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Lydgate State Park

Wailua, Kauai, HI 96746
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“rock wall” (46 reviews)
“swimming area” (43 reviews)
“great beach” (72 reviews)
Wailua, Kauai, HI 96746
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This beach was great for swimming and snorkeling. This is a rock cove area that helps block the waves that are very rough out of the cove. This also created a great snorkeling experience by the rocks. There were showers to rinse off, bathrooms and...More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a large beach oark witb lots of parki g. It also has safe swimming on tbe east shore which is hard to find.

Thank rdr4205K360SD
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had Great day at this beach it was wonderful,so nice l went back again schools of fish foam right next to you amazing

Thank jayanyway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended a large family gathering at Lydgate and this is a great place to take photos, have a picnic or swim with young children. Many of Kauai's beaches are not safe for young children, but there are 2 protected areas here that are perfect...More

Thank Shellicious
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As stated above, this is a nice beach. There are tons of beaches all over but this has a man made stone wall with two pools on the inside. A kid area for small children and larger area for swimming or snorkeling. The surf was...More

1  Thank tyrion397
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The GPS we rented with the car would provide hints and some historical information about certain areas while driving. Lydgate was mentioned to be a good place to go for people with small kids, meaning the water was calm. Lydgate State Park was a few...More

Thank yojimbo_2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty beach, nice paved path to walk on. Be careful, waters here are choppy and not great for swimming. Head to the lagoon for calm and protected waters.

Thank jtlsmfry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lydgate was a beautiful stop for us and our first venture into the Hawaiian waters. With a hurricane well out into the ocean, it has brought about some pretty dangerous surf so the beaches were closed to swimming HOWEVER, Lydgate has man-made pools of water,...More

Thank Blessedrn
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for families and children for picnics and football toss. Not a beach day here but beautiful none the less.

Thank sillysull
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Was right next to our hotel, so very convenient. Has a protected swimming area, as well as some fun wave action.

Thank bolgar1
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Dorothy B
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Response from Bonnie V | Reviewed this property |
In the winter probably south shore - the beach next to the beach house restaurant has amazing snorkeling- tons of cool fish