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A long crescent shaped beach with fine white sand, and semi private coves between trees reaching to the water, 69 Beach is a sort of off-the-beaten-path but still popular beach in Kona. It's come a... Read More
A long crescent shaped beach with fine white sand, and semi private coves between trees reaching to the water, 69 Beach is a sort of off-the-beaten-path but still popular beach in Kona. It's come a long way over the years, and now has an official (yet still dirt) parking area, cold water showers, and bathrooms. Yet it's still more secluded than other nearby beaches such as Hapuna State Beach Park. Although it's one long beach, there's different coves nestled in between trees that reach into the ocean. Children love to explore the water laden branches. Head down Highway 19 and keep going past Hapuna. You'll see the parking area on your right.
Kawaihae, HI 96743
- Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: 69 Beach is a beautiful fine what sand beach with several coves nestled between trees reaching into the ocean.
- Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: This of-the-beaten-path beach provides secluded coves and amazing snorkeling.
- Best for Free Things to Do Because: As one of the more out of the way beaches in the area, 69 Beach offers privacy amongst the fine white sand and sun.