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Lydgate Beach Park

Address: Nalu Road, Uninc Kauai County, Hawaii, Kauai, HI
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

Five years ago, we visited one of the hotels bordering this beach. The nights walking on the beach were fantastic, clear starry nights, and few if any other people. Even though there are a few hotels on the beach it was basically abandoned at night. It was a fantastic experience, like having a private beach. So, we returned. Five years... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

You must go here to watch a sunrise. Best view on the island! Very scenic and clean park with bathrooms. A safe swimming area has been walled off with rocks.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

This is the best beach for families with kids. There is an area in the water walled in with rocks, protecting it from the currents of the ocean, but still more than just an ankle pool. It was perfect for the kids to swim in, and had some fish in it. The sand is soft and there are washrooms and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

This beach park has an enormous playground that the kids will certainly love. The beach is also very calm and excellent for the little ones. If you go to Wailua, you should not miss this park.

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

This is a great family beach. There are showers and bathrooms available. Safe place for kids to swim.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Amazing day here with the kids. There are two swimming areas in the ocean that are encircled by a ring of rocks that protect them from the waves. Smaller area is shallow and great for young kids (fish in there too!) the larger area is bigger and deeper and had fish as well. My daughter saw some puffer fish, blue... More 

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Troy, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

This is a lovely park with excellent facilities and lots of room to find your own space on the beach or in the park. If you want to swim in the protected area, the beach is a little crowded, but the swimming there is great and feels perfectly safe. If you just want to set up to read and enjoy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Very nice park and beach with protected area for safe swimming and snorkeling, the beach its lovely and if you walk like 5 mn north of the pools you will find several archaeological attractions

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

These protected pools make a nice safe spot for snorkeling or swimming for all ages. They are filled with fish (though limited in variety) and just a calm way to enjoy an otherwise rough side of the island. With okay facilities and showers, both grass and sand beach, and picnic tables it's also good for a picnic. The only thing... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Visited Lydgate Beach park and went snorkeling in the protected pool because the seas were very rough elsewhere. A few waves occasionally spilled over the but the large swimming area was calm enough for young children and the elderly. A few colorful tropical fish will keep novice snorkelers interested for a while. But the pleasant surprise for advanced snorkelers is... More 

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