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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have stayed at many of the hotels along the Kaanapali Beach; Whaler, Marriott, Aston Kaanapali Shores, but we always came back to the Kaanapali Alii. There are many reasons, but the top three are: 1) Full sized condos; large, comfortable living space, well equipped kitchens, big comfortable bedrooms . They even have BBQ's on site, and an herb garden.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a condo complex so obviously your experience depends on the specific unit. The property itself is in an absolutely perfect location. It sits on the beach. You step off the property directly onto the beach. The grounds are beautiful. With two pools and hot tubs there is plenty of space to spread out. The view from our particular... More 

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Saratoga, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in a 2-bedroom condo with ocean view. Yes, the view was gorgeous! Spacious rooms, huge balcony (lanai), well equipped kitchen, daily cleaning service, parking -- there is everything you need for excellent vacation with your family. Sandy beach is just few steps from the building. Very close to shops and restaurants.

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California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This title is the same one that I used in my 2012 review of the Alii, and it stands. However, they've upped their game a bit, so I now give them Five Stars. Once again we did this as a Costco package, the best way to get decent rates. The room was all set for us when we arrived. Parking... More 

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Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here at the Alii in Unit 153, a two bedroom + Den unit. This put us in building one, closest to the ocean walkway, which gave us a fantastic view from the fifth floor. We had an ocean view from the dining room, living room, and from both bedrooms. The Westin is right next door, and our unit... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As an Aussie, this place was expensive as a place to stay. As a play to stay in Mauii, it was not and it was worth it. I would stay here many times again with my family. First thing to know is that a 1 bedroom apartment here had a full kitchen, lounge, dining, and a den - which really... More 

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Inwood, West Virginia
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by the value of such a large condo right on the Ka'anapali Beach. We had two master bedrooms, full size kitchen, living room, dining room, and there was plenty of room to sprawl out. Views were amazing. There are two pools, one for adults and one that allows keikis, and a jacuzzi. There is no bar,... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Property is in a very good location on Kaanapali Beach, with one of the best beachfronts in this area. Close to Whaler's Village and some good restaurants. Pool was nice and grounds well maintained. The beds and bedding would get only 2*. Old and not very comfortable. TV in bedroom was old 90's model which only received limited cable with... More 

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Oakley, California
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Customer Service: Flew into Maui early morning knowing check in would not happen at least until early afternoon at the very soonest, and that was fine. Picked up some groceries, and headed to property at 12:30 pm. Young man at desk said we were a bit early, that they owners had just left, and housekeeping " is in your room... More 

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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a top Kaanapali hotel experience with the roominess of a well appointed condo, this is the place for you. Our 3 day stay followed a Hawaiian cruse ship experience. We were appreciative of the units comfort. One large bedroom, two updated bathrooms, modern kitchen with breakfast nook and comfy family room with a large tv. The... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Expansive one and two-bedroom condos range from 1,500 to 1,900 square feet offering one of the finest accommodations on Maui. Each are individually decorated and furnished with all the amenities that you’d expect from a resort hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kaanapali Alii

Address: 50 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1990
Region: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Lahaina
Price Range: £384 - £509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kaanapali Alii 3*
Number of rooms: 184
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Also Known As:
Kaanapali Alii Hotel Lahaina
Kaanapali Alii Maui/Lahaina
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Lahaina
#3 Spa Hotel in Lahaina
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Lahaina
#4 Romantic Hotel in Lahaina
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“Ocean views are amazing”
  • Entry Unit 153
  • Kitchen/Dining Unit 153
  • Washer/Dryer Unit 153
  • Den/3rd bedroom Unit 153
  • 2nd Bedroom Unit 153
  • Master Bath Unit 153
  • View from Master Bedroom Unit 153
  • View from balcony Unit 153
 of 5 bubbles SecondComing, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a den for more space!”
 of 5 bubbles ADAMJC240MK, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“"Garden view" can mean a view of the parking lot. Splurge for ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles amyld2015, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would imagine that all the rooms are great but an ocean view just make it magical away from the elevator noise.”
 of 5 bubbles alpskibunny, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor units are super convenient”
 of 5 bubbles pitchinwedge, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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