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Napili Beach

Napili Bay, Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Best snorkeling we found.

We went here based on a personal recommendation. The snorkeling was great, and water was calm. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Grand Rapids, Michigan
One of Maui's Best Beaches!

I walk in this area at least once a week and always end my walk with a look at Napili. It is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lahaina, Hawaii
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Napili Bay, Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Reviewed yesterday

We went here based on a personal recommendation. The snorkeling was great, and water was calm. The coral was colorful and there were multiple sea turtles. Plenty of fish. Beach wasn't terribly crowded. Parking was bad, so maybe an early arrival would help solve that...More

Thank Cmkastanek
Reviewed 4 days ago

I walk in this area at least once a week and always end my walk with a look at Napili. It is beautiful! A couple of times a month I bring mainland friends and even local friends here for sunbathing and snorkeling. The Sea House...More

Thank Futuremauian
Reviewed 5 days ago

beautiful. so many turtles. Just a few minuet drive to our hotel. Parking is a little crazy but worth it.

Thank mactruck650
Reviewed 6 days ago

We read about this bay for snorkeling. We swam with multiple sea turtles right off the beach and rocks. Cool bay, lots of shade if you want it. Good place to body board.

Thank MafiaChica
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best beach on Maui for swimming, snorkeling, and relaxing...waters so clear it's insane. Fish swim right under you and you can see them just by looking dwn..super chill spot

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent an afternoon here in July and had so much fun snorkeling and body surfing. This was a great spot for snorkeling. We saw so many different colored fish and sea turtles. Beach was crowded and there were no public bathrooms, but we would...More

Thank EllaMomiTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the postcard perfect beach, but parking is very limited so go early i.e. 9.00 am or earlier to get a spot.

Thank Aussiesinmaine
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small but very nice beach. The beach isn't very big and has a fairly steep entry into the water. There is a small strip of level sand but we ended up on the slope which was ok. There is a limited amount...More

Thank SunnysideDon
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't snorkel, but my family does. This is a cove with a nice sand beach. The water is calm and good temperature. Even without my mask or going under, I was able to walk in and see through the water. We all had great...More

Thank zeppgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful accessable beachfront. Easy to get to. The resort is what one would expect on Hawaii. Nice to walk through as well.

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29 March 2015|
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Response from john f | Reviewed this property |
access on google maps 5315 lower honopiilani rd. From this map you'll see napili place,turn left park on this street, proceed to end of street . You will see The Gazebo restaurant. beach access walk is behind this... More
23 March 2015|
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Response from Zman47 | Reviewed this property |
The ship will deliver you to the main dock in Lahaina via tender Have sandwiches sent to your room via room service and bring ashore On Front Street-- the main drag are ABC stores that sell cheap styrofoam coolers. Get a... More
24 December 2014|
Response from JPOS_CA | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in August they were renovating several garden view buildings, but you will get the best answer from calling Napili Kai, there phone reps are great AND they sometimes offer "specials" you only get via phone.