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Drums of the Pacific Lu'au

200 Nohea Kai Dr, 200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
+1 808-661-1234
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Well worth the cost

We booked general seating online and were happy with our seats. There were no 'bad seats. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ViG67
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Vancouver, Canada
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I think it’d be a shame if this is the only Luau people experience. I did have a lovely picture... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Experience exciting lu'au entertainment right at our Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa. The sound of the conch, the beating of the drums, and the echoes of the Hawaiian chant signal the start of Hawaii's most exciting Lu'au. "Drums of the Pacific" Polynesian Spectacular takes you on a journey through the islands of Polynesia, complete with a traditional imu ceremony and the exotic flavors of native Hawaiian cuisine. We feature authentic dances and music of the old Hawaii, Samoa, Fiji, New Zealand, Tahiti, Tonga, and Rarotonga in the hottest Lu'au Show in the Islands. See a preview of our lu'au here. Our Drums of the Pacific adventure includes:•Greeting with a shell lei and fresh mai tais or fruit punch for each guest •A delightful performance of Hawaiian music •Traditional arts and crafts demonstrations •Impressive torch lighting ceremony •Authentic imu ceremony - the unveiling of the main dish, Kalua Pua'a. •Friendly greetings by Royal Polynesians, followed by a Polynesian fashion show featuring the islands most exotic pareaus (sarong) in creative styles. •An all-you-can-eat generous buffet including Kalua Pork, Huli Huli Chicken, Grilled Fish, Polynesian Rice, Vegetables Makamaka, Tropical Fruits Anuenue, Soba Noodles, Lomi Lomi Salmon, Pacific Ahi Poke, Tossed Green Salad, and Poi (taro). •Lavish dessert bar featuring Macadamia Nut Lu'au Cream Pie, Haupia with Toasted Coconut, Pineapple Cake and Bread Pudding. It's a great Hawaiian Lu'au Feast served throughout the first half of the show. •Open bar featuring beer, wine, mixed cocktails, mai tais, and fruit punch. Join us for an unforgettable experience on your vacation. We'll see you there. ALOHA!!!
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“vip seating” (92 reviews)
“general seating” (47 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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200 Nohea Kai Dr, 200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
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+1 808-661-1234
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked general seating online and were happy with our seats. There were no 'bad seats. The dancers and entertainment were outstanding. The food was pretty good although it could have had a bit more explanation into the ingredients. Open bar is good and the...More

Thank ViG67
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I think it’d be a shame if this is the only Luau people experience. I did have a lovely picture taken and the food was fair. Short of that I thought the experience was fairly tacky with more emphasis on buying the goods at the...More

Thank danahG4700LM
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our first lu'au and we had a great time. The costumes of the dancers were beautiful and the dancing was great. The food was good, not great. The drinks seemed a bit watered down, but since they were unlimited it didn't matter.

Thank jbarclay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first Lu' au that we attended with small kids. We booked our tickets through the front desk at our vacation rental place. The location was amazing with access to sand on the beach. The event itself was entertaining and as a first...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No option to give a zero. My husband and I attended this event. While making reservations I informed the representative of my husbands anaphylactic sesame allergy and was told to not eat the chicken. Once seated we informed our waiter of the severe allergy and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great show good food high energy show. We had the VIP seating right in from which I think was worth it. Great entertainment and service is buffet Luau food made by and at the Hyatt. We were staying there so very easy to get to....More

Thank MikeJennyQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have attended many Luaus in the past however it has been several years since we attended our last one. The entertainment at this luau is very good however a Hilo Hattie shell lay, watered down drinks and almost enough food left us wondering why...More

3  Thank Springer077
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A complete waste of our money and our last night in Maui. We paid extra for preferred seating and the experience wasn't worth a dime. It was a rainy night and the luau was moved inside. The sound system was so bad that we couldn't...More

3  Thank Phil F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lu'au really makes it feel like a vacation to Hawai'i. The venue is close to the water so you can take pictures and wander around in the area before the Lu'au. Once seated, you can watch the beautiful sunsets that Maui has to offer...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our very first Lu'au and we had lots of fun. We ate the pork and I tried poi for the first time. It was different. After eating, we enjoyed the Drums of the Pacific show. The dancers and show performers were extremely entertaining....More

1  Thank HOCKPOOH
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efthompson
7 May 2017|
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Response from MonicaSST | Property representative |
Aloha and mahalo for your inquiry. On our dinner buffet the only item with nuts is the fish. As Debra M stated, there is also a separate buffet of chicken nuggets and penne marinara for kiddies. On the dessert buffet the... More
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Steve L
22 February 2017|
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Response from MonicaSST | Property representative |
Aloha Steve L, Very glad to hear you have chosen Hyatt Maui for your accommodations and our Drums Luau is so convenient held right here on property! Just take the elevator home after! There are many vegetarian options on the... More
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960allanr
3 February 2017|
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Response from Tina G | Reviewed this property |
The audience is all on the same level and the stage is raised by about 4'. If you're not willing to pay to be up front, you might find yourself sitting farther back, and there's no guarantee they'll be able to see... More
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