Weke Road, North Shore, Kauai The entire Hanalei Bay is ringed with a white sand beach. The surrounding mountains embrace this bay and, in the early morning when the ocean is like glass, it mirrors the beauty of the cliffs.
The surfing in this area is famous and many locals as well as tourist visit the area. The Hanalei Pier is located on the east side of the long beach near where the Hanalei River enters the ocean. The Princeville Resort and golf courses are just on the other side of the river. Services and Amenities Long, sandy beach Lifeguard Restrooms Showers Grass and shady areas Picnic facilities and pavilions Fair swimming due to shorebreak and backwash Good surfing and boogie boarding Cautions: Strong currents, dangerous shorebreak, high surf, sudden drop off, sharp coral and slippery rocks.