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27th Anniversary

Parking is the main issue here. It is easier to just use the valet at the St. Regis. It is free but... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JSKitzhaber
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Boise, Idaho
via mobile
Gorgeous, but be prepared

Wear sturdy shoes, STEEP, nature-made stairs with guide rope for support, no facilities. Bring... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kirstin O
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Parking is the main issue here. It is easier to just use the valet at the St. Regis. It is free but give a tip to the valet on your way out. Beautiful beach! Not too busy because the hike down is truly a hike...More

Thank JSKitzhaber
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wear sturdy shoes, STEEP, nature-made stairs with guide rope for support, no facilities. Bring water, towels, sunscreen and snorkel gear. We parked for free (tip only) at the St. Regis valet :)

Thank Kirstin O
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a gem of a beach that is hidden between the St. Regis and the condos situated next door. There is a very small dirt path next to the tennis courts and the small parking lot for the beach. The trail descends very sharply...More

1  Thank tamcatdang
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed at Hanalei Bay resort. We walked from HBR to Hideaways beach through the St. Regis. What a wonderful snorkeling experience. First of all, the path down is steep and slippery. Please were appropriate shoes. Tevas or strapped sandels at the minimum. Do not wear...More

1  Thank passiontravelers
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed at the Westin right up the road. Could have taken the shuttle to St. Regis but didn’t want to wait for it so drove over and did the free valet parking, then walked 5 min to the tennis courts for trail down to the...More

Thank sharon k
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this beach three times to snorkel and found it quite nice. Be prepared to hang onto rope on the way down and up the steep slope. The beach is not very wide, perhaps due to recent storms, but the snorkeling was OK....More

Thank grouse2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the St Regis and walked over to Hideaway Beach in Kauai. Very scenic, a bit of a challenge to get down due to the wet muddy conditions. There are 2 sets of ropes to help navigate down the path but nothing too extreme...More

1  Thank Ken T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We climbed down to Hideaways in very wet conditions multiple times before during and after the affects of Hurricane Lane. Several times we had our 4 and 6 year old grandsons with us. We made sure to have an adult in front and in back...More

1  Thank Sandyw248
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The very small parking area is always full but fear not, valet parking at the St. Regis is free. It’s a steep hike down and slippery after rain. You’ll want anything for footwear other than flip flops. Can carry things if you are brave but...More

Thank jjorchard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Limited access due to limited parking. The path is slightly hidden between fences and the walk down to the beach is steep and not for the light hearted. The end of the trail off the bluff rewards one with a beautifully small beach with a...More

Thank Andy L
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Brenda h
3 June 2018|
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Response from AK24Mio | Reviewed this property |
Drive to the Princeville St. Regis. 50 yards before the hotel to the right is the very small parking lot (8 cars). You can not miss it.
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RainLoriE
22 April 2018|
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Response from tkerbs2018 | Reviewed this property |
we went 2 days before storm, but still plenty of rain and High Tide warnings, so the water was not real friendly and nice, so we chose to look at rather than possibly get swept away in it.
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shylene
19 April 2018|
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Princeville was not damaged as it is on a high plateau overlooking the ocean and a planned community with grading that channels rain water run off. Hanalei had flooding but most of Hanalei town is back up and running and the... More
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