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Hulopoe Beach

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Address: Manele Bay, Lanai, HI
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Most popular for swimming and picnicking beach on Lanai also has safe tidal...

Most popular for swimming and picnicking beach on Lanai also has safe tidal pool area for small children.

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It's a scenic spot with beautiful blue water , red cliffs and natural pools. Very few people were here when we visited which enhanced the visit even further.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Irish311
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Buffalo, New York

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Buffalo, New York
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205 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a scenic spot with beautiful blue water , red cliffs and natural pools. Very few people were here when we visited which enhanced the visit even further.

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Kansas
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272 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

My wife and I stopped here for a picnic and stayed because it was so beautiful and there were so few people on the beach. This beach has a bathroom and showers, shaded picnic tables and grills, plus plenty of beautiful, sandy beach. Additionally, there is a great lava flow formed beach to explore. My wife LOVED this beach and... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

A sandy beach. Maybe I am just spoiled, but this was really nothing special. It was fine and there are public restrooms.

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knoxville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

What a beautiful spot. Very family friendly. Lots of people camping in the beach park, but not at all crowded. Great snorkeling and calm surf. Often you can spot spinner dolphins offshore, but they were not around during out visit.

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Portland, Oregon
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304 reviews
115 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

This is our 11th trip to this location and every time it amazes. The sand itself is very soft and lovely to walk on. The snorkeling is amazing with great visibility and variety of fish. The spinner dolphins do come into the bay to rest but according to the beach attendants less than in previous years. They attribute this to... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Took fairy from Lahaina to Lanai to visit Hulopoe Beach for the day. Very short walk from fairy, 10 minutes, head left from dock. Beautiful crescent beach with good snorkling at the rocks on the left. Nice waves the day we were there. Lots of picnic tables and bbqs. Nice washrooms. Shade under trees and coconut palms. Several showers to... More 

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Corrales, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

This is a pretty spot and park to stop and end the day before catching the Ferry back to Maui! Nice beach next to the Four Seasons resort. A must stop if on Lana'i!

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Paradise, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Hulopoe is a beautiful beach with plenty of sand sun and shade trees. It's also my favorite spot to snorkel and see many tide pools. If you want to see a stunning reef, swim out on the tide pool (left) side of the beach.

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Portland, OR
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Lanai and spent a lot of time at Hulopoe beach. The water is very clear and warm. The beach is very clean with bathrooms nearby. We went snorkeling and saw many different kinds of fish, including large Angel fish and parrot fish. We watched spinner Dolphins playing in the middle of the bay as well. If you... More 

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Maui, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Walking distance from the ferry. Just hop on the ferry and head over to lanai for the day and spend the whole time at this beach! It's large, there's trees for shade, there's plenty of picnic tables, there are bathrooms and showers, and it's not crowded. Just make sure to bring your own drinks and snacks. There are no stores... More 

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