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Ka'anapali Beach

Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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One of the best beaches in Maui, a favorite for relaxation as well as water sports.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“black rock” (1,250 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (911 reviews)
“beach walk” (145 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Off Hwy 30, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Maui is Maui. The whole island is beautiful. I gave it a 4 star because it's all resorts and manicure lawns and sales reps everywhere offering time share units with free this and that. You are not going to be bombarded everyday but it's there....More

Thank MarijaDvk
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were in the Kaanapali Beach Hotel in October, which walks straight out onto the Beach. Each day there was a blustery wind which whips the sand against your legs but I was determined to have a dip in the amazing blue sea crashing waves....More

Thank Wellitsmytake
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The beach down at the Sheraton is unbelievable. Beautiful sand, clear water and great snorkelling for colourful fish and turtles.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the things we really wanted to do on this trip was enjoy the beaches and watch the sunsets. This beach is great for both!

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an excellent beach. You can snorkel right off of the sand and you may even see a turtle. You get an excellent view of Lanai'i

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although the views are Great, get there early as parking is difficult to obtain. Definitely not handicap accessible. Beach can get crowded.

Thank Alfredo G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful beach area with views of Lanai and Molokai in the distance. Clean beaches lots of shopping and eateries!

Thank raymondj990
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We so enjoyed this beautiful stretch of sandy beach - blue ocean. Make sure you take a swim , stroll at Kā’anapali Beach.

Thank JDBacks
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This beach is absolutely beautiful with warm water and relatively small crowds. I was a little bit surprised how quickly the water dropped off and how short the area of sand was from the grassy area to the water was though.

Thank Flybyroach
Reviewed 4 days ago

This beach has everything! Snorkel in the morning at Black Rock, walk the boardwalk to get your daily exercise, have ice cream after grilled burgers on the beach, load up the family for an evening cruise, or drinks and dinner in one of the many...More

Thank Traveler97027
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Alisha N
October 22, 2017|
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Response from blissroman |
You can use their bus public transportation. I have already checked out the bus schedules. It's very inexpensive. I think it's 2-2.50pp(must have exact change) however you can buy a daily pass if you plan to visit more than... More