• Lifeguarded


  • Good For

    Swimming · Snorkeling · Sunset· Beach Walks

Hanalei Bay is a two-mile-long crescent-shaped bay that offers activities for the whole family. The Hanalei Pavilion, is a life-guarded nestled along the stunning shores of Hanalei Bay on Kauai’s north shore, is a beloved landmark offering breathtaking views and coastal charm. With its iconic red-roofed pavilion set against a backdrop of verdant mountains and azure waters, this picturesque setting embodies the essence of Hawaiian paradise.

Visitors can soak up the sun on the golden sands, swim in the crystal-clear waters, or simply relax and take in the panoramic vistas. The Hanalei Pavilion serves as a gathering point for beachgoers, providing shade, picnic tables, and a place to savor the beauty of Hanalei Bay. Whether you’re capturing the sunset, enjoying water activities, or simply basking in the tranquility of the surroundings, the Hanalei Pavilion is a cherished destination for locals and visitors alike. Experience the timeless allure of Hanalei Bay at the iconic Hanalei Pavilion, where every moment is a celebration of Kauai’s natural splendor.

Beach Safety

  • Choose beaches with a lifeguard.
  • Before entering the water check for any warning signs indicating hazardous conditions.
  • Avoid swimming during high surf.
  • Never swim alone.
  • Never allow small children to swim or play in water unattended.
  • Never swim in murky water and never swim in river mouths.
  • Never turn your back on the ocean, an unexpected wave can knock you down and drag you out.
  • Listen to weather and surf forecasts on local radio or check the surf report

Tours in the Area