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Queen's Bath

Kapiolani Rd, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722
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Worth the trail

Although I had read the reviews, I still wanted this adventure. What a beautiful site once you come... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TooBlue73
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Henderson, Nevada
Look at pictures instead!

You cannot get parking here unless you come extremely early. There are only about 15 spots in a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jtlsmfry
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Natural pool carved into a lava shelf, the size of several large swimming pools.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“be careful” (131 reviews)
“on the rocks” (56 reviews)
“low tide” (57 reviews)
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Kapiolani Rd, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Although I had read the reviews, I still wanted this adventure. What a beautiful site once you come to the clearing. The trail is used frequently and manageable. It could be slick after a recent shower. The best part is jumping off the cliff and...More

Thank TooBlue73
Reviewed 2 days ago

You cannot get parking here unless you come extremely early. There are only about 15 spots in a private neighborhood next to a golf course/resort. We drove around for an hour looking for somewhere to stop and ended up leaving. We were talking to some...More

Thank jtlsmfry
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Pure Joy! Short hike down to the Bath. No parking really on busy days, maybe fits 10 cars and gets packed quickly. If you park illegally you will get a ticket as we witnessed neighbors grow irritable of the attraction in their backyard. Recommend parking...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The family hiked down to Queens Bath and had a wonderful Time with a 11 and 14 year old. Amazing view.

Thank jscriv2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

You can get to Queen’s Bath by driving/walking to the beginning of the trail. Make a right hand turn onto Kapiolani Drive (coming from the entrance of Princeville) and go all the down to the end. Here you will see a small parking lot and...More

1  Thank reenieroo22
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful but so muddy. We are big hikers but slipping on days that it has rained at all is unavoidable. It's a steep hike but the view is all so incredible. Wear clothes you don't mind to get dirty!!

Thank hmoss01
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are only about 10 parking spots and they fill up fast. We drove there in the afternoon and had to return the next morning. The area is patrolled and is located in a wealthy neighborhood. Its a short hike and is worth it. We...More

1  Thank Cmkastanek
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

At high tide, this really looks like many other cliff views of the island and it was very slippery and dangerous going down. If you go at low tide, you can actually get a view of the 'bath.' I wouldn't swim here and would never...More

Thank Breesep
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a challenging short hike down to the cliffs and not recommended for littles. Cliff jumping for strong swimmers and adventure inclined. Great views! And the occasional turtle sighting.

Thank ryno2489
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This sunrise stop is not to be missed. We walked down the semi-steep trail (be warned it was muddy the day we went and took a little longer.) in flip flops. It was tougher than I expected but we saw a two year old and...More

Thank roundthaworld
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sroystonnn
20 May 2017|
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Response from Krpelj | Reviewed this property |
It is not that far but you also have a parking at the entrance to queens bath. Enjoy it
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Rochelle L
20 March 2017|
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Response from Holly R | Reviewed this property |
It's only maybe 10 to 15 minutes but it is steepossible and can be muddy. If you are not an avid hiker count on about 20 so you can take your time and be careful :)
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The League o
13 March 2017|
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Response from Marlaarellano | Reviewed this property |
My husband jumped in, he was fine but I was nervous because the waves can be unexpectedly big. Yes, people have died sadly. If you aren't sure don't get in.
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