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Go there for sunsets and soft sand

We always visit this beach when we go to Maui. It’s a strip of beach along Kihei are that has soft... read more

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Judelyn V
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Amazing All-Around Family Beach!

Spent most of our time at this beach our last few days since it was just a short walk from our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sheri P
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We always visit this beach when we go to Maui. It’s a strip of beach along Kihei are that has soft sand to walk on and a beautiful view of the sunset.

Thank Judelyn V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent most of our time at this beach our last few days since it was just a short walk from our condo. Soft Sand, warm water, gentle waves, beautiful sunsets! Didn't get to snorkel but wish we would have since I have now read the...More

Thank Sheri P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we took the little kids to this beach, and they loved, for it is a great beach for little kids. the wavs were just right for them. only negative that there is no shade!

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kam 1 beach was one of our favorites on Maui. Plenty of sand, great for swimming, overflow parking lot across the street. Not crowded at all. Less crowded than Makena and Wailea. We drove over an hour from Kaanapali to find the sunshine in Kihei....More

2  Thank Chris R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great beach for the family. Clean area. An ABC store across if need a snack or other needed beach things (flip flops for me). Had turtles swim by too.

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great coastline is not rare in Maui but this is a good beach for sure. Might be a bit short on parking spaces if busy, but we scored front row so that wasn't an issue for us. The sand is great, you won't need rock...More

Thank Whatttup G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful beach park on the outer edge of kihei, before you start making your way to Wailea. It's gorgeous and a wonderful place to catch the sunsets!

Thank RayNJ08
Reviewed 23 June 2018

The beach sand is soft and warm. Plenty of room for everyone. The water is calm in the morning but rough in the afternoon. The sunsets are absolutely stunning!!! The snorkeling is out of this world, especially if you go north of the beach. We...More

1  Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Excellent beach for families. Life guards present. Showers. Additional parking across the street next to ABC store. Super fine sand.

Thank Dean A
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We actually used the north side of the beach which is called Charlie Young beach, but it’s part of Kamaole I. Nice sand, warm water and we spotted a few crab between the rocks. There’s a port a potty and showers. Beautiful spot to watch...More

Thank Alexandra S
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24 July 2018|
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Response from masoares | Reviewed this property |
I haven't gone to Ulula, but the rocks in the Kamaole Beaches are very close to shore, so quite safe for kids.
16 April 2018|
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Response from Pattithediva P | Reviewed this property |
Lots of sand
2 March 2017|
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Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
Kihei is more of a local Maui experience, great central location for all activities, but not as luxurious and vacation-touristy as Kaanapali. We loved the Hawaiian flair and comfortable options of Kaanapali, but usually end... More