How convenient can the location of a home be? Easy Walking to Town & the Beach. The sheer natural beauty of Hanalei is everywhere. Hanalei Bay was rated the #1 Beach in the US in 2009. Hanalei sits at the base of the stunning and majestic Bali Hai Mountains in the most popular location on Kauai's Famed North Shore.
You can conveniently walk to Hanalei Bay, Hanalei Village, the Farmer's Market, the Wai'oli Church as well as easily drive to any other north shore beach; Lumahai, Ke'e, Tunnels, Hideaways, or Anini. Enjoy a taste of Kauai with the best location.
Hanalei is a laid back surf town. The backdrop of the lush green mountains, and multiple waterfalls, combined with the easy pace of the locals and nearly 2 miles of white sand beach make Hanalei the only place for many island guests.
Hanalei Bay is known for its crescent shaped beach and its landmark pier. Beach access is easy and parking plentiful. Hanalei Bay is a wonderful ocean playground to learn to surf, fish, watch sailboats, try your luck at stand up paddle boarding, swim and boogie board. You can even rent a kayak and travel down the Hanalei River that empties into the bay and travel out into the pacific. You can stroll through a small shopping village with quaint little restaurants, surf shops, shave ice and casual art galleries.
Hanalei Bay is unsurpassed as a vacation destination. Everything you could possibly dream of is here, beautiful beaches, surfing, shopping, dining, gentle rains and sunny days. Kauai's North Shore offers many options for swimming, surfing, wind and kite surfing, snorkeling, and hiking, including the breathtaking Kalalau Trail. Hanalei valley and town is a cultural and historic treasure, with the best shops and restaurants in Kauai all in walking distance.