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“wonderful site, waves were a surprise!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Napili Beach

Napili Beach
Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Ranked #2 of 101 things to do in Lahaina
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Allentown PA
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“wonderful site, waves were a surprise!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We hit this spot at incoming high tide, and loved the surf. We got in the water and found the surf a little harder to manage, say than KA'anapali beach. However it was super, and if not at high tide, would reccommend it. We also lost our items to shore surf, and recoverd some later,.. with much sand. If you hit a rouge wave, it can be a stealer!

Visited October 2013
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Hillsboro, Oregon
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“In Love with Napili”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We keep coming back to Napili. It can get a bit crowded but still not wall to wall people. Great water and lots to see when snorkeling. Our first year here- or in Hawaii for that matter my goal was to see 1 sea turtle while snorkeling. Little did I know that once you find the right spots you see many, everyday. So much to love here, looking forward to going back over and over again.

Visited December 2012
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Eagan, Minnesota
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“Great beach for family”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

This beach as everything....nice waves coming In that you can play in and even snorkeling. We got here about 230 which was a great time for us...found a parking spot since many were leaving by that time.
if you're looking for big waves go to Makena beach. If you're looking for nice waves for the family to play in..this is the place

Visited September 2013
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“Great snorkel”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Great place to snorkel you can start the morning by having breakfast at the gazebo best pancakes on the island then walk over and snorkel we always see turtles here.

Visited September 2013
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Seattle, Washington
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“Nice place to snorkel”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Find this out of the way beach to snorkel. If you're not staying in Napili, its worth the drive, not far from Kaanapali to the north. Nearbye restrooms and showers.

Visited September 2013
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