• Lifeguarded


  • Good For

    Surfing· Fishing· Sunrise· Beach Walks

With its expansive golden sands and crystal-clear waters, Kealia Beach invites travelers to immerse themselves in the island’s natural beauty. Bask in the warm Hawaiian sun as gentle waves caress the shore, creating a serene ambiance perfect for relaxation. Surfers flock to the rolling waves, while families enjoy leisurely walks along the pristine coastline. Whether seeking adventure or solace, Kealia Beach offers an unforgettable experience amidst Kauai’s enchanting landscape. Dive into the magic of Kealia Beach and let the island’s tranquility wash over you

Kealia is known to have strong currents and wind swell, so use caution when deciding where to get in the water. Kealia Beach does have a lifeguard, restrooms, and showers. The Kapaa Coastal Path Ke Ala Hele Makalae follows along  Kealia’s long stretch of white sand beach is an excellent spot for beach strolling and whale watching during the winter months.

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