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

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.

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, as well as a complimentary area shuttle. A round-trip airport shuttle is available on request and for an extra charge.

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

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

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.

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

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service dogs only)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 61.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 61.00 (roundtrip), (from 0 to 17 years old)
  • 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
  • Kaanapali Beach Hotel
  • Aston At The Whaler On Kaanapali Beach Maui/Lahaina
  • The Whaler Maui
  • The Whaler On Kaanapali Beach Hotel Lahaina
  • Whaler Kaanapali Beach
  • Whaler On Kaanapali Beach Lahaina
  • Hotel Ka Anapali Beach
  • Kaanapali Beach Hotel Maui/Lahaina
  • Ka Anapali Beach Hotel

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Honeymoon or Anniversary Offer Guests celebrating their honeymoon or anniversary will receive the following benefits: 1-category room upgrade for bookings in Garden View, Pool/Courtyard View, or Partial Ocean View accommodations (subject to availability at check-in); 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 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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