The Papakea Resort is an oceanfront, condominium complex located five miles north of Historic Lahaina Town between Kaanapali Beach and Kapalua on Maui. This is a privately owned condo and is not operated by Aston. It is situated on 13 beautiful tropical acres with swaying palm trees, freshwater Koi ponds, fragrant tropical flowers and Tiki Torches illuminating the walkways during the evenings. Also located on the grounds are two swimming pools, 2 large hot tubs, 10 gas BBQ’s, 2 meticulously groomed 12-hole putting greens, 2 shuffleboard courts, 2 lighted tennis / pickle ball courts and two Cabanas that can accommodate 35 people.
While relaxing on chaise lounge chairs, located along the waters edge, enjoy the magnificent views of Molokai and Lanai. Don’t forget your camera, you’ll see some of Maui’s most stunning sunsets with unobstructed panoramic views. During the Winter and Spring months also enjoy oceanfront viewing of the migrating humpback whales. Currently there is no beach fronting the Papakea because of storms but you can enjoy the beach right next door.
There is also an outdoor Farmers Market a short walk from the condo. They carry fresh tropical fruits, flowers, vegetables, breads and cheeses. The market is usually open on Mondays – Wednesdays – Fridays 7am-11am.
The Papakea is located in West Maui and is approximately one mile north of Kaanapali, three miles north of Lahaina and about five miles south of Kapalua. The famous Duke’s Restaurant is a half mile away, a short 15 minute walk. Championship golf courses are located in Kapalua and Kaanapali.
At check-in you will receive a list of the various activities happening at the Papakea which may include:
• Mai Tai Parties
• Aquasize Class
• Yoga / Pilates Classes
• Tennis Tournaments
• Putting Tournaments
• and many other holiday activities
The Papakea also has an Expedia Activities Desk in the main lobby that can help you plan all your trips / tours / and dining experiences. A coupon for a pool side complimentary continental breakfast and island orientation is provided by the activities staff upon check-in.
The Papakea lobby has an ATM, two computers with a printer and (free boarding pass printing).
Papakea Resort is a non-smoking resort. Smoking only permitted in designated areas around the resort. The front office will show you the designated smoking areas. This is a county regulation.
This is NOT an Aston managed condo. This unit is managed by the owners and we take special care of our guests. Please see our reviews on VRBO. https://www.vrbo.com/321368#reviews