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Papohaku Beach

Kaluakoi Rd, Molokai, HI 96770
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The most beautiful white sand beach.

It seems like this beach goes on forever. It's a beautiful white sand beach with a decent parking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Waikoloa, Hawaii
Beautiful Place to WATCH the Waves

You may be the only person on this miles long stretch of sand. Find a spot in the tree line at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
San Francisco, California
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Kaluakoi Rd, Molokai, HI 96770

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It seems like this beach goes on forever. It's a beautiful white sand beach with a decent parking area and showers for after your swim.

Thank TaneLove
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You may be the only person on this miles long stretch of sand. Find a spot in the tree line at Papohaku Beach park and sit in the shade so you can enjoy the beauty in shelter. Otherwise the wind and the sand will get...More

Thank MonikaMatthews
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Miles of nearly deserted beach. Bring an umbrella and a picnic lunch to spend the day. Be careful where you get in the water however, there are some rip currents!

2  Thank ccrowe3
Reviewed July 7, 2017

We drove to this point to try something else on the other side of the Island and of course see the famous white sandy beach. We got there and it is very beautiful indeed, but there is not shade and the current was strong so...More

Thank anacotton27
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Beautiful white sand that seems to go on forever. The beach is long and very, very wide. I'm told that It can be seen from space by orbiting astronauts. Now that's BIG. Our only gripe is that there weren't enough (can almost say any) places...More

Thank Tupelo010835
Reviewed June 9, 2017

We spent a day here sunning, resting, picnicing, and walking the long stretch of beach. There were three other people there the whole day. We couldn't swim because of the rough waters, but still had a great day.

Thank Rockymom77
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Recently a 16 year old boy playing hookie went surfing there and a wave hit him and broke his back he is paralized for life from the neck down. It is very dangerous and you can break your neck with the slams. No life guards...More

2  Thank jenraulerson
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Very private feeling beach! You feel like you are on the island by yourself. The water was a little cool in this month, but I believe it was due to the time of of year. Beautiful quiet peaceful area to relax under a tree.

1  Thank D A
Reviewed March 20, 2017

This is a long (3 miles) expanse of wide sandy beach. There are very few people who live on this end of the island, and very few visitors to the beach. So, you can stroll for a long time by yourself in solitude, without seeing...More

Thank pkrissel
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

I hate to be negative about Papohaku. It is Hawaii's longest white sand beach and its beauty is spectacular. The first thing you notice though is that even during high season you will more than likely be the only person on over 3 miles of...More

3  Thank Michael B
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