Announcement: Welcome to the Honua Kai Cafe

Welcome to the Honua Kai Cafe (We have NO affiliation with the Honua Kai Resort & Spa Nor IntraWest, nor Playground) 20 times now!!!  On October 11, 2013 Conde Nast readers voted Maui as the #1 island in the world for the 20th time!  Why vacation at any other island in the world but the […]

Best New Restaurant on Maui

2010 – Best New Restaurant on Maui *** Update *** Of course the opening of Duke’s Beach House in December qualifies it as the Best New Restaurant on Maui. I’ve written extensively about Duke’s click here for more information.  Duke’s is fantastic and folks from around the world go out of their way to find […]

Best Service Restaurants

Restaurant With the Best Service *** NOTE *** Since I last published this article 6 months ago Honua Kai’s own restaurant, Duke’s Beach House has opened.  It’s too early for comparisons but if you are in the area or are staying at the Honua Kai you might want to give them a try.  Click here […]

Duke’s – Maui

Duke’s Beach House at the Honua Kai Resort & Spa! Walk to Duke’s – stay at the Honua Kai Resort & Spa! Duke’s Beach House Website (808) 662-2900 Make a Reservation by Clicking Here! (Reservations are highly recommended – make them weeks ahead of time for holidays) (There are 600 villas at the Honua Kai […]

Ka’anapali Live Webcams

Check Out These Live Webcams on the Ka’anapali Beach There are a number of live webcams near the Honua Kai that can show you live conditions.  Its fun to drool over the live cam shots while you are locked in an air conditioned or headed room back on the mainland.  While on Maui you can […]

Best Breakfast in Maui

Maui’s Best Breakfast We live in St. Louis and when we fly to Maui the time change can be 5 hours – so 7 am Maui time is really noon in St. Louis; breakfast takes on a whole new meaning to us.  There are many places open for breakfast on Maui and most of them […]

Honua Kai Resort & Spa News

Honua Kai Resort & Spa is Ready to Celebrate the Holiday Season with a Brand New Second Tower of Suites, Two Spectacular Pools and the Opening of Duke’s Beach House Restaurant KAANAPALI NORTH BEACH, Maui, Hawaii, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ — Honua Kai Resort & Spa today announced the completion of the Konea building, the second […]

Best Brunch/Buffet

Sunday Morning Brunch in Maui Every Sunday morning you will find my wife and I at the #1 place in Maui for a Sunday morning buffet.  This is a no-brainer since we normally get to Maui at 4 PM on a Saturday and Sunday morning has our internal clock off by 5 hours and we […]

What beach in Maui is good for beginner bodysurfing?

zyllee asked: My hubby and I will be going to Maui in the near future, staying at the Honua Kai Resort & Spa, and we want to try bodysurfing (boogie boarding). We are not super strong swimmers and are worried a bit if we will be ok (we’ve only seen the ocean once when we […]

Rough Guide Directions Maui

Product Description Make the most of your time with Rough Guide DIRECTIONS Maui. Slim, stylish and pocketable, the guide is an up-to-date, authoritative and user-friendly companion to this unforgettable destination. Full-colour and richly illustrated throughout, the guide highlights the best Maui has on offer from awesome pacific surf on Big Beach to ravishingly tropical scenery […]