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Poipu Beach Park

Hoona Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
+1 808-742-7444
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“poipu beach” (342 reviews)
Hoona Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
+1 808-742-7444
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came down after renting a beach chair and two snorkel equipment packages and some shopping. Very pleasant but the rain chased us off. Probably back tomorrow for some snorkeling.

Thank James C
Reviewed yesterday

We came here twice in our 7 night stay because this beach was absolutely incredible. It was a big hit for both: our 15 y.o. teenager as well as our 5 year old. My husband and my son loved boogie boarding on one end of...More

Thank colortheory101
Reviewed 2 days ago

Protected bay with easy access to the water from the east side. Nice assortment of fish for snorkelers, showers and washrooms available. Restaurant and a little shopping across the street. Nice place for families with little ones. Plenty of parking across the street

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice park to see an abundance of sea life. Turtles come up every night and will stay on the beach until around 7:30-8:00 am. Sometimes a little longer. Monk Seals usually come up around 6ish in the morning and stay pretty much all day. This...More

Thank davidlspicer
Reviewed 3 days ago

can get sunny the for the fair - be sure to bring beach umbrella - it is beautiful to relax and hang out - people / surfer watching... :)

Thank halleckst
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a 2 1/2 yr old & 1yr old....Perfect for sand play and water play. Not very busy at all! There are a couple of small natural pools that the 1 yr old could sit in just fine and splash around..... the rocks surrounding...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This park is very popular with locals; who can be seen fishing off the rocks and swimming, surfing and having a great family outing

Thank Kip W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This beautiful beach is located on the south side of Kauai. When we arrived around 9 in the morning the beach was empty only we and 2 monk seals :) in the afternoon the beach get crowded. The left side of the beach is for...More

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took my fiance’ Snorkeling for the first time! She was amazed with everything in this very safe little inlet. We did not have to travel. Everything came to us. Hundreds of colorful fish, some very big turtles and even a seal or two! Nothing could...More

Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While this beach offers more activities for families and has lifeguards, the beach is very rocky and those with sensitive feet should wear water shoes. There is a cool little island that most would venture to; however, the entire walk/swim is very rocky. This was...More

Thank Erica S
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24 December 2016|
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Response from lunatoke | Reviewed this property |
It would be good for beginner snorkeling! It is protected by a reef so water is not rough. You need to be aware that in some spots the distance between rock and water surface is very very shallow and you need to be careful... More
17 November 2016|
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Response from BendTraveler7 | Reviewed this property |
I would personally take my mask and rent fins.
9 September 2016|
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Response from BendTraveler7 | Reviewed this property |
this seems to be the warmest part of the island.