Great place to snorkel. Lots of fish. Kids and beginners can enter the water on the left side where the bottom is sandy. We saw sea turtles sleeping on shore at night and monk seals napping during the day.
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I felt that this beach is not the best with kids. There is a small area that is shielded by water but not all that great for swimming. In order to get out to the little island to see the seals, you deal with rough...More
Ended up here earlier in the day when Lawai beach waves were just too strong today even Poipu had some strong currents today. There was a high surf, dangerous current signs today. The area by the lifeguard stand was quieter so you weren't being pushed...More
The surf was gentle and the water pleasantly warm on this beach, Not overcrowded, clean and very picturesque with good water clarity for snorkeling...
We had a great time at Poipu Beach. It is a family beach with lifeguard and facilities. The snorkeling was really good, we can walk up to the reef and, with googles, see tropical fish. There were also two Monk seals sleeping on the beach....More
The Poipu beach is great for kids. No big waves and kids and adults alike can enjoy this quiet beach for swimming and snorkeling. We even saw two see turtles when we were there. There is a snack bar/restaurant across the street, as well as...More
Great beach for family with young kids and less experienced swimmers. There's an area for children and great for snorkeling. Best to get some water shoes and snorkeling gears. In the early morning, you'll be able to see large green sea turtles lounging on the...More