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A must see!!!

This is a great experience. The Queen's bath is a pool of water half fresh and salt water that... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ghappliancerepair
via mobile
Go at Low Tide, and pay for $15 of drinks at the Golf Club for parking.

A quick Google the night before is all it takes to find out when low tide is going to be on the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Abbie S
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Natural pool carved into a lava shelf, the size of several large swimming pools.
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Kapiolani Rd, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great experience. The Queen's bath is a pool of water half fresh and salt water that makes for a great swim. The walk down is a tuff one. Wear water shoes, strape on sandles of tennis shoes you don't mind getting covered...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

A quick Google the night before is all it takes to find out when low tide is going to be on the island. Make sure you do it because we had a ton of fun and it would be such a bummer to go and...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a bit of a muddy hike, but was so worth it. Do be careful with the tide and waves. Ton of stupid people there trying to get “cool” pics who definitely could have got hurt.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a beautiful experience! I'm glad that the warnings prepared me but didn't totally scare me off. I am not one who frequently hikes and I am not at the peak of physical fitness but I tolerated the hike in just fine. We did...More

2  Thank Abigail H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hiking down to the lava shores that have created the Queen's bath can be slippery and steep particularly after rains. Wear good shoes that stay on your feet if you slip and slide. The water is fun to swim in but be aware of the...More

Thank 783donna
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the walk and the view. The large tide pool (Queen's Bath) is amazing. The parking is severely limited (about 12 spots) and the locals do not want you parking in front of their house. If you do go, be prepared to go early...More

Thank grouse2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After experiencing this once, it was difficult enough to reach that I wouldn't go back a second time. The island is filled with beautiful sights that aren't this difficult to reach, and are just as pretty. The only difference here is the size of the...More

Thank 3peppers3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Limited parking means you will wait on a line of cars in a residential neighborhood. It feels strange chilling in your car in a neighborhood, but after a while of waiting and observing you'll realize that this is the norm for the people who live...More

Thank Kris R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My brother and I hiked this trail down to the queens bath and we were surprised how dangerous the trail was from the start. Def would not recommend for anyone who is elder or clumsy. It’s slippery and muddy and dangerous all the way to...More

1  Thank csabol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were unfortunately in the Kauai during the hurricane Lane scare meaning weather was less than ideal. We expected mud and puddles and that’s what we got! I assume that when it’s dry, it’s an only steep root filled trail, but we still went for...More

1  Thank Katy S
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caroline s
3 August 2018|
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Response from Rick G | Reviewed this property |
It is not a long hike. The first part is steep and probably muddy. It takes you half way or less to the bottom. The rest of the hike is level across the lava flat along the ocean. It was not bad at all. In fact... More
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Shelley R
7 July 2018|
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15 May 2018|
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Response from Beth P | Reviewed this property |
I found it easier going back up especially with breaks along the way. By that time, you embrace the mud because there is no way around it. Going down is harder because you A) naturally try to ease around the mud at first... More
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