Kaanapali Resort and Spa: A Haven for Rejuvenation


Situated near Kaanapali Beach and just steps from Black Rock Beach, the adventure begins right on our hotel property with many things to do. While staying in Maui, relax at our lagoon-style pool, taste fresh island cuisine, enjoy indigenous Hawaiian cultural activities, shop in Whalers Village, and play on the white-sand beaches. From sunrise yoga to kayaking in Kaanapali to surf lessons, our Maui resort offers activities for the entire family.

Resort Activity Information

Maximize your time in Kaanapali with activities on-site. View our weekly activity schedule information, festive season calendars, pool cabana reservations, dining menus, and more.

Lei Making Cultural Activity

Ocean Activities

Pu‘u Keka‘a (Black Rock), fronting Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, is one of the top snorkeling destinations on Maui and is home to an array of ocean activities, like kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, outrigger canoe adventures, and more. Guests can see tropical marine life, vibrant coral reefs, and the beautiful honu (green sea turtle) in the waters right in front of the resort. Choose from a range of equipment for rent such as paddle boards, surfboards, and snorkeling gear, or book family-friendly things to do in Kaanapali, like surf lessons, canoeing, and kayaking. For assistance with booking your island activities stop by our Concierge Desk in the lobby. Contact us at (808) 661-0031 ext. 38135, or email: smc@aqualani.com

Turtle At Black Rock Kaanapali Beach

Cultural Offerings

Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa offers guests an array of opportunities to connect to local culture and rejuvenate through authentic, curated Kaanapali activities. The experiences rotate monthly, and include offerings like koi fish feeding, fireside talk story sessions, lei making, ukulele lessons, hula dancing, poi pounding demonstrations, and more.

Lauhala Weaving

Maui Nui Luau

Discover the remarkable stories, history, and culture of the Valley Isle and Kaanapali through the songs and dances of Maui and the Pacific at the Maui Nui Luau. Situated beachfront on award-winning Kaanapali Beach, the Maui Nui Luau shares the music, dance, and history of the islands right here at the foot of the famous cliff diving point, Puu Kekaa. World-renowned Polynesian entertainment producer Tihati Productions presents the best in Hawaiian & Polynesian song and dance, including the spectacular fire knife dance. Enjoy an all-you-can-eat luau buffet, Hawaiian arts, crafts, and games, and experience an authentic Hawaiian imu ceremony.

Fire dancers at the Maui Nui Luau
Wellness Offerings
Tennis Courts

Tennis & Pickleball

Bask in the warmth of the sun and feel the island breeze as you enjoy access to three private tennis and pickleball courts.

The Spa at Black Rock Overview

The Spa at Black Rock

Spa at Black Rock allows guests to enjoy an infusion of health brought by our soothing treatments, using natural products that draw on ocean plants and Polynesian essential oils.

Moana Oceanfront Yoga


Keep your fitness routine in-tact with daily classes like sunrise yoga and a 24-hour fitness center.

Whale Season (December – April)

With one of the best vantage points in Kaanapali for viewing whales, our hotel near Black Rock Beach, Maui, is the perfect location for guests to observe humpbacks in their natural habitat across Maui Nui Basin, where their population is among the highest. Relax on your lanai for morning coffee or sunset sips while gazing out at ocean views spotted with humpback splashes.

Two Humpback Whales off the island of Maui

Sunset S’mores Roasting

Roast s'mores at our oceanfront fire pits while taking in views of a picturesque Kaanapali sunset. S'mores kits are delivered to your guestroom with all the fixings and can be complemented by your favorite beverages for a relaxing evening spent with loved ones.

Beachside S'mores Roasting

Kaanapali Golf Courses

Hit the greens at Kaanapali Golf Courses, featuring 36 holes of compelling play and incredible coastal views, all just steps from the resort.

Aerial of Sheraton Maui


Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa strongly believes that care for one another begins with taking care of our surroundings and continued sustainability efforts are just one of the many ways the resort strives to provide the highest standard of care and comfort for visitors and guests. The resort features Raw Elements reef-safe sunscreen dispensers throughout the resort, complimentary for guests, filtered water stations and keepsake water bottles, and more.

Ocean Excursions

Experience Ka'anapali Beach Live

Take a moment to preview paradise by the click of your mouse!

Ocean Front View
Experience Swimming

The Spa at Black Rock

Our full-service spa allows guests to enjoy an infusion of health using natural products that draw on ocean plants and Polynesian essential oils. Choose from a menu of body treatments, skin care, and massages at our Kaanapali resort and spa.

Tennis Courts

Sheraton Fitness

Our Lahaina fitness center features cardio and weight-training machines, yoga mats, and free weights

Aerial of Sheraton Maui pools and beach


Main Pool

Mon-Sun: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM


Towels provided

More Local Attractions
Arts and Culture

Whale Watching
Ka'anapali Surf Club
Maui Nui Luau
Ka'anapali Royal (North)
Ka'anapali Kai (South)
Nakalele Blowhole
Kapalua Coastal Trail

Nearby Destinations

Kapalua 11.3 km/7.0 miles
Molokini 51.5 km/32.0 miles


Ka'anapali Royal and Kai Golf Courses 1.6 km/1.0 miles


Maui Memorial Hospital 43.4 km/27.0 miles


Lahaina Cannery Mall 4.2 km/2.6 miles
Whaler's Village

Area Sightseeing
Ironwood Ranch Horesback Rides

Napili, Maui
Ironwood Ranch
Phone: +1 808-669-4991

Teralani Sailing Adventures

Ka'anapali Beach
Whale watching, sunset sails and snorkeling tours
Phone: +1 808-661-7245

Ka'anapali Surf Club - Eco Tours

Ka'anapali Beach
Ka'anapali Surf Club
Phone: +1 808-270-0044

Hana and Haleakala Revealed

Haleakala, Maui
Temptation Tours
Phone: +1 808-877-8888

Kapalua Ziplines

Lahaina Maui Medical Center 4.8 km/3.0 miles
Maui Memorial Hospital 43.4 km/27.0 miles

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions