Where to stay around Kaanapali?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,229 holiday lettings near Kaanapali. From 2,846 condos to 386 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kaanapali is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kaanapali?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kaanapali:

  • Kaanapali Hillside: 280 holiday homes
  • Ukumehame Ahupuaa: 248 holiday homes
  • Halama Street: 276 holiday homes
  • Plantation Estates: 19 holiday homes
  • Montage Kapalua Bay (Residences at Kapalua Bay): 418 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kaanapali?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kaanapali. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Whalers Village: 5,687 holiday lettings
  • Kaanapali Beach: 5,556 holiday lettings
  • Lahaina Sugar Cane Train Kaanapali Landing Station: 5,264 holiday lettings
  • Black Rock: 5,383 holiday lettings
  • Kaanapali Golf Courses: 5,824 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kaanapali listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent condos in Kaanapali?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,846 condos in Kaanapali. Our other popular types of Kaanapali holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 386 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 142 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 47 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kaanapali?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,582 holiday homes with pool available in Kaanapali. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Kaanapali, Maui, Hawaii your home away from home

    Kaanapali is on the northwest coast of Maui and is the perfect place for a holiday rental home for those seeking an idyllic Hawaiian beach vacation. With three miles of golden sands, blue seas and overlooking the distant islands of Lana’i and Moloka’i it is the perfect base for exploring all that Maui has to offer. Kaanapali has some of the best snorkeling in Hawaii, plus a beachfront shopping complex, top-class restaurants, a museum and championship golf, there is something for everyone. Kaanapali was once of the home of Hawaiian royalty as well as being a training ground for Hawaiian warriors.

    Things to do in Kaanapali, Maui Beaches and Watersports

    Kaanapali has one of the best beaches on Maui along with beautiful warm seas. Relax in the sun or go snorkeling and explore the fantastic underwater world. The area also offers excellent diving trips, including visiting the nearby offshore volcanic crater close to Kaanapali.

    Beachside Luau

    Enjoy the local Hawaiian culture at a beachside Luaufor a real taste of Hawaii. It is an evening of local dancing and singing with drummers and traditional fire knife dancers accompanied by a buffet of Hawaiian and international cuisine. Golf

    Maui offers some excellent golf courses including the 26 hole championship golf course right on the doorstep of your Kaanapali holiday rental. With magnificent scenery and warm temperatures, Maui is the perfect place to play golf.

    Places to visit near Kaanapali, Maui


    The nearby town of Lahaina has a historic preservation district which is well worth touring. Lahaina is also a shopper’s paradise with many local galleries and craft shops. There is excellent shopping at the Lahaina Cannery Mall which has 50 speciality shops in an air-conditioned setting.


    Ulupalakua has a beautiful cattle and horse ranch on the slopes of Haleakala at an elevation of 2,000 feet. Enjoy the fantastic views from the ranch, go horseback riding and enjoy lunch at the Ranch Store and Grill. There is also a tasting room at the nearby Ulupalakua Winery which has an 18-foot long bar made from a single mango tree.

    Weather in Kaanapali, Maui

    Kaanapali and Maui are well known for enjoying year-round tropical warmth. Temperatures range between 79-84°F (26-29°C) from winter to summer although Maui does have a little rain each month from October to March which falls as occasional showers. The mountainous inland region has heavy rainfall throughout the year.

    Travel to Kaanapali, Maui

    The main Maui airport to Kaanapali is Kahului airport which receives both inter-island and overseas flights. It is approximately 25 miles from your holiday home in Kaanapali.

    Honolulu International airport is on the nearby island of Honolulu so a connecting flight to Maui would be needed.

    Activities and attractions in and around Kaanapali

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Kaanapali has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Kapalua Golf Club Plantation Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
    • Maui Ocean Center (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
    • Kaanapali Golf Courses (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Kapalua Golf Resort Bay Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • The Dunes at Maui Lani (13.7 mi / 22 km)

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Kaanapali

    Kaanapali is famous for its beautiful ocean views, breathtaking sunsets and tropical setting. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Kaanapali. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Kaanapali Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Kapalua Beach (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • D.T. Fleming Beach Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Iao Valley State Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
    • Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
    • Kahekili Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)