Kapalua Resort on Maui is a luxury playground for adults and kids alike. Famous for its championship golf courses, the resort offers a luxury hotel, guest villas, three beaches, a tennis center and an array of restaurants.
Kapalua is located on West Maui which is sunny and rain-free most of the time. In the winter, be sure to pack your binocular so that you can watch whales right from the beach.
Things to Do
Kapalua Resort is a golfer's paradise. The two golf courses provide a challenging layout and spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean.
The resort offers special programs for kids at the Art School at Kapalua and at the The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua. The whole family can enjoy tennis, snorkeling and swimming at one of the three resort beaches: the family-friendly Kapalua Beach, the secluded Oneloa Bay Beach and the D.T. Fleming Beach.
Where to Stay
If you like the option of being able to prepare your own meals, stay at the Kapalua Villas which offer one-, two- and three-bedroom configurations. The Villas have fully-equipped kitchens, washer/dryer, private lanai and twice-weekly maid service.
There are two luxury Hawaiian spas at the resort.
Where to Eat
Whether you want to have an elegant dinner or a quick lunch with a view, there are many restaurants to choose from at Kapalua Resort. The three golf clubhouses all have gourmet restaurants.
VacationIdea.com Vacation Tip
Having a car at Kapalua is not necessary because the resort provides a complimentary shuttle that will take you to all the resort beaches, restaurants and activities. If you decide to rent a car while on Maui, however, the Kapalua Villas offer good car packages that can save you money. Check for Maui packages before booking.