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Kapalua Beach

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Address: Ritz Carlton, Kapalua, Maui, HI
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Have been to Maui 3 times now, both with our entire family with mixed ages from 6 to 50. There is no better place to have kids enjoy the beach, very mild water edge, and fantastic... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
reyfrijol
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Prineville, Oregon, United States
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Prineville, Oregon, United States
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been to Maui 3 times now, both with our entire family with mixed ages from 6 to 50. There is no better place to have kids enjoy the beach, very mild water edge, and fantastic snorkeling. The Maui Snorkeler Guide is how I found this place in the first place, and every time our family returns, we try other... More 

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Mount Holly, New Jersey, USA
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44 reviews
27 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very nice but busy beach where you can do just about everything. My adult son and daughter spent 4 hours on the beach and loved it.

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San Francisco, California
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my favorite beach in Maui. I saved it for the last day so we could do an early morning snorkelling session, which was absolutely worth it. The reef is everywhere out there and teeming with fish. It was beautiful. We saw a large, lazy turtle just chillin on the bottom of the ocean floor with no one to... More 

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perth
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As above cant beat it one of the nicest bays in Maui, SUP Boarding available, really good snorkelling, some surfing out on the point break, whale sighting just too many:)

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Akron, OH
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47 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very picturesque beach, crescent shaped, well protected from the northwest swells in the winter, but it does get some wave action. That makes it a bit of a challenge to get in the water, but once in the scenery under it is very good. Lots of coral, some no longer living but a lot still alive, and... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Private and calm beach. A little remote from happening Maui, but a great place to snorkel. Highly recommend,

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Calgary, Canada
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126 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a smaller, steeper-pitch beach, but it's awesome in so many ways. There are washrooms and outdoor showers on cement posts to rinse off sand. On the north and south ends of the beach, the water is accessible for snorkelling and is excellent for boogie-boarding! The middle area of the beach has rock formations. The waves are mild so... More 

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Minnesota
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34 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here one morning to snorkel. Lovely little area and beautiful beach with great snorkeling. The wind picked up while we were there and it got a big rough so we came out, but would definitely visit here again on our next trip.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simple beach. Nothing really set this apart from others. Very relaxing. We loved every moment. Just the simple sound of the small waves crashing on the uncrowded shore was easy to enjoy.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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41 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The waves are high right now due to higher winds making the waves gorgeous. We sat on the shoreline and watched natures wonders entertain us. A must trip when in Maui.

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