• Discover the timeless charm of Hanalei, located just 3 miles west of Princeville, past two scenic lookouts, across a historic one-lane bridge and amongst wetland taro fields, you’ll seem to travel back in time as you arrive in Hanalei.
  • World famous beach and Hanalei Bay, this small Kaua’i town, measuring less than one square mile is. More than a surfer’s paradise. Relax on the beautiful and breathtaking crescent-shaped sandy beach, read a book, or stroll to the Hanalei Pier and watch locals fish as you gaze at sailboats in the bay. Lifeguards ensure a safe swimming, surfing, or boogie boarding experience in the warm turquoise waters. Explore the Hanalei River by kayak or stand-up paddleboard, passing under the historic one-lane bridge. For a more challenging adventure, hike the Okolehao Trail and enjoy picturesque views along the 2.5-mile trail.
  • Quaint town of Hanalei boasts local shops and boutiques. Shop at Ching Young Village and Hanalei Center, where historical buildings like the old Hanalei Schoolhouse house surf shops and art galleries featuring local artists. Hanalei town is within a short stroll from Hanalei, making this location ideal. Find the perfect keepsake to remember your island getaway.
  • Indulge in a variety of dining options, from BBQ to take-out or sit-down meals, prolific food choices await you. Visit the supermarket or health-food store for groceries, try a plate lunch from a food truck, or savor fusion cuisine and tropical cocktails at a bistro. Don’t miss the chance to try Hawaiian shave ice with traditional flavors like coconut, lychee, and lilikoi, topped with a scoop of macadamia nut or mango ice cream.
  • Experience the untouched beauty of Hanalei, where free-roaming roosters and chickens remind you of its unspoiled charm. The resort-free town welcomes you as you come to understand the meaning of slowing down. Embrace the warm aloha and the relaxed pace of “island time” that will refresh your spirit.