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West Maui – Quick Summary

Last updated 28. Sep, 2009 by .

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General Geographic Area: West Maui

General Geographic Area: West Maui

In a nutshell: West Maui is home to loads of beautiful beaches, and the towns of Lahaina and Ka’anapali. To the north of this region, Ka’anapali and Kapalua boast plenty of higher-end condos and resort hotels, plus four world-class golf courses. Lahaina, the most-visited spot on Maui, is midway around the head and where you’ll find lower and mid-range lodging options.
Minuses: Only one narrow two-lane road in and out makes for the most congested traffic in Maui.
Sound-bite: “Today: Golf lessons, shopping, then some

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Snorkeling Basics & Snorkeling Map

Last updated 27. Jul, 2013 by .

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Fish Like Reef!
The first thing you learn snorkeling is that fish like the reef. Good news: Maui is surrounded with reef! Some areas have more reef than others, but all an experienced snorkeler needs is spotting from the shore with polarized sunglasses and maybe a closeup peek through the ocean surface using Google satellite maps.


View MauiGuidebook.com West/South Maui Snorkel Map in a larger map

Maps
The maps that can be found at rental shops, guidebooks and the one above are really just meant for beginning snorkelers and newcomers …

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Car Rental Hawaii

Last updated 24. Dec, 2010 by .

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Insider source for Hawaii rental car deals.

Insider source for Hawaii rental car deals.

Rating: ★★★★★

In a nutshell: Insider/wholesale pricing on rental cars.
Minuses: Online rental process is not real-time.
Sound-bite: “Are you sure these rates are correct?”

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Summary
Wholesale car rental
  Location
Airport Terminal
  Phone
866-300-7116
  Web
http://www.carrentalhawaii.com
  Price
Wholesale

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Son’z at Swan Court

Last updated 08. Feb, 2011 by .

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Son'z at Swan Court

Son'z at Swan Court

Rating: ★★★★★
*how we rate restaurants

Rated #1 High-End Contemporary W.

In a nutshell: A romantic setting with fantastic Mediterranean influenced island cuisine.
Minuses: Pricey.
Sound-bite: “so romantic, we were seated at a table for two right next to the lake.”
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Summary
Among the most spectacular restaurants on Maui - both for dining, and ambiance.
 Location
Hyatt Regency Resort, 200 Nohea Kai Dr., Ka'anapali, HI 96761
 Phone
808-667-4506
 Web
www.tristarrestau...
 Price
Expensive

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Lahaina Dream Luxury Vacation Rental Home & Estate

Last updated 22. Oct, 2013 by .

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Twilight

Lahaina Dream Luxury Vacation Rental Home & Estate

STWM 2013 / 0012
Contact: Lahaina Dream | Book: Online booking form

Lowest Advertised Rates:
Special discounted rates are available until May 24, 2014. Please inquire.
Rates range from $1175-$2995/nt. depending on season and # guests. (7/nt. min.)
*Dec 21, 2013 - Jan 03, 2014 -$3975/nt. @14/nt. min)
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Amenities:
| Private Luxury Home & Estate | Panoramic Ocean and Mountain Views | 11 Acre Gated Property | 5,400 SQFT Interior + 2,000 SQFT Covered Exterior Living | Six (6) Ocean-view Lanais | …

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Paragon Sailing Charters

Last updated 29. Apr, 2013 by .

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Paragon II at Molokini

Paragon II at Molokini

Rating: ★★★★½
*how we rate vendors

Rated #1 Molokini Snorkel Boat

In a nutshell: These guys really know how to sail!
Minuses: Food is a lower priority than beer. (Maybe that’s a plus?!?”)
Sound-bite: “They raised the sails quickly and we were soon traveling at 20 knots!”

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Summary
They do a lot of real sailing, which sets them above the competition who mostly rely on motors to get around.
  Location
Maalaea & Lahaina Harbors
  Phone
808-244-2087
  Web
www.sailmaui.com
 Price
$50 - $150

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Wai Ola Vacation Paradise

Last updated 24. Apr, 2014 by .

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Pool from upstairs lanai

Pool from upstairs lanai

BBWM 2011/0003
Contact: Wai Ola Vacation Paradise | Book: Online booking form

4 Bdrm / 4 Bath Sleeps up to 14

Beds:
Malanai Suite: 2 King Beds: Kuuipo Oceanview Room: 1 King; Makai Suite bedroom: 1 King; Honeymoon Suite: 1 King; + Makai Suite: 2 Full Futons

Lowest Advertised Rates:
7/nt. min.
*CURRENT SPECIAL: JAN - FEB 2015: $995/nt.*

December 20 - January 4: $1400/nt.
January 5 - March: $1095/nt.
April - December 19: $995/nt.
Thanksgiving Week: $1095/nt.
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Amenities:
| 5000 Sq Ft Private Home | …

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Lahaina Stables

Last updated 14. Jan, 2010 by .

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[rating:96/100]
Summary
Three horse riding tours w/great views
  Location
Punakea Lp, Lahaina
  Phone
808-667-2222
  Web
http://www.mauihorse.com
 Price
$110 - $135

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Kapalua Resort Plantation Course

Last updated 02. Mar, 2010 by .

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Kapalua Plantation Course

Kapalua Plantation Course

Rating: ★★★★★

In a nutshell: Mecca-status course for serious golfers.
Minuses: $$$
Sound-bite: “The wide range of tees make this course as challenging as you want it to be.”

SUMMARY:
18 hole regulation | 73 par | 7,411 yards | 75.6 USGA | 140 slope | Driving Range | GPS | Resort Attire

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Summary
18 hole regulation | 73 par | 7,411 yards | 75.6 USGA | 140 slope | Driving Range | GPS
  Location
300 Kapalua Dr, Kapalua
  Phone
877-527-2582
  Web
http://cms.kapalua.com
 Price
$88 - $268

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Lahaina Coolers

Last updated 08. Apr, 2010 by .

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Lahaina Coolers

Lahaina Coolers

Rating: ★★★★★
*how we rate restaurants

Rated #1 for Eclectic Food West Maui

In a nutshell: Unassuming fun pub with reasonably priced adventurous menu.
Minuses: Off the main drag.
Sound-bite: “Evil Jungle Pasta!”
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Summary
An unassuming joint off the main drag; a favorite with folks who've been around Lahaina a few times and know where to go for a great meal at reasonable prices.
 Location
180 Dickenson St., Lahaina, HI 96761
 Phone
808-661-7082
 Web
www.lahainacooler...
 Price
Moderate

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