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Bay Area, CA
Reviewed 11 November 2011

If high rolling is your MO then this place is not for you. However, if you are looking for value and location/proximity at Kaanapali Beach, then this is one you may like. A good vacation is not determined by fanciness of the property alone. In all fairness though take a look at my pics and judge for yourself. I think...

2Thank classof78
Toronto ON
Reviewed 4 November 2011

We stayed at the Papakea end October, beginning of November and we loved it! The resort has beautiful landscaping and is very well kept. The staff is very nice and friendly and Dave who is the hotel manager is very helpful with any concerns you may have during your stay. They also have a travel expert right in the reception...

1Thank Anastassia
Irvine, California
Reviewed 3 November 2011

We got this place for a very reasonable price, especially for a beachfront condo on the famous Kaanapali beach, at least that's what I thought. Not sure but either it's located in Northern Kaanapali or another area called Honokowai. Either way the famous part of Kaanapali beach is a couple of miles South. So you're wondering what's the difference? My...

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Daveatpapakea, Manager at Aston at Papakea Resort, responded to this review

Aloha, I am the Manager of the Aston at Papakea Resort and I like to respond to guests that are not happy whether they booked with Aston or not. The beach here as in many places is full of reefs which are sharp. Most of west Maui is that way and the beach in front of Papakea goes for miles...

Port Moody, Canada
Reviewed 27 October 2011

Stayed here last in March 2011, 30 year old couple with no kids. Found the resort to be average, rooms were clean, staff was moderately friendly. Parking got expensive. View was nice, easy beach access. Parents and kids crowd. Groceries were convenient across the street. In the end I'd it was clean and quiet, but a little to expensive for...

2Thank jsgfy
Daveatpapakea, Manager at Aston at Papakea Resort, responded to this review

Aloha, I manage the Aston units at Papakea and I will admit we are a quite property with stunning views. I am perplexed at the guest comment about the parking is expensive as we are one of very few properties that parking is free. Mahalo, Dave Schneider General Manager Aston at the Papakea Resort

Santee, California
Reviewed 18 October 2011

I think my husband and I looked at reviews for every place to stay in Maui before we decided on this place. We originally wanted to stay in Kihei so it would be more central but we opted for wanting the ocean front view that seemed so much better at the Papakea. We were thrilled beyond believe when we arrived...

4Thank 2travelersasof2001
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 9 October 2011

Stayed here in September 2011. I booked a few nights here, a few nights next door, and a few nights in Kihei. Booked through Hotwire so I didn't know what I was getting myself into... After all, it was fantastic! As a couple in our 30s, the first night was funny because this place is full of families and retirees....

Thank A K
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 4 October 2011

We stayed at the Aston Papakea last Spring. We were a little disappointed to get stuck with a second floor room when we had specifically called a few times several months in advance to request a ground floor with easy access to the beach. We we also disappointed with how our room seemed very out dated compared to the pictures...

Thank Christine S
Daveatpapakea, Manager at Aston at Papakea Resort, responded to this review

Aloha, I am the manager of the Aston at the Papakea Resort and I have so many guests ask for me if they are not happy. Many of the reviews name me as helping to solve any issue they have. I which this guest would have asked for me. As to the Tsunami we have an extensive evacuation plan and...

West Fargo, North Dakota
Reviewed 2 October 2011

The rooms weren't bad. Counters and cabinets have been updated but the walls and carpet are either outdated or dirty not sure. The resort has 2 pools and awesome awesome landscaping, our building number was H and our view of the ocean and resort were breathtaking which is why I would probably stay again. The beach in that area is...

Thank Luvbigcity77
Reviewed 1 October 2011

The resort was beautiful but the condo we stayed in was really outdated The pull-out bed was all springs and both beds had dirty sheets. Who wants to clean all bedding your first day in Maui. This was not the fault of papakea but Maui Dreams. They didn't believe me about the sheets. The air conditioner is in the front....

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Daveatpapakea, Manager at Aston at Papakea Resort, responded to this review

Aloha, I manage the Aston units at Papakea and Aston is the only on property managent company here. That means we are on property with in house housekeeping, unit interior maintenance staff that can fix or replace anything that might break. If you book with Aston and have a problem like this guest you simply pick up the in room...

Reviewed 23 September 2011

We are here with 2 other couples, each with their own rooms, so we've seen three 1-bedroom condos... All 3 are very tired (worn out) and in need of renovation. We all have ocean front rooms and the views are great. One final note, the parking is horrible - extremely narrow spaces and long walks to the rooms are the...

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Daveatpapakea, Manager at Aston at Papakea Resort, responded to this review

Aloha, I manage the Aston units at Papakea and unfortunately all reveiws come up under Aston, this guest did not state who they booked with. There are many ways to book at Papakea and there is only one on sight management company and that is Aston. There are some off sight management companies who you have to call if there...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A garden paradise on "The Magic Isle." This picturesque oceanfront resort is nestled amid 13 acres of lush tropical landscaping and expansive lawns bordered by flower-lined paths. The resort offers a variety of on-site amenities and activities - with restaurants, galleries and shops of Lahaina and Kaanapali Beach just moments away. Facilities Use and Cleaning Fee: A daily facilities use fee and a one-time housekeeping fee $89 (plus tax) will apply. Daily housekeeping is available for an additional fee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aston at Papakea Resort

Address: 3543 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9416 (Formerly ResortQuest at Papakea Resort)
Region: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Lahaina
Price Range: $288 - $635 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Aston at Papakea Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 364
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Also Known As:
Aston At Papakea Hotel Lahaina
Resortquest Papakea Resort
Papakea Resort Maui
Papakea Maui
Aston At Papakea Resort Maui/Lahaina
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#21 On the Beach Hotel in Lahaina
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“If no construction get an oceanfront condo”
  • Beautiful views
  • Rainbow
  • View from balcony
  • King Bed
  • Kitchen
  • Living Room
 of 5 bubbles amsirius, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Many good rooms but if on the ground floor I recommend building B. Better if not near the trash closets as they get a lot of foot traffic”
 of 5 bubbles worldtravelor1757, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The closer to the pool you are the more noisy it becomes because there is no beach so people just hang out there all day.”
 of 5 bubbles averagetrip, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Condo (fully equipped) great location.”
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“corner rooms have an extra window allowing more airflow; be sure to ask for a portable fan for the loft if you have a 4th floor unit.”
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