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Ka'anapali Beach

Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
808-661-3271
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Ranked #3 of 62 attractions in Lahaina
Type: Beaches
Activities: Sunbathing, Swimming, Group tours/walking tour
Description: One of the best beaches in Maui, a favorite for relaxation as well as water sports.
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Vancouver, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

Beach walk is probably 3 miles each way and beautiful beautiful walk. Good exercise and lots to look at

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Hood River
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

What can you say,this location it all. Bring your own stuff, if you stay at a resort, you will pay extra !

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Petawawa, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 NEW

We spent the day at this beach while our cruise ship was in port. It is not too far from the cruise port, a short taxi ride. There are many hotels around the beach area, but the beaches are open to the public. We had a quick lunch at the Tiki Grill, and mai'tais at the Tiki Bar. We did... More

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Brantford
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 NEW

My favourite beach of the four islands I visited. Lots of room for everyone. Watch the sand. It gets very hot.

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Orem, Utah
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 NEW

Be aware... There are two beaches that bear the name Kaanapali. One is located in the heart of the Sheraton and other expensive hotels. This beach is where you'll find "black rock beach" where snorkeling comes highly recommended. PROS: the water is VERY clear. Corals fish and turtles are easily visable in the crystal clear water. The water is very... More

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vancouver
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 NEW

I didn't get a chance to check out all the beaches in Maui but i loved this one just be careful about stepping on the coral with bare feet

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Naperville
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 NEW

I am not one to like to go to the same vacation location twice since there are so many beautiful places but this place I have been twice and would love to go back. The beach is nice and lon with beautiful plant life off the back and a nice paved walkway between the beach and the hotels,resorts,or other properties.... More

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Breckenridge, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Loved our time on the beach.... scuba dive here, equipment available, see black rock and watch the diving ceremony. great restaurants along the beach.

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Miami, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Great location in front of Westin Maui and the security keeps people away who are trying to sell the guest stuff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Great beach for walking. Paved path at top for walking or running if don't want to get sand on your feet. Has good snorkeling toward Black Rock. Great location!

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