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Royal Lahaina Luau

Location: Ka'anapali, Maui

Feel the island spirit ignited with Hawaiian dances and hypnotic fire shows while feasting on local flavors during a magical oceanfront Lahaina luau on the shores of Maui. Celebrate a genuine aloha and Hawaii's spirited culture with the entire family at our enchanting oceanfront luau with awe-inspiring sunsets

What to Expect

Embrace the traditions of our island in a stunning oceanfront setting on Ka'anapli Beach as you experience a shell lei aloha greeting. Witness the Imu ceremony and the unearthing of the pua'a (pig) followed by a feast of roasted pork and sumptuous Hawaiian cuisine from an elaborate buffet. Sip mai tais and exotic cocktails made with local rum and topped with a pineapple wedge. Watch hypnotizing hula dances and feel the beat of the rhythmic drums of Polynesia. See swirling flames in the air by the fire knife dancers. Surrender to the island's magic where Hawaiian and Polynesian culture create a spectacular show. The music, the colors, the ocean, the energy will excite your senses.

The longest running luau in Kaanapali takes you through a journey of Polynesian cultures - from Aotearoa to Tahiti, Hawaii and Tonga. Exploding with energy, colors, music and dance, the show features the most dazzling full cast fire knife finale.

What's Included

  • Shell lei aloha greeting
  • Complimentary cocktails, beer, wine, and beverages
  • Imu ceremony to unearth Pua'a Kalua (roast pig) from in-ground oven
  • All-you-can-eat buffet with island cuisine
  • Island's only keiki (kids) buffet
  • Live Hawaiian music
  • Enchanting show with dances from Hawaii, Tahiti, Samoa, New Zealand
  • Awe inspiring full cast fire finale
  • Free photo opportunities with the dancers after the show
  • Oceanfront setting with stunning Maui sunsets
  • Baby strollers are permitted

Premium VIP Seating Option

Enjoy exclusive perks, on top of general admission inclusions, that allow you to fully immerse yourself in the luau experience. Live it up with these exclusive services:

  • Early Entry Access
  • Enter in Our Private VIP Entrance
  • Free Flower Leis / KuKui Leis
  • Preferential Seating
  • Early Access to Buffet
  • Free Premium Liquor Cocktails

Hawaiian Dinner Buffett Menu

Celebrate Polynesian traditions and indulge in mouthwatering island cuisine and mai tais crafted with light and dark rum. Your dining adventure starts with the Imu ceremony, the unearthing of the Pua'a Kalua (roast pig) from the in-ground oven. Hear the spirited sound of the drums as you enjoy local caught fish, teriyaki chicken, fresh salad, and more!

(V - Vegetarian) (GF - Gluten Free)


  • Mixed Green Salad
  • Dressing Choices: 1000 Island (V/GF) or Papaya dressing (V/GF)


  • Macaroni Salad
  • Fresh Cut Pineapple
  • Furikake Jasmin Rice

Hot Entrees

  • Teriyaki Chicken (GF)
  • Steamed Island Fish
  • Kalua Pork (GF)
  • Chicken Nuggets


  • Chocolate Cake (V)
  • White Cake with Coconut Shavings (V)
  • Haupia (Coconut Pudding) (V,GF)

Vegan Options Available Upon Request

  • Tofu Entree - Vegan and/or Gluten Free
  • Veggie Pasta - Vegan

Cocktail and Bar Menu

Mai Tai -Light & dark rum with a blend of Tropical Fruit Juices

Blue Hawaii - Vodka, Blue Curacao, Pineapple juice, Sweet & Sour

‘Iao Rain - Vodka, Blue Curacao, Lemonade, Cranberry

Hula Hulk - Rum, Peach Schnapps, Blue Curacao, Orange Juice

Chee Hu!!! - Vodka, Coconut Rum, Pineapple juice, splash of sprite

Hana Hou - Vokda & P.O.G. (Passion, Orange, Guava)

Pele's Lemonade - Vodka, Strawberry and Lemonade

Ka'anapali Sunset - Rum, Strawberry and Pineapple, Juice

Maui Wahine - Vodka, P.O.G. Pineapple, Mango

Kolohe Kane - Bourbon, Peach Schnapps, Lemonade, Sprite

Luau Lu Lu - Gin, Cranberry & Orange Juice

Aunty Welo's Mango Tangolicious - Gin, O. J., Mango, Club Soda


2.5 hours


Royal Lahaina Resort - 2780 Kekaa Dr, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1992

Cancellation Policy

Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.