Honolua Bay has free parking, beach access and portable restrooms.

Best Option: Free Parking at The Trailhead

—> Located 7 miles north of Ka’anapali on Highway 30 

  • Starting on Highway 30, head north and look for Mile Marker 31
  • Just past Mile Marker 31 the road winds toward a one-lane bridge
  • Immediately beyond the 1-lane bridge, look for the dirt parking lot on the left
  • Park, then walk the 1/4 mile trail through the trees to Honolua Bay


Honolua Bay parking lot Maui

Option 2: Free Street Parking

  • If the dirt parking lot is full, park on the street, south of the bridge
  • Proceed carefully while parking along the highway
  • Walk safely along the road to the trailhead

Honolua Bay street parking Maui


  • Honolua Bay is located in Northwest Zone on the Maui Snorkel Report
  • Be mindful of the rocky shoreline. Water shoes are recommended
  • Honolua Bay is a protected marine reserve with some of the best snorkeling in Maui
  • Float Belts are essential for maximizing Honolua Bay’s expansive reef
  • Be sure to stay on the defined trails to respect the natural environment

Honolua Bay

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