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Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Best swimming beach on the North coast. The sand is clean, there are public restrooms, shower poles.Life gaurds and Volleyball courses.

Thank ghappliancerepair
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely shady grassed area at the top of this beach makes the perfect picnic spot. A long.golden curve of beach has plenty of room for swimmers, body-boarders and surfers - if the waves are right. It can be difficult to find a good swimming...More

Thank Angela217
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is nice and not so crowded, they have showers and acceptable bathrooms nearby, and the beach is clean. Water is calm and you can swim with out any worries. Good place for young families.

Thank BHMITraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a couple of long strolls and wading along this beautiful shoreline. A shame that the pier and eastern end were so impacted by winter storms but it will soon be back to its full glory. Parking areas can be tough to navigate in a...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent really nice evenjngs there, water os clear and warm. And scenery, well you cant just put into words. If you are a beach lover, you will love there

Thank Jaque R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here on a Monday afternoon and it was not crowded at all! I easily found a great parking spot on the side of the road. There is a lifeguard on duty and there is a bathroom with outdoor shower. The view is lovely...More

Thank Abigail H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of space to boogy board and the west bay has easy waves for surfing beginners. Rented a boogy board in Hanelei for $5-10 for all day. Beautiful day.

Thank lookin4luxury
Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful beach, even with recent storm damage. Missed walking on peir, still the most beautiful sunsets!

Thank patty s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small beach, insanely picturesque with the mountains and waterfalls shooting up right behind. We got surfing lessons there one afternoon, and having also taken lessons on Waikiki I definitely appreciate just how few rocks and coral are in Hanalei - nice and sandy, excellent for...More

Thank jbrody831
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another beach :) stunning scenery! and I can say that maybe I stood just where George Clooney stood :)

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Steenie11
April 10, 2018|
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Response from twinmommaAlberta | Reviewed this property |
Just a few blocks. 5- 10 min max
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HILAR
October 10, 2017|
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Response from sriley1941 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is an old pier, but very picturesque.
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ma_hoelmer
January 18, 2017|
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Response from beachmiker | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend the St. Regis or the best, Happy Talk Lounge at the Hanna Bay Resort.
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