APLAYGROUND OF FUN-FILLED ADVENTURES
ABOUND AT THE WESTIN MAUI RESORT & SPA, KA’ANAPALI
Daily Westin Destination Club Program And More!
KA’ANAPALI BEACH, MAUI, HAWAII – The 759-room Westin Maui Resort & Spa is a prime destination for those seeking an abundance of activities. Whether guests are here on a honeymoon or with the whole family, there's a choice of activities for all - from experiencing scuba diving off the beach to a scenic catamaran sail to learning about Hawaii's storied history. The thrills that accompany each of this activity are unforgettable!
Water lovers will enjoy snorkeling right in front of the resort on Ka’anapali Beach - chosen 'America's Best Beach 2003.' For those desiring a little more underwater fun, the resort offers on-site scuba diving lessons, certification and beach dives. The five pools at The Westin Maui Resort & Spa are a favorite and offer water basketball and volleyball, and even an exciting 128 foot waterslide - perfect for kids of ALL ages! This magnificent 87,000 square-foot aquatic playground was voted best in Maui and number two in North America by readers of Trip Advisor in 2006.
Offering an incredible view of Maui’s West side, the Gemini Catamaran picks guests up right from the beach fronting the hotel for whale watch cruises (in season), snorkel trips and sunset sails. These activities and more can be booked at the resort’s Ocean Activities Desk by the beachfront or the AMEX Tour Desk located at the resort’s main lobby area.
For visitors seeking an off-the-beaten path excursion, the resorts work closely with Maui Eco-Adventures for an unforgettable island adventure. Maui Eco-Adventure offers visitors a colorful and natural way to experience Maui through guided hikes, kayaking and four-wheel drive excursions to waterfalls, rainforests, and volcanic craters. The knowledgeable staff can also customize a unique and private tour.
Fancy horseback riding? Visitors are invited to saddle up at Iron Wood Ranch for a memorable horseback riding experience along West Maui’s breathtaking mountain range. With panoramic views of Moloka’i and Lana’i, visitors can enjoy riding along unspoiled terrain over lush pineapple fields, tropical valleys and ironwood forests.
Yet another fun adventure is the Sugar Cane train ride that crosses a 325-foot curved wooden trestle with an elevation that yields panoramic views of neighboring islands and the West Maui mountains. The open-air coach brings back nostalgic charm of old Hawaii as the narrator enthralls everyone with stories on steam locomotives and railroads used to haul sugar cane to mills and transporting workers between their homes and cane fields.
Within the resort, guests have a wide array of choices to select their preferred activity of the day. The luxurious Heavenly Spa by Westin™ pampers all seeking spa indulgences and a vigorous workout overlooking the pools and ocean. Other property activities for guests include the daily Westin Destination Club program for all age groups with the resort’s Director of Fun® Jack Stone and his team adding fun and exciting elements to each activity. These include Hawaiian history talks, aqua aerobics, fish feeding in the lobby koi ponds, slide races, Wii bowling challenge, flower lei making, movie night with Hawaiian smores and a pool volleyball match to name a few.
Located on 12 oceanfront acres of Ka’anapali Beach, The Westin Maui Resort & Spa is surrounded by lush gardens, meandering streams, and waterfalls. Offering spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean and the West Maui Mountains, the oceanfront resort features 759 guest rooms and suites with Westin’s signature Heavenly Beds and Heavenly Bath;. 87,000-square-foot aquatic playground with five swimming pools and two waterslides; outdoor dining with world-class island flavors; award-winning Heavenly Spa by Westin; Westin Kids Club; the exhilarating Wailele Polynesian Luau; and a plethora of water sports, boating excursions, and beach activities. High-tech meeting and banquet spaces cater to business professionals as well as wedding clients. Within walking distance are two 18-hole championship golf courses and a shopping center. With its genuine aloha service, the world-class Westin Maui prides itself on being the place “Where Heaven and Aloha Meet™.” Visit www.westinmaui.com for more.
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