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Kapalua Beach

Ritz Carlton, Kapalua, Maui, HI
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Ritz Carlton, Kapalua, Maui, HI
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Of the 3 different beaches we tried while on Maui, this was our favorite. The beach is on the Kapalua Coastal Trail and is beautiful. Lots of shade for everyone. Unfortunately, not so much parking. You must get ther early to get a spot in...More

Thank Glorydays56
Reviewed 6 days ago

The water is protected by a coral shelf and fingers of lava rock that extend out into the ocean making it generally calm. The sand is very soft and "puffy"... the snorkeling is outstanding due to the depth of the water making the fish relatively...More

Thank LaurettaYoung
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to Maui for over 35 years and we snorkel most days we are here. We like Maui for snorkeling because it has the most good places to go that you can get to easily and get in and get out without...More

1  Thank Steven S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great beach with super views and tons of fish The water is like glass and you can rent the gear at the beach

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here twice during our stay in Maui, first parking on the side of the road and walking down to the bay. The second time, we parked at DT Fleming Beach Park (free and plentiful parking) and walked the trail to Kapalua Beach. Very...More

Thank CAFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

GORGEOUS! The weather was perfect and the view was to die for. it is one of the best hidden secrets on the island

Thank Hopers2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All the beaches we visited on Maui were very clean. The sand is soft and waves are great for boogie boarding,

Thank CLC439
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely snorkeling. Very rocky entrance to water. Had fun. This was my 2nd favorite beach for snorkeling. My favorite was Kahekili Beach Park where it was easier to enter the water because there was more sand.

1  Thank Phil F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had great time at Kapalua Beach, water is very clean and we saw lots of fish even at very shallow water. Highly recommende

Thank Na J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We renewed our vows here and while taking pictures, saw turtles right off the beach. A couple days later we rented snorkel gear and came back with the sole purpose of seeing the turtles. They did not disappoint! We saw 2 very large turtles and...More

Thank SacTraveler01
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James M
29 February 2016|
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Response from 65oski | Reviewed this property |
The Ritz Carlton has a beach rental shed at Kapalua Bay that includes SUP's and kayaks. Don't know their rates or whether you have to be a Ritz Carlton guest to rent. Check with the hotel. The bay is very sheltered so it'd... More