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Address: Highway 19, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743
Phone Number: +1 888-977-4623
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One of the nicest sand beaches on the Kohala coast.

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Beautiful beach

We really enjoyed our trip to Hapuna Beach. It has a great park and picnic area with lots of beach front area. There is a life guard, restrooms and changing areas and outdoor... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
eenmelanie
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Sacramento, California
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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our trip to Hapuna Beach. It has a great park and picnic area with lots of beach front area. There is a life guard, restrooms and changing areas and outdoor shower off areas. The beach is a beautiful white sand beach that was uncrowned when we visited on a Tuesday afternoon. The day we visited the water... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stopped by Hapuna Beach in the late morning. There were very few people there when we arrived and the water was lovely. It was pretty windy while we were there, so expect everything (including yourself) to get covered in sand if you decide to sit down and enjoy the view. I had better luck sitting among the morning glory... More 

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Provo, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been to many beaches in Thailand, Indonesia, Australia, etc., and this really is one of the most beautiful. The sand is perfect, the ocean was warm, and the setting is stunning. However, it's not the best beach to actually go swimming at as it is almost unbearable on a windy day (which came often on my trip), especially with... More 

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Cumming, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bustling beach with amenities available. There were chair and umbrella rentals, food for purchase, restrooms, picnic tables and much more. There is a lifeguard on duty during regular hours. Plenty of space to spread out. Next to busy resort which may impact your experience. In general, beautiful beach.

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Palmer, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hapuna beach is definitely my favorite beach. You never know what you'll find for water conditions. This morning it was flat calm so we swam out around the rocks. Once you get out aways the water gets very clear. Not the best snorkeling butbits ok. Most of the time the waves are big enough to boogie board and closer in... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the few truly sand beaches on the island. And can be body surfed or boogey boarded even with smaller 1-2' surface action.

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Maple Ridge, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of shaded areas to get out of the sun. Only $5 to park (access to state park). Great access to beautiful water.

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Heriot Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

White sand beaches and a gentle undertow the day I was there. Warm water. Easy access to the beach. Lovely. Washrooms, rentals. Can get quite windy.

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Edmonton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a strikingly beautiful beach. The sand goes forever. The water is super clear and clean. Parking is $5 (free for locals) and they use the monies to keep the beach well looked after. Lifeguard on duty. The walk from the parking lot to the beach is only a couple of minutes. All in all a really fine beach.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best beach in Hawaii. Clear water and a large sand beach. Public restrooms. The waves were small when we were there.

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