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Address: 65 Kai Ala Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761

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One of our favorites.

Good snorkelling, large beach that doesn't feel crowded like the one on the other side. Ample parking and facilities are available. Only downside is no food etc. available for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
obiwan69
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Alberta
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Alberta
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Good snorkelling, large beach that doesn't feel crowded like the one on the other side. Ample parking and facilities are available. Only downside is no food etc. available for purchase but then again you can bring your own.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This beach has a restroom and a nice and safe shallow sandy beach for small children. (no undertow). The rock formations that are out farther eliminate the large waves and undertow. Great spot to explore snorkeling on your own without having to pay for a tour. Plenty of parking and just across from snorkel rental Boss Frogs and the Farmer's... More 

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Bristol, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Nice park with lots of parking, picnic tables and restrooms. It was a little windy when we visited, so we didn't stay long. Lots of people were snorkeling, and there were a few divers out. Wish we had visited on a calmer day.

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Murphys, California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
16 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Located between the Aston Maui Kaanapali Villas and the Westin Resort, this is a lovely little green space where locals gathered in the evenings with their dogs - lot of fun to watch the interaction. The snorkeling in front of the beach is outstanding.

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Seattle, Washington
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Now the beach area has showers, grass, parking lot, picnic area, restrooms and way more people but the snorkeling is still the same! I love this place when you had to hike through the kiawe bushes to get through and parked on the old runway to the old airport but now it's slick and accessible and better in some ways.... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

A great place to relax and enjoy the beach especially during the afternoon. Being the west side of the island, and Hawaii having very clear atmosphere, the sunsets are phenomenal! There are many things to do around here such as snorkeling, swimming, restaurants, bars, etc. I wouldn't recommend it for advanced surfers since the waves are not as big as... More 

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Boerne, Texas
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115 reviews 115 reviews
52 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We really love the relaxed atmosphere at this beach. It's nice to have a grassy area above the beach to set up your blankets and chairs, with a little shade from the trees, and restroom facilities. Snorkeling here may not be as great as some other beaches but it is more peaceful especially after coming over from Kaanapali where there... More 

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Rochester, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We did a shore dive from Kahekili beach. The ocean waves were not too high and the visibility of the water was good. There was plenty of parking if you go in the early to mid morning. The beach is clean and well maintained.

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Colorado
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83 reviews 83 reviews
19 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

There are a lot of ways to enjoy this beach. There is a grassy area just above the beach for those who prefer to have solid ground to set up their beach site or throw a frisbee. There is a nice beach for those who want to lay in the sand. There is a covered area for picnics that can... More 

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Edmonton
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Just a little south of our Hotel - the Aston Mahana at Ka'anapali lay this beach area. A nice quiet area compared to the bustly area by the Black Rock near the Sheraton Hotel.

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