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The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas

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6 Kai Ala Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-5915
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The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas offers convenient access to whale watching, snorkeling, sailing, windsurfing, and scuba diving in Lahaina, Hawaii. Popular attractions like the Maui Ocean Center and Kahekili Beach Park are nearby. Enjoy four resort pools and waterfalls, three distinctive restaurants, plus a pool bar as well as a fitness center and full-service spa. At the end of an exciting day, settle into versatile studios and one- and two-bedroom villas with signature Heavenly® Beds, washer/dryers, fully equipped kitchens, and balconies. Our resort promises a memorable stay in Lahaina, Hawaii.
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Electric vehicle charging station
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Tennis court
Entertainment staff
Kids pool
Valet parking
Paid public parking on-site
Wifi
Hot bath
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Fitness classes
Sauna
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Snack bar
Shuttle bus service
Spa
Body wrap
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Foot bath
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Pedicure
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BBQ facilities
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Outdoor fireplace
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Picnic area
Shared lounge / TV area
Shops
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Sun umbrellas
24-hour front desk
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Private balcony
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Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
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Kitchenette
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maria eileen g wrote a review 2 Dec
Panama City Beach, Florida24 contributions
I love all of the Westins! Lucky was my waiter I had the best breakfast. Plenty of chairs and amazing pools..I love the showers and beds. I bought a beautiful bracelet and necklace there. The lotions and pillows were amazing
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Date of stay: November 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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Responded 2 days ago
Mahalo for choosing to visit the Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas. We're glad to hear you had an amazing stay! Thank you for the recommendation and hope to see you again on a future visit! A hui hou!
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Michael Denis M wrote a review Sep 2022
Castlewellan, United Kingdom338 contributions198 helpful votes
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Yes, it’s principally a timeshare resort, and it’s easy to be hyper-critical of timeshare, but come here to see the benefits of this kind of vacation. Fully equipped villas with kitchens, washer/dryers - all at Oceanside. A complex surrounded by pools, bars and restaurants. Several exercise facilities and a spa, to boot. There’s a shuttle to nearby restaurants and to the old whaling town of Lahaina (free). All on the beautiful Island of Maui. If a Beach Holiday is your ‘thing’, then being right on Ka’anapali Beach with great swimming and snorkelling cannot be bettered. The staff is truly exceptional and if you come here and don’t like it, I suggest you need to see a doctor!!!
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Date of stay: September 2022Trip type: Travelled solo
Room Tip: A rental car to see the delights of the Island would be a bonus.
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Responded 13 Sep 2022
Mahalo for choosing to visit the Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas. We're glad to hear you had an amazing stay! We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again on a future visit.
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CeeGee wrote a review 1 Dec
Connecticut67 contributions60 helpful votes
We had a great experience staying here and had zero complaints. Everyone, from the front desk staff, concierge, housekeeping and beach/pool crew were focused and friendly. The location, grounds and beach were beautiful, and upgraded rooms were lovely. Yes, it's a family-friendly resort, but its still possible to find some quiet R&R here. The only thing that keeps me from awarding 5-stars was the ridiculously high charges for the beach chairs and umbrellas by the Aqualani concession (not a part of Westin). If I knew about this ahead of time, I would have rented chairs and umbrellas from an outside vendor after we picked up our car rental. Overall, we were pleased by our experience!!
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Date of stay: November 2022
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Mahalo for choosing to visit the Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas, CeeCee. We're glad to hear you had an amazing stay and that our associates were friendly! We appreciate your feedback and cannot wait to see you again on a future visit. A hui hou!
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Chris B wrote a review Nov 2022
Napa, California16 contributions15 helpful votes
Stayed here for 5 days with 2 girls age 11 and 3 and my wife. Hawaii seems to still be having a problem finding service staff after Covid and certainly this resort is feeling the effects. We checked in Thursday and finally had our room serviced on Sunday. No towels or coffee etc. just basics not taken care of. Most rooms on our floor had bags of garbage sitting out next to our doors for days. This is definitely not a resort but more a condo owner facility. Any service at the pool is non existent and there is just one restaurant with bartenders who can't quite figure out how to make basic drinks without getting flustered. Worse is the staff at the valet who all seem to be put out and not able to offer help or directions. Not crazy about the employees who snuck next to a tree below our room to smoke cigarettes either. We had a nice room and loved the location on the beach, but this is definitely a 2 star hotel with 4 star prices. Activities for guests are fairly nonexistent and if you want to learn basket making or hula, you will be charged around $15 per person for a 20 minute activity. Food options are extremely limited to the expensive average breakfast and burger and fries joint called Aunties Kitchen. Beware, they say NO if you want to call down an order for pick up. Attached is a photo of the shrimp lettuce cups which were inedible. I asked for a Manhattan and got a shot of bourbon with white vermouth and ginger ale. Oh well! Plenty of other great options at this pricing.
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Date of stay: November 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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Responded 1 week ago
Aloha Chris, we apologize you were unhappy with the lack of service and food quality. We appreciate you sharing your feedback and hope that you were still able to enjoy your visit to Maui!
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John H wrote a review Nov 2022
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If you have never been to Maui, I highly recommend it! If you are going to Maui, then stay in style and luxury at the Westin Ka'anapali. It is a beautiful resort, and awesome views! Swimming with the Turtles in the reef at the resort was a spectacular experience. I got some awesome underwater video while watching them. The only downside to the resort is their parking. Plan to walk while carrying your bags or pay their staff to carry your bags. They do not allow guests to use their baggage carts, staff only.
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Date of stay: August 2022
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Responded 2 weeks ago
Mahalo for choosing to visit the Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas, John. We're glad to hear you had an amazing stay! Thank you for the recommendation and hope to see you again on a future visit!
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CdnLib wrote a review Nov 2022
Whistler, Canada52 contributions33 helpful votes
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Once again a most amazing stay at The Westin Ocean Villas. We love the proximity to amenities, the beach outside our front door, hearing the waves . The pools are lovely with the sun beds being comfortable and plenty of them. The staff is amazing, professional and helpful. The rooms are beautifully appointed, we had everything we needed in our 2 bedroom lockoff. We will stay again and recommend to friends.
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Date of stay: November 2022
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Responded 2 weeks ago
Aloha and Mahalo for your review of your recent stay at the Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas. We are happy that you had an amazing stay! We are happy to hear our associates were helpful and amazing. We appreciate the feedback and hope you will come back back for another enjoyable vacation. Mahalo!
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grlskas wrote a review Nov 2022
Castle Pines, Colorado165 contributions63 helpful votes
This resort does not meet the Westin/Marriott label. The rooms were dated, the microwave was above my head, closet small, no room to put a suitcase, the hallways were not cleaned and dirty linen bags were left for days. It needs some help. We checked in late, there was not a bellman or a valet. One person at the front desk with one person checking in ahead of us. It took about an hour to check in. This is unacceptable. Then we were told to park and go up back stairs to get to our room, which was scary and truly unsafe. Fortunately we did have a balcony that we could enjoy. The pools were nice, but not enough pool chairs. Seems you have to grab one and stay all day to keep it. The beach is nice, but grab your own chair. I really liked the walkway to the other resorts and to Whalers village. The resort is a maze of rooms so be prepared to walk around multiple corners to find your room, the elevator, an exit. Its an interesting design. Housekeeping was very nice and provided the services we requested promptly. I did like that they had local markets available onsite.
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Date of stay: November 2022
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Responded 2 weeks ago
Aloha and Mahalo for the review at the Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas. We apologize for the unfavorable check-in experience, but we are glad our housekeeping staff were pleasant and prompt. We appreciate the feedback and hope you still had a wonderful vacation in Maui. A hui hou!
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Edward G wrote a review Nov 2022
Los Angeles, California10 contributions2 helpful votes
Very bad experience at check in. Made reservations for a corner ocean front room months one advance. Made a request for a high floor several months in advance and called a few times. Was placed on the first floor near bushes where there were several insects and spiders. Initially they were going to change our room the next day, however we were later told it was not available and that there is nothing they could do because it’s not a hotel. Very poor customer service. Service is not the same since Marriott took over. I do not recommend this location if you are not an owner. My sister in law booked three rooms as an owner and their rooms were not ready until 6PM. Not sure if being an owner helps!
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Date of stay: November 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for sharing your review. We apologize for your disappointment with your room location. As a vacation ownership resort, Owners are provided priority with room location if they are staying on their ownership. We hope you were still able to enjoy your visit to the island!
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Leon B wrote a review Nov 2022
11 contributions9 helpful votes
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I would give this place negative stars if I could. What an absolute joke. Be warned before booking a timeshare presentation deal, especially if they stick you in Building 8. Read on- Imagine booking a vacation 8 months out and being so excited to show your new daughter the paradise of the Hawaiian islands only to find that your accommodations are unsafe and completely unacceptable and that's what you get at the Westin Maui Ocean Club Villas. When booking, my mother-in-law received the same promotional offer so we had asked to connect the reservations and be near each other as she would be helping take care of our 2 year old. Checked in here last night at 745, Australian-accent lady at the front desk was extremely slow getting us keys and neglected to mention that she was checking us into a handicap accessible room. They also placed my MIL directly across the resort from us (literally the two opposite corners of the property). When we get to our room, we find the room has been transformed and has 28" countertops that were at my thighs (I'm 6'0"), no oven (because no oven can fit in that space with the lowered counters), a large chunk of the counter taken up by a microwave (which sits above the stove in the regular units), a bathroom which has 100sq ft+ of open space with no divider in the toilet, and a tiny shower with a curtain and shower head that's at my chest level. My completely average sized two year old hit her head on the undersized counter within two minutes of walking into the room. Im constantly hitting my head on the chandelier which now sits in the middle of the walkway between the kitchen counter and dining table. The other wonderful thing about the room they assigned us? It's on the corner of the property right next to "county land" where a homeless encampment exists about 150ft from my balcony door. This morning I was woken by a colorful conversation between the inhabitants over a domestic violence issue. Yes, there are violent vagrants located directly adjacent to the property and the resort says there is nothing they can do about it. The property has one "restaurant" which is actually a food truck by the pool which only serves sandwiches at dinner time. No entrees. We asked both the marketing people and the front desk manager if they could move us to another category or room and were given less attractive options like a room directly over the food truck or rooms on the first floor that are directly accessible by the homeless camp next door. These people have the gall to invite you to fly halfway across the Pacific Ocean to give you their absolute worst accommodations and then expect you to sit through their time share presentation and spend more money? LOL. These people don't know the first thing about hospitality. I have attended plenty of these types of promotional offers from Hilton and Hyatt and this is by far the worst, I don't ever want this company to contact my family again.
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Date of stay: November 2022
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Responded 4 weeks ago
Leon, we apologize that we were unable to fulfill your request for rooms nearby or to move to another location of your expectation and for your frustration with receiving an accessible unit. We appreciate you sharing your review and thank you for trying our location.
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LAGuy90019 wrote a review Oct 2022
Los Angeles, California142 contributions171 helpful votes
Although there were 4 people working the front desk and there were only 2 other couples in front of me, it took over an hour to get to a front desk agent. Everyone seemed to be busy doing other things as opposed to attending guest. As I checked in, the agent proudly announced that there weren't any resort fees but I would be charge for parking. I told her that I didn't have a car and after a few minutes, she told me that she had taken it off my bill and acted as if she was doing my favor. Taking it off? It is an add-on. I was told that my room was not ready. I understood, it was mid afternoon and check-in was 4PM. I went to the restaurant to get something to eat. Around 4 PM, I was told the room was ready and I was given my room number. I headed to the room and after setting down the luggage I said to my partner, not to unpack. I had paid a significantly higher price for an ocean view room. The only view we had was the screaming kiddie pool. No matter how I leaned over the balcony or stood on my lanai chair, could we see the ocean. I went back tot he desk and once again waited 45 minutes to talk to an agent. The original agent was standing right next to my agent and when I said that she had checked me into a non-ocean view room after I paid for an ocean view room, the original agent refused to acknowledge me and quickly disappeared. It took another half an hour to get me into a different room which was once again, not ready. So much for day one of my trip. It took the entire day to check and and there wasn't a singe apology or a single concession. The activity of selling one thing and not delivering is not only unethical but it is illegal. I was robbed of my first day of vacation and couldn't believe that they weren't going to make any concessions and didn't provide an apology. I had stayed at this property a few years back. Time has not been kind to it, the ikea looking furniture looks chipped and scratched, the water faucets in my bathroom leaked. Don't get me wrong, overall it is a nice room but it is over priced and the service is underwhelming.
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Date of stay: October 2022
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Responded 26 Oct 2022
Aloha and Mahalo for providing your feedback with us. We are truly sorry for the arrival experience. We ask if you are presently on-site, please dial "0" and speak to a manager regarding your concerns. We hope you enjoy the rest of your stay!
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas
Which popular attractions are close to The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas?
Nearby attractions include Kahekili Beach Park (0.3 km), Myths of Maui Luau (0.7 km), and Huaka'i Luau Maui- Journey Through Polynesia (1.0 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas?
Yes, paid public parking on-site and valet parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas?
Conveniently located restaurants include Duke's Beach House, Slappy Cakes Maui, and Soup Nutz & Java Jazz.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and a sauna during their stay.
Does The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas have an airport shuttle?
Yes, The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Old Lahaina Courthouse (6.7 km), Lahaina Jodo Mission (6.3 km), and Wo Hing Temple Museum (7.0 km).
Does The Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.