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Napili Beach

Address: Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Ranked #38 of 172 Activities in Lahaina
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Boise, Idaho
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

It is hard to find a better beach. It has it all. I think the next visit we will forego the rental car and never leave the area?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

We spent nearly every single day of our 9 day vacation on this beach; well a couple hours each day, anyway. It is clean and was not over populated. We saw sea turtles swim by a couple of days and one day we watched a whale and her calf breech and splash in the water about 3/4 of a mile... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Had dinner at the Seahouse restaurant for our last night in Maui and had great service and great food. Beach has waves on the south side and seems to be calmer for families on the north side. Also snorkeling was good.

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Vancouver, Canada
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37 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

This is a lovely little beach north of Ka'anapli. Hard to find and you need to park out on the road. It get's quite crowded and there are no facilities. You can use the washroom at the Sea House restaurant if required. Good for snorkeling and paddle boarding. Need a car to get there

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slidell, la
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

We snorkeled with a big sea turtle here and some nice tropical fish but it's a small beach area, we were behind napili shores, so it was crowded. The snorkeling was worth it though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Very nice beach! Beautiful. Not that large but very pretty. Some rocks nearby. Its better if you stay at an adjacent hotel.

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Washington DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

We stayed at a resort on this beach and visited it every day for a week. Plenty to watch -- whales spouting (in season), surfers, stand-up paddlers, an outrigger canoe race. Snorkeling decent if the surf is not too high. Public access if you are not staying there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Nice beach, Get there early as the real estate is slim and the tide prevents certain areas from use. Good sandy entrance. Nice crashing waves.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Loved my visit to Napili Bay! The water is lovely to swim in! There's soft sand to layout. There's a restaurant on the beach with a bar to add to your beach day! Overall I thought our beach day here was so perfect! Not as crowded or touristy as some of the other beaches. Kapalua Beach is a short walk... More 

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Gold Coast Qld
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Beautiful beach only accessed via hotels from what i could see. Beautiful views of Molokai and we could even see whales. Apparently turtles also visit the rock pools/reef although we were not lucky enough to see any. The water does come up high and does not leave a great deal of beach/sand. It also get deep steeply in some places... More 

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