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Hanalei Beach

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Address: Transportation: Just past Tahiti Nui, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
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Private Kauai Learn to Surf Lesson
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Walking Beach

Nice combination of white sand for lounging etc and hard sand for walking. My wife loves to walk from the pier to the other end and back. Totally laid back place to go for locals... read more

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Lone Tree
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24 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice combination of white sand for lounging etc and hard sand for walking. My wife loves to walk from the pier to the other end and back. Totally laid back place to go for locals and beach BBQ

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent the day here just walking the pier and hanging on the beach :) It was breathtaking and the sand is so soft

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1 Thank TyraP166
Claresholm
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47 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Have visited this beach numerous times. Some days it has great body boarding some days are better for laying on the beach. It is best to personally have a look and don't rely on any websites. Check with the life guards as there can be a wicked rip current.

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1 Thank Gwynne O
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Easy access and Perfect spot to relax as you refuel on treats from farmers market. Plenty of beach for everyone to play in the water to include volleyball net👌lifeguard on duty and clean public bathrooms SO beautiful ❣️Mahalo and aloha

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1 Thank Margaret M
Qingdao, China
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here almost every day for two weeks and loved it. The sun, the surf, the sand and the views are simply unforgettable. The waves, especially closer to the pier, are big enough to provide some excitement or adults and kids alike, yet gentle enough to not worry the parents. It can get pretty busy here but if you're... More 

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Thank 4Canucksoutthere
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favorite area and beach on the island for beauty. Fun waves that don't kill uou. People to watch but not crowded. Easy parking lifeguard. Restrooms. Beautiful setting. Close to town n food. Perfect

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful sand, calm waters, spectacular setting, surfing, swimming, lots of people. take a cooler and some lunch and hang out for the day. When it's sunny, it's heaven.

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Iqaluit, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful long beach with plenty of space for swimmers and surfers. Plenty of people learning to surf and grant houses along the beach. Some of the other local beaches are unswimable due to tide and rip currents but this beach is great and close to local restaurants.

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Thank Dirk D
Henderson, Nevada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is good surfing which is perfect for beginners. Wonderful beach for playing and sun bathing. Parking can be challenging, but we didnt have any problems. Love it here

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paris
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161 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is Kauai. Play all day in the surf, then watch the sunset from the pier, from the back of your pick-up, or just sit on the sand and take in the moment. Heaven.

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Thank debellechasse

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