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Ka'anapali Beach

Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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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%
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“beautiful beach” (1,013 reviews)
“black rock” (1,335 reviews)
“beach walk” (164 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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"beautiful beach"
in 1,013 reviews
"black rock"
in 1,335 reviews
"beach walk"
in 164 reviews
"whalers village"
in 326 reviews
"soft sand"
in 144 reviews
"lanai and molokai"
in 86 reviews
"fish"
in 482 reviews
"great snorkeling"
in 190 reviews
"favorite beach"
in 99 reviews
"the north end"
in 86 reviews
"clear water"
in 102 reviews
"paddle boarding"
in 98 reviews
"sea turtles"
in 227 reviews
"whale watching"
in 110 reviews
"waves"
in 786 reviews
"sheraton"
in 399 reviews
"rocks"
in 317 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

A week in Maui was our dream vacation. Ka'anapali Beach was beautiful. We aren't much for water sports, but they were available. The sun is brutal, but if you can find a lounge chair under a palm tree, you will feel that all is well...More

Thank CaelynsNana
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice clean beach for snorkeling and playing. Saw turtles which was a bonus. The sunsets were magnificent!

Thank Heather B
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Reviewed yesterday

I've been coming to this beach for 30 years. It is beautiful, and has a great path to walk the entire beach, or of course you can walk down along the beach. There are wonderful hotels, great restaurants, and shopping at Whalers Village.

Thank Tracey and Tony W
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ka'anapali Beach is about 2.5 kilometers long and is a great for an afternoon or evening walk. You can walk in the sand and surf. Or you can rinse the salt and sand off your feet and walk on the paved beachwalk. At any point,...More

Thank funpig07
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We walked on the beach. It was clean . We stayed at the Westin Spa and Resort which was right on the beach. The kids spent most of their time in the pool at the resort rather than on the beach.

Thank Jo-Ann G
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Easy to get to, clean and relaxing. Get there a bit early and enjoy it all. Snorkeling, sea turtles and whales.

Thank Scott W
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Reviewed 2 days ago

By far the most breathtaking sunsets i have ever seen. Amazing beach, the views, the late evening walks, the turtles there are no words. By far the best area to stay in Maui. Loved it. Can't wait to go back.

Thank kpat1618
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This beach is just beautiful. I love the sound of the ocean coming to shore and this is a beautiful place to sit and listen.

Thank 558rhonda
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to relax and unplug. Not too crowded and plenty of room to have your own space and enjoy the beach and the ocean.

Thank Debbie W
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A beautiful beach conveniently located to many hotels, with lovely views. There a multiple free parking lots available along the beach if driving. We saw a turtle while wading in the water. There are also boats, kayaks, surfboards available for rental.

Thank Mahelet M
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Amanda U
4 May 2018|
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Response from cheftod67 | Reviewed this property |
There pavilions with restrooms at the beach park by the Westin villas resort. There is a board walk that runs for a couple of miles along the beach. Pick a spot And go swim. Have a great time
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brownieLuv2trvl
16 February 2018|
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Response from Joanne C | Reviewed this property |
Definitely road construction so expect delays. The far north end of beach under beach refurbishment as well. Just take your time and expect delays.
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Asis B
9 January 2018|
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Response from GrandmaM59 | Reviewed this property |
No. Too bad though
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