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Kaanapali Ocean Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2780-A Kekaa Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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Cary, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We've vacationed in Hawaii maybe 12 times since 1990, always for 2 weeks or more - most stays using 'points' from business travel so we stayed at some pretty nice hotels in the Islands (on Maui, the Marriotts, the Ritz-Carlton and once at some old, old dive hotel by the airport :-) just because we weren't ready to leave just... More 

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Folsom, California
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This property is part of the Royal Lahaina, which is a nice property. The Kaanapali Ocean Inn is next door. It is on the beach but that is ALL it has going for it. The hotel is dirty. I don't mean just a little dirty, I mean NASTY dirty. Stains on carpet, stains on walls, etc. Then there is the... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This is in a great location of Ka'anapali Beach. Easy to get to driving. Restaurants and shopping are all very close at Whalers Village. There is a free trolley that runs as well to Whalers Village and other neighboring beach resorts. Room was large and even though I was alone, I had a room with 2 queen beds since they... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

The room, bedsheets were all clean. The shower room is very small . Inside Royal Lahaina resort and accessible to the private beach . We stayed here for 3 nights and I will definitely recommend this place for the half price of the RL resort.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We had reserved by internet and the pictures/description had nothing to see with reality. Room with a view on a roof, old fashioned room, old carpet and peinture in the stairs, no lift, etc. We decided to move to another hotel part of that resort and payed the difference. Good choice.

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Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Stayed 2 nights Hotel is old, out dated and in need of a lot of work, this is not a deal for the money, it is barely worth half the price. Wall paper peeling, mini fridge barely working, hvac very noisy,carpet worn, miny ants everywhere on second day. The beach however is great. all services is at the adjacent sister... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I recently stayed at the Kaanapali Ocean Inn on Sept 3 2014 - sept. 7 Im reading bad reviews . That's why I felt the need to write my own. First the inn does need updating with the rooms. But you have to remember your paying a small amount compared to other hotels. Im thinking the negative reviews are from... More 

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San Diego, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

If it weren't for being in one of the most beautiful places on earth, this trip would have been a complete bust. The hotel itself is in the Royal Lahaina Resort, so you get access to everything they offer. But it's obvious that the Kaanapali Ocean Inn gets put on the backburner when it comes to any repairs or renovations.... More 

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San Francisco, California
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27 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

If you have young Children or a senior citizen that can't maneuver stairs - don't check in and be fooled by the affordable rate. No elevators ! If you're traveling through for a few nights on a honeymoon and on a budget - don't ruin your trip either! If you have other choices on this tropical paradise - go for... More 

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Breckenridge, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This is a great hotel for budget minded travelers. Of course the oldest hotels have the best beach locations because they got there first. From my balcony I had both a mountain view and an ocean view. I could also enjoy the beautiful music from the Luau. Room has everything I needed including a fridge, and was quite comfortable. My... More 

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Address: 2780-A Kekaa Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
Location: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Lahaina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Kaanapali Ocean Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
Kaanapali Ocean Hotel Lahaina
Kaanapali Ocean Lahaina
Kaanapali Ocean Inn Maui/Lahaina
Hotel Style:
#13 Spa Hotel in Lahaina
#21 On the Beach Hotel in Lahaina

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