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5 Best Hotels in Maui

From resorts to inns, we’ve got all the spots you’ll want to try.

Travis Rowan/Courtesy Paia Inn

By Juliana Shallcross, March 2, 2021

If resorts aren’t your thing, Maui excels at small inns where you can hide away and go about relaxing at your own pace. We found several of these gems on the island’s North Shore.

And you can always mix and match your lodging options, staying for a few days in a big resort and then doing your own thing at a smaller spot.

Or vice versa. Wondering where to start? We’ve all of collected our favorite spots here, so read on for our list of Maui’s best hotels.

Click the link to read our complete Maui guide.

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10 Best Resorts in Maui | Condé Nast Traveler

Courtesy Montage Hotels
Courtesy Montage Hotels

The possibilities are endless, but we narrowed it down.
By Juliana ShallcrossFebruary 24, 2021

Picking a resort in Maui is a choose your own adventure story. Want to spend your days at the pool with a quick dip into the ocean before heading to the spa? Any of the luxury resorts in Wailea can accommodate that. Bringing the kids and need a full kitchen? Several resorts in Kaanapali cater to families that need the extra space but still want a pool and beach scene. The possibilities are endless, although your budget might not be; then again, your priorities might be accommodating a group, or finding an excellent spa. No matter what you’re looking for on this trip, we’ve got you covered. Read on for our list of the best resorts in Maui.

Source: 10 Best Resorts in Maui | Condé Nast Traveler

Beyond Kalua Pig: Chef Sheldon Simeon Shows Us How to Cook Real Hawai’i – Sunset Magazine

Kevin J. Miyazaki Courtesy of Clarkson Potter/Publishers
Kevin J. Miyazaki Courtesy of Clarkson Potter/Publishers

These inspired, flavor-packed recipes from Sheldon Simeon will forever expand your notion of what Hawaiian food can be.

Hugh Garvey – February 16, 2021 | Updated February 24, 2021

Reprinted with permission from Cook Real Hawai’i by Sheldon Simeon and Garrett Snyder, copyright© 2021. Published by Clarkson Potter/Publishers, an imprint of Penguin Random House.

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When Sheldon Simeon was a kid growing up in Hilo, he’d help put together massive spreads of pupus for guests his dad had invited over at the last minute. Improvisation was key and delicious was a given.

Source: Beyond Kalua Pig: Chef Sheldon Simeon Shows Us How to Cook Real Hawai’i – Sunset Magazine

Haleakala National Park — The Greatest American Road Trip

A year-long adventure to all 59 of the U.S. National Parks during 52 weeks to celebrate the NPS centennial in 2016. #59in52

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How (Almost) Everyone Failed to Prepare for Pearl Harbor | History | Smithsonian

(Illustration by Cliff Alejandro; Source Material: Library of Congress)
(Illustration by Cliff Alejandro; Source Material: Library of Congress)

The high-stakes gamble and false assumptions that detonated Pearl Harbor 75 years ago

“The dawn watch had been as pacific as the ocean at their feet. Rousted by an alarm clock, Pvts. George E. Elliott Jr. and Joseph L. Lockard had awakened in their tent at 3:45 in the caressing warmth of an Oahu night and gotten their radar fired up and scanning 30 minutes later. Radar was still in its infancy, far from what it would become, but the privates could still spot things farther out than anyone ever had with mere binoculars or telescope.”

Source: How (Almost) Everyone Failed to Prepare for Pearl Harbor | History | Smithsonian