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Brennecke's Beach

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Dinner at Sunset

This was a really nice spot to eat with a beautiful view. Had dinner as the sun was setting. Food... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Kim S
via mobile
A great beach in Poipu along a small cove, excellent for families and kids

A small breakwater that creates the cove protects the beach from larger waves that come into the... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
The Villages, Florida
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This was a really nice spot to eat with a beautiful view. Had dinner as the sun was setting. Food was wonderful. Had the dinner special-grilled mahi-mahi with Cajun mustard sauce and two grilled scallops. Excellent.

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 24 July 2018

A small breakwater that creates the cove protects the beach from larger waves that come into the shore. This makes a perfect spot to swim and play in calmer waters. Picnic tables dot the grassy area before the water's edge and BBQ grills are spaced...More

Thank thaward
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Nice beach just down from Poipu Beach. Little more waves but more people on boogey boards and body surfing. Clean sand. Not to crowded. Very relaxing.

Thank Trav_LN_now
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

This beach is opposite the Grand Hyatt. The waves are slightly rougher here. There's a cliff at one end of the beach where a few people jump off of and swim to the shore at Brennecke's beach

Thank peter194940
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Really nice beach with permanent covers and tables. Nice restrooms and nice protected areas to swim and snorkel. Lots of surfers all along from here all the way around to Poipu beach too. There seemed to be three areas where surfers were working. Nice waves....More

Thank DrD0ugH
Reviewed 23 June 2018

This is next to Poipu Beach. Having them so close to where we were staying was a delight. Walking the beach and seeing the monk seals and green sea turtles was amazing. Make sure to keep your distance for the sake of the animals.

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We went there to see sea turtles, when we arrived, there was a giant turtle resting on the beach, he later moved to the ocean. It was great to see it.

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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great time swimming with Honu and then watching the surfers. Not my favorite spot because I love to walk in the sand for miles but pretty

Thank CaseyInMaui
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Nice beach, but Poipu next door is nicer for snorkeling. But there is always a sea turtle or a monk seal sleeping on Brennecke's Beach. Some great volunteers always but up barriers to keep people from getting too close. So, enjoy the Hawaiian wildlife and...More

1  Thank J M
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice beach, somewhat protected in close by a cove . Life guard at this beach. Pavilions for eating and sitting. Lots of families on this beach. Some shallow areas for children. Very nice place.

1  Thank jammerspot
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Response from Anne H | Reviewed this property |
Yes we saw sea turtles and monk seals. There was a sea turtle in the ocean with us one day.