Welcome to The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua


There’s something different about this Maui resort. Something that you can’t help but notice. It’s a luxury resort in the Kapalua area of Maui that doesn’t just take your breath away. It helps you breathe deeper. Kapalua is a world of vibrant colors, captivating perspectives, and magical experiences. Kapalua is a place on Maui that invites you to embrace the fullness of life. The only thing missing from Kapalua? You. We are excited to extend the spirit of aloha to you and are ready for you with arms outstretched. Visit The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua resort today and discover the sanctuary of our luxury Maui resort.

Reconnect with our Fire Lanai Collection

Enjoy the exclusive lanai fire pit experience at The Ritz-Carlton, Maui, Kapalua. Reserve a five-night stay in luxurious accommodations, private lanai fire pit, daily breakfast for two, and a generous resort credit. Begin planning your luxury stay in Kapalua today.
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We look forward to welcoming you to Kapalua.

Upcoming Events

Discover the difference in Kapalua. Immerse yourself in our unique Hawaiian cultural experiences, fitness classes, Concert Series, PGA TOUR’s The Sentry, upcoming Holiday Celebrations, and so much more!

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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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A Tale of Two Beach Cities

Embark on a luxurious journey with The Ritz-Carlton, where opulence meets paradise. Experience the epitome of indulgence as you immerse yourself in the lavish offerings of two of Hawaii's most exclusive destinations in Waikiki, Oahu, and Kapalua, Maui.

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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

  • 468 inspired hotel rooms and suites featuring dark wood floors, marble bathrooms, island-modern decor, and designs.
  • Signature Maui annual events: Celebration of the Arts, Kapalua Wine & Food Festival, Wellness Week, PGA TOUR’s The Sentry, 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.

The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua Luau Dancers

Experience the Tales of the Kapa Moe Luau

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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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.

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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.

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The Sentry

The PGA TOUR returns to a calendar-year season and it all begins at The Sentry. With a new year, new season, and big consequences ahead, top players arrive on Maui with a renewed focus – beating the best to be the best. The event will showcase one of the most accomplished fields at an iconic venue, The Plantation Course at Kapalua, when the race for the FedExCup commences. January 2-5, 2025

Shore Whale Watch

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.

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

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