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Ka'anapali Beach, Lahaina

(4.6/5 based on 6,500+ reviews on the web)
Located in a popular beachfront resort, Ka'anapali Beach attracts visitors with its warm sands and shallow waters close to shore. You can board a tour boat right from the beach, or drop by one of many kiosks along the sands to rent snorkeling gear or purchase sunscreen. The beach also features several booths where you can sign up for sailing and surfing lessons, or find out about upcoming luaus and kayaking excursions. Several major hotels and shops surround the beach, along with a shopping complex and a renowned whaling museum. For an ultimate Hawaiian vacation within walking distance of this beach, book a stay at the nearby condominium village. Add Ka'anapali Beach and other attractions to your Lahaina trip itinerary using our Lahaina vacation planner.
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  • The day we went (mid-week, earlier in the morning) it was crowded and not at all relaxing. Not to mention a vicious shore break that had young children and older folks sprawled out on the beach after ...  more »
  • The sand is very soft on this beach. Lots of ocean activities here including; snorkeling, snuba, scuba, body surfing, surfing and cruise options. A rental shop is right next to the Marriott Ocean Club...  more »
  • Sunset was beautiful, but we weren't prepared for the cold and wind. Plan ahead and take some cold weather gear even though you're in Hawaii!  more »