Maui visitor spending up nearly 5 percent the first half of 2017. Mahalo!

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Hawaii’s status as a premier resort destination was born out once again in the first half of 2017, with visitor spending increasing by nearly 9 percent. According to the Hawaii Tourism Authority, visitors spent a total of $8.4 billion the …

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Maui hits new record with 2.6 million visitors in 2016

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We would like to thank our loyal owners and guests for helping Maui set a new visitor record in 2016. According to the Hawaii Tourism Authority, 2.6 million people visited the island in 2016 – about 100,000 more than in …

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Timeshare vs. Peer-to-Peer Rentals: What’s the Verdict?

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    A recent popular trend has become share or peer-to-peer vacations – like Airbnb, VRBO and HomeAway – where vacationers rent rooms or houses directly from homeowners.  For most families a vacation is a once-a-year event, where everything needs …

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Enjoy the benefits of ownership at Maui Banyan

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The decision to own your vacation comes with numerous considerations. These include your budget, your travel frequency, and your vacation style. They are different for everyone, but one thing is certain: People who become vacation owners – people like you! …

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Heed these helpful packing tips for your next visit!

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  Often competing with the anticipation of a long-awaited vacation to Maui Banyan is the nagging consideration of what and how much to bring. This debate can befuddle even the most seasoned travelers, leaving them to anguish over the consequences …

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Vacation ownership now an even greater value

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An increase in lodging rates in 2015 – up more than 18 percent over the previous year owing to a rise in travel frequency – now more than ever underscores the value of vacation ownership. Consistency of cost is a …

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Suffer no more from Guilty Vacation Syndrome!

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Are you suffering from GVS (Guilty Vacation Syndrome)? Based on the results of a recent family vacation survey, you probably are. It is especially likely if you’re a Millennial, 59 percent of which report feeling ashamed for taking or planning …

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Looking for something romantic to do on Maui this Valentine’s Day? You’re going to love these suggestions.

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Of all the adjectives used to describe Maui, romantic is probably the one that comes most readily to mind. As a Maui Banyan Vacation Club owner, you probably already know everything our island paradise has to offer and probably have experienced …

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Get your extended 365-day Maui forecast here

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Winter activities schedule offers something for everyone

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Tired of watching whales or going to the beach on Monday? We have activities for you to enjoy on the first day of the week! MONDAY Flower Lei Make a lei with real flowers. 10 a.m. Free Lau Hala Bracelet …

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