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Ha'ena State Park

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End of Kuhio Highway, Hwy 56, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-241-6670
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A Dreamlike Tropical Beach

Compared to a few other beaches nearby, there is a parking lot. We found a spot pretty easily, but... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
CAbeachLover
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Los Angeles, California
Just magical beach!!

We drove to the north end of the island to explore and finished here. It is stunning! This beach is... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
lucylou_melbourne
,
Windsor, Australia
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dry cave” (10 reviews)
“ke'e beach” (11 reviews)
“tunnels beach” (8 reviews)
LOCATION
End of Kuhio Highway, Hwy 56, Kauai, HI 96714
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+1 808-241-6670
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"dry cave"
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"ke'e beach"
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"tunnels beach"
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"kalalau trail"
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"one lane bridges"
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"great beach"
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"north shore"
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"lifeguard station"
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"lifeguard on duty"
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"warning signs"
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"restroom facilities"
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"rental car"
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"huge waves"
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"winding road"
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"high surf"
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Compared to a few other beaches nearby, there is a parking lot. We found a spot pretty easily, but I imagine in peak season it can be pretty crowded. We walked east down the beach, which takes you over to Tunnels Beach. At least do...More

Thank CAbeachLover
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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

We drove to the north end of the island to explore and finished here. It is stunning! This beach is protected from the wind and has beautiful sand, surf, shells and rocks! There were campers and it's opposite a dry cave you can wander into....More

Thank lucylou_melbourne
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Reviewed March 9, 2018

This area feels a little more wild and jungley. It's relaxing and full of nature, but that also means dangers. Be mindful of others while driving to the area and be careful when it's raining as it can become slippery, muddy or flooded very quickly....More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

The park is beautiful and ends with ke'e beach. Parking is limited so be prepared. Nice place to hang out

Thank Autumn M
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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

This was the a great beach to relax and enjoy the view and swim too. The water was beautiful. It was turquoise more like you would see in the Caribbean. It was right across the road from the the dry cave and had showers too.

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

We enjoyed watching the waves and surfers here. It's a neat beach, and really beautiful to look at. Enjoy!

Thank Mark42139
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Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

If you wanna watch surfers or are yourself interested in surfing this is an excellent place to be in the winter! Go early to get parking or you will end up a long ways away or getting a ticket because you parked in an area...More

Thank petey3
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

This is a really good beach but it can be hard to find parking. Don’t park where the signs say not to because they do ticket.

Thank Karen M
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Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

It’s a bit of a drive on a narrow, winding road. But it’s a beautiful drive passing lots of beaches and Hanalei bay. There’s a cave created by the ocean that’s pretty cool to look at. The beach itself beautiful, but today the waves were...More

Thank Sheri K
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Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Drove to the end of the road for a look at the beach. The area to the front of the lifeguard station was clearly dangerous with numerous warning signs. Indeed a 'missing person' poster, describing someone last seen snorkelling perhaps says it all. The beach...More

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