Kapalua VacationsUnited States
Convenience, plenty of activities and some of the best beaches in Maui suggests that Kapalua has it all. While Ka'anapali and Lahaina have sagged in recent years under the weight of their own popularity, Kapalua has retained more privacy and breathing room. Home to the expansive Kapalua Villas community and …

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Reviews of Kapalua

Ryan @ OnyxHotels
Ryan @ OnyxHotelsAustin, Texas
01/08/2014

The Ritz is a gorgeous hotel in this part of northwest Maui. The are has nice restaurants, shopping, and golf. The beaches provide great snorkeling.

Sara Benson
Sara BensonSan Luis Obispo
08/03/2012

A beautiful calm bay on the far northern tip of West Maui, Kapalua is one of my favorite places for a sunset swim. Though it might look like a private beach resort, by law anyone can use the public beach access parking lots and walk down to the shoreline for a dip. If you want to save money on hotels, check into the Kapalua Villas condos, which can be quite a good bargain.

Connie Chang
Connie ChangBelmont, California, USA
28/12/2012

Kapalua is gorgeous, and you'll find multi-million dollar homes and luxury resorts here. The only reason why I'm not giving it 5 stars is because it seems to be overcast and rain a lot more there than other parts of Maui. While the rainfall isn't usually for a long period of time, it is pretty consistent, except for during summer months.

Shane aka Kau Kau Hotel
Shane aka Kau Kau HotelSydney, Australia
22/01/2012

Personally - this is my favorite resort area on Maui. Many people like Wailea better. Good for you. I love the classic white sand beaches and relaxed luxury feel of Kapalua's West Maui strip. Wailea on the East side has more of a honeymooners meet Paris Hilton vibe - its a little too LA for my tastes but trust me most people prefer that resort area. I'll take Kapalua + Lahaina everytime.

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