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Kalapaki Beach, Lihue

(4.4/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Surf, paddleboard, or take in the sun as you explore Kalapaki Beach. Lie under swaying palm trees and relax to Hawaiian music from nearby beach restaurants, or take a dip in the clear, blue water. Rent a surfboard, paddleboard, or kayak, and take a class ranging from beginner to advanced for another way to enjoy the waves. Play at the volleyball courts, or relax in the cabanas as you spend the day taking in the scenery. The beach also has an assortment of restaurants and a wide range of accommodation options nearby. Using our custom trip planner, Lihue attractions like Kalapaki Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This beach is popular with tourists, families, surfers, paddle-boarders, and locals. We all get together here to enjoy the sun. It is most busy on Thursday when the big cruise ship drops by, but it's ...  more »
  • We hung out at this beach often during our week stay at the Marriott resort. The beach is small (approx. quarter mile) but beautiful. There's sand followed by a small patch of beautiful green lawn. Th...  more »
  • This beach was next to our hotel. I enjoyed seeing the mountain and palm trees lining it. It had some sort of breakfront which helped lessen the waves somewhat, but there were strong enough waves that...  more »