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Puu Poa Beach

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Easy short hike,beautiful view!

Easy walk about half mile to the beach. Trail is mowed and level, would be easy for kids. Surfers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cincinnati, Ohio
Cool Find on a morning hike

My family hiked down from the old Club Med property at the end of Hanalei Plantation Rd. There were... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy walk about half mile to the beach. Trail is mowed and level, would be easy for kids. Surfers use this trail for access to Hanalei Bay. Beach is at far end of Bay on opposite side of pier from Hanalei Beach.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

My family hiked down from the old Club Med property at the end of Hanalei Plantation Rd. There were some breathtaking overlooks of Hanalei Bay along the way. This was an easy little hike on our first full day on Kauai, and when we got...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We arrived in Princeville the day after the Biblical floods in the spring that cut off most everything and everybody north of the St, Regis. But what a magnificent are of beauty and authentic Aloha life was on display here. The beach was so nice...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Ken A
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We spent many hours on this beautiful quiet beach. The snorkeling was great. We saw sea turtles, spotted eels, and hundreds of colourful fish.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Nice little beach area with plenty of trees for shade. We ended up having to park illegally because of the lack of public parking in the St Regis resort area. We also expected to use to public walkway to the area but could not find...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank Cassio S
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

This beach takes some effort to get to, but the effort is worth it. We parked at Hanalei Bay Resort along the side and took the long blacktop walk down. Very much worth it. The walk is enjoyable and paved, so pretty easy, although it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank TheMonte
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Great spot to snorkel or just hang on the beach. Plenty of low lying trees to dip into when the rains come for a brief moment. Love the coastline here.

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank craigsd619
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

This is a public beach to the west of the St Regis beach and Hanalei Bay Resort beach access trail. Nice views all day long especially sunsets. Great privacy the farther west you go. Eventually you will run into an outcropping of rocks. Before this...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Andy L
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The trail is a little tricky to be sure. Lots of surfers taking advantage while we were visiting plus some sunbathers too. It's very pretty and there looked to be some decent snorkeling as well.

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank 120Inge120
Reviewed 4 March 2018

If you are fortunate to find parking at the top (there are about 8 spots of free parking), you are in luck. The trail down is next to the St Regis entrance/guard hut, and is well marked. Many steps to the bottom! But well maintained...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank WinecountryMartha
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Response from Susan W |
Honu Rd is private back entrance to St Regis for garbage trucks and maintenance vehicles. Locked gate at end of Old Hanalei Plantation Rd. You can walk down old Club Med property, it has public access walkway. no... More