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Kahaluu Beach

Alii Drive, Keauhou, Island of Hawaii, HI 96739
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Small but pleasant

The beach is fairly small area but great snorkeling. Bring water shoes or old sneakers to walk in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
United States
via mobile
Easy access to great snorkeling

We found ample parking, adequate facilities and some shade. We saw lots of tropical fish while... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anita J
Santa Rosa, California
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  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
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Alii Drive, Keauhou, Island of Hawaii, HI 96739
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach is fairly small area but great snorkeling. Bring water shoes or old sneakers to walk in water.

Thank repbrock
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found ample parking, adequate facilities and some shade. We saw lots of tropical fish while snorkeling and there was even a turtle that was viewable without swimming. Would suggest water shoes, as there are some rocks and lots of coral. If possible, go when...More

Thank Anita J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe people had better luck then I did at this beach, I did not enjoy it. Very rocky entrance made it difficult to get into the water, very crowded, the sediment was so high you could barely see anything, and the current was so strong...More

Thank MustachioedAvenger
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

we found this beach to have everything we wanted as first time visitors to the island. bathrooms, shade, showers, close to our condo in town, a food truck with shaved ice, snorkel rental (which we didn't need) and lifeguards. there were also some environmental workers...More

1  Thank iyq4uraqt
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Nice, small beach with a possibility for shade, if you come early and not all yet taken. The parking lot is also not very big, so come early. Easy to snorkel for beginners and you can see different fish almost right away when entering the...More

1  Thank caligal10
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This is Lahalu'u Beach Park with easy everything. A pleasure to soak up the sun, sea, air and swim with colorful fish and turtles. Enjoy!

1  Thank MarySCunningham
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We visited here yesterday. The water was nice the waves were calm on the south half of the bay and surfable on the north half. We snorkelled with small kids and had a great time. We saw lots of fish and several turtles swimming just...More

1  Thank Randy H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a small beach that often gets over looked. If you want to swim with sea turtles at no cost and just walking in from the shore, go to Kahaluu Beach. It is off of Alii Drive and a couple of miles up the...More

2  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Beach is okay, but the snorkeling is amazing. You can rent gear right there if you didn't bring any. The beach is well protected from the larger waves. Lots of coral and rock that attract all types of tropical wildlife. The beach is mostly under...More

3  Thank Walt S
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I like this beach, but it is crowded. The snorkeling is okay and good for beginners. There are often turtles here. The coral has been loved to death but there is a fair amount of fish to be seen. Plenty of parking.

1  Thank Chowa-Rides-Again
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