I had been found it the first day I came so I could enjoy more on that...More

1  Thank marytran452
Reviewed 8 May 2018

If you have little ones with you, or are just looking for a mellow place to take a dip and relax on the beach, Baby Beach in Lahaina is the spot for you. The beach was crowded, but not overly so. We got there mid-day...More

Thank JordanJ1369
Reviewed 20 April 2018

A fun place to experience some big waves, lovely sand and warm sun. Very near to Paia so great to head off the beach for lunch.

Thank KLCalgary
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Read some reviews for this beach and we always look for beaches that are less travelled. We were travelling with a 5 year old, so the waves had to be somewhat calm. It did not disappoint. We arrived before the rush so we got pretty...More

2  Thank HikingHonu
Reviewed 25 March 2018

The only time we go to this beach is when we with children. Very safe beach. Beautiful like all Maui beaches but exceptional for children

Thank Wise_Eagle
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