Get an overview of this hotelBeachfront hotel in Kaanapali Resort with great Hawaiian experience

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk

Most Hawaiian Hotel

Called Hawaii's "Most Hawaiian Hotel," the 11-acre beachfront Kaanapali Beach Hotel is a quarter-mile from Whalers Village, a half-mile from Kaanapali Golf Course, and 3 miles from historic Lahaina.

Cultural crafts

The family-friendly hotel offers complimentary cultural activities such as lauhala weaving and poi making, and nightly Hawaiian music and hula shows.

Furnished lanais

Guestrooms at Kaanapali Beach Hotel have Hawaiian decor with original artwork and 32-inch digital flat screen TVs; furnished lanais provide ocean, partial ocean, garden, or courtyard views.

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 25 September 2017 to 16 December 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Hallway
  • Select guestrooms
Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located within a half-mile of two golf courses, and a quarter-mile from the shops at Whalers Village, Kaanapali Beach Hotel hugs a popular swimming beach. Landscaped lawns include a whale-shaped splash pool with sun loungers, a giant checkerboard, and an indoor/outdoor tiki restaurant with nightly Hawaiian entertainment. This hotel provides chairs and umbrellas for a surcharge. A family-friendly restaurant serves daily buffets, and a poolside tiki bar offers tropical cocktails and light fare. Guests choose from a range of complimentary cultural activities, including ukulele classes, lauhala weaving, and poi making. Tuesdays through Fridays, the Kupanaha dinner show (surcharge) explores Hawaiian myth through a play of magic and dance. A salon adjacent to the hotel provides spa services (surcharge). Poolside complimentary WiFi is available.

Valet and self parking (surcharge for both) are available in a covered parking garage.

  • Picnic area 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Children's club 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Computer station 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 432 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Lanai 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe (surcharge) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Tiki Terrace Restaurant - With historical photographs, artifacts, and Polynesian decor, this open-air restaurant specializes in regional cuisine using island ingredients. Open for breakfast and dinner.

Tiki Bar & Grill - A poolside grill serving salads, sandwiches, burgers, tropical cocktails, and smoothies. Nightly Hawaiian music and hula shows are complimentary.

Nearby Things to Do

Kaanapali Beach Hotel's Manicured lawns include a whale-shaped pool, a giant checkerboard, and picnic areas, as well as an outdoor stage with nightly Hawaiian entertainment. The hotel offers an array of complimentary cultural activities such as ukulele playing, poi making, and lauhala weaving.

The adjacent Kaanapali Beach is popular for swimming, parasailing, snorkeling, and other water activities; This hotel provides chairs and umbrellas for a surcharge and equipment rentals are available. The hotel is within a half-mile of two 18-hole golf courses, including the Tournament North Course, designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr. Three lighted tennis courts are available at an adjacent hotel. Sight-seeing and whale-watching cruises, deep-sea fishing excursions, and water-sports rentals are available at Lahaina Harbor, four miles away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 
  • Playground on site 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 40.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Only service animals are allowed
Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 25.00 and USD 25.00 for adults, USD 14.00 and USD 25.00 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 12.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 14.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 90.00
  • In-room safe fee: USD 1.50 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Kaanapali Beach
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  • Aston At The Whaler On Kaanapali Beach Maui/Lahaina
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  • Whaler Kaanapali Beach
  • Whaler On Kaanapali Beach Lahaina
  • Hotel Ka Anapali Beach
  • Kaanapali Beach Hotel Maui/Lahaina
  • Ka Anapali Beach Hotel

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Honeymoon or Anniversary Offer

Guests celebrating their honeymoon or anniversary may receive (subject to availability) the following benefits: 1-category room upgrade for bookings in Garden View, Pool/Courtyard View, or Partial Ocean View accommodations; and a split of sparkling wine.

Guests must notify the property either at time of booking or following booking that they are celebrating their honeymoon or anniversary. Marriage certificate may be required. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.


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