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Address: Transportation: Just past Tahiti Nui, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
Phone Number: 8084820749
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Activities: Surfing
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This is a great beach for small children to seniors. The water is calm even on a fairly windy day. It's a beautiful bay where you can do almost anything from standing in the water... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Elk Grove, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

This is a great beach for small children to seniors. The water is calm even on a fairly windy day. It's a beautiful bay where you can do almost anything from standing in the water and enjoying the view to swimming and sailing. There's also a pier for fishing. This location has bathroom and some parking. A great place for... More 

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Tarzana, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Best discovery. At the Hanalei Dhopping Center (next to Bubba's Burgers) is the Hanalei Surf Shop. You can rent a really good beach chair (Tommy Bahama) for $3.00 a day or $12.50 for a week. You can then thoroughly enjoy all the beaches on Hanalei Bay.. I would go down the road to the second Hanalei Beach (also with a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

When visiting Kuai, a visit to Hanalei Beach and the village is essential. The beach itself is beautiful, with a spectacular backdrop of craggy mountains. The village is small, but interesting with a good range of bars, restaurants, cafes and shops. Only negative is weather can be variable on the North side!

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Buellton, California
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

This is one of the best places up north. If you want a nice peaceful place to kick back on the beach or take a easy stroll on the pier, then this is the place to be!

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

The view is incredible, the beaches are plentiful and close to vendors and stores for supplies. If you like to fish, go to the pier and do so to your hearts content - paddle-board, canoe, tan, or just fall asleep to the gentle sounds of waves crashing at your feet. One of my most favorite places on the island.

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Chicago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 NEW

We came here after hiking. It has a changing house with bathrooms. A bit run down inside this building but it served its purpose. There is an outdoor shower. The sandy beach is clean. The water is calm, clean and refreshing.

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Hanalei Beach is the largest stretch of beachfront on the North Shore of Kauai. It is stunningly beautiful day or night. When the surf's up, the horizon will be punctuated by surfers paddling out to catch a wave or a lucky rider coming to shore.

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Chandler, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Wide beach with gentle waves. There is plenty of room for a family to spread out and enjoy the beautiful views and comfortable waters.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I suppose the guidebooks will tell you there are better options for beaches and snorkeling in Kuaui. And that may well be true. But we loved Hanalei Bay and spent hours snorkeling far into the bay. We saw most all of the reef varieties of fish and saw plenty of turtles, one half the size of my wife that we... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This is one of the most beautiful beaches I have been to in all of my travels. The beaches are long, white, and full of hidden treasures. The mountains in the background paint create such a magical picture that you wonder if you are only in a dream. On our first visit to the beach, we came across a sleeping... More 

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Address: Transportation: Just past Tahiti Nui, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
Phone Number: 8084820749
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Hanalei

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