Ka’anapali: Rebirth of a Destination
Raw beauty. Ka’anapali, Maui’s 1200-acre beach and golf resort, offers three miles of white sand beaches, clear turquoise water, and two 18-hole championship golf courses. In the 70’s and 80’s, the Aloha State’s first planned resort drew Palmer and Nicklaus, Stephenson and Lopez, plus other big names to the North and South Courses.
Fast forward 40 years to 2003: Ka’anapali showed its age. The resort lost its relevance and its lucrative TV contracts. Both courses needed major facelifts to compete with newer, nearby facilities. Continuing reading.