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Address: Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
Phone Number: 808-661-3271
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One of the best beaches in Maui, a favorite for relaxation as well as water...

One of the best beaches in Maui, a favorite for relaxation as well as water sports.

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West Maui Snorkeling Adventure
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Laid back Beach

Nice beach and way less crowded than Waikiki. Get closer to the black rock Sheraton if possible for prettier water and less waves.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Dallas TX
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Dallas TX
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46 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice beach and way less crowded than Waikiki. Get closer to the black rock Sheraton if possible for prettier water and less waves.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The water at Kaanapali is amazingly clear. We saw schools of glittering fish and while watching the cliff jumpers. Superb!

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Thank amboise11f
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Kaanapali Beach is probably the best beach destination on Maui if here on vacation with kids. The beautiful, long beach has all the famous hotels and condos but it is never crowded. The surf rumbles in but is safe for all ages. A great parking find is local/open parking which is located on the entry side resort of the mall.... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautiful, clean and uncrowded beach at the front of the many Ka'anapali Beach resorts. It is a steep beach which must be entered with care and between the red flags (surf life savers on patrol). Water is as warm as a bath year around. There is a reasonable rip on most parts of the beach. This is common on... More 

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New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just as the title states. This beach is kept very clean and neat. Its great to walk on, snorkel, and do some shore diving given the close proximity of the reef. My favorite part was the awesome sunsets you can be treated to each clear night. What a great part of Maui.

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North Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ka'anapali Beach is a wonderful beach. My husband, our son and I used to snorkel there (we no longer snorkel as my husband can't be in the sun). It's a popular beach and there always seems to be something going on. Our son proposed to his wife on this beach! Whaler's Village which is on this beach has wonderful stores... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It seems a bit busy with heavy crowds but clean water and nice beach where you can have a great time!

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow this Beach was fantastic what a beautiful way to see the Hawaii Maui coastline. We would definitely visit this area of Maui again it was beautiful spectacular sunsets and the food was incredible. This is one of the finest islands in Hawaii for sure.

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Thank JKDuggan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was there in late September, and the beach was great. The only drawback -- a lot of people. But, early mornings were serene and refreshing.

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Daleville, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Please snorkel near the black cliff rocks! Excellent beach & snorkeling. The Sheraton Maui is your best bet to stay!

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