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Address: Kapiolani Rd, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722

Natural pool carved into a lava shelf, the size of several large swimming...

Natural pool carved into a lava shelf, the size of several large swimming pools.

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Queens bath

Beautiful and the kids loved it. The hike down and back up was a little rough but it was well worth it.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful and the kids loved it. The hike down and back up was a little rough but it was well worth it.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a nice little hike, slight muddy down hill. There were lots of little children but wear good shoes and be prepared to get muddy and have to carry the little ones. It's a great little pool fun to swim in and look at fish.

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Lawrence, Kansas, Usa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to be adventourous to get there. The pad is a little difficult, especially when is it wet. We viewed the bath from a distance from above to take pictures

Thank WillyA123
Kauai, Hawaii
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We heard from another couple that this place was so beautiful. We arrived at 10am and there was no place to park. It is located at the end of a residential area and parking is not allowed outside of the lot. We respect the locals, so we were not about to park on the street. Be sure to arrive early... More 

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New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We planned to spend an hour and stayed all afternoon. One of the most glorious swimming holes I've enjoyed, Havasu Falls being another. Bring a snorkel mask, a bit of fish food, and a camera. Hike is not a civilized path, definitely not for people with balance problems. There is only parking for 10 cars which keeps the Queen's Bath... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're in Kaua'i, take the time to drive up to Princeville and check out Queen's Bath. Plan to spend anywhere from 1 to 2 hours here. Parking is very limited, no more than 10 cars at the trail entrance but there is plenty in the surrounding areas. This place tends to get crowded at all times so just make... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few things to know about this location, first the parking conundrum. If you've been anywhere in Kauai you've learned that they only provide about ten parking spaces per location. So if you are one of the lucky few who can actually get parking here be prepared for a muddy, slippery mosquito infested ascent down to the rocks. If you're... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quick Notes: - VERY limited parking. Lines started, be courteous of others waiting - The hike is slick and uneven - wear shoes for stability (not flip flops) - You may not be able to swim depending on the tide. Looked treacherous. I'd seen a lot of pictures of this place and really wanted to go on my visit to... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do yourself a favor. Go to Paddle Paddle in Hanalei and buy a hiking stick. Its a very muddy ascent and you will slip and fall. Offseason, the small Parking lot fills up by 8am on wkends, 9 on wkdays. Take a sm backpack with water. Its not for the weak. You will have mud on you til you scrub... More 

Thank KelleeGoesEverywhere
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of my favorite places on the island. It's a little dicey to get to if you're elderly or have little kids, but it's fun to swim in on a calm day. (Apparently people die here all the time from storm waves)

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