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Absolutely perfect

This is a private beach with access you can only get to if you are staying in Pali Ke Kua. The... read more

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Grantville, Georgia
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Our Favorite Beach

This beach was by far our favorite beach that we visited on the island. It was spectacular! The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Ka Haku Road, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a private beach with access you can only get to if you are staying in Pali Ke Kua. The other half of hideaways that has public access is cut off from this half of the beach. Beautiful views. Almost no one around. Sometimes...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 302nathanielp
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a long way down a terrible trail, steep and slippery. Be super careful. It is nice when you get there but don't go when the surf is big and expect to swim there.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This beach was by far our favorite beach that we visited on the island. It was spectacular! The pathway to the beach is very steep and if the ground is wet it could be very slippery. There is a rope to hang onto which helps...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KellensMom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying in Pali Ke Kua Beach. The beach access is a very steep trail, which could be very dangerous when wet (slipping risk). When I got to the bottom of the paved trail, there was a nondescript picnic area, from which I found my way...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NormanSantaFe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to Princeville resort accessible via a beaten path and about 100 meters downhill slippery muddy hike down a hill (only a rope for support) Down hill is very treacherous uphill climb is easy. What a reward for the effort. lovely crescent beach with soft...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 6736anoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the concrete path in the condo complex to get down to the beach.. didn't swim but just walked around and gazed at the sea, the waves, and the volcanic rocks. No one else there.. super beautiful, transquil, relaxing place. But don't recommend for after...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Douglas F
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Steep short walk from our condo. Small secluded beach, especially at high tide. Limited parking near St. Regis Hotel and a longer walk, just as steep.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ERSK1988
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach, it is a trek To get there Not sure I want to give a good review it may cause many people to visit I think I was among six other people on the beach when I was there can’t beat that

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank oz746catt
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

The beach is a great secluded spot with spectacular views. However when we were there, there was tons of small flies in the sand. We wound up leaving because of it. Another family left as well because they were being bitten. If this is not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank smm2518
Reviewed October 18, 2018

We went to Hideaway's Beach after visiting Queen's Bath as we had heard it's one of the island's best beaches. We took advantage of the free valet parking at the St. Regis as the (small) parking lot for the beach was full. The trail down...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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December 10, 2018|
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Response from Ken T | Reviewed this property |
There were some concrete steps with a rope. When we went it was after it rained a lot so there was more mud than usual. Take your time and it will be worth the effort. Its beautiful. BTW. Hideaway Beach is much nicer... More
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June 2, 2018|
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Response from TrvlHawaii | Reviewed this property |
AK24Mio did a great job of describing how to get there. The path down the cliff which can be rather slippery if it has rained a whole lot. After finding the beach, do be careful about entering the nearby stream after a big... More
April 21, 2018|
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Response from tkerbs2018 | Reviewed this property |
we went 2 days before storm, but still plenty of rain and High Tide warnings, so the water was not real friendly and nice, so we chose to look at rather than possibly get swept away in it.