Get ready to dig your toes in the sand: From white strands to secret coves, we've found the ultimate spots by the shore, plus fabulous lodging so you can stay as long as you like.
Photo: Tony Novak-Clifford
One of the cradles of the Hawaiian pineapple industry, Maui's northwestern shore is better known these days for organic farms, golf courses, and a beach that consistently ranks among the best on the planet. Framed by towering coconut palms, Kapalua's sunny strand tumbles into teal-colored water filled with coral and tropical fish.
Hotel Recommendation: The Napili Kai Beach Resort is family-friendly.