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Drums of the Pacific Lu'au

200 Nohea Kai Drive, 200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
+1 808-661-1234
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Awesome luau at the Hyatt

We stayed at the Hyatt and this luau was perfect for myself and kids. The food was good with a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sydney_Traveller81
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Sydney
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Great Show, but too commercial

We had this tour booked thru our cruise as I'm sure the other 500 people there did also. That's... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
dad414
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Beacon, New York
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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!!!
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  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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200 Nohea Kai Drive, 200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed at the Hyatt and this luau was perfect for myself and kids. The food was good with a great variety and we really enjoyed the show! My kids loved it which was important and kids under 6 are free which was very appealing...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had this tour booked thru our cruise as I'm sure the other 500 people there did also. That's part of the negative. Too many people so you end up sitting too far away to really see well or take good pictures/videos. The food was...More

1  Thank dad414
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good luau. This is the 6th luau I have been to and my 2nd in Maui. It's one of the better ones but not the best. Lots of vegetarian options which was awesome the show seemed rushed and to much time spent with guest...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First time and got VIP seating, worth the extra cost. Had parking ticket validated by server Food is buffet style with drinks by server, service was attentive to you needs Show was excellent with great stage background and lighting. Would come again

Thank Perkadventures
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a good show. Food and drink was good, weather was awesome, servers kept the drinks coming, drinks were watered down a little but its endless, so enjoy. Fast and organized effort to get people up and to the buffet. Show was well done, people...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Waiting outside in the sun was not so great. A little shade would've done wonders for the crowd in line to enter. We were out there for quite a while and baking. Hosts were friendly. Food was above-average. Music was good. Fashion show was a...More

1  Thank tallminded
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lu'au was a great survey of polynesian culture. We liked seeing examples of dance from New Zealand, Tahiti, and other islands as well as Hawaii.The food was delicious, the setting was beautiful, and the show was spectacular. We especially appreciated how often our server...More

1  Thank Outdoorsytravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Luau had reasonably good food for a large event, helpful staff and an open bar. Show was good, but with limited number of performers by comparison. Recommended, for a more modern presentation and review of the numerous Polynesian cultures. Parking validation at Hyatt is...More

Thank Dick C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was ok, drinks were ok, dessert ok and performance good but a little to long. At times it felt like we were at a wedding reception.

Thank wkeller228
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok so first up the luau was held in our resort which was a plus as was the 2 for 1 ticket offer we got with our holiday package but it was something we would definitely pay full price for. We had been told before...More

Thank Joanne W
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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
22 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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