Maui Travel Guide - Best Resorts in West Maui

The sunny northwest coast of Maui was once a retreat for Hawaiian royalty and the capitol of the Hawaiian Kingdom. Today, West Maui is home to spectacular resorts, shopping, restaurants, a variety of activities and some of the best sunsets in the world.

There are a variety of options to choose from for your next trip to Maui and below I've selected my favorite places to stay at in West Maui.  You can't go wrong choosing one of these resorts for your next Maui trip!

Ritz Carlton Kapalua
The Ritz Carlton Kapalua is located on fifty-four acres on Maui's Northwest coast and is the only luxury resort featuring a AAA Five Diamond rating that isn't a Four Seasons.  It is the perfect luxury getaway offering year-round activities on the beautiful island of Maui.

Westin Maui Resort and Spa
Overlooking the shimmering Pacific, The Westin Maui Resort & Spa on Kaanapali Beach is the perfect resort for an inspiring Hawaiian vacation with its beachfront setting and aquatic playground.  The amenities, dining, and activities available here will appeal to honeymooners and families alike.

Sheraton Maui Resort and Spa
The Sheraton Maui Resort and Spa, located on legendary Black Rock, is Maui's original and first resort built on Kaanapali Beach, claiming the best stretch of ocean and beach perfect for snorkeling and family activities.

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa
The Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa is located oceanfront on the southern end of Ka'anapali beach on forty acres of lush lanscaping.  It is rated one of the best beaches and vacation spots in the United States with unlimited activities and amenities   The resort offers spectacular ocean views, as well as views of Lanai and Molokai.  It is approximately thirty minutes from Kahului airport, five minutes from Lahaina and is a perfect spot for a family vacation.

Hyatt Residence Club Kaanapali Beach Maui
The Hyatt Residence Club Maui is the flagship resort within the Hyatt Residence Club portfolio.  The resort is a vacation ownership property (timeshare) featuring one, two and three-bedroom villas with expansive lanais, spectacular ocean views, full gourmet kitchens and luxurious master baths.

Westin Nanea Ocean Resort Villas
The Westin Nanea is the newest resort on Maui opening in April 2017, located on North Kaanapali Beach, nestled between Honua Kai Resort and the Westin Kaanapali Villas. 

Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas
The Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas, located in the heart of North Kaanapali, Maui, provides an unparalleled experience combining the comforts of home with the resort amenities perfect for families.

Honua Kai Resort and Spa
Honua Kai Resort and Spa is located on North Kaanapali Beach on the island of Maui and features luxurious one, two and three bedroom suites spread out on 38 beachfront acres with spectacular ocean views.

If you're traveling to Maui, be sure to check-in with me and learn more about the latest promotions and deals available.  There are some great deals going on right now including:
  • Ritz Carlton STARS amenities
  • Starwood Luxury Privileges Program
  • Hyatt Regency Maui - Sunshine on Sale 5th Night Free and free breakfast for two
  • Exclusive Hawaii vacation package deals with value added amenities featuring daily breakfast, food and beverage credit and up to fifteen percent off spa treatments at certain Starwood Hawaii properties including the Westin Maui Resort & Spa on Maui.