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Hanalei Pier

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Address: Hanalei, Kauai, HI
Phone Number: +1 800-464-2924
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Recently rebult

A piece of history that was recently rebuilt. It adds a nice touch to the beach. Even though signs say otherwise, many people were using it an a dive/jumping spot.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 April 2016
Delbe M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

A piece of history that was recently rebuilt. It adds a nice touch to the beach. Even though signs say otherwise, many people were using it an a dive/jumping spot.

Thank Delbe M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Such a pretty spot to lookout at the ocean views. What's not to like about Kauai? There were several families picnicking and swimming. We certainly enjoyed taking photographs of the sights.

Thank Laura K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

We have visited the Hanalei Pier many times and it can reflect the many moods of of Hanalei from pounding waves to gentle surfing. It is busy over the Xmas holidays but the local guys have fun showing off how many ways they can get into the water.

Thank veronicar
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

We had great weather on our drive up to the north end of Kauai. While we had been to Hanalei many times, we never stopped to see the view from the pier. This time we decided to do so and was pleasantly surprised. The beach is nice and could be a destination but this trip was not a beach trip... More 

Thank snak123
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Great pier for watching the surfers, for fishing like the locals, for jumping off ('not allowed!'), for people watching. If you ever watched the tv series "Lost" this is the pier with the submarine! Easy parking on the beach! Worth a visit for sure!

Thank purevanillaVictoria
Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

We visited the pier at Hanalei Bay on a busy and sunny weekend. Luckily we were able to park the car and walk out onto the pier where we saw many locals and tourists just walking and casually taking in the beautiful scenery of Hanalei Bay. There were a few people who were fishing off the pier which I assume... More 

Thank ChaplainP
Tucson, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

The pier offers a nice view of Hanalei beach. Walk to end, look around, take a few pictures and walk back.

Thank Desert__Duo03
Westport, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

If you make it to Hanalei Beach/Bay, it is worth walking out on the pier because you get a different perspective of the bay. Amazing views, beautiful water, perfect.

Thank lisa d
Dorado, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

Wonderful stop not just for historic reasons, but place to jump in the water and swim around. Lots of people fishing off the pier as well if you are into that.

Thank hausenpepper
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Seems like everywhere you look on Kauai, there's something to snap a picture of and Hanalei Pier is no exception. The area seems perfect for swimming or snorkeling and the locals surf here farther out. There's a great taco truck in the parking lot, too!

Thank Susan S

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