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Kamakahonu Bay

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Kamakahonu Bay

Where: North Kona, Alli Drive - Historic Kailua Village, island of Hawaiʻi
Activities: Snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding
Amenities: Rental kiosk

Located in the heart of Historic Kailua Village, this scenic beach is just a short walk from Kamakahonu, the historic residence of Kamehameha I. Kamakahonu also offers some of the best snorkeling in Hawaiʻi. Rent a wide variety of snorkeling equipment at the Kona Boys beach kiosk.  They also offer guided kayak, SUP, and snorkel tours, as well as rent beach gear like chairs and umbrellas if you want to pack light.

Please note: Hawaiʻi's ocean and beach conditions are as unique as the islands themselves. Visit HIOCEANSAFETY.COM which constantly monitors the surf, wind, and reports from public safety officials that directly affect the conditions for safety of Hawaiian beaches. Use the hazard signs on HIOCEANSAFETY.COM as well to quickly assess conditions and help you find the appropriate beach for your visit.

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