Get an overview of this hotelOceanfront condo with spacious resort grounds in West Maui

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North Kaanapali Beach

Family-friendly Aston at Papakea Resort is located in West Maui's sunny and easygoing Honokowai area, adjacent to a sandy beach, 2 miles from Kaanapali golf, and 4 miles from historic Lahaina.

Pools, ponds

Two pools with spa tubs, two putting greens, and a dozen grills are set amid 13 acres of tropical gardens dotted with koi ponds. A bridge leads to a companion property with a restaurant and children's camp. Condominium accommodations overlooking the ocean.

Lanai and kitchens

Aston at Papakea's individually decorated condos feature lanais, full kitchens, washer/dryers, DVD players, and wireless Internet access. Views are of the gardens or ocean.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Family-friendly Aston at Papakea Resort is adjacent to North Kaanapali Beach. Whalers Village, a beachfront shopping-and-dining center, is 1 mile away.

Weekly activities include yoga, pilates, and pool workouts, as well as tennis and putting tournaments. The resort rents boogie boards and other beach gear. Wireless Internet access (included in the resort fee) is available throughout. Guests have signing privileges at the poolside Beach Club Restaurant, located at the companion property next door.

Smoking is permitted only in designated areas.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free self parking 
  • Library 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 11 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Picnic area 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 364 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • DVD player  
  • Kitchen  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Dishwasher 
  • DVD player 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • Lanai 
  • Microwave 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Stovetop 
  • Video-game console 

Where to Eat

Aston at Papakea Resort does not have its own restaurant, but guests have signing privileges at the companion hotel's Beach Club Restaurant. Whalers Village, 1 mile away, offers several additional restaurants and a food court.

Beach Club Restaurant - Casual, family-friendly restaurant located poolside, with indoor and outdoor seating. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and offers ocean views. Serves steaks, pasta, and seafood for dinner. Full bar specializing in tropical drinks.

Nearby Things to Do

This Maui resort has 2 ocean-view splash pools with spa tubs, as well as two 18-hole putting greens and a lighted tennis court. Yoga, pilates, and swim workouts are complimentary. Advanced surfing classes are available for a surcharge.

The adjacent companion property has a beachfront fitness center (surcharge) and offers a children's program (ages 5–12) that includes Hawaiian cultural activities and outdoor play, from ukulele lessons to hula-skirt making. Daily surcharge for the children's program is $25, subject to change.

The resort rents kayaks, boogie boards, and other beach equipment. The golf courses of Kaanapali are 2 miles south. The famed 3 courses and golf academy of Kapalua are 5 miles north. Other activities in West Maui include skydiving, parasailing, hiking in the West Maui mountains, and boating.

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

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Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Cleaning fee: USD 89 per accommodation, per stay (varies per unit size)
  • Resort fee: USD 15.00 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Newspaper
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Lending library access
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 0.00 (rates may vary)
  • Facilities fee: USD 15 per accommodation, per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Camp Kaanapali is offered to children ages 5 – 12. Camp activities include a variety of Hawaiian cultural and outdoor-based activities such as hula dancing, ukulele lessons, beach exploration, lei making, sand art, kite making/flying, swimming, scavenger hunts, games, arts, and crafts. Both day and evening sessions are available. One-time registration fee of $10 per child includes a t-shirt. Daily rate of $35 per child includes meals. Registration must be made 24 hours in advance upon arrival at the resort. Registration is held daily at 8 AM at the Camp Kaanapali Center in room 135. Camp Kaanapali hours are Monday – Friday (with the exception of major holidays), 8 AM – 2 PM. Friday evening sessions are 5 PM – 9 PM and include dinner. Space is limited to 16 participants per session. Children who are ill may not attend.

Note: Camp Kaanapali is located at the Aston Kaanapali Shores and is available to registered guests of all Aston properties on Maui.

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