Beach Location: 2960 South Kihei Road, Kihei HI 96753
Amenities: Outdoor showers, portable toilets, and trash and recycle bins
Time to snorkel: Year round
Kid Friendly: 7 and up
Parking: Going south on South Kihei Road, pass the Mana Kai Maui Resort and 5 Palms Restaurant, and turn right into the next driveway. Make a hard left and then another left to reach the gravel lot for the Keawakapu Beach parking.
When you find yourself becoming hungry, Keawakapu Beach is close to some great restaurants. One of the most notable is 5 Palms, in the Mana Kai Resort. 5 Palms sits on the beach itself, and serves all kinds of delicious dishes with locally grown and locally caught ingredients. If you decide to dine there, you are sure to remember your meal!
In the cool of the evening, the locals often bring their dogs here to play. And here’s an insider’s tip: Keawakapu Beach can be a fantastic place to watch the sunset. (Don’t tell anyone we told you, though. . .) Have a great time!
Keawakapu Beach Rating by Boss Frog's
Water Clarity - 9/10
Wildlife Abundance - 8/10
Reef Abundance - 7/10
Ease of Beach Access - 10/10
Sandy Beach For Entertaining - 10/10
This popular beach is located on South Kihei Road, directly in front of the 5 Palms Restaurant. There is a grassy area as well as a nice sandy beach. The snorkeling is just fine on the right hand side. You are likely to see a turtle or two here!
If you have any questions, feel free to call us at 1-808-661-3333.