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Ka'anapali Beach

Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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US$ 132.88*
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US$ 88.95*
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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” (1,271 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (889 reviews)
“beach walk” (143 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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1 - 10 of 6,726 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We walk this beach every morning and beach it after. The water is warm and not too rough. Best beach in Hawaii!

Thank gardeningnana
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We drove to Ka'anapali from Lahaina for an evening stroll to watch the sunset and maybe take a cocktail at one of the oceanfront resort hotels. Having been on many other beautiful beaches around Hawaii this was certainly not one to be remembered. All of...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This beach is really clean not to many people when we would go down to walk . We had a great time swimming water was great .

Thank Rene M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Right off the shore is a good healthy reef. Good variety of fish and TURTLES. Calm water. Easy public parking. Long shoreline. Stunning beach.

Thank michiganmom
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a wonderful beach that you can while away the hours listening and hearing the waves slap the shore. Nice place to unwind and relax. An umbrella is advised to keep the direct sun off you.

Thank Vernon G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful holiday destination for families and couples, amazing weather, scenery is fantastic, snorkeling and water sports are fabulous. A definite must visit for Maui!

Thank 252sharlenew
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This beach is so nice and peaceful with some really amazing sunsets! The snorkeling is top notch as well!

Thank Victoria E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful beach and great views, but the waves and current can be more than most swimmers are use too. There are also days of relative calm, which makes it easy for the less adventersome.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 4 days ago

OK, lovely to be by the waters of the Pacific, but it's fairly narrow for much of its length and quite steeply sloping in parts. Not my scene, but it may suit you!

Thank The_Old_Brits
Reviewed 5 days ago

We love snorkeling. And when we can find good shore snorkeling that is free we cannot get enough of it. We stayed in Maui for a week and snorkeled these waters every day. Lots of people crowd around Black Rock - and there are plenty...More

1  Thank MickeysBestPal
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7 April 2017|
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Response from Mark J | Reviewed this property |
The beach at this hotel is not really a beach. KNPLI as really more to the left of it. However, there is free parking...and the beach is right there off the lot. Fils up fast, so get there early. beautiful coral garden... More
4 April 2017|
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Response from Jamie A | Reviewed this property |
We really enjoyed Leilani's next to the Hula Grill for one of our honeymoon dinner, it is a little nicer and fine dining if you are looking for that. Otherwise, Hula Grill is next door as well if casual is more what you are... More
Laura S
30 March 2017|
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Response from Bruce B | Reviewed this property |
No, but a lot of people do it anyway