Hapuna Beach State Park, Hawaii's Big Island
Name: Hapuna Beach State Park
What: One of the Big Island’s biggest white sand beaches
- Where: Along the Kohala Coast
Travel down the volcanic western coastline of the Kohala Coast and follow the signs to find a spectacular oasis that has earned a reputation as one of Hawaii Island’s finest beaches. The largest of the Big Island’s white sand beaches, Hapuna Beach has consistently been rated on numerous international Top Ten lists. Hapuna also offers consistently good conditions for swimming, bodyboarding, sunbathing and snorkelling.
Located adjacent to the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel and nearby its sister hotel, the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, you’ll find ample parking, along with food vendors, picnic areas, public toilets and showers. Beat the South Kohala heat by taking a dip in the warm waters of Hapuna Beach.