Located just north of Maui’s Ka’anapali Beach, visitors will find welcoming shores and immense beauty, similar to what attracted the area’s first inhabitants. Today, guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua – Maui, Hawaii beach resort can hike through lush rainforest, snorkel beneath the ocean’s shimmering surface, challenge themselves on two championship golf courses or simply relax on golden-sand beaches. This oceanfront hotel introduces visitors to the culture and natural beauty of Maui while pampering them with luxury amenities to meet every need and desire.Boasting 54 stunning acres, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua proudly maintains the Honokahua Preservation Site, a recognized “wahi pana” (sacred site) that lies adjacent to the resort and serves as a destination where Native Hawaiians can gather to conduct ceremonies and protocol.
Guests can enjoy the beauty of Maui without ever leaving their room or suite. All accommodations include a furnished balcony, many with ocean views, and locally inspired décor.
The newly reimagined one- and two-bedroom Residential Suites feature enhanced kitchens with top-of-the-line appliances and refreshed interiors that infuse Ritz-Carlton sophistication with contemporary furnishings and a Hawaiian sense of place.
Each of the six restaurants at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers a unique experience, yet all reflect the culture and culinary traditions of Maui.
At Banyan Tree, ingredients from local farms are complemented by fresh seafood and innovative cocktails. Aina Gourmet offers homemade pastries, to-go fare and 100% Maui coffee. And Alaloa Lounge takes advantage of our waterfront location with outdoor seating and seasonal whale-watching.
WELLNESS & SPA
In ancient Hawaii, the purest of water, Waihua, was celebrated for its healing powers. Today, guests of our Maui resort spa can experience this centuries-old tradition with treatments based on native practices. Therapies draw on plants, flowers and fruits from throughout Hawaii and herbs cultivated in our very own organic garden. Private cabanas are perfect for couple’s treatments and outdoor gardens provide a serene setting for pre- or post-treatment relaxation
FEATURES & AMENITIES
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is nestled within the pristine 22,000-acre Kapalua Resort, giving guests exclusive access to amenities and activities hosted within this Maui beach hotel and within the legendary resort, including:
One of Hawaii’s largest nature preserves with two marine sanctuaries.
Signature Maui events each year: Celebration of the Arts, Kapalua Wine & Food Festival, Wellness Week, XTERRA World Championship and PGA-TOUR Tournament of Champions.
Two championship golf courses, The Bay Course and The Plantation Course, along with the award-winning instructions of the Kapalua Golf Academy.
Exciting outdoor adventures and activities including miles of hiking trails, and the Kapalua Tennis Garden designed for novice and pro players alike.
Variety of dining options featuring local cuisine including Pineapple Grill, Merriman’s Kapalua, Cane and Canoe, Sansei Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar, Wine Palette, Taverna and The Plantation House.
Combining the timeless romance of Hawaii and the elegance of a luxury resort, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers the perfect setting for your destination wedding. Comprehensive wedding services begin with our packages and dedicated planners, who work with couples to ensure every detail is decided. The celebration is underway as soon as your guests arrive in Maui with a day at the spa for the bridal party, a few rounds of golf for the groomsmen or an authentic lu’au to replace the traditional rehearsal dinner. With an array of indoor and outdoor venues, our resort can host your big day as well as all the events surrounding it.