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“sea turtles” (63 reviews)
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Ritz Carlton, Kapalua, Maui, HI
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"fish"
in 219 reviews
"sea turtles"
in 63 reviews
"great snorkeling"
in 40 reviews
"snorkel gear"
in 27 reviews
"parking is limited"
in 23 reviews
"parking lot"
in 56 reviews
"calm waters"
in 21 reviews
"street parking"
in 11 reviews
"octopus"
in 10 reviews
"paddle boards"
in 14 reviews
"across the street"
in 24 reviews
"black rock"
in 14 reviews
"tennis courts"
in 11 reviews
"shallow water"
in 11 reviews
"easy entry"
in 10 reviews
"bathrooms and showers"
in 14 reviews
"both sides"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Kapalua Beach is phenomenal! The snorkeling from the shore is easy. We went one evening and another morning, swimming with turtles, seeing numerous fish, eels, coral. We swam on each side of the bay, crossing over where the bay heads out to the ocean. It's...More

Thank Cindy S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach isn’t huge like big beach. It is nice however but it was very busy today. If you are new at snorkelling or want to try it this would be one of the best places to do it. You probably have to go 4...More

1  Thank kamryn_aitchison
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Close enough to the Kaanapali Beach area to head out in the afternoon after I was done with a conference. Parking can be difficult but we actually had no trouble parking in the lot right at the beach. Our condo supplied 2 beach chairs so...More

Thank KidNP2000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It may be time for us all to get real about this beach. Honestly, if you looked at the all the prior reviews here, average is where you would arrive. It is a very pretty beach. But it often encounters high winds and unsettling surf....More

Thank arthur0215
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best beach in Maui for general swimming and limited snorkeling! No crowds unless the Ritz is busy! Very secluded from the Kaanapali crowds!

1  Thank RobJakubow
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful spot to spend time in and at the ocean. The sand is clean and the waves are just perfect. Great place for a family picnic. Our grandchildren loved it and could not get enough of it!

Thank vermeling
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kapalua is one of the most popular beaches on the West coast of Maui - maybe almost equally popular as the Kaanapali beach. There is great snorkeling option available here with lot of marine life. And being situated near the Ritz, it has great amenities...More

Thank SerendipityIndia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice beach, not too crowded with decent waves to have fun on! Close to restaurants and restrooms so no reason to stress out! Also a beach concierge to take care of your every need!

Thank fjmccarl
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beach is great, but the equipment rental is (almost) criminal. It's $10 for a set of snorkeling gear, but the beach umbrella makes no sense, at $15. The man at the desk did not mention that it did not have chairs, so we had...More

2  Thank Tony Y
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do you like snorkeling? If you do this is the beach for you. Do you like swimming? If your answer is yes than this is not the beach for you, there are a lot of rocks and only small portion of the beach have area...More

Thank Kosta-Macedonia
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cloverleaf921
26 January 2018|
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Response from Micheale P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there was a small hut on one end of the beach where you could rent snorkel gear. I don't know about prices, didn't pay attention, as we had bought snorkel masks on Amazon and brought them with us.
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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
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