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Alii Nui

#2 of 11 things to do in Maalaea Features Animals
Maalaea Harbor, Maalaea, Maui, HI 96753
+1 808-875-0333
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Afternoon Turtle Snorkel on Maui
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The Alii Nui is a custom built, one of a kind, luxury sailing catamaran with a reputation for providing the ultimate in service and amenities. We limit the number of passengers to provide plenty of room to relax and enjoy. The Alii Nui offers Morning Snorkel Sails, Afternoon Turtle Snorkels, Whale Watch Excursions, Sunset Sails, Royal Feast Dinner Sails, Wedding Sails, and new event, Club Alii Nui. Measuring an impressive 65' from stem to stern and 36' port to starboard, she is truly the premiere sailing catamaran on Maui!
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
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Maalaea Harbor, Maalaea, Maui, HI 96753
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Reviewed yesterday

HIGHLY RECOMMEND! My wife and I did the Royal Feast Sunset Dinner Cruise. It was great! Tons of food for everyone, as much to drink as you want, and great views at sunset. Crew was very nice, boat was clean and water was calm enough...More

Thank Ross P
Reviewed 2 days ago

This dinner sailing was an outstanding experience, free shuttle from resort, outstanding service by crew, really great foods of a large variety. Open bar that serves GREAT Mai Tai cocktails, etc. The views of Maui were exceptional and the Sunset was spectacular. If you want...More

Thank Gerald A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family went on the Molokini Snorkel tour yesterday. In the end, it was a really fun day. We went out to the crater, and we're given plenty of time to snorkel and enjoy ourselves. Most of the staff was exceptional and helpful and we...More

Thank Tonya T
Jeff S, General Manager at Alii Nui, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Tonya T, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are grateful to hear you and your family had a wonderful experience. We truly appreciate your feedback regarding the number of passengers on the boat and we are sorry...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cannot say enough good things about the staff and hospitality. They truly were invested in you having a great time and went out of their way to please. Boat was tremendous and they did not crowd you on like I saw on other vessels. Food...More

Thank R G
Jeff S, General Manager at Alii Nui, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha R G, Thank you for your five star review! We are truly grateful for your kind words regarding our crew and so happy to hear your first snorkeling experience was amazing! What an honor to hear this charter was the highlight of your trip....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been to Maui with other excursions but this one is the best! Orion, Molly, Kelly, Brian, the very good Skipper. and ALL crew took us on an afternoon snorkel 3 hour tour, and unlike the minnow of Gilligans island returned to port safely &...More

Thank Jonathan M
Jeff S, General Manager at Alii Nui, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Jon & Robin, What a pleasure to meet you on our afternoon snorkel charter! We are truly grateful for the kind words regarding our crew and we love that you LOVE the Alii Nui. We look forward to seeing you again in the very...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family did the Royal Feast Sunset Dinner Cruise in our trip to Maui. This turned out to be a highlight of our week as the luxury catamaran was so roomy and comfortable and the crew was fantastic! The food was awesome and we were...More

Thank jacksonsmom34
Jeff S, General Manager at Alii Nui, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha jacksonsmom34, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful five star review! We are truly grateful for your kind words regarding our crew. We sincerely appreciate your recommendation and we hope you will join us again upon your visit to Maui!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My favorite thing we did in Maui! The crew rocks by making it silly fun and memorable. They are knowledgeable and prepared without being annoying. We enjoyed breakfast, snack, lunch and open bar for juice, water, soda and beer, all included in our package. I'm...More

Thank Christy H
Jeff S, General Manager at Alii Nui, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Christy H, Wow! Thank you for writing such a wonderful five star review! What an honor to hear this was your "favorite thing" you did in Maui! Also, thank you for your kind words regarding our captain and crew! We truly look forward to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the deluxe snorkel outing on the Alli Nui on July 2nd. The boat, crew and food were all outstanding! Beautiful catamaran, super well organized and well worth the money. Food and drinks were great and plentiful, everything you needed was available from...More

Thank Laura E
Jeff S, General Manager at Alii Nui, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Laura E, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us. We are truly grateful to hear you had an "amazing experience"! We are honored by your recommendation! Please visit us again upon your next visit to Maui. Mahalo & a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the six hour Molokini and Turtle Town trip. I went diving, my wife went Huka and snorkeling. My dive at Molokini was great. Saw lots of fish and even a moray eel. The dive master, Sam, was terrific. My wife wasn't as happy with...More

Thank Alex K
Jeff S, General Manager at Alii Nui, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Alex K, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us as well as your five star review. We are truly grateful to hear you are okay and that our crew took great care of you. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thought the catamaran for our snorkeling was awesome and top of the line. The crew did a great job as well once we were on board. Kudos to Peter for teaching us To Hooka. Unfortunately, we were supposed to go out to Molokini Crater...More

Thank Jennifer C
Jeff S, General Manager at Alii Nui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Jennifer C, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us. We are grateful for your kinds words regarding our crew and excited to hear you experienced Huka diving! We are truly sorry and understand the disappointment of not being able...More

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squishdirk
May 4, 2017|
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Response from Jeff S | Property representative |
Aloha! It generally takes about an hour to get to the snorkel location and get the boat moored up. This allows for about an hour of snorkel time on the afternoon trip, and a little more than an hour or so for each snorkel... More
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mrsk9306
April 22, 2017|
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Response from Carol C | Property representative |
Evening Sunset Sails and Dinner Sails are adults only excursions. Our Snorkel and whale watching excursions are children friendly.
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katrivbr
February 21, 2017|
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Aloha Kathleen... They are both great locations for snorkeling. Turtle Point, the Olowalu area, is one of Maui's largest reefs with turtles and sea life abound. Molokini is a unique and protected area with great... More
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