Kaanapali Beach — golden sands as far as the eye can see. Blue ocean with the islands of Lanai and Molokai off in the distance. Pastel colored skies that linger long after sunset. Where the perfect Maui vacation begins. There are five world-class luxury hotels and six condominium and vacation-club resorts, each with its own unique style.
A paved beach walk connects from each hotel or condo to the best snorkeling spots, open-air restaurants, even a beachfront shopping complex and museum. Play 36 holes of championship golf. Get a beachside massage. Ride a historic train. Go body boarding, sailing or kayaking. Everything you want is here on West Maui’s sunniest and most exciting shoreline.
You will never be at a loss for something fun to do at Kaanapali. Of course, beach activities will be at the top of the list. Head out on a snorkel sail, sunset dinner sail, or whale-watching excursion. Go snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, windsurfing, parasailing, or body boarding. Just visit one of the beach activities kiosks and they’ll set you up with whatever you want to do.
If golf is your passion, you’re in one of the best spots on Maui. Home to 36 holes of championship golf, Kaanapali offers golfers both spectacular views and a challenge.
Make sure you also look into the cultural events going on during your stay. Catch a hula show or musical performance; learn Hawaiian lauhala weaving, quilting and lei-making. To learn more about the area’s fascinating past, take the free Kaanapali Historical Trail & History and Legends Tour, or visit the free whaling museum at Whalers’ Village — home to wonderful restaurants and stores.
Many of the resorts also have programs including Hawaiian arts and crafts, outings, and activities. When it comes time to eat, shop, or be entertained, Kaanapali’s options are almost overwhelming. And when you’re ready to unwind, visit one of our luxurious world-class spas.