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Grins 2 Go Maui

2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
+1 808-242-1424
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Super fun, & worth the price

The Hyatt offers a complimentary sitting fee & 5x7 for their guests...so we signed up. The sign -up... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2018
Donna D
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Cleveland, Ohio
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Great keepsake for a family trip!

We had a 50 minute photo session for a family of 7. John was our photographer, and made the photo... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
bornplaydie
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Kauai, Hawaii
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Grins 2 Go provides professional family portrait sessions on the beach. We have two locations in Kaanapali - We're Whalers Village and in the Shops at the Hyatt Maui. These galleries are open for viewing from 9am to 9pm 7 days per week. For a portrait session, reservation are required.Our photographers are full time professionals dedicated specifically to beach portraits. Beach portraits is "all we do" - this is how we can guarantee you the best possible portrait session on Maui.
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2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

The Hyatt offers a complimentary sitting fee & 5x7 for their guests...so we signed up. The sign -up process was very accommodating, & there were plenty of choices for time slots. John, our photographer spent almost an hour taking our photos, & it was a...More

Thank Donna D
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JohnnyMaui, General Manager at Grins 2 Go Maui, responded to this reviewResponded March 17, 2018

Very Cool Donna! We appreciate your review (and your photo post!). Totally had fun with you both. Many Thanks, John

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

We had a 50 minute photo session for a family of 7. John was our photographer, and made the photo session fun. We reviewed our photos at their office at the Hyatt. Brenda was very accommodating, and helped us choose our best photos. Yes, family...More

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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

The husband-wife team made our family feel extremely comfortable! Their professional photography skills and people skills are stellar.

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JohnnyMaui, General Manager at Grins 2 Go Maui, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018

Thank you Teri.... your review is much appreciated! Best Regards, John :)

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Reviewed January 27, 2018

When we set up this photo shoot from Calgary, we could only hope by the assured voice of Brenda over the many miles. To say we were pleased with our meeting at the beach with photographer John would be an understatement. The non-stop banter and...More

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JohnnyMaui, General Manager at Grins 2 Go Maui, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018

Aloha Connie, Thanks for the review.... You had excellent weather and a fun group! We had a great time with you. Be sure to say "Hi" next time you're here. Best Regards, John and Brenda

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Reviewed January 23, 2018

We were in Maui celebrating family - specifically my parents 50th anniversary and my brother and I wanted my parents to have something special to look back on. I researched different photographers online prior to our trip and found that Grins 2 Go was quick...More

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JohnnyMaui, General Manager at Grins 2 Go Maui, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Hi Jenny... What spectacular review! I went back and looked at your photos and remembered what a wonderful group you have :) We had a beautiful day at the Hyatt and a great time with you. Thank you so much... Best Regards, John and Brenda

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Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

I have to say that I love Brenda and John. John made me feel so comfortable with taking pictures because I was so nervous. Me and my husband had a great time. Thank you so much. Fyi my emails are kicking back so I can't...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful experience working with Eric and Brenda. The photos came out beautiful and Eric took his time with me and my husband to ensure that we had the perfect maternity photos. We had both candid and posed photos, which worked perfectly. They are pricey,...More

Thank Lindsay S
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John A, Owner at Grins 2 Go Maui, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2017

Thank you for your review :) We're glad you loved your portraits!

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Reviewed July 6, 2015

Before our visit to Maui we scheduled an appointment with Grins 2 Go. I am so happy we did. My main goal was to get a picture of my family to hang on our fireplace over the mantle. Since vacationing is our favorite activity I...More

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John A, General Manager at Grins 2 Go Maui, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2015

Thank you for your amazing review! We're glad you found us and be sure to stop in and say Hi next time your are in town :)

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Reviewed February 15, 2015

We have been to Maui several times and I had always admired the beautiful portraits at the kiosk on Kaanapali Beach. On this trip our adult sons and daughter-in-law were joining us so I decided that we were going to have a family portrait done...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2015

We had family photos taken by Grins 2 GO Maui (Whaler's Village location) in July 2014. They were very friendly and helpful. The photos were taken on the beach and the photographer was nice and good managing our family of approximately approximately 14 with ages...More

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