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Kalapaki Beach, Lihue
(4.4/5 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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  • This is the beach in front of the resort we stayed at during our visit. It's a very nice beach, just a little smaller than we expected. That said, it was perfect for morning and evening walks in the s...  more »
  • This is the perfect family beach, especially for young kids! It is a crescent shaped beach with calm waters. Several hotels nearby but it is Duke's restaurant (food is touristy but Delish) that is nea...  more »
  • There are a few really good things about Kalapaki Beach. First being a nice crescent shaped beach. Second is that is fairly protected from very rough waters, but still good enough for swimming, surfin...  more »