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Kalapaki Beach, Lihue
(4.3/5 based on 550+ 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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  • on Kalapaki Bay, in front of the Kauai Marriot. Features a nice bottom, gentle waves. Nice beach to swim or lay on the beach. Numerous places to dine nearby. 
  • We stayed at the Kauai Marriott Resort which is on Kalapaki Beach and it was fantastic! During our week stay, the surf was pretty high making it very dangerous to swim on many of the beaches around th...  more »
  • Have been to Kauai twice now; we keep ending up at Kalapaki beach. There is plenty of room to surf or bodyboard, and further up the beach the water is quiet and calm for people learning to stand up pa...  more »