KaunakakaiUnited States of America

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Visit Kaunakakai

Escape to relaxing Kaunakakai! Enjoy its live music, island views, and beaches.

Explore the relaxing area of Kaunakakai—live music, island views, and sights from Wailau Beach to Honouli Maloo Bay Beach.

Top Hotels in Kaunakakai

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hotel Moloka'i
Hotel Moloka'i
3 out of 5
1300 Kamehameha V Hwy, Kaunakakai, HI
$130
per night
Dec 15 - Dec 16

Situated in Kaunakakai, this beach hotel is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Kapuaiwa Coconut Grove and 11.1 mi (17.9 km) from Kalaupapa National Historical Park.

3.9/5Very Good! (421 reviews)

"Very relaxed. Staff was so amazing uppn arrival and not so uptight. Molokai js truly the best! VISIT>SPEND>GO HOME"…"

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019

Hotel Moloka'i
Castle Molokai Shores
Castle Molokai Shores
3 out of 5
109 Ala Malama St, Building D, Unit A, Kaunakakai, HI
$101
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12

This Kaunakakai condo building is on the beach, 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Kapuaiwa Coconut Grove, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Ironwood Hills Golf Club and Kalaupapa ...

3.4/5 (142 reviews)

"The property is clean and the views unbelievable. I will be there next year and every year after to visit."…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2019

Castle Molokai Shores
Molokai Vacation Properties – Wavecrest
Molokai Vacation Properties – Wavecrest
3 out of 5
7142 Kamehameha V Highway, Kaunakakai, HI

This Kaunakakai condo building is on the beach, 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Pukoo Lagoon, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Kumimi Beach and Honouli Maloo Bay Beach. Honouliwai ...

3.9/5Good! (19 reviews)

"Beautiful ocean view.good location for the east side of the island."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2018

Molokai Vacation Properties – Wavecrest

Popular things to do in Kaunakakai

Halawa Bay Beach
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Halawa Bay Beach

5/5(5 reviews)

If a restful vacation is part of your travel plans, Halawa Bay Beach might be the perfect place to seek out during your trip to Kaunakakai. Stroll along this relaxing area's seaside, or simply enjoy its bars.

Top activities in Kaunakakai

Drums of the Pacific Luau at the Hyatt Regency Resort
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Drums of the Pacific Luau at the Hyatt Regency Resort

$128

The sound of the conch shell and the beating of drums welcome you to a sunset terrace, just steps from the waves of Ka'anapali Beach, as the celebratory luau begins. On the beautiful shoreline of Ka'anapali, step into a tropical garden and sip a Mai Tai as you gaze out at the setting sun.

Underwater Submarine Adventure
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Underwater Submarine Adventure

$122

Dive 100 feet below the surface and experience Maui’s marine treasures off beautiful Lahaina with Atlantis Submarines Maui. A special added bonus of this tour experience is seeing the spectacular West Maui Mountains while riding our shuttle boat to the Maui dive site.

Sunset Dinner Cruise
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Sunset Dinner Cruise

$99

Savor an exquisite 4-course meal in a casually elegant atmosphere as you watch the sun set over Maui's spectacular natural landscape from the water—cruising in style on a deluxe 2-level catamaran. Departing Lahaina Harbor, marvel at the lush greenery of the West Maui Mountains.

Sunset Sailing with Dinner & Open Bar
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Sunset Sailing with Dinner & Open Bar

$97

Combine the best of both worlds, taking pleasure in a fun and comfortable sail aboard our luxury catamaran, while dining on an incredible meal catered by an award winning chef. Relax and enjoy a delicious beverage as you embrace another breathtaking Maui sunset.

Glass-Bottom Boat Reef Exploration Tour
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Glass-Bottom Boat Reef Exploration Tour

$48

Cruise down the Lahaina coastline to Maui's only barrier reef aboard a glass-bottom boat. Admire views of sea life from an underwater viewing cabin and see marine creatures up-close with the help of professional diver while on-board narration teaches you everything you need to know about the reef.

Lahaina Paddle
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Lahaina Paddle

$59

Itinerary A fun easy kayak only trip off the coast of Lahaina. See marine life up close while you paddle the calm clear waters of West Maui right from our ocean front location. Stop At: • Maui Ocean Sports, 505 Front St Suite 140, Lahaina, Maui, HI 9

Reviews of Kaunakakai

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5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Dec 9, 2019

Its the best!

5/5 - Excellent

Melissa

Dec 1, 2019

Very unique historical site to learn about the people who were banished for having leprosy.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Nov 16, 2019

Moloka'i is very different than all other Hawaiian Islands and I hope it stays that way.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Aug 23, 2019

Be aware that many stores close early on Saturday and have no Sunday hours.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Jun 20, 2019

Set up your hike to the Halawa Falls early in your stay as weather is a factor and these are cancelled (and can be rescheduled) if there’s any rain in the area. We left it to the day before our departure and were sadly unable to do the hike.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Apr 29, 2019

Same as it was 50yrs ago, matter of fact it’s getting smaller