Travel Planning - Activities & Resources for Children
MauiOwnerCondos.com is pleased to offer local Maui resources our members have found that make traveling with children a joy. Follow the links below to find great opportunities for activities, camps, classes and more that offer unique hawaiian experices for your kids.
Have fun, experience the ocean around you, and enjoy new discoveries and adventures at Ocean Discovery Camp. This popular day camp, offered by the experienced marine educators at Pacific Whale Foundation, is for children ages 6 to 12. Campers experience a variety of field trips and activities such as tidepool explorations, a trip to Maui Ocean Center, Beach games, surf/windsurf lessons, boat cruise, hands-on science, and crafts.
Located at Pacific Whale Foundation's air-conditioned Discovery Center in Ma'alaea. Camp hours are from 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 6:30 am - 4:00 pm Friday. Early drop off and late pick-up can be arranged in advance by calling (808) 249-8811 ext. 1.
The three-day SURFING day camps for 6-12 year olds at Kalama Beach Park in Kihei include SURFING skills, snack time, and some theory, some safety talks, sharing the gear with small groups 3-4 kids to 1 instructor. These youth power camps enrich the lives of the students and promote healthy active lifestyles. A great way for kids to learn the sport in a social environment. The big floaty boards are easy to use and the kids feel success right away. Kids receive a certificate on completion at the end of their three-day course.
Older kids and adults can also find lessons here... surfing, paddle boarding and more. (808) 280-7060
- Call BABY's AWAY at 800 942-9030 or 808 875-9030 baby and child supply rental service providing quality equipment such as cribs, strollers, portable crib, car seats, high chairs, toys, swings & exersaucers. We've used them for years.
- Or AKAMAI MOTHER's RENTALS at Phone 808-298-1336 Many guests prefer this company. Same items as above.
- Or NANA ENTERPRISES Toll Free 888-584-NANA (6262): Phone 808-879-NANA (6262) Our housekeeper likes this company. Same items as above.
- Tropical Toys: 808 876-0600 Tropical Toys will deliver Beach & Ocean Toys for your family to enjoy while on vacation.
- Child Care: Call the NANNY CONNECTION at 808 875-4777 to request quality child care services for ordinary sitting jobs. If you call from the mainland they will call you back.
More Links & Owner Recommendations
There are many qualified realtors on Maui. Some are better at responding & listening than others. We can personally recommend those linked here... Successful, hard working & pro active.
- Matt Pauli - atProperties in Chicago & The Wailea Group, Maui South Maui and Chicago Investment Real Estate Matt has been visiting Maui since he was 10 yrs old and working with the Pauli Family Maui Rentals for the last 15 years. A great communicator, Matt specializes in finding the right investment for you or your Trust. He has great assets on Maui and in Chicago and extensive expertise in leasing and rentals.
- Steve Still - The Wailea Group at the Shops of Wailea www.SteveStill.com Steve has helped us buy and sell several properties at Ekahi Village - good advice and great contacts and good follow through. Steve and Matt work closely together as Matt's knowledge of how to pick a condo that can serve as a good vacation rental is often a help to Steve's clients looking for investment properties on Maui or simply want help in paying for their retirement dream.