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Clear Kayaks Maui

Makena Rd & Honoiki St., Wailea, Maui, HI 96753
+1 808-664-3000
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Great time kayaking

Rented from Clear Kayaks during a family vacation at the end of July. Two of us are very tall... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Troy, Michigan
A great way to get out on the water

Went with inexperienced kids but was made to feel very comfortable. Location was awesome. Be... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Rent "See Thru" Kayaks that allow you see all of the beautiful marine life, including sea turtles, dolphins, and color reef reef fish all in beautiful sunny Makena Bay, Maui, Hawaii!
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“clear bottom” (54 reviews)
“sea life” (26 reviews)
“turtle town” (30 reviews)
Makena Rd & Honoiki St., Wailea, Maui, HI 96753
+1 808-664-3000

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Rented from Clear Kayaks during a family vacation at the end of July. Two of us are very tall (6-8+), so I contacted them by email ahead of time and they recommended 3 kayaks for the 4 of us. It worked out great. Derek was...More

Thank koch2
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went with inexperienced kids but was made to feel very comfortable. Location was awesome. Be prepared for sun and to get wet. Be careful not to stare down for too long. Street parking or at nearby park.

Thank wilee67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my fiance went on this and had an awesome time. We booked in advance, it was just the 2 of us. Instructions were easy and we were out on the water in no time. DONT LOOK DOWN while paddeling if you get seasick...More

Thank cb58988
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This was worth the money. Booking on line was easy and Derek met us near Mekena Landing in a cheerful yet professional manner. He briefed us on how to paddle and where to paddle to. We did have 1 close encounter with a turtle, wishing...More

Thank Bodiddles
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great time with clear kayaks a few days back. Bottoms were very clear and we could see down 30 feet or so. Location was awesome, we could see turtles, fish and lots of different rock/reef structures. Instructor was nice and knowledgeable. Kayaks...More

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 28 February 2017

A clear bottom boat is a great way to see the marine life with kids who maybe are too young to feel comfortable with snorkeling. It's also a great way to cover a large area when hoping to see sea turtles. Best on a bright...More

Thank heidi71miller
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We had a great day on the water. Lots of turtles. Excellent service and pricing. Dereck was excellent to work with. If you have a fear of snorkeling or have difficulty swimming, this is a great alternative. I highly recommend an under water camera on...More

Thank Jsimscpm
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

As a repeat customer, I can tell you it is a must do...tropical fish, sea turtles and whale sightings... close up. Easy booking, and the owner, Derek, will work to assure the conditions are good before you hit the water, and you will have the...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My daughter and I rented a clear bottomed kayak and had a great time! On the first day we booked we got a call letting us know that the water was too rough that day and we were able to reschedule right away over the...More

Thank BrooklynSpike
Reviewed 9 January 2017

we were greeted by the owner who was upbeat and sincere. The kayaks were amazing and we were lucky enough to see tons of turtles and a few fish.

Thank Tania M
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James L
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Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
Leave him a message and Iam sure he will get back to you. I do not remember the cancellation policy
28 February 2016|
Response from ClearKayaksMaui | Property representative |
Aloha, We help you to launch our Clear Bottom Kayaks at a place called Makena Landing located in wailea it's about 10 minutes from Kihei. It is not a guided tour. We give you a little lesson and tell you about the area... More