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Puu Poa Beach

5454 Ka Haku Rd, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722
+1 808-635-7952
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Type: Outdoors
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Type: Outdoors
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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English first
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60 reviews 60 reviews
14 attraction reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This sweet little beach is shared with the St Regis. Just a stroll down the beach and you are backed by the river and lots of shade trees. Just step in the bay with a mask and snorkel and you will see an "aquarium" of fish and the waters and calm. Great little tucked away beach and family friendly!

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Haiku, Hawaii
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Love this beach. Located right in front of the St Regis hotel. Very private and quiet. Trees for shade and easy access into the water. The views from this location of Bali Hai are breathtaking. This is not to be missed! Do it!

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Houston, Texas
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97 reviews 97 reviews
34 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We were staying at Hanalei Bay Resort in September. This is the beach that is closest to HBR and shared by the St. Regis Hotel guests. DH & I found it very enjoyable. It is about a 8 minute walk from HBR down a steep, but sloping paved path. We walked down, but called for the golf cart to take... More 

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Oxenhope, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Within walking distance of the Hanalei Bay Resort, this lovely little beach is shared with the St Regis hotel making it busier than some other beaches on the north shore. Nice if you like having amenities on tap but Ke'e and Tunnels are better for snorkelling and Hanalei Bay is better for swimming.

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Hermosa Beach, California
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69 reviews 69 reviews
23 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This beach is smaller than most on the island and, with all the guests from the St. Regis and neighboring resorts, gets quite crowded and kid-filled. With that said, the views are nice and the water is nice and calm. There's a big, shallow reef right off shore but very few fish - not a great snorkeling beach. I wouldn't... More 

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Highland Village, Texas
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64 reviews 64 reviews
17 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This beach is shared by the St. Regis and Hanalei Bay Resort, but there is also public access by way of stairs from a public parking lot near the St. Regis. The path from the HBR is a steep but paved path; easily walkable if you are in shape. The resort's golf cart shuttle system is also available for transportation... More 

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