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Napili Beach

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Address: Napili Bay, Lahaina, Maui, HI

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One of my favorite beaches in Maui

Beautiful beach to laze around and listen to the waves crash. Our condo was in Kahana, not very far from here so it was a treat to be so close.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful beach to laze around and listen to the waves crash. Our condo was in Kahana, not very far from here so it was a treat to be so close.

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Kennewick, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The beaches don't have too many people because there is a beach all along the way. We went early in the morning as the parking sometimes is a problem.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a GREAT beach. Beautiful little bay. My only complaint was that they did not have any public restrooms. We saw many turles. Nice place to snorkel but Kapalua had way more fish. Family friendly. Waves weren't huge. Close to restaurant for lunch- Gazebo. Didn't have to pay for parking so that was a plus.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there early for parking & just follow the path to the beach, calm waters & turtles. Most of the beach is good for the kids.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Located just above Ka'anapali and Kahana is Napili Beach. There are some nice restaurants and hotels there. The beach can be rocky but nice for snorkeling

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went snorkeling and swimming, ended up seeing more than one turtle! The sand was lovely, and the view was unbeatable. Lots of fish and coral to see for snorkeling, there werent alot of waves, as a lot of the larger ones were breaking much farther out.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is not to be missed. It's not a long beach but it's well protected and absolutely stunning. also, the Gazebo restaurant is at the southeast end of the beach....REAL good!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome beach, surrounded by condos. The bay is actually a cove, so the beach is somewhat protected from big surf

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Napili Beach is simply one of my favorite beaches on Maui. It has a nice sandy crescent shape with pretty good snorkeling. Parking can be tough on busy days and the waves can get big in the winter. Sunsets here are epic.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think this beach is great for families, but if you want any privacy this is not the place. People everywhere and can't lay a towel down on the beach without hitting another person. Turtles can be seen around the black rocks to the left of the beach from the shore! Very cool! We were here from 9:30-12 and it... More 

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