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Poipu Beach Park

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Neighbourhood: Koloa
As featured in One Day in Kauai and 9 other guides
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Address: Hoona Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
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Nice beach but crowded

This beach is very busy. It's great for snorkeling but crowded. There are better hidden beaches in my opinion. But it is conveniently located to many hotels, restaurants and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This beach is very busy. It's great for snorkeling but crowded. There are better hidden beaches in my opinion. But it is conveniently located to many hotels, restaurants and shops. It also has lifeguards for extra safety and a great spot for younger kids so one of the top beaches if you have young children.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great beach with good snorkeling saw turtle and monk seal. Easy access from resort/hotels. Need 100 characters to post but what more can you say about a beach

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Winnipeg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great beach. Lots of room. Washrooms and showers available. Lots of parking. Safe for kids. Good snorkelling. I snorkelled with my 9 year old. Saw some big tropical fish. Monk seal resting on the beach in a protected area. A volunteer sat all day and watched that the seal stayed safe. He was super helpful and informative. My son sat... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Down the street from spouting horn. Free parking. Restaurants and condos in the area. Shelters and tables. Grass areas. Rinse area.

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McMinnville, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great swimming beach, not too far from the condo- our favorite beach was the Sheraton Beach which is walkable from the condo

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely lovely beach. Was busy, but you can walk and get away from all of the people easily enough. Restaurants near by if needed. Foot washes. Love the water. It's cool and refreshing.

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Pittsburgh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent our last day of vacation here- definitely a great beach. Very close to many resorts, a decent bit of public parking, bathrooms and space. A great place to snorkel- stop at Kimo's just a quarter mile down the road- to pick up snorkel gear and a beach chair for the day. We had so much fun seeing the... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Can get a little busy, but beautiful snorkeling for beginners and never a bad day on the beach. Went every day we could and loved it.

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St. Paul, Alberta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Poipu Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches to hang out at with family and friends! Relaxing, leisurely and amazing! Saw a couple beached sea lions and a huge turtle swimming close by! A short walk up the cliff and there is an amazing view of the whole beach! Wish we would have spent more time on Poipu Beach!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place for snorkeling. Get there early as this place gets very busy especially, on a very nice sunny day. The beach is rocky and the not very big.

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