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5 stars for the performance. 2 stars for the food & drinks.

We had to wait in line to be seated for a very long time as all the VIP guests were seated first at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ChrisReyes
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Sparks, Nevada
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Very Good Show, BUT, Don't Sit Close With a Toddler

We took the more expensive VIP seating. That allowed us to be very close to watch the show. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ehartlin
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Experience exciting lu'au entertainment right at our Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa. The sound of the conch, the beating of the drums, and the echoes of the Hawaiian chant signal the start of Hawaii's most exciting Lu'au. "Drums of the Pacific...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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200 Nohea Kai Dr, 200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
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I've been to 8 luaus (Maui, Big Island, and Kauai) and this was BY FAR the worst. My husband and I actually left right after the fire-knife dance. Costumes were like something out of Vegas - not authentic at all. In one act they had...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to the luau with my husband and our three kids, ages 8, 10 and 12. My kids loved the food as well as the adults. The kids were entertained by the show and loved the fire show at the end. That was their...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank bonnielr818
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had to wait in line to be seated for a very long time as all the VIP guests were seated first at the tables closest to the stage. Finally it was our turn to enter the venue and we had great seats. The venue...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank ChrisReyes
Reviewed 2 days ago

I thought this was very pricey for a Luau. I paid $271.00 for a general ticket. I would have liked sitting closer but I was unwilling to pay extra. I liked the buffet, but the dessert was lame. I thought the first half (while having...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank NormaFay
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were out celebrating my in laws 50th wedding anniversary. I reserved through Maui discount tickets and specifically mentioned the anniversary. I also called the Hyatt concierge the day of to confirm our reservation and made sure to mention the anniversary celebration again. The concierge...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank fncypnts
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very entertaining with vivid colors and some fun crowd participation activities. Enjoyed the music and the performances. The food left a little to be desired and the cost of the luau was quite high with VIP seating costing $168 per person preferred seating will cost...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TeriD324
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this luau recommended by our Westin concierge a few weeks ago. We paid premium prices thinking we would have a luau with amazing sunset views of the ocean. Instead, we were squeezed into a makeshift “performance area” in the hotel parking lot. No...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Lesbois1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The show started from the time we were seated until its conclusion whereas the other luaus that I have attended offer a band before the show. Here the band played while we were in line to be seated. The food buffet was good but not...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Planextrip
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the more expensive VIP seating. That allowed us to be very close to watch the show. The show was entertaining, with lots of island dancing. I thought the show was very good and inclusive of a variety of island cultures. The food was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank ehartlin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I have gone back and reviewed some of the reviews given and have come to the conclusion that who ever gave it a 4 or 5 was obviously related to someone working at the Hyatt or related to the "actors, actresses" there would be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Deemt
February 4, 2019|
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Response from Spotsalot123 | Reviewed this property |
We turned up 5 minutes before the time they tell u to and walked past the people in the other line as they had a seperate section for preferred seating and were shown in almost immediately. Many preferred seating people... More
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TwinsMN
December 1, 2018|
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Response from DaleL43 | Reviewed this property |
It is close to the beach but you can not see the water when you sit at the tables. It is all open air but there is a hedge around the venue.
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WannaGoThere75
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Darigregkat | Reviewed this property |
Yes as long as you are in line together and advise the. How many are in the party.
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