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Kayak Olowalu

800 Olowalu Village Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9702
+1 808-661-0606
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I booked a kayak/snorkel tour through the Westin Kaanapali and showed up well in advance of the 30... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Elizabeth F
Calgary, Canada
via mobile
Best snorkel excursion on Maui

I booked this tour because my husband and I wanted to snorkel the Olawalu reef. I was nervous that... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
Nancy B
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Kayak Olowalu offers guided kayak tours in the heart of this snorkel paradise at Olowalu Reef, right off our exclusive beach front location. Equipped with snorkel gear and an ocean kayak, our knowledgeable guides will make sure to get you up close and personal with the amazing wildlife. An adventure not to be missed! Each guided tour is unique, you never know what you will discover. Join us at Kayak Olowalu as we explore the calm and pristine waters without the noise and fumes of engines. This is a fun activity for the whole family, no prior experience is required.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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800 Olowalu Village Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9702
+1 808-661-0606

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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I booked a kayak/snorkel tour through the Westin Kaanapali and showed up well in advance of the 30 minutes guests are required to get there. The tour was supposed to start at 11 (I arrived by 10:15) but by 11:15 there was still no guide...More

1  Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I booked this tour because my husband and I wanted to snorkel the Olawalu reef. I was nervous that I wouldn't be able to keep up with the kayaking, but this is an easy paddle and you don't have to go very far. Austin was...More

1  Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This was super disappointing! We were early to check in, at the correct location and no one showed. No sign or call about canceling the tour. We were a group of 6 and there was another couple waiting as well. They didn't get notified either....More

2  Thank Donna M
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We had a kayak tour 12/6/16 at 8 am. Got to the beach like they said to do and no one was there. Called the number on the conformation email and said they would call the guy doing the tour, but never called back. So...More

3  Thank Zeta16
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I booked an 11am appointment while on our honeymoon. We arrived 30 minutes early (as instructed) and found the beach completely empty. We waited until 11:15 and then called the company when no one showed up. They informed us that it had...More

3  Thank Katie H
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This kayak and snorkel tour is about 2 hrs long and covers a lot of attractions right from your kayak under the direction of an expert guide. Turtle cleaning station, reef teaming with fish and a shark breeding ground. Don't worry these sharks are tiny.

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This was our second time kayaking. I had read reviews that most people see turtles, so I really wanted to do this! We booked through our hotel and did the 11am tour. There was only one other couple with us which was awesome. We got...More

1  Thank Jay D
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I went on June 25, I was the only one who booked for the early morning...so I had my own kayak and Sunny the guide all to myself... Unfortunately, due to recent rains...the vis was really bad and couldn't see much. Did see one turtle...More

1  Thank ldjhns
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

We went with Kayak Olowalu on June 5, and are we glad we did. My husband, two daughters (ages 12 and 8) have all kayaked and snorkeled before but this was the clearest water we've ever seen, and we had never snorkeled directly off our...More

1  Thank jmelch
Reviewed 12 June 2016

On Friday May 27, 2016, my wife, son, and I had reservations with Kayak Olowalu and arrived at their facility at least ten minutes prior to our scheduled Kayak tour. At almost the exact time we arrived at the Kayak facility we received a phone...More

1  Thank BBCAKES1960
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