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Wonderful way to see the turtles

Not a huge beach, but not too busy. Lovely place to swim and see lots and lots of sea turtles... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
Gregsky
,
Ottawa, Canada
via mobile
Always my favorite snorkel spot!

When in Maui we have alternatively stayed at either Napili Point or Napili Shores resorts, both of... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
Allen L
,
Regina, Canada
via mobile
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Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

Not a huge beach, but not too busy. Lovely place to swim and see lots and lots of sea turtles, which swim close to the shore. Don’t miss a quick stop here.

Thank Gregsky
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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

When in Maui we have alternatively stayed at either Napili Point or Napili Shores resorts, both of which have easy access to this little bay. (The Honokeana Cove resort does as well, but we've never stayed there and can't comment further.) Without a doubt this...More

8  Thank Allen L
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Reviewed July 18, 2017

This is not an accessible bay--it's hidden among resorts, and entry to the water is rocky. But there are a lot of turtles. My husband and I walked here from one of the neighboring properties and saw 7 turtles one morning without even getting in...More

Thank trueindigo
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

A bit difficult to find this private cove in Napili. The turtles and sunshine were both plentiful. LOVE this place!!

Thank Kelly D
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Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

My friends rented a condo at Honokeana Cove. We were lucky to join them every day for a snorkel with the turtles. Really the best experience I have had anywhere.

Thank CountryHills
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Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Accessibility is the main concern. Did not try the pathway. Entry to the bay is easier if you are staying at the 2 resorts at the bay. NAPILI POINT and HONOKEANA COVE both which are older and more quiet resorts/facilities but are reasonably priced. We...More

Thank I_like_gadgets
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Reviewed August 24, 2016

This cove is a bit tricky to get to, but worth the effort. This bay has numerous Sea turtles and abundant coral and other reef fish. Bring your own snorkel gear and swim at your own pace. Not crowded. Beautiful view.

Thank Cindy S
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Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We visited this beach everyday for a week and we saw turtles everyday. They are on the rocks right in front of the lifeguards. Amazing to watch from the side or grab a snorkel and jump in with them.

Thank Dean B
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Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

If you can get to it! Stay at the Napili point resort and it will be out your front door. Turtles and octopus and all kinds of fun. Best place to snorkel besides Honolula bay.

Thank Alison K
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Reviewed July 23, 2016

This cove sits to the south of Napili Bay. The bay is easy to reach via a public parking area and walkway. Getting to Honokeana Cove, however, requires you to trek across rocks from Napili Bay, around the point to the south. Once there, you...More

2  Thank Adam G
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