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Mokapu Beach Park

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Address: Wailea, Maui, HI
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Great Beach

Great beach. It was not crowded. It had great surf to play in. We weren't surfing so i don't know how it rated for surfing. Very active waves. Probably not great for small... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Dale525
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Richmond, Virginia
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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great beach. It was not crowded. It had great surf to play in. We weren't surfing so i don't know how it rated for surfing. Very active waves. Probably not great for small children.

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Arvada, Colorado, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Went to this beach this morning. Nice and peaceful. One end of the beach had many SCUBA and snorkelers. We went to the other end. There was only about 6 couples on this part of the beach. The slope of the beach is a bit steep, but that helps with some good waves. The clouds came in and even then... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Tip You can easily access this if you are walking along the ocean path (paved sidewalk) Pros - Calm waters - fairly deep beach - not too busy - nice sand Cons / Pro - if you like super long walks this beach along is not enough HOWEVER if you go around the corner you can continue walking on the... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Stayed at the Andaz and found Mokapu directly in back of the hotel. Every day we were there, the water was fairly calm. The views were nice and the sunsets were exceptional. A nice place to go to get away from the pool scene.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

This beach was meant to be a good snorkeling beach but perhaps we arrived too late in the day as not much prettiness in the water here. Fun wave and lovely views though.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

We loved Mokapu Beach as it wasn't too big and the views surrounding the beach was very pretty and picturesque. The only thing is the resort umbrellas and chairs dominate most of the beach. Other than that the water is calm to swim in and we enjoyed our time. There is pubic parking and facilities available.

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Stairs get you to the beach where there are enough waves for boogie boarding. Not great for snorkeling. Great place for photos and watching the sunset

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

Not a well known beach to tourists, and I suspect Andaz is fine with that. It gives them some exclusivity. Access is through the Ulua Beach parking lot, just break off to the right as you leave. It's worth visiting, especially if you want a drink at the hotel, but Ulua has better snorkeling.

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

We spent the better part of the day snorkelling at this beach. The water is very clear and just steps from the Andaz Maui resort. There are sea turtles frequenting the Ricky area to the left of the beach. There are many great spots to take photos and a very nice beach to stroll in the evening with breathtaking sunsets.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Mokapu is a nice little sandy beach which has lava rocks and swaying palm trees in the background. My husband and I were married there at sunset (on September 8). We had a gorgeous sunset and there were very few people on the beach. While there are plenty of people on the beach during the day(largely from the Andaz resort),... More 

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