Spend a day on the white sand and in the turquoise waters of Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay). Often called Kua Bay, the area is part of the Kekaha Kai State Park. Head here to get away from the crowds. The beach is small and stays relatively quiet because of its isolated location. The shallow water and soft sandbar make for pleasant swimming. Bring an umbrella, as natural shade is limited. Also remember to bring drinking water and sunscreen because the cove does not have facilities nearby. Our Kailua-Kona trip site makes visiting Manini'owali Beach (Kua Bay) and other Kailua-Kona attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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A beautiful beach to visit. The water is clear, the waves are good and the water is warm! Not a lot of shade so bring your umbrellas. Parking also is limited but you can park on the streets. Highly... more »
Priceless. One of the most beautiful beaches I have ever seen. The waves were big so I didn’t go in. (There we’re plenty of kids body surfing and boogie boarding). But for me, just looking at those... more »
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What a beautiful spot! It has some of the prettiest blue water and soft white sand! I can't wait to come back. 🤙🌞
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