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“Busy beach”
Review of Kahaluu Beach

Kahaluu Beach
Ranked #5 of 9 things to do in Keauhou
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Popular Hawaii beach for snorkeling.
Reviewed April 6, 2014

This beach is very popular because it is so easy to get to, and safe easy snorkelling. It is a great location if you haven't snorkelled before or if it has been awhile. Once you have "warmed up" here then there are many other wonderful beaches to visit that are less busy :)

1  Thank Coreena W
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Reviewed April 3, 2014

What I expected after reading the reviews and what I saw did not match up. Maybe I missed the good spots, but all I saw was a lot dead coral and very uninteresting topography. This isn't necessarily the best beginner beach either as most folks use warm water fins without boots. You have to search for some sand to walk on or pick your way over the rocks. The beach itself wasn't that nice either given how busy it was and there are too many rocks to make for a good play in the surf spot. There are better beaches on the island.

Thank The_Cowtowners
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Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

Excellent for beginners. Get there early, after ten starts getting busy. Turtles! Many schools of bright yellow fish. Fairly easy entry. My nine year old would not get out of the water!

Thank olesiabr
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Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

Fantastic snorkel beach for beginner or experienced. Always see Turtles, Ell's, lot of fish and if your good a occasional Octopus. Fresh water shower to rinse off.

Thank Ed M
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Reviewed February 22, 2014

What more can you need, a small bay with great snorkelling , a reef that almost comes up to the beach and to cap it all green turtles

This beach gets extremely busy, the parking quickly spills along the road, but it's worth it

Not great for other beach activities but the snorkelling is very good

As soon as you enter the water you enter the reef and fish are all around, and if you are lucky turtles too

One tip, get reef walkers as the rocks are sharp and the reef is shallow

2  Thank Ascot_Flyer
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