A renovated room at OUTRIGGER Kā‘anapali Beach Resort
A renovated room at OUTRIGGER Kā‘anapali Beach Resort

Best hotels and resorts on Maui

There are a range of places to stay across Maui. On the north-western side of the island, Kā‘anapali is a family-friendly resort area along the beautiful Kā‘anapali Beach. A little further north you’ll find Kapalua, which boasts luxury resorts including The Ritz Carlton and Montage brands, and championship golf courses. In the south, Kīhei, Mākena and Wailea offer more high-end hotels and resorts, and a quieter vibe. In the east, you can stay at the Hyatt property Hāna-Maui Resort (previously known as Travaasa Hāna).
The pool at Spa Montage at Montage Kapalua Bay
The pool at Spa Montage at Montage Kapalua Bay

Montage Kapalua Bay

Perched atop picturesque Namalu Bay, Montage Kapalua Bay is on a 10ha property between three white sand beaches, offering luxurious residential-style accommodation amidst tropical gardens with an on-site Spa Montage. Along with several restaurants featuring locally inspired cuisine, the resort also offers access to two nearby championship golf courses, cultural activities, and a twice-weekly lū’au.

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Outrigger Kā‘anapali Beach Resort on Maui
Outrigger Kā‘anapali Beach Resort on Maui

OUTRIGGER Kā‘anapali Beach Resort

With a whale-shaped pool, open-air bar and family-friendly activities, OUTRIGGER Kā‘anapali Beach Resort (previously known as Kā‘anapali Beach Hotel) is a great option. Set among more than four hectares of tropical gardens, the hotel’s refurbished beachfront rooms appeal to everyone, from solo travellers to couples to families. The Resort also offers free daily cultural classes and the opportunity to participate in water sports and beach activities, with world-class golfing, dining and shopping all within walking distance.

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Aston at The Whaler on Kā‘anapali Beach

The condominium-style Aston at The Whaler on Kā‘anapali Beach has a pool, spa, gym, tennis court and tropical grounds with fire pits, while Aston Kā‘anapali Shores has a large garden pool with mini-waterfalls and spouting streams, an oceanfront pool with cabanas and an on-site eatery, The Beach Club Restaurant & Bar.

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The Beach Club at Montage Kapalua Bay on Maui
The Beach Club at Montage Kapalua Bay on Maui

Honua Kai Resort & Spa

Also at Kā‘anapali, Honua Kai Resort & Spa has a network of pools with waterfalls, waterslides, caves and fountains. Its restaurant, Duke’s Beach House, has a large outdoor dining area with thatched umbrellas and tiki torches.

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Kamaole Sands and Maui Banyan

At Kīhei on the southwest shore, Castle Resort’s and Hotels’ condominium-style properties Kamaole Sands and Maui Banyan are also worth checking out.

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