Welcome to The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua

Voted #1 Resort on Maui by Conde Nast Traveler's Readers

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Immerse yourself in a true Hawaiian luxury resort experience at The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua. Cultural and environmental appreciation combined with world-class amenities and facilities delivers a true escape. From beachfront dining to Hawaiian spa treatments, luxury poolside cabanas, and cultural and recreational activities, this Kapalua, Maui resort is an unforgettable island oasis. Nestled on 54 acres, The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua showcases 466 guestrooms, including 107 residential suites, dark wood floors and Hawaiian-inspired artwork. The Spa beckons with treatment rooms framed by private garden showers, volcanic stone grottos, and a fitness center with ocean views. Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment offers all levels of activities from land to sea. Also featured are six dining experiences, an indoor/outdoor meeting space, and a lush organic garden. It is enveloped by our picturesque Kapalua Resort’s two championship golf courses, dining and a century-old pineapple plantation.


Redefining luxury, The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge experience combines comfort and exclusivity with personalized service. The Club Lounge offers a dedicated concierge and a well-appointed, relaxed lounge environment with gourmet presentations of food and beverages each day.
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Return to Aloha

Embrace the spirit of aloha and show your love for Maui with a trip that gives back. For each night you stay (minimum three nights), a donation per night will be made to the Hawaii Community Foundation’s Maui Strong Fund to support wildfire recovery needs. The Return to Aloha package also includes daily breakfast for two at Ulana Terrace and a one-time $300 resort credit.

Kapalua Labyrinth Rainbow


We look forward to welcoming you to Kapalua.

Maui-Inspired Design

Suites & Rooms

Recently redesigned, the hotel’s guest rooms, suites and residences invite you to engage with the Maui landscape. Drink in tropical views from your balcony, or relax inside with local artwork and modern, island-inspired design. Residential suites, meanwhile, feature kitchens and up to two bedrooms.

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October 2023 Vacation Deal: Hawaii + 25,000 Points

Bonvoy Members, book your stay on Vacations by Marriott between October 1 to October 31, 2023, for any dates in the future and earn 25,000 bonus points. Package must include 4 or more hotel nights with airfare or car rental included.
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Hawaiian Vacation and Travel Package Deals With Airfare

Dreaming of a Hawaiian getaway that's as effortless as a gentle breeze? Look no further than Vacations by Marriott. It's time to turn your daydreams into reality by booking your flight to Hawaii, complete with your accommodations in Hawaii. Save up to 20% on hotel + flight and earn Marriott Bonvoy points.

The Club Lounge at the Anuenue Room

Upgrade your stay to include The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge at the Anuenue Room – the ultimate getaway.

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Residential Ocean Front Suite
Royal Pacific Suite Living and Dining Room
Luxurious Residence

Your home away from home, our luxurious one- and two-bedroom Residential Suites offer additional space and privacy.

Kapalua Resort
Features and Amenities

Nestled among 22,000 acres of pristine island, The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua awaits you. The ground here is sacred. Full of restorative properties and elements of nature so palpable they seem to come alive. The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua proudly maintains the Honokahua Preservation Site, a recognized “wahi pana” (sacred site) that lies adjacent to the resort. 

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36 Holes of Championship Golf

Walk in the footsteps of golf’s greatest legends at Kapalua’s famed Plantation and Bay Course, home to the Sentry Tournament of Champions.

Exploring Tide Pools

Kapalua Experiences

Journey to the destination of Kapalua for an adventurous escape.

Drinks on our Fire Pit Lanai Rooms & Suites

Reservations to Enhance Your Stay

Elevate your stay by indulging in a selection of carefully curated offerings, and an array of additional indulgences meticulously designed to cater to your every desire. Immerse yourself in a realm of unparalleled refinement and pamper yourself at our Maui resort.

Luxury Dining
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Aerial View

Say “I Do” in Paradise

With an array of indoor and outdoor venues and legendary service, The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua sets a new standard for destination weddings.

Wedding at The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua

Meetings Infused With the Aloha Spirit

At The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua, meetings and events defy imagination. Here, groups encounter a primal landscape of lava rock bays, lush mountain ridges and tropical waves complemented by expert event planning and 20 indoor and outdoor meeting rooms.

Beach House - Wedding Table

Resort Spa Rituals Rooted in Maui Traditions

Inspired by ancient Hawaiian traditions, therapies at The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua Spa embrace indigenous plants and customs for a holistic approach to wellness.

The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua Spa Jacuzzi
Restored to the Wild

At The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua, humans are restored to the wild. With 54 acres overlooking the Pacific Ocean, there’s a wild for everyone. Whether it’s basking in the sun, savoring a rainbow, or watching whales, there is only one element missing: you.

  • 466 inspired hotel rooms and suites featuring dark wood floors, marble bathrooms, island-modern decor, and designs.
  • Signature Maui events each year: Celebration of the Arts, Kapalua Wine & Food Festival, Wellness Week and Whale Tales.
  • The new Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge® at the Anuenue Room, where you can savor a rainbow and taste the flavors of Maui.
  • Six dining experiences featuring local ingredients from the resort’s sustainable organic garden, fresh seafood, and Pacific cuisine.
  • Two championship golf courses - the Bay Course and the Plantation Course, along with the award-winning instruction of the Kapalua Golf Academy.
  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa® Maui, Kapalua features treatments inspired by ancient Hawaiian traditions so you may restore yourself and “e malama kou kino,” which translates to “care for your body.”

Give back on vacation

In Hawaii, malama means "to care for." As part of our commitment to honoring the land, people, and culture of Maui, we are proud to offer a Malama Hawaii package to our guests. Available for any room category, the Malama Hawaii package includes a 20 percent savings for stays of five nights or more, along with a $300 credit for Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment. There, guests can choose a guided e-bike, hike, or snorkel tour, and add-on their choice of volunteer opportunity: a beach cleanup, invasive species removal, or native seed planting, all while learning about Hawaii’s eco-system and ways to become a better environmental steward. Experience the natural beauty and culture of Kapalua and enrich your vacation by giving back.

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Discover Maui
Aloha by Nature

Immerse yourself in the spirit of aloha with experiences rooted in the culture, traditions and history of Kapalua and Maui.

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Signature Events

The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua is home to six signature events throughout the year. Participants can experience the best the world has to offer from cultural festivals to wine and culinary celebrations.

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Sentry Tournament of Champions

Watch as golf’s greatest players compete for this prestigious title in an elite field comprised of only winners from the previous season.

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Whale Tales

Whale Tales is an annual four-day event community event on Maui that brings together marine experts with thousands of residents and visitors from around the world every February. World-renowned presenters join the Whale Trust research team on Maui to collaborate and share the latest findings on humpback whales and their environment.

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Celebration of the Arts

Every Easter weekend, come share aloha with Hawaii’s most reputable artisans, educators, cultural practitioners, and entertainers as they convene for the annual Celebration of the Arts at The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua. Hands-on art, demonstrations, films, cultural panels, music, and dance are all a part of the “Number 1 rated cultural event” according to Hawaii Modern Luxury magazine.

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Kapalua Wine & Food Festival

Kapalua Wine & Food Festival is the longest-running and most prestigious festival of its kind in Hawaii. Every June, the world’s most renowned winemakers, top sommeliers, and celebrated chefs come to Kapalua for a weekend of exhibitions, wine tastings, and gala events.

The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua Luau Dancers

Experience the Tales of the Kapa Moe

Enjoy a feast for all senses at Tales of the Kapa Moe, Maui's newest luxury luau! Expect authentic hula, dazzling theatrics, and a dramatic fire knife dance at this captivating luau and dinner show.

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Enjoy the Holidays in Kapalua

Celebrate the Holidays in Paradise. Enjoy our annual Tree lighting ceremony, festive poolside fun, cocoa station, write letters to Santa, harvest-themed dinners, holiday-themed dinners, lei making, and live music nightly in our Alaloa Lounge. This is just a few of the offerings during our Holiday Season.

Local Community Initiatives

The resort’s Mauka to Makai Preservation of Place Project was established to benefit two local nonprofit organizations, each focused on preserving what makes Maui special.

The Pu’u Kukui Watershed

The Pu’u Kukui Watershed is Hawaii’s largest private nature preserve and is home to rare and endangered flora and fauna.

Hui O Wa’a Kaulua

Hui O Wa’a Kaulua, Maui’s Voyaging Canoe Society, promotes the practice and education of Hawaii’s canoe-building, wayfinding and voyaging arts traditions.

Signature Programs

Opportunities to be part of something bigger through group activities designed to benefit local communities.


Designed for groups, this program bridges the gap between teambuilding and volunteering by inviting participants to support local conservation efforts through hands-on activities.

Impact Experiences

Add an element of altruism to your next meeting or event. These on-property activities offer easy ways for meeting attendees to help with local community initiatives and can be incorporated into a lunch hour or coffee break. Offsite experiences can also be arranged.

News Room

Keep up to date with the latest information about our Maui resort.



The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua

1 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Hawaii, USA, 96761

Tel: +1 808-669-6200
Distance from Property: 34.0 Miles
Phone Number: +1 808-872-3808
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Alternate Airport Transportation


Distance from Property: 3.0 Miles
Phone Number: +1 808-669-0623
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Local Shuttle Complimentary

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Property Details



Fitness Center

On-Site Golf

Outdoor Pool

Hot Tub

Beach Access

Daily Housekeeping

Meeting Space


Convenience Store

Gift Shop

Dry Cleaning Service

Activities for Kids


Room Service

Wake up Calls

Free Wifi


Service Request

Check-in: 4:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Pet Policy

Pets Not Allowed

No pets allowed-service animals only

Parking Valet

Daily: $50

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards


Concierge desk service

Currency Exchange

Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:
English, Japanese, Chinese, Spanish, Tagalog

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +1 808-669-6200

Accessible Hotel Features

Accessible on-site parking

Property has elevators

Self Operating lift or a sloped entry in hotel swimming pools

Service Animals are Welcome

Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Spa is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Closed Caption TV

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Flashing Door Knockers

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Guests in mobility-accessible rooms may inquire about lowering the bed height

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Room Windows Open

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

Secondary Locks on Room Windows

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors


TripAdvisor GreenLeaders Certified


Carbon Footprint: 35.43 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 564.01 liters per room night